Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: July 31-Aug 2

Pancakes & Booze Art Show, Goonies pool party, White Linen Nights, The Rite of Summer dance performance and a remake of Charlie Chaplin's The Kid

07/29/2015 By Nick Esquer

Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: June 26-28

A book signing, improvisational dance, a free concert, Pride and Kathy Griffin

06/24/2015 Edited by Nick Esquer

Dance

Pointes East

Asia Society Texas premieres Japanese-based ballet Tsuru.

06/23/2015 By Adam Castañeda

Pointe on Point

Touring the Houston Ballet Center for Dance

We go behind the curtain.

06/02/2015 By Maggie Berardo

Dance

Ballet Briefing

The debut of Morris, Welch & Kylián.

05/29/2015 By Maggie Berardo

Starry Krishna

An Indian Film Legend Dances Into Town

South Indian actress Shobana brings her English-language dance drama Krishna to the Wortham Theatre Center.

05/03/2015 By Michael Hardy

Dance

What Is Shen Yun, Anyway?

The widely advertised show is really a front for Falun Gong.

12/29/2014 By Michael Hardy

Year in Review

The Best of 2014 in the Arts

2014 was a year of retrenchment in the arts world.

12/22/2014 Illustrations by Dan Derozier By Michael Hardy

Best of Houstonia

Our 2014 Fall Arts Guide

Our top picks in theater, visual art, dance, classical music, and more.

09/30/2014 By Michael Hardy

Dance

SonKiss'd Combines Hip-Hop and Contemporary Dance

Local Christian dance troupe pushes boundaries of the medium.

09/05/2014 By Adam Castañeda

dance

Voloshky Dance Company Brings Ukrainian Culture to Houston

Against the backdrop of civil war, a 40-year-old cultural institution celebrates its country's folk traditions.

09/04/2014 By Adam Castañeda

dance

Review: FrenetiCore's Quench Doesn't Satisfy

Why does Quench have no apparent identity?

08/28/2014 By Theodore Bale

dance

NobleMotion Dance Explores the Cosmos in New Show

The tech-savvy company's new production wrestles with the ideas of time and space.

08/25/2014 By Adam Castañeda

dance

Bollywood Icon Brings Her New Ballet to Houston

Beloved Indian film star Hema Malini choreographed and stars in a performance based on Hindu mythology.

07/17/2014 By Adam Castañeda

Performance

Home Improvement Meets Contemporary Dance

Karen Sherman's new multimedia performance at DiverseWorks incorporates spare boards and buckets.

05/01/2014 By Adam Castañeda

Picks

Top Things To Do This Weekend: April 18–20

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

04/16/2014 By Michael Hardy

Dance

Ecstatic Dancing: A Primer

More than just the latest craze, “ecstatic dancing” gives people a new way to relate to themselves and each other—and it’s hitting Houston.

12/31/2013 By Peter Holley

Bayougraphy

Pointe of Reentry

Even after retirement, one Houston Ballet dancer finds that the beat goes on.

10/31/2013 By Peter Holley Photography by Todd Spoth

Ice House

Wheels of Fortune

An interview with Juan Carlos, the Montrose Rollerblade Guy.

09/03/2013 By Catherine Matusow