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Thursday February 07, 2013
8:30 AM

The 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

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 ...

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 ...

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

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 ...

6:00 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 ...

6:30 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 ...

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 ...

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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 ...

7:45 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 ...

Friday February 08, 2013
10:00 AM

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 ...

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 ...

11:00 AM

The event celebrates 67 years of volunteerism in the Houston community with a luncheon. "Conversations from the Heart" will feature award-winning actress Debbie Reynolds in conversation with Dominique Sachse about ...

2:00 PM

Explore a wide range of the newest home and garden products, from windows and doors to ceilings and floors, including home décor, remodelers, builders, outdoor living products, free demonstrations ...

4:00 PM

Beach Central

Texas legends Jerry Jeff Walker and Joe Ely will perform as well as rising stars Jesse Dayton, Paula Nelson and Galveston locals Sam Navarro and the Lone Star Devils.

5:00 PM

Berry Center

Gabrielle "Gabby" Douglas, Aly Raisman and Jordyn Wieber, 2012 Olympic champion gymnasts, are determined to teach kids and their parents how to maintain a healthy lifestyle by establishing positive habits ...

6:00 PM

East End Studio Gallery

Juror Alyssa Monks combed through hundreds of entries to select the top 40 artists chosen to exhibit their work. Her criteria was to find elements she thought were most important ...

6:00 PM

This Mardi Gras kickoff party features live entertainment, street performers, Art Cars and more. General admission inside the House of Blues is $15 and includes access to live act in ...

6:00 PM

The Lunar & Planetary Institute (LPI)

On Friday, SpaceUp Houston hosts the fourth annual Commercial Spaceflight Panel during which guests can hear directly from aerospace industry representatives on commercial spaceflight ventures. The companies confirmed to present ...

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

Vintner's own Winery

The Valentine's Day event will feature a romantic small bites menu developed by Robert Martinez of MaxGray Production. Vintners Own has paired this menu with a selection of varietals ...

6:30 PM

You and your partner will work together to make a menu of Mexican comfort food. You'll learn to make: Horchata, Gorditas de Queso served with Tomatillo-Arbol Sauce, Mexican Cabbage ...

7:00 PM

River Oaks Country Club

Camp For All, a nonprofit that serves children and adults with special needs, celebrates a 20-year milestone with this gala, CampFest 2013.  Camp For All was founded in 1993 and ...

7:00 PM

A reckless playboy (Rock Hudson) is responsible for a revered doctor's death and falls in love with the widow (Jane Wyman). When his careless ways cause further tragedy, he ...

7:00 PM

Puffabellys Restaurant

This original play, written by Texans Joe Cole and Jennifer Adams, begins as the Civil War is nearing its end. Many young, lonely widows have been left to fend for ...

7:00 PM

The search for peace takes on many forms. A few brave souls protest individually at great risk to themselves for the end of war, oppression, hate and injustice. When voices ...

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

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

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

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

G. Love & Special Sauce definitely put the "alternative" into alternative hip-hop. They put out a general party vibe with their fusion of hip-hop, funk and reggae. They'll be joined ...

8:00 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 ...

8:00 PM

Country Playhouse

Two brothers, Austin and Lee, are polar opposites in life: One is a would-be screenwriter and the other is a sociopathic drifter. As events unfold, their identities emerge as two ...

8:00 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 ...

8:00 PM

The Arts Centre

Pandora Theatre presents the Texas premiere of Love, Loss and What I Wore by Nora Ephron and Delia Ephron, an intimate collection of vignettes and monologues based on the best-selling ...

8:00 PM

Recent Grammy Award winning bassist Christian McBride returns to Da Camera’s series with his Inside Straight quintet. Bassist, composer, arranger, educator, curator and administrator, McBride has been one of ...

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

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

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 ...

10:00 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 ...

11:59 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 ...

Saturday February 09, 2013
8:00 AM
Add To My Calendar

Add Bayou City Outdoors' Farmers ... to your calendar.

Hop on a bike and take a ride through side streets, trails and residential areas in the heart of Houston. This is a social ride, and all levels of riders ...

8:30 AM

Ben Taub General Hospital Ginni and Richard Mithoff Trauma Center

The Harris County Hospital District Foundation's 11th Annual Texas Med 5k Fun Run will wind through the Texas Medical Center. The event attracts 2,000 or so participants, sponsors ...

10:00 AM

Explore a wide range of the newest home and garden products, from windows and doors to ceilings and floors, including home décor, remodelers, builders, outdoor living products, free demonstrations ...

