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Food of Life

At WaterTower Theatre, the world premiere of Regina Taylor's Bread puts us in the lives of an Oak Cliff family at the end of an era.


published Friday, April 20, 2018
Top Gear

At Teatro Dallas, a revival of Fernando Arrabal's The Automobile Graveyard is timely and important absurdist theatre.


published Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Nobody's Embarrassment

At Amphibian Stage Productions, Jacqueline Novak's one-woman show How Embarrassing for Her is as insightful as it is funny.


published Monday, April 16, 2018
Hell to Pay

At the Dallas Opera, a marvelous production of Mozart's Don Giovanni has lessons for the #metoo era.


published Sunday, April 15, 2018
High Romantic

LakeCities Ballet Theatre does a stunning Giselle with American Ballet Theatre's Sarah Lane, but the rest of the company is on their toes, too.


published Friday, April 13, 2018
Drug Test

At Second Thought Theatre, the touching and funny Empathitrax asks if a pill can fire up a frazzled relationship.


published Monday, April 9, 2018
Man on a Mission

The Amarillo Opera has a hit with Ron Raines starring in the musical Man of La Mancha.


published Saturday, April 7, 2018
The Count is On

Bishop Arts Theatre Center succeeds with another edition of Down for #TheCount, highlighting women playwrights.


published Friday, April 6, 2018
The Crowd Goes Wow

The North Texas debut of L.A. Dance Project, presented by TITAS, showed some brilliant ballet and modern dance at Moody Performa


published Friday, April 6, 2018
Sweet as Pie

At Dallas Summer Musicals, the tour of Waitress gets big tips for its gritty working girl ethos, raunchy humor and a soaring song about self-discovery.


published Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Casa's a Cabaret

In its new Reid Cabaret Theatre, Casa Mañana presented a fantastic evening with the duo of Ben Clark and Dee Roscioli.


published Saturday, March 31, 2018
What You See

Amphibian Stage Productions' journey with Julia Pastrana continues with Laura Barbata's exceptional The Eye of the Beholder.


published Friday, March 30, 2018
Gale Force

At Circle Theatre, Rebecca Gilman's Luna Gale asks tough questions.


published Thursday, March 29, 2018
They Slay All Day

Mark Lowry and visual artist/activist Jin-Ya Huang have a conversation about Qui Nguyen's She Kills Monsters at Theatre Three.


published Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Movers and Shapers

The Turtle Creek Chorale delivers an effective and moving concert of songs that shaped movements by marginalized peoples.


published Sunday, March 25, 2018
It's All Absurd

Michael Muller Productions and DragStrip Courage team up for a double feature of Ionesco's Bald Soprano and The Lesson.


published Friday, March 23, 2018
Dance Like a River

The 20th anniversary tour of Riverdance shows why this phenomenon is still going strong.


published Friday, March 23, 2018
Bull Ride to Pasture

LBJ’s turbulent, beset second term makes for captivating, epic theater in The Great Society at the Dallas Theater Center.


published Friday, March 16, 2018
Tumor Humor

Stage West finds laughter in the topic of death in Halley Feiffer's play with a very long title.


published Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Plush Sized

The oddball entry in the TITAS season was Lucky Plush Productions, giving the audience some clever dance-theatre.


published Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Garden of Puzzles

At the Dallas Opera, the U.S. premiere of Michel van der Aa's convoluted Sunken Garden is visually innovative, but the music is another story.


published Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Three for Three

At WaterTower Theatre's Detour: A Festival of New Work, Dark Circles Contemporary Dance shows its versatility with 3 New Creations.


published Friday, March 9, 2018
Brazen Overtures

The Dallas Symphony's latest ReMix concert, led by Ruth Reinhardt, had fun with works by Rossini, Berio and Schubert.


published Thursday, March 8, 2018
Boxing Dance

At Kitchen Dog Theater, The Royale delivers an elegant, gutsy take on boxer Jack Johnson’s 1910 fight against the heavyweight champ.


published Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Luminous Voices

The Orpheus Chamber Singers deliver another strong evening of fairly recent choral music.


published Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Both Sides Now

Casa Mañana elevates Frank Wildhorn's musical Jekyll & Hyde with fantastic voices and beautiful visuals.


published Tuesday, March 6, 2018
The Rhythm Gets You

Dallas Summer Musicals brings the heat with the tour of On Your Feet, the musical about Emilio and Gloria Estefan.


published Tuesday, March 6, 2018
 You, Me, Everyone

Renowned Swiss company Mummenschanz brings its latest work, you & me, to the Eisemann Center, and it's brilliantly moving.



published Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Tempest Tossed

Twelfth Night gets lost at sea in the Stolen Shakespeare Guild's production.


published Sunday, February 25, 2018
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Hero Worship

The Orchestra of New Spain pulls another gem from obscurity with a production of Francisco Courcelle's 1744 opera Achilles in Skyros.


published Sunday, February 18, 2018
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