Dive-by tasting

Posted on 10 Feb 2017 at 6:00am

Flying Fish in the Design District tries to mimic an old-school fish house, but it’s more familiar than foodie-friendly   ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | Executive Editor When Dallas Voice moved its offices into the Design District, one motivating factor was the cultural growth of the neighborhood — theaters, eateries, showrooms, living facilities, even hotels were […]

Come hell or holy water

Posted on 10 Feb 2017 at 5:45am

Worship takes different forms in ‘Hedwig & the Angry Inch’ and ‘The Christians’   Brother and sisters, please be seated. You’re gonna be taken to church. Which church is up to you. Maybe the suburban megachurch on the brink of schism as in The Christians. Or perhaps you prefer to worship on the altar of […]

Best Bets • 02-10-17

Posted on 09 Feb 2017 at 11:10pm

Saturday 02.11 Paul Taylor Dance Company returns to Eisemann Now in his mid-80s, Paul Taylor has been a force in modern American dance for more than 60 years… and he’s still going strong. Indeed, the storied choreographer’s main company returns to Richardson for the eighth time this weekend with a selection of works that includes […]

The end of an era: Theatre Britain’s current season will be its last

Posted on 06 Feb 2017 at 9:37am

BREAKING: The end of an era: Theatre Britain’s current season will be its last

Film reviews: ‘I Am Not Your Negro’ and ’13th’

Posted on 03 Feb 2017 at 8:48am

Film reviews: ‘I Am Not Your Negro’ and ’13th’

Cassie Nova • 02-03-17

Posted on 03 Feb 2017 at 7:20am

Cassie speaks her dream to the universe Hey, y’all! How the F is everybody doing? Someone recently told me that if you want something in life, you have to speak it into existence. Let’s say you want a boyfriend. You need to say out loud what you want so the universe can hear you and […]

Origin of Hedwig

Posted on 03 Feb 2017 at 6:30am

Director Michael Mayer recounts how ‘Hedwig & the Angry Inch,’ a musical about an East German transgender rock star, became an unlikely smash ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com In the mid-1990s, Michael was trying to make a career for himself as a theater director — working off- and off-off-Broadway, developing shows at Juilliard, […]

Magic to do

Posted on 03 Feb 2017 at 6:15am

Out magician Michael Carbonaro pranks new victims on the latest season of ‘The Carbonaro Effect’ Michael Carbonaro is driving through Oklahoma, talking with me on his cell phone, when he hits a dead patch and the call drops. When we get reconnected, he has a perfect excuse. “I was practicing a vanishing act,” he says […]

Audi, gaybor

Posted on 03 Feb 2017 at 6:00am

The family- and highway-friendly Q7 makes taking a road trip a luxurious and welcome experience   Casey Williams  |  Auto Reviewer autocasey@aol.com My family is spread across Texas and Indiana, so when it comes to the holidays, there’s actual jetting involved, but also long drives. While driving the Audi Q7, we had family gatherings a […]

Best Bets • 02-03-17

Posted on 02 Feb 2017 at 11:10pm

Friday 02.03 — Sunday 02.19 DTC’s ‘The Christians’ tackles controversy at a megachurch We all know what megachurches are like — far less “Christian” than they claim to be, more amusement parks for the soul. The pastor always tells his congregation what it wants to hear. But what if the leader at one such church […]