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April 17, 2014 -- University of Houston students will host its 2014 Dionysia event, a salute to the Greek classics, on April 24-28. More
April 16, 2014 -- Watershed Market, which launched on March 22 & 23 in Houston's East Downtown District, has scheduled its second urban market on May 10 and 11. More
April 16, 2014 -- The Galveston Arts Center will honor Susan Shirley Eckel on May 18 at the Annual Sunset Buffet. More
April 16, 2014 -- Music Doing Good in Schools will present the "Mostly Blues" concert on May 16 at The Hobby Center in Houston. More
April 16, 2014 -- Lamar University’s Lamarissimo! Concert Series will conclude on Thursday with the premiere concert of the Cardinal Jazz Singers. More
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April 15, 2014 -- The Neches Federal Credit Union will host the Annual RiverFest from April 30 through May 4 at Port Neches Park. More
April 15, 2014 -- College of the Mainland will host a free guitar concert, featuring arrangements of classical music and classic rock, on Thursday at the college's Fine Arts Building. More
April 15, 2014 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas today announced that Executive Director Craig Escamilla is resigning his position, effective May 31, to accept a position at Lamar University. More
April 14, 2014 -- The 49th Annual Lunar Rendezvous Festival recently kicked off "Odysseys in Orbit" at the University of Houston-Clear Lake. More
April 14, 2014 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Murder Ballad”, presented by Theatre Under the Stars at the Hobby Center in Houston. More
April 14, 2014 -- The Lamar Civic Orchestra will host a concert on Tuesday at Lamar State College - Port Arthur, performing classics from opera, film and ballet. More
April 11, 2014 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, has announced its upcoming exhibits for the summer. More
April 11, 2014 -- The Rosenberg Library will open "Galveston Before the Civil War", an exhibit of historic artifacts and archival images from the library's permanent collection, on April 24. More
April 11, 2014 -- The Galveston College Chorale will perform a concert featuring works by Mozart on May 18 at Moody Methodist Church. More
April 11, 2014 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on weekend events ranging from floating the bayou to flying the skies, dancing to a Jamaican beat and enjoying Japanese food. More
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April 08, 2014 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas is holding registration for its Summer ArtVentures 2014 courses. More
April 08, 2014 -- The Dishman Art Museum at Lamar University will host the Magnolia Garden Club's bi-annual flower and horticulture show on April 15-16. More
April 07, 2014 -- San Jacinto College has announced its schedule of spring concerts taking place at all three of the college's campuses. More
April 07, 2014 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “West Side Story’, presented by The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and the official opening of “Communicating Doors” at the Alley Theatre in Houston. More
April 07, 2014 -- Lamar Opera Theatre will present "The Magic Flute" on April 11-12 at the Rothwell Recital Hall at Lamar University. More
April 04, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Laura Ingalls Wilder", the last performances of its "Serious Fun" Children's Series for the season, on May 7. More
April 04, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host David Cassidy and Herman's Hermits starring Peter Noone on May 3. More
April 04, 2014 -- Music Doing Good will present a performance on April 26 by its 2013 and 2014 scholarship recipients. More
April 04, 2014 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin reports on weekend activities from Beaumont to Galveston including an old-fashioned baseball game, a free movie classic and a women's expo with food, fun and shopping. More
April 01, 2014 -- A free performance of the Ball High School award winning UIL One Act Play – John Steinbeck’s “Of Mice and Men - will be offered on Thursday, April 3 at 6:30 p.m. in the Ball High School auditorium. More
April 01, 2014 -- The 28th Annual AIA Houston SandCastle Competition will be held on Saturday, May 31 on Galveston's East Beach. More
April 01, 2014 -- The Woodlands Children's Museum is joining with TOMS to help raise awareness of children living in poverty by participating in "One Day Without Shoes" on April 29. More
April 01, 2014 -- University of Houston will host its first 10-Minute Play Festival on Saturday and Sunday at the Jose Quintero Theatre. More
April 01, 2014 -- College of the Mainland's Jazz Ensemble will perform on Saturday in a concert with the Texas City High School Jazz Band and Blocker Middle School Jazz Band at the high school's auditorium. More
March 31, 2014 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Communicating Doors” at the Alley Theatre in Houston and The 19th Annual Grand Kids Festival presented by The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
March 31, 2014 -- University of Houston's Jazz Orchestra will present "The Great American Song Book", a concert showcasing the works of Cole Porter, Jerome Kern, George Gershwin and Harold Arlen, on April 16. More
March 31, 2014 -- Texas Southern University Theatre will present its production of the musical "Dreamgirls" April 18-20 at the Granville Sawyer Auditorium. More
March 31, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will host the 19th Annual Grand Kids Festival on Saturday in Galveston's Historic Downtown Cultural Arts District. More
March 28, 2014 -- University of Houston-Downtown will host Ben Crystal, author of "Shakespeare on Toast: Getting a Taste for the Bard", to instruct students in the university's theatre department, as well as give presentations to the public on April 9. More
March 28, 2014 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin highlights a few of the events kicking off the spring including festivals featuring art, high flying kites and events for kids. More
March 27, 2014 -- The Houston Public Library will kick off its Public Poetry spring reading series on April 5 at the McGovern-Stella Link Neighborhood Library. More
March 27, 2014 -- The Missoula Children's Theatre will hold an open audition for its production of "Hansel and Gretel" on Monday at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
March 26, 2014 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre will open its production of "Lombardi" on Thursday. More
March 25, 2014 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will present "Soto: The Houston Penetrable", an interactive exhibit by Jesus Rafael Soto, May 8 through September 1. More
March 25, 2014 -- The 11th Annual Rice University Chamber Music Ensemble will perform in concert at the Moody Mansion in Galveston on Friday. More
March 25, 2014 -- College of the Mainland Vocal Arts will host a concert on April 4 as a preview of the college's upcoming Ireland tour. More
March 25, 2014 -- The South West International Boat Show, the largest in-water Boat Show in the Southwest, remains unaffected by the Texas City oil spill and will open on schedule Thursday, March 27 and remain open through Sunday, March 30. More
March 24, 2014 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “A Streetcar Named Desire” by the Beaumont Community Players, and “The Foreigner” at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay. More
March 24, 2014 -- Aubrey Lynn England, from McKinney, Texas, was named Entertainer of the Year at the 12th annual Texas Music Awards at the Texas Music Barn inside the Academy of Texas Music headquarters in Linden. More
March 24, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Hello Dolly" on March 29. More
March 22, 2014 -- The Kitchen Chick and Artist Boat will hold the Cracked Egg Cook Off and Chicken Kitsch 3D Art Contests on April 6 at the Moody Mansion in Galveston. More
March 21, 2014 -- The Houston Fringe Festival will present "The Best of Fringe" on May 16-17 at Frenetic Theater in Houston. More
March 21, 2014 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin highlights a variety of activities around the Gulf Coast region this weekend, including one of the first crawfish festivals of the season, a new contemporary art exhibit and readings by a pair of critically acclaimed authors. More
March 19, 2014 -- The Texas State Library and Archives Commission is hosting an exhibit of items illustrating Texas' journey from European province to an American state. More
March 19, 2014 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra recently announced the winners of its Symphonie Fantastique Art Competition. More
March 18, 2014 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will present the exhibit, "Alexander Archipenko: The Berlin Drawings", May 15 through August 17. More
March 17, 2014 -- The Galveston Arts Center will open an exhibit featuring the work of Pat Colville on April 26. More
March 17, 2014 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Traveling Lady” at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson, and The Rob Landes Trio at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
March 17, 2014 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston today announced that it has extended its exhibit, "The Age of Impressionism: Great French Paintings from the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute", through May 4. More
March 17, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present The Rob Landes Trio on March 23. More
March 14, 2014 -- University of Houston's School of Theatre & Dance will present "Ensemble Dance Works" on March 28-30. More
March 14, 2014 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin reports on events in the Gulf Coast Region, including a crawfish and zydeco festival, a boat race down the Buffalo Bayou and where to find the best in St. Patrick's Day parades. More
March 13, 2014 -- The University of Houston will present an exhibit entitled "Frontier Fiesta: The Greatest College Show on Earth" from March 18 through June 6 at the University's M.D. Anderson Library. More
March 12, 2014 -- Artist Boat is conducting special two-hour guided kayak tours to Galveston Island’s Coastal Heritage Preserve for only $10 through May. More
March 11, 2014 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host photographer Keith Carter on March 19 for the center's "Conversations At The Center" lecture series. More
March 11, 2014 -- University of Houston will present "Cold Sassy Tree", composed by former UH Professor Carlisle Floyd, April 4-7 at Moores Opera Center. More
March 10, 2014 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will present "The SOST Goes to the Opera", a concert featuring selections from Bizet's "Carmen", Puccini's "Tosca" and others, on April 5 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
March 10, 2014 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Boeing, Boeing” at Playhouse 1960 in Houston, and “The Great American Trailer Park Musical” at Island Etc, East-End Theatre Company in Galveston. More
March 10, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present the Parsons Dance Company for a performance on March 15. More
March 09, 2014 -- The Galveston Island Convention and Visitors Bureau has posted a schedule of festivals planned for Galveston Island during April. More
March 07, 2014 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will perform with Sparky Koerner on Sunday at the 1894 Grand Opera House. More
March 07, 2014 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch will hold the annual concert benefiting St. Vincent's Clinic on March 13 at the Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
March 07, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "West Side Story" on April 13. More
March 07, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present Bits 'N Pieces Puppet Theatre's production of "Three Billy Goats Gruff", part of the "Serious Fun" Children's Series, on April 3. More
March 07, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host student auditions on March 31 for the Missoula Children's Theatre production of "Hansel and Gretel". More
March 07, 2014 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Thursday honored Reba McEntire with the establishment of the Reba McEntire Scholarship. More
March 07, 2014 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin highlights a variety of activities around the Gulf Coast region this weekend including a new art exhibit in Galveston, a film festival in Houston, and a celebration of the start of spring with Persian traditions. More
March 06, 2014 -- Space Center Houston will host the Ultimate Spring Break from March 8 through 23. More
March 06, 2014 -- The Ensemble Theatre in Houston will open its production of "By the Way, Meet Vera Stark" on March 20. More
March 06, 2014 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston today announced that Caroline Goeser has been appointed as the W.T. and Louise J. Moran Chair of the Department of Learning and Interpretation. More
March 06, 2014 -- Texas Southern University hosted an audience of almost 1,800 for its two-day presentation of "Crowns", a national stage play hosted at the university on February 28 and March 1. More
March 06, 2014 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will perform in concert on Sunday at The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
March 05, 2014 -- San Jacinto College will host a series of concerts in March, leading up to its Expo concert on March 28 at the Central Campus. More
March 04, 2014 -- The Houston Arts Alliance will present "Another Layover: New Art Acquisitions at IAH", March 13 through April 24 at the Alliance Gallery. More
March 04, 2014 -- Island Etc, East-End Theatre Company in Galveston will present "The Great American Trailer Park Musical", opening March 14 and playing through April 12. More
March 03, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present the 19th Annual Grand Kids Festival on April 5 in the Historic Downtown Cultural Arts District. More
March 03, 2014 -- Motostalgia has been named as the official auction house of the 19th annual Keels and Wheels Concours d'Elegance, which will take place on May 2 at Lakewood Yacht Club. More
March 03, 2014 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Wizard of Oz”, presented by Theatre Under the Stars at the Hobby Center in Houston, and “The Miracle Worker” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
March 03, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present the Montana Repertory Theatre's production of "The Miracle Worker" on Saturday at 8 p.m. More
February 28, 2014 -- FrenetiCore is accepting applications for the Houston Fringe Festival through May 1. More
February 28, 2014 -- The Lone Star College System will participate in the ExxonMobil Community College Petrochemical Initiative exhibit in the Reliant Center from March 4 through 23 during the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. More
February 28, 2014 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin reports on events in the Gulf Coast Region, including Mardi Gras and Rodeo parades and a new art exhibit and symposium on the artist. More
February 27, 2014 -- Discovery Green in Houston will host the "Miracoco" luminarium by Britain's Architects of Air from March 15 through 23. More
February 27, 2014 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay is hosting performances of its production, "Run for Your Wife" through March 9. More
February 27, 2014 -- Lamar University will present a Wind Ensemble and Concert Band concert on March 4 as part of its Lamarissimo! Concert Series. More
February 27, 2014 -- College of the Mainland's Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combo will host a concert on March 4, featuring the direction Sparky Koerner. More
February 24, 2014 -- FrenetiCore in Houston will present "Wired: Dance+Technology", March 28 through April 5 at Frenetic Theater. More
February 24, 2014 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will perform a concert on March 6 at the Rothwell Recital Hall at Lamar University as part of its "After Hours" concert series. More
February 24, 2014 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Macbeth”, opening February 27 at Main Street Theater in Houston and “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena. More
February 24, 2014 -- Lamar University's Department of Theatre & Dance will present its production of "Uncle Vanya" February 27 through March 2 at the Studio Theatre. More
February 21, 2014 -- The Galveston Arts Center will present "Through a Child's Eyes", a community photography celebration, with photographs decorating a float for the Children's Mardi Gras Parade on March 2 and on display on March 8 during ArtWalk. More
February 20, 2014 -- Bay Area Houston Idol has crowned its 2014 winners. More
February 20, 2014 -- The Tremont House Hotel in Galveston has announced that it will host Bryan Lee Guevin and his Island Jazz Project for performances on Friday and Saturday nights. More
February 17, 2014 -- The winners of the 2014 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Go Texan Contests, which were held on February 1 at The Great Southwest Equestrian Center in Katy, have been announced. More
February 17, 2014 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host "Home Improvement", an exhibit by the visual arts team of Hillerbrand+Magsamen, on March 8 through April 20. More
February 17, 2014 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will present "To Jupiter... and Beyond", a concert featuring Mozart's Jupiter Symphony, on March 1 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
February 17, 2014 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include the Beaumont Community Players production of “A Soldier’s Play” in Beaumont, and “Run for Your Wife” at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay. More
February 16, 2014 -- “Crowns,” a national stage play, will be featured at Texas Southern University’s Sawyer Auditorium February 28 and March 1. More
February 14, 2014 -- The Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont will host recording and performing artist Morrissey in concert on May 25. More
February 14, 2014 -- The City of Galveston has posted a news release regarding Seawall parking during the Mardi Gras celebration. More
February 14, 2014 -- Reliant Center in Houston today launched "The Dinosauria Experience", which continues through Sunday. More
February 13, 2014 -- Maureen Patton, the executive director of The Grand 1894 Opera House reports that The Official Blues Brothers Revue will have to be rescheduled due to the severe winter storm in the north. More
February 13, 2014 -- The Houston Arts Alliance will present "An Intimate Evening with Rita Moreno" on May 1 at Hotel ZaZa. More
February 13, 2014 -- The Port Arthur Public Library will host a meet and greet on Saturday with Laura Marie Casmore, whose quilt works are on exhibit at the library through February 28 in celebration of Black History Month. More
February 13, 2014 -- The Ensemble Theatre of Houston will present dramatic readings "The Warmth of Other Suns," the book selected by Galveston Reads this year, on February 18 at ETC Theatre, 2327 Mechanic Street in Galveston. More
February 12, 2014 -- The Houston Museum District Association will host its next "Museum Experience" event on April 26. More
February 11, 2014 -- The City of Webster will present the "Imaginate" exhibit at Space Center Houston from February 22 through April 27. More
February 11, 2014 -- University of Houston's School of Theatre & Dance will present "Our Country's Good", opening February 21 at the university's Jose Quintero Theatre. More
February 10, 2014 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host "A Vintage (mystery) Affair", a wine tasting fundraiser, on February 21. More
February 10, 2014 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Menopause: The Musical” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and “Angel Street” at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson. More
February 10, 2014 -- The Official Blues Brothers Review will play at The Grand 1894 Opera House on February 15. More
February 09, 2014 -- The Woodlands Children's Museum will host its annual Spring Break Camp March 10-14. More
February 08, 2014 -- The 18th Annual Texas Lunar Festival is today at Amity Park in Houston. More
February 07, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Menopause, The Musical", February 11-14. More
February 07, 2014 -- Lamar University will host "Le Grand Bal 2014: An Evening of Art" on March 22. More
February 07, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "I Am Jack", part of The Grand's "Serious Fun" Children's Series, on March 4. More
February 07, 2014 -- Arts and culture editor Jennifer Olin highlights the wide variety of activities available this weekend around the Gulf Coast region, including a home show, a Native American art exhibit, and a showcase of international spiritual music. More
February 06, 2014 -- The Stark Museum of Art in Orange, Texas will open its newest exhibit, "Navajo Weaving: Tradition & Trade" on Saturday. More
February 06, 2014 -- The Midtown Cultural Arts & Entertainment District has issued a call to artists for the eighth annual Midtown Art in the Park fine art festival. More
February 05, 2014 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Go Tejano Committee will hold the 30th Annual Scholarship Gala on Saturday at the Arabia Shrine Center. More
February 04, 2014 -- The Apollo Chamber Players will perform in concert on February 22 as part of The Chamber Music Series of Calder Baptist Church in Beaumont. More
February 04, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host the Parsons Dance Company on March 15. More
February 03, 2014 -- The Southeast Texas Arts Council will host "Hearts for the Arts", its annual fundraiser event, on February 9 in Beaumont. More
February 03, 2014 -- University of Houston's University Dance Theatre will present "UH Goes to the Barn" on February 26 at The Barn Theatre. More
February 03, 2014 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include the final performances of Monty Python’s “Spamalot” at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena, and the continuation of “Freud’s Last Session” at the Alley Theatre in Houston. More
February 02, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House's Serious Fun Children's Series will present The Kid's Entertainment's production of "Dino-Light" Thursday, March 27 More
February 02, 2014 -- The Grand Kids Festival on Saturday, April 5 on Postoffice Street in downtown Galveston's Cultural Arts District will feature Trout Fishing in America. More
January 31, 2014 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake will host a closing reception for "When They Roll up the Sidewalks", a student art exhibit, on February 6. More
January 31, 2014 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will present a special Valentine's Day production of "2 Across" on February 14. More
January 31, 2014 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin highlights a variety of fine arts this weekend including dance, music and a drawing exhibition around Houston; as well as events to celebrate the Chinese New Year. More
January 31, 2014 -- The Academy of Texas Music, Inc. released the list of official nominees for the 12th annual Texas Music Awards in a worldwide Facebook event this week. More
January 30, 2014 -- Music Doing Good is accepting applications for scholarships through March 17. More
January 30, 2014 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will present its annual Youth Education Concerts February 4-5 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
January 30, 2014 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will present "Charles Marville: Photographer of Paris", an exhibition featuring photographs spanning Marville's entire career, in June. More
January 30, 2014 -- Houston S.H.O.P. (Sweet Hour of Prayer)Ministries Inc., a not-for-profit organization, will host the Houston Creole Heritage Festival and Mardi-Gras Parade this weekend at the Discovery Green Park in Houston. More
January 27, 2014 -- The Houston Museum District Association recently hosted the year's first Museum Experience at several locations. More
January 27, 2014 -- Pianist Leon Fleisher will perform at The Grand 1894 Opera House on Saturday, February 1. More
January 27, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston has rescheduled its performances of "Stuart Little" to Wednesday at 11 a.m. due to weather-related school closures. More
January 27, 2014 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Freud’s Last Session” at the Alley Theatre in Houston and “Fascinating Rhythm: A Gerswhin Celebration”, at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City. More
January 26, 2014 -- ArcadiaCon, a gaming convention that promises "loads of entertainment, contests, exhibitors and top notch minecraft youtube personalities" will be held in Houston on June 7 and 8. More
January 24, 2014 -- The Woodlands Children's Museum has issued a news release regarding the improvements the museum has made during the past year. More
January 24, 2014 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake is hosting "When They Roll up the Sidewalks", a student-led art exhibit, through February 14. More
January 24, 2014 -- The Houston Public Library will host a preview performance of The Ensemble Theatre's production of "The Meeting" on Saturday at the Central Library. More
January 24, 2014 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin highlights opera season around Houston this weekend with offering both professional and amateur and suggests taking in a foreign film festival at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston or a comedic look at motherhood down in Galveston. More
January 24, 2014 -- Leon Fleisher, pianist, who will perform at The Grand 1894 Opera House on Saturday, February 1 will participate in a meet and greet event for UTMB students on campus at noon on January 31. Flyer
January 23, 2014 -- The McFaddin-Ward House in Beaumont will launch its 2014 lecture series on January 30 with "Fakes and Forgeries in the Art Market", presented by Meredith Meuwly. More
January 21, 2014 -- Houston Public Library will launch the 2014 Winter Public Poetry Reading Series on February 1 at Park Place Regional Library. More
January 21, 2014 -- Island Etc, East-End Theatre Company in Galveston will launch its production of Motherhood Out Loud on Friday. More
January 21, 2014 -- University of Houston will host the 31st annual International Piano Festival, featuring concerts and master classes, January 31 through February 2. More
January 20, 2014 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will kick off its Spring Season on February 9 at the 1894 Grand Opera House. More
January 20, 2014 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “We Will Rock You”, presented by Theatre Under the Stars in Houston, and The Oak Ridge Boys in concert at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
January 20, 2014 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will launch its new "After Hours" concert series with a performances on February 6. More
January 20, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host The Oak Ridge Boys in concert on January 24-25. More
January 17, 2014 -- The Best Years Center will host a series of Mardi Gras style events from February 27 through March 1 at various locations in Beaumont. More
January 17, 2014 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will be the first venue for the touring exhibit, "Houghton Hall: Portrait of an English Country House", which opens at the museum on June 22. More
January 17, 2014 -- Artist Boat in Galveston will host a kayak instructor certification course in March. More
January 17, 2014 -- The Houston Early Music series will present the Orlando Consort in concert on February 11 at The Hobby Center in Houston. More
January 17, 2014 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin highlights events in Galveston this weekend, including Restaurant Weeks and ArtWalk; and in Houston where Peter and The Wolf is featured at the Zoo and the Houston Auto Show is at the Reliant Center. More
January 16, 2014 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will host "John Singer Sargent: The Watercolors", an exhibit of 90 watercolor works by Sargent, March 2 through May 26. More
January 16, 2014 -- The Dishman Art Museum at Lamar University will host "One Heart", an exhibit of photographs by Pok Chi Lau, January 18 through February 28. More
January 14, 2014 -- Houston First Corporation and Food and Vine Time Productions on Tuesday announced that Big Brew, a week-long celebration of craft beer, will take place starting October 20 at the George R. Brown Convention Center. More
January 13, 2014 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston has announced three exhibits that are opening at the museum in February. More
January 13, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a screening of "Rescue in the Philippines: Refuge from the Holocaust" on Sunday, with proceeds to benefit the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Texas Medical Branch and the film. More
January 13, 2014 -- University of Houston's School of Theatre & Dance will present its 40th anniversary of the Houston Shakespeare Festival in August. More
January 13, 2014 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Larry Gatlin in concert on January 18. More
January 13, 2014 -- Bay Area Houston Ballet and Theatre will hold open auditions for its production of "Bye Bye Birdie" on February 1. More
January 13, 2014 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include Monty Python’s “Spamalot” at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena, and “Cabaret”, presented by the Beaumont Community Players at the Betty Greenberg Center for Performing Arts. More
January 13, 2014 -- Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ officials have announced the 2014 entertainer lineup. More w/video
January 10, 2014 -- The Galveston Island Humane Society has announced that the 16th annual Krewe of Barkus & Meoux Parade will be held on March 2. More
January 10, 2014 -- Space Center Houston will host an exhibit, featuring photographs captured by NASA-Johnson Space Center photographers and astronauts, January 17 through February 9. More
January 10, 2014 -- Gexa Energy Broadway today announced its lineup for the 2014-2015 season of performances at the Hobby Center in Houston. More
January 10, 2014 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin reports on several new exhibitions opening at art galleries around Houston and an opportunity to learn about the art of housing great art with a architect's tour of the Houston Museum District. More
January 09, 2014 -- Mardi Gras! Galveston has announced that Uncle Kracker will perform on February 22 in Saengerfest Park during the kick-off weekend. More
January 08, 2014 -- Music Doing Good today announced it has formed a partnership with St. Cecilia Chamber Music Society to accept donations of instruments at St. Cecilia's three spring concerts. More
January 07, 2014 -- Houston Arts Alliance will host "Voices of the Spirit" on February 8 and 9 at the Asia Society Texas Center. More
January 07, 2014 -- The Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown Museum at the Lamar University campus will host a celebration on Saturday marking the 113th anniversary of the Lucas Gusher at Spindletop. More
January 07, 2014 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will perform a Pops concert on February 1, featuring music by The Beatles, at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
January 07, 2014 -- The Houston Arts Alliance will feature "Michael Bise: Artist's Picks", an exhibition of drawings by eight regional artists, beginning Thursday and continuing through February 20. More
January 06, 2014 -- Alvin Community College will host its annual big band concert on February 8. More
January 06, 2014 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Go Back for Murder”, at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay, and “Into the Woods”, at Main Street Theater in Houston. More
January 06, 2014 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will open its production of Agatha Christie's "Go Back for Murder" on Friday. More
January 05, 2014 -- "Swimmy, Frederick and Inch by Inch" will play at The Grand 1894 Opera House on Thursday, February 20. More
January 05, 2014 -- The Serious Fun Children's Series will feature We're Going On A Bear Hunt at The Grand on Wednesday, February 5. More
January 05, 2014 -- "Swimmy, Frederick and Inch by Inch" will return to The Grand 1894 Opera House on Thursday, February 20 at as part of the ongoing Serious Fun Children’s Series. More
January 03, 2014 -- Three Stand Up Dads will play Saturday at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
January 03, 2014 -- Texas Southern University will present a production of "Crowns" on February 28 and March 1. More
January 03, 2014 -- San Jacinto College will hold open auditions January 14-15 for its upcoming production of "Young Frankenstein" at the college's Central Campus. More
January 03, 2014 -- University of Houston's Moores Opera Center will open its 2014 season on January 23 with "The Consul", and on January 24 with "The Barber of Seville". More
January 03, 2014 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin reports on leisure activity opportunities this weekend, including a "geek festival with free parking" at Moody Gardens, an International Boat, Sport & Travel Show at Reliant Center and a performance of the Houston Symphony. More
January 02, 2014 -- The Woodlands Children's Museum recently hosted a "High Noon Countdown" party to celebrate the new year. More
January 02, 2014 -- Island ETC, East-End Theatre Company in Galveston will present special performances of "Motherhood Out Loud" on January 24-25, benefiting the Galveston Education Foundation. More
December 31, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston ends two exhibits in January; Koloman Moser: Designing Modern Vienna on January 12, and American Adversaries: West and Copley in a Transatlantic World on January 20. More
December 31, 2013 -- The Rosenberg Library in Galveston will display an exhibit of pictures and items from the city's libraries, which include the first public library in Texas, as its January "Treasure of the Month". More
December 30, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include Three Stand-Up Dads at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and the 2014 Playhouse Revue at Playhouse 1960 in Houston. More
December 27, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin reports on opportunities to welcome 2014 in the Gulf Coast region. More
December 23, 2013 -- The Midtown Men will perform at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston on December 29. More
December 23, 2013 -- Jerry Jeff Walker will perform at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston on Saturday. More
December 23, 2013 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast region include continued performances of The Santaland Diaries and A Christmas Carol at the Alley Theatre in Houston; and and a concert by Jerry Jeff Walker at the Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
December 20, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on Holiday Season events in the Gulf Coast region. More
December 19, 2013 -- Frenetic Theater in Houston will present "Family: Thicker than water" beginning on January 24. More
December 19, 2013 -- The Houston Museum District Association has announced a line up of new exhibitions coming to Houston museums in 2014. More
December 16, 2013 -- The Houston Film Critics Society has named "12 Years a Slave" the top film of 2013. More
December 16, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include Shoji Tabuchi and Asleep at the Wheel, both performing at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston, as well as several holiday productions. More
December 16, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host the Houston Children's Chorus, performing their Holiday Pops Concert, on Sunday. More
December 16, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Asleep at the Wheel, presenting their "Santa Loves to Boogie" holiday concert, on Saturday at 8 p.m. More
December 13, 2013 -- The Pearland Convention and Visitors Bureau will host the Pearland Crawfish Festival, benefitting area non-profit organizations and The Houston Blues Society, on April 4-6. More
December 13, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on holiday event options in the Gulf Coast Region. More
December 12, 2013 -- The Houston Railroad Museum will move 17 of its vintage railcars on Sunday from the museum to a track at a warehouse to the east end of downtown Houston. More
December 12, 2013 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host an exhibit, featuring the works of artists Jane Allensworth and Susan Shirley Eckel, January 18 through March 2. More
December 12, 2013 -- The Woodlands Children's Museum has announced several upcoming events. More
December 12, 2013 -- Mardi Gras! Galveston has announced that the annual Mardi Gras celebration in 2014 will include two additional parades in the downtown entertainment district. More
December 12, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a celebration on January 3 for the opera house's 119th birthday. More
December 11, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Shoji Tabuchi for a performance on Monday at 8 p.m. More
December 11, 2013 -- The Houston Arts Alliance has announced that "Hope in Blue" by Simon Gentry has been selected as the winning entry in the alliance's The Blue Trees in Bloom Photo Contest. More
December 11, 2013 -- University of Houston on Tuesday announced that Moores Opera Center recently received awards at the National Opera Association's annual Opera Production Competition. More
December 09, 2013 -- The Blue Man Group will perform in Beaumont on February 14 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
December 09, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include continuations of “A Christmas Carol” by Clear Creek Community Theater in Nassau Bay and Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson. More
December 09, 2013 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation hosted the 40th Annual Dickens on The Strand Festival this weekend. More
December 06, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Stuart Little" on January 29 as part of its "Serious Fun" Children's Series. More
December 06, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on Dickens on The Strand and other events in the Gulf Coast Region. More
December 02, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Oliver!” at Playhouse 1960 in Houston and “Elf: The Musical” at Theatre Under the Stars in Houston. More
November 29, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin highlights holiday events in the Gulf Coast region. More
November 27, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host performances of "Memphis" on Friday and Saturday. More
November 25, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Memphis: The Musical” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston, and “The Santaland Diaries”, at the Alley Theater in Houston. More
November 22, 2013 -- Island etc, East-End Theatre Company in Galveston will debut "David Sedaris Does Christmas", with performances of "Season's Greetings To Our Friends and Family" and "The Santaland Diaries", tonight. More
November 22, 2013 -- Lamar University's A Cappella Choir and Grand Chorus will perform selections from George Frideric Handel's "Messiah" on December 1 at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Beaumont. More
November 22, 2013 -- Music Doing Good in Houston will present "Miracle on 19th Street", a holiday concert event, on December 7 at Gallery M Squared. More
November 22, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will be the first venue in the United States to host "Houghton Hall: Portrait of an English Country House", an exhibit of 100 objects from the art collections that Sir Robert Walpole and his descendants assembled in their family home, beginning June 22. More
November 22, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on leisure activity opportunities in the Gulf Coast region in the week before Thanksgiving. More
November 18, 2013 -- University of Houston on Friday will unveil student-designed customized electric guitars during a concert at the Gerald D. Hines College of Architecture. More
November 18, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Santaland Diaries and Season’s Greetings”, at Island etc, East-End Theatre Company in Galveston, and “A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration” at Main Street Theater in Houston. More
November 15, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will open its exhibit "Georges Braque: A Retrospective", featuring a collection of 75 of Braque's works, on February 16. More
November 15, 2013 -- A Creole Sunday will be held on November 17 at the Langetree Retreat and ECO Center in Liberty, Texas. More
November 15, 2013 -- Diversions: As the holiday season approaches Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on the growing list of entertainment and activities available around the Gulf Coast region. More
November 12, 2013 -- The Texas City Museum will host a presentation on the USS Westfield on Thursday. More
November 11, 2013 -- FrenetiCore Theater in Houston will present "The Empty Spaces", a series of works by Bret Harmeyer, November 24 through December 15. More
November 11, 2013 -- San Jacinto College's Central Campus will host auditions on Thursday and Friday for children to play as elves in the college's production of "Santa's Christmas Magic: The Musical". More
November 11, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “A Christmas Carol” at the Alley Theatre in Houston and “Flipside: The Patti Page Story” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
November 11, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Flipside: The Patti Page Story" on Saturday. More
November 11, 2013 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will present "Home for the Holidays", a concert celebrating the holiday season, on December 8 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
November 08, 2013 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host its annual Holiday Tree Lighting Party on December 5. More
November 08, 2013 -- The Houston Arts Alliance will host an Artists' Talk on November 16 in conjunction with the Alliance Gallery exhibition, "Agrestis Animi". More
November 08, 2013 -- The Young Texas Artists Music Competition is accepting applications for its 30th annual event, which will be held March 6-8. More
November 08, 2013 -- Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on weekend events around the Gulf Coast region ranging from the pets to printing to patriotism. More
November 07, 2013 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will host a concert on Tuesday featuring students from Southeast Texas performing with the symphony. More
November 06, 2013 -- Galveston Arts Center will feature presentations by Mayuko Ono Gray and Mark Greenwalt as part of the "Conversations @ The Center" series on November 12 at 2501 Market Street. More
November 06, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will open its exhibit "Roads of Arabia: Archaeology and History of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia" on December 19. More
November 06, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Rain - A Tribute to the Beatles" on Saturday. More
November 06, 2013 -- University of Houston will host Terence Blanchard and the UH Jazz Orchestra for a concert on November 15 at the university's Moores Opera House. More
November 06, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Jaston Williams and Joe Ely for their performance of "Life After Lubbock" on Friday at 8 p.m. More
November 04, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Boeing, Boeing” at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City and “Is There Life After Lubbock?” at the Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
November 04, 2013 -- FrenetiCore will present "There is no answer as to why me: A Dance Tribute to David Rakoff", beginning Decmeber 6 at Frenetic Theater in Houston. More
November 04, 2013 -- Visual artist Jo Ann Fleischhauer and contemporary music group Musiqa will present "What Time Is It?", a public art installation in Downtown Houston's Historic District, on Friday. More
November 03, 2013 -- The Lone Star Rally celebrated its 12th year on Galveston Island this weekend. More
November 01, 2013 -- The Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont will host singer and humorist Mark Lowry for a performance on November 10. More
November 01, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on weekend events featuring a variety of fine art festivals and performances around the Gulf Coast region. More
October 30, 2013 -- Galveston College will host "A Full Plate: Ceramic Art of Lotus Bermudez", November 6 through March 14 at the college's art gallery. More
October 30, 2013 -- The Rosenberg Library in Galveston will host an exhibit related to the early hardware business on Galveston Island, J.F. Smith & Bros. Company, as the library's November "Treasure of the Month". More
October 29, 2013 -- College of the Mainland will present concerts from its Jazz Ensemble tonight and from the COM 7 O'Clock Jazz Combo on Friday. More
October 28, 2013 -- Music Doing Good, Inc. will present "Miracle on 19th Street", an event celebrating the organization's musical outreach programs and featuring a holiday concert, on December 7 at Gallery M Squared in Houston. More
October 28, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Evil Dead: The Musical” at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena and “A Nice Family Gathering” at Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson. More
October 24, 2013 -- Stark Cultural Venues has announced that author, naturalist, historian and performer Brian "Fox" Ellis will bring two performances to Orange, Texas in November. More
October 24, 2013 -- Artist Boat has announced it is utilizing a $150,000 grant from the Houston Advanced Research Center to offer "Habitat Restoration Adventures", a training program for petrochemical companies and their employees. More
October 24, 2013 -- College of the Mainland will host pianist David Syme for a free concert on October 30. More
October 21, 2013 -- The University of Houston School of Theatre and Dance will present "Blood Wedding" from October 25 through November 3 at the Jose Quintero Theatre. More
October 21, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host "Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story" this weekend. More
October 21, 2013 -- College of the Mainland will host its annual "Monster Musik" concert on Thursday at the college's Fine Arts Building Recital Hall. More
October 21, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Wait Until Dark” at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay, and "Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story", at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
October 21, 2013 -- The Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum will launch "Extreme Mammals: The Biggest, Smallest and Most Amazing Mammals of All Time", an exhibit of fossil and living mammals, on November 23. More
October 21, 2013 -- University of Houston will host writer Elizabeth Hunter on Thursday to discuss writing and to showcase her latest book series. More
October 18, 2013 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas has announced that music director Chelsea Tipton, II, has been named recipient of the Aspire Award from the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra. More
October 18, 2013 -- San Jacinto College has placed "The Art of Space and Science", an exhibit featuring student and faculty works, on display at Space Center Houston. More
October 17, 2013 -- The Houston Arts Alliance will host the first SLAB Parade and Family Festival on Sunday at MacGregor Park. More
October 17, 2013 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host its "Eat a Bug!" Family Arts Day on October 26. More
October 17, 2013 -- Lamar University's Theatre and Dance Department will present its production of "Almost, Maine" October 24-27. More
October 16, 2013 -- University of Houston's Moores Concert Chorale will participate in a concert on November 23 featuring rarely heard works to commemorate the 200th anniversary of "The Battle of Nations". More
October 16, 2013 -- Lamar University has announced that season tickets are on sale for its "Lamarissimo!" concert series, which opens on November 5. More
October 15, 2013 -- Backbay Emporium will host the first of a series of Glorious Gatherings benefiting the Galveston College Foundation Universal Access program on November 16. More
October 14, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Boeing, Boeing” by the Beaumont Community Players and “Randy Newman and His Music” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
October 14, 2013 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host the 40th anniversary of the Dickens on the Strand event December 6-8 in downtown Galveston. More
October 11, 2013 -- San Jacinto College's theatre and film department at its Central Campus will hold public auditions on October 23-24 for the college's upcoming production of "Santa's Christmas Magic". More
October 11, 2013 -- College of the Mainland is hosting an exhibit of photographs, showcasing the work of students and educators from seven states, through October 24 at the college's art gallery. More
October 11, 2013 -- Voting closes at 9 p.m. today for "Houston Stars: Dancing for a Cause", a charity gala celebrating its third year on Saturday, October 12 at the Bayou City Event Center. More
October 10, 2013 -- The Brushes by the Beach Plien Air Contest on Galveston Island will be on Saturday, November 9. More
October 10, 2013 -- The Brazoria County Historical Museum will present "Prehistoric Appetites", an exploration of the life of prehistoric hunter gatherers, tonight. More
October 10, 2013 -- The American Festival For the Arts will host the Frazier Merriman Award Luncheon, honoring Memorial High School Conductor Bingiee Shiu, on November 9 in Houston. More
October 10, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Jigsaw Jones: The Case of the Class Clown", part of The Grand's Serious Fun Children's Series, on October 22. More
October 10, 2013 -- The Galveston Island Nature Tourism Council will hold their annual Breakfast with the Cranes on December 14 and 15 at the Moody Gardens Golf Course. More
October 10, 2013 -- The Coastal Wrestling Federation will present "Fusion" on Saturday at The National Guard Armory in La Marque. More
October 09, 2013 -- The Red Cat Jazz Preservation Society today announced that the Red Cat Jazz Festival, initially scheduled for October 10-13 in Galveston, has been postponed. More
October 08, 2013 -- Texas Southern University will hold its annual President's Gala on October 18 at the Westin Galleria Hotel in Houston. More
October 08, 2013 -- The City of Pasadena will host the annual Strawberry Stroll and the annual Fire Prevention Festival on Saturday at Strawberry Park. More
October 08, 2013 -- The first annual Boatoberfest on Clear Lake will take place from October 24 through 27 in Seabrook. More
October 08, 2013 -- Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center in Orange, Texas today announced the program for its upcoming "Exploration and Discovery" Lecture Series. More
October 08, 2013 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will host a concert featuring Japanese pianist Mai Goto on November 10 at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
October 07, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will present "Roads of Arabia", an exhibit featuring objects recently excavated from archaeological sites throughout the Arabian Peninsula, beginning December 19. More
October 07, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will open "Words and Things: Buddhist Texts and Ritual Objects from Japan", an exhibit of 50 objects from the private collection of Boston-based English literature scholars Sylvan Barnet and William Burto, on October 20. More
October 07, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Lizzie”, presented by Theatre Under the Stars in Houston, and Lunada 2013 at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
October 07, 2013 -- Alvin Community College will host auditions on October 15 for its fall production of "Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol". More
October 07, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House is donating a portion of tickets purchased for the October 19 concert featuring Randy Newman to the Salvation Army. More
October 04, 2013 -- The Stark Museum of Art and The W.H. Stark House in Orange, Texas will host an "Illustrated Family Day" on October 19. More
October 04, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin reports on weekend events including food festivals, art festivals and car racing around the Gulf Coast Region. More
October 03, 2013 -- The Texana Center will present the 1st Annual Texana Tinsel and Treasurers Art Show and Marketplace on November 22 at Legacy Ford Showroom in Rosenberg. More
October 02, 2013 -- Varner-Hogg Plantation State Historic Site in West Columbia will host its annual Harvest Festival on October 19. More
October 02, 2013 -- The Rotary Club of Galveston will host its 37th annual Chili Supper on November 7 in the Ball High School Cafeteria. More
October 02, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will present "The Age of Impressionism: Great French Paintings form the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute", a collection of 73 French paintings, beginning December 22. More
October 02, 2013 -- The Houston Museum District Association recently hosted its final "Museum Experience" event of 2013. More
October 02, 2013 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will present "Russian Tragedy to Triumph", a concert featuring Brahms' "Tragic" Overture and Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No. 2, on October 26 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
October 02, 2013 -- Kemah will host its annual Oktoberfest event Friday through Sunday at the city parking lot. More
October 02, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House and the Galveston Island Humane Society will present the "Artwalk Patti Page Special" on Saturday. More
October 01, 2013 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will hold the 17th Annual Island Quilter's Guild Show, "Cows and Other Quilts", from Saturday through December 27 at the Foundation's 1861 United States Custom House. More
September 30, 2013 -- San Jacinto College will host "Bass Extremes" in concert on October 21 at the Slocomb Auditorium on the college's Central Campus. More
September 30, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “For Marrieds Only” at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson, and The Beach Boys in concert at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
September 30, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host "The Beach Boys" in concert on Saturday and Sunday. More
September 30, 2013 -- The Bolivar Peninsula Cultural Foundation has announced that the Fourth Annual Jane Long Festival will take place on October 12. More
September 28, 2013 -- The University of St. Thomas in Houston will host the Italian Festival from October 10 through 13. More
September 27, 2013 -- Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center in Orange, Texas will host its Fifth Annual Orchid Festival on October 5-12. More
September 27, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin reports on weekend events including theater and music offerings at area universities, food festivals and the final Houston Museum Experience of 2013 this weekend. More
September 25, 2013 -- The East End Historical District Association of Galveston will hold the Annual 2013 Fall Garden Tour on October 5 and 6. More
September 25, 2013 -- The Houston Arts Alliance will hold the first SLAB Parade and Family Festival on October 20 at MacGregor Park. More
September 24, 2013 -- Music Doing Good has received two grants from the Texas Commission on the Arts. More
September 24, 2013 -- The Greater Conroe Arts Alliance recently honored Dr. Aline Arnold, executive director of the Conroe Symphony Orchestra, for her efforts with the symphony. More
September 23, 2013 -- The Beaumont Rotary Centennial Playground at 600 Crockett Street will open on Tuesday with a Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting. More
September 23, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Priscilla: Queen of the Desert”, presented by Theater Under the Stars in Houston, and “The Dixie Swim Club” at Island etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston. More
September 23, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston has announced the line-up of events for its 2013-2014 "Serious Fun" season. More
September 21, 2013 -- The Katy Prairie Conservancy will present Bioblitz, the "ultimate scavenger hunt", on October 12 at the Conservancy's preserves in west Houston. More
September 20, 2013 -- The Stark Museum of Art and the W.H. Stark House will participate in Museum Day Live! on September 28. More
September 20, 2013 -- The Houston Arts Alliance recently awarded Capacity Building Initiative grants to 12 local arts organizations. More
September 20, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston today announced that Anne Wilkes Tucker is retiring as the museum's photography curator in 2015, with Malcolm Daniel to take leadership of the department following her retirement. More
September 20, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin reports on weekend events including several regional fine arts fairs, events at Houston's Discovery Green, the Galveston Art Center shows art on the building instead of inside and a film retrospective of James Gandolfini. More
September 19, 2013 -- The Houston Arts Alliance recently announced that it is to receive an Our Town 2013 grant award from the National Endowment for the Arts. More
September 18, 2013 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas in Beaumont will host its seventh annual Art of Beer fundraising event on October 9. More
September 18, 2013 -- Lamar University's Department of Theatre and Dance will open its 2013-2014 season on September 26 with a production of Arthur Miller's "A View from the Bridge". More
September 16, 2013 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will open "Texas Impressionism: Branding with Brushstroke and Color, 1885-1935", an exhibit showcasing Texas artists who contributed to American Impressionism, on September 27, with an opening reception on September 26. More
September 16, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “You Can’t Take It With You” at the Alley Theatre in Houston and “The Rocky Horror Show” at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena. More
September 13, 2013 -- Tickets will go on sale next week for the The 30th Annual Greek Festival in Galveston on Saturday & Sunday, November 9 and 10, at the Greek Orthodox Church, 1824 Ball Street. More
September 13, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin reports on weekend events at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; biking to the Farmer's Markets of Houston; and a tour of the Ocean Star offshore museum in Galveston. More
September 13, 2013 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will perform on October 13 at The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
September 13, 2013 -- FrenetiCore will hold the 6th Annual Houston Fringe Festival from October 2 through 6 at various East End venues. More
September 12, 2013 -- The Memorial Park Conservancy has announced that Nelson Byrd Woltz has been selected as the lead landscape architectural firm for Memorial Park's Long-Range Master Planning. More
September 11, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will host "Conversations with the Director", featuring MFAH Director Gary Tinterow and philanthropist and art collector Ronald S. Lauder, on September 27. More
September 11, 2013 -- Fred Astaire Dance Studios Texas Region will host the Texarama Dance Competitions Friday through Sunday at the San Luis Resort in Galveston. More
September 10, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will host a series of events for National Hispanic Heritage Month from September 15 through October 15. More
September 09, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “A Flea in Her Ear”, at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay, and “Taking Sides” at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City. More
September 09, 2013 -- Sylvan Beach Pavilion in La Porte will soon reopen thanks to the help of the San Jacinto College Small Business Development Center. More
September 09, 2013 -- Lamar University's Department of Theatre and Dance will present Arthur Miller's "A View from the Bridge" from September 26 through 29 in the University Theatre. More
September 09, 2013 -- The University of Houston Moores Opera Center will hold their annual fundraiser "What's Opera, Duck?" on September 24 at The Mucky Duck. More
September 09, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will host an exhibit beginning in November featuring Antonio Berni's "Juanito and Ramona" series of sculptures, prints and plates. More
September 09, 2013 -- The Woodlands Children's Museum will host a seminar on Thursday by author Janet Allison, who will discuss her strategies for "raising confident and capable boys". More
September 09, 2013 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will launch its 49th season with "A Flea in Her Ear", opening Friday and running through September 29. More
September 09, 2013 -- Galveston Island's 32nd Annual Island Oktoberfest will be held on October 25 and 27. More
September 06, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin reports on weekend events at Discovery Green, the Hobby Center, Miller Outdoor Theatre and Jones Plaza in Houston and The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
September 06, 2013 -- Old West Melodrama, a theatre company in Old Town Spring, will present "Eat, Drink and Be Murdered" in October. More
September 06, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will launch its fall season with an exhibit of the work of Koloman Moser, a "leading figure of the modern design revolution that swept Vienna", September 29 through January 12. More
September 06, 2013 -- The Rosenberg Library in Galveston is hosting an exhibit of vintage women's hats as the library's September "Treasure of the Month". More
September 04, 2013 -- The City of Sugar Land today unveiled renderings of the future 6,500-seat Sugar Land Performing Arts Center, following approval of the final design of the venue by the Sugar Land Development Corporation. More
September 04, 2013 -- The Rothko Chapel in Houston will host the "Moonrise Party on the Plaza", its fall fundraiser, on October 19. More
September 03, 2013 -- The Woodlands Children's Museum has announced a variety of events taking place in October. More
September 03, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston today announced it has partnered with the Dallas Museum of Art for the joint acquisition of "Black Drop", a film by artist Simon Starling. More
September 03, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Real Thing” at Main Street Theater in Houston and “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying” at the Betty Greenberg Center for Performing Arts in Beaumont. More
August 30, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin reports on Labor Day Weekend events around the Gulf Coast region. More
August 30, 2013 -- The Houston Fine Art Fair will host its third annual event at the George R. Brown Convention Center on September 19-22. More
August 30, 2013 -- Lamar University has announced that Jerry Craven, head of the Lamar University Press, has received the Frank O. Connor Award for fiction for his short story, "The Stone Salvation Barn". More
August 29, 2013 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake is seeking members of the community to join the university's new Arts Council. More
August 28, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Robert Earl Keen in concert on Saturday. More
August 28, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present the 16th Annual ARToberFEST on October 19-20. More
August 27, 2013 -- Galveston Community Radio on Saturday will launch new a new radio station to serve the City of Galveston and Galveston Independent School District; and also will serve as the reconstruction of KTSB-FM that was destroyed by Hurricane IKE in 2008. More
August 26, 2013 -- Chamber musicians from the Symphony of Southeast Texas will perform on September 28 at Calder Baptist Church in Beaumont. More
August 26, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Wedding Belles” at Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson, and The Golden Dragon Acrobats at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
August 23, 2013 -- The Artist Boat in Galveston has announced that it is establishing a Coastal Heritage Preserve on the island and is hosting kayak trips and other events in the area. More
August 23, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on the Houston Design Center AnnualSample Sale, the 11th Annual Fall Home and Garden Show in The Woodlands, ArtWalk in Galveston, the 20th Annual TransCanada Theater District Open House and an exhibit at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. More
August 19, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include Clint Black in concert at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and ”Anne of Avonlea” at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
August 19, 2013 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host "The Bootleggers Ball", the museum's 26th anniversary gala, on September 6. More
August 19, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present Clint Black in concert on Saturday at 8 p.m. More
August 16, 2013 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will host "Roman Journeys", a concert featuring pieces such as Hector Berlioz's "Roman Carnival Oveture" and Ottorino Respighi's "Pines of Rome", on September 14 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
August 16, 2013 -- The City of Kemah will host its annual Oktoberfest event on October 4-6. More
August 16, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on new exhibitions at art galleries in the Gulf Coast Region. More
August 15, 2013 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation has announced several events in October as part of its "You Can't Escape History" Halloween series. More
August 15, 2013 -- The Houston Public Library will host poet Gwendolyn Zepeda on September 19 at the Julia Ideson Building as part of the library's "An Evening with..." series. More
August 14, 2013 -- Reliant Park will host Theresa Caputo, star of the television show "Long Island Medium", for a live performance at the Reliant Arena on November 5. More
August 14, 2013 -- The Houston Museum District Association will host its fourth "Museum Experience" of 2013 on September 28, with attractions featuring five museums, as well as Hermann Park and Miller Outdoor Theatre. More
August 12, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof”, at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena and “The Tale of Kieu” at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
August 09, 2013 -- Reliant Park today announced that Australian worship group Hillsong United will perform in Houston on November 26 at the Reliant Arena. More
August 09, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Cultures editor Jennifer Olin reports on leisure activities in the Gulf Coast region including the METRORailArts in Transit Exhibition: Art Architecture and Transit, the 3rd Annual Architecture Center Houston Film Festival, "From Bach to Ellington" at St. Mary’s United Methodist Church, Family Arts Day at the Art Museum of Southeast Texas and the Golden Dragon Acrobats at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
August 08, 2013 -- Houston Mayor Annise Parker has proclaimed Friday as "Houston Shakespeare Festival Day", recognizing University of Houston's production of Shakespeare plays during the festival, which takes place at Miller Outdoor Theatre during the weekend. More
August 07, 2013 -- Galveston Island will host a series of events throughout the month of September. More
August 07, 2013 -- Missoula Children's Theatre will hold auditions on September 9 at the Imperial Park Recreation Center in Sugar Land for the theatre's upcoming production of "Rapunzel". More
August 07, 2013 -- The Houston Museum District Association will host its final "Museum Experience" of 2013, featuring the Children's Museum of Houston, the Health Museum, Houston Museum of Natural Science, the Houston Zoo and Rice University Art Gallery, on September 28. More
August 06, 2013 -- The City of League City will host the 2nd annual Boogie, Blues and Brews music festival from September 20 through 22 at Walter Hall Park. More
August 06, 2013 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation has announced that it will host an art exhibit, featuring paintings by Sister Mary Agnes, from September 14 through October 5 at the Bishop's Palace. More
August 06, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host the Golden Dragon Acrobats on Saturday. More
August 05, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Roar of the Greasepaint, The Smell of the Crowd” at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay, and The Golden Dragon Acrobats at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
August 05, 2013 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston today announced that F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel "The Great Gatsby" is the selection for the Fall 2013 Museum Book Club series. More
August 02, 2013 -- FrenetiCore and Houston Zombie Walk will present the 2nd Annual Apocalypse Ball on September 7 at the Frenetic Theater in Houston. More
August 02, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston has announced its "Simply Irresistible" 2013-2014 Performing Arts Season. More
August 02, 2013 -- The Stark Museum of Art in Orange, Texas will host a book discussion of "In Search of Robinson Crusoe", by Tim Severin, on August 17. More
August 02, 2013 -- Reliant Park will host recording artist J. Cole in concert on October 18 at Reliant Arena. More
August 02, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor Jennifer Olin reports on leisure activity opportunities in the Gulf Coast Region, including the Houston Shakespeare Festival at Miller Outdoor Theatre, Hands-On-Houston at the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Summerfest and Movie Night on The Strand in Galveston and White Linen Night in the Houston Heights. More
August 01, 2013 -- Lakewood Yacht Club will hold the 4th annual J/Fest Southwest Regatta on November 2 and 3 on Galveston Bay. More
August 01, 2013 -- The Bullock Texas State History Museum in Austin will present a number of programs that focus on handcrafted Texas furniture throughout the month of August. More
August 01, 2013 -- Island ETC, East-End Theatre Company in Galveston will hold auditions on Sunday and Monday for its upcoming production of "The Dixie Swim Club". More
August 01, 2013 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas has announced several concerts for its 61st Season. More
July 31, 2013 -- The Central Fort Bend Chamber's Historic Downtown Rosenberg Division will host a "Tour the Arts in Rosenberg" Cultural Arts Festival on September 21. More
July 31, 2013 -- The Woodlands Children's Museum today issued a news release highlighting the museum's initiatives to promote health for children. More
July 30, 2013 -- The Rosenberg Library in Galveston will host an exhibit of the first cars to cross the Galveston Causeway as part of the August "Treasure of the Month". More
July 30, 2013 -- The City of League City today announced that Texas City's Independence Village and Galveston County's Toys for Tots have been added as beneficiaries of the League City Boogie, Blues and Brews festival, which takes place September 20-22. More
July 29, 2013 -- The City of League City will host the annual Boogie, Blues and Brews music festival September 20-22 at Walter Hall Park. More
July 29, 2013 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation is hosting an exhibit of quilts from area quilt guilds at the 1861 U.S. Custom House in Galveston. More
July 29, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include The Houston Shakespeare Festival at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
July 26, 2013 -- Horse Head Theatre Co. will present the regional premiere of "The Aliens", on August 15 in the back lot of Boheme Cafe and Wine Barin Houston. More
July 26, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on events at the Glassell School of Art, the Jung Center of Houston, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston as well as exhibits throughout the Gulf Coast Region, a performance of the Houston Symphony and the Go Texan Restaurant Round-Up. More
July 24, 2013 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will kick off its fall concert season on September 1 with a POPS Concert at the San Luis Resort Ballroom in Galveston. More
July 22, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will launch ticket sales for its 2013-2014 Performing Arts Season on August 5. More
July 22, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Cocktails with Larry Miller and Friends on Saturday. More
July 22, 2013 -- The Beaumont Civic Center will host "The Comedy AllStars Explosion" on August 30. More
July 22, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include Cocktails with Larry Miller and Friends at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and screenings of classic movies at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
July 19, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on several opportunities to enjoy movies in the Gulf Coast Region in the next few days. More
July 16, 2013 -- The 30th Annual Greek Festival will be Saturday, November 9, at the Greek Orthodox Church, 1824 Ball Street in Galveston at the corner 19th Street and Ball Avenue. More
July 16, 2013 -- The San Jacinto College theatre and film department will hold open public auditions for “Ripshod’s Revenge,” a family oriented melodrama dinner show, on July 31 and August 1. More
July 16, 2013 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will present William Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night" from July 18 through 28 at 18029 Upper Bay Road in Nassau Bay. More
July 15, 2013 -- Houston's premier young choral group will appear at the Grand 1894 Opera House Sunday, July 21 at 4 p.m. More
July 15, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast region include “Young Frankenstein” at Island etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston, and “A Chorus Line” at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
July 14, 2013 -- The Houston Symphony Orchestra launched its Celebratory Centennial Season with a day long event at Jones Hall and Jones Plaza. More
July 12, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture's Editor Jennifer Olin reports on several opportunities to enjoy art and music this next week in and around the Gulf Coast region. More
July 11, 2013 -- ArtWalk is Saturday night in Downtown Galveston on The Strand and Postoffice Street. Brochure
July 10, 2013 -- Mayor Annise Parker and Houston City Council have confirmed the appointment of Music Doing Good Executive Director David LaDuca and Roland Garcia to the Board of Directors of the Houston Arts Alliance. More
July 09, 2013 -- Creedence Clearwater Revisited will perform on October 4 during the Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston at Reliant Park. More
