- The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Through Sunday, April 27University of North Texas - University TheatreSix kids compete and learn a lot about life in “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.” The musical plays at UNT’s University Theatre in Denton.
- Constellation Logic
Through Friday, May 2Circuit 12 ContemporaryThe word constellation doesn’t just apply to stars. In the exhibition “Constellation Logic” at Circuit 12 Contemporary in Dallas, found objects are presented in new settings and juxtapositions.
- "The Masks of Sor Juana"
Thursday, April 24 through Saturday, May 17Teatro Dallas“The Masks of Sor Juana” chronicles the life of the 17th century poet and nun and focuses on the many disguises she had to use to avoid persecution. See the play at Teatro Dallas.
Today in the Art & Seek Spotlight, we’re headed to Decatur for the Out of Square Art Festival. Local artists have sculpture, portraits, and photographs to display as well as demonstrations in ceramics and pottery. Texas musicians will be on hand to entertain as you peruse the art or participate in the children’s art area.
Well, Wagner did write a ‘cosmic’ opera cycle with gods and superbeings. So the Houston Grand Opera launches its Ring with a big, splashy, sci-fi, Star Warsy version of Das Rheingold.
Five stories that have North Texas talking: A local barbecue guru competes on a national show; Glenn Beck expands his media empire; an earthquake hit Dallas Thursday; and more:
The Chamber Music Society of Fort Worth is presenting something different this Easter weekend: ‘The Seven Last Words of Christ’ by Haydn. But what makes Saturday’s performance truly special is the reunion of a once-great string quartet.
This week, USA managing director Ann Alexander talks about John Turturro, Ed Harris and other luminaries who will visit Dallas this week to show films at the festival.
April 14-20 On KERA Radio This Week
- Saturday, 10 p.m.: The Moth Radio Hour
- Sunday, 6 p.m.: Studio 360
- Sunday, 9 p.m.: Song Travels with Michael Feinstein
- Thursday, 7 p.m.: Cool Spaces!
- Thursday, 11 p.m.: Live From the Artists Den - Phoenix
- Sunday, 4 p.m.: Peter Pan From the Milwaukee Ballet
- Sunday, 7 a.m.: Acoustic Cafe
- Sunday, 8 p.m.: The Paul Slavens Show