Today in the roundup: The evolution of opera supertitles, new acquisitions on display at the DMA and eulogizing Van Cliburn.
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Today in the roundup: More on SMU’s arts research center, props for the Perot and opera’s contribution to pop culture.
… thanks to Dallas Opera, which will project the Bugs Bunny cartoon, ‘What’s Opera, Doc?’ before it simulcasts its live stage production of Turandot. You know. as a curtain raiser. Oh. And it’s also returning to offering four shows next season, including that opera about robots.
But they’re called ‘black box operas’ — for the kind of small venues they get staged in. Enough of a trend that maybe the opera world is splitting in two?
There were many things to like about Saturday night’s concert by the Dallas Opera, but not many people to like them.
The opera, Great Scott, already had Tony Award-winning playwright Terrence McNally working on it. So now the Dallas Opera has a Tony Award-winning director to go with him.
Today in the roundup: Keith Cerny dissects Puccini, local music bits and the Meadows Museum hands out an award.
Today in the roundup: The year at the Dallas Opera, lists of local albums and why Dallas should be watching museums in Europe.
A Bill Gates-like billionaire downloads his life into a computer system. Robots re-enact the lives of their human creators, long dead. The Dallas Opera will present Tod Machover’s Death and the Powers: in 2014. Watch VIDEOS of Machover and learn about the other North Texas grants.
Today in the roundup: The Dallas Opera’s Aida talks about her nervous debut, Norah Jones returns, plus political lessons from the ancient world.