For our continuing series on the development of the new Dallas Theater Center musical, Stagger Lee, we turn to co-composer Justin Ellington, who made the show not just a musical but an epic history.
The study measures an area’s cultural vitality through such factors as arts employment, government support and non–profit dollars. And Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston and even Austin do not rank high.
The MAC was in Uptown before Uptown existed. But now it’s headed south – to a sprawling, old complex in the Cedars. But will Kitchen Dog Theater move with it? Should it?
The world premiere Great Scott was looking lonely, so the Dallas Opera added Becoming Santa Claus by composer Mark Adamo. Oh yeah, and you can get into AT&T Stadium for free again if you like some singing, dying Frenchies.
We talk with the Dallas Morning News’ architecture critic about the Trinity Tollway, DART, DFW Airport, the change in the city’s talk about its future and one of his favorite small-scale design projects this past year.
Tanju Tuzer, the Turkish-born, European-trained dancer-choreographer who founded Tuzer Ballet in Richardson thirty years ago, has been diagnosed with cancer.
Luis Valdez’ landmark Chicano drama finally comes to Texas, thanks to Cara Mia. Race riots, a bizarre, historic murder trial that railroaded 17 innocents — plus, hey, Latin music, dance and defiant flair. What’s not to like? Well … there’s the theater space.
The TCU professor was found Tuesday in his home. Updated with Jerome Weeks’ KERA radio report.
Only in America: This holiday season there are nearly 20 different production of The Nutcracker ballet in North Texas. No other holiday show comes close. So — why?
It’s the second annual temperature-taking of American arts organizations by SMU’s National Center for Arts Research.