July 09, 2013 -- Old West Melodrama in Old Town Spring is preparing to unveil its next dinner show – a spoof on haunted mansions and Louisiana politics with a pirate’s treasure and plenty of puns and popcorn thrown in for good measure. More
July 08, 2013 -- The City of Friendswood will host the 2013 Movies in the Park from July 12 through August 16 at Centennial Park. More
July 08, 2013 -- FrenetiCore will premier The Rite of Summer at Wortham Center’s Cullen Theater on August 29-31, featuring performances by guest companies Psophonia Dance Company and Urban Souls Dance Company. More
July 08, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast region include “Wicked” at The Hobby Center in Houston, and “Lil' Abner” at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson. More
July 07, 2013 -- The American Western music and comedy group Riders in the Sky will perform at the Grand 1894 Opera House Saturday, July 13 at 8 pm. More
July 05, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports that weekend events at Miller Outdoor Theatre include Asleep at the Wheel and a Houston Symphony rock and roll tribute to the Rolling Stones. More
July 03, 2013 -- The City of Beaumont's Fourth of July Celebration will return to Riverfront Park this year. More
July 03, 2013 -- The Stark Museum of Art and The W.H. Stark House in Orange, Texas will host an "Adventure Family Day" on July 20. More
July 02, 2013 -- The Galveston Island Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced that several events, including Artwalk and the Brewmasters Craft Beer Festival, will take place on the island in August. More
July 01, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include Agatha Christie’s “The Hollow” at the Alley Theatre in Houston and the Texas Tenors in concert at The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
July 01, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host The Texas Tenors on Saturday for their "Let Freedom Sing!" concert. More
June 29, 2013 -- The City of Texas City will host the 7th Annual Texas City Music Fest by the Bay on September 13 and 14 at Carlos Garza Sports Park. More
June 28, 2013 -- The Houston Parks and Recreation Department is advising residents to prepare for parking delays and to consider using METRO to visit Hermann Park. More
June 28, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston has announced that it has acquired a major collection of photography books and materials assembled by designer, editor and curator Manfred Heiting. More
June 28, 2013 -- The Rosenberg Library in Galveston will host an exhibit of items related to the Elite Café, one of the first and longest running family-owned restaurants in Galveston, as the library's July "Treasure of the Month". More
June 28, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Entertainment Editor Jennifer Olin reports on weekend activities including the Festival of Aerial Arts, the Upscale Artists Garage Sale at the Summer Street Studios, the Bow Wow Meow Luau Mega Adoption Event, the Houston LGBT Pride Celebration Festival and Parade and other Independence Day events in the Gulf Coast Region. More
June 27, 2013 -- The Galveston Island Beach Patrol's tourism oriented police officers will distribute free giveaway items on Saturday at Stewart and East beaches. More
June 27, 2013 -- The Galveston Park Board of Trustees held its regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, June 25 at Park Board Plaza. More
June 27, 2013 -- Boerne Performing Arts will host The Ten Tenors on January 27 as the first concert of its 2014 season. More
June 26, 2013 -- The Beaumont Community Players have announced the 2013-2014 Season of performances at the Betty Greenberg Center for Performing Arts. More
June 25, 2013 -- The Bullock Texas State History Museum in Austin will begin offering "Free First Sundays" on July 7. More
June 25, 2013 -- The American Festival for the Arts will present its second annual Collaborations Concert on July 12 at Anderson Fair in Houston. More
June 25, 2013 -- Gina Spagnola of Galveston and Kevin Prothro of Houston recently began rehearsals of the dance routine they will perform on Saturday, October 12 as contenders in the 3rd annual “Houston Stars: Dancing for a Cause” gala and dance competition. More
June 24, 2013 -- Frenetic Theater in Houston will host "The Bride Laid Bare", an exhibit of new work by artist Rachel Harmeyer, June 30 through July 21. More
June 24, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include Island etc, East-End Theatre Company’s presentation of “The Little Mermaid, Jr.” in Galveston and the second weekend of performances by the Houston Symphony Orchestra at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
June 21, 2013 -- The Halo House Foundation will host its "Houston Stars: Dancing for a Cause" fundraising gala on October 12. More
June 21, 2013 -- Diversions: It's the first official weekend of summer and Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin highlights some of the Gulf Coast region's best leisure activities. More
June 19, 2013 -- The Harris County Sports & Convention Corporation has agreed to forward a staff recommendation to Harris County Commissioner’s Court regarding the Reliant Astrodome. More
June 19, 2013 -- The Houston Maritime Museum Family Festival takes place on Sunday, June 23 at the Port of Houston Authority's Sam Houston Pavilion from 2 pm to 5 pm. More
June 18, 2013 -- Tim Carter will host the First Annual Carter's Kids Charity Benefit on Saturday at Mosaic Bar and Lounge in Houston. More
June 17, 2013 -- Stewart Beach on Galveston Island has been named one of the "10 Best Beaches for Families in 2013" by Family Vacation Critic. More
June 17, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “The Addams Family” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston, and the launch of the Houston Symphony Summer Nights at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
June 17, 2013 -- Company OnStage in Houston will present its production of "Whodunnit", June 28 through July 27. More
June 17, 2013 -- Company OnStage in Houston will conclude its 2012-2013 children's season with an adaptation of "Sleeping Beauty", playing June 29 through July 27. More
June 15, 2013 -- The annual Lunar Rendezvous Festival’s dining event will be held at Bay Oaks Country Club on Sunday, June 23. More
June 15, 2013 -- The Harris County Sports & Convention Corporation will formally consider recommendations regarding the future of the Reliant Astrodome at the June 19 Board of Directors meeting. More
June 14, 2013 -- The Woodlands Children's Museum has announced that it is offering several activities for youth during the summer. More
June 14, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on Juneteenth activities in Galveston, Beaumont and Houston, as well as other cultural activities in the Gulf Coast Region. More
June 13, 2013 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre has announced upcoming events, including its Summer Youth Program performances of Robin Hood, its Shakespeare in Summer production of Twelfth Night and its upcoming 49th Season. More
June 12, 2013 -- Harris County Precinct 2 Commissioner Jack Morman recently participated in a ribbon cutting ceremony at Sylvan Beach Park in La Porte. More
June 10, 2013 -- Galveston Island will host a series of events throughout the month of July. More
June 10, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “Blame It On Valentine, Texas” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and Disney’s “High School Musical, Jr.” at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
June 10, 2013 -- The City of League City has announced that New Orleans rock band "Cowboy Mouth" will headline the city's 2013 Boogie, Blues and Brews music festival in September. More
June 07, 2013 -- Music Doing Good has announced that it will accept donations of instruments for underserved students during the Houston Symphony's ExxonMobil Summer Symphony Nights concerts this month at Miller Outdoor Theatre. More
June 07, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin has reviewed opportunities for leisure activity around the Gulf Coast region this weekend. More
June 06, 2013 -- The Houston Public Library today announced that the winning videos of its Fifth Annual Reel Teen Film Festival are now available for viewing online. More
June 06, 2013 -- The Varner-Hogg Plantation State Historic Site, Columbia Historical Museum and the Brazoria County Library System will host a "Blast from the Past" summer day camp June 24-28 for youth. More
June 05, 2013 -- Fanny Véliz, a writer/director and actress, has announced that Senorita Cinema will host a screening of her independent film, "Homebound" on Sunday. More
June 05, 2013 -- Houston Early Music has announced the line-up for its 2013-2014 Concert Season. More
June 04, 2013 -- League City will host the second annual Boogie, Blues and Brews music festival September 20-22 at Walter Hall Park. More
June 03, 2013 -- The Woodlands Children's Museum today announced that proceeds raised from a Lemonade Day event the museum helped organize will be used to help pay off the Montgomery County Animal Shelter. More
June 03, 2013 -- University of Houston's School of Theatre and Dance will present the Houston Shakespeare Festival August 2-11 at Miller Outdoor Theatre. More
June 03, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “Flashdance: The Musical” presented by Theatre Under the Stars in Houston, and “Sizzling Summer Dance” at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
May 31, 2013 -- Feld Entertainment will present Disney Live's performance of "Three Classic Fairy Tales" at the Beaumont Civic Center on October 18. More
May 31, 2013 -- Island etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston will present its final showings of "Harvey" this weekend. More
May 31, 2013 -- University of Houston will host concerts and classes June 11-16 as part of the 10th annual "Classical Minds" Institute. More
May 31, 2013 -- DIVERSIONS: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on opportunities to experience art in many formats this first weekend of June, all around the Gulf Coast Region. More
May 30, 2013 -- Danny Gorrer will host his Annual Cookout on June 15 at Barbara Jacket Park in Port Arthur. More
May 30, 2013 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will hold a reception during Galveston's ArtWalk on Saturday for an exhibit of quilts on display from the Mainland Morning Quilt Guild. More
May 30, 2013 -- University of Houston will hold a special concert on Sunday featuring composers with the university and students from Kashmere Gardens Elementary. More
May 30, 2013 -- The Stark Museum of Art in Orange, Texas will host a presentation on Saturay on edible and medicinal plants. More
May 29, 2013 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will hold a Basement to Attic tour of Bishop's Palace on Saturday at 1402 Broadway. More
May 29, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Wednesday awarded $1.296 million to students during the Area Go Texan scholarship banquet. More
May 28, 2013 -- The Summer Tourism Season on Galveston Island got off to a busy start, according to news releases from the Galveston Island Convention and Visitors Bureau, the City of Galveston and the United States Coast Guard. More
May 28, 2013 -- The Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation in Orange, Texas today announced that Katrina Nelson Thomas has been named director of Stark Art and History Venues. More
May 28, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Suicide Club” at the Alley Theatre in Houston and the 24th Annual Accordion Kings & Queens at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
May 24, 2013 -- Rosenberg Library has announced that the Summer 2013 selection for the Museum Book Club Series is "Luncheon of the Boating Party" by Susan Vreeland. More
May 24, 2013 -- The City of Houston will open twenty city pools during Phase I of the summer swim season on Saturday. More
May 24, 2013 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will hold auditions for the 2013-2014 season on September 7 at Rice University in Houston. More
May 24, 2013 -- Preservation Houston has announced it is competing in a fundraising competition at the Original OKRA Charity Saloon in Houston during the weekend, with the non-profit receiving the most votes winning the bar's proceeds from the month of June. More
May 24, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Culture editor, Jennifer Olin reports on leisure activities in the Gulf Coast region this Memorial Day weekend and the unofficial start of summer. More
May 23, 2013 -- Evelyn's Park Conservancy will host a public picnic event on May 30 at 4400 Bellaire. More
May 23, 2013 -- The Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center in Orange, Texas will host its Eco-Rangers summer camps in June, July and August. More
May 23, 2013 -- The Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig Museum in Galveston today announced that it is part of the Blue Star Museums collaboration, and will offer free admission to all active military duty personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day. More
May 23, 2013 -- College of the Mainland on Wednesday announced that 12 of the college's students received Outstanding Musician Awards at the Gulf Coast Intercollegiate Consortium Jazz Festival. More
May 20, 2013 -- The Houston Arts Alliance's Folklife and Traditional Arts Program will present "Anointed and Adorned: Indian Weddings in Houston", an exhibit featuring the photography of Sohil Maknjia, May 23 through July 12 at the Alliance Gallery. More
May 19, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “Much Ado About Nothing” at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City, and “Southern Hospitality” at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena. More
May 17, 2013 -- The Galveston Arts Center will open "Bent into Shape", an exhibit of the works of Marcelyn McNeil's newest series of large-scale abstract oil pantings, on June 1 during Galveston's ArtWalk. More
May 17, 2013 -- St. Vincent's House in Galveston today announced that the Annual Gospel by the Sea Concert benefit will be held on June 8 at the Holy Rosary Catholic Church. More
May 17, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts & Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on fun activities to kick off the summer with in the Gulf Coast region. More
May 14, 2013 -- Galveston Island will hold the fifth annual Beach Revue vintage swimwear contest on Saturday on the Seawall at the intersection of 52nd Street. More
May 13, 2013 -- The Crockett Street Entertainment District in Beaumont will host the Kinsel Lincoln Jazz+Blues Fest on May 18, with proceeds benefiting The Museum of the Gulf Coast. More
May 13, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “Spamalot” presented by Theatre Under the Stars in Houston and “First Kisses” at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay. More
May 10, 2013 -- DIVERSIONS: Arts & Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports on leisure activities for the Mother's Day Weekend. More
May 09, 2013 -- The Beaumont Children's Museum will host its first "Science on Broadway" gala on May 16 at the Event Centre in Beaumont. More
May 09, 2013 -- Moody Gardens will host its Silver Summer Celebration on May 18 for the 25th Anniversary of Palm Beach. More
May 09, 2013 -- Island etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston will open its production of "Harvey" on Friday. More
May 09, 2013 -- The Galveston Island Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced that Galveston will host the AIA Sandcastle Competition on June 1 and the island's annual Juneteenth festival on June 8-19. More
May 08, 2013 -- Dance Source Houston will host a "Barn Raising" event on May 22-23 at the Barnevelder Theatre to raise funds for the organization. More
May 08, 2013 -- Psophonia Dance Company will present "Taking Flight" on May 24-25 at the City Dance Studio in Houston. More
May 07, 2013 -- The Ben J. Rogers Regional Visitors Center in Beaumont will host a series of events through Sunday to celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week. More
May 07, 2013 -- Alvin Community College's choir recently hosted its annual Spring Concert. More
May 07, 2013 -- The Texas Crab Festival is this weekend on the Bolivar Peninsula. Flyer
May 06, 2013 -- Students in University of Houston affiliate artist Natali Leduc’s Intermediate Sculpture course created art bikes that will be featured in the May 11 Art Car Parade on Allen Parkway. More
May 06, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “Camelot” by the Beaumont Community Players and “Harvey” at Island etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston. More
May 06, 2013 -- The Art Consortium of the Texas Gulf Coast will hold a celebration on May 11 for its grand opening at the consortium's 2nd Street Gallery in Seabrook. More
May 05, 2013 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation hosted its 39th Annual Historic Homes Tour this weekend. More
May 03, 2013 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas in Beaumont will host the gARTage Sale on May 17. More
May 03, 2013 -- San Jacinto College will host the Pasadena Philharmonic Society's annual Dinner-Dance Fundraiser on Saturday at the Newton Student Center at the Central Campus. More
May 03, 2013 -- The American Festival for the Arts will host a series of concerts in Houston during May. More
May 03, 2013 -- DIVERSIONS: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports that Egypt, Mexico and the countries of Asia all provide entertainment and cultural exposure to people in the Gulf Coast region this weekend. More
May 02, 2013 -- The Houston Airport System will host the fifth annual Aeros & Autos event, presented by the Texas Flying Legends Museum and Ellington Air Commerce Center, on May 11 at Ellington Airport in Houston. More
May 01, 2013 -- The Rosenberg Library in Galveston will host an exhibit of historical items related to the Galveston Cotton Exchange, the first cotton exchange established in the state, as the library's May "Treasure of the Month". More
April 30, 2013 -- The Woodlands Children's Museum will host special activities on May 18-19 in observance of Armed Forces Day More
April 30, 2013 -- San Jacinto College's South Campus San Jac Dance PAC will present its spring dance concert on May 2-3. More
April 30, 2013 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host an auction of an original painting by Galveston artist René Wiley on Friday as part of the Preview Evening Stroll for the 39th Annual Galveston Historic Homes Tour. More
April 29, 2013 -- The University of St. Thomas Fine Arts and Drama Department and the A.D. Players in Houston will present "Malcolm and Teresa" from May 22 through June 23 at 2710 West Alabama. More
April 29, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will offer free general admission to the museum on May 18 as part of the Association of Art Museum Drectors' Art Museum Day. More
April 29, 2013 -- The Stark Museum of Art in Orange, Texas will host a "Fiesta Family Day", featuring the Mexican Heritage Folkloric Dancers, on Saturday. More
April 29, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “Wildest Dreams” at Company OnStage in Houston and a Cinco de Mayo concert at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
April 26, 2013 -- The Stark Museum of Art in Orange, Texas will host a "Slow Art Day" on Saturday. More
April 26, 2013 -- DIVERSIONS: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports that this weekend offers a wide variety of activities to "kick off the dust of the work week". More
April 26, 2013 -- The Lamar Civic Orchestra will host a concert featuring performances of selections from three of the operas of Gilbert and Sullivan. More
April 26, 2013 -- The Beaumont Children's Museum will host its "Do...Dream...Discover" gala on May 16 at the Event Centre in Beaumont. More
April 25, 2013 -- Main Street Theater in Houston has announced the launch of the public phase of its capital campaign to renovate its Rice Village location. More
April 25, 2013 -- The Alvin Community Community Drama Department will host auditions on May 9-10 for two of the college's Summer Children's Theatre productions. More
April 25, 2013 -- The Rosenberg Library in Galveston will open a special exhibit, "Island Art/Island Architecture: Paintings of Historic Galveston Homes", on May 3. More
April 25, 2013 -- The Galveston College Chorale will perform in concert on May 5 at the Sacred Heart Church in Galveston. More
April 25, 2013 -- The Annual Port Neches Riverfest will take place from May 1 through 5 at Port Neches Park. More
April 24, 2013 -- University of Houston will unveil its annual School of Art Exhibition on Friday at the Blaffer Art Museum. More
April 24, 2013 -- The Lamar University Dance Team will present a performance of "Mixed Emotions", featuring performer Skeeter Jones, on May 4 at the Jefferson Theatre. More
April 24, 2013 -- San Jacinto College dance students will host an informal dance concert on Thursday at the college's South Campus. More
April 24, 2013 -- The Woodlands Children's Museum is holding enrollment for its summer programs. More
April 22, 2013 -- The 32nd annual Island Oktoberfest will take place on October 25 and 26 in historic downtown Galveston. More
April 22, 2013 -- The Bay Area Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced that the 57th Annual Sylvan Beach Festival will be held on Saturday in La Porte. More
April 22, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host comedian Sinbad on Friday. More
April 22, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include Sinbad at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and “Where Were You In ’65?” at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
April 22, 2013 -- Company OnStage in Houston will open its production of "The Magic Ring Dang Do" on May 4. More
April 22, 2013 -- Company OnStage in Houston will open its production of "Wildest Dreams", a play by Alan Ayckbourn, on May 3. More
April 19, 2013 -- Alvin Community College will host the Alvin Live Summer Concert Series from June 13 through August 8. More
April 19, 2013 -- Lamar University will host a concert on April 25 featuring jazz classics and popular 1950s songs. More
April 19, 2013 -- DIVERSIONS: Arts and Culture Editor Jennifer Olin reports that it will be a great weekend for going outside in the Gulf Coast Region, with events ranging from historical reenactments, to foreign food and "just a little wine". More
April 18, 2013 -- Lamar University's Department of Theatre and Dance will present "An American Sampler: An Evening of Classic One-Act Plays" from April 25 through 28 in the Studio Theatre. More
April 17, 2013 -- Rao’s Bakery will hold their annual "Sweet Rides" car show on May 4 at their Calder location in Beaumont. More
April 17, 2013 -- The City of League City will hold both the 6th annual Wellness Walk and the Spring Arts and Crafts Show on April 27 at League Park. More
April 16, 2013 -- College of the Mainland's Jazz Ensemble will perform in concert tonight and on April 22 in celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month. More
April 15, 2013 -- The 18th Annual Keels and Wheels Concours d'Elegance will take place on May 4 and 5 at the Lakewood Yacht Club. More
April 15, 2013 -- San Jacinto College will host a Shakespeare festival on April 24 at the college's Central Campus. More
April 15, 2013 -- The Harris County Sports and Convention Corporation is scheduled to make a recommendation on the future of the Astrodome on Wednesday. More
April 15, 2013 -- San Jacinto College South Campus will open its theatre department spring production, "Holy Ghosts", on Thursday. More
April 15, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “Heaven Can Wait” at Port Arthur Little Theatre in Port Arthur and Jeanne Robertson at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
April 15, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host comedienne and motivational speaker Jeanne Robertson on Friday and Saturday. More
April 14, 2013 -- Midtown Houston on Saturday hosted the 7th Annual Midtown Art in the Park as a part of Houston’s Urban Art Festival. More
April 12, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Special Projects Editor Jennifer Olin highlights some of the great offerings around the area this weekend in her weekly column. More
April 12, 2013 -- Galveston Island's 3rd annual "A Bark in the Park" will take place on April 27 in Kempner Park. More
April 11, 2013 -- Lamar University's Industrial Carillon will host a concert on April 22 featuring Ustad Ghulam Farid Nizami, a Hindustani music master. More
April 10, 2013 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre is holding performances of its production of "Prelude to a Kiss" through April 28. More
April 10, 2013 -- Island etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston is holding registration for its Students on Stage classes in performing arts. More
April 10, 2013 -- The Houston Arts Alliance will present "Underexposed", an exhibition of works from graduating seniors from the digital/media class at the University of Houston, April 19 through May 15. More
April 09, 2013 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host a reception on April 19 for its spring exhibitions showcasing artwork by Sally Chandler and David Everett. More
April 09, 2013 -- University of Houston will present "Ilium", a contemporary adaptation of Homer's "The Iliad", April 27-May 5. More
April 09, 2013 -- The Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown Museum in Beaumont will host the Cowboy Ruckus & Camp Out on April 20 in celebration of Southeast Texas' ranching heritage. More
April 08, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston reports that Hal Holbrook’s "Mark Twain Tonight" is sold out on Saturday but standing room only tickets are available and some patrons are requesting that they be placed on the waiting list for seats in case of cancellations. More
April 08, 2013 -- The Galveston County Fair and Rodeo will be held at Jack Brooks park from April 12-20. More w/Video
April 08, 2013 -- Lamar University's Department of Theatre and Dance will present its spring dance concert, "Periphery", on April 11-12 in the University Theatre. More
April 08, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “The Elephant Man” at the Alley Theatre in Houston, and the second week of the launch of Miller Outdoor Theatre’s performance season with “Thoroughly Modern Millie”. More
April 05, 2013 -- University of Houston's School of Theatre and Dance will present Shakespeare's "As You Like It", with performances April 19-28. More
April 05, 2013 -- Houston Arts and Media will host its Houston History Road Rally on May 5. More
April 05, 2013 -- The Midtown Cultural Arts & Entertainment District will host a series of events April 12-13 to celebrate the installation of a new mural at 2800 Main Street. More
April 05, 2013 -- DIVERSIONS: Arts and Special Projects Editor Jennifer Olin advises that better weather this weekend means a chance to get outside and enjoy a variety of activities in the Gulf Coast Region. More
April 04, 2013 -- Lamar Opera Theatre at Lamar University will perform "Der Betrogne Kadi", a comic opera by Christoph Willibald, April 19-20. More
April 03, 2013 -- The 18th Annual Grand Kids Festival will be held this weekend on Postoffice Street in Downtown Galveston. More
April 02, 2013 -- Traders Village in Houston will hold the 18th Annual Bayou City Cajun Festival on April 13 and 14. More
April 01, 2013 -- Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston will reopen on Thursday for a performance of "Thoroughly Modern Millie". More
April 01, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a production of "Aesop's Dinosaur Fable" on Thursday at 10 a.m. and noon as part of its "Serious Fun" Children's Series. More
April 01, 2013 -- The Woodlands Children's Museum will provide activities for children at The Woodlands Waterway Arts Festival, which takes place on April 13-14. More
April 01, 2013 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will offer a "free day" on April 14, with free admission to three of its attractions. More
April 01, 2013 -- The Liberty Opry in Liberty, Texas has announced its schedule of concerts in April. More
April 01, 2013 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will open its production of "The Importance of Being Earnest" on Friday. More
April 01, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “The Importance of Being Earnest” at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay and “Thoroughly Modern Millie” at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
March 29, 2013 -- Texas director Kat Candler is holding an open casting call for an upcoming feature film on April 6 at PN-G High School in Port Neches. More
March 29, 2013 -- San Jacinto College has announced several concerts to be held in April at the college's three campuses. More
March 29, 2013 -- DIVERSIONS: Arts and Special Projects Editor Jennifer Olin offers up a "buffet of activities, everything from Salad to Eggs", for the Easter holiday weekend. More
March 28, 2013 -- The Galveston Island Convention & Visitors Bureau has purchased the rights of the world-famous country music song "Galveston" made popular by Glen Campbell in 1969 and produced a video version of the song. More w/Video
March 27, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Billy Dean and Jimmy Fortune in concert on Saturday. More
March 27, 2013 -- The Texas Dragon Boat Association and the Vietnamese American Chamber of Commerce will host the 13th Annual Houston Dragon Boat Festival on May 4 at Allen's Landing. More
March 27, 2013 -- University of St. Thomas and River Oaks Chamber Orchestra will present "Czechs, Please!", a concert featuring the musical influence of Czechoslovakian composers, on April 4 at Cullen Hall. More
March 27, 2013 -- The Night & Day Orchestra will hold a benefit concert for the Dr. Wayne Dyess Memorial Scholarship in Music at Lamar University on May 2 at the Beaumont Event Centre. More
March 27, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will host "The Cyrus Cylinder and Ancient Persia", an exhibit featuring a cylinder inscribed with the orders of Persian King Cyrus the Great, May 3 through June 14. More
March 26, 2013 -- College of the Mainland will host a concert featuring the college's jazz combo bands on Thursday at the Fine Arts Building Recital Hall. More
March 26, 2013 -- The Academy of Texas Music on Monday announced that Joe "King" Carrasco has been named Entertainer of the Year and received the Historical Significance Award for the 11th annual Texas Music Awards. More
March 25, 2013 -- Artist Boat in Galveston today announced that it is establishing a Coastal Heritage Preserve on Galveston Island. More
March 25, 2013 -- The Dishman Art Museum at Lamar University will open its exhibit, "Brilliant Corners", featuring the work of Matthew Neil Gehring, on April 2. More
March 25, 2013 -- The Kemah Car Show and Crawfish Festival will host its inaugural event on April 6 in Kemah. More
March 25, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “Little Shop of Horrors” at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena and “Rabbit Hole” by the Beaumont Community Players. More
March 22, 2013 -- The Flying Wallendas will perform at the annual fundraiser for Lighthouse Christian Ministries on April 6 at Eastern Regional Park in League City. More
March 22, 2013 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host its 39th Annual Galveston Historic Homes Tour on May 4-12. More
March 22, 2013 -- University of Houston's Dance Theatre will present its annual performance on March 27 at the Barnvelder Arts Complex. More
March 22, 2013 -- The Houston Arts Alliance is hosting volunteers to assist in creating "The Blue Trees", a temporary art installation by artist Konstantin Dimopoulo, today and Saturday at the crepe myrtle trees between Allen Parkway and Memorial Drive at Waugh Drive. More
March 22, 2013 -- The Harris County Sports and Convention Corporation hosted a media tour of the Reliant Astrodome on Thursday. More
March 22, 2013 -- DIVERSIONS: In this week's column, Arts and Special Projects Editor Jennifer Olin highlights public art offerings around the Gulf Coast region, including schools of art, galleries and festivals. More
March 21, 2013 -- The Arab Studies program and Arab Student Union at the University of Houston will hold a public screening of "Under the Bombs", a Lebanese film, on Friday in the Social Work Building. More
March 21, 2013 -- The American Festival for the Arts will honor Julie Cripe, president of OMNIBANK, N.C., at its 2013 Gala on on April 18 in Houston. More
March 21, 2013 -- Miller Outdoor Theatre will host FrenetiCore's performance of "The Sacred Harp" on April 19. More
March 21, 2013 -- The Willow Waterhole Greenspace Conservancy and Brays Oaks Management District will host a jazz festival on April 28 at the Willow Waterhole Conservation Reserve. More
March 20, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo today announced that President and CEO Skip Wagner has resigned from the organization to take the position of President and CEO of the 12th Man Foundation at Texas A&M University. More
March 20, 2013 -- Members of League City's city council will participate in a "grape stomp" on Saturday as part of "League City Uncorked", a wine and art festival that takes place during the weekend at Walter Hall Park. More
March 20, 2013 -- The Texas Renaissance Festival will hold auditions for actors and specialty performers on May 4 and 11 at the festival site in Plantersville. More
March 19, 2013 -- Local recording artist Julia Cole made numerous performances of the National Anthem during the 2013 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. More
March 19, 2013 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host Houston's Saint Arnold's brewery on April 20 at the 1877 Tall Ship ELISSA for presentations on the craft of ship building and the art of brewing. More
March 18, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo spotlights the 2013 Show highlights. More
March 18, 2013 -- The Magnolia Garden Club of Beaumont will host the "Beyond the Garden Gate" home and garden tour on April 13 at the McFaddin-Ward House. More
March 18, 2013 -- Musician Morrissey has announced the cancellation of the remaining concerts of his North American tour, including a concert scheduled for April 12 in Beaumont, due to medical reasons. More
March 18, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo announced that Sunday's concert-only performance by George Strait, Martina McBride and the Randy Rogers Band set a new paid attendance record for the rodeo. More
March 18, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Sunday announced the winners of the 2013 RodeoHouston BP Super Series Championship. More
March 18, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “Dividing the Estate” at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson and “Lord of the Dance” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
March 16, 2013 -- Beaumont Community Players will present "Rabbit Hole" from March 29 through April 13 at the Betty Greenberg Center for Performing Arts. More
March 16, 2013 -- The University of Houston will present Verdi's "Rigoletto" on April 5 and 7 at the Moores Opera House. More
March 15, 2013 -- Diversions: Arts and Special Projects Editor Jennifer Olin reports on several activities available for those winding down from spring break in the Gulf Coast area. More
March 14, 2013 -- The Woodlands Children’s Museum will host "Easter Eggtivities" on March 29 and 30. More
March 14, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Michael Flatley's "Lord of the Dance" on March 21-22. More
March 14, 2013 -- Indy 500 winner Al Unser, Jr. will serve as the 2013 Grand Marshal at the 18th Annual Keels and Wheels Concours d'Elegance on May 4 and 5 at the Lakewood Yacht Club. More
March 14, 2013 -- The Houston Chapter of the American Institute of Architects will hold the 27th Annual AIA Houston SandCastle Competition on June 1 on East Beach in Galveston. More
March 13, 2013 -- The University of St. Thomas will present "An Evening of Scenes from Musical Theater and Opera" on March 15-17, with students performing scenes from popular musicals and operas. More
March 13, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Tuesday announced the winners of the RodeoHouston BP Super Series V competition. More
March 13, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Tuesday announced the winners of the second annual Rodeo Rockstar competition. More
March 11, 2013 -- The Texas Renaissance Festival recently purchased one of the top turkeys at the 2013 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. More
March 11, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Sunday held its School Art Auction, with record prices offered for its Grand and Grand Reserve Champion works of art. More
March 11, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo set a new attendance record on Sunday. More
March 11, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo has announced the champions of Friday's BP Super Series IV, and Saturday's Super Shootout. More
March 11, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo set records with its Junior Market Lamb and Goat Auction on Saturday and Junior Market Poultry Auction on Friday. More
March 11, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “Henry V” at Main Street Theater in Houston, and the Rob Landes Trio in concert at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
March 08, 2013 -- Gexa Energy Broadway at the Hobby Center has announced that "Wicked" will return to Houston for performances beginning July 10. More
March 08, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Thursday announced the selection of the Junior Market Poultry Grand Champion. More
March 08, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo announced that its Thursday rodeo event set a new all-time paid attendance record. More
March 08, 2013 -- DIVERSIONS: Arts and Special Projects Editor Jennifer Olin reviewed options for those "headed to nearby beaches or enjoying a stay-cation this Spring Break". More
March 06, 2013 -- Frenetic Theater in Houston will host a "Music for Silent Films" performance by Chris Becker on March 24. More
March 06, 2013 -- Moody Gardens in Galveston will host Catalina Aguado-Trail, one of the science team members featured in the film "Flight of the Butterflies 3D", on Saturday for the debut of the film. More
March 06, 2013 -- The Texas Renaissance Festival today announced that it is offering wedding and reception packages during its 2013 festival season, which runs October 12 through December 1. More
March 06, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Tuesday announced the winners of the BP Super Series III events. More
March 05, 2013 -- The Houston Arts Alliance will host a series of events for "¡Uno, Dos, Tres!: The Many Musics of Houston’s Latino Community" from March through May at various locations around Houston. More
March 05, 2013 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will perform its final concert for its 60th Anniversary Season on April 6 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
March 04, 2013 -- The City of Pasadena will host the 14th annual Ms. Pasadena Senior pageant on Thursday at the Pasadena Convention Center. More
March 04, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Saturday announced that the award-winning wines at its 2013 Rodeo Uncorked! Champion Wine Auction and Dinner sold for record-breaking prices. More
March 04, 2013 -- The Buffalo Soldiers National Museum in Houston will host a celebration of the lives of Harriet Tubman and Rosa Parks, a two-woman show written and performed by M. Waddy-Thibodeaux, on Sunday, March 10. More
March 04, 2013 -- Company OnStage in Houston will open its production of "The Emperor's New Clothes" on Saturday. More
March 04, 2013 -- Company OnStage in Houston will launch its production of two comedies by George Bernard Shaw, "Man of Destiny" and "Dark Lady of the Sonnets" on Friday. More
March 04, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “A Few Good Men” at the Alley Theatre in Houston and Savion Glover’s Sole Sanctuary: A Hoofer’s Meditation on the Art of Tap at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
March 04, 2013 -- Houston radio station 1430 KCOH-AM has changed its frequency from 1430-AM to 1230-AM as of 12:01 a.m. on Friday, March 1, due to a change in ownership, but is continuing to operate from its "Looking Glass Studio" on Almeda in Midtown Houston. More
March 01, 2013 -- DIVERSONS: Arts and Special Projects Editor Jennifer Olin's preview of leisure events in the Gulf Coast Region includes cooking classes at Central Market in Houston,dinner and a movie in Galveston's Saengerfest Park, classical music at Cullen Hall at the University of St. Thomas, the Faculty Brass Quintet at Lamar College in Beaumont; and other diversions. More
February 28, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Biloxi Blues" on Saturday. More
February 28, 2013 -- Island ETC East-End Theatre Company will launch its production of "Avenue Q" on Friday. More
February 28, 2013 -- Ball High School theater students will present a free community program featuring scenes from Neil Simon’s Biloxi Blues today at 6 p.m. at The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
February 28, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Wednesday held special events honoring members of the military during its Armed Forces Appreciation Day. More
February 27, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, will present "James Turrell: The Light Inside", featuring works of the artist who created the commission installed in the Wilson Tunnel that connects the museum's art gallery buildings, in June. More
February 27, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Tuesday announced that Dana Tyson with Sunny 99.1 won the Celebrity Dairy Goat Milking Contest, making it her fifth win. More
February 26, 2013 -- Mossman Elementary in the Clear Creek Independent School District will hold its Spring Carnival on April 13 in the Mossman Courtyard. More
February 25, 2013 -- The Rosenberg Library in Galveston will present "Of Birds and Texas: The Art of Stuart and Scott Gentling", an exhibit of prints on loan from the Museum of Printing History Houston, beginning March 9 during Galveston's Art Walk. More
February 25, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include Theatre Under the Stars’ presentation of “Man of La Mancha” in Houston, and “Avenue Q” at Island Etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston. More
February 24, 2013 -- Top barbecue teams from all over the state and nation are participating the 2013 World’s Championship Bar-B-Que Contest at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. More
February 24, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Parade on Saturday, led by grand marshal Kevin Sumlin, Texas A&M University head football coach; 17 floats; 10 wagons and stage coaches; 11 marching bands; and 13 trail rides made its way through the streets of downtown Houston. More
February 24, 2013 -- Donald Lee has posted an article spotlighting recording artist Meleni Smith. More
February 23, 2013 -- Horse-drawn covered wagons and cowboys and cowgirls on horseback arrived at their final destination in Memorial Park on Friday for an over-night stay before the 2013 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Downtown Rodeo Parade. More
February 22, 2013 -- The Yaga’s Children’s Fund will hold the 17th annual World Wild Game Championship and Barbeque Cook-off on May 10 and 11 at Pier 21 on Galveston Island. More
February 22, 2013 -- The Stark Museum of Art in Orange, Texas will offer youth art classes through its Art Quest program in March. More
February 22, 2013 -- DIVERSIONS: Guidry News Service Arts and Special Projects Editor Jennifer Olin reports that leisure activity options during the next week in the Gulf Coast Region range from the Rodeo in Houston, Elvis at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and great art in several venues. More
February 19, 2013 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host a performance by The Trishas on March 16 at the 1859 St. Joseph's listening room. More
February 19, 2013 -- City of Houston Mayor Annise Parker on Tuesday began the 2013 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo season with the official proclamation of Go Texan Day. More
February 19, 2013 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host "Go Go for the Gold", a fundraising event, on March 7. More
February 18, 2013 -- San Jacinto College will host author Justin Cronin on February 27 at the college's North Campus. More
February 18, 2013 -- The American Festival for the Arts has announced a collaboration with Aurora Picture Show to bring student composers and student filmmakers together from the organizations' camps in Houston to learn the art of film scoring. More
February 18, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “The Importance of Being Earnest”, presented by the Beaumont Community Players, and “Elvis Lives!” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
February 15, 2013 -- DIVERSIONS: Guidry News Service Arts and Special Projects Editor Jennifer Olin reports on post Mardi Gras and Valentine's Day activities in the Gulf Coast Region. More
February 14, 2013 -- College of the Mainland's Jazz Ensemble will host a concert featuring Johnny Gonzales on February 23. More
February 14, 2013 -- University of Houston's AURA Contemporary Ensemble will perform "Set in Stone" on Monday. More
February 14, 2013 -- Alvin Community College will present "Once Upon a Mattress", opening March 2 at the ACC Theatre. More
February 14, 2013 -- University of Houston will present "Paradise Hotel", with an opening performance on February 22 at Wortham Theatre. More
February 14, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston has added a third show of "Elvis Lives" for February 24 at 7:30 p.m. More
February 13, 2013 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay will present "The Importance of Being Earnest", April 5-21. More
February 13, 2013 -- Lamar University's Department of Theatre and Dance will present "Macbeth", opening February 28 and playing through March 2. More
February 13, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo will host its Downtown Rodeo Parade on February 23 with Texas A&M University head football coach Kevin Sumlin serving as the parade's grand marshal. More
February 12, 2013 -- The Julie Rogers "Gift of Life" Program will hold its annual Valentine Survivors Celebration on Thursday at the Parkdale Mall Garden Court in Beaumont. More
February 11, 2013 -- University of Houston will host a free concert on Tuesday to preview music composed by students at the university's Moores School of Music that will be performed at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo events. More
February 11, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “9-5: The Musical” at Port Arthur Little Theatre, and “Misery” at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena. More
February 11, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Ronnie Milsap in concert on February 16 and 17. More
February 10, 2013 -- The “Boots on the Beach” festival a major event for the second weekend of Galveston Island’s Mardi Gras celebration was held on Friday, February 8. More
February 08, 2013 -- The Resource and Crisis Center of Galveston County will hold its 3rd Annual Helping Hands Festival on March 23 at the Rotary Pavilion in Texas City. More
February 08, 2013 -- The Boerne Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced that Celtic Nights will perform on February 23. More
February 08, 2013 -- The W.H. Stark House in Orange, Texas will host a Victorian Valentine's Day exhibit February 12-16. More
February 08, 2013 -- DIVERSIONS: Jennifer Olin reports that activities in the Gulf Coast Region for the next week include masks and beads, hearts and flowers, and dragon and lion dances. More
February 07, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will open its exhibit of "Picasso Black and White", featuring a focus on Pablo Picasso's exploration of a black-and-white palette, on February 24. More
February 07, 2013 -- The Stark Museum of Art in Orange, Texas will host a free family day on February 16. More
February 06, 2013 -- The 2013 Kerrville Folk Festival will take place from May 23 through June 9 at Quiet Valley Ranch. More
February 05, 2013 -- The Mandarin Chinese Immersion Magnet School in Houston will hold its first annual Lunar New Year Festival on February 23 on its campus. More
February 04, 2013 -- Characters from the Texas Renaissance Festival will make various appearances around the state during February. More
February 04, 2013 -- Galveston Island will begin offering parasailing flights over the Gulf of Mexico in March. More
February 04, 2013 -- The Texas Events Calendar has changed its name to the Texas Highways Events Calendar. More
February 04, 2013 -- The Ensemble Theatre in Houston will host "I, Barbara Jordan" for a performance on Saturday. More
February 04, 2013 -- The Southeast Texas Arts Council will host "Hearts for the Arts", the council's annual fundraiser, on February 10 at Suga's Deep South Cuisine and Jazz Bar in Beaumont. More
February 04, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include the continuation of “Clybourne Park” at the Alley Theatre in Houston and “A Grand Night for Singing” at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City. More
February 04, 2013 -- Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center in Orange, Texas will host performances by Saving Our American Raptors, Inc. on February 12 at the center's Discovery Theater. More
February 01, 2013 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will host a special, one-night performance of "Love Letters" on February 14. More
February 01, 2013 -- San Jacinto College Central's theatre and film department will host final auditions on February 5-6 for "Seussical the Musical", which will run February 20-24. More
February 01, 2013 -- DIVERSIONS: Jennifer Olin reports on the opening of Mardi Gras season and points out a few other options for enjoying this first weekend of February in the Gulf Coast region. More
February 01, 2013 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will host its "Three Score and More" concert on February 23. More
February 01, 2013 -- The Houston Museum District Association has provided a list of tips for helping Houston's museums. More
January 31, 2013 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will present its Youth Education Concerts on February 5-6 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
January 30, 2013 -- San Jacinto College Central Campus will host concerts showcasing performances by a majority of student music groups on the campus in February. More
January 28, 2013 -- Friendswood Animal Advocates will hold its second annual Bets for Pets Casino Night Fundraiser on March 2 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Pearland. More
January 28, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include the final week of “Camelot”, presented by Theatre Under the Stars in Houston, and the final performances of “Suitehearts” at Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson. More
January 28, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston recently unveiled its new display kiosk at the Galveston Chamber of Commerce office, providing a location where visitors can purchase and print tickets to performances at The Grand. More
January 26, 2013 -- The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts in Houston will present "Sister Act" from May 28 through June 2. More
January 26, 2013 -- Mental Health America of Greater Houston will host Lady Gaga's Born Brave Bus tour on January 31. More
January 25, 2013 -- The Houston Arts Alliance will host an exhibition of works by local artists, curated by Houston artist Howard Sherman, February 7 through March 22 at the Alliance Gallery. More
January 25, 2013 -- The Harlem Globetrotters will host Houston Texans player Justin Forsett for a football skit during the third quarter of the Globetrotters' game on Saturday at Reliant Arena. More
January 25, 2013 -- DIVERSIONS: Jennifer Olin reports that leisure options in the Gulf Coast region this weekend include fishing, car shows, museums, and theater. More
January 24, 2013 -- The Symphony League of Beaumont will present The Symphony Ball 2013, "The Secret Garden", on February 2 at the Beaumont Civic Center. More
January 24, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present a "Serious Fun" performance of "The Adventures of Huck Finn" on Friday. More
January 23, 2013 -- The Bay Area Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced that the League City Uncorked festival will take place on March 23 and 24 at Walter Hall Park. More
January 23, 2013 -- The Houston Arts Alliance's Folklife and Traditional Arts Program will present "Writing +C/Siting Houston", a collaborative project to offer insights into how Houstonians connect with their community, on February 6 at the Honors Commons in Anderson Library. More
January 21, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “A Grand Night for Singing” at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City and “Camelot”, presented by Theatre Under the Stars in Houston. More
January 21, 2013 -- Bay Area Houston Ballet and Theatre will hold auditions for its upcoming production of "Seussical" on February 9-10. More
January 21, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Ed Asner in his starring role as Franklin D. Roosevelt in "FDR" on Saturday. More
January 21, 2013 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre will open its production of "A Grand Night for Singing" on Thursday. More
January 18, 2013 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake will host a contemporary dance production by the Dominic Walsh Dance Theater on January 23 at the Bayou Building. More
January 18, 2013 -- The Houston Arts Alliance has announced that President and CEO Jonathon Glus has been elected to serve on the United States Urban Arts Federation executive committee and as vice chair of the Texans for the Arts Board of Directors. More
January 18, 2013 -- Island Etc East-End Theatre Company has extended its production of "A Steady Rain" for another weekend, with performances on January 25-26. More
January 18, 2013 -- The American Institute of Architects has selected The Menil Collection in Houston as recipient of the 2013 AIA 25 Year Award, conferred on buildings that have "stood the test of time for 25 to 35 years as an embodiment of architectural excellence". More
January 18, 2013 -- DIVERSIONS: Arts and Special Projects Editor Jennifer Olen reports that the Gulf Coast Region is full of activity this weekend with art and music as museums and galleries feature new collections and shows; and she says “even the Houston Zoo is getting in on the act”. More
January 18, 2013 -- The Academy of Texas Music, Inc. today announced the nominees for the 11th annual Texas Music Awards. More
January 17, 2013 -- The 17th Annual Texas Lunar New Year celebration will be held on February 16, 2013 at Alief Amity Park located at 12509 Alief Clodine Road. More
January 17, 2013 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host "Night at the Museum" Family Arts Day on February 9, with free admission to the museum. More
January 16, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will be one of four institutions participating in "Art Across America", a joint exhibition of historical art from the United States to be on display in South Korea. More
January 16, 2013 -- Lamar University will host a concert by the United States Air Force's Gateway Brass band on January 22. More
January 16, 2013 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host "A Vintage Affair", a wine tasting event, on February 1. More
January 14, 2013 -- The Pearland Convention and Visitor's Bureau will present the Pearland Crawfish Festival from April 5 through 7 on Highway 288. More
January 14, 2013 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay will present "Plaza Suite" by Neil Simon from February 22 through March 10. More
January 14, 2013 -- The Beaumont Civic Center has announced that comedian George Lopez will perform at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont on March 8. More
January 14, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include Beaumont Community Players’ presentation of “Hay Fever”, and “Clybourne Park” at the Alley Theatre in Houston. More
January 14, 2013 -- The Galloway School will host its 11th Annual Galloway Gallop Mardi Gras Fun Run on February 2 in Kemah. More
January 13, 2013 -- Professional photographer, Robert Mihovil, documented Galveston Historical Foundation's Re-enactment of the Battle of Galveston on Saturday. More
January 12, 2013 -- The City of Pasadena will host the annual Ms. Pasadena Senior Pageant on March 7 in the Pasadena Convention Center. More
January 11, 2013 -- The Stark Museum of Art in Orange, Texas will host an exhibition and book discussion on January 19 on the National Geographic Photographs of the American West. More
January 11, 2013 -- DIVERSIONS: Jennifer Olin reports that artistic and cultural events available in the Gulf Coast Region include performances of the Houston Symphony, Mercury and the River Oaks Chamber Orchestra in Houston, as well as events celebrating the Spindletop oil discovery on the Lamar Campus in Beaumont and numerous art shows at galleries in the area. More
January 10, 2013 -- The University of St. Thomas will host pianist Faina Lushtak for a performance on January 18. More
January 10, 2013 -- San Jacinto College Central's theatre and film department will hold public auditions on January 15-16 and February 5-6 for its upcoming production of "Seussical: The Musical". More
January 10, 2013 -- The Alvin Community College Drama Department will hold auditions for "Once Upon a Mattress" on January 16 and 17 at the College's Theatre. More
January 09, 2013 -- The NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston reports that "NASA Johnson Style" is the most watched video on the agency's "Reel NASA" YouTube channel. More
January 08, 2013 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will host an exhibit of works by Jacques Callot from January 31 through May 5. More
January 08, 2013 -- The Galveston Convention and Visitors Bureau today announced that rock group Tonic and country music star Lee Brice will be headline performers at Mardi Gral Galveston's 2013 celebration in February. More
January 07, 2013 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host an exhibit showcasing work by contemporary artists January 19 through April 7. More
January 07, 2013 -- The Dishman Art Museum at Lamar University is hosting "Modern Impulses and Surreal Dreams: Contemporary Printmakers from Across the Nation", an exhibit highlighting the work of more than 25 nationally recognized printmakers, through February 23. More
January 07, 2013 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “Young Man from Atlanta” at Company OnStage in Houston and “Spider’s Web” at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay. More
January 07, 2013 -- Company OnStage in Houston will open its "Theater for Children" production of "Winnie the Pooh", on Saturday. More
January 07, 2013 -- Company OnStage in Houston will present Horton Foote's "Young Man From Atlanta", opening Friday and running through February 16. More
January 07, 2013 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present Steve Solomon's "My Mother's Italian, My Father's Jewish and I'm Home for the Holidays" on Saturday. More
January 07, 2013 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo today announced its entertainment lineup for RodeoHouston this year. More
January 04, 2013 -- Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown Museum, on the Lamar University campus, will mark the 112th anniversary of Spindletop on January 12. More
January 04, 2013 -- Diversions: Jennifer Olin reports on artistic activities around the Gulf Region in the New Year. More
January 04, 2013 -- Armonia Celeste will perform "Udite Amanti - Lovers Beware!" on February 12 at Palmer Memorial Episcopal Church in Houston as part of Houston Early Music's Emerging Artists Series. More
January 03, 2013 -- Texas A&M University will host a production of "The Phantoms of the Opera", directed by Marc Kudisch. More
December 31, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts kick off the new year with Stage Door, Inc.'s production of “Rent” in Pasadena and The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston hosting William Shatner. More
December 28, 2012 -- The Houston Public Library will host a mini-concert by Reggie Quinerly on Saturday at the African American Library at the Gregory School. More
December 28, 2012 -- The New Year is upon us and here are a couple of suggestions for ushering in 2013 in the Gulf Coast region. More
December 27, 2012 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host Victorian Tea tours of the 1892 Bishop's Palace on January 20, February 17 and March 24. More
December 27, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Jerry Jeff Walker in concert on Saturday. More
December 22, 2012 -- The Texas State Championship Duck Calling Contest and the Mid-South Texas Open Duck Calling Contest will be held on January 12 at the Dallas/Mesquite Convention Center. More
December 21, 2012 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will mark the 150th anniversary of the Civil War Battle of Galveston from January 11 through 13 with a series of events throughout the island. More
December 20, 2012 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will host "A Gospel Celebration", a pops concert on January 19 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
December 19, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host an open house on January 3 in celebration of its 118th birthday. More
December 17, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include The Shoji Tabuchi Road Show and The Kingston Trio, both performing at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
December 13, 2012 -- The sounds of the season are ringing around the Gulf Region offering musical Diversions for those looking to celebrate the holidays. More
December 10, 2012 -- DKM Capital Management, LLC, a Texas based management firm, has signed actor, author, producer and entrepreneur, Eddie Bauer Jr. More
December 10, 2012 -- The Houston Arts Alliance today announced that it has established a partnership with GoldStar, a membership-based web retailer of half-price tickets for live entertainment events. More
December 10, 2012 -- The Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation has announced a new brand and web site to unite their venues, including the Stark Museum of Art, the Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center, and the W.H. Stark House and Frances Ann Lutcher Theater for the Performing Arts. More
December 10, 2012 -- Disney characters Mickey and Minnie Mouse on Saturday visited children from the Galveston Children's Center. More
December 10, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region includes “Peter Pan”, presented by Theatre Under the Stars in Houston, and The Texas Tenors in concert at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
December 08, 2012 -- Alvin Community College will hold its Big Band Concert on February 2 at the Nolan Ryan Center. More
December 07, 2012 -- The Houston Arts Alliance today announced that it has awarded more than $160,000 in grants through its Capacity Building Initiative to support local Houston emerging, growth and mature organizations. More
December 07, 2012 -- Lights on the trees and buildings are one of the joys of the holiday season and there are many places to go and enjoy them around the Gulf region this weekend. More
December 04, 2012 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas has announced its schedule of events for 2012 and 2013. More
December 03, 2012 -- The Houston Arts Alliance will present "Teateria", an interactive art performance and exhibition by Houston/Beijing based artist Weihong December 13 through January 20. More
December 03, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region includes the City Ballet of Houston's performance of “The Nutcracker” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston, and “La Musica del Cielo" at Main Street Theater in Houston. More
November 30, 2012 -- The Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown Museum will host its final Wildcatter Weekend on December 8. More
November 30, 2012 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston will display greeting cards created by artist Joseph Imhof, and collected by Galveston locals William and Viola Pabst, as the library's December "Treasure of the Month". More
November 30, 2012 -- Friendswood Animal Advocates will host its second annual Bets for Pets Casino Night Fundraiser on March 2 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Pearland. More
November 28, 2012 -- The 2013 Texas State Championship Duck Calling Contest will take place on January 12 at the Dallas/Mesquite Convention Center. More
November 27, 2012 -- The College of the Mainland Jazz Ensemble will present a concert on featuring guest artist Tom "Bones" Malone on December 1. More
November 27, 2012 -- The University of St. Thomas and the Houston Symphony will present the New Vision, New Stars Benefit Concert on January 22 at Jones Hall in Houston. More
November 26, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Dashing Through the Snow” at Bay Area Harbour Playhouse and Beaumont Community Players’ performance of “White Christmas”. More
November 22, 2012 -- The Lamar Civic Orchestra will present its fall concert, "Baroque to Modern", on November 27 on the campus of Lamar University. More
November 21, 2012 -- Starting early Thanksgiving morning and running through the long holiday weekend there are a wide variety of things to keep families busy around the Gulf Region. More
November 21, 2012 -- Moody Gardens is hosting "Food Drive Fridays", offering 2-for-1 admission to the Festival of Lights to guests who bring a non-perishable food item on any Friday during the event. More
November 21, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Willie Nelson and Family in concert on November 26 and 27. More
November 21, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host "A Chorus Line" on Friday and Saturday. More
November 21, 2012 -- Galveston photographer Robert Mihovil has provided photographs for "Coastal Visions: Images of Galveston County", a picture book focusing on living in Galveston County written by Leslie A. Watts. More
November 20, 2012 -- The Beaumont Civic Ballet will host two performances of "The Nutcracker", December 8-9 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
November 20, 2012 -- Registration for the 25th Annual Galveston Home and Garden Show on March 2 and 3 at the Galveston Island Convention Center is currently open to businesses. More
November 19, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include Alley Theatre’s “The Santaland Diaries” and “A Chorus Line” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
November 17, 2012 -- Bennie Ferrell Catering on Wednesday hosted its festive annual customer appreciation party in the reception lobby of The Ensemble Theatre in Houston's Midtown. More
November 16, 2012 -- David Adickes and Justin Garcia recently hosted a joint exhibition of their artworks in Houston. More
November 16, 2012 -- Heading into the Thanksgiving holiday there is a lot to see and do around the Texas Gulf Coast region this next week. More
November 16, 2012 -- The Galveston Island Nature Tourism Council will hold the annual Breakfast with the Cranes on December 8 at the Galveston Country Club. More
November 15, 2012 -- Alvin Community College is hosting its Fall Student Art Show through December 3 at the college's art gallery. More
November 15, 2012 -- San Jacinto College will host a variety of concerts in December at its three campuses. More
November 15, 2012 -- Tickets are currently available online for the Boerne Performing Arts 2013 season. More
November 15, 2012 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo recently held the 2013 Rodeo Uncorked! International Wine Competition at Reliant Center. More
November 14, 2012 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will perform its "Home for the Holidays" holiday concert on December 16 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
November 14, 2012 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay will present "A Christmas Story", with performances from November 30 through December 16. More
November 14, 2012 -- Dominique Sacshe will serve as Mistress of Ceremony for the 6th Annual Conference Celebrating Women, Mind, Body and Spirit on April 5 in Galveston. More
November 13, 2012 -- The Galveston Chamber of Commerce recently held a ribbon cutting ceremony at The Grand 1894 Opera House "Sidewalk of Stars". More
November 13, 2012 -- Cirque du Soleil will present its performance of "Quidam", March 6-10, at the Toyota Center in Houston. More
November 13, 2012 -- The Galveston Restaurant Association and Galveston.com and Company "Great Taste of the Gulf" Epicurean Evening will take place on Thursday at the Moody Gardens Convention Center. More
November 12, 2012 -- The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library will host a visit to the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston to see the museum's "Passion for Glass" exhibit on December 1. More
November 12, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include Alley Theatre’s seasonal tradition of “A Christmas Carol” in Houston, and a performance by the Galveston Symphony Orchestra at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
November 12, 2012 -- The Bay Area Houston Ballet & Theatre will open its production of "The Nutcracker" on November 30 at University of Houston-Clear Lake's Bayou Theatre. More
November 11, 2012 -- The Buffalo Soldiers National Museum had a “soft opening” in its new location at 3816 Caroline in Houston this Veterans Day weekend. More
November 10, 2012 -- A record breaking crowd turned out for the opening of the 11th annual Festival of Lights at Moody Gardens. More
November 10, 2012 -- The Houston Girls Chorus will present its 2012 Holiday Tour with performances throughout the greater Houston and Galveston areas during the month of December. More
November 09, 2012 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas today announced the establishment of The Wesley W. Washburn, M.D. and Lulu L. Smith, M.D. Endowment Fund, a $2 million permanent fund to support the museum's education and exhibition programs. More
November 09, 2012 -- A wide range of activities, from festivals to art exhibits are available around the Texas Gulf Coast region this weekend. More
November 09, 2012 -- Galveston Island Meals on Wheels will host its Arts, Crafts and Cocktails fundraiser on November 17 at the Galveston Country Club. More
November 08, 2012 -- The Galveston Arts Center today announced that Kellianne Vallee has been named interim executive director of the center. More
November 08, 2012 -- The Island Art Gallery will host its Holiday Champaigne Art Show on December 8 in Seabrook. More
November 08, 2012 -- The College of the Mainland Concert Band will perform a concert on November 12 featuring music from a variety of movies. More
November 08, 2012 -- Moody Gardens in Galveston will launch its 11th season of its "Festival of Lights" event for the holidays on November 10. More
November 06, 2012 -- Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown on the Lamar University campus will celebrate Yount-Lee Day on Saturday. More
November 06, 2012 -- The Rotary Club of Galveston will host its 36th annual Chili Supper on Thursday in the Ball High School Cafeteria. More
November 06, 2012 -- The San Jacinto College South Campus fine arts department will present the annual Winter Works dance concert on November 15 and 16 in the Proscenium Theatre. More
November 05, 2012 -- The Nelda C. and H.J. Lutcher Stark Foundation has announced changes to the operational hours of both the Stark Museum of Art and the W.H. Stark House. More
November 05, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Syvia” at Company OnStage in Houston, and “Treasure Island” at Port Arthur Little Theatre. More
November 02, 2012 -- A wide range of artistic activities and exhibits are available on the Texas Gulf Coast this weekend. More
November 02, 2012 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston today announced that the museum has signed an agreement for the loan pieces from the al-Sabah Collection, a collection of Islamic art, to a dedicated gallery at MFAH. More
November 02, 2012 -- The Stark Museum of Art in Orange, Texas will open its mini-exhibit, "On the Wing: Birds in Books of Hours", on Tuesday. More
November 01, 2012 -- Trinity Episcopal Church will unveil a new display of jewelry from the "Phoenix Project", which features pieces of the glass from the church's Tiffany window, on Sunday. More
November 01, 2012 -- Lamar Opera Theatre has cancelled its production of "Dichterliebe", scheduled for November 2-3, due to a cast illness. More
November 01, 2012 -- Lamar University will host the opening concert of its 23rd season of the Lamarissimo! Concert Series on November 8, with Lamar University President Jimmy Simmons joining to perform as a guest artist. More
November 01, 2012 -- Island ETC East-End Theatre Company in Galveston will present "My First Time", opening November 9 and playing through November 24. More
October 30, 2012 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas and students from the West Brook High School band and orchestra will perform in a Side-by-Side Education Concert on November 6 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
October 30, 2012 -- San Jacinto College will host a series of music concerts throughout November at the North, Central, and South campuses. More
October 30, 2012 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo today announced four artists who will be performing as part of the 2013 RodeoHouston lineup. More
October 29, 2012 -- Company OnStage in Houston will present A Tale of Two Santas by Andy Huggins from November 10 through December 15. More
October 29, 2012 -- Company OnStage in Houston will present Sylvia by A.R. Gurney from November 9 through December 15. More
October 29, 2012 -- William Shatner, who will bring his one man show, Shatner’s World, to the Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston in January, talked to Guidry News Service about the program. More
October 29, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include a Halloween-night screening of Alfred Hitchcock’s “Psycho” at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
October 29, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host The Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia's production of "Guess How Much I Love You" on November 28. More
October 29, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "A Chorus Line" on November 23-24. More
October 29, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Liza Minelli for a sold out performance on November 10. More
October 27, 2012 -- Nacogdoches will host the 2012 Nine Flags Christmas Festival from November 17 through December 8. More
October 26, 2012 -- Lakewood Yacht Club's 26the Annual Harvest Moon Regatta, a race from Galveston to Port Aransas, got underway at the Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier on Thursday. Photos by Robert Mihovil
October 26, 2012 -- The City of Pasadena will hold a number of Halloween activities throughout the city from Saturday through the end of October. More
October 25, 2012 -- A wide range of artistic activities and exhibits are available on the Texas Gulf Coast this weekend. More
October 25, 2012 -- The 31st annual Island Oktoberfest will take place on October 26 and 27 in historic downtown Galveston. More
October 25, 2012 -- The Central Fort Bend Chamber Alliance will hold its annual Celebration Ball on November 10 at Safari Texas Ranch. More
October 25, 2012 -- The Lone Star Rally will take place from November 1 through 4 in Galveston Island's historic downtown and Seawall Boulevard. More
