2015-2016 Season Calendar

Hearst Castle Exhibit Preview

A special reception to preview a new exhibit about Phoebe Apperson Hearst, mother of W.R. Hearst, which includes a multi-media presentation by musicologist Leta Miller with musical performances coordinated by Opera SLO in the spirit of the musicales that Phoebe Hearst hosted.

Saturday, May 21, at Hearst Castle Visitor Center. 5:30-8:00pm
Free to Friends of Hearst Castle/$35 for non-members.
For additional information visit

Photos courtesy © Hearst Castle/CA State Parks/State of CA ®.
All Rights Reserved.

OperaSLO is excited to be presenting Symphony at Sunset at Vina Robles Amphitheatre.

The diverse program will showcase popular music from Leroy Anderson, John Philip Sousa and Henry Mancini to Elvis Presley and Michael Jackson and from Disney to Hollywood , along with Americana favorites such as "America the Beautiful". Featured soloists include Babatunde Akinboboye, three artisits familiar to OperaSLO patrons.... April Amante, Deanna Delore and Paul Osborne. Symphony at Sunset will be conducted by OperaSLO Artistic Director Brian Asher Alhadeff. The whole family will love this evening of musical stars under the stars.

For ticket information, please call 800-745-3000 or order online at

2015-2016 The Met: Live in HD

(*see below for Performing Arts Center, San Luis Obispo showtimes)

Purchase Tickets Online:
In person/phone:  805.756.4849

Ticket sales:

- $22 for single opera ticket, all fees included.

- $12 for students with valid ID.

For the sixth year in a row, Cal Poly Arts and OperaSLO are proud to present The Metropolitan Opera's The Met: Live in HD Season. Come see any or all 10 high-definition simulcasts of the 2015-16 season. All broadcasts will be shown at the Performing Arts Center San Luis Obispo. For the most up-to-date information on the Met's Live in HD 2015-16 season, visit the Met website. To request a complimentary "Live in HD and Radio Program Guide" (a handy companion to enhance your HD viewing this season), click here.

* Become a Met member: here

Met Live Dates and Times for 2015-16

Strauss – ELEKTRA
New Production /First Time in HD / Encore Screening
Sunday, May 8, 2016 - 2:00pm
Sponsored by CF Buetow, in memory of Charlotte Buetow