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Monumental

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After three years, FWSO finally completes its ambitious Mahler cycle.


Monumental

Leonard Eureka
To call the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra’s three-year Mahler cycle a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to hear the maestro’s remarkable symphonic output isn’t far off the mark. The length and size of his nine co...



Home for Wayward Comedians?

ANTHONY MARIANI
Don’t know if you’ve noticed, but comedy open-mics are few and far between. For a time a while back, Fort Worth was home to almost a handful of them, with the most popular happening on Sunday nights at the old Black...


Ready to Wear

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“I asked my mom to buy me a seersucker suit from Cox. Instead, she got me a cocksucker suit from Sears.” – anonymous



Bits

Local curator gets personal, while public art shines over Dark streets.
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I always read with a little stack of Post-it Notes nearby.


The Austin Biennial

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Applications for the third annual Texas Biennial are now available at www.texasbiennial.com. A group art show composed of open submissions, the biennial, if you haven’t already guessed, is grossly biased toward Austin, th...



For God! For Country! For Foam!

A local battle-gaming group dukes it out south of Mexia.
Cole Williams
Is there anything better than wailing on someone with a foam stick?


This Old House

Even a stellar Stage West cast can’t redeem a hackneyed critical fave.
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There’s not a bad seat in the house at the “Old Vic,” Stage West’s new, old digs at the industrial end of West Vickery Boulevard.



Manhattan Express

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The FWSO makes an impressive Carnegie Hall debut.


Losing, Lost Gems

In these angsty times, sometimes you have to scour the art scene for life.
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As mannered Britons dump garbage all over gallery floors under the auspices of creating “art,” and brash young Americans simply Xerox their favorite photos of celebrities onto canvases in a seemingly endless, relent...