A Winter for Ibsen: Classical Theatre’s <em>A Doll’s House</em>
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A Winter for Ibsen: Classical Theatre’s A Doll’s House

Houston's Classical Theatre Company returns to Ibsen this winter with their production of A Doll's…

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Becoming Aurora: Houston Ballet’s Sara Webb on <em>The Sleeping Beauty</em>
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Becoming Aurora: Houston Ballet’s Sara Webb on The Sleeping Beauty

A + C editor in chief Nancy Wozny visited with Houston Ballet principal and Dallas…

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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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Love is in the Cards: Linda Phenix Returns to Theatre LaB Houston for <em>52 Pick Up</em>
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Love is in the Cards: Linda Phenix Returns to Theatre LaB Houston for 52 Pick Up

Linda Phenix returns to directing with the Theatre LaB Houston production of TJ Dawe and…

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Love and Loss: <em>The Bridges of Madison County</em> at TUTS
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Love and Loss: The Bridges of Madison County at TUTS

Contingent Beauty
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Contingent Beauty

Cultural Remix: Matthew Craven’s <em>MONUMENTS</em> at David Shelton Gallery
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Cultural Remix: Matthew Craven’s MONUMENTS at David Shelton Gallery

Matthew Craven’s collage/drawings, on view at David Shelton Gallery in Houston through Feb. 6, are…

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About Space: A Houston Cinema Arts Festival 2015 Wrap Up
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About Space: A Houston Cinema Arts Festival 2015 Wrap Up

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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Visual art, social practice, and entrepreneurial spirit
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Becoming Nannerl: The Other Mozart
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Becoming Nannerl: The Other Mozart

The story begins with a portrait by Johann Nepomuk della Croce of a family: father,…

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Seeing With the Heart: <em>The Little Prince</em> Charms at HGO
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Seeing With the Heart: The Little Prince Charms at HGO

For a long time after its world premiere in 2003, I hoped Houston Grand Opera…

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Suggesting the Eternal
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Suggesting the Eternal

We Are All Folk: The Art of Everyday (Folk) Life
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We Are All Folk: The Art of Everyday (Folk) Life

This winter season at MATCH, the Houston Art Alliance’s Folklife + Traditional Arts Program presents…

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The Timelessness of Political Art
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The Timelessness of Political Art

Coming Home: Mario Zambrano
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Coming Home: Mario Zambrano

Mario Zambrano was an accomplished contemporary ballet dancer before turning to writing fiction.

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A Community Rebuilt
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A Community Rebuilt

Arts under Fire
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Arts under Fire

Janis Joplin, CineSpace, Rap Battles & Texas Talent
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Rothko’s Rothkos
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Rothko’s Rothkos

At the time of Mark Rothko’s death in 1970, nearly eight hundred works restedquietly in…

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Curtain Up: Houston’s Main Street Theater Celebrates 40 Years and a Newly Renovated Space
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Curtain Up: Houston’s Main Street Theater Celebrates 40 Years and a Newly Renovated Space

“This is a real milestone!” Main Street Theater executive artistic director Rebecca Greene Udden offers…

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Song of Houston: Story of HGOco
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Song of Houston: Story of HGOco

In the September world premiere of O Columbia, the new chamber opera from HGOco, a…

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Contemporary Photography in Texas
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Step Afrika! Storms the Miller
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Step Afrika! Storms the Miller

“So, this is a tap show?” asked a friend, minutes before the curtain went up…

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Speed, Skeletons & Flying Dancers
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Speed, Skeletons & Flying Dancers

Alley Theatre’s Second Life
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Alley Theatre’s Second Life

Young, Bold & Conductorless: KINETIC Launches their First Season
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Young, Bold & Conductorless: KINETIC Launches their First Season

Houston, meet KINETIC, a new conductorless ensemble founded by two accomplished young musicians: New Zealand…

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Summer Success: Houston Ballet Triumphs at Hamburg Ballet Days Festival
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Summer Success: Houston Ballet Triumphs at Hamburg Ballet Days Festival

Houston Ballet's reputation in the Bayou City is solid, as it is in Texas and…

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Fall Dance at Miller: Great Performances in the Great Outdoors
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Fall Dance at Miller: Great Performances in the Great Outdoors

Towards a New Kind of Fair
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Towards a New Kind of Fair

Winds on the move: Meet Houston Symphony’s newest reed tunesmith
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Winds on the move: Meet Houston Symphony’s newest reed tunesmith

Mark Nuccio, who joined the New York Philharmonic in 1999 as associate principal and solo…

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Mapping Theater in Houston
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Mapping Theater in Houston

Choreographic Connections: MacMillan, Bruce and Smith open Houston Ballet’s Fall Season
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Choreographic Connections: MacMillan, Bruce and Smith open Houston Ballet’s Fall Season

The relationship between a dance company and a choreographer is a delicate thing.

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Hello Houston, I’m Your New Professor
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Hello Houston, I’m Your New Professor

Language and Memory: Redefining Print at Community Artist Collective
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Language and Memory: Redefining Print at Community Artist Collective

Lit up by natural light from outside, the white walls of the Community Artist Collective’s…

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Catastrophic Theatre’s Tamarie Cooper Goes Back to School
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Catastrophic Theatre’s Tamarie Cooper Goes Back to School

In the Bayou City, we know that it’s summer when the curtain rises on Tamarie…

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Leading Houston’s Alternative Spaces
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Leading Houston’s Alternative Spaces

Black matter dripping from canvas, flanking a fish tank and bowl filled with water, microphones,…

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Love & Film Win: QFest Turns 19 with an Outstanding Line up
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Love & Film Win: QFest Turns 19 with an Outstanding Line up

QFest takes over multiple screens in Houston from July 23-27 at various venues across the…

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