Tag: Opera

Five queer alternatives to the Super Bowl

Yes, Yes… I know… plenty of gay men enjoy football, are fans even, and there are lots of LBT fans as well, but if you’re like me you greet all the hoopla over the Super Bowl with a resounding “meh.”...

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David Blaine tonight at the Winspear

He’s a magic man We’ve seen David Blaine be buried alive, frozen and more, but what’s behind the man of magic? Blaine talks about what inspires his death-defying feats and hopefully he’ll throw in some tricks, too. DEETS:...

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GLBT Broadway pre-show chat at ‘Hair’ tonight

‘Hair’ raising experience How gay is the musical Hair? Find out at this special performance as the Lexus Broadway series presents GLBT Broadway in Hamon Hall. The pre-show event features Dallas Voice LifeStyle Editor Arnold...

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Los Lobos tonight at the Winspear

Latin legends grace Dallas After 34 years, the iconic three-time Grammy winners, Los Lobos continues to top the charts with inventive and inspiring hit music. Los Lobos was formed in 1974 by David Hidalgo, Conrad Lozano, Louie...

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Brian Stokes Mitchell tonight at the Winspear

Theater king TITAS brings in Broadway leading man Brian Stokes Mitchell for a one-night engagement. The Tony Award winner performs a night of songs proving he can carry a show well on his own. DEETS: Winspear Opera House, 2403...

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Applause: Stage pink

Queer highlights from the upcoming theater season RICH LOPEZ  | Staff Writer Anticipation should be strong for the upcoming theater season in general. Ambitious shows like Giant, The Tempest, West Side Story and Hairspray all...

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The Onion goes live tonight at the Winspear

Fake news the way you like it When the real news gets to be too much, The Onion is a nice reprieve. But how will the writers and editors pull it off live? The staff comes to talk about its satire and place in today’s media....

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WATCH: Prince Poppycock at Station 4

You may have seen Chuck Dube’s Prince Poppycock slideshow already, but several videos have been posted of his performance Thursday at Station 4. And it looked kinda fabulous. Opera in a dance club doesn’t seem a...

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Weekly Best Bets

Friday 04.08 He’ll keep a ‘Light’ on for you Last year, Jake Heggie brought people back to the opera with the world premiere of his adaptation of Moby Dick. The gay composer works his magic with another world premiere, but for...

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Radio Soap Opera Portrays Gay Discrimination

A three-part radionovela is scheduled to broadcast on Spanish radio stations as part of an attempt to educate California’s rural Latino population more about LGBT rights and issues. Advocate.com: Daily...

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Opera dedicates season to late gay conductor

  Last week came word that the co-founder and former artistic director of the Dallas Opera, Nicola Rescigno, had died at the age of 92. In honor of the gay conductor — who held the baton there from the first opera more than...

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How gay is opera? It depends

Next week, I’ll have in the print edition of Dallas Voice a comprehensive story about the Fort Worth Opera’s production of the opera of “Angels in America.” But “Angels” isn’t the only...

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Readers Voice Awards – Travel

RIGHT AT HOME: Owner Wayne Falcone polished a gem of Oak Lawn history by rescuing and reinventing the Daisy Polk House. – DANIEL A. KUSNER/Dallas Voice BEST BED AND BREAKFAST Daisy Polk Inn 2917 Reagan St., Dallas....

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