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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 …

The Arts & Happenings May 2014 The Arts & Happenings May 2014

MOVE LIVE ON TOUR WITH JULIANNE AND DEREK HOUGH
JUNE 4
Superstar siblings Julianne and Derek Hough will star in their own all-new dance production, Move Live on Tour, with a stop at Bayou Music Center on …

The Arts & Happenings Apr 2014 The Arts & Happenings Apr 2014

CALM WEST AND TIME TRAVELERS AT JUNG CENTER GALLERY
Houston artists Joan Son and Ebony Porter share The Jung Center Gallery space this April. This exhibit will be on display from April 1-29, at the Jung …

The Arts & Happenings March 2014 The Arts & Happenings March 2014

JOHN SINGER SARGENT: THE WATERCOLORS AT MFAH, BEGINNING MAR 02
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, will be the third and final venue to present John Singer Sargent: The Watercolors, an exhibition offering an unparalleled opportunity …

The Arts & Happenings Feb 2014 The Arts & Happenings Feb 2014

VOICES OF THE SPIRIT IV
BEGINNING FEB 8
For three years, Houston Arts Alliance’s Folklife + Traditional Arts Program has organized a concert featuring a selection of music traditions entitled Voices of the Spirit. Asia Society Texas …

The Arts & Happenings Jan 2014 The Arts & Happenings Jan 2014

EVENTS PRESENTED BY SPA
BEGINNING JAN. 10
Upcoming events presented by the Society for the Performing Arts in January include Pilobolus on Jan. 10 at 7:30 p.m. Founded in 1971, Pilobolus has built its giant and fervent …

The Arts & Happenings Dec 2013 The Arts & Happenings Dec 2013

“SOUL’S JOURNEY” EXHIBIT AT JUNG CENTER GALLERY
BEGINNING DEC 03
Local artist Julie Willan presents “Soul’s Journey” at The Jung Center Gallery Dec. 3-20. The public is invited to an opening reception on Saturday, Dec. 7, from …

The Arts & Happenings Nov 2013 The Arts & Happenings Nov 2013

STRATFORD HIGH SCHOOL’S “PROJECT PLAYHOUSE” – ONLY NOV 2
The Stratford Thespian Troupe will host its annual “Project Playhouse” event on Saturday, Nov. 2, at Stratford High School from 9 a.m.-noon. This year’s theme is based …

The Arts & Happenings Oct 2013 The Arts & Happenings Oct 2013

FRIENDS FOR LIFE ANNUAL GALA
OCT 03
Whether you’re a Picasso connoisseur, a van Gogh enthusiast or just a fan of saving animals, you won’t want to miss True Colors: A Night of Art for the Animals …

The Arts & Happenings Sept 2013 The Arts & Happenings Sept 2013

DISCOVERY GREEN LAUNCHES FALL 2013 PROGRAMMING SEASON
The new season of family-friendly programming at Discovery Green kicks off Aug. 31 and will continue through Nov. 17. Catch a free flick in the shadow of Houston’s skyline …

The Arts & Happenings Sep 2013 The Arts & Happenings Sep 2013

XANADU
Theatre Under The Stars, Sept. 13 – 14
Theatre Under The Stars and The Humphreys School of Musical Theatre present the Houston premiere of Xanadu. The comical, roller skating musical follows the journey of a magical …

Fashion to the Rescue Fashion to the Rescue

By Tyler Elizabeth Howdeshell
Photography by Dream Orchid
A s an avid dog lover and owner of four adopted dogs — two pugs and two bulldogs — Katy resident Faith McGary-Sepcic felt called to do something to …

The Arts & Happenings Aug 2013 The Arts & Happenings Aug 2013

HOUSTON RESTAURANT WEEKS
BEGINNING AUG 1
A month-long food odyssey, Houston Restaurants Weeks returns Aug. 1 and runs through Sept. 2. Founded in 2003 by Cleverley Stone, Houston Restaurant Weeks raised more than $1.22 million for the …

Houston Performing Arts Aug 2013 Houston Performing Arts Aug 2013

CIRQUE DE LA SYMPHONIE
Houston Symphony, Beginning  Aug. 30
Kicking off the Houston Symphony’s Centennial Pops Season, daredevil cirque artists meet fiery symphonic music with new acts and artists. Watch in awe as aerial artists defy gravity, …

The Arts & Happenings Jul 2013 The Arts & Happenings Jul 2013

HOMEAID PLAYSHIP ON DISPLAY DURING ASTROS GAMES
THROUGH JULY 4
Westin Homes, builder of the 2013 Project Playhouse, has created a playhouse theme that is “out of this world.” Westin has partnered with HomeAid Houston, a charity …