Season Opening Gala

To celebrate Opera San José’s 30th Anniversary season, a special dinner for Falstaff will be held at the Sainte Claire Hotel on September 7, 2013. Join us at 5 p.m. for a champagne reception in the hotel atrium, followed by a three-course meal in the grand ballroom with entertainment by a resident artist. Following the performance, a post-opera party with the cast will be presented in the Palm Room of the Sainte Claire Hotel. This is the only opening night dinner that will take place this season.

To purchase tickets ($100 per person), call the OSJ Box Office (408. 437.4450).

Irene Dalis Vocal Competition and Tribute Dinner

Join us for the Eighth Annual Irene Dalis Vocal Competition where ten artists will compete with their vocal pyrotechnics for $50,000 in cash prizes. Be there to cast your vote! Date: May 10, 2014 at 3pm at the California Theatre. Following the competition, a Tribute Dinner in honor of General Director Irene Dalis will take place at the Sainte Claire Hotel, just a short walk from the theatre. A formal invitation will be sent out in March 2014 with ticket prices and other details. Tickets can be order via the OSJ Box Office (408.437.4455) or online at