Our intern, Kristen Taylor, tackles some big ideas in the wake of Dallas Festival of Ideas.
Archive: 'Dallas Arts District'
A rare conclave is coming here nearly 20 top-flight trumpeters from Cuban jazz great Arturo Sandoval to principal trumpets from the likes of the New York Philharmonic. They’ll be playing concerts and holding master classes, all because the DSO’s Ray Anthony played the trumpet — and learned he had cancer.
A plan to have working artists actually living in Dallas’ Arts District will now have them rubbing shoulders with wealthy neighbors. A 39-unit, low-cost housing project now will also be a luxury tower with storefront retail. All part of the plan, actually.
The new AT&T PAC’s Broadway Series features Matilda, a big hit in both London and New York, plus the jukebox musicals, Jersey Boys and Beautiful — The Carole King Musical. But there’s also a bonus announcement for the next next season
Kick off the Chinese New Year with art, dance, and music at the Crow Collection of Asian Art.
Win tickets to see Gordon Lightfoot at the AT&T Performing Arts Center.
See an artist at work at Samuel Lynne Galleries.
After you’ve taken care of the class valentines, check out one of these fun events with your little sweetie.
The ‘Hee Haw’ musical, Moonshine, will be co-composed by Texas country music star Shane McAnally. All the Way, which starred Bryan Cranston on Broadway, is a co-production with Houston’s Alley Theatre, while one of the new plays, Deferred Action, is a collaboration with Cara Mia Theater.
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.