Monthly Archives: May 2012

From the Desk of Artistic Director Jonathan Pell

by Megan Meister

I arrived yesterday afternoon in Toronto for a Saturday performance that oddly began at 4:30 in the afternoon.  Apparently this is one of the Canadian Opera Company’s most popular subscription series, and I must confess that I like the idea of it starting late enough in the day to run my Saturday errands and still […]

June at the Dallas Opera

by Megan Meister

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, May 9, 2012 Contact: Suzanne Calvin (214.443.1014/suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org) Or Megan Meister (214.443.1071/megan.meister@dallasopera.org) OUR CASUAL SUMMER EVENTS SERIES, “BARITONES & BEACHBALLS” IS SOARING FOR JUNE AT THE DALLAS OPERA ~~~~             DALLAS, MAY 9, 2012 – The Dallas Opera is ready to make your summer one to remember […]

The Dallas Opera Presents: Baritones & Beachballs

by Megan Meister

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, May 8, 2012 Contact: Suzanne Calvin (214.443.1014/suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org) Or Megan Meister (214.443.1071/megan.meister@dallasopera.org)                                                                 THE DALLAS OPERA PRESENTS BARITONES & BEACHBALLS ~~~~ POPULAR CASUAL SUMMER EVENTS SERIES READY FOR RE-LAUNCH ON JUNE 5, 2012 ~~~~ BROUGHT TO YOU BY FRIENDS OF THE DALLAS OPERA Special Thanks to Dallas Film Society, Scardello Artisan Cheese […]

THE DALLAS OPERA PRESENTS THE NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2012 “MARIA CALLAS DEBUT ARTIST OF THE YEAR”

by Megan Meister

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, May 7, 2012 Contact: Suzanne Calvin (214.443.1014/suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org) Or Megan Meister (214.443.1071/megan.meister@dallasopera.org)                                                                 THE DALLAS OPERA PRESENTS THE NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2012  “MARIA CALLAS DEBUT ARTIST OF THE YEAR” ~~~~ RENEWING SUBSCRIBERS WILL RECEIVE INSTRUCTIONS ENABLING THEM TO CAST THEIR VOTES ONLINE  DALLAS, MAY 7, 2012 – The Dallas Opera is proud […]

THE DALLAS OPERA IS PROUD TO PRESENT: TDO FAMILY SUBSCRIPTION PACKAGES FOR 2012-13

by Megan Meister

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, May 3, 2012 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214-443-1014 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org Or Megan Meister 214-443-1071 megan.meister@dallasopera.org                                                                 THE DALLAS OPERA IS PROUD TO PRESENT  TDO FAMILY SUBSCRIPTION PACKAGES FOR 2012-13 ~~~~ INCLUDING BUDGET-MINDED FAMILY SUBSCRIPTION TAKING PLACE THROUGHOUT THE YEAR JUST $12 PER PERSON TO SEE 3 PERFORMANCES! ~~~~ SINGLE TICKETS FOR FAMILY FRIENDLY […]

TDO IS PROUD TO PRESENT “COMPOSING CONVERSATIONS” WITH JOBY TALBOT

by Megan Meister

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, May 2, 2012 Contact: Suzanne Calvin (214.443.1014/suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org) Or Megan Meister (214.443.1071/megan.meister@dallasopera.org)                                                                 THE DALLAS OPERA IS PROUD TO PRESENT “COMPOSING CONVERSATIONS” ~~~~ Featuring Joby Talbot, Composer of ALICE IN WONDERLAND and the Film Score for THE HITCHHIKER’S GUIDE TO THE GALAXY ~~~~ MAY 15, 2012 AT 6:30 PM HAMON HALL, THE […]

From the Desk of Artistic Director Jonathan Pell

by Megan Meister

Congratulations are due to Michael Kahn, who directed our wonderful production of Romeo and Juliet last season, on being recognized by the Tony Awards Committee. Washington, D.C.’s Shakespeare Theatre is to receive this year’s Regional Theatre Award at the televised ceremony next month, and Michael has been the artistic director of that company since it […]