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San Francisco Opera: Gounod's FAUST, Sept. 15th at 1 pm

Cory Weaver

It may have been Faust who sold his soul to the devil, but the innocent Marguerite takes the fall in this classic story that dates back to the 1400s; the opera premiered in Paris in 1859. Patricia Racette, Stefano Secco, and John Relyea star in this 2010 production conducted by Maurizio Benini. Saturday, September 15th, 1 to 4 pm.

Synopsis

Charles François Gounod: FAUST (in French)
 
CAST:
Faust: Stefano Secco
Mephistopheles: John Relyea
Marguerite: Patricia Racette
Wagner: Austin Kness
Siebel: Daniela Mack
Valentin: Brian Mulligan
Marthe: Catherine Cook
CONDUCTOR: Maurizio Benini
San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus