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Entertainment Calendar

Art 

Now-April 30
The SE Library is hosting No End of Vision, an exhibit composed of photos and poetry celebrating National Poetry Month. Library hours are the same as campus hours. For more information, call the SE library at 817-515-3081.

 

Now-May 3
The Reflections from the River exhibit is now up in the East Fork Gallery on TR Campus. The walls are filled with portraits and expressions, and students contributed a number of works to make the gallery possible. For more information, contact Angel Fernandez at angel.fernandez@tccd.edu or visit the exhibit on the first floor of the East Fork. 

 

Now-May 4
SE Campus hosts Benjamin Terry: Surfaces and Narratives, paintings and objects by the artist, in Art Corridor II. Gallery hours are the same as campus hours Monday-Saturday. For more information, contact SE curator Christopher Blay at 817-515-3406 or christopher.blay@tccd.edu.

 

Now-May 4
The SE art department’s annual exhibit of student works, Studio Details, is on display in Art Corridor I on SE Campus. Gallery hours are the same as campus hours Monday-Saturday. For more information, contact SE curator Christopher Blay at 817-515-3406 or christopher.blay@tccd.edu.

 

Ongoing
Interconnected Endeavors is the first art exhibit to go up on TRE Campus since its opening. The works of students will focus on endangered historic sites that they researched and portrayed in their pieces. The exhibit will be carried on indefinitely after opening with works interchanging as semesters progress. For more information, contact Angel Fernandez at angel.fernandez@tccd.edu.

 

Now-May 31
Embracing Cultural Diversity, a digital exhibit, is on display in the J. Ardis Bell Library on NE Campus. Rosa Mendez, NE education professor, uses her camera to take portraits that illustrate NE Campus’ cultural diversity. The library is open during the campus’ normal operating hours.

 

April 24
The NE art department will host a closing reception for its 2013 Student Spring Juried Art Exhibition 5-6:30 p.m. at the Haltom City NE Center, 3201 Friendly Lane in Haltom City. The event is open to the public.

Theater

Now-April 27
The NE Playhouse presents The Rocky Horror Picture Show, the musical cult classic, in NFAB 1205. Performances are 7 p.m. with a 2 p.m. Saturday matinee. Tickets are $6 for general admission, $3 for non-TCC students and seniors and free for TCC students, faculty and staff. For tickets and more information, call the NE box office at 817-515-6687.

 

Now-April 27
SE Campus presents Hairspray, the musical about a young girl in the 1960s whose dream comes true when she performs on a TV dance show. Performances are 7:30 p.m. with a 2 p.m. Saturday matinee in the C.A. Roberson Theatre. Tickets are $6 for general admission, $3 for non-TCC students and seniors and free for TCC students, faculty and staff. For tickets and more information, call the SE box office at 817-515-3599.

 

Now-April 28
Theatre Northwest presents Tigers Be Still, a comedy that follows the misadventures of a young woman who has recently earned her master’s degree and is struggling to find a job and affirm her independence. Performances are 7:30 p.m. with a 2 p.m. Saturday matinee in WTLO 1108. Tickets are $6 for general admission, $3 for non-TCC students and seniors and free for TCC students, faculty and staff. For tickets and more information, call the NW box office at 817-515-7724.

 

Now-April 28
The Jubilee Theatre in Fort Worth presents Trav’lin, a humorous story of three couples playing the game of love in 1930s Harlem. Performances are 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays with 3 p.m. matinees Saturdays-Sundays. Ticket prices range from $12 to $25. For tickets and more information, go to www.jubileetheatre.org.

 

Now-May 5
Stage West Theatre in Fort Worth presents 4000 Miles, the story of two outsiders, one young and one old, who help each other find their way. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, 8 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays. Ticket prices are $15-$32. For tickets and more information, go to www.stagewest.org.

 

Now-May 5
The Stolen Shakespeare Guild presents the Pulitzer Prize-winning Picnic, an American classic about the line between restraint and desire, in the Sanders Theater at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center. Performances are 8 p.m. Fridays and 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturdays. For tickets and more information, go to www.stolenshakespeareguild.org.

 

April 25-28
The Artes Academy presents The Outsiders, a play about the rivalry between the Greasers and the Socs, at the Rose Marine Theater in Fort Worth. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Tickets are $7 for adults and $3 for students and children. For tickets and more information, go to www.rosemarinetheater.com.

 

April 26-27
The Regal Opera Company presents Patience, a funny take on life, at the Old Bedford Schoolhouse in Bedford. Performances are 7:30 p.m., and tickets are $18 for adults, $15 for seniors, students and children and $10 for groups of 10 or more. For tickets and more information, call 817-915-7807.

