Fly By Night and Fortress of Solitude have opening dates in New York.
Be our guest, be our guest! Danielle Georgiou checks one off the bucket list when she chats with the actor portraying the singing candle from the beloved “Beauty and the Beast,” which opens tonight at the Winspear.
Win a night at the opera.
Watching men perform as prima ballerinas gives guest blogger Danielle Georgiou new insight into the history, power – and humor – of dance.
Meet Brad McEntire. Fresh off a successful performance at Out of the Loop, he’s launching a festival to spotlight one-actor performances.
When it comes to musicals that DTC has premiered before shipping them to New York, Fortress of Solitude is the most ambitious, the most literary. Adapted from Jonathan Lethem’s best-selling novel, Solitude is a street-scene musical about race, rhythm and blues, gentrification and two boys playing with a superhero ring.
Today, THINK host Krys Boyd will be talking about criticism with a trio of North Texas critics: D magazine’s Nancy Nichols on food, the Star-Telegram‘s Preston Jones on pop music and KERA’s Jerome Weeks about everything else. She’ll ask us how we justify ourselves, didn’t our mothers teach us any better and how do we sleep at night? Highly recommended, five stars.
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.
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From the Uptown Players, a delightful staging of Christopher Durang’s Tony-winning, Chekhovian comedy. Reservations about the script aside, we don’t see enough theater productions this assured, this accomplished.