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Theater review: Artes de la Rosa, ‘Twelfth Night’

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Michael C. Foster

There is a lot of confusion in Twelfth Night, the Shakespearen comedy about twins separated by a tempest, which opened at Artes de la Rosa last weekend. Read more

Theater review: ‘Romeo and Juliet’ opens Stolen Shakespeare Guild’s festival

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Walter Betts

Romeo and Juliet, the Bard’s tragic tale of a pair of star-crossed lovers, was the logical choice for the Valentine’s Day weekend opening of the Stolen Shakespeare Festival — a three-weekend event presented by the Stolen Shakespeare Guild at the ... Read more

Musical ‘Once’ finds success without any bells and whistles

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Joan Marcus

Of all the Tony Awards upsets in the best musical category in the 21st century, the second-biggest had to be in 2012, when a musical based on 2006 indie film Once beat the show adapted from the 1992 Disney film Newsies. (The biggest upset ... Read more

Concert review: Pepe Romero at Piano Pavilion

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peperomero.com

Famed classical guitarist Pepe Romero performed a recital at the Kimbell Art Museum’s Renzo Piano Pavilion on Thursday that was long on virtuosity and nationalism, but short on context. Read more

New FWSO season runs from Kholodenko to Bugs Bunny

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Star-Telegram

FORT WORTH — The Fort Worth Symphony orchestra plans to showcase masters like Beethoven, Mozart and Rachmaninoff in its 2015-16 season — as well as Bugs Bunny and George Constanza. Read more

Norman Ussery out at Theatre Arlington

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DFW.com

Theatre Arlington has named an interim executive director following the abrupt resignation of Norman Ussery, the theater’s executive director since 2013, the company announced Thursday. Read more

Bart Shaw is a most winning architect

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Star-Telegram

When the Fort Worth chapter of the American Institute of Architects handed out its design awards for 2014, seven projects were lauded. Four of them were by architect Bart Shaw. Read more

A very geeky Valentine’s Day in DFW

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This year, we at DFW.com wanted to surprise our loves with something different. Something sexy, but that doesn’t involve riding crops, spankings or 50 shades of dreadful prose. Read more

Dirty Dozen entertainment guide, Feb. 13-19, 2014

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Critics’ picks: A Fort Worth art contest with a $5,000 top prize

1 The Betsy Price Citywide High School Art Competition: Open to any high school student in Fort Worth, the competition, with the theme “The Meaning of Life,” awards the first-place winner $5,000, second place $3,000, and third place $1,000. There is no cos... Read more

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