Remembering Jac Alder

Posted on 23 May 2015 at 3:05pm

I didn’t know Jac Alder as well as many other people. But I knew him well enough: Through his largesse, his artistry, his commitment. He wasn’t a tall man; but he was a giant

Obituary: 05-08-15

Posted on 08 May 2015 at 8:05am

  Paige Nicole Thompson, 33, was born Feb. 5, 1982, in Bryan, Texas, and passed away on April 22, 2015. Paige was an incredible friend, a loving mother to her Great Dane daughter Sadie, a tireless advocate for LGBT equality as a leader for the Human Rights Campaign, and could never say no to an [...]

Beloved music director and actor Terry Dobson dies at 59

Posted on 24 Apr 2015 at 6:00am

Terry Dobson, who for 30-plus years served as a music director, keyboardist, actor, playwright and bon vivant in the Dallas theater community, died last night. He was 59. It was hard to miss Terry. Standing six-foot-six and cutting a lanky silhouette with a Marty Feldman-esque mug, he towered over theater lobbies. But much of his [...]

Terry Dobson, longtime actor and musician, has died

Posted on 23 Apr 2015 at 9:50am

Terry Dobson, longtime actor and musician, has died

Obituary • 03-20-15

Posted on 20 Mar 2015 at 8:30am

Henry “Hank” Freitag, 47, passed away peacefully on the morning of March 10, 2015, at his home in northwest Dallas. Because he was not known to be ill, his death was a shock to all who knew him. Freitag was an art school graduate, and is survived by his best work of art, a 16-foot [...]

Obituary • 03-06-15

Posted on 06 Mar 2015 at 7:55am

Alan Gorman, 61, died January 15 while recovering from surgery. He was born in Saint Petersberg, Fla., but was a longtime resident of Dallas. At the time of his death, he was living in Shreveport, La. He was an optometrist who graduated from the Southern College of Optometry. He was one of the founders of [...]

Obituary • 02-27-15

Posted on 27 Feb 2015 at 7:35am

Robert Latimer Christman III died Jan. 30, 2015. A celebration of his life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at the Interfaith Peace Chapel on the campus of the Cathedral of Hope, 5910 Cedar Springs Road. Born Sept. 19, 1944 in Dayton, Ohio, Christman loved art and scouting as a child. He [...]

Openly lesbian ’60s singer/songwriter Lesley Gore has died

Posted on 16 Feb 2015 at 4:10pm

Openly lesbian ’60s singer/songwriter Lesley Gore has died

Obituaries • 02-13-15

Posted on 13 Feb 2015 at 7:45am

David Michael Harr, 49, died on Feb. 9 at Clements Hospital in Dallas. He graduated from Gorman High School and attended Tarleton State University and owned David Harr & Associates, a successful design business. Harr is survived by his parents, Donald William and Freida Katherine (Smith) Jenkins; brothers and sisters, Don Allen Jenkins and his [...]

Dallas actor Nye Cooper has died

Posted on 10 Feb 2015 at 9:48am

Dallas actor Nye Cooper dead