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The Houston Grand Opera’s World Premiere of The Phoenix

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Houston Grand Opera will close out its standout 2019-2020 season with the world premiere of composer Tarik O’Regan and librettist and director John Caird’s The Phoenix. This opera is part of the Seeking the Human Spirit initiative, which reflected the theme of “transformation” for this season.  Keep Reading

Discover Drama: Houston Grand Opera Presents Mozart’s Don Giovanni

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Houston Grand Opera is one of the largest and acclaimed opera companies in the country. The company is thrilled to be the only American finalists for Opera Company of the Year in the 2019 International Opera Awards. To date, Houston Grand Opera’s 2019-2020 season has been one for the books and much more is planned.  The spring production of Mozart’s Don Giovanni opens April 20th at Wortham Theater Center and marks the debut of Danish director, Kasper Holten.  Keep Reading

True Uniqueness at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft

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The Houston Center for Contemporary Craft started in 2001 with the mission to educate visitors on the history, process, and product of craft. Today they provide a space for artists, both local and national, to not only showcase their work but support one another as well as the community. Through craft camps, artists in residence, and much more, HCCC delivers a unique approach for their visitors.

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Vincent van Gogh: A Journey Through His Life

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The newest exhibit at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston takes a deeper look into Vincent van Gogh’s life and vast body of work. With pieces from his early sketches to final paintings that chronicle his journey to becoming the artist he was. The MFAH worked closely with the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam, and the Kröller-Müller Museum in Otterlo, who together house the largest collection of his work.  Keep Reading

Around the World in Houston

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Texas blogger, Jessica of My Curly Adventure, is taking us on a journey of how you can experience many different cultures right in Houston.

You don’t have to travel far to get an international experience! Houston is a melting pot of cultures where you can travel around the world experiencing different foods, art, and lifestyles without leaving the city! Read below for an international trip in Houston! Keep Reading

Farewell, 41: A Tribute to President George H.W. Bush

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There’s a saying we have in Texas: “American by birth, Texan by the Grace of God”. This holds true for our late President. George H.W. Bush moved to Houston in 1958 while working in oil and gas and fell in love with the city. He’s said to have credited Houston for his political success, the city that embraced him as their own and allowed him to flourish. Keep Reading

A.D. Players Opens 2019 with a Powerful Story of Life & Friendship

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Experience the beloved story, Tuesdays with Morrie by bestselling author Mitch Albom, from January 25th until February 10th. This timeless story reminds us of life’s most valuable moments and the option we have to live fulfilling and worthwhile lives. With two Broadway veterans, the show opens A.D. Player’s year with a story that resonates with all people for all the right reasons. Keep Reading

Be Transported into a Fantasy Full of Friendship, Love and Community

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A unique and rare opera gem comes to life at Houston Grand Opera from January 25th until February 8th. Composer George Bizet’s masterful work, The Pearl Fishers, transports audiences into a fantasy full of friendship, love and community.

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Leon Bridges, Texas Retro Soul Revue

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Think of him purely as a throwback and you’ll miss the brilliance inherent in his eclectic performances. Leon Bridges is paving his own way up the charts with a nod to the past and a healthy dose of originality. Keep Reading

It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play at A.D. Players Club

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It’s A Wonderful Life is a classic American Christmas story that has been reimagined many of time and popular with all age groups. This Holiday season A.D. Players at The George Theater is turning the story into a 1940’s broadcast radio show. With just 6 actors and actresses playing multiple characters the classic story will unfold in a unique way.  Keep Reading

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