Slideshow

Houston Grand Opera Concert of Arias

Opera fans saw the stars of tomorrow perform at HGO’s Concert of Arias.

02/04/2014

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Houston Center for Contemporary Craft's Martini Madness

Guests got crafty among the palm trees at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft.

02/04/2014

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Lawndale Art Center’s Hair Ball

Arty Houstonians donned their finest wigs for the annual Hair Ball.

02/04/2014

Theater

Review: Into the Woods Brings Fantasy Down to Earth

Brilliant new production of classic musical converts even a die-hard Sondheim-phobe.

02/03/2014 By Scott Vogel

Rodeo Royalty

The Return of Reba

A self-described “third-generation Rodeo brat,” the country icon prepares to make her 18th appearance in Houston.

02/02/2014 By Peter Holley

Index

Rodeo Houston by the Numbers

How many pounds of chocolate-covered bacon do people eat!?

02/02/2014 By Katharine Shilcutt

Rodeo Clinics

When Cowboys Get Hurt

What? It’s just losing a finger.

02/02/2014 By Peter Holley

History

Rodeo History: A Ten-Gallon Tale

The histories of this town and its rodeo are tightly intertwined.

02/02/2014 By John Nova Lomax

Insiders Guide to the Rodeo

Our Buckaroo Bucket List

The top 10 things every Houstonian must do at the Livestock Show & Rodeo

02/02/2014 By Amber Ambrose

Magritte

This Is Not an Exhibition

The Menil Collection salutes René Magritte.

02/02/2014 By Kelly Klaasmeyer

History

The Magna Carta Comes to HMNS

Catch a rare glimpse of one of democracy’s founding documents.

02/02/2014 By Michael Hardy

Meet your Meat

The Anatomy of a Stellar Steer

What turns an everyday bovine into a winner?

02/02/2014 By Catherine Matusow

First Impressions

Why Yes, This Is My First Rodeo

A rodeo novice confronts his prejudices (plus tips for rodeo rookies).

02/02/2014 By Michael Hardy

Jazz

A Pianist at the Intersection of Jazz and Classical

HSPVA graduate Helen Sung returns to her native city with her jazz quintet for a two-night showcase at Cezanne's.

01/31/2014 By Justin Mitchell

BAYOU CITY BLUES

Remembering Lightnin'

A never-published photo of the Houston music giant spurs memories.

01/31/2014 By John Lomax

Slideshow

Interfaith Ministries for Greater Houston’s For All Humanity Luncheon

Houstonians gathered for lunch with a Latin vibe, benefiting Interfaith Ministries.

01/30/2014

Book List

Gourmet Butcher's Guide to Meat

Vermont butcher Cole Ward has written a much-needed guide for meat lovers.

01/30/2014 By Robb Walsh

Theater

Review: Freud's Last Session and the Hierarchy of Bigness

An imagined conversation between Sigmund Freud and C.S. Lewis focuses more on metaphysics than personality.

01/30/2014 By Scott Vogel

Slideshow

Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation's Winter Ball

Houstonians donned their Venetian masks for the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation’s Winter Ball.

01/29/2014

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Brilliant Lecture Series: A Conversation with Robert Duvall

More than a thousand people flocked to see Gus from Lonesome Dove in person.

01/29/2014