Arts & Culture

OPENING WEKEEND

UH Premieres Its First Musical, Little Shop of Horrors

Catch the Kathrine G. McGovern College of Arts presentation of Little Shop of Horrors this weekend.

05/26/2022 By Jaisal Kalapatapu

MUSIC

Travis Scott Returns to the Festival Stage Later This Year

In the first major performances since the Astroworld tragedy in 2021, can the Houston rapper’s reputation be revived?

05/25/2022 By DeVaughn Douglas

POP CULTURE

How To Get Tickets to Houston's Comicpalooza

Here’s what to expect this year at Texas’ largest comic and pop culture convention.

05/24/2022 By Jessica Lodge

SUNDAY MUST-DO

Have a Nice Day Is the Pop-Up Market You Need To Know

Founded in the wake of the "Stop Asian Hate" movement, this collective is uplifting businesses and creators in the Asian community.

05/20/2022 By Amarie Gipson

TV Recaps

Top Chef Season 19 Episode 12: We're On A Boat

The five remaining chefs attempt to catch their own seafood in the Gulf of Mexico.

05/20/2022 By Shelby Stewart

CULTURE

This Local Nonprofit is Making Learning Entertaining

Reading With A Rapper tackles gaps in student literacy with popular music and entertianment.

05/19/2022 By DeVaughn Douglas

VISUAL ART

Making Home Weaves Stories of Immigration Through Art

This poetic exhibition at the Asia Society is a must-see.

05/18/2022 By Amarie Gipson

PERFORMING ARTS

The Houston Grand Opera Announces New Studio Artists

Five new talents join six returning artists in the competitive training program.

05/17/2022 By Amarie Gipson

LEGACY

Houston Ballet Receives A Record-Breaking Donation

Following the record-breaking legacy gift, the downtown entrance of the institution has been renamed the Margaret Alkek Williams Center for Dance.

05/16/2022 By Danielle Wright

TV Recaps

Top Chef Season 19 Episode 11: Family Vacation

The chefs head to Galveston to make seafood towers and shareable family dishes.

05/13/2022 By Shelby Stewart

MASKED MADNESS

The Masked Singer National Tour Is Coming to Houston This Summer

Catch Natasha Bedingfield as she hosts the inaugural live version of the competition show.

05/13/2022 By Ile-Ife Okantah

HIGH PLAINS

How to Spend a Perfect Weekend in Lubbock

Grab lunch at Evie Mae's or Cast Iron Grill, then explore the town's fine arts galleries and more.

05/11/2022 By Geneva Diaz

MUSIC

New Music From Houston Artists

New sounds from Houston TikTok sensations Madeline The Person, Alaina Castillo, The Suffers and Lizzo.

05/11/2022 By Shelby Stewart

TV Recaps

Top Chef Episode 10 Recap: Dinner In Zero Gravity

The remaining chefs put their own twists on Tex-Mex and learn why Houston is called Space City.

05/10/2022 By Shelby Stewart

EDITOR'S PICKS

5 Must-See Art Exhibitions to Visit This Month

Discover new artists at the Lawndale Art Center, Menil Collection and more.

05/10/2022 By Amarie Gipson

HISTORY

The Historic Eldorado Ballroom Is Finally Ready for Renovation

Project Row Houses leads the charge in restoring the Eldorado Ballroom in Houston’s Third Ward.

05/09/2022 By DeVaughn Douglas

AAPI

Support These 10 Organizations for AAPI Month

Get to know some of the organizations preserving the AAPI community in Houston.

05/06/2022 By Amarie Gipson

IMPRACTICAL SPACES

This New Book Explores Houston’s Art Scene

Pete Gershon chronicles the history of Houston’s artist-run spaces, from the 1900s to now in the new book, Impractical Spaces.

05/05/2022 By Amarie Gipson

THINGS TO DO

Why Everyone Should Visit Miller Outdoor Theatre

Miller Outdoor Theatre's signature structure within Hermann Park has been in Houston since 1923.

05/03/2022 By DeVaughn Douglas

RESOURCES

Here Are Ways to Support Trans Youth in Houston

Here’s a list of groups and organizations in Houston that support trans and queer youth.

05/02/2022 By Amarie Gipson