Category Archives: Fashion@theOpera

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Fashion@theOpera

by Megan Meister

First Night Designer Nicolas Villalba and his amazing creation that was inspired by the opera The Magic Flute modeled by Linda Ivy.  The Magic Flute will be open on April 20th, 2012.  Single tickets are on sale now, please visit our website at http://www.dallasopera.org/tickets or by calling our box office at 214.443.1000 for tickets.

Fashion@theOpera

by Megan Meister

First Night Designer Michael Faircloth designed a fabulous dress inspired by La traviata modeled by Shannon Skokos.  Tickets for one of Verdi’s Masterpieces La Traviata are available either by calling our box office at 214.443.1000 or by visiting http://www.dallasopera.org/tickets

First-Rate FIRST NIGHT

by Suzanne Calvin

The numbers are in, regarding the Dallas Opera’s successful Opening Night Festivities. Keep scrolling! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, November 18, 2011 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214-443-1014/suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org THE DALLAS OPERA & DELOITTE PRESENT AN UNFORGETTABLE AND SUCCESSFUL “FIRST NIGHT” MARKING OPENING NIGHT OF THE 2011-2012 “TRAGIC OBSESSIONS” SEASON SPONSORED BY THE TEXAS INSTRUMENTS FOUNDATION KAKI HOPKINS, FIRST […]

More FIRST NIGHT Coverage

by Suzanne Calvin

Terrific Opening Night coverage from Jeanne Prejean, who presides over “My Sweet Charity,” an “ongoing conversation for the good of Dallas.”  Jeanne, with her photographer’s eye, captured the glamour but also saw the incalculable value of the young couples, older couples, and families with kids enjoying the evening (and the opera) on blankets on the Winspear lawn. […]

First-Rate FIRST NIGHT

by Suzanne Calvin

  The applause for the Dallas Opera’s Opening Night of the Season hasn’t stopped. Here’s the latest take from Marilee Vergati of “Dallas Dance Examiner” who loved the fashions, the plazacast, the entire night from the red carpet arrivals to the final bows.  Suzanne Calvin, Manager/Director Media & PR

Design Envy

by Suzanne Calvin

I think the worst grade I ever received in my life was for a 7th grade home economics sewing project. So, forgive me if my design envy (along with my crooked seams) is showing. Check out this excellent article in “Theater Jones” about the true design genius behind the costumes in the Dallas Opera’s “Lucia di […]

FIRST NIGHT Patron Party

by Suzanne Calvin

Practically perfect in every way! Or, so I’m told. Here’s the complete scoop from “My Sweet Charity’s” Jeanne Prejean, who took a number of terrific photos including this one of Dallas Opera General Director and CEO Keith Cerny.  Be sure to check them all out on Jeanne’s blog. Suzanne Calvin, Manager/Director Media and PR

Fashion@theOpera

by Megan Meister

  First Night designer Geoffrey Henning and model D’Andra Simmons wearing the “Tragic Obsessions” inspired design on Opening Night Friday, October 21, 2011 of Lucia di Lammermoor.  More Dress to follow check back each Friday to see the other beautiful designs that were inspired by the Dallas Opera’s 2011/2012 ‘Tragic Obsessions” Season.