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KRISTIAN LIN
THU ? 1 John Patrick Shanley’s film version of Doubt last winter boasted some terrific performances, but it still only gives you a hint of the concentrated power and relentless forward push of the play, which whips by in ...


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THU ? 24 TCU’s theater students have been busy. In addition to the school’s production of Doubt this week, they’re also putting on Steve Martin’s Picasso at the Lapin Agile in conjunction with Circle The...



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THU ? 1 In conjunction with the Philip Haas exhibit at the Kimbell, the Modern is screening Haas’ 1995 film Angels and Insects. A rare movie that’s worth seeing just for the costumes (the women’s dresses bear ...


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KRISTIAN LIN
  FRI ? 11 Southlake Town Square will be a colorful place this weekend from hosting the Southlake Butterfly Festival. The three-day event (which benefits various children’s charities) features a raffle and presentations ...



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WED ? 2 Taylor Hicks drops into Casa Mañana’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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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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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...