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Dirty dozen entertainment guide: March 13-19, 2015

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Luke Wade to headline FWSO’s Concerts in the Garden

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DFW.com

The Fort Worth Symphony’s 25th annual Concerts in the Garden summer series will feature four new acts, including reality TV star Luke Wade, the com... Read more

Theater review: Out of the Loop Fringe Festival

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Out of the Loop Fringe Festival

WaterTower’s Out of the Loop Fringe Festival is in year 14, and one of the promising trends about this year is that there’s a greater emphasis on developing new work from writers who are either based here or have North Texas connections. Read more

Review: Inaugural Cliburn Festival strikes a chord with Chopin lovers

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Special to the Star-Telegram

The Cliburn Festival, the first of what will be an annual event, was a distinct success last weekend at the Kimbell Art Museum’s Renzo Piano Pavilion. Read more

Review: Adam Golka with Amphion String Quartet at Cliburn Festival

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Special to the Star-Telegram

The Cliburn Festival of Chopin’s music came to its conclusion in grand style Sunday afternoon, as the final pianist, Adam Golka, split the afternoon with a small group of string players and produced something rare with some of Chopin’s most familiar music. Read more

Review: Ko-Eun Yi with Amphion String Quartet at Cliburn Festival

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Special to the Star-Telegram

The Cliburn Festival’s Chopin marathon neared the finish line with programs on Saturday afternoon and evening. One more dash, on Sunday afternoon, will bring the 2015 edition to a close. Read more

Review: Fei-Fei Dong at Cliburn Festival

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Special to the Star-Telegram

The Cliburn Festival’s Chopin marathon swept past the halfway mark Saturday afternoon. The featured performer this time was Fei-Fei Dong, assisted in the final work of her program by violinist Michael Shih and cellist Allan Steele. Read more

Review: Allan Steele and Mariangela Vacatello at Cliburn Festival

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Star-Telegram

The Van Cliburn Foundation, which has steadily increased its activities through the years, introduced something new on Thursday night: the first annual Cliburn Festival. Read more

Arts writer’s picks: ‘Low Down’ on DVD

1 Low Down: While the entertaining Whiplash was getting all the attention last year, there was another movie about jazz that dug deeper without as much yelling. Based on the memoir by Amy-Jo Albany, recalling ... Read more

Theater review: ‘Medea’ and ‘The School for Wives’

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Karen Almond

“Dying is easy; comedy is hard,” the old saying goes, and currently at Dallas Theater Center it’s proving true. DTC has begun its multiyear Classics Initiative with a doubleheader of one of the world’s great tragedies paired with an equally great comedy, running in rot... Read more

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