10:00 AM

Pinto Ranch is the only place you will find Rocketbuster Handmade Custom Boots. Nevena Christi, owner and designer, will be in-store from El Paso with her collection of handmade boots ...

10:00 AM

The Lunar & Planetary Institute (LPI)

On Friday, SpaceUp Houston hosts the fourth annual Commercial Spaceflight Panel during which guests can hear directly from aerospace industry representatives on commercial spaceflight ventures. The companies confirmed to present ...

10:00 AM

At the Houston Wedding Showcase, guests can explore many options, make informed decisions and have fun while doing so. See amazing runway fashion shows, discover new ideas and latest trends ...

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 ...

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

Get a jump on your Oscar pool with an opportunity to see this year's nominated Documentary short films in advance of the Feb. 24 Academy Awards. The nominees are ...

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

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 ...

1:00 PM

Meet jewelry designer Elizabeth Irvine at a special Valentine's Day trunk show featuring the Rose Quartz Serenity Bead Necklace, a sentimental gift to express love for someone special. Irvine ...

2:00 PM

In honor of St. Valentine, participants in this hands-on multimedia workshop will marry text and film, writing and animating poems about love and life — or maybe shoehorns and refrigerators. With ...

2:00 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 ...

2:00 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 ...

2:00 PM

Casa de Esperanza's Young Professionals' Third Annual Chili Cook-off will be held at Blanco's. Guests will enjoy food, drinks, raffle prizes, live music and a photo booth. Judging ...

2:00 PM

RA Sushi

RA Sushi returns with its popular Sushi 102 classes. Join the seasoned chefs behind RA Sushi for an informative culinary experience where guests will learn about fish preparation, decorative techniques ...

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

The Magnolia Stroll

Join the Texas Renaissance Festival in its host city of Magnolia for a Mardi Gras celebration that the entire family can enjoy. Break out your masks and beads, dress in ...

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 ...

5:00 PM

The Church of St. John the Divine

In its annual "Conductorless" concert, ROCO will perform the well-loved second Brandenburg Concerto, Sibelius' Belshazzar's Feast Suite, Handel's Alexander's Feast Overture and Haydn's Clock Symphony. Joseph ...

5:00 PM

Celebrate Valentine's Day with gourmet food and wine on the trails of the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center. Join for the fourth annual "Tapas on the Trails," one of the ...

5:00 PM

Myth & Symbol

Houston-born and now Brooklyn-native Yvette Cortez (formerly of the Dirty Third Jewelry) will be at Myth & Symbol to debut her new line, Sal Miel. Sal Miel is a collection of ...

6:00 PM

The Tremont House

Two-stepping and line dancing. That's what Mardi Gras "Waltz Across Texas" in Galveston is all about. Entertainment for the evening includes Texas' premier western swing band, Asleep at the ...

6:00 PM

Award winning filmmaker Cressandra Thibodeaux's new photography series, Reflections on Buffalo Bayou, is a collection of photographic images, mostly of man-made items reflected within the bayou — a combination of ...

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 ...

7:00 PM

For 2013, the American Heart Association will celebrate a special anniversary of 30 years since the first Heart Ball. The event will consist of cocktails, dinner, dancing with music provided ...

7:00 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 ...

7:00 PM

MECA

This intimate of evening solos, duets and small ensemble works will be performed by the Dallas Black Dance Theatre. The program includes a performance of the ostrich, a rarely seen ...

7:00 PM

Puffabellys Restaurant

This original play, written by Texans Joe Cole and Jennifer Adams, begins as the Civil War is nearing its end. Many young, lonely widows have been left to fend for ...

7:00 PM

River Oaks Country Club

The Friends of Fondren Annual Gala raises funds for library resources that benefit students, faculty and the community.

7:00 PM

Writer-director-actor Spike Lee's third feature, a frequently hilarious but hard-hitting drama, charts mounting racial tensions on the hottest day of the year in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of central Brooklyn ...

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 ...

8:00 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 ...

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 atmospheric English indie pop band performs live in support of its new album, Coexist. Austra opens.  Doors open at 8 p.m. Show starts at 9 p.m. 

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

Country Playhouse

Two brothers, Austin and Lee, are polar opposites in life: One is a would-be screenwriter and the other is a sociopathic drifter. As events unfold, their identities emerge as two ...

8:00 PM

The G Lounge

This celebration and demonstration of Carnaval dance, costumes, music, drink and food occurs on the same day as Brazil's own Carnaval in Rio de Janeiro and Bahia. At the ...

