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Back to school already? Don't let the sucky traffic get in the way of enjoying what's happening in Houston this weekend, which includes thespian dance, a creativity workshop ...
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Looking for a fun, free way for the whole family to experience Houston's incredible performing arts scene? The 21st Annual Theater District Open House offers a great opportunity to ...
Sounds Like Texas
Sometimes it takes an outsider to point out what's remarkable about something in one's own city before locals pay attention to it and give it the cred it ...
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They were apprehensive at first but with a child-like desire for whimsical play. And who would blame them. It was the first time in an arduous schedule of rehearsals when ...
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On the agenda this week are the opening of a hyper local art exhibition, a film festival that explores architecture's relationship to the natural order, a community market and ...
Book Smart
Every spring when Inprint, Houston’s foremost literary arts organization, begins looking for authors for the next season of the Inprint Margarett Root Brown Reading Series, executive director, Rich Levy ...
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On tap this week is a happy concert about the untroubled disco era, a two-day festival about prehistoric killing machines, a tale about the filthy rich gone to the dark ...
Art Party
Twenty hopeful artists, 20 wildly embellished Red Bull coolers and flowing Red Bull/champagne cocktails — those were key elements of the scene that greeted more than 1,200 revelers at ...
Neat Fleet
Mobile artworks on wheels are hitting Houston streets as several recycling trucks have gotten an extreme makeover as part of a partnership celebrating the city's artists and its commitment ...
What To Read Right Now
Yup, the dog days are in full force. Now that we're into full-fledged sweltering, sticky heat, it’s nice to treat yourself to some retail book therapy, something shiny ...
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On the agenda this week are a happy musical in which pre-historic beasts come to life in song and dance, a festival filled with tuneful laughs, a local celebration of ...
Art & History
The story almost seems like an episode of a beloved old, family sitcom. A son (let’s call him Khalil), invites his friends over to his house on their way ...
Video Tale
It may be that Sir John Falstaff is better known in the music world courtesy of Verdi's namesake opera than in the works of the character's creator. Shakespeare ...
Celeb Spotting
Concerts around Texas featuring Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers, along with folk-rock soloist Edie Brickell, have been marked by a surprise A-list musical guest. At stops in Austin ...
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On tap this week is a 40-year thespian celebration in the city's favorite amphitheater, a New Orleans-themed community party, a world premiere theater production, a festival that lauds the ...
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