 

April 26-May 25
The Artisan Center Theater in Hurst presents 42nd Street, the musical story of aspiring chorus girl Peggy Sawyer. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday-Saturday. For tickets and more information, go to www.artisanct.com.

 

April 28, 30
Taps ’n Tunes presents An Afternoon with Gershwin, a musical variety show featuring The Dancing Dames, at the Fort Worth Community Arts Center. Performances are 3 p.m. April 28 and 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. April 30. All seats are reserved, and those interested must call early for wheelchair seating. For tickets and more information, call 817-268-0388.

 

May 4-25
The Artisan Center Theater in Hurst presents Bedbugs, the fun story about bedbugs that launch a full-scale attack on the little girl who terrorizes them. Performances are 4:30 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays and 10 a.m. Saturday. For tickets and more information, go to www.artisanct.com.

 

May 8-19
The Pantagleize Theatre in Fort Worth presents A Bee in Her Bonnet, a Texas adaptation of the classic French farce, A Flea in Her Ear. Performances are 8 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $10 Wednesday, $12 Thursday, $17 Friday and Saturday and $15 for the matinees. For tickets and more information, go to www.pantatheatre.org.

Music

April 25
The Sammons Center for the Arts in Dallas presents Jazzin’ Dallas, a night of swinging jazz and Motown, at 8 p.m. in the Dallas City Performance Hall. Seating is reserved, and tickets range from $10 to $40. For tickets and more information, call 214-520-7789.

April 30
A choir concert featuring a variety of choral works will be at 7:30 p.m. in the Shady Oaks Baptist Church in Hurst. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact NE music assistant professor Bobbie Douglass at 817-515-6570 or bobbie.douglass@tccd.edu.

 

April 30
An honors recital featuring top music students will be at 7 p.m. in the WFAB Recital Hall on NW Campus. This event is open to the public. For more information, contact NW music instructor Richard Powell at 817-515-7226 or richard.powell@tccd.edu.

 

May 1
A guitar ensemble featuring music from Bach to The Beatles will be in Center Corner (NSTU 1615) on NE Campus. The performance starts at 7:30 p.m. and lasts approximately an hour. This event is open to the public. For more information, contact NE music instructor Jan Ryberg at 817-515-6497 or jan.ryberg@tccd.edu.

 

May 5
The Dallas Holocaust Museum will host a fundraising recital featuring the Polyphony Youth Orchestra at 4 p.m. The orchestra hopes to symbolically inspire the audience and will feature young Arab and Jewish Israeli musicians. For tickets and more information, go to www.dallasholocaustmuseum.eventbrite.com.

Dance

April 25-26
Momentum: A Turning Pointe, a showcase of the Northwest Dance Company and the Mosaic Dance Project, will be performed at 7:30 p.m. April 25-26 at the Scott Theater in Fort Worth. Tickets are $7 and can be purchased from the NW business office. This production is part of NW Campus’ The Turning Point Conference, a weeklong series of workshops and performances that focus on change, diversity and the pursuit of passion. For more information, call speech instructor Carol Hunsberger at 817-515-7228 or student development associate Rachael McCloskey at 817-515-7794.

 

April 26, 27
South dance students and faculty will perform in the formal dance concert Kaleidoscope in the Carillon Theatre at the Joe B. Rushing Center for the Performing Arts. Doors open at 7 p.m., and the performance begins at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $5 for general admission and free for TCC students, faculty and staff with ID. For more information, contact South dance associate professor Gypsy Ingram at 817-515-4270 or gypsy.ingram@tccd.edu.

 

April 27
An informal dance concert featuring South dance students will be in the Carillon Theatre at the Joe B. Rushing Center for the Performing Arts. The show starts at 2 p.m., and doors open at 1:30 p.m. General admission is $1. For more information, contact South dance associate professor Gypsy Ingram at 817-515-4270 or gypsy.ingram@tccd.edu.

 

April 30
The NW dance event Can You Dance? will begin at 11:15 a.m. in WHPE 1103 on NW Campus. For more information, contact NW dance associate professor Lacreacia Sanders at 817-515-7692 or lacreacia.sanders@tccd.edu.

 

May 2
An informal dance concert followed by a student choreography showcase will be in WTLO Theatre Northwest. The concert starts at 1:30 p.m., and the showcase is later that evening at 7:30 p.m. For more information, contact NW dance associate professor Kim Jackson at 817-515-7190 or kim.jackson@tccd.edu.

 

May 3, 4
The NE dance company will present its Spring Dance Show in the NFAB theater. Performances are 7:30 p.m. May 3 and 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. May 4. For more information, contact NE dance associate professor Kihyoung Choi at 817-515-6638 or kihyoung.choi@tccd.edu.

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