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Austin Shakespeare Festival: Changing of the Bard
Guy Roberts has resigned as artistic director of the Austin Shakespeare Festival, and Ann Ciccolella has been named his successor
"...Sometimes the Austin arts scene changes so fast that it can make..."

Aug. 24, 2007 Arts Feature by Barry Pineo

Austin Shakespeare Festival: Playing in a theatrical mecca
A dream comes true for the Austin Shakespeare Festival when it gets to perform the Bard's As You Like It in Richard Garriott's replica of Shakespeare's Globe Theatre
"...London and Stratford-upon-Avon. I'd visit the birthplace of William Shakespeare and see his Globe Theatre, the wooden "O" on..."

April 6, 2007 Arts Feature by Barry Pineo

Austin Shakespeare Festival: Raising the Curtain for ASF
The Austin Shakespeare Festival has been invited by gaming guru Richard Garriott to perform regularly at the Curtain, his scaled-down replica of the Globe Theatre
"...The Austin Shakespeare Festival called its recent performance on a scaled-down..."

May 4, 2007 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

If It's Summer, It Must Be Shakespeare
Summer is the time for Shakespeare, so naturally here are a couple of the Bard's plays being staged in the Austin area -- Julius Caesar from the Austin Shakespeare Festival and Two Gentlemen of Verona from Different Stages -- and directors Paul Norton and Norman Blumensaadt to explain how they came to produce them this season.
"...Summer is the time for Shakespeare. Dozens upon dozens of companies throughout the country spend..."

June 27, 2003 Arts Feature by Barry Pineo

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 Nominations, 2002-2003
The full list of nominations for the 2002-2003 Austin Critics Table Awards, recognizing outstanding achievements in local theatre, dance, classical music, and visual art
"...For the 11th time, Austin Critics Table has found a whole lot to like..."

May 9, 2003 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Review: 2018 Austin Chamber Music Festival
How the Attacca Quartet, Emerson Quartet, and invoke played
"...This year’s Austin Chamber Music Festival features three weeks of what Artistic..."

July 17, 2018 Arts Post by Robi Polgar

Spring Things to Do in (or Around) Austin
How and where to take the most advantage of this weather.
"...warmer, and wildflowers are popping up everywhere. Spring in Austin is what most summer dreams are made of...."

March 29, 2018 Chron Events Post by Sarah Marloff

Chargaux at the 2017 Austin Chamber Music Festival
This dynamic Brooklyn-based string duo proves that the Austin Chamber Music Festival has many more colors than its name suggests
"...that Chargaux is a featured act at this year's Austin Chamber Music Festival should also indicate that there's more..."

July 7, 2017 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Arts Hall of Fame: Class of 2008
The seventh group of inductees includes individuals from the fields of architecture, comedy, music, and patronage
"...The Austin Critics Table has named the seventh group of individuals..."

April 25, 2008 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Arts Hall of Fame
Class of 2004
"...The Austin Critics Table has decided on the third group of..."

May 14, 2004 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

New Russian Drama Festival
Austin gets another taste of contemporary Russian drama, and so does actor Joey Hood
"...a selling point for the 2013 New Russian Drama Festival, taking place Feb. 7-10, at Salvage Vanguard Theater. Highly..."

Feb. 8, 2013 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Chamber Music Festival 2016 Schedule
"...The 2016 festival runs July 8-24, with all concerts at Bates Recital..."

July 8, 2016 Arts Feature

Three more events at the 2017 Austin Chamber Music Festival that are “Outside the Bachs”
"...Bandoneon master Raúl Jaurena returns to the festival and joins forces with pianist Michelle Schumann and the..."

July 7, 2017 Arts Feature

A Drinker's Guide to Literary Austin
Local authors dish on their favorite bars for reading and writing
"...This Saturday, October 27 is the annual Lit Crawl Austin, a literary pub crawl co-hosted by Texas Book Festival..."

Oct. 26, 2018 Food Post by Emily Beyda

Hill Country Film Festival Brings Movie Magic to Small-Town Texas
Hollywood meets Fredericksburg
"...Name the great destination film festivals. Cannes. Berlin. Fredericksburg?..."

April 27, 2018 Screens Feature by Mae Hamilton

2012 Austin Critics Table Awards
For the 20th time, a big hand for the nominees if you please
"...– has managed it for this long, but the Austin Critics Table is marking its 20th year of commending..."

May 25, 2012 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

2012 Austin Critics Table Awards
Giving a lot of sweet bouquets (and taking their sweet time doing it)
"...you get older seemed in full force as the Austin Critics Table marked its 20th year of presenting annual..."

June 8, 2012 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Theatre Critics Table 2000-2001 Nominations
The Austin Theatre Critics Table have announced the nominations for their ninth annual awards for achievement in the arts.
"...The Austin Theatre Critics Table have announced the nominations for their..."

May 18, 2001 Arts Feature

Punk Rock Patron of Austin Music Richard Lynn
Super Secret founder and Sonic Transmissions Festival underwriter expands operations
"...Larry staked his own claims an hour east of Austin in Giddings during the Seventies, making significant contributions to..."

Sept. 15, 2017 Music Feature by Michael Toland

The Austin Arts Hall of Fame Class of 2016
These inductees – Ballet Austin's Cookie Ruiz and Stephen Mills, and the Austin Symphony Orchestra's Peter Bay – are cultural heroes who lead by example
"...That the vitality of Austin's cultural scene is owed to its leaders – those..."

May 6, 2016 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

First Night Austin
This New Year's Eve, why not join the throngs at this free arty party on the streets?
"...eggnog, why not join the throngs at First Night Austin? The free New Year's Eve street party has a..."

Dec. 25, 2009 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

SXSW Film Conference and Festival '98 Further Reflections
"...more reviews of films screened during the SXSW Film Festival 1998. Additional reviews can be found in last week's..."

March 27, 1998 Screens Feature

1999 Austin Film Releases
A complete list of all films released for theatrical runs in Austin in the calendar year 1999 and eligible for consideration in the Top Ten.
"...of all the films released for theatrical runs in Austin in the calendar year 1999 and eligible for consideration..."

Jan. 7, 2000 Screens Feature

1998 Austin Theatrical Movie Openings
"...2/6/98 SENSELESS 1.0 (M.S.) 2/20/98 SHADRACH Preview (M.B.) 12/25/98 SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE 4.0 (M.B.) 12/25/98 SHATTERED IMAGE Preview (M.B.)..."

Jan. 8, 1999 Screens Feature

Introducing the New Official Beer of Austin
ATX has a brewed awakening
"...When Austin was in its craft beer-loving infancy – let's call..."

May 15, 2015 Food Feature by Eric Puga

Lear Jaunt
Matthew Radford explains how a professional British actor wound up playing Lear in a Central Texas barn
"...The Bard is back at the barn. Shakespeare at Winedale, the UT English department program that has..."

July 28, 2006 Arts Feature by Clayton Maxwell

Jumping on the Bard-wagon
With the arrival of September, Austin is again awash in Shakespeare. Five productions -- from a minimalist Romeo and Juliet to a deconstructed comedy goofing on all the plays -- are currently playing Central Texas stages.
"...the movie," says Bill Sheffield, board member of the Austin Shakespeare Festival (ASF) and director of the Festival's second..."

Sept. 17, 1999 Arts Feature by Robi Polgar

Born in the Barn
How Shakespeare at Winedale spawned some of Austin's – and the country's – best theatre
"...English course see more of the possibilities within a Shakespeare play through the lens of performance, to learn the..."

July 23, 2004 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

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