Local

Dallas Opera To Premiere Talbot’s ‘Everest’

(credit: attpac.org)

(credit: attpac.org)

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

453641528 10 Dallas Opera To Premiere Talbots EverestAdorbale Baby Animals To Put A Smile On Your Face

christmas on kluv dl Dallas Opera To Premiere Talbots EverestListen To Christmas Music

176461204 10 Dallas Opera To Premiere Talbots EverestWomen With Santa

 alt=Musicians Then And Now II

452359780 10 Dallas Opera To Premiere Talbots EverestMissing Summer?

sx Dallas Opera To Premiere Talbots Everest Victoria's Secret Fashion Show

DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — The Dallas Opera will present the world premiere of Joby Talbot’s “Everest” on Jan. 30 next year.

Talbot’s first opera is about a 1996 Mount Everest expedition with a tragic ending. It has a libretto by Gene Scheer and stars tenor Andrew Bidlack, mezzo-soprano Sasha Cooke, bass Kevin Burdette and baritone Craig Verm. Nicole Paiement conducts the Leonard Foglia production, which will be part of a double bill with the final act of Catalani’s “La Wally.”

The company announced Tuesday there will be four performances through Feb. 7, 2015.

Dallas Opera’s season opens Oct. 24 with Mozart’s “Le Nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)” and also includes Strauss’ “Salome,” with soprano Deborah Voigt in her company debut; Puccini’s “La Boheme” and Tchaikovsky’s “Iolanta.”

(© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Latest News:

Top Trending: