Monthly Archives: March 2012

League Of Women Voters Taking Fools Gold?

Accepting money from Fort Worth-based natural gas driller Quicksilver Resources earned the local League of Women Voters a raspberry from a local environmentalist. On April...

T Bone Stakes Claim On Elton John

Fort Worth's own T Bone Burnett produced a new album with Elton John that, based on the buzz, sounds like a killer. Rolling Stone reports...
Fort Worth Weekly March 14, 2010

What Ever Happened to Mandy Lane?

In October 2006, Fort Worth Weekly reported the story of how Fort Worth’s Chad Feehan had scored a huge hit. His slasher flick All...
Young Frankenstein runs thru Thu at McDavid Studio.

Night & Day

WED ▪ 14 Tonight and tomorrow night only, Performing Arts Fort Worth will present the stage adaptation of Mel Brooks’ 1974 classic monster-movie spoof Young...

Film Shorts

OPENING: Delicacy (NR) Audrey Tautou stars in this drama as a French widow hesitating about the romantic interest of a Swedish co-worker (François Damiens). Also...

A Touch Of The Irish

Welp, it’s that time of the year again, when all of your friends go down to Austin and have the most amazing time watching...

Wanted: Poets …

Writer Don DeLillo once wrote that reading poetry makes us conscious of breathing. I can’t imagine a better way to put it. The first time...

A Flat Tire, A Loaf of Bread, and Wow

As my high-dollar hot rod (read: Hyundai Sonata) falls to pieces — due in large part to my neglect — I’m finding myself calling...

Electricidad: Still Scary

Yvonne Duque first encountered playwright Luis Alfaro’s Electricidad –– a contemporary version of Sophocles’ Greek tragedy Electra set in an urban gang milieu ––...
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SXFW

Since the late 1990s, when I first started attending South by Southwest, I’ve complained so much about the annual music festival and conference that...