• 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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  • 156550_10151609937775011_1210244065_n Jules January 26, 2013 2013 is gonna ROCK hard, y’all.

    The excitement from the secret chambers of OOO’s meetings (i.e., over a beer or two) is harder and harder to stifle — and we don’t wish to.  This new year brings new challenges, varied collaborations, and abounding possibilities. We will once again stretch ourselves and question the limitations of “our” music, seeking to surprise and move our […]

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  • GroupWeimaryPic10_27 Jules November 5, 2012 Movin’ and shakin’

    [fbshare type=”button”][google_plusone size=”standard” annotation=”none” language=”English (UK)”] [twitter style=”horizontal” source=”@oneounceopera” float=”none”] Happy Fall, e’rybody.  Hard to believe we launched OOO over two months ago – we’ve been busy to say the least.  Things are movin’ and shakin’ this season, and we look forward to a busy Holiday.  Here is a quick update on what we’ve been […]

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  • OOOLaunchPoster Jules August 30, 2012 History was made.

    Were you there? One week ago this evening, the doors opened. The vision of a few became the experience of many. We officially launched One Ounce Opera, y’all! It is still hard for me to verbalize, as difficult as that is for my husband to believe (ha). “Wow – did that really happen?” continued to […]

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  • Silent Auction Items – WOW! Jules August 22, 2012 Silent Auction Items – WOW!

    We now have the list of auction items for tomorrow’s special Launch Show and Party at Red 7. Set your sights on the prize! Pedicab Tour of Downtown Austin from Dirtnail Padicab, Singing Valentines and Christmas Carols from The Green Twins, Voice Lesson at Fiore Music Studio, one month unlimited classes at Dancers Shape, custom […]

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  • One Ounce Opera: Launch @ Red 7 Jules August 12, 2012 OOO Launch – Moving Forward

    As I sit down to write this post, I find it hard to focus. I sense my mind wandering. There is much to be done in the coming days. I launch an opera company on August 23, after all. An “opera company.” For some reason, that just doesn’t sound right. Yes, we sing opera, and […]

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  • Erin Bales, Cristina Flores Jules June 25, 2012 The reviews are in…

    …and One Ounce Opera experienced “stunning success” at our first public performance on June 24th. As I mentioned in a previous entry, we were approached to sing at LeslieFest 2012, in Club 606 / Lipstick24 in Downtown Austin’s famed Red River District. Wish you could have been there! You could literally hear a pin drop. […]

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  • First Official Festival Appearance Announced! Jules May 16, 2012 First Official Festival Appearance Announced!

    One Ounce Opera has been asked to be a part of the First Annual “Leslie Fest,” a benefit scheduled for Sunday, June 24th at several fantastic venues in downtown Austin. We will update as we know more, but the benefit will last from 4pm to around 11:00pm, and Leslie’s family and friends will be in […]

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  • The One Ounce Opera Family Grows Jules April 16, 2012 The One Ounce Opera Family Grows

    On a very warm April Fool’s Day, a full afternoon’s worth of prospective singers from across Central Texas participated in the very first round of One Ounce Opera auditions. Singing pieces spanning centuries – Mozart to Puccini, Rossini to Sondheim – talented vocalists shared their gifts and gave inspired performances of arias, art songs, musical […]

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  • Announcing our Advisory Council Jules March 24, 2012 Announcing our Advisory Council

    There have been many (many, many) people involved in this project becoming a real, live company, and I am proud to add a few of those names to a public forum. Ann Sauder and Rebekah Smeltzer, two local Austin singers with loads of talent and experience, are officially stepping into very important roles as Assistants […]

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