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    Sunday, February 1st

    La Wally, Act IV / Everest

    La Wally
    By Alfred Catalani | Sung in Italian with English Supertitles

    Set high in the Austrian Alps, the first half of this exciting double bill is the climactic final act of an opera about a free-spirited and fiercely passionate young woman who realizes, too late, that love delayed isn't always love denied.

    Everest World Premiere
    By Joby Talbot | Sung in English with English Supertitles

    On the slopes of Mount Everest, luck and the weather can turn with equal ferocity and swiftness, and dreams die even for the most valiant of men. Composer Joby Talbot joins forces with librettist Gene Scheer to bring us this breathtaking Dallas Opera world premiere! More info

    Time 2:00pm

    Where Winspear Opera House (map) (directions)

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    Wednesday, February 4th

    La Wally, Act IV / Everest

    La Wally
    By Alfred Catalani | Sung in Italian with English Supertitles

    Set high in the Austrian Alps, the first half of this exciting double bill is the climactic final act of an opera about a free-spirited and fiercely passionate young woman who realizes, too late, that love delayed isn't always love denied.

    Everest World Premiere
    By Joby Talbot | Sung in English with English Supertitles

    On the slopes of Mount Everest, luck and the weather can turn with equal ferocity and swiftness, and dreams die even for the most valiant of men. Composer Joby Talbot joins forces with librettist Gene Scheer to bring us this breathtaking Dallas Opera world premiere! More info

    Time 7:30pm

    Where Winspear Opera House, 2403 Flora Street, Dallas, TX, United States (directions)

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    Saturday, February 7th

    La Wally, Act IV / Everest - Final Performance

    La Wally
    By Alfred Catalani | Sung in Italian with English Supertitles

    Set high in the Austrian Alps, the first half of this exciting double bill is the climactic final act of an opera about a free-spirited and fiercely passionate young woman who realizes, too late, that love delayed isn't always love denied.

    Everest World Premiere
    By Joby Talbot | Sung in English with English Supertitles

    On the slopes of Mount Everest, luck and the weather can turn with equal ferocity and swiftness, and dreams die even for the most valiant of men. Composer Joby Talbot joins forces with librettist Gene Scheer to bring us this breathtaking Dallas Opera world premiere! More info

    Time 7:30pm

    Where Winspear Opera House (map) (directions)

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    Sunday, February 8th

    Family Concert: Mozart and Company

    This year’s Family Concerts will present “Mozart & Company,” an original program designed to introduce the young and the young at heart to one of the world’s most well-known composers and his music. This terrific event will be guided by the composer’s mentor and close friend, “Papa Franz Joseph Haydn”, and features wonderful soloists and the superb Dallas Opera Orchestra under the baton of Keith Chambers.

    Schedule

    • 12:30 pm Lobby Activities
    • 2:00 pm Performance

    Where Winspear Opera House (map) (directions)

    Cost $5, or a full subscription to see all 3 family performances is only $12. Family subscriptions on sale now.

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    Saturday, February 14th

    The Elixir of Love at Mountain View Community College

    By Gaetano Donizeti | Sung in English

    Set in Texas, this excerpt performance of Donizetti's The Elixir of Love tells a tale about a young man who hopes to win the heart of his true love, with the help of one Doctor Dulcamara and his mysterious potion! This performance is comedic, fun, magical and relatable; the perfect opera introduction.

    Come early to enjoy free pre-performance activities hosted by Mountain View College. Performance will be held in the Mountain View College Performance Hall on the East Campus in the East Building.

    RSVP's are no longer being accepted but walk up attendance is encouraged, ample seating is available for this performance

    Schedule

    • 12:30 pm Pre-performance activities
    • 1:00 pm Theater doors open, all seating General Admission
    • 1:30 pm Performance begins

    Where Mountain View College, 4849 W Illinois Ave, Dallas, TX 75211, USA (directions)

    Cost FREE, with RSVP sign up today!

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    Tuesday, February 17th

    2015 Juanita and Henry S. Miller Founders Award

    This highly-anticipated event is held each year to honor a family’s extraordinary commitment to the arts in Dallas. The 2015 recipients are Holly and Tom Mayer.

    We hope you will join us at Dallas Country Club on Tuesday, February 17th. All proceeds from the event support The Dallas Opera, its productions, and its family education programs, which reach over 25,000 children and adults each year.

    Founders Luncheon Chairs: Leslie Champlin and Susan Duvall

    Invitations will be mailed in January
    To purchase tickets contact Susan McIntyre at 214-443-1049

    Schedule

    • 11:30am reception
    • Noon - 1:30pm luncheon, award presentation, and performance

    Where Dallas Country Club, Beverly Drive, Dallas, TX, United States

    Cost Tickets start at $175

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    Tuesday, February 24th

    Sip and Shop

    Find the perfect spring outfit while you sip and shop for a good cause. 15% of all sales will go to The Dallas Opera when you mention The Women's Board of The Dallas Opera.

    Schedule

    • 4:00 - 6:00pm

    Where J.McLaughlin, 4040 Villanova Street, Dallas, TX 75225, United States

    Cost FREE

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    Saturday, February 28th

    Skating for Kindness

    Join us to Skate for Kindness for a skating party including snacks to raise support and awareness for Becoming Santa Claus, the Opera's family-friendly holiday opera premiering in December 2015. Please bring new athletic socks to donate to Crossroads Community Service to be distributed to those in need. Chairs: Stacie Whitley and Rhonda Marcus suggested ages 6 - 13

    Time 5:30pm

    Where White Rock Skate Center, 10055 Shoreview Road, Dallas, TX 75238, United States

    Cost $20 minimum donation