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July 2020 Election Info
Early Voting June 29 - July 10
"...AISD Performing Arts Center, 1500 Barbara Jordan Blvd...."

June 26, 2020 News Feature

In Memoriam: Glenna Goodacre
Sculptor of Austin's beloved Philosophers' Rock has died
"...Stephen F. Austin, President Dwight D. Eisenhower, Scott Joplin, Barbara Jordan, Katherine Ann Porter, and William B. Travis. (The..."

April 21, 2020 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Day Trips: Statues of Texas Women
A list of Texas women who stand tall
"...Barbara Jordan was an outstanding Texas politician who deserves (and..."

March 6, 2020 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

Big Wonderful Thing: A History of Texas Lives Up to Its Title
Stephen Harrigan chronicles the Lone Star State’s last 500 years
"...of Pearl Harbor Doris Miller; and hero of Watergate Barbara Jordan. Harrigan vividly describes why each matters in Texas'..."

Feb. 28, 2020 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

SXSW Announces Midnighters, VR And More
Time to get dark and artistic with the latest film wave
"...of a terrifying supernatural being: The Toll Man. Cast: Jordan Hayes, Max Topplin, James McGowan, Rosemary Dunsmore (World Premiere)..."

Feb. 5, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

The World of Wayfinding in Austin
How we get from here to there in our ever-changing city
"...the baggage claim is down there, I can see Barbara Jordan from the bar upstairs, and so on. (This..."

Jan. 31, 2020 Features Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

SXSW Film Gets Latest Apatow, Snowpiercer Premiere
Huge lineup includes new docs on St. Vincent, Ozzy, Zappa
"...have a handle on. Cast: Jon Bernthal, Shea Whigham, Jordana Spiro, Ciara Bravo, Spencer House, John Pollono (World Premiere)..."

Jan. 15, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Reveals First 2020 Artist List
Music from all over the map … literally
"...a strong pull of Austin acts that also encompasses Barbara Nesbitt, Blxpltn, Bourgeois Mystics, Charlie Faye & the Fayettes,..."

Oct. 16, 2019 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Massive Shakeup in Top Management at Rooster Teeth
New roles for longtime RT personalities as Jordan Levin becomes GM
"...Teeth hit today with the news that entertainment veteran Jordan Levin will be taking over as general manager, while..."

Sept. 24, 2019 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

AISD Is Hiring an Equity Officer
The new position will promote educational equity and inclusiveness for the district's 80,000-plus students
"...The suggestions have been numerous (at a meeting at Barbara Jordan Elementary, printed lists showed dozens of ideas from..."

April 19, 2019 News Feature by Austin Sanders

Ann Howard Kicks Off Commissioner Campaign
ECHO director hosts first event in Precinct 3
"...chaired the Senate Judiciary Committee, and she studied under Barbara Jordan at the LBJ School – and began by..."

March 25, 2019 News Post by Michael King

SXSW Adds 102 Movies to 2019 Film Festival Lineup
After Us, what else does the film fest have in store?
"...The film festival (March 8-17) already announced Jordan Peele's eagerly-awaited doppelgänger horror Us as the opening night..."

Jan. 16, 2019 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

Faster Than Sound: Pop Goes the Arts District
Fight over an empty lot near Riverside Drive intensifies, Xetas’ Kana Harris will open Bluebonnet Records in Lockhart, and Why Bonnie get a peachy opening gig
"...will have Willie Nelson, but I will probably push Barbara Lynn on you."..."

Jan. 11, 2019 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

Second SXSW 2019 Band List
Black Midi, Jealous of the Birds, Deerhunter, and 247 others
"...singer/songwriter/rapper Harry Edohoukwa lead a list that also counts Barbara Nesbitt, Deezie Brown, Dual Core, Hard Proof, Mr. Kitty,..."

Nov. 28, 2018 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Gay Place
The Flash Collective calls on the queer community to help create public art
"...Sun., Aug. 26, 8:30am-noon. AISD Performing Arts Center, 1500 Barbara Jordan Blvd...."

