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2009 Stories by Erin Waters

Archives: 2009
  • Symphonic Sharks

    published May 14, 2009

    The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra makes a musical Pangaea, uniting polar opposites, in its upcoming West Side Story: Symphonic... More >>

  • Cry Me A Musical

    published May 14, 2009

    He's got the stars in the sky in his hands. He's got you and me, brother, in his hands. He's got the whole world in his hands. He put his right... More >>

  • Forestry Fund-Raising

    published May 7, 2009

    Creative Arts Theatre & School in Arlington celebrates its 30th year with Into the Woods (Fund-raiser Show!), a performance and live... More >>

  • Montage Mitzvah

    published April 23, 2009

    As the Cirque Imagination performers stretch their bodies into unbelievable contortions--and as your mind strains to fathom the seemingly... More >>

  • Making History

    published April 23, 2009

    Uptown Players' regional premiere of the 2006 Broadway hit, The History Boys, passed the critics' test after its opening weekend. A... More >>

  • For Real

    published April 16, 2009

    Continuing its 2008-2009 "Discover Series," WaterTower Theatre presents the regional premiere of Based on a Totally True Story by... More >>

  • Metro-Rhyme Off

    published April 16, 2009

    Perfect your comedic chops. Fine-tune your rhythm and rhyme. Sharpen your literary arsenal, area poets. The ringmaster waits. Linguistic... More >>

  • A Feast For The Eyes

    published April 9, 2009

    The word "stimulate" is a contender for the most popular term in today's political jargon. Stimulate the economy. Stimulate growth and... More >>

  • The Horror, The Horror!

    published April 2, 2009

    Cult junkies, trannies and all the rest of you de-virginized Rocky sluts: It's time to time warp. Again. But theater enthusiasts are also welcome... More >>

  • Sin City

    published April 2, 2009

    "Then the Lord rained upon Sodom and upon Gomorrah brimstone and fire from the Lord out of heaven." (Genesis 19: 24-15) "Even as Sodom and... More >>

  • Halvsies

    published March 12, 2009

    Attention all ambitious joggers of the Katy Trail--it's your time to shine, and not just with the perspiration you encounter when blazing the... More >>

  • Oz Fest

    published March 12, 2009

    Spanish heavy metal, with classical and Celtic influences, is the best way I can describe the sound of Mago de Oz. The band is a testament... More >>

  • Your Epidermis Is Showing

    published March 5, 2009

    The common theme of Deft Touch, an art exhibit on display this month at Mighty Fine Arts, is a re-examination of ordinary objects... More >>

  • Savor Favor

    published March 5, 2009

    One thing is clear from all recent editorials, letters to the editor and angry reader comments we've received regarding the less-than-victorious... More >>

  • A Hare-Raising Show

    published February 26, 2009

    The prevalence of life-sized bunnies in our culture is a disturbing trend. On my long list of phobias, giant rabbits rank high...among dancing... More >>

  • Shadow Dancing

    published February 26, 2009

    A body is frozen mid-flight in the foreground of a building and stark white sky. The eerie image is initially startling, but a sense of... More >>

  • High Kicks at Sea

    published February 19, 2009

    Musical theater's rampant burlesque theme, made popular in shows such as Gypsy and Cabaret, is apparently still alive and well. Not... More >>

  • Bowling for Soup

    published February 19, 2009

    A pricey, gourmet luncheon to fight community hunger seems a bit oxymoronic on the surface. While the poor wait in lines for a ladle of generic... More >>

  • Astronaut Jones

    published February 12, 2009

    The topic of space travel ignites a childlike curiosity of the weightless world outside Earth's atmosphere. Films like Apollo 13 add to... More >>

  • Tutu Dudes

    published February 5, 2009

    A night of tutus and pirouetting ballerinas may sound like the last way you'd want to spend your weekend. But those who think ballet is a drag... More >>

Archives: 2009