The Dallas Opera Presents: The Inaugural Concert of the Linda and Mitch Hart Institute for Women Conductors

Looking for something decadent, yet inexpensive,  to do this weekend? Get all dressed up for an evening at the fabulous Winspear Opera House for only ten bucks!

DallasOperaLogoThe Dallas Opera is thrilled to present six women conductors of international stature making music with The Dallas Opera Orchestra and a host of outstanding young artists in one great evening designed to showcase the work of the inaugural Linda and Mitch Hart Institute for Women Conductors at The Dallas Opera.   The on-stage concert will feature music by a wide variety of composers including Giacomo Puccini, Maurice Ravel, Georg.Friedrich Händel, Gian Carlo Menotti, Jake Heggie, W.A. Mozart, Gioachino Rossini, Mark Adamo, Giuseppe Verdi, Carlisle Floyd, Gaetano Donizetti, Jules Massenet, and Johann Strauss II.   Conducting these selections will be the 2015 Institute Fellows Jennifer Condon (Australia/Germany), Jessica Gethin (Australia), Natalie Murray Beale (United Kingdom), Stephanie Rhodes (USA), Anna Skryleva (Russia/Germany), and Lidiya Yankovskaya (USA).  Seven accomplished singers will share the spotlight with the conductors that evening.  They are: baritone Theador Carlson, mezzo-soprano Heather Johnson, tenor Alasdair Kent, bass Adam Lau, tenor Don O’Neal LeBlanc, soprano Sarah Jane McMahon, and soprano Stacey Tappan.

Natalie Murray Beale from the United Kingdom
Natalie Murray Beale from the United Kingdom

Where: Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House

AT&T Performing Arts Center

2403 Flora Street

Dallas, TX 75201


When: Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 7:30 p.m

Cost: $10

Get Tickets or 214.443.1000lidiya_30_small




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