War Memorial Opera House

$45 – 'It's a Wonderful Life' at SF Opera, up to 60% Off

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Erin Mara
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SF Opera presents the beloved holiday story "It's a Wonderful Life," and tickets are up to 60% off.

The Deal

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  • This timeless story about second chances debuts at War Memorial Opera House in its West Coast premiere
  • Includes weekend matinees and a Thanksgiving weekend show
  • We love that Balcony Circle 1 seats are 50%-60% off, and Orchestra Premium seats are 40%-50% off
  • The production is based on Frank Capra’s treasured film, with music by popular American composer Jake Heggie

These ticket prices are available at War Memorial Opera House:

  • $45 (reg. $59-$114) ... Balcony Circle 1 and 2
  • $75 (reg. $76-$175) ... Orchestra 3 and 4, and Dress Circle
  • $150 (reg. $154-$306) ... Orchestra Premium and Orchestra Premium 2, Grand Tier Premium 2 and Grand Tier

Choose from the below  performances:

  • Tuesday, Nov. 20, at 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, Nov. 24, at 2 p.m.*
  • Sunday, Nov. 25, at 2 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Dec. 4, at 7:30 p.m.
  • Sunday, Dec. 9, at 2 p.m.

The opera opened to glowing reviews: The Mercury News said it "just might be the opera we need right now” and it's "so good — and so necessary." The San Francisco Chronicle said it is "a deeply pleasing addition to the roster of holiday entertainment."

See a sneak peek of the show.

Travelzoo Tips: The deepest discounts can be found for the Nov. 25 and Dec. 9 shows.

Note: *A special Family Day show has just been added on Saturday, Nov. 24; Tickets for this production are $40-$125 (reg. $50-$150). Additional fees for all shows are $12 per order, but that's the standard charge on all tickets.

Book by Jan. 15.

* A $3 per-ticket facility fee is included in all sections. Offer is subject to availability and available through this offer web page only, not by phone or in person. Offer is valid only for performances listed above and not for tickets previously purchased. Limit eight tickets per performance. All sales are final; no refunds or exchanges. Cast, programs, prices and schedules subject to change. Early purchase recommended, as performances often sell out. Restrictions may apply. Subject to availability.


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When You Can Go

Nov. 20, 24-25; Dec. 4, 9


Up to 60%

How to Book

  1. Click “Buy Tickets” for the performance of your choice.
  2. Choose your seating section and your seats.
  3. Click "Reserve" to add seats to your cart.
  4. Review your order, then click “Checkout.”
  5. Log in or create an account to complete purchase.


Fees: An additional $12 per order will apply.

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