In The News
Fort Worth Opera's nod to Black excellence with livestream event an inspiring success
Fort Worth Opera celebrated Black Excellence with an all-Black production. The pandemic canceled the Fort Worth Opera's festival last spring and live performances at Bass Performance Hall...
Published February 21, 2020, Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Celebrating Black Excellence
The Fort Worth Opera and Tarrant County Pearls Chapter mark Black History Month with an online concert featuring black artists and an all-Black production crew.
Published February 17, 2021, Fort Worth Weekly
Fort Worth Opera's new film series lets you watch performances from the comfort of your car
In collaboration with the Metropolitan Opera, previously recorded Met productions are on view at the Coyote Drive-In starting today.
Published February 04, 2021, The Dallas Morning News
RECENT PRESS RELEASES
April 28, 2021 - Fort Worth Opera Announces Manon on the Move, A Mobile Opera Experience. Company Closes 2020-2021 Season with a Mini-Version of Family Opera - Frida Kahlo and the Bravest Girl in the World at the Dallas Museum of Art, FWO GO Pop-Up Community Concerts and a Live Recital Series Featuring the Talented Lesley Resident Artists
March 01, 2021 - Texas Opera Alliance Names Ryan Speedo Green as its First Artist in Residence
January 21, 2021 - Fort Worth Opera Announces Expanded 2021 Spring Line-Up
December 15, 2020 - Fort Worth Opera Green Room Proudly Presents Music Speaks: The Language of Poetry & Libretti Workshop Series, Led by Internationally Renowned Opera Coaches Lucy Yates, J.J. Penna, and Rachelle Jonck
October 14, 2020 - Fort Worth Opera Launches FWO GO, Presents Voices for Votes on Election Day 2020, and Announces an Inspiring Two-Day Family Event in Association with the Tarrant Area Food Bank, Featuring Live Performances of Texas-themed Children's Opera Stone Soup, a Mobile Pantry, and Community Food Drive
September 21, 2020 - Afton Battle Named General Director of Fort Worth Opera
August 19, 2020 - Fort Worth Opera Announces Call for Submissions for Frontiers: FWO Libretto Workshop, a two-night online event and exploration of operatic storytelling Led by Pulitzer Prize and Grammy Award-Winning Librettist and Lyricist Mark Campbell and an All-Star Panel of Opera Librettists, Composers, Directors, and Artists