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Thursday, April 27, 2017

Classical Music

Götterdämmerung

Editor’s Pick $23-257.25 Wortham Theater Center

HGO presents the fourth opera in Richard Wagner’s 19th-century Der Ring des Nibelungen, also known as the Ring Cycle. German for “Twilight of the Gods,” this...

Food & Drink

Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science

Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM $43-58 Jones Hall

The Food Network superstar, known for hosting popular shows Good Eats and Cutthroat Kitchen, serves comical antidotes that mix food with science in this brai...

Opera

Götterdämmerung

Editor’s Pick $23-257.25 Wortham Theater Center

HGO presents the fourth opera in Richard Wagner’s 19th-century Der Ring des Nibelungen, also known as the Ring Cycle. German for “Twilight of the Gods,” this...

Readings & Lectures

Alton Brown Live: Eat Your Science

Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM $43-58 Jones Hall

The Food Network superstar, known for hosting popular shows Good Eats and Cutthroat Kitchen, serves comical antidotes that mix food with science in this brai...

Theater

Finding Neverland

Editor’s Pick 8:00 PM From $30-125 Hobby Center for the Performing Arts

Called “far and away the best musical of the year” in 2012 by NPR, Gary Barlow and Eliot Kennedy’s enchanting work follows Peter Pan creator J.M. Barrie and ...

Grand Concourse

Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM From $10 Main Street Theater

In Heidi Schreck’s funny, thought-provoking 2014 play, a finalist for the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize, Sister Shelley meets her match in an idealistic colleg...

Snow White

Editor’s Pick 8:00 PM $10-75 MATCH

In Donald Barthelme’s much-talked-about 1966 novel, which he adapted for the stage in 1974, Snow White and her seven “roommates,” who work at a Chinese baby-...

Visual Art

A Collector’s Passion

Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM Free Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts

An exhibition of antique crystal paperweights, dating back to the mid-19th century, goes on display at the Spring museum.

Flowers and People Cannot Be Controlled But Live Together— A Whole Year Per Hour

Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM Free Moody Center for the Arts at Rice University

For the inaugural exhibition at the newly minted Moody Center for the Arts at Rice, Tokyo art collective teamLab presents an interactive installation that sp...

Glossy and Flat Black Squares

Editor’s Pick 11:00 AM Free Rice Gallery

This site-specific installation, created for Rice Gallery in 1997 by late conceptual-art pioneer Sol LeWitt and composed of monochromatic squares, returns fo...

Menina

Editor’s Pick 10:30 AM Free Moody Gallery

ReCollecting Dogon

Editor’s Pick 11:00 AM Free Menil Collection

Explore artifacts from the Dogon people of West Africa, including masks, carved sculptures and jewelry, curated by Paul R. Davis from the de Menils’ personal...