Archive for November, 2021

TUTS Keeps Theatre Texas Large With Big Show Swings and a Brand New Building in a Pandemic World

“Theatre Under the Stars does musicals in a way that other shows cannot across the country. We produce things big. It’s Texas. They require it.” So says TUTS artistic director Dan Knechtges in a recent conversation with PaperCity about the great leap back to live performances at the Hobby Center. As a producer of musicals … Continued

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Dean of the Claire Trevor School of the Arts

The University of California, Irvine (UCI) is seeking a dean for its Claire Trevor School of the Arts (CTSA). The new dean will bring a strategic vision for the future of the School. The dean should also possess a knowledge of and an affinity for collaborative approaches to learning and research excellence. The dean will lead the School into its next chapter of growth by re-imagining... | Read More

Music Director, Greenville Symphony Orchestra

Position summary

The Music Director reports directly to the Board and is responsible for the fulfillment of the Greenville Symphony Orchestra’s (GSO) artistic potential and its image in the community. The Music Director is responsible for the repertoire, programming, and artistic production. The Music Director participates in auditions and has a significant influence (higher percentage... | Read More

Houston Defies College Athletics’ Crazy Impatience Games — With Kelvin Sampson and Dana Holgorsen, UH is Built For Longterm Success

The University of Houston administration could have listened to the noise — and there is always noise swirling around the well paid coaches of big time college athletics. It could have decided that Dana Holgorsen’s 7-13 record in his first 20 games as the Cougars’ $20 million coach was cause for serious alarm and drastic … Continued

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Perfume House Favored by European and Hollywood Royalty Moves Into Houston — Krigler Sets Up Shop in the Four Seasons

Perfumer Ben Krigler has a charming exuberance for his trade, a pride based not only on the 117 years that his family has been creating fragrances for the House of Krigler but also on the brand’s jaw-dropping clientele that includes European royalty, Hollywood elite and millionaire moguls. On a recent visit to Houston for opening … Continued

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Oncor just made the largest donation of parkland in Dallas since 1938

A donation from Oncor Electric Delivery of 110 acres in southeast Dallas will become the latest addition to the Dallas Parks system.

Mayor Eric Johnson told reporters Tuesday that Oncor’s gift is the largest donation of parkland in Dallas since 1938, when the city acquired more than 600 acres of parkland from the W.W. Samuell Estate.

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Oncor just made the largest donation of parkland in Dallas since 1938

A donation from Oncor Electric Delivery of 110 acres in southeast Dallas will become the latest addition to the Dallas Parks system.

Mayor Eric Johnson told reporters Tuesday that Oncor’s gift is the largest donation of parkland in Dallas since 1938, when the city acquired more than 600 acres of parkland from the W.W. Samuell Estate.

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Tickets on sale for immersive Frida Kahlo exhibit in Dallas

Tickets are now on sale to experience a new vision from the creators of the Immersive Van Gogh experience. The Toronto-based Lighthouse Immersive’s newest exhibit will focus on the life and work of Frida Kahlo.

Using advanced Panasonic digital projectors, the exhibit, housed at the Lighthouse Artspace Dallas, will feature more than 500,000 cubic feet of projected art. Frida: Immersive... | Read More

Alice Sebold apologizes to the man exonerated in the rape that her memoir focused on

"I am sorry most of all for the fact that the life you could have led was unjustly robbed from you," the author wrote in a statement. A judge exonerated Anthony Broadwater of the crime last week.

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New German Cycling Pub Rolls Into Fort Worth’s Magnolia Neighborhood — The Radler is Here

The Radler is set to open this week along Magnolia in Fort Worth. The new North Texas pub is being brought to life by the same trio behind a number of other local watering holes. Trey Floyd, Brendan Willbanks and Morgan Roberts also own Durty Murphy’s Irish Pub and The Winchester Tavern (both in downtown … Continued

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