Daily Archives: September 2, 2008

George Steel, on a "High Note"

by tdoadmin

If you missed this week’s Dallas “Observer,” you missed a fascinating article by Jesse Hyde about The Dallas Opera’s new general director, George Steel.  You can avail yourself of his timely analysis right here. We’re glad to see that the “cultural conversation” Steel frequently alludes to, is already heating up! Suzanne Calvin, Assoc. Dir. of […]

George Steel, on a “High Note”

by Suzanne Calvin

If you missed this week’s Dallas “Observer,” you missed a fascinating article by Jesse Hyde about The Dallas Opera’s new general director, George Steel.  You can avail yourself of his timely analysis right here. We’re glad to see that the “cultural conversation” Steel frequently alludes to, is already heating up! Suzanne Calvin, Assoc. Dir. of […]

Twilight of the "Ahhhhhhs"

by tdoadmin

Actually, it comes as no surprise that the board in Bayreuth sided with Katharina Wagner (Wolfgang’s choice) and her half-sister, Eva Wagner-Pasquier, to run the renowned German festival.  However, the inexperienced Katharina has already disappointed audiences with last season’s “Die Meistersinger” in which she directed the cast to drop their drawers and wave plastic phalluses […]

Twilight of the “Ahhhhhhs”

by Suzanne Calvin

Actually, it comes as no surprise that the board in Bayreuth sided with Katharina Wagner (Wolfgang’s choice) and her half-sister, Eva Wagner-Pasquier, to run the renowned German festival.  However, the inexperienced Katharina has already disappointed audiences with last season’s “Die Meistersinger” in which she directed the cast to drop their drawers and wave plastic phalluses […]