Saturday, August 23Eisemann CenterThe Rich-Tone Chorus performs a concert of barbershop harmonies with a dash of social media mixed in. Catch the show with performances by guest quartets at the Eisemann Center in Richardson.
- Opening Reception - Satellites by Christopher Blay
Saturday, August 23Centraltrak: The UT Dallas Artists ResidencyChristopher Blay’s installation addresses the idea that visual art can be very one-sided, with no immediate feedback from its audience.The exhibition opens Saturday at Centraltrak in Dallas.
- Munch 150
Sunday, August 24Kimbell Art MuseumThis documentary film gives you an inside look at an exhibition that celebrated Edvard Munch’s 150th birthday. The film screens at the Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth.
- DVA Productions Inc Presents: It's a Man's World
Through Sunday, August 31Fort Worth Community Arts Center (FWCAC)Songs made famous by male artists including The Temptations, Billy Joel, and Garth Brooks are performed in this concert-style show at Fort Worth Community Arts Center.
Sarah Jaffe got her start strumming and singing in the clubs of Denton and Deep Ellum. Her third album, “Don’t Disconnect,” was released Tuesday and fans from the old days may not recognize her. The 28-year-old embraces a lush electronic dance sound. She talks to Art&Seek’s Anne Bothwell about the switch up.
For this week’s Art & Seek Spotlight, we’re off to the 4th Annual Hatch Chile Festival at the Grand Prairie Farmers Market. Along with the usual delights you expect at the market, you’ll find Hatch chiles both raw and roasted. The day starts off with a Hatch chile cooking demonstration, and The Crawfish Band entertains while […]
Five stories that have North Texas talking: Does Dallas have the best skyline in the world?; the Fort Worth-trained doctor who recovered from Ebola says he’s thrilled to be alive; Sarah Jaffe is performing in Dallas this weekend; and more.
April Berry, a former principal dancer with Alvin Ailey, will be taking over the reins as artistic director of Dallas Black Dance Theatre. DBDT’s founder Ann Williams stepped down in May after 37 years leading the company.
Robert Rodriguez is known as much for making bloody action movies like Desperado as he is for making kid-friendly films like the Spy Kids series. This week, we talk about the Austin director’s career ahead of his new film, Sin City 2.
Aug 18-24On KERA Radio This Week
- Thursday, 1 p.m.: Think - One of the joys of reading is imagining how the characters, settings and other details look. We'll talk this hour about how we form those images in our minds with Peter Mendelsund, Associate Art Director for Alfred A Knopf Books. He writes about the topic in What We See When We Read (Vintage Books).
- Saturday, 10 p.m.: The Moth Radio Hour
- Sunday, 6 p.m.: Studio 360
- Sunday, 9 p.m.: Song Travels with Michael Feinstein
- Monday, 10 p.m.: When Dallas Rocked (repeats Sat. 10:30 p.m.)
- Tuesday, 7 p.m.: The Hit Men: Former Stars of Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons (repeats Fri. 9:30 p.m. and Sun. 4 p.m.)
- Tuesday, 8:30 p.m.: The Fab Four: The Ultimate Beatles Tribute (repeats Sat. 10 p.m.)
- Wednesday, 7 p.m.: Straight No Chaser: Live in New York City
- Wednesday, 8:30 p.m.: Gino Vanelli: Live in L.A. (repeats Thurs. 10:30 p.m.)
- Friday, 7:30 p.m.: Great Performances: Andrea Bocelli: Love in Portofino (repeats Sun. 2 p.m.)
- Sunday, 7 a.m.: Acoustic Cafe
- Sunday, 8 p.m.: The Paul Slavens Show