October 25, 2012 -- Shangri La Botanical Garden and Nature Center in Orange will host its Scarecrow Festival through November 10. More
October 24, 2012 -- Cathy Conlon-Townsend has invited the public to an event on Friday to raise funds for expenses for the Quaker City String Band of the Philadelphia Mummers to participate in Galveston's Mardi Gras Celebration in 2013. More
October 24, 2012 -- Varner-Hogg Plantation State Historic Site in West Columbia will hold its annual Harvest Festival on Saturday. More
October 23, 2012 -- Houston artists David Adickes and Justin Garcia will host a joint exhibit November 3-10 at Sculpturworx in Houston. More
October 22, 2012 -- Moody Gardens in Galveston will host its "Ghostly Gardens" celebration on October 28. More
October 22, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Willie Nelson and Family in concert on November 26 and 27. More
October 22, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Nightfall with Edgar Allen Poe” at Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson, and “Death Trap” at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City. More
October 22, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Sutton Foster on Saturday. More
October 22, 2012 -- The City of Seabrook will host the First Annual Seabrook Festival of the Arts on Saturday at the grounds of Seabrook City Hall and the Community House. More
October 21, 2012 -- Moody Gardens on Galveston Island will kick off the 11th annual Festival of Lights on November 10. More
October 21, 2012 -- Texas Whooper Watch is seeking the public's help in collecting sightings of whooping cranes throughout the state. More
October 21, 2012 -- The Houston Yacht Club Ladies Association will host a Holiday Market on the Bay on November 7 at 3620 Miramar Drive in Shoreacres. More
October 20, 2012 -- Galveston's ARToberFest returns in October showcasing the both the artworks of over 100 artists and the newly designated Downtown Cultural Arts District. More
October 19, 2012 -- Fine Arts offerings this week in the Gulf Coast region include the Texas Contemporary Art Fair featuring the works of artists from around the world and a special presentation poetry reading at the Rothko Chapel. More
October 19, 2012 -- Broadway Across America will present "Catch Me If You Can" for a limited engagement February 5-10 at the Hobby Center in Houston. More
October 19, 2012 -- Clear Creek Independent School District will host electric violinist Mark Wood for a performance with students from Seabrook and Clear Lake intermediate schools on October 26. More
October 19, 2012 -- San Jacinto College Central's theatre and film department will hold open public auditions for its annual holiday production, "Santa's Christmas Magic: The Musical" in October and November. More
October 18, 2012 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation is hosting special tours during the Halloween season. More
October 18, 2012 -- Music Doing Good will present Find Your Voice on November 10 at Chateau Carnarvon in Houston. More
October 17, 2012 -- The Alvin Community College Wind Ensemble and Community Band will perform a fall concert on October 25 at the ACC Theatre. More
October 16, 2012 -- Lamar University will host "An Evening with Thomas Jefferson on the American Presidency" tonight at the University Theatre. More
October 16, 2012 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre will present its production of the comedy-thriller "Deathtrap" October 25 through November 18. More
October 16, 2012 -- The W.H. Stark House in Orange will host the 4th Annual Open Car Show on October 27 at the Lutcher Theater parking lot. More
October 15, 2012 -- Music Doing Good, Inc. today announced that it has been awarded a grant from the Texas Commission on the Arts to fund "Music Doing Good in Schools", an after-school musical arts enrichment program for at-risk, underserved youth. More
October 15, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay, and "Dead Man's Cell Phone" by the Beaumont Community Players in Beaumont. More
October 15, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host pianist James Dick on Sunday. More
October 15, 2012 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay will launch its production of "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" on Friday. More
October 12, 2012 -- Art Festivals, silent movies and authors are just a few of the offerings available in Houston and the Bay Area during the next week. More
October 11, 2012 -- Lamar University has moved its October 16 presentation of "An Evening with Thomas Jefferson on the American Presidency" to the University Theatre due to widespread interest. More
October 11, 2012 -- The 29th Annual Galveston Island Greek Festival, benefiting the Assumption of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church, takes place on Saturday. More
October 11, 2012 -- San Jacinto College will host the Texas State Festival from October 18 through 20 at the Central Campus. More
October 10, 2012 -- College of the Mainland's Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combo will perform in concert on October 23 at the Fine Arts Building Recital Hall. More
October 10, 2012 -- The Houston Arts Alliance will present "You Are Here", an exhibit by the Alliance Gallery featuring works by four local artists, on October 15 through November 30. More
October 10, 2012 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas in Beaumont will hold its "Eat a Bug!" Family Arts Day on October 27. More
October 09, 2012 -- Main Street Theater in Houston today announced that "Girls Only - The Secret Comedy of Women" has been extended to run an additional six weeks at the theater's Chelsea Market stage. More
October 08, 2012 -- Lamar University's Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown Museum will host the grand opening of the new T.A. Lamb & Son, Printers exhibit, featuring a display of print and typeset machines, on October 27. More
October 08, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Jekyll and Hyde: The Musical” at the Hobby Center in Houston, and “The Laramie Project” at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena. More
October 06, 2012 -- The Texas Coast Boat Show will be held at the Galveston Yacht Basin next weekend, October 12-14. More
October 06, 2012 -- Constellation Field in Sugar Land will host a series of shows beginning on October 19 and lasting throughout the baseball offseason. More
October 05, 2012 -- The Stark Museum of Art in Orange, Texas, will host the National Geographic Greatest Photographs of the West, a collection of western images gathered by National Geographic over 125 years, on October 27 through January 26. More
October 05, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host "A Chorus Line" on November 23-24. More
October 05, 2012 -- The Lake Charles/Southwest Louisiana Convention & Visitors Bureau on Thursday hosted a reception in Houston for travel planners, tour operators, corporate guests and members of the media. More
October 04, 2012 -- Lamar University's Department of Theatre and Dance will open its 2012-2013 season with its production of "Quilters" on October 11-14. More
October 03, 2012 -- Musical group Olivette will hold a human trafficking awareness concert on Sunday at Chapelwood UMC in Houston. More
October 03, 2012 -- Lamar University public radio KVLU (91.3 FM) will begin its annual fall membership campaign, "Buy the Hour", on October 16 in Beaumont. More
October 03, 2012 -- Company OnStage in Houston will launch its 2012-2013 season on November 9 with "Sylvia" by A.R. Gurney. More
October 03, 2012 -- The Houston Public Library will celebrate Teen Read Month with a series of virtual author visits held throughout October. More
October 02, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Liza Minelli in a sold out show on November 10. More
October 01, 2012 -- Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Director Gary Tinterow has appointed Deborah L. Roldán as assistant director of exhibitions at the museum. More
October 01, 2012 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will host "A Taste of Italy", a concert paying tribute to the Italian culture of Beaumont, on November 3 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
October 01, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include the 33rd Annual Festival Chicano at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston, and “Seguin: Unsung Texas Hero” at Alley Theatre. More
October 01, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host "Tap Dogs", an Australian dance group, on October 8. More
October 01, 2012 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo's Speakers Committee volunteers will participat in the 31st Annual Island Oktoberfest in Galveston on October 27. More
September 28, 2012 -- This week's Fine Arts offerings include a free day Saturday, September 29 at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston and the opening of the Houston Center for Contemporary Craft’s biennial juried exhibitions showcasing the best in Texas-made contemporary craft. More
September 28, 2012 -- The Galveston Chamber of Commerce will present Girls Movie Night on October 17 at Island ETC. More
September 27, 2012 -- The Ensemble Theatre in Houston has received a $75,000 matching challenge for its 2012 Founder's Circle Campaign. More
September 27, 2012 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will perform a concert on October 20 at Calder Baptist Church. More
September 26, 2012 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host artist Eugene Aubry and writer Stephen Fox at the 1892 Bishop's Palace on October 5 for a signing of their book "Born on the Island: The Galveston We Remember". More
September 26, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "An Evening with Joel Grey" on Saturday. More
September 26, 2012 -- RAFA's Broadway Studio Workshop will present RAFA on Broadway on Saturday, September 29 and Sunday, September 30 at The Oliver Theatre at RAFA, 17170 Mill Forest Road in Webster. More
September 26, 2012 -- “Deux Amis -- Amenez s’il vous plaît votre chéquier,” a joint art exhibition featuring the newest works of David Adickes and Justin Garcia, will be on display November 3 through10 at Scultpturworx, located at 2500 Summer Street in Houston. More
September 26, 2012 -- UPDATE: The annual Kemah Art Walk scheduled for this weekend has been cancelled due to the weather. More
September 25, 2012 -- Moody Gardens will host its annual Galveston Appreciation Day on October 21. More
September 24, 2012 -- Music Doing Good has launched a new musical outreach program, Music Doing Good - Instruments, to provide used instruments to students in under-served and economically challenged school districts. More
September 24, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include Arthur Miller’s “Death of a Salesman” at the Alley Theatre in Houston and “Blithe Spirit” at Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson. More
September 23, 2012 -- There was an official welcome ceremony aboard the Disney Magic cruise ship on Saturday as the ship began operation at its newest home port. More
September 21, 2012 -- San Jacinto College will host Victor Wooten in concert on October 2 at Slocumb Auditorium. More
September 21, 2012 -- University of Houston's Moores School of Music will host "Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: A Centennial Celebration", a concert showcasing the works of Coleridge-Taylor, on October 5-6 at Moores Opera House. More
September 21, 2012 -- University of Houston will host "What's Opera, Duck?", to raise funds for the Moores Opera Center on October 4. More
September 20, 2012 -- The second annual Houston Fine Art Fair received more than 12,000 attendees during its event on September 13-16 at the Reliant Center. More
September 20, 2012 -- Beaumont's Art Museum of Southeast Texas is getting ready for it's annual Art of Beer event, featuring more than 50 types of beer and complementary food. More
September 20, 2012 -- Galveston Island will host a Pirate Ghost Parade on October 12 in the downtown area. More
September 19, 2012 -- The University of Houston's School of Theatre & Dance will present "Serious Money" on September 28 through October 7 at the Jose Quintero Theatre. More
September 19, 2012 -- Hundreds of special needs students will visit Moody Gardens later this month for an opportunity to find their inner artist. More
September 18, 2012 -- The City of League City will host the Boogie Blues and Brews festival from Friday through Sunday at Walter Hall Park. More
September 17, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Life is a Dream” at Main Street Theater in Houston, and “Salsa Y Salud” at Miller Outdoor Theatre, also in Houston. More
September 17, 2012 -- The Pasadena Parks & Recreation Department will host a movie showing at Strawberry Park, 2900 Lafferty in Pasadena on Friday, September 28. More
September 14, 2012 -- Galveston Arts Center will present an exhibit of recent work by Houston-based artist Daniel McFarlane, with an opening event during Galveston's ArtWalk on October 6. More
September 14, 2012 -- The second annual Houston Fine Art Fair, featuring works from galleries from across the United States, Latin America and Europe, is underway this weekend at Houston’s Reliant Center. More
September 14, 2012 -- Alvin Community College will launch its 2012-2013 theatre season with "The Seafarer" on October 13. More
September 14, 2012 -- The Houston Arts Alliance is sponsoring "Free Night Houston!", a program offering complimentary tickets to theater, dance and music performances taking place in October through an "enter to win" selection process. More
September 13, 2012 -- The Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church in Galveston will host its 29th Annual Greek Festival on October 13. More
September 13, 2012 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay is showing its season opening show of "Kiss Me Kate" through September 23. More
September 13, 2012 -- Island etc, East-End Theatre Company in Galveston will open its production of "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" on Friday. More
September 12, 2012 -- The Texas Commission on the Arts has designated the Midtown Management District an official Cultural Arts and Entertainment district for the State of Texas. More
September 12, 2012 -- The 14th Annual Gulf Coast Film and Video Festival will take place from Thursday through Sunday at the NASA Hilton in Nassau Bay. More
September 12, 2012 -- The Texas Dragon Boat Association will hold the 9th Annual Gulf Coast International Dragon Boat Regatta on October 20 and 21 at Brooks Lake at Fluor Daniels Campus in Sugar Land. More
September 11, 2012 -- The 24th Annual Chef's Delight, honoring Lamar University President Jimmy and First Lady Susan Simmons, will take place on October 9 at the Holiday Inn Beaumont Plaza. More
September 11, 2012 -- The Hobby Center in Houston will host Yakov Smirnoff in Yakov Live! on October 26. More
September 10, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “And Then There Were None”, at Port Arthur Little Theatre in Port Arthur, and “Legally Blonde”, presented at the Hobby Center in Houston. More
September 10, 2012 -- The Original Greek Festival will host its 46th annual celebration October 4-7 at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral Complex in Houston. More
September 07, 2012 -- College of the Mainland will host a presentation by Kathryn Kelley on art and poetry on September 12. More
September 07, 2012 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay recently held dress rehearsals for its production of Cole Porter's Musical, "Kiss Me, Kate", which opens tonight. More
September 05, 2012 -- San Jacinto College will host a series of concerts in September featuring local and international musicians and dancers. More
September 05, 2012 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will hold the Fourth Annual Galveston Revival Race on September 15 in the East End Historical District. More
September 05, 2012 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra, led by Guest Conductor Dominique Royem, will present a Russian themed concert on October 14 at The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
September 04, 2012 -- The Galveston Arts Center will present a pop-up exhibition of recent work by Nick Barbee on Friday and Saturday and September 14 and 15 at 4411 Montrose in Houston in conjunction with the city's Fine Art Fair. More
September 04, 2012 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas in Beaumont will present Espoused from September 22 through January 6. More
September 04, 2012 -- Jim Guidry has published a review of Tom Linton's book How the Parks of Galveston County Got Their Names. Review
September 04, 2012 -- Galveston County Commissioners Court today met in workshop with officials from Dickinson regarding renewal of the county’s contract with the Festival of Lights at Paul Hopkins Park. More
September 04, 2012 -- Galveston's Island Oktoberfest has announced that it will host its second annual Deutsche Kuchen Contest during the festival this year, which takes place October 26-27. More
September 04, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Annie Goes to Oz” at the Ensemble Theatre in Houston and “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” by Beaumont Community Players at the Betty Greenberg Center in Beaumont. More
September 04, 2012 -- The Ensemble Theatre in Houston will present "Annie Goes to Oz", performend by The Ensemble Theatre Young Performers, September 8 through October 6. More
September 04, 2012 -- The Galveston Art League will host workshops on still life oil painting and urban sketching on Saturdays in September. More
August 31, 2012 -- The University of Houston School of Theatre and Dance recently earned the "Best College Theater" award from the Houston Press. More
August 31, 2012 -- The Galveston Art League will hold an opening reception and awards presentation on September 8 for the winners of the league's fall juried art show. More
August 31, 2012 -- The San Jacinto College Central theatre and film department will present "The Perils of Truely Sweet" from September 5 through 8 in the Powell Arena Theatre. More
August 30, 2012 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will open its 2012-2013 season on Sunday with a concert at the San Luis Resort and Spa in Galveston. More
August 30, 2012 -- The Re/MAX Ballunar Liftoff Festival will hold it's annual festival on September 28-30 at the Johnson Space Center. More
August 30, 2012 -- The Swingin’ Seniors will celebrate their 30th anniversary with a party on September 11 at the Madison Jobe Senior Center. More
August 28, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will close its summer season with an encore performance by Lyle Lovett on September 4. More
August 28, 2012 -- San Jacinto College will host a wide range of art exhibits and music concerts during the Fall 2012 semester at all three campuses. More
August 27, 2012 -- Architecture Center Houston and AIA Houston on September 7 will present a Deans Roundtable Discussion featuring the deans of all eight schools of architecture in Texas and moderated by Texas Architects President-elect Larry Speck. More
August 27, 2012 -- The 14th Annual Gulf Coast Film and Video Festival will present actor Brandon Smith with the Life Achievement Award at the Cascade Award Gala on September 15 in Nassau Bay. More
August 27, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Frankenstein: The New Musical” at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena, and SteelDrivers in concert with the Abrams Brothers at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
August 25, 2012 -- Burt Reckles will present "History of Ships in Bottles: Art...Craft...Crazy" on September 13 at the Houston Maritime Museum. More
August 23, 2012 -- Alvin Community College will hold auditions for its upcoming production of "The Seafarer" on August 30. More
August 22, 2012 -- The Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center in Orange has announced the programs for its Fall 2012 Saturday Adventure Series, which runs from September 15 through November 10. More
August 20, 2012 -- Gexa Energy Broadway at the Hobby Center will showcase its 10th Anniversary Season on Sunday at the Theater District Open House. More
August 20, 2012 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will present "There is no archive in which nothing gets lost", an exhibit featuring works in video by Sonia Boyce in collaboration with Ain Bailey, Wangechi Mutu and Lorna Simpson, September 7 through November 25. More
August 20, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include "November” at the Alley Theatre in Houston, and “The Glass Menagerie” at Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson. More
August 20, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Robert Earl Keen in concert on Saturday. More
August 18, 2012 -- The Texas Nature Challenge 2012 will kick off with the Coastal Bend and Rio Grande Valley regional competitions on August 25 and run through November 10. More
August 18, 2012 -- The Beaumont Community Players will present "A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum" on September 7 at the Betty Greenberg Center for Performing Arts and through September 22 at the McFaddin Ward Theatre. More
August 17, 2012 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will launch its 60th season on September 15 with "Simple Gifts from the Symphony of Southeast Texas". More
August 17, 2012 -- Moody Gardens in Galveston will host the Third Annual BrewMasters Craft Beer Festival from August 31 through September 2. More
August 16, 2012 -- San Jacinto College Central's theatre and film department will hold auditions for "The Pillowman" on August 29 in the Powell Arena Theatre. More
August 16, 2012 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre is launching its 48th Season on September 7 with the opening of "Kiss Me Kate". More
August 16, 2012 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas in Beaumont will kick off "A Sparkling 60th Season of Symphonic Sounds" on September 15. More
August 15, 2012 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas in Beaumont will host its 25th silver anniversary celebration on September 7. More
August 15, 2012 -- Moody Gardens in Galveston has extended the Bodies Revealed exhibition through September 14. More
August 15, 2012 -- "The Last Ride", a movie account of the final days of Hank Williams, will open in Houston on August 24 at Sundance Cinemas Houston. More
August 14, 2012 -- Main Street Theater in Houston will present "Girls Only - The Secret Comedy of Women", opening September 6 at the Chelsea Market stage. More
August 14, 2012 -- Broadway Across America recently concluded its presentation of Disney's "The Lion King" at the Hobby Center in Houston. More
August 13, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Robert Irvine Live on Saturday. More
August 13, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include "Annie" at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston and Robert Irvine Live at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
August 13, 2012 -- Co-founder of Lakewood Yacht Club’s Harvest Moon Regatta John Broderick has announced a Bacardi Rum party for those racers and their crew who register and pay to race in the 26th Annual Harvest Moon on or before Saturday, September 8. More
August 13, 2012 -- The Galveston Art League will host its fall juried show August 30 through September 23 at the league's gallery in Galveston. More
August 13, 2012 -- Texas City will host the Sixth Annual Texas City Music Fest by the Bay on September 7-8 at Carlos Garza Sports Park. More
August 09, 2012 -- DiverseWorks ArtSpace has announced that it is relocating to the midtown area of Houston. More
August 09, 2012 -- Preservation Houston will hold its Heights Walking Tour on Sunday, starting in the median of Heights Boulevard at 11th Street Cohen Plaza. More
August 09, 2012 -- The City of Houston will participate in the annual Hip Hop for HIV Awareness Campaign on Friday at Reliant Arena. More
August 09, 2012 -- The Mary Moody Northen Endowment and Artspace Galveston will host a public meeting on August 13 at the City National Bank Building in Galveston regarding the building's future use regarding local artists. More
August 08, 2012 -- Galveston Arts Center Executive Director Alexandra Irvine today announced her resignation from the center, effective September 15. More
August 08, 2012 -- The Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Webster will host auditions for its Fall Broadway Studio Workshop, RAFA on Broadway, on August 17. More
August 06, 2012 -- University of Houston's School of Theatre and Dance will present "Legacy: A Celebration of the UH School of Theatre and Dance", featuring notable former students, on September 7. More
August 06, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include the Ezra Charles Band at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and the continuation of the Houston Shakespeare Festival at Miller Outdoor Theatre. More
August 06, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will open its 2012-2013 Performing Arts Season on September 29 with entertainer Joel Grey. More
August 06, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host the Ezra Charles Band in concert on Saturday. More
July 31, 2012 -- The Rosenberg Library in Galveston will display several artifacts from the Spanish-American War as the August "Treasure of the Month". More
July 30, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include the Houston Shakespeare Festival at Miller Outdoor Theatre performances from the Houston Young Playwrights Exchange at the Alley Theatre in Houston. More
July 27, 2012 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will present the musical "You're a Good Man Charlie Brown" August 10-19, and "Kiss Me, Kate" September 7-23. More
July 25, 2012 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas in Beaumont will host the "Don't Mess with Texas, Mess with Art" Family Arts Day on August 11. More
July 24, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host the Ezra Charles Band on August 11, Robert Irvine on August 18, and Robert Earl Keen on August 25. More
July 23, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include screenings of three classic movies starring Humphrey Bogart at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
July 19, 2012 -- Sunny, a former BARC dog from Houston, has been chosen to play Sandy on Annie, the Broadway show. More
July 19, 2012 -- The Texas Seaport Museum on Galveston Island will hold a Marine Biology Tour on Saturday. More
July 19, 2012 -- The San Jacinto College Central theatre and film department will hold open public auditions for "The Perils of Truly Sweet", a melodrama dinner show, on August 1 and 13 in the Powell Arena Theatre on the Central Campus in Pasadena. More
July 18, 2012 -- The College of the Mainland Community Theatre will host performances of "The Wedding Singer" from July 19 through August 12. More
July 18, 2012 -- Alvin Community College will host a performance by Shake Russell on August 2 as a part of the KACC Alvin Live Summer Concert Series. More
July 18, 2012 -- The Lakewood Yacht Club will host its 3rd Annual J/Fest Southwest Regatta on October 13 and 14 on Galveston Bay. More
July 16, 2012 -- The Texas Renaissance Festival has announced an "Heir to the Throne" contest to select an "expecting" family that will win the right to incorporate the words "Texas Renaissance" into their newborn child's name and the chance to win three lifetime passes (one for the child and two for the parents)to the festival. More
July 16, 2012 -- Tickets are on sale for the Royal Academy of Fine Arts presentation of Beauty and the Beast, Jr. which begins on August 2 at the RAFA theater at 17170 Mill Forest Road in Webster. More
July 16, 2012 -- Performances and Concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include “The Taming of the Shrew” at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay and “The Red Velvet Cake War” at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena. More
July 14, 2012 -- The University of Houston will host the Houston Shakespeare Festival Summer Conservatory from July 25 through August 13. More
July 13, 2012 -- The Galveston Beach Bands performing Pop Concerts each Tuesday during the summer months in Sealy Pavilion behind Ashton Villa. More
July 12, 2012 -- The Third Annual BrewMasters Craft Beer Festival will take place from August 31 through September 2 at Moody Gardens in Galveston. More
July 11, 2012 -- The Hobby Center in Houston will host a special autism-friendly performance of Disney's The Lion King on July 28. More
July 10, 2012 -- The Hempstead Chamber of Commerce will host the 23rd Annual Watermelon Festival on July 21. More
July 09, 2012 -- TIME CHANGE: Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® circus train will stop in Downtown Houston AT 5 p.m. today. More
July 06, 2012 -- The Beaumont Civic Center will host comedian Ron White for a performance on September 21. More
July 06, 2012 -- Houston Early Music, a presenter of period ensembles and soloists, has announced its 2012-2013 season of concerts. More
July 05, 2012 -- Preservation Houston has schedule an architectural walking tour of the historic neighborhood surrounding Market Square for July 15. More
July 05, 2012 -- The Houston Symphony will present "The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddess Tour" on Friday and Saturday at Jones Hall. More
July 02, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast area include Glen Campbell in concert at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and Alley Theatre’s production of Agatha Christie’s “Black Coffee” in Houston. More
July 02, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Glen Campbell in concert on Sunday. More
July 02, 2012 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will present "Rumpelstiltskin" July 10-15 as part of the theater's Youth Apprentice Program. More
July 02, 2012 -- The Rosenberg Library in Galveston will feature an exhibit of pictures and artifacts related to the historic Galveston Brewing Company as the library's July "Treasure of the Month". More
July 01, 2012 -- St. Arnold’s Brewery hosted “Treasures of the Gulf”, a tasting and tour of the brewery to benefit the Houston Maritime Museum on Thursday, June 28. More
June 29, 2012 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay recently held an open house to celebrate the launch of the theater's 48th season. More
June 28, 2012 -- The Stark Museum of Art in Orange will hold Artists Family Day on July 14. More
June 27, 2012 -- The Galveston Beach Band will perform a concert featuring patriotic music on July 3 in celebration of the Independence Day holiday. More
June 27, 2012 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will hold a moving sale on July 14 at its location in Nassau Bay. More
June 27, 2012 -- The Greater Port Arthur Chamber of Commerce and the Port Arthur International Seafarers Center will present the inaugural Southern Summer Night on Saturday at the Carl Parker Center on Lamar State College - Port Arthur campus. More
June 25, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast area include Agatha Christie’s “Black Coffee” at Company OnStage in Houston, and Disney’s “The Jungle Book Kids” at Island, etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston. More
June 20, 2012 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation has announced that the 1892 Bishop's Palace now has a new digital audio tour available. More
June 20, 2012 -- Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast will host "An Afternoon of Pirates" on July 21 at Saengerfest Park in Galveston. More
June 20, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston has announced its 2012-2013 Performing Arts Season, which launches on September 29. More
June 19, 2012 -- The Houston Symphony Orchestra has added an additional performance on July 7 of "The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses Tour" at Jones Hall. More
June 19, 2012 -- The Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center in Orange, Texas will host a free concert for the Fourth of July holiday. More
June 18, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast area include Houston’s Juneteenth Festival, featuring Joe Sample, and a second weekend of concerts by the Houston Symphony Orchestra, both at Miller Outdoor Theater in Houston. More
June 16, 2012 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host the Fifth Annual Swashbucklers' Soiree on July 21 at the Texas Seaport Museum. More
June 15, 2012 -- The Texas Coast Boat and Outdoor Show will take place from October 12 through 14 at the Galveston Yacht Basin. More
June 15, 2012 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake today announced that it will be vacating its location in Nassau Bay at the end of June and will "fine-tune" the center's strategy during the summer months. More
June 15, 2012 -- Company OnStage in Houston will present Black Coffee by Agatha Christie through July 28. More
June 15, 2012 -- Company OnStage in Houston will present Androcles and the Lion through July 28. More
June 14, 2012 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will present two exhibits, "The Art of Exaggeration", July 1 through September 23, and "Scandinavian Design", August 26 through January 27. More
June 14, 2012 -- The Galveston Pop Concert Band will host a concert celebrating the 200th birthday of Henry Rosenberg on Tuesday as part of the band's concert series. More
June 13, 2012 -- Frank Incaprera’s Galveston Beach Band entertained a large crowd at Sealy Pavilion behind Ashton Villa on Tuesday evening. More
June 13, 2012 -- The Ensemble Theatre in Houston will participate with Project 1 Voice in its second National Stage Reading event on June 18, with staged readings of "The Amen Corner". More
June 13, 2012 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will perform during the City of Beaumont's July 4th Celebration at Julie Rogers Theatre. More
June 11, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “Camping with Gasoline” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and the Summer Symphony Nights series at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
June 11, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host the world premier of "Camping with Gasoline" on Saturday. More
June 10, 2012 -- A series of culinary events benefiting The Grand 1894 Opera House is underway on Galveston Island. On Saturday Guidry News Service attended Grand Sun Splash on the Bayou. More
June 10, 2012 -- Galveston Railroad Museum Secretary Dr. Don Harper was the museum’s representative in Greenville, South Carolina on Saturday for the roll-out of two newly painted engines that will replace equipment that was damaged by Hurricane Ike. More w/Video
June 09, 2012 -- Elaine Roberts, Director of the City of Houston Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities, has been named to the ReelAbilities: Houston Disabilities Film Festival 2013 Advisory Committee. More
June 08, 2012 -- The American Institute of Architects Houston will host the 2012 Design Awards Tour on June 20 at various locations in Houston. More
June 06, 2012 -- Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center in Orange, Texas will launch its Summer Wild Wednesdays series of educational programs on June 13. More
June 06, 2012 -- Preservation Houston will host a walking architectural tour of Main Street/Montrose Boulevard on Sunday. More
June 05, 2012 -- The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts in Houston will host performances of Disney's The Lion King from July 10 through August 12. More
June 04, 2012 -- The 28th Annual Wings Over Houston Airshow will take place October 27-28 at Ellington Airport in Houston. More
June 04, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas”, presented by Theatre Under the Stars at the Hobby Center in Houston, and Chubby Checker in concert at Miller Outdoor Theatre, also in Houston. More
June 04, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host its second annual Summer Theatre Camp on July 23-27. More
June 04, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Glen Campbell in concert on July 8. More
June 01, 2012 -- The Clean Galveston Back Garden Tour is this weekend, featuring self guided tours of seven back yards on Galveston Island. More
May 31, 2012 -- The Rosenberg Library in Galveston will display an ornate silver pitcher and goblet which belonged to Henry Rosenberg as the June Treasure of the Month. More
May 30, 2012 -- The Galveston Beach Band will launch its Galveston Pop Band Concert season on June 5, with free concerts taking place every Tuesday through August in Galveston. More
May 30, 2012 -- The Bodleian Library at the University of Oxford will open an exhibit on Saturday showcasing the relationship between the fictional worlds Charles Dickens created and the historical reality in which he lived. More
May 30, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Wilson Phillips in concert on June 5. More
May 29, 2012 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston is hosting "Toys: 1890-1940s", an exhibit of antique toys and vintage games, through the summer. More
May 29, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Camping with Gasoline" on June 16. More
May 29, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast include “The Sound of Music” at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena and “Is He Dead?” at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson. More
May 28, 2012 -- Houston’s Comicpalooza pop culture convention hosted its 2012 event this weekend at the George R. Brown Convention Center. More
May 25, 2012 -- The Galveston Island Arts Academy will host concert pianist Shawn Heller in concert on June 15. More
May 25, 2012 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host a series of civil war lectures and tours of the 1838 Menard House from June through August. More
May 25, 2012 -- Galveston City Council on Thursday voted 5-2, with Elizabeth Beeton and Cornelia Harris-Banks opposed, to approve a specific use permit in conjunction with the development of an amusement that includes a go cart track on the property of the old Sea-Arama property at 9402 Seawall Boulevard. More
May 24, 2012 -- Comicpalooza comes to Houston's George R. Brown Convention Center on Friday for its three-day convention of “multi-format pop culture”, with artists and actors including Houston's own Larry Carrell, who is hosting a screening of his horror film “Jacob” at the event. More
May 24, 2012 -- Space Center Houston is planning a weekend-celebration for the arrival of a full-scale Shuttle Orbiter replica on June 1. More
May 24, 2012 -- The Texas Renaissance Festival will celebrate the completed expansion of the Fields of New Market Campground with a ribbon cutting ceremony on June 1. More
May 23, 2012 -- The Board of Directors of the Harris County Sports & Convention Corporation has voted to accept the Reliant Park Master Plan Analysis Report and to forward the Report to the Harris County Commissioners Court for further consideration. More
May 23, 2012 -- Moody Gardens is expecting "Morticia", a Giant Corpse Flower at the Rainforest Pyramid, to bloom in the next two weeks. More
May 21, 2012 -- The Blue Star Museums collaboration across America, including the Ocean Star Museum in Galveston and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, will offer free admission to active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day 2012. More
May 21, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast include “Bill W. and Dr. Bob” at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City, and “The Man Who Came to Dinner” at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay. More
May 21, 2012 -- The Galveston Ballet will present "The Sleeping Beauty" on Saturday and Sunday at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
May 21, 2012 -- The Texas international comic conference in Houston, "ComicPalooza", will host its 2012 event on May 25-27 at the George R. Brown Convention Center. More
May 17, 2012 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre will open its production of "Bill W. and Dr. Bob" on May 24. More
May 17, 2012 -- The 19th Annual Clean Galveston Back Garden Tour will be held on June 2 and 3. More
May 17, 2012 -- The Galveston Arts Center will present an exhibit featuring work by Houston-based artist HJ Bott beginning June 2. More
May 16, 2012 -- Alvin Community College radio station KACC will kick off its Live Summer Concert Series on June 7 with a performance by Mary Smith and Mystique. More
May 16, 2012 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will host exhibits in June showcasing collections from the Kenwood House in London, the Powers Collection of Japanese Art and the works of cabinetmaker Duncan Phyfe. More
May 16, 2012 -- The Academy of Texas Music will present "Memorial Day Cowboys", a concert featuring Michael Martin Murphey, on May 28 in Linden, Texas. More
May 16, 2012 -- The Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe in Galveston will host Carolyn Wonderland on Friday and Myrna Sanders on Saturday as part of its "Women of the Blues" concert series. More
May 16, 2012 -- Wortham Theater Center in Houston has a new logo. More
May 15, 2012 -- The Galveston Island Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced events planned in celebration of Juneteenth, taking place June 9-19. More
May 14, 2012 -- Alvin Community College will hold auditions on Wednesday and Thursday for its summer children's theatre productions. More
May 14, 2012 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake is holding registration for its summer arts camps for youth. More
May 14, 2012 -- The Beaumont Children's Museum will host an event on May 21 to give a "sneak peek" of its future location at the Oil City Brass Building. More
May 14, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast include “The Barber of Seville” at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston, and “What We’re Up Against”, at the Alley Theatre in Houston. More
May 11, 2012 -- The City of Sugar Land will have a Mother's Day appreciation event as part of its 2012 Spring Concerts in the Park series on Sunday at Oyster Creek Park. More
May 11, 2012 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo has announced changes to the 2013 Show schedule. More
May 09, 2012 -- St. Vincent's House will host the 11th Annual Gospel by the Sea Concert on June 9 at First Presbyterian Church in Galveston. More
May 08, 2012 -- The City of Galveston's summer recreation programs will begin on June 4 at the McGuire-Dent and Wright Cuney Recreation Centers. More
May 08, 2012 -- Galveston Island has launched the Galveston Island Pass. More
May 08, 2012 -- The Texas Folk Music Foundation will hold the 2012 Kerrville Folk Festival at Quiet Valley Ranch from May 24 through June 10. More
May 08, 2012 -- The City of Beaumont will host the 7th Annual Kinsel Ford Beaumont Jazz+Blues Fest on Saturday at the Beaumont Civic Center. More
May 07, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast include “The Miss Firecracker Contest” at Island Etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston and “The Pirates of Penzance”, presented by the Beaumont Community Players. More
May 07, 2012 -- Construction is continuing on the Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier. Photos
May 06, 2012 -- The annual Keels & Wheels Concours d'Elegance attracted large crowds to Lakewood Yacht Club in Seabrook. More
May 05, 2012 -- The 38th Annual Galveston Historical Foundation Historic Homes Tour is underway this weekend and next weekend. More
May 04, 2012 -- Preservation Houston will host a walking tour of the Turner Addition neighborhood on Sunday. More
May 04, 2012 -- The Lamar University Dance Team will perform at the eighth annual Cabaret des Reves on Saturday at the Jefferson Theatre. More
May 04, 2012 -- The City of Sugar Land will host "Viva Sugar Land!" on Sunday at Oyster Creek Park as part of its 2012 Spring Concerts in the Park series. More
May 03, 2012 -- The City of Friendswood will host the 2012 Mitch and Artha Wright Concert in the Park Series beginning Friday at Stevenson Park. More
May 03, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host the world premiere of "Camping with Gasoline", a one-person comedy by Jaston Williams, on June 16. More
May 03, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Wilson Phillips in concert on June 5 as part of The Grand's summer season. More
May 03, 2012 -- The Bodleian Libraries is seeking volunteers to help describe music pieces in its collections as part of a new project launched today. More
May 01, 2012 -- Lamar University's A Cappella Choir will present their spring concert, "Love yoU", on Sunday at the Art Museum of Southeast Texas in Beaumont. More
May 01, 2012 -- The Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown Museum will host "The Boomtown Ruckus" celebration on May 12. More
May 01, 2012 -- Bakkhus Taverna in Kemah will host an art show featuring the work of Isaac "Ike" Rodriguez on May 17. More
April 30, 2012 -- The Annual RiverFest at Port Neches will kick off on Thursday. More
April 30, 2012 -- The City of Dickinson has announced that Rodney Parker & 50 Peso Reward will join the entertainment lineup for the Red, White & Bayou Crawfish and Texas Music Festival on May 19. More
April 30, 2012 -- San Jacinto College will host several free concerts during May at its North and Central campuses. More
April 30, 2012 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston will display an assortment of military memorabilia from the late Colonel Marius S. Chataignon as the May Treasure of the Month. More
April 30, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast include “The Foreigner” at Company OnStage in Houston, and Mariachi Sol de Mexico de Jose Hernandez with Special Guest Vikki Carr at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
April 27, 2012 -- The City of Sugar Land will recognize the fine arts with various performances and activities on Sunday as part of its 2012 Spring Concerts in the Park series. More
April 26, 2012 -- Company OnStage in Houston will present "Cinderella", opening May 5 and continuing through June 9. More
April 26, 2012 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation is hosting a display of quilts from the Texas City Mainland Morning Quilt Guild at the 1861 U.S. Custom House. More
April 25, 2012 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host the 38th Annual Galveston Historic Homes Tour, showcasing 10 historic homes on the island, on May 5-6 and May 12-13. More
April 25, 2012 -- Company OnStage in Houston will open its production of the comedy "The Foreigner" on May 4. More
April 25, 2012 -- Theatre Under The Stars has awarded a Tommy Tune Award to Clear Springs High School. More
April 24, 2012 -- The Galveston Island Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced a line-up of events for May on the island, including the opening of the new Pleasure Pier on Memorial Day weekend. More
April 24, 2012 -- The Houston Maritime Museum will host the lecture Battle on the Bay: The Civil War Struggle for Galveston on May 17. More
April 23, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast include La Cage Aux Folles, presented by Theatre Under the Stars in Houston, and the Galveston Symphony Orchestra in concert at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
April 22, 2012 -- The Ocean Star Offshore Museum held a special reception in Galveston on Friday to kick off its 15th anniversary celebration including a ribbon cutting ceremony for a new exhibit and a donation of $10,000 provided by the Outer Continental Shelf Advisory Board. More
April 22, 2012 -- The Texas Music Office, a division of the Office of the Governor, has created the Live Music Grant Program. More
April 22, 2012 -- The City of Sugar Land will host the Spring Concert in the Park Earth Day Celebration on Sunday, April 22 at Oyster Creek Park. More
April 20, 2012 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas in Beaumont will host the "Ships Ahoy" Family Arts Day on May 5. More
April 20, 2012 -- Trio Settecento, presented by Houston Early Music, will perform on May 4 at Christ the King Evangelical Lutheran Church in Houston. More
April 19, 2012 -- ArtWalk is Saturday night in Downtown Galveston. For the Galveston Arts Center ArtWalk poster Click Here
April 19, 2012 -- Gexa Energy Broadway has announced the 2012-2013 season line-up of performances at the Hobby Center in Houston. More
April 18, 2012 -- The City of Beaumont and the Southeast Texas Arts Council will present the Seventh Annual Kinsel Ford Beaumont Jazz+Blues Fest on May 12 at the Beaumont Civic Center. More
April 17, 2012 -- Lamar University's Department of Theatre and Dance will present "Dance Unleashed" tonight and on Wednesday at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
April 17, 2012 -- The 42nd annual Houston International Festival will kick off on Friday with an opening ceremony at the steps of Houston City Hall. More
April 16, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast include “Love, Sex, and the IRS” at Port Arthur Little Theatre in Port Arthur and The United States Coast Guard Concert Band at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
April 15, 2012 -- Three-time Indy winner and racing great Bobby Unser will serve as the 2012 Grand Marshal for the 17th Annual Keels & Wheels Concours d’Elegance. More
April 14, 2012 -- Aleksandar Mladenovic of Belgrade, Serbia recently visited University of Houston-Clear Lake to judge the work of the university's Bachelor of Fine Arts students; The students' creations are featured through May 17 in the university's Exhibition Area. More
April 13, 2012 -- Preservation Houston, formerly the Greater Houston Preservation Alliance, will host a walking tour at the Historic Glenwood Cemetery on Sunday. More
April 13, 2012 -- The Friends of the Helen Hall Library will host their Annual Meeting and Membership Drive and Special (Members Only) Preview Book Sale on May 17 at Helen Hall Library in League City. More
April 12, 2012 -- Lamar University's public radio station, KVLU, will host "An Evening of Jazz with Gerald Beckett" on May 11. More
April 12, 2012 -- The City of Sugar Land will host its Concert Series Concert Kickoff on Sunday at Oyster Creek Park. More
April 10, 2012 -- The Boerne Professional Artists Association will hold its 16th annual Parade of Artists Art Show and Sale from April 13 through 15 in the Arts and Design and Historic districts of downtown Boerne. More
April 09, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host the 17th annual Grand Kids Festival on Friday and Saturday. More
April 09, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast include “Noises Off” at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay and “A View from the Bridge”, presented by Beaumont Community Players at the Betty Greenberg Center for the Performing Arts. More
April 09, 2012 -- The Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig and Museum in Galveston will celebrate its 15th anniversary on April 27, 2012. More
April 09, 2012 -- Rosenberg Library in Galveston will host an opening reception on Wednesday for its new exhibit "By the Shore of Gitche Gumee", featuring illustrations of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's poem "The Song of Hiawatha". More
April 06, 2012 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake recently hosted photographers from the Czech Republic-Slovak Republic during a reception and panel discussion about "Reconnecting Through Photography: Czech Republic-Slovak Republic", the university's current exhibition. More
April 05, 2012 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will present the Contemporary Marine Art: 15th Annual Exhibition of the American Society of Marine Artists, April 20 through June 17. More
April 05, 2012 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will perform the "Nimrod" movement from Edward Elgar's "Enigma Variations" during its concert on April 14 in memory of Conductor Emeritus Dr. Joseph B. Carlucci. More
April 04, 2012 -- The Casey Donahew Band will perform in concert on Saturday at Sam Houston Race Park in Houston. More
April 03, 2012 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston has been announced as a new partner in Google´s pioneering Art Project. More
April 03, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host open auditions for Missoula Children's Theatre's production of "The Tortoise and the Hare" on April 9. More
April 03, 2012 -- Stark Museum of Art in Orange will host a Root Beer Reception and Gallery Spotlight on Charles Marion Russell on April 12. More
April 02, 2012 -- The Dishman Art Museum, on the campus of Lamar University, will offer free tours of the Eisenstadt collection on Thursdays in April in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the exhibit. More
April 02, 2012 -- The Rosenberg Library in Galveston will exhibit a card game entitled "Texas Heroes: An Instructive Game", produced in 1908 by Sally Trueheart Williams of Galveston, as the library's April "Treasure of the Month". More
April 02, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast include “The Seafarer” at the Alley Theatre in Houston, and “Ragtime: The Musical”, hosted at Houston's Miller Outdoor Theatre. More
April 01, 2012 -- Marsha Wilson Rappaport, a member of the Texas Commission on the Arts, has posted a guest column seeking support for the commission, which is scheduled for "Sunset Review" by the Texas Legislature. More
March 31, 2012 -- The 56th Annual Sylvan Beach Day Festival, sponsored by the La Porte-Bayshore Chamber of Commerce, will be held on April 28 at Sylvan Beach Park on Galveston Bay. More
March 31, 2012 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will present "Clash of the Titans" on April 14 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
March 30, 2012 -- Three Clear Creek Independent School District high schools have been nominated for Tommy Tune Awards. More
March 30, 2012 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake's Art Gallery and The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host an exhibit of works from students enrolled in Houston area community colleges, April 19 through May 17 at the arts alliance center. More
March 30, 2012 -- Two Lamar Consolidated Independent School District high schools have received a total of ten nominations for Theatre Under The Stars' Tommy Tune Awards. More
March 29, 2012 -- The 17th Annual Bayou City Cajun Fest will take place on April 14 and 15 at Traders Village in Houston. More
March 29, 2012 -- Lamar University's Industrial Carillon will present "An Evening with Rodney Rogers", the final concert of the season's Living Composer Series, on April 16. More
March 29, 2012 -- Clear Creek Independent School District is hosting an exhibit of student artwork at The Arts Alliance Center of Clear Lake through April 4 in honor of Young Art Month. More
March 29, 2012 -- San Jacinto College will host a series of free concerts during April at all three of the college's campuses. More
March 28, 2012 -- Isabel Brown Wilson, a Life Trustee and former Chairman of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, passed away on March 27, 2012. More
March 26, 2012 -- Lamar University will host Caki Wilkinson, poet and winner of the Vassar Miller Prize in Poetry, for a reading on Thursday. More
March 26, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region Sinbad, performing at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston, and “Art” at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City. More
March 26, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host comedian Sinbad on Friday. More
March 26, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present Ronnie Milsap in concert on Saturday and Sunday. More
March 26, 2012 -- The Academy of Texas Music today announced the winners from its 10th annual Texas Music Awards event. More
March 23, 2012 -- Virtuosi of Houston has announced the winners of The Thirteenth Annual Immanuel and Helen B. Olshan Foundation Virtuosi of Houston Concerto Competition. More
March 23, 2012 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston in June will present exhibits from the Kenwood House, the Kimiko and John Powers Collection, and the works of Duncan Phyfe. More
March 21, 2012 -- Lamar University will present Puccini's "Gianni Schicchi" from March 30 through 31 in the Rothwell Recital Hall. More
March 20, 2012 -- The Stark Museum of Art has been named the Outstanding Arts and Humanities Organization for 2011 by the Southeast Texas Arts Council. More
March 19, 2012 -- San Jacinto College Central's music department will host the Young Artist Competition for Piano and Voice on March 24. More
March 19, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Tall Stories Theatre Company's production of "Twinkle Twonkle" on March 28 as part of The Grand's "Serious Fun" Children's Series. More
March 19, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host The Rob Landes Trio in concert on Sunday. More
March 19, 2012 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host local artists Eric Schnell and Ann Wood on April 26 at the launch of the center's new "Conversations at the Center" program. More
March 19, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include the Original Tribute to the Blues Brothers“, at Miller Outdoor Theatre and “Annie” at the Hobby Center, both in Houston. More
March 16, 2012 -- The Dishman Art Museum on the campus of Lamar University will host the exhibit, "Curious Creatures: Art by Ursula Vernon", on April 4-26. More
March 16, 2012 -- The Galveston Arts Center will present an exhibit of recent work by Houston-based artist Karin Broker, with an opening gallery talk on April 21 during Galveston's ArtWalk. More
March 14, 2012 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Tuesday hosted the final round of its first Rodeo Rockstar competition. More
March 13, 2012 -- The Southeast Texas Arts Council will host grant writing workshops in March and April in Orange, Beaumont and Port Arthur. More
March 13, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present the musical comedy "Young Frankenstein" on Saturday. More
March 12, 2012 -- The Texas Renaissance Festival has announced the appearances for its 2012 Festival. More
March 12, 2012 -- The City of Dickinson will host the 3rd Annual Red, White, and Bayou Crawfish and Texas Music Festival on May 19 at the intersection of FM 517 and Highway 3. More
March 12, 2012 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance Board of Directors has approved changing the organization's name to Preservation Houston, and will relocate to its new offices on March 19. More
March 12, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Hairspray” at the Betty Greenberg Center in Beaumont and “Young Frankenstein” at The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
March 12, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will offer "bubble runners" as a new activity for children during its Grand Kids Festival on April 14. More
March 12, 2012 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host a free Bluegrass show and jam on St. Patrick's Day, March 17, at the Johnnie Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
March 09, 2012 -- Three Stark Foundation programs will participate in the 10th Annual Art in the Park Festival on March 24 at Stark Park in downtown Orange. More
March 09, 2012 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas on Thursday announced that Music Director Chelsea Tipton has signed on to conduct the orchestra for another three years. More
March 09, 2012 -- The Old City String Quartet will perform at the Moody Mansion in Galveston on March 18. More
March 07, 2012 -- The San Jacinto College Central Campus department of theatre and film will host a special alumni reunion celebration on March 31. More
March 07, 2012 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will host an opening reception on March 16 for its 2011-2012 Core Program exhibit. More
March 07, 2012 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a guided walking tour on Sunday exploring the changes in Houston's downtown skyline. More
March 07, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host the Montana Repertory Theatre's production of "Doubt" on Friday at 8 p.m. More
March 07, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a panel discussion on Friday in Edna's Room before the Grand's presentation of the Montana Repertory Theatre's production of "Doubt". More
March 07, 2012 -- The Rosenberg Library in Galveston will host the Backyard Birding for Beginners program on Saturday. More
March 06, 2012 -- Disney's The Lion King will be performed at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts in Houston from July 10 through August 12; Tickets go on sale on Saturday. More
March 05, 2012 -- Dickinson High School student April Welsch has won College of the Mainland's Oh Snap! Cell Phone contest. More
March 05, 2012 -- The Bay Area Houston Ballet and Theatre will perform Hairspray from April 20 through 22 at the University of Houston at Clear Lake's Bayou Theatre. More
March 05, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Cactus Flower” at Company OnStage in Houston and “Doubt” at The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
March 05, 2012 -- Company OnStage in Houston will present "Cactus Flower", opening March 9 and continuing through April 14. More
March 05, 2012 -- The 1894 Grand Opera House will host a preview party called "Where the Wild Things Are" on April 13 for the 17th Annual Grand Kids Festival. More
March 02, 2012 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will present an exhibit of Japanese artwork, collected by Kimiko and John Powers,from June 17 through September 23. More
March 02, 2012 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will debut "Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Gainsborough: The Treasures of Kenwood House, London", an exhibit of 48 masterpieces, on June 3. More
March 02, 2012 -- Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown Museum will celebrate Youth Art Month on March 10 during the museum's Wildcatter Weekend event. More
March 02, 2012 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host a volunteer recruitment reception on March 20. More
March 02, 2012 -- Gibson Custom, a division of Gibson Guitar, today announced the launch of its new Artist in Residency Program in Nashville, Tennessee. More
March 01, 2012 -- Lamar University will feature the university's Wind Ensemble and Concert Band, as well as the Psalm 150 Gospel Choir at its Lamarissimo! concert on March 6. More
February 29, 2012 -- The Baytown Symphony Orchestra will feature local students and teachers during the orchestra's concert on Saturday at the Lee College Performing Arts Center. More
February 29, 2012 -- San Jacinto College will host free music concerts throughout March, beginning on Friday with the Spring Chorale Concert at the Central campus. More
February 29, 2012 -- The Rosenberg Library will display architectural remnants from the Morris Lasker residents as the library's March "Treasure of the Month". More
February 29, 2012 -- The San Jacinto Museum of History will host the San Jacinto Day Festival and Battle Reenactment on April 21 at the San Jacinto battlegrounds in La Porte. More
February 27, 2012 -- Clear Creek Independent School District's Westbrook Intermediate School State Honor Band recently performed a composition piece inspired by NASA's Space Shuttle Program at the Lila Cockrell Theatre in San Antonio. More
February 27, 2012 -- The Houston Maritime Museum will host its March lecture, "From War to Reef: The Illustrious Life of the Texas Clipper", on March 22. More
February 27, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The 5 Browns”, at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and "Red", at the Alley Theatre in Houston. More
February 27, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host The 5 Browns in concert on Saturday. More
February 27, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host The Harms Marionettes on April 14 as part of the 17th annual Grand Kids Festival. More
February 24, 2012 -- Company OnStage in Houston will present "Rapunzel and the Frog Prince" March 10 through April 14. More
February 23, 2012 -- The Island East-End Theatre Company will host performances of HAIR - The American Tribal Love-Rock Musical from March 2 through 31. More
February 23, 2012 -- College of the Mainland's Jazz Ensemble performed with Texas City Independent School District student bands on February 18 at the Texas City High School auditorium. More
February 23, 2012 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo will take place from February 28 through March 18 at Reliant Park. More
February 23, 2012 -- The Galveston Independent School District Educational Foundation will host its annual gala, "A Trip Through Time", on April 19 at the Galveston Railroad Museum. More
February 22, 2012 -- Alvin Community College recently hosted country music band The Ramblers for a concert. More
February 22, 2012 -- College of the Mainland will host the inaugural "Art Bout", an art competition, on March 2. More
February 21, 2012 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake and the University of Houston-Clear Lake will host the 12th Annual Houston Area Community College Student Art Exhibition from April 19 through May 17 at the Center's gallery. More
February 21, 2012 -- Lamar University will present "The Beauty Queen of Leenane", February 23-26 at the Studio Theatre. More
February 21, 2012 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo launched the 2012 rodeo today with the Rodeo Roundup in downtown Houston. More
February 20, 2012 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo hosted its 2012 Rodeo Uncorked! Roundup and Best Bites Competition on February 19 at Reliant Center. More
February 20, 2012 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host "Go for the Gold" fundraiser event on March 8. More
February 20, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Aspirin & Elephants” at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay and “The Coast of Utopia: Salvage”, at Main Street Theater in Houston. More
February 20, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will hold auditions on April 9 for "The Tortoise Versus The Hare", which will be performed during The Grand Kids Festival on April 14. More
February 17, 2012 -- Galveston Independent School District and The Grand 1894 Opera House will host a free screening of the high school student-produced film, "Ike: A Documentary" on February 23. More
February 17, 2012 -- The Galveston College Island Potters Guild will host visiting artist Max Butler on March 1 for a demonstration of wheel throwing pottery and brushwork design. More
February 17, 2012 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay will present "Aspirin & Elephants", opening February 24. More
February 17, 2012 -- The Galveston Arts Center will present exhibitions from Texas-based photographers Sharon Joines and Scott Dalton beginning March 10 at Galveston's ArtWalk. More
February 17, 2012 -- The 1892 Bishop's Palace in Galveston will host a "Victorian Tea" tour on March 25. More
February 16, 2012 -- The City of Sugar Land will host its third annual Cultural Kite Festival on March 3 at Sugar Land Memorial Park. More
February 16, 2012 -- The Houston Public Library will host two "An Afternoon with..." author presentations during the month of February in commemoration of African American History Month. More
February 13, 2012 -- The Beaumont Civic Ballet will present "Fairy Tales in Dance" on February 26 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
February 13, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host "Double Funny", featuring Carl Hurley and Jeanne Robertson, on March 13. More
February 13, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region includes the opening of “It Runs in the Family” at Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson. More
February 13, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House is accepting entries for its 17th Annual Grand Kids Festival Banner Design Contest through February 20. More
February 12, 2012 -- The Houston Public Library will host a screening of the film “The Black Power Mixtape” in commemoration of African American History Month on Saturday, February 11 at the Central Library, 500 McKinney. More
February 12, 2012 -- Houston artist Kathryn Rabinow, whose art is on display at Houston's Jung Center, visited with Guidry News Service at the gallery on Saturday. More
February 10, 2012 -- The City of Sugar Land will host a number of events during the spring season. More
February 10, 2012 -- College of the Mainland's Jazz Ensemble will perform in concert with Ron Wilkins on February 18 at the Texas City High School Auditorium. More
February 09, 2012 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a walking tour of the Founders Memorial Park Cemetery on Sunday. More
February 09, 2012 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will present Orrin Star in concert on February 18 in League City. More
February 08, 2012 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will present its "Amadeus 2.0" performance on March 3 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
February 08, 2012 -- Lamar University will host the Lamar Literary Festival from February 13 through 15 in the John Gray Center. More
February 08, 2012 -- The Houston Maritime Museum will host Walter Hansen, a conservator with Holocaust Museum Houston, on February 16 to present a lecture on the Hanne Frank, a 1942 Danish fishing boat used by a group of fishermen in 1943 to transport Jews to safety in Sweden. More
February 08, 2012 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will host a concert on February 26 at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston, with Brian Runnels featured as guest conductor. More
February 08, 2012 -- The Baytown Symphony Orchestra will host a concert on March 3 at the Lee College Performing Arts Center. More
February 08, 2012 -- The Alvin Community College Foundation hosted its Evening of Big Band Music at the Nolan Ryan Center. More
February 07, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host jazz instrumentalist Chris Botti in concert on Sunday. More
February 06, 2012 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake will host its 4th annual production of "The Vagina Monologues" on February 17 and 18 in the university's Bayou Theater. More
February 06, 2012 -- College of the Mainland's Faculty Art Exhibition is on display at the college's art gallery through February 16. More
February 06, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Coast of Utopia: Shipwreck”, opening February 10 at Main Street Theater in Houston and “Almost, Main” at the Betty Greenberg Center in Beaumont. More
February 06, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will host the 17th Annual Grand Kids Festival on April 14. More
February 03, 2012 -- Theatre Under The Stars in Houston will present "Annie", March 20 through April 1 at the Hobby Center for The Performing Arts. More
February 02, 2012 -- Texas City High School will host the Battle of the Bands Contest on March 31 at the Rotary Pavilion in Texas City; The deadline to register is February 29. More
February 02, 2012 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake will present the "Reconnecting Through Photography: Czech Republic – Slovak Republic" FotoFest exhibit from February 15 through April 6 in the university's Bayou Building. More
February 02, 2012 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston has selected Steven Holl Architects to partner with board and staff in developing new museum facilities More
February 02, 2012 -- College of the Mainland is inviting students, faculty and the public to join the college's concert band. More
January 31, 2012 -- College of the Mainland recently held a reception for the college's Faculty Art Exhibition. More
January 31, 2012 -- San Jacinto College Central will host 2012 Texas Poet Laureate Jan Seale on February 7 for a lecture and book signing. More
January 30, 2012 -- The February 2012 Treasure of the Month is currently on display at the Rosenberg Library in Galveston. More
January 30, 2012 -- Tilman J. Fertitta today held a news conference at Landry’s corporate office in Houston to unveil plans for the Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier. More
January 30, 2012 -- College of the Mainland is accepting entries through Thursday for the "Oh Snap!" juried cell phone photo exhibition. More
January 30, 2012 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will present its annual Youth Education Concerts on Tuesday and Wednesday at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont, with 3,500 students expected to attend the free concerts. More
January 30, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Seagull”, at the Alley Theatre in Houston, and Igudesman and Joo, performing at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
January 26, 2012 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host the 16th annual Sacred Places tour on February 25 in Galveston. More
January 26, 2012 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will present its annual Youth Education Concerts on January 31 and February 1 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
January 26, 2012 -- San Jacinto College will host free concerts in February at the college's North and Central campuses. More
January 26, 2012 -- Houston Early Music will host a performance by La Morra on March 2 at Palmer Memorial Episcopal Church in Houston. More
January 25, 2012 -- College of the Mainland will host an artist reception for its Faculty Art Exhibition on Thursday. More
January 25, 2012 -- The Galveston Island Arts Academy will present Anthony Kitai and Shannon Hesse for a performance on February 3 at the Moody Mansion in Galveston. More
January 25, 2012 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will present the "Oh Judy!" quilt exhibit through April 5 at the foundation's United States Custom House. More
January 25, 2012 -- The College of the Mainland Community Theatre will present "SHOUT! The Mod Musical" through February 12. More
January 25, 2012 -- As part of a Black History Month Celebration, Rice University will host Dr. Margaret Ford Fisher during "An Evening at Rice University for a community dialogue on urban education" on February 8 in the Duncan Hall McMurtry Auditorium. More
January 23, 2012 -- As part of a Black History Month Celebration, Rice University will host Dr. Margaret Ford Fisher during "An Evening at Rice University for a community dialogue on urban education" on February 8 in the Duncan Hall McMurtry Auditorium. More
January 23, 2012 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will open its permanent Arts of Japan Gallery on February 19. More
January 23, 2012 -- On Saturday, January 28 Southern News Group and the International Trade Center will present the 16th Annual Texas Lunar Festival at Amity Park, 12509 Alief Clodine Road in southwest Houston. More
January 23, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Bring It On: The Musical” at the Hobby Center in Houston and The Oak Ridge Boys in concert at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
January 23, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host The Oak Ridge Boys in concert on January 28-29. More
January 22, 2012 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum will host a gallery talk with photographers Barbara Pursley and Marilyn Brodwick on January 28 during the Galveston Art Walk. More
January 22, 2012 -- College of the Mainland has spotlighted Dickinson resident Ted Williams, who has performed in the college's Jazz Ensemble for 29 years. More
January 22, 2012 -- Aleksey Igudesman and Hyung-ki Joo will make their first appearance at The Grand 1894 Opera House with “A Little Nightmare Music” on Saturday, February 4. More
January 21, 2012 -- The Academy of Texas Music, Inc. has released the list of official nominees for the 10th annual Texas Music Awards. More
January 21, 2012 -- Music Doing Good in Schools on Sunday will host Houston students for a viewing of the film Red Tails and a field trip to the Texas Flying Legends Museum. More
