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Digital Chamber

The Chamber Music Society of Fort Worth opened its season with an online performance celebrating Hungarian music.

published Tuesday, September 15, 2020
Reduced But Full

The Dallas Symphony opened its first official season with Fabio Luisi as Music Director, and he didn't disappoint on works by Brahms and Beethoven.

published Saturday, September 12, 2020
Headlights Up!

Stage West’s primal, emotional presentation of Prism Movement Theater’s Everything Will Be Fine leaves us grateful for the rush, and the gift, of live theater.

published Monday, September 7, 2020
Spaced Out

The Dallas Symphony returns to the Meyerson this weekend, with reduced capacity and safety protocols. Here's a report on Friday's concert.

published Saturday, September 5, 2020
Hair Today

In a Jubilee Theatre streaming production, Da Kink in My Hair has entertaining moments, but too often lacks transformation or joy.

published Monday, August 31, 2020
Power Play

It's My Party! dramatizes conversation among suffragists in their march toward the 19th Amendment of 1920 in Echo Theatre's live-streaming Zoom reading.  

published Thursday, August 20, 2020
Designed for Sound

Amphibian Stage does Julia Pastrana a third time, and as a radio play in high definition Dolby Atmos sound, it's better than ever.

published Sunday, July 26, 2020
They'll Be Bach

J. Robin Coffelt writes about the last concert she attended, at Blue Candlelight Music Series, before everything changed. It's only for now.

published Saturday, March 28, 2020
Beethoven at 250: Concert 1

The Cliburn opened its Beethoven at 250 festival with some surprises, and fantastic playing.

published Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Beethoven at 250: Concert 4

In the fourth concert of The Cliburn's Beethoven at 250 festival, Sean Chen played his own transcription of a well-known work.

published Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Beethoven at 250: Concert 3

The third concert of The Cliburn's Beethoven at 250 festival had remarkable work from the guest artists.

published Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Beethoven at 250: Concert 5

The Verona Quartet and others illuminated masterworks in the Cliburn's final concert of its Beethoven at 250 Festival.

published Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Breaking Ground

The Houston Grand Opera premiered a chamber work about trailblazing opera singer Marian Anderson.

published Monday, March 23, 2020
Whisper to a Scream

Muscle Memory Dance Theatre returned with a program called Nuances Out Loud: Unseen in Light, Heard in Silence, at LIFE in Deep Ellum.

published Monday, March 23, 2020
Choice Ballet

Ballet Frontier of Texas, with guests Avant Chamber Ballet and Ballet North Texas, offered a lovely performance with Director's Choice.

published Sunday, March 22, 2020
Vixen Voices

The University of North Texas Opera presented Marc Blitzstein's Regina, his opera of Lillian Hellman's The Little Foxes.

published Saturday, March 21, 2020
Travelin' Through

The Women's Chorus of Dallas gave an inspiring concert featuring Moira Smiley and VOCO.

published Saturday, March 21, 2020
Dance It Out

The TiTAS/Dance Unbound Festival Preview showcased works by four local companies.

published Thursday, March 19, 2020
West World

Verdigris Ensemble's world premiere of Dust Bowl was a harrowing look at major crisis in American History.

published Thursday, March 19, 2020
Beautiful Disaster

Stage West opened Lucy Kirkwood's The Children just in time to close it; here's hoping they bring this eerily timely production back.

published Thursday, March 19, 2020
Come Together

The tour of Come From Away at Dallas Summer Musicals, which was postponed after three performances, beautifully shows how art can help the healing process.

published Thursday, March 19, 2020
Bach Off

Dallas Bach Society closed its season on a high note with works by Bach and Handel.

published Wednesday, March 18, 2020
New in the 20th Century

This weekend the Dallas Symphony performed a solid program of Rachmaninoff, Barber and John Adams.

published Sunday, March 8, 2020
Dreams Achieved

Theatre Arlington's A Raisin in the Sun, with its extraordinary scenic vision, is worth a revisit.

published Friday, March 6, 2020
Drowned Tuna

Casa Mañana does Tuna Does Vegas, the fourth comedy in the Greater Tuna franchise, but at this point the original's satire is dead.

published Friday, March 6, 2020
Elephant Elegy

At Second Thought Theatre, Lynn Nottage's Mlima’s Tale gives wrenching voice to an elephant murdered for his ivory.

published Thursday, March 5, 2020
Coming Home

Cowtown native Robert Trevino returned to conduct works by Bartók, Wagner and Rachmaninoff.

published Saturday, February 29, 2020
Piped Up

The Meyerson's Lay Family Organ was used in two works on this weekend's Dallas Symphony concerts, featuring organist Cameron Carpenter and conductor Kirill Karabits.

published Friday, February 28, 2020
The Lady Wins

Stolen Shakespeare Guild's lackluster Macbeth benefits from the performance of Sonia Justl as Lady M.

published Friday, February 28, 2020
At Ze Ballet

Les Ballets Trockadero de Monte Carlo returned to the Irving Arts Center, and were as refined and as funny as ever.

published Friday, February 28, 2020
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