Monthly Archives: May 2013

Pre-Cliburn Concert This Sunday

If you're gearing up for the Cliburn later this month, you can get a small taste of it this Sunday afternoon at the Modern...

Review: “The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs”

There’s no doubt that The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs, playwright Mike Daisey’s theatrical monologue currently staged by Amphibian Productions through May...

If Marijuana is Legalized, Potheads Will Have Nothing Left To Talk About

If you're like me, you have a friend or nine who still smokes weed all of the time, and all he/she/they ever talk about...

TBT Visits Dallas

Texas Ballet Theater’s repertory programs seldom offer all fresh material, but last month’s season-ending show in Fort Worth came close. Of the five ballets...

Prairie Fest Illuminates Beauty Of Tandy Hills

If you missed last weekend's 8th Annual Prairie Fest, don't cry in your organic whole grain cereal. Crackerjack photographers are usually milling about and capturing...

R.I.P., Deanna Durbin

I'm interrupting my series of Django Unchained posts to bring you this piece of movie news: The passing of Deanna Durbin at the age...

Dia De Los Toadies: Local Flavor

Good job, Toadies. For the 6th Annual Dia De Los Toadies –– Friday, Sept. 13-Saturday, Sept. 14 at Panther Island Pavilion near downtown Fort Worth...
"Iron Man 3" opens Friday.

Film Shorts

OPENING: Iron Man 3 (PG-13) Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) is forced into hiding by a string of bombings masterminded by The Mandarin (Ben Kingsley)...
Dixie’s Tupperware Party runs thru Sun at Van Cliburn Recital Hall.

Night & Day

WED ▪ 1 Have no fear, home saleswomen, because Dixie Longate is back. The Alabama housewife, a.k.a. Kris Andersson, takes centerstage in Dixie’s Tupperware Party,...

Cooking for West

The thoughts of many North Texans are focused on the little town of West, in the aftermath of the terrible fertilizer plant explosion on...