Archive for October, 2016

Buddhist Relics Tour at Unity Church

Ironically, if folks could ever use the Loving Kindness Tour of Buddhist relics opening 6-8pm tonight (Fri Nov 29) at the Unity Church of Fort Worth (5051 Trail Lake Dr, FW), it’s in our current season of “peace and goodwil...


Hip Pocket Theatre-Related Kickstarter Campaign Ends Dec. 6

Jeff Prince
Old Tarzan at Hip Pocket Theatre was the first play I ever saw — and it blew me away. The story concept was cool: Tarzan has gotten old, the jungle is developed all around him, and he’s coping with a changing world....


Escaped Murder Suspect On The Loose in Fort Worth

Eric Griffey
A murder suspect escaped in Downtown Fort Worth today. David Matthew Merrill, 36, of McKinney fled from his probation officers earlier today after being informed a warrant had been issued for his arrest. Merrill is suspected of...

Bridegroom opens Friday in Dallas.

Film Shorts

Fort Worth Weekly
OPENING: Bridegroom (R) Linda Bloodworth-Thomason’s documentary profiles Shane Bitney Crone, a gay man who found himself deprived of legal rights after his partner, Tom Bridegroom, was killed in an accident shortly before the...

Fantasy and color combine in painterly ways in Patrick Nagatani and Andree Tracey’s “Alamogordo Blues.”

In Living Color!

Amon Carter’s new exhibit isn’t comprehensive but still says a lot.
The new exhibit at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art contains all of its color in a black box. The entrance and exit to the galleries are darkened, resembling a camera obscura or dark chamber. These contraptions were used ...

There’s not a whole lot going on the day before Thanksgiving, but there will be some action on the ice.

Night & Day

WED ▪ 27 There’s not a whole lot going on the day before Thanksgiving, but there will be some action on the ice. The fledgling Lone Star Brahmas, currently mired in last place in the NAHL’s South Division, look to make up...


Let the Chef Drive

Chow, Baby was strolling through the charming new plaza in Sundance Square, pondering the future of our culinary scene. As I looked one way, there was the new Del Frisco’s Grille, flanked by the soon-to-come eatery, Bird’s ...

Last Call

Pura Vida

Forget about the drinking. I can say, without a doubt, that the worst thing I did to my body this weekend was to eat breakfast. This is not at all a knock on Vickery Café, because the chicken-fried steak with hash browns that ...


An Impressive Record

TransCanada, the Canadian energy giant running the Keystone XL pipeline from Oklahoma to Port Arthur, has impressed Static several times over the last few years. First, there was the huge, baldfaced overstatement of the number ...


A Trip to the Park

A hero’s welcome greets a World Series champ in Texas.
Edgar Regalado peers through the chain-link fence surrounding the new Bowie High School football stadium, hoping to catch a glimpse of his baseball hero. He’d been watching him all season, pitching for the Boston Red Sox as t...