Driving Piston

Farewell and Return

Let’s Have a Bowl

Buscando Felicidad

Blotch Jumbo

Big Ticket

Big Ticket
Dear White People

Not Just Selma

Wow, this year’s Oscars are just so depressingly white, aren’t they? Everyone’s in uproar over Selma getting robbed of deserving nominations, but the thing...
A poster for The Shooting, playing at the Modern as part of ArthouseFW.

The Original Movie Brat

Roger Corman turns 89 this year, and his influence on the history of movies can’t be overstated. The Detroit native directed more than 50...
Karina Canellakis conducts DSO in Southlake, Sun.

Classical Crossover

Music fans in Fort Worth are no strangers to seeing a woman conduct an orchestra — Mei-Ann Chen has proved to be a popular...
Bruce Wood (right) rehearses dancers in this photo at AMA.

In a Dancer’s Memory

The sudden death of Bruce Wood last spring left a huge hole in the dance world and North Texas’ performing arts landscape. The choreographer,...
Luke Wade headlines the New Year’s Eve celebration at Sundance Square.

Turn the Page

As always, there are tons of New Year’s Eve events going on this Wednesday evening. The traditional ones include special performances of the shows...
Matthew McConaughey in Interstellar, at FWMSH’s IMAX theater.

Big Big Screens

After Christmas, the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History is bringing in two new films to show on its IMAX screen. The first...
The Southern Lights flicker in Antarctica: A Year on Ice

Four Months of Night

Most movies about the Antarctic focus either on the place’s natural wonders or on those cute and cuddly penguins. Those things are present in...
TBT’s hilarious satire The Nutty Nutcracker will be part of the Nutcracker festivities this month.

Get to Crackin’

Rounding out this year’s salute to Tchaikovsky’s three great ballets, Texas Ballet Theater begins its annual performances of The Nutcracker Friday in Bass Performance...
Sybarite5 plays classical and rock at Live Oak, Thu.

Arranging Strings

Widely divergent kinds of music will be arranged for stringed instruments at two different performances this week. First, TCU Cello Ensemble will feature 11...
Aaron Roberts, cobra, John-Michael Marrs, and Thomas Ward in Stage West’s The Explorers Club.

The Gift of the Stage

They’re known as “rent parties,” the shows that theater and performing arts troupes put on over the holidays to give spectators some holiday cheer...