Tag Archives: Dallas Opera

Dancer Audition for SAMSON & DALILA Friday, August 18, 2017

by Celeste Hart

THE DALLAS OPERA ANNOUNCES AUDITION SEEKING DANCERS FOR AN EXCEPTIONAL OPPORTUNITY Those with ballet and modern dance experience are highly encouraged to audition. ~~~~ Performers to Appear in SAMSON & DALILA at the Winspear Opera House ~~~~ Audition:  Friday, August 18, 2017, 1:30-3:30 p.m. All Auditions at the Dallas Opera Rehearsal Center             […]

Opera Administrators Chosen for 2017 Hart Institute

by Suzanne Calvin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, August 9, 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 the Inaugural Class of Women Administrators For the 2017 Linda and Mitch Hart Institute ~~~~ Nov. 5 — 19, 2017 in Dallas, Texas ~~~~ Four Americans Selected for Elite Opera […]

Announcing FIRST NIGHT – Season Opening Events! Presented by Deutsche Bank Wealth Management

by Celeste Hart

THE DALLAS OPERA FIRST NIGHT FESTIVITIES BEGIN FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2017 AT 5:30 PM THE MARGOT AND BILL WINSPEAR OPERA HOUSE AT THE AT&T PERFORMING ARTS CENTER Red Carpet Arrival Gourmet Pre-Performance Dinner ~~~~ The Linda and Mitch Hart Season Opening Night Performance of SAMSON & DALILA by Camille Saint-Saëns Curtain Time, 8:00 p.m. ~~~~ […]

Dallas Opera Single Tickets Go On Sale Monday, July 10

by Suzanne Calvin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Friday, July 7, 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 SINGLE TICKETS FOR THE 2017-18 SEASON “MOTIVES UNMASKED!” GO ON SALE TO THE PUBLIC MONDAY, JULY 10TH AT 9 A.M. ~~~~ Featuring Three Eagerly Awaited Classics Samson & Dalila (Oct. […]

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 […]