THEATER | DANCE | CLASSICAL MUSIC | OPERA | COMEDY

NORTH TEXAS PERFORMING ARTS NEWS

REVIEWS

Reviews Page 6 of 10
Verdi Fast

The Houston Grand Opera does Verdi's Messa da Requiem but never finds the right tempo.


published Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Sisters of Shakespeare

Tina Packer brought her brilliant mix of master class and performance, Women of Will, to the Eisemann Center last weekend.


published Friday, February 10, 2017
Whether You Like It or Not...

Hedwig and the Angry Inch, the defiant rock musical of gender and personal identity, finds a home in middle America, as seen in the national tour at the AT&T Performing Arts Center.


published Wednesday, February 8, 2017
French Bliss

The tour of An American in Paris, presented by Dallas Summer Musicals, is a feast of glorious dancing, acting and stunning visuals.


published Monday, February 6, 2017
Celebrating Black Dance

Dallas Black Dance Theatre brings several black dance companies from around the country for a conference and performances.


published Saturday, February 4, 2017
Video Dancing

Bridgman/Packer Dance play with movement, space and the imaginary in an interesting Dallas stop, presented by TITAS.


published Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Made of Stars

Lauren Gunderson's Silent Sky, which tells the story of early 20th century astronomer Henrietta Leavitt, is bolstered by fine performances and great design at WaterTower Theatre.


published Saturday, January 28, 2017
Fowl Language

At Stage West, the cast and director of Aaron Posner's Chekhov riff Stupid Fucking Bird get it hilariously, snarkily right.


published Friday, January 27, 2017
Window Opened

Lyric Stage has a brilliant full-orchestra concert version of Jerry Herman's Mame, which is more subversive than you remember.


published Friday, January 27, 2017
Feeling Blue

The Blue Candlelight Music Series focuses on two emerging artists with soprano Carelle Flores and pianist Roman Salyutov.


published Wednesday, January 25, 2017
ReMix Unbound

The Dallas Symphony's first ReMix concert of the season, conducted by Courtney Lewis, is an interesting mix of works.


published Monday, January 23, 2017
Decking the Hall

Rising star Conrad Tao offers a diverse program for the Cliburn Sessions at Live Oak Music Hall and Lounge.


published Saturday, January 21, 2017
Dark and Light

Pilobolus shows us its softer side with Shadowland, presented by TITAS at Dallas City Performance Hall.


published Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Rite Mind

Voices of Change offers up a typically fascinating program of rarities and newer work, with a piano four-hands arrangement of The Rite of Spring.


published Wednesday, January 18, 2017
New Dog, New Tricks

The tour of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time gets into the mind of its central character in fresh ways.


published Saturday, January 14, 2017
Laugh Lite

At Theatre Three, Beth Henley's Laugh delivers chuckles and grins, but not enough laughs to justify its title.


published Friday, January 13, 2017
1 comment
Labor Day

Laughs, gags, groans and birth pains enliven Pegasus Theatre’s 18th Living Black & White play, with Death on Delivery at the Eisemann Center.


published Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Breaking the Nut

At the Eisemann Center, a tour of the phenomenal The Hip Hop Nutcracker shows how to blend the classic and contemporary.


published Friday, December 30, 2016
Gotta Have Faith

The Book of Mormon brings heart, humor, and irreverence to the AT&T Performing Arts Center.


published Monday, December 26, 2016
Rat Race

At Dallas Theater Center, Branden Jacobs-Jenkins' Gloria benefits from some great performances, but is that enough?


published Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Architecture of Dance

Jessica Lang Dance closes the year for TITAS with works that play with space and structure, and that sometimes lose emotional impact.


published Tuesday, December 20, 2016
Doors and Wings

The world premiere of Jake Heggie and Gene Scheer's It's a Wonderful Life at Houston Grand Opera enters the small field of Christmastime operas.


published Thursday, December 15, 2016
Stars of Wonder

At Dallas Summer Musicals, Broadway Christmas Wonderland is all about the sparkle, with some thrilling and nonstop dancing.


published Monday, December 12, 2016
And Then There Was Nun

At WaterTower Theatre, Nonie Newton-Riley keeps audiences laughing in Sister's Christmas Catechism.


published Friday, December 9, 2016
All is Bright

With A Not So Silent Night, the Turtle Creek Chorale has serious moments and campy fun in its annual Christmas concert.


published Friday, December 9, 2016
It's a Woman's World

Dallas Theater Center makes a bold move with its tradition of A Christmas Carol, and the casting of Sally Nystuen Vahle as Scrooge pays off.


published Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Claus and Effect

What happens when Santa decides to retire? That's the premise of Santa Claus: A New Musical at Casa Mañana Children's Theatre.


published Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Radio Star

Hilarious, histrionic and moving, A Christmas Carol: The Radio Show mixes '40s nostalgia and timeless storytelling in Theatre Three’s cozy basement space.


published Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Light of Day

At Theatre Three, Bruce R. Coleman's Day Light is packed with plot, rich characters and warmth.


published Monday, November 28, 2016
Demons Down Below

Kitchen Dog Theater serves up a biting comedy in the creepy crawl space we all fear with a fast and fierce regional premiere of Feathers and Teeth.


published Wednesday, November 23, 2016
 Navigate to Reviews page:
12345678910
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Fade Snowflakes Watertower Theatre John Uptown Players UNT Dance and Theatre Open Classicial Plaid Tidings Dallas Opera
Gobsmacked
Click or Swipe to close
reviews
views on theater, dance, classical music, opera and comedy performances
news & notes
reports from the local performing arts scene
features & interviews
who and what are moving and shaking in the performing arts scene
season announcements
keep up with the arts groups' upcoming seasons
audiocasts
listen to interviews with people in the local performing arts scene
media reviews
reviews and stories on performing arts-related film, TV, recordings and books
arts organizations
learn more about the local producing and presenting arts groups
performance venues
learn more about the theaters and spaces where the arts happen
contests
keep up with fabulous ticket giveaways and other promotions
crowdfunding
connect to local arts crowdfunding campaigns
studio
post or view auditions and performing arts-related classes, services, jobs and more
about us
info on TheaterJones, our staff, what we do and how to contact us
Click or Swipe to close
First Name:
Last Name:
Date of Birth:
ZIP Code:
Your Email Address:
Click or Swipe to close
Join TheaterJones Around the Web



Follow Us on Twitter

Subscribe to our Youtube Channel

Click or Swipe to close
Search the TheaterJones Archives
Use any or all of the options below to search through all of reviews, interviews, features and special sections. If you are looking for a an event, use the calendar section of this website. This search will not search through the calendar.
Article Title Search:


Description Search:
TheaterJones Contributor:


TheaterJones Section:


Category:
Showing on or after:      Showing on or before:  
Search
Click or Swipe to close
We welcome your comments

I am discussing:  



Your Name:
Your Email Adress:


please enter the text below and then click or tap SUBMIT :
Submit