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A New Cuppa Tea in Tripoli

Actress Bernadette Nason takes tales of a year in Libya and brews a potent memoir

Robert Faires, Feature, Aug. 17, 2017

Austin Jewish Repertory Theater's The Art of Remembering

In Adina L. Ruskin's play, AJRT offers an intimate look at how memories shape us

Reviewed by T. Lynn Mikeska, Review, Aug. 17, 2017

Panoramic Voices’ Bach: Mass in B Minor

Director Brent Baldwin and his chorus made this work of pure uplift – rousing to sing, delightful to hear – a joy to experience

Reviewed by Robi Polgar, Review, Aug. 17, 2017

“Young Latino Artists 22: ¡Ahora!” at Mexic-Arte Museum

At a time when Hispanic identity is ever more complex, the artists in “YLA 22” seem pretty sure of their own

Reviewed by Sam Anderson-Ramos, Review, Aug. 17, 2017

Dusty-Danger Dog Day in Austin

Local Pooch Makes Good, Wins Friends, Influences People

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Aug. 16, 2017 1:00 PM

Get Your Invigorating Art On This Weekend!

Kind of like a pep pill for the life of your work-fatigued mind

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Aug. 10, 2017 1:00 PM

Kate Shindle Talks Fun Home

The former Miss America on why she loves starring in the national tour of the Tony Award-winning musical

Rosalind Faires, Feature, Aug. 10, 2017

Historic Fayette County Dance Hall for Sale

Who wants to buy a century old landmark?

Annalise Pasztor, Feature, Aug. 10, 2017

Gale Theatre Company's TWENTYEIGHT

In this Afrofuturist drama by Tyler English-Beckwith, blacks labor to reach a safe space in space

Reviewed by Robert Faires, Review, Aug. 10, 2017

“Garth Weiser: Paintings, 2008-2017” at the Contemporary Austin

In this solo show of abstract works, the painter has pinpointed the ungraspable, like grabbing a tiger by the tail

Reviewed by Sam Anderson-Ramos, Review, Aug. 10, 2017

UT: Major Arts Commissions Announced

Landmarks will get new mural, CoFA a Spanish-language opera

Robert Faires, Daily, Aug. 4, 2017 4:00 PM

Five Artful Things to Do This Weekend

In case you’re, what, tired of bingeing on TV every night?

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Aug. 3, 2017 3:30 PM

In Memoriam: Sam Shepard

The late writer-actor left lots of himself in Central Texas

Robert Faires, Daily, Aug. 3, 2017 1:08 PM

The Cthulhu Humor of William Browning Spencer

Austin author William Browning Spencer finds the lighter side of Lovecraft and other horrors

Mike Berry, Feature, Aug. 3, 2017

Six New Novels of Note by Austin Authors of Fantastic Literature

Previewing releases by Elizabeth Moon, Robert Jackson Bennett, Stina Leicht, Marshall Ryan Maresca, Lee Thomas, and C. Robert Cargill

Robert Faires, Feature, Aug. 3, 2017

Monty Python's Spamalot

With Eric Idle's screen-to-stage musical spoof, Summer Stock Austin makes the Knights of the Round Table so very enjoy-able

Reviewed by Elizabeth Cobbe, Review, Aug. 3, 2017

Summer Stock Austin's A Shoe Story

Allen Robertson and Damon Brown's new musical reinvents "The Elves and the Shoemaker" as a timely tale of refugees but in a clever, playful way

Reviewed by Robert Faires, Review, Aug. 3, 2017

"Radiant: A Group Show" at Davis Gallery

In this group show, artists' odes to the sun, and brilliance in general, provide a sense of life and a lot to think about

Reviewed by Sam Anderson-Ramos, Review, Aug. 3, 2017

Texas Teen Book Festival Announces Lineup

YA authors Adam Silvera, E. Lockhart, and more scheduled to attend

Jennifer Murphy, Daily, Aug. 2, 2017 8:00 AM

Transgender Comics Anthology “We’re Still Here” Nails Kickstarter to the Crowdfunding Wall

Oh! This thing has more successful panels than a SXSW weekend!

