Six small theater and dance companies are headed to the sixth-floor Studio Theatre in the Wyly. Each has a one-shot show between now and spring. Is the Elevator Project going to take them anywhere?
April Berry, a former principal dancer with Alvin Ailey, will be taking over the reins as artistic director of Dallas Black Dance Theatre. DBDT’s founder Ann Williams stepped down in May after 37 years leading the company.
Full Gallop finds the great fashion empress Diana Vreeland just after she lost her empire – she’d been fired from Vogue. In the one-woman play at WaterTower Theatre, Diana Sheehan portrays a taut, vivid Vreeland.
Neiman’s flagship store in downtown Dallas has been showcasing something in its windows other than high-end fashions. Works by local artists – courtesy of Oil & Cotton.
Fort Worth passed a nearly $300 million bond package. Three and a half million of that is going for public art projects. The money is in the pipeline, how it’ll be used is still being discussed.
Greer Grimsley (as Don Pizarro), Alex Penda (Leonore) and Paul Groves (Florestan) in the Santa Fe Opera’s Fidelio. Photo credits: Ken Howard SANTA FE — Five of the Santa Fe Opera’s six productions this summer are by mainline dead composers. One is by a live musician virtually unknown in the United States. But that doesn’t […]
Art Everywhere US, the sticking-beloved-artworks-on-billboards-all-over-America project, launched yesterday in Times Square. The DMA’s Max Anderson was on hand.
The Crow Collection has expanded its mission to include wellness classes and lectures (yoga, t’ai chi, meditation), while Rachel Nash is a rare gallery owner: She also offers art therapy.
The Met Opera’s general manager Peter Gelb has said simulcasts are simply not drawing younger audiences the way they hoped, while the Dallas Opera’s Keith Cerny says theirs certainly are. Who’s right? They both may be.
Language is political, George Orwell told us. Actually, says Slavs and Tatars, the new show at the DMA, even individual letters are political. It’s the alphabet as a weapon.