Daily Arts
Book Review: The Big Goodbye
Chinatownthe 1974 cinematic collaboration of director Roman Polanski, producer Robert Evans, screenwriter Robert Towne, and leading man Jack Nicholson – is back and then some.

12:05PM Tue. Feb. 25, David Gaines Read More | Comment »

Review: Come From Away
One of the first things you notice when the lights go up on Come From Away is that the cast has people of all different sizes, shapes, and ages. Most Broadway musical casts are full of lithe young singer-dancers, with a few character actors thrown in for variety. But here it’s mostly character actors, meaning everyone onstage looks, well, ordinary.

12:12PM Wed. Feb. 19, Elizabeth Cobbe Read More | Comment »

Fernando Saralegui's Best Eats Havana
Fernando Saralegui wants you to try Cuban food—preferably in Cuba. “The food of Cuba is the food of the world,” says the Havana-born, Austin-based, New York transplant who has worked in kitchens from coast to coast.

4:35PM Tue. Feb. 18, Barbara Purcell Read More | Comment »

Getting Restless Hearts on Their Feet
Paul Boos happened to be at the right place at the right time: Copenhagen in the year 1990. Just before teaching company class at the Royal Danish Ballet, Boos was unexpectedly asked to do something that would require him to know Balanchine works in a way he never had before.

3:37PM Fri. Feb. 14, Sofia Tafich Read More | Comment »

Opening the Case on the American Sherlock
Murder is Kate Winkler Dawson's business.
The UT-Austin lecturer, journalist, and documentary film producer has spent decades reporting on and studying violent crime. Now she's written a true-crime tale about the early days of criminal forensic investigation, American Sherlock: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI.

2:15PM Wed. Feb. 12, Mike Berry Read More | Comment »

Coldtowne Brings Sex a.k.a. Wieners and Boobs to the Austin Stage
From NYU to the big screen and now to the Austin stage, comedy multihyphenates Joe Lo Truglio, Michael Showalter, and David Wain continue to leave laughing (and sometimes confused) faces in their wake.

7:00AM Wed. Feb. 12, Francesca D'Annunzio Read More | Comment »

NEWSLETTERS
One click gets you all the newsletters listed below

Breaking news, arts coverage, and daily events

Can't keep up with happenings around town? We can help.

Austin's queerest news and events

Updates for SXSW 2019

All questions answered (satisfaction not guaranteed)
Moontower Comedy 2020: Wave 3
Hang onto your boards, laugh surfers! Moontower Comedy Festival has suddenly sent a new wave of acts for 2020, and it's a big one – loaded with new headliners: Marlon Wayans, YouTube idol Chris Fleming, Jacqueline Novak, and returning festival faves Ronny Chieng, Maria Bamford, and Todd Barry.

1:24PM Fri. Feb. 7, Robert Faires Read More | Comment »

Matthew Patin Named Texas Book Festival Literary Director
Just in time for its milestone 25th anniversary, the Texas Book Festival has named its new literary director. He's Matthew Patin, a writer and editor who's been smithing words around the publishing field for 15 years and serving the festival in various capacities for five, and now he gets to curate its massive author lineup – starting now.

12:45PM Wed. Jan. 29, Robert Faires Read More | Comment »

1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10     NEXT    233 »
THE MOST
Family Confirms Brenden "Chameleon" Foster’s Passing Musical artist had been missing since Feb 5
Chronicle Endorsements for the March 3 Primary Election From local judges and representatives to the presidential candidate, here are our recommendations
March 3 Primary Endorsements (No Filler) All our endorsements collected on one easy-to-print page
A Numbers Game in County Court at Law No. 4 Jeffers campaign promotes inaccurate caseload stats to Chronicle

Information is power. Support the free press, so we can support Austin.   Support the Chronicle