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They Can Be Heroes

Complexions Contemporary Ballet finally brought its David Bowie tribute, Star Dust, to Dallas, courtesy of TITAS.


published Thursday, November 15, 2018
Scandinavian Rhapsody

At Undermain Theatre, a dreamy production of The Lady from the Sea caps off a local celebration of Ibsen.


published Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Normal Who?

Casa Mañana's production of the Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Next to Normal is beautifully moving.


published Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Laughter on the Moors

At Theatre Three, a feisty ensemble delivers a laugh-out-loud satire of Gothic romance with a feminist twist and a left-arm hug to the Bronte sisters in The Moors.


published Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Before Lenny, and After

Voices of Change opens its season with a Bernstein tribute, and a lot more.


published Thursday, November 1, 2018
Gone Missing

Georgia’s dark backwoods throb with pleading ghosts, devilish lawmen, and a grizzled grandpa in Elwood, a spooky musical at the Ochre House.


published Wednesday, October 31, 2018
She's Back

What Lucas Hnath has done in A Doll's House, Part 2 is nothing short of briilliant, and Stage West's regional premiere does it right.


published Wednesday, October 31, 2018
La Vie Boheme

The Houston Grand Opera's production of La bohème is a great start to its season.


published Tuesday, October 30, 2018
A Different Baton

Gregory Sullivan Isaacs takes a second look at the Dallas Opera's Carmen, this time with conductor Pierre Vallet.


published Monday, October 29, 2018
Ships Ahoy!

The Houston Grand Opera's production of Wagner's The Flying Dutchman excels.


published Monday, October 29, 2018
Piano Movement

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet makes a triumphant return to Dallas, courtesy of TITAS, including a performance with pianist Joyce Yang.


published Sunday, October 28, 2018
Tone It Down

The Pacifica Quartet opened the Dallas Chamber Music Society season with good playing, but intonation issues.


published Saturday, October 27, 2018
Liza! Judy! Liza! Judy!

Janelle Lutz and B.J. Cleveland's cabaret An Evening with Liza and Judy at Casa Mañana is absolutely fabulous.


published Friday, October 26, 2018
Oar What?

Sharp casting and ensemble work keeps Jaclyn Backhaus' Men on Boats rowing right along.


published Thursday, October 25, 2018
Past and Future Tense

For its Dallas appearance on the TITAS series, Stephen Petronio Dance showed incluences from the greats of postmodern dance.


published Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Keep On Keepin' On

Hip Pocket Theatre closes its 42nd season with Ellen Mahoney Crouse's Thrive, based on her own experience with breast cancer.


published Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Spanish Flair

The Dallas Opera's production of Bizet's Carmen soars thanks to a transformative performance by Stéphanie d'Oustrac in the title role.


published Sunday, October 21, 2018
Little Boxes

At WaterTower Theatre, Joanie Schultz's Ibsen adaptation is A Doll's House for our time.


published Saturday, October 20, 2018
Killer Ballet

Once again, LakeCities Ballet Theatre gave audiences thrills with its annual Le Ballet de Dracula.


published Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Comedy in Music

The Dallas Chamber Symphony opened its season with another fantastic original score to a classic silent film, this time Our Hospitality.


published Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Ships in the Night

The Dallas Opera's season-opening production of The Flying Dutchman, helmed by revisionist director Christopher Alden, is puzzling but sounds gorgeous.


published Monday, October 15, 2018
Radio Stars

Amphibian Stage Productions gambles on Tom Stoppard's Artist Descending a Staircase and gets it oh so right.


published Friday, October 12, 2018
Mapping It Out

WingSpan Theatre Company renders a beautiful, witty production of Eric Overmyer's On the Verge or the Geography of Yearning.


published Friday, October 12, 2018
Windmills are for Tilting

Tarrant Actors Regional Theatre moves up to the Scott Theatre for its revival of Man of La Mancha.


published Friday, October 12, 2018
House Manure

At Kitchen Dog Theater, the dark Radiant Vermin exposes the dream of homeownership as a nightmare inflicted on the poor and displaced.


published Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Flower Power

Rust-proof Steel Magnolias brings the lessons of love, loyalty, sisterhood and a good laugh to the Dallas Theater Center.


published Saturday, October 6, 2018
Advanced Angelology

Uptown Players’ sweaty, joyful Angels in America Part Two: Perestroika throbs with life lived facing forward.


published Monday, October 1, 2018
Damned Villain

At Shakespeare Dallas, the fall production of Othello doesn't live up to the play's brilliance.


