The Great Outdoors: <em>Electra</em> at Dallas Theater Center
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The Great Outdoors: Electra at Dallas Theater Center

It’s the first day of rehearsals for Electra (April 4-May 2), and Dallas Theater Center…

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Who the Dickens is Scrooge?: <em>A Christmas Carol</em> at Dallas Theater Center
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Who the Dickens is Scrooge?: A Christmas Carol at Dallas Theater Center

Productions of the A Christmas Carol have decorated the stages of local theaters for decades.…

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Timeless & Universal: Dallas Theater Center’s <em>Romeo and Juliet</em>
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Timeless & Universal: Dallas Theater Center’s Romeo and Juliet

Joel Ferrell, Associate Artistic Director at Dallas Theater Center, is at the helm of a…

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LBJ Takes the Stage: Alley Theatre and Dallas Theater Center Team Up for <em>All the Way</em>
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LBJ Takes the Stage: Alley Theatre and Dallas Theater Center Team Up for All the Way

Lyndon Baines Johnson has surely been called almost every name in every book, especially here…

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<em>Clarkston</em> at Dallas Theater Center
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Clarkston at Dallas Theater Center

Dallas Theater Center presents the world premiere of 2014 MacArthur Foundation Fellow Samuel D. Hunter’s…

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The Glory of the Game: Dallas Theater Center’s Colossal Addresses the Theater of Football
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The Glory of the Game: Dallas Theater Center’s Colossal Addresses the Theater of Football

When a mentor challenged Andrew Hinderaker to write "an unproduceable play," he sought inspiration from…

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Dallas Theater Center’s Driving Miss Daisy Offers a Smooth & Heartfelt Ride
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Les Miserables at Dallas Theater Center
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Les Miserables at Dallas Theater Center

The version of Les Miserables currently on stage at the Dallas Theater Center (DTC) is…

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Dallas Theater Center Takes On a ‘Giant’ Project
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Dallas Theater Center Takes On a ‘Giant’ Project

In more than two decades, online Michael John LaChiusa has been one of our most…

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Dallas Children’s Theater <em>Mufaro</em> Returns Home after National Tour
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Dallas Children’s Theater Mufaro Returns Home after National Tour

At first, the schoolchildren who are filing into Dallas City Performance Hall with wide eyes…

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Wonder Girl: Texas Ballet Theater’s Carolyn Judson on <em>Alice in Wonderland</em>
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Wonder Girl: Texas Ballet Theater’s Carolyn Judson on Alice in Wonderland

Texas is having an Alice boom with Ballet Austin performing Septime Weber’s Alice on May…

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Big Dreams: Discovering Latina/o Theater in Texas
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Big Dreams: Discovering Latina/o Theater in Texas

What do we mean when we talk about Latina/o theater in Texas? This was the…

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Primed for Growth:  Is Dallas the Country’s Next Hub for New Plays?
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Primed for Growth: Is Dallas the Country’s Next Hub for New Plays?

What is theater that doesn’t reflect contemporary realities? What kind of life can theatrical storytelling…

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Housing the Drama: An Update on Dallas Theater Spaces
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Housing the Drama: An Update on Dallas Theater Spaces

Experimental plays and intimate dramas set in homes typically belong in black box theaters. The…

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Victory at Sea: <em>Moby-Dick</em> at The Dallas Opera
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Victory at Sea: Moby-Dick at The Dallas Opera

“Melville put the whole universe into Moby-Dick,” my companion said before the curtain rose on…

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Artspace Crackdown in Dallas
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Artspace Crackdown in Dallas

Daring Dance in Dallas: Charles Santos on the 2016/17 TITAS Season
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Daring Dance in Dallas: Charles Santos on the 2016/17 TITAS Season

Dallas is a strong dance city for many reasons, TITAS Presents at AT&T Performing Arts…

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The Troublemakers: A young generation of Dallas theater makers pursue socio-political activism in their work
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The Troublemakers: A young generation of Dallas theater makers pursue socio-political activism in their work

