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  • Dry Cocktail - Just like gin, this play will sneak up on you.


    Dry Cocktail - Just like gin, this play will sneak up on you.

    Contrary to the findings of the recent U.S. census, the WASP (White Anglo-Saxon Protestant) is merrily alive and doing quite well. In plays such as The Dining Room, Sylvia and Love Letters, playwright A.R. Gurney documents the habits and foibles of t...

    by D.L. Groover on March 24, 2011
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    The Week In Art Photos

    It's time again to check out the Houston Press Flickr Pool and see what kinds of art shots our talented photographers have added. If you think you've got a good eye, drop your pictures in the pool and we'll post the most eye-catching shots. (Be sure ...

    @ Art Attack by Troy Schulze on March 4, 2011 @ 5:00 pm
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    A New York Fashion Designer's Houston Education

    Lyn Devon in her NYC studio Fashion designer Lyn Devon didn't know what she'd find when she came to Houston to participate in our first-ever fashion week last year, at the urging of modeling agency owner Neal Hamil. She anticipated the women migh...

    @ Art Attack by Jenny Staff Johnson on March 4, 2011 @ 3:00 pm
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    Your Meme of the Week: Hipster Grandma

    After looking at the photo I realized that I had unwittingly made my Grandmother Hlavaty a meme without even knowing it. It sure sucks to constantly be sweating and dripping gold out of my pores, I tell ya.The Hipster Meme has gained traction the pas...

    @ Art Attack by Craig Hlavaty on March 4, 2011 @ 1:00 pm
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    Reviews For The Easily Distracted: Rango

    You Chose A Movie About Johnny Depp As A Chameleon Over The Adjustment Bureau And Cedar Rapids? I did. I felt any potential deficits in narrative complexity would be easily counterbalanced by the film's philosophical underpinnings. Really? Fine, it...

    @ Art Attack by Pete Vonder Haar on March 4, 2011 @ 12:00 pm
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    Idol Beat: The Cult Awareness Network

    It starts out ambiguously enough that you know something hinky is afoot, then moves into uncomfortably quasi-spiritual territory before flashing the "S"-word. And why am I talking about it so much? Because it was one of the few mildly surprising mome...

    @ Art Attack by Pete Vonder Haar on March 4, 2011 @ 11:18 am
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    Blue Movies

    New York City, 1936. Several members of Europe's expat avant-garde community have gathered in Julian Levy's Madison-Avenue gallery for a screening of artist Joseph Cornell's homemade film Rose Hobart. Cornell is operating the projector. The film, now...

    @ Art Attack by Chris Becker on March 4, 2011 @ 9:23 am
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    Video Pick: The Best Performances of the Decade

    Last Sunday's Academy Awards ceremony was also the last Oscars of the first decade of the 21st century. The New York Times asked actors--Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Vera Farmiga, Christolph Waltz, George Clooney, Jake Gyllenhaal, Carey Mulligan, ...

    @ Art Attack by Vernon Caldera on March 3, 2011 @ 5:22 pm
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    Cirque du Soleil Raises the Big Top

    Raising complete. While a forklift's stereo blared Queen's "We Are the Champions / We Will Rock You," Cirque du Soleil raised the grand chapiteau (big top) on its production OVO today at the Sam Houston Race Park. Cirque construction supervisors b...

    @ Art Attack by Troy Schulze on March 3, 2011 @ 3:52 pm
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    2011 AIA Houston Awards Showcase Strong Local Design Talent

    "Barndominium" by Logan and Johnson Architecture To win an AIA Houston 2011 Architecture Design Award, you either have to work in Houston or build here, so a glimpse at the annual awards is a reliable means of taking the temperature of the local a...

    @ Art Attack by Jenny Staff Johnson on March 3, 2011 @ 2:27 pm
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    "Tiger Blood" Splatters NYC's Armory Show

    Vicki DaSilva, Charlie Sheen Not even a high-profile "serious" art event like the Armory Show, going on right now in New York City, is immune to pop culture's basest vulture-fodder--or, of course, to a sly comment on the pervasiveness of it (depen...

    @ Art Attack by Troy Schulze on March 3, 2011 @ 11:40 am
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    Idol Beat: Ladies' Night

    But then, they probably shoot the losers. It's truly inspiring how freely the bullshit flows when we're still 23 people away from a winner. Because really, they're all "supremely talented" and "beautiful inside and out." But even so, we -- the Ameri...

    @ Art Attack by Pete Vonder Haar on March 3, 2011 @ 10:42 am
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    100 Creatives: David McGee

    The artist poses for us in 2003. (This is the first part of our ongoing series profiling 100 Houston-area artists. It's not a best-of-Houston list; it's not in order. It's simply an exploration of the creative impulse--what sparks it; what keeps i...

    @ Art Attack by Lauren Marmaduke on March 3, 2011 @ 9:00 am
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    Finally, A Medical Rationale For Celebrity Anti-Semitism

    Time was, a celebrity with negative opinions about "ze Jews" could opine about the threat they posed to Western culture until he/she was blue in the face, and many did (Henry Ford and Charles Lindbergh, to name a couple). Then World War II and the Ho...

    @ Art Attack by Pete Vonder Haar on March 3, 2011 @ 8:00 am
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    Top Five: The SXSW Film Festival

    And while early reports suggested that SXSW's biggest premiere this year would be Jodie Foster's The Beaver, with comeback-hopeful Mel Gibson as a man who combats his depression with a beaver hand puppet, we're happy to say there are several much mor...

    @ Art Attack by Troy Schulze on March 2, 2011 @ 3:38 pm
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    Video Pick: Gays With Guns

    All of its stories are produced by local filmmakers, consisting of more than 60 award-winning documentarians all over the world. Each week, correspondents are given a topic and asked to document it locally. A recent assignment, for example, was to fi...

    @ Art Attack by Vernon Caldera on March 2, 2011 @ 12:54 pm
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    "100 Creatives" Starts Tomorrow on Art Attack

    Simply called "100 Creatives," it's a way to introduce you to some of our already-notable artists in the visual and performing arts, as well as some up-and-coming folks in the worlds of film, writing, photography and multimedia. Twice a week, we'll ...

    @ Art Attack by Troy Schulze on March 2, 2011 @ 11:08 am
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    Playing the Silences

    Most of the composer's chamber music performances in Untitled consist of fortissimo piano clusters, relentless bass clarinet shrieks, and arrhythmic percussion hits interspersed with sobs, well placed kicks to a metal bucket, and an on-cue tearing in...

    @ Art Attack by Chris Becker on March 2, 2011 @ 9:02 am
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    An Inspector Calls Pays Off, Predictably

    L to R, Jason Hatcher, Abby Bergstrom and Chip Simmons The Setup: Don't expect fireworks. But for the patient, a highly satisfactory evening can be passed watching J.B. Priestley's drawing room drama, An Inspector Calls, here set in a formal dinin...

    @ Art Attack by Jim J. Tommaney on March 1, 2011 @ 5:45 pm
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    Made In Houston: Chloe Dao's Lot 8

    Chloe Dao chooses fabric for her Fall 2011 collection. There's no typical month for Chloe Dao--there's barely a typical day. But that's the life of a successful fashion designer. "Mondays, there is a staff meeting to go over schedules, goals and p...

    @ Art Attack by Kristen Eide on March 1, 2011 @ 5:19 pm
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