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Cliburn Piano Winner And TCU Professor José Feghali Has Died

Wed, 10 Dec 2014 15:21:32 -0500

José Feghali, a pianist and TCU professor who won the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition in the 1980s, has died. He was 53.


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What Will The Meyerson Be Like At 50?

Tue, 09 Sep 2014 12:49:11 -0400

The Meyerson was built to last – its acoustics and its modernist style have not aged. But what will the next 25 years hold? The Art&Seek series...


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Using Art To Get Better

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:59:15 -0400

The Crow Collection of Asian Art has been expanding, adding a sculpture garden, moving its gift shop. It’s also expanded its mission. The art museum is...


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How A Dallas Man Bought A Crumbling Texas Town And Made It Something Special

Fri, 18 Oct 2013 18:25:49 -0400

(Update, Jan. 27: Brooks Gremmels died over the weekend.) A few years ago, Brooks Gremmels escaped Dallas and retired to a tiny East Texas town called...


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Arts Groups Weighing In On Dallas Council Races

Mon, 29 Apr 2013 14:28:46 -0400

Today is the first day of early voting for candidates and issues on the May 11 ballot. For arts groups in Dallas it’s an important election. In recent


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The ‘Green’ Bush: The New Presidential Center’s Eco-Sensitive Design

Mon, 22 Apr 2013 07:00:00 -0400

This is the first installment in the KERA News series "Inside the Bush Center." George W. Bush’s environmental legacy as president was decidedly mixed. He


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Where Are the Arts Managers?

Wed, 11 Jan 2012 19:34:25 -0500

The past two years, so many arts groups in North Texas have had to find new directors, managing directors and CEOs that people have wondered if there was something wrong — with the Arts District? With Dallas in general? KERA’s Jerome Weeks reports it’s not an Arts District problem, not a North Texas problem.


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The Metropolitan Opera Comes to Dallas ISD

Wed, 21 Dec 2011 18:01:43 -0500

Students can now hear more than one opera company in the Dallas Arts District. KERA’s Jerome Weeks reports the Booker T. Washington Arts Magnet High School is the only campus outside of New York with access to live performances by the Metropolitan Opera.

[excited chatter, crowd noises continue under]


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Review: Howling At The 'Moon'

Wed, 21 Dec 2011 17:52:56 -0500

An early success of playwright Sam Shepard’s was his dark 1980 comedy,True West. Now the Undermain Theatre is presenting the Southwest premiere of Shepard’s latest, Ages of the Moon. In his review, KERA’s Jerome Weeks says it’s as if True West’s characters grew old – but never grew up.


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North Texas' Biggest Commercial Gallery: The New Omni Hotel

Tue, 13 Dec 2011 16:15:17 -0500

Your gallery — that is, your guest room — awaits The City of Dallas’ new convention center hotel opens today. The City hopes the Omni Hotel will help the local economy. Good or bad, it’s already boosted North Texas artists’ bottom line. KERA’s Jerome Weeks reports the hotel displays more than 6,700 examples of their original artwork.


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Audio Wizardry Can Polish Live Performances - As They Happen

Tue, 13 Dec 2011 15:56:41 -0500

TED stands for ‘technology, entertainment and design’ – and the national conference has been so popular, it's spun-off such local offshoots as TEDxSMU.The third annual TEDx SMU conference is tomorrow — and it's already sold out, although there are viewing parties scheduled around North Texas. The conference is meant to foster talk about innovations most of us haven’t heard about yet. Speaking of hearing, KERA’s Jerome Weeks talks to one TEDxSMU speaker about controversial innovations in sound.


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'A Gathering': The Largest Stage Collaboration in North Texas History

Tue, 13 Dec 2011 15:42:03 -0500

Worldwide, more than 25 million people have died of AIDS since 1981. The epidemic has prompted tonight's performance at the Winspear Opera House, the largest collaboration on a single stage event in North Texas history. KERA’s Jerome Weeks talks to three of the artists involved in A Gathering.


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