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Night and Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ? 17 Readers interested in alternative fuels may be hooked by the presentation today entitled Green Fleets: The Future Is Now about cars powered by natural gas. But be warned: The whole thing is actually hosted by the Barne...


Gender Roles

KRISTIAN LIN
Our summer dose of Shakespeare plays arrives in the form of Stolen Shakespeare Guild’s Condensed Shakespeare Festival, which runs for two weekends at Fort Worth Community Arts Center. The fourth annual festival presents t...



Night and Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ? 10 We mentioned Trinity Shakespeare Festival’s Twelfth Night last week, but this evening the fest’s other Shakespeare production starts up. The evergreen Romeo and Juliet runs concurrently with the comedy. Mig...


New MCB

Leonard Eureka
Marianna Ryzhkina, principal ballerina with the Bolshoi Ballet in Moscow, will be a guest artist with Metropolitan Classical Ballet Saturday in Bass Performance Hall. She will appear in the Paquita Grand Pas partnered by compan...



Night and Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ? 3 There’s nothing new about another production of Always … Patsy Cline, the well-worn show about the life and songs of the country music legend. However, Casa MaƱana’s current production is bringing in ...


Kelley Collection

KRISTIAN LIN
The Amon Carter Museum welcomes the Harmon and Harriet Kelley Collection of African-American Art: Works on Paper, a touring show of one of the country’s finest such collections. The show is named after a couple from San A...



Night and Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ? 27 Get a close-up look at the Kimbell’s newly acquired Michelangelo painting and others when museum conservator Claire Barry delivers a lecture on Exploring the Techniques of Paintings in “Art and Love in Rena...


Musical Q

KRISTIAN LIN
“Since when do queens need an occasion to sing?” asked a gay character in last year’s film Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist. Whatever it is that draws gay men to musical theater, this year’s Q ...



Night and Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ? 20 In one of those unfortunate coincidences, the Metropolitan Opera broadcast its version of La Cenerentola in movie theaters two weeks ago while Fort Worth Opera was putting on its own production of Rossini’s opera...


Cliburn Time

Leonard Eureka
The 13th meeting of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition starts Friday at Bass Performance Hall. The 29 contestants, from 14 countries, were selected from a field of 147 by way of live auditions around the world. At ...