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SPCA of Texas Appoints Former Dallas City Council Member as President, CEO

by | Dec 1, 2023
In his new role, Chris Luna will lead 153 employees and 992 volunteers in the 85-year-old organization’s mission to provide every animal exceptional care and a loving home by preventing and prosecuting animal cruelty, caring for rescued animals, and keeping pets in their loving homes.
TACA Announces Diverse Group of Four 2023 New Works Recipients
by | Nov 10, 2023
A diverse group of four arts organizations representing multidisciplinary new works will share the $125,000 distribution made possible by presenting sponsor Texas Instruments, TACA announced.
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Dallas Theater Center Gets $140K for Public Works Project
by | May 17, 2018
The unique initiative allows nonactors to perform in renditions of Shakespearean plays bringing theater spectators into the performance creation.

Dallas Innovates 2018:
Creators to Watch

by | Jan 11, 2018
From fashion and gaming to film and interior design, these companies and creatives are known for innovation.
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Dallas Theater Center’s Kevin Moriarty Sees ‘Greater Participation’ in Future of Arts
by | Nov 7, 2017
The Dallas Theater Center Artistic Director says 10 years from now he expects to see an Arts District reflecting the "broader demographic of Dallas much more closely."
TACA Awards $150K in Grants to 6 North Texas Arts Groups
by | Sep 8, 2017
The grants will help promote the creation of new works and back the work of resident artists.
Stefano Brancato and Hood: James Ortiz puppet design
Popcorn and Politics: DTC’s ‘Hood’ Gives Puppets Life Through Repurposed Items
by | Jul 7, 2017
Puppeteers James Ortiz and Stefano Brancato craft puppets from newspaper, underwear, cutlery, and other everyday materials for their playful tale of young people standing up to injustice.

Hot Ticket: Public Works Project Expands to Dallas This Weekend

by | Mar 3, 2017

What began in New York, the Public Works Project is now in Dallas, making it the first city outside the Big Apple to participate. Public Works is an initiative that gives nonactors the opportunity to perform in Shakespearean plays. 

The first production, The Tempest, features 200 nonactor volunteers from various community centers around the Metroplex as well as local choirs, dance groups, and high school drumlines....

Dallas Arts Community is Strong, But There’s Room for Growth
by | Jan 6, 2017
The Arts Community Alliance's executive director talks about how technology is helping artists reach new audiences, the year ahead, and more.
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Dallas Theater Center Puts Students in Spotlight
by | Mar 31, 2016
The rigorous theater program, which includes artistic observership, reaches its climax when the students act alongside professionals in a spring semester performance.