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Fort Worth Opera’s spellbinding “María” achieves new heights – Apr 28, 2018

Sometimes referred to as a “tango operetta,” the work absolutely deserves …

DSO’s Reinhardt covers for van Zweden with a mixed Mozart and a stellar Duruflé – Apr 27, 2018

The evening began with Mozart’s darkest piano concerto, the No. 20 …

Monastyrska finds strength in challenging role of Norma – Apr 24, 2018

Liudmyla Monastyrska specializes in Italian opera’s soprano fireballs. Lady Macbeth from …

Critic’s Choice – Apr 23, 2018

No need to read the Nietzsche philosophical treatise that inspired Richard …

Risen from the pit, Dallas Opera Orchestra impresses with Villaume, von Oeyen – Apr 23, 2018

The Dallas Opera Orchestra, the heard-but-not-seen ensemble that accompanies everything from …

May 24 – Apr 21, 2018

Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Jaap van Zweden, conductor
Alexander Kerr, violinist
Lise …

HGO’s strong cast makes “West Side Story” a stylish success on the opera stage – Apr 21, 2018

Houston Grand Opera bills its new production of Leonard Bernstein’s West …

Critic’s Choice – Apr 19, 2018

It’s been called the greatest Broadway musical of all time, and …

With a last-minute sub, Dallas Opera’s updated “Don Giovanni” makes an impact – Apr 14, 2018

NOTE: Craig Verm will sing the role of Don Giovanni in …

A mixed night for Dallas Symphony with Rana, McGegan – Apr 13, 2018

Now almost one hundred years old, the glories of Prokofiev’s Piano …