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Entertainment Calendar

ART

Now-Feb. 28 The Photography Faculty and Staff Biennial Exhibit will be on display 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday in College Hall (NCAB 1111) on NE Campus. The exhibit is free and open to the public. A Feb. 13 artists’ reception for the exhibit will be 5-7:30 p.m. in College Hall.

Now-March 7 NE Campus’ art department presents Breathing Air Squeezing Clay in the J. Ardis Bell Library. The ceramics show includes work from advanced students in all ceramics classes. Students can meet the artists 10 a.m.-noon Feb. 8 in the library. The work is on display Monday-Sunday during library operating hours.

 THEATER 

Now-Feb. 9 The Artisan Center Theater in Hurst presents Footloose, the story of an outsider in a small community that has banned dancing and rock ’n’ roll. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Monday-Friday and 3 p.m. Saturdays. Tickets are $7 for children and $14 for adults, students and seniors weeknights, and $9 for children, $18 for adults and $16 for students and seniors Fridays and Saturdays. For tickets or more information, go to www.artisanct.com.

 

Now-Feb. 9 The Artisan Center Theater in Hurst presents The Magical Land of Oz, the beloved story of Dorothy and her friends’ journey to the Wizard who will grant their wishes. Performances are 4:30 p.m. Fridays and 10 a.m. Saturdays. Tickets are $5 for children and $7 for adults, and group discounts are available. For tickets or more information, go to www.artisanct.com.

 

Now-Feb. 10 Stage West Theatre in Fort Worth presents Gabriel, a drama set in World War II about a family who takes in a mysterious, unconscious man pulled from the waves. This mysterious stranger may be the force that reveals all the family’s concealed secrets. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays. Tickets are $28 Thursday-Sunday and $32 Friday-Saturday. For tickets or more information, go to www.stagewest.org.

 

Now-Feb. 23 Circle Theatre in Fort Worth presents God of Carnage, a comedy about how a civilized discussion between adults concerning their children’s playground altercation erupts into a savage argument that tests their maturity. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday-Saturday and 3 p.m. Saturday. Tickets range from $20 to $35. For tickets and more information, go to www.circletheatre.com.

 

Now-Feb. 24 Jubilee Theatre in Fort Worth presents Black Pearl Sings, a theatrical experience starring Liz Mikel as Alberta “Pearl” Johnson, a woman separated from her daughter when imprisoned for a crime of passion. Pearl’s voice rings through the halls of a Texas prison and inspires the fascination of a song collector. Performances are 8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and 3 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Tickets are $15-$20 Thursday evening and Saturday and Sunday afternoon and $25 Friday and Saturday evening. For tickets and more information, go to www.jubileetheatre.org.

 

Feb. 8-24 Casa Manana presents Rapunzel, a very hairy fairy tale musical with a magical cast of characters. Performances are 7 p.m. Fridays, 1 and 5 p.m. Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays. Tickets range from $16-$24. For tickets or more information, go to www.casamanana.org.

 

Feb. 12-17 Bass Hall in Fort Worth presents Memphis, a thrilling award-winning musical about fame and forbidden love. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. Sunday. A discount for all TCC students and faculty is available for Feb. 13 only by going to www.basshall.com/promo and entering promo code TCC. Up to four tickets can be purchased for $25 each.

 

Feb. 13-16 SE drama presents New Play Festival 7:30 p.m. Feb. 13-16 and 1:30 p.m. Feb. 15-16 in the C.A. Roberson Theatre on SE Campus. The festival will feature five student-written plays. Each one is directed by a different faculty member. After the performances, the audience can discuss the plays. Admission is free for TCC students, faculty and staff, $3 for non-TCC students and seniors and $6 for the general public. For more information, call the speech and drama department at 817-515-3772.

 

Feb. 14-March 3 The Pantagleize Theatre in Fort Worth presents A Chekhov Valentine, three one-act comedies. Performances are 8 p.m. Valentine’s Day and Fridays and Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays. Feb. 14 performance includes romantic music, beverages and chocolate dessert during intermission. Ticket prices are $35 Valentine’s Day, $20 Fridays and Saturdays and $18 Sundays. For tickets or more information, go to www.pantatheatre.org.

 

Feb. 15-24 The Fort Worth Community Arts Center will host the Stolen Shakespeare Guild, who will present The Winter’s Tale. One of Shakespeare’s last plays, it combines intensity and whimsy. Performances are 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Feb. 24. Ticket prices are $17 for adults, $16 for seniors 65 and older and students with ID and $10 for children 12 and under. On Feb. 24, the matinee price is $15 for adults, seniors and students and $10 for children. For tickets or more information, go to www.fwcac.com.

 

Feb. 15-March 16 The Artisan Center Theater in Hurst presents Thoroughly Modern Millie, a musical set in New York City in 1922 and filled with frisky flappers and dashing leading men. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays and 3 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturdays. Ticket prices are $14 for adults, seniors and students and $7 for children Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, and $18 for adults, $16 for seniors and students and $9 for children Fridays and Saturdays. For tickets or more information, go to www.artisanct.com.

 

Feb. 16-March 16 The Artisan Center Theater in Hurst presents Pinkalicious, a musical about a girl who turns pink from head to toe after eating too many pink cupcakes. Performances are 10 a.m. Saturdays and 4:30 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays. Additional 10 a.m. performances will be Tuesday, March 5, and March 9-16. Ticket prices are $7 for adults and $5 for children. For tickets or more information, go to www.artisanct.com.

 MUSIC

Feb. 6 The Sammons Center for the Arts in Dallas will Celebrate the Greats and pay tribute to the memory of renowned jazz saxophonist David Newman and honor living legend Johnny Pate. The performance will feature guest appearances by Newman’s son, Cadino, on vocals and Texas music legend Roger Boykin. Tickets are $40 and $35 for members and include free valet parking, complimentary coffee, wine, beer, soft drinks and a light meal. The performance is 7-10 p.m. For tickets or more information, call 214-520-7789.

 

Feb. 11 NE music instructor Jan Ryberg will perform a solo guitar concert at 7:30 p.m. in NCAB College Hall on NE. Music ranges from classical to popular. Admission is free.

SPECIAL EVENTS

Feb. 6 The South Campus film club will present My Boo 12:30-2:30 p.m. in the SSTU Living Room. For more information, call student developmental administrative assistant Jasmine Tuya at 817-515-4824.

 DANCE

Feb. 7 South Campus will hold a Fihankra dance and fitness studio 11 a.m.-1 p.m. The session will feature African dancing as well as a drumming performance and workshop in the SSTU cafeteria. For more information, call student developmental administrative assistant Jasmine Tuya at 817-515-4824.

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