Florencia en el Amazonas

Florencia en el Amazonas
April 20 - May 5, 2024


Opera San José is thrilled to present the long-awaited Bay Area premiere of Mexican composer, Daniel Catan’s masterpiece Florencia en el Amazonas, OSJ’s first spanish language work. Crystal Manich returns after her celebrated West Side Story to direct this new production. Set on a steamboat voyaging down the enchanted Amazon rainforest, the glamorous Florencia and the other passengers go on a life-changing adventure. Charged with the magical realism of Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the opera blurs the boundaries of the real and the fantastic to explore and reveal longing, grief and love. Mo. Marcheso conducts.

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Sat, April 20, 2024
7:30 PM
Sun, April 21, 2024
2:00 PM
Fri, April 26, 2024
7:30 PM
Sun, April 28, 2024
2:00 PM
Fri, May 3, 2024
7:30 PM
Sun, May 5, 2024
2:00 PM


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The performance will run approximately two hours and thirty minutes with one intermission.

The run time includes the intermission in its overall time.

Doors open 90 minutes before the performance.

12:30 PM for matinees and 6:00 PM for evening performances

Join us for a preshow discussion at 1:00 PM for matinees and 6:30 PM for evening performances.

The organ player will be performing 30 minutes before curtain.


We always encourage you to choose public transportation when possible, but if you do drive, please give yourself plenty of extra time and carpool whenever possible.

For those being dropped off / picked up, there is a passenger loading zone directly in front of the theatre entrance. For more information on parking in Downtown San Jose please visit parksj.org


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