Best Bets • 06.03.16

Posted on 02 Jun 2016 at 11:10pm

Tuesday 06.07 — Sunday 06.19 Feel like a natural woman with ‘Beautiful’ at the Winspear Carole King — often with sometimes-hubby Gerry Goffin — wrote some of the seminal pop songs of the rock era, from “(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman” to “Take Good Care of My Baby” to “Up on the […]

Scene • 06.03.16

Posted on 02 Jun 2016 at 11:00pm

Making the SCENE the week of June 3–9: • Alexandre’s: Girls Night Out with Peggy Honea on Friday. Karaoke with Wayne Smith on Sunday. Chris Chism on Wednesday. Ilumin on Thursday. Voice of Pride preliminaries on Sunday. • Brick/Joe’s: Keairra DaVinci Ross birthday celebration featuring the JR cast hosted by Ida Mae Watergate at 10 […]

Crossword Puzzle • 06.03.16

Posted on 02 Jun 2016 at 10:40pm

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Editorial Cartoon • 06.03.16

Posted on 02 Jun 2016 at 10:30pm

A Couple of Guys • 06.03.16

Posted on 02 Jun 2016 at 10:10pm

Stage reviews: ‘The Thrush and the Woodpecker,’ ‘The Goat’

Posted on 02 Jun 2016 at 11:35am

Two mainstage shows run in repertory at Kitchen Dog Theater’s current New Works Festival — both rolling world premieres, both dealing with middle-aged women and both so packed with similar metaphors that you can tell they are from the same playwright — Steve Yockey. Like Blackberry Winter (reveiwed last week), The Thrush and the Woodpecker […]

Stage mini reviews

Posted on 27 May 2016 at 6:00am

Ragtime & Blackberry Winter Ragtime is one of the most impressive novels of the 1970s, one of the most underrated films of the 1980s and a fairly ambitious musical of the 1990s, winning an armful of Tony Awards in telling the sweeping story of turn-of-the-century New York, where immigrants, prosperous blacks, Old Money whites and […]

Best Bets • 05.27.16

Posted on 26 May 2016 at 11:10pm

Friday 05.27 — Sunday 05.29 Texas Ballet Theater returns with First Looks Earlier this month, Texas Ballet Theater debuted its latest performance in Dallas — a collection of three dances, including a world premiere. Now it’s Fort Worth’s turn … and anyone else who missed it. First Looks closes TBT’s current season with colorful and […]

Scene • 05.27.16

Posted on 26 May 2016 at 11:00pm

Making the SCENE the week of May 27–June 2: • Alexandre’s: Filter Kings on Friday. No Label on Saturday. So Strung Out with Spencer West on Thursday. • BJ’s NXS!: The Addicted Summer Preview Fashion Show from 9-10 p.m. on Friday. • Barbara’s Pavilion: Third Annual Reunion at 6 p.m. on Sunday with karaoke with […]

Crossword Puzzle • 05.27.16

Posted on 26 May 2016 at 10:40pm

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