Art About Town According to Carrie Ellen Adamian of The Dallas Opera

Where to catch Mom Next Door Carrie Ellen Adamian, director of marketing at the Dallas Opera.

For dinner before a performance … 

Savor Gastropub
“When I’m feeling stylish.”

2000 Woodall Rodgers Freeway, Dallas // 214/306-5597

Flora Street Café
“When I’m feeling fancy.”
2330 Flora St., Suite 150, Dallas // 214/580-7000

TorTaco
“When I’m feeling cool.”
2100 Ross Ave., Suite 100, Dallas // 469/998-7342

For free art … 

NorthPark Center
“Such a great spot to take in the arts while your little ones run around. Live performances, amazing sculptures, cool plant installations and, of course, those cute ducks—perfection.”
8687 N. Central Expressway, Dallas // 214/363-7441

Klyde Warren Park
“The perfect spot for arts events under the beautiful Dallas skyline.”
2012 Woodall Rodgers Freeway, Dallas //214/716-4500

For a live show …

Dee and Charles Wyly Theatre
“Dallas Theater Center shows are always cool here, and the theater never looks the same.”
2400 Flora St., Dallas // 214/880-0202

For an out-of-office lunch …

Lark on the Park
2015 Woodall Rodgers Freeway, Dallas // 214/855-5275

Nasher Cafe by Wolfgang Puck
2001 Flora St., Dallas // 214/242-5100