- Akuma! Sly 5th Ave & Guests at Tuesday Nite Jazz
Tuesday, March 11St. Paul United Methodist ChurchTuesday Nite Jazz presents Sly 5th Ave in a concert promoting the Dallas release of the album Akuma. Check out the show at St. Paul United Methodist Church in Dallas.
- Kevin Sloan Lecture: God's Own Junkyard
Tuesday, March 11Dallas Center for Architecture (DCFA)The modern world trends toward density, and that has created some architectural and landscape issues. Find out how we can deal with contemporary spaces in the lecture “God’s Own Junkyard” at the Dallas Center for Architecture.
- Paul Munstermann - Logo Show
Through Friday, March 28Brookhaven College - Atrium GalleryDallas designer Paul Munstermann has designed logos for companies far and wide. An exhibition of his designs is on display at Brookhaven College’s Atrium Gallery in Farmers Branch.
- Give Us the Willies - Art of Anne Genung
Through Saturday, March 29Creative Arts Center in BonhamAnne Genung paints Willie Nelson in a variety of iconic poses in the exhibition “Give Us the Willies.” See her humorous and colorful works at Creative Arts Center in Bonham.
Jonathan Lethem’s award-winning best-seller, The Fortress of Solitude premieres this week as a musical at the Dallas Theater Center. Lethem talks about how his novel of adolescent, pop-culture life in Brooklyn in the ’70s – complete with graffiti, funk, comic books and drugs – has been re-thought for the stage.
Monday morning saw the second of two major guests appearing via satellite at SXSW. On Saturday, I wrote about Julian Assange’s virtual visit from London. Today, it was Edward Snowden’s turn.
KERA’s Alan Melson, who has been blogging along with other KERA staff from South by Southwest in Austin, joined Anne Bothwell to discuss some of his takeaways from the conference.
Five stories that have North Texas talking: A Dallas Stars star is honored; a North Texan was on the plane that disappeared in Asia over the weekend; South by Southwest continues; and more.
A documentary at this week’s South by Southwest Film Conference attempts to find the Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin Guzman – better known as El Chapo. But just as the filmmakers were closing in on him, Mexican and U.S. authorities arrested him last month. We talked with the director of The Legend of Shorty to find out what it’s like to suddenly have the end of your film rewritten for you.
Mar. 3-10 On KERA Radio This Week
- Tuesday, 1 p.m. Think –At first glance, being a critic sounds like the easiest job in the world – just observe and give your opinion. But justifying those opinions is tougher than you think. We’ll explore the life of a critic this hour with KERA’s Jerome Weeks, Nancy Nichols of D magazine and Preston Jones of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
- Thursday, 1 p.m. Think – In the past few years, North Texas has gone from a brewery desert to one of the country’s hubs for craft beer. We’ll talk all things beer this hour with a panel of North Texas brewers who are working to cultivate the local beer scene.
- Saturday, 10 p.m.: The Moth Radio Hour
- Sunday, 6 p.m.: Studio 360
- Sunday, 9 p.m.: Song Travels with Michael Feinstein
- Monday, 7 p.m.: Classical Rewind (repeats Sat., 5:30 p.m.)
- Monday, 8:30p.m.: A Celebration of Blues & Soul: The 1989 Inaugural Concert (repeats Thurs., 10:30 p.m. and Sat., 10:30 p.m.)
- Monday, 10 p.m.: Joe Bonamassa: Tour de Force – Live in London
- Tuesday, 9 p.m.: Journey 2014: Don’t Stop Believin’
- Tuesday, 10:30 p.m.: Brit Floyd Live at Red Rocks
- Wednesday, 7 p.m.: Heatbeat of Home (repeats Sun., 5 p.m.)
- Wednesday, 9 p.m.: Great Performances – Donald Fagen, Michael McDonald, Boz Skaggs: The Dukes of September
- Thursday, 9 p.m.: Celtic Woman: Emerald (repeats Sat., 9 p.m.)
- Friday, 7:30 p.m.: Great Performances – Andrea Bocelli: Love in Portofino
- Friday, 9:30 p.m.: The Texas Tenors: You Should Dream
- Saturday, 7 p.m.: 60s Pop, Rock & Soul
- Sunday, 7 p.m.: Great Performances – Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers Featuring Edie Brickell
- Sunday, 7 a.m.: Acoustic Cafe
- Sunday, 8 p.m.: The Paul Slavens Show