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Theater review: ‘The Brothers Size’


Buddy Myers

Tarell Alvin McCraney’s The Brother/Sister Plays was first fully presented as a trilogy in 2009 (each had been workshopped years before), when the playwright was nearing 30. Considering the innovation and skill of the work, as evidenced in Jubilee Theatre ... Read more

The Trinity River, through the lens of Star-Telegram photographers



When the Amon Carter Museum of American Art debuted its exhibition “Meet Me at the Trinity: Photographs by Terry Evans” in August, there was some vocal dissent. Read more

Star-Telegram readers’ photos of the Trinity River


Dale Smith

Star-Telegram readers love the Trinity River. That became apparent when the newspaper’s review of a Fort Worth museum’s Trinity River... Read more

Inside the Perot Museum’s exhibit “2theXtreme: MathAlive!”


Oscar Williams

The newest temporary exhibit at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science answers every student’s biggest math question: “When am I ever going to use it?” Read more

Bass Hall audience treated to exceptional performance of Beethoven’s ‘Emperor’

The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra’s concerts this weekend are in the hands of two guests, and they are quite an impressive pair. Read more

Irving Arts Center’s ‘Peruvian Gold’ exhibit shines light on pre-Incan cultures


Museo Sican

Richard Huff, executive director of Texas’ Irving Arts Center, who is retiring in August after 20 years on the job, had been looking to go out on a high note. Read more

In the galleries: Anthony Dominguez at Waxahachie’s Webb Gallery


Courtesy Webb Gallery

Fort Worth-born artist Anthony Dominguez showed such promise. Read more

It came from the ’80s: The Modern’s ‘Urban Theater’ show


Photo collage Mark Hoffer/DFW.com

The ’80s were roughly 30 years ago — the same distance that Marty McFly traveled back to that quaint 1950s town square. But in the new show at the Read more

‘Urban Theater’ show brings trio of artists to Fort Worth



One of the advantages to launching an exhibit of almost-contemporary art, such as the Modern’s recently opened, “Urban Theater: New York Art in the 1980s” is that most of the artists are still alive. Read more

Dirty dozen entertainment guide: Oct. 3-9, 2014


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Click ahead to see this week’s Dirty Dozen, your weekly 12 pack o’ fun to what’s going on in DFW. Read more

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