8:00 PM

The Arts Centre

Pandora Theatre presents the Texas premiere of Love, Loss and What I Wore by Nora Ephron and Delia Ephron, an intimate collection of vignettes and monologues based on the best-selling ...

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

One of America's foremost comediennes, the hilarious Lily Tomlin continues to venture across an ever-widening range of media, starring in television, theater, film, animation and more. Tomlin returns to ...

8:00 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 ...

8:00 PM

Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center

NEXT: An Evening of Choreography of Israel and Spain by Company E is an Israeli-influenced program with four of the main five works connecting to Israel either directly or indirectly ...

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

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 ...

9:00 PM

"Mardi Grass @ Numbers starring Christeene" is a one-night art show during which Houston photographer OTIS IKE will reenact a New Orleans' Mardi Gras with a giant spectacle of radical musicians ...

10:00 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 ...

11:59 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 ...

Sunday February 10, 2013
8:00 AM

The Rhythm and Blues Half Marathon and 5K is an electrifying run where participants race to the rhythms and beats of live bands along a spectator filled course in downtown ...

8:30 AM

Cleveland Park

Want to go hiking without having to travel outside of the city? Come discover all the trails and hideaways along the Buffalo Bayou. Get lost exploring the winding flat trails ...

11:00 AM

Explore a wide range of the newest home and garden products, from windows and doors to ceilings and floors, including home décor, remodelers, builders, outdoor living products, free demonstrations ...

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

At Houston Zoo's Beastly Brunch-Mardi Gras Style guests will enjoy brunch, cocktails, animal interactions and music by DJ Little Martin in the Masihara Pavilion, including a special cheetah presentation ...

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 ...

12:00 PM

The Challenge of Rudolf Steiner describes Steiner's childhood as the son of a humble railway official, growing up in the Austrian countryside followed by his student years in Vienna ...

1:00 PM

Get a jump on your Oscar pool with an opportunity to see this year's nominated Documentary short films in advance of the Feb. 24 Academy Awards. The nominees are ...

1:00 PM

Join instructor Joe Blanton to learn how to compost your own nutrient-rich kitchen waste and yard debris in this intensive, hands-on workshop. Each participant will build their own 55-gallon composting ...

2:00 PM

On Feb. 19, 1942, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066 authorizing the internment of American citizens of Japanese ancestry and resident aliens from Japan. Entire communities were unjustly ...

2:00 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 ...

2:00 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 ...

2:00 PM

The 'Beats are getting warmed up at this fun event at Brazos with poetry readings by Gerald Cedillo, Tracy Lyall, David Sha, Ken Jones, Dean Liscum and BGK. Fifteen percent ...

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

Christ Church Cathedral

As large as it is, Houston shares a feature with dozens of small towns across Texas: A courthouse square. Preservation Houston's 90-minute guided walking tour of the Courthouse District ...

2:00 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 ...

2:00 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 ...

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 ...

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

Join instructor Joe Blanton to learn how to compost your own nutrient-rich kitchen waste and yard debris in this intensive, hands-on workshop. Each participant will build their own 55-gallon composting ...

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

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

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 ...

4:00 PM

From a snowy small town in Northern Michigan to the mountains of Afghanistan and back, Where Soldiers Come From follows the four-year journey of childhood friends, forever changed by a ...

5:00 PM

The seminal American musical was the first to explore serious themes (most notably racism) and to truly integrate song with story and character. A third generation riverboat family has the ...

6:00 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 ...

7:00 PM

Berry Center

Kickstart a new orchestra and ring in the Chinese New Year with an ever-popular classic like Beethoven's Symphony No. 5. Add to that Sprout, a pensive string piece from ...

7:00 PM

Chapelwood United Methodist Church

In its annual "Conductorless" concert, ROCO will perform the well-loved second Brandenburg Concerto, Sibelius' Belshazzar's Feast Suite, Handel's Alexander's Feast Overture and Haydn's Clock Symphony. Joseph ...

7:30 PM

Main Street Theater - Chelsea Market

"Broken Hearts & Madmen" joins two of Canada's leading musical forces: The Gryphon Trio and vocalist Patricia O'Callaghan. Approaching their 20th season together with 16 recordings and two coveted ...

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

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 ...

Monday February 11, 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 ...

6:00 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 ...

6:30 PM

To better acquaint Houston audiences with the Houston Symphony's March 1-2 performances of Alban Berg's masterwork opera, Wozzeck, at Jones Hall, the MFAH presents Joachim Hess's 1972 ...

