Due To Bernadette Peter’s Signing Up For NYC’s “Hello, Dolly!,” Brian Stokes Mitchell And Sutton Foster Are On Their Musical Way To Save The Days

The busiest person in the entertainment business is songbird Bernadette Peter’s agent. In New York, s/he is celebrating Bernadette’s taking over Broadway in “Hello, Dolly!” in January. In North Texas, it’s another story. S/he is breaking hearts. Seems that the signing of Bernadette for the iconic role meant she had to cancel her appearances locally. As a result, there have … [Read more...]

JUST IN: First-Day Sales Of Dallas Symphony Orchestra Gala Single Ticket Sales Astounded Even DSO President/CEO Jonathan Martin

Despite Dallas Symphony Orchestra President/CEO Jonathan Martin disappointing many with his recent announcement of leaving North Texas for Cincinnati, he also shared some good news about the upcoming DSO Gala. It seems that the day that the single tickets for the DSO Gala went on sale, they really blew the DSO circuits. When asked the cause for this DSO history-making … [Read more...]

JUST IN: Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s Jonathan Martin Is Headed to Cincinnati

Our buddy Mike Granberry at The Dallas Morning News is reporting that Dallas Symphony Orchestra CEO/President  Jonathan Martin announced this morning that he'll be joining the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra in September. Taking over his duties immediately will be Michelle Miller Burns. Jonathan will serve as an advisor to the board chair and Michelle until he leaves … [Read more...]

JUST IN: Sanjiv Yajnik Named Chair-Elect And Nancy Nasher Vice Chair-Elect Of Dallas Symphony Association Board Of Governors

Looking to the future, the Dallas Symphony Association Board of Governors leadership has been announced. While it won’t be official until the Association’s meeting this fall, Sanjiv Yajnik will serve as chairman of the board and will work with Dallas Symphony Orchestra President/CEO Jonathan Martin, his executive team and Music Director Jaap van Zweden, who is in his final year … [Read more...]

The 2017 Dallas Symphony League Orchestra Swans Flawlessly And Touchingly Bowed At The Meyerson

Oh, those Californians! Each year they have those itty-bitty Cliff Swallows return to Mission San Juan Capistrano on March 19th. As remarkable as that may seem to the West Coasters, the arrival of the swans to the Meyerson is truly memory-making each year. On Saturday, February 18, 35 glorious white swans (aka Dallas Symphony Orchestra League Presentation debutantes) … [Read more...]