City releases details of Opera House “red carpet” premiere gala

The “premiere gala” event planned for Dec. 5 to reopen the newly restored Opera House will feature as-yet-unnamed dignitaries from around the state, valet parking, champagne, a string quartet, an “informal viewing of the theatre and stage,” excerpts from the Granbury Theatre Company’s “A Christmas Carol” and dancing and light appetizers in an outdoor tent, according to Mitchell George, the city’s director of communications and marketing. Tickets for the gala are $100 and can be purchased at or by calling 817-579-0952.