Posts Tagged ‘community’

Opera Festival Under Way

Big Ticket
If you’re wondering what happened to the Chinese acrobats stranded in the United States after their booking agent went belly up, wonder no more. They’ve come West and will be doing their tumbling in Fort Worth.


Graceful

From cast to stagehands to music, Fort Worth Opera’s production of Angels in America is nearly immaculate.
Stage
Perhaps the best way to describe Fort Worth Opera’s production of Angels in America, composer Peter Eötvös and librettist Mari Mezei’s adaptation of playwright Tony Kushner’s Pulitzer Prize- and Tony-winning...



Official Secrets

Tarrant voters have a heaping plate of reasons to go to the polls May 10 — including some that officials wish citizens didn’t know.
Betty Brink and Laurie Barker James
Elections with only local issues on the ballot – school board races, bond issues, choices for leadership of obscure bodies like water districts and community colleges – usually draw less voter interest in these part...


Arting Up

In art, perhaps, is the salvation of Cowtown.
ANTHONY MARIANI
Martha Peters may have one of the most enviable offices in Fort Worth.



Fort Worth Community Arts Center

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Several of Fort Worth Community Arts Center’s shows this month share an environmental theme.


Luck of the Draw?

A local collective of aspiring comic artists is on the wing.
Art
In early 2006, local artist Paul Milligan and some other artistically inclined fanboys started an informal group, Stumblebum Studios, mainly to have a virtual place where they could kick around ideas.



Lines That Bind and Harmony with their stories

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This is the last weekend to catch Robert S. Drew’s powerfully primitive glass mosaics at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center.


Exchange and Community

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This is the last weekend to catch the intriguing show at UTA, which features images created by Susan kae Grant



Westward Ho!

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A couple of shows close down this week at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center, so catch them while they’re still up.


Found Objects

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There’s still one weekend left to catch two of the shows at Fort Worth Community Arts Center.