January 20, 2012 -- Artist Boat will host a number of community restoration events assisting with the Upper Texas Coast Dune Restoration and Outreach Project throughout February and March on Galveston Island. More
January 20, 2012 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and the International Center for the Arts today announced the establishment of the ICAA Peter C. Marzio Award for Outstanding Research in 20th Century Latin American and Latino Art. More
January 20, 2012 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo is accepting entries in its first-ever "Rodeo Rockstar" competition through January 31. More
January 18, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will host Kids' Entertainment with performances of "The Ugly Duckling" and "The Tortoise and the Hare" on Monday as part of The Grand's "Serious Fun" Children's Series. More
January 18, 2012 -- College of the Mainland will present its Faculty Art Exhibition through February 16 at the college's Art Gallery. More
January 18, 2012 -- The Asia Society Texas Center recently commissioned Lee Ufan to create a work for the society's Houston home. More
January 17, 2012 -- The French Embassy will confer the insignia of Office of the Order of Arts and Letters on Gary Tinterow, recently appointed director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, on January 23. More
January 17, 2012 -- The Bay Area Houston Convention & Visitors Bureau has announced that the 13th Annual Yachty Gras boat parade will host a kick-off party on February 11, and the parade itself on February 18. More
January 17, 2012 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will present "Revelations: Major Paintings by Jules Olitski", February 12 through May 6. More
January 17, 2012 -- The Beaumont Community Players will present "Almost, Maine", beginning February 10 at the Betty Greenberg Center for Performing Arts. More
January 16, 2012 -- Lamar Consolidated Independent School District recently announced the winners of the Lamar CISD Art Show, with winning entries moving on for judging at the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo. More
January 16, 2012 -- Clear Creek Independent School District is holding its annual Rodeo School Art Exhibition and Reception at The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake. More
January 16, 2012 -- Lamar University will host the Friends of the Arts' Le Grand Bal 2012, "Some Enchanted Evening", on March 24. More
January 16, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Shout” at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City, and “Spamalot” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
January 16, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will host "Spamalot", a musical comedy "lovingly ripped-off" from the film "Monty Python and the Holy Grail". More
January 13, 2012 -- Music Doing Good in Schools will host students of all ages from across Houston on January 22 for a viewing of the film Red Tails and a field trip to the Texas Flying Legends Museum. More
January 13, 2012 -- Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo™ tickets go on sale on Saturday, and can be purchased online, by phone, or in person at various locations. More
January 13, 2012 -- The Galveston Island Arts Academy will host Anthony Kitai and Shannon Hesse in concert on February 3 at the Moody Mansion in Galveston. More
January 12, 2012 -- The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library in Houston will host a number of events during the month of February. More
January 12, 2012 -- The Beaumont Metropolitan Council of PTA's will present their annual "Reflections" exhibit and ceremony on Sunday. More
January 12, 2012 -- San Jacinto College Central will hold open auditions for its production of "A Clockwork Orange" on January 18-19 at the Slocomb Auditorium. More
January 11, 2012 -- Alvin Community College will host the 13th Annual Evening of Big Band Music, with music by the Kurland Street Band, on February 4. More
January 11, 2012 -- Kozmic Pearl, a tribute band to musician Janis Joplin, will perform a concert on Thursday at Houston's House of Blues in celebration of Joplin's birthday. More
January 09, 2012 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host Bluegrass Night in League City on January 21 at the Johnnie Arolfo Civic Center. More
January 09, 2012 -- Music Doing Good will host a master class for music students by Delfeayo Marsalis on January 27 at MacArthur Senior High School in Houston. More
January 09, 2012 -- The Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown Museum will host a celebration on Saturday marking the 111th anniversary of the historic Lucas Gusher at Spindletop. More
January 09, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Toxic Avenger” at the Alley Theatre in Houston, and “Southern Hospitality” at Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson. More
January 09, 2012 -- The Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo has announced four of the superstar entertainers included in the 2012 lineup. More
January 09, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host "The Texas Tenors", Marcus Collins, JC Fisher and John Hagen, in concert on Saturday. More
January 09, 2012 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Fiddler on the Roof" on Sunday. More
January 06, 2012 -- Anayat House will host its annual Lagniappe Fest fundraiser on January 28 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Beaumont. More
January 06, 2012 -- Company OnStage in Houston will present "The Princess and the Pea", with an opening performance on January 14. More
January 06, 2012 -- Alvin Community College's band is seeking new members for the 2012 Spring Semester. More
January 05, 2012 -- The American Institute of Architects Houston and Architecture Center Houston will present the exhibition Houston 20/20 Visions: Ten Years to Clarity from January 19 through February 24. More
January 05, 2012 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host a wine tasting event on January 20. More
January 05, 2012 -- Company OnStage in Houston will open its production of "Hedda Gabler" on January 13. More
January 05, 2012 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake is accepting portfolio submissions for its upcoming "Fresh from the Bay" Invitational Photography Exhibition, which will be held March 22 through April 5. More
January 05, 2012 -- The Dishman Art Museum at Lamar University will host an opening reception on January 20 for "Home Sweet Home", an exhibit of sculptures by Jasmyne Grabyill. More
January 05, 2012 -- The Galveston Island Arts Academy will host a concert featuring the winners of the American Festival for the Arts Competition on Sunday at the Moody Mansion in Galveston. More
January 04, 2012 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host an architectural walking tour of Houston's Warehouse District on Sunday. More
January 03, 2012 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will host the premiere of the first ever exhibit devoted to Dutch still-life painter Willem van Aelst on March 11 through May 28. More
January 03, 2012 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and Concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Coast of Utopia: Voyage” at Main Street Theater in Houston and Jerry Jeff Walker in concert at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
January 03, 2012 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston will display a "Play-A-Sax", a novelty instrument that combined the technology of a player piano and a harmonica, as its January "Treasure of the Month". More
December 31, 2011 -- Moody Gardens has announced that it will show MacGillivray Freeman’s epic theatre adventure Arabia 3D in the MG 3D Theater beginning January 1. More
December 31, 2011 -- A 70th birthday party and tribute will be held for Barbara Lynn on January 15 at The GIG in downtown Beaumont. More
December 30, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Aleksey Igudesmand and Hyung-ki Joo in concert on February 4. More
December 28, 2011 -- The Stark Museum of Art and Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center in Orange, Texas have been named the joint recipient of the 2011 Award for Excellence in Programming from the Mountain-Plains Museum Association Education Committee. More
December 27, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include wrap ups of 2011 holiday performances, such as “A Christmas Carol” and “The Santaland Diaries”. More
December 21, 2011 -- Houston Early Music will host a concert by Richard Egarr on February 3 at the First Unitarian Universalist Church. More
December 19, 2011 -- The Houston Public Library will host free tours of the historic Julia Ideson Building on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons through January 31. More
December 19, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include the continuation of holiday productions such as “A Christmas Carol” in Houston and “A Tuna Christmas” in Galveston. More
December 18, 2011 -- Specific Impulse, a novel by former NASA pilot Charles Justiz, is being adapted for a motion picture. More
December 16, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host its winter exhibitions from January 21 through April 8. More
December 16, 2011 -- The Royal Academy of Fine Arts' Broadway Studio Workshop will hold auditions for "The Sound of Music" on January 7. More
December 16, 2011 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will present its 2012 Pops Concert, "The Sounds of New Orleans: A Tribute to Louis Armstrong", on January 21 at the Julie Rogers Theater in Beaumont. More
December 15, 2011 -- Galveston Arts Center will present an exhibition by Charlotte Smith titled dot, dot, dot from January 28 through February 26. More
December 15, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake recently announced the winners of the Winter 2011 Juried Exhibition. More
December 15, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host its 117th birthday celebration on January 3. More
December 14, 2011 -- The Texas General Land Office is currently accepting entries in the 16th annual Adopt-A-Beach "Treasures of the Texas Coast" Children's Art Contest; The deadline to submit artwork is March 5. More
December 14, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston is hosting "A Tuna Christmas", with performances through December 23. More
December 13, 2011 -- The Port of Houston Authority Commission today voted unanimously to approve a memorandum of understanding with the Houston Maritime Museum to locate the museum on port property at the Turning Basin. More
December 12, 2011 -- The Company OnStage in Houston will host auditions on December 18-19 for four shows in the theater's 2011-2012 season. More
December 12, 2011 -- The Lutcher Theater in Orange, Texas will host Mannheim Steamroller for its holiday concert on December 29. More
December 12, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “A Tuna Christmas”, opening at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
December 08, 2011 -- The W.H. Stark House in Orange will host a Holiday Open House on December 13 and 15. More
December 08, 2011 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host Matt Harlan for a concert at the 1859 St. Joseph's listening room on Saturday. More
December 06, 2011 -- Lamar University Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown Museum Director Mark Osborne has instituted several events and programs to make the museum an "active and engaged member of the community". More
December 05, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include the debuts of “White Christmas”, presented by Theater Under the Stars in Houston, and “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever”, at Island etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston. More
December 02, 2011 -- Theater Under The Stars in Houston will present "Bring It On: The Musical" January 24 through February 5 at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts. More
December 01, 2011 -- The George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston recently hosted the International Quilt Festival. More
December 01, 2011 -- The Stark Foundation in Orange, Texas will host a number of holiday events throughout the month of December. More
December 01, 2011 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston will display a model train of the Galveston Flyer electric train as the museum's December Treasure of the Month. More
November 29, 2011 -- College of the Mainland will host a number of concerts during the holiday season. More
November 29, 2011 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake's Art Gallery recently hosted the opening of the exhibition "Campeche"; The exhibition will be on display through January 13. More
November 29, 2011 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will perform in concert on January 22 at The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
November 28, 2011 -- The Baytown Symphony Orchestra will present "A Christmas Celebration" on December 3 at the Lee College Performing Arts Center. More
November 28, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has issued a call for submissions for its 2012 Printmaking & Art Furniture Exhibition, which will be held February 9 through March 15. More
November 28, 2011 -- San Jacinto College will host concerts throughout December at its Central, North and South campuses. More
November 28, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include the debut of “Babes in Toyland” at Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson. More
November 22, 2011 -- The Bay Area Houston Ballet & Theatre will present "The Nutcracker", beginning December 2 at the University of Houston-Clear Lake's Bayou Theatre. More
November 22, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Marilyn Maye and Gregg Edelman in concert on Saturday. More
November 21, 2011 -- The Houston First Corporation today launched HoustonFirstTheaters.com, a web site providing information about Houston's Wortham Theater Center, Jones Hall and the Miller Outdoor Theatre. More
November 21, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “A Miracle on 34th Street” at Port Arthur Little Theatre and “Scrooge: The Musical” by Beaumont Community Players in Beaumont. More
November 18, 2011 -- The Stark Museum of Art in Orange, Texas will open a holiday-themed exhibit on Saturday of medieval manuscripts from the museum's collections. More
November 17, 2011 -- The Galveston College Music Department will host a winter recital on December 7. More
November 17, 2011 -- Rice University's Shepherd School of Music will host several holiday concerts prior to the end of the fall semester. More
November 17, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will open its Winter 2011 Juried Exhibition on December 1. More
November 17, 2011 -- Alvin Community College is hosting its Fall Student Art Show through November 29 at the college's art gallery. More
November 17, 2011 -- Galveston photographer Robert Mihovil will host his his Art & Soul of Galveston exhibit in his gallery at the Hutchings-Sealy Building Artists’ Lofts during ArtWalk on Saturday. More
November 16, 2011 -- Lamar University's Department of Theatre and Dance will host performance artist Tim Miller for a performance of his one-man show "Glory Box" on December 1. More
November 15, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a complimentary Master Class/lecture event presented by Gregg Edelman on November 21. More
November 15, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a performance of the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical South Pacific on Saturday. More
November 14, 2011 -- Galveston Independent School District Fine Arts will perform at the Festival of Lights Concert on December 8 at Moody Gardens; Tickets are currently on sale. More
November 14, 2011 -- Music Doing Good will host "Bells in Spiritual Traditions, Song and Celebration" on December 9 as part of its cafe series. More
November 14, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “A Christmas Carol” at the Alley Theatre in Houston, and “South Pacific” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
November 14, 2011 -- The College of the Mainland Jazz Combo will perform a concert on Thursday at the Fine Arts Building Recital Hall. More
November 14, 2011 -- Beaumont Community Players will present its holiday production "Scrooge the Musical!" beginning November 25 and playing through December 10. More
November 09, 2011 -- Mardi Gras! Galveston on Wednesday announced the 2012 Official Poster Contest in honor of the 101st celebration; The deadline is December 2. More
November 09, 2011 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will host a concert on Saturday at Calder Baptist Church. More
November 08, 2011 -- Theatre Under The Stars in Houston will present the White Christmas holiday show from December 6 through 18 at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts. More
November 08, 2011 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will hold the last 2011 "Bluegrass Night in League City" on November 19 at the Johnnie Arolfo Civic Center. More
November 08, 2011 -- The Galveston Early College High School Theatre Arts Department will host the "Three Doors to Death...Or the Choice is Yours" dinner theatre show on Friday. More
November 08, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "A Tuna Christmas", December 13-23. More
November 08, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host performances of "The Wizard of Oz" on Saturday and Sunday. More
November 07, 2011 -- Mr. Benjamin Butler, "The Maestro" of Texas Southern University's Music Department, recently received the 2011 Champions Legacy Award from Tennessee State University. More
November 07, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Lion in Winter” at Company OnStage in Houston, and “Too Old for the Chorus, but Not Too Old to be a Star” at Island etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston. More
November 07, 2011 -- The Ensemble Theatre in Houston will present its production of "Cinderella", with preview performances November 12-16 and an official opening night performance on November 17. More
November 07, 2011 -- The Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown Museum in Beaumont will host a "Wildcatter Weekend" on November 12-13, with events including art activities that make use of fruits, vegetables and nuts. More
November 07, 2011 -- Lamar University's Opera Theater will present "Amahl and the Night Visitors" on November 11-12. More
November 07, 2011 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo today named four artists that will perform concerts during the 2012 rodeo. More
November 04, 2011 -- Beaumont Community Players will present "Scrooge - the Musical!", beginning November 25 at the Betty Greenberg Center for Performing Arts in Beaumont. More
November 04, 2011 -- Rice University's Rice Cinema will present six films by Chilean filmmaker Patricio Guzmán on November 10-19. More
November 04, 2011 -- The Galveston Island Arts Academy will host its ninth concert series beginning December 16 with a concert featuring Dr. Trond Saeverud. More
November 04, 2011 -- The Beaumont Civic Ballet has announced its 2011-2012 season, which includes its traditional holiday performances of "The Nutcracker" in December. More
November 03, 2011 -- Company OnStage in Houston will present "Frosty the Snowman" on November 12. More
November 03, 2011 -- The Houston High School for the Performing and Visual Arts Jazz Ensemble will perform tonight as part of a concert event at Discovery Green Park. More
November 03, 2011 -- Company OnStage in Houston will debut its production of "The Lion in Winter" on November 11. More
November 02, 2011 -- San Jacinto College will host a series of free musical concerts during November at the Central, North, and South campuses. More
November 02, 2011 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will perform a "Side-by-Side" Education Concert with student musicians from Beaumont on November 8 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
November 01, 2011 -- Houston Via Colori, a street painting festival benefiting The Center for Hearing and Speech, will take place on November 19 and 20 in downtown Houston. More
November 01, 2011 -- The San Jacinto College English for Speakers of Other Languages program will present its 2011 International Fashion Show on November 11 at the Central Campus student center ballroom. More
November 01, 2011 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will present its winter quilt exhibit now through January 6 at the foundation's 1861 United States Custom House. More
November 01, 2011 -- Lamar University will host performances by faculty artists on Thursday for its next concert in the university's Lamarissimo! Concert Series. More
November 01, 2011 -- Clear Brook High School in Friendswood will open its production of "Peter Pan" on Friday, with performances running through November 12. More
November 01, 2011 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston has placed on display a miniature portrait of Galveston's first mayor, John Melville Allen, as the museum's November "Treasure of the Month". More
November 01, 2011 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston has announced that it will launch the William J. Hill Texas Artisans and Artists Archive, which will preserve records of artists and artisans who worked in Texas in the 19th century. More
October 31, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Cakewalk” at Main Street Theater in Houston, and a screening of “The Wolfman” at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
October 29, 2011 -- THE ADDAMS FAMILY, based on the characters created by cartoonist Charles Addams, will play at the Hobby Center for one week in January. More
October 28, 2011 -- Company OnStage will launch its 35th season on November 11 with the opening of its production of The Lion in Winter. More
October 28, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House has announced that the Galveston Symphony Orchestra will perform at 4 p.m. on November 20. More
October 28, 2011 -- The Judith Liebenthal Robinson Ovarian Cancer Foundation will present a special performance of Roger Bean's, The Winter Wonderettes at Stages Repertory Theatre, 3201 Allen Parkway, Houston on Thursday, November 17. More
October 27, 2011 -- Island Art Gallery in Seabrook will host the Holiday Champagne Art Show on November 12. More
October 27, 2011 -- The W.H. Stark House will present "The Quiet Man: William Henry Stark", on November 14 at the Lutcher Theater in Orange. More
October 26, 2011 -- Music Doing Good will present the Babydoll Museum, Inc. beginning on November 5 at the Ensemble Theatre. More
October 26, 2011 -- Galveston Independent School District will hold open auditions for all GISD students on November 2-4 for its all-district musical, "Zombie Prom". More
October 26, 2011 -- The San Jacinto College Central department of theatre and film will host a film festival on Friday in the Slocomb Auditorium. More
October 25, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host two events, Live Music Night featuring Sparky Koerner and Imagination Station, in November at the center's Gallery. More
October 24, 2011 -- San Jacinto College will host a concert by the Pasadena Philharmonic Orchestra on Sunday in the Central Campus' Slocomb Auditorium. More
October 24, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Skin Deep” at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City and the Nai-ni Chen Dance with Ahn Trio at the Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
October 22, 2011 -- The 30th annual Island Oktoberfest was held on Friday and Saturday in Galveston. More
October 20, 2011 -- University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston will hold the 4th annual Halloween Carnival on October 28 in the Moody Medical Library Plaza. More
October 20, 2011 -- Music Doing Good will present Marilyn! Babydoll Reflects, a benefit for The Harris School, on November 5 at the Ensemble Theatre in Houston. More
October 20, 2011 -- The San Jacinto Monument will host "Making a Mark, Leaving a Legacy", an exhibit of branding, beginning November 12. More
October 19, 2011 -- The Assumption of the Virgin Mary Greek Orthodox Church of Galveston Island will host the 28th annual Greek Festival on October 29. More
October 18, 2011 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will present New Formations: Czech Avant-Garde Art and Modern Glass from the Roy and Mary Cullen Collection beginning on November 6. More
October 18, 2011 -- Houston City Council recently approved a commission for new historically-themed artwork at Jones Hall. More
October 17, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)” in Beaumont and “Frankenstein” at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson. More
October 17, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake is accepting entries for the Winter 2011 Juried Exhibition. More
October 14, 2011 -- Houston Independent School District's High School for the Performing and Visual Arts will hold its Encore 40! anniversary celebration event on Saturday at the George R. Brown Convention Center. More
October 14, 2011 -- The 33rd Annual Festa Italiana, a three day festival on the grounds of the University of St. Thomas, is underway. More
October 14, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a presentation of "Deer Camp: The Musical" on October 21-22. More
October 14, 2011 -- Kemah will host an Art Walk event on Saturday and Sunday in the Kemah Lighthouse District. More
October 13, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will present a selection of paintings by Joey Blazek, October 27 through January 22 in the museum's Café Arts. More
October 10, 2011 -- The Texas Governor's Committee on People with Disabilities, in celebration of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, will present a public art exhibit from Monday through Friday on the Ground Floor Rotunda of the Texas State Capitol. More
October 10, 2011 -- The Beaumont Civic Center Complex has announced that the Bryan Adams Concert has been rescheduled for January 27 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
October 10, 2011 -- The American Turkish Association of Houston will host the 21st Annual Turkish Festival on October 15-16 at Jones Plaza. More
October 10, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Evil Dead: The Musical” at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena and “Daddy’s Dyin’, Who’s Got the Will?” at Port Arthur Little Theatre in Port Arthur. More
October 10, 2011 -- The Baytown Symphony Orchestra will open its 44th season with the world premiere of Houston Composer Joseph LoCasio's "Concerto for Saxophone" on Sunday at the Lee College Performing Arts Center. More
October 09, 2011 -- San Jacinto College will host novelist Mat Johnson on October 12 in the Slovacek Student Center on the North Campus. More
October 07, 2011 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance, working with the Texas Historical Commission, has offered an alternative that would preserve the original terrazzo at the entrance to the Alabama Theatre in Houston, which is planned for renovation. More
October 07, 2011 -- The City of Sugar Land is hosting a scuplture garden by French artist Bernar Venet, which is on display at Oyster Creek Park. More
October 06, 2011 -- San Jacinto College Central's theatre and film department will host the American College Theatre Festival, and present a one-act play written by San Jac Professor Dr. David LeMaster as the highlight of the festival. More
October 05, 2011 -- San Jacinto College Central will host a performance by the folkloric group L'Aljama de Bétera from Valencia, Spain on October 14 in the Dr. Monte Blue Music Building. More
October 04, 2011 -- Local students and teachers will join the Baytown Symphony Orchestra for Concerto for Saxophone, the opening concert of the orchestra's 44th Elegante Season, which will be held on October 16 in the Lee College Performing Arts Center. More
October 04, 2011 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host "Bluegrass Night in League City" on October 15 at the Johnnie Arolfo Civic Center. More
October 04, 2011 -- San Jacinto College will host a series of free concerts in October, with the first taking place on Thursday at the Central campus. More
October 04, 2011 -- The Lamar University Jazz Ensemble will perform with guest trumpeter Walter White, former member of the Maynard Ferguson Big Band, at the October 6 kick off of the 22nd Lamarissimo! Concert Series. More
October 03, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include Horton Foote’s “Dividing the Estate” at the Alley Theatre in Houston, and the 32nd Annual Festival Chicano at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
October 02, 2011 -- The Stafford Centre of Houston will present Menopause The Musical from October 19 through 23. More
October 02, 2011 -- To celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, College of the Mainland will present a performance by Dr. Jesús 'Chuy' Negrete on October 7 in the Fine Arts Building Room 117. More
October 02, 2011 -- Music Doing Good (formerly Divas World Productions) will present the BREAK THRU concert on October 21 at Rockefeller Hall. More
September 30, 2011 -- Comedian Katt Williams will perform at the Beaumont Civic Center on October 29; Tickets are currently on sale. More
September 30, 2011 -- San Jacinto College Central's theatre and film department will hold open public auditions on October 10-11 for its annual holiday production, "Santa's Christmas Magic: The Musical". More
September 30, 2011 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston will display an invitation from the 1890 Veiled Prophet's Ball as the October "Treasure of the Month". More
September 29, 2011 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host a "History on Tap" event on October 8 at the Bishop's Palace, with a discussion on Prohibition Era in Galveston and the rum distillation process. More
September 28, 2011 -- Mardi Gras! Galveston has announced the creation of the George P. Mitchell Mardi Gras Award which will be presented to Doug and Joan McLeod of Galveston at a ceremony in front of The Tremont House on Friday, February 10, 2012. More
September 26, 2011 -- The Stark Museum of Art in Orange, Texas will host a free round-table discussion of the book The Orchid Thief on October 4. More
September 26, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Guys and Dolls” presented by Theatre Under the Stars at the Hobby Center in Houston, and a concert from The Midtown Men at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
September 26, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will host The Midtown Men in concert on Saturday. More
September 22, 2011 -- San Jacinto College Central's theatre and film department will hold final public auditions for its production of "Annie" September 24-25 at Slocomb Auditorium. More
September 22, 2011 -- Anita Donatto will for perform for the Galveston County Musical Club on Sunday at Meridian Retirement Community (formerly Edgewater) at 2228 Seawall Boulevard in Galveston. More
September 22, 2011 -- The Texas General Land Office will host the Save Texas History Symposium on October 1 in Austin; Proceeds from the sale of the official poster, illustrated by Gary Zaboly, will support the program. More
September 20, 2011 -- Lamar University's Department of Theatre & Dance will open its production of "An Inspector Calls" on Thursday. More
September 19, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region includes “A Behanding in Spokane” at Island etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston. More
September 18, 2011 -- The Julie Rogers “Gift of Life” Program will host a celebration of survivorship in Downtown Beaumont on Saturday, October 1. More
September 18, 2011 -- Galveston Arts Center will present an exhibition of recent paintings by Denton-based artist Sarah Williams titled Outside the County Seat, opening during the October 8th ArtWalk and remaining on view through November 20. More
September 18, 2011 -- Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center in Orange will host the annual Orchid Festival in October. More
September 16, 2011 -- Three local musicians won prizes at the Galaxy Singer/Songwriter Competition, which took place on Thursday at The Arts Alliance Center. More
September 16, 2011 -- The entertainment line-up has been announced for the 30th Annual Island Oktoberfest, which takes place in Galveston on October 21-22. More
September 15, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host its 2011 "Art of Beer" fundraiser on October 5. More
September 15, 2011 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will kick off its season on September 24 with a concert featuring Beethoven's Fifth Symphony at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
September 15, 2011 -- Lamar University's Department of Theatre and Dance will launch its 2011-2012 season on September 22 with "An Inspector Calls". More
September 13, 2011 -- The Friendswood Public Library will host the Portable On Demand Art Project from September 14 through October 5. More
September 12, 2011 -- The W.H. Stark House and the Stark Museum of Art will participate in Smithsonian Museum Day on September 24. More
September 12, 2011 -- Kashmere High School will host a special screening of Thunder Soul, a Jamie Foxx documentary, on Wednesday in the school's auditorium. More
September 12, 2011 -- Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center will host a series of activities on September 24-30 in observance of Take a Child Outside Week. More
September 12, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host party and dance band Fuzzy Side Up! as the featured performers for the center's Live Music Night event on October 13. More
September 12, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Warrior’s Husband” at Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson and Frankie Vallie and The Four Seasons in concert at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
September 12, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons in concert on Saturday at 8 p.m. More
September 09, 2011 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a guided walking tour of the historic Glenwood Cemetery on Sunday. More
September 08, 2011 -- San Jacinto College North recently released its Fall fine arts calendar of events. More
September 08, 2011 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre will perform an adaptation of Alfred Hitchcock's "The 39 Steps" through October 2; College of the Mainland Art Gallery will present "Wendy's World" through September 22. More
September 06, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will partner with the Symphony of Southeast Texas on September 24 to celebrate the opening of their 2011-2012 seasons; The evening will begin at the museum and end at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
September 06, 2011 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake's Film & Speaker Series will host the Tournées Festival from September 24 through October 15 in the university's Student Services and Classroom Building. More
September 06, 2011 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will perform Beethoven's Fifth Symphony on September 24 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
September 06, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host the Fourth Annual Henriette Delille Legacy Concert on Saturday. More
September 06, 2011 -- San Jacinto College will host free concerts throughout the month at the college's North and Central campuses. More
September 06, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Ether Dome” at the Alley Theatre in Houston, and “Gypsy”, at the Betty Greenberg Center in Beaumont. More
September 05, 2011 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host its next Free Bluegrass music show and jam session on Saturday September 17. More
September 01, 2011 -- The Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown Museum will launch, "Gladys City Nights", a new series of monthly evening programs, on September 15. More
September 01, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has received a $2,500 gift from Target to support children's arts programs at the center. More
September 01, 2011 -- Beaumont Community Players will open its 2011-2012 season with the premiere of "Gypsy" on September 9. More
September 01, 2011 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum will display an assortment of police relics from the late 19th to early 20th century as the museum's September "Treasure of the Month". More
August 31, 2011 -- The Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County will host a reception on September 13 to showcase the final art designs of the East End, North and Southeast lines of the METRORail, part of the "Arts in Transit" program. More
August 30, 2011 -- The Spindletop-Gladys City Boomtown Museum will launch "Wildcatter Weekends", a new series of monthly family events, on September 10-11. More
August 29, 2011 -- Artist Boat will hold its annual kayak raffle on October 8 at Eibands in Galveston. More
August 29, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Rocky Horror Picture Show”, at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena and the Galveston Symphony Orchestra at The San Luis Resort in Galveston. More
August 26, 2011 -- The City of Kemah will host the 13th Annual Gulf Coast Film & Video Festival from September 22 to 25; This year's special guest is actress Marsha Mason. More
August 24, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host its 24th anniversary ARTopia celebration on September 9. More
August 22, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include the sold out concert of Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and “A Tribute to the Big Band Era: Igniting the Flame, Passing the Torch”, at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston on Saturday. More
August 19, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host its first ever Galaxy Music Awards Singer-Songwriter Competition on September 15. More
August 19, 2011 -- San Jacinto College Central is now offering a community choral course. More
August 19, 2011 -- Lamar University's Department of Music has announced that tickets to the Lamarissimo! concert series are on sale. More
August 19, 2011 -- The 30th Annual Island Oktoberfest will be held on October 21 at the First Lutheran Church on Galveston Island. More
August 18, 2011 -- Mike Gilbert was recently appointed director of Galveston College's Community Chorale; The choir restarts on August 29 in the college's Fine Arts Room 207. More
August 18, 2011 -- The San Jacinto College Central theatre and film department will hold two sets of open public auditions for "Annie", the first beginning on August 31 and the second beginning on September 24, in Slocomb Auditorium in Pasadena. More
August 18, 2011 -- A "Help Float the Boat" silent auction benefiting Artist Boat will be held on October 8 at Eibands in Galveston. More
August 18, 2011 -- Harris County will open the restored 1910 Harris County Courthouse to free public tours on Tuesday. More
August 16, 2011 -- Heritage Preservation recently chose the Art Museum of Southeast Texas to participate in the 2011 Conservation Assessment Program. More
August 15, 2011 -- Company OnStage in Houston will hold auditions on August 28-29 for its first four shows of the 2011-2012 season. More
August 15, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Anybody for Murder”, at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson and several events at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
August 15, 2011 -- The Galveston Island Human Society will host "Art for the Animals", an art exhibit and contest benefiting the humane society, with a silent auction and gala on October 1. More
August 13, 2011 -- The Houston Fine Art Fair featuring Houston Fine Art Fair featuring 80 leading galleries from across the United States, Latin America and Europe will be held at the George R. Brown Convention Center September 15 though September 18. More
August 13, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee this week talks to Kat McFarland, "who spent years with ghosts at the 1860 Charles Adams house in a haunted section of the historic Silk Stocking Neighborhood". More
August 13, 2011 -- The University of Houston-Clear Lake will host a special exhibit titled “Celebrating Shuttle: An American Icon” on display August 23 – September 28 in the university’s Bayou Building. More
August 11, 2011 -- Opera Beaumont has cancelled its August 26 performance of "The Diary of One Who Vanished" at the Art Museum of Southeast Texas. More
August 10, 2011 -- The Dishman Art Museum on the campus of Lamar University will host an opening reception for the Art Faculty Exhibition on September 2. More
August 09, 2011 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston on Tuesday announced the appointment of artist Patrick Palmer as the Faculty Chair/Dean of the Glassell School of Art Studio School and Art History department. More
August 08, 2011 -- The Judds will perform at Nutty Jerry's in Beaumont, Texas on August 19, which the Beaumont Mayor has officially designated as "Judds Day". More
August 08, 2011 -- The Legends of Clear Lake will perform on Thursday at Cullen's Live. More
August 08, 2011 -- The Galveston Beach Band will host its final concerts of the summer on August 9 and August 16 at the Sealy Gazebo on 24th Street in Galveston. More
August 08, 2011 -- AIA Houston and Architecture Center Houston will host "Houston 175: 1836 through Now", an exhibit of architecture celebrating Houston's 175th anniversary, from August 25 through November 4. More
August 08, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “I Heard That!” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and the Houston Young Playwrights Exchange festival at the Alley Theatre in Houston. More
August 05, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee talks to David Collins, writer, publisher, political observer and blogger, on this week's program. More
August 05, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will host Joe Sample Youth Organization, Inc.'s Fourth Annual Henriette Delille Legacy Concert on Setpember 10. More
August 05, 2011 -- The Baytown Symphony Orchestra today announced its 2011-2012 concert series line up. More
August 04, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons in concert on September 17. More
August 04, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host the world premiere of "I Heard That!", starring Jaston Williams and Joe Sears, on August 11. More
August 03, 2011 -- The 25th Annual AIA Home Tour on October 22 and 23 will feature nine architect-designed houses were selected by a jury. More
August 02, 2011 -- Albert L. Mitchell has published a new book featuring the History of Texas City. More
August 02, 2011 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will launch its 32nd season with a POPS concert on September 4 at the San Luis Resort in Galveston. More
August 01, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will present Michael Lee: Second Wind from August 11 through October 23 in the museum's Café Arts. More
August 01, 2011 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will present works from its newly acquired collection "The Spirit of Modernism: The John R. Eckel, Jr. Foundation Gift to the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston", August 20 through January 29. More
August 01, 2011 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host the Annual Texas State Mandolin Competition on August 20 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
August 01, 2011 -- Rosenberg Library is featuring a Columbia Type Q Graphophone as the museum's "Treasure of the Month" for August. More
August 01, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include a second week of the Houston Shakespeare Festival at Miller Outdoor Theatre and “Macbeth” at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay. More
July 31, 2011 -- Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center has announced the Beat The Heat Lecture Series, which will feature experts sharing knowledge with the public on topics such as wildlife, gardening, art and more. More
July 29, 2011 -- George Douglas Lee promotes the Galveston History Tour Guide on this week's Electric Theatre Radio Hour. More
July 27, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas has been selected to participate in the Museum Assessment Program through the Institute of Museum and Library Services. More
July 26, 2011 -- The Jeanette Williams Foundation will host a performance by the Legends of Clear Lake on August 11 at Cullen's Live. More
July 25, 2011 -- Artist Boat will host their annual fundraising event, Help Float the Boat, on October 8 at Eibands. More
July 25, 2011 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will host a disaster preparedness forum on Friday to discuss protecting and preserving items in museums, libraries and archives in the event of a disaster. More
July 25, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include the Houston Shakespeare Festival at Miller Outdoor Theatre and “Macbeth” at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay. More
July 25, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston today announced that the premiere of "I Heard That!" has been postponed from August 4 to August 11. More
July 25, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host "Recycled/Reinvented" Family Arts Day on August 13. More
July 22, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee visits Dennis Conroy, a Gettysburg Battlefield Guide; and Brenda Lee reads a poem from Ed Scutt’s “Tough Millennium” on this week's show. More
July 20, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present the world premiere of "I Heard That!", starring Joe Sears and Jaston Williams of "Greater Tuna", on August 4. More
July 18, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Wizard of Oz” at Port Arthur Little Theatre in Port Arthur, and “A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum”, at Island etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston. More
July 16, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host four separate events during the month of August. More
July 16, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host the Galaxy Music Awards Singer-Songwriter Competition on September 15; The deadline to enter is September 1. More
July 16, 2011 -- Alvin Community College will host a performance by Texas Johnny Brown on August 2. More
July 16, 2011 -- Galveston Arts Center will present the exhibition Mayuko Ono Gray: Japanese Calligraphy My Way from August 27 through October 2. More
July 15, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee visits Nashville's Bluebird Cafe this week and Brenda Donaloio Lee takes a trip to the Deep South with Mrs. Jamie O’Connell of Spartanburg, South Carolina. More
July 15, 2011 -- Freeman Branch Library at 16616 Diana Lane in Houston has published information on its end of summer activities. More
July 14, 2011 -- The Galveston Arts Center will present an exhibition of work by participants in the center's Art for All Education Outreach Programs on August 27 at Moody Mansion. More
July 14, 2011 -- ArtWalk is Saturday night in Downtown Galveston. Flyer
July 14, 2011 -- The City of Friendswood Community Services Department will host a Dive-In Movie at the Friendswood City Pool, 900 Cedarwood on Saturday night. More
July 13, 2011 -- This Friday is the deadline for artists to enter the contest to benefit the Galveston Humane Society. More
July 13, 2011 -- The Jefferson County Tourism Committee is currently accepting applications for grants awarded to tourism related projects and events benefiting the county; The application deadline is September 9. More
July 12, 2011 -- Shake Russell was named Entertainer of the Year at the 9th annual Texas Music Awards on July 9th at the newly renovated Academy of Texas Music building in Linden, Texas. More
July 11, 2011 -- PowerPoint Artist Jack Cross has filed several new programs to his page on GuidryNews.com, including The White Cliffs of Dover, Visiting Switzerland, Texas Lavender Fields, Driving with Paint, Greece, How Smart Are You? and Ha-long Vietnam. More
July 11, 2011 -- “The Reluctant Dragon” opens July 25 at the Alvin Community College Theatre. More
July 11, 2011 -- This Week On Stage: Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast region include “Urban Cowboy”, presented by Theatre Under the Stars at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston, and “Chicago”, at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City. More
July 09, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee talks to Kate Olena, President, New York State Theatre Education Association on this week's program. More
July 08, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers on August 27. More
July 08, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "I Heard That!" on August 4-14. More
July 08, 2011 -- The Fire Museum of Texas in Beaumont is seeking the public's support in a contest to select the winner of a race car design competition sponsored by Toyota Racing. More
July 07, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas's summer exhibitions will be on view from July 23 through September 4. More
July 05, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present an encore production of the musical A Ride With Bob this Friday through Sunday. More
July 05, 2011 -- Latest Update: The mile-long Ringling Bros.® circus train is now expected to arrive in Houston about 10:00 p.m. tonight for an Animal Walk to Reliant Stadium. More
July 05, 2011 -- Island etc, the East-End Theatre Company, has posted its schedule of performances for the 2011-2012 Season. More
July 05, 2011 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast region include “George M!” at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson and “A Ride with Bob” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
July 03, 2011 -- Rosenberg Library in Galveston is displaying a pair of silver sugar tongs as the July Treasure of the Month. More
June 30, 2011 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host a Bluegrass Music Festival on July 15-16 at the South Shore Harbor Resort and Convention Center. More
June 30, 2011 -- Museum of Fine Arts, Houston today announced that tickets are on sale for an exhibit of the work of photographer Helmut Newton, which will be on display from July 3 through September 25. More
June 30, 2011 -- The 30th Annual Galveston Island Oktoberfest, hosted by the First Evangelical Lutheran Church, will take place on October 21-22. More
June 28, 2011 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation today announced that Galveston Island Tours is now offering East End Historic District tours showcasing post-Hurricane Ike tree sculptures via their electric solar shuttle. More
June 27, 2011 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will join the City of Beaumont for its Annual July 4 Celebration Concert in the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
June 27, 2011 -- The Galveston Dance Club is hosting beginner to advance dance classes on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at the Unitarian Church in Galveston. More
June 27, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Miss Firecracker Contest” at Company OnStage in Houston, and Agatha Christie’s “And Then There Were None” at the Alley Theatre in Houston. More
June 24, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will present a gARTage Sale and pre-sale dinner, “a unique shopping event blending an art sale with a garage sale and added down-home dinner to boot,” on Friday, July 15. More
June 24, 2011 -- Revels Houston will hold its final chorus auditions for "The Christmas Reels - A Bavarian Celebration of the Winter Solstice" on August 26. More
June 24, 2011 -- Company OnStage in Houston will present its Theater for Children production of "Charlotte's Web", beginning July 2 and continuing through July 30. More
June 23, 2011 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance is asking residents to vote for the Astrodome as one of the top 100 historic sites in the National Trust for Historic Preservation's "This Place Matters" Community Challenge. More
June 23, 2011 -- The City of Friendswood will host its Movie in the Park series during the summer, beginning July 15 with a screening of "Despicable Me". More
June 22, 2011 -- Company OnStage will present The Miss Firecracker Contest, a comedy by Beth Henley, from July 1-30. More
June 22, 2011 -- Single ticket sales begin on June 27 for the Grand 1894 Opera House's 2011-2012 performing arts season. More
June 22, 2011 -- Theatre Under The Stars recently announced the cast selected to lead Urban Cowboy: The Musical, scheduled to play July 14-19 at Miller Outdoor Theatre. More
June 22, 2011 -- Friends of the Butler Longhorn Museum will host an inaugural fundraiser on July 8 at the South Shore Harbour Resort. More
June 20, 2011 -- Galveston's Grand 1894 Opera House will host a performance by Lyle Lovett and John Hiatt on June 27. More
June 20, 2011 -- San Jacinto College Central's music department will hold auditions on July 23 and August 6 for students seeking scholarships for the 2011-2012 school year. More
June 20, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Hear ye! Hear ye!” at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
June 17, 2011 -- Galveston Arts Center will host the Fourth Annual Swashbucklers' Soiree on July 23 at the Texas Seaport Museum. More
June 17, 2011 -- The Clear Lake City-County Freeman Branch Library will host its "Crafts-to-Go" programs in July. More
June 17, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee talks to Charlotte O’Rourke about the City of Galveston Port and its future. More
June 17, 2011 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host a book signing on Saturday with Galveston author John Stancik. More
June 16, 2011 -- The Galveston Arts Center will present two exhibits of works focusing on anmals, Jules Buck Jones' "Everglades" and Isa Leshko's "Elderly Animals", at ArtWalk on July 16. More
June 16, 2011 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will kick off its St. Joe's Unplugged concert series with a performance by Clive Gregson on June 24. More
June 15, 2011 -- Juan Peña has provided photos of this week's Summer Band Concert by the Galveston Beach Band. Photos
June 15, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will display artworks from the Summer ArtVentures Creative Kids Camp on Fridays through July 15. More
June 14, 2011 -- “The Emperor’s New Clothes” opens in the Alvin Community College Theatre on Monday, June 20. More
June 14, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host "The Wonder Bread Years" on Saturday. More
June 13, 2011 -- "Second Nature: Contemporary Landscapes from the MFAH Collection", will open on July 10 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. More
June 13, 2011 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host the Fire on the Strings Bluegrass Music Festival on Friday, July 15 through Saturday, July 16 at South Shore Harbour Resort in League City. More
June 13, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region includes “The Wonder Bread Years” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston, and the kick off of ExxonMobil’s Summer Symphony Nights at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston, as well as Houston’s Juneteenth Celebration, also at Miller Outdoor Theatre. More
June 10, 2011 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake's Art Gallery recently hosted a reception to announce the opening of the Graduate Student Exhibition 2011 that runs through August 25. More
June 10, 2011 -- Today, the Electric Theatre Radio Hour focuses on the centennial celebration of Galveston's Hotel Galvez. More
June 10, 2011 -- George Douglas Lee, professional playwright, actor and host of Electric Theatre Radio Hour in Galveston, will present a workshop at the national AACTFest11 conference in New York on June 23. More
June 10, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Lord Wedgwood, a direct descendent of the 18th century "Father of English Potters" on June 16 for a "Grand Gathering" event. More
June 09, 2011 -- The Art Project Houston will hold their annual fundraiser entitled Prescription: Paint on June 18 on the St. John's Downtown campus. More
June 09, 2011 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance today announced that the Houston Astrodome is in the top ten out of 100 historic sites competing in the National Trust for Historic Preservation's "This Place Matters" Community Challenge. More
June 09, 2011 -- San Jacinto College recently hosted a performance by the Houston Symphony for a summer concert at the college's Central campus. More
June 09, 2011 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a walking tour of the Woodland Heights neighborhood on Sunday. More
June 08, 2011 -- The Galveston Beach Band, led by Frank Incaprera, has begun its 2011 Summer Season at Sealy Pavilion behind Ashton Villa. More
June 06, 2011 -- The Art Studio, Inc. in Beaumont will host various classes and other events throughout the summer. More
June 06, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region includes the official opening of “Blithe Spirit” at Main Street Theater in Houston, and District D Night at Miller Theatre in Houston. More
June 06, 2011 -- The Nassau Bay Garden Club recently held a floral design contest in conjunction with The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake. More
June 05, 2011 -- JACOBS of Houston, a Houston engineering firm, won the first place prize at the 25th annual AIA SandCastle Competition held on Galveston’s East Beach. More
June 04, 2011 -- The work of six artists affiliated with The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake were selected for the founding art collection at The University of Houston-Clear Lake Pasadena Campus during a juried competition. More
June 03, 2011 -- San Jacinto College Central will host a free concert performance by the Houston Symphony on Tuesday. More
June 03, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "A Ride with Bob" on July 8-10. More
June 03, 2011 -- AIA Houston will present "Doing Time in Houston 1966-2011" an exhibit of the photography of Paul Hester, beginning July 7 and continuing through August 12 at Architecture Center Houston. More
June 02, 2011 -- The University of Houston-Clear Lake Pearland Campus has selected works from 20 area artists for the founding art collection at the campus. More
June 02, 2011 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum will exhibit an 18th century Gregorian telescope, which was purchased as part of the Mary Moody Northen Maritime History Collection, as the museum's June Treasure of the Month. More
June 02, 2011 -- Dionysus Theatre in Houston will present "Wonderland: The Musical Misadventures of a Girl Named Alice" June 16-30. More
June 01, 2011 -- The City of Houston’s Convention & Entertainment Facilities Department has published a news release on its consolidation with the Houston Convention Center Hotel Corporation, to create a new entity that will operate the city’s George R. Brown Convention Center and several other municipal venues. More
June 01, 2011 -- Anne Wilkes Tucker, the MFAH Curator of Photography, has received an honorary doctorate degree from the College of Brockport, the State University of New York. More
May 31, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake is holding registration for its Summer Arts Camp. More
May 31, 2011 -- The Galveston Beach Band will kick off its annual summer concert series on June 7 at the Sealy Gazebo. More
May 31, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Rock of Ages”, presented by Theatre Under the Stars in Houston, and “It’s Only Life”, at Main Street Theater, also in Houston. More
May 28, 2011 -- Galveston Ballet, the official ballet company of Galveston, celebrates its 25th anniversary this weekend with presentation of the classic comedic ballet Don Quixote at The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
May 27, 2011 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host "Bluegrass Night in League City" on June 18 at the Arolfo Civic Center. More
May 27, 2011 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston has selected three architecture firms to submit design proposals for expansion of the museum. More
May 26, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will present "Randy and Bryan Welborn: Moments to Remember", an exhibit of artwork from the father and son duo, from June 2 through August 7. More
May 26, 2011 -- The Dishman Art Museum on the campus of Lamar University will host two summer exhibitions, beginning with the opening of "(An)other Face: Masks from the Collection of Dr. William Brown" on Friday. More
May 25, 2011 -- Pat Patton reports that the 57th annual Texas Music Festival, Village Fair & BBQ Cook-off, at the Walter Hall Park in League City, on Friday May 6th, and Saturday May 7th was a tremendous success! More
May 25, 2011 -- The Galveston Ballet will present Don Quixote at The Grand 1894 Opera House this weekend. More
May 23, 2011 -- Today the Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig Museum announced the launch of Blue Star Museums, which will last at more than 800 American museums from Memorial Day through Labor Day this year. More
May 23, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Sordid Lives”, presented by Island etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston, and "Borderline Crazies", at Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson. More
May 22, 2011 -- Galveston Arts Center will host Michael Guidry: The Son and The Heir, "a series of paintings that skirt the edges of abstraction and representation" beginning during the June 11 ArtWalk and continuing through July 10. More
May 22, 2011 -- The 10th Annual Gospel by the Sea Concert fundraiser for St. Vincent’s House will be held at Moody Memorial First United Methodist Church Christian Life Center on Saturday, June 11. More
May 20, 2011 -- The cast of San Jacinto College Central's production of "Evil Dead" will perform songs from the play at Comicpalooza in Houston on May 27-28. More
May 20, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee interviews Ann Weisgarber, author of “The Personal History of Rachel Dupree” on this week's program. More
May 19, 2011 -- The College of the Mainland Community Theatre is presenting Neil Simon's "The Sunshine Boys" through June 5. More
May 19, 2011 -- Singer and songwriter Lyle Lovett has been named the official Texas State Musician for 2011. More
May 16, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake Center recently announced the winners of the Keels & Wheels Concourse d'Elegance Art Competition. More
May 16, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Prelude to a Kiss”, Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay, and “Pygmalion” at the Alley Theatre in Houston. More
May 16, 2011 -- A Seaside Craft Fair will be held on Saturday, May 21 at 16534 FM 3005 (San Luis Pass Road)in Galveston. More
May 14, 2011 -- The 19-person Texas Music Festival Jazz Project, led by Director/Trumpeter Noe Marmolejo, will perform a “Distinctly American” jazz concert Tuesday, June 7, 7:30 p.m. at the University of Houston (UH) Moores Opera House. More
May 14, 2011 -- The Summer Reading Program for children kicks off Friday, June 3 at Freeman Branch Library. More
May 14, 2011 -- During the month of May Rosenberg Library is presenting the traveling display, Citizens At Last: The Woman Suffrage Movement in Texas, which was originally created in honor of the 75th anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution. More
May 13, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour meets Greg Valentine, UTMB medical student, who describes his “Name That Book” program. More
May 13, 2011 -- Alvin Community College will host the Kelly Dean Group for its first "Alvin Live" concert event on June 9. More
May 13, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host a live music night with jazz group Mundo Nuevo on June 9. More
May 12, 2011 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a walking tour of the Town of Houston on Sunday. More
May 12, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present the award-winning production of "Stomp", with shows on Friday through Sunday. More
May 09, 2011 -- Houston Mayor Annise Parker today recommended consolidation of the city’s Convention & Entertainment Facilities Department into the Houston Convention Center Hotel Corporation. More
May 09, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Sunshine Boys” at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City, and “The Drowsy Chaperone”, presented by Beaumont Community Players. More
May 09, 2011 -- Divas World will present "Jazz Salon: New York", part of its jazz concert series, on Friday at the Hobby Center in Houston. More
May 09, 2011 -- Galveston Island Arts Academy will host The Fischer Duo, with cellist Norman Fischer and pianist Jeanne Kierman, on May 15 for a performance at the Moody Mansion. More
May 06, 2011 -- The Electric Theatre Radio Hour is celebrating its second year. More
May 05, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host the Summer 2011 Juried Show on May 21. More
May 05, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will end its 2010-2011 "Serious Fun" seasion on Monday with the Omaha Children's Theatre production of three classic plays by Mercer Mayer. More
May 05, 2011 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum will feature items from the Engelke Crockery and House Furnishings Store, which opened in Galveston in the late 1860s, as the museum's May Treasure of the Month. More
May 05, 2011 -- The Galveston Beach Band will host its summer pop band concert series beginning in June. More
May 02, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Threesome” at Company OnStage Theatre in Houston and Steve Tyrell at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
May 02, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present Steve Tyrell in concert on May 6-7. More
May 02, 2011 -- Beaumont Community Players will present "The Drowsy Chaperone", with an opening performance on May 13 at the Betty Greenberg Center of the Performing Arts. More
May 02, 2011 -- Company OnStage in Houston will open its production of "The Threesome" on May 6. More
April 29, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour co-host Brenda Lee this week discussed the Neighborwoods project with Priscilla Files with the Galveston Island Tree Conservancy, plus Juliann Brown and Denice Franke, volunteers with San Jacinto Neighborhood Association. More
April 29, 2011 -- The Baytown Symphony Orchestra will perform in concert on May 7 at the Lee College Performing Arts Center. More
April 28, 2011 -- Island etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston will present a student production of "Godspell, Junior", Friday through Sunday. More
April 28, 2011 -- College of the Mainland's Concert Band will perform on Monday at the Fine Arts Building Recital Hall. More
April 28, 2011 -- The "American Idols Live!" concert tour has announced official dates and venues, including a show at Reliant Stadium in Houston on July 21. More
April 27, 2011 -- San Jacinto College South will host its annual fine arts open house on Saturday. More
April 27, 2011 -- The 31st annual Galveston college Student Art Show, featuring a variety of ceramics, paintings, drawings, sculptures and photographs, opens on Thursday at the third floor gallery of the Fine Arts Building. More
April 27, 2011 -- Lamar University's Department of Theatre and Dance will present "Beaumont's Babe: A Sportrait of Babe Didrikson Zaharias", opening Thursday and continuing through Sunday at the Studio Theatre. More
April 25, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Monster at the Door” in Houston and “A Conversation with Shirley MacLaine” in Galveston. More
April 25, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will present a solo performance by Shirley MacLaine on Sunday. More
April 24, 2011 -- The life and works of William Shakespeare was dramatized at “Bard’s Bash,” a presentation of the English department of San Jacinto College Central to commemorate the birthday of the English playwright. More
April 24, 2011 -- (82) “the Crazy Cajun” died on Saturday, April 23, 2011. More
April 22, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host "Tree Line" Family Arts Day, a nature themed event on May 7, with several exhibits on display. More
April 22, 2011 -- George Douglas Lee interviews Bill Quiroga about the fate of Galveston City Manager Steve LeBlanc on this week's Electric Theatre Radio Hour. More
April 22, 2011 -- The City of Beaumont will host the Sixth Annual Kinsel Ford Jazz and Blues Fest on May 7. More
April 22, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will present "BESA: Albanian Muslims Who Saved Jews During World War II", an exhibit of photographs by Norman Gershman, from April 26 through May 29. More
April 22, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake is hosting its Mentor Show through May 19, and will host an evening of jazz on May 12. More
April 22, 2011 -- San Jacinto College South will present Neil Simon's "Rumors: A Farce", with an opening night performance on April 29. More
April 22, 2011 -- The Houston Parks and Recreation Department's Gragg Building headquarters has been awarded the Gold Level in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) by the U.S. Green Building Council. More
April 21, 2011 -- The Budweiser brewery in Houston will host its 20th annual United Way Bud Classic Car Show, with proceeds to benefit United Way, on April 30. More
April 21, 2011 -- Jim Young, Sr., a communications advisor for two Houston mayors and numerous business executives, and a former managing editor of Guidry News Service, has launched a new website, "Today's Stars - Tomorrow's Leaders". More
April 20, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will host "Ann: An Affectionate Portrait of Ann Richards", with performances Thursday through Sunday. More
April 19, 2011 -- The Fort Bend Chamber of Commerce will present the Grand Wine & Food Affair 2011 featuring several events in Sugar Land on Wednesday, April 27 through Sunday, May 1. More
April 18, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston today announced the line-up for its summer season. More
April 18, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Break a Leg” at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson and “Luma –The Human Light Show” at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
April 16, 2011 -- The Lamar Civic Orchestra will host a “Memorable Music” concert on Tuesday, April 19. More
April 15, 2011 -- George Douglas Lee has posted the 100th show of the Electric Theatre Radio Hour. More
April 15, 2011 -- The Houston Public Library Central Library and the Julia Ideson Building will open at 1 p. m. on Saturday due to an interruption in water service to that area of downtown Houston. More
April 14, 2011 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation has announced the line up of homes for the 37th Annual Historic Homes Tour, which takes place May 7-8 and 14-15 in Galveston. More
April 11, 2011 -- The City of La Porte will present "Art Walk by the Bay", a monthly event beginning in May that will feature the works of local and regional artists. More
April 11, 2011 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will host a free public program tonight on the preservation of modern architecture. More
April 11, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present Ronnie Milsap in concert on Friday and Saturday. More
April 11, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Last Five Years” by the Beaumont Community Players and Ronnie Milsap in concert at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
April 11, 2011 -- Beaumont Community Players will present "The Last Five Years", opening Friday at the Betty Greenberg Center of the Performing Arts. More
April 08, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee interviews Heather Leeson, Moody Gardens animal trainer and partner in Mutts With Manners; and Brenda Lee Brenda continues her interview with Bruce Toy, owner of the North American distributor of Coppeneur Chocolates in Calgary. More
April 08, 2011 -- The Houston-Galveston Area Council today celebrated the eighth annual Fresh Air Friday: A Picnic in the Park, a free outdoor picnic and concert at Jones Plaza in downtown Houston to promote clean air programs and educate citizens on commute alternatives and clean fuel technology. More
April 08, 2011 -- The City of La Porte will launch its 2011 Summer Concert Series on April 15 with a concert featuring Jake Hooker and the Outsiders. More
April 08, 2011 -- George Douglas Lee, host of Electric Theatre Radio Hour announces the debut of the Galvatraz Daily Noise magazine, published by Trey Click and the Parrot Media Organization. More
April 07, 2011 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a walking tour of the Old Sixth Ward Historic District on Sunday. More
April 07, 2011 -- The Alvin Community College Band and ACC Wind Ensemble recently performed their spring concert. More
April 07, 2011 -- The Lamar University Dance Company will present its spring concert "Dancelation" tonight and on Friday at the University Theatre. More
April 07, 2011 -- Galveston will host the Second Annual Galveston Island Food and Wine Festival on April 14-17, with a variety of events at several locations on the island. More
April 04, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host opening receptions "Scenic Delusions of Ordinary Disappointments" and "Tree Line", two exhibits of artwork depicting natural panoramas and wildlife, on April 15. More
April 04, 2011 -- College of the Mainland will host mural artist Maestro Shinzaburo Takeda of the Benito Juarez Autonomous University of Oaxaca in Mexico April 11-15 to create and unveil a mural in collaboration with students at the college. More
April 04, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “This” at Main Street Theater in Houston and “Hairspray”, presented by HITS Theatre at the Miller Outdoor Theatre. More
April 03, 2011 -- Solero Flamenco, the Consulate General of Spain, and San Jacinto College South will present the 2011 Houston Spanish and Flamenco Festival, April 14 – 16. More
April 01, 2011 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will present "Senses in European Art", an exhibit of various European art masters, from April 10 through July 17. More
April 01, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Lee meets Galveston artist and gallery owner Jennifer Peck, and talks with Dr. Richard Henderson of the Galveston Veterinary Clinic. More
April 01, 2011 -- The Houston Heights Association will host the 2011 Houston Heights Home & Garden Tour on Saturday and Sunday. More
March 31, 2011 -- Rosenberg Library in Galveston will display commemorative Duck Stamps as the April "Treasure of the Month". More
March 30, 2011 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre presents the crime drama, "The Lady Swims Today", which is playing now through April 17. More
March 30, 2011 -- San Jacinto College Central will debut its dinner show production of "Dirty Work at the Crossroads" tonight. More
March 30, 2011 -- San Jacinto College will host concerts in April and May featuring musicians from the Houston Symphony. More
March 30, 2011 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation African American Heritage committee has announced a number of activities beginning with a reception on Thursday highlighting Jack Johnson activities on the island and concluding with Juneteenth on June 19. More
March 30, 2011 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay will open its production of the comedy "Murder's Bad, but Monday Can Kill You" on Friday. More
March 28, 2011 -- The annual Japan Festival celebration of Japanese culture on April 9-10 in Hermann Park "will salute the spirit and the resiliency of the Japanese people as they face an unbelievable crisis," and will provide Festival visitors opportunities to give donations to directly help the Japanese people. More
