Tag Archives: Alan Peppard

The Winspear Home

by Suzanne Calvin

Not the house, the home. Word that Bill and Margot Winspear’s former Turtle Creek residence, a double penthouse suite with sweeping views of the new opera house named in their honor, is up for sale.  Details in Alan Peppard’s Dallas Morning News column.  For those who may not know: the couple put up $42 million […]

The OVATION! Finale

by Suzanne Calvin

The events that comprised OVATION!, the Dallas Opera’s celebrations marking the opening of the inaugural season in the Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House, continue to garner glittering reviews from both participants and members of the social media.  Jeanne Prejean of D magazine’s “Sweet Charity” blog ran oodles of photos, too, from the fabulous OnStage […]

The First Lady and the "Lady of the House"

by tdoadmin

I hope you caught Alan Peppard’s column  in the “Dallas Morning News” on the inaugural performance of the season at the Winspear Opera House (attended from start to finish by former First Lady Laura Bush, the honorary chair of OVATION!).  One thing’s for sure: There’s only one Margot Winspear, and what a pleasure to see her there! […]

The First Lady and the “Lady of the House”

by Suzanne Calvin

I hope you caught Alan Peppard’s column  in the “Dallas Morning News” on the inaugural performance of the season at the Winspear Opera House (attended from start to finish by former First Lady Laura Bush, the honorary chair of OVATION!).  One thing’s for sure: There’s only one Margot Winspear, and what a pleasure to see her there! […]

Paranormal Times in the White House

by Suzanne Calvin

Alan Peppard’s column in last Friday’s edition of “The Dallas Morning News” relates an interesting conversation between First daughter Jenna Bush and “Texas Monthly” magazine’s Dallas-based executive editor, Skip Hollandsworth.  In the course of an interview designed to promote Jenna’s new book, Jenna’s Story, she mentions being scared — really scared — at times in […]