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Even as Houston grows ever more populous and gains national standing as a city of the future, we often see ourselves as a relatively new city. Yet, there’s great ...
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Noel Bowers is a salacious Easter bunny who puts Miley Cyrus' twerking action to shame. Kyle Sturdivant plays a flamboyant giant Thanksgiving turkey with an anal fixation. And Greg Dean ...
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Houston playwright Abby Koenig went through what many women experience when trying to start a family: Getting pregnant wasn't easy. And such trials and tribulations roused crazy thoughts. How ...
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On this week's itinerary are a big art exhibition, a musical marathon (no running required), a winged bike ride, a fiery art auction-cum-raucous dance fete and a dramatic film ...
Hometown Glory
The program to fill Dallas Love Field Airport with all manner of public art has earned national recognition: Houston artist Dixie Friend Gay's North Texas Sunrise has been named ...
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On the itinerary this week are a sultry burlesque show Vegas-style, a play that has been the talk of the theater town, a festival that celebrates people being themselves, an ...
To Paris And Beyond
Malcolm Daniel, the new curator in charge of the Department of Photography at the Museum of Fine Arts, appears so enamored with Houston that he’s already planning our future ...
Houston Art Coup
Move over Downton Abbey. Houghton Hall reigns as one of England's greatest country estates as shown through more than 100 objects from the former home of that country’s ...
Theater Fight Breaks Out
What should have been a musical about a competition that fuels hopes and dreams has morphed into a pissing contest in which everyone loses. TUTS Underground received a legal order ...
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Oh, Houston summer. How we love to hate you. I say let's embrace our sultry alter ego and shout its arrival from the roof tops with this week's ...
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I'm always in the mood for Chinese. Who isn't? My friends howled at my expense. I was humiliated. But looking back at my misguided assertion, I can't ...
5 Best Summer Museums
Summer travel season is in full swing, but there's no need to hit the road for a long trip. Houston offers a world of fun — and educational — activities at ...
Sound Advice
Words of wisdom or tough love? "I, Leon Spierer, will be the first one who will take you out of this orchestra if things don't work," one caring father ...
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On tap this week is a huge book sale, a tour of lovely floral oases, a young professional's party that safeguards Houston's main urban waterway, a fiery dance ...
Concert Celebration
The Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra of Germany has chosen Houston to kick off its U.S. tour to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. Former Secretary ...
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