A little more than a week ago, the U.S. Census Bureau revealed that the city of Dallas barely grew between 2000 and 2010 -- by 0.8 percent, to be precise, though Matt Stiles and Emily Ramshaw, the Texas Trib'ers contributing to this morning's New York Times, are generous enough to bump it up to " ... More >>
Patrick MichelsA view from the Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House on Monday, when it made its official bowAnother day, another review of the AT&T Performing Arts Center -- this one from Nicolai Ouroussoff of The New York Times, whose assessment graces the top of this morning's Arts section. ... More >>
Patrick MichelsWinspear Opera House architect Norman Foster talks to reporters Thursday morning. Check out more photos from inside the Performing Arts Center in our slide show. As the new AT&T Performing Arts Center's grand opening week continues, architects behind the Wyly Theatre, Winspear ... More >>
The official press release arrived early this morning, along with the official newspaper: The Dallas Center for the Performing Arts is now the AT&T Performing Arts Center. (Or both, per the Web site.) Nobody's saying how much AT&T's spending on the naming rights, only that the package inc ... More >>
David YearsleyDuring the weekend, I exchanged a few e-mails with David Yearsley, the Cornell University associate music professor who, as you'll no doubt recall, attacked the Dallas Center for the Performing Arts with all the subtlety of a Longhorn bull mounting a comely heifer. Turns out, more than ... More >>
That somebody is Cornell University associate music professor David Yearsley, whose university bio says that during the past two decades, he's "immersed himself in the musical culture of the German Baroque." He's certainly going for baroque with this intriguingly punctuated essay posted to Alexander ... More >>
DTC struggles with Pride and Prejudice; some funny "girls" in Nunsense: A-Men!
It's overpriced, it's gaudy and we have to put it on a credit card. Yep, that Calatrava bridge says Dallas all over.
The architect Renzo Piano makes high design for our local culture of kitsch
The new season in New York's Chelsea galleries offers a mad mixture of artful objects, photo-optics and cinematic play
Brides run circles around doomed grooms in DTC's rough 'n' tumble Big Love
Legacy Grill offers a reason to say, "Let's go to Frisco."