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The Westminster Choir performs at Arborlawn, Sun.

Bones in the Foundation

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If you want to hear something unearthly, you need to drop by Arborlawn United Methodist Church this Sunday for a performance by the Westminster Choir. That’s where the ensemble will perform The Legend of the Walled-In Woman, ...


George Takei narrates FWSO’s Sci-Fi Spectacular.

Fort Worth Space Orchestra

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In this era of audience segmentation, Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra is targeting the geeks with its Sci-Fi Spectacular. Guest conductor Jack Everly will conduct music from science-fiction films and TV shows, and Star Trek star ...



Professor D headlines the New Year’s Eve show in Sundance Square.

The Calendar Turns

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It seems that this year, the place to be on New Year’s Eve is downtown. This isn’t to slight the events going on elsewhere. Stage West is holding its annual affair with music by the E-Flat Porch Band and a supper buffet tha...


Veerle Baetens and Johan Heldenbergh sing country music in The Broken Circle Breakdown.

A Different Country

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A film unlike anything you’ve seen, The Broken Circle Breakdown begins with five bearded guys wearing Stetsons and playing guitars, fiddles, and banjos. They’re arranged in a circle around a microphone and singing “Will t...



Carmen Miranda is the subject of Artes de la Rosa’s new show.

Miranda Blossoms

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Rose Marine Theater is usually a place for Spanish- or Spanglish-language entertainment, but for this weekend only, it’s going Portuguese. The subject of Artes de la Rosa’s Mamãe eu Quero: The Story of Carmen Miranda is no...


The Harvest screens as part of Movies That Matter, Sat.

Documentary Matters

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The quarterly film series Movies That Matter comes to the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth this weekend, screening socially conscious documentaries free of charge to the first viewers who show up and bringing in guest speakers t...



The Kimbell’s Renzo Piano Pavilion opens Wed.

Grand Piano

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Until now, the Kimbell Art Museum has been forced to put most of its permanent collection in storage whenever the museum hosts a major exhibition. This week, however, the grand opening of the Renzo Piano Pavilion means those da...


Giles McCrary’s documentary screens Fri.

Cellar Comes to Light

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If you read Fort Worth Weekly’s cover story about Giles McCrary and his documentary about The Cellar (“Cellar Dwellers,” May 8, 2013), you may remember that he wanted to finish his work on the film in time to submit it to...



Gunther Schuller receives a tribute at UTA, Sat.

Celebrating Composers

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Gunther Schuller turns 88 next week, and so UTA is holding a celebration of this composer who has led an extraordinary life. A sideman for Miles Davis on his Birth of the Cool album, Schuller gave up performing soon afterward f...


Julia Roberts and Meryl Streep in August: Osage County at LSFF.

Lucky Seven

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The seventh annual Lone Star Film Festival takes place this weekend and gives us an advance look at Oscar-contending movies. Foremost among those are Nebraska, a deadpan black-and-white comedy by Alexander Payne (The Descendant...