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2007-2008 B. Iden Payne Award Nominations
The full list of honorees for the Austin Circle of Theatres' annual theatre honors
"...Production..."

Oct. 3, 2008 Arts Feature

2008 B. Iden Payne Awards
Big love for UT in this year's nominations for the annual ACoT theatre honors
"...Not sure if Bevo was a member of this year's B. Iden Payne..."

Oct. 3, 2008 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Austin Playhouse's Monroe
In Lisa B. Thompson's tender drama, young African-Americans work out where they belong in the world
"...In the dim first light of Lisa B. Thompson's Monroe, given its world premiere by Austin..."

Sept. 21, 2018 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Going Underground at the Vortex
Lisa B. Thompson's new drama digs deep into politics past and present, and asks us all: What are you gonna do?
"...on a leather sofa in Mason's extensively renovated 19th-century brownstone, is to see two friends who have prospered in..."

March 24, 2017 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

The Vortex Repertory Company's Underground
Driven by Lisa B. Thompson's powerful text and masterful acting, this new drama drops a truth bomb
"...Mason Dixon and Kyle Brown are both well acquainted with the disadvantages of being..."

March 31, 2017 Arts Review by T. Lynn Mikeska

2017 Payne Theatre Award Nominees
E.A. Poe musical Nevermore leads the way with 11 noms
"...may not have gotten much love in his lifetime, but he got a ton from the B. Iden Payne..."

Sept. 20, 2017 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Austin Film Festival Unveils Complete Lineup
David Chase's 'Not Fade Away' opens fest
"...Sopranos creator David Chase will bring his directorial feature debut, the 1960s-set coming-of-age piece Not..."

Sept. 19, 2012 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Gale Theatre Company's TWENTYEIGHT
In this Afrofuturist drama by Tyler English-Beckwith, blacks labor to reach a safe space in space
"...and work and work. Two women and two men, back to back, making the same motions – knees bending,..."

Aug. 11, 2017 Arts Review by Robert Faires

Critics Table Tops at 25
The nominees for the 2016-17 Austin Critics Table Awards
"...A lot of stage productions, concerts, and art exhibitions were mounted around town between May 1, 2016, and..."

May 22, 2017 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Yes Yes: Sundance Announces 2014 Class
Austinites a-plenty in Competition and NEXT slates
"...NEXT picks, dedicated to cutting-edge independent films. Familiar faces abound...."

Dec. 4, 2013 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

DVDanger: Meet Me There
Southern Gothic is no laughing matter
"...There has a moral, it's that road trips can be dangerous affairs. Star Lisa Friedrich learned that as a..."

June 23, 2015 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Sundance Announces Shorts Program
Texans get the nod
"...made the cut, including Park City regulars the Zellner Bros...."

Dec. 8, 2009 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Art Par Excellence
The nominees for the 2014-15 Austin Critics Table Awards
"...over the hundreds of stage productions, concerts, and art exhibitions mounted locally between May 1, 2014, and April 30,..."

May 20, 2015 Arts Post

Texas Book Festival 2017: The Full List
Dan Rather, Jeffrey Eugenides, the Bush sisters, and 291 more
"...Okay, readers, your wait to learn who will be attending the literary banquet of the year is over...."

Sept. 12, 2017 Arts Post by Robert Faires

The Critics Speak … and Speak … and Speak
Clybourne Park, Manchurian Candidate big winners
"...The Austin Critics Table marked its 25th year of recognizing outstanding achievements on..."

June 6, 2017 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Texas Book Festival Lineup Revealed
Attendees include Junot Díaz, Cheryl Strayed, and... Tony Danza?
"...The Texas Book Festival announced its 2012 slate today, featuring big hitters..."

Sept. 12, 2012 Books Post by Kimberley Jones

SXSW Film Review: Pontypool
Pontypool review
"...Pontypool is one of the most original and freakily disturbing films of Canadian origin we've seen since David Crononeberg..."

March 14, 2009 Screens Post by Marc Savlov

SXSW’s Sixth Artist List
Bully, White Reaper, Wye Oak, and 99 more luftballons
"...South by Southwest now slots in just six weeks away, their..."

Feb. 1, 2018 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Texas Book Festival 2016: The Full List
TBF hosts Don DeLillo, Thomas Dolby, Emma Cline, 277 more
"...the literary, you might want to grab a napkin before feasting on the newly announced list of authors for..."

Sept. 15, 2016 Arts Post by Robert Faires

Texas Book Festival 2014: The Full Party List
Among the 275 authors: Oates, Ellroy, Mosley, Lear, Dean
"...And you thought this year's Texas Book Festival was already tantalizing, what with a legend like..."

Sept. 11, 2014 Books Post by Robert Faires

Painting With Sound
"...Walter Thompson (r) leads Joshua Taylor and Jason Phelps in a..."

Feb. 12, 1999 Arts Feature by J. C. Shakespeare

Hot Movie Previews
Sneaking Into Summer
"...Between mid May and Labor Day, there are only 15..."

May 23, 1997 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Summer Sneaks
Apocalypse Whenever: Movies in the Season of Armageddon
"...by Marjorie Baumgarten and Jessica Reisman..."

May 22, 1998 Screens Feature

Eric's New Johnson
"...and Adrian Legg kicks off in Concord, California on October 11 most Austinites won't be there to take note..."

Aug. 30, 1996 Music Column

American Pop
Ralph Bakshi, the animator behind Fritz the Cat, didn't invent rotoscoping, but he made it poetically epic with 1981's American Pop.
"...American Pop (1981)..."

Sept. 6, 2002 Screens Review by Henri Mazza

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
"...Saturday, May 1, nominations for the 2003-2004 Austin Critics Table Awards, covering the period from May 1, 2003, to..."

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 on the..."

May 9, 2003 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Hedda Games
Two productions take a new look at Ibsen's troubled and troubling heroine
"...So claims Judge Brack upon hearing that Hedda Gabler has placed a pistol..."

March 4, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Cumulative Staff Box
"...Staff members are listed in chronological order, first hired to last...."

Sept. 7, 2001 Features Feature by Nick Barbaro

Califa Arts Collaborative
After season's close, ballet dancers join forces in a unique new venture
"...Each year when Ballet Austin's last performance of the season closes in May,..."

June 10, 2011 Arts Feature by Jonelle Seitz

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