Steer is one of the ensemble members in the Cole Porter musical Anything Goes, which docks into the Winspear for 10 days starting Wednesday night. And he enjoys the chance to dress up like a seaman.
The adults get their day — not always in a good way— in 3 new shows ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | Life+Style Editor “Getting older isn’t for sissies,” Bette Davis famously opined, and that’s never been more evident on North Texas stages. Three new productions look at middle age — and old age — in ways [...]
Uptown’s ‘B’way Our Way’ reinvents itself (again) with a toe-tapping show ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | Life+Style Editor The folks with Uptown Players will happily recount, if you ask them, how small they started out; how, in the first year of Broadway Our Way, their annual fundraiser, eight men sang songs written for women over [...]
Existentialism gets played for laughs (sort of) in ‘Penelope,’ ‘Bengal Tiger’ ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | Life+Style Editor I had pretty much assumed the local supply of severed limbs had been exhausted by the prop department for A Behanding in Spokane, but Theatre Three was able to turn up a spare for their regional debut, Bengal [...]
Local stars Van Quattro, Barrett Nash, David Jeremiah and Drew Wall team up for a winning start to theater in 2013.
I first declared Denise Lee Dallas Voice’s “actor of the year” in 2003, and in the intervening years, eight more names have been added to that list: Mark Shum, Chamblee Ferguson, Nye Cooper, James Crawford, Kevin Moore, Elias Taylorson, Regan Adair and last year, Lulu Ward. In between, dozens of other names have appeared on [...]
Our critics rank the best of 2012 in film, stage and music, and name our 10th Actor of the Year ARNOLD WAYNE JONES Life+Style Editor Click here for the Actor of the Year. Some years of theatergoing are better than others. This year was better — much better — than most. First, there were [...]
Fort Worth’s Circle Theatre has announced its 2013 season (its 32nd), which begins in just a few weeks, and is top-heavy with comedies, albeit some very dark ones
With a score that deserves its own cast recording and a finale so beautifully tailored to the space by director Jeffrey Schmidt that it transforms you, On the Eve is destined to become a cult hit, a show the lucky few who see it will talk about for years.
The good and bad in men provides the lesson for both ‘A Christmas Carol’ and ‘Jekyll & Hyde’ ARNOLD WAYNE JONES | Life+Style Editor ………………….. ON THE BOARDS JEKYLL & HYDE at the Winspear Opera House, 2403 Flora St. . Through Dec. 16. ATTPAC.org. A CHRISTMAS CAROL at the Kalita Humphreys Theater, 3636 Turtle Creek Blvd. Through Dec. 23. [...]