Category Archives: Dallas Opera News

Specific information to TDO not related to productions.

Dallas Opera Looking for a Few Good (Extra) Men

by Suzanne Calvin

This may be your chance to shine in a non-singing part on The Dallas Opera stage!  Details to follow. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, February 8, 2017 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014                            Or Celeste Hart 214.443.1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org                                    celeste.hart@dallasopera.org                                       […]

Dallas Opera Guild Vocal Competition Semi-Finalists Announced

by Suzanne Calvin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, February 7, 2017 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014 Or Celeste Hart 214.443.1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org celeste.hart@dallasopera.org The Dallas Opera and The Dallas Opera Guild Are Proud to Jointly Announce the Outstanding Semi-Finalists of the 29th Annual “Dallas Opera Guild Vocal Competition” ~~~~ Admission $5! Lexus Red Parking $5! Audience Members Vote on “People’s Choice” […]

Mezzos and Margaritas: A Q&A with Sarah Mesko

by Matt Becher

    This February’s Music and Masterpieces event features mezzo-soprano Sarah Mesko in recital at the Dallas Museum of Art in conjunction with their Shaken, Stirred, Styled: The Art of the Cocktail exhibition. Sarah touches down in Dallas following a role debut as Carmen at Washington National Opera in the Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist performance and […]

Hart Institute Featured on PBS NewsHour Tonight

by Suzanne Calvin

Check It Out! THE DALLAS OPERA’S LINDA AND MITCH HART INSTITUTE FOR WOMEN CONDUCTORS WILL BE FEATURED TONIGHT ON PBS NewsHour ~~~~ 6:00 to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 31, 2017 On Your Local PBS Station (times may vary) http://www.pbs.org/newshour/tv-schedule/ ~~~~ Distinguished Faculty included Marin Alsop, Nicole Paiement, Carlo Montanaro, Alice Farnham and Alec Treuhaft ~~~~ […]

2017-2018 Season Announcement at NorthPark Center

by Suzanne Calvin

Photo by Maxine Helfman  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, January 26, 2017 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014                            or Celeste Hart 214.443.1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org                                    celeste.hart@dallasopera.org     THE DALLAS OPERA PROUDLY PRESENTS ITS 61st INTERNATIONAL SEASON ~~~~ FIVE AMAZING PRODUCTIONS INCLUDING THE U.S. PREMIERE OF  MICHEL VAN DER AA’S SUNKEN GARDEN AND A DELIGHTFUL KORNGOLD RARITY: THE RING OF […]

“Madame Butterfly” in HD at The Star in Frisco!

by Suzanne Calvin

  THE STARS WILL ALIGN IN FRISCO AS THE DALLAS OPERA PRESENTS ITS 15TH FREE SIMULCAST MADAME BUTTERFLY by GIACOMO PUCCINI AT THE STAR IN FRISCO One Cowboys Way, Frisco, TX ~~~~ Starring Soprano Hui He and Tenor Gianluca Terranova Donato Renzetti Conducts SATURDAY, MARCH 18, 2017, 7:30 p.m. Simulcast Live in High Definition from […]

Michael Fabiano in Recital, January 22, Dallas City Performance Hall

by Suzanne Calvin

    The Dallas Opera Proudly Presents ONE OF THE WORLD’S MOST EXCITING TENORS MICHAEL FABIANO IN AN EXCLUSIVE RECITAL ~~~~ SUNDAY, JANUARY 22, 2017, 2:00 P.M. DALLAS CITY PERFORMANCE HALL ~~~~ THE ROBERT E. AND JEAN ANN TITUS ART SONG RECITAL SERIES ~~~~ TICKETS $15 and $25               DALLAS, TX, NOVEMBER 28, 2016 […]

THE U.S. PREMIERE OF SUNKEN GARDEN

by Christian Anderson

DALLAS, NOVEMBER 17, 2016 – The Dallas Opera is privileged to announce that TDO will present the United States Premiere of composer Michel van der Aa’s critically acclaimed contemporary masterpiece, SUNKEN GARDEN, “a fantastical tale to set the ears and eyes popping” (New York Times headline) during the Texas company’s 2017-2018 Season. The work, described […]

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 […]