Today in the roundup: Mongolian culture in Irving, celebrating America in Fort Worth and “The Three Phantoms” at Casa.
The University of Virginia’s Scholar’s Lab has mapped America’s pursuit of happiness according to the “ratio of arts, entertainment and recreation establishments to county populations.” See how we compare to the rest of the country.
Qu’est-ce que c’est? C’est a doo-wop dance version of the great Talking Heads song. Never seen it? It aired on PBS in 1990. Enjoy
Have you always appreciated dance but never had the guts to try it? Guest blogger Danielle Georgiou says this is the weekend to take the plunge.
OK Go is known for making some pretty imaginative music videos. But this one takes the cake as the band teams up with the dance collective Pilobolus.
Guest blogger Danielle Marie Georgiou looks at how dance complements James Lee Byars’ sculptures in the Barrel Vault.
In the Saturday Spotlight, we’re staying out late at the DMA.
Whether you like to watch dance or do the dancing yourself, this is your weekend.
It’s not the moving audience sections – the ones that twirl around slowly onstage – that give the Dallas Theater Center-Dallas Black Dance production of ‘The Wiz’ its sense of fun. It’s a whip-cracking witch, a couple of showgirl Poppies and some butt-bopping crows.
Guest blogger Sarah Crisman offers her thoughts on The Dallas Theater Center/Dallas Black Dance Theater collaboration The Whiz.