WaterTower Theatre announces 2015-16 season

Posted on 26 May 2015 at 1:01am

WaterTower Theatre announces 2015-16 season

Remembering Jac Alder

Posted on 23 May 2015 at 3:05pm

I didn’t know Jac Alder as well as many other people. But I knew him well enough: Through his largesse, his artistry, his commitment. He wasn’t a tall man; but he was a giant

STAGE REVIEW: ‘The Down Low’

Posted on 15 May 2015 at 7:40am

STAGE REVIEW: ‘The Down Low’

Between the lines

Posted on 15 May 2015 at 6:15am

Jonathon Norton: Living (and writing) between 2 worlds J. DENTON BRICKER  | Contributing Writer dentonbricker@gmail.com When Jonathon Norton was 15 years old, acting in his high school production of August Wilson’s Joe Turner’s Come and Gone, to escape the boredom of the green room, he would wile away his down time writing monologues and short scenes for [...]

Extra! Extra!

Posted on 01 May 2015 at 6:00am

Disney tries to form a more perfect union in dancetastic ‘Newsies’ ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor If you’re reading this review and not getting newsprint on your fingers, then you might not fully grasp what a show like Newsies, now at the Winspear Opera House, means to old-school journalists. I’m a newspaperman, but in [...]

Tony Award nominations are always a theater queen’s wet dream

Posted on 28 Apr 2015 at 10:48am

When the Oscar and Emmy and Grammy nominations come out, many of those who follow the awards have already seen (or heard) the contenders, or plan to soon, and have an opinion about who was robbed and who was justly feted. Not so the Tony Award nominations, which came out this morning. Some of the [...]

STAGE REVIEWS: It’s just a fantasy — ‘All My Sons,’ ‘Mildred Wild’

Posted on 23 Apr 2015 at 1:30pm

STAGE REVIEWS: ‘All My Sons,’ ‘Mildred Wild’

Terry Dobson, longtime actor and musician, has died

Posted on 23 Apr 2015 at 9:50am

Terry Dobson, longtime actor and musician, has died

Horns & belles

Posted on 17 Apr 2015 at 7:40am

EXCLUSIVE! Dixie Longate will launch new show in FW this fall Dixie Longate — drag alter ego of comedian Kris Andersson, who we profiled a week ago — never matriculated at an Ivy League university. The Tupperware-hawking, ex-con chatterbox from Mobile, Ala. has, however, earned more than her fair share of horse sense while attending [...]

Through the uprights

Posted on 17 Apr 2015 at 6:15am

DTC’s premiere production of ‘Colossal’ boldly storms past the goal line in its complex exploration of masculinity ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor The curtain doesn’t so much rise on Colossal — the world-premiere play now at the Dallas Theater Center — as the game clock starts ticking … literally. They don’t even open the [...]