Encounter opera like no one has before

The Elixir of Love Encounter

We invite you to travel to a glamorous 1950s seaside hotel to experience Donizetti’s The Elixir of Love in a part opera, part party, one night only event.


Experience act one of The Elixir of Love sitting in the audience, and then immerse yourself in the world of the effervescent comedy in a transformed opera house.

Recommended for audiences 21+

Made Possible By

Made Possible By

The Elixir of Love Encounter is made possible, in part, by the Creative Edge Fund with major support from founding funders Carol and Dixon Doll, Peter Fenton and Kate Greer, and Bob Ellis.

The Elixir of Love is made possible, in part, by Jerome L. and Thao N. Dodson; the San Francisco Opera Guild; and Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem

To learn about The Elixir of Love Encounter and The Elixir of Love sponsorship opportunities, please contact Chief Philanthropy Officer Lisa Bury at lbury@sfopera.com or (415) 551-6226 or Director of Business Partnerships Duygu Gun at dgun@sfopera.com or (415) 565-6458.