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BUFFALO BAYOU PARK’S GRAND OPENING, OCT. 3
The public is invited to the grand opening of Buffalo Bayou Park on Saturday, Oct. 3, along Buffalo Bayou Park at various locations from Shepherd Drive to Sabine Street, …

The Arts & Happenings Sep 2015 The Arts & Happenings Sep 2015

SEPTEMBER EXHIBITION AT THE JUNG CENTER GALLERY
Artists Joan Laughlin and Bill Frazier find inspiration from Houston, the city they call home. However, it is not the skylines, cityscapes or concrete that directly influence their work; …

The Arts & Happenings Aug 2015 The Arts & Happenings Aug 2015

TUTS Underground 2015/16 Season
Murderous bank-robbing lovers, holiday grump meets Little Match Girl, tiaras the size of Texas and the ultimate teenage popularity contest (hair scrunchies included) – TUTS Underground’s 2015/16 season delivers new theatrical productions …

The Arts & Happenings Jul 2015 The Arts & Happenings Jul 2015

BAYOU BEND HOSTS 9TH ANNUAL FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATION, JULY 4
Ring in Independence Day during the 9th Annual Fourth of July Celebration at Bayou Bend on Saturday, July 4 from 1 to 5 p.m. at …

The Arts & Happenings Jun 2015 The Arts & Happenings Jun 2015

THE ILLUSIONISTS – WITNESS THE IMPOSSIBLE,
JUNE 2-6
The Illusionists – Witness The Impossible, the world’s best-selling touring magic show, comes to Houston for the first time as part of a 20-city U.S. tour. Presented by Society …

The Arts & Happenings May 2015 The Arts & Happenings May 2015

THE HOUSTON SYMPHONY, MAY EVENTS
The Houston Symphony is celebrating May with a varied and innovative lineup of classical, Pops and community concerts.
British pianist Benjamin Grosvenor and German-Japanese conductor Jun Märkl are both expected to make …

The Arts & Happenings Apr 2015 The Arts & Happenings Apr 2015

GO RED FOR WOMEN LUNCHEON, APRIL 21
The American Heart Association (AHA) will host the 2015 Houston Go Red for Women® Luncheon on Tuesday, April 21 at Hotel ZaZa, 5701 Main Street in Houston. The annual …

The Arts & Happenings Mar 2015 The Arts & Happenings Mar 2015

MECA PRESENTS “SWEAT OF THE SUN,” THROUGH MARCH 6
MECA showcases the art of Grace Zuñiga in an exhibition titled, “Sweat of the Sun.” In this body of work, the Incan reference to gold as the …

The Arts & Happenings Feb 2015 The Arts & Happenings Feb 2015

HOUSTON BALLET PRESENTS ALBERTA BALLET’S LOVE LIES BLEEDING,  JAN 30 THROUGH FEB 01
Houston Ballet presents Alberta Ballet as part of the Cullen Series. One of the missions of the Cullen Series is to introduce the …

The Arts & Happenings Jan 2015 The Arts & Happenings Jan 2015

THE JUNG CENTER: SALON DES REFUSÉS
BEGINNING JAN 06
The Arts and Exhibition Committee of The Jung Center reached a stalemate as to who to include in their 2015 exhibition calendar so, for the first time, the …

The Arts & Happenings Dec 2014 The Arts & Happenings Dec 2014

RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR AT HOBBY CENTER
BEGINNING DEC 5
MSG Entertainment announces the triumphant return of an all new production of the Radio City Christmas Spectacular starring the Rockettes at Houston’s Hobby Center for the Performing …

The Arts & Happenings Nov 2014 The Arts & Happenings Nov 2014

UPTOWN HOUSTON HOLIDAY LIGHTING
A SPIRITED TRADITION, NOV. 27
The 29th Annual Uptown Houston Holiday Lighting will be held Thanksgiving evening, Thursday, Nov. 27. To kick off the holiday season, Santa will make his annual appearance to …

The Arts & Happenings Oct 2014 The Arts & Happenings Oct 2014

SPA OCTOBER EVENTS
The Society for the Performing Arts presents the following October events:
MOMIX at 8 p.m., Friday, Oct. 10 at Jones Hall (Tickets: $28-$83): Choreographer Moses Pendleton presents Alchemia, his new work for the dazzling …

The Arts & Happenings Sep 2014 The Arts & Happenings Sep 2014

EARL STALEY AT THE JUNG CENTER, BEGINNING SEP 02
Houston artist, professor, and local legend Earl Staley’s solo show of recent work begins Sept. 2 at The Jung Center Gallery. In “Reconstructions” Staley reconfigured his own …

The Arts & Happenings Aug 2014 The Arts & Happenings Aug 2014

HIGH SCHOOL ARTISTS’ GROUP SHOW AT JUNG CENTER
THROUGH AUG 29
Every year, The Jung Center presents a juried show of work by Houston’s young artists from the High School for Performing and Visual Arts (HSPVA). The …

The Arts & Happenings Jul 2014 The Arts & Happenings Jul 2014

A STAR SPANGLED SALUTE AT MILLER OUTDOOR THEATER
JULY 4
Come to Miller Outoor Theater on July 4 at 8:30 p.m. to enjoy an evening with Principal Pops Conductor Michael Krajewski and the Houston Symphony listening to …

The Arts & Happenings Jun 2014 The Arts & Happenings Jun 2014

A STAR SPANGLED SALUTE AT MILLER OUTDOOR THEATER
JULY 4
Come to Miller Outoor Theater on July 4 at 8:30 p.m. to enjoy an evening with Principal Pops Conductor Michael Krajewski and the Houston Symphony listening to …