Monthly Archives: June 2013

Free Tickets To See Barenaked Ladies

The Canadian rock group with the quirky songs and entertaining live shows is coming to Verizon Theatre in Grand Prairie, and you could see...

Tarrant County Legislators Make ‘Worst’ List

Equality Texas created a list of the worst legislators in the Texas House on LGBT issues, with several of Tarrant County elected officials figuring...

The Cliburn Has a Winner!

The awards ceremony started with a movie, a short film including footage of Van Cliburn's triumph at the 1958 Tchaikovsky Competition and his aftermath...

Blogging the Cliburn (Finals Day 4)

Last day of this competition! As always happens, the press room at the Cliburn is now filled to capacity. (In the first round, it...

Blogging the Cliburn (Finals Day 3)

I'm also the soccer guy on this website, as our regular readers know, so I heard about the incredible last few minutes of USA's...

Blogging the Cliburn (Finals Day 2)

The final round format has changed this year so that instead of the competitors playing their classical concerto first and then their showpiece concerto...

DFW Film Company Does Shakespearean Musical

Interrupting my Cliburn coverage to bring you this local film story: North Texas film production company TradRad Pictures just announced that they're starting work...

Blogging the Cliburn (Finals Day 1)

Spent my day off watching Man of Steel at a preview screening. You'll have to wait until next week to find out what I...

The Southside Market Weekend

There always seems to be something cool going on in the Near Southside and this weekend is no exception. Market Weekend is coming up...

Nuns on the Bus Roll Through North Texas

You don’t have to be Catholic or even spiritually minded to get a kick out of the activist group that calls itself Nuns on...