March 28, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Amadeus” at the Alley Theatre in Houston and the 16th Annual Grand Kids Festival at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
March 28, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host the 16th Annual Grand Kids Festival on Saturday. More
March 27, 2011 -- The Houston Parks and Recreation Department in partnership with the Memorial Heights Tax Increment Reinvestment Zone #5 and the Buffalo Bayou Partnership held a Grand Opening Ceremony and Festival for the Rosemont Bridge on the north side of the Memorial Drive trail system near Montrose Boulevard. More
March 26, 2011 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will conclude its 58th concert season on Saturday, April 2, at 7:30pm in the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
March 26, 2011 -- The Lamar University Department of Theatre & Dance will present “Beaumont's Babe: A Portrait of Babe Didrikson Zaharias,” directed by Ronald Zank, April 28 through May 1. More
March 26, 2011 -- The Carl Parker Center at Lamar State College-Port Arthur will be feature soul singer Bill Medley at the eighth annual “Gulf Coast Gala.” More
March 26, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will participate in Lakewood Yacht Club's Keeks and Wheels event this year. More
March 25, 2011 -- Cheryl Johnson is the guest on this week's Electric Theatre Radio Hour. More
March 24, 2011 -- Representatives of the City of Sugar Land this week embarked on a two-day trip to San Antonio to study the operations at the Majestic Theatre to increase Sugar Land’s entertainment opportunities. More
March 24, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will present the 2011 Mentor Show from April 21 through May 19. More
March 24, 2011 -- The Dishman Art Museum at Lamar University will present "Arrested Form", an exhibit of iron sculptures, with an opening reception on April 1. More
March 24, 2011 -- The City of Kemah will host the Kemah Pan Jam Festival on Saturday and Sunday at the city's Lighthouse District. More
March 21, 2011 -- Island Etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston will hold auditions on Tuesday and Sunday for its upcoming production of "Sordid Lives". More
March 21, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Lady Swims Today” at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City and “The Aluminum Show” at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
March 20, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will host its annual Grand Kids Festival on April 2nd in historic downtown Galveston; Entries are currently being accepted in the "Krazy Kidz Relay" held during the festival. More
March 18, 2011 -- The First Annual Spring Break Music Unity Freedom Festival will be held at the popular Porretto Beach on Galveston Island, Sunday, March 20, 2011 from noon till 10 pm. This free event is open to the public and all spring break revelers. The Music Unity Freedom Festival will be the highlight of this 2011 Spring Break and will feature over 50 bands and DJ’s on seven separate stages. More
March 18, 2011 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will perform a concert featuring Sahun Hong on April 17 at the Grand 1894 Opera House. More
March 18, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Lee meets Galveston Mayor Joe Jaworski. More
March 17, 2011 -- The Young Texas Artists Music Competition has announced the finalists of the competition's 27th annual event. More
March 17, 2011 -- Galveston Arts Center will present "Ann Wood: Garnish", an exhibit by Galveston-based artist Ann Wood, on April 30 during ArtWalk. More
March 17, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host the "Master Artist Series: Larry Leach Workshop" April 12-15. More
March 17, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House's "Serious Fun" Children's Series will present "Madeline and the Bad Hat" on Tuesday. More
March 17, 2011 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake recently celebrated the opening of the "Setting the Table" art exhibit, which is on display through April 30. More
March 17, 2011 -- The Grand Kids Festival committee recently named the winners of the festival's Banner Design Contest. More
March 16, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Sir James Galway and Lady Jeanne Galway in concert on Saturday. More
March 16, 2011 -- F. Carrington Weems will be honored by the Galveston Historical Foundation with the Spirit of Elissa Award on the evening of Saturday, April 2 at Ashton Villa in Galveston. More
March 16, 2011 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas concludes its 58th concert season with a concert on April 2 to be conducted by three of the orchestra's music directors. More
March 16, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Montana Repertory Theater's production of "Bus Stop" on Friday. More
March 16, 2011 -- A cardboard cutout of Pat Patton, host of Pat Patton's Interviews, on GuidryNews.com will be on display at the Barbara Bush Library in Spring, Texas, for the month of March 2011. More
March 14, 2011 -- The Lone Star Flight Museum in Galveston recently received a restored North American P-51 Mustang to add to its collection of historic aircraft. More
March 14, 2011 -- The Galveston College Art Department will host an exhibition of Ball High School student art on March 24 through April 15. More
March 14, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Smoke on the Mountain” at Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson and “Little Shop of Horrors” at Island etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston. More
March 13, 2011 -- The Prison Reform Film Festival 2011 will be held on April 2 and 3 at the Museum of Fine Arts’ Brown Auditorium, and April 8, 9 and 10 at Rice University Media Center. More
March 13, 2011 -- The Japan Festival of Houston 2011 will be held in Hermann Park on April 9 and 10. More
March 12, 2011 -- Galveston artist George Douglas Lee’s Glee Studio will present an open house on Saturday, March 12 from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at 2202 Avenue P. More
March 11, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Lee meets Billy Hill of G-Town Surf.com, and Cynthia Stevens, choral director at San Jacinto College. More
March 10, 2011 -- The 18th Annual Clear Lake Greek Festival will host celebrations on May 6 through May 8 at Clear Lake Park in Seabrook. More
March 09, 2011 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host a concert on March 19 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
March 08, 2011 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Association will host a walking tour of Allen's Landing on Sunday. More
March 08, 2011 -- Lori Gallagher, director of the University of St. Thomas William J. Flynn Center for Irish Studies, will serve as Grand Marshal for Houston's 52nd Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade on March 12. More
March 07, 2011 -- San Jacinto College Central has published a schedule of concerts in March hosted by the college's music department. More
March 07, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Noises Off” by the Beaumont Community Players and “The Cocktail Hour” at Company OnStage in Houston. More
March 05, 2011 -- Clear Creek Independent School District's exhibit “Young At Art” Student Art Exhibit will open at The Arts Alliance at Clear Lake on March 24. More
March 05, 2011 -- Johnny Preston Courville, a lifelong entertainer in Port Arthur, Texas, who was known worldwide for his recording of Running Bear died on Friday at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont. More w/Audio
March 04, 2011 -- The Bay Area Houston Convention & Visitor Bureau is holding registration for its photography workshop, which will be held April 8-10. More
March 04, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake is seeking entries for the 16th Annual Keels & Wheels Concours D'Elegance, an exhibit of wooden boats and classic cars in Seabrook. More
March 04, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee meets with Mutts With Manners owner Trelle Dandridge. More
March 04, 2011 -- Downtown Houston will host the 52nd Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade on March 12. More
March 04, 2011 -- Company OnStage in Houston will debut its production of "The Cocktail Hour" on Friday, March 11. More
March 04, 2011 -- Company OnStage in Houston will present "The Wizard of Oz", beginning Saturday, March 12. More
March 01, 2011 -- The Fightin' Texas Aggie Band will lead the Momus Grand Night Parade in Galveston on Saturday during Mardi Gras celebrations. More
February 28, 2011 -- Krewe du Lac and the City of Kemah will host the Ninth Annual Krewes Into Kemah Parade and Carnival on Sunday. More
February 28, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include the continuation of “Billy Elliot: The Musical”, by Theatre Under The Stars at The Hobby Center in Houston and the conclusion of “Play It Again, Sam” at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson. More
February 27, 2011 -- The Academy of Texas Music, Inc. released the list of official nominees for the 9th annual Texas Music Awards in an Internet worldwide broadcast this weekend. More
February 26, 2011 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston is featuring General Sam Houston’s ivory walking stick as the March Treasure of the Month. More
February 25, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Lee meets former Galveston mayoral candidate Bill Quiroga. More
February 25, 2011 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo today launched a new custom moble application to provide trip planning and parking information for visitors. More
February 25, 2011 -- San Jacinto College South will present "Cabaret", opening March 9. More
February 25, 2011 -- The Galveston Island Convention Center will host the 23rd Annual Galveston Home & Garden Show on March 19-20. More
February 24, 2011 -- Architecture Center Houston will host a walking tour of the Texas Medical Center on Saturday, as well as the fourth Saturday of the month in March and April. More
February 24, 2011 -- Lamar University's Wind Ensemble and Concert Band will hold a Lamarissimo! concert on March 3 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
February 23, 2011 -- Organizers of Mardi Gras! Galveston will gather a group of more than 500 participants to perform the "Hokey Pokey" on Friday in an attempt to set the record for the largest umbrella dance. More
February 23, 2011 -- San Jacinto College Central's theatre and film department will hold auditions on March 5 and 6 for "Dirty Work at the Crossroads", a "family-oriented melodrama" dinner show. More
February 23, 2011 -- The Lee College Performing Arts Center will host the Baytown Symphony Orchestra's presentation of its March Madness Concert on March 5. More
February 22, 2011 -- Theatre Under The Stars on Monday announced its 2011-2012 Season: Seeing Is Believing, running September 2011 through June 2012 at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts. More
February 22, 2011 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo has named the winners in the 2011 Rodeo Uncorked! Roundup and Best Bites Competition, which was held on Sunday. More
February 21, 2011 -- Jazz Night at The Arts Alliance Center of Clear Lake will resume in March. More
February 21, 2011 -- Galveston Arts Center will host a book-signing event with Catherine Anspon, author of Texas Artists Today, on March 12. More
February 21, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host the 24th Annual Protégé Competition and Exhibition beginning Thursday with an opening reception and awards ceremony. More
February 21, 2011 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will host a concert featuring the works of Russian composers on Saturday at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
February 21, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region includes “Billy Elliot: The Musical”, presented by Theatre Under The Stars at The Hobby Center in Houston. More
February 20, 2011 -- American Festival for the Arts, a leader in music education programs in Southeast Texas, has announced that competition winners from its 2010 Summer Music Conservatory will be featured in concert as part of the Galveston Island Arts Academy 2010-2011 concert series. More
February 20, 2011 -- The lineup of filmmaking panel discussions and live music performances has been announced for next weekend’s Boomtown Film and Music Festival. More
February 18, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Lee meets David Stanowski, founder of the Galveston Open Government Project, and Food! Glorious Food! host Brenda Lee makes some two potato soup. More
February 18, 2011 -- Mardi Gras! Galveston will celebrate its 100th celebration this year, with festivities beginning on February 25 and continuing through March 8. More
February 17, 2011 -- College of the Mainland's Multiculutural Team wil present "An Evening of Gospel Music: Why We Sing", with special guests "Voices of the Mainland", on Tuesday. More
February 17, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a performance of "Sherlock Holmes... 'The Death and Life'" on Friday at 8 p.m. More
February 17, 2011 -- Cat Cessac of the Galveston Island Humane Society, will take the lead as "Dorothy" with rescue dog "Toto" as Parade Marshalls for the Krewe of Barkus & Meoux Parade on March 6. More
February 15, 2011 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host the Ed Hill and Suzanne Bloom: MANUAL on books exhibition from March 12 through April 24. More
February 15, 2011 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will perform its spring concert at the Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston on March 13. More
February 14, 2011 -- The Houston Tidelanders chorus is holding auditions on February 28, March 7, and March 14 at ChristChurch Presbyterian. More
February 14, 2011 -- The Houston Railroad Museum will host its third annual "Rhythm and Rails" concert and trainfair on April 9. More
February 14, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Over the River and through the Woods” at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena and “August: Osage County” at the Alley Theatre in Houston. More
February 14, 2011 -- Lamar University Theatre will present "The Tempest", part of the theatre's "Bard on the Bayou" series, on February 17. More
February 13, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will hold a fund-raising event on March 3. More
February 13, 2011 -- Young Texas Artists alumnus Joshua Hopkins has made a Metropolitan Opera debut. More
February 13, 2011 -- Classic Cabaret, an evening of best-loved music classics benefiting the Young Texas Artists Music Competition, will take place April 16 at a private residence in the Woodlands. More
February 11, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Lee interviews Galveston County Tax Assessor-Collector Cheryl Johnson, and wraps up his interview with Jul Kamen and Jacquelyn Tarpy of the Galveston Open Government Project. More
February 11, 2011 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay will open its production of Neil Simon's "Barefoot in the Park" on February 18. More
February 10, 2011 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will present "Circa 1900: Decorative Arts at the Turn of the Century", on exhibit beginning February 26. More
February 10, 2011 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston will host an opening reception on February 25 for an annual exhibition from the museum's Core Program. More
February 09, 2011 -- Galveston County Judge Mark Henry has announced plans to publish a new coffee table book on Galveston County. More
February 09, 2011 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will lead the Courthouse District Walking Tour on Sunday. More
February 08, 2011 -- Edward Albee, the 'Greatest Living American Playwright', attended Clear Lake High School's senior musical this past weekend. More
February 08, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host the 3-D Sculpture Show from February 24 through March 17. More
February 08, 2011 -- The Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont will host performances by the Beaumont Civic Ballet on February 20 and February 21. More
February 08, 2011 -- Revels Houston will host "A Wake E'ening", a music and ballroom dancing program, on Saturday at D'Amico Dance. More
February 07, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host The Rob Landes Trio in concert on February 13. More
February 07, 2011 -- The Texas Association of Partners in Education honored Project GRAD Houston, the Alley Theatre, and Shell Oil for their innovative partnerships serving the Houston Independent School District. More
February 07, 2011 -- Gexa Energy Broadway at the Hobby Center today announced its 2011-2012 season of performances. More
February 07, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will present its 16th annual Grand Kids Festival on April 2 in Downtown Galveston. More
February 07, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host its first "Party With The Animals", a new event planned as part of the annual Grand Kids Festival, on April 1. More
February 07, 2011 -- The Galveston Island Convention and Visitors Bureau today released the calendar of events for Mardi Gras! Galveston, which takes place February 25 through March 8. More
February 07, 2011 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will perform a concert on February 26, with music featuring the works of Russian composers. More
February 07, 2011 -- Port Arthur Little Theatre will open its production of "Noir Suspicious" on Friday at The Courtyard Cafe. More
February 07, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Art” by the Beaumont Community Players, and “Noir Suspicious” at the Port Arthur Little Theatre. More
February 04, 2011 -- Theatre Under The Stars in Houston will present "Curtains", a musical comedy, on March 29 through April 10 at the Hobby Center. More
February 04, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee meets with Jul Kamen and Jacquelyn Tarpy with Galveston Open Government Project and discusses fact and fiction in Galveston’s public housing debate. More
February 04, 2011 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host a free concert on February 19 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
February 03, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has postponed tonight's "Small Works by Great Minds" auction due to the weather. More
February 01, 2011 -- The Broadway musical CATS is coming to the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts in Houston for only eight performances from April 12 – 17. More
February 01, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host two performances of "The Color Purple" on Saturday. More
January 31, 2011 -- The Fourth Annual Rory Miggins Memorial Irish Stew Cook-off & Music Festival is seeking cook teams, sponsors and volunteers for its event on February 5 at the Continental Club in Houston. More
January 31, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “The Color Purple” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and “Oh, The Humanity! And other exclamations” at Stages Repertory Theatre in Houston. More
January 31, 2011 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston will display a rare dental surgeon's field kit from the Civil War as the library's "Treasure of the Month" exhibit for February. More
January 30, 2011 -- The 8th Annual Kemah "Pan Jam" Steel Drum Festival will take place at the Kemah Lighthouse District March 26-27. More
January 30, 2011 -- Entergy will return as a major sponsor of this year’s 27th Annual Young Texas Artists Music Competition and Entergy Finalists’ Concert & Awards to be held in March. More
January 28, 2011 -- Theatre Under the Stars' Academy students recently received various awards while at the Junior Theater Festival. More
January 28, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee interviews Julia Hatcher and Food! Glorious Food! reveals the history of Valentine's Day. More
January 27, 2011 -- Divas World, a non-profit performing arts organization, will present "Giants and Dwarfs" on February 8 at the First Unitarian Universalist Church. More
January 27, 2011 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will present its annual Youth Education Concerts on February 1-2 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
January 27, 2011 -- The San Jacinto College South choral department will host the "Feaste of Sweetes" concert on February 4-5. More
January 27, 2011 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will present the 15th annual Tour of Sacred Places on February 19. More
January 27, 2011 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake will host "Setting the Table", an art exhibit honoring the 1980 presentation of the feminist art exhibition "The Dinner Party" by Judy Chicago, February 25 through April 30. More
January 26, 2011 -- AIA Houston will hold an opening reception for its new exhibit on the Texas Medical Center, "Building the Healing City", at Architecture Center Houston on Thursday. More
January 24, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “A Weekend with Pablo Picasso”, which opens at the Alley Theatre in Houston, and The Oak Ridge Boys in concert at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
January 24, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host The Oak Ridge Boys in concert on Saturday and Sunday. More
January 23, 2011 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host the “Celebrate Southeast Texas” Family Arts Day on February 12. More
January 21, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee is on his best behavior with Galveston Police Chief Charles Wiley, and Food! Glorious Food! host Brenda Lee meets with Brazoria County rice farmer Michael Wollam. More
January 20, 2011 -- The Beaumont Civic Ballet will present its spring performance, featuring "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" on February 20-21. More
January 19, 2011 -- Lamar University Theatre will inaugurate its Bard on the Bayou Series February 17-20 with William Shakespeare’s “The Tempest”. More
January 18, 2011 -- The 24th Annual Gulf Coast Music Hall of Fame Show, formerly the Janis Joplin Birthday Bash, will take place on January 22 at the Robert A. "Bob" Bowers Civic Center in Port Arthur. More
January 18, 2011 -- San Jacinto College Central has announced its lineup of performances by the college's visual and performing arts department for spring. More
January 17, 2011 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will host its annual Pops Concert on Saturday with music from movies such as "Star Wars", "Raiders of the Lost Ark" and "Harry Potter". More
January 17, 2011 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston will present an exhibit of sculptures made from books crafted by College of the Mainland students during Galveston's ArtWalk on Saturday. More
January 17, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Five Course Love” at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City, and Downtown Galveston’s ArtWalk event at The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
January 17, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host two performances of Monty Python's "Spamalot" on Saturday. More
January 16, 2011 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House, as part of The Grand Kids Festival set for April 2, is sponsoring a Banner Design Contest open to all Galveston and Harris county students in grades Kindergarten through eighth. More
January 16, 2011 -- Galveston Arts Center will present Bert’s Red Book, featuring a new series of work by Houston-based artist Bert Long, during the January 22 ArtWalk and it will remain on view through March 6. More
January 14, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Host George Douglas Lee puts on his period costume and gets photographed by Mr. Bruce Schultz and Food! Glorious Food! host Brenda Lee has a sweet time talking with Carol Kuehl, winner of the North American Beekeeping Federation cooking contest. More
January 13, 2011 -- The City of Kemah will host the "Pan Jam" Steel Drum Festival on March 26 in the Kemah Lighthouse District. More
January 13, 2011 -- Company OnStage will continue its 34th Season with the suspenseful drama, "Guilty Conscience" by Richard Levinson and William Link, the creators of television’s “Columbo”. More
January 10, 2011 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo today announced the full entertainer line-up and ticket sales information for the 2011 rodeo. More
January 10, 2011 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast region include “Into the Woods”, opening at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena, and “The All Night Strut”, by the Beaumont Community Players, which opens in Beaumont. More
January 10, 2011 -- Clear Creek Independent School District's Education Village will open its first musical production, "Lil' Abner", on February 3. More
January 09, 2011 -- The Queen of Comedy Sommore will headline the 2011 Royal Comedy Tour along with DL Hughley and Bruce Bruce at the Beaumont Civic Center on March 5. More
January 07, 2011 -- Author Naomi Conner of Angleton has published "Big Brown Eyes", a children's book. More
January 07, 2011 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee battles the Battle of Galveston with Civil War historian and author Ed Cotham Jr. and Food! Glorious Food! welcomes the reigning 2011 Texas Honey Queen Kaylynn Mansker and Collin County Honey Queen Co-Chair and Past Texas Honey Queen Rachel Seida. More
January 06, 2011 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host its 2011 New Year Show on January 15 at the Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
January 05, 2011 -- The Arts Alliance Center At Clear Lake will hold its fourth annual Small Works by Great Minds Auction on February 3. More
January 04, 2011 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will perform movie music of John Williams and Harry Potter for its annual pops concert on January 22 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
January 04, 2011 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will hold auditions on January 9 and 11 for its production of "Barefoot in the Park". More
January 04, 2011 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay will open its production of Agatha Christie's "The Unexpected Guest" on Friday. More
January 01, 2011 -- The Texas Academy of Texas Music, Inc. announces that ominations are now open to the public in the process to decide who receives the 2011 Texas Music Awards. More
December 31, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Host George Douglas Lee goes to Mexico and Hey Food! Glorious Food! wants to go to Mexico too! More
December 30, 2010 -- The Twelfth Night of Christmas will be celebrated on Thursday, January 6, at Moody Mansion. More
December 30, 2010 -- The inaugural Sugar Land Home and Garden Show will be held on January 15 and 16, at the Stafford Centre. More
December 29, 2010 -- The Beaumont Civic Center will host Fantasia in concert on February 11. More
December 28, 2010 -- Jim Guidry has reviewed Specific Impulse, a science fiction thriller written by Charles Justiz. More
December 28, 2010 -- Michelle Arbaugh, a Galveston resident and author, will sign copies of her books on January 11 and 12 at Fritz Barnett Intermediate School in Santa Fe. More
December 27, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will hold an open house on January 3 to celebrate its 116th anniversary. More
December 27, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Jerry Jeff Walker in concert on January 1. More
December 27, 2010 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will host its annual New Year's Gala on Friday at 9 p.m. More
December 27, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include the final performances of “A Christmas Carol” and “The Santaland Diaries” at the Alley Theatre in Houston. More
December 23, 2010 -- Sesame Street Live will present "Elmo's Healthy Heroes", opening February 10 at Reliant Arena in Houston. More
December 23, 2010 -- "The Wolf Who Cried Boy", a musical comedy written by George Douglas Lee, has been selected for production at a playhouse in the United Kingdom. More
December 21, 2010 -- The Moody Gardens outdoor ice skating rink in Galveston is open daily through January 2. More
December 20, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a celebration of The Grand's 116th birthday on January 3. More
December 20, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include the continuation of several holiday productions. More
December 20, 2010 -- The Winter 2011 edition of Galveston Historical Foundation’s long-running series of quilt exhibits will open at the 1861 U. S. Custom House on January 14. More
December 20, 2010 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will perform at the Grand 1894 Opera House on February 6. More
December 17, 2010 -- The Dishman Art Museum at Lamar University will host "The Specious Instant", an exhibit of works by Steve Hodges, Justin Varner and Jakob Christmas, on January 10 through February 18. More
December 17, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour perpetual patient, George Douglas Lee, meets the surrealistic world of teaching fledgling medical students. Food! Glorious Food! host Brenda Lee meets Brazoria County rice farmer Michael Wollam. In the spirit of the season, George shares his Christmas song “Tis the Season We Call Christmas”. We hope you’ll enjoy it, Merry Christmas. More
December 13, 2010 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo today announced three performers as part of the 2011 RodeoHouston Value Days and Armed Forces Appreciation Day, as well as the artist lineup for The Hideout. More
December 13, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “A Tuna Christmas” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and several other holiday productions. More
December 13, 2010 -- Author Gary Cartwright signed copies of his new book Hotel Galvez: Queen of the Gulf on Sunday at Hotel Galvez & Spa in Galveston. More
December 11, 2010 -- Host George Douglas Lee meets Izola Collins on Episode 83 of Electric Theatre Radio Hour. More
December 09, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host "A Tuna Christmas", opening December 14 and continuing through January 9. More
December 08, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has cancelled two events in January, a Jazz Night on January 6 and a movie night on January 13. More
December 08, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host "The Nutcracker", as performed by the City Ballet of Houston, on Saturday and Sunday. More
December 06, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include productions of “The Nutcracker”, as presented by the City Ballet of Houston at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston, as well as by the Beaumont Civic Ballet at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
December 03, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Lee meets La Marque City Council Member Connie Trube, and Food! Glorious Food! host Brenda Lee visitswith Amanda Cook, county executive director of the Brazoria/Galveston County Farm Service Agency. More
December 03, 2010 -- Galveston will host the 37th annual Dickens on the Strand Victorian Holiday Festival on Saturday and Sunday. More
December 02, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will exhibit student artwork from the Houston Rodeo Art Exhibit on January 13-27. More
December 02, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host "A Carnival of Cirque Celebration" fundraising event, with Pearland actress MacKenzie Mellen opening the show, on January 16 at Space Center Houston. More
December 02, 2010 -- The Beaumont Civic Ballet will hold its 37th year of the ballet's production of "The Nutcracker" on December 11-12 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
December 01, 2010 -- Guidry News Service has been designated by the Galveston Historical Foundation as Lead Sponsor for the Elissa Dry-Docking Campaign for the preservation and maintenance of national treasure, The 1877 Elissa, Texas' Official Tall Ship. More
November 30, 2010 -- Correction: The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston will display a spittoon from the opening year of the Hotel Galvez as the museum's "Treasure of the Month". More
November 29, 2010 -- Lucinda Dickens Hawksley, great-great-great grandaughter of Charles Dickens, will be the guest of honor at the 37th annual Dickens on The Strand Victorian Holiday Festival, which is on December 4-5 in Galveston. More
November 29, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “Four Tickets to Christmas” at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson and “Miracle on 34th Street” at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay. More
November 28, 2010 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, will present a loan exhibition of French Impressionist and Post-Impressionist masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC beginning February 20, 2011. More
November 28, 2010 -- The Christmas classic Miracle on 34th Street will be open December 3 at Clear Creek Community Theatre. More
November 26, 2010 -- George Douglas Lee is presenting an exhibition of acrylic and watercolor paintings at J Bangle’s Silk Stocking Gallery during ArtWalk this weekend. More
November 26, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee meets attorney Juliann Karenko, Mills Shirley family practice lawyer; and Food! Glorious Food! host Brenda Lee talks chickens with urban farmer Fred Thomas. More
November 25, 2010 -- The Galveston County Museum has put Mr. Serrato's Tamale Cart on display. More
November 24, 2010 -- Lamar University recently named Jessica Dandona as the director of the Dishman Art Museum. More
November 24, 2010 -- The Industrial Carillon at Lamar University will open its fifth season with a concert on December 6. More
November 23, 2010 -- The Dishman Art Museum at Lamar University will host an opening reception on December 3 for an exhibition of senior thesis projects by students Wendy Oneal and Edgar Rodriguez. More
November 22, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include a musical version of Dr. Seuss’ “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” at the Hobby Center in Houston, and “Every Christmas Story Ever Told” at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena. More
November 20, 2010 -- The Houston International Festival (iFest) is searching for vendors of all types for the event that takes place between April 20 and May 8. More
November 20, 2010 -- San Jacinto College Central’s theatre and film department will ring in the holiday season with its annual festive production of “Santa’s Christmas Magic: The Musical.” More
November 19, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House on Saturday will host a performance by comedian, movie and TV star Sinbad. More
November 19, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee meets NOW! with Fiona Dawson. With volunteer work in Bangladesh to Portugal under her belt, Fiona Dawson is determined to save the world with her new television pilot NOW! Turkey or ham for Thanksgiving dinner? Can’t stand those preservatives and plastic smothering your holiday dinner? Food! Glorious Food! finds where you can buy natural, organic, pasture raised turkeys and ham. More
November 18, 2010 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will perform "A Little Night Music", part of the symphony's 2010-2011 concert series, on Saturday at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
November 16, 2010 -- The City of Houston will unveil the city's latest addition to its art collection, a sculpture by Texas artist James Surls, in a ceremony on Thursday at the Gragg Park Campus. More
November 15, 2010 -- Greater Houston Preservation Association staff members David Bush and Jim Parsons will be featured speakers at the American Institute of Architects Houston Chapter's Authors in Architecture event on Wednesday. More
November 15, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “A Christmas Carol” at the Alley Theatre in Houston and “Christmas Belles” at Island etc East-End Theatre Company in Galveston. More
November 14, 2010 -- Two Galveston Historical Foundation local history authors spoke at the Houston History Book Fair on Saturday at the Heights Church of Christ in Houston. More
November 12, 2010 -- Host George Douglas Lee meets fellow artist Bud Clayton. Clayton’s representational art is framed on his own hand made irregularly shaped canvas forms. Listen to the next generation of Galveston’s artists, continuing the tradition of contributing to the island’s cultural vibrancy. The Little Miss Cupcake truck pulls up at the Food! Glorious Food! door step. It’s a happy day, host Brenda Lee chats with the two bright, talented young women Emily and Sarah Griffin. They specialize in serving delicious cupcakes with names like Beach Bum Butter Cake, Chocolate Ocean and Beach Blonde. Emily and Sarah were winners of the 2010 My Table Houston Foodie Star Award for “Favorite Food Truck.” More
November 11, 2010 -- The Montgomery County Performing Arts Society will host the 27th Annual Young Texas Artists Music Competition and Entergy Finalists' Concert & Awards event on March 10-12 at the Crighton Theatre in downtown Conroe. More
November 10, 2010 -- The Lamar Civic Orchestra will perform its annual fall concert on November 23 at the Lamar University Setzer Student Center Ballroom. More
November 10, 2010 -- Alvin Community College's Speech and Drama Department will present its Christmas holiday performance on December 4-5 and 9-11, with performances of "An Implausible Clause", "The Gift of the Magi", and "The Littlest Angel". More
November 09, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will present Green Thumb Theatre's production of "Wired" on Friday. More
November 08, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present Rex Reed's "The Man That Got Away: Ira Without George" on Saturday. More
November 08, 2010 -- Broadway Across America today announced that Mark Ballas of "Dancing with the Stars" will be joining the touring production of "Burn the Floor" for a limited engagement, including shows in Houston in December. More
November 08, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “9 to 5: The Musical” at The Hobby Center in Houston and “Wired” at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
November 07, 2010 -- Lynda Guidry recently attended the world premiere of the independently produced film "Dead of Knight" at the West Chase Alamo Draft House in Houston. Review
November 05, 2010 -- Host George Douglas Lee interviews found art furniture maker Catherine Stroud, aka Katrina Dewdrop about furniture fashion. Food! Glorious Food! host Brenda Lee stops by Que Taqueria and Nada’s Café. Check it out for a sip of Barcelona in Galveston. Don’t miss Lee’s musical “Housing Hillbillies” on KTRH’s Michael Berry talk show. More
November 04, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host Jazz Night, with a concert featuring Sparky Koerner and the Jazz Express, on December 9. More
November 04, 2010 -- The Lamar University Wind Ensemble and Concert Band will perform a free concert on November 16 at the Nederland Performing Arts Center. More
November 04, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will open its Winter 2010 Juried Exhibition on December 2, and is accepting submissions for the exhibit beginning November 13. More
November 04, 2010 -- The Lamar University Dance Company will present its fall concert, "Kinections", on November 18-19 at the University Theatre. More
November 04, 2010 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston will display a 19th century barrel butter churn as the museum's November "Treasure of the Month". More
November 03, 2010 -- George Douglas Lee reports that his musical parody, "The Housing Hibillies" will be featured on The Michael Berry Show on KTRH Radio in Houston. More
November 03, 2010 -- The College of the Mainland Concert Band, directed by Sparky Koerner, will perform in concert on Monday, November 8, in the college’s Fine Arts Building Recital Hall. More
November 02, 2010 -- A $2.4 million improvement project at Miller Outdoor Theatre, completed in 2009, has been included in a new exhibition that recognizes the "best in civic projects" undertaken in the Houston area. More
November 02, 2010 -- San Jacinto Central will host a performance by pianist Dr. Sergio Ruiz on November 11. More
November 02, 2010 -- Moody Mansion in Galveston will host the E.Nicole Band on November 13 as part of its 2010 Fall Concert Series. More
November 01, 2010 -- The Dishman Art Museum at Lamar University will host "The Gulf Print Storm", a printmaking exhibit, beginning November 15. More
November 01, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include Lyle Lovett in concert at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and "New Orleans Nights" at the Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
October 27, 2010 -- Lamar University's "Lamarissimo!" Concert Series will present "A Night for Romance", a concert featuring faculty artists, on November 4 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
October 27, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host "Burn the Floor" on Friday and Saturday. More
October 27, 2010 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo today announced four entertainers slated for the 2011 Houston rodeo. More
October 25, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include "Harvey" at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City, and “Burn the Floor” at the Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
October 21, 2010 -- San Jacinto College Central's theatre and film department will hold open auditions for its annual holiday production, "Santa's Christmas Magic: The Musical" on Saturday and Sunday for adults and children over 12, and November 18 and 19 for children ages 6-11. More
October 21, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation has announced that the 2010 Dickens on the Strand will host new events during its festival on December 4-5, including an alternative Victorian "Steampunk" group of performers. More
October 21, 2010 -- The City of Texas City will host the Fourth Annual Texas City Music Fest By the Bay on Saturday at Carlos Garza Park. More
October 20, 2010 -- Moody Mansion in Galveston will host its "Fun House for Children at the Boo-seum" on October 29. More
October 20, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Rob Becker's solo play "Defending the Caveman" on Friday and Saturday. More
October 20, 2010 -- The 29th annual Island Oktoberfest in Galveston, hosted by the First Evangelical Lutheran Church, starts Friday and continues through Saturday. More
October 19, 2010 -- Lamar University will host a poetry reading by Allison Joseph on Wednesday at the Science Auditorium. More
October 19, 2010 -- Island Star Performances in Galveston will present "Imagine Christmas" on December 16-26. More
October 18, 2010 -- The College of the Mainland Art Gallery today opened an exhibit by artist Mari Omori entitled "Akari Kami Mori: Illuminare". More
October 18, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host "Jazz Night" on November 11. More
October 18, 2010 -- Lamar State College-Port Arthur will host an art auction, with items on display November 8-12 and bidding ending at a reception on November 13. More
October 18, 2010 -- Cast members from "Shrek: The Musical" will perform numbers from the show on Wednesday to launch "Jones Plaza Live!" a series of free daily outdoor performances. More
October 18, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include "Sherlock Holmes" at Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson, and "Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street", at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena. More
October 18, 2010 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will perform a concert at The Grand 1894 Opera House on November 21. More
October 17, 2010 -- Thousands of visitors to Galveston Island, as well as local residents enjoyed ARToberFEST, Galveston's premier art event, featuring over 140 artists, fun, food, music and art in a beautifully restored historic setting. More
October 16, 2010 -- Marie Osmond will join the Julie Rogers “Gift of Life” Program for “An Evening with Marie,” at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont on Monday, October 18. More
October 15, 2010 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will open its production of "Our Town" on October 22. More
October 11, 2010 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host its "Eat a Bug!" Family Arts Day on October 30. More
October 11, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include "Classic Albums Life: Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon" at the Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston and Jackie Mason at the Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
October 10, 2010 -- Revels Houston will present its 20th annual production of The Christmas Revels, this year focusing on the traditions and legends of the Celts, beginning December 11 on the University of Houston campus in the Wortham Theater, Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts. More
October 09, 2010 -- The Bolivar Peninsula Chamber of Commerce and the Bolivar Peninsula Cultural Foundation today are co-hosting the Jane Long Festival, with proceeds benefitting the "Build Back Bolivar". More
October 08, 2010 -- San Jacinto College South will present "Tres Vidas", a musical theater work featuring The Core Ensemble, on Monday. More
October 08, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has announced its finalized list of artists for the Bay Area Houston Arts Festival on November 5-6. More
October 08, 2010 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Association will host a walking tour of the historic downtown waterfront on Sunday. More
October 08, 2010 -- ArtWalk is Saturday night in Downtown Galveston. Flyer
October 07, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host two performances of "Giggle, Giggle Quack" on October 12. More
October 07, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host "Girls Night: The Musical!" on Saturday. More
October 06, 2010 -- Big Cat Rescue Entertainment is hosting its wild animal exhibit today through Sunday at the Mall of the Mainland in Texas City. More
October 05, 2010 -- Moody Gardens will host its annual Galveston Apperciation Day on October 17, with free day passes for people who live or work on Galveston Island. More
October 05, 2010 -- On Saturday, September 26, 2010, local author Dr. Patricia “Pat” Potter Wilson celebrated the 100 Year Anniversary of the Boy Scouts of America at the Cockrell Center Scout Shop which hosted a special author reception, book signing, and presentation that focused on her book Eagle on Ice. More
October 05, 2010 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host a fiddle workshop and concert by Daniel Carwile on October 16 in League City. More
October 05, 2010 -- San Jacinto College Central will exhibit "A Still Surreal Life", featuring artwork by alumnus Daniel Longtin, from October 11 through November 4 at the college's Fine Arts Gallery. More
October 05, 2010 -- George Douglas Lee, host of Electric Theatre Radio Hour, has been named "Best Actor" in the Islander Magazine's Third Annual Best of Galveston 2010 Contest. More
October 04, 2010 -- Prototype 180, a conceptual art project in the Houston Sharpstown suburb by artist Mary Ellen Carroll, has been rescheduled due to a construction delay. More
October 04, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include "Hairspray" by Theatre Under the Stars in Houston and "Girls Night: The Musical!" at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
October 02, 2010 -- "Cosmopolitan Routes: Houston Collects Latin American Art" will celebrate the ten-year anniversary of the Latin American art department at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. More
October 02, 2010 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston announced that the Ting Tsung and Wei Fong Chao Arts of China Gallery will open to the public on October 17. More
October 02, 2010 -- Cirque du Soleil will perform the critically-acclaimed production Alegría November 10–14 at the Toyota Center. More
October 01, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host the Houston Symphony League Bay Area's evening of light jazz on November 9. More
October 01, 2010 -- Moody Gardens has announced its schedule of holiday events and activities. More
October 01, 2010 -- Ruth Burke, author of the soon to be released book "Seabrook", will hold a book signing on October 30 at the Merlion Restuarant. More
October 01, 2010 -- Lamar University will open its 21st season of the "Lamarissimo!" Concert Series on Tuesday with a performance featuring Dave Steinmeyer. More
October 01, 2010 -- The Galveston Island Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced events on the island throughout October. More
October 01, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Lee gives "Today's Take" on the Tarris Woods trial, and host Brenda Lee meets with Galveston's Nestle Toll House Café owner Chuck Sanchelli. More
October 01, 2010 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum will display a pair of Moroccan scimitars as the library's October "Treasure of the Month". More
September 30, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will host the B-52s in concert on November 11. More
September 30, 2010 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will exhibit Sedrick Huckaby's "From Earth to Heaven", featuring quilt paintings and portraits of his family, on October 16 through January 9, with an opening reception on October 15. More
September 30, 2010 -- Gexa Energy Broadway at the Hobby Center, in partnership with Discovery Green, will host the Gexa Energy Broadway at the Hobby Center Film Series, with movies that inspired or represent Broadway shows opening at the Hobby Center. More
September 30, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host John Lithgow in his solo show, "Stories by Heart" on Saturday. More
September 29, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host an open house and membership drive on Friday for the opening reception of the Green Revival Show House. More
September 29, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation today announced the appointment of James White as director of the Texas Seaport Museum. More
September 27, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include "Peter Pan, or The Boy Who Would Not Grow Up" at the Alley Theatre in Houston, and John Lithgow - "Stories by Heart" at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
September 26, 2010 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, beginning February 20, 2011, will present a loan exhibition of French Impressionist and Post-Impressionist masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. More
September 26, 2010 -- The 26th Annual Day of the Hispanic World, featuring internationally renowned singer Cristian Castro and local professional folkloric dance companies, will take place October 16 at the Miller Outdoor Theatre. More
September 26, 2010 -- The First Ward Civic Council will host its first ever fundraiser on October 10 at Winter Street Studios in Houston. More
September 26, 2010 -- The 20th Annual Turkish Festival will take place in Houston October 16-17. More
September 26, 2010 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and the Cruz-Diez Foundation, Houston will sponsor "Carlos Cruz-Diez: Color in Space and Time" in February. More
September 26, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will feature an Impromptu Exhibit to “Fill in the Blanks” in October. More
September 24, 2010 -- The Electric Theatre Radio Hour debuts host George Douglas Lee’s one act children’s musical “Stinkerbell” with special guest Ian White playing Captain Plunger. On the serious side, host Lee interviews author Toni King about her book “Medicare and Health Insurance Survival Guide”. Looking for the finest shrimp? Listen as Food! Glorious Food! searches the Gulf coast. More
September 23, 2010 -- The Moody Gardens Hotel will host a game-day party for the October 2 match between the University of Texas Longhorns and Oklahoma Sooners More
September 23, 2010 -- The 29th annual Island Oktoberfest, held on October 22-23 in Historic Downtown Galveston, will host concerts from "Midlife Crisis" and "The Band Haywire". More
September 23, 2010 -- Coral Beach of Galveston, author of "Happy Hour in Paradise", was recently named a recipient of the 2010 Premier Book Awards in the Memoir/Autobiography Category. More
September 22, 2010 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will open its season with its "Lamar Night" concert on Saturday at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
September 22, 2010 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will hold auditions for "Miracle on 34th St." on October 3-4. More
September 22, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host "Sinatra Sings Sinatra", starring Frank Sinatra, Jr. on Saturday. More
September 21, 2010 -- The City of Houston Parks and Recreation Department today announced that the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston's Lora Jean Kilroy Visitor and Education Center at the Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens and the Hogg Bird Sanctuary will open on Saturday. More
September 21, 2010 -- San Jacinto College Central will hold a second set of auditions on September 25-26 for its production of "Grease". More
September 20, 2010 -- George Douglas Lee’s "Stinkerbell", a musical comedy in one act, has been published by Lazy Bee Scripts U.K. More
September 20, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include "Sinatra Sings Sinatra" at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and the 16th Annual Weekend of Texas Contemporary Dance at the Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
September 19, 2010 -- ArtWorks retail gallery at the Galveston Arts Center will host a trunk show featuring handmade jewelry, accessories, and textiles created by area artists on October 16. More
September 19, 2010 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will hold the Art of Beer on October 7 in Beaumont. More
September 17, 2010 -- San Jacinto College North will host a series of free concerts and recitals during the fall semester. More
September 17, 2010 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will perform at the Grand 1894 Opera House on October 10. More
September 17, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour George Lee meets with Dr. David Herndon, Chief of Staff and Director of Research at Shriners Hospital for Children in Galveston, and Food! Glorious Food! host Brenda Lee tours the Homestead Heritage grist mill. More
September 16, 2010 -- Maureen Patton, executive director of The Grand 1894 Opera House, has published a message to the friends of Henrietta Leonora “Nonie” Kempner Thompson, who died on Wednesday at the age of 97. More
September 15, 2010 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will open its production of Cole Porter's "You Never Know" on Friday. More
September 15, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host an architectural walking tour of the Harbor View neighborhood on Saturday. More
September 13, 2010 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host a guitar workshop and concert by Jim Hurst on Saturday at the Johnnie Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
September 13, 2010 -- The Galveston Arts Center will open its exhibit entitled "Rusty Scruby: Playing in the Sand" on October 9 during ArtWalk. More
September 13, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include Cole Porter's “You'll Never Know”, at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay, and “Wife Begins at 40” at the Bay Area Harbour Playouse in Dickinson. More
September 13, 2010 -- Hotel Galvez in Galveston is hosting an art competition for the hotel's centennial celebration, which will be held in 2011. More
September 12, 2010 -- Sunday's "Dance Mob", spontaneous street dance in Downtown Galveston, was deemed "a huge success" by Galveston Mayor Joe Jaworski. More w/photos by Robert Mihovil
September 12, 2010 -- San Jacinto College South has released a schedule of performing and visual arts events this Fall. More
September 10, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Lee meets with Rob Moore, and Food! Glorious Food! host Brenda Lee visits the Fiber Crafts barn at Homestead Heritage Traditional Crafts Village. More
September 09, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston has announced the addition of Lyle Lovett, Shirley Maclaine and "Stomp" to the Grand's 2010-2011 season of performances. More
September 09, 2010 -- The Museum of Fine Arts - Houston has announced that it is celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Latin American Art Department at the museum with an exhibit of works on October 24 through February 6. More
September 08, 2010 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will open its 2010-2011 season with its "Lamar Night" concert on September 25 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
September 08, 2010 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a walking tour of The Binz area on Sunday. More
September 07, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include “The Beverly Hillbillies” at Port Arthur Little Theatre in Port Arthur, and “Incorruptible” at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City. More
September 07, 2010 -- Texas City will host the Fourth Annual Texas City Music Fest by the Bay on October 23 at Carlos Garza Sports Park. More
September 07, 2010 -- Island Etc at The Strand Theatre in Galveston will open its production of "Barefoot in the Park" by Neil Simon on September 17. More
September 06, 2010 -- A variety of national and local performers are gathering on Saturday night September 25, 2010 at Cullen’s Live in support of Hands Across The Gulf, for one of several oil spill related Benefit Concerts. More
September 06, 2010 -- Mo'vet Entertainment will present "There Is One In Every Family" at the Jefferson Theatre on September 23. More
September 03, 2010 -- The Dishman Art Museum at Lamar University will host an opening reception October 8 for an exhibit entitled "A Homecoming: A Tribute to Professor Emeritus Jerry Newman". More
September 03, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will present "Ike: The Documentary" on September 13, the second anniversary of Hurricane Ike's impact on Galveston Island. More
September 03, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Lee meets "Lost Galveston" author Brian Davis, and Food! Glorious Food! visits the Potter's Shop at the Homestead Heritage Traditional Crafts Village. More
September 02, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host the 2010 Bay Area Houston Arts Festival on November 5-6. More
September 02, 2010 -- San Jacinto College Central has announced its Fall arts schedule. More
September 02, 2010 -- The Texas Commission on the Arts is seeking nominations for the 2011 and 2012 State Poet Laureate, State Musician, State Two-dimensional Artist and State Three-dimensional Artist. More
September 01, 2010 -- The Houston Public Library will host a presentation by author Firoozeh Dumas on September 11 at the Ninth Annual Books on the Bayou event. More
September 01, 2010 -- The 29th annual Island Oktoberfest will take place in Historic Downtown Galveston on October 22-23, with musical entertainment including the Alpenfest Band. More
September 01, 2010 -- The 2010 Gulf Coast Film and Video Festival will present a lifetime achievement award to super model and spokesperson for health and fitness Cheryl Tiegs on September 18 at the Cascade Award Banquet at the NASA Hilton Hotel in Nassau Bay. More
September 01, 2010 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will host auditions for its production of "Our Town" on September 5 and September 7. More
August 31, 2010 -- Company OnStage in Houston will open its 34th season on November 12 with its production of "Three Bags Full". More
August 31, 2010 -- San Jacinto College Central has extended its production of "Shaken" for a special performance on September 3 to raise funds for the Houston Area Parkinson Society. More
August 30, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host an evening of poetry and music with Dmitri Tschoulanov and Anya Ezhevskaya on September 16. More
August 30, 2010 -- The Butler Longhorn Museum in League City will host its "2010 Educator Days" starting September 14. More
August 30, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include "The Doctor's Dilemma" at Main Street Theater in Houston and "Brandenburg in the Park" at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
August 30, 2010 -- The Cavalla Historical Foundation Board of Directors recently appointed Bradford M. Gulick of Galveston as administrator of the USS Cavalla-SS 244 submarine and destroyer escort USS Stewart-DE 238 that are on display at Seawolf Park. More
August 29, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will be showing "Directed by John Ford" on September 23. More
August 27, 2010 -- George Lee will host an exhibit of artwork at the Oasis Juice Bar on Saturday as part of Artwalk in Downtown Galveston. More
August 25, 2010 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will open its fall performance season with a POPS Concert at the San Luis Resort in Galveston on September 5. More
August 25, 2010 -- Reliant Park has announced that nearly 50,000 tickets have been sold for the kick-off game of the 2010 college football season between the Rice Owls and the Texas Longhorns, which will be played on September 4 at Reliant Stadium in Houston. More
August 24, 2010 -- The Korean American Society of Houston will host the 2010 Korean Festival on Sunday, October 23 at Discovery Green in Downtown Houston. More
August 23, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation today announced that it is offering a new package special admission ticket to all of the foundation's historic attractions. More
August 23, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include "A Behanding in Spokane" at the Alley Theatre in Houston and the Golden Acrobats of China at the Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
August 22, 2010 -- Gexa Energy Broadway at The Hobby Center will offer specials and discount offers at the 17th Annual Theater District Open House on August 29. More
August 22, 2010 -- The Memorial Fund Raising Committee, League City and League City Art Guild are sponsoring a barbecue on September 11 to help raise funds to place a copy of the limited edition sculpture, entitled, “Most Precious Offering” to honor the families of fallen heroes in our area. More
August 21, 2010 -- The Jane Long Outdoor Festival will be held at Fort Travis on the Bolivar Peninsula on October 9. More
August 20, 2010 -- Patron Technology, creator of PatronMail, an email marketing service primarily for arts and non-profit organizations, has recently launched PatronManager CRM, a customer relationship management system to enhance audience development. More
August 19, 2010 -- The Galveston Island Greek community 27th Annual Greek Festival on October 30 at the Greek Orthodox Church in Galveston. More
August 19, 2010 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host the "Art of Beer" event on October 7. More
August 18, 2010 -- The City of Friendswood will host its final "Movies in the Park" event for the summer on Friday at Centennial Park, with a screening "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince". More
August 18, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host an opening reception on August 26 for an exhibit of local artists specializing in textiles, fibers and raw materials. More
August 17, 2010 -- Alvin Community College will kick off a series of concerts for its "Alvin Live" venue in the fall, which will provide a training tool for the college's broadcast communications students. More
August 17, 2010 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host "i.AM.SET.to.win.it", a game show where contestants compete to win donations for the museum, during the museum's gala event on September 10. More
August 17, 2010 -- Broadway Across America will present "Shrek The Musical" at the Hobby Center in Houston on October 19-31. More
August 17, 2010 -- San Jacinto College Central will present "Shaken", written by Dr. David LeMaster, an English professor at the college, on August 27-29. More
August 16, 2010 -- The Galveston County Historical Museum today announced that it has opened a new exhibit of recently donated items highlighting activities during World War II. More
August 16, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area includes screening of all three installments of the "Indiana Jones" movies and the Kashmere Reunion Band at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
August 16, 2010 -- Paula Poundstone, the National Spokesperson for The Association of Library Trustees Advocates Friends & Foundations, will be performing at The Alley Theatre on August 21. More
August 16, 2010 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Houston Center for Photography; and Lawndale Art Center will bring two photojournalists and their works to Houston to "engage the public in dialogue about the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina". More
August 15, 2010 -- Houston club, Fitzgerald's, will host a Texas Legends Show with Stevie Ray Vaughan and Janis Joplin tributes on August 21. More
August 15, 2010 -- The Bay Area Harbour Playhouse Annual Gala, Variety Show and Fundraiser was held on Friday, August 7, 2010. Pat Patton attended and filed a review. More
August 13, 2010 -- Maureen Patton, executive director of the Grand 1894 Opera House, on Tuesday greeted a large family crowd at the Sealy Pavilion behind Ashton Villa for the final Summer Band Concert of 2010 by the Galveston Beach Band, directed by Frank Incaprera. More
August 13, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Lee meets Galveston public housing opponent Chris Toombs, and visits Brazos Valley Cheese and the Homestead Heritage Traditional Craft Vilage in Elm Mott, Texas in "Food! Glorious Food!". More
August 12, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake recently completed its summer arts camp. More
August 12, 2010 -- Moody Gardens will host its final "Bands on the Sand" summer concert on Friday with a performances by Ezra Charles & Texas Blues Band. More
August 12, 2010 -- Moody Gardens will host "Rainforest Rendevous" on August 21-22, as a special event celebrating the Rainforest Pyramid before temporarily closing the attraction to make improvements. More
August 09, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will open single ticket sales on August 23 for its 2010-2011 season performances. More
August 09, 2010 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will present "Bluegrass in the Park" on August 28 at League Park in League City. More
August 09, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include "Get Smart!" at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson and presentations of several films starring Elvis Presley as part of "Elvis Week" at the Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
August 08, 2010 -- Frank Sinatra, Jr. will perform the music of his father at The Grand 1894 Opera House on September 25. More
August 08, 2010 -- White Linen Night, an annual walking tour of galleries and shops in the Houston Heights attracted families with children in carriages and adults with hand-held fans as a hedge against the August heat. More
August 07, 2010 -- The Screen Actors Guild has announced that Robert Nelson of Houston has been elected president of the Houston Branch and Galveston Actor Tommy Townsend has been reelected vice president. More
August 06, 2010 -- Galveston artist George Douglas Lee will be one of the painters featured in H-Gallery’s “Elemental Thoughts” Showing on Saturday night in the Houston Heights. More
August 06, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host a "free day" for its historic attractions on August 22. More
August 06, 2010 -- Baytown Little Theater will present "My Fair Lady" at the Lee College Performing Arts Center this weekend. More
August 05, 2010 -- Moody Gardens will host Intercoastal Pirates in concert on Friday as part of the "Bands on the Sand" summer concert series. More
August 05, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host a book signing with Brian Davis, author of "Lost Galveston" and the foundation's director of preservation and conservation services, on Saturday at the Bishop's Palace. More
August 05, 2010 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a walking tour of Allen's Landing on Sunday. More
August 03, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake on Monday announced that two artists with the center have been selected to assist in the design efforts for a Houston home being built through the reality television show "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition". More
August 03, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a performance by Ronan Tynan, a former member of The Irish Tenors, on September 10. More
August 02, 2010 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre will host its final performances of "Cabaret" this weekend. More
August 02, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include "Come Back to the 5&Dime Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean" at Stage Door, Inc. in Pasadena and "Fame", performed by Kidmunity at the Betty Greenberg Theatre in Beaumont. More
August 02, 2010 -- Main Street Theater will open its 2010-2011 MainStage season with George Bernard Shaw’s "The Doctor’s Dilemma" on September 9. More
July 30, 2010 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston will display a Neapolitan mandolin as the museum's August "Treasure of the Month". More
July 29, 2010 -- The Galveston Beach Band performed a Summer Band Concert in Sealy Pavilion behind Ashton Villa on Tuesday. More
July 29, 2010 -- The Reliant Arena in Houston will host "Curious George Live!" on September 17-19. More
July 29, 2010 -- The City of Friendswood will feature the movie "Astroboy" on Friday at its "Movies in the Park" series. More
July 29, 2010 -- Moody Gardens will host the James Reese Band in concert on Friday as part of the "Bands on the Sand" concert series. More
July 27, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will open its "Pieces of the Past" quilt exhibit on Wednesday. More
July 26, 2010 -- The City of Houston's Convention and Entertainment Facilities Department today announced that it has established a new online ticketing system for events by small performing arts groups. More
July 26, 2010 -- Finalists from the television show "So You Think You Can Dance?" will perform at the Reliant Arena in Houston on September 21. More
July 26, 2010 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will open its production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream on Thursday. More
July 26, 2010 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host "HIS Glory", an exhibit of 12 mixed media works by Jackie Stubblefield, August 5 through November 1. More
July 26, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area includes the kick off of performances presented by the Houston Shakespeare Festival with "A Midsummer Night's Dream" and "Much Ado About Nothing" at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
July 26, 2010 -- Steve Garfinkel, a Houston playwright and actor, plays Herr Schmidt, the Jewish fruit seller in the College of the Mainland Community Theatre’s production of Cabaret. More
July 26, 2010 -- Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey®, the Houston Dynamo and SMG-Reliant Park hosted a fun and exciting, private event for children of the Houston YMCA on July 23. More
July 23, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Lee visits several galleries at Art Houston tour, and Food! Glorious Food! host Brenda Lee meets with Lynn McMorris, owner of Fresh Market Catering. More
July 23, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will present a screening of "Vertigo" on August 19 at the center's movie night. More
July 22, 2010 -- The Galveston County Historical Museum has announced that it is seeking photographs of the tamale cart used by Daniel Serrato between 1930-1950 to assist in restoration of the tamale cart, which will be placed on display at the museum. More
July 21, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House today announced that it has launched the second phase of its "Sidewalk of Stars" initiative, which includes the demolition of the sidewalk in front of The Grand to make way for construction of a sidewalk of inlaid permanent bronze stars. More
July 21, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake recently held its second week of the center's summer arts camp. More
July 20, 2010 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host the Texas State Mandolin Championship on August 21 in League City. More
July 20, 2010 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host its "Flower Power" Family Arts Day on August 14, which includes hands-on art activities, refreshments and entertainment. More
July 19, 2010 -- The Galveston Arts Center will present an exhibit of the work of Dixie Friend Gay, opening August 28 at ArtWalk and on display through October 3. More
July 19, 2010 -- The College of the Mainland Community Theatre is performing "Cabaret" now through August 8. More
July 19, 2010 -- Houston Public Library will host author and poet Chitra Divakaruni on July 24 as part of the library's "An Evening with..." author series. More
July 19, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will display its Summer Arts Camp exhibit on August 7. More
July 19, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area includes the Colombian Bicentennial Celebration Concert at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
July 16, 2010 -- San Jacinto College Central's theatre and film department will hold open auditions July 30-31 for the department's production of "Shaken". More
July 16, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee tours Art Houston, and Food! Glorious Food! host Brenda Lee stops by El Tiempo Fajitaria Market. More
July 16, 2010 -- Moody Gardens Hotel and Spa today announced that it will open an ice skating rink, which will operate from July 23 to August 15. More
July 14, 2010 -- The Houston Public Library will host a celebration on Thursday at the Central Library to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the novel "To Kill a Mockingbird". More
July 12, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host its annual meeting on July 23 at the Ashton Villa Ballroom in Galveston. More
July 12, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts in the Gulf Coast area include "Little Shop of Horrors", presented by Theatre Under the Stars at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston, and "Cabaret", at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City. More
July 12, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has released information on its Summer Arts Camp, which will continue through July. More
July 12, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has released its upcoming events for August. More
July 11, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake released pictures from the first week of Summer Arts Camp. More
July 11, 2010 -- The San Jacinto College South theater department this summer will present "Black Comedy," a lively one-act play by Peter Shaffer. More
July 11, 2010 -- The Hollow, an Agatha Christie mystery, opened at Company OnStage on July 2. More
July 09, 2010 -- Wea H. Lee, Chairman, Southern News Group, Houston, Texas, has announced today the creation of the International Arts and Culture Council, a community based organization dedicated to an expansion of inter-cultural activities and services in the International District of southwest Houston. More
