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Prague Rock

Fort Worth Weekly
First known as Bohemia and Moravia, then later as part of Czechoslovakia, the Czech Republic has centuries of tradition of classical music. UNT’s Czech Music Festival aims to plumb this, but the event is going in unexpected d...


Give Us a Raise

Fort Worth Weekly
For whatever reason, there are a lot of local fundraising events happening on Thursday this week, so you may have to make a hard choice when it comes to where you want to bestow your largesse. Maybe this item will help you deci...


Starred Up

Fort Worth Weekly
This year’s Lone Star Film Festival marks its first under its new management, and we’ll be watching closely to see whether the movies are as good and as hotly anticipated as the ones that the previous directors have brought...

Dear White People plays at the Modern’s mini-festival this weekend.

It’s Bigger than Hip-Hop

Fort Worth Weekly
We’re not the only ones who’ve noticed the explosion in black filmmaking since a black man won the White House. So has Cary Darling, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram film critic who has organized Culture, Class, and Style: The ...


Colors of the Orchestra

Fort Worth Weekly
Karina Canellakis took Dallas Symphony Orchestra to our side of the county line last January, and now she’s back with a program designed to show off the various musical instruments that make up an orchestra. After Mozart’s ...

Texas Ballet Theater’s blockbuster Dracula returns to Bass Hall this weekend.

Dracula Returns

Leonard Eureka
Following the lead of movies, TV shows, and novels, Texas Ballet Theater revives Dracula this weekend –– just in time for Halloween. Opening TBT’s season in Fort Worth, the blockbuster will darken Bass Hall five times, ev...


The Outsiders

Fort Worth Weekly
Away with the derivative and tritely academic products of the art schools! Give us the original artistic visions developed in isolation by lonely cranks and allowed to flower into their full weirdness! That’s the ethos of the...

Julie Boulianne sings Berlioz with FWSO.

Witold You So

Fort Worth Weekly
The Polish composer Witold Lutosławski (pronounce the “ł” like a “w” and the “w”s like “v”s) isn’t as famous as his Russian contemporary Dmitri Shostakovich, but he had similar troubles with the Communist au...

Sophia Ceballos’ untitled work is part of the Exhibitionists show.

15 Hours

Fort Worth Weekly
This week’s spotlighted event is called Exhibitionists, but you will be either relieved or disappointed to find out that there won’t be large numbers of naked people running around. No, this is a pop-up event being put on b...


I Want Kehinde

Fort Worth Weekly
It’s not often that an artist gets a boost from a TV show, but millions of viewers of Empire have seen Kehinde Wiley’s paintings hanging in the mansion belonging to the show’s wealthy rap mogul. The 38-year-old Los Angele...