Bass Performance Hall

Miranda Lambert of Pistol Annies performs onstage during the Stagecoach Country Music Festival held at the Empire Polo Field on April 28, 2012 in Indio, California. (credit: Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Stagecoach)

Mother’s Day Weekend Events Across DFW

There are plenty of activities to keep you and mom entertained this weekend. CBS 11 News entertainment reporter Sandie Newton looks at some of the best ones.


A promotional photograph of the musical "Mary Poppins." (credit: Disney)

Sandie’s Arts Blog: Jazz, Country & Disney

CBS 11 News entertainment reporter Sandie Newton looks at the best events happening around DFW this coming weekend.


Anne Bass attends a theater premiere in New York City. (credit: Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Former Butler On Trial For Extortion Of Texas Billionaire’s Ex-Wife

Held hostage on her estate, Anne H. Bass, the former wife of Texas billionaire Sid Bass, received an injection from masked assailants who made a chilling ultimatum: Hand over millions of dollars for the antidote, or die from a deadly virus.


Sandie’s Arts Blog: John Leguizamo, UNCF & Wagner

Want to spend an evening laughing with one of Hollywood’s funniest actors and comedians? Here’s the perfect opportunity!


Sandie’s Arts Blog: Globetrotters & Conductors

One of the most beloved basketball teams – ever – returns to North Texas this weekend.


Sandie’s Arts Blog: Celebrating The Holidays

Lots to celebrate at this time of year in North Texas! There is some of the best seasonal entertainment to be found anywhere!


Dallas Ballet Center

3 Can’t Miss Holiday Experiences For Kids

With the chaos of holiday shopping, wrapping and cooking, don’t forget to take some time to really experience the magic of the season with your kids.


Sandie’s Arts Blog: Lots Of Holiday Entertainment

‘Tis the season to start enjoying all of the wonderful holiday entertainment North Texas has to offer…and there is plenty! First up – families will enjoy the very best in holiday entertainment for all ages […]


Sandie’s Arts Blog: Halloween

Halloween takes center stage this week – well of course after we have exhausted all of our Ranger Pride!! Six Flags over Texas is THE place to be this weekend for special scariness! Three new […]


Sandie’s Arts Blog: A Big Weekend!

We have some culture, the State Fair, Rangers baseball and lots more this week! DO NOT MISS THE WORLD SERIES!!!!  Makes sure you cheer on our Texas Rangers as they go up against the St […]


Sandie’s Arts Blog: Great Theater

There is a lot of great theater on tap this week!  First up – the much anticipated BILLY ELLIOT-THE MUSICAL finally opens at the AT&T Performing Arts Center.  The Tony award winning musical has wowed […]


Arts Blog: Excitement For April

This week brings an exciting collaboration between our Dallas Symphony and The Dallas International FIlm Festival. The award winning composer behind many great films like Devil wears Prada and Marley and Me will be in […]