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Friday February 01, 2013
10:00 AM

Rodeo season kicks-off with reps from Lucchese bringing more than 120 Handmade Classic styles including new finishes, new designs and exclusive hide and skin selections from their leather houses for ...

10:00 AM

Best Friends Pet Care

The Ravens-49ers game isn't the only football match-up this week. Dogs of all breeds will suit up in team colors and hit the field for the annual Best Friends ...

10:30 AM

A.D. Players Grace Theater

This performance run is the world premiere of an imaginative new musical adaptation of Hans Christian Anderson's fairy tale about a girl no bigger than her mother's thumb ...

11:00 AM

Historic Downtown Galveston

More than 3 million beads will be thrown at Mardi Gras Galveston — and that's just the beginning of the elaborate parades, headliner performances, family events, feasting and other festivities ...

1:00 PM

BBVA Compass Stadium

The International Rugby Board and USA Rugby have awarded Houston a multi–year deal to host Round 2 of the IRB Women's Sevens World Series. Twelve international women's ...

6:00 PM

Community Artists' Collective

The Community Artists' Collective opens its 2013 exhibition season with "Points of Reference" with a reception from 6 to 8 p.m. The show, featuring the works of 10 artists ...

6:00 PM

East End Studio Gallery

East End Studio Gallery and guest curator Robin Baker will showcase a wide range of art pieces all done in various ink and pen formats. Artistic works will vary in ...

6:00 PM

As DARKE gallery's winter artist in residence, Joshua Goode has transformed the space into a Contemporary Alternative Natural History Museum, where fact and fiction conflate. The premise of Origin ...

6:00 PM

Crónicas focuses on a group of young Mexican artists' creative and critical responses to their nation's violent and protracted drug war. The seven artists in the exhibition present ...

7:00 PM

Wave your red cape, dance the flamenco and join Devereux for an evening featuring entertainment and dinner with Spanish flare. Each year, Savor the Hope honors one of Houston's ...

7:00 PM

Caroline Collective [closed]

Oracles of the Auric is a multimedia exhibition that focuses on the featured artists' experiences with mysticism and metaphysical phenomena. The artists in the show all discuss the application of ...

7:00 PM

The four-course wine pairing dinner menu includes: First course Ceviche, melange of fresh seafood, pineapple, yuzu and mint Pairing: 2011 Estate Chardonnay Second course Quail Salad, stuffed with apple, cardamom ...

7:00 PM

Gallery M Squared

Artist Bud Clayton's latest body of work was chosen by curator and gallery owner Max Harrison to be shown in a solo exhibition at Gallery M Squared. His work ...

7:00 PM

Fitzgerald's

Chelsea Wolfe is a singer/songwriter originally from Sacramento, Calif. Wolfe's musical aspirations led her on a brief tour abroad and eventually to Los Angeles where she settled and ...

7:00 PM

Villa de Luxe Designer Showhouse

Villa de Luxe Opening Night Soiree at the Speakeasy unveils the transformation of this stunning 1920s-era Venetian Revival-style estate in Shadyside. Award-winning interior designers and Preservation Houston board members Jane-Page ...

7:00 PM

After socialite Tippi Hedren visits lawyer Rod Taylor in a Northern California town, the community is filled with an onslaught of seemingly, arbitrary and chaotic attacks by ordinary birds. Introduced ...

7:00 PM

The Texas-reared Eli Young Band first gained national attention with the release of its album Jet Black and Jealous in 2008 and has continued to tour the country, creating a ...

7:30 PM

The emotional impact of seeing and hearing Lady Macbeth goad her husband into bloody violence in order to amass power makes a compelling opera. A Scottish general returning from battle ...

7:30 PM

Show Boat follows the theatrical family of The Cotton Blossom as it sails the Mississippi providing musical entertainment at towns along the river. A magical score and epic story make ...

7:30 PM

The King of Motown will be performing many of his hits such as "Tears of a Clown," "I Second That Emotion," "Tracks of My Tears" and many more. Once pronounced ...

7:30 PM

Dudley Recital Hall

A child prodigy, Abbey Simon began playing the piano when he was 3 years old. He heard music on the radio, then replicated the sounds on a nearby piano. Since ...

