Posts Tagged ‘avenue’

Another Fifth of Christmas

The season isn’t just for children, as SceneShop annually reminds us.
JIMMY FOWLER
The big holiday story of 2011 has been the so-called “Black Friday creep” –– the decision by major retailers to start the Christmas shopping season earlier than ever by piggybacking on the actual day of Thanksgiving. Ac...


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Arts Fifth Avenue
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Fort Worth guitarist Darrin Kobetich, noted purveyor of bluegrazz (that’s “bluegrass” and “jazz”), will supply the music at Friday’s opening reception of Arts Fifth Avenue’s holiday show.



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Arts Fifth Avenue
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Arts Fifth Avenue knows the value of brevity. The nonprofit’s show of paintings by Hip Pocket Theatre maven Lake Simons is enjoying but a 10-day run. The show ends Friday.


End Times

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Sometimes a play can just suck you in with an eye-catching title, and that’s certainly the case with Larry Larson and Levi Lee’s two-man show Some Things You Need to Know Before the World Ends (A Final Evening With the Illu...



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Arts Fifth Avenue’s current show displays found-art assemblages by Wally Knight, oil paintings by sometime Hip Pocket playwright John Carlisle Moore, and prints by Dale Conner. Tying them loosely together is a shared theme of...


A Fifth of Christmas Celebrates

The single, the childless, and the grieving are criminally neglected during the holidays. SceneShop’s here to help.
JIMMY FOWLER
For many Fort Worth theatergoers, SceneShop’s annual holiday show A Fifth of Christmas at Arts Fifth Avenue is the must-attend event of the season. This collection of comic and dramatic sketches, monologues, and musical inter...



Radical Idea: Informed Voting

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Early voting has started with a bang for the Nov. 2 elections. And while the contest for governor certainly has the most entertainment value, it’s those “down ballot” races, folks, that determine the nitty-gritty of who r...


Still Ripped

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The battle between a business and a neighborhood continues in Bluebonnet Place near Texas Christian University.



Over There

John Q. Public
To the editor: I want to say thank you for sending me and my unit your weekly issues of Fort Worth Weekly. I’m from Fort Worth, while the others in our unit are from all over. We are currently here in Baghdad and will be ...


Bienvenue de Belleville

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The influence of Django Reinhardt continues to pop up in the most unusual places, like the 2007 video game BioShock, which contained several Reinhardt songs on its soundtrack.