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Review: Luke Wade at Concerts in the Garden

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Star-Telegram

The Fort Worth Symphony’s Concerts in the Garden Series wrapped up the penultimate weekend of its 25th anniversary season Sunday night with a concert by soulful crooner Luke Wade in the Fort Worth Botanic Garden. Read more

Review: Cliburn Junior finalists perform

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The Cliburn

It’s a cliché of piano competitions for the jury chairman to soften the blow to the eliminated by declaring that the choices were unusually tough. In the case of the Junior Cliburn, there’s more than a grain of truth to the cliché. Read more

Review: Kimbell’s ‘Botticelli to Braque’

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National Galleries of Scotland

Scotland has a Botticelli; the Kimbell Art Museum does not. Read more

Review: ‘Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella’

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Carol Rosegg

This Cinderella goes through some changes. Read more

Review: Arie Vardi at PianoTexas

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Courtesy Cliburn Foundation

PianoTexas had one of its most entertaining programs Friday night as the academy/festival neared the end of this summer’s edition. Read more

Review: 5 Years by Bruce Wood Dance Company

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Courtesy

It’s hard to believe that it’s been a year since choreographer Bruce Wood died, but it’s great to know that his company, Bruce Wood Dance Project as it was revived in Dallas five years ago, is keeping his memory alive. The best way to do that, of course, is to revive his con... Read more

Review: Video Games Live at Concerts in the Garden

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Star-Telegram

All the audience members needed were their Wii remotes and XBox and Playstation controllers. Read more

Review: Music of U2 at Concerts in the Garden

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Special to DFW.com

After a Concerts in the Garden opening weekend that broke attendance records with 6,500 patrons, week two started Friday night with no sign of a sophomore slump. Read more

Review: Pink Martini opens 25th Concerts in the Garden Season

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Special/Rachel Parker

Nearly all of the numbers featured the Fort Worth Symphony under the baton of Music Director Miguel Harth-Bedoya, making his only appearance in this summer’s series. Read more

Review: Texas Ballet Theater’s ‘Crash’ a smashing success

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Fort Worth Star-Telegram

FORT WORTH If the plan for Texas Ballet Theater’s season finale, Artistic Director’s Choice, was to offer something new and different for its audiences, consider it a smashing success. Read more

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