7:30 PM

Studio 101 at Spring Street Studios

Ubu Roi is an avant-garde foray into the nature of greed and power. Ubu plots with his wife and fellow conspirators to kill the King of Poland, the broad satire ...

8:00 PM

Texas Repertory Theatre

A legendary king and an incomparable queen meet for one last Winter Court for a battle that will determine the future of an empire. As the sun sets on his ...

8:00 PM

Winter Street Studios

Come sashay down the aisle at Winter Street Studios for "Ball n' Chain: 2013." Skip the vows, bypass the in-laws and raise a glass with the wildest wedding party in ...

8:00 PM

Taking place on April 3, 1968, The Mountaintop is a gripping re-imagining of events the night before the assassination of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. After delivering ...

8:00 PM

The powerfully provocative Clybourne Park, the 2012 Tony Award winner for Best Play and 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the most talked-about show of the 2012 Broadway season and "the ...

8:00 PM

Experience Camelot's "one brief shining moment" as Lerner and Loewe envisioned. Recount the enduring legend of King Arthur, Guenevere, Lancelot,and the Knights of the Round Table in an ...

8:00 PM

When the acclaimed Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal visited Houston in 2008, audiences adored the vitality and theatricality of the dancers. By popular demand, this vibrant company is ...

8:00 PM

Main Street Theater - Chelsea Market

Girls Only  - The Secret Comedy of Women is an original comedy that celebrates the honor, truth, humor and silliness of the female spirit. With a two-woman cast and audiences full ...

8:00 PM

Wittenberg imagines Dr. Faustus and Martin Luther as professors at Wittenberg University in 1517, where they're competing for the loyalty of their star student, Hamlet. As his tutors debate ...

8:00 PM

Sometimes human beings are so trapped between the hurt from the past and the utterly overwhelming nature of how to move forward into the future that we are frozen, locked ...

8:00 PM

The Music Box Theater tips its hat to Broadway in Broadway at the Box, which opens Jan. 25 and runs through April 6. The cast will showcase memorable music from ...

8:00 PM

Actor/director/writer/producer Robert Wuhl's long stint in show business began at the University of Houston. Now, he's ready to return to his alma mater to begin ...

Saturday February 02, 2013
9:00 AM

Show up wearing a white t-shirt. As you sprint, jog, waddle or leisurely stroll along you will be bombarded with bright colors that transform a group of runners into a ...

9:00 AM

Various Locations

Celebrate Houston in a whole new way. Join Buffalo Bayou Partnership for a kayak adventure through Houston's stunning urban wilderness. All reservations must be made by the end of ...

10:00 AM

Rodeo season kicks-off with reps from Lucchese bringing more than 120 Handmade Classic styles including new finishes, new designs and exclusive hide and skin selections from their leather houses for ...

10:00 AM

Villa de Luxe Designer Showhouse

Villa de Luxe, a historic Houston estate, will be transformed into a stunning design show house from Feb. 1 through 17. The house, designed by William Ward Watkin, was built ...

10:30 AM

A.D. Players Grace Theater

This performance run is the world premiere of an imaginative new musical adaptation of Hans Christian Anderson's fairy tale about a girl no bigger than her mother's thumb ...

11:00 AM

Cottonwood Bar

Cottonwood and Liberty Station host the "Cottonwood Chili Bowl," their annual chili cook-off, this year's benefiting the Blue Line Bike Lab MS150 team. Cash Prizes will be awarded to ...

11:00 AM

Historic Downtown Galveston

More than 3 million beads will be thrown at Mardi Gras Galveston — and that's just the beginning of the elaborate parades, headliner performances, family events, feasting and other festivities ...

1:00 PM

BBVA Compass Stadium

The International Rugby Board and USA Rugby have awarded Houston a multi–year deal to host Round 2 of the IRB Women's Sevens World Series. Twelve international women's ...

1:00 PM

Main Street Theater - Chelsea Market

On a "dark and stormy night," Meg Murry and her little brother Charles Wallace set out on a voyage through space and time to rescue their father, encountering Mrs. Who ...

1:00 PM

This opportunity to see Yoshio Taniguchi's first free-standing structure in the United States will focus on the materials, influences and ambience of the building. Tour stops will include The ...

1:00 PM

To Kill a Mockingbird depicts everyday life in 1930s Alabama, as seen through the eyes of two children. When their widowed lawyer father (Gregory Peck) agrees to represent a black ...

