• 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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  • HipsterSoccerMeme Jules June 23, 2014 Why the Rising Popularity of Soccer in the US is a Good Sign for Opera Fans

    Why the Rising Popularity of Soccer in the US is a Good Sign for Opera Fans: An Examination of Two Imported European Traditions by Julie Fiore, OOO Founder I had an unique experience watching the USA v Portugal World Cup match yesterday. I wasn’t at a pub. I wasn’t in a typical bar. The game […]

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  • KillerQueenPosterSmaller Jules October 11, 2013 Killer Queen! Official press release for OOO’s next super-collaboration

        FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Julie Fiore, julie@oneounceopera.com     Austin’s Alternative Opera Company Will Rock You on Oct. 26 One Ounce Opera + Magnifico = KILLER QUEEN   AUSTIN, October 11, 2013 — One Ounce Opera, an Austin Critics’ Table Award Nominee for 2012-13, announced they will share the stage with local Queen tribute […]

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  • OOOMozartLG_WEB-1 Jules August 16, 2013 Official Press Release: Mozart Murder Mystery on August 23rd

    PO Box 301716 Austin, TX 78703 Austin-based One Ounce Opera to Re-imagine Mozart in an Original Murder Mystery Central Texas’ Alternative Opera Company will Celebrate First Anniversary on Aug. 23 AUSTIN, August 16, 2013 — One Ounce Opera, an Austin Critics’ Table Award Nominee for 2012-13, announced it will open its second season with an […]

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