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Dolores Claiborne

Dolores Claiborne : By Tobias Picker
SAN FRANCISCO  •  War Memorial Opera House  •  Ongoing

Tobias Picker: Dolores Claiborne
Libretto: J. D. McClatchy
Based on the novel Dolores Claiborne by Stephen King
By arrangement with Andrew Welch
Commissioned by San Francisco Opera

Desperate. Passionate. Trapped. Dolores Claiborne is willing to do whatever it takes to save herself and her daughter—even if that means taking a life. The feisty Maine housekeeper, memorably played by Kathy Bates in the 1995 movie, Dolores will be sung by Patricia Racette.

George Manahan, conductor  
Director: James Robinson  
Set Designer: Allen Moyer  
Costume Designer: James Schuette  
Lighting Designer: Christopher Akerlind  
Projection Designer: Greg Emetaz
Chorus Director: Ian Robertson  
Fight Director: Dave Maier 


Dolores Claiborne: Patricia Racette
Dolores Claiborne: Catherine Cook (1, 4 October)
Selena St. George: Susannah Biller  
Vera Donovan: Elizabeth Futral  
Joe St. George: Wayne Tigges  
Detective Thibodeau: Greg Fedderly

San Francisco Opera Website

Detailed schedule information:

8:00 pm

Contact: San Francisco Opera
301 Van Ness Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94102

Tel: (1) 415 864 33 30

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