5 years ago | Special Events
In a nod to first responders, Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark is offering free admission during American Heroes Week, May 30 through June 5, plus half-off admission for spouses and dependents. That sounds like a pretty good deal, with 26 ...
5 years ago | Opera
Storms, rains, flooding and stories of survival: whether you've got a few tales from Hurricanes Katrina, Rita and Ike – or fresh wounds from April's flooding – you're invited to come out to Rudz and hear songs, poems and storytelling from local cr...
5 years ago | Books
From scrambling naked across the floor as an Irish vigilante in The Boondock Saints to zapping machines and reading minds as a telekinetic albino in Powder, actor-producer-director Sean Patrick Flanery tends to go for the more interesting roles. H...
5 years ago | Stage
Big River, the musical based on Mark Twain's classic 1884 novel, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, tackles some tough subjects (a violent and abusive alcoholic father), slavery, children's rights and escaped convicts. It's also shaping up to be the ...
Repurposing Soap and Stones, Omori Exhibit at Hunter Gather Project Finds a New Life in the Everyday5 years ago | Visual Arts
Everyday objects of hearth and home are taking on new life in an exhibit now on view at the Hunter Gather Project by local Japanese American artist Mari Omori, and the result is a new perspective on what we might otherwise overlook. Omori’s show, ...
5 years ago | Visual Arts
Visiting the Art League of Houston’s galleries can be a hit-or-miss, and sometimes the only thing tasteful in the building can be the joe they serve in the attached cafe. But of the four exhibits currently on display, only “50 States: Wyoming” see...