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Super Call!
General Audition Scheduled for July 31

The Super Committee and Carrie Murphy are planning a General Call for all Supers, new and old, on Thursday July 31 from 5:30 – 8:30 PM.

The Opera Needs Super Animals for Die Zauberflöte

The San Francisco Opera will be holding auditions on August 1 for supernumerary roles in its upcoming production of Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)

Photos Are Up From the Summer Season

Go to the Photos Gallery to get a taste of the summer season.

Stage Diary

An intimate account of the Damnation of Faust rehearsal experience.


Bakesale Huge Success
Il trovatore Bakesale nets over $525

The last bakesale of the 2002 - 2003 season netted about $525 for the Super Coffers.

The Spearhead is Officially Online

Your Super Committee welcomes you to SpearheadNews.com!



What is a Super?

The unofficial motto of the San Francisco Opera Supernumeraries roughly translates to “We not only carry the Spears but also the Show”.

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Super Humans by Ulrica

La Cenerentola
Super Trooper Eddy Gordillo agreed to remove his moustache at “zero hour,” minutes before curtain on opening night and was...

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