Ginger & Rosa reveals young women — and a world — on the verge.
Rocks Off reached out to the artists playing this year's Houston Press Music Awards showcase Sunday, August 5, and asked them to introduce themselves. Here's what they sent back. Catch up with the other showcase nominees and see our the rest of our HPMA coverage Rocks Off: When and where was your ... More >>
I don't really get T.S. Eliot's beef with April. "Winter's over, stuff is growing again, woe is me." I think maybe he was just vitamin D-deficient as a child, the resulting rickets keeping him from playing with the other kids. It must have been a vicious cycle: Stay inside writing impenetrable ver ... More >>
Ezra Pound remains one of America's most genius and most controversial writers. His poetry has gone on to inspire countless artists, and as a literary editor and critic he was responsible for shaping the styles of T.S. Eliot, James Joyce, Robert Frost, and Ernest Hemingway. He was by most accounts ... More >>
"To be honest, I don't care how many health code alterations a place has. I'll smoke a six-paper joint and eat just about anything, really, and I have my Grade 10, so there you go."It's 4/20 today, a high holiday for stoners. It's also Hitler's birthday and the anniversary of the Columbine sc ... More >>
The astonishingly successful Cats is one of Broadway's greatest mysteries
A love story told in iambic pentameter? Yes, and yes again.
David McGee's works riff on one another, like a certain musical genre
Michael Petroni explores where we go Till Human Voices Wake Us
Top Gun! The Musical will make you laugh harder than Tom Cruise ever could
Math Pope (Ariadne Records)
Paul Wesolowski knows the secret word: Groucho
Quiet, intellectual John Bloom transformed himself through his alter ego, Joe Bob Briggs, into a drive-in-movie critic on TV. Now a new character is emerging: John Bloom himself.
Black artist David McGee asks what it means to be black. And an artist.