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From the Desk of Artistic Director Jonathan Pell, St. Louis Part II

by Jonathan Pell

Photo Credit Ken Howard Last night was the opening night of New Orleans jazz trumpeter/composer Terence Blanchard’s first opera CHAMPION, with a libretto by Pulitzer Prize winning playwright Michael Cristofer, and based on the life of prize fighter Emile Griffith.  To borrow a sports term, it was a knockout!

On the Verge of Football…er…I mean, Opera Season Again!

by Suzanne Calvin

I just might have to get on the phone to the box office of FW Opera and get tickets for “Amahl” to see and hear for myself. I can’t think of a reason in the world why former Houston Oiler Lawrence Harris shouldn’t be a terrific opera singer, with natural talent, training and no-doubt superb […]