Saturday 01.10


Drag Racer Bianca blasts into The Brick

She was the first out-and-out comedy queen to take the top prize on RuPaul’s Drag Race, and you can see why when Bianca del Rio brings her shtick back to Dallas for the monthly Second Saturday at Joe’s/The Brick. Don’t expect lip synching or gymnastic dancing from this seasoned performer — just expect to laugh a lot.

The Brick, 2525 Wycliffe Ave.
9 p.m.

Thursday 01.15


Fashion Cited kicks off with Little Black Dress Party at the ilume

Legal Hospice of Texas’ big spring fundraiser is a fashion show, but before that happens, some lucky designer has to win the Little Black Dress contest, and this party at the ilume is your chance to see what local fashionistas have come up with and vote on a winner, all while supporting a worthy cause.

ilume Park, 3109 Douglas Ave.
6:30–9 p.m.
$10 donation requested

Thursday 01.15


Marvel brings superheroes alive in Dallas — Part 1

We always knew Dallas was marvelous, but now it’s Marvel-ish. The first of two Marvel Comics-themed shows, The Marvel Experience, opens Thursday at the Cotton Bowl. A theme-park-like expo, with a ride, exhibits and behind-the-scenes looks into Stan Lee’s Universe.

The Domes at The Cotton Bowl, Fair Park
Jan. 15–Feb. 1.

This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition January 9, 2015.