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Open Call for Artes de la Rosa Resident Acting Company

This is exciting news for the North Texas theater scene: It was recently announced that Artes de la Rosa, the performing and visual arts...

Occupy TCU, Baylor

A lot of folks are upset that the Horned Frogs weren’t invited to the big dance, the inaugural College Football Playoff. Their pain is...

Top 5 Shows

1.) Dallas Observer Music Awards showcase is Saturday. Taking place at multiple venues in Deep Ellum, it features dozens of acts, including some Fort...

Top 5 Shows: Thanksgiving Edition

1.) Heaviness will reign on Saturday as two of North Texas’ most thunderous metal acts –– Pinkish Black and Solomon –– perform at Lola’s...

Wendy Davis’ New Memoir: Fearless

Though once a great hope for the Democratic Party, Wendy Davis may end up being best known as the person who lost to Texas...

Top 5 Shows

1.) On the plus side, there’s Jacuzzi Boys. The ’60s-disco trio from Miami can be all over the map stylistically but never in a...

Top 5 Shows

1.) So it’s supposed to get down to 32 on Friday. Shouldn’t bother you because you’re a loud, proud, tough-as-nails Texan, right?! That’s what...

Top 5 Shows

1.) In the world of metalcore, Norma Jean is one of the biggest acts, having played with Disturbed, Avenged Sevenfold, Hatebreed, DragonForce, System of...

Top 5 Shows

1.) I don’t know if these two bands, one local and one touring, have ever played together before, but after their gig together Friday...

North Texans, Rally Around this Exhibit

Art in the Metroplex, one of the oldest (almost-)annual open-call visual art shows in the state, is recommended viewing for any loud and proud...