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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 ...


Nickelback, Seether, Saving Abel

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ? 13 The Drum Corps International event called DCI 2009: The Countdown is a broadcast of performances by six drum corps from across the country. Viewers can vote on which one will be this year’s champion. Here’s...



Phil the Skies

KRISTIAN LIN
Night & Day has always had a soft spot for scientific debunkers who go around poking holes in myths and superstitions. So it’s rather unusual that we’ve only recently run across the Bad Astronomy blog on Discove...


Night and Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ? 6 No matter where you are in Tarrant County this week, Fort Worth Classic Guitar Society will be some place near you. Carlos Barbosa-Lima performs in Grapevine this evening then goes to Dallas to give a master class on Th...



Being Green

KRISTIAN LIN
Spring is a time of renewal, and that includes new ideas about our relationship to the environment. Fort Worth Botanic Garden is offering two opportunities to think about that subject this Thursday evening with a pair of lectur...


Night and Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ? 29 It’s going to be a week of farewells and farewell concerts for UNT’s music students. On Saturday, Paris Rutherford is honored by the UNT Jazz Singers for his work with that ensemble, but on this evening, th...



New Frontier

Leonard Eureka
Enrica Tseng, who took her final bow as principal dancer with Texas Ballet Theater last season, and her husband, Chung-Lin Tseng, also a former principal with TBT, are now focusing on a company they founded a couple of years ag...


Night and Day

KRISTIAN LIN
WED ? 22 UTA’s Spring Theatrefest 2009 runs through the weekend and includes not only a production of Sam Shepard’s domestic drama of repression A Lie of the Mind but also a slate of one-act plays. The most interest...