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Diversita Opera Arts Company is an official 501(c)(3) non profit organization geared towards arts education and diversity. #diversitaoperaarts

http://www.diversitaopera.org/

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Come out today and have a blast! https://www.bigthought.org/event/turn-up-at-dallas-public-library/
Final Hansel and Gretel for Kids Clips!
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Clips from Diversita’s Hansel and Gretel for Kids.
Hansel and Gretel for Kids was a great success! Wonderful crowd!The kids loved it! Special thanks to the musicians, crew, Erik Jonsson Central Library, @bigthought and @dallascityoflearning for making this show a success! Footage coming soon.
Congratulations to our wonderful Diversita Opera’s Superhero Youth Performers! Wonderful job!
Prepping for our Hansel and Gretel for Kids show this Saturday!

In Partnership with Dallas City of Learning, Big Thought, & Erik Jonsson Central Library

A short musical presentation of the beloved classic. Children get to participate too!

Saturday, June 15, 2019
3:00 pm

J Erik Jonsson Central Library, First Floor Auditorium
1515 Young St
Dallas, TX 75201  ADMISSION IS FREE!

www.diversitaopera.org
Walteria Caldwell will sing the role of the Gingerbread Witch for our family friendly performance, Hansel and Gretel for Kids.This event is FREE!
Saturday, June 15, 2019
3:00 pm
J. Erik Jonsson Central Public Library
First Floor Auditorium
1515 Young St. 
Dallas, TX 74053

https://dallascityoflearning.org/workshop-detail?id=68429

Walteria Caldwell is a professionally trained mezzo-soprano who tours around the country and abroad. After receiving a Bachelor of Music Performance degree at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Walteria received Graduate Music Studies from Mercer University.

Performing in the United States and Europe, Walteria has traveled as a frequent concert soloist with various choirs/orchestras for oratorio works such as Handel's Messiah, Mozart's Mass in C Minor, Bach's Christmas Oratorio Weihnachts-Oratorium, Théodore Dubois' Seven Last Words of Christ, Beethoven's Choral Fantasy, and John Rutter's Feel The Spirit. In the field of opera, Walteria has been in several productions as the Mother in Amahl and the Night Visitors as well as Hansel and the Gingerbread Witch from Hansel and Gretel. She has performed the role of Mercedes from Carmen and the role of Carmen in opera scenes. From Verdi's repertoire, Walteria has sung Ulrica in Un ballo in maschera, Quickly and Meg Page from Falstaff, and Azucena in scenes from Il trovatore. As a Rossini bel canto singer, Walteria has performed in opera scenes as Rosina from Il barbiere di Siviglia, and Hedwige from Guilaume Tell. From Mozart's operas, she has been featured as Cherubino in Le Nozze di Figaro, in scenes as Zerlina from Don Giovanni, and in staged viewings as both 3rd Lady and 3rd Spirit in Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute). Other roles include scenes as Prince Orlofsky from Strauss' Die Fledermaus, Augusta from The Ballad of Baby Doe, and Dido from Purcell's Dido and Aeneas.

In concert, Walteria has performed numbers from Handel's Rinaldo, as Marian Anderson for education promotion in history, and Voices Before Mine. Walteria debuted the role of Sylvia in the opera, Wading Home, and she recently performed as an alto soloist in the Fort Worth’s production of Porgy and Bess.
WeiShu Tsai will be the narrator for our family friendly performance, Hansel and Gretel for Kids.This event is FREE!
Saturday, June 15, 2019
3:00 pm
J. Erik Jonsson Central Public Library
First Floor Auditorium
1515 Young St. 
Dallas, TX 74053

https://dallascityoflearning.org/workshop-detail?id=68429

WeiShu Tsai, Taiwanese baritone, recent operatic credits include Dandini in La Cenerentola with Alamo City Opera, El Doncaïro in Carmen with Spotlight on Opera, Dottore Grenvil in La traviata with National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra, and Alfio in Cavalleria rusticana with The Louisiana Opera. He is a former artist in Taiwan Opera Studio and Taipei Philharmonic Opera Studio. An accomplished concert artist, WeiShu has been heard as a soloist in performances of Bach's Magnificat, Handel's Messiah, Haydn's Lord Nelson Mass, Mozart's Requiem, Mendelssohn's Elijah, and Faure's Requiem. WeiShu finished his doctoral degree in voice performance at University of North Texas, where he portrayed Mercutio in Romeo et Juliette, Enrico in Lucia di Lammermoor, and Leporello in Don Giovanni. He currently resides in Dallas, Texas with his wife, soprano Meng-Jung Tsai, and their son, Channing.