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Articles by W. L. Taitte

Playing It Safe

Jan 1, 1989 By W. L. Taitte

Take two Aspern: one a world premiere by the Dallas Opera, the other the Henry James novella on which the opera is based. Which is better for you?

That’s Entertainment

Dec 1, 1987 By W. L. Taitte

The Houston Grand Opera was out to impress, with its new house and three ambitious productions in one week, but what it proved best was just how enjoyable this brand of theater can be.

For the Love of Bach

Sep 30, 1986 By W. L. Taitte

The Dallas Bach Society combines crackerjack musicians, a well-trained choir, and top-ranked vocal soloists—the result is a baroque-music lover’s dream.

No-shows and Great Shows

Feb 1, 1986 By W. L. Taitte

The only excitement of the Dallas Opera season came from a couple of fortunate gambles, while the Houston Grand Opera triumphed by bringing Faust alive for contemporary audiences.