The Dallas Opera Presents

Becoming Santa Claus

World Premiere by Mark Adamo

December 4 – 12, 2015

Winspear Opera House

2403 Flora Street, Dallas, TX 75201


In an Elven kingdom in the Far, Far North, Prince Claus will celebrate his 13th birthday with the party to end all parties; however, a bright star has signaled a momentous birth. Claus decides to dazzle this newborn with an assortment of the very latest toys before discovering that love is the most treasured gift of all. A witty, wise and wonderful addition to your holidays!

Starring Jennifer Rivera • Juan José de León • Matt Boehler

Conductor Emmanuel Villaume
Director Paul Curran
Set and Costume Design Gary McCann
Lighting Design Paul Hackenmueller
Projection Design Driscoll Otto

Sung in English with supertitles

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