Last Saturday, March 22, the K3 Sisters Band put on a delightful show at the McKinney Performing Arts Center in downtown McKinney, Texas. Sisters Kaylen, Kelsey and Kristen Kassab along with parents and other band members entertained for over an hour. The old McKinney Performing Arts Center building made the whole show seem like the Grand Ole Opry with the wood floors, cushioned seats and antique pipe organ. This family-friendly show should not be missed.
Daniel Hawkins, a junior studying for a Bachelor of Music in French horn at SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts, has won first place in the brass category of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) Young Artist Performance Competition, held March 22-26 in Chicago.
From March 30 through June 29, 2014, the Dallas Museum of Art will host Nur: Light in Art and Science from the Islamic World.
The Dallas Holocaust Museum Center for Education and Tolerance presents a benefit screening of Schindler’s List. The benefit is for the museum and the USC Shoah Foundation in recognition of the work both organizations do to enlighten and inspire through Holocaust testimony. The screening is Thursday, April 24, 2014 with a reception at 6 p.m. and screening at 7 p.m.
The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston presents Soto: The Houston Penetrable, May 8 through September 1, 2014.
Tickets are on sale now for Art City Austin taking place on Saturday, April 12 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 13 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. in downtown Austin on Cesar Chavez Street between Guadalupe and Lamar.
The Children’s Chorus of Greater Dallas (CCGD), the official children’s chorus of the Dallas Symphony, announces auditions for the CCGD downtown choruses to be held May 3, 2014 through May 19, 2014 at First United Methodist Church in downtown Dallas. Auditions are by appointment only.
SMU Meadows School of the Arts will present its 21st annual benefit concert, “The 2014 Meadows at the Meyerson,” at 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 9 in the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center.
The Klyde Warren Park announces their spring celebration on Saturday, March 29, 2014 from noon to 5 p.m. The event includes family-friendly activities, musical performances and food. The event is free and open to the public. View schedule below.
The Sixth Floor Museum presents The City of Hate with presenters Quin Mathews and Bill Minutaglio on Saturday, April
The Meadows Dance Ensemble at SMU’s Meadows School of the Arts will present three intriguing contemporary works, all created within the past 25 years, at its Spring Dance Concert, March 26-30
SMU Meadows School of the Arts and Meadows Museum, both on the campus of Southern Methodist University in Dallas, announce their April 2014 events.
The Garland Opry presents the K3 Sisters Band at the McKinney Performing Arts Center on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 7:30 p.m.
Gray Matters Art Gallery presents The STUFF of Legends, an exhibit curated by Margaret Meehan. Opening reception Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 5 to 8 p.m.
Blake Hackler, assistant professor of theatre at SMU Meadows School of the Arts, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholars Grant to conduct teaching and research in Bulgaria.