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Saturday Spotlight – Art as a Tool of War

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Iconic war posters are on display in a rare exhibition – that closes today!

Dallas Opera Summits With World Premiere Of “Everest”

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KERA’s Bill Zeeble talks to the creators of the opera based on the true story of the ill-fated and much chronicled 1996 expedition to climb Everest.

Stagger Lee: Part 2 – Making The Music

For our continuing series on the development of the new Dallas Theater Center musical, Stagger Lee, we turn to co-composer Justin Ellington, who made the show not just a musical but an epic history.

Art&Seek Jr: Weekend Boredom Busters

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Shake off the boredom blues with these out-of-the-ordinary picks.

Dallas Not Even A Top 20 ‘Arts Vibrant’ City, Says New SMU Study

The study measures an area’s cultural vitality through such factors as arts employment, government support and non–profit dollars. And Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston and even Austin do not rank high.

Stagger Lee: Making a Musical

Today we kick off a special project taking a behind-the-scenes look at Dallas Theater Center’s Stagger Lee, a rare professional musical because it has been created entirely in Dallas.

Art&Seek Jr: 4 Winter Boredom Busters

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Got a kiddo with the winter blues? Check out the Junior for this week’s list of boredom busters.

Bringing Martin Luther King Jr.’s Words To The Page – And The Stage

Martin Luther King Jr.’s ‘Letter from Birmingham Jail’ is a landmark text of the civil rights movement – but there was drama as well in how they saw print – as seen Monday night in Dallas writer Jonathan Martin’s play.

Saturday Spotlight – A Flea Market with a Twist

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Art, antiques, and characters fill the yard at Lee Harvey’s in Dallas.

Talent Scout: Dallas Observer’s Lauren Smart On 100 Creatives And 2015 Masterminds

As the Observer wraps up its list of 100 Creatives, it also anoints six Mastermind winners. Arts Editor Lauren Smart chats about who wins, and why.

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