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Holy Self-Reflection, Batman!

Jason O'Connell channels his inner nerd in a search for bigger questions in The Dork Knight at Amphibian Stage Productions.


published Sunday, December 9, 2018
Sprinkle of Magic

Relying mostly on local talent, Ballet Ensemble of Texas presented a Nutcracker that had magical moments.


published Friday, December 7, 2018
Judy, Judy, Judy!

Uptown Players has a hit with the original show A Very Judy Christmas, starring the inimitable Janelle Lutz and a host of surprise guests.


published Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Pity the Scrooge

Family, love, and joy overcome poverty and fear in a vivid production of A Christmas Carol at Dallas Theater Center.


published Sunday, December 2, 2018
Going Home Again

At WaterTower Theatre, The Great Distance Home returns, and it might be the perfect holiday theatrical experience.


published Friday, November 30, 2018
Who's Your Buddy?

The tour of Elf the Musical, presented by Dallas Summer Musicals, delivers the right amount of holiday feels.


published Friday, November 30, 2018
Good Night

Casa Mañana Children's Theatre starts the holiday theater season off with the entertaining Twas the Night Before Christmas.


published Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Comedy at the Theater

Amphibian Stage Productions' ambitious comedy series is on fire this week, with SNL alum Sasheer Zamata.


published Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Listening to the Music

The Modligiani Quartet returned to town, on the Dallas Chamber Music Society series, with a stunning performance.


published Friday, November 23, 2018
Taste of Russia

The Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker, in all its spectacle, returned to SMU's McFarlin auditorium.


published Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Flowers and Snow

Ballet Frontier of Texas is first out of the Nutcracker gate with one of its best productions yet.


published Wednesday, November 21, 2018
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
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
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
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
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