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Cry Havoc Finds the Words to Talk About the Military, Death and Life
Description: The National Guard veteran and playwright wants to start a conversation about how society treats those who serve.  more...
Native Gardens Suffers From Its Own Cuteness
Description: The set up: “If people want hopelessness, they just have to turn on the news. Reaffirming the terribleness of humanity is not very interesting to me.” This a quote from a Journal News interview given by Karen Zacarias, one of the most produced Latina playwrights in the United States. It’s...  more...
Front Porch Society: Obama's Election and the Hope in a Small Southern Town
Description: The set up: November 4, 2008 was a tremendous day for many Americans. The election of Barak Obama, the nation’s first African American President, was celebrated by people of all races, genders and ethnicities in this country. But there’s no denying that Obama’s election was particularly momentous for the black...  more...
The Five Best Things to Do in Houston This Weekend: Beers, Cervezas And Lagers
Description: There's no wrong way to enjoy your brew whether in a bottle, in a can or straight from the tap.  more...
Obsidian's Hedwig and the Angry Inch Packs Quite a Punch
Description: Obsidian Theater and Standing Room Only Productions' take on the transgender glam-rock musical runs June 7-July 1.  more...
Fun Home Overflows with Humor and Honesty — Too Much for Some Audience Members
Description: Alison Bechdel just wants to know what’s true. She wants to know why her dad was often so angry, controlling and physically distant. It’s not because he runs a funeral home. Maybe it’s because he’d rather be paying attention to his passion, collecting antiques and restoring houses. But it’s probably...  more...
Cone Man Running Productions Set to Take Over Iconic East End Theater Space
Description: There are a lot of musical chairs in Houston's theater community.  more...
National Geographic Climber Showcases Death-Defying Explorations
Description: The renowned climber's talk will follow his adventures in three different areas of the planet, backed by vivid, stunning photos of his journey.  more...