Case closed: Voir Dire sells out ahead of Fort Worth Opera Festival

"Everyone in the opera world knows that new works do not sell tickets as well as those in the established repertoire.

But don’t tell that to Fort Worth Opera: Its world premiere presentation of “Voir Dire,” a contemporary chamber opera set in a rural courthouse, has sold out all six of its performances scheduled for McDavid Studio, the 180-seat venue across the street from Bass Hall.

It is the first time the company’s presentation of a new work has sold out, Fort Worth Opera marketing and communications manager Ryan Lathan says."

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