For more than 40 years, the B-52s have been considered pioneers for the New Wave scene of the late ’70s and early ’80s. But more so, the band championed Pride culture through its own out members, including front man Fred Schneider, guitarist Keith Strickland and founding member Ricky Wilson, who died in 1985 due to complications from AIDS. Now North Texans have a chance to see the original alternative rockers bring their slew of hits, such as “Rock Lobster” and “Love Shack,” in Grand Prairie.
The nonprofit AT&T Performing Arts Center and AEG Presents announced today that tickets forthe return engagement of Paula Poundstone will go on sale Friday, August 9 at 10 a.m. One of the country’s preeminent comedians, Paula Poundstone, will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, February 29, 2020 at the Winspear Opera House in the downtown Dallas Arts District.Continue reading →
Last week, Cirque Du Soleil kicked off the Dallas leg of its Amaluna show tour. Performers in Amaluna brought to life classic Shakespearean tales and Greek and Roman myths from a female perspective.
Amaluna is currently running at Lone Star Park in Grand Prairie. Attendees of Amaluna will behold performances consisting of stunning, captivating visual elements. The openness of Lone Star Park venue helps to cultivate a sense of vulnerability, allowing the audience to feel overwhelmed with the emotion evoked in the performances. Continue reading →
The AT&T Performing Arts Center and Dallas Theater Center jointly announced today that single tickets for HAIRSPRAY will go on sale Sunday, May 6 at 10 a.m. This unprecedented new collaboration to co-produce the Broadway musical HAIRSPRAY will be the first title on the AT&T Performing Arts Center’s Broadway Series 2018/2019 season. The smash hit musical comedy HAIRSPRAY will play 12 performances July 7 through July 15, 2018 at the Winspear Opera House in the downtown Dallas Arts District.
The 2007 movie musical adaptation of HAIRSPRAY is the 10th highest grossing movie musical of all time. Continue reading →
Klyde Warren Park is excited to announce the wineries and spirits that will be featured in its annual fundraiser, Park & Palate’s Grand Taste, taking place on Saturday, October 14from 2 to 6 p.m.In addition to enjoying the best of Texas cuisine, guests at the Grand Taste will enjoy a tasting of premier wines, spirits, and beer.
“We’re complementing the creative dishes our participating chefs will be featuring with a wide variety of wines and spirits at this year’s Park & Palate,” said Erika White, vice president of events and programs at Klyde Warren Park. “We are deeply grateful for Republic National Distributing Company’s collaboration and the support of Klyde Warren Park.” Continue reading →