Daily Archives: March 30, 2011

Rigoletto and the Curse of Class – Sally-Page Stuck – FB Contest Winner Review Writer’s take of RIGOLETTO

by christian.anderson

Dallas, TX – In its second season at the new Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House, the Dallas Opera presented the opening night of Rigoletto on March 25, 2011. Rigoletto, by Giuseppe Verdi with libretto by Francesco Maria Piave, was based on a play by Victor Hugo. Rigoletto originally opened in 1851 in Venice. Maestro […]

Don’t Keep This a Secret

by Suzanne Calvin

One of our regular reviewers, Arts Editor Terry Mathews of the “Sulphur Springs News-Telegram” brought her husband with her to experience our outstanding production of “Rigoletto” and the pair decided to take advantage of the Dallas Opera’s free pre-performance lecture, the “Joy and Ronald Mankoff Opera Overture.” Here’s what they discovered. Suzanne Calvin, Manager/Director Media […]