In Dallas, a generation of young playwrights is beginning to flex dramatic muscle in pursuit…

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Theater for Right Now: DTC’s New Season
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Theater for Right Now: DTC’s New Season

“We look around the world we live in, at topics that are relevant in the…

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Collaboration Defines Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s SOLUNA Festival
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Collaboration Defines Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s SOLUNA Festival

Collaboration happens in the arts, especially in the performing arts, whether the artists involved enjoy…

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Eric Whitacre at Dallas Winds
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Eric Whitacre at Dallas Winds

Eric Whitacre is proof that there are advantages to breaking some rules – his path…

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Celebrating Women’s Voices at Bishop Arts Theatre Center
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Celebrating Women’s Voices at Bishop Arts Theatre Center

At this time of year, Dallas' Bishop Arts Theatre Center hosts a new playwright competition,…

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Three Premieres & Fresh Energy: Dallas Black Dance Theatre Moves Forward
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Three Premieres & Fresh Energy: Dallas Black Dance Theatre Moves Forward

Though it has been without an official artistic director for several months, Dallas Black Dance…

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Performania: Drama with or without a Theater
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Performania: Drama with or without a Theater

I'm always looking for drama, just not necessarily in a theater. It's the burden of…

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Ancient Airs: New York Baroque Dance Company Performs with Dallas Bach Society and Ars Lyrica
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Ancient Airs: New York Baroque Dance Company Performs with Dallas Bach Society and Ars Lyrica

There are two opportunities in Texas to experience the wonder of Catherine Turocy's New York…

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Entertainment + Education:  The Rivalrous History of Fort Worth Theater
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Women Win at Dallas’ Echo Theatre: A Conversation with Briana Pozner
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Women Win at Dallas’ Echo Theatre: A Conversation with Briana Pozner

Mapping Theater in Houston
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Mapping Theater in Houston

AT&T Performing Arts Center Gears up for Season Two of their Off Broadway on Flora’s Series
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AT&T Performing Arts Center Gears up for Season Two of their Off Broadway on Flora’s Series

Cate Blouke caught up with Senior Programming Manager David Denson to chat about the series,…

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Performania:  The Artist Talk as Theater
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Performania: The Artist Talk as Theater

When Nathaniel Donnett was wheeled in laying inside a coffin at the CAMH for his…

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Latina/o Talent Front and Center: Texas Playwrights at Carnaval
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Latina/o Talent Front and Center: Texas Playwrights at Carnaval

Already bursting with talent, Chicago will be overflowing with creativity from July 23-25. That’s when…

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Meta Theater
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Meta Theater

Tap Dancing, Decadence, and a Queso Fountain: Rude Mechs Make Their Dallas Debut
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Merging Music: Dallas Symphony’s Soluna Festival Takes Flight
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Merging Music: Dallas Symphony’s Soluna Festival Takes Flight

Next up at AT&T Performing Arts Center’s Elevator Project Cara Mia Stages Octavio Solis’ Lydia
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The Importance of Being Lee Trull: Wilde/Earnest at Kitchen Dog Theater
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SOLI Chamber Ensemble Moves into The Tobin Center with HEAR
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SOLI Chamber Ensemble Moves into The Tobin Center with HEAR

After featuring SOLI Chamber Ensemble in our November “Home/Away” column, we wanted to know more…

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The Elevator Project opens the AT&T Performing Arts Center to local artists
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The Elevator Project opens the AT&T Performing Arts Center to local artists

IMAGE ABOVE: Wyly Rooftop Terrace. Photo by Iwan Baan, courtesy of AT&T Performing Arts Center.…

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Next Gen Leaders in Texas Theater
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Next Gen Leaders in Texas Theater

On stage, screen and in popular culture, Millennials tend to be depicted as a set…

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Five Must-See Shows this Spring in Dallas
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Five Must-See Shows this Spring in Dallas

It’s not every day that a Dallas theater produces a show bound (hopefully) for Broadway,…

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