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The Arts & Happenings July 2017 The Arts & Happenings July 2017

RECIPE FOR SUCCESS EXPANDS POPULAR SUMMER CAMPS, JUNE-AUGUST
Recipe for Success has expanded its 2017 summer camp schedule to include hands-on farming and a Girl Scout Journey hosted at its new urban farm in Sunnyside. The …

The Arts & Happenings June 2017 The Arts & Happenings June 2017

HOUSTON EXOTIC AUTO FESTIVAL & LUXURY LIFESTYLE E-X-P-O, JUNE 4
The 2017 Houston Exotic Auto Festival & Luxury Lifestyle E-X-P-O will be held at NRG Center, Hall B, One NRG Park, in Houston on Sunday, June …

The Arts & Happenings May 2017 The Arts & Happenings May 2017

“HAMILTON”  TO ANCHOR 2017-2018 BBVA COMPASS BROADWAY AT THE HOBBY CENTER
BBVA Compass Broadway at the Hobby Center has announced its line-up of shows for the new 2017-2018 season. Hamilton will play its Houston engagement April 24-May …

The Arts & Happenings April 2017 The Arts & Happenings April 2017

FOOTLOOSE, THE MUSICAL OPENS AT MILLER, MARCH 30-APRIL 8
HITS Theatre celebrates its 30th Anniversary with the production of Footloose, The Musical, a Tony Award-winning musical at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Hermann Park at 6000 Hermann …

The Arts & Happenings March 2017 The Arts & Happenings March 2017

RIVER OAKS GARDEN CLUB’S 82ND ANNUAL AZALEA TRAIL
Celebrate the arrival of Spring in Houston at River Oaks Garden Club’s 82nd Annual Azalea Trail, “Blooms of Spring in Full Swing,” Friday – Sunday, March 10-12, 11 …

The Arts & Happenings February 2017 The Arts & Happenings February 2017

The Downtown District welcomes a pop-up installation to Art Blocks, a public art initiative at Main Street Square. Chime, an interactive sound sculpture by the collaborative Civic Harmony, invites pedestrians to make music and performance in a public space.

The Arts & Happenings January 2017 The Arts & Happenings January 2017

The Downtown District welcomes a pop-up installation to Art Blocks, a public art initiative at Main Street Square. Chime, an interactive sound sculpture by the collaborative Civic Harmony, invites pedestrians to make music and performance in a public space.

The Arts & Happenings December 2016 The Arts & Happenings December 2016

DESIGNCRAFT AT MARKET SQUARE PARK,DEC. 3
On Saturday, Dec. 3, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., join the city’s best artists and crafters for DesignCraft, AIGA Houston’s annual outdoor fair featuring the work of local artists, artisans, crafters …

The Arts & Happenings November 2016 The Arts & Happenings November 2016

16TH ANNUAL SUGAR PLUM MARKET, NOV. 3-5
The popular holiday shopping event, Sugar Plum Market, presented by the Fort Bend Junior Service League (FBJSL) and Memorial Hermann, is celebrating the 16th year of “Making Spirits Bright.” …

The Arts & Happenings October 2016 The Arts & Happenings October 2016

ASH DANCEWORKS PREMIERES BEETHOVEN RECNSTRCTD, OCT. 7-8
Ash Danceworks debuts its inaugural season with an electronic re-imagining of Beethoven’s Violin Concerto in D, choreographed by Rebecca French with nine dancers and interactive projections. The event is …

The Arts & Happenings September 2016 The Arts & Happenings September 2016

SEPTEMBER AT THE JUNG CENTER: NATURE IN PAINT AND CERAMIC
This September, The Jung Center is exhibiting the expressionistic paintings of Misha Penton with the numinous ceramics of Helena Gijsbers van Wijk.
Misha Penton’s work in blood …

The Arts & Happenings August 2016 The Arts & Happenings August 2016

MILLER OUTDOOR THEATRE, AUGUST PERFORMANCES
Since 1923, Miller Outdoor Theatre in Hermann Park has been one of Houston’s most beloved cultural treasures, a gathering place for the community and the site of thousands of memorable free …

The Arts & Happenings July 2016 The Arts & Happenings July 2016

MATT MAGEE’S WORLDWIDE SCULPTURAL DEBUT IN HOUSTON, THROUGH JULY 2
Hiram Butler Gallery unveils prima materia, Matt Magee’s first exhibition of sculpture. Since the mid-’80s, Magee has assembled table-top sculptures from found objects that he saved …

The Arts & Happenings June 2016 The Arts & Happenings June 2016

“THE MAKING OF A SAINT” AT THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF FUNERAL HISTORY, OPENING JUNE 1
Inspired by the April 27, 2014 canonization mass at the Vatican that elevated Pope John Paul II and Pope John XXIII …

The Arts & Happenings May 2016 The Arts & Happenings May 2016

DA CAMERA PRESENTS IMANI WINDS AND HARLEM QUARTET PASSION FOR BACH AND COLTRANE, MAY 6
Chamber music and jazz come together in the adventurous Da Camera season finale concert Passion for Bach and Coltrane: Imani Winds, …

The Arts & Happenings April 2016 The Arts & Happenings April 2016

KPC AND LOCAL UNIVERSITIES CREATE MONARCH BUTTERFLY HABITAT CHALLENGE, THROUGH APRIL
The Katy Prairie Conservancy (KPC) has joined with Rice University, the University of Houston (UH) and the University of St. Thomas (UST) through the Grassroots …

The Arts & Happenings March 2016 The Arts & Happenings March 2016

TUTS PRESENTS DISNEY’S MARY POPPINS, MARCH 8-20
Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) presents Disney’s Mary Poppins on March 8 – 20 at the Hobby Center for Performing Arts, Sarofim Hall, 800 Bagby St. The show is …