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Vadym Kholodenko returns to the scene of his triumph, Tue.

Gold Returns

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In his first local appearance since winning the last Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, Vadym Kholodenko will open the Cliburn Concert Series on Tuesday with an unusual Rachmaninoff program in Bass Performance Hall. I...


The Audience will be broadcast Wednesday at 2pm & 7pm at Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

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WED ▪ 28 Helen Mirren and Peter Morgan just can’t stay away from Queen Elizabeth II. The star and screenwriter of the 2006 film The Queen reunite for the stage play The Audience, which depicts vignettes from the weekly meet...



Coach Gary Patterson leads TCU out at Cowboys Stadium, Sat.

Purple Patches

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The last time TCU played in the Cowboys Classic, it was the beginning of an undefeated season. Fans of the Horned Frogs must be hoping that this year’s game will be a good omen, though they’ll probably take more hope from t...


Jeb Berrier’s documentary Bag It screens Wednesday at Fort Worth Botanic Garden

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WED ▪ 21 Night & Day makes an effort to reuse plastic bags from the grocery store, but too many people simply throw them away, which is a reason why there’s a huge patch of floating plastic in the middle of the Pacific ...



Cliburn silver medalist Beatrice Rana performs with FWSO this weekend.

The Russians Are Here

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If the recent Van Cliburn International Piano Competition didn’t satisfy your need for Russian classical music (all three medalists chose Russian concertos for the final round), then the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra has you ...


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WED ▪ 14 The Modern Kids Summer Flicks Series brightens the midweek with free screenings of short films for children. Today’s selections feature Pablo Garcia’s Profilograph (After Dürer), which uses animation to transfor...



MST3K takes on Starship Troopers, Thu.

Bug Zappers

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The pity of Rifftrax Live: Starship Troopers is that the original 1997 movie was supposed to be funny, but it failed so miserably at that job that now comedians are encouraging us to laugh at  the movie rather than with it. De...


Frieda Austin, Jozy Camp, and Michael Joe Goggans cut striking figures on a deserted island in Hip Pocket Theatre’s A Tempest.

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Former Fort Worth Weekly Visionary Award winner David Lowery brings his movie Ain’t Them Bodies Saints to the Modern tonight. Set in Texas (though filmed in Louisiana), this romantic crime thriller stars Rooney Mara and Casey...



Ann Cushing Gantz, Untitled, Gallery 440

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Ann Cushing Gantz, Untitled, Gallery 440
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Local art enthusiasts became concerned last year when organizers of the Collectors of Fort Worth Art show said that, after a decade, they’d grown weary of putting together the popular annual event. The show, held each summer ...


Emma Colwell, Jameson Taylor, and Parker Wilson try to negotiate A Wrinkle in Time at Artisan Center Theater.

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Can the Texas Rangers emerge from this injury-plagued season with a playoff berth? Their joust with a pack of teams vying for the wild-card spot (not to mention the still-within-reach AL West title) continues as they try to rig...