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Review: Second Thought Theatre’s ‘Othello’

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Second Thought Theatre’s Othello is a small, stripped-down version of the tragedy that goes too much for big voices and banging noises. But it’s still some of the more thrilling Shakespeare you’re likely to see in North Texas.

Tony Award-Winning Playwright Doug Wright To Be UNT Artist-In-Residence

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He’ll be there for three weeks in fall 2015 and three weeks in spring 2016, working with students and researching his new play on Russian arts impresario Sergei Diaghilev.

Review: “The Knight Errant Don Quixote” At Amphibian

Fort Worth’s Amphibian Stage premieres a brand-new, contemporary adaptation of Don Quixote — which, like the good knight himself, goes on a wild ride. Yet never really takes off.

The Big Deal: WaterTower Theatre Presents ‘Sweet Charity’

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So let me get right to the point – win tickets to see ‘Sweet Charity’ at WaterTower Theatre.

Pulitzer Prize-Winning Playwright Doug Wright’s Eulogy For Jac Alder

Former Dallas playwright and Pulitzer Prize-winner Doug Wright could not attend Monday evening’s memorial celebration of Theatre Three co-founder Jac Alder. So amid the evening of songs and memories, this eulogy from him was read.

Exclusive: Jac Alder’s Last Live Stage Performance And Last Public Interview

Monday night, Theatre Three holds a celebration of its late co-founder Jac Alder, an indomitable arts leader. As an online memorial to him, here are exclusive video excerpts from his last stage performance — with the Bruce Wood Dance Company in 2013 — and a last public interview at the Nasher Sculpture Center in 2014.

Review: ‘Pippin’ At The Dallas Summer Musicals

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The circus has come to town: The Tony Award-winning revival of Pippin is in Dallas then Fort Worth for most of this month. But with all its spangles and special effects, the show goes for showbiz, and not much feeling.

The Daddy Of Them All: Dada Self-Destructs – And Still Lives

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A new narrative history of Dada finds the supposed ‘anti-art’ fringe movement helped shape much of modern culture – and even our thinking about it.

The Big Deal: Performing Arts Fort Worth Presents ‘Pippin’

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Fosse fans, put your jazz hands together and sign up for a chance to see the four time Tony Award winning revival, ‘Pippin’ at Bass Performance Hall.

Even The Kitchen Sink: After Its Last Show At The MAC, Kitchen Dog Is Holding A Sale

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With the Kitchen Doggers finding a temporary home next season in the Design District, there’s 25 years’ worth of stuff to move out of the MAC. It’s yard sale time!

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