Stories with music—that’s what opera’s all about! Reserve now for this fun, kid-friendly event.
The lovely Adina is a well-to-do land owner with two suitors. Belcore is an army sergeant who woos her with his natural charm. And, Nemorino is a poor farmer with a heart of gold. Enter “Doctor” Dulcamara who peddles a magic potion he promises will help Nemorino win the girl of his dreams. Who will Adina choose for her husband? Find out in this adapted story set in Texas—a perfect introduction to opera for preteens, though appropriate for all ages.
Music by Gaetano Donizetti. Words and Story adaptation by Mary Dibbern. Featuring The Dallas Opera Orchestra conducted by Elizabeth Askren.
View the full program here or in the Flip Book below. Programs and artists are subject to change.
This performance is suitable for children aged 3 and older and is approximately 50 minutes in length with no intermission. All seating is general admission in the beautiful Winspear Opera House. We ask that you please maintain some distance between your family and others when selecting your seats. Note: In response to COVID-19 safety precautions, there are no pre-show family activities planned at this time.
Masks are strongly encouraged, but not required for all guests in the lobby and performance hall. As a resident company of the AT&T Performing Arts Center, The Dallas Opera adheres to the health and safety protocols and policies in our home venue, the Winspear Opera House. Together, we put the safety of our patrons, artists, volunteers, and staff first. The Winspear has best-in-class protocols in place for every step of your experience with us and we invite you to read about the details here. Additional information to prepare for your visit can be found here.
Program and artists are subject to change.
Sung in English with English Supertitles