Tag Archives: First Night

Sneak Peek at AIDA – and TDO’s Awe-Inspiring Set

by Suzanne Calvin

Can’t wait any longer to get a look at the Dallas Opera’s AIDA, opening Friday, October 26th? I don’t blame you a bit for being curious. Fortunately, we were lucky enough to rate a segment on this morning’s “Good Morning Texas” on WFAA-TV with reporter Shannon Powell Hart, featuring several key people–both onstage and off. […]

AIDA Just Weeks Away!

by Suzanne Calvin

We are literally counting the days now until the start of the 2012-2013 “Pursuits of Passion” Season, sponsored by Texas Instruments Foundation. Get details on our opening production below. (Photo of Latonia Moore off-stage at the Met, courtesy of instantencore.com) MEDIA RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, September 27, 2012 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014 Suzanne.Calvin@dallasopera.org Or […]

Redefining “Game Face” for FIRST NIGHT

by Suzanne Calvin

Who’s got game? We’ll let you decide. Get your tickets now for the fantastic FIRST NIGHT celebrations at the Dallas Opera. There are fresh details contained in the release to follow: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, September 5, 2012 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014 Suzanne.Calvin@dallasopera.org Or Megan Meister 214.443.1071 Megan.Meister@dallasopera.org THE DALLAS OPERA IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE […]

A RADIANT OCTOBER AT THE DALLAS OPERA

by Megan Meister

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, September 4, 2012 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014                     Or Megan Meister 214.443.1071 suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org                                 megan.meister@dallasopera.org  A RADIANT OCTOBER AT THE DALLAS OPERA! ~~~~ Season Launch: Friday, October […]

FIRST NIGHT Back for Seconds

by Suzanne Calvin

Last year’s FIRST NIGHT generated such a unanimous standing ovation from press and public alike that we’re coming back for more. Jeanne Prejean of “My Sweet Charity” has the story. (Designer Geoffrey Henning and model D’Andra Simmons on last season’s Red Carpet) Suzanne Calvin, Manager/Director Media and PR

FIRST Things First

by Suzanne Calvin

  If you were anywhere in the vicinity of the intersection of Flora Street and Jack Evans on the evening of October 21, 2011 — you already know what a blockbuster of an event this was. The great thing is, having pulled it off in spectacular fashion once, it should be even better this go […]

Fashion@theOpera

by Megan Meister

In this week’s Fashion@theOpera we look at the latest Modern Luxury’s issue.  In it we have coverage from First Night, Opening night of the ‘Tragic Obsessions’ Season on page 36 of the Digital Edition and TDO’s General Director and CEO is on page 97 of the Digial Edition in the feature “Art & Soul”.  Enjoy […]

Fashion@theOpera

by Megan Meister

Abi Ferrin designer for Tristan & Isolde (click on link) Enjoy this video from First Night, Opening Night Celebration Friday, October 21st.  We take a look at how designer Abi Ferrin took on the role of designing for such an epic opera like Wagner’s Tristan & Isolde. Tickets for Tristan & Isolde  are currently on […]

PaperCity on FIRST NIGHT

by Suzanne Calvin

FIRST NIGHT, a.k.a. Opening Night of the Season, is always a glam affair and a terrific opportunity for fashionistas and people watchers alike to pick their personal favorites. Check out these photos from PaperCity Magazine and the dazzling couture creations and their celebrity models! Suzanne Calvin, Manager/Director Media & PR

Fashion@theOpera

by Megan Meister

First Night Designer Nicolas Villalba and his amazing creation that was inspired by the opera The Magic Flute modeled by Linda Ivy.  The Magic Flute will be open on April 20th, 2012.  Single tickets are on sale now, please visit our website at http://www.dallasopera.org/tickets or by calling our box office at 214.443.1000 for tickets.