Dallas Opera announces American premiere, Korngold rarity, 3 classics for 2017-2018
January 27, 2017 - garden totes
Baritone Mariusz Kwiecień will sing a pretension purpose in Don Giovanni, with Laura Claycomb as Donna Anna, David Portillo as Don Ottavio, Ellie Dehn as Donna Elvira, Kyle Ketelsen as Leporello, Virginie Verrez as Zerlina, Craig Verm as Masetto and Morris Robinson as a Commendatore. With a prolongation from Lyric Opera of Chicago, Villaume will conduct.
La traviata will be presented in another Chicago production, with Georgia Jarman as Violetta Valery, Zach Borichevsky as Alfredo and Vladislav Sulimsky as Giorgio Germont. For a deteriorate opener, Villaume will control Samson and Delilah, with tenor Clifton Forbis and soprano Olga Borodina in a pretension roles.
Here’s a schedule. All performances will be during a Winspear Opera House.
Samson and Delilah (Oct. 20, 22, 25 and 28 and Nov. 5)
La traviata (Oct. 27 and 29 and Nov. 1, 4, 10 and 12)
Violin Concerto and The Ring of Polykrates (Feb. 9, 11, 14 and 17, 2018)
Sunken Garden (March 9, 11, 14 and 17, 2018)
Don Giovanni (April 13, 15, 18, 21, 27 and 29, 2018)
Season tickets go on sale Apr 3; singular tickets go on sale in July. For information, call 214-443-1000 or go to dallasopera.org.
Scott Cantrell, former exemplary song censor of The Dallas Morning News, has also created for The New York Times and countless song magazines.