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upcoming Wild & Scenic Film Festival

Join Bayou Land Conservancy when they host the Wild & Scenic Film Festival On Tour at the Star Cinema Grill in Vintage Park on Thursday, August 29th from 6 – 9:30 pm. The Wild & Scenic Film Festival is a collection of films from the annual festival held the third week of January in Nevada City, CA. Wild & Scenic focuses on films which speak to the environmental concerns and celebrations of our planet. Featured at […]

Dancing Queens Take the Stage at the Sugar Land Auditorium in July and August with Inspiration Stage’s MAMMA MIA!

SUGAR LAND, Texas (July 2, 2019) – Sugar Land’s national award-winning community theatre, Inspiration Stage, is excited to present MAMMA MIA!, with 12 shows over three weekends, July 26 through Aug. 11 at the historic Sugar Land Auditorium, 226 Lakeview Dr. A mother. A daughter. Three possible dads. And a trip down the aisle you’ll never forget! ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on […]

The Literacy Council of Fort Bend County Piloting a Family Summer Reading Camp  

Retired elementary instructor Sharon Carey (top center) shares the joys of reading with children at the Literacy Council’s first annual Family Summer Reading Camp.

The Literacy Council of Fort Bend County is piloting a Family Summer Reading Camp where they are inviting members of the community, including esteemed community volunteers and  local authors, to read and actively engage with children and their parents over the summer. According to Literacy Council Program Director Alisha Procter, “the purpose of the Family Summer Reading Camp is twofold, first, to help show parents how to teach critical reading comprehension skills which are important […]

THEATRE SOUTHWEST PRESENTS The Festival of Originals Produced by Mimi Holloway

Brit Garcia, Francisco Ramos, and Lance Stodghill.

Production Dates: July 19 – August 3, 2019 Opening Night: Friday, July 19, 2019 Matinee: Sunday, July 28, 2019 The FOO consists of five 20-minute original plays by five different playwrights, with five different directors and five different casts. It is an eclectic grouping of plays submitted from all over the U.S.​ Foxgloves by Sandra Hosking Directed by Matt Prideaux Constance lives at home tending to her invalid mother and a greenhouse full of poisonous flowers. When little sister Wren comes home to visit after […]

Theatre Under The Stars Announces the Cast of A Chorus Line

HOUSTON — Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) is excited to announce the cast of the first show in its 2019/20 Season, A Chorus Line. “A Chorus Line is perhaps the best musical ever written,” said Artistic Director Dan Knechtges. “It’s also got some of the most unbelievable choreography you’ve ever seen wedded to an almost perfect score. It’s thrilling, and I can’t think of a better show to celebrate our place as Houston’s home for musical theatre.” Leading off the […]

Young Musicians And Conductors Make Their Houston Symphony Debut In Free Concerts At Miller Outdoor Theatre

HOUSTON (June 19, 2019) – For the 79th consecutive year, the Houston Symphony continues its free summer tradition at Miller Outdoor Theatre on June 28 and 29 at 8:30 p.m. with its ExxonMobil Summer Symphony Nights. Houstonians of all ages and backgrounds can experience the Symphony while enjoying a casual evening full of classical music in a fun, outdoor setting. Current assistant conductor of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Paolo Bortolameolli and pianist Drew Petersen make […]

Senior Citizens at Watercrest to perform “Grease”

What would you think if I told you a cast of 9 senior citizens – ages 70-86 will be acting like teenagers to put on the production of “GREASE”?   We are residents of Watercrest, an independent living community in Katy, Texas and have 8 performances scheduled the last week of June.  (Of course, we will all be wearing wigs to cover our white hair.)   We have been having a ball rehearsing, and hope we don’t […]

Local Wounded Combat Veterans Welcomed at Prasek’s Family Smokehouse to become Certified Backyard Pitmasters hosted by BrisketU  

Wounded Combat Veterans Enjoyed a Complimentary hands-on class on smoking brisket and other cuts of beef, pork and fowl hosted by BrisketU On Saturday, June 8 the Prasek’s Family Smokehouse in Sealy, Texas welcomed more than 20 wounded combat veterans in partnership with BrisketU, a hands-on class for smoking brisket and the Wounded Warrior Project, a non-profit organization that provides a variety of veteran programs and services to wounded warriors. “It is an honor and […]

Port Aransas ready for return of summer tourism

Record crowd for Texas SandFest gives reason for optimism AUSTIN, Texas — Texas SandFest drew a record 35,000 people April 26-28, encouraging business owners that Port Aransas is on its way to recovery. With nearly all the city’s retailers and restaurants re-opened, residents are beginning to feel like things are getting back to normal. Since Hurricane Harvey struck Port Aransas on Aug. 25, 2017, FEMA has earmarked more than $22 million for the island city’s recovery. Much […]

6th Annual Creating for Care performance raises over $16200 to support The Periwinkle Foundation

Since 2013, Creating for Care has raised over $66,000 for the nonprofit organization Houston, TX, May 28, 2019 – Students from Deerwood Elementary school took the stage at Atascocita High School (AHS) on Sunday, May 19 where AHS Directors and the Theater Department graciously hosted and supported the performance of Stuart – an original play based on the book Stuart Little by E.B. White. Each year, students from the Creating for Care program at Deerwood Elementary School come […]