Category Archives: News Releases

Cowboys Stadium Simulcast – Saturday, April 13th

by Suzanne Calvin

No, the “lady” on the horse isn’t Princess Turandot (image courtesy of WB Classics from “What’s Opera, Doc?) but there is a connection you’ll find in the release below. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, February 12, 2013 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014 Or Megan Meister 214.443.1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org megan.meister@dallasopera.org THE DALLAS OPERA, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH COWBOYS STADIUM, PROUDLY […]

The 2013-14 Season Line Up – “By Love Transformed”

by Suzanne Calvin

(Hal Cazalet as Nicholas in “Death and the Powers,” photo courtesy of Jill Steinberg)   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, February 12, 2013 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014 Or Megan Meister 214.443.1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org megan.meister@dallasopera.org THE DALLAS OPERA IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE AN INSPIRED FIFTH SEASON IN THE MARGOT AND BILL WINSPEAR OPERA HOUSE! BY LOVE TRANSFORMED FOUR […]

Grateful to TACA – Most Grateful Indeed

by Suzanne Calvin

The phenomenally generous folks at TACA have done it again, distributing $1.2 million in grant awards to a host of eager and needy performing arts organizations (I mean, what arts organization isn’t feeling the pinch these days?), including the Dallas Opera, which received the largest award bestowed that night: $110,000. General Director and CEO Keith […]

Single Tickets for Dallas Opera’s Spring Productions – On Sale Nov. 14th

by Suzanne Calvin

If your interest is in Puccini’s “Turandot” or Argento’s “The Aspern Papers,” your chance for single tickets is just over a week away. But you might want to give some thought to a terrific two-pack for less than fifty dollars, especially with two more performances of AIDA this coming weekend. Read on… FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: […]

November at the Dallas Opera

by Suzanne Calvin

No turkeys here-just great music and good fun! See all the reasons to make the Dallas Opera a bigger part of your family life this November. Keep scrolling… FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, October 2, 2012 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014 Or Megan Meister 214.443.1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org megan.meister@dallasopera.org NOVEMBER BRINGS THE FAMILY TOGETHER AT THE DALLAS OPERA! ~~~~ […]

AIDA Just Weeks Away!

by Suzanne Calvin

We are literally counting the days now until the start of the 2012-2013 “Pursuits of Passion” Season, sponsored by Texas Instruments Foundation. Get details on our opening production below. (Photo of Latonia Moore off-stage at the Met, courtesy of instantencore.com) MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, September 27, 2012 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014 Suzanne.Calvin@dallasopera.org Or […]

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 […]

Music & Masterpieces at the DMA

by Suzanne Calvin

Why settle for one celebrated art form when you can just as easily enjoy two? The Dallas Opera and the Dallas Museum of Art are working in partnership to bring you a brand-new series, “Music & Masterpieces.” Details in the release that follows. (Image courtesy of dreamstime.com) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, September 19, 2012 Contact: […]

Walk Like an Egyptian

by Suzanne Calvin

Don’t let the photo distract you. If you are a physically fit gentleman between the ages of 18 and 50 and have no qualms about being seen in public sans shirt then, “Come to Mama.” No, sorry, I meant “sign up now” to become a non-singing extra or supernumerary for the Dallas Opera’s upcoming production […]

Laura Claycomb on Her Home Turf

by Suzanne Calvin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, September 6, 2012 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014 Or Megan Meister 214.443.1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org megan.meister@dallasopera.org THE DALLAS OPERA ANNOUNCES THE 2011 “MARIA CALLAS DEBUT ARTIST” AND ACCLAIMED SOPRANO LAURA CLAYCOMB WILL PERFORM A VERY PERSONAL RECITAL ~~~~ Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. Horchow Auditorium, Dallas Museum of Art ~~~~ TICKETS GO […]