The Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s headquarters are just down the street from Booker T. Washington High School. That makes it easy for DSO musicians to mentor students. But earlier this year, one DSO member walked in a mentor and walked out a collaborator.
Today in the roundup: Is Dallas Black Dance Theatre being forced out of the Arts District? Plus a preview of FIT and a look back at Fort Worth’s OMNI Theater.
Guest blogger Danielle Marie Georgiou reviews Collin College’s resident dance company in its first performance on home turf.
Today in the roundup: WaterTower Theatre’s 2013-14 season, a reunion in Fort Worth and the Dallas Opera honors a young star.
Afternoon Delight is a daily diversion for when you’re just back from lunch, but not quite ready to get down to work. Check back weekdays at 1 p.m. for another one. It’s just what it sounds like.
More than 200 North Texas artists were involved in staging and performing A Gathering in 2011. Now the producers of the one-night-only AIDS awareness benefit want to do it again. Jerome Weeks will be following their progress.
We got tickets for KXT’s Summer Cut! Booyah!
Today in the roundup: The buildings that define Dallas, opera’s ticket-selling problem and an NPR dance contest.
Fela! is a thunderous wall of sound-and-dance. In staging the life, music and defiant politics of the Nigerian firebrand, choreographer-director Bill T. Jones has gone for hip-shaking, sexual energy – not so much for coherent story. But the world tour at the Winspear is top-notch.
An exceptional array of international talents, including Philip Glass — plus the Dallas debuts of several innovative companies, including England’s Motionhouse and SCRAP-ARTS-MUSIC