In 2007, there were 320 homicides in Juarez, Mexico. But just three years later, more than 3,000 people were murdered in the city. A new documentary called Narco Cultura looks at the drug trade that dominates the city and is at the root of the violence. Today in the Big Screen, KERA’s Stephen Becker and Dallas Morning News movie critic Chris Vognar say the film shows how death has become a part of cultural life in Juarez.
Win this Big Deal and have a holly, jolly Christmas this year.
Have a Joyeux Noël with the Preservation Hall Jazz Band!
Music by T Bone Burnett underscores the latest movie by Joel and Ethan Coen, one of this week’s Big Deals.
Performing arts groups have come together to offer a new way to buy tickets.
This Week in Texas Music History, we’ll have a date with a diva in Dallas.
Begin your holiday season with this Big Deal – the simple gift of song.
We got plenty in this Big Deal – tickets to see ‘The Gershwins’ Porgy & Bess, The Broadway Musical.’
Ever wonder what made that red nose glow? Guest blogger Danielle Georgiou has an answer.
Dallas audiences heard two music premieres this weekend, both commissioned to celebrate the legacy of John F. Kennedy on the 50th anniversary of his assassination. Listeners of the symphonic work and chamber piece found the music moving and effective, whether they lived through trauma half a century ago or not.