7:00 PM

The Marion Barthelme Lecture Series was established in memory of the late Marion Knox Barthelme Fort, vice president of the Board of Trustees of The Menil Collection. The first lecturer ...

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 12, 2013
11:00 AM

The Houston Design Center

William Strafford, head of European furniture and private collections, Christie's New York, will explore the romance of antiques and their history, illustrating some of the pieces he has fallen ...

5:45 PM

Host Alex Brennan-Martin invites guests to enjoy a NOLA-style Mardi Gras celebration complete with a faux float, live jazz band, bead tossers and a three-course menu featuring executive chef Danny ...

6:00 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 ...

6:00 PM

Tootsies is hosting "Love's In Fashion," benefiting Dec My Room. Playing off the Valentine's Day theme, the fashion show will feature philanthropic couples donning the latest and hottest ...

7:00 PM

REI

Back by popular demand, with even more yummy locally grown treats to try, REI and Bayou City Outdoors host the third Green Scene 101 & Houston Foodie Extravaganza, an event that ...

7:00 PM

Crain Garden Lobby at Methodist Hospital

Under the direction of Cassandra White, the choir sings music in the African-American Gospel tradition, spirituals and contemporary music of all types. Methodist employees, Annette Beall, manager patient access and ...

7:00 PM

Guests will enjoy beats courtesy of DJ Sun and party favors that nod to the festivities of Carnaval. Admission is $25 per person, which includes a $20 dining certificate and ...

7:30 PM

Hardy & Nance Street Studios

They, Who Sound presents two duos: Nicole Bindler (Philadelphia) with David Dove and Leslie Scates with Damon Smith.

7:30 PM

Palmer Memorial Episcopal Church

Texas-based Armonia Celeste is an up-and-coming group specializing in rarely heard music from the Italian Renaissance and early Baroque eras. The ensemble comprises three distinct female voices accompanied by period ...

7:30 PM

Shepherd School of Music

One of the world's preeminent piano trios, Canada's Gryphon Trio redefines chamber music for the 21st century. Images in Sound illustrates the Gryphon's eclectic approach of a ...

7:30 PM

Following her mesmerizing performance last season of Bach's three Partitas, Jennifer Koh returns by popular demand to complete the cycle of Bach's magnificent works for solo violin with ...

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 ...

Wednesday February 13, 2013
11:30 AM

Space Center Houston

In collaboration with Space Center Houston, Musiqa presents Deep Sky Objects, a chamber work that will transport you to distant galaxies. Deep Sky Objects, an intergalactic romance set to music ...

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 ...

1:00 PM

Following up on the success of the summer lecture series "New York, New York," Bayou Bend presents a series of talks on women's history in the United States. Topics ...

4:00 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 ...

5:00 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 ...

5:45 PM

Space Center Houston

In collaboration with Space Center Houston, Musiqa presents Deep Sky Objects, a chamber work that will transport you to distant galaxies. Deep Sky Objects, an intergalactic romance set to music ...

6:00 PM

Memorial Hermann's Heroes in Health partners with The Young Friends of CanCare to kickoff the rodeo season. Get all dudded and studded in your cowboy or cowgirl finery and ...

6:30 PM

The career of fashion photographer Courtney Bent, who will be present at this screening, takes an unexpected turn when she discovers a hidden world of beauty at a center for ...

6:30 PM

Houston Museum of African American Culture

Houston Arts Alliance's Folklife + Traditional Arts Program continues Remembered, Regained: Immigrant Arts of Houston, a program that showcases the rich artistic and cultural traditions that reside in the city ...

6:30 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 ...

6:30 PM

Cacao & Cardamom was opened in 2012 and since then has been wowing foodies with exotic flavor combinations, all created by executive chef and owner Annie Rupani. She will share her ...

6:30 PM

Why Cupid Came to Earl's Court is a short, one-act romantic comedy perfect for a pre-Valentine's Day outing. The play takes place over the course of one evening ...

7:00 PM

Presented in conjunction with the FotoFest exhibition Crónicas - Seven Mexican Artists Confront the Drug War, Tony Payan, Baker Institute Scholar for Immigration and Border Studies at Rice University, and ...

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

Meet Stanton Presley: a CEO and giant pain in the you-know-where who mysteriously relocates his headquarters to an abandoned Texaco station in Blessing, Texas. He hires local librarian Alice as ...

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

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

Just 19 years old, British pianist Benjamin Grosvenor is internationally recognized for his electrifying performances and penetrating interpretations. An exquisite technique and ingenious flair for tonal color are the hallmarks ...

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