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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 …

The Arts & Happenings February 2016 The Arts & Happenings February 2016

THE JUNIOR LEAGUE OF HOUSTON SUITS UP FOR A GREAT CAUSE – THROUGH THURSDAY, MARCH 31, 2016
The Junior League of Houston, Inc., is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, …

The Arts & Happenings January 2016 The Arts & Happenings January 2016

HOUSTON ARTS ALLIANCE PROGRAM PRESENTS WINTER CELEBRATIONS, THROUGH FEB. 16
Houston Arts Alliance’s Folklife + Tradi­tional Arts program presents Winter Cele­brations, a trio of installations, along with live performances and interactive events centered on the feast …

The Arts & Happenings December 2015 The Arts & Happenings December 2015

From Nov. 27–Dec. 27 Houston Ballet bids farewell to Ben Stevenson’s beloved production of The Nutcracker. Created by Artistic Director Emeritus Ben Stevenson, …

The Arts & Happenings November 2015 The Arts & Happenings November 2015

SPA PRESENTS ABT DANCER AT JONES HALL FOR INTENSIO, NOV. 6
Making his Houston debut, American Ballet Theatre’s acclaimed principal dancer Daniil Simkin will bring his much-anticipated dance and multimedia performance INTENSIO to Houston on Friday, Nov. 6, …

The Arts & Happenings October 2015 The Arts & Happenings October 2015

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 …