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    Pop Rocks: We Settle The Question Of Who Was Greater: Bill Shatner Or Liz Taylor?

    ? This week saw two milestones in the entertainment world. The first was the 80th birthday, on Tuesday, of Captain Kirk himself, William Shatner. The second was the unsurprising yet still depressing death yesterday of one of Hollywood's last true ico...

    @ Art Attack by Pete Vonder Haar on March 24, 2011 @ 9:00 am
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    New Film Is a Feast for H.P. Lovecraft Fans

    It's a dark time for the followers of Cthulhu. Granted, that's sort of the point of being a follower of Cthulhu, but there's a specific gripe this time (instead of the usual, run-of-the-mill complaints about the day the elder gods rise to devour us a...

    @ Art Attack by Jef With One F on March 23, 2011 @ 5:26 pm
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    Your Meme of the Week: Things With Faces

    Everything child-related in the '80s had to use personification. Choo-choo trains, food, even training toilets. Remember the trees in Wizard Of Oz? They wanted to eat you. The furnace in Home Alone? It wanted your bones. Mac Tonight, that old McDonal...

    @ Art Attack by Craig Hlavaty on March 23, 2011 @ 2:59 pm
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    Documentary, Collage and Music

    Contemporary photographer Joseph Mills utilizes a combination of documentary and collage techniques to realize his surreal street-level images. A handful of photographs recently on display at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston include images from his "I...

    @ Art Attack by Chris Becker on March 23, 2011 @ 1:37 pm
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    R.I.P. Dame Elizabeth Taylor: A Guide To Her Essential Films

    Art Attack is crying tears of White Diamonds perfume this morning at the news that Dame Elizabeth Taylor, star of some 70 films and television shows and a wife in eight marriages (two to the same man) has died. She was 79 and was probably the last s...

    @ Art Attack by Brittanie Shey on March 23, 2011 @ 11:56 am
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    Aimless Spirits Haunt Stages' Yankee Tavern

    Philip Lehl, left, and Adam Gibbs in Yankee Tavern Yankee Tavern, which just began its run at Stages, doesn't completely hang together dramatically. Playwright Steven Dietz sends his plot spinning off in too many directions. You might say that i...

    @ Art Attack by David Theis on March 23, 2011 @ 9:59 am
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    The Sophisticated Sounds of Songs From a Room

    SoFAR #3 took place at the Montrose/Midtown apartment of David Cordua. Houston's third installment of Songs from a Room went off without a hitch Monday night at the apartment of David Cordua on the cusp of East Montrose and Midtown. The concept-co...

    @ Art Attack by Troy Schulze on March 22, 2011 @ 6:26 pm
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    TUTS Announces Nominations for 9th Annual Tommy Tune Awards

    During the 2010-2011 school year, a team of Houston-based theatre professionals evaluated 45 participating high school productions. From the announcement: John C. Breckenridge, President and CEO of Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS), announced today t...

    @ Art Attack by Troy Schulze on March 22, 2011 @ 4:30 pm
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    Ticket Giveaway: Jane Eyre

    Simply put, we have a slew of free passes to tomorrow night's screening of Jane Eyre, and you're welcome to them. Stop by the Houston Press office at 1621 Milam and grab some at the front desk. Screening info: Wednesday, March 23, 7:30 p.m. Landma...

    @ Art Attack by Troy Schulze on March 22, 2011 @ 3:30 pm
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    Are You an Arts & Culture Editor?

    Are you cultured, web-savvy, thoughtful and fast? Our Arts & Culture Editor Troy Schulze is leaving us to pursue a few endeavors (and make a little art himself in the process). And while he'll continue to contribute for us, the Houston Press has an ...

    @ Art Attack by Art Attack on March 22, 2011 @ 2:30 pm
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    100 Creatives: David Eagleman

    Neuroscientist and bestselling author David Eagleman (Part of our ongoing series profiling 100 Houston-area artists. No rankings; no order. Check back every Tuesday and Thursday for another edition.) What he does: By day, David Eagleman is a neur...

    @ Art Attack by Troy Schulze on March 22, 2011 @ 1:30 pm
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    Ubisoft's Rocksmith: The Next Guitar Hero?

    Guitar Hero for purists? The concept of Ubisoft's upcoming Rocksmith video game is simple enough to explain to someone: Imagine Guitar Hero with a real guitar. And now that Guitar Hero has shuffled off this mortal coil and into cold storage until ...

