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Olson Congratulates Tx-22 Congressional Art Competition Winners

Winner: Jessica Liu School: Shadow Creek High School Title: “Cloudy with a Chance of Reins”

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep Pete Olson (TX-22) today congratulated the winners of the 2019 Congressional Art Competition from TX-22. The first place winner is Jessica Liu from Shadow Creek High School. Her piece, “Cloudy with a Chance of Reins,” will be on display in the U.S. Capitol for an entire year. In addition to Jessica’s piece, the 2nd through 4th place winners will have their artwork displayed throughout Olson’s Texas and Washington offices. “Congratulations to Jessica Liu and all […]

2019 Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market Spring Spectacular 

WHAT:            2019 Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market Spring Spectacular WHEN:            Friday, April 12 – Sunday, April 14, 2019 WHERE:           NRG Center DETAILS:         In its inaugural year, more than 18,150 shoppers made their way to NRG Center for the first-ever Nutcracker Market Spring Spectacular. With merchandise sales reaching $3.2M, and 11% of those proceeds plus all ticket sales benefiting the Houston Ballet Foundation, it was a successful first year for the Houston Ballet Nutcracker Market Spring Spectacular. The […]

Katy ISD Education Foundation

$333,370 Awarded this year! $1,657,142 Million in our first 7 years! Congratulations to our 2019- 2020 Grant Recipients May 1 , 2019 Thank you to our very own Katy ISD Legacy Investors who along with our Groundbreaking, Keystone and Sustaining Investors helped make these big-dreaming teachers’ ideas come to life. Learn more! John Alawneh Elise Allen Caroline Anderson Alicia Anderson Stephen Bennett Audrey Bivens Jami Bookout Sharri Butterfield Lori Cabrera Dawn Carlson-Scruggs Lance Carter Christine Caskey Marla […]

Journey Through the Jungle at the Historic Sugar Land Auditorium This Weekend Disney’s The Jungle Book KIDS runs May 3-5

Bagheera (Ashley Janak), Shanti (Jaleena Cate) and Mowgli (Luca Marino) in Inspiration Stage’s Jungle Book KIDS

SUGAR LAND, Texas (April 29, 2019) – Inspiration Stage presents Disney’s The Jungle Book KIDS this weekend, featuring young actors, ages six to 12. The jungle will be jumpin’ with a jazzy beat in Disney’s The Jungle Book KIDS. Specially adapted from the classic Disney animated film, the musical features a host of colorful characters and your favorite songs from the movie. Banished by the ferocious tiger, Shere Khan, a human boy named Mowgli and his panther friend, Bagheera, are […]

Theatre Under The Stars Announces the Cast of Jerome Robbins’ Broadway 

HOUSTON — Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) is proud to announce the cast ofJerome Robbins’ Broadway — the final show in the company’s 2018/19 Season. “With a sizable cast of 47 incredibly talented performers, we will be able to fully realize the iconic moments from the golden age of musical theatre that are featured in Jerome Robbins’ Broadway,” said Artistic Director Dan Knechtges. “Jerome Robbins shaped and changed the history of musical theatre forever, and we’re thrilled to celebrate his […]

Houston Grand Opera presents Puccini’s classic love story La bohème at Miller Outdoor Theatre May 17-18, free to the public


What:  On May 17 and May 18, Houston Grand Opera presents free performances of Puccini’s enchanting La bohème, which tells the dramatic, heartbreaking story of a group of young, Parisian artists living life to the fullest during the bohemian revolution in the Latin Quarter of Paris. This beloved production, to be held at Miller Outdoor Theatre, features current and former artists from the HGO Studio, the company’s prestigious young artist training program. With soaring music that […]

Jungle Animals and Jazz at the Historic Sugar Land Auditorium in May

Shere Khan (Alexandria Gomez), Shanti (Jaleena Cate), Mowgli (Luca Marino), Baloo (Bryant Sanchez) and Bagheera (Ashley Janak) in Inspiration Stage’s Jungle Book KIDS Photo credit for Jungle Book production photos: Mandy Seymore-Sensat

Disney’s The Jungle Book KIDS runs May 3-5;  Chicago: High School Edition runs May 17-19 SUGAR LAND, Texas (April 18, 2019) – Inspiration Stage presents two exciting musicals in May — Disney’s The Jungle Book KIDS features young actors, ages six to 12, while Chicago: High School Edition features teen actors. Visit the Jungle May 3-5!  The jungle will be jumpin’ with a jazzy beat in Disney’s The Jungle Book KIDS. Specially adapted from the classic Disney animated film, the musical features […]

St. John XXIII Inaugural Art Car Parade Entry

St. John XXIII College Preparatory Principal, Mr. Tim Gallic, is pleased to announce the inaugural entry of a decorated car in the annual Houston Art Car Parade. Collaborative Art Students and student volunteers, under the direction of Art Department Chair, Lynsey Hepburn, have created The Treasure of Smaug! This amazing art car masterpiece is ready to make its grand appearance this Saturday, April 13, in the 32nd Houston Art Car Parade! The free event begins at 11 a.m. […]

Thirteen Katy ISD Students Earn  Highest Possible ACT Score 

KATY [April 5, 2019] –  Katy Independent School District is celebrating a rare feat:  13 of its high school students recently found out that they obtained a perfect score, a 36, on the ACT exam.  Not only is this a major achievement for the district but it’s a rare one as well, considering that less than .1 percent of all test takers earn the top score.  Only 3,741 out of the nearly 2.1 million students […]

Grand Champion Winners Win Bigin Katy ISD Auction 

KATY [March 26, 2019] – The final 2019 Katy Independent School District FFA Livestock Show auction totals were officially announced this week.  Student livestock projects raised $579,949.00.  This year’s livestock show consisted of 540 student exhibitors.  Top live auction winners include:   Rabbits: Grand Champion, Oliver Semrad                          $7,500.00 Reserve Champion, William Blake Griggs           $4,500.00 Broilers: Grand Champion, Lauren Summers                    $7,000.00 Reserve Champion, Zoe BeDell                           $4,700.00 Goat: Grand Champion, Desiree Caramela Amstutz   $6,700.00 Reserve Champion, Stephannie Gomez             […]