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'No American Talent': Coming around the Mountain from faraway lands
"...The new series at Okay Mountain is titled "No American Talent"..."

Jan. 12, 2007 Arts Feature by Rachel Koper

Arthouse: America's Got Talent!
Curator Anne Ellegood explains her picks for this year's New American Talent exhibit at Arthouse
"...juried shows such as Austin Museum of Art's triennial "New Art in Austin," the nonprofit Texas Biennial, and Arthouse's..."

July 20, 2007 Arts Feature by Rachel Koper

American Hustle
It's all about the hair, the performances, and the grift and graft in this unpredictable new offering from David O. Russell.
"...It’s all about the hair in American Hustle: a small-time con man’s elaborate comb-over; a well-meaning..."

Dec. 20, 2013 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Wet Hot American Summer
Spoof of old summer-camp sexcapades is performed by a sprawling cast of comedic hams, largely culled from comedy troupe the State.
"...for one film title to shoulder, but Wet Hot American Summer left off a couple more pertinent ones, like..."

Nov. 2, 2001 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Boy George’s New Life
Culture Club frontman relives the Seventies
"...George O’Dowd, 57, would prefer to talk about the new LP by the original Culture Club ahead of playing..."

July 4, 2018 Music Post by Tim Stegall

SXSW Film Review: American Fable
A farm girl has a tough choice to make in this dreamy film
"...by a mouse he spares? In writer/director, Anne Hamilton’s, new feature American Fable, Gitty (Peyton Kennedy), an 11-year old..."

March 16, 2016 Screens Post by Ashley Moreno

A New ATX6 Ventures to Vietnam
Music scene ambassadors prepare for far-flung adventures
"...the Hole in the Wall to welcome in the new ATX6, a group of local songwriters who will represent..."

July 9, 2018 Music Post

Council's Got ... Talent?
At intermission, we talk to the headliners
"...a certain midseason replacement reminds us that America's Got Talent! Yup, everyone loves a good talent show. And as..."

July 13, 2007 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

American Repertory Ensemble
ARE's new program aims for fewer people so it can put more of them inside the magic
"...bringing in more people. In something of a shift, American Repertory Ensemble is bringing in fewer people to its..."

Jan. 16, 2009 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

An American in Paris
Even if you think you've watched this musical to death during home viewings, you have never really seen this most tragic of all the director's tragic musicals if you haven't viewed it on a big screen with its shimmering color photography.
"...that inspired the film's title and surreal ballet. An American in Paris, however, is a brooding, somber work. Like..."

July 9, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Dvorák's New World Inquiry
How a Czech composer helped America find its authentic voice
"...Imagine a divided America, facing a new century – one lucky class made enormously rich by..."

Nov. 12, 2004 Arts Feature by Katherine Catmull

Playback: The New Face of Austin Music Festivals
Taking stock of Austin’s festival landscape a week after the conclusion of ACL Fest
"...while also hosting Voodoo Music + Arts Experience in New Orleans on Halloween weekend. Competing with themselves is nothing..."

Oct. 20, 2017 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Can New Republic Studios Be a Game Changer for Austin?
Massive makeover could make Austin the new Atlanta for film
"...It's no newsflash that Austin is a film town. The last few..."

Nov. 21, 2017 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

American Rust: A Novel
Former Austinite Philipp Meyer has impeccable, even prescient, timing with his debut novel about an economically ravaged steel town in Pennsylvania
"...American Rust: A novelby Philipp Meyer Spiegel & Grau, 367..."

March 13, 2009 Books Review by James Renovitch

An American in Paris (1951)
"...George and Ira Gershwin song ever written ... An American in Paris, however, is a brooding, somber work. Like..."

May 28, 1999 Screens Feature

All-American
Jimmie Vaughan at 50
"...ended in divorce and was followed up by a new girlfriend named Robin, who takes an active part overseeing..."

Nov. 23, 2001 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

New World Pioneer
"...disappear? Why, after coming up in a group of new directors whose members included Francis Ford Coppola, Martin Scorsese,..."

March 12, 1999 Screens Feature by Louis Black

New in Print
Blake Bailey's utterly absorbing and unquestionably definitive biography coincides with the release of two Library of America collections of Cheever's novels and short stories
"...was a short-story writer, one who possessed a distinctly American voice, and over the course of 40 years, he..."

Feb. 27, 2009 Books Review by John Davidson

A New Era for the Travis County Democratic Party
After years of infighting and a tumultuous election in March, the TCDP must now proceed as one
"..."When I decided to run for this position, I knew that it was a challenging, unpaid position, but I..."

June 15, 2018 News Feature by Nina Hernandez

Time for a New Republic (Studios)
John Robison is building a creative campus out in Bastrop
"...a film and TV production center could get a new boost through a proposal to turn a local studio..."

Dec. 1, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Linda Watson Hired as New Cap Met CEO
Opinions on the incoming transit chief
"...transportation industry consultant who had public sector experience in New Jersey and Buffalo...."

June 17, 2010 News Post by Lee Nichols

Pearce Gets a New Principal
High test scores at what cost?
"...when Troutman decided to leave Houston to accept the new job in Austin, some of his former staff greeted..."

Aug. 24, 2007 News Feature by Justin Ward

Round Rock Express Begin New Era
Big changes afoot up Round Rock way
"...Houston's flailing farm system and the Rangers robust minor-league talent pool, I'm now excited to watch the progression of..."

April 8, 2011 Sports Feature

New & Noteworthy
Willie Nelson's Country Peach Cobbler Ice Cream
"...the founder of Farm Aid is known for his talent, his individuality, and his support for sustainable fuels and..."

July 20, 2007 Food Column by Virginia B. Wood

From Stuff, Art
The 21st 'New American Talent' exhibition features a whopping 72 works of art, many of them created from everyday objects
"...a whopping 72 artworks for the 21st iteration of "New American Talent." This year Arthouse invited Aimee Chang, curator..."

July 14, 2006 Arts Feature by Amanda Douberley

Oh, Give Me a Home
The 20th 'New American Talent' exhibition reveals a country struggling with isolation and power
"...Arthouse invited the New Museum's senior curator at large, Dan Cameron, all the..."

July 1, 2005 Arts Feature by Rachel Koper

The Next Steps
Ballet Austin seeks out tomorrow's Balanchines with a new and unique choreographic showcase
"...the stage. Two parts Arthouse exhibition and one part American Idol, this program brings a trio of the country's..."

Feb. 17, 2006 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

City Moves
This year, three New York choreographers vie for top prize in Ballet Austin's dance-off
"...a rehearsal of Bradley Shelver's work for Ballet Austin's New American Talent/Dance competition is the pairing of dancers Christopher..."

Feb. 17, 2012 Arts Feature by Jonelle Seitz

Wild West
"...dancing in the dark. The band, which favors the new country sounds of songwriters like Steve Earle, Nanci Griffith,..."

Nov. 26, 1993 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

That Was Then; This Is Now
The latest version of 'New Art in Austin' shows how much has changed in three years
"...Museum of Art opened the second exhibit in its new triennial, "New Art in Austin: 22 to Watch." Not..."

April 11, 2008 Arts Feature by Salvador Castillo

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