1:30 PM

Wabash Antiques & Feed

Guests will explore a variety of composting and soil preparation methods, materials, equipment and tools, and discuss how to get a backyard composting system started, how to get veggie or ...

2:00 PM

Docent-led tours of Asia Society Texas Center's exhibitions allow visitors to experience art on a personal level, learn about art historical periods and styles, and hear stories associated with ...

2:00 PM

Experience Camelot's "one brief shining moment" as Lerner and Loewe envisioned. Recount the enduring legend of King Arthur, Guenevere, Lancelot,and the Knights of the Round Table in an ...

2:30 PM

Taking place on April 3, 1968, The Mountaintop is a gripping re-imagining of events the night before the assassination of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. After delivering ...

2:30 PM

The powerfully provocative Clybourne Park, the 2012 Tony Award winner for Best Play and 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the most talked-about show of the 2012 Broadway season and "the ...

4:00 PM

Main Street Theater - Chelsea Market

On a "dark and stormy night," Meg Murry and her little brother Charles Wallace set out on a voyage through space and time to rescue their father, encountering Mrs. Who ...

4:00 PM

A documentary about legendary songwriter and '70s icon Paul Williams, directed by Stephen Kessler, the film delves into the personalty who won Grammys and an Academy Award, wrote many hit ...

5:00 PM

Archway Gallery

Signs, Symbols and Sentinels features paintings by member artist Becky Soria that explores the physicality of animals, in particular as it relates to the bodies of a specific group of ...

6:00 PM

Aker Imaging Gallery

Remaining both a problem and fascination for the United States, the layers of a many years of history are transparently layered together in a time warp of prosperity, decay, betrayal ...

6:00 PM

In this Oscar-winning film based on Erich Maria Remarque's 1928 novel, a group of idealistic German soldiers face profound disillusionment as they witness conflict, death and mutilation in the ...

7:00 PM

Dancing in the aisles is encouraged at this all ages soul celebration. Aurora Picture Show joins forces with curator Peter Lucas to bring back the popular Soul Nite at the ...

7:00 PM

The Friends of West University Place Parks Fund hosts its 22nd annual Park Lovers' Ball to raise funds for the development and improvement of parks and green spaces in the ...

7:30 PM

Dudley Recital Hall

Inon Barnatan was born in Tel Aviv and began playing piano at the age of three. At age 11, he made his orchestral debut. He studied under noted pianist/teacher ...

7:30 PM

Rich, powerful, and handsome, Don Giovanni charms and abandons women at will until arrogance kindles the fires of his own demise. Mozart's music, alternately playful and powerful, illustrates this ...

7:30 PM

Majestic Metro Theater

Come as a flapper or come as you are, dress as a gangster or silent silver screen star for Houston Young People for the Arts' party saluting the 1920s and ...

7:30 PM

Studio 101 at Spring Street Studios

Ubu Roi is an avant-garde foray into the nature of greed and power. Ubu plots with his wife and fellow conspirators to kill the King of Poland, the broad satire ...

7:30 PM

The emotional impact of seeing and hearing Lady Macbeth goad her husband into bloody violence in order to amass power makes a compelling opera. A Scottish general returning from battle ...

8:00 PM

Taking place on April 3, 1968, The Mountaintop is a gripping re-imagining of events the night before the assassination of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. After delivering ...

8:00 PM

Walter's

The Tontons will be launching its first ever vinyl release in the upcoming 7-inch, 45-rpm record, Bones, which includes brand new tracks, "Bones 1" and "Bones 2." Limited $10 presale ...

8:00 PM

Actor/director/writer/producer Robert Wuhl's long stint in show business began at the University of Houston. Now, he's ready to return to his alma mater to begin ...

8:00 PM

Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center

"Motion Captured" is a concert of dance on film by local and national choreographers and filmmakers curated by Ashley Horn. Experience this visual feast of site specific, innovative choreography that ...

8:00 PM

The powerfully provocative Clybourne Park, the 2012 Tony Award winner for Best Play and 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the most talked-about show of the 2012 Broadway season and "the ...

8:00 PM

The Music Box Theater tips its hat to Broadway in Broadway at the Box, which opens Jan. 25 and runs through April 6. The cast will showcase memorable music from ...