July 09, 2010 -- Scott Arnold has opened the Granite Room in Galveston, "an upscale lounge and appetizer bar". More
July 07, 2010 -- George Douglas Lee has produced a spoof on hard-sell shopping channels. More
July 06, 2010 -- Artwork of the late George Wentz will be featured in an exhibition at the Art Museum of Southeast Texas from July 24 through September 26. More
July 05, 2010 -- This Week on Stage: Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Gypsy" at Island etc at the Strand Theatre in Galveston and "A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum" at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson. More
July 02, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour host George Douglas Lee discusses red light cameras with George Garrett and Food! Glorious Food! hostess Brenda Lee interviews Linda Blakey, distributor of Organo Gold gourmet coffee and tea beverages. More
July 02, 2010 -- Moody Gardens reports that Bands on the Sand concert featuring Ezra Charles & Texas Blues Band scheduled for tonight has been cancelled due to weather conditions; and the July 3 concert starring Kris Allen and Sister Hazel has been moved indoors to the Moody Gardens Expo Arena as the rains on Wednesday and Thursday have made the outdoor ampitheater unsuitable for the event. More
July 02, 2010 -- Aurora Picture Show will present an outdoor screening of the rarely-seen documentary "Willie Nelson's 4th of July Celebration" in partnership with Buffalo Bayou Partnership and the Houston Area Alamo Drafthouse Cinema locations on Saturday, July 10. More w/Video
July 01, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host a centennial celebration on Sunday for the 1910 "Fight of the Century" between Galveston's Jack Johnson, the first black heavyweight champion, and James Jeffries, including an auction of a portrait of Johnson by Robert Hurst. More
July 01, 2010 -- The Historic Downtown Strand Seaport Partnership in Galveston will host its Fourth of July Downtown Parade & Celebration on July 3. More
June 30, 2010 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston will display a "Key to the City" of Niigata, Japan, Galveston's sister city, as the July "Treasure of the Month". More
June 28, 2010 -- Company OnStage in Houston will present "Beauty and the Beast", with an opening performance on Saturday. More
June 28, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Wicked" at the Hobby Center in Houston and "The Hollow" at Company OnStage in Houston. More
June 25, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake recently received a donation from Denbury Resources, Inc. for the center's Summer Arts Camp. More
June 25, 2010 -- Lamar University has announced that tickets are now on sale for the 2010-2011 Lamarissimo! concert series. More
June 25, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour meets with "Stop! Stop! Don't Tell Me!" and Brenda Lee interviews Laurenzo's on Washington owner Dominic Laurenzo in Food! Glorious Food! More
June 23, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host its July movie night with a screening of "Mrs. Brown" on July 15. More
June 23, 2010 -- Broadway Across America will hold a day-of-performance lottery for a limited number of orchestra seats each day of its production of "Wicked" at the Hobby Center, June 30 through July 25. More
June 22, 2010 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host "Bluegrass Night in League City" on July 17 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center. More
June 22, 2010 -- Company OnStage in Houston will open its production of Agatha Christie's "The Hollow" on July 2. More
June 21, 2010 -- The Lunar Rendezvous Festival will host the "Live on the Lake" concert on Thursday at Club Classic in Seabrook. More
June 21, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "A Year with Frog and Toad" at Stagedoor Inc. in Pasadena and the City of Galveston's Beach Band Concert on Tuesday. More
June 19, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour interviews Jan Johnson, author of "Walking Historic Galveston - A Guide to its Neighborhoods" and Brenda Lee gives listeners "the lowdown on tomatoes" in Food! Glorious Food! More
June 18, 2010 -- Bay Area Houston Magazine celebrated it 10th anniversary at Cullen’s Upscale American Grille on June 10. More
June 17, 2010 -- The Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center is seeking artists to exhibit and sell their works at the "Art's Better Outside" Expo on July 17. More
June 17, 2010 -- The Moody Mansion in Galveston will host a book signing on June 22 by Henry Wiencek of his new book "The Moodys of Galveston & Their Mansion". More
June 17, 2010 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host an exhibit of artist Dan Rizzie, opening July 10 during Galveston's ArtWalk. More
June 15, 2010 -- "Infinite Monster", a new book about Hurricane Ike that was written by reporters Leigh Jones and Rhiannon Meyers, who covered the storm for the Galveston County Daily News, was released on Monday. More
June 14, 2010 -- Moody Gardens will kick off its "Bands on the Sand" concert series on Friday with a performance by Hamilton Loomis. More
June 14, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Five Guys Named Moe", which opens at the Ensemble Theatre in Houston, and "Summer Symphony Nights" by the Houston Symphony at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston, as well as Juneteenth events on Saturday and Sunday at Miller Outdoor Theatre. More
June 11, 2010 -- George Lee talks politics on the Electric Theatre Radio Hour this week; and Food! Glorious Food! host Brenda Lee takes listeners to Bake Me A Dream, custom bakery in Texas City. More
June 11, 2010 -- Farpoint Theatre will open its youth summer production of "Snow White" on July 15. More
June 10, 2010 -- Angela Case has suggested that Guidry News Service add StageDoorInc.com to our list of entertainment venues, which we have. More
June 09, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation today announced that the starting time for the weekly walking tours of the Historic Downtown Strand has been changed to 9 a.m., and the foundation will host a walking tour of the Denver Court Residential Historic District on June 12. More
June 08, 2010 -- Alvin Community College's Speech and Drama Department will present "King Midas and the Touch of Gold", June 21-24, as part of the Summer Children's Theatre Festival. More
June 08, 2010 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a walking tour of the Westmoreland Historic District on June 13. More
June 08, 2010 -- The City of Houston's Convention and Entertainment Facilities Department has announced that free self-guided tours of downtown Houston utilizing mobile phones or iPods are available this summer. More
June 07, 2010 -- “This Must Be The Place” written by Monk Ferris is currently playing at Bay Area Harbour Playhouse. Review by Pat Patton
June 07, 2010 -- The Ensemble Theatre in Houston today announced that singer and actor TC Carson will star in the Ensemble's upcoming production of "Five Guys Named Moe". More
June 07, 2010 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host a free Bluegrass show on June 19 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
June 07, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Tomfoolery: The Words and Music of Tom Lehrer" at Main Street Theater in Houston and The Lee Boys in concert at Miller Outdoor Theatre. More
June 04, 2010 -- The Big Thicket National Preserve in Texas has announced its schedule of summer activities. More
June 04, 2010 -- The Girl Scouts of the San Jacinto Council have announced that the GoodyKoontz Museum of Girl Scout History is open to the public for tours during the summer. More
June 03, 2010 -- Galveston Mayor Joe Jaworski and County Judge Jim Yarbrough participated in a birthday presentation to Frank Incaprera, leader of the Galveston Beach Band on Tuesday. More
June 03, 2010 -- Moody Gardens will host American Idol winner Kris Allen live in concert on July 3. More
June 03, 2010 -- Moody Gardens will host a free presentation on Saturday by "Russian Cultural Center Our Texas" board member Igor George Alexander as part of Moody Gardens' Cultural Speaker Series. More
June 02, 2010 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host summer art classes for children beginning June 11. More
June 01, 2010 -- Galveston Island will host its 30th annual Juneteenth Celebration with a series of events from June 12-20. More
June 01, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Boeing-Boeing" at the Alley Theatre in Houston and "Sizzling Summer Dance" by the Houston Metropolitan Dance Company at Miller Outdoor Theatre. More
May 29, 2010 -- Several Galveston residents have contributed a new sound system for the Summer Band Concerts by the Galveston Beach Band in Sealy Pavilion behind Ashton Villa. More
May 28, 2010 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston will host an exhibit of a Barong Sword, a historically common weapon used in the Philippines, as the museum's June "Treasure of the Month". More
May 28, 2010 -- The City of Galveston will kick off its 2010 Island Beach Band Concert Series on June 1 at the Sealy Gazebo. More
May 28, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour interviews Minister Lewis Parker, Jr., and Brenda Lee declares "war against the Frankenworms" during the Food! Glorious Food! segment. More
May 27, 2010 -- Island etc at The Strand Theatre in Galveston is holding registration its 2010 Students on Stage Summer Theatre Intenstive classes. More
May 27, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host an unveiling on Friday for a new portrait of Galveston native and the first African-American World Heavyweight Boxing Champion Jack Johnson. More
May 26, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston has announced its 2010-2011 Season lineup of performances. More
May 26, 2010 -- The Hobby Center in Houston will host a production of "Menopause, The Musical" from June 15 through June 27 at Zilkha Hall. More
May 25, 2010 -- The Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig Museum in Galveston on Monday announced that it will offer free admission to miliary personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day as part of the Blue Star Museums partnership. More
May 24, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Trip to Bountiful" at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay and "Spinning into Butter", at College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City. More
May 23, 2010 -- Texas Blues Brothers and The Grooves will be playing at Funfest on June 11 in the Rotary Pavilion area in Texas City. More
May 21, 2010 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre will open its production of "Spinning into Butter" on May 27. More
May 21, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation recently presented its 2010 Sally B. Wallace Preservation Awards. More
May 21, 2010 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will open its production of "The Trip to Bountiful" on May 28. More
May 20, 2010 -- The NCAA today announced that May 31 is the deadline to enter a drawing to receive tickets to the 2011 Men's Final Four basketball tournament being held at Reliant Stadium in Houston. More
May 20, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host a Saturday weekly "behind the scenes" tour of the Bishop's Palace starting on Memorial Day weekend. More
May 20, 2010 -- Galveston Historical Foundation will host weekly walking tours of The Strand in Galveston on Saturdays beginning May 29. More
May 19, 2010 -- The Texas City-La Marque Chamber of Commerce will host its annual Funfest on June 11-12 at Nessler Park in Texas City. More
May 18, 2010 -- The Farpoint Theatre of Seabrook will hold its annual Dramatist Academy for children ages 5 and older. More
May 17, 2010 -- The City of La Porte has announced the lineup for the 2010 Plaza by the Bay Summer Concert Series to be held at the new Five Points Plaza in downtown La Porte on six Friday evenings beginning June 11. More
May 17, 2010 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas is holding registration through June 1 for its "ArtVentures" summer camps. More
May 17, 2010 -- Lamar University on Friday announced that university art professor and photographer Keith Carter will be featured in the June issue of Texas Monthly magazine. More
May 17, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Intelligence-Slave" at the Alley Theatre in Houston and "Tosca" at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
May 13, 2010 -- Island etc at The Strand Theatre in Galveston will present "Romantic Comedy", opening Friday at 8 p.m. and continuing through June 5. More
May 13, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host its "Movie Night at TAACCL" on June 17 and every third Thursday of the month through August. More
May 13, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has announced its expanded offering of summer workshops for adults and youth. More
May 13, 2010 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host an opening reception on Saturday for "Visions from God", an exhibit of paintings by Amy Tolbert-Faggard that is on view in Café Arts today through August 1. More
May 12, 2010 -- The 23rd annual Houston Art Car Parade, with about 300 entries, was held on May 8 on Allen Parkway. Photos
May 10, 2010 -- Lamar University's Department of Theatre & Dance will host a kick-off party on Tuesday at The Grill on Calder for its HullabaLU variety show fundraiser. More
May 10, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Money, Marbles, and Chalk!" at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and "Romantic Comedy" at Island etc at The Strand Theatre in Galveston. More
May 10, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host performances of "Money, Marbles, and Chalk!", a sketch of Ann Richards, Friday through Sunday. More
May 07, 2010 -- The Galveston Island Convention and Visitors Bureau today announced several summer events planned for the island. More
May 06, 2010 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance has canceled its May 9 walking tour. More
May 06, 2010 -- Workshops conducted by Houston based actress and singer Deborah Boily and Leading Musical Director Steven Jones will be held in June. More
May 05, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host the Linen and Lace Mother's Day Brunch on Sunday in the Garten Verein in Galveston. More
May 04, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has announced that it will host "Movie Night at TAACCL" beginning June 17. More
May 03, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Arcadia" at Main Street Theater in Houston and a mixed repertory dance program at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston. More
May 01, 2010 -- A Gulf Coast Juneteenth at Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston will celebrate the rich African American musical traditions of Texas and the Gulf Coast, featuring Leo Nocentelli. Website
April 30, 2010 -- San Jacinto College South will host the "Reflections: Looking Back" dance concert on May 6-7 at the Marie Spence Flickinger Fine Arts Center. More
April 30, 2010 -- The 9th Annual Gospel by the Sea Concert will be held on June 12 at the Moody Gardens Convention Center in Galveston. More
April 30, 2010 -- Moody Gardens will host local Chinese and Japanese Americans for a presentation on Saturday focusing on Asian immigration to Texas. More
April 30, 2010 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will host its season finale concert at the Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston on Sunday. More
April 30, 2010 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston will host a display of two 19th century mustache cups as the museum's May Treasure of the Month. More
April 30, 2010 -- The Lettermen will perform at the Arena Theatre in Houston on May 30. More
April 29, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will open its 36th Annual Galveston Historic Homes Tour this weekend. More
April 29, 2010 -- Lamar University's student literary magazine, PULSE, is accepting submissions of student prose, poetry and artwork through Friday for its 51st annual edition. More
April 29, 2010 -- The Galveston College Choir will perform in concert on May 3 at the Fine Arts Room on campus and on May 4 at Moody Memorial First United Methodist Church in Galveston. More
April 28, 2010 -- Pat Patton has provided a review of "An Ideal Husband", which is playing through May 2 at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay. More
April 27, 2010 -- The Port Neches Chamber of Commerce will host the Annual Riverfest Thursday through Sunday at Port Neches Park. More
April 26, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Tommy Tune & The Manhattan Rhythm Kings on Saturday. More
April 26, 2010 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host its "Mask Mania: Treasure Auction 2010" on May 6 and auction off a collection of decorative art masks created by local artists. More
April 26, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host a preview evening tour on Friday for the Galveston Historic Homes Tour. More
April 26, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Little House on the Prairie: The Musical" at The Hobby Center in Houston and "Brigadoon" at the McFaddin-Ward Auditorium in Beaumont. More
April 23, 2010 -- The Electric Theatre Radio Hour meets The Washington Post this week and Food Glorious Food! visits the Homestead Community. More
April 23, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host a concert series by Restoration Chamber Music, a group of Houston-area musicians, during the summer at Galveston's historic buildings. More
April 23, 2010 -- The Friends of the Houston Public Library is holding its 32nd Annual Bargain Book Sale this weekend at the George R. Brown Convention Center More
April 22, 2010 -- The 56th Annual Texas Music Festival and Village Fair will be held in Walter Hall Park in League City, Texas April 30 through May 2. More
April 22, 2010 -- The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion will kick off its 2010 season with the Houston Symphony’s Tribute Concert to Cynthia Woods Mitchell on April 29. More
April 22, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation has announced that Galveston Mayor Lyda Ann Thomas will host a gala reception on May 15 to raise funds for a new roof on the 1892 Bishop's Palace. More
April 22, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation on Wednesday announced that it has selected Eugene Aubry as the official artist for the Historic Homes Tour. More
April 22, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation has announced that advance tickets are available for its 2010 Galveston Historic Homes Tour. More
April 21, 2010 -- The 15th Annual Keels & Wheels Concours d'Elegance will host novelist Clive Cussler as the Grand Marshall of the event on May 1-2 in Seabrook. More
April 21, 2010 -- The 15th Annual Keels & Wheels Concours d'Elegance will be held May 1-2 at the Lakewood Yacht Club in Seabrook. More
April 19, 2010 -- Moody Gardens will reopen the Rainforest Pyramid on April 28 with its new "Jitterbug!" exhibit. More
April 19, 2010 -- Broadway Across America will present "Young Frankenstein" May 25 through June 6 at the Hobby Center in Houston. More
April 19, 2010 -- Island etc at the Strand Theatre in Galveston will host auditions for "Gypsy" on April 25-26. More
April 19, 2010 -- San Jacinto College Central will host its 33rd annual Spring Dance Concert "Dance Is..." on April 29-30 at the Slocomb Auditorium. More
April 19, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Over the River and Through the Woods" at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson and "There's a Monster in My Closet" at Island etc at the Strand Theatre in Galveston. More
April 19, 2010 -- Quota International of Southeast Texas President Jan Ray issued a reminder that April 21 is the deadline for reservations for the club's Southeast Texas Salute to Al Caldwell. More
April 19, 2010 -- The Bangles and Tonic will light up Galveston Island May, 29 at the Moody Gardens Outdoor Amphitheater as Island Star Performances kicks off the 2010 concert season. More
April 18, 2010 -- Galveston Arts Center will present Letitia Huckaby: LA 19 (Daughters of God) during the May 29th ArtWalk. More
April 16, 2010 -- The Butler Longhorn Museum in League City will host "Wild West Show: A Texas Gathering" on May 22. More
April 16, 2010 -- The eighth annual Texas Music Awards has announced that tickets are available for the event, which will be held May 15 at the Marshall Convention Center in Marshall, Texas. More
April 16, 2010 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay will open its production of "An Ideal Husband" tonight at 8 p.m. More
April 15, 2010 -- San Jacinto College South will open its production of "The Grey Zone" on April 28 at the Proscenium Theater. More
April 15, 2010 -- Lamar University's Department of Theatre and Dance will open its production of "The Burial at Thebes", an adaptation of Sophocles' "Antigone", on April 22 at the Studio Theatre. More
April 15, 2010 -- The Art Musem of Southeast Texas will host its "Playing in the Sand" Family Arts Day on May 1. More
April 15, 2010 -- The Houston Public Library's "An Evening with..." author presentation will feature award winning author Nick Flynn on Wednesday, April 21 at the Central Library, 500 McKinney. More
April 13, 2010 -- Off the Wall Gallery in Houston will host an exhibit and sale of the works of artist Alexandra Nechita on May 22-23. More
April 13, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will host "Asleep at the Wheel" with Ray Benson on Friday at 8 p.m. More
April 12, 2010 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host a music show and jam session on Saturday in League City. More
April 12, 2010 -- The City of Beaumont will host the Fifth Annual City of Beaumont Jazz + Blues Fest on May 8. More
April 12, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" at Main Street Theater in Houston, and "An Ideal Husband" at Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay. More
April 11, 2010 -- Local film writer and director Vincent J. Privitera has extended his acting class schedule to include six week Acting Classes at the Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake on Tuesday evenings from April 20 through May 25. More
April 10, 2010 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour meets the Galveston City Council Candidate’s Forum on Episode 48. More
April 09, 2010 -- The Inner Art Corridor in Houston will host an open studio tour on May 1. More
April 09, 2010 -- Lamar University's Dance Company will present a dance concert on April 15-16 at the University Theatre. More
April 08, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House recently announced the winners of the Grand Kids Festival Banner Design Contest. More
April 08, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston has announced that it will host the "Krazy Kidz Relay" on April 10 as a new event for the Grand Kids Festival. More
April 06, 2010 -- The Finals and Awards Program for the Fifth Annual Lois Alba Aria Competition will be held on Sunday, May 2 at Cullen Hall on the campus of the University of St. Thomas in Houston. More
April 06, 2010 -- First Evangelical Lutheran Church will host its 29th annual Island Oktoberfest on October 22 in Historic Downtown Galveston. More
April 06, 2010 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will present exhibitions entitled "Playing in the Sand" and "Virgil Grotfeldt, 274296" on April 24 through July 11. More
April 06, 2010 -- Young Audiences of Houston, in partnership with Texas Southern University's Department of Human Services & Consumer Sciences, will kick off its "Master Inspirations" student art exhibit and autism awareness campaign. More
April 06, 2010 -- The Beaumont Civic Center has announced its line-up of events hosted at the civic center in April. More
April 06, 2010 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre will present its production of "The Importance of Being Earnest" April 8 through May 2. More
April 06, 2010 -- Ducks Unlimited will host its fifth annual Duck Jam in Aggieland on April 23-24 in College Station, featuring Willie Nelson as the headline performance. More
April 05, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston has announced its line-up of entertainment during the Grand Kids Festival on April 10. More
April 05, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston has announced its schedule of live theatre performances for the 15th Annual Grand Kids Festival, which will be on Saturday in downtown Galveston. More
April 05, 2010 -- The Ensemble Theatre today announced that board member Paul-David Van Atta has received a Jefferson Award, also called "the Nobel Prize for public service". More
April 05, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast region include "In the Heights" at the Hobby Center in Houston and "The Importance of Being Earnest" at the College of the Mainland Community Theatre in Texas City. More
April 02, 2010 -- The City of Galveston on Thursday released a list of locations of new tree sculptures made from oaks lost during Hurricane Ike. More
April 01, 2010 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will conclude its season with a concert on April 10 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
April 01, 2010 -- Company OnStage will host auditions on April 11-12 for productions of "The Hollow" and "Beauty and the Beast" More
March 31, 2010 -- College of the Mainland's Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combo will perform a concert with guest pianist Larry Ham on April 13 at the Fine Arts Recital Hall. More
March 31, 2010 -- The Green House Gallery in Houston will host its "Pause for Air" reception on April 17-18 before the gallery closes for renovations. More
March 31, 2010 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake Professor of Fine Arts Sandria Hu will introduce an exhibit entitled "Art and Artists of the World" on April 11 at the Czech Center Museum Houston. More
March 31, 2010 -- Kozmic Pearl, the ultimate Janis Joplin tribute, returns to rock Galveston Island on Friday, April 2 at the Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe. More
March 30, 2010 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston will feature a 19th century retablo of St. Peter of Alcantara as the museum's April "Treasure of the Month". More
March 29, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host an "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" viewing party on April 4 to celebrate local artists involved in the show's project for the Beach family in Kemah. More
March 29, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include a preview performance of "Stick Fly" at the Ensemble Theatre. More
March 29, 2010 -- Tickets are now on sale for the 8th annual Texas Music Awards which will be hosted by B.J. Thomas at the Marshall Convention Center on May 15. More
March 27, 2010 -- College of the Mainland will open the biannual exhibit of work by its fine arts faculty April 6 in the COM art gallery in Texas City. More
March 26, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston has announced that local students and artist Kevin Reese will create and install a mobile sculpture public art piece as part of the Grand Kids Festival on April 10. More
March 26, 2010 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will host auditions for "The Trip to Bountiful" on April 4-5. More
March 25, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has announced that it is offering various classes and workshops. More
March 25, 2010 -- The Rosenberg Library in Galveston will host an exhibit of pre-Columbian, Mexican and Native American pottery, starting April 1. More
March 25, 2010 -- Lamar University's Industrial Carillon will present the final concert of the 2009-2010 "Living Composer Series" on Monday. More
March 25, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present the 19th annual Leonora Kempner Thompson Community Enrichment Award to Mary Ellen and Chuck Doyle during a reception on Saturday. More
March 22, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host the "Young At Art" Student Art Exhibit from Clear Creek Independent School District, March 25-April 7. More
March 22, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host "Asleep at the Wheel" with Ray Benson on April 16. More
March 22, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Driftwood" at Main Street Theater in Houston and Arlo Guthrie and the Guthrie Family at the Miller Outdoor Theatre. More
March 19, 2010 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will host its final performance of the season on April 10 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
March 19, 2010 -- Broadway Across America will perform its production of "In the Heights" on April 6-18 at the Hobby Center in Houston. More
March 19, 2010 -- The Houston Convention and Entertainment Facilities Department today announced that free tours are available for the Theater District utilizing a new mobile phone program to guide visitors. More
March 18, 2010 -- Lamar University's Friends of the Arts will host the Le Grand Bal gala on March 27. More
March 18, 2010 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo today announced its events for the final weekend, including ticket availability for Friday's RodeoHouston BP Super Series Wild Card round. More
March 18, 2010 -- The Galveston Food and Wine Festival, which will be held on April 17, has announced that several local restaurants will be hosting wine pairing dinners as part of the festival. More
March 18, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will host its 15th Annual Grand Kids Fest, with the theme "Galveston: A Gateway to Cultures and Traditions", on April 10 in Historic Downtown Galveston. More
March 18, 2010 -- The Miller Outdoor Theatre on Wednesday announced that it has installed a new $1.5 million sound system to improve audio quality at the theater. More
March 17, 2010 -- The Greek Community will host the Galveston Greek Fest on April 17-18 at 19th Street and Ball Avenue. More
March 17, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a performance of the Missoula Children's Theatre's production of "Alice in Wonderland" on April 8. More
March 17, 2010 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a walking tour of the Esperson Buildings on April 11. More
March 16, 2010 -- The Galveston Arts Center will display an exhibit entitled "Howard Sherman: Eating Your Friction", opening April 17 during ArtWalk in Galveston. More
March 16, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Neil Berg's "101 Years of Broadway" on Saturday. More
March 15, 2010 -- The 26th Annual Young Texas Artists Music Competition on Saturday presented the Entergy Finalists' Concert & Awards in Conroe at Crighton Theatre. More
March 15, 2010 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo today announced the schedule for its final week of events. More
March 15, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host a class entitled "Believability in Acting", taught by Vincent J. Privitera, beginning March 23. More
March 15, 2010 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Sunday announced that the rodeo set a new all-time paid attendance record on "Go Tejano Day". More
March 15, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area includes "101 Years of Broadway" at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
March 14, 2010 -- San Jacinto College Central's choir and steel drum band are combining forces for the world premier of “In the Shadows of the Forest,” a pioneer work exclusively composed for steel band and choir on March 25 in the school's Slocomb Auditorium. More
March 14, 2010 -- The Fire on the Strings Bluegrass Festival will be held on Lake Conroe May 13 though May 15. More
March 14, 2010 -- The College of the Mainland Community Theatre will hold open auditions for the Houston area premiere of Spinning Into Butter, a drama that explores the strange line between racism and political correctness run amok on a college campus. More
March 14, 2010 -- The Importance of Being Earnest opens April 8 at the College of the Mainland Community Theatre. More
March 12, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has announced its upcoming events for April. More
March 11, 2010 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host its spring session of Saturday art workshops for adults and children beginning March 27. More
March 10, 2010 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a walking tour on Sunday entitled "Downtown's Evolving Skyline", starting at the Post Rice Lofts, the former Rice Hotel. More
March 08, 2010 -- Pat Patton has posted a review of Neil Simon's Tony Award Winning play Biloxi Blues which is playing at the Clear Creek Community Theatre. More
March 08, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston has announced that the deadline for entries to its banner design contest for the 15th Annual Grand Kids Festival is Friday. More
March 08, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Hairspray" at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and "South Pacific" at the Hobby Center in Houston. More
March 08, 2010 -- Company OnStage in Houston will open its production of "Sleeping Beauty: The Hundred Year Adventure" on Saturday. More
March 07, 2010 -- Islander By Choice, a new Galveston Business, will host the second annual Galveston Island Beach Revue on Friday, May 14 and Saturday May 15 on the beach in front of the historic Hotel Galvez and Spa at 20th Street and Seawall Boulevard. More
March 04, 2010 -- The Green House Gallery in Houston will open a new photography exhibit entitled "What's Important?", featuring the work of photographer Kristy Allmon. More
March 04, 2010 -- The Beaumont Civic Center has announced its March lineup of events. More
March 04, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake on Wednesday announced that area woodworkers Jeremy Grubb and Jim Phillips are assisting on an "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" project in Tyler, Texas, after assisting with the recent project for the Beach family in Kemah. More
March 04, 2010 -- The Ensemble Theatre will host its 10th Annual Heart of the Theatre Commemoration on March 27 with a performance of "Treasures from the Heart". More
March 04, 2010 -- The 2010 Houston International Festival on Tuesday announced the music lineup for its 39th annual festival in Downtown Houston on April 17-18 and April 24-25. More
March 02, 2010 -- San Jacinto College North is hosting an exhibit of student artwork through March 19 at the Galleria del Norte art gallery. More
March 02, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a special panel discussion and an ArtWalk event on Saturday, prior to hosting a performance of "Porgy & Bess". More
March 02, 2010 -- Lamar University will host a jazz concert tonight at the Julie Rogers Theatre as part of its "Lamarissimo!" concert series. More
March 01, 2010 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum will feature a Novelette Triplex Camera from E. & H.T. Anthony Company as the museum's March "Treasure of the Month". More
March 01, 2010 -- The Galveston Island Food & Wine Festival will be held at Saengerfest Park in Galveston on April 16-17. More
March 01, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include the opening of "Biloxi Blues" at the Clear Creek Community Theatre in Nassau Bay and "Chicago" at the McFaddin-Ward Auditorium in Beaumont. More
February 28, 2010 -- Neil Simon’s "Biloxi Blues" will open Friday night March 5 at Clear Creek Community Theatre. More
February 27, 2010 -- The Clear Creek Independent School District will present the “Young At Art” Student Art Exhibit at The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake, celebrating Youth Art Month. More
February 26, 2010 -- The College of the Mainland Jazz Ensemble will host a free concert on March 9, and is seeking donations for a trip to the first annual Jazz Education Network Conference. More
February 26, 2010 -- San Jacinto College South will open its production of "The Great American Trailer Park Musical" on March 11. More
February 26, 2010 -- The Ensemble Theatre in Houston has announced that it will host two additional performances of "American Menu" on March 6. More
February 26, 2010 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host its "Geaux for the Gold - Cajun Style" fund-raising event on March 18. More
February 26, 2010 -- Galveston’s Tremont Café located in The Tremont House, A Wyndham Grand Hotel, has launched a new bistro style menu. More
February 25, 2010 -- Alvin Community College Theatre will open its production of "Into the Woods" on March 6. More
February 25, 2010 -- Cirque Du Soleil will present performances of "Alegria" in Cypress at the Berry Center in June and at the Toyota Center in Houston in November. More
February 25, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Neil Berg's "101 Years of Broadway" on March 20. More
February 25, 2010 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host its "Fire on the Strings" Blugrass Music Fesital on May 13-15 at KOA Lake Conroe in Montgomery. More
February 25, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host a student art exhibit March 25 through April 7 in celebration of Youth Art Month. More
February 24, 2010 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo today announced the launch of Rodeo Houston Radio, an online radio channel playing music of past entertainers at Houston's rodeo. More
February 23, 2010 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host a reception and awards ceremony on Thursday for the 23rd Annual Protégé Competition and Exhibition. More
February 22, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host its 14th Annual Sacred Places Tour on Saturday. More
February 22, 2010 -- San Jacinto College Central will host its "Expo 2010" gala concert on Thursday. More
February 22, 2010 -- The San Jacinto Museum of History will open a new exhibit on March 12 entitled "Reflections of an Exhibit: Cecil Thomson Revealed". More
February 22, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Tao - The Martial Art of Drumming" at the Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and "Cirque Dreams Illumination" at the Hobby Center in Houston. More
February 22, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will host a special educational outreach program featuring Kaminara Taiko, who will provide a demonstration and brief history on Taiko drumming. More
February 22, 2010 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will host a concert featuring Mariangela Vacatello, a finalist from the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, on Saturday at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
February 21, 2010 -- Butler Longhorn Museum in League City will host A Night with the Artists on March 5. More
February 18, 2010 -- Galveston College will host artists Pat Johnson and Louis Greco today at the Fine Arts Gallery for a reception of the gallery's ceramic sculpture exhibit, which is currently on display. More
February 18, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host its 15th Annual Grand Kids Fest on April 10. More
February 17, 2010 -- Love Street Light Circus, a Houston non-profit organization, will host the "Hope for Haiti" relief benefit, featuring several Houston bands, on February 28. More
February 17, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House has announced that five Broadway stars are holding a contest for a chance to perform on stage with them in Neil Berg's "101 Years of Broadway" on March 20. More
February 16, 2010 -- San Jacinto College North will host a music recital on Thursday at the Dr. Charles Grant Fine Arts Center. More
February 16, 2010 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host an exhibit of the work of photographer Dornith Doherty, beginning March 6 during Galveston's ArtWalk. More
February 16, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Hairspray" on March 13. More
February 15, 2010 -- Galveston FeatherFest has announced that it is accepting entries for its photography contest. More
February 15, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Porgy and Bess" on March 6. More
February 15, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Leading Ladies" at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
February 15, 2010 -- The Academy of Texas Music, Inc. has released the list of official nominees for the 8th annual Texas Music Awards, which will be hosted by B. J. Thomas, on Saturday, May 15 at the Marshall Convention Center in Marshall. More
February 13, 2010 -- The Beaumont Civic Ballet will present "Spring Into Dance" and "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" on Sunday, February 21 for the public and on Monday, February 22 for local area schools. More
February 11, 2010 -- Midtown Galveston resident kat Joel reports on a community improvement project that allowed neighborhood youth to express themselves artistically. More
February 11, 2010 -- The Galveston Musical Club will present its annual "Music by Composers of African Heritage" program on February 21 at Reedy Chapel A.M.E. Church in Galveston. More
February 11, 2010 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a walking tour of the Houston Heights Historic District on Sunday. More
February 10, 2010 -- The Houston Public Library and Society for the Performing Arts will host a free performances of "STOMP" on Friday at the Central Library Plaza. More
February 10, 2010 -- The Lamar University Department of Theatre and Dance will debut its production of "Harrison, Texas: Three One-Act Plays by Horton Foote" on Thursday. More
February 10, 2010 -- Artist Ted Ellis recently visited students at Houston's M.C. Williams Middle School to launch "Art with a Purpose", an art-education program for teaching economically disadvantaged students about African-American visual art. More
February 09, 2010 -- The Mercer Arboretum & Botanic Gardens has announced its spring schedule of programs. More
February 08, 2010 -- "The Hollow", an Agatha Christie play, is playing at Clear Creek Community Theatre. Pat Patton has reviewed the performance. Review
February 08, 2010 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo will host its Downtown Rodeo Parade on February 27, with Texas Medical Center President and CEO Richard Wainerdi and University of Texas Medical school professor and trauma surgeon James H. "Red" Duke, Jr. serving as grand marshals. More
February 08, 2010 -- Lamar University will host three one-act plays set in the fictional town of Harrison, Texas, opening February 11 and running through February 16, at the Studio Theatre in Beaumont. More
February 08, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has published its schedule of upcoming events for the month of March. More
February 08, 2010 -- Moody Gardens in Galveston will premiere "Happy Feet 4D", a 3D digital movie including special effects such as wind, mist and vibrating seats, on March 13. More
February 08, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include the opening of "Miss Saigon" at the Hobby Center and "Playing Doctor" at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse. More
February 06, 2010 -- Nationally renowned, African-American impressionist and art education advocate, Ted Ellis recently celebrated the grand opening of his new studio, T. Ellis Art, located at 1007 W. Gray in Downtown, Houston. More
February 06, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will celebrate the life and work of Richard W. Wood along with the work of local photographers in a “double-feature” event that opens this week. More
February 06, 2010 -- This week's edition of The Electric Theatre Radio Hour, a production of George and Brenda Lee features an interview with Galveston mayoral candidate Joe Jaworski and Food! Glorious Food! More
February 06, 2010 -- San Jacinto College South will host the exhibit "Point Counter Point" by Houston artist Ben Woitena February 11- March 10 at the Marie Spence Flickinger Fine Arts Center. More
February 05, 2010 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will host a concert on February 27 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
February 05, 2010 -- The Galveston Firefighters Children's Parade will be held on February 14. More
February 05, 2010 -- The City of Kemah has published a schedule of events for the first Mardi Gras weekend. More
February 04, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation on Wednesday will relocate a 19th century cottage damaged by Hurricane Ike as part of the cottage's renovation into the foundation's "Green Revival" Showhouse. More
February 04, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host a walking tour of the Kempner Park neighborhood on February 13. More
February 03, 2010 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host its next "Bluegrass Night in League City" on February 20 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center. More
February 03, 2010 -- The Ensemble Theatre in Houston has announced that it will offer spring and summer classes of its Young Performers Program. More
February 03, 2010 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston will feature a carved Peruvian gourd on display as February's "Treasure of the Month". More
February 01, 2010 -- Tuesday is "Penguin Groundhog Day" at Moody Gardens in Galveston. More
February 01, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will open an exhibit of hand-made historic quilts on February 12 at the 1861 U.S. Custom House in Galveston. More
February 01, 2010 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo has announced that the deadline to apply for the rodeo's Opportunity and Metropolitan scholarships is February 19. More
February 01, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Riders in the Sky" at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston and the official opening of "Mrs. Mannerly" at The Alley Theatre. More
February 01, 2010 -- Moody Gardens will host former Galveston Independent School District administrator Ennis Williams on February 6 to discuss African immigration as part of the Moody Gardens Cultural Speaker Series. More
January 29, 2010 -- The Beaumont Civic Center has announced that tickets go on sale today for "Menopause the Musical", which opens June 29 at Julie Rogers Theatre. More
January 29, 2010 -- Austin’s piano boogie queen Marcia Ball and Texas Johnny Brown reunite for an iFest Mardi Gras party on Friday, February 12 at Houston’s Rockefeller Hall More
January 28, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Tao - The Martial Art of Drumming" on February 27. More
January 28, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present a performance of "Harry the Dirty Dog" on February 25. More
January 28, 2010 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will present its annual Youth Education Concerts on February 2-3 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
January 27, 2010 -- The Museum of Fine Arts Houston has announced that it will open the Lora Jean Kilroy Visitor and Education Center at its Bayou Bend Collegeion and Gardens museum in September. More
January 27, 2010 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host Family Arts Day on Saturday, February 13. More
January 25, 2010 -- The Art Studio, Inc. will host the Beaux Arts Ball on April 10 at the American Legion Hall in Beaumont. More
January 25, 2010 -- Lamar University's 2010 Literary Festival will host authors Robert Flynn, Jean Flynn and Andrew Geyer at events on February 1 and 22. More
January 25, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a performance of "Leading Ladies" on February 19. More
January 25, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Riders in the Sky" in concert on February 7. More
January 25, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include preview showings of "Mrs. Mannerly" at the Alley Theatre and "American Menu" at the Ensemble Theatre. More
January 24, 2010 -- Clear Springs High School art teacher Richard Williams, who has been selected as The Art Alliance Center at Clear Lake’s Outstanding Artist, will be honored on February 20 during “A Magical Evening of Art,” a gala hosted by TAACCL. More
January 24, 2010 -- The Texas City High School Theatre Department will present the musical "Little Shop of Horrors" on the last weekend of January and first weekend of February. More
January 22, 2010 -- George Lee's Electric Theatre Radio Hour this week will feature "Galveston Mayor Faux Pas and imaginary candidate Donny Warbler". More
January 21, 2010 -- The College of the Mainland Fine Arts Gallery will host an exhibit of Depression era photography by Eudora Welty from February 4 through March 10. More
January 21, 2010 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo has announced an entertainment line-up at "The Hideout" and special event days at the 2010 Houston rodeo. More
January 21, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has published its schedule of exhibits, events and workshops for February and March. More
January 21, 2010 -- The Beaumont Civic Center will host "Cage Rage VI - Total Destruction" on February 20. More
January 19, 2010 -- Alvin Community College recently held an opening reception for an exhibit of artwork created by faculty at Alvin Independent School District on display at the ACC Gallery. More
January 18, 2010 -- The Eighth Annual Revels Wake on Saturday, to celebrate the death of winter, will be held on Saturday, February 13 at Saint Arnold Brewing Company, 2000 Lyons Avenue in Houston. More
January 18, 2010 -- The Jefferson Theatre Preservation Society will host the annual "Brilliance!" concert on Friday at the Jefferson Theatre. More
January 18, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "My Funny Valentine" at the College of the Mainland Community Theatre and The Oak Ridge Boys in concert at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
January 18, 2010 -- MAYDAY PARADE is performing at House Of Blues in Houston on February 15 on the "Take Action Tour" to promote the new album "Anywhere But Here". More
January 17, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center Collaborated with the Design Team at “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” Project in Kemah! More
January 17, 2010 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has announced the winners of its Livestock Show and Rodeo Student Art Exhibition. More
January 15, 2010 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will resume self-guided tours on Monday. More
January 15, 2010 -- UpStage Theatre in Houston will open its production of "The Sunshine Boys" on February 19. More
January 14, 2010 -- San Jacinto College Central's theatre department will host open auditions for its upcoming production of "Time After Time" on January 19-20 and its production of "Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead" on January 23-24. More
January 14, 2010 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will host its annual Pops concert, featuring songs from Broadway plays, on January 23 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
January 13, 2010 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will display two new exhibits, one on African-American artwork, and another of German sculptures, January 23 through April 11, with an opening reception on January 22. More
January 13, 2010 -- Off the Wall Gallery in Houston will display the works of surrealist Salvador Dali collected by Pierre Argillet, with an opening reception on January 22. More
January 13, 2010 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will open its production of "The Hollow", an Agatha Christie murder mystery, on Friday. More
January 12, 2010 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre will open its production of "My Funny Valentine" on January 21. More
January 11, 2010 -- The combined choirs of St. Hyacinth & Shrine of the True Cross will perform Handel's "Messiah" in concert tonight at Shrine of the True Cross Catholic Church in Dickinson. More
January 11, 2010 -- Clear Creek Independent School District will host "Night at the Theatre" on Friday at the Clear Lake High School Auditorium, with students from the district's intermediate and high schools performing a mini-play. More
January 11, 2010 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake will host a performance of "The Vagina Monologues" on February 19 at Bayou Theater, with proceeds benefitting The Bay Area Turning Point and VDAY. More
January 11, 2010 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo has announced the entertainer lineup for Rodeo Houston 2010. More
January 11, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Wonderland" at the Alley Theatre and "Dealt a Deadly Hand" by the Beaumont Community Players at Greenberg Theatre. More
January 08, 2010 -- Lamar University has published its spring calendar of events for the College of Fine Arts & Communication. More
January 08, 2010 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will perform a concert on January 31 at The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
January 07, 2010 -- The Center for Contemporary Arts and Downtown Abilene will host an ArtWalk event on January 14 in Abilene. More
January 07, 2010 -- The Beaumont Civic Center has announced that comedian Rodney Carrington will perform on January 31 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
January 07, 2010 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host "Bluegrass Night in League City" on January 16 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center. More
January 06, 2010 -- Lamar University's Dishman Art Museum will host "Playing in the Sandbox", an exhibit by faculty member Meredith "Butch" Jack on January 11 through February 18. More
January 05, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host preservation architect Joe Opperman on January 15 at the 1892 Bishop's Palace to speak about repairing the roof of the Bishop's Palace. More
January 05, 2010 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a walking tour of the University of Houston campus on Sunday. More
January 05, 2010 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host tours January 8-10 commemorating the Civil War Battle of Galveston. More
January 05, 2010 -- The Ensemble Theatre in Houston will present "American Menu" starting with preview showings on January 30 and officially opening on February 4. More
January 05, 2010 -- Company OnStage will present "Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs" starting on January 16 as part of its Theater for Children series. More
January 05, 2010 -- Company OnStage in Houston will open its production of "Thunder Rock" on January 15. More
January 04, 2010 -- Yaga's Chili Quest & Beer Fest will be held on January 15-16 in Historic Downtown Galveston. More
January 04, 2010 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will host its annual Pops concert on January 23 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
January 04, 2010 -- Moody Mansion in Galveston will host its annual "Twelfth Night" free event with music and entertainment on Wednesday. More
January 04, 2010 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will hold auditions on January 10-11 for its upcoming production of "Biloxi Blues". More
January 04, 2010 -- The Rosenberg Library Museum in Galveston will display Victorian hair jewelry as its January "Treasure of the Month". More
January 04, 2010 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast region include "A Chorus Line" at the Hobby Center in Houston, and "Lost in Yonkers" at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse. More
January 01, 2010 -- Nominations are now open to the public in the process to decide who receives the coveted Texas Music Awards. More
December 30, 2009 -- Christian singer and songwriter Chris Clayton will perform a free concert on January 14 at the Beaumont Chick-Fil-A. More
December 28, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include Jerry Jeff Walker in Galveston and "Master Class" in Houston. More
December 28, 2009 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour in Galveston will host cast members of Ball High School's All-District production of "Willy Wonka". More
December 23, 2009 -- Off the Wall Gallery in Houston will host a sale of the works of pop artists Charles Fazzino and Michael Godard on February 12-21. More
December 23, 2009 -- The Krewe of Barkus & Meoux will host its twelth annual Mardi Gras parade on February 14, benefitting the Galveston Island Humane Society. More
December 23, 2009 -- Moody Gardens will kick-off its Cultural Speaker Series, coinciding with the "Forgotten Gateway" exhibit, on January 2 with speaker Harrold Henck of the Texas German Society. More
December 23, 2009 -- Off the Wall Gallery will exhibit a collection of works by surrealist Salvador Dali on January 22-24 at its gallery in Houston. More
December 22, 2009 -- Electric Theatre Radio Hour's next show will feature former Galveston City Council Member Jackie Cole and her discussion of the "$17,000 Galveston City Council workshop". More
December 21, 2009 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host "Water Sparks", an exhibit of glass and stone sculptures by Damian Priour, on January 23 through February 28. More
December 21, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast region include "Cats" in Galveston and "The Last Night of Ballyhoo" in Houston. More
December 20, 2009 -- Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host its next Free Bluegrass music show Saturday, January 16, 2010 Poster
December 17, 2009 -- The Galveston Arts Center today announced that it has been awarded a $30,000 grant from the Texas Historical Commission's Texas Preservation Trust Fund. More
December 17, 2009 -- The Houston-born performing artist Melissa Waddy-Thibodeaux will present her one-woman tour show “The Resurrection of General Harriet Tubman for Literacy” in Houston during January and February. More
December 15, 2009 -- The Electric Theatre Radio Hour on KGBC AM 1540 this Saturday will feature an interview of former Tiki Island mayor Dick Hensley. More
December 14, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include final performances of "The Sound of Music" in Houston and "A Broadway Christmas Carol" in Galveston. More
December 14, 2009 -- A new play, My Funny Valentine, featuring the songs of Rodgers & Hart, will open January 21 at the College of the Mainland Community Theatre. More
December 13, 2009 -- Galveston Author Jan Johnson attended a book signing for her new book Walking Historic Galveston: A Guide to its Neighborhoods at River Oaks Bookstore at 3270 Westheimer in Houston on Saturday. More
December 12, 2009 -- Mardi Gras Galveston will begin on February 5 and will continue until February 16, Fat Tuesday. More
December 11, 2009 -- Folk musician Caryl P. Weiss, who specializes in traditional American and British ballads, sea shanties and drinking songs, will perform at Texas Seaport Museum Sunday, December 13. More
December 09, 2009 -- Galveston Independent School District will open its all-district musical production of "Willy Wonka" on Thursday, with performances through Saturday at the Ball High School Auditorium. More
December 09, 2009 -- The Green House Gallery in Houston will open its "Home for the Holidays" group show on Saturday. More
December 08, 2009 -- Galveston Mayoral Candidate Betty Massey is the featured guest on George and Brenda Lee's Electric Theatre Radio Hour at 9 a.m. on Saturday on KGBC AM 1540 in Galveston. More
December 08, 2009 -- Texas author Michael T. Gracey has published a new science fiction novel, “The Time Shift,” set in the Texas Gulf Coast. More
December 07, 2009 -- The Dickinson Historic Railroad Center will host the "Holiday Express" Model Train Show on December 12-13. More
December 07, 2009 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo today announced Dierks Bentley, Rascal Flatts and Gary Allan as part of its entertainment line up for the 2010 Houston Rodeo. More
December 07, 2009 -- Performances and Concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include the opening of "The Sound of Music" in Houston and "The Nutcracker" in Galveston. More
December 04, 2009 -- Moody Gardens was scheduled to host a kick off of a nine-month cultural speaker series on Saturday to coincide with the "Forgotten Gateway: Coming to American through Galveston Island" exhibit. However, due to the unsafe travel conditions, the speakers have canceled the presentation appointment for this Saturday. The event will be rescheduled. More
December 02, 2009 -- Company OnStage in Houston will hold auditions December 13-14 for its upcoming productions. More
December 01, 2009 -- The Beaumont Civic Center today announced that comedian Ron White will perform on January 9 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
December 01, 2009 -- The Jung Center of Houston will present "Virtuous Realities: New Digital Paintings by Chalda Maloff", on exhibit from February 2-26. More
December 01, 2009 -- The Lamar Civic Orchestra will open its second season on December 8 with a concert at the Lamar University Setzer Student Center. More
December 01, 2009 -- UpStage Theatre in Houston will present "Santa's Magic Timepiece" December 5-20 at Lambert Hall. More
December 01, 2009 -- San Jacinto College South has published its spring schedule of fine arts events. More
December 01, 2009 -- Galveston Independent School District's Fine Arts Department will present an all-district production of "Willy Wonka" on December 10-12 at the Ball High School Auditorium. More
December 01, 2009 -- The Fellowship for the Performing Arts will present "The Screwtape Letters" on January 28-31 at the Hobby Center in Houston. More
November 30, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include Willie Nelson at The Grand 1894 Opera House tonight and the openings of "Rented Christmas" in Nassau Bay and "The Sanders Family Christmas" in Dickinson. More
November 29, 2009 -- Downtown Galveston was packed with visitors and local residents for ArtWalk on Saturday, November 28. More
November 27, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will open its production of "Rented Christmas" on December 4. More
November 25, 2009 -- The City of Galveston today announced that an exhibit of art pieces created from trees killed by Hurricane Ike will be on display on Saturday during ArtWalk. More
November 25, 2009 -- The Beaumont Civic Center on Tuesday announced that a second show has been added for Rodney Carrington on January 30 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
November 25, 2009 -- Rosenberg Library will an exhibit of sherbet glasses from Purity Ice Cream Co., which was founded in Galveston and was the Texas' oldest ice cream company. More
November 25, 2009 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation on Tuesday announced that tickets are still available for several special events taking place around the Dickens on The Strand festival. More
November 24, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host its 2009 Annual Meeting on December 8. More
November 23, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas has announced its hours of operation for the holiday season. More
November 23, 2009 -- Lamar University will host a holiday choral concert on December 6 at the Jefferson Theatre. More
November 23, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present the Gulf Coast Wood Turners Group on Saturday at ArtWalk. More
November 23, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "A Broadway Christmas Carol" in Galveston and "The Santaland Diaries" in Houston. More
November 22, 2009 -- The College of the Mainland Great Film Series will present the 1948 thriller “Sorry, Wrong Number” starring Barbara Stanwyck and Burt Lancaster on Friday, December 4. More
November 19, 2009 -- Lamar University's Wind Ensemble and Concert Band will perform on Tuesday at the University Theatre. More
November 19, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas has released its schedule of events for 2010. More
November 19, 2009 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Tuesday announced the champion wines from the 2010 Rodeo Uncorked! International Wine Competition. More
November 19, 2009 -- San Jacinto College is currently showcasing an exhibit of student artwork at both the South and Central campuses. More
November 19, 2009 -- The Urban Dare series of "adventure races" will come to Houston on Saturday. More
November 18, 2009 -- Lamar University will host a concert by the Lamar University Grand Chorus and A Cappella Choir on December 6 at the Jefferson Theatre in Beaumont as part of the university's "Lamarissimo!" Concert Series. More
November 17, 2009 -- Lamar University's Dance Company will host evenings of dance works from students and faculty on Thursday and Friday at the University Theatre. More
November 17, 2009 -- San Jacinto College North will host a concert on December 1 featuring a variety of musical styles. More
November 16, 2009 -- San Jacinto College Central's theatre and film department will hold open auditions on Thursday and Friday for children to be cast as elves in the holiday production of "Santa's Christmas Magic: The Musical". More
November 16, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "A Christmas Carol" in Houston and the Galveston Symphony Orchestra in Galveston. More
November 16, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Rita Rudner on Saturday. More
November 15, 2009 -- "You Have the Right to Remain Dead" will be performed by the Texas A&M University at Galveston Drama Club on Thursday and Friday, November 19-20, in the CLB auditorium on the TAMUG Mitchell campus on Pelican Island. More
November 15, 2009 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas’ concert season continues on November 21 at the Julie Rogers Theatre More
November 12, 2009 -- Preparations are now underway for French Quarter Festival 2010 on April 9 - 11, 2010. More
November 12, 2009 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host a reception on November 21 for the author of a new book on Galveston's historic tall ship, the Elissa. More
November 12, 2009 -- Moody Gardens in Galveston will kick off its annual Festival of Lights on Saturday. More
November 12, 2009 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host a youth cultural program on Native American culture on Saturday at the Michel B. Menard House. More
November 12, 2009 -- The Galveston Arts Center has scheduled Fall Art Workshops for children and adults. More
November 11, 2009 -- Lamar University will host poet and autism advocate Rebecca Foust on November 18 to present a talk on "Poetry and the World of Autism" and to perform a poetry reading. More
November 11, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Music Department will host its annual Christmas Choir Concert on December 2 at First United Methodist Church in Alvin. More
November 11, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House today announced that it will host the Broadway Musical "Cats" on December 26-27. More
November 10, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host its Nutcracker Afternoon Tea on December 12, and host performances of "The Nutcracker" by the City Ballet of Houston on December 12-13. More
November 10, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host two performances of "Camelot" on Sunday. More
November 10, 2009 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host a lecture on Friday from architectural historian Stephen Fox about Nicholas Clayton, an architect responsible for many of the public, commercial and residential buildings in Galveston, including the Bishop's Palace. More
November 10, 2009 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a walking tour of Downtown Art Deco architecture on Sunday. More
November 09, 2009 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host its last show of the year on November 21 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
November 09, 2009 -- The Beaumont Civic Ballet will open its 36th season with performances of "The Nutcracker" on December 12-13 at the Julie Rogers Theater. More
November 09, 2009 -- Comedian, actor and writer Rodney Carrington will perform at the Julie Rogers Theater in Beaumont on January 30. More
November 09, 2009 -- Performances and Concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include the opening of "The Nerd" in Houston and "Nuncrackers" in Beaumont. More
November 08, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has published its schedule of events during December. More
November 08, 2009 -- Four choirs in the Clear Creek Independent School District will perform with the Bay Area Chorus on Tuesday, November 10 at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church. More
November 08, 2009 -- San Jacinto College South will present the dance production "Winter Works" on November 12 and 13. More
November 05, 2009 -- The Tremont House, a Wyndham historic hotel, is now offering special Theater Patron Discounts to ticket holders of performances at both The Grand 1894 Opera House and etc Theater. More
November 05, 2009 -- Revels Houston will present its 19th annual production of The Christmas Revels, "transporting audiences to Medieval England for a celebration of the Winter Solstice" over two weekends, December 12-13. More
November 05, 2009 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a walking tour of the historic Glenwood Cemetery on November 21. More
November 05, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host a christmas ornament workshop on November 14. More
November 05, 2009 -- Lamar Theatre will present "All in the Timing", November 12-17 in the Studio Theatre at Lamar University. More
November 03, 2009 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will perform at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston on November 22. More
November 03, 2009 -- Company OnStage in Houston will open its production of "The Nerd" on November 13, with performances continuing through December 19. More
November 03, 2009 -- Company OnStage in Houston will open its production of "Frosty the Snowman" on November 14. More
November 03, 2009 -- Lamar University's College of Fine Arts and Communication has published its calendar of events for the fall. More
November 02, 2009 -- The Galveston Island Arts Academy will open its 2009-2010 "Rising Stars" series with a concert on Friday at the Moody Mansion. More
November 02, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include the opening of "The Last Night of Ballyhoo" in Houston and the Cirque Shanghai-Bai Xi in Galveston. More
November 01, 2009 -- Disney’s A Christmas Carol, premieres Friday, November 6 on Moody Gardens 3D Giant Screen Theater. More
November 01, 2009 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas will feature Dr. Lily Afshar in a performance of Rodrigo’s Concierto de Aranjuez on November 21 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
November 01, 2009 -- The Rosenberg Library’s Museum is featuring a miniature model of an antique hand-pumper fire engine as its November “Treasure of the Month.” More
November 01, 2009 -- Art Anthony, a native of Baytown, has written an historical fiction novel, Sulphur River, that tells the story of a fifteen-year-old boy who is drafted by the Confederate Army in the place of his dying father. More
November 01, 2009 -- The San Jacinto College South percussion ensemble will perform "Rhythmical Renditions of the Classics" on November 6. More
October 30, 2009 -- Lamar University’s Grand Chorus and A Cappella Choir will premiere under the direction of new conductor James Han on Sunday, November 1, at the First United Methodist Church in Beaumont. More
October 29, 2009 -- San Jacinto College Central's music department has announced its November line-up of concerts. More
October 29, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host "Tropical Delights: Flora and Fauna", an exhibit of paintings by artist Shyamala Rao, on November 5 through January 31 in Café Arts. More
October 29, 2009 -- "Understanding Poverty", a documentary photo exhibit by photographer Ben Tecumseh DeSoto, will be on display November 4-21 in the Houston City Hall Rotunda. More
October 29, 2009 -- The Armand Bayou Nature Center will host its 28th annual Martyn Farm Fall Festival on November 14-15. More
October 27, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present the Gulf Coast Wood Turners Group, which will showcase items created from Galveston trees, at ArtWalk on November 28. More
October 27, 2009 -- The Artist Boat in Galveston has released its schedule of "Eco-Art" and "Eco-Tour" Kayak Adventures for October through December. More
October 27, 2009 -- Elder Street Gallery in Houston will host "Imaginations", an exhibit featuring work from Deborah Moore, as well as other artists, on November 14 through November 22. More
October 26, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Willie Nelson in concert on November 29-30. More
October 26, 2009 -- Galveston's Rosenberg Library will present the last series of historic postcards at The Tremont House on November 28 during ArtWalk in Historic Downtown Galveston. More
October 26, 2009 -- San Jacinto College South recently held an opening reception for an exhibit of artwork from area high school students. More
October 26, 2009 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host exhibit openings on November 28 for works from Patrick Renner and Jonathan Leach. More
October 26, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "The Woman in Black" in Texas City and "Dracula" in Dickinson. More
October 23, 2009 -- The San Jacinto Museum of History on Thursday announced the acquisition of two "extraordinary" Texas history artifacts to its permanent collection. More
October 22, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host an opening reception for the launch of its "From Rice Fields to Rockets" exhibit tonight. More
October 22, 2009 -- The University of Houston's O'Kane Theatre will present its first musical ever, entitled "Ain't Misbehavin'", on October 30. More
October 21, 2009 -- Tickets are now available online to Dickens on The Strand, "Galveston Historical Foundation’s 36th annual Victorian-style street festival filled with costumes, music, food and wares straight from the streets of 19th-century London". More
October 21, 2009 -- The 3rd Annual Texas City Music Fest by the Bay will take place October 24 in Nessler Park. More
October 21, 2009 -- The City of Pasadena will host its annual "Monster Mash" event on Saturday at the PAL Gym. More
October 20, 2009 -- Galveston Arts Center will present two art making workshops for children and adults this fall at Moody Mansion. More
October 20, 2009 -- The Bob & Tom Show and KIOC 106.1 will present The Canadian Mist Bob & Tom Comedy All-Stars Tour at the Jefferson Theatre in Beaumont on December 4. More
October 20, 2009 -- Galveston will host its 28th annual Island Oktoberfest Friday through Saturday at the First Lutheran Church in Historic Downtown Galveston. More
October 20, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a perfomance of "The Wonder Bread Years" on Saturday, wih a portion of ticket proceeds to be donated to Galveston's Gleanings From The Harvest food bank. More
October 19, 2009 -- Officials with the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo today announced the first four entertainers lined up for the 2010 Houston Rodeo. More
October 19, 2009 -- Bayou City Art Festival Downtown has announced the "Art on Water" floating art award winners. More
October 19, 2009 -- The Lamarissimo! Concert Series will continue its 20th anniversary season with music of the Americas, "a colorful sound portrait showcasing Lamar faculty talents in solo and ensemble performances", on November 5 in the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
October 19, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "Mary Poppins" in Houston and "The Wonder Bread Years" in Galveston. More
October 17, 2009 -- Crisp winds and bright sunshine greeted thousands of visitors and residents of Galveston Island for the first day of ARToberFEST on Postoffice Street. More
October 17, 2009 -- Kozmic Pearl is returning to the Old Quarter in Galveston this weekend on Saturday October 17 for another hedonistic hippie happening. More
