Category Archives: Dallas Opera News

Specific information to TDO not related to productions.

Audition Announcement! “SUPERS” Needed for Samson & Dalila

by Celeste Hart

THE DALLAS OPERA  ANNOUNCES AUDITION! SUPERNUMERARIES (NON-SINGING EXTRAS) WOMEN, MEN and CHILD NEEDED for SAMSON & DALILA ~~~~ AUDITION: MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2017, 7:30 p.m.  Karayanis Rehearsal Production Center 4301 S. Fitzhugh, Dallas, 75210 ~~~~ Respond by September 15, 2017 by emailing supers@dallasopera.org DALLAS, August 21, 2017 – The Dallas Opera is seeking women and men […]

Dancer Audition for SAMSON & DALILA Friday, August 18, 2017

by Celeste Hart

THE DALLAS OPERA ANNOUNCES AUDITION SEEKING DANCERS FOR AN EXCEPTIONAL OPPORTUNITY Those with ballet and modern dance experience are highly encouraged to audition. ~~~~ Performers to Appear in SAMSON & DALILA at the Winspear Opera House ~~~~ Audition:  Friday, August 18, 2017, 1:30-3:30 p.m. All Auditions at the Dallas Opera Rehearsal Center             […]

Opera Administrators Chosen for 2017 Hart Institute

by Suzanne Calvin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, August 9, 2017 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014 Or Celeste Hart at 214.443.1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org celeste.hart@dallasopera.org The Dallas Opera is Proud to Announce the Inaugural Class of Women Administrators For the 2017 Linda and Mitch Hart Institute ~~~~ Nov. 5 — 19, 2017 in Dallas, Texas ~~~~ Four Americans Selected for Elite Opera […]

Announcing FIRST NIGHT – Season Opening Events! Presented by Deutsche Bank Wealth Management

by Celeste Hart

THE DALLAS OPERA FIRST NIGHT FESTIVITIES BEGIN FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2017 AT 5:30 PM THE MARGOT AND BILL WINSPEAR OPERA HOUSE AT THE AT&T PERFORMING ARTS CENTER Red Carpet Arrival Gourmet Pre-Performance Dinner ~~~~ The Linda and Mitch Hart Season Opening Night Performance of SAMSON & DALILA by Camille Saint-Saëns Curtain Time, 8:00 p.m. ~~~~ […]

Dallas Opera Single Tickets Go On Sale Monday, July 10

by Suzanne Calvin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, July 7, 2017 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014 Or Celeste Hart at 214.443.1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org celeste.hart@dallasopera.org The Dallas Opera is Proud to Announce SINGLE TICKETS FOR THE 2017-18 SEASON “MOTIVES UNMASKED!” GO ON SALE TO THE PUBLIC MONDAY, JULY 10TH AT 9 A.M. ~~~~ Featuring Three Eagerly Awaited Classics Samson & Dalila (Oct. […]

Season Kick-Off Announcement! FIRST SIGHT FASHION SHOW and LUNCHEON

by Celeste Hart

ONE OF THE MOST CAPTIVATING FASHION EVENTS OF THE FALL SEASON! THE DALLAS OPERA’S FIRST SIGHT FASHION SHOW AND LUNCHEON NORTHPARK CENTER PRESENTING SPONSOR ~~~~ DESIGNS BY SALVATORE FERRAGAMO  GOURMET LUNCHEON BY WOLFGANG PUCK ~~~~             DALLAS, June 28, 2017 – Fashionistas and arts lovers alike will flock to one of the most captivating fetes this fall, FIRST SIGHT […]

Women Conductors Chosen for 2017 Hart Institute

by Suzanne Calvin

Photo by Karen Almond, Dallas Opera FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, June 23, 2017 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014 Or Celeste Hart at 214.443.1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org celeste.hart@dallasopera.org The Dallas Opera is Proud to Announce the Conductors and Observers for Third Annual Linda and Mitch Hart Institute for Women Conductors at The Dallas Opera ~~~~ Nov. 5 — 19, […]

Dallas Opera Announces 2017 Maria Callas Debut Artist of the Year

by Suzanne Calvin

Marina Costa-Jackson in her award-winning role as Adalgisa in The Dallas Opera’s NORMA.  Photo by Karen Almond, Dallas Opera FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, June 15, 2017 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014 Or Celeste Hart at 214.443.1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org celeste.hart@dallasopera.org THE DALLAS OPERA IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE AMERICAN SOPRANO MARINA COSTA-JACKSON HONORED TONIGHT AS THE 2017 “MARIA CALLAS […]

FIRST SIGHT/FIRST NIGHT Event Chairs Announced!

by Celeste Hart

THE DALLAS OPERA ANNOUNCES CHAIRS FOR SPLENDID 2017-2018 SEASON OPENING EVENTS DIANNE AND MARK LAROE FOR FIRST SIGHT/FIRST NIGHT             DALLAS, TX, JUNE 8, 2017 – The Dallas Opera is delighted to announce that dedicated philanthropists Dianne B. LaRoe and Mark H. LaRoe have accepted the positions of Chairs of FIRST SIGHT/FIRST NIGHT, the spectacular 2017-2018 Season […]

Cast Change for May 7th Performance of NORMA

by Suzanne Calvin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, May 3, 2017 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014                     Or Celeste Hart 214-443-1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org                                celeste.hart@dallasopera.org   THE DALLAS OPERA ANNOUNCES A CAST CHANGE FOR THE FINAL PERFORMANCE OF NORMA by Vincenzo Bellini ~~~~ Soprano Aviva Fortunata Steps into the Title Role Co-Starring Marina Costa-Jackson, Yonghoon Lee And Christian Van Horn Conducted by Music […]