• Tori Ovel Jules April 8, 2016 Meet Tori Ovel, Winning Composer of FSOO 2016

    This is the fourth in our series of composer spotlights previewing the Inaugural Fresh Squeezed Ounce of Opera, April 15 and 16, 2016. Meet Tori Ovel, composer of the one act opera Now Boarding, which depicts a scene familiar to most. Interview by Julie Fiore. 1. You describe Now Boarding as a “slice of time.” Did a […]

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  • Jeff Luna Jules March 27, 2016 Meet Jeff Luna, Winning Composer of FSOO 2016

    This is the third in our series of composer spotlights previewing the Inaugural Fresh Squeezed Ounce of Opera, April 15, 16, 2016. Meet Austinite Jeff Luna, whose winning short comic operetta Love After the Collapse of Civilization will have you swiping right, and wondering about where we might really be headed. OOO member Angela Irving conducted this interview. […]

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  • Liam Wade, Composer Jules March 19, 2016 Meet Liam Wade and John Grimmett, Winning Composer/Librettist Team of FSOO 2016

    One of the five chosen shorts for the Inaugural Fresh Squeezed Ounce of Opera harkens back to the days of vaudeville. Part of the Act will receive its regional premiere on April 15, 2016 in Austin, Texas. BECOME THE TITLE SPONSOR FOR Part of the Act! To get to know them better, OOO Member Maureen Broy Papovich recently […]

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  • Serpa headshots2016-2 Jules February 25, 2016 Meet Steven Serpa, Winning Composer of FSOO 2016

    Meet Steven Serpa, composer of the winning short opera Thyrsis and Amaranth, which will be a part of the Inaugural Fresh Squeezed Ounce of Opera Showcase. And truthfully, the piece that started it all. I (Julie Fiore) first met Steven in Austin over drinks about a year ago. He shared Thyrsis with me, and the idea to [...]

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  • long image CFC FSOO Jules December 9, 2015 Call for Composers of Short Opera

    CALL FOR SHORT OPERA SUBMISSIONS! Composers: One Ounce Opera will present a new series of concerts titled “Fresh Squeezed Ounce." This will be the inaugural event in what we hope will become a long standing series. We’d like to formally invite you to submit short operas for inclusion in our program. Please send a sample [...]

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  • Angela reflects on her character. See Lazee come to life! TBITB.brownpapertickets.com Jules October 19, 2015 OOO Supports LGBTQ Youth With Saturday’s Performance

    Angela reflects on her character. See Lazee come to life! TBITB.brownpapertickets.com ***UPDATE! The Sat 10/24 9:30 show is now FREE for LGBTQ youth and their supporters! No ticket required. Informal meet-and-greet with the cast and creators immediately follows this special performance of TBITB! A huge OOO Hoorah! goes out to Robin and Paul Cohen, whose [...]

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  • nowhiring Jules September 9, 2015 Now Hiring! Work With OOO.

    NOW HIRING! WORK WITH OOO. Take us from piano to FORTE! Become a part of the OOO team, and instrumental in a non-traditional arts organization on the forefront of the alt-classical revolution. We need your special skills. The company is looking for a Development Intern and an Administrative Intern to begin as soon as October. Here are […]

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  • Jules August 1, 2015 Three Years, New Dreams, Fresh Site

    On August 23, 2012, The One Ounce Opera Company was christened during a well-attended launch party at Red 7. Perhaps you were there, or perhaps you are just now discovering OOO. Either way, you are the reason we do what we do, and the reason we are able to do what we do. Thank you.  It’s […]

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  • image courtesy of Control Images/Roy Moore Jules February 11, 2015 Call for Artists: Listening Garden III

    Dear friends, One Ounce Opera is producing the 3rd annual alt-classical showcase “The Listening Garden” at Clayworks Studio/Gallery on E 6th on Sunday, March 8th from 4-7pm. We are asking accomplished local classical musicians and composers if they would like to come share their latest works pre-SXSW in intimate spaces with a lovely crowd. Beer and [...]

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  • Jules October 18, 2014 BEERthoven Recital Series – Official Press Release from OOO

    “BEERthoven Recital Series” Adds Bowling, One Ounce Opera to Program in Historic Texas Building Intimate Concert Will Feature Strauss, Brahms, Beethoven…and Beer AUSTIN, October 14, 2014 — One Ounce Opera, an Austin Critics’ Table Award Nominee now in their third season, announces an upcoming performance on Sunday, November 2nd during the new Beerthoven Recital Series, produced […]

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