Oscar Wilde

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2014

    Terrence Spectacle Chases a High with His Music

    Hell took a few days off. It's hibernating. Taking a well-earned nap. It must have gone on a date or something. Maybe it's at the ballpark cheering on its favorite baseball team, the New York Yankees. Point is, the hellish Texas heat isn't terrorizing the citizens of the Valley Ranch development in ... More >>

  • 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