Tag: Awards

Uptown Players dominates DFW Theater Critics Forum awards

The Nance won a best director nod for Bruce R. Coleman, acting for star B.J. Cleveland and for the ensemble, and outstanding original music composition. Uptown’s Catch Me If You Can won for director Cheryl Denson and actors Antony Fortino and David Lugo. Hedwig and the Angry Inch took a performance citation for star Kyle Igneczi and for director Jeremy Dumont

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Film award nominations: Golden Globes, SAGs and more

In the last 24 hours, two major groups have announced their nominations for some of the major film awards of the season — the Hollywood Foreign Press Association’s Golden Globe Awards and the Screen Actors Guild Awards. Add to that Film Independent’ Independent Spirit Awards, and the landscape is shaping up.

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DIFF winners announced over the weekend

This weekend, the Dallas International Film Festival awarded its prizes for the best of the fest. Among the winners was Wolf, which we profiled here, about the inappropriate relationship between a minister and a young member of his church. It received a $30,000 camera rental Grand Jury Prize for the Panavision Texas Competition. Also a winner was First Position, which we reviewed here, which took the Audience Award for Documentary Feature.

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Oscar watching parties

And the Oscar goes to… From area venues: *Barbara’s is having an Oscar party!! Watch the Academy Awards on the big screen. Fill out a nominee list with the ones that you think are going to win. The person with the...

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‘Spring Awakening’ tonight at WaterTower

Coming of age “This rock musical adaptation of an 1891 German play is set against the backdrop of a progressive and provincial late 19th century Germany.  Spring Awakening tells the timeless story of teenage self-discovery...

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State Fair of Texas opens today

You had us at ‘howdy,’ Big Tex When the Food Choice Awards rolled out fried bubblegum as the Most Creative winner, we weren’t immediately on board. Yes, we know it’s a marshmallow that tastes like gum, but do we get to stick it...

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