- Cabaret & Cabernet
Friday, August 1Sammons Center for the ArtsWine and song are the main attractions at this event featuring the Larry Petty Piano Trio at the Sammons Center for the Arts in Dallas.
- Rankin Brothers' Rock-n-Roll Tribute Show
Friday, August 1Granville Arts CenterThe Rankin Brothers honor rock and roll legends in a new show featuring songs made famous by Elvis, Buddy Holly, John Denver, and others. See the show at Granville Arts Center in Garland.
- The Spaces Between Free Reception
Friday, August 1Elm Street StudioArtist Kim Collins attempts to express a certain feeling or energy in her work. The paintings are on display in an opening reception at Elm Street Studio in Keller.
- Rose Nose Rhapsody
Through Sunday, August 3Hip Pocket TheatrePuppets and clowns take you on an emotional roller coaster ride. The show includes live music composed and performed by John Dyer, and it plays at Hip Pocket Theater in Fort Worth.
First show for new DMA curator Gavin Delahunty.
Ahead of the Lone Star Film Society’s retrospective, we talk about the Japanese animator’s lasting legacy with Dr. Marc Hairston, a UTD professor who teaches a class on Miyazaki.
Congratulations to James Neal of Keller, the winner of the Flickr Photo of the Week contest!
For all you music to the core listeners, listen up! We got tickets to KXT’s Summer Cut Funtime Fest!
The Big Deal: Archibald Motley: Jazz Age Modernist Exhibition Catalogue From The Amon Carter Museum Of American Art
Win the companion book to the ‘Archibald Motley: Jazz Age Modernist’ exhibition.
July 28-Aug. 3On KERA Radio This Week
- Monday, 12 p.m.: Think - During the Renaissance, Michelangelo was a master among masters. This hour, we’ll talk about how he revolutionized painting, sculpture and architecture with Miles J. Unger, author of Michelangelo: A Life in Six Masterpieces.
- Thursday, 1 p.m.: Think - The battles of World War I took place largely in the trenches. And a walk through those trenches 100 years after the first shots were fired reveals a stunning collection of artwork carved into the walls by soldiers waiting for the war to come to them. We’ll talk this hour about what these images say about the artists who made them with Dallas photographer Jeffrey Gusky. His photographs of the artworks are featured in the August issue of National Geographic.
- Saturday, 10 p.m.: The Moth Radio Hour
- Sunday, 6 p.m.: Studio 360
- Sunday, 9 p.m.: Song Travels with Michael Feinstein
- Thursday, 10 p.m.: James Brown: Live in America
- Thursday, 11 p.m.: Front and Center- Cindy Lauper
- Friday, 8 p.m.: Great Performances- Dudamel Conducts the Verdi Requiem at the Hollywood Bowl
- Sunday, 7 a.m.: Acoustic Cafe
- Sunday, 8 p.m.: The Paul Slavens Show