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Nasher’s First Micro-Grants Announced – And Other Money News

It’s grant week! Today, the Office of Cultural Affairs starts a new round of applications for its special support grants, the Community Foundation of North Texas announced its ‘tool box’ grants earlier this week and now it’s the Nasher’s turn – with its inaugural microgrants.

The Big Screen: A Chat With NPR’s Bob Mondello

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In this week’s Big Screen, he talks about the challenges of reviewing for radio, why he doesn’t take notes and whether or not he’s looking forward to those pending summer blockbusters.

‘Newsies’ Takes Over The Winspear – With A New Female Character

Newsies, the Broadway musical, got a much happier reception than Newsies, the original 1992 flop Disney film. It also get a major new female character. We talk with the Houston actor who plays her in the tour at the Winspear.

The Big Screen: High Kicking With The Rangerettes

The Kilgore College Rangerettes have performed at presidential inaugurations, New Year’s Day parades and events across the globe – all in their signature red, white and blue uniforms. A new documentary looks at the history of perhaps the world’s most famous drill team.

Giveaway: Passes To Screenings At USA Film Festival

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Win tickets for the USA Film Festival.

Videos On The Making Of Next Season’s World-Premiere Opera, ‘JFK’

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Fort Worth Opera commissioned composer David Little and librettist Royce Vavrek to create a new opera for the company’s 70th season next year. Here’s what they’ve been up to.

The Big Screen: Discussing ‘Dare To Drum’

This week, we talk to the director of the music doc about creating music with both the DSO and Stewart Copeland.

The Big Screen: Dallas Film Fest Preview

This week, we talk about the films we’re most looking forward to, which may be the first time Blythe Danner, Evel Knievel and Dirk Nowitzki have all been mentioned in the same discussion.

The Big Deal: ‘Clouds Of Sils Maria’ At Landmark Magnolia

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Enter for a chance to see the ‘Clouds of Sils Maria’ at the Magnolia.

The Big Screen: The One-Day Film

This week, we talk to a Dallas teacher who coached ELEVEN student teams through this year’s 24 Hour Video Race.

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