Author Archives: Celeste Hart

Free Event! Composing Conversations Featuring Michel van der Aa

by Celeste Hart

THE DALLAS OPERA IS PROUD TO PRESENT European Composer/Technologist Michel van der Aa and The Dallas Opera’s General Director and CEO Keith Cerny in COMPOSING CONVERSATIONS  Thursday, November 17, 6:30 p.m. Studio Movie Grill – Dallas, Royal Lane  ~~~~  An Extraordinary Conversation and a Kaleidoscopic Taste of the Composer’s Approach to Musical Storytelling To RSVP […]

Tickets Still Available for FIRST NIGHT – Exciting Season Opening Events!

by Celeste Hart

Elegant Opening Night Dinner and After Party with the Cast Featuring the Hunter Sullivan Big Band Presented by Deutsche Bank Wealth Management Opening Weekend Sponsor The Eugene McDermott Foundation DALLAS, TX, OCTOBER 17, 2016 – Tickets are available for The Dallas Opera Season Opening event FIRST NIGHT, part of the exciting kick-off festivities of the […]

Season Opening Excitement – Tchaikovsky’s Treasure Eugene Onegin!

by Celeste Hart

THE DALLAS OPERA IS PROUD TO PRESENT TCHAIKOVSKY’S 1879 MASTERPIECE! EUGENE ONEGIN CONDUCTED BY MUSIC DIRECTOR EMMANUEL VILLAUME Starring Baritone Andrei Bondarenko as Onegin Soprano Svetlana Aksenova in her American Debut as Tatyana   THE LINDA AND MITCH HART  SEASON OPENING NIGHT PERFORMANCE Friday, October 28, 2016 at 8:00 p.m. The Margot and Bill Winspear Opera […]

FREE SIMULCAST OF THE MAGNIFICENT PRODUCTION OF MOBY-DICK!

by Celeste Hart

THE DALLAS OPERA IS PROUD TO PRESENT ITS FOURTEENTH FREE LIVE SIMULCAST — IN TWO LOCATIONS! MOBY-DICK Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer’s 2010 Masterpiece Returns as a High-Definition Adventure For Audiences in Klyde Warren Park (Dallas) And Kay Yeager Coliseum (Wichita Falls) ~~~~ FRIDAY, NOV. 4, 2016 Curtain Time, 7:30 p.m. Live from the Margot and […]

EMERGING ARTISTS – APPLY NOW TO THE GUILD VOCAL COMPETITION!

by Celeste Hart

THE DALLAS OPERA GUILD VOCAL COMPETITION IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FROM ACCOMPLISHED, YOUNG AMERICAN SINGERS! ~~~~ Chaired by Dr. Brian Zeger TDO Orchestra and Finalists Conducted by Mrs. Eugene McDermott Music Director Emmanuel Villaume ~~~~ Finals Round Scheduled for Sunday, April 30, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House The AT&T Performing […]

Supers or Extras Needed for Upcoming Production of Moby-Dick

by Celeste Hart

ATHLETIC, AGILE, ADVENTUROUS, AND UNAFRAID OF HEIGHTS? ~~~~ OPEN CALL FOR SUPERNUMERARIES FOR TDO’S FALL PRODUCTION OF HEGGIE AND SCHEER’S MOBY-DICK ~~~~ MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 7:30 p.m. at The Dallas Opera Rehearsal Center (Karayanis Rehearsal Production Center) 4301 S. Fitzhugh, Dallas, 75210 ~~~~ Share the Winspear stage with opera’s best and brightest! Respond by noon, […]

Keith Cerny to Receive Arts Leadership Award!

by Celeste Hart

Congratulations to our General Director and CEO Keith Cerny on his Excellence in Community Service Award from the Dallas Historical Society!  We are very pleased to share this exciting news and proud that the Historical Society has recognized his hard work, dedication, vision and solid leadership especially now that we celebrate our 60th Season!  The luncheon […]

Season Opening Excitement – FIRST NIGHT!

by Celeste Hart

The excitement for our 2016-17 Season continues to grow as we announce our FIRST NIGHT Opening Night events!  Patrons will enjoy “celebrity” treatment with a red carpet entrance to the black tie Pre-Performance Dinner, a spectacular presentation of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin which will be followed by a dazzling After Party with the cast! It all happens on […]