Tag Archives: Michael Heaston

Music & Masterpieces at the DMA

by Suzanne Calvin

Why settle for one celebrated art form when you can just as easily enjoy two? The Dallas Opera and the Dallas Museum of Art are working in partnership to bring you a brand-new series, “Music & Masterpieces.” Details in the release that follows. (Image courtesy of dreamstime.com) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, September 19, 2012 Contact: […]

Artistic Director Jonathan Pell, Glimmerglass Part II

by Megan Meister

The opera house at Glimmerglass. Yesterday morning before the apprentice auditions I was able to make a quick stop at the Fenimore Art Museum, renowned home of the Eugene and Clare Thaw Collection of American Indian Art (a part of which was recently shown at the Dallas Museum of Art) for a special opera exhibition.  […]

The SSNT Casts a Spell of Its Own

by Suzanne Calvin

It’s definitely the little newspaper “that could,” and I mean that in the nicest possible way. The “Sulphur Springs News-Telegram” and its intrepid, award-winning arts editor Terry Mathews continue to defy the odds with detailed, in-depth interviews and articles that have kept the spotlight on the Dallas Opera all season long — and beyond! Or so […]

24th Annual Dallas Opera Guild Vocal Competition

by Suzanne Calvin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, January 31, 2012 Contact: Suzanne Calvin 214.443.1014/suzanne.calvin@dallasopera.org Or Megan Meister 214.443.1071/megan.meister@dallasopera.org The Dallas Opera Guild Presents The 24th Annual Dallas Opera Guild Vocal Competition ~~~~~~ Honoring Elaine and Bill Blaylock ~~~~~~ SATURDAY, MARCH 10, 2012 The Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House At the AT&T Performing Arts Center 2403 Flora Street, […]

Met Opera Live at Booker T.

by Suzanne Calvin

  The Dallas Opera is delighted to help the kids (D.I.S.D students, grade 4 through 12) at Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts get more out of every opera experience.  So, as part of the live HD broadcasts from New York’s Metropolitan Opera, we’re contributing speakers like Dallas Opera Head of Music […]

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.  […]