04 Dec 2006

'Barber' delivers a delicate touch


By SCOTT CANTRELL [The Dallas Morning News, 3 December 2006]

Longtime operagoers sometimes lament that the Dallas Opera no longer presents the star singers – the Maria Callases, the Joan Sutherlands, the Jon Vickerses – that early on made it such an international sensation. But in its 50th season the company has assembled a Barber of Seville cast hard to beat anywhere.