"...Sigh, America – what can our country's artists tell us about ourselves? Spectrum Dance Theater, based in Seattle and headed by revered contemporary choreographer Donald Byrd, joined the top-notch New York-based Aeolus Quartet at the University of Texas for two performances of Byrd's dances to music by American composers. The dances were as varied as the music by Charles Ives, Aaron Copland, Vincent Persichetti, Charles Wuorinen, and Yevgeniy Sharlat..."
"...Sad to have missed Hamlet (Ballet Austin), Dancestry (Texas State Univ. Division of Dance), Edge Of Grace (Blue Lapis Light), and The Minstrel Show Revisited (Spectrum Dance Theater/Texas Performing Arts)...."
"...Documentary images of Holocaust survivors and contemporary Terezín by Loli Kantor, a Fort Worth-based fine art photographer, and Dennis Darling, head of the University of Texas School of Journalism's visual communications area. Wednesday, Oct. 10 Artist Panel with Daniel Hope, Jeffrey Kahane, and Donald ByrdNoon-1:30pm, Prothro Theater at the Harry Ransom Center 'Last Dance'2-3:30pm, Prothro Theater at the Harry Ransom Center..."
"...He began with a pilot program funded through a number of smaller grants, but then a $100,000 grant from the women's philanthropic organization Impact Austin gave Mendez the chance to establish a comprehensive program. In addition to classes taught by professional instructors, the academy sponsors master classes with choreographers such as Hope Boykin, principal dancer with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, and trips to see performances of professional companies and touring events such as So You Think You Can Dance...."
"...Bruce Willenzik. Salvage Vanguard Theater..."
"...The New Media Art & Sound Summit this past weekend sustained an unrelenting barrage of experimental artists. No sooner had one act moved off the Salvage Vanguard Theater stage than another played 10 minutes later..."
"...More immediately, the New Media Art and Sound Summit is taking over Salvage Vanguard Theater all weekend with avant-jazz, experimental films, and other outre offerings. What's this got to do with gaming? Well, on Saturday, June 16, starting at 8pm the Beauty Ballroom will be the satellite NMASS venue for a dance party and gaming extravaganza..."
"...22-Feb. 1 at the Blue Theater, 916 Springdale, and Salvage Vanguard Theater, 2803 Manor Rd..."
"...Call 476-FUSE for info. A Salvage Vanguard Theater production..."
"...Monday, Oct. 24, 7pm, Texas Spirit Theater 'The Descendants'..."
"..."He drove to the theater and jumped onstage. Then he danced like his shoe-size instead of his age."..."
"...13, Thurs.-Sat., 8pm. Salvage Vanguard Theater, 2803 Manor Rd..."
"...Don't Think Twice Director/Screenwriter: Mike Birbiglia An improv group loses the lease on their home theater at the same time that one of their cast members gets chosen for the biggest sketch comedy show on TV. Cast: Keegan-Michael Key, Gillian Jacobs, Mike Birbiglia, Kate Micucci, Tami Sagher, Chris Gethard (World Premiere)..."
"...Protos began on Thursday night in the Rollins Theater at the Long Center, and featured programming until Sunday night. The daytime events consisted of a multitude of various workshops, film screenings, tutorials, and speaker panels..."
"...DJ Zac Love, DJ Lithops, and Array Gun play Saturday, Sept. 22, 11pm, at the Blue Theater...."
"...Paramount Theater, Saturday, March 20..."
"...Yet there are still some powerful local traditions that define Austin burlesque. While the Dallas scene has filled such classic old venues as the Lakewood Theater, Austin's has remained more intimate, finding venues that combine the crushed-velvet-and-martinis feel of the old-school days with the punk DIY ethos that powers the movement..."
"..."I'm sure it's going to be chaotic," says Hargrove, "but at the same time I'm very excited about it. There's no limit to where we can go musically with this kind of group." The group is Crisol, a cross-cultural ensemble with whom Hargrove recorded his latest album, Habana, and together they will perform one of their first stateside shows Thursday, June 12 at the State Theater, as part of the Clarksville-West End Jazz and Arts Festival...."
"...10, 7:30pm. ACL Live at the Moody Theater, 310 W..."
"...Often joining another Dallas group, Heads-n-Dreads, on their boomerang journey, a certain "headwrap chick" performing under the moniker Erycaa Free scored her first big break toward superstardom on the Catfish Station stage. A decade later, four-time Grammy Award winner Erykah Badu works damn hard to preserve the Black Forest Theater in her native South Dallas as a parallel to what it requires to maintain African-American autonomy within an increasingly repressive environment...."