Driving Piston

Farewell and Return

Let’s Have a Bowl

Blotch Jumbo

Big Ticket

Big Ticket
Scott Zenreich (without bandage) tries out his primitive plastic surgery techniques on Brandon Murphy, Alexandra Lawrence, and John Forkner in Amphibian Productions’ The Nosemaker’s Apprentice.

The Rhinoplaster’s Tale

A man is asked by his daughter why he’s an unlicensed plastic surgeon, so he spins a fantastic fable about how his profession started...
The Beatles run free in A Hard Day’s Night.

Workin’ Like a Dog

While our nation celebrates the anniversary of its independence, our former colonial oppressors are marking another anniversary. This weekend is the 50th anniversary of...
Michelle Gifford dances in Ballet Concerto’s tribute concert, Thu-Sun.

In Memoriam

Christine Marie Hay passed away last November at the age of 53. The choreographer for Ballet Concerto had created more than 10 ballets for...
The cast of Hope & Gravity (all nine of them) at Circle Theatre.

Love (and Other Things) in an Elevator

Michael Hollinger’s new stage work, Hope & Gravity, was originally entitled Ups & Downs and set largely on an elevator. We’re really glad he...
Archibald Motley’s “Tongues (Holy Rollers)” at the Amon Carter.

All That Jazz

A New Orleans native who adopted Chicago as his hometown, Archibald Motley Jr. (1891-1981) never lived in Harlem, and yet he became one of...
Àlex Brendemühl and Florencia Bado first meet in The German Doctor.

Das Experiment

The deeply unsettling The German Doctor begins in 1960 with an Argentinian couple (Diego Peretti and Natalia Oreiro) opening a lakeside resort hotel, where...
Pictured with Carolyn Judson, TBT principal Lucas Priolo will close out his career with Swan Lake.

Dive into Swan Lake

Saving the best for last, Texas Ballet Theater ends its season this weekend with five performances of Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake. The Fort Worth Symphony...
Nicolas Cage tries to keep his demons in check in Joe.

Last Angry Man

As far back as the late 1990s people were bashing Nicolas Cage for his bizarre career choices that seemed unbefitting an Oscar winner. We...
Little Texas headlines the music at Main Street Days.

Beer in Wine Country

With summer fast approaching, now is a good time to be sampling light, refreshing beers that fit the season. You can do that at...
Alex McDonald helps Symphony Arlington close out their season.

Alex Takes Arlington

We first heard Alex McDonald at the screening recitals for last year’s Van Cliburn Competition and were impressed by the big sound and sense...