8:00 PM

Wittenberg imagines Dr. Faustus and Martin Luther as professors at Wittenberg University in 1517, where they're competing for the loyalty of their star student, Hamlet. As his tutors debate ...

8:00 PM

Mahler's Symphony No. 1 is filled with some of the composer's most brilliant and contrasting musical ideas. You'll be delighted as you hear folk melodies, a chilling ...

8:00 PM

Experience Camelot's "one brief shining moment" as Lerner and Loewe envisioned. Recount the enduring legend of King Arthur, Guenevere, Lancelot,and the Knights of the Round Table in an ...

8:00 PM

Main Street Theater - Chelsea Market

Girls Only  - The Secret Comedy of Women is an original comedy that celebrates the honor, truth, humor and silliness of the female spirit. With a two-woman cast and audiences full ...

8:00 PM

Texas Repertory Theatre

A legendary king and an incomparable queen meet for one last Winter Court for a battle that will determine the future of an empire. As the sun sets on his ...

8:00 PM

When the acclaimed Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal visited Houston in 2008, audiences adored the vitality and theatricality of the dancers. By popular demand, this vibrant company is ...

8:00 PM

Sometimes human beings are so trapped between the hurt from the past and the utterly overwhelming nature of how to move forward into the future that we are frozen, locked ...

9:00 PM

Various Locations

BooTown presents Love in the Time of Lasers, a 21st-century romance with a sci-fi twist. The production employs table-top puppets, stop-motion animation and a number of puppetry techniques to tell ...

10:00 PM

In advance of the March presentations of Alban Berg's masterwork Wozzeck, the Houston Symphony will be hosting opportunities for audience and patrons to learn more about this ...

Sunday February 03, 2013
11:00 AM

Historic Downtown Galveston

More than 3 million beads will be thrown at Mardi Gras Galveston — and that's just the beginning of the elaborate parades, headliner performances, family events, feasting and other festivities ...

12:00 PM

Villa de Luxe Designer Showhouse

Villa de Luxe, a historic Houston estate, will be transformed into a stunning design show house from Feb. 1 through 17. The house, designed by William Ward Watkin, was built ...

1:00 PM

The extreme drought has everyone thinking about water conservation. Go green by harvesting rainwater to nourish your soil, reduce your water bill and water between downpours. In this hands-on, make ...

2:00 PM

The Music Box Theater tips its hat to Broadway in Broadway at the Box, which opens Jan. 25 and runs through April 6. The cast will showcase memorable music from ...

2:00 PM

Experience Camelot's "one brief shining moment" as Lerner and Loewe envisioned. Recount the enduring legend of King Arthur, Guenevere, Lancelot,and the Knights of the Round Table in an ...

2:00 PM

Show Boat follows the theatrical family of The Cotton Blossom as it sails the Mississippi providing musical entertainment at towns along the river. A magical score and epic story make ...

2:30 PM

Studio 101 at Spring Street Studios

Ubu Roi is an avant-garde foray into the nature of greed and power. Ubu plots with his wife and fellow conspirators to kill the King of Poland, the broad satire ...

2:30 PM

The powerfully provocative Clybourne Park, the 2012 Tony Award winner for Best Play and 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the most talked-about show of the 2012 Broadway season and "the ...

2:30 PM

Taking place on April 3, 1968, The Mountaintop is a gripping re-imagining of events the night before the assassination of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. After delivering ...

2:30 PM

Mahler's Symphony No. 1 is filled with some of the composer's most brilliant and contrasting musical ideas. You'll be delighted as you hear folk melodies, a chilling ...

3:00 PM

Wittenberg imagines Dr. Faustus and Martin Luther as professors at Wittenberg University in 1517, where they're competing for the loyalty of their star student, Hamlet. As his tutors debate ...

3:00 PM

Sometimes human beings are so trapped between the hurt from the past and the utterly overwhelming nature of how to move forward into the future that we are frozen, locked ...

3:00 PM

Texas Repertory Theatre

A legendary king and an incomparable queen meet for one last Winter Court for a battle that will determine the future of an empire. As the sun sets on his ...

3:00 PM

Dudley Recital Hall

For more than 30 years Larissa Dedova has appeared in solo and chamber recitals in concert halls throughout the world at such venues as Carnegie Hall, Kennedy Center and the ...

