- KERA's Jerome Weeks to Lead Post-Reading Discussion of Booth
Monday, December 9Kalita Humphreys TheaterSecond Thought Theatre presents a reading of the new play "Booth," based on the life and crime of John Wilkes Booth. KERA's Jerome Weeks leads a conversation with the playwright following the performance at Kalita Humphreys Theater in Dallas.
- Keyboard Conversations: Glory of Beethoven
Monday, December 9Eisemann CenterJeffrey Siegel discusses and performs the music of Beethoven in the Keyboard Conversation "The Glory of Beethoven." Piano works are paired with lively conversation at the Eisemann Center in Richardson.
- NT Live: The Habit of Art
Tuesday, December 10Angelika Film Center - The Shops at LegacyNational Theatre Live broadcasts the play “The Habit of Art” at the Angelika Film Center in Plano. The play focuses on poetry and music and how growing old affects creativity and inspiration.
- Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Tuesday, December 10 through Sunday, December 29Majestic TheatreThe stop-animation of the classic “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” comes to life onstage at the Majestic Theatre in Dallas. Watch as Hermey the Elf, Yukon Cornelius, and of course Rudolph team up to help Santa save Christmas.
- ''Elements of Hanukkah'' by George Tobolowsky
Through Sunday, January 26, 2014Museum of Biblical Art - The MBAGeorge Tobolowsky welds steel to create sculptures for the exhibition “Elements of Hanukkah.” Included in the display at the Museum of Biblical Art in Dallas is The War Menorah, made from an actual bombshell and representing the conflict in Israel.
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Dec. 9- 15 On KERA Radio This Week
- Thursday, 1 p.m. Think - As Christmas nears, movie studios are unveiling the best they’ve got in hopes of luring audiences and building cases for Oscar nominations. We’ll find out this hour which films are worth the price of admission from our favorite local film critics: Chris Vognar of The Dallas Morning News, Chris Kelly of Texas Monthly and KERA’s Stephen Becker.
- 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.: Celtic Woman: Home for Christmas (repeats Wed. 8:30 p.m.)
- Monday, 8:30 p.m.: Elvis: Aloha from Hawaii (repeats Sun. 12 a.m.)
- Tuesday, 9 p.m.: Alfie Boe, Storyteller at the Royal Albert Hall, London
- Thursday, 10 p.m.: The Mavericks: In Time
- Friday, 7:30 p.m.: Burt Bacharach's Best (repeats Sat. 1:30 pm)
- Friday, 9 p.m.: Trans Siberian Orchestra’s The Ghosts of Christmas Eve
- Friday, 10 p.m.: Ed Sullivan's Top Performers 1966-1969
- Saturday, 8:30 p.m.: American Masters: Jimi Hendrix: Hear My Train a Comin’
- Saturday, 10 p.m.: The Who Live in Texas '75
- Sunday, 1:30 a.m.: Lawrence Welk Holiday Special: Great Moments and Memories
- Sunday, 4 p.m.: II Volvo Buon Natale
- Sunday, 7 p.m.: Oscar Hammerstein II: Out of My Dreams
- Sunday, 7 a.m.: Acoustic Cafe
- Sunday, 8 p.m.: The Paul Slavens Show