Tag Archives: Jeanne Prejean

Making News at “My Sweet Charity”

by Suzanne Calvin

  The always enterprising Jeanne Prejean at “My Sweet Charity” is commenting on TDO soirees — both on and off the field — conceived by General Director and CEO Keith Cerny. Read her blog entry on the topic right here!  (Photo of Keith Cerny by Jeanne Prejean) Suzanne Calvin, Manager/Director Media and PR

More FIRST NIGHT Coverage

by Suzanne Calvin

Terrific Opening Night coverage from Jeanne Prejean, who presides over “My Sweet Charity,” an “ongoing conversation for the good of Dallas.”  Jeanne, with her photographer’s eye, captured the glamour but also saw the incalculable value of the young couples, older couples, and families with kids enjoying the evening (and the opera) on blankets on the Winspear lawn. […]

FIRST NIGHT Patron Party

by Suzanne Calvin

Practically perfect in every way! Or, so I’m told. Here’s the complete scoop from “My Sweet Charity’s” Jeanne Prejean, who took a number of terrific photos including this one of Dallas Opera General Director and CEO Keith Cerny.  Be sure to check them all out on Jeanne’s blog. Suzanne Calvin, Manager/Director Media and PR

2011 Founders Award Luncheon

by Suzanne Calvin

It’s that time of year — time for the annual Juanita and Henry S. Miller, Jr. Founders Award Luncheon hosted by The Women’s Board of the Dallas Opera. This year’s honorees, Sara and David Martineau, were serenaded by two very special guests. Find out more about the event and those “Andy Garcia good looks” at […]

Things Go Better With Kern

by Suzanne Calvin

Doctor Kern, that is! Kern and Marnie Wildenthal were honored Friday with a tasty tribute and well-deserved award at the “Spirit of Generations 2010″ luncheon sponsored by The Senior Source.  The Chairman of the Dallas Opera and his lifelong partner in philanthropy were honored by a stellar crowd that included Margaret Crow, Ross Perot and (via video) world-renowned bass […]

TACA: Taking Aim at the Cultural Arts

by Suzanne Calvin

They have all the fun and we get all the benefits. I’m using “we” in the imperial sense, meaning all the local organizations and individuals that comprise the kaleidoscopic Dallas area arts scene. More on this important Gala from Jeanne Prejean of “MySweetCharity” blog. Suzanne Calvin, Manager/Director Media & PR

Proud Moment for the Whole Family

by Suzanne Calvin

Here at the Dallas Opera, we can’t claim any of the credit but all of us certainly took pride in the announcement that our Interim General Director, John T. Cody, Jr. was one of two recipients of this year’s coveted TACA Silver Cup Award.  The best account of last Friday’s awards luncheon comes from Jeanne Prejean over at D […]

Marnie and Kern Wildenthal Applauded

by Suzanne Calvin

It’s one of the most anticipated events for Dallas area opera supporters, the annual Founders’ Award Luncheon (honoring the memory of Juanita and Henry S. Miller, Jr.) which will be held tomorrow in the Main Ballroom of the Rosewood Crescent Hotel. The Women’s Board of the Dallas Opera and event chairs Jolie Humphrey and Sarah […]

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 […]