3:00 PM

The extreme drought has everyone thinking about water conservation. Go green by harvesting rainwater to nourish your soil, reduce your water bill and water between downpours. In this hands-on, make ...

3:00 PM

Main Street Theater - Chelsea Market

Girls Only  - The Secret Comedy of Women is an original comedy that celebrates the honor, truth, humor and silliness of the female spirit. With a two-woman cast and audiences full ...

4:00 PM

Sweet revenge suffuses Quentin Tarantino's astounding revisionist World War II epic. Expectedly reverential of cinema, Basterds follows a group of male vigilantes on a dangerous mission. In an audacious ...

4:30 PM

In advance of the March presentations of Alban Berg's masterwork Wozzeck, the Houston Symphony will be hosting opportunities for audience and patrons to learn more about this monumental piece ...

5:00 PM

The Rothko Chapel hosts Da Camera of Houston, who will perform Morton Feldman's masterpiece, Rothko Chapel, which was inspired by the composer's visit to the Chapel in 197l ...

6:00 PM

St. Philip Presbyterian Church

Ars Lyrica's "Heart and Soul" is a program of devotional works from the German Baroque era for voice, strings and organ. The concert features renowned British countertenor Ryland Angel ...

7:00 PM

A documentary about legendary songwriter and '70s icon Paul Williams, directed by Stephen Kessler, the film delves into the personalty who won Grammys and an Academy Award, wrote many hit ...

7:00 PM

Fitzgerald's

Legendary art and music collective The Residents will make a rare Houston appearance at Fitzgerald's to celebrate the group's 40th anniversary. Since their formation in late '60s in ...

7:30 PM

The powerfully provocative Clybourne Park, the 2012 Tony Award winner for Best Play and 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the most talked-about show of the 2012 Broadway season and "the ...

7:30 PM

Taking place on April 3, 1968, The Mountaintop is a gripping re-imagining of events the night before the assassination of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. After delivering ...

7:30 PM

Experience Camelot's "one brief shining moment" as Lerner and Loewe envisioned. Recount the enduring legend of King Arthur, Guenevere, Lancelot,and the Knights of the Round Table in an ...

Monday February 04, 2013
9:00 AM

Encourage your little one's curiosity with nature and the outdoors. Children 18 months to 3 years with their adult companions can join naturalist Naletta Galbraith for a nature story ...

6:30 PM

Recipe for Success Foundation

Enjoy an exclusive opportunity with chef Ryan Pera of Revival Market as he prepares an authentic Italian preview of the dishes to expect at the anticipated Coltivare Houston restaurant, set ...

7:00 PM

"Heavy and Light" is a unique evening of songs, conversation and hope that includes intimate acoustic performances by the likes of Jon Foreman and Fiction Family, Christina Perri, Now, Now ...

7:00 PM

A documentary about legendary songwriter and '70s icon Paul Williams, directed by Stephen Kessler, the film delves into the personalty who won Grammys and an Academy Award, wrote many hit ...

7:30 PM

Bayou City Concert Musicals' cabaret evening will feature Jerome Kerns' music from the time he moved to Hollywood in 1935 to his death in 1945. One of the most popular ...

Tuesday February 05, 2013
6:30 PM

Sponsored by Jane Moser Presents, National Book Award finalist Ben Fountain will read from his book Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk. The reading and book signing will be followed ...

7:00 PM

Considered one of the most beautiful color films ever made, Jacques Demy's The Umbrellas of Cherbourg — a masterpiece of music and romance and winner of the 1964 Cannes Film ...

7:30 PM

The powerfully provocative Clybourne Park, the 2012 Tony Award winner for Best Play and 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the most talked-about show of the 2012 Broadway season and "the ...

7:30 PM

Catch Me If You Can captures the true story of Frank Abagnale Jr., a con artist who passed himself off as a doctor, a lawyer and a jet pilot — all ...

7:30 PM

Rich, powerful, and handsome, Don Giovanni charms and abandons women at will until arrogance kindles the fires of his own demise. Mozart's music, alternately playful and powerful, illustrates this ...

8:00 PM

Shepherd School of Music

Faculty, special guests and talented students gather to offer a concert that focuses on chamber music of Germanic provenance. The performance includes Max Reger's Clarinet Quintet, performed by the ...

Wednesday February 06, 2013
11:30 AM

Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center

Delve into the rich world of 20th century music. After an overview of highlights from this era and learning how to listen, you will then explore Alban Berg's intense ...

