Daily Archives: September 16, 2011

The Kimbell: Year One

by Suzanne Calvin

The fact is, we are incredibly lucky, here in North Texas, to have proximity and access to an amazing number of extraordinary art museums and collections. This ain’t booster talk; when you stop to think of the DMA, the Meadows Museum, the Crow Collection, the Nasher Sculpture Center, the Amon Carter Museum, the Fort Worth […]

Eh? What Was That You Said?

by Suzanne Calvin

Okay, so I’m no musician. Music may not save your life but musicianship just might save your hearing. Or, at least, the ability to differentiate between conversation and background noise. It’s all in the brain, according to Canadian researchers reporting in the journal “Psychology and Aging.” More details in this article in Miller-McCune. Suzanne Calvin, […]

FIRST NIGHT Celebrations October 21st

by Suzanne Calvin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, September 15, 2011 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214-443-1014/suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org THE DALLAS OPERA & DELOITTE PRESENT “FIRST NIGHT” THE OPENING NIGHT CELEBRATION OF THE 2011-2012 SEASON, IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE OPENING NIGHT PERFORMANCE OF “LUCIA DI LAMMERMOOR,” WITH ENDOWED SUPPORT UNDERWRITTEN BY LINDA AND MITCH HART ~~~~ FRIDAY, OCTOBER 21, 2011 ~~~~ THE MARGOT […]

Fashion@theOpera

by Megan Meister

  Canadian born, Geoffrey Henning started in Toronto in fashion for Alfred Sung and others before moving to NYC, where he worked for Ann Taylor and New York and Company.  He has been VP of Design for Women for JCPenney for nine years.  He also does custom design for private clients. He is a frequent […]