San francisco opera's new season opens september 7 with opera ball and cav/pag double bill. San francisco opera’s production of don giovanni opened june 4 at the war memorial opera house the production of mozart’s opera, starring ildebrando d'arcangelo in the title role, is a reimagining of the san francisco opera’s production in 2011, featuring new scenic design and projections by german visual artist tommi brem.
The san francisco examiner erwin schrott, left, and ildebrando d’arcangelo are excellent in san francisco opera’s “don giovanni” (courtesy cory weaver/san francisco opera) by james.
Erin wall as donna anna, from left, and ilderando dâ€™arcangelo as don giovanni perform during dress rehearsal for san francisco opera's production of mozart's don giovanni at the war memorial opera house in san francisco, calif, on friday, june 2, 2017. For ildebrando d’arcangelo, making his san francisco opera debut in the title role of the company’s summer production of “don giovanni,” the character’s obsessions are irresistible.