12:00 PM

Da Camera of Houston's free lunchtime performance series, "A Little Day Music," continues with a performance by the Da Camera Young Artists. The series features live music and drawings ...

12:00 PM

This meditation will consider happiness from the perspectives of depth psychology, Buddhism and neuroscience. Executive director of The Jung Center of Houston, Jerry M. Ruhl, is a clinical psychologist in ...

5:00 PM

Led by instructor Henderson Smith, the classes will be held on the Chapel grounds near the reflecting pool and Barnett Newman's sculpture Broken Obelisk. The classes will be suitable ...

5:30 PM

The Tasting Room Wine Café - Kingwood

Guests will enjoy wine tastings of five wines paired  with popular hors d'oeuvres by The Tasting Room. There will also be free golf giveaways, wine specials and more. Guests ...

6:00 PM

Philippe Restaurant + Lounge

Phil's Wine Lounge downstairs at Philippe Restaurant + Lounge offers a Guest Sommelier Series. Hosted by Vanessa Trevino Boyd, resident Sommelier at Philippe, this series will feature intimate, informal roundtable ...

6:00 PM

ReelAbilities is the largest film festival in the nation committed to promoting appreciation and awareness of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with various disabilities. The festival will ...

6:30 PM

Chris Nemoto honed his skills after extensive training with a master sushi chef. He'll share insight into his techniques and genius at working creatively with ingredients in this very ...

6:30 PM

Proof Bar

Winter Cocktail marks the first, big event of the Texas Gulf Coast Chapter of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's 2013 Man & Woman of the Year campaign. The candidates already secured ...

7:00 PM

Path of Tea

For the Intro to Organic Tea Tasting Event, Chris McKann, husband of the late Thia McKann, prepares five teas: White, green, oolong, black and rooibos teas. As each tea is ...

7:00 PM

The lecture series "New Commons: Between Aesthetics and Engagement" brings together architects and scholars who redefine the capacity of architectural aesthetics in engaging with the world. Recent examples of architectural ...

7:00 PM

Myth & Symbol

Come try your hand at relief printing with other Houston creatives. This will be a fun opportunity to make your own stamps for customized stationery. Everyone will be provided with ...

7:00 PM

Writing & C/Siting Houston is a collaborative project bringing together Houston writers, folklorists, historians and the like to share the special places that make the Bayou City unique. These pieces ...

7:00 PM

Tony Feher is known for creating strikingly beautiful sculptures out of seemingly mundane objects. For this experiment, DiverseWorks invited the artist to consider how his sculptural work might inform, relate ...

7:30 PM

Show Boat follows the theatrical family of The Cotton Blossom as it sails the Mississippi providing musical entertainment at towns along the river. A magical score and epic story make ...

7:30 PM

Wittenberg imagines Dr. Faustus and Martin Luther as professors at Wittenberg University in 1517, where they're competing for the loyalty of their star student, Hamlet. As his tutors debate ...

7:30 PM

The powerfully provocative Clybourne Park, the 2012 Tony Award winner for Best Play and 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the most talked-about show of the 2012 Broadway season and "the ...

7:30 PM

When linguist George re-discovers a language thought to be lost, he attempts to record the aging couple who speak it, only to learn that they plan to spend the rest ...

7:30 PM

Catch Me If You Can captures the true story of Frank Abagnale Jr., a con artist who passed himself off as a doctor, a lawyer and a jet pilot — all ...

Thursday February 07, 2013
8:30 AM

Houston Methodist Hospital

The event will highlight the charitable contributions that Methodist has made to the city of Houston and the importance of the system's community partnerships in ensuring that Houston's ...

9:00 AM

Each year, the Gulen Institute hosts the Dialogue of Civilizations Platform, an academic workshop that brings together scholars from various disciplines, community leaders and government officials to discuss the problems ...

11:30 AM

The luncheon will feature guest speaker Ron Hall, author of the New York Times Best-seller book, Same Kind of Different as Me, a true story of the unlikely friendship that ...

11:30 AM

River Oaks Country Club

The luncheon will feature student performances as well as remarks by HSPVA's 2013 Distinguished Alumnus, Matt Mullenweg, founder of WordPress and Automattic. Mullenweg has been recognized for his leadership ...

