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SXSW: Tune In To KXT For Live Broadcast

Categorized Under: Music, Radio, South by Southwest, Uncategorized No Comments

KXT’s broadcasting live from SXSW this afternoon til 6 p.m. Tune in and check out some great pix from the music conference.

SXSW: KXT’s Mark Abuzzahab Tells What’s Catching His Ear

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Mark shares a few of the shows he’s looking forward to and tells all about KXT’s live broadcast Friday from the Public Radio Day Stage.

SXSW Film: House of Cards, Ava Duvernay And Getting Meta With “Raiders of the Lost Ark”

Categorized Under: Film and Television, South by Southwest, The Big Screen No Comments

How many films can one man see in a weekend? Stephen Becker gives it his all at SXSW – and comes back with some great flicks for your list.

SXSW: FitBit Tech In Your Shoes; Streaming Video From Phones; Silkworm Sculptors: The Future Is Now

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Alan Melson, KERA’s VP of Digital Media, spent the weekend taking in the latest digital tech at South by Southwest Interactive in Austin.

Playwright Jonathan Norton Imagines Medgar Evers’ Neighbors in “Mississippi Goddamn”

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A disturbing factoid from a tourguide at the slain civil rights advocate’s home led to Norton’s latest production, on now at South Dallas Cultural Center.

Meet The Director And Visit The Scene Shop in Stagger Lee: Making A Musical

Stagger Lee Director Patricia McGregor explains why the black cast and creative team is so significant, and watch a video of the scramble to finish the set, from scene shop to opening night.

Remembering Artist Stuart Kraft, Creator of Booker T’s “Pegasus” – And So Much More

Categorized Under: Culture, Dallas Arts District, Uncategorized, Visual Arts No Comments

Guest blogger Amy Martin – and many others friends- are remembering the wild-haired, twinkly-eyed sculptor, teacher, dog lover who died on Monday.

Stagger Lee: Making a Musical

Today we kick off a special project taking a behind-the-scenes look at Dallas Theater Center’s Stagger Lee, a rare professional musical because it has been created entirely in Dallas.

Talent Scout: Dallas Observer’s Lauren Smart On 100 Creatives And 2015 Masterminds

As the Observer wraps up its list of 100 Creatives, it also anoints six Mastermind winners. Arts Editor Lauren Smart chats about who wins, and why.

New Home For Dallas Holocaust Museum

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It’s not far from the old home.

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