October 16, 2009 -- The 12th Annual ARToberFest will take place on Postoffice Street on October 17 and 18. More
October 16, 2009 -- The Commissioners Court of Galveston County has proclaimed the weekend of October 23 – 25, 2009 as “Square and Round Dance Weekend” in Galveston County in recognition of the Houston Square and Round Dance Council’s 61st annual Houston Hoedown taking place that weekend at Moody Gardens. More
October 15, 2009 -- Moody Gardens in Galveston will host an exhibit entitled "Forgotten Gateway: Coming to America through Galveston Island" starting November 21. More
October 15, 2009 -- The Moody Gardens Golf Course will host its Halloween-themed "Moody Madness VI" golf tournament on October 31. More
October 15, 2009 -- Five colleges and universities will present the very best of their theater repertoire at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival October 21-24 at San Jacinto College South. More
October 15, 2009 -- Tommy Tune, a multiple Tony award-winning entertainer, will perform at Lamar High School in Houston on October 21 and at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston on May 1. More
October 14, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host the Bay Area Houston Arts Fesival and Stages on November 6-7, which will include the works of artists such as Jeremy Grubbs. More
October 14, 2009 -- University of Houston-Downtown Associate Professor of Music, musicologist and performer Yvonne Kendall, will share the rich musical history of Spain at the 2nd Annual UHD Hispanic Heritage Month Concert on October 25 in the Willow Street Pump Station. More
October 14, 2009 -- Reliant Park today announced that the roof of the Reliant Stadium will be open, weather permitting, for the U2 concert tonight. More
October 14, 2009 -- Industrial Carillon, Lamar University’s new-music ensemble, will hold its first concert of the 2009-2010 season on October 19 in the atrium of the Mobil Oil Federal Credit Union in Beaumont. More
October 14, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host “Eat a Bug!” Family Arts Day on October 31 in celebration of Halloween and Day of the Dead. More
October 13, 2009 -- The Galveston Island Convention and Visitors Bureau has announced that Galveston Island will be host to a variety of holiday events this fall. More
October 13, 2009 -- The Re/Max Ballunar Liftoff Festival, sponsored by the City of Nassau Bay, will host entertainment by the United States Navy Band on October 24. More
October 13, 2009 -- Moody Gardens will host its free "Ghostly Gardens" Halloween event on October 25. More
October 13, 2009 -- Revels Houston will present its annual production of "The Christmas Revels" on weekends December 12-20 at the University of Houston's Wortham Theater. More
October 13, 2009 -- Alvin Community College Theatre will hold open auditions on October 19 for its production of "A Christmas Story". More
October 12, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Cherryholmes in concert on Friday. More
October 12, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include the opening of "Gruesome Playground Injuries" in Houston and Cherryholmes performing in Galveston. More
October 12, 2009 -- Multiple Tony-award winner Tommy Tune will hold a benefit performance of his current tour of “Steps in Time: A Broadway Biography in Song and Dance" on October 21 as the grand opening of the Ned S. Holmes Performance Hall at Lamar High School. More
October 12, 2009 -- Maestro Chelsea Tipton, II will take the stage on October 17 at the Julie Rogers Theatre as the new music director of the Symphony of Southeast Texas. More
October 11, 2009 -- The Bayou City Art Festival Downtown attracted large crowds to Downtown Houston on Saturday and Sunday. More
October 09, 2009 -- Award-winning Canadian mystery writer Louise Penny will sign and discuss her latest "Three Pines" novel, "The Brutal Telling" at the Central Library in Houston on October 14. More
October 09, 2009 -- Guidry News Service publishers Jim and Lynda Guidry will join host George Douglas Lee during the Electric Theatre Radio Hour at 9 a.m., Saturday, October 10 on KGBC 1540 AM radio. More
October 09, 2009 -- Greater Houston Preservation Alliance has announced that illness among its volunteer docents is forcing it to cancel this weekend's Warehouse District walking tour. More
October 09, 2009 -- Renowned southwest artist Amado Peña recently visited the San Jacinto College South campus to reflect upon his 30 years of experience creating paintings that depict the life and culture of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe. More
October 09, 2009 -- The San Jacinto College South theater department will present "The Arabian Nights" October 14-17. More
October 09, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has released information on events going on in the galleries, free workshops, and new class schedules. More
October 08, 2009 -- Film and television actor, Hal Wixon, is offering his annual workshop "Getting Started in Film and Television, The Business of Getting in the Business." on Saturday, October 24. More
October 08, 2009 -- The 28th annual Island Oktoberfest will host the return of its German Dinners during the festival, which will be held on October 23-24 in downtown Galveston. More
October 07, 2009 -- The "Small Works By Great Minds" auction, featuring the small works in all media of over 100 Bay Area artists, will open October 13 at The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake. More
October 07, 2009 -- “A Leg Up,” selected works by veteran artist and educator Ken Luce, will open on October 8 at San Jacinto College North’s Galeria Del Norte, located inside the Charles Grant Fine Arts Building. More
October 06, 2009 -- The Galveston College Art Faculty Exhibition will open October 7 and run through January 29 at the Galveston College Fine Arts Gallery. More
October 06, 2009 -- Moody Gardens recently announced that the opening of "Forgotten Gateway: Coming to America through Galveston Island" is scheduled for November 21. More
October 06, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will have an opening reception for "two powerful exhibitions with ties to Mexico" on October 9. More
October 06, 2009 -- The Lamar University Wind Ensemble and Concert Band tonight will bring the curtain up on the Lamarissimo! concert series’ 20th Anniversary Season in the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
October 05, 2009 -- The Beaumont Ballet Theatre will open its 2009 season on October 17 with a mixed repertoire performance at the Jefferson Theatre. More
October 05, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a mixed-media art exhibit entitled "Let the Spirit Move You... An Uplifting Arts Experience" during Galveston's Artwalk on Saturday. More
October 05, 2009 -- Performances and concerts on stage this week in the Gulf Coast region include the art of dancing in China with "Splendid China IV" in Houston and the continuation of "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" in Galveston. More
October 05, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host "Sweet Honey in the Rock" on Saturday at 8 p.m. More
October 05, 2009 -- The Earth's Influence, a new exhibit with a landscape inspired art theme, will be showing at College of the Mainland Fine Arts Gallery October 20 through November 20. More
October 05, 2009 -- A Mardi Gras themed fashion show, produced by www.wiredin.cc and benefiting the Jeanette Williams Foundation, will be held November 12 at Butler's Courtyard in League City. More
October 05, 2009 -- The Beaumont Civic Center Complex released its upcoming events for October, November and December. More
October 05, 2009 -- The annual Island Oktoberfest, hosted by First Lutheran Church, will be held October 23-24 in Historic Downtown Galveston. More
October 02, 2009 -- 60 Minutes and CBS Evening News Correspondent Byron Pitts will present his new book at the Houston Public Library’s Central Library on October 8. More
October 02, 2009 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will have a free bluegrass music show and jam session on October 17 and the third Saturday of each month, except December and May. More
October 02, 2009 -- Friends of the Triangle AIDS Network will host "Paint the Town Red: The Phantom of the Opera" on November 5 at the Beaumont Country Club. More
October 01, 2009 -- Mystic Krewe du Carnaval has announced its plan to participate in Yachty Gras 2010. More
October 01, 2009 -- Alvin Community College's Art Gallery is hosting an exhibit of the work of Michael Zikogiannis, a Pasadena artist who uses scrap metal to create his works, through October 30. More
October 01, 2009 -- St. Mark's Church in Beaumont will host its Fall Music Festival on October 9-11. More
September 30, 2009 -- Gay Pride Inc. will present the 3rd Annual Galveston Pride 2009 on October 24 in Saengerfest Park. More
September 30, 2009 -- Donald McKayle, one of the few remaining pioneers of African-American presence in modern dance, will give a free lecture and demonstration to the public highlighting his influential 60-year career in the dance world on October 15 in the Lamar University Theatre. More
September 30, 2009 -- Moody Gardens will host a production of "The Gift of Christmas Live" with Island Star Performances on December 17 through December 27. More
September 30, 2009 -- The 13th Annual Bayou City Art Festival Downtown has announced its entertainment line-up for the festival, which will be October 10-11 in Houston. More
September 29, 2009 -- A hand-crafted, one-of-a kind Ike Survivor Quilt will be auctioned off during Galveston's 28th annual Island Oktoberfest at First Lutheran Church on October 24. More
September 28, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host The B-52's in concert on Friday at 8 p.m. More
September 28, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center At Clear Lake will host the "Small Works By Great Minds" auction October 13-15. More
September 28, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include The B-52's in Galveston and opening of "The Odd Couple" in Port Arthur. More
September 27, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will host a special exhibit of "mixed media meditative and spiritual abstracts and inspiring photographic works" during Galveston's ArtWalk on Saturday, October 10. More
September 25, 2009 -- The Symphony of Southeast Texas has announced that the opening concert of its season, and its new Music Director's debut, will be October 17. More
September 24, 2009 -- Electric Theatre will perform "Do You Remember How We Used to Rock n' Roll" at the Old Central Cultural Center in Galveston on Saturday to raise funds for the Old Central Scholarship Fund and the Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association. More
September 24, 2009 -- Galveston's Rosenberg Library will have historic postcards on exhibit as part of ArtWalk at The Tremont House October 10. More
September 24, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host workshops on making "sugar skulls", a traditional Mexican Day of the Dead offering, on October 6 and 8. More
September 24, 2009 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake will present The Tourneés Festival, a French film festival, beginning October 23. More
September 24, 2009 -- Alvin Community College Theatre will open its production of "Lend Me a Tenor" on October 10. More
September 23, 2009 -- The Texas Rice Festival will start September 25 with the "BBQ Cook-off" weekend at Winnie-Stowell Park in Winnie. More
September 23, 2009 -- San Jacinto College announced that the San Jacinto College South Faculty Art Show is currently on display through October 15 in the Parker Williams Library. More
September 23, 2009 -- Z Krewe will host a murder mystery and the 16th Annual Royalty Cake Cutting Ceremony & Auction on October 17 at the Seabrook Community House. More
September 23, 2009 -- The Red River Revel Arts Festival will take place October 3-10 at Shreveport Riverfront in Louisiana. More
September 22, 2009 -- The Ensemble Theatre in Houston will start its "Theatre Speaks" discussion series on October 3. More
September 21, 2009 -- Galveston College will host an exhibit of work by its faculty starting October 7 and running through January 29 at the college's Fine Arts Gallery. More
September 21, 2009 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation on Saturday presented Lakewood Yacht Club's Commodore Don Kugle with the "Spirit of Elissa Award" for the club's support of the 1877 Elissa. More
September 21, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host its "Small Works by Great Minds" art auction on October 15, with a preview and silent auction of items on October 13-15. More
September 21, 2009 -- Main Street Theater will present its production of "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" starting November 27 at the Chelsea Market Stage. More
September 21, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include the premieres of "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" in Galveston and "Two Into One" in Dickinson. More
September 18, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston is participating in ArtWalk on October 10. More
September 18, 2009 -- San Jacinto College South will host "Inside the Artist's Studio with Amado Peña" on September 30, offering the public an inside glimpse of the man known as the Artisan of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona. More
September 18, 2009 -- Galveston's Rosenberg Library will have historic postcards on exhibit at The Tremont House October 10. More
September 18, 2009 -- Galveston Arts Center will present two exhibitions, "Chuy Benitez: Summer in the City" and "Mark Schatz: Earth Below Us", in conjunction with the October 10 ArtWalk. More
September 18, 2009 -- Island ETC at the Strand Theatre will present Edward Albee's "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" September 25 through October 17. More
September 18, 2009 -- College of the Mainland Fine Arts Gallery will host a new art exhibit entitled “Topologically Speaking” through October 5. More
September 16, 2009 -- The Art Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host the Third Annual Bay Area Houston Arts Festival and Stages on November 6-7 in Kemah and Nassau Bay. More
September 16, 2009 -- An exhibit by University of Houston-Clear Lake alumna Ingrid Montgomery-Swinton, featuring accomplishments by jazz tenor saxophonist Arnett Cobb, will be on display at the downtown Houston Public Library Julia Ideson Archive Building until September 30. More
September 16, 2009 -- The 3rd Annual Texas City Music Fest by the Bay will be held at Nessler Park on October 24. More
September 16, 2009 -- The Korean American Society of Houston will host the 2009 Houston Korean Festival on October 3 at the Houston Community College Spring Branch. More
September 15, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Speech and Drama Department will present its fall play, the comedy “Lend Me a Tenor” by Ken Ludwig, on October 10-11 and October 15-17 in the main campus theatre. More
September 15, 2009 -- Main Street Theater has released show information about "Afternoon of the Elves", "a beautiful story about the wonder of imagination and the strength of friendship". More
September 14, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host “From Rice Fields to Rockets: JSC in Houston’s Bay Area, the Journey in Sights and Sounds” from October 22 to November 4. More
September 14, 2009 -- San Jacinto College Central’s departments of theatre/film and music will hold the second round of auditions for "Willy Wonka" September 26-27 in the Slocomb Auditorium. More
September 14, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include Smokey Robinson in Galveston and the premiere of "You Can't Take It With You" in Clear Lake. More
September 14, 2009 -- Bayou City Art Festival Downtown has named bronze sculptor Kimber Fiebiger as its fall 2009 featured artist. More
September 14, 2009 -- University of Houston-Clear Lake has announced its 2009-2010 cultural arts lineup. More
September 11, 2009 -- Island ETC at the Strand will host a "rebirth" celebration open house on Saturday at its new location on Mechanic Street. More
September 10, 2009 -- Houston Public Library will host an opening reception on September 14 for its new photo exhibit, "Afghanistan: Journeys Beyond the Horizon", at the Central LIbrary. More
September 10, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake is hosting an exhibition entitled "Flotsam & Jetsam - Artists Respond to Hurricane Ike" through October 8. More
September 10, 2009 -- San Jacinto College South music professor Jeremías Garcia will bring authentic flamenco to the stage with "Unidos en Campãs" on September 18. More
September 10, 2009 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a walking tour of the University of St. Thomas campus on Sunday. More
September 10, 2009 -- Lamar University on Wednesday released a calendar of early fall events for its College of Fine Arts & Communication. More
September 10, 2009 -- Galveston Historical Foundation on Wednesday announced that it is sponsoring a tour of artist studios in Galveston on September 12 as part of the "Revival and Reflections" activities marking the anniversary of Hurricane Ike. More
September 09, 2009 -- The Green House Art Gallery in Houston will host its first anniversary with the Green Gala on September 12. More
September 09, 2009 -- Organizers of the Annual Greek Festival, which was scheduled for October 10-11, today announced that the event has been postponed until further notice. More
September 08, 2009 -- Lamar State College - Port Arthur will host a "Solid Gold Rock and Roll Show" on October 2 a the Carl Parker Multipurpose Center as part of the college's Centennial Celebration. More
September 08, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has released a schedule of exhibitions, workshops and classes in October and November. More
September 08, 2009 -- Performances and concerts on stage this week in the Gulf Coast region include "Grease" in Houston and "Doubt" in Texas City. More
September 07, 2009 -- The businesses on 25th Street and 25th at Market Street in Downtown Galveston are hosting a party on Friday evening to raise money for the replanting of Galveston's trees. More
September 05, 2009 -- Maureen Patton, executive director for The Grand 1894 Opera House, announced Friday afternoon that The Grand will be adding another hurricane documentary to the schedule for Saturday, September 12. More
September 04, 2009 -- The Houston Public Library will be hosting the "Vernacular Architecture and the Building Arts in Houston: The Gulf Coast Connection" symposium on September 12 at the Central Library. More
September 04, 2009 -- The Houston Symphony, Consulate General of Mexico and Chevron will host the annual free "Chevron Fiesta Sinfónica Familiar!", to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, on September 13 at Jones Hall. More
September 04, 2009 -- The Dishman Art Museum, on the campus of Lamar University, will host an opening reception for the annual Faculty Art Exhibition September 11. More
September 04, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host its annual fund-raising event, the Art of Beer, on October 1. More
September 02, 2009 -- Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark today announced that it will be featured in a special airing on the Travel Channel tonight. More
September 02, 2009 -- The Beaumont Civic Center today announced that, due to public response, Playhouse Disney Live! has added performances to its schedule. More
September 01, 2009 -- The North Galveston County Chamber of Commerce has joined forces with All Points Productions to bring the Kemah Classic Car Show & Coastal Starving Artists Festival to the Kemah Lighthouse District on October 3. More
August 31, 2009 -- Elder Street Gallery will hold its 1st Annual International Miniature Art Show September 19 through October 3. More
August 31, 2009 -- The Academy of Texas Music, Inc. Board of Directors has named the Marshall Civic Center in Marshall, Texas as the location of the 8th annual Academy of Texas Music Awards on May 15, 2010. More
August 31, 2009 -- Artist Boat will hold a silent auction and wine tasting fundraiser October 10 at Cafe Madrid in Galveston. More
August 31, 2009 -- Ike challenge quilts handcrafted by members of Galveston’s Island Quilters Guild will be displayed beginning this weekend on stage at The Grand 1894 Opera House as part of the City of Galveston-sponsored “Revival and Reflections” events commemorating the first anniversary of Hurricane Ike. More
August 31, 2009 -- The University of Houston-Downtown’s Young Sounds of Houston Jazz Orchestra and the University’s Civic Jazz Orchestra will perform September 27 at the 12th Annual Kemah Jazz Festival. More
August 31, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host its third annual art auction, "Small Works by Great Minds" on October 15. More
August 31, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will hold auditions for "The 7 Keys" on September 6-8. More
August 31, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include "The Foreigner" in Beaumont and "The House of Spirits" in Houston. More
August 28, 2009 -- The Electric Theatre Radio Hour, a production of George Douglas Lee on KGBC 1540 AM radio in Galveston, will feature an interview with Galveston City Council Member Elizabeth Beeton at 9 a.m. on Saturday. More
August 27, 2009 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation today announced that it will host its annual Dickens on The Strand Victorian Holiday Festival on December 5-6 in Galveston's Historic Downtown District. More
August 27, 2009 -- The City of Galveston will sponsor a “Revival and Reflections” Opening Ceremony and Torch Relay that will feature the unveiling and dedication of the island’s first ofrenda on September 8 at Fort Crockett Park. More
August 24, 2009 -- Electric Theatre Band will perform on September 26 at the Old Cultural Center in Galveston to raise funds for the Old Central Scholarship Fund. More
August 24, 2009 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation on Friday announced that it will sponsor Artist Homestead Galveston Island's first annual Artist Studio Tour, which will take place on September 12. More
August 24, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast region include the Luma Light Show in Houston and the closing performances of "Singin' in the Rain" in the Bay Area. More
August 22, 2009 -- Artist James D. Phillips this weekend is carving a dalmatian puppy and a fire hydrant from oak trees beside Fire Station 1 in Galveston. More
August 21, 2009 -- Galveston artist and Galveston Historical Foundation employee Brandon Ragan will display a collection of Ike debris art at the GHF’s new downtown retail shop during ArtWalk this Saturday. More
August 21, 2009 -- The Galveston Arts Center has released the participating venues and locations for the August 22 ArtWalk. More
August 20, 2009 -- Former Texas State Representative Lloyd Criss has published "Rough & Tumble Texas Political Combat," a publication that provides inside information on political campaigns and governmental action at both the state and local levels. More
August 20, 2009 -- Company OnStage in Houston will hold auditions on August 30-31 for several shows in its upcoming season. More
August 19, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host an "Art of Beer" event on October 1. More
August 18, 2009 -- San Jacinto College Central’s theatre department on August 26-27 will hold open public auditions for adults and children to be cast in the family-oriented musical “Willy Wonka”. More
August 17, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre's Youth Apprentice Program will continue its production of "Singin' in the Rain" through August 30. More
August 17, 2009 -- The Galveston Island Nature Tourism Council will host the eighth annual FeatherFest event on April 8-11, 2010. More
August 17, 2009 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will present "Bluegrass in the Park" on August 29 at League Park in League City. More
August 17, 2009 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will display quilts from the "Ike Challenge" for the 13th Annual Island Quilters Guild Show, which opens on September 18 at the 1861 Custom House in Galveston. More
August 17, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast region include "The Color Purple" in Houston and "Everybody Loves Opal" in Dickinson. More
August 17, 2009 -- The South Shore Dockside Food & Wine Festival will host Kinky Friedman during its celebration on October 17. More
August 16, 2009 -- Reverend Donald Lee's latest contribution reviews the work and witness of Zydeco musician Sean Ardoin of Lake Charles. More
August 14, 2009 -- “Driftwood,” a musical for broadcast and compact disc co-written by Johnny Edson, an Austin singer-songwriter, will premiere August 22 on Lamar University public radio KVLU. More
August 13, 2009 -- The Houston Downtown Management District has announced new seasons for the Downtown Theater District, including performances of "Very Merry Pops" and "Handel's Messiah" by the Houston Symphony Orchestra, a classic opening performance of "Our Town" at the Alley Theatre, performances of "Grease" and "Meet Me in St. Louis" by Theatre Under the Stars, and performances by the Houston Grand Opera at the Wortham Center. More
August 13, 2009 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will kick-off its fall performance season on September 13 with a free POPS concert at the Moody Gardens Ballroom. More
August 13, 2009 -- The final Summer Band Concert by the Galveston Beach Band attracted a large family crowd to Sealy Pavilion behind Ashton Villa on Tuesday. More
August 12, 2009 -- Moody Gardens will host Pat Green and Lynyrd Skynyrd in concert on October 30-31 at the Moody Gardens Outdoor Amphitheater in conjunction with the 2009 Lone Star Rally. More
August 12, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas on September 12 will host an '80s Dance Party Gala to celebrate its 22nd anniversary. More
August 12, 2009 -- Galveston Arts Center will present two exhibitions, "Houston. It’s Worth It. IKE" and "Art For All", in conjunction with the August 22 ArtWalk. More
August 11, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will have performances of "Singin' in the Rain" August 14-30. More
August 10, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast region include the opening of "Singin' in the Rain" and special free performances of "The Wiz" in Houston. More
August 10, 2009 -- The University of Houston-Downtown has released its fall 2009 arts calendar of events, including local Houston artists and poets, Eastern European and Asian culture, and a musical revue. More
August 07, 2009 -- Bay Area Harbour Playhouse will present "Everybody Loves Opal", a comedy written by John Patrick and directed by Bennie Nipper, beginning August 21. More
August 07, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake released information on exhibits and auctions happening through October. More
August 06, 2009 -- Galveston Mayoral Candidate Joe Jaworski will be the guest on George Lee's Electric Theatre Radio Hour on KGBC 1540 AM Radio at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday. More
August 06, 2009 -- Moody Gardens announced that Dinosaur Alive! will be closing on August 16 and released information on its lower prices on day passes. More
August 06, 2009 -- Elder Street Gallery will host “It's a Small World”, featuring very finely detailed, small paintings, on September 19. More
August 06, 2009 -- First Evangelical Lutheran Church will host Island Oktoberfest during the last weekend of October in downtown Galveston. More
August 06, 2009 -- Lakewood Yacht Club will host the 2009 J/80 North American Championship Regatta on October 21-25 on Galveston Bay. More
August 06, 2009 -- A "Woodstock Revisited" concert will be held at Dean's Credit Clothing in Houston on August 16 to celebrate the 40th Anniversary of Woodstock. More
August 05, 2009 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host the Woodland Heights Walking Tour on August 9. More
August 05, 2009 -- The 3rd Annual Texas City Music Fest by the Bay will be October 24 in Nessler Park. More
August 04, 2009 -- Lamar University today announced that Judy Sebesta will be the chair of its newly formed Department of Theatre & Dance. More
August 04, 2009 -- Del Espadín Flamenco and Spanish Dance Academy & Soraya's School of Belly Dance will have an open house and fall 2009 registration on August 22. More
August 04, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will present paintings of interior scenes and coffeehouse paintings by Austin-based artist Lavanna Martin on view in Café Arts August 6 through November 1. More
August 03, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include the opening of "Tuna Does Vegas" in Galveston and the continuation of the Shakespeare Festival in Houston. More
August 03, 2009 -- C4 Clear Creek Community Charities will host the South Shore Dockside Food & Wine Festival on October 17. More
August 01, 2009 -- Lynda Guidry recently met with Kay Taylor Burnett in a coffee house on Galveston Island to discuss the publication of her first book "No Odes to Widows". More
July 31, 2009 -- Multiplicity, a group art exhibit featuring four local artists who have "gathered to show Houston the diversity of women’s art", will take place September 26. More
July 30, 2009 -- The South West International Boat Show will be held in Bay Area Houston on September 24-27 at the South Shore Harbour Marina. More
July 30, 2009 -- Gini Brown reviewed the history of the Galveston Seawall at this week's Summer Band Concert. More
July 30, 2009 -- DiverseWorks Art Space in Houston on Wednesday announced its line up of performances and exhibits for the 2009-2010 season. More
July 30, 2009 -- The Bayou City Art Festivals in Houston on Wednesday announced that it has received eight awards from the 2009 Texas Festivals and Events Association. More
July 30, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will host the final four performances of its production of William Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing" this weekend. More
July 28, 2009 -- The 2009-2010 Performing Arts Season at The Grand 1894 Opera House will kick off with Smokey Robinson on September 18. More
July 27, 2009 -- The City of Friendswood will continue its "Movies-In-The-Park" series on Friday at Centennial Park with a screening of Indiana Jones: Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. More
July 27, 2009 -- Performances and concerts on stage this week in the Gulf Coast area include "Twelfth Night" at the Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston and "Cabaret" in Galveston. More
July 24, 2009 -- The Galveston County Historical Museum, which is moving its offices and collections to a new location on the 4th floor of the Shearn Moody Plaza building at 25th and Strand, reports that it has cataloged more than 370 recent accessions to its artifact and archival collections. More
July 24, 2009 -- NewsRadio 740 KTRH's Lana Hughes and JP Pritchard were recently inducted into the Texas Radio Hall of Fame. More
July 24, 2009 -- Prudential Gary Greene Realtors will showcase property in Houston's Southampton, with an exhibit featuring Houston artists and classical music, beginning July 31. More
July 23, 2009 -- The Gaylord Texan Hotel and Convention Center's ICE! exhibit will showcase "How The Grinch Stole Christmas!" beginning November 12 in Grapevine, Texas. More
July 23, 2009 -- The Beaumont Civic Center Complex released its upcoming events for August, September and October. More
July 22, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host an exhibit of selections from its permanent collection of it cityscape photographs and paintings and prints from the late 19th and early 20th century. More
July 21, 2009 -- Doug Hiser, an information specialist for the Bay Area Houston Convention & Visitors Bureau, was the featured artist at the “Old World Harvest Festival” at Haak Vineyards & Winery in Santa Fe, Texas on July 11. More
July 20, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include the Galveston Summer Band Concert Series and Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing" at the Clear Creek Community Theatre. More
July 17, 2009 -- The Southeast Texas Hispanic Cultural and Educational Center, Inc. will host Latino Fest Dance August 8 at the Robert A."Bob" Bowers Civic Center in Port Arthur. More
July 14, 2009 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host a free bluegrass music show and jam session July 18 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
July 13, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stages in the Gulf Coast region include "Sherlock Holmes and The Crucifer of Blood" in Houston and "The Producers" at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse. More
July 13, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will open its production of Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing", on July 23. More
July 13, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will host performances of its youth production, "The Princess and the Pea", Thursday through Saturday. More
July 13, 2009 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre will present its production of "The Pirates of Penzance" July 16 through August 9. More
July 13, 2009 -- Country Music Artist Kevin Fowler will perform at the Dixie Dance Hall in Beaumont on Thursday. More
July 13, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake released information on upcoming and ongoing activities. More
July 13, 2009 -- Galveston Island's recovery from Hurricane Ike continued on Saturday with ArtWalk in Downtown Galveston. More
July 10, 2009 -- The Houston Public Library Central Library will host author James Rollins as part of its "An Afternoon With..." author program on July 15. More
July 09, 2009 -- Bonnie Cokinos will be awarded the Dance Masters of America Presidents's Award at the Anniversary Awards Banquet and Gala on July 10 in Washington, D.C. More
July 08, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host "Cool Summer Art(e)scapes" Family Arts Day on July 25. More
July 07, 2009 -- August Jazz Month will kick off with the 19th Annual Houston Int’l Jazz Festival at Discovery Green Park August 1-2. More
July 07, 2009 -- Horse Head Theatre will present "Ceremony", "a theatrical presentation that depicts an integral part of each Horse Head Theatre production," on July 31 at Frenetic Theater in Houston. More
July 07, 2009 -- The Moody Gardens Golf Course will host Moody Madness IV: All American Summer Scramble Golf Tournament on July 18. More
July 06, 2009 -- The Youth Apprentice Program at Clear Creek Community Theatre will be presenting The Princess and the Pea July 9-18. More
July 06, 2009 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host ArtWalk in Downtown Galveston this Saturday night. More
July 06, 2009 -- Concerts and performances this week on stage in the Gulf Coast region include the opening of "Cabaret" at Island ETC's new location and the continuation of "The Wiz". More
July 06, 2009 -- Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Gretchen Peters will perform at the San Benave Concert Series in League City on July 19. More
July 06, 2009 -- Island ETC will have its grand opening at the Strand Theatre on July 10 with the "deliciously and divinely decadent musical," CABARET. More
July 05, 2009 -- Seasons in the Sun – A Celebration of Jacques Brel, a new cabaret show starring Deborah Boily, Terry Jones, Bethany Daniels Shapiro and Rob Flebbe will open at Ovations Night Club on Friday, July 10. Guidry News Service spoke with Boily about the new material to be performed. More
July 03, 2009 -- Island etc at the Strand Theatre recently announced its 2009-2010 season at its new location on Ships Mechanic Row in Galveston. More
July 02, 2009 -- The YMBL/PBR Chute-Out Bull Ride will take place at the Ford Park Arena on August 21-22. More
July 02, 2009 -- The Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Houston will present its production of "The Pirates of Penzance" July 17-26 at the Cullen Theater in the Wortham Center in Houston. More
July 02, 2009 -- UpStage Theatre will open its production of "The Odd Couple" on July 17, with performances through August 1 at Lambert Hall in Houston. More
July 01, 2009 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host art making classes for children between the ages of 6 and 14 at Moody Mansion each Friday through August 7th. More
July 01, 2009 -- Artist Boat released job postings for four Eco-Art Educator positions and two Eco-Art Resident positions. More
July 01, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host an art and garage sale or "gARTage" sale, on July 17. More
June 30, 2009 -- Galveston Arts Center will present an exhibition of work by artist Ken Mazzu July 11 through August 9. More
June 30, 2009 -- Theatre Under The Stars recently announced the members of its all teenage cast of "13", a new musical comedy production it will present in September. More
June 30, 2009 -- The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 502 Church in Galveston, is hosting Bill and Eli Perras, a musical duo from DeLand, Florida, at its Sunday service on July 19. More
June 29, 2009 -- Concerts and performances this week on stage in the Gulf Coast region include a preview of "Ps and Qs: The ABCs of Manners" and the continuation of "The Wiz". More
June 29, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Speech and Drama Department will present the second show of the Summer Children’s Theatre Festival season, “In One Basket” by Shirley Pugh, July 27-30 at the ACC Pearland Center. More
June 29, 2009 -- The Green House Gallery will host the "Mid Summer Night" exhibit opening on July 10 in Houston. More
June 25, 2009 -- The Lunar Rendezvous Festival has announced events planned for July. More
June 24, 2009 -- Mack Hayes has published a special video, AMERICA IS ME - Anthem for "We the People" a - Tea Party salute, as a special Fourth of July offering. More
June 23, 2009 -- Galveston Beach Band, led by Frank Incaprera, will begin a weekly concert series on Thursday, July 2 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. at Saengerfest Park, 23rd and Strand. More
June 22, 2009 -- Performances this week on stage in the Gulf Coast area include the opening of "Reckless" by Company OnStage in Houston and the continuation of the Galveston Summer Band Concert Series. More
June 22, 2009 -- Main Street Theater will present its production of "Ps and Qs: ABCs of Manners", July 5 through August 9 at its Chelsea Market stage. More
June 21, 2009 -- Sarah Sullivan continued her tale of "Date Night in Galveston" at last week's Summer Band Concert by the Galveston Beach Band at Sealy Pavilion behind Ashton Villa. More
June 19, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Summer Children’s Theatre Festival production of “Charlotte’s Web” will run at the Pearland Center June 22-25. More
June 19, 2009 -- Galveston’s Grand 1894 Opera House will present "Tuna Does Vegas", the latest installment from the “Greater Tuna” creative team, August 7-16. More
June 19, 2009 -- Pyrotechnics by Lamb will direct and produce the annual Fourth of July fireworks show at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in East Texas. More
June 17, 2009 -- An exhibit of portfolios from Lamar University’s interior design program will be on display at the Dishman Art Museum until July 11. More
June 17, 2009 -- Company OnStage in Houston will present the Hans Christian Anderson story of The Little Mermaid, by Linda Daugherty, with two shows every Saturday through July 25. More
June 17, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake recently announced that Darby Wilson Mair has joined the organization as executive director. More
June 17, 2009 -- Company OnStage in Houston will open its production of "Reckless", a comedy by Craig Lucas on June 26. More
June 17, 2009 -- Jordan Fife Hunt will perform a repertoire from Blues to Broadway on July 3 at Ovations. More
June 16, 2009 -- Earthquake & Friends Comedy Explosion will take place on July 17 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
June 15, 2009 -- The Galveston Beach Band continues to entertain families in Sealy Pavilion behind Ashton Villa each Tuesday evening. At last week's concert, Juan Peña, a GuidryNews.com contributor provided photos and an audio recording of Sarah Sullivan with "Date Night in Galveston." More
June 15, 2009 -- Performances and concerts this week on stage in the Gulf Coast region include the opening of "The Wiz" by The Ensemble Theatre and KPRC Local 2 Summer Symphony Nights at Miller Outdoor Theatre. More
June 14, 2009 -- The Alley Theatre’s endeavor to “provide audiences with the highest quality theatre” is once again realized in the mounting of The Farnsworth Invention, its last play of the 2008-2009 season. A Review by Lynda Guidry More
June 11, 2009 -- Lamar University on Tuesday announced that tickets for its 20th anniversary season of the Lamarissimo! concert series are on sale. More
June 10, 2009 -- The City of Friendswood and the Friendswood Rotary Club will sponsor its first "Movies-In-The-Park" on Saturday at Centennial Park with a screening of "Madagascar 2 - Escape 2 Africa". More
June 10, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will host auditions on Thursday and Sunday for its upcoming production of Shakespeare's "Much Ado About Nothing". More
June 10, 2009 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a walking tour of the Broadacres Historic District on Sunday. More
June 09, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will close its season with the final performances of "The Housekeeper" this weekend. More
June 08, 2009 -- Performances and concerts on stage in the Gulf Coast area this week include the Summer Sampler of Dance by the Houston Metropolitan Dance Center and The Blew Note Trio, both performing at Miller Outdoor Theatre. More
June 08, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has released a schedule of upcoming exhibits and workshops at the center. More
June 08, 2009 -- Main Street Theater's production of "Winnie-the-Pooh" will play a the Chelsea Market stage through July 18. More
June 08, 2009 -- Ovations Nightclub in Houston will host a production of "Seasons in the Sun... A Celebration of Jacques Brel" beginning July 10 and running through August 1. More
June 06, 2009 -- A group of Galveston citizens have launched a campaign to market Galveston Island nationwide to artists. More
June 05, 2009 -- The first Summer Band Concert by the Galveston Beach Band since Hurricane Ike attracted a large family crowd to Sealy Pavilion behind Ashton Villa. More
June 05, 2009 -- The 8th annual Gospel by the Sea Concert and Brunch, benefitting St. Vincent's House, will take place June 14 in Galveston. More
June 05, 2009 -- The icon of paleoanthropology—the famous 3.2 million-year-old hominid known as Lucy—will travel to New York’s Times Square, for display from June 24 through October 25, 2009. More
June 04, 2009 -- Galveston's Texas Seaport Museum will host the annual Plankowners' Party and Auction benefit on June 6. More
June 04, 2009 -- The annual AIA Sandcastle Competition will be held on Saturday at Galveston's East Beach. More
June 02, 2009 -- Galveston's "Movie Nite on The Strand" event will host a screening of "Raiders of the Lost Ark" on Saturday at Saengerfest Park. More
June 01, 2009 -- The Moody Mansion in Galveston will host its week-long "Child's Play" summer day camps in June and July. More
June 01, 2009 -- David Cook will perform in concert on July 5 at the Moody Gardens Outdoor Amphitheater in Galveston. More
June 01, 2009 -- Performances and concerts on stage in the Gulf Coast region this week include the opening of "The Farnsworth Invention" in Houston and "Kitchen Witches" in Dickinson. More
May 29, 2009 -- The Galveston Summer Band Concerts by Frank Incaprera's Galveston Beach Band will begin next Tuesday, June 2 and will continue each Tuesday through August. More
May 29, 2009 -- The City of Pasadena’s first Movie Night in the Park will be May 30 in Strawberry Park. More
May 29, 2009 -- The Houston Public Library will host its first Living Library event on June 6 at the Houston Public Library Central Library. More
May 28, 2009 -- Cuadro La Tempestad, with special guests Lucia Rodriguez-Sanchez & Valdemar Phoenix, will celebrate her birthday and her return to the Houston flamenco scene at Cafe Byblos on June 25. More
May 28, 2009 -- The College of the Mainland Community Theater is currently showing its production of "Red Herring", a comedy by Michael Hollinger. More
May 28, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Speech and Drama Department will present the first show of the Summer Children’s Theatre Festival season, “Charlotte’s Web” by Joseph Robinette, June 22-25 at the ACC Pearland Center Theatre. More
May 28, 2009 -- Moody Gardens Golf Course will host a series of junior golf camps in June, July and August. More
May 28, 2009 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host its final public tours of the Beachtown Idea House this weekend. More
May 27, 2009 -- Moody Gardens will host the exhibit Dinosaurs Alive! from June 6 through August 16. More
May 27, 2009 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston will present four free performances of a theater production depicting the true stories of caregivers in the Houston and Galveston area who have taken care of parents, children and spouses with dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. More
May 26, 2009 -- Performances and concerts on stage in the Gulf Coast area this week include Ritmo Latino at the Miller Outdoor Theatre in Houston and Steve Tyrell at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
May 26, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will open its production of "The Housekeeper" on Friday. More
May 22, 2009 -- Galveston Arts Center is pleased to present a group exhibition of Galveston-based artists with an ArtWalk opening reception on May 30. More
May 22, 2009 -- Red Herring, a “Cold War” comedy, is now playing at the College of the Mainland Community Theatre through June 14. More
May 21, 2009 -- Bridge City’s Studio C Dance Center will present the Open House 2009 dance recital on May 30 at the Julie Roger's Theater. More
May 21, 2009 -- Burke Evans will be honored as the special recipient of the eighteenth annual Leonora Kempner Thompson Community Enrichment Award on May 29. More
May 19, 2009 -- The freestyle motocross series Red Bull X-Fighters Texas will take place on June 27 at the Historic Fort Worth Stockyards. More
May 19, 2009 -- The Green House Gallery opens its “Enter the Woods” show with four guest artists, featuring Gulf Coast landscapes and diverse woodland themes, as well as mixed-media pieces including wood, fiber, ceramics and metal on June 13. More
May 19, 2009 -- Mudbug Madness in Shreveport and Jambalaya Festival in Gonzales will take place over Memorial Day Weekend. More
May 18, 2009 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host the first concert of its "History, Community, Recovery" Series on Friday in the first floor grand entrance hall of the 1861 U.S. Custom House. More
May 18, 2009 -- Performances and concerts on stage in the Gulf Coast Region this week include Dancin' in the Street... Motown & More Revue in Houston and a screening of "Ike: A Documentary" in Galveston. More
May 14, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a book-signing by local author Kay Taylor Burnett on Saturday. More
May 14, 2009 -- Moody Gardens on Wednesday released its schedule of summer season events in partnership with Island Star Performances. More
May 14, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake released information about events coming up in June. More
May 14, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas presents "A New Purpose", 10 works by local artist Summer Lydick, in Café Arts through August 2. More
May 13, 2009 -- The Jubilee Banjo Band will present a single, two hour benefit performance for The Grand 1894 Opera House on Sunday May 17. More
May 13, 2009 -- Houston artist, Hanh Tran, will debut original oil paintings at The Art of Sunshine, exhibition and charity auction on June 4 at Momentum Audi car dealership in Houston. More
May 13, 2009 -- Conductor Chelsea Tipton II this season is touring with the acclaimed Sphinx Chamber Orchestra throughout major centers in the United States culminating in a performance at Carnegie Hall. More
May 11, 2009 -- Galveston Island released announced that it has been selected as the number one attraction in Texas by leisure travelers outside of the state according to a report prepared for the Office of the Governor, Economic Development and Tourism. More
May 11, 2009 -- Performances and concerts on stage this week in the Gulf Coast region include the opening of "Happy Days" in Houston and "Capitol Steps" in Galveston. More
May 09, 2009 -- Singer/Songwriter Marianne Keith will perform with Better Than Ezra and Tyrone Wells on June 6 at House of Blues in Houston. More
May 09, 2009 -- The Beaumont Art League will present Herman Hugg in a retrospective exhibition May 16-31. More
May 08, 2009 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre has announced its Outstandng Volunteer Awards. More
May 08, 2009 -- The College of the Mainland Jazz Combo participated at the University of North Texas Jazz Festival in Addison on April 16-18. More
May 08, 2009 -- The College Of the Mainland Jazz Combo and COM Jazz Faculty will present a concert on Wednesday May 13 in the Fine Arts Recital Hall. More
May 08, 2009 -- The Houston Airport System's Aeros and Autos festival will take place on May 9 at Ellington Airport. More
May 08, 2009 -- Galveston's Grand 1894 Opera House presents Chubby Checker & The Wildcats on May 9. More
May 06, 2009 -- Lynda Guidry has posted a review of Rock 'N' Roll, Tom Stoppard's latest play, which is now featured at the Alley Theatre in Houston. More
May 05, 2009 -- R&B artists Robin Thicke & Jennifer Hudson, previously set to perform Friday, May 8 at Reliant Arena, have rescheduled the concert for Sunday, May 17. More
May 05, 2009 -- The Alley Theatre will present its production of "Sherlock Holmes and The Crucifer of Blood", July 15 to August 16, as part of its ExxonMobil Summer Chills series. More
May 04, 2009 -- The Chamber Winds and College Chorale at San Jacinto College Central will present a suite from "Carmina Burana" on May 7. More
May 04, 2009 -- The Galveston Bay Foundation will host Bay Day on May 16 at the Kemah Boardwalk. More
May 04, 2009 -- Performances and concerts on stage this week in the Gulf Coast Region include the opening of "The Scarlet Pimpernel" in Beaumont and the conclusion of "Arsenic and Old Lace" at Clear Creek Community Theatre. More
May 01, 2009 -- Lamar University’s Repertory Dance Theatre will present a free demonstration on the history of modern dance on May 5 in the Health and Human Performance Building Annex. More
May 01, 2009 -- Kirby Inland Marine's vessel M/V OBSERVER was boarded at Brady's Landing by supporters of the Houston Maritime Museum for a cruise on the Houston Ship Channel on Thursday. More
April 30, 2009 -- Buu Mon Buddhist Temple in Port Arthur recently announced that the temple’s gardens, as well as, its upcoming 11th Annual Lotus and Bamboo Festival is highlighted in the May issue of “Southern Living” magazine. More
April 30, 2009 -- The Downtown Galveston Re-Birth-Day Celebration will be held on May 30 and includes street entertainment, live music, Radio Disney, and tours of The Tremont House hotel. More
April 30, 2009 -- The San Jacinto College Central music department will present “Just for Fun, an Unusual Duo” on May 6 in the Corbin Recital Hall in Pasadena. More
April 29, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House’s 2008-2009 “Signature Season” will present The Drowsy Chaperone on May 2. More
April 29, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake recently announced that Darby Wilson Mair is its new Executive Director. More
April 28, 2009 -- Lamar University's College of Fine Arts and Communication will host "Dancing With Lamar" on June 9 in the University Theatre. More
April 28, 2009 -- Bernardo’s at Hotel Galvez, known for its long-standing Sunday champagne brunch, has expanded its popular Mother’s Day Brunch on Sunday, May 10 to include a children’s buffet and additional seating in the Music Hall. More
April 28, 2009 -- The Galveston Island Arts Academy will host an open house on May 2-3 and May 9-10. More
April 28, 2009 -- Michael Martin Murphey was named Entertainer of the Year at the 7th annual Texas Music Awards™ on Sunday at the Palestine Civic Center. More
April 27, 2009 -- The San Jacinto College Central music department will present “Just for Fun, an Unusual Duo” on May 6 in the Corbin Recital Hall in Pasadena. More
April 27, 2009 -- Performances and concerts on stage in the Texas Gulf Coast this week include the openings of "No Sex Please, We're British" and "Rent". More
April 27, 2009 -- San Jacinto College has rescheduled the April 24-26 final performances of "A Streetcar Named Desire" to May 2-3. More
April 27, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will hold registration for its Youth Apprentice Program on May 2. More
April 27, 2009 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will present their final performance for the 2008-2009 season on May 3 at the Grand 1894 Opera House. More
April 24, 2009 -- Hip 2B Fit Fun Club will take place this and every Saturday through June 27 at Discovery Green Bandstand. More
April 24, 2009 -- The Lamar University Spirit Team will present “Cabaret Des Reves,” its annual scholarship benefit on May 1, in the Montagne Center. More
April 23, 2009 -- Writer, publisher, television commentator and auto enthusiast Keith Martin will act as Master of Ceremonies for the 14th Annual Keels & Wheels Concours d’Elegance on May 2-3 at the Lakewood Yacht Club in Seabrook. More
April 23, 2009 -- The Lamar University theatre department will perform "The Rocky Horror Show" by Richard O'Brien April 30 through May 2 in University Theatre. More
April 22, 2009 -- Lamar University will host its final "Lamarissimo!" concert of the season on Thursday with a performance by the Cardinal Singers and the Lamar Dance Company. More
April 21, 2009 -- Lynda Guidry recently visited with actor Dan Braverman who had just returned from Austin, Texas where Artois the Goat, the off-beat romantic comedy, was officially introduced to the public at the South by Southwest Film Festival. More
April 21, 2009 -- The 4th Annual City of Beaumont & Kinsel Ford Beaumont Jazz + Blues Fest will be in Downtown Beaumont in the Jefferson Theatre parking lot on Fannin Street on May 9. More
April 21, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host "Cinco de Mayo on the Bayou" Family Arts Day on May 2. More
April 20, 2009 -- Performances and concerts on stage this week in the Gulf Coast region include preview showings of "Livin' Fat" by the Ensemble Theatre and Neil Sadaka at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
April 19, 2009 -- The I am Life Foundation, a non-profit organization assisting cancer patients with language barriers, will be the beneficiary of a concert in May by the Doctors Orchestra of Houston. More
April 19, 2009 -- The San Jacinto College Central department of theatre and film’s production of “A Streetcar Named Desire,” continues through April 26 at the Powell Arena Theatre, 8060 Spencer Highway, in Pasadena. More
April 19, 2009 -- Galveston Arts Center will present a two part photography workshop with Austin-based artist Nine Francois, in collaboration with the Texas Photographic Society and Galveston College in the Fine Arts Building at Galveston College on May 1–2, and May 8–9. More
April 19, 2009 -- "Arsenic and Old Lace" will play an additional two weekends at Clear Creek Community Theatre. More
April 19, 2009 -- The Houston Railroad Museum will combine old time trains and traditional music in a benefit concert on the museum grounds at 7390 Mesa Road in northeast Houston on May 9. More
April 17, 2009 -- Main Street Theater has been awarded a Musical Theater: Access to Artistic Excellence Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. More
April 16, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has released a schedule of upcoming events. More
April 16, 2009 -- Cirque du Soleil will present its "Saltimbanco" arena tour show in Cypress and Houston in July. More
April 15, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas Board of Trustees has changed the date of the upcoming Casino Night fundraiser to June 11. More
April 15, 2009 -- The Lamar Civic Orchestra will perform its second concert of the season, with guest artist and soloist Brian Shook, on April 19 in the Lamar University Setzer Student Center Ballroom. More
April 15, 2009 -- BP Texas City Site presents the 55th annual League City Lions Club Texas Music Festival and Village Fair May 1-3 at Walter Hall Park in League City. More
April 14, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host "From Rice Fields to Rockets: JSC in Houston’s Bay Area, the Journey in Sights and Sounds" on October 22. More
April 14, 2009 -- The Cardinal Singers and Lamar Dance Company will present the grand finale of the 2008-2009 "Lamarissimo!" concert series on April 23 in the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
April 14, 2009 -- San Jacinto College Central will present “Fantastical,” the dance department’s annual spring dance show, with a theme of “Cirque du Soleil, San Jacinto College Style” on April 30 and May 1 at the College's Slocomb Auditorium in Pasadena. More
April 14, 2009 -- An art auction to benefit the Waldorf Education for Houston and Shining Star School will take place at G Gallery in Houston on April 25. More
April 14, 2009 -- The tree-based installation sculpture “Wilt” by Peter Arcidiacono is on display at the San Jacinto College South campus. More
April 14, 2009 -- The Lamar University Dance Company will present "AttenDANCE" on April 16-17 in the University Theatre. More
April 13, 2009 -- The Galveston Island Arts Academy presents its final program of the Sixth Annual Concert Series on April 19 at the Galveston Island Arts Academy. More
April 13, 2009 -- The classic American comedy "Arsenic and Old Lace" will open at Clear Creek Community Theatre on April 17. More
April 13, 2009 -- The Green House Gallery will open its “Regeneration” show, presenting explorations into new materials, on May 1. More
April 13, 2009 -- Author Kay Taylor Burnett will have a book signing for her book "No Odes to Widows" at The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake on June 11. More
April 13, 2009 -- UpStage Theatre presents Back to the 80’s, a wild ride through the high school drama of the 1980’s, May 8-30 in Lambert Hall. More
April 10, 2009 -- Galveston Arts Center is hosting a memorial exhibition and sale of the work of the late Margaret "Sis" Biehl at Arts and Frames in Galveston through April 25. More
April 10, 2009 -- The Southeast Texas Hispanic Cultural and Educational Center, Inc. will host the Sixth Annual Mercado Days Latino Fest on April 17-18 at the Procter Street Pavilion. More
April 09, 2009 -- Moody Gardens will host its "Easter in the Gardens" celebration on Sunday. More
April 08, 2009 -- KUHF's Silent Film Concert Series at Discovery Green continues April 17 with a free screening of Fritz Lang’s silent science fiction film, Metropolis, with a live original soundtrack performed with the screening by Golden Hornet Project. More
April 07, 2009 -- The Houston Railroad Museum will host the "Bluegrass by the Tracks" festival on May 9. More
April 07, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will show artwork by Charlotte Cosgrove, Jeff Jennings, and Ray Daniel for the spring exhibition from April 25 through July 12. More
April 06, 2009 -- Performances and concerts on stage this week in the Gulf Coast region include the opening of "Mauritius" at the Alley Theatre and the continuation of "Constant Star" by the Ensemble Theatre. More
April 06, 2009 -- I'm Ready Productions will present "Overboard" at the Hobby Center on May 5-10. More
April 06, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present a production of "The Drowsy Chaperone" on May 2. More
April 06, 2009 -- The Spanish Navy Training Ship “Juan Sebastián de Elcano” is docked at Galveston's Pier 21 until Wednesday. More w/Photos
April 05, 2009 -- The annual Wheels & Keels Concourse d' Elegance at Lakewood Yacht Club on May 2 and 3 will feature the new Watercar. More
April 05, 2009 -- The Grand Kids Festival celebrated its fourteenth anniversary on Postoffice Street in Galveston on Saturday. More
April 05, 2009 -- The 14th Annual Keels & Wheels Concours d’Elegance at Lakewood Yacht Club on May 2 and 3 will feature a “Double Digit” 1965 Shelby GT350 and the last Shelby GT500 Convertible. More
April 05, 2009 -- The Friendswood Public Library has published a schedule of programs during April and May. More
April 03, 2009 -- Lamarissimo! will present the Cardinal Singers and the Lamar Dance Company in the grand finale to the concert series’ 2008-2009 season on April 23 in the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
April 03, 2009 -- San Jacinto College South will host a reception for the installation of artist Peter Arcidiacono on April 9. More
April 03, 2009 -- The City of Friendswood Community Services Department is hosting the Pepsi Pitch, Hit and Run Competition on April 16 at Renwick Park Field #5. More
April 03, 2009 -- Come have fun during a 30 minute fun and fitness class that gets you moving and grooving to great music at Discovery Green Bandstand every Saturday through June 27. More
April 03, 2009 -- Plans are underway for Galveston's Fourth of July Parade and Celebration. More
April 02, 2009 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host the 2009 "Fire on the Strings" Bluegrass Musical Festival on May 14-16 at KOA Lake Conroe in Montgomery. More
April 02, 2009 -- College of the Mainland will host a free concert by the COM Jazz Combo and the Jazz Ensemble with special guest Kathy Kosins on April 21. More
April 02, 2009 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation has announced an expanded line-up of special events and attractions for the 35th annual Historic Homes Tour. More
April 01, 2009 -- The Beaumont Ballet Theatre received high marks during this year’s Regional Dance America Festival held in Sugarland/Stafford, Texas last week. More
March 31, 2009 -- The Ensemble Theatre will host a special one-person performance of "A Rose Among Thorns: A Dramatic Tribute to Rosa Parks", starring Ella Joyce, on May 10 at the Wortham Theater. More
March 31, 2009 -- The City of Port Arthur will hold its first annual Multi-Cultural Exposition on April 25 at the Procter Street Pavilion. More
March 31, 2009 -- The Zachary Breaux Jazz Fest will be held on June 12-13 in Port Arthur, with tickets going on sale on Wednesday. More
March 30, 2009 -- Performances and concerts on stage this week in the Gulf Coast region includes the continuation of "Les Miserables" at the Hobby Center in Houston and "Puss 'n Boots" at the Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
March 30, 2009 -- The Galveston Island Arts Academy will host a performance by Houston Symphony cellist Anthony Kitai on Friday. More
March 30, 2009 -- The Green House Gallery in Houston has announced the opening dates for two new exhibits at the gallery. More
March 27, 2009 -- Ducks Unlimited will host the Fourth Annual Budweiser Duck Jam in Aggieland on April 25 at the Wolf Pen Creek amphitheater in College Station. More
March 26, 2009 -- Rosenberg Library will host a traveling exhibit featuring the work of Mexican muralist Diego Rivera on April 7 through May 22. More
March 24, 2009 -- Three Clear Creek Independent School District High School musicals have been nominated For the TUTS Tommy Tune Awards. More
March 23, 2009 -- Performances on stage this week in the Gulf Coast region include the opening of "Les Miserable" at Jones Hall in Houston and "Henry V" at the College of the Mainland Community Theatre. More
March 22, 2009 -- Jan Johnson has published a new book, "Walking Historic Galveston: A Guide to its Neighborhoods". More
March 21, 2009 -- The Nature Conservancy awarded the grand prize in its 2008 Nature Photo Contest to Howard Cheek, a wildlife photography enthusiast from Kempner, Texas, a small Hill Country town located about 70 miles north of Austin. More
March 18, 2009 -- Tickets are now on sale for the 7th annual Texas Music Awards to be held at the Palestine Civic Center on April 26th. More
March 17, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre is holding its final weekend of the musical comedy "Baby", with a final showing on March 22. More
March 17, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas on Monday announced that it is displaying a collection of art by Bernice Thrall Switzer. More
March 16, 2009 -- A Benefit Concert for Texas Gulf Coast Hurricane Relief, a "Bellaire Whole Foods-Sponsored In-Store Performance" will be held on Tuesday, March 17 at 4004 Bellaire Boulevard. More
March 16, 2009 -- Performances in the Gulf Coast area this week include the opening of "Constant Star" by The Ensemble Theatre and a concert by the Galveston Symphony at The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
March 15, 2009 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has announced a schedule of free workshops and classes. More
March 15, 2009 -- Dickinson’s first Italian Heritage Celebration – A Taste of Italy - will be held at the Historic Railroad Center, 218 FM 517 West in Dickinson on Sunday, March 29. More
March 15, 2009 -- Beaumont Ballet Theatre dancers will represent Southeast Texas at Regional Dance America/Southwest Ballet Festival “Dare to be Moved” at the Stafford Center in Sugarland on March 20-22. More
March 14, 2009 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will present its spring performance Sunday, March 22 at The Grand 1894 Opera House, 2020 Postoffice St, Galveston. More
March 14, 2009 -- "Sideways Stories from Wayside School", based upon the book by Louis Sachar, will play at Main Street Theater-Chelsea Market on Saturdays, April 18 and 25 and May 2 and 16. More
March 11, 2009 -- 18 Hands Gallery presents Clay Across Texas Series: San Antonio from April 4 through 26, with an opening reception on Saturday, April 4, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., at 18 Hands Gallery, 249-B West 19th Street in the Houston Heights. More
March 06, 2009 -- Ruth Finkelstein recently saw Menopause the Musical (again) and says that "if you haven’t seen it, don’t miss the opportunity when it comes to your city". More
March 06, 2009 -- The Grand Kids Festival will be held on Saturday, April 4 on Postoffice Stret in Historic Downtown Galveston. More
March 05, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host Sheila Starks Phillips on April 26. More
March 05, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a performance by musician and vocalist Neil Sedaka on April 25. More
March 05, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host a performance of the Bits 'N Pieces Puppet Theatre's presentation of "Puss In Boots" on April 2 as part of The Grand's Serious Fun performing arts season. More
March 05, 2009 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present a performance by violinist Itzhak Perlman on April 2. More
March 04, 2009 -- The Moody Gardens Hotel has released a list of activities at the resort for spring break and the Easter holiday. More
March 03, 2009 -- Wagner Sousa Modern Art in Galveston will host an opening reception for the work of Linnis Blanton on Saturday. More
March 01, 2009 -- Baby the Musical is now playing at Clear Creek Community Theatre through March 22. More
February 27, 2009 -- Lois Morton, a former Katy, Cy-Fair and Spring Branch Independent School District art teacher, is the feature artist for March at the co-op Green House Gallery in Houston. More
February 26, 2009 -- The City of Kemah has announced that it will host a St. Patrick's Day Celebration on March 17 in the Lighthouse District. More
February 25, 2009 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo on Monday announced the kick off and events leading to the 2009 rodeo, which opens March 3. More
February 24, 2009 -- The League City Lions Club will host its annual Texas Music Festival and Village Fair on May 1-3 at Walter Hall Park. More
February 23, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will open its production of "Baby" on February 27. More
February 22, 2009 -- Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park will take place Friday, March 27 through Sunday, March 29 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Memorial Park. More
February 22, 2009 -- Bayou City Art Festival Memorial Park will take place Friday, March 27 through Sunday, March 29 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Memorial Park. More
February 22, 2009 -- San Jacinto College Central’s department of theatre and film’s production of Walt Disney’s smash hit “High School Musical” continues through February 28 in the Slocomb Auditorium, located on the Central campus at 8060 Spencer Highway, in Pasadena. More
February 19, 2009 -- UpStage Theatre presents Too Many Beagles, a children’s musical play about animal rescue, on February 21, 22, 28 and March 1, 7 and 8 at 2 p.m. at Lambert Hall, 1703 Heights Boulevard, Houston, Texas. More
February 18, 2009 -- A traditional Indian dance performance to benefit UTMB’s Indian students and postdoctoral researchers who suffered losses because of Hurricane Ike will be held on February 20 at the University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Bayou Theater. More
February 18, 2009 -- The 6th Annual Kemah Pan Jam Steel Drum Festival will be held on Saturday, March 21. More
February 16, 2009 -- Galveston Reads will hold a discussion of the 2009 book The Glass Castle by Jeannette Walls on February 18 at the Mosquito Café in Galveston. More
February 16, 2009 -- Performances and concerts along the Gulf Coast this week include opening night for productions at the Bay Area Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson and the Alley Theatre in Houston. More
February 12, 2009 -- The Beaumont Ballet Theatre will perform its 25th anniversary production of Cinderella on March 6-7 at the Julie Rogers Theatre in Beaumont. More
February 12, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will hold an artist reception on Sunday in Cafe Arts for its current exhibit, "Ike: Passages and Memories". More
February 10, 2009 -- The 2009 Rodeo Uncorked! Roundup and Best Bites Competition was held on February 8 at the Reliant Center in Houston. More
February 09, 2009 -- Performances and concerts along the Gulf Coast this week include The National Acrobats of China at Jones Hall, Riders in the Sky at The Grand 1894 Opera House, and continuing performances of Eurydice at the Alley Theatre. More
February 08, 2009 -- Artworks by 17 local high school seniors have been chosen to be exhibited in the 22nd Annual Protégé Competition and Exhibition at the Art Museum of Southeast Texas. More
February 08, 2009 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre is presenting the romantic comedy musical "I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change" through February 15. More
February 04, 2009 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host its next free Bluegrass music show and jam session on February 21 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
February 04, 2009 -- Bay Area Harbour Playhouse will present "Chapter Two" February 20 though March 8, 2009. More
February 03, 2009 -- The San Jacinto College Foundation will host "Red Hot and Fancy,"; an event where guests can enjoy fashions, fine dining, and entertainment on Valentine’s Day in an elegant social setting on February 4. More
February 03, 2009 -- Second Grade Oppe Student Anqi Yang will present a Suzuki Piano recital at the Galveston Island Arts Academy on Sunday, February 8. More
February 01, 2009 -- The Alvin Community College Speech and Drama Department will present its spring musical performance, “Snoopy!!!” created by Charles M. Schulz, on March 7-8 and March 12-14 in the ACC Pearland Center Theatre. More
February 01, 2009 -- The Academy of Texas Music, Inc. has released the list of official nominees for the 7th annual Texas Music Awards to be held on Sunday, April 26th at the Palestine Civic Center in Palestine. More
January 29, 2009 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre opened its production of "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change" with an actual marriage proposal to one of the play's actors. More
January 29, 2009 -- Lamar University has released a schedule of performances, plays and art exhibitions for spring 2009. More
January 29, 2009 -- Common Ground Performing Arts Ensemble will present a production of "A Raisin in the Sun" on February 27-28 at the Jefferson Theater in Beaumont. More
January 29, 2009 -- Lamar University Theatre will present its production of "Proof" on February 12-17. More
January 26, 2009 -- The Ensemble Theatre in Houston will open its production of "The Man Who Saved New Orleans" on Thursday at 7:30 p.m. More
January 26, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will present its final showings of "And Then There Were None" on Friday through Sunday. More
January 25, 2009 -- Houston Public Library invites the community to a reception featuring the ArtBridge Photo Exhibit, “A View From The Bridge” on Thursday, January 29 at 6 p.m. at the Jones Gallery in the Central Library, 500 McKinney. More
January 25, 2009 -- Houston artist, Hanh Tran, will debut original oil paintings at the 3rd Annual Heart of Art, exhibition and charity auction on Thursday, February 12 from 6 to 9 pm at Roche Bobois on 4810 San Felipe. More
January 24, 2009 -- Galveston College’s art gallery will feature an art exhibition February 5 through March 27 displaying the work of artists Andy Iventosch, Carl Block and Max Butler. More
January 21, 2009 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre is holding performances of "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change" from January 22 through February 15. More
January 21, 2009 -- Moody Gardens will host the 23rd Annual Mardi Gras Ball for Special People on February 22. More
January 18, 2009 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will perform at the Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston on February 8. More
January 14, 2009 -- The Moody Gardens Golf Course is hosting a Moody Madness - Superintendent's Challenge golf tournament on January 31. More
January 14, 2009 -- Krewe Du Lac has announced its schedule for the 8th Annual Krewes Into Kemah Mardi Gras celebration, which will be held February 20-22. More
January 13, 2009 -- Jefferson Theatre's Cultural Growth Program will present "Brilliance!" on January 23. More
January 12, 2009 -- The Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo today announced its RodeoHouston 2009 entertainment line-up and ticket sales information. More
January 12, 2009 -- The Academy of Texas Music today announced that cowboy singer Michael Martin Murphey will host the Seventh Annual Texas Music Awards, which will be held on April 26 at the Palestine Civic Center. More
January 11, 2009 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will present "And Then There Were None" starting January 16 and playing through February 1. More
January 06, 2009 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will present an exhibition of the work of Gordon Parks starting January 17. More
January 05, 2009 -- The Ensemble Theatre will present the premiere of "The Man Who Saved New Orleans" with a preview showing on January 24 and opening night on January 29. More
January 05, 2009 -- The Galveston Island Arts Academy will present the Bryan Lee Jazz Project on Sunday at the Moody Mansion. More
January 05, 2009 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will hold a free music show and jam session on January 17 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
January 03, 2009 -- People were waiting in line when the doors opened for the "grand" 114th birthday open house for The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
January 02, 2009 -- The Moody Mansion will host a free Twelfth Night event on January 6, with an evening of music and refreshments. More
