Tag Archives: Dallas Opera

Dallas Opera Announces 2017 Maria Callas Debut Artist of the Year

by Suzanne Calvin

Marina Costa-Jackson in her award-winning role as Adalgisa in The Dallas Opera’s NORMA.  Photo by Karen Almond, Dallas Opera FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, June 15, 2017 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014 Or Celeste Hart at 214.443.1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org celeste.hart@dallasopera.org THE DALLAS OPERA IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE AMERICAN SOPRANO MARINA COSTA-JACKSON HONORED TONIGHT AS THE 2017 “MARIA CALLAS […]

Cast Change for May 7th Performance of NORMA

by Suzanne Calvin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, May 3, 2017 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014                     Or Celeste Hart 214-443-1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org                                celeste.hart@dallasopera.org   THE DALLAS OPERA ANNOUNCES A CAST CHANGE FOR THE FINAL PERFORMANCE OF NORMA by Vincenzo Bellini ~~~~ Soprano Aviva Fortunata Steps into the Title Role Co-Starring Marina Costa-Jackson, Yonghoon Lee And Christian Van Horn Conducted by Music […]

And the Winners Are….

by Celeste Hart

Top Honors Announced In the 29th Annual Dallas Opera Guild  Vocal Competition Outstanding Young Artists Awarded $18,500 in Cash Prizes ~~~~ Mezzo-Soprano Samantha Hankey Takes Top Prize and $10,000 Cash! ~~~~ Second Prize ($5,000) Goes to Soprano Laura Wilde ~~~~ Third Prize ($2,500) Awarded to Soprano Mane Galoyan ~~~~ The “People’s Choice Award” ($1,000) Determined by […]

Apply Now for Hart Institute for Women Conductors at The Dallas Opera

by Suzanne Calvin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, March 7, 2017 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014 Or Celeste Hart 214-443-1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org celeste.hart@dallasopera.org THE DALLAS OPERA IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE APPLICATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR The Linda and Mitch Hart Institute for Women Conductors at The Dallas Opera ~~~~ 2017 Dallas Residency: Nov. 6-18, 2017 Deadline for Applications: April 30, […]

“Madame Butterfly” in HD at The Star in Frisco!

by Suzanne Calvin

  THE STARS WILL ALIGN IN FRISCO AS THE DALLAS OPERA PRESENTS ITS 15TH FREE SIMULCAST MADAME BUTTERFLY by GIACOMO PUCCINI AT THE STAR IN FRISCO One Cowboys Way, Frisco, TX ~~~~ Starring Soprano Hui He and Tenor Gianluca Terranova Donato Renzetti Conducts SATURDAY, MARCH 18, 2017, 7:30 p.m. Simulcast Live in High Definition from […]

THE U.S. PREMIERE OF SUNKEN GARDEN

by Christian Anderson

DALLAS, NOVEMBER 17, 2016 – The Dallas Opera is privileged to announce that TDO will present the United States Premiere of composer Michel van der Aa’s critically acclaimed contemporary masterpiece, SUNKEN GARDEN, “a fantastical tale to set the ears and eyes popping” (New York Times headline) during the Texas company’s 2017-2018 Season. The work, described […]

Free Event! Composing Conversations Featuring Michel van der Aa

by Celeste Hart

THE DALLAS OPERA IS PROUD TO PRESENT European Composer/Technologist Michel van der Aa and The Dallas Opera’s General Director and CEO Keith Cerny in COMPOSING CONVERSATIONS  Thursday, November 17, 6:30 p.m. Studio Movie Grill – Dallas, Royal Lane  ~~~~  An Extraordinary Conversation and a Kaleidoscopic Taste of the Composer’s Approach to Musical Storytelling To RSVP […]

Tickets Still Available for FIRST NIGHT – Exciting Season Opening Events!

by Celeste Hart

Elegant Opening Night Dinner and After Party with the Cast Featuring the Hunter Sullivan Big Band Presented by Deutsche Bank Wealth Management Opening Weekend Sponsor The Eugene McDermott Foundation DALLAS, TX, OCTOBER 17, 2016 – Tickets are available for The Dallas Opera Season Opening event FIRST NIGHT, part of the exciting kick-off festivities of the […]

Supers or Extras Needed for Upcoming Production of Moby-Dick

by Celeste Hart

ATHLETIC, AGILE, ADVENTUROUS, AND UNAFRAID OF HEIGHTS? ~~~~ OPEN CALL FOR SUPERNUMERARIES FOR TDO’S FALL PRODUCTION OF HEGGIE AND SCHEER’S MOBY-DICK ~~~~ MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, 7:30 p.m. at The Dallas Opera Rehearsal Center (Karayanis Rehearsal Production Center) 4301 S. Fitzhugh, Dallas, 75210 ~~~~ Share the Winspear stage with opera’s best and brightest! Respond by noon, […]

Announcing FIRST NIGHT – Opening Night Events!

by Celeste Hart

THE DALLAS OPERA’S 2016-2017  SEASON OPENING NIGHT EVENTS FIRST NIGHT! Presented by Deutsche Bank Wealth Management ~~~~ FESTIVITIES BEGIN FRIDAY, OCTOBER 28, 2016 AT 5:30 PMTHE MARGOT AND BILL WINSPEAR OPERA HOUSEAT THE AT&T PERFORMING ARTS CENTER Red Carpet ArrivalGourmet Delights by Wolfgang Puck ~~~~ The Linda and Mitch Hart Season Opening Night Performance of Tchaikovsky’s Eugene […]