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Bobby Womack performs on Day 2 of the Roskilde Festival on July 5, 2013 in Roskilde, Denmark. (credit: Danny E. Martindale/Getty Images)

Legendary Soul Singer Bobby Womack Dead At 70

Bobby Womack, a colorful and highly influential R&B singer-songwriter who influenced artists from the Rolling Stones to Damon Albarn, has died. He was 70. Womack was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease two years ago.

06/27/2014

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Best Upcoming Summer Charity Events In DFW

While many charity events occur in the early spring or fall, there are a few charitable organizations that have events in the summer. Here are some that would love to have your support.

06/16/2014

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50 Shades The Musical Opens In North Texas

The Fifty Shades of Grey trilogy sold more than 32 million copies in the U.S. Like the book series, “50 Shades The Musical” is a huge success selling out in both New York and Chicago. Tonight it premieres at the Dallas City Performance Hall.

CBS 11–01/08/2014

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Best Places To Eat Before A Show In DFW

Entertainment and eating go hand in hand. Whether you’re going to a concert or a traveling Broadway show, these DFW restaurants are the best places to dine before showtime.

09/25/2013

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Peter and The Starcatcher Opens At Winspear Opera House

“Peter and the Starcatcher” details the Peter Pan’s backstory and it’s opening at the Winspear Opera House at the AT&T Performing Arts Center.

CBS 11–09/17/2013

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Best DFW Shows To See This Fall On A Budget

When it comes to live performances, Dallas offers some of the best. With opera, concerts and ballet, one need not break the bank to view the arts. Here is a list of some of the best shows to see this fall on a budget.

08/05/2013

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2013 DFW Spring Theater Preview

The DFW arts and theater community excels year after year with stellar performances that are Broadway worthy. The 2013 spring theater season is loaded with impressive shows.

01/28/2013

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The Strange Case Of A ‘Jekkie’ And The AT&T PAC

Michael Edwards refers to himself a Jekkie, a fan of the musical Jekyll and Hyde. But the moment you walk into his home in Lavon you realize he is much more than a fan.

12/05/2012

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Families Of Fallen Troops Visiting DFW

Hundreds of children and spouses of fallen U.S. military are flying into North Texas for some all-expenses-paid holiday fun for the next few days.

11/30/2012

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“War Horse” Puppet Meets Real Horses In Dallas

The central character of “War Horse” is a horse named Joey, represented by a life-sized puppet. The movements are so convincing that it’s easy to forget you are not seeing a live horse.

09/14/2012

Chicago

All-Access Backstage Tour For “Chicago”

The longest running American musical, “Chicago”, opened last night at the AT&T Performing Arts Center. It is the season’s first show presented by the Lexus Broadway Series. I went backstage with Dana Cobb for an all access pass.

08/15/2012

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Best Upcoming Theater Events In DFW

This summer, enjoy a divine satirical comedy or a rollicking Andrew Lloyd Webber musical. Laugh with Sesame Street-esque puppets in a Broadway musical perfect for the iPod generation. Witness a thought-provoking and intense Tony Award-winning musical in Fort Worth.

07/16/2012

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