Pet of the week • 05-29-15

Posted on 29 May 2015 at 7:30am

  Tyler is a really big boy with a wonderful, playful and very attentive disposition who needs a loving home and lots of exercise. He seems alert and very interested in his surroundings. Tyler plays well with other dogs, loves to play ball and is also easily motivated by food, which should make training a [...]

Cassie Nova • 05-29-15

Posted on 29 May 2015 at 7:20am

After weeks of crazy weather, Cassie takes out a hit on Mother Nature You ever have one of those days when you wake up and just wanna stay in bed or get up and punch the shit out of someone? I am having one of those days. This weekend was a big ol’ storm and [...]

She’s (still) got the beat

Posted on 29 May 2015 at 6:30am

Pop icon Belinda Carlisle headlines 10th annual MetroBall, but her Dallas trip will be bittersweet For those old enough to remember the release of the 1981 album Beauty and the Beat, its debut was a kind of dividing line in music history: B.C. (Before Carlisle) and A.D. (After Disco). Belinda Carlisle, frontwoman for The Go-Go’s, [...]

Bottle blonde

Posted on 29 May 2015 at 6:15am

Iconic ’60s star Barbara Eden blinks her way into pop culture expo TAMMYE NASH  | Managing Editor nash@dallasvoice.com When Barbara Eden signed a contract with Sidney Sheldon in 1965 to star in a little sitcom called I Dream of Jeannie, she was only 34 years old, but had already been a member of Actors Equity [...]

Stage Review: ‘The Firestorm’

Posted on 29 May 2015 at 6:00am

It’s odd to think that Kitchen Dog Theater — which many local theater fans consider to be our edgiest “young” company — is 25 years old, and has spent 20 of those years housed in the McKinney Avenue Contemporary, where more than 100 productions have challenged audiences … some more successfully than others, to be [...]

Best Bets • 05-29-15

Posted on 28 May 2015 at 11:10pm

Sunday 05.31 Mis Big Thickette marks 25 years of fundraising drag It’s been 25 years since members of the gay community donned drag (including those who don’t otherwise drag their looks) to camp it up for charity — the TCC AIDS Fund (pictured is a slate of past winners). Sunday, four more folks will hold [...]

Tasting Notes: Knife dinners, mozzarella on Cheese Day, Hickory & Uchi to open

Posted on 28 May 2015 at 11:49am

Knife hosts AIDS fundraising dinners, mozzarella on Cheese Day, Hickory & Uchi to open while Snookie’s closes

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

Channel 11 report on Gates’ urging Scouts to end ban features Voice publisher/owner

Posted on 22 May 2015 at 11:58am

Yesterday (Thursday, May 21), Boy Scouts of America President Robert Gates released a statement urging the Scouts to end their ban on gay Scouting leaders. Later in the afternoon, CBS Channel 11′s Steve Pickett came over to talk to Dallas Voice’s publisher and co-owner, Leo Cusimano, about Gates urging BSA to dump the anti-gay policy. [...]