An exceptional year brings new work and performances center stage.
Today is International Children's Book Day, celebrated every April 2 on the birthday of Little Mermaid author Hans Christian Andersen. It's a day to honor the joy of reading to your children (which I do with Lovecraft because, well, I'm kind of a bad person), and some wonderful musicians have gotten ... More >>
"Through their own words they will be exposed/ They've got a sudden case of the Emperor's New Clothes." -- Sinead O'Conor Surely you've heard the story of how a rich and powerful ruler was duped by a con man who pretended to weave magnificent garments visible only to those who weren't stupid, and ... More >>
Founded in 1967 and meant to coincide with the April 2 birthday of Hans Christian Andersen, the legendary Danish author of classic children's tales like The Little Mermaid, Thumbelina, and the Ugly Duckling, International Children's Literature Day is a celebration of books meant to encourage young p ... More >>
Tamara Drewe and the comedy of going plastic in a rustic world.
The Terminator is back. Plus lots of other movies we can't wait to see this season.
For alumni of America's most prestigious film festival, winning is less than half the battle.
The Lipizzaner Stallions soar through an equine ballet
Houston Ballet's Welch starts with a winner
A jazz great visits Houston
Summer movies for the kiddos
How A Charlie Brown Christmas almost wasn't, then became a tradition
Fantasia/2000 strikes a better balance between serious and comic elements
September 3 - 9, 1998
The Iranian film Gabbeh weaves an old-fashioned tale