Classical 101.1WRR Focus on the Arts: Dallas Opera’s Emmanuel Villaume on their upcoming reopening

“You need to be able to take care of the health of people, but you also need to take care of their souls,” says The Dallas Opera’s Mrs. Eugene McDermott Music Director Emmanuel Villaume in a phone call with WRR’s Amy Bishop. Hear how The Dallas Opera will apply an abundance of caution towards reopening their season during a pandemic. What sort of artistic modifications and other COVID precautions will be in place? Why is it important to bring live opera back to the stage right now? Tune in to hear Villaume’s thoughts.