Ballet BC closes out TITAS’ season
TITAS has had a stellar all-dance season and to cap it all off, one of the best was saved for last. Despite its name, Ballet BC is a all-dance contemporary dance troupe from Vancouver, British Columbia, known for its darkly beautiful and muscular choreography. It’s current tour has been praised for its boldness and thematic strength. It makes its local premiere at the Winspear Saturday
DEETS: Winspear Opera House,
2403 Flora St. 8 p.m.
Thursday 06.15 – Sunday 06.18
Juneteenth Weekend starts early, culminates in unity festival and pool party
The Texas holiday known as Juneteenth commemorates the day, months following the end of the Civil War, when slaves in Texas first learned of their freedom. Dallas’ queer black community does it up right with
a party that stretches from Temptation Thursday for the ladies through Sunday’s closing party, but the big event will be the pool party and unity festival at the Cedar Canyon Dude Ranch in Lancaster, from 3 to 11 p.m. on Saturday, with a host of performances all weekend, including hip-hop headliner Cardi B, pictured.
DEETS: Pool party at
Cedar Canyon Dude Ranch,
4523 S. Houston St., Lancaster.
For complete schedule, visit
This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition June 09, 2017.