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The Dallas Opera Presents

Great Scott

World Premiere by Jake Heggie & Terrence McNally

October 30 – November 15, 2015

Winspear Opera House

2403 Flora Street, Dallas, TX 75201


Opera star Arden Scott returns to her hometown to save the struggling company that launched her career. The opening night performance of the long-lost opera she discovered falls on the same night as the home team’s first National Championship game (Go, Grizzlies!). The fate of the company hangs in the balance as Arden discovers that greatness is truly a matter of heart.

Starring Joyce DiDonato • Ailyn Pérez • Frederica von Stade • Nathan Gunn • Anthony Roth Costanzo

Conductor Patrick Summers
Director Jack O’Brien
Set and Costume Design Bob Crowley
Lighting Design Brian MacDevitt
Projection Design Elaine J. McCarthy

Sung in English with supertitles

Please note that this production contains adult themes, language and situations

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