Oscar Wilde

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2013

    Morrissey feuds with Paul McCartney, Jimmy Kimmel, Staples Center, et al, But it's a Great Career Move

    Like most Smiths fans under 30, I think I heard about Morrissey being pissed off for some reason or another before I'd heard him croon over a single perfect Johnny Marr riff. He's a self-consciously difficult figure to ignore once he's wedged himself into the news, a stout British guy with a volumin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2010

    Last Night: Mumford & Sons and Cadillac Sky at the House of Blues

    Mumford & SonsNovember 4, 2010House of Blues Better Than: Going to a show at House of Blues when the Mavericks or Stars are in town.Andrew ShepherdMarcus Mumford. For more photos, check the slideshow.‚Äč The frenzy that currently envelopes English folk-rockers Mumford & Sons is as clear as ... More >>

  • News

    October 27, 2005

    Wild Child

    For Quinn Eaker, a son of the radical "unschooling" movement, school's out forever

  • News

    June 30, 2005

    Seriously Kinky

    This Texas Jewboy wants to be the next governor of Texas, and if you think he's kidding, the joke may be on you

  • News

    November 25, 2004
  • Calendar

    February 19, 2004

    Dukin' It Out

    Tom Wopat puts on the razzle-dazzle

  • News

    April 19, 2001

    2001 Dallas Observer Music Awards

    Narrow margins remind us that everyone's a winner

  • Film

    April 12, 2001

    Dirt Farmer

    Sandler and Spade continue quest to dumb down America

  • Culture

    June 22, 2000

    Wedding bell blues

    Theatre Three jettisons all jitters

  • Culture

    June 22, 2000

    Honorable thieves

    Kitchen Dog's actors reheat Beckett's leftovers

  • Culture

    January 13, 2000

    Smoldering embers

    The reflections of Allied Theatre's Fires in the Mirror are all surface

  • Culture

    July 8, 1999

    The Goal Line

    If Blackie Sherrod's just another writer, then Wilt Chamberlain was just another center

  • Film

    May 14, 1998

    Mastering a new domain

    Larry David brings his Seinfeld-ian perspective to film

  • News

    January 29, 1998

    Deconstructing Richard

    Richard Hamburger transformed the Dallas Theater Center into a regional marvel, but as he faces a million dollar debt and a host of angry critics, is it curtains for his daring vision?

  • Music

    December 4, 1997

    Deck the malls

    This season's Christmas album offerings

  • Culture

    March 7, 1996


    DTC's Arms and the Man resurrects the comic genius of George Bernard Shaw

  • Film

    July 27, 1995

    Fashion plate

    Trivial and proud of it, Clueless is an improbably entertaining time-waster