The Amon and Avedon

Putting It Together

A Daughter Lost

Ales and Travails

Blotch Jumbo

Big Ticket

Big Ticket

Driving Piston

When thinking about the great American modernist composers, people tend to think of Copland, Bernstein, and Barber. They don’t tend to think of Walter...

She Wants Revenge

It seems insane that Isabelle Huppert has no Oscar nominations in her storied career, but she just might snag one for her performance in...

Farewell and Return

If you peruse the top of our Calendar section, you’ll see a great many options for your New Year’s Eve revelry. However, one of...

Let’s Have a Bowl

Coming smack in the middle of the college bowl season is the Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl, a showdown between two football teams that...

Buscando Felicidad

In Mexico, the Christmas season lasts almost a month, and every day between the 16th and the 24th there is a parade called a...

Nuts!

Strange as it sounds, The Nutcracker wasn’t an immediate hit when it debuted in St. Petersburg in 1892. Critics of the time complained about...

American Sniper

One of the most powerful documentaries of 2016 is Tower, which plays at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth this weekend. This account...

Gift Exchange

Most Broadway musicals are written for white casts, but occasionally someone will try to mount one with an all- or mostly African-American cast. Sometimes...

A Bit of the Bubbly

The entire region, to say nothing of this issue, is taken up with North Texas Beer Week this week, and venues in Mansfield and...

Member of the Wedding

One of the greatest librettists in opera history, Lorenzo da Ponte had what you might call a colorful career. Born Jewish in Venice, he...