Tag Archives: Dallas Arts District

Thousands Fill Klyde Warren Park for “Carmen” Simulcast

by Suzanne Calvin

It was one of the greatest block parties I’ve ever seen. Hope you were there, too! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, October 28, 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 PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE THE OFFICIAL ATTENDANCE ESTIMATE FOR AN EVENING OF OPEN-AIR OPERA ON THE LAWN: 3,764 Patrons […]

What Kind of Carmen Are You?

by Suzanne Calvin

Mais, oui? Why, yes, you may! Start getting your get-up together for the Dallas Opera’s “Carmen Costume Contest” at Klyde Warren Park on Friday, October 25th. Read on for further details.  And get a load of the three Carmens mentioned in the heading of this post at socially savvy, fashionably connected “Oh So Cynthia.” FOR IMMEDIATE […]

The Latest on the Dallas Opera’s Klyde Warren Park Simulcast

by Suzanne Calvin

Updated Curtain Time for CARMEN for Dallas Opera’s Klyde Warren Park Simulcast — 8:00 P.M. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, July 9, 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 KLYDE WARREN PARK, PROUDLY ANNOUNCES AN EVENING OF OPEN-AIR OPERA ON THE LAWN: THE DALLAS OPERA’S 2013 […]

Mark Your Calendar for the Klyde Warren Park Simulcast

by Suzanne Calvin

We’re baaaaaaaaaaaaaack! Yes, it’s an enormous thrill to present simulcasts at a spectacular venue like Cowboys Stadium, but it’s also great to bring people to the Dallas Arts District to experience what for many is their first taste of live opera. October 25th. Mark your calendar and plan to be there for “Carmen!” FOR IMMEDIATE […]

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 […]

The Dullest Arts District Money Can Buy?

by Suzanne Calvin

Actually, this piece that appeared in the “Chicago Tribune” isn’t as critical as my headline would imply; but it certainly points out that there’s more to be done to make the Dallas Arts District the grand fusion of streetlife and art that turns public spaces into people places (a la Millennium Park) and to give […]