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FIRST SIGHT Earns Rave Reviews

by Suzanne Calvin

As we always hoped, it was love at FIRST SIGHT. Now, it looks as though pros like Jeanne Prejean of “My Sweet Charity” were equally impressed with this brand-new fashion component to the Dallas Opera’s Opening Weekend. Check out her comments here, as well as the terrific photos she took of the participating designers and […]

Simulcast Slideshow -”Dallas Morning News”

by Suzanne Calvin

For “Dallas Morning News” subscribers only, check out special contributor Nan Coulter’s photos of Friday evening’s Dallas Opera Simulcast in Klyde Warren Park. Great stuff! Access (if you can) here. Suzanne Calvin, Director of Media and Public Relations

The Talented Ms. Almond–Writ Large

by Suzanne Calvin

I think everybody around these parts is aware of our high regard for Karen Almond, our longtime production photographer at the Dallas Opera. Now, she’ll enjoy a wider audience for her outstanding work as fourteen of her images from performing arts organizations in the Arts District are going on display in the newly remodeled Dallas […]

Karen Almond Colors Our World

by Suzanne Calvin

Yes, she does. Note Karen’s latest photo to grace the pages of “The New York Times, from the Lyric Opera of Kansas City production of Mozart’s “Cosi fan tutte,” the second work presented in the company’s glamorous new home, the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. In case you are unaware, Karen Almond has long […]

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. […]

Another Opening, Another Show!

by Suzanne Calvin

Actually, when the Dallas Opera stages a season-opener, it goes well beyond the ordinary.  And these photos by TDO’s Luke McKenzie will give plenty of hints as to “why.”  From the red carpet arrivals hosted by WFAA Morning Anchor Ron Corning, the fabulous fashions, the enthusiastic crowds, and the gorgeous weather–it was a night to […]