Earlier this week, Hair Balls reported on Hightower High School's Broadcast Academy, which, since winning a Houston Press MasterMind award last year, has continued to do great things. For another winner, things have taken a different turn. The Nova Arts Project, an alternative theater ... More >>
Is this part of the show? Or did this guy just stand up and start talking?
Edalat Square is an opera based on the true story of two gays teens who were hung in Iran in 2005 for homosexuality.The Opera Vista Festival at UH is featuring the piece this year, and organizers say they expected some controversy. It's arrived, in the form of a death threat.Amy Hopper, founding dir ... More >>
We pass on a bit of luck to the recipients of our first creativity awards
Last fall the Houston Press asked readers to send in nominations of people who were breaking new ground in the arts around here.The lucky winners have been named and will be getting a $2,000 check at a dinner Saturday and -- perhaps more importantly -- they are profiled in the Press today. (Well, ma ... More >>
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