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Jul. 31, 2017 9:00 AM

Forklift Danceworks' My Parks, My Pools, My City

With Bartholomew Swims, Allison Orr's dance company plunges into Austin's pool problem

Jonelle Seitz, Feature, Jul. 27, 2017

Austin Classical Guitar's i/we

Events such as this concert are using sound and music to share the experiences of refugees

Molly Kendrick, Feature, Jul. 27, 2017

Zilker Theatre Productions’ The Wizard of Oz

The 59th Zilker Summer Musical embraces all the joy in the familiar tale, making for a family-friendly show

Reviewed by Elizabeth Cobbe, Review, Jul. 27, 2017

Hideout Theatre's The Kindness of Strangers

This improvised salute to Tennessee Williams conjures his South's deeply rooted traditions and misfits with style

Reviewed by Robert Faires, Review, Jul. 27, 2017

"Greg Davis: India's Kumbh Mela" at Butridge Gallery

This exhibit's images offer impressive layers of visual intricacy but also raise the problematic questions of photojournalism

Reviewed by Sam Anderson-Ramos, Review, Jul. 27, 2017

Artist Jim Rugg Brings His New Street Angel to Austin

He’s the man with the golden pen; she’s the deadliest girl alive

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Jul. 25, 2017 9:00 AM

Drink to Me Only With Thine Lies

Those classic club tales tantalize, whether you’re sober or besotted

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Jul. 20, 2017 8:00 AM

Throwing a Few Back With Shit-faced Shakespeare

When it's time to perform Shit-faced Shakespeare, here's how an actor prepares

Robert Faires, Feature, Jul. 20, 2017

Counting the Cocktails Onstage

The tally on tippling in some classic American dramas shows characters drinking to excess

Robert Faires, Feature, Jul. 20, 2017

Austin Chamber Music Festival: St. Lawrence String Quartet

This concert was a lesson in active listening from an active, assured, exceptional ensemble

Reviewed by Robi Polgar, Review, Jul. 20, 2017

"Far Out"

This show's works inspired by the James Webb Space Telescope tell stories, with the device's hexagonal golden mirrors a recurring visual motif

Reviewed by Sam Anderson-Ramos, Review, Jul. 20, 2017

Richard III

Last Act Theatre's all-female production takes this drama from the doldrums to dynamite for Women Who Act

Reviewed by T. Lynn Mikeska, Review, Jul. 20, 2017

Song/Book: Grapes of Wrath vs. 1984

Rob Halverson and friends wrap live music around some heavy fiction

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Jul. 18, 2017 2:45 PM

Buzzfeed's Anne Helen Petersen on the Rise of the Unruly Woman

Too Fat, Too Slutty, Too Loud author comes to BookPeople

Rachel Rascoe, Daily, Jul. 18, 2017 8:00 AM

Joe Biden to Come to Paramount in December

Former VP will promote new book and share outlook on life and politics

Jennifer Murphy, Daily, Jul. 17, 2017 4:30 PM

Review: Chris Fleming

Queer comedian behind YouTube's Gayle admits to being a show pig

Courtney Naquin, Daily, Jul. 17, 2017 10:40 AM

The Q&A Hole: What Got You Hooked On the Weird Stuff?

Waiting for the manlike creature with the glowing eyes

Wayne Alan Brenner, Daily, Jul. 13, 2017 6:00 AM

Writing Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror in Austin

How local authors who work beyond the world we know meet, connect, and launch themselves into the business

Wayne Alan Brenner, Feature, Jul. 13, 2017

Hyde Park Theatre's The Moors

This production of Jen Silverman’s play is an engaging cocktail of Gothic mystery, modern absurdity, and stunning surprises

Reviewed by T. Lynn Mikeska, Review, Jul. 13, 2017

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