The Dallas Opera is a world-class performing arts organization producing outstanding repertoire; attracting national and international attention; committed to extensive community outreach and education; and managed to the highest possible standards of artistic excellence, accountability, efficiency, and financial sustainability. The Dallas Opera was officially founded in 1957, opening with a heavily publicized concert, starring a glittering and glamorous Maria Callas. In the years since, TDO has presented many international artists in their U.S. debuts, including Dame Joan Sutherland, Jon Vickers, and Montserrat Caballé, More than 60 years of artistic excellence and community engagement has earned The Dallas Opera a major role in shaping the national/international cultural reputation of Dallas. TDO has also made-and continues to make-an important contribution to the economic impact of the performing arts in North Texas.
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