Big Brothers Big Sisters Big Black Tie Ball

Jewel entertains a crowd of 500, raising hundreds of thousands for the mentoring program



Mall Art

Holding exhibition receptions at the Galleria is the hottest new trend—and also the worst.

09/23/2013 By Michael Hardy

Hustle Town Hard Times

Riff Raff Did 10 Days in the County Here in 2002

And here are the details.

09/20/2013 Photography by Peter Holley By John Lomax

Fine Arts

A Fair to Remember

The third annual Houston Fine Art Fair features galleries from San Francisco to South Korea.

09/20/2013 By Michael Hardy


Hustle and Draw

Bun B and Shea Serrano collaborate on a much-anticipated new rap coloring book.

09/20/2013 By Marc Brubaker


Top Things to Do This Weekend: Sep 20–22

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

09/18/2013 By Michael Hardy


Flash Sale: Veronica's Room Tickets

Get half-priced tickets today only.

09/17/2013 By Michael Hardy

Artist Spotlight

Sketches: David Whittaker

Houston sculptor finds a sweet spot between grotesque and cute.

09/16/2013 By Peter Holley


Sketches: David Whittaker



Previewing the 1937–1938 Arts Season

Impresario Edna Saunders brought famous performers from around the world to pre-war Houston.

09/13/2013 By Michael Hardy

On Stage

Highest Drama

No Texas theater season has ever been more dramatic than the first.

09/11/2013 By John Lomax


Top Things to Do This Weekend: Sep 13–15

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

09/11/2013 By Michael Hardy


Arts Insider: Pat Jasper

Folklorist Pat Jasper discusses Houston's vibrant mix of cultures.

09/09/2013 By Michael Hardy


Lost in Translation

German director Bastian Günther explains why he chose Houston as the setting for his new film about anomie and alienation.

09/06/2013 By Michael Hardy


Ain't Nothing Like The Real Thing

On the heels of its epic production of The Coast of Utopia, Main Street Theater produces a more intimate Tom Stoppard play.

09/05/2013 By Michael Hardy