Arts

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Supporters Want Large-Scale Performing Arts Facility In Frisco

Just as the Dallas Cowboys prepare to build their new 91-acre headquarters, some other performers are also thinking big in Frisco.

CBS 11–12/16/2014

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5 Little Known Facts About “A Christmas Carol”

Carlo DeVito, author of “Inventing Scrooge” from sister company Simon & Schuster, shares five little known facts about Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol.”

12/08/2014

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Designer Erin Gates On Styling Your Bookshelf

Get tips for organizing your bookshelf from Erin Gates, interior designer and author of “Elements of Style: Designing a Home & a Life” from sister company Simon & Schuster.

11/05/2014

Dallas Performing Arts Sampler Series. (credit: dpass.org)

Local Performing Arts Institutions Offering “Sampler” Pass

Seven of the city’s finest performing arts institutions worked together for the first time to create the Dallas Performing Arts Sampler Series.

CBS 11–12/02/2013

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Dallas Opera Announces New Music Director

Today the Dallas Opera proudly announced, Emmanuel Villaume as the new music director . He’s only the third person ever to be named to that position in the 56 year history of the company.

04/30/2013

Main Street Arts Festival 2012

Increased Security At Main Street Arts Festival

After tragedy struck the Boston Marathon this week, security at other events — including this weekend’s Main Street Fort Worth Arts Festival — is at the top of everyone’s mind.

04/17/2013

Music Hall at Fair Park

Dallas Summer Musicals Announces Lineup

Dallas Summer Musicals is kicking off its 73rd season, and they are expecting it to be their biggest season yet! All shows will be held at Music Hall at Fair Park.

01/24/2013

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Booker T. Washington High School Impressive In More Than Just Arts

Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts in Dallas has always produced impressive graduates. But lately, academics has also been making for some really impressive kids.

12/27/2012

The cast of "The Addams Family" poses for a promotional shot on stage. (credit: Jeremy Daniel via TheAddamsFamilyMusicalTour.com)

“Addams Family” Now At Music Hall At Fair Park

They’re creepy and their kooky, and now they have their own musical. A musical adaptation of the Addams Family is playing at the Music Hall at Fair Park through October 21.

10/08/2012

Fort Worth

Budget Proposal Would Slash Arts Funding In Fort Worth

The City of Fort Worth is considering slashing funding for the arts in its upcoming budget. People in the arts community are asking the city to remove them from the city’s general fund budget altogether.

08/09/2012

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Musicians Could Set New Record At UNT Horn Symposium

Musicians from around the world are gathering in Denton this weekend to try to set a new world record. They’ll be performing in the world’s largest French horn ensemble.

05/18/2012

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Weekend Arts Festival Wraps Up

After four days of colorful displays and entertainment the Main Street Arts Fest came to a close Sunday night.

04/22/2012

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