Daily Archives: September 20, 2012

Mezzo-Soprano Susan Nicely as the One-and-Only Julia Child in BON APPÉTIT!

by Megan Meister

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, September 20, 2012 THE DALLAS OPERA PRESENTS MEZZO-SOPRANO SUSAN NICELY AS THE ONE-AND-ONLY JULIA CHILD In Lee Hoiby’s Delectable Oven-Proof Opera BON APPÉTIT! ~~~~ Saturday, February 9, 2013 Two Performances: 11:30 a.m. & 2:00 p.m. Dallas Farmers Market Demonstration Kitchen ~~~~ LIMITED SEATS — FREE WITH RSVP ~~~~ Supported by The Perot […]

Tod Machover, Musical Genius and “Mad Scientist”

by Suzanne Calvin

“And other times, my hair is this big.” Admittedly, he does have that 1930s black-and-white cinema mad scientist hairdo, no doubt inspired by the real life Albert Einstein. But there’s nothing remotely scary about cutting-edge composer and MIT Media Lab legend Tod Machover, who came to Dallas this week for an enthusiastic ”Composing Conversation” with Art&Seek producer-reporter […]

Desperately Seeking Supers

by Suzanne Calvin

  Well, okay, “desperately” may be too strong a word but we’re still signing folks up for the shirtless non-singing roles in AIDA, opening on Friday, October 26th. More details from Carl Hoover at the “Waco Tribune”. Those with perky pecs and awesome abs can apply for a modestly paid role in AIDA right here.  Please note […]