Tag Archives: Jonthan Pell

The Dallas Opera’s 2012-2013 Season “PURSUITS OF PASSION”

by Megan Meister

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, January 19, 2012 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214-443-1014/suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org                                                                 THE DALLAS OPERA IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE A GLOBE-TROTTING FOURTH SEASON IN THE MARGOT AND BILL WINSPEAR OPERA HOUSE! ~~~~  PURSUITS OF PASSION A TRIO OF PULSE-POUNDING MASTERPIECES BY VERDI, PUCCINI, AND DOMINICK ARGENTO! ~~~~ OPENING NIGHT: FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2012 AT 7:30 […]

Jonathan Pell, Summer of Opera, Part 17

by Megan Meister

I have been coming to the Santa Fe Opera for nearly forty years, and there is a good reason that they call New Mexico “the land of enchantment.”  It is a magical place,  and even on those rare occasions when the performances are a little disappointing, the setting is always extraordinary. From the very beginning […]

Jonathan Pell, Summer of Opera, Part 13

by Megan Meister

You know the expression “Getting there is half the fun”? There are only two ways to get to Cooperstown, New York for the Glimmerglass Opera Festival from Dallas.  You can either fly to Albany or Syracuse. Since American stopped flying non-stop to Syracuse a few years ago, however, both routes involve changing planes in Chicago.  […]