It's time to recap the most popular stories on CultureMap from this past week:
1. Super venue: Cool new temporary nightclub pops up for Bruno Mars, other top performers. Club Nomadic will take over Sawyer Yards for three days before Super Bowl LI.
2. Barbra does Houston: Streisand talks BBQ, gets a little political, and sings her heart out in first Texas concert. After her concert, the legendary diva dined on a spread from Killen's Barbecue.
3. Veteran chef's French-inspired neighborhood restaurant to close after 15 years. Diners have until Christmas Eve to make a final visit to Mockingbird Bistro.
4. Two Houston private schools rank among the nation's best in new survey. St John's and Kinkaid remain the city's two best private schools, according to Niche.
5a. (tie) Sugar Land nightclub transforms into historic speakeasy with crowdsourcing appeal. The Sugar Refinery Grub & Grogs will pay tribute to Sugar Land's history.
5b. Sneak peek at new Houston restaurant from Ronnie Killen that aims for national acclaim. Killen's STQ opens to the public Monday night.