12:15 PM

How much space does one really need? What constitutes the needs for contemporary space now? Artist Jasleen Sarai, who has a background in architecture, will discuss issues of space, equality ...

5:00 PM

Raise a glass to the arts at Fresh Arts' Cultured Cocktails. This weekly happy hour allows guests to get up close and personal with members of the arts and creative ...

5:00 PM

Various Locations

ReelAbilities is the largest film festival in the nation committed to promoting appreciation and awareness of the lives, stories and artistic expressions of people with various disabilities. The festival will ...

5:30 PM

Houston Arts Alliance Gallery

Native Houstonian and artist Howard Sherman assembles an exhibition of paintings by some of the city's cutting edge visual arts talent. In addition to works by Geoff Hippenstiel, Marcelyn ...

5:30 PM

Connect at Houston's hottest new venue for Asian art and programming. Expand your social circle at the new Leo Bar, held the first Thursday of every month. Guests are ...

5:30 PM

James Craig Furnishings

Want to know simple ways to improve your style at home? Maybe even design secrets to attract the opposite sex? Or consider simple ways to add spice to your space ...

6:00 PM

Now in its 25 year, "Concert of Arias" is the final round of the annual Eleanor McCollum Competition for Young Singers. Each finalist will perform two arias and compete for ...

6:00 PM

What girl doesn't love bling? Grab your best girlfriends and come dressed in denim and diamonds for this year's Girls Just Wanna Have Fun event. Join for a ...

6:00 PM

Royal Oak Bar

Join Friends of DePelchin, the young professionals' group that supports DePelchin Children's Center, for a happy hour at Royal Oak. Show your love for the kids served by DePelchin ...

6:30 PM

Junior League of Houston

The 2013 Junior League of Houston Charity Ball "The Bayou Ball" will feature an action-packed evening of entertainment with cocktails, musical show, dinner and dancing. The event is the primary ...

6:30 PM

This Slide Jam presents another side of Houston's diverse and talented arts community: The curator. Along with a rapidly expanding art world, the role of the curator has grown ...

6:30 PM

In modern-day Paris, journalist Julia Jarmond finds her life becoming entwined with a young girl, Sarah, whose family was torn apart during the notorious Vel'd'Hive Roundup in 1942 ...

6:30 PM

When the Spanish Old Masters were "discovered" in the 19th century — their splendid works previously unknown outside of Spain, hidden from view in royal and noble collections and far-flung churches ...

7:00 PM

This indoor Valentine Shack Pop-Up Shop is hosted by Height of Vintage, Vida Antigua and MissVHaven. Guests will enjoy a pop up photo-booth provided by J.J.17 Photography, a ...

7:30 PM

Texas Repertory Theatre

A legendary king and an incomparable queen meet for one last Winter Court for a battle that will determine the future of an empire. As the sun sets on his ...

7:30 PM

Sometimes human beings are so trapped between the hurt from the past and the utterly overwhelming nature of how to move forward into the future that we are frozen, locked ...

7:30 PM

The emotional impact of seeing and hearing Lady Macbeth goad her husband into bloody violence in order to amass power makes a compelling opera. A Scottish general returning from battle ...

7:30 PM

Catch Me If You Can captures the true story of Frank Abagnale Jr., a con artist who passed himself off as a doctor, a lawyer and a jet pilot — all ...

7:30 PM

Wittenberg imagines Dr. Faustus and Martin Luther as professors at Wittenberg University in 1517, where they're competing for the loyalty of their star student, Hamlet. As his tutors debate ...

7:30 PM

When linguist George re-discovers a language thought to be lost, he attempts to record the aging couple who speak it, only to learn that they plan to spend the rest ...

7:30 PM

The powerfully provocative Clybourne Park, the 2012 Tony Award winner for Best Play and 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner, is the most talked-about show of the 2012 Broadway season and "the ...

7:45 PM

Christ the King Lutheran Church

The program includes Haydn's String Quartet in G Major, Op. 77, No. 1 and Elgar's Piano Quintet in A Minor, Op. 84. Come early at 7:15 p ...

8:00 PM

Undeniably the reigning virtuoso of the violin, Itzhak Perlman returns to Houston for a recital concert alongside pianist Rohan DeSilva. Perlman enjoys superstar status rarely afforded by a classical musician ...

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