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 […]

Stage review: ‘An American in Paris’

Posted on 02 Feb 2017 at 12:29pm

Stage review: ‘An American in Paris’

Dallas Opera, DSM and PAFW reveal upcoming seasons

Posted on 01 Feb 2017 at 12:55pm

Dallas Opera, DSM and PAFW reveal upcoming seasons

Dallas Voice editor receives recognition from NATJA

Posted on 31 Jan 2017 at 3:09pm

Arnold Wayne Jones, the executive editor of Dallas Voice and its resident travel writer, was named a finalist in the 25th annual awards presented by the North American Travel Journalists Association. The competition “honors ‘the best of the best’ in travel media,” the association said when announcing the awards. “Given the quality of the entries, […]

Trump Donald!

Posted on 30 Jan 2017 at 11:34am

Do you think “our president” is full of hot air? Do you just need to blow off a little steam? Do you wish Trump himself would just blow off instead of being such a blowhard? Then you need a little TrumpDonald.org in your life. Seriously. Check it out. (Click on the trumpet; move it around; […]