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Night and Day

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...


Aliens in the Backlot

KRISTIAN LIN
“Except for about a zillion dead spots, Plan 9 from Outer Space is a lot of fun,” wrote film scholar Danny Peary, referring to Edward Wood Jr.’s 1956 science-fiction thriller. The film, notable for providing B...



Night and Day

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...



Night and Day

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...


Brush Up Your Shakespeare

KRISTIAN LIN
The Stolen Shakespeare Guild takes a small step out of the Bard’s body of work to put on Kiss Me, Kate this weekend. Written in 1948, this musical with songs by Cole Porter and book by Sam and Bella Spewack concerns a tro...



Night and Day

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...


Stringed Instruments

KRISTIAN LIN
If your mental image of bows and arrows mostly comes from movies like the Lord of the Rings trilogy, you might want to take a gander at the ones on display at Cabela’s Archery Classic.



Night and Day

KRISTIAN LIN
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...


Chelsea Lately

KRISTIAN LIN
The World Football Challenge comes to Cowboys Stadium, but it isn’t bringing the football you’re thinking of. It’s a tour by four top-level soccer clubs playing a round-robin tournament in various U.S. cities ...