Best Bets • 08.05.16

Posted on 04 Aug 2016 at 11:10pm

Sunday 08.07 Saxmen Dave Koz and David Sanborn headline at Fair Park Music Hall As two of the most famous and acclaimed saxophonists out there, the pairing of Dave Koz and David Sanborn is a natural fit. They just launched their co-headlining tour Side by Side, and bring it to Fair Park for a matinee […]

Scene • 08.05.16

Posted on 04 Aug 2016 at 11:00pm

Thank you to Jimmy Bartlett for providing photos of the Cedar Springs Merchants Association’s August Wine Walk.   Making the SCENE the week of Aug. 5–11: • Alexandre’s: Filter Kings on Friday. Mi Diva Loca on Saturday. Wayne Smith on Sunday. K-Marie on Tuesday. Chris Chism on Wednesday. Ilumin on Thursday. • BJ’s NXS!: Battle […]

Ask Howard • 07.29.16

Posted on 29 Jul 2016 at 7:25am

How to do the wrong thing right This sweltering month, per usual, we’re once again preoccupied with those dog days’ matters of “size,” narcissism, petty politics and thwarted marriage proposals — oh, the burning dramas of gaydom. Let’s get right to it. Dear Howard, One of my regular booty-calls proposed to me the other night. […]

Dune: VW’s Buggy

Posted on 29 Jul 2016 at 7:20am

Reeling from a terrible year, Volkswagen packs tons o’ fun in a sporty mini CASEY WILLIAMS  | Auto Reviewer autocasey@aol.com Not long after the Volkswagen Beetle migrated to America, some enterprising, sand-loving fool ripped off most of the body, jacked it up, installed off-road tires and headed for the beach… and consequently, the sand dunes. […]

Best Bets • 07.29.16

Posted on 28 Jul 2016 at 11:10pm

Friday 07.29— Saturday 07.30 Dallas Cabaret Festival continues with a stellar lineup Day 1 of the inaugural Dallas Cabaret Festival has ended, but the fun is just beginning. Friday welcomes Linda Petty at 7 p.m., Julie Johnson at 8:30 p.m. and Marisa Diotalevi at 10 p.m.; Saturday is an all-star tribute to the late pianist […]

Scene • 07.29.16

Posted on 28 Jul 2016 at 11:00pm

Making the SCENE the week of July 29–Aug. 4: • Alexandre’s: Filter Kings on Friday. Mi Diva Loca on Saturday. Wayne Smith on Sunday. K-Marie on Tuesday. Chris Chism on Wednesday. So Strung Out on Thursday. • Club Changes: Boy Leo’s A Hot Night of Chilling Gothica Show at 8 p.m. on Friday. Wall of […]

Dallas Voice’s Tuesday Big Movie lineup at the Magnolia Theatre

Posted on 22 Jul 2016 at 10:40am

Landmark’s Magnolia Theatre’s weekly Big Movie New Classic Series, sponsored by Dallas Voice, screens a different classic film each Tuesday at 7:30 and 10 p.m. This quarter’s lineup is filled with amazing Oscar winners: Aug. 9: Now, Voyager. One of Bette Davis’ best weepers, a masterful romance with Paul Henreid lighting two cigarettes with one match. […]

Cassie Nova • 07.22.16

Posted on 22 Jul 2016 at 7:40am

Cassie gives advice to the ladies! Hello, beautiful people! I am so glad you all have taken a moment from playing Pokémon GO to read this. Although I myself do not play yet, I did love the cartoon back in the day. As a matter of fact, I had a Pomeranian named after a Pokémon. […]

Everyone’s a critic

Posted on 22 Jul 2016 at 7:36am

Uptown Players’ farce ‘It’s Only a Play’ lets fly a whirlwind of laughter ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com “I don’t read reviews.” Oh, how many times I’ve heard that one. Almost as many as my reviews have been excerpted, or I’ve been thanked for my kind comments, or excoriated for my “jackass” opinions. […]

With ‘Six’ you get Cantone

Posted on 22 Jul 2016 at 7:25am

Comedian Mario Cantone brings his inimitable outlook to ‘Page Six TV’ ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor jones@dallasvoice.com Summer is usually a black hole for original TV programming, but if you’ve tuned into the broadcast networks this past week, chances are you’ve seen a show with Mario Cantone. First, he was a celebrity guest on […]