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Art in Public Places' TEMPO Program

The city of Austin gets into temporary sculpture in a big way, debuting 10 new works around town this fall

Robert Faires, Feature, Oct. 1, 2015

Austin's Noir at the Bar Presents Stuart Neville

Irish author of Those We Left Behind trades shots with fellow crime writers Mike McCrary, Jesse Sublett, and Gabino Iglesias

Robert Faires, Feature, Oct. 1, 2015

Jesse Sublett's 1960s Austin Gangsters

The noir novelist digs into the capital city's criminal past and unearths characters who are lively, colorful, and interesting

Reviewed by Tim Stegall, Feature, Oct. 1, 2015

Mr. Burns, a post-electric play

Anne Washburn's inventive play shows how, after the apocalypse, we still cling to Springfield

Reviewed by Shanon Weaver, Review, Oct. 1, 2015

Freud's Last Session

This philosophical debate between Sigmund Freud and C.S. Lewis is richest when it shows their humanity

Reviewed by Robert Faires, Review, Oct. 1, 2015

"De La Tierra"

The group exhibition, curated by Michael Anthony García, refreshes the migrant Latino narrative

Reviewed by Caitlin Greenwood, Review, Oct. 1, 2015

New Tweet Dreams Show Debuts at ColdTowne

Improv comedy show taps into the subconscious via social media

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Sep. 30, 2015 1:30 PM

Austin's One Ounce Opera vs. Nickelback

Almost literally. And that's just part of this event.

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Sep. 29, 2015 11:00 AM

Mr. Burns at St. Ed's? Exxx-cellent!

Homer's boss visits the hilltop in Anne Washburn's hit drama

Robert Faires, Daily, Sep. 24, 2015 3:10 PM

Gricelda Silva, Equal Parts Pragmatism and Whimsy

For five years, the actress has been among the busiest and best on Austin's stages

Caitlin Greenwood, Feature, Sep. 24, 2015

Freud's Last Session Opens in Austin

Actor David Jarrott turns producer to get a drama about Freud and C.S. Lewis onstage in Austin

Robert Faires, Feature, Sep. 24, 2015

Austin Playhouse's The Real Thing

Tom Stoppard's play receives a remarkable revival with a seasoned cast

Reviewed by Shanon Weaver, Review, Sep. 24, 2015

Blue Lapis Light's Edge of Grace

Blue Lapis Light leaves its epic aerial work for an intimate and uniquely compelling dance on scaffolding

Reviewed by Robert Faires, Review, Sep. 24, 2015

"I'll Be It" at Pump Project

The exhibit of four Austin artists' work at Pump Project exposes the fun of objecthood

Reviewed by Caitlin Greenwood, Review, Sep. 24, 2015

Tomine & Beaton & Drawn & Quarterly: Yes, This

These two collections will rock your heart, brain, and funny bone

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Sep. 19, 2015 1:40 PM

Run Away With the Jigglewatts' Circus

First Austin show in two months highlights a darker side

Richard Whittaker, Daily, Sep. 18, 2015 5:42 PM

Review: line upon line presents soft

line upon line percussion dials it down for season opener

Robert Faires, Daily, Sep. 18, 2015 12:35 PM

Moving Toward the Edge of Grace

The new and the familiar at Blue Lapis Light's new home

Jonelle Seitz, Feature, Sep. 17, 2015

Omi Osun Joni L. Jones' Theatrical Jazz

The accomplished stage artist, scholar, and UT professor pens the first study of artists translating jazz aesthetics into theatre

Robert Faires, Feature, Sep. 17, 2015

Missionary Position: Session 2

The intrepid women explorers of Glass Half Full Theatre make a welcome return, bringing bountiful laughs

Reviewed by Robert Faires, Review, Sep. 17, 2015

The Warriors: A Love Story

Arcos Dance's tale of romance during World War II resonated with skill, ingenuity, and emotion

Reviewed by Jonelle Seitz, Review, Sep. 17, 2015

"Erin Curtis: Narrow Escape From History"

The brightly colored patterns in this show's paintings pull one into Big Medium for some pleasurable viewing

Reviewed by Seth Orion Schwaiger, Review, Sep. 17, 2015

Yeah, This Friday Night Is Pretty Much Lousy With Art

And here’s a what-to-see tip from your mixer-happy media mavens:

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Sep. 16, 2015 4:00 PM

Lit-urday: The Day the Crayons Came Home

Childrens’ author Drew Daywalt colors up BookPeople Sunday

Jessi Cape, Daily, Sep. 11, 2015 10:38 PM

National Poster Retrospecticus Invades Mondo

A print show so big, they had to do it twice

Richard Whittaker, Daily, Sep. 11, 2015 12:30 PM

Open House at the Austin Book Arts Center

The city’s epicenter of old-school book tech invites you to visit!

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Sep. 10, 2015 4:15 PM

Upgrade Coming for the Contemporary Austin

$3 million renovation coming for the museum's downtown home

Robert Faires, Daily, Sep. 10, 2015 9:30 AM

Veronica's Room

Hang on for the second act of this Oh Dragon Theatre thriller – then hang on!

Reviewed by Shanon Weaver, Review, Sep. 10, 2015

"Frank Reaugh: Landscapes of Texas and the American West"

The wide open spaces that define the Texas stereotype are explored in rich detail in this artist's work

Reviewed by Caitlin Greenwood, Review, Sep. 10, 2015

Texas Book Festival 2015: The Mighty 300

Authors for Fest 20 include Lethem, Lemony, Pitts, Diggs, Hart

Robert Faires, Daily, Sep. 4, 2015 3:50 PM

Party Out of Bounds

Talking reunions with members of Fatbuckle, Squirrel Buddies, and the Amazon and the Milksop

Robert Faires, Feature, Sep. 3, 2015

Texas Early Music Project's Convivencia Re-Envisioned

Spanish Christian music, Sephardic Jewish song, and al-Andalus melodies meld in this special concert

Natalie Zeldin, Feature, Sep. 3, 2015

Capital T Theatre's Year of the Rooster

Behind the black comedy of Eric Dufault's cockfighting play is a stunning indictment of hypermasculinity

Reviewed by Shanon Weaver, Review, Sep. 3, 2015

Irvine Welsh's The Sex Lives of Siamese Twins

The Trainspotting author rips into American culture in his latest novel

Reviewed by Tim Stegall, Review, Sep. 3, 2015

"Alice Leora Briggs: The Room"

The printmaker disregards clean narrative in her masterly woodcuts based on poetry by Mark Strand

Reviewed by Seth Orion Schwaiger, Review, Sep. 3, 2015

Out of Bounds 2015: Squirrel Buddies

Nothing nuts about this improv duo; "Buddies" says it all

Robert Faires, Daily, Sep. 1, 2015 6:21 PM

Austin’s Out Of Bounds Comedy Festival Has No Bounds In Stock

The annual juggernaut of performative hijinks returns to the ATX

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Aug. 28, 2015 12:45 PM

OUTside In

It's time for an LGBTQ check-in

Kate X Messer, Feature, Aug. 27, 2015

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