published Friday, September 28, 2018
Life is a Rockin' Cabaret

In Casa Mañana's Cabaret Series, actor/singer Michael Cunio rocks out to tunes by the Stones, Zeppelin, The Police, and others.


published Monday, September 24, 2018
Seasons Change

At its first ReMix concert of the season, conducted by Ruth Reinhardt, the Dallas Symphony ushered in a new era.


published Sunday, September 23, 2018
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Cara Mia Cliburn social The Moors Kiss Me Kate KD Studios UNT College of Music 1968 Hart UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Melinda Massie Great Distance Home Nutcracker All Bruce Steve Solomon Magical City of Oz Garland Symphony Black Nativity Elwood Stage West Chamber Music Society Fort Worth Dallas Symphony Undermain Theatre Uptown Players Dolls House MCL Grand 1968 Staircase Outcry Cara Mia Cliburn social The Moors Kiss Me Kate KD Studios UNT College of Music 1968 Hart UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Melinda Massie Great Distance Home Nutcracker All Bruce Steve Solomon Magical City of Oz Garland Symphony Black Nativity Elwood Stage West Chamber Music Society Fort Worth Dallas Symphony Undermain Theatre Uptown Players Dolls House MCL Grand 1968 Staircase Outcry Cara Mia Cliburn social The Moors Kiss Me Kate KD Studios UNT College of Music 1968 Hart UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Melinda Massie Great Distance Home Nutcracker All Bruce Steve Solomon Magical City of Oz 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Me Kate KD Studios UNT College of Music 1968 Hart UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Melinda Massie Great Distance Home Nutcracker All Bruce Steve Solomon Magical City of Oz Garland Symphony Black Nativity Elwood Stage West Chamber Music Society Fort Worth Dallas Symphony Undermain Theatre Uptown Players Dolls House MCL Grand 1968 Staircase Outcry Cara Mia Cliburn social The Moors Kiss Me Kate KD Studios UNT College of Music 1968 Hart UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Melinda Massie Great Distance Home Nutcracker All Bruce Steve Solomon Magical City of Oz Garland Symphony Black Nativity Elwood Stage West Chamber Music Society Fort Worth Dallas Symphony Undermain Theatre Uptown Players Dolls House MCL Grand 1968 Staircase Outcry Cara Mia Cliburn social The Moors Kiss Me Kate KD Studios UNT College of Music 1968 Hart UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Melinda Massie Great Distance Home Nutcracker All Bruce Steve Solomon Magical City of Oz Garland Symphony Black Nativity Elwood Stage West Chamber Music Society Fort Worth Dallas Symphony Undermain Theatre Uptown Players Dolls House MCL Grand 1968 Staircase Outcry Cara Mia Cliburn social The Moors Kiss Me Kate KD Studios UNT College of Music 1968 Hart UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Melinda Massie Great Distance Home Nutcracker All Bruce Steve Solomon Magical City of Oz Garland Symphony Black Nativity Elwood Stage West Chamber Music Society Fort Worth Dallas Symphony Undermain Theatre Uptown Players Dolls House MCL Grand 1968 Staircase Outcry Cara Mia Cliburn social The Moors Kiss Me Kate KD Studios UNT College of Music 1968 Hart UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Melinda Massie Great Distance Home Nutcracker All Bruce Steve Solomon Magical City of Oz Garland Symphony Black Nativity Elwood Stage West Chamber Music Society Fort Worth Dallas Symphony Undermain Theatre Uptown Players Dolls House MCL Grand 1968 Staircase Outcry Cara Mia Cliburn social The Moors Kiss Me Kate KD Studios UNT College of Music 1968 Hart UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Melinda Massie Great Distance Home Nutcracker All Bruce Steve Solomon Magical City of Oz Garland Symphony Black Nativity Elwood Stage West Chamber Music Society Fort Worth Dallas Symphony Undermain Theatre Uptown Players Dolls House MCL Grand 1968 Staircase Outcry Cara Mia Cliburn social The Moors Kiss Me Kate KD Studios UNT College of Music 1968 Hart UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Melinda Massie Great Distance Home Nutcracker All Bruce Steve Solomon Magical City of Oz Garland Symphony Black Nativity Elwood Stage West Chamber Music Society Fort Worth Dallas Symphony Undermain Theatre Uptown Players Dolls House MCL Grand 1968 Staircase Outcry Cara Mia Cliburn social The Moors Kiss Me Kate KD Studios UNT College of Music 1968 Hart UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Melinda Massie
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