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Barry Douglas returns to Fort Worth

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Katya Kraynova

Pianist Barry Douglas is a charming person to interview. Read more

Chamber Music Society of Fort Worth promises ‘unexpected discoveries’ next season

Indulge Levinson Arts

Special to the S-T

The Chamber Music Society of Fort Worth’s 2015-2016 concert season is titled “Unexpected Discoveries” and will feature performances of works by composers both well-known and rarely played. Read more

Review: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

It’s the time for nontheater versions of Shakespeare’s hit plays in Cowtown. The Fort Worth Opera’s Hamlet closed Sunday, and Ballet Frontier of Texas opened A Midsummer Night’s Dream at the Scott Theatre on S... Read more

Review: Fort Worth Opera’s Frontiers

There’s an annual bonus for Fort Worth Opera subscribers with a sense of adventure. It’s called Frontiers, and it presents bits and pieces of operas that are newer than brand new; often they haven’t even been completed. Read more

Review: ‘Mercy Killers’

Michael Milligan

photo 2014 © Michal Daniel

The tragedy of a death accelerated by inadequate healthcare coverage goes far beyond the pain and suffering of the victim. Read more

Dirty dozen entertainment guide: May 8-14, 2015

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DFW.com archives

Scottish games, Frontier Forts Days, Untapped and Homegrown provide good reasons to be outside. Read more

In the galleries: Artspace111

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Courtesy of Devin Nowlin

Fort Worth-based artist Devon Nowlin launches her luxury art brand May 15 at Artspace111. “Casual Luxury Complex” is Nowlin’s take on the intersection between art and cultural attainment, via contemporary marketing. Visit her residential environment curated specifically for g... Read more

Theater review: ‘Urinetown’

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Eric Younkin Jr

There are still people who like musicals and yet probably won’t go see Urinetown: The Musical because of its title. Note to them: get over that and take the chance with Theatre Arlington’s current revival. Read more

Theater review: ‘I and You’

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Lauren Gunderson

You would not think that a show about Walt Whitman, loneliness and liver disease could make this much sense. Read more

Review: Fort Worth Opera’s ‘Hamlet’ at Bass Hall

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Star-Telegram

Shakespeare aficionados may find composer Ambroise Thomas’ take on Hamlet infuriating, but the Fort Worth Opera’s lively production may go some way toward softening their wrath. Read more

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