• Monday, April 3rd

    Season Subscriptions On Sale!

    Five outstanding operas will be featured for the 2017-2018 Season!

    Enjoy savings, convenience and all our subscriber benefits when you purchase a subscription package! Subscribers save on additional mainstage tickets, have first access to our social and education events, and enjoy benefits like ticket exchanges. Interest-free payment plans are still available, so you can break your ticket cost in to affordable monthly payments. More info

    Time 10:30am

    Where Winspear Opera House, 2403 Flora St, Dallas, TX 75201, USA (directions)

  • Monday, April 3rd

    2017-18 Family Subscriptions on Sale!

    Purchase your subscription to The Dallas Opera's 2017-2018 Family Season! Season subscriptions on sale now! More info

    Time 10:30am

    Where Winspear Opera House, 2403 Flora St, Dallas, TX 75201, USA (directions)

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    Monday, May 1st

    Dallas Opera Perspectives

    Walk-up patrons welcome!

    Join us for an extraordinary conversation with Dr. Beck Weathers about one of the deadliest days in modern mountaineering history. Hosted by General Director and CEO Keith Cerny, it’s a rare and compelling look at a true-life adventure on Mount Everest with tragic consequences.

    Eight people died near the summit of the world’s highest peak within one 24-hour period in May 1996. Dr. Weathers managed to survive some of the harshest conditions on the planet and make his way back to base camp, having been twice left for dead.

    Why settle for second and third-person narratives when you can hear the whole story for yourself? A unique perspective available to a select few who seize this opportunity to encounter history.

    This event will be held inside Montgomery Arts Theater at Booker T. Washington HSPVA. Nearest parking will be Lexus Red garage located beneath the Winspear Opera House.

    Time 6:30pm

    Where Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts (map) (directions)

    Cost FREE

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    Thursday, May 4th

    Arjuna's Dilemma

    By Cuomo

    Experience an exotic and appealing soundscape that combines elements of both the East and West in this visually-enhanced concert performance of Douglas Cuomo’s critically acclaimed opera about life’s biggest questions. Based on the ancient text of the Bhagavad Gita, the composer melds classical jazz, chamber and Indian musical traditions to create a work of both sweeping grandeur and hushed intimacy. Critics have found it “gripping”, “gorgeous”, “astonishing”, and entirely original.

    Conductor Nicole Paiement

    Time 7:30pm

    Where Winspear Opera House (map) (directions)

    Cost $50

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    Friday, May 5th

    Everest - A Semi-staged Performance

    By Talbot & Scheer | Sung in English with English Supertitles

    A semi-staged performance-with projections-of Joby Talbot and Gene Scheer’s stunningly powerful and poignant masterpiece conducted by Music Director Emmanuel Villaume. This true-life tale of an ill-fated expedition to Mt. Everest features several star’s from TDO’s 2015 world premiere, including Andrew Bidlack as Adventure Consultants guide Rob Hall and Kevin Burdette as Beck Weathers.

    Starring Andrew BidlackKevin Burdette

    Conductor Emmanuel Villaume

    Time 7:30pm

    Where Winspear Opera House (map) (directions)

    Cost $25-$75

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    Saturday, May 6th

    The Magic Piano

    By Chopin from Breakthru Films

    This animation adventure produced in 2011 is the tale of two children in Warsaw who discover an old piano abandoned on a junk heap. It becomes their magical ride through the skies above Europe, as the kids dodge hot air balloons in France, fierce storms and darkening skies over London.

    All seating will be general admission seating.

    Time 2:00pm

    Where Winspear Opera House (map) (directions)

    Cost $10

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    Sunday, May 7th

    Norma - Final Performance

    By Bellini | Sung in Italian with English Supertitles

    A passionate love triangle among high-powered players turns perilous when a priestess seeks revenge for the betrayal. Set amidst the turmoil of the Roman occupation of Gaul, Norma contemplates murder after her lover falls for a young priestess. More info

    Time 2:00pm

    Where Winspear Opera House (map) (directions)

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    Saturday, May 13th

    Community Performance at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

    Join us for a community performance of John Davies' The Three Little Pigs. This children's opera tells the classic tale with an emphasis on the importance of reading and harnessing a love for learning as the three piggies do their best to keep Wolfgang Bigbad at bay.

    The performance at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden will be a special abridged performance which will include a narrator and musical excerpts from the production.

    The performance will be at the Puppet Show stage in the Glade.


    • 11:00 am First performance
    • 1:00 pm Second performance

    Where Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden (map) (directions)

    Cost Performance is FREE with Admission to the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden. Children’s Adventure Garden Admission is $18 per person and FREE for children under 2 years of age.
    Parking at the Arboretum varies from $8 Purchased online - $15 purchased on site