March of Dimes Signature Chefs Gala

The theme was, “Une Bonne Nuit dans le Jardin,” or, “We need to brush up on our high school French.”



Top Things to Do This Weekend: November 22-24

A new film from the Coen brothers, a play about a marriage so terrible it’ll probably last forever, and opera featuring an old Italian fool.

11/21/2013 By Dan Derozier


Karl Kilian Honored by French Government

The founding owner of Brazos Bookstore is named a Chevalier de l’Order des Arts et des Letters.

11/19/2013 By Terrence Doody

'Cue for a Cause

BBQ Boss John Mueller Heading to Houston This Weekend

Famed Austin pitmaster John Mueller is returning to Houston for a one-day-only charity barbecue.

11/19/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Time Travel

How to Be the Perfect 1957

A 56-year-old book sheds light on what was expected of the "modern" wife in the kitchen.



An African in America

In advance of her Inprint reading tonight, novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie discusses race, literature, and cultural difference.

11/18/2013 By Michael Hardy

In Remembrance

RIP Eric Harrison, Writer and Film Critic

The Houston Chronicle's longtime film critic passed away this weekend.

11/18/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt


The iFest Chooses (Drumroll, Please) Australia!

The 44th International Festival will feature Australian music, food, and culture.

11/15/2013 By Michael Hardy


Slideshow: Drake, Future, and Miguel

Scenes from last night's madness at the Toyota Center.

11/14/2013 By Michael Hardy


Slideshow: Drake, Future, and Miguel

Scenes from last night's madness at the Toyota Center.


Sweet Charity

Two Tasty Ways to Help Typhoon Victims

Two upcoming food-focused events will benefit victims of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.

11/14/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt


Children’s Memorial Hermann’s Under the Boardwalk Gala

Houston stepped out in style to party for Children’s Memorial Hermann.



Top Things to Do This Weekend: Nov 15–17

Where to go, who to see, and what to do

11/13/2013 By Michael Hardy


Will the Asia Society Texas Center Share the Astrodome's Fate?

Terry Doody ponders the implications of the Astrodome's demise for the new Asia Society building.

11/12/2013 By Terrence Doody


5th Annual Houston Cinema Arts Festival Opening Night

Houston Cinema Arts Fest opens with a bang.



Una Notte in Italia for Bo's Place

Houston came out to the Omni to support Bo’s Place, which offers free support to grieving families that have lost a loved one.



Here's What the Art Guys Should Do Next

The Art Guys have spent the past year celebrating their 30-year-long collaboration. Here are five suggestions for their next project.

11/11/2013 By Michael Hardy

Classical Music

Requiem for a Dream

The Houston Chamber Choir marks the fiftieth anniversary of JFK's assassination with a commemorative concert.

11/08/2013 By Michael Hardy


Don't Miss These Festivals

From the Tamale Festival to HTX Bike Fest, November is packed with killer festivals.

11/07/2013 By BoJanay Posey

Fashion for a Cause

Buy a Shirt, Help a High School

Proceeds from Montrose T-shirts go to support HSPVA.

11/07/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt