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Classical 101.1 WRR Focus on the Arts: Fort Worth Opera’s world premiere of “Companionship” is making history for the company

Classical 101.1 WRR Focus on the Arts: Fort Worth Opera’s world premiere of “Companionship” is making history for the company

Described as “delightfully wicked,” this world premiere of “Companionship” by composer-librettist Rachel J. Peters is the first opera written by a woman to be produced in the Fort Worth Opera’s 73-year history. Hear this compelling conversation with Peters and director Beth Greenberg about how this delicious dark comedy mirrors our modern world.Read more »

Classical 101.1 WRR’s Focus on the Arts: Dallas Theater Center’s fresh, clever adaptation of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night

Classical 101.1 WRR’s Focus on the Arts: Dallas Theater Center’s fresh, clever adaptation of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night

From a live band onstage, to addressing issues of gender fluidity… this is Shakespeare in 2019. Tony Award-winning Dallas Theater Center presents one of Shakespeare’s finest comedies, “Twelfth Night.” “That’s the wonderful thing about Shakespeare,” says Delphi Borich, who plays Viola in the production. “It’s so adaptable. You can do so many different things with…Read more »