- Stranger than Fiction (Opening Reception)
Friday, November 21Southern Methodist University - Pollock Gallery in the Hughes-Trigg Student CenterThe works in this exhibition combine video, painting, textile, and sculpture to point out the occurrence of the absurd in everyday life. It opens at SMU’s Pollock Gallery.
- Noel Coward’s Post Mortem
Through Saturday, November 22Medical Center of Lewisville Grand Theater (MCL Grand)This year is the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I. Noel Coward’s one-act play “Post Mortem” explores the effects of that war. It’s part of North Central Texas College’s “Strands of the Great War” project, and it plays at the MCL Grand in Lewisville.
- The Brehms Band
Wednesday, November 26 through Wednesday, December 31Mercy Wine BarThe Brehms will perform a storyteller/cabaret show featuring songs from the new album and standards that serve as inspiration for the duo. Hear the music at The Kitchen Café in Dallas.
There’s a show tomorrow night in Denton featuring five bands no one’s ever heard. It’s Rock Lottery, an annual event that mixes up local musicians to form new groups. They have a day to write songs before performing them that night – and the show’s almost always sells out to benefit a charity of the […]
This week on Frame of Mind, watch a collection of short films put together by Women in Film Dallas!
It’s from his series of lush, abstract paintings based on world maps – and it’ll be reunited with the others for the first time since 1971.
The programmers of the Found Footage Festival pour through all the VHS tapes they can get their hands on in a search or the best of the worst. No aerobics instructor, corporate trainer or public access TV host is safe. This week, we talk to one of the festival’s founders about why these terrible videos are so much fun.
Five stories that have North Texas talking: a settlement is reached over last summer’s tragic Texas Giant accident, no textbooks were voted on in yesterday’s State Board of Education meeting, Fort Worth names its interim police chief, and more.
Nov. 17 - 23On KERA Radio This Week
- Wednesday, 1 p.m.: Think - Susan Orlean is the best-selling author of The Orchid Thief and a staff writer for The New Yorker. This hour, we’ll talk to her about her prolific career as both an author and journalist ahead of her appearance in town Thursday for a Friends of the Dallas Public Library event.
- Thursday, 1 p.m.: Think - For more than 100 years, National Geographic magazine has featured photojournalism that takes readers to the far reaches of the globe. This hour, we’ll talk about how photographers capture these images with National Geographic photographer Annie Griffiths, who’s featured in the magazine’s new Stunning Photographs book.
- Saturday, 10 p.m.: The Moth Radio Hour
- Sunday, 6 p.m.: Studio 360
- Sunday, 9 p.m.: Song Travels with Michael Feinstein
- Tuesday, 10:30 p.m.: Art in the Twenty-First Century
- Thursday, 11 p.m.: Frame of Mind: Best of Chick Flicks from Women in Film Dallas
- Friday, 9 p.m.: Great Performances - Cats
- Friday, 10 p.m.: Austin City Limits: Eric Church/J Roddy Walston & The Business
- Sunday, 7 p.m.: Jay Leno - The Mark Twain Prize 2014
- Sunday, 8:30 p.m.: Pioneers of Television - Carol Burnett & the Funny Ladies
- Sunday, 7 a.m.: Acoustic Cafe
- Sunday, 8 p.m.: The Paul Slavens Show