Aug. 24, 2018 Column by Sarah Marloff

Spectrum Theatre Company's Juneteenth Chronicles
With this play, Crystal Bird Caviel honors ancestors who were slaves and her colleague, the late Dr. Billy F. Harden
"...17, 3pm, at the AISD Performing Arts Center, 1500 Barbara Jordan Blvd. For more information, visit"

June 15, 2018 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

May 22 Party Primary Run-Offs
Early voting ends Friday, May 18
"...WEDNESDAY, MAY 16 AISD Perf. Arts Ctr., 1500 Barbara Jordan, 9am-6p Travis Co. Admin. Bldg., 700 Lavaca, 8am-5pm..."

May 11, 2018 News Feature by The Chronicle Editorial Board

Wes Anderson Brings Isle of Dogs to SXSW
Plus Midnighters bring the gore, and Alita party
"...Cast: Robbie Kay, Jacob Batalon, Seychelle Gabriel, Tate Donovan, Barbara Dunkelman, Nick Rutherford, Zachary Levi (World Premiere)..."

Feb. 7, 2018 SXSW Post by Richard Whittaker

SXSW’s Big Third List
YFN Lucci, Wyclef Jean, Ought, and 572 more
"...Breanna Barbara (Bradenton, FL.)..."

Jan. 10, 2018 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Public Notice: The Business of Governing
Choosing a transit chief, a debt level & more
"...Jan. 8 at the AISD Per­form­ing Arts Center, 1500 Barbara Jordan Blvd. in Mueller. The Cap Metro board is..."

Jan. 5, 2018 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Choose Kind With Wonder
New film about giving launches Austin volunteering day
"...meals for families at the Ronald McDonald House (1315 Barbara Jordan Boulevard)...."

Nov. 10, 2017 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

SXSW Adds to 2018 Music Lineup
Andrew W.K., Tank & the Bangas, and 164 more
"...shoegazey rock trio Ume also join the party. Singer-songwriters Barbara Nesbitt and David Halley, dark experimental synth artist Lachane,..."

Nov. 7, 2017 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

2017 Payne Theatre Award Nominees
E.A. Poe musical Nevermore leads the way with 11 noms
"...Madison & Nicholas Weindel, It Came From Your Brain! Jordan T. Maxwell & J.R. Zambrano, How I Saved the..."

Sept. 20, 2017 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Join Us!
"...or business. In the words of former Texas Congresswoman Barbara Jordan, "The arts are not a frill. The arts..."

May 9, 2017 Postmarks

Austin Bergstrom's Continuing Expansion
New terminal restores some 1950s glamour to the airport
"...massive round of growth and remodeling at ABIA. The Barbara Jordan Terminal added a new security checkpoint and nine..."

May 5, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

HOF Hopefuls
"...Bobby Earl Smith, Earl Poole Ball, Charlie Robison, Esteban Jordan, Kaz Kazanoff, Tex Thomas, Kim Wilson, Eddie Wilson, Burton..."

March 13, 2017 Postmarks

Public Notice: 'Tis the Season
Tailgaters and fundraisers: It must be fall
"...17, 10-11:30am, at the AISD Performing Arts Cen­ter, 1500 Barbara Jordan Blvd."

Sept. 9, 2016 News Column by Nick Barbaro

Block the Vote
If you can't beat 'em, disenfranchise 'em
"...Texas Women's Political Caucus, along with Ann Richards and Barbara Jordan. Twenty years later, she ran the campaign to..."

April 22, 2016 News Feature by Amy Kamp

SXSW Film Announces Features Lineup
Competitive narratives and docs unveiled, plus more
"...Miss Stevens Director: Julia Hart, Screenwriters: Julia Hart, Jordan Horowitz Stuck at a crossroads in her personal life,..."

Feb. 2, 2016 Screens Post by Josh Kupecki

"Donald Moffett" at the Blanton
The Blanton exhibition marks a shift not only toward artists from Texas but also toward more political art
"...In What Barbara Jordan Wore, to be displayed on December 5th, Moffett..."

Nov. 20, 2015 Arts Review by Caitlin Greenwood

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