Posts Tagged ‘Dallas Theater Center’

Popcorn and Politics: DTC’s ‘Hood’ Gives Puppets Life Through Repurposed Items

Posted by Sabrina Scott

[Photo: Karen Almond via DTC]

From buckets and silverware to pinwheels and underwear, the puppets in Dallas Theater Center’s new musical were created from an assortment of repurposed materials.

Hood: The Robin Hood Musical Adventure, which debuts Friday, is …

Soluna Festival Features ‘Dreams and Illusions’ Theme

Posted by Lance Murray

The Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s Soluna Festival has kicked off in Dallas and runs through June 4, featuring a mix of DFW-based performing arts groups as well as international performers.

This is the third year for the festival that offers collaborative …

Hot Ticket: Public Works Project Expands to Dallas This Weekend

Posted by Julia Falcon

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 …

Dallas Arts Community is Strong, But There’s Room for Growth

Posted by Heather Noel

Wolford McCue, The Arts Community Alliance’s new Carlson president and executive director talks to us about the challenges facing arts groups, how technology is helping artists reach new audiences, and more.

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Wolford McCue

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Dallas Theater Center Puts Students in Spotlight

Posted by Tara Nieuwesteeg

IN 2009, THE DALLAS THEATER CENTER (DTC) AND BOOKER T. WASHINGTON HIGH SCHOOL for the Performing and Visual Arts formed a partnership. DTC implemented an audition-based, college-level acting class at the school, and each year since, professional artists have been …