Best Bets • 04-28-17

Posted on 28 Apr 2017 at 7:20am

Saturday  04.29 Dan Savage’s Hump! porn fest returns to Dallas There are international film festivals and gay film festivals and Asian film festivals… but how about a porn festival? Dan Savage’s 12th annual floating adult-movie festival Hump! returns to Dallas this weekend, with a slate of shorts and documentaries filled with nudity, kink and out-of-the-mainstream […]

What a fine girl

Posted on 28 Apr 2017 at 6:30am

Out country hyphenate Brandy Clark brings her brand of music to Fort Worth Perhaps more than any other genre, country music can provide a showcase for a songwriter’s chops. Take, for instance, Brandy Clark. The 41-year-old Washington State native started her career in a band she and her mom formed when Clark was just a […]

Lito’s way

Posted on 28 Apr 2017 at 6:15am

‘Sense8’ actor Miguel Angel Silvestre on working with the iconic Wachowskis and celebrating gay Pride in Brazil … in (or out?) of character Netflix’s soapy sci-fi series from Lana and Lilly Wachowski, Sense8, revolves around a telepathically-connected group of strangers called Sensates. Located all over the world, these diverse individuals can see and even teleport […]

Blurred lines

Posted on 28 Apr 2017 at 6:00am

Octavio Moreno navigates mariachi opera’s geographical and generational divides Opera strikes many as a somewhat haughty affair. The word alone evokes images of impeccably dressed ladies and gents, a full orchestra tuning instruments before house lights dim and costumed divas start belting out arias in a foreign language. And a lot of times, that’s absolutely […]

Editorial Cartoon • 04-28-17

Posted on 27 Apr 2017 at 10:30pm

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition April 28, 2017.

OPERA REVIEW: ‘Norma’

Posted on 26 Apr 2017 at 7:30am

You can hear the collective grumble in the audience as they expect one of the women to up-end a table and sing the newly-discovered aria “Oh no she betta don’t!” as Maury Povich reveals who, in fact, is the real baby daddy.

BREAKING: WaterTower announces 2017-18 season

Posted on 25 Apr 2017 at 12:01pm

BREAKING: WaterTower announces 2017-18 season

‘A Very Sordid Wedding’ adds more Dallas screenings (VIDEO)

Posted on 24 Apr 2017 at 10:37pm

‘A Very Sordid Wedding’ adds more Dallas screenings (VIDEO)

BREAKING: DSM appoints new president

Posted on 22 Apr 2017 at 12:10pm

Dallas Summer Musicals taps new president

STAGE REVIEWS: ‘Discord,’ ‘Straight White Men’

Posted on 21 Apr 2017 at 12:23pm

Emily Scott Banks, who directed Discord, may herself be the spiritual successor to Rene Moreno