December 30, 2008 -- The 2008-2009 “Signature Season” of The Grand 1894 Opera House will kick off with a “grand” 114th birthday open house celebrating the recovery and reopening of the theater, on Saturday, January 3 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. More
December 30, 2008 -- The Man Who Saved New Orleans, written by Thomas Meloncon and directed by Eileen J. Morris will play at Houston's Ensemble Theatre from January 24 through February 22. More
December 24, 2008 -- Grammy-Award winning jazz vocalist and pianist Diane Schuur will headline the second annual Cabaret for a Cure event benefiting AIDS research and honoring I.W. Marks on Friday, January 9. More
December 21, 2008 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake, 2000 NASA Parkway in Nassau Bay, Texas announces events in January. More
December 21, 2008 -- Green House Gallery at 716 West Alabama Street in Houston will begin its 2009 Season with “Love Vibe,” a new body of artwork which explores the different faces of love on February 6. More
December 20, 2008 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will hold its New Year's Gala on New Year's Eve with a three act variety show. More
December 16, 2008 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will present "An Evening with Elayne Boosler" to raise funds for recovery from Hurricane Ike. More
December 16, 2008 -- Moody Gardens and Island Star performances will present "The Gift of Christmas Live" starting Thursday and running daily through December 28. More
December 14, 2008 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will have its last performances of "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" on Saturday and Sunday. More
December 14, 2008 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host its free Bluegrass music show and jam session on January 17 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
December 14, 2008 -- The 18 Hands Gallery in Houston will present an exhibit of Linda Christianson's wood-fired pots on January 10-31 at its gallery in the Heights. More
December 14, 2008 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre will hold open auditions for HENRY V on Sunday, January 25. More
December 13, 2008 -- UpStage Theatre will present the first show in their evening series of 2009, Catch Me If You Can, by Robert Thomas, at Lambert Hall in the Heights. More
December 13, 2008 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will hold its 5th annual New Year’s Gala on New Year’s Eve. More
December 11, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House has announced more details on its January 3 reopening, which will also be 114th birthday of the historic opera house. More
December 08, 2008 -- The Beaumont Civic Center on Friday announced that tickets are on sale for "The Cleanup Woman", which will play at the Julie Rogers Theatre on March 17. More
December 08, 2008 -- San Jacinto College Central has added an additional performance of "Santa's Christmas Magic: The Musical" to play on Thursday. More
December 08, 2008 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre's production of "Ruby Sunrise" is playing through December 14. More
December 03, 2008 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre is currently hosting performances of its production of "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever". More
December 03, 2008 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation today announced it is making final preparations for Dickens on the Strand, which will be held this weekend at The Strand. More
December 01, 2008 -- Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials today announced three artists that will be part of the 2009 RodeoHouston line-up and that stage enhancements have been put in place for its performances. More
November 28, 2008 -- "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever" will open December 5 and will run through December 21 at Clear Creek Community Theatre. More
November 24, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House at Galveston today announced its revised 2008-2009 Signature Season schedule, and that it will hold its re-opening event on January 3, with performances by Rob Landes and Jerry Jeff Walker that day. More
November 21, 2008 -- UpStage Theatre will present its annual Christmas musical, Santa’s Magic Timepiece by Ann Richie with music and lyrics by Arnold Richie and Alice Smith December 6-21 at Lakeview Auditorium in Sugar Land. More
November 20, 2008 -- College of the Mainland's Community Theatre will re-open "The Ruby Sunrise" on December 4 More
November 20, 2008 -- The Julie Rogers Theatre will host "The Rat Pack is Back" on February 10. More
November 20, 2008 -- The Fall Membership Show of the National Society of Artists is underway at the Historic Railroad Center in Dickinson. More
November 20, 2008 -- Lamar University’s Jazz Ensemble, directed by Wayne Dyess, will perform a free concert for the public on Tuesday, November 25 in the University Theatre. More
November 15, 2008 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has released a schedule of events taking place at the center in December. More
November 14, 2008 -- The Galvston Arts Center has issued a post-Ike update. More
November 11, 2008 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will perform on November 23 at the Moody Ballroom at the Moody Gardens Hotel. More
November 10, 2008 -- The Ensemble Theatre will bring the holiday musical "The Twelve Ways of Christmas" to Houston for a second run Beginning November 28. More
November 07, 2008 -- The east-end theatre company is having a community "give-away" today at what is left of the original theater at 2001 Postoffice Street in Galveston. More
November 05, 2008 -- The Beaumont Civic Center will host Brian Regan in concert on January 24 at the Julie Rogers Theatre.   More
November 04, 2008 -- The Armand Bayou Nature Center will host the Martyn Farm Fall Festival on Saturday and Sunday. More
November 03, 2008 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will open an exhibit entitled "Two Generations - Two Visions" at Cafe Arts on Thursday. More
November 01, 2008 -- The San Jacinto College Central theatre department’s dinner show production of the melodrama “Lorna’s Love Lost,” begins Friday, November 7 and runs through Sunday, November 9 in the Powell Arena Theatre. More
November 01, 2008 -- Music of the Beatles will be featured by Ball High School students on "Cabaret Night," at 7 p.m., November 13 at the Galveston College Fine Arts Auditorium, 4015 Ave. Q. More
October 30, 2008 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will hold its last free music show and jam session for the year on November 15 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
October 30, 2008 -- Lamar University Theatre will present "The Little Dog Laughed" on November 6-11. More
October 28, 2008 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will present "Rumors" beginning Friday, with showings through November 16. More
October 26, 2008 -- The Ensemble Theatre visits the second destination of its Passport to Adventure 2008-2009 Season with The Twelve Ways of Christmas, written by playwright, composer, director and musician, Rev. Carlton Leake. More
October 25, 2008 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre's current production is RUMORS and will run October 31 to November 16. More
October 24, 2008 -- The 27th annual Island Oktoberfest will kick off on October 24 in Historic Downtown Galveston. More
October 23, 2008 -- Lamar University Theatre will present "The Little Dog Laughed" by Douglas Carter Beane, beginning November 6. More
October 23, 2008 -- The Fall Back Festival, which will be held on Saturday in La Porte, has announced its line up of entertainment. More
October 13, 2008 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake today released photos and a report on its October 5 Nassau Bay Community Dinner and Hurricane Story Swap. More
October 13, 2008 -- The Austin Film Festival and Conference has selected Galveston writer Walter T. Falls, III as a finalist in the screenwriter's competition for his screenplay, "The Interment". More
October 12, 2008 -- A benefit concert for Galveston’s Grand Opera House featuring Peter Noone and Herman's Hermits, sponsored by 107.5 KHITS, CMH Productions and the Stafford Centre will be held on Saturday, October 25 at the Stafford Centre in Stafford, Texas. More
October 11, 2008 -- Crockett Street Entertainment District is pleased to announce that a lease has been signed with Scout Bar for the site formerly known at Antone‘s and will open Friday, October 24. More
October 09, 2008 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance will host a walking tour of the architecture and public art at the University of Houston Central Campus. More
October 09, 2008 -- The Clear Lake Area Chamber of Commerce will host the 47th Annual Christmas Boat Lane Parade on December 13. More
October 06, 2008 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host its free music show and jam sessions on October 18 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
October 06, 2008 -- Moody Gardens will host a benefit concert featuring The Beach Boys for the United Way of Galveston on November 1. More
October 03, 2008 -- Galveston Island’s 27th annual Island Oktoberfest will be held as scheduled, although scaled back for some of the festival’s activities. More
October 02, 2008 -- The Bay Area Houston Arts Festival, presented by The Arts Alliance Center of Clear Lake, will be held on on Saturday, October 18 and Sunday, October 19. More
October 02, 2008 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation has announced that the Dickens on the Strand holiday festival will take place on December 6-7 despite damage in downtown Galveston. More
October 02, 2008 -- The Beaumont Civic Center Complex has posted its October Events Schedule on its website. More
October 02, 2008 -- Maureen Patton, executive director of The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston, has written a letter about The Grand's efforts to recover from Hurricane Ike. More
October 01, 2008 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has postponed its Small Works by Great Minds event to November 8. More
September 30, 2008 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre is holding four final performances of its production of "A Streetcare Named Desire" Thursday through Sunday. More
September 22, 2008 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will open "A Streetcar Name Desire" on Friday. More
September 22, 2008 -- The Alley Theatre today announced that the opening of its production of "Cyrano de Bergerac" has been delayed due to Hurricane Ike. More
September 09, 2008 -- Maureen Patton, executive director of the Grand 1894 Opera House recently received the Bronze Service Medal from the Sons of the American Revolution. More
September 08, 2008 -- Bay Area Harbour Playhouse will open its production of "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" on Friday at 8 p.m. More
September 08, 2008 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will open its production of "A Streetcar Named Desire" on Friday, with performances running through September 28. More
September 05, 2008 -- The annual Clear Lake Celtic Music Festival and Highland Games will be held on October 18 at Clear Lake Park. More
September 04, 2008 -- The League City Chamber of Commerce will host the South Shore Dockside Food and Wine Festival on October 18. More
September 04, 2008 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host its second annual Art Auction on October 2 through October 10. More
September 03, 2008 -- The Bay Area Houston Convention and Visitors Bureau announced that preparations are under way for the third annual Fall Back Festival, which will be held October 24-26 in La Porte. More
September 02, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House at Galveston will present "Otherwise Known As Sheila The Great" on October 15 as part of its Serious Fun series. More
September 02, 2008 -- Main Street Theater will debut its production of "Third" this week, with an opening night performance on Thursday evening at 7:30. More
September 01, 2008 -- The Galveston Island Arts Academy will host a visit from a representative of the Interlochen Center for the Arts on Friday. More
August 28, 2008 -- The Galveston County Historical Museum will host a travelling exhibit on African Americans in World War II beginnning Monday. More
August 28, 2008 -- The "Art on Water" Floating Art Competition for the Bayou City Art Festival in Downtown Houston is now taking entries for its buoyant art pieces. More
August 25, 2008 -- Galveston Island Musicals will kick off "The Johnny Cash Show" at the Moody Gardens Convention Center on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. More
August 25, 2008 -- The "Serious Fun at Saltwater Grill" fundraiser for The Grand 1894 Opera House Children's Programming will be on September 24. More
August 25, 2008 -- The City of League City and the Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host a free concert on Saturday at League Park. More
August 20, 2008 -- The Texas Association of Campground Owners today announced that campsites and cabins are still available for the Labor Day weekend. More
August 18, 2008 -- Island etc, east-end theatre company will host a performance of Disney's "High School Musical" this weekend, with showings Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and a matinee Sunday at 2:30 p.m. More
August 18, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House at Galveston today began single ticket sales for its 2008-2009 Performing Arts "Signature Season" performances. More
August 18, 2008 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host the second annual Bay Area Houston Arts Festival on October 18-19. More
August 16, 2008 -- The Galveston Arts Center will hold an opening reception on August 23 for work from Helen Altman and Tracy Hicks. More
August 16, 2008 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host a free bluegrass concert on September 20 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
August 14, 2008 -- The 18 Hands Gallery in Houston will present "Surfaces" by Ryan McKerley and Gregory Story on October 4-31. More
August 14, 2008 -- The Houston Independent School District reports that it will begin the new school year with the largest competitive theatre program in the nation. More
August 13, 2008 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host "Gala 2008: A Black & White Evening with a Touch of Color" on Saturday, September 6. More
August 12, 2008 -- The Ensemble Theatre has posted “Passport to Adventure: Embrace the Journey”, the 2008-2009 Season Synopses for the Houston theater. More
August 11, 2008 -- Galveston Island Musicals will present "All Shook Up", a musical featuring the songs of Elvis Presley, with showings at the Moody Gardens Convention Center Tuesday through Friday at 7:30 p.m. and Thursday through Sunday at 2:30 p.m. More
August 10, 2008 -- Visitors at Moody Gardens® will have a rare opportunity to learn about underwater caves and species and speak to scientists in Fantasy Caves, Bermuda at an interactive webcast at 8 p.m. on August 11. More
August 08, 2008 -- "Inspired! A Collection of Early Galveston Artwork" is on display at the Galveston County Historical Museum through August 24. More
August 07, 2008 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host an August 16 workshop on mandalas led by Cherie Ray of True You Creativity Studio. More
August 06, 2008 -- The City of Beaumont and Kinsel Ford Beaumont Jazz and Blues Fest will be held on August 23 at the Jefferson Theatre parking lot in Downtown Beaumont. More
August 04, 2008 -- Opening night for Tuna Does Vegas at Galveston’s Grand 1894 Opera House was postponed until Wednesday evening, August 6. More
August 04, 2008 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre today announced that "Bye Bye Birdie" is playing through August 17. More
August 02, 2008 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra on Friday announced its 2008-2009 season schedule of performances. More
August 02, 2008 -- The Academy of Texas Music, Inc. Board of Directors has voted to return to the Palestine Civic Center in Palestine for the 7th Annual Texas Music Awards on Sunday, April 26, 2009. More
August 01, 2008 -- The Ensemble Theatre will celebrate its 2008 Black Tie Gala weekend with two free performances of the Tony Award winning musical "Ain’t Misbehavin—The Fats Waller Musical Show" at Miller Outdoor Theatre August 16 and 17, at 8:00 p.m. More
July 30, 2008 -- The Southeast Texas Arts Council on Tuesday announced that the Third Annual Beaumont Jazz and Blues Festival will be on August 23 on Fannin Street. More
July 28, 2008 -- The "Heart of Art" exhibition and charity auction will be held in Houston on September 4, and feature original oil paintings by local artist Hanh Tran. More
July 28, 2008 -- The theatre community in the Gulf Coast is active this week, with several performances taking the stage weekday evenings and over the weekend. More
July 26, 2008 -- The 18 Hands Gallery in Houston will present "A Letter From Warren", an exhibit of the work of 14 artists whose work and lives have intersected with Warren MacKenzie. More
July 25, 2008 -- Meredith Willson’s “The Music Man” will play at the Moody Gardens Convention Center today through August 3. More
July 24, 2008 -- The Sperry Top-Sider National Offshore One Design Regatta will be held in Galveston Bay September 19 to 21. More
July 20, 2008 -- A production of BIG RIVER, a musical adaptation of Mark Twain's The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, will run Thursday, July 17 through Sunday, August 10 at College of the Mainland Community Theatre. More
July 18, 2008 -- The Faces of China, a photo exhibit by Galveston's Armin Cantini, will be displayed at the Bank of America Center in Downtown Houston July 21 through August 15. More
July 18, 2008 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host Swashbuckle Soiree, a raffle and silent auction to benefit GAC's exhibition and education programs, on Saturday. More
July 18, 2008 -- International European singer and songwrite Dyana Dafova will perform at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston on September 20. More
July 17, 2008 -- Moody Gardens at Galveston will host "AGA-BOOM - Theatre of Physical Comedy" on August 2-10. More
July 17, 2008 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host the Texas State Mandolin Championship on August 16 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
July 14, 2008 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will present "Water: A Themed Exhibit" on August 21 through September 25. More
July 14, 2008 -- Island etc, east-end theatre company at Galveston will present "Company", with performances from July 18 to August 16. More
July 14, 2008 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake on Friday announced several upcoming events at the center. More
July 13, 2008 -- William Shakespeare’s classic tale of star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, is currently playing at Clear Creek Community Theatre. More
July 07, 2008 -- The Sylvan Beach Art League will be participating in the Porte of Call Arts Market on July 12 in La Porte. More
July 07, 2008 -- The Green House Gallery in Houston will be opening its doors for the first time on August 7. More
July 05, 2008 -- The Clear Creek Community Theatre has been working with children this summer and has announced that the first of the two youth programs will open July 9. More
July 02, 2008 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will present "Water: A Themed Exhibit" from August 21 to September 25. More
July 02, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Tuna Does Vegas" on August 5-24. More
July 01, 2008 -- The 18 Hands Gallery in Houston will present "The Table Show" exhibit August 2-31, with 10 percent of the proceeds from opening night and mid-month event going to the Houston Food Bank. More
June 30, 2008 -- ArtWalk is Saturday, July 5, 2008 from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. in Downtown Galveston. More
June 30, 2008 -- The 18th Annual Gulf Coast Jam will be held in Port Arthur at the Robert A. "Bob" Bowers Civic Center on August 9. More
June 24, 2008 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will be having a free bluegrass music show and jam session on Saturday, July 19. More
June 24, 2008 -- The Galveston Island Arts Academy today announced that it has named Viktoriya Barton as a new member of its music teaching staff. More
June 23, 2008 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will begin its 44th season with an opening production of "A Streetcar Named Desire" on September 12. More
June 23, 2008 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host a "Things with Wings" Family Arts Day on July 26. More
June 23, 2008 -- Liz Carmack, author of "Historic Hotels of Texas: A Traveler's Guide", will be signing books during Art Walk in Galveston on July 5. More
June 22, 2008 -- ArtHouston's John DeMers has published an article about Galveston's arts and cultural scene, including interviews with Galveston's premier photographer, Robert Mihovil and others involved in the arts on Galveston Island. More
June 19, 2008 -- Galveston Island Musicals will open its 2008 season at the Moody Gardens Convention Center with "Annie Get Your Gun" on June 25. More
June 19, 2008 -- The Galveston Beach Band celebrated its 80th Anniversary with a Summer Concert at Sealy Pavilion on Tuesday. More
June 16, 2008 -- The Galvestion Island Convention and Visitors Bureau today issued a release highlighting vacation destinations available on the island for residents of the Gulf Coast. More
June 16, 2008 -- The Pasadena Little Theatre will host an adult acting workshop on Saturday. More
June 16, 2008 -- The Historic Downtown Galveston Partnership will host the Galveston Island Bicycle Day on Saturday at Saengerfest Park. More
June 16, 2008 -- Main Street Theater – Chelsea Market will present If You Give a Moose a Muffin June 21 through July 3. More
June 16, 2008 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host the second annual Bay Area Houston Arts Festival on October 18 and 19. More
June 12, 2008 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host an opening reception for three exhibitions during ArtWalk on July 5. More
June 12, 2008 -- The 18 Hands Gallery in Houston will host a display of "The Glass Half-Full", featuring liquid ceramics, on July 5-31. More
June 09, 2008 -- The Automotive Fine Arts Society will present "Zero to 60: Art of the Automobile" starting June 12 at The Grace Museum in Abilene, Texas. More
June 08, 2008 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake will host nearly one thousand children in special classes this summer. More
June 05, 2008 -- Galveston will host its 27th annual Island Oktoberfest and Artoberfest during the weekend of October 24-26. More
June 05, 2008 -- UpStage Theatre will present the Houston premiere of Gilligan’s Island: The Musical starting June 13th at Lambert Hall on Heights Boulevard. More
June 05, 2008 -- A funeral and celebration ceremony for legendary singer and guitarist Bo Diddley will be held on Saturday in Gainsville Florida. "The world lost a rock icon, a music icon, someone who was a real originator," said Hamilton Loomis, a protege of Bo Diddley, who talked to GuidryNews.com about Diddley. More
June 04, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House has announced its 2008-2009 Season highlighting the Galveston premiere of violinist Itzhak Perlman; encore performances by Hal Holbrook, Neil Sedaka, and Ronan Tynan; the world premiere of Look Homeward Honky Tonk Angel, created by and starring Larry Gatlin; Broadway musicals including Tony winners The Pajama Game and The Drowsy Chaperone; Twist King Chubby Checker; and the political satire of Capitol Steps. More
June 03, 2008 -- Dance Attitudes will perform excerpts from more than 50 Broadway shows during its 10th Anniversary Celebration on June 17-18 at the Julie Rogers Theatre. More
May 27, 2008 -- The Galveston YMCA will host "Cool Days" starting tomorrow, with events for families planned through August 31. More
May 22, 2008 -- The Ensemble Theatre in Houston today announced that director/choreographer Patdro Harris has partnered with the theatre for its upcoming production of "Ain't Misbehavin", which opens in June. More
May 22, 2008 -- The Neil Simon and Burt Bacharach musical Promises Promises, presented by Beaumont Community Players, opened at the newly remodeled Betty Greenberg Center for Performing Arts Friday May 16. More
May 21, 2008 -- The World and Texas Premier of "Merkel" will open this weekend at The Strand Theatre in Galveston. More
May 20, 2008 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation on Monday announced leaders of the 1877 Tall Ship Elissa crew will offer a Marlinspike Seamanship class on June 21. More
May 19, 2008 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake recently released its schedule of activities for June. More
May 19, 2008 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation announced that the "Light and Bright: The Quilts of Summer" exhibit will be displayed at the 1861 U.S. Custom House on June 16. More
May 14, 2008 -- Moody Gardens Convention Center has announced a "Star Studded Season" in partnership with Island Star Performances for 2008 More
May 11, 2008 -- Groundbreaking for the Asia Society Texas Center’s new headquarters, designed by internationally noted architect Yoshio Taniguchi, will take place on Thursday, May 15 in Houston's Museum District. More
May 10, 2008 -- Southeast Texas Film Alliance will host the first-ever Boomtown Film & Music Festival on Saturday, May 17 in Beaumont. More
May 07, 2008 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will present Sharon Kopriva's "Climates" exhibit starting May 17. More
May 02, 2008 -- Ball Hall Student Ashley Hart has won the “Singing with the Broadway Stars” competition. More
May 01, 2008 -- The East-end theatre company will open its production of "The Oldest Profession" on May 9, with performances through June 7. More
May 01, 2008 -- The sixth annual "Galveston Uncorked!" event will take place in Historic Downtown Galveston throughout the weekend of May 15-18. More
April 30, 2008 -- The Ensemble Theatre today announced its 2008-2009 season, entitled "Passport to Adventure: Embrace the Journey", which begins September 25. More
April 29, 2008 -- The Beaumont Community Players will present Neil Simon's "Promises Promises" on May 16 at the Betty Greenberg Center for Performing Arts. More
April 29, 2008 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation will host the annual Galveston Historic Homes Tour this weekend and the weekend of May 10-11. More
April 28, 2008 -- The Friendswood High School Jazz Combo will perform at the City of Friendswood's Concert-In-The-Park series on Friday night, May 2, 2008. More
April 28, 2008 -- The Main Street Theater will present a production of "Present Laughter" with an opening peformance on May 15. More
April 27, 2008 -- The Rothko Chapel will host a talk and slide show by Lucy Lippard, internationally known writer, activist and curator, at The Menil Collection on May 1. More
April 27, 2008 -- The Theater Outreach and Education program at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston will present two performances of “The Flight of the Avian Flu” in Galveston. More
April 27, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Neil Berg's 100 Years of Broadway" on Saturday, May 3 More
April 27, 2008 -- Five Broadway stars are giving away the chance to join them on stage in "Neil Berg’s 100 Years of Broadway" at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston on Saturday May 3. More
April 27, 2008 -- Houston's Alley Theatre has announced the cast and creative team for the world premiere of a new Gershwin musical comedy, "The Gershwins' An American in Paris". More
April 25, 2008 -- The Theater Outreach and Education program at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston will present two performances of “The Flight of the Avian Flu” in Galveston. More
April 25, 2008 -- The Galveston College Choir and the Island Steel Drum Band, both conducted by Eric D. Sharp, will perform in concert on Friday, May 2 at Galveston College. More
April 24, 2008 -- The Galveston Convention and Visitors Bureau on Wednesday announced that stunt pilot "Corkey" Fornof will be flying at the 34th Annual Ron Carter Spirit of Flight Airshow over Galveston Bay this weekend. More
April 24, 2008 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation on Wednesday announced the publication of the Galveston Historic Homes Tour commemorative poster. More
April 23, 2008 -- The North Galveston County Chamber of Commerce today announced that the Kemah Classic Car Show will come to the Kemah Boardwalk on June 28. More
April 23, 2008 -- The Galveston Arts Center on Tuesday announced that it will present the Sunset Buffet annual fundraising event on May 4. More
April 22, 2008 -- The Dickinson Department of Tourism & Museum and Dickinson Public Library continue the monthly children’s movie series, ­Saturday Morning Movie @ The Depot on Saturday, April 26 with ”Alvin and the Chipmunks”. More
April 21, 2008 -- Luv Ya Blue singer Mack Hayes and Leisure Travel w/Fred & Ginger are hosting a “Luv Ya Blue Cruise” on the Carnival Cruise ship Ecstasy on November 20. More
April 21, 2008 -- The Galveston Ballet will present "Giselle" on Friday and Saturday at the Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
April 21, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will present "The Souls of Our Feet: A Celebration of American Tap Dance" on Sunday at 3 p.m. More
April 17, 2008 -- The Galveston Arts Center today announced that it will present four exhibitions reflecting the variety of media being used by artists with an opening reception on May 24 at ArtWalk. More
April 16, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will kick off its 2008 "Grand Gatherings" culinary events on Sunday with an "Italian Family Feast". More
April 15, 2008 -- The Lonestar Flight Museum Airshow will come to Galveston on April 26-27. More
April 15, 2008 -- GuidryNews.com Washington, D.C. correspondents Jim Richardson and Jim Cook visited the National Geographic Museum where "Trash People", an exhibit by German artist HA Schult, is on display. More
April 14, 2008 -- The Alley Theatre will host a production of "Agatha Christie's The Unexpected Guest" starting on July 11. More
April 14, 2008 -- Main Street Theater – Chelsea Market will feature "Cocktails, Coward, and Company" for the fourth year in a row as a benefit for the theater on Saturday, May 3 More
April 12, 2008 -- Bob Fullen has written and recorded "Galveston Island" a song that he says best describes what Galveston Island has to offer to those wishing to get away. More
April 12, 2008 -- Two former recipients of the Rothko Chapel's Oscar Romero Award will speak on April 16 about how receiving the award has touched their activities. More
April 11, 2008 -- The Houston Independent School District Choral Festival has been scheduled for Saturday, April 12. More
April 10, 2008 -- The Alley Theatre today announced its 2008-2009 season of performances. More
April 10, 2008 -- The Art Colony Association on Wednesday announced that is accepting artist applications for the Bayou City Art Festival Downtown. More
April 10, 2008 -- The Gospel by the Sea concert will be held at Moody Gardens on April 19 to raise funds for St. Vincent's House. More
April 10, 2008 -- There will be an ArtWalk in Downtown Galveston Saturday night. More
April 07, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Caliente" on Sunday. More
April 07, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "Blast!" on Saturday. More
April 06, 2008 -- The Oldest Living Graduate is playing at the College of the Mainland Community Theatre through April 20. More
April 03, 2008 -- The east-end theatre company (island etc) today announced it is holding open auditions for all roles in its upcoming production of the musical, "Company". More
April 03, 2008 -- The Ian McFeron Band today announced that it will play live at the Baja Beach Club in Galveston on April 18. More
April 03, 2008 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas today announced that it will host an exhibit of the work of Frank X. Tolbert, a Texan Artist, April 19 to July 13. More
April 02, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House at Galveston will present "100 Years of Broadway" on May 3. More
March 31, 2008 -- The Galveston Park Board of Trustees reports that Galveston FeatherFest and Grand Kids Festival will fill the Historic Downtown Stand District and miles of sandy beaches are ready for sunbathers and ocean swimmers. More
March 31, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will host the 13th annual Grand Kids Festival on April 5. More
March 31, 2008 -- The Texas Music Awards on Sunday announced its line-up of performances for the 2008 Texas Music Awards show. More
March 28, 2008 -- Movie Nite on The Strand is scheduled on first Saturdays in downtown Galveston. More
March 27, 2008 -- The Texas Seaport Museum today announced that the ELISSA will be open for guided tours at the Port of Houston Authority's Bayport Cruise Terminal on Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. More
March 27, 2008 -- Walking with Dinosaurs will host eight showings on April 2-6 at the Toyota Center in Houston. More
March 26, 2008 -- The University of Houston Concert Women 's Chorus will present the fourth concert in the annual Galveston Island Arts Academy Concert Series Sunday afternoon at Central Christian Church in Galveston. More
March 25, 2008 -- The Varner-Hogg Plantation State Historic Site today announced that it will celebrate its 50th year open to the public on Saturday. More
March 24, 2008 -- The Dickinson Department of Tourism and Museum today announced that it will show Disney's "Underdog" on March 29 as part of its Saturday Morning Movie at The Depot series. More
March 24, 2008 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation today announced that advance tickets to the 34th annual Galveston Historic Homes tour are now available. More
March 23, 2008 -- Rothko Chapel and Foundation for Modern Music join the Musicians' Alliance for Peace to honor Music for Peace weekend with a reflective evening of modern chamber music on March 28. More
March 20, 2008 -- Artist Kelly Halbach's works will be exhibited at The Great Frame Up at I-45 and FM 646 through April 23, with a reception on March 29. More
March 20, 2008 -- Colorado Canyon on Wednesday announced it has completed another phase of its expansion of the family entertainment destination in Beaumont. More
March 19, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston on Wednesday announced that Harris L. Kempner, Jr. and Hetta Towler Kempner will be honored as recipients or the 17th annual Leonora Kempner Thompson Community Enrichment Award on March 29. More
March 18, 2008 -- Lost in Yonkers, a Neil Simon play, will be featured at the Strand Theatre in Galveston from March 21 to April 13. More
March 18, 2008 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association on Monday sent out invitations to its April 19 jam session. More
March 18, 2008 -- The Galveston Arts Center on Monday announced that it will present three new exhibitions during ArtWalk on April 12. More
March 16, 2008 -- AEROS will perform at The Grand 1894 Opera House on Saturday, March 22. More
March 13, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House today announced that the Missoula Children's Theater will audition for "The Pied Piper" on March 31. More
March 13, 2008 -- The Galveston Convention and Visitors Bureau today announced that the 25th Annual Car Show hosted by the American Pontiac Association will be on March 15 at Pier 21. More
March 13, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston on Wednesday announced the winners of the Grand Kids Festival Banner Design Contest. More
March 13, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House on Wednesday announced it will sponsor the 13th Annual Grand Kids Festival on April 5. More
March 12, 2008 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association on Tuesday announced the 2008 "Fire on the Strings" Bluegrass Festival will be held May 15-17. More
March 10, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will host two productions of "Simply Ballroom" on March 15. More
March 10, 2008 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host a free Bluegrass music show and jam sessions on March 15 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center. More
March 10, 2008 -- The Ensemble Theatre in Houston announced it will present "Sty of the Blind Pig" March 20 through April 13. More
March 06, 2008 -- The League City Garden Club today announced that it will be sponsoring the Cottage Garden Sale on March 22. More
March 03, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present The Rob Landes Trio on March 9 at 3 pm. More
March 03, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will present "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" on March 8. More
March 03, 2008 -- Lamar State College - Port Arthur recently announced that The Oak Ridge Boys will headline its fifth annual Gulf Coast Gala on April 28. More
March 03, 2008 -- The Solo Zydeco Festival, formerly the Crosby Zydeco Festival, announced it has moved to Humble for its festivities this weekend. More
March 03, 2008 -- The Beaumont Convention and Visitors Bureau recently announced Beaumont will host the National Soul Food Cook-Off, March 7-8 at the Beaumont Civic Center. More
March 03, 2008 -- Update: Due to the current political situation in Pakistan, Husain Haqqani has had to cancel his lecture, “Human Rights in Pakistan and the War of Ideas in Islam,” scheduled for this Thursday, March 6 at Rothko Chapel in Houston. More
March 03, 2008 -- The Nassau Bay Garden Club last week announced it will host its Biennial Fundraiser with Style Show and Luncheon March 13 at the Lakewook Yacht Club. More
February 29, 2008 -- FotoFest has announced an opening reception for "De-Molecular Manifestation/Molecular De-Manifestation" which featues the works of three artists, Nancy O’Connor, Yan Changjiang and Zhou Tou at Studio 314 in Houston on March 8. More
February 28, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will present "The Producers" on Saturday. More
February 27, 2008 -- The Texas Artists Music Competition will be held March 13-15 at the Crighton Theatre in Conroe. More
February 24, 2008 -- The Rothko Chapel on February 28 will host a speech by Marc Falkoff, attorney for seventeen Yemeni prisoners at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. More
February 24, 2008 -- Tickets for the the 2008 Texas Music Awards to be held at the Palestine Civic Center on May 3 will go on sale Monday. More
February 19, 2008 -- The east-end theatre company presents The Musical of Musicals through March 15 at island etc. More
February 19, 2008 -- Lakewood Yacht Club today announced the Heald Bank Race will be held at the Galveston Jetties on April 5-6. More
February 18, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will present the award-winning jukebox musical Movin’ Out, featuring the songs of Billy Joel, on Saturday, February 23. More
February 18, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will feature Enchantment Theatre Company’s The Velveteen Rabbit as part of its Serious Fun Series on Thursday. More
February 18, 2008 -- Galveston Ballet, a non-profit organization is hosting it’s 7th annual Silent Auction, and Champagne Brunch on Sunday March 2. More
February 18, 2008 -- The Galveston Arts Center will participate in FotoFest 2008 with a trio of exhibitions focusing on the theme of "Transformations." More
February 18, 2008 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host its next Free Bluegrass music show and jam session on Saturday, March 15. More
February 15, 2008 -- The Galveston Arts Center is will feature a trio of exhibitions "offering something for everyone" with an opening reception during ArtWalk on Saturday, January 19. More
February 14, 2008 -- Island etc, east-end theatre company presents "The Musical of Musicals," with performances from February 15 to March 15 in Galveston. More
February 14, 2008 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will present "A Ride with Bob" February 15-17. More
February 11, 2008 -- The Galveston Arts Center is sponsoring "Have an...Art Attack!", a workshop on the creative process for new and experienced artists, on Saturday, February 23. More
February 11, 2008 -- “Mardi Gras Remembered,” an Exhibit of Costumes, Photographs and Accessories, will be on display at Galveston County Historical Museum through February 28. More
February 10, 2008 -- Main Street Theater will bring the work of Irish playwright Brian Friel to its stage for the first time with his drama Translations. More
February 10, 2008 -- Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host its next Free Bluegrass music show and jam session on February 16 at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
February 08, 2008 -- Eye on Third Ward, the annual exhibition of photographs by students from Jack Yates High School designed to express the distinctive identity of Houston’s historic Third Ward, opens at the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, on February 10, where it will be on view in the Audrey Jones Beck Building through May 26. More
February 07, 2008 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas announced the opening of "Defining Moments," an exhibition of works by Bryan Collier on February 23, with an opening reception on February 22. More
February 07, 2008 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will present Crossroads February 29 through March 23. More
February 06, 2008 -- The Cy-Fair Home and Garden Show will host Tom Tynan on March 1-2. Tynan will discuss energy use during the show. More
February 06, 2008 -- The Greater Houston Preservation Alliance today announced an architectual walking tour of Courtlandt Place will take place February 10. More
February 05, 2008 -- The Jasper String Quartet will perform at St. Joseph's Church in Galveston on Sunday. More
February 01, 2008 -- The Academy of Texas Music, Inc. has released the official list of nominees for the 2008 Texas Music Awards, to be held on Saturday, May 3rd, 2008 at the Palestine Civic Center in Palestine, Texas. More
January 31, 2008 -- Reliant Park on Wednesday announced that Houston will be placing a bid for the 2012 Super Bowl to come into town. More
January 30, 2008 -- The Varner-Hogg Plantation State Historic Site announced it will be open six days a week beginning February 3. More
January 30, 2008 -- Menopause the Musical will open at Galveston's Grand Opera House on February 5 with shows running through February 10. More
January 29, 2008 -- The Spitfire Grill, based on the film by Lee David Zlotoff, with music, book and Lyrics by James Valcq and Fred Alley is playinng at College of the Mainland Community Theatre though February 17. More
January 25, 2008 -- The east-end theatre company has announced The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!). will open on February 15. More
January 24, 2008 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host a book signing event in honor of internationally renowned artist and Beaumont native John Alexander on Friday, February 8. More
January 23, 2008 -- Del Espadin Flamenco and Spanish Dance Academy will host a Flamenco Fiesta on Saturday, February 16th, from 8 to 10pm. More
January 22, 2008 -- Galveston's Grand 1894 Opera House will host its ninth annual New York Theatre Tour in April. More
January 22, 2008 -- Texas Culinary Academy announced that it will host the Third Annual Chocolate Show & Competition, Saturday, February 9 from 12:00 until 3:00 p.m. More
January 21, 2008 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will perform in The Grand 1894 Opera House on Sunday, February 3. More
January 21, 2008 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake and San Jacinto College will present "Opposites Attract" February 14 - March 20". More
January 21, 2008 -- Dickinson Independent School District held its annual art show in preparation for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Art Contest. More
January 20, 2008 -- The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, will offer advance ticket sales beginning Monday, January 14, for the international touring exhibition, Pompeii: Tales From an Eruption. More
January 20, 2008 -- Coretta Scott King award-winner and Newbery Winner "The Watsons Go to Birmingham – 1963" by Christopher Paul Curtis has been dramatized for the stage and is coming to Main Street Theater during Black History Month. More
January 18, 2008 -- Houston's Wortham Center will be featured in PBS’s ‘Moment of Luxury’, a new program dedicated to interior design excellence which premieres on April 5. More
January 18, 2008 -- Deathtrap opens tonight at Clear Creek Community Theatre. More
January 16, 2008 -- Varner-Hogg Plantation has called for entries for bands to play at the plantation's 50th anniversary event on March 29. More
January 16, 2008 -- The Oak Ridge Boys will perform at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston this weekend. More
January 15, 2008 -- The Ensemble Theatre presented an excerpt from A Lesson Before Dying, the novel selected by Galveston County Reads as its book for discussion this year, at The Strand Theatre in Galveston. More
January 15, 2008 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas will host the 21st Annual Protégé High School Art Competition and Exhibition on Thursday, February 28. More
January 14, 2008 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas’ will host a Family Arts Day on Saturday, February 2. More
January 13, 2008 -- The Seabrook Coffee Oasis Reading Services will feature readings by Samuel L. Collins, III on February 4 at the Seabrook Coffee Oasis, 4650 NASA Pkwy at Kirby. More
January 13, 2008 -- Bay Area Bluegrass Association will feature Green Mountain Grass at its free bluegrass music show and jam session on February 16th at the Johnny Arolfo Civic Center in League City. More
January 11, 2008 -- Crossroads, a new musical by Robert Inman, will open at Clear Creek Country Theatre on February 29. More
January 09, 2008 -- The Nassau Bay Garden Club will host its biennial Style Show and Luncheon Fundraiser on March 13 at Lakewood Yacht Club. More
January 09, 2008 -- The Galveston Island Arts Academy has announced the appointment of James McQuage, a new guitar instructor. More
January 07, 2008 -- San Jacinto College Central Department of Theatre and Film will hold auditions for its spring musical, The Sound of Music, January 15 and 16, 2008, in the Slocomb Auditorium located on the Central campus. More
January 07, 2008 -- Galveston County Reads is giving away free tickets for The Ensemble Theatre's stage presentation of A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest J. Gaines to be performed at 2 pm this Sunday at Strand Theatre. More
January 02, 2008 -- Texas Music Legend Jerry Jeff Walker will perform at Galveston’s Grand 1894 Opera House on Saturday, January 5. More
January 02, 2008 -- During the month of January, the Rosenberg Library will display an assortment of Japanese tsubas, or sword guards, from the museum collection. More
January 01, 2008 -- The Academy of Texas Music has selected the Palestine Civic Center in Palestine as the location of the 6th Annual Texas Music Awards to be held on Saturday, May 3rd, 2008. More
December 28, 2007 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will celebrate Twelfth Night Sunday, January 6, with an evening of music and traditional refreshments at Galveston's Moody Mansion. More
December 27, 2007 -- The Jefferson Theatre Cultural Growth Program will present BRILLIANCE on Friday, January 11 More
December 27, 2007 -- Cancer Counseling, Inc., which provides free counseling therapy for individuals, groups, and families who are struggling with cancer, will host the Kickin' Cancer Out of Texas Boot Art Show Event on Thursday, January 10. More
December 27, 2007 -- Counsel, "an up and coming band in the Texas City area", will release a new CD at Jernigan's Tavern on New Year's Eve. More
December 24, 2007 -- Texas folk singer, Bob Livingston, and his son Tucker, will head to Viet Nam and Thailand on New Year's Day for a 20 day tour. More
December 18, 2007 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will celebrate its 113th birthday in “Grand” style on Thursday, January 3. More
December 12, 2007 -- The 21st Annual Gulf Coast Music Hall of Fame Show will be held at the Carl Parker Center in Port Arthur on January 19, the birthday of Janis Joplin. More
December 12, 2007 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has received an AT&T Excelerator grant to help fully integrate technology into their ongoing operations and community outreach. More
December 10, 2007 -- "Holiday Trimmings at the Strand Theatre", an extravaganza of caroling & special performances benefiting the theatre will be featured on Wednesday, December 12. More
December 09, 2007 -- Paul Boor, M.D., a UTMB professor who has written a novel based on a medical mystery in Galveston and at UTMB, talked to Juan Peña at a booksigning at Mod Coffeehouse. More
December 09, 2007 -- Main Street Theater continues its 33rd season with the regional premiere of Tony Kushner’s musical, "Caroline, or Change". More
December 07, 2007 -- Galveston County Historical Museum will open a Smithsonian Museum exhibit, “From Sea to Shining Sea: 200 Years of Charting America’s Coasts,” on December 10. More
December 06, 2007 -- During the month of December, the Rosenberg Library will display an antique magic lantern with thirteen original glass slides. More
December 06, 2007 -- "Pompeii: Tales from an Eruption" will conclude an international tour in Houston next spring. The exhibit will be on display at the Museum of Fine Arts March 2 through June 22, 2008. More
December 04, 2007 -- “Playhouse Disney Live”, the first U.S. live touring stage production featuring characters from four shows in Disney Channel's Playhouse Disney program block for preschoolers, will perform at the Beaumont Civic Center as part of a 70-city tour on December 29. More
December 04, 2007 -- "Deathtrap" by Ira Levin is the next production for Clear Creek Community Theatre, and is scheduled for January 18 through February 3. More
December 03, 2007 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host its next free bluegrass music show on Saturday, January 19. More
November 30, 2007 -- The City Ballet of Houston will present "The Nutcracker" at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston on Saturday and Sunday, December 8 and 9. More
November 29, 2007 -- The San Jacinto College Central Theater and Film Department will present “Santa’s Christmas Magic: The Musical,” a fantasy about a sinister plot to steal Santa’s magic, on December 7, 8, 14, and 15. More
November 29, 2007 -- Suzuki Piano Book 2 piano recital will be presented by Julia Fulbright of the Galveston Island Arts Academy on Sunday. More
November 28, 2007 -- The 62 Broadway Bound children, ages 4-18, will entertain the Dickens on the Strand crowds with a "London Music Hall Revue". More
November 22, 2007 -- A. A. Milne’s play, Mr. Pim Passes By, opened on November 10 at Houston’s Main Street Theater in Rice Village. Review by Lynda Guidry
November 22, 2007 -- Downtown Galveston’s island etc (east-end theatre company) is offering up lots of laughter with its current production, Christmas Belles, through December 15. Review by Lynda Guidry
November 21, 2007 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas is hosting a desplay from the El Paso Museum of Art entitled, "Tejas del Oeste al Este". More
November 21, 2007 -- The Galveston Island Arts Academy has announced its Fifth Annual Sunday Afternoon Concert Series. More
November 20, 2007 -- Circus Oz will come to Galveston this weekend, to perform live and on stage at The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
November 15, 2007 -- The Mercury Baroque Ensemble will perform the uncut “1743 Covent Garden” version of Handel's "Messiah" on Saturday, December 15 in the University of Houston-Clear Lake’s Bayou Theater. More
November 12, 2007 -- The international percussion sensation and award-winning production, STOMP, will make an encore appearance in Galveston at The Grand 1894 Opera House this weekend. More
November 12, 2007 -- Tomás and The Library Lady, a Harris L. Kempner Children’s Series performance, has been scheduled for Thursday at The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston. More
November 12, 2007 -- Main Street Theater’s Third Annual Autumn Follies Gala was held on October 5. More
November 12, 2007 -- Christmas Bells opened on Friday at the east-end theatre company in Galveston. More
November 07, 2007 -- Lynda Guidry reviewed College of the Mainland Community Theatre's production of "Glorious!", a play based on the story of Florence Foster Jenkins, "a wealthy eccentric widow who also happens to be the world's worst singer". More
November 06, 2007 -- Clear Creek Community Theatre will present "A Bay Area Christmas Carol", a new version of the Dickens classic by Gary Moody set in modern times, from November 30 through December 16. More
November 05, 2007 -- Galveston Ballet will host a free matinee performance of Peter and the Wolf at 1 p.m. on Friday for Galveston area third thru sixth grade students and their teachers, prior to a public performance at 7 p.m. on Friday at the Grand 1894 Opera House. More
November 04, 2007 -- The Serious Fun Series continues at The Grand 1894 Opera House with the Childsplay National Tour presentation of "Tomás and the Library Lady" on November 13. More
November 04, 2007 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will present The Smothers Brothers, with special guest Yo-Yo Man, and Judy Collins on Saturday, November 10. More
October 31, 2007 -- island etc, the east-end theatre company, will present Christmas Belles, November 9th thru December 15th, 2007. More
October 31, 2007 -- The Bay Area Bluegrass Association will host a free Bluegrass music show and jam session on November 17. More
October 29, 2007 -- Circus Oz will perform on stage at The Grand 1894 Opera House on the weekend of November 23-24. More
October 29, 2007 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre has announced open auditions for The Spitfire Grill. More
October 29, 2007 -- Main Street Theater will present the regional premiere of A.A. Milne’s comedy, "Mr. Pim Passes By", in November and December. More
October 29, 2007 -- Misslette, The Singing Cowgirl, will entertain at the Armand Bayou Nature Center's Martyn Farm Fall Festival on November 10 and 11. More
October 25, 2007 -- The Rocky Horror Picture Show will play for two performances on Friday night at The Strand Theatre in Galveston. More
October 25, 2007 -- "Oh! Mr. Sousa" plays The Grand 1894 Opera House on Sunday. More
October 24, 2007 -- "Glorious!", a play based on the story of Florence Foster Jenkins, "a wealthy eccentric widow who also happens to be the world's worst singer, open on Thursday at the College of the Mainland Community Theatre. More
October 22, 2007 -- "Bowfire" featuring "eleven sizzling violinisits" will entertain in two performances at The Grand 1894 Opera House on Saturday, October 27. More
October 17, 2007 -- Bay Area Harbour in Dickinson has announced that "On Golden Pond" will open on October 26 and will run through November 18 More
October 16, 2007 -- "Serious Fun at Saltwater Grill” will be held on the evening of Tuesday, October 30 to benefit The Grand 1894 Opera House’s “Serious Fun” Children’s Programming. More
October 15, 2007 -- The Galveston College Choir and the Island Steel Drum Band, both conducted by Eric D. Sharp,will a musical evening of musical history on Friday October 26 in the performing arts room at Galveston College. More
October 14, 2007 -- James Earl Jones will perform at The Grand 1894 Opera House in a special stage appearance on Saturday, October 20. More
October 11, 2007 -- Galveston Ballet will host a free matinee performance of Peter and the Wolf on Friday, November 9, 2007 at the Grand 1894 Opera House. More
October 11, 2007 -- "Daddy's Dyin', Who's got the Will?" will play at the Clear Creek Community Theatre October 26 though November 11. More
October 08, 2007 -- The Spinners, will debut at The Grand 1894 Opera House for special performances on Friday and Saturday, October 12-13. More
October 07, 2007 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will feature the White Oak Trio on November 4 at The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
October 07, 2007 -- The Institute for the Medical Humanities Theater Outreach and Education program at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, along with the Resource and Crisis Center of Galveston County, will present several performances of “Breaking the Silence,” an evening of music and theater taken from real life stories of domestic violence, written and directed by Cheryl L. Kaplan. More
October 07, 2007 -- Lamar Theatre’s production of Lisa Kron’s critically acclaimed play “Well” opens Thursday, October 11, for six performances at Lamar University. More
October 03, 2007 -- Sea Monsters 3D: Prehistoric Creatures of the Deep opens at Moody Gardens on October 6 with a special appearance by the film's chief consultant Mike Everhart at 10 a.m. More
October 02, 2007 -- 365 Days/365 Plays by Suzan-Lori Parks opens October 8 at The Strand Theatre in Galveston. More
October 01, 2007 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston has announced the launch of a new Sidewalk of Stars initiative. More
September 29, 2007 -- Main Street Theater’s Kids On Stage Program will present the youth drama "The Ice Wolf" on November 2 and 3 at Main Street Theater – Chelsea Market, 4617 Montrose Boulevard. More
September 26, 2007 -- Grammy Award-winning country legend Clint Black debuts at The Grand 1894 Opera House for two special performances at 8pm on Friday and Saturday, September 28-29. More
September 24, 2007 -- Guidry News Service Publisher Lynda Guidry has written to the Strand Theatre's board of directors with positive comments about the choice of offerings at the Galveston theatre for this season. More
September 23, 2007 -- The Galveston Symphony Orchestra will begin its fall season on September 30 at The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
September 21, 2007 -- Main Street Theater’s Autumn Follies Gala will be held on Friday October 5 at Main Street Theater – Chelsea Market, 4617 Montrose Boulevard in Houston. More
September 21, 2007 -- The Strand Theatre kicked off its 30th Anniversary Season with the world premiere production of Dave Ervin's Buford. More
September 17, 2007 -- The east-end theatre company will open its sixth season of live theatrical productions with The Pillowman by four-time Tony Award nominee Martin McDonagh on Friday, September 21 More
September 11, 2007 -- Moody Gardens will present a "Star Party" on September 15, led by the Johnson Space Center Astronomical Society, featuring a variety of powerful telescopes for studying the solar system. More
September 11, 2007 -- Main Street Theater will present "The Busy World Is Hushed" on September 27. More
September 09, 2007 -- "Daddy's Dyin', Who's got the will?" will play at Clear Creek Community Theatre October 26 through November 11. More
September 06, 2007 -- "Buford" is playing at The Strand Theatre in Galveston. More
September 06, 2007 -- "Mary, Mary" is playing at College of the Mainland Community Theatre More
August 30, 2007 -- Galveston Historical Foundation Harbor Tours, the Texas Seaport Museum, and the 1877 Tall Ship ELISSA are offering a half-price package admission ticket all three days of the upcoming Labor Day weekend. More
August 30, 2007 -- The Gulf Coast Film and Video Festival will be on September 14, 15, and 16 in Seabrook. More
August 30, 2007 -- Forever Tango will play at the Stafford Centre September 13 through September 15. More
August 29, 2007 -- The Texas Aviation Hall of Fame wil hold the 9th Annual Hall of Fame Induction Gala on November 10. More
August 28, 2007 -- The Kemah Historical Society will sponsor a "Casino Gambling Night" on September 8. More
August 26, 2007 -- Spiderman 3 : The IMAX Experience opens Monday on the six-story tall IMAX® screen at Moody Gardens® in Galveston. More
August 22, 2007 -- The City of Dickinson has announced that it is seeking Art & Craft vendors for its 30th Anniversary Celebration on November 3, featuring music, food and entertainment. More
August 22, 2007 -- Bay Area Theatre & Voice Academy is accepting registration for its Fall Broadway Jr. Workshop Production Class. More
August 11, 2007 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre will hold open auditions for Glorious! More
August 10, 2007 -- Main Street Theater will open its 33rd season with a production of Gore Vidal’s satire of presidential politics, The Best Man, on Thursday, August 30 More
August 08, 2007 -- The Russian-American Kids Circus will perform at the Moody Gardens Convention Center on August 14 through August 19. More
August 07, 2007 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House has announced that there will be an additional six performances of Tuna Does Vegas due to "overwhelming demand". More
August 04, 2007 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will present Robert Earl Keen in concert, Friday evening, August 31. More
August 03, 2007 -- The Icons of Rock Summer Tour, featuring "the best tribute bands in the nation", is coming to the Moody Gardens® Convention Center. More
August 03, 2007 -- Jaston Williams and Joe Sears have returned to Galveston this weekend for the world premier of Tuna Does Vegas at The Grand 1894 Opera House. More
August 03, 2007 -- Hello Dolly will play at Clear Creek Country Theatre September 7 through September 30. More
August 01, 2007 -- The Houston Chamber Orchestra has announced programming for the 2007-2008 season. More
August 01, 2007 -- Tuna Does Vegas will have its world premier in Galveston, Texas at The Grand 1894 Opera House on Saturday, August 4. More
July 31, 2007 -- Grammy Award-winning Clint Black, who debuts at The Grand 1894 Opera House for two special performances on September 28 and 29, will appear live on Thursday, August 2 on “Live with Regis and Kelly”. More
July 28, 2007 -- The Orleans Street Jazz Festival is underway in the Jefferson Theatre in Beaumont. More
July 27, 2007 -- Due to inclement weather, the 2007 Beaumont Jazz Festival scheduled for Saturday, July 28th has been moved into the Jefferson Theatre. More
July 26, 2007 -- The City of La Porte’s Main Street Program has announced "a new night of entertainment" called Porte of Call beginning August 17. More
July 26, 2007 -- Single ticket sales for the 2007-20078 Performing Arts Season at Galveston’s Grand 1894 Opera House begin Monday, August 20. More
July 25, 2007 -- Main Street Theatre has announced its 28th Youth Theater Season, beginning with "Ramona Quimby" opening on October 12. More
July 24, 2007 -- The Southeast Texas Arts Council, Beaumont Main Street, Lamar University and the City of Beaumont will present the Second Annual Orleans Street Jazz Fest this weekend. More
July 24, 2007 -- The Strand Theatre will conclude its 29th season with Neil Simon's "The Odd Couple", opening July 27. More
July 23, 2007 -- The Clear Creek Country Theatre will present "The Wizard of Oz" on August 2. More
July 21, 2007 -- "Big River" a musical about Mark Twain's novel "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" with music written by Roger Miller, is being produced by Galveston Island Musicals at the Galveston Convention Center at the San Luis. More
July 18, 2007 -- FIDDLER ON THE ROOF will play at College of the Mainland Community Theatre from July 19 to August 12. More
July 18, 2007 -- The east-end theatre company is holding auditions for The Pillowman by Martin McDonagh. More
July 16, 2007 -- The Galveston Arts Center on Saturday announced the finalists and prize winners of Texas Juried Glass 2, the second state-wide exhibition to focus exclusively on the use of glass as an artistic medium. More
July 16, 2007 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake is hosting the first annual Bay Area Houston Arts Festival on October 19 and 20, featuring 80 Bay Area artists and craftspeople. More
July 16, 2007 -- Wild Heart Art will host "The Art of Relaxation in Creativity", a creative expression workshop, at the Galveston Arts Center on July 21. More
July 16, 2007 -- Cafe 21 Theatre presents Steve Martin's comedy "The Underpants", on July 27 at Franca's Real Italian Restaurant. More
July 16, 2007 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host "The Art Guys: Cloud Cuckoo Land", a retrospective of Houston artists Michael Galbreath and Jack Massing, on August 25. More
July 16, 2007 -- The Clear Creek Country Theatre will present "The Wizard of Oz" on August 2. More
July 11, 2007 -- The Strand Theatre will present the Harry Potter Extravaganza on July 13. More
July 09, 2007 -- The Beaumont Community Players will hold auditions for their musical production of "Tintypes" on July 16 & 17 at 7 PM in the new theatre at 4155 Laurel. More
July 09, 2007 -- The Triangle AIDS Network will host four events in Fall 2007, beginning September 8. More
July 07, 2007 -- A Harry Potter Extravaganza will be held at The Strand Theatre in Galveston on Friday, July 13. More
July 07, 2007 -- The Dancing with the Beaumont Stars charity fundraiser will be on July 20 at Antone's on historic Crockett Street in Downtown Beaumont. More
July 05, 2007 -- The Texas State Championship Duck Calling Contest has announced Andy Barnett the winner of the contest on May 19. More
July 05, 2007 -- The Bolivar Peninsula Cultural Foundation Art Gallery and Museum held a showing of artist Joe Winston's photographic-based paintings, on Saturday, June 30. More
July 05, 2007 -- Main Street Theater has announced its 33rd MainStage Season More
July 03, 2007 -- Regal Estates Independent and Assisted Living Community has announced that it will host a motorcycle rally on July 14. More
June 30, 2007 -- Conspirare has announced that Chuck Lutke has been appointed as development and communications manager and Jake Foster has been appointed as production manager. More
June 28, 2007 -- The Bolivar Peninsula Cultural Foundation Art Gallery and Museum will feature artist Joe Winston's photographic-based paintings, on Saturday, June 30. More
June 28, 2007 -- The Southeast Texas Arts Council, Beaumont Main Street, Lamar University and the City of Beaumont will present the 2nd Annual Orleans Street Jazz Fest on July 28. More
June 28, 2007 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre will hold auditions for "Mary, Mary" on July 15 and 16. More
June 28, 2007 -- Galveston College will offer a free course for seniors taught by Assistant Professor of Developmental English Erma Phillips, beginning August 28. More
June 27, 2007 -- The Varner-Hogg Plantation State Historic Site will celebrate the birthday of philanthropist Ima Hogg on July 7. More
June 27, 2007 -- Triangle Concert's Gulf Coast Jam will present The Fabulous Boogie Kings, G. G., Shinn and Jerry "Count Jackson" LaCroix on July 21 at Lamar State College. More
June 27, 2007 -- Lamar University's Department of Music, Theatre & Dance announces that tickets and gift certificates for the 2007-2008 "Lamarissimo!" showcase series are now on sale. More
June 23, 2007 -- GuidryNews.com Editor George Lee has reviewed CHICAGO, which opened on Friday at Moody Gardens. Review
June 21, 2007 -- The Galveston Island Musicals will open it’s 2007 season, Wednesday, July 4 in the Galveston Island Convention Center at the San Luis Resort with Rodgers and Hammerstein’s classic musical South Pacific. More
June 21, 2007 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will present Robert Earl Keen in concert, Friday evening, August 31. More
June 19, 2007 -- The Galveston Historical Foundation has extended the registration deadline for its annual Discovery Day camp for children will begin June 25. More
June 19, 2007 -- The cast of the Tony Award winning musical, CHICAGO, is in town and ready to open on Friday June 22 at the Moody Gardens® Convention Center. More
June 18, 2007 -- The Galveston Parks Board of Trustees will host a patriotic parade and a fireworks display on July 4. More
June 17, 2007 -- B.B. King, whose last Galveston performance was postponed by illness, will return to The Grand 1894 Opera House for two performances on Thursday and Friday, June 21 and 22. More
June 17, 2007 -- The Galveston Arts Center will host Texas Juried Glass 2, a juried exhibition that will focus exclusively on the use of glass as an artistic medium, opening on ArtWalk July 14. More
June 14, 2007 -- You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown, a two-act show based on the popular comic strip Peanuts, will play the Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake on July 21. More
June 14, 2007 -- "Geek Art: a visual conversation between art and technology" will open at The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake on August 14. More
June 13, 2007 -- The Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Houston will present "RUDDYGORE" on July 10. More
June 12, 2007 -- The Galveston Arts Center is exhibiting the work of University of Houston-Clear Lake Professor of Fine Arts Sandria Hu until July 8. More
June 11, 2007 -- The Historic Stringfellow Orchard will host a Juneteenth Picnic & Celebration on June 16. More
June 11, 2007 -- Tuna Does Vegas will premier at The Grand 1894 Opera House on Saturday, August 4. More
June 10, 2007 -- ArtWalk attracted large crowds to Downtown Galveston on Saturday. More
June 08, 2007 -- Nipples to the Wind will debut in Galveston at The Grand 1894 Opera House July 27-29. More
June 08, 2007 -- The SETx Wakeboarding Club will host the 5th annual SETx Mid-Summer Classic Wakeboarding Tournament 2007, at the SETx Wakeboard Lake in Beaumont on June 15. More
June 07, 2007 -- CHICAGO the hit musical makes its way to Galveston Island on June 22, 23 and 24 with four spectacular shows at the Moody Gardens® Convention Center. More
June 07, 2007 -- The Strand Theatre has extended Sylvia for an additional three weeks, June 8 through June 24 More
June 06, 2007 -- Main Street Theater - Chelsea Market will host a free Kids on Stage Open House on August 25. More
June 05, 2007 -- The United Way of Galveston has announced a performance of "Euforia Live", a benefit on June 14 to inaugurate the 2007 United Way of Galveston Community Campaign. More
June 04, 2007 -- The Houston Children's Chorus has invited Galveston Children to a Summer Music Funshop on Sunday, July 1 More
June 04, 2007 -- The City of Beaumont today announced that it will host the second annual Spindletop Spin Bicycle Ride & Fundraiser on June 9. More
June 03, 2007 -- Supporters of the Strand Theatre enjoyed an evening of local talent performing their favorite show tunes. More
June 03, 2007 -- Supporters of the Strand Theatre enjoyed an evening of local talent performing their favorite show tunes. More
June 01, 2007 -- The Greater Port Arthur Chamber of Commerce and the Port Arthur International Seafarers’ Center will present Cayman Night in Port Arthur, featuring Barefoot Man and Band along with Andy Martin “The Cayman Cowboy” on June 16 at the Carl Parker Multipurpose Center. Flyer
June 01, 2007 -- I Hate Hamlet is now playing at Clear Creek Country Theatre. Review by George Lee
June 01, 2007 -- George Douglas Lee will present “Ceilings on the Wall”, an evening of art and live music, at the Tremont House during the June 9 ArtWalk in Downtown Galveston. More
May 22, 2007 -- KPRC Channel 2 will air local family counseling and stop smoking therapist Julie Nise on the Dr. Phil Show, May 23. More
May 18, 2007 -- Main Street Theater continues its 32nd season with Noël Coward’s tantalizing masterpiece Design for Living. More
May 18, 2007 -- Galveston City Council Member Juan Peña, a GuidryNews.com contributor, has provided a review of Sylvia, a production at the Strand Theatre. More
May 17, 2007 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House has announced its 2007-2008 Performing Arts Season, billed as “A Kaleidoscope of Sights and Sounds”. More
May 16, 2007 -- Stages Repertory Theatre will present Nursery Rhymes for Grown Folk on Jue 8 and 9. More
May 12, 2007 -- The Galveston Arts Center will present three exhibitions from three area artists June 9 to July 8. More
May 12, 2007 -- The College of the Mainland Communty Theatre will feature Over the River and Through the Woods May 17 through June 10. More
May 10, 2007 -- The Clear Creek Country Theatre will present I Hate Hamlet from May 25 thought June 10. More
May 10, 2007 -- Galveston Island will celebrate National Tourism Week, May 12 through May 20. More
May 08, 2007 -- College of the Mainland Community Theatre will be holding open auditions for Fiddler on the Roof on Sunday, May 20. More
May 08, 2007 -- Opera in the Heights and The Houston Club are pleased to present the Bravissimo Dinner Concert, the grand finale of the Opera in the Heights 2006-2007 season. More
May 08, 2007 -- The Rothko Chapel will explore the cultural, political, and human rights ramifications of barriers in “A World of Walls” lecture series beginning on May 16. More
May 08, 2007 -- Admiral Dingy (whose real name is Daryl Colinot), who is sailing around the world on his one-of-a kind 9-foot/11-inch boat, is visiting Galveston. More
May 05, 2007 -- island etc., the east-end theatre company, will present Any Wednesday by Muriel Resnik Friday, May 18 through Friday, June 8. More
April 30, 2007 -- Bernadette Peters will play The Grand 1894 Opera House this weekend. More
April 30, 2007 -- The Texas City-La Marque Chamber of Commerce will host Funfest on June 8 and 9 in Nessler Park in Texas City. More
April 30, 2007 -- Alice in Wonderland opens on Friday at Broadway Bound Studio in Galveston. More
April 19, 2007 -- Sylvia, a romantic comedy by A.R. Gurney, will play April 27 - May 20 at The Strand Theatre in Galveston. More
April 17, 2007 -- The 2007 “Grand Gatherings” – a series of culinary events benefiting Galveston’s Grand 1894 Opera House – has just been announced. More
April 16, 2007 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House announces that ”Grand Gatherings” kicks off the 2007 season with “Seis de Mayo” on Sunday afternoon, May 6. More
April 14, 2007 -- Clear Lake Infiniti Open Mic Jazz Nite is Thursday, May 17. More
April 12, 2007 -- The American Wind Symphony Orchestra will present a free concert, open to the public, on Saturday, May 5, at Pier 21 in Galveston. More
April 05, 2007 -- City Dance will present "Still Fresh" on Saturday, April 28 at Hamman Hall on the campus of Rice University. More
April 04, 2007 -- Disney On Ice is playing at Reliant Stadium in Houston. More
April 02, 2007 -- “Breaking the Silence,” an onstage, artistic presentation, will explore the experience and effect of abuse and hatred at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 11, in the Levin Hall auditorium, 10th and Market streets, at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. More
March 23, 2007 -- The Galveston Island Children’s Chorus will present its final concert of the season at Central Christian Church on Sunday, April 1. More
March 22, 2007 -- Larry Gelbart's Sly Fox opens at College of the Mainland Community Theatre on Thursday March 22. More
March 19, 2007 -- Say Goodnight Gracie - The Life, Laughter & Love of George Burns and Gracie Allen will play The Grand 1894 Opera House on Saturday. More
March 16, 2007 -- Brenda Levy Hutchings will be honored Saturday, March 31 at The Grand 1894 Opera House as the special recipient of the sixteenth annual Leonora Kempner Thompson Community Enrichment Award. More
March 11, 2007 -- The 12th annual Grand Kids Festival set for Saturday, April 7 will be presented in memory of Lee Hage Jamail. More
March 11, 2007 -- The Houston Civic Symphony returns to Zilkha Hall at the Hobby Center for The Performing Arts for its annual concert showcasing the talents of the winners from the Young Artists competition held earlier this year. More
March 10, 2007 -- The Galveston Musical Club will sponsor a program of music by Czech composers performed by Bass/Baritone Gary V. Navy assisted by pianists Deb Lewis and Courtnay Deyon Holiday on Tuesday, March 13 at Edgewater Auