Monthly Archives: June 2013

Andrés Franco conducts FWSO, Fri-Sun.

Russians in the Garden

As happens every four years, the Concerts in the Garden have been overshadowed by the Van Cliburn Competition. However, now that the competition is...
“I want to lead a country one day, for all I know.” Emma Watson holds court in The Bling Ring.

Louboutins

I don’t give a crap about women’s shoes, yet there is a shot of Paris Hilton’s shoe closet, about halfway through The Bling Ring,...
“Claire Hinkle” was on display during Hinkle’s inaugural exhibit at Milan Gallery.

Rhapsody in Blues

Bluesman James Hinkle is trading in his guitar pick for a paintbrush. But don’t think he’s starting over. The 55-year-old native Fort Worthian has had...
Sulley and Mike face off in front of a frat house (and an appreciative monster audience) in Monsters University.

Learn From the Monsters

Early in Pixar’s latest movie, Monsters University, Mike Wazowski (voiced by Billy Crystal) steps onto the campus of his college for the first time...

The Modern and The ‘Phibs Present “This House”

Americans like to harumph that they’re sick of the dysfunction in the U.S. Congress –– too many special interests, career ambitions, dubious backroom deals,...

Mary Kelleher Sworn In As New Blood On Water Board

There weren't enough parking spaces for the cars outside, and there weren't enough chairs for the people inside. A big turnout is rare at a...

Historic Fort Worth Seeks Award Nominations

Know of anyone working wonders at preserving local businesses or homes? Now is your chance to give them an appreciative slap on the back by...

Star Party at Museum of Science & History

Believe it or not, there’s a reality show full of stars that dazzles viewers and increases their IQ every time they watch it: It’s...

A Not So Fond Farewell To Face Of Chesapeake

This week's Static revealed a former Chesapeake Energy Corp. employee's rather pungent recollections of Julie Wilson, the main mouthpiece for the gas drilling giant...
Before Midnight opens Friday.

Film Shorts

OPENING: Before Midnight (R) The movie that This Is 40 should have been. Ethan Hawke and Julie Delpy reunite for this sequel to Before Sunrise...