Old Yet New: Ars Lyrica’s Fresh Take on Vivaldi and Next Season’s News
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Old Yet New: Ars Lyrica’s Fresh Take on Vivaldi and Next Season’s News

Maybe you’ve heard Antonio Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons umpteen times. Nevertheless, Ars Lyrica wants to…

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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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Classics & Connections: The Dallas Opera’s 2016/17 Season
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Classics & Connections: The Dallas Opera’s 2016/17 Season

The Dallas Opera's 60th season is back to basics, with three classics of the Western…

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In Your Face
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In Your Face

Rude Mechs Take Texas (for a Change)
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Rude Mechs Take Texas (for a Change)

Whether they’re airily dodging swinging theatrical lights or brawling in the melted cheese of an…

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Ode to a Plate: <em>At Your Service</em> at Houston Center for Contemporary Craft
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Ode to a Plate: At Your Service at Houston Center for Contemporary Craft

Strong Statements at the MFAH: African American Art from the Museum’s Collection
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Strong Statements at the MFAH: African American Art from the Museum’s Collection

Statements: African American Art from the Museum’s Collection is the overly general and therefore utterly…

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Mirrors for Princes
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Mirrors for Princes

A Banner Year: DiverseWorks Moves to the MATCH
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A Banner Year: DiverseWorks Moves to the MATCH

A + C writer Holly Walrath sat down with Executive Director and Chief Curator Xandra…

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Larger Than Life
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Larger Than Life

Coming Home: Alex Karigan Farrior
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Coming Home: Alex Karigan Farrior

Alex Karigan Farrior joined Dallas's Dark Circles Contemporary Dance in 2014 and has been spinning…

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What a Year
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What a Year

A Beauty & A Birthday: Houston Ballet celebrates Ben Stevenson’s 80th with <em>The Sleeping Beauty</em>
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A Beauty & A Birthday: Houston Ballet celebrates Ben Stevenson’s 80th with The Sleeping Beauty

The Sleeping Beauty, the big hit of 19th century czarist ballet, continues to be performed…

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What We Loved & More:  A + C Writers Look Back at 2015 and Ahead to 2016
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What We Loved & More: A + C Writers Look Back at 2015 and Ahead to 2016

Coming Home: Bree Welch
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Coming Home: Bree Welch

Bree Welch made a triumphant return to Texas, playing Henry in Henry V at Houston's…

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Curating in Texas
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Curating in Texas

First-Hand: <em>Shakespeare in Print and Performance</em> at the Harry Ransom Center
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First-Hand: Shakespeare in Print and Performance at the Harry Ransom Center

In 1616, William Shakespeare was buried at Holy Trinity church, Stratford-Upon-Avon. A prayer was inscribed…

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Musical Explorers: Aperio Turns Ten
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Musical Explorers: Aperio Turns Ten

As artistic director of Aperio:Music of the Americas Michael Zuraw has sifted through hundreds of…

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The Future of Art in Texas
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The Future of Art in Texas

Emerging Artists in San Antonio. This is part one of a two-part series bringing attention…

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Rejecting Spectacle
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Rejecting Spectacle

Art as Process
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Art as Process

Show Up:  Donald Moffett
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Show Up: Donald Moffett

This fall, Austin’s Blanton Museum of Art is presenting a two-part installation of newly acquired…

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The Reality of the West
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The Reality of the West

Mapping Theater in Houston
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Mapping Theater in Houston

I Am A Camera
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I Am A Camera

A Space Within a Space
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A Space Within a Space

Melancholy & Magnitude
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Melancholy & Magnitude

Music for All: A Conversation with Andrés Orozco-Estrada
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Music for All: A Conversation with Andrés Orozco-Estrada

Houston Symphony’s new music director Andrés Orozco-Estrada has just concluded his first season with as…

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Festivals on Tap this Summer
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Festivals on Tap this Summer

Hundreds of hoofers converge to shed wood at the Lone Star State’s top tap dance…

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Engaging the Fraught History of Painting
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Marfa Motion
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Marfa Motion

Marfa Live Arts presents the Lower Left Performance Collective in Secondary Surface Rendered

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The World Comes to Houston
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The World Comes to Houston

Looking for Something New
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Looking for Something New

Tap Dancing, Decadence, and a Queso Fountain: Rude Mechs Make Their Dallas Debut
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Spring 2015 International Artists-In-Residence Exhibition
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Spring 2015 International Artists-In-Residence Exhibition

Originally, I thought I would review Oscar Murillo’s installation at Artpace.

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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

Re-envisioning A Streetcar Named Desire: The Scottish Ballet stops in SA and Houston
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Re-envisioning A Streetcar Named Desire: The Scottish Ballet stops in SA and Houston

Does the steamy story of Stella, Stanley and Blanche DuBois make compelling dance theater?

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Texas Abstract
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Texas Abstract

Three Weekends of Motion
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Three Weekends of Motion

A Farewell to the Y Chromosome: Michelle Ellsworth Returns to the Fusebox Festival
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A Farewell to the Y Chromosome: Michelle Ellsworth Returns to the Fusebox Festival

Michelle Ellsworth is performing her latest outrageous opus, Preparation for the Obsolescence of the Y…

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