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Free Night of Theater: The List
These Central Texas theatre companies are offering free tickets as part of the national Free Night of Theater campaign
"...Unless otherwise noted, starting time is 8pm.Thursday, Oct. 20Austin Playhouse: A Man for All Seasons, by Robert Bolt;..."

Oct. 7, 2005 Arts Feature

Austin Lyric Opera's Stampede
The opera launches a festival to celebrate Austin's musical diversity
"...include opera in the mix, right? Well, you should. Austin Lyric Opera includes almost every other kind of music..."

Oct. 29, 2010 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Critics Table Nominations, 2003-2004
The full list of nominations for the 2003-2004 Austin Critics Table Awards, recognizing outstanding achievements in local theatre, dance, classical music, and visual art
"...art. On Saturday, May 1, nominations for the 2003-2004 Austin Critics Table Awards, covering the period from May 1,..."

May 14, 2004 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Critics Table Awards 2013
Arts writers raise their glasses to outstanding art in list of nominees
"...creative projects recognized in the nominations for the 2013 Austin Critics Table Awards. Earlier this month, a batch of..."

May 24, 2013 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

'La Pastorela': A funny thing happened on the way to 'La Pastorela'
Half a millennium after Franciscan missionaries brought the nativity story to Mexico, the Austin Latino Theater Alliance continues the tradition of La Pastorela but also creates something totally new
"...a millennium later, local artists pull together in the Austin Latino Theater Alliance to create something totally new...."

Dec. 8, 2006 Arts Feature by Patti Hadad

Benefits Round-up: See Art, see Art run, see Art run and dance
Support your local nonprofits by buying prisoner art for the Inside Books Project, running a 5K for the Paramount and State theatres, and listening to Latino artists for the Austin Latino Theater Alliance
"...713 Congress. To register or for more information, visit www.austintheatre.org...."

Sept. 8, 2006 Arts Feature

La Pastorela 2013: A Sheperdela's Storia
Time again for the shepherds' quest for the Christ child, with old songs and new jokes
"...The shepherds' journey has figured prominently in the Latino celebration of Christmas for centuries, through the pageant La..."

Dec. 13, 2013 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Restoring 'Pastorela'
Five of Austin's Latino theatre companies joining forces to revive one of the community's yuletide traditions: 'La Pastorela'
"...closer together, but this year it's especially true for Austin's Latino theatre artists. This season sees five local Latino..."

Nov. 26, 2004 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Culture Flash!
An award for Trio Contraste, a new contract for Peter Bay, a chorus of 'New York, New York' for Kirk Lynn and Rob Nash, and benefits for 'La Pastorela' and Hyde Park Theatre
"...Chamber ensemble Trio Contraste, which includes Austinite Martha MacDonald on clarinet, was recently honored by the..."

July 29, 2005 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Been Around the World
Cine las Americas enters its fifth year as the premier festival of Latino filmmaking … only they're not calling it "Latino" anymore.
"...Congressman Henry B. Gonzelez dedicated his career to representing Latinos. (His successor, Charles Gonzalez, is Palmier's cousin.) But because..."

April 12, 2002 Screens Feature by Belinda Acosta

Articulations
People and organizations on the move: KMFA and the Austin Circle of Theatres look for new homes, and Austin Theatre Alliance CEO Dan Fallon and KMFA Director of Broadcast Operations Randy Harriman leave their respective companies.
"...Theatre Alliance CEO Resigns..."

June 28, 2002 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Festival Flood
A brief guide to the 13 – count 'em, 13 – arts fests coming your way in April and May
"...by is about as big as festivals get in Austin (or most places, for that matter). But it's precisely..."

April 3, 2015 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Top of the Line
The nominees for the 2011 Austin Critics Table Awards
"...2010, to April 30, 2011, were assembled by the Austin American-Statesman's Michael Barnes (arts), Cate Blouke (theatre), Claire Canavan..."

May 27, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

SXSW Picks and Sleepers
"...DAVIS McLARTY AGENCY PRESENTS: ... three Austin acts the former Ely drummer, forever Booze Weasel-turned-booker books:..."

March 14, 2003 Music Feature

SXSW Picks & Sleepers
"...1998's Life of the Party proved a late bloomer, Austin country maverick Charlie Robison earned a call-up from Lucky..."

March 16, 2001 Music Feature

Short Cuts
"...Cinefestival 2000 has come in. As the longest running Chicano/Latino film and video festival in the country, they're actively..."

Oct. 15, 1999 Screens Column by Marc Savlov

Playback: Festival Buzz
Festival, Texas – spring edition
"...Austin's festival season comes in like a lion with South..."

April 25, 2014 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Off the Record
Music News
"...Any question as to the collective clout of Austin Music People was answered last Thursday night, March 31,..."

April 8, 2011 Music Column by Austin Powell

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