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Mayor's Omnibus Resolution: Where's the Fire?

How urgent is the plan to aid the music and creative sectors?

Robert Faires, Daily, Jul. 1, 2016 11:15 AM

What in Our House?

Theatrical perversity in Chicago: the Austin connection

Shanon Weaver, Feature, Jun. 30, 2016

Zach Theatre's Buyer and Cellar

This solo show by Jonathan Tolins is as funny and surreal as a Twilight Zone episode written by Harvey Fierstein

Reviewed by Robert Faires, Review, Jun. 30, 2016

Loverboy at ColdTowne Theater

This troupe's improvised scenes based on personal sex stories prove ColdTowne is still a fun place to catch local comedy's up-and-comers

Reviewed by Ashley Moreno, Review, Jun. 30, 2016

"Evolution" at Art.Science.Gallery.

In this group show, each piece leads two lives: one as an artwork, one as a device for sharing information

Reviewed by Sam Anderson-Ramos, Review, Jun. 30, 2016

The Present in the Past Tense

Chuck Klosterman talks about what now will look like later

Rod Machen, Daily, Jun. 27, 2016 1:00 PM

Only the Fourth Wall Is Forever

After 10 years, Salvage Vanguard Theater is moving on

Wayne Alan Brenner, Feature, Jun. 23, 2016

"Low Down: New Works on Paper by Ricardo Vicente Jose Ruiz"

How the strange visions in this solo show relate to one another is difficult to say, but they're all both ancient and immediate

Reviewed by Sam Anderson-Ramos, Review, Jun. 23, 2016

"Sara Madandar: AnOther Birth" at Courtyard Gallery

The dozen works in this solo show are impressive in their variety, though many seem more like sketches than completed works

Reviewed by Sam Anderson-Ramos, Review, Jun. 23, 2016

Austin Playhouse's A Little Night Music

Wonderful musical numbers, strong voices highlight Austin Playhouse's A Little Night Music

Reviewed by Shanon Weaver, Review, Jun. 23, 2016

Bedside Manner: Sharing Shelf Space

My parents' Kindle library and me

Kimberley Jones, Daily, Jun. 22, 2016 2:00 PM

Bedside Manner: Keeping Up to Date

The search for better cocktail banter

Brandon Watson, Daily, Jun. 22, 2016 1:30 PM

Bedside Manner: Guitar & Pen

Homework vs. live music ascension

Raoul Hernandez, Daily, Jun. 22, 2016 1:25 PM

Bedside Manner: Hell, Ghosts, and Blood

Nihilists have more fun

Richard Whittaker, Daily, Jun. 22, 2016 9:30 AM

Alan Will Go On

Alan Cumming brings his Sappy Songs to Austin

Shaun Lee, Daily, Jun. 22, 2016 8:00 AM

Beside Manner: Facing Grief

Using literature to move past tragedy

Annamarya Scaccia, Daily, Jun. 21, 2016 12:23 PM

How Negin Farsad Sees the World … and How You Should See It Too

Social justice comedian on her new book How To Make White People Laugh

Mary Cantrell, Daily, Jun. 20, 2016 12:15 PM

47 Nonstop, Unsleeping, Possibly Hallucinatory Hours of Improv This Weekend

The Hideout is doing that wild thing they do every year

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Jun. 16, 2016 4:05 PM

Bedside Manner: Making and Experiencing Video Games

Boss Fight Books gives the medium the biography treatment

James Renovitch, Daily, Jun. 16, 2016 9:00 AM

Getaways Far, Far Away

Summer reading recommendations that will take you out of this world

Reviewed by Robert Faires, Feature, Jun. 16, 2016

Dark Run

Mike Brooks

Reviewed by Rosalind Faires, Feature, Jun. 16, 2016

Arabella of Mars

David D. Levine

Reviewed by Adrienne Martini, Feature, Jun. 16, 2016

Arcadia: A Novel

Iain Pears

Reviewed by Rosalind Faires, Feature, Jun. 16, 2016

The Winged Histories

Sofia Samatar

Reviewed by Jessi Cape, Feature, Jun. 16, 2016

Your Fantasy House

Where reader types would own a vacation home if it could be anywhere in literature

Robert Faires, Feature, Jun. 16, 2016

To Build a Home

Four Austin writers discuss how they create their fantastic worlds

Rosalind Faires, Feature, Jun. 16, 2016

Zach Theatre's One Man, Two Guvnors

In every respect, this production of Richard Bean's updated farce artfully crafts an environment of laughter

Reviewed by Shanon Weaver, Review, Jun. 16, 2016

FamiLIES at ColdTowne Theater

In taking characters beyond improv to a scripted format, this ColdTowne project delivers an exaggerated imitation of life

Reviewed by Wayne Alan Brenner, Review, Jun. 16, 2016

"Chris Guarino: From the Unknown"

The haunting array of sculptural mutants displayed at Art on 5th are at once foreign and familiar, frightening and comical

Reviewed by H.C. Arnold, Review, Jun. 16, 2016

Force, Fuse, Flower: Colin McIntyre’s “Circumnutation”

New metalwork show brings a few helical organics to Dimension Gallery

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Jun. 15, 2016 3:35 PM

Opening the Book on Roller Derby

Local photographer Kickstarting history of Texas Rollergirls

Richard Whittaker, Daily, Jun. 9, 2016 2:26 PM

Mike Osborne: Man of the Moment

Photographer Mike Osborne is looking for the bigger picture in the world we share

Sean L. Malin, Feature, Jun. 9, 2016

Dance/USA Convenes in Austin

The national arts organization brings honors for the Butlers and big questions about the form's future

Jonelle Seitz, Feature, Jun. 9, 2016

Dance Card

Jonelle Seitz, Feature, Jun. 9, 2016

The Vortex's Privacy Settings: A Promethean Tale

Ancient myth meets modern surveillance memorably in this devised work at the Vortex

Reviewed by Shanon Weaver, Review, Jun. 9, 2016


This collaboration between dancer Julie Nathanielsz and poet Margit Galanter employed fabric to explore human shape and contact

Reviewed by Jonelle Seitz, Review, Jun. 9, 2016

"One / Sixth" at de stijl, and Podium for Art

This group show of work by six black graduates of UT's M.F.A. art program shouldn't have to exist, but thankfully it does

Reviewed by Sam Anderson-Ramos, Review, Jun. 9, 2016

Chris Woolfrey’s Got Issues With Intellectual Property. You Can Help.

You think information really wants to be free? That view may cost us all.

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Jun. 8, 2016 3:10 PM

Ben Snakepit Releases His Manor Threat

New collection of diary comics debuts at Beerland this Saturday

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Jun. 8, 2016 12:05 PM

Inside Blackout

Memoir author Sarah Hepola returns to BookPeople Tuesday

Robert Faires, Daily, Jun. 7, 2016 11:30 AM

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