Katy Lemieux is a Dallas-based writer covering theater and the arts. She is a mother to two beautiful human children and three beautiful animal children. She has been published in Esquire Magazine, D Magazine, TheaterJones and most notably The Senior Voice.
2 days ago | Theater
“I don’t give a shit what you do here.” That’s what Jeffrey Schmidt, newly appointed artistic director of Dallas’ longtime uptown staple Theatre Three, said to PrismCo, the young, movement-based theater that will produce a new take on King Lear th...
8 days ago | Theater
James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim’s masterpiece, Into the Woods, opens today at the Winspear Opera House, but it’s not the show you’re used to. This version is a bare-bones, stripped-down story that forces the audience members to use their imagina...
12 days ago | Theater
Last year, Stage West artistic director Dana Schultes came across a playwright who immediately resonated with her: Annie Baker. She'd read Baker’s 2010 The Aliens, which won an Obie Award that year for best new American play. It takes place in the...
16 days ago | Theater
It's not easy to wrap one's head around the work of theater troupe Dead White Zombies (DWZ), but why would it be? It's the brainchild of Thomas Riccio, a University of Texas at Dallas drama professor, world traveler and metaphysical hobbyist who's...
20 days ago | Theater
The call came at 8:30 last Saturday morning. It was Charlotte St. Martin, president of the Broadway League phoning to let Kevin Moriarty know that the Dallas Theater Center had won the regional Tony Award. Within the next four hours, Moriarty woul...
22 days ago | Theater
Arts Mission Oak Cliff, a new multi-use arts venue built inside of the old Winnetka Heights Church, has opened its first production. Cara Mia Theatre Co.’s De Troya is a world premiere by Obie Award winning playwright Caridad Svich. It is the stor...