OPEN CALL: Business Council for the Arts Seeks Nominations for 2017 Obelisk Awards
OPEN CALL: Business Council for the Arts Requests Nominations for 2017 Obelisk Awards Annual Obelisk Awards honors companies and individuals whose contributions and achievements in the arts have impacted North Texas The Business Council for the Arts has opened nominations for the 2017 Obelisk Awards, which honors business leaders and companies for their invaluable support of arts and culture in North Texas. Nominations are open through June 21. The 2017 co-chairs will be Steven Roth, senior deputy general counsel of Parkland Health and Hospital System, and his wife Dr.Thai-Ian Tran. Winners will be honored at the 29th annual Obelisk Awards luncheon on November 15, 2017 at the Belo Mansion. 2016 recipient Alfredo Duarte, Taxco Food Produce…
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Inside the Crayola factory: See how the iconic crayons are made
We all grew up with Crayola crayons, and kids continue to enjoy them to this day. TODAY takes you on a colorful tour of the Crayola factory in Easton, Pennsylvania, where it’s revealed that one employee molded crayons for 45 years before announcing on his last day at work that he was color blind!
Top 12 Artist Tips For a Successful Career
Is life as an artist bringing you down? You are not alone. Listen to the best tips from artists, including Miranda July, Tania Bruguera, and Dan Graham.
Study Finds Making Art Can Reduce Your Stress (No Matter How Skilled You Are)
Research shows that the benefits of art therapy are able to lower cortisol levels and restore your sense of calm.
Sit Still Salon
A peek at some of the quality and fun Sit Still has to offer!
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Shelby Lynne and Allison Moorer perform Monday, August 21st!
Sisters Shelby Lynne and Allison Moorer, now with twenty-four albums and Grammy, Oscar, and many other kinds of awards and nominations between them, share that kind of transcendent musical bond. Not Dark Yet is not a duet record. It is no ordinary collaboration. It is not a creation, but rather a celebration of something that has always been, two voices becoming one and finding home within each other. Monday, August 21st @ 8pm. Doors @ 7pm. $47 Advance | $52 Day of Show
David's Diary: Barn Owl. Written by David Sedaris
DAVID'S DIARY: Written by David Sedaris and Animated by Laurie Rosenwald. Published by Hachette. Here's a preview of a marvelous new iPad iPhone and…
Why children's theatre matters
If you are reading this blog, it probably means that you are interested in theatre. So why are some areas of theatre valued over others, particularly theatre for young audiences?