From casual public performances in your favorite local pub to black tie dinners featuring some of the company’s brightest stars, FWOpera excites and entertains audiences with year round engaging programs.

Transcending the concert hall, Fort Worth Opera is committed to bringing the power and beauty of great opera to audiences across North Texas with a full, yearly line-up of specially crafted events. Designed to both educate and entertain, FWOpera welcomes opera lovers of all levels to experience this art form in a way they never have before.

April 18

FWOpera Festival Open House

Bass Performance Hall
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Ringing in the start of the 2015 FWOpera Festival and celebrating the announcement of the 2016 Festival lineup, FWOpera invites the community to join in the company’s first-ever Open House at Bass Performance Hall. Themed “A Night at the Theater,” this free family-friendly event will introduce guests to the art of opera through a fun list of casual activities. Attendees can learn about opera in a special “Opera Basics” presentation before enjoying a tour of Bass Hall’s audience chamber and lobby; listen as local Fort Worth DJ and composer James Talambas of New Media Recordings blends the sounds of opera and popular music in the Bass Hall Lobby throughout the evening; enjoy live performances from FWOpera Festival Stars singing highlights from this year’s productions; take part in an Instagram Scavenger Hunt for a chance to win tickets to the opening night performance of Verdi’s La Traviata; and more. This event is free and open to the public.