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Arts

Alarming Heights

Fact: There are more important examples of Modernist and contemporary public architecture in Fort Worth — three — than in any other Texas city,...

Death Becomes Them

In his six years with Texas Ballet Theater, artistic director Ben Stevenson has led the company back from the abyss. Before he arrived, TBT was...

Where the Wild Things Are

In art, theater, music, literature, film — basically, any artistic discipline — there are themes, and then there are themes. The fog of war?...

Shoestring Budget

Every time Metropolitan Classical Ballet goes onstage, the Arlington-based, Russian-influenced company dances a fine line between ambition and reality. Co-directors Paul Mejia and Alexander...

Flights of Fancy

The Van Cliburn International Piano Competition has sifted through a lot of talent over the years, with most winners falling somewhere between the scholarly...

Damn, Dirty Apes

Never mind the bollocks. No, seriously. Never mind the bollocks — and the severed limbs, and the homicidal monkeys, and the ugly faces twisted into...

Lost in thought and balletic reverie

To a lot of viewers and critics, the title Lost has become a bad pun on the show itself. Over the course of the...

Big Shoes to Backfill

Architect Ames Fender’s grandfather is Wyatt C. Hedrick, the man who’s most responsible for the way that much of Fort Worth looks — he...

A Lonesome Dove and a Yalid

Filmmaker David H. Hickey is an oddity in these parts — he generally avoids making movies about dead teenagers. Sure, as an actor, he’s open...

Capturing Katrina

David Redmon might be the most earnest documentary filmmaker around. His subject matter is always edgy, he finances all of his projects himself (to...