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A Real Big Shoe

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It’s strut-your-stuff time for Texas Ballet Theater.


Worldwide Abstracts

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Abstract art is to many minds American art, yet the Modern’s new exhibit, Declaring Space, looks to confound that view.



Leaps and Bounds

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Texas Ballet Theater revives Coppélia this weekend in Bass Performance Hall, with four performances of Ben Stevenson’s popular version of the evening-length classic. Four couples are scheduled to dance the romantic leads of ...


Klezmer Tango

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Fort Worth’s cultural institutions continue to do their part to show us classical music as a vibrant, growing contemporary thing.



Black Screens

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The term “film noir” was invented by French critics in the late 1950s as a label for a set of movies that Hollywood started making in the ’40s.


Fo, Fo, Fo

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Many English-speaking theatergoers had never heard of Dario Fo before 1997, when he won the Nobel Prize for literature.



All-Mahler

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The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra presents a four-day, four-concert all-Gustav Mahler series this week featuring three of the composer’s outsized symphonies.


Carter Returns

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Having been shut down all summer due to repairs on the fire suppression system, the Amon Carter Museum holds its grand reopening this weekend.



Essential Art House

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The death last week of legendary Swedish filmmaker Ingmar Bergman triggered a day of mourning for lovers of international cinema.


Mr. K.

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Martin McDonagh is a celebrated playwright for works such as The Beauty Queen of Leenane and The Cripple of Inishmaan, but his reputation didn’t prevent his play The Pillowman from receiving wildly mixed reviews when it debut...