Best Bets • 02-14-14

Posted on 13 Feb 2014 at 11:10pm

Friday 02.14

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Lookin’ fer love … or just lookin’

Ah, Valentine’s Day. A time for couples and cuddling and chocolate-covered strawberries by a roaring fire. … or not. Who needs romance when you can enjoy getting a bit hot-and-bothered at Club Stallions’ Valentine’s Night party. Sexy dancers will be sharin’ the love for the members-only event (you can sign up at the door as a member) which promises to be a hot time where you can weare your heart on your sleeve. Yeah, sleeve.

DEETS:
Club Stallions
11311 Harry Hines Blvd., Suite 203.
10 p.m.–2 a.m.
214-791-3585.

 

Friday 02.14

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Durang’s Tony-winning ‘Vanya’ gets area premiere

Christopher Durang has been the patron saint of intellectual screwball comedies for decades (Beyond Therapy still triggers guffaws) but he finally hit the big-time last year, winning a Tony Award for his saucy comedy Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, a contemporary riff on Chekhov’s classic about sexy goings-on in the countryside. Uptown Players scored a coup getting it, giving North Texas the play’s regional premiere.

DEETS: Kalita Humphreys Theater,
3636 Turtle Creek Blvd.
Feb. 14–March 2.
UptownPlayers.org.

 

Thursday 02.20

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Denise and Gary, together again

It’s not enough that Denise Lee and Gary Lynn Floyd are just about the best singers in North Texas (at least when Lee isn’t headling in China and Floyd in SoCal) — they’re also best friends whose voices meld together more harmoniously that PB&J. So of course their new show Duets — part of the Sammons Center’s Cabaret Series — will be a
not-to-miss musical extravaganza for fans of everyone from Martina McBride to Billie Holliday. See you there.

DEETS:
Sammons Center for the Arts,
3930 Harry Hines Blvd.
8 p.m. $40 (includes beverages and appetizers).
sammonsartcenter.org

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition February 14, 2014.

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