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KRISTIAN LIN
WED ? 2 Taylor Hicks drops into Casa MaƱana’s production of Grease to sing “Beauty School Dropout.” We think Clay Aiken would be a better fit for the song both vocally and as a stage presence, but it’s ...


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KRISTIAN LIN
THU ? 27 The Lone Star Film Festival continues its monthly series of screenings of best-received films from last November. Tonight the fest is showing A Quiet Little Marriage, a serious marital drama involving many actors from ...



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KRISTIAN LIN
WED ? 19 Guess the folks at Central Market must really like Hatch chiles, since there’s a big festival every year when the peppers come into season. This evening’s cooking class is devoted to them; you’ll lear...


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KRISTIAN LIN
THU ? 13 The Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Circus makes its annual visit to the Fort Worth Convention Center, and its show, Over the Top, brings an assortment of acrobats, animal acts, and motorcycle stunts. This high-ener...



Vague Sentiments

KRISTIAN LIN
British and Italian cinema were rejuvenated after the end of World War II, but in France, filmmaking had pretty much gone dead. It was dominated by stuffy period pieces and literary adaptations, and a group of French film criti...


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KRISTIAN LIN
WED ? 5 For everyone who’s found Mozart’s The Magic Flute to be impenetrable from a storytelling perspective, perhaps an English-language libretto might clear up some issues. Local movie theaters are running an enco...



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KRISTIAN LIN
WED ? 29 Q Cinema returns to its monthly series after holding its festival last May. David Oliveras’ high-school drama Watercolors may or may not be worth the trouble, but after the events of June 28, this movie showing w...


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WED ? 22 Job skills are always good to have and especially so in today’s economy. With this in mind, the American Advertising Federation is holding a page design workshop to teach people how to use software to become crea...



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WED ? 15 What options do you have if you want stand-up comedy in the middle of the week? A nationally known comic whom you’d have to pay megabucks to see? Instead, try the Fourth Wall Comedy Night at Dan’s Silverlea...


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KRISTIAN LIN
WED ? 8 The Broadway revival of Little Shop of Horrors makes its way to Bass Hall this week. Based on Roger Corman’s 1960 black comedy film, this musical was written in 1982 by Alan Menken and Howard Ashman, the same song...