Music

Top 10 Greatest John Williams Compositions

In preparation for his concert with Yo-Yo Ma and the Houston Symphony this week, we present the highlights of composer John Williams's legendary career.

12/02/2013 By Michael Hardy

Ho Ho Ho

The Houstonia Holiday Arts Guide

Take in the art of Christmas, from Handel’s Messiah to The Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical.

12/01/2013 By Michael Hardy

Binge Watching

The 10 Best Thanksgiving Scenes in TV and Movies

Heart-warming to hilarious—gather round the YouTube and relive your favorite moments.

11/27/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Slideshow

CancerForward’s We Can Go Forward Luncheon 2013

Ted Kennedy Jr. makes an appearance at a Cancer Forward luncheon.

11/26/2013

Slideshow

Pink Door's 6th Annual Gala

Pink Door's sixth annual gala was straight out of a fairy tale.

11/26/2013

Slideshow

The Orange Show’s 32nd Annual Gala

Life was but a dream at the Orange Show's 32nd annual gala.

11/26/2013

Slideshow

Club Berlin at Rice University's Baker Institute

Punk rock took over the Baker Institute for a night.

11/26/2013

Slideshow

Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston Relaunch Party

Crowds descended to celebrate the relaunch of the Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston.

11/26/2013

Crime

Reality Star Camille Grammer Says Boyfriend Beat Her at Hotel Zaza

Kelsey's ex says Dallasite Dimitri Charlambopoulos also choked her, ripped out a handful of her hair, and dismantled her phone.

11/26/2013 By John Lomax

Sweet Charity

Giving Thanks by Giving Back at The Beacon

The Beacon feeds hundreds of Houston's homeless each day—but only with your help.

11/26/2013 By Katharine Shilcutt

Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Nov 29–Dec 1

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

11/26/2013 By Michael Hardy

Film

Sweet Home Alabama

Muscle Shoals documents the history of one of the world's most famous recording studios.

11/26/2013 By Michael Hardy

A TRIP OUT WEST

Playing Ansel Adams With Your iPhone

The West has always inspired photography, but these days travelers are doing it with their smartphones.

11/25/2013 By Peter Holley

Arts & Crafts

Indulge Your Inner Maker at Clay & Cabernet

Not your Memaw's ceramics class

11/22/2013 By Alese Pickering

Slideshow

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.”

11/22/2013

Picks

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

News

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 Bride...in 1957

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

11/18/2013

Reading

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