Archive for December, 2014

More Music Awards Ceremony, After-Party Pics

Anthony Mariani
Photog Vishal “Vashel” Malhotra was also on the scene last Sunday for our 2011 Fort Worth Weekly Music Awards Ceremony at Piper Hall and after-party at Capital Bar with an all-star jam and performances by The Hanna ...


Film Shorts

KRISTIAN LIN
OPENING: Page One: Inside the New York Times (R) Andrew Rossi (Eat This New York) directs this documentary that follows journalists on the famed newspaper’s Media Desk as they chronicle their own rapidly changing industry. (O...



Night & Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ? 13 Despite its cringe-inducing name, Tequila for Ta-Tas is nevertheless in service of a worthy cause. The Susan G. Komen-inspired event features music by Poo Live Crew, The Boobles (how appropriate), and DJ Christopher to...


What’s a Little Hate Among Friends?

Static
Gov. Rick Perry is promoting a prayer assembly on Aug. 6 at Reliant Stadium in Houston. How commendable! And pious! Just tell Static where to kneel! After all, Perry asked everybody to pray for rain during this summer’s wildf...



November Reign

Stage West tackles an acerbic political satire.
JIMMY FOWLER
Stage West’s current production of David Mamet’s acidic political comedy November is the fourth show directed by Dana Schultes, who serves as the company’s director of development. She is, of course, well known to Fort Wo...


Music Awards Winners

All 10,000-plus votes were counted, and here are your victors.
ANTHONY MARIANI
On the plus side, no one got hurt, there weren’t any fights, and only a couple of people fell down. On the bad side, we floated three kegs in a little over two hours.



Booking Confusion

Libraries were barely saved from the chopping block, but now expansion is recommended.
DAN McGRAW
Pedro Herrera is sitting at a table at the Fort Worth Library’s Northside branch on a Saturday afternoon with three little kids. They aren’t his; he is helping out a friend whose budget and work schedule make it tough to pa...


Getting Pantherfied

Hearsay
I did something pretty ridiculous at the Music Awards ceremony after-party. OK, a couple of things. OK, several. One, I started drinking waaay too early. Y’know how before a celebration, a wedding or house party or whatever, ...



Dimming Star

John Q. Reader
To the editor: I too am a veteran of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, and I have to say that Jeff Prince’s article (“The Incredible Shrinking Star-Telegram,” June 29, 2011) was most impressive. The common theme seems to be t...


Gallery

Fort Worth Community Arts Center
Gallery
Not only is the Fort Worth Art Dealers’ Association’s Selections exhibit going on this month at Fort Worth Community Arts Center, but on Tuesday the 19th you can also go there to catch a discussion on the role of public art...