Author Archive

Texas Lens: Reflecting on 36 Years at Booker T.

I am proud to say that I am a former member of the dance faculty at Booker T. (an affectionate name given to the school by recent alums). ... | Read More

Houston Celebrates Bergman at the MFAH

Swedish filmmaker Ingmar Bergman is nobody’s idea of a summer watching. ... | Read More

Latinx Roots in the Lone Star State: Cara Mía Theatre Co.’s 2018-19 Season

Immigration, belonging, and identity are three of today’s most pressing issues; Dallas’s Cara Mia Theatre Co. is tackling them head-on. ... | Read More

Texas Lens: Audience as Player/Experiments in Interactive Performance

You arrive at Texas State University’s Performing Arts Center in San Marcos and find the front doors to the lobby locked. ... | Read More

It Happened in Houston: Judy Chicago’s The Dinner Party at UH Clear Lake

Judy Chicago’s monumental installation, The Dinner Party, debuted March 14, 1979, at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the first stop on a planned nine-year tour of the U.S. and abroad.... | Read More

Funny stuff: Dallas’ first nonprofit comedy theater proves laughter is the best medicine

In a newly rehabbed, 75-seat black box theater, tucked behind Peticolas Brewing Company in the Dallas Design District, two men are pretending to tour a home.... | Read More

Why We Sing: Houston Chamber Choir Celebrates the Art and Joy of Singing Together

Robert Simpson, founder and artistic director of the Houston Chamber Choir (HCC), has just brought home one of the most coveted awards in the field of choral music. ... | Read More

TX Studio: Ann Johnson

Ann Johnson’s studio is a manifestation of the love that de Chardin believed comprises the universe.... | Read More

TX Studio: Julia Barbosa Landois

Julia Barbosa Landois and I sit under the marginally-less sweltering awning of a Houston coffee shop on one of the first truly furnace-like days of the year, discussing her fears.... | Read More

The A+C TX Top Ten: Summer 2018

Our top ten picks for arts + culture events happening across the Lone Star state this summer.... | Read More
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