Queen Victoria

  • Blogs

    December 27, 2013

    Upcoming Events: Wine 101 at Camerata & French King's Cake at Bistro Provence

    On Tuesday, December 31, The League of Extraordinary Brewers invites you to "A Craft Beer New Year." All proceeds will benefit the Brewery Incubator, created to assist Texas breweries establish their businesses. Enjoy a beer pairing dinner at 7 p.m. for $75, followed by the New Year's Party at 9 p.m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2013

    The 5 Best Things to Eat or Drink This Weekend: An UnChristmas Party & A Benefit for My Dee Dee's Pie Shoppe

    1st Annual BrewHumbug UnChristmas Fiestakkah @ The League of Extraordinary Brewers Friday, 6 p.m.-1 a.m. 907 Franklin St., Ste 150 This isn't your typical Christmas party. The folks at The League of Extraordinary Brewers invite anyone and everyone to their first BrewHumbug UnChristmas Fiestakkah fe ... More >>

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    December 2, 2010
  • Blogs

    July 13, 2010

    5 Houston Food Fans to Follow on Twitter

    ​For this post, I picked five interesting Twitterers who neither blog, write professionally or have food-related careers. There are many more that fit the criteria, so feel free to add your favorites in the comments. These Twitterers chime in on where to find ingredients, share input on their ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2010

    Spotlight On: The Mangosteen

    ​A couple months ago, I ventured out to 99 Ranch Market and saw some fresh mangosteens parked in the middle of the fruit section. Although I was curious about how they tasted, I was put off by the price ($8.99/pound) and the fact that they looked pretty tired in comparison to the surrounding a ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 18, 2010

    Band of the Irish Guards

    These musician-soldiers go from the stage to the battleground and back again

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2009

    Last Call For Art: Mack The Knife, French Film And Invisible Billboards

    ​Get ready for the closing curtain of Rice University's production of Threepenny Opera. The grand story by Bertold Brecht and Kurt Weill is being touted as "a musical of murder, mayhem, and matrimony!" Meant to satirize traditional opera while creating an new kind of musical theater, Threepenny is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2008

    Get Lit: Buckingham Palace Gardens, by Anne Perry

    The body of a mutilated prostitute has been discovered in a linen closet at Buckingham Palace. Queen Victoria is away, but the Prince and Princess of Wales are in residence and so Thomas Pitt from Secret Services is called in to sort out the sordid matter with discretion. Turns out four wealthy bus ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 25, 2007

    Carmen Suite

    Bolshoi principal dancer Marianna Ryzhkina makes her Houston debut

  • Culture

    September 21, 2006

    What's Underneath

    A seamstress makes Intimate Apparel at Main Street Theater

  • Calendar

    April 1, 1999

    Night & Day

    April 1-7, 1999

  • Calendar

    December 24, 1998

    Night & Day

    December 24 - 30, 1998

  • Culture

    December 10, 1998

    Christmas Casts

    Houston productions give Yule a varied look

  • Film

    July 24, 1997

    Royal Pain

    Mrs. Brown fails to interest us in Queen Victoria's grief

  • Calendar

    December 5, 1996
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    May 12, 1994