- Art in the Dark
Thursday, April 17Amon Carter Museum of American ArtHead to the Amon Carter Museum of Art in Fort Worth for Art in the Dark in connection with the “Art and Appetite” exhibition. Cupcake decorating, art making, and cheese tasting are all on the agenda.
- Opening Reception - Patterns of Passion
Thursday, April 17Kettle ArtThree Dallas-based artists explore the rhythms, colors, and textures of emotions in the exhibition “Patterns of Passion.” Kettle Art in Dallas holds an opening reception for the work.
- Of Vice & Virtue - Including a Tribute to Hans Christian Andersen
Friday, April 18Latino Cultural CenterMany dance styles are combined to spin the character-building stories told in Contemporary Ballet Dallas’ “Of Vice and Virtue.” The concert includes an interpretation of Hans Christian Andersen’s stories, and you can see the show at the Latino Cultural Center in Dallas.
- 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"
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.
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.
Five stories that have North Texas talking: Romo and company make a ton of money; remembering the one-year anniversary of the West explosion; the latest on Ted Nugent; and more.
The author of “A Thousand Acres” and many other beloved works chats with Randy Gordon and Catherine Cuellar, the next installment of the radio series produced by The Writer’s Garret.
Congratulations to Marjan Smeijsters of Nijmegen, Netherlands, the winner of the Flickr Photo of the Week contest!
Enter to win tickets to see Shakespeare’s “Coriolanus.”
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