    @ Art Attack by Craig Hlavaty on March 22, 2011 @ 12:30 pm
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    New On DVD: How Do You Know, The People I've Slept With, Skyline, The Tourist, Yogi Bear

    How Do You Know A brave, odd duck of a romantic comedy from James L. Brooks, How Do You Know strays as far from a barrel of laughs as a writer-director formed by network television can get without losing his grip altogether. Reese Witherspoon stars i...

    @ Art Attack by Art Attack on March 22, 2011 @ 11:21 am
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    Pre-Fame Celebrities in Commercials

    We all have to start somewhere, whether it be flipping burgers or flipping burgers in burger commercials. Just as not everyone is an immediate success in the real world, not all actors start doing blockbusters right after acting school (or blowing Mi...

    @ Art Attack by Craig Hlavaty on March 22, 2011 @ 10:00 am
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    Pop Rocks: And The Home Of Inane

    There's a scene in The American President -- Aaron Sorkin's pre-West Wing exercise in wishful liberalism -- when President Shepherd (Michael Douglas) describes America as "advanced citizenship." It's a nice thought, especially in the fantastical cont...

    @ Art Attack by Pete Vonder Haar on March 22, 2011 @ 9:02 am
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    It's International Jorts Day

    See, it's been about two years since I first took scissors to my first pair of jeans in desperation to make shorts for the warmer weather. I remember taking that first cut into a pair of faded gray Levi's Slim Straights like it was yesterday, having ...

    @ Art Attack by Craig Hlavaty on March 21, 2011 @ 5:37 pm
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    Texas Repertory Theatre's I Do! I Do! Can't Overcome Feeble Script, Music

    Shondra Marie and Steven Fenley in I Do! I Do! The Setup: Once your first musical, The Fantasticks, runs for 42 straight years -- that would be an astounding 17,162 performances -- making it the universe's longest-running musical, you are forever ...

    @ Art Attack by D.L. Groover on March 21, 2011 @ 5:14 pm
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    Glasstire.com Repaired and Rolling Again

    Also, the new design looks great; navigation's easy; and we're happy to see our friends healthy and back in business. Go check it out! ...

    @ Art Attack by Troy Schulze on March 21, 2011 @ 3:02 pm
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    Gallery Scene: Opening This Week

    Marvin Zindler, early 1950s This Thursday, the much-anticipated "Bayou City Noir" opens at the Museum of Printing History, and we've got a pair of recommendations each for Friday and Saturday. Bayou City Noir: The Photographs of Marvin Zindler In...

    @ Art Attack by Troy Schulze on March 21, 2011 @ 1:13 pm
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    The Week In TV: Small Victories

    Some great comedies get to stick around for next year, and I totally get the fascination with Li'l Sebastian. This was the week in TV Land: ? Victory is mine, victory is mine, great day in the morning, victory is mine: NBC, its back against the wall...

    @ Art Attack by Daniel Carlson on March 21, 2011 @ 9:44 am
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Capsule Art Reviews: July 24, 2014

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Capsule Stage Reviews: July 24, 2014

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No&euml;l Coward&rsquo;s Fallen Angels Sex Farce Seems Fresh Even Today Noël Coward’s Fallen Angels Sex Farce Seems Fresh Even Today

Nineteen twenty-five was definitely the year to be Noël Coward. He had four shows running concurrently on London's West End and was starring in his sensational The Vortex from the… More >>

Capsule Art Reviews: July 17, 2014

"The American Landscape" at Meredith Long & Company features the work of Larry Horowitz, but the paintings by William Anzalone capture the imagination as well, and a number of artists… More >>

Capsule Stage Reviews: July 17, 2014

Brooklyn the Musical This musical has five lead characters, almost no choreography and a minimalist set. An orphaned 14-year-old girl from France named Brooklyn comes to Brooklyn to find the… More >>

Immigration and Language and Immigration

Dear Mexican, I have some questions and observations. During George, W. Bush's administration, ther was a lot of talk for and against comprehensive immigration reform (amnesty to some). One remark that… More >>

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The world of photography has many mansions. Some photographers seek to capture a fleeting moment of action frozen in time. Others await the moment when the sun bursts through the… More >>

Smoking, Evolution and History Smoking, Evolution and History

Dear Mexican, I noticed that Mexican people don't generally smoke. Don't get me wrong — I'm not condoning smoking, but it's interesting to see how some groups do or do no… More >>