Monthly Archives: April 2012

Tom Cheatham Wins Texas Music Showdown

You know the competition is fierce at a battle of the bands contest when a three-piece band rocks its ass off -- complete with...

School District News That Didn’t Make the Print Edition (With a Correction)

Dansby's recycled consultant Superintendent Walter Dansby raised a few eyebrows this week when he hired an educator with a questionable educational history, Mary Bull, as...

“Pete ‘n’ Keely” at Theatre Arlington

This week’s “Stage” page features an interview with Todd Hart, executive producer at Theatre Arlington. Hart directs and co-stars with Jenny Thurman in the...

Film Shorts

OPENING: Bully (PG-13) Re-rated after an exhaustive saga with the MPAA, Lee Hirsch’s documentary examines bullying in schools across America. (Opens Friday) Keyhole (R) The latest...

Night & Day

 WED ▪ 11 Bug Fight’s midweek gig at Dan’s Silverleaf a few months ago must have gone over well. The improv comedy troupe has been...

Smart Career Move

Static peered into its crystal ball and saw a promotion and more money in Collin Gregory’s future. Arlington’s gas well coordinator spoke about the...

Frankie’s Cathode Rays

Here’s the thing: I am bound by the tradition of two generations to be a San Francisco Giants fan, but given the distance and...

Anything for a Quiet Life

Chow, Baby isn’t the life of the party anymore, unless your idea of a party is a 12-hour “Top Chef” marathon with microwave popcorn....

Reunited

Todd Hart, executive producer of Theatre Arlington, didn’t have to do much prep work for directing and co-starring in Pete ’n’ Keely, the biting...

Gone Rogue

The two “Rogues” in JJ & The Rogues have, um, gone rogue. Just in the past few weeks, the Fort Worth pop-rock quartet lost...