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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Moving Up: A Conversation with Houston Ballet’s Jared Matthews
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Moving Up: A Conversation with Houston Ballet’s Jared Matthews

Stanton Welch promoted Houston native Jared Matthews to the rank of principal dancer after his…

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The Elements Come to Life in Houston Ballet’s Morris, Welch & Kylián
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The Elements Come to Life in Houston Ballet’s Morris, Welch & Kylián

Houston Ballet touched on all the elements in their final mixed repertory of the season...

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Wicked Fun: Houston Shakespeare Festival Brings Macbeth and Merchant to Miller Outdoor Theatre
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NobleMotion Dance Circles The Eye of the Storm
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NobleMotion Dance Circles The Eye of the Storm

Are you ready, Houston? Another storm is blowing through, and this time, NobleMotion Dance is…

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A Space Within a Space
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A Space Within a Space

Meta Theater
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Meta Theater

Farewell Sweet Prince: Houston Ballet’s Simon Ball Retires
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Farewell Sweet Prince: Houston Ballet’s Simon Ball Retires

Houston Ballet principal Simon Ball takes his final bow as the season draws to a…

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Canonizing the Commonplace
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Canonizing the Commonplace

Intimacy, Distance and Defunct Gestures
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Intimacy, Distance and Defunct Gestures

Unnerving Mannerism
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Unnerving Mannerism

On the hunt for excellence
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On the hunt for excellence

Stephen King trains the next generation of opera singers at HGO and Rice University

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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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Ten Tiny Reviews
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Ten Tiny Reviews

Engaging the Fraught History of Painting
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Lines of Motion: Laura Gutierrez at Sicardi Gallery
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Lines of Motion: Laura Gutierrez at Sicardi Gallery

The World Comes to Houston
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The World Comes to Houston

Composers and Performers Come Together at Soli Chamber Ensemble
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Composers and Performers Come Together at Soli Chamber Ensemble

The Soli Chamber Ensemble has never given its audience an experience quite like this.

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In Deep: Karen Stokes Takes Us Backstage at Allen’s Landing
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In Deep: Karen Stokes Takes Us Backstage at Allen’s Landing

Karen Stokes Dance, in collaboration with University of Houston Interdisciplinary students, recently premiered Backstage at…

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The Other Side: Chinese and Mexican Immigration to America
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Across the Floor & More: Houston Dance Collective Turns One
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Across the Floor & More: Houston Dance Collective Turns One

Never underestimate the power of three determined modern dancers who cherish their morning class.

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Shifting Focus: Two Star Symphony at Mid-Career
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Shifting Focus: Two Star Symphony at Mid-Career

Jerry Ochoa, Jo Bird, Margaret Lejeune and Debra Brown of Two Star Symphony. Photos by…

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For a New World to Come
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For a New World to Come

Love, Brutality, Sacrifice, and Regret: Houston Grand Opera’s Vivid Die Walküre
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Seeing Sound
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Seeing Sound

Films Al Fresco: Houston Cinema Arts Festival Offers Outdoor Film Series
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Films Al Fresco: Houston Cinema Arts Festival Offers Outdoor Film Series

Eadweard Muybridge, Animal Locomotion Vol. 2 – MALES Photo courtesy of Eadweard Muybridge Online Archive.…

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Fusing Opera and Mariachi: HGO presents El Pasado Nunca Se Termina
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Fusing Opera and Mariachi: HGO presents El Pasado Nunca Se Termina

It’s a Shidach!
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It’s a Shidach!

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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Three Weekends of Motion
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Three Weekends of Motion

Ars Lyrica Closes the Season with Alexander’s Feast
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Ars Lyrica Closes the Season with Alexander’s Feast

Nancy Wozny visits with Ars Lyrica artistic director Matthew Dirst on Handel, Baroque dance and…

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Trouble Maker
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Trouble Maker

Intoxicating Spirituality
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Intoxicating Spirituality

The Seagull has Landed: Stupid Fucking Bird at Stages
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The Seagull has Landed: Stupid Fucking Bird at Stages

you are in reality reading a theater review, though perhaps a stupid fucking review.

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“A Living, Breathing, Human Journey”
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