Monthly Archives: August 2009

Cultural Mecca

by Suzanne Calvin

…So to speak.  (image of performing arts center courtesy of Zaha Hadid Architects) Here’s hoping that the rather crazed East-Coast academic who keeps wringing out inaccurate diatribes about the “billion dollar” big-haired Texas arts center will catch this story: Abu Dhabi is evidently putting together an off-shore cultural district to the tune of 27 billion dollars that […]

What Are They Doing Now?

by tdo

Stage Director Stephen Lawless is no stranger to The Dallas Opera. His riveting production of Roberto Devereux from this past season is still firmly in my mind. Stephen will return to direct our final installment in the Donizetti “Tudor Trilogy”, Anna Bolena, in the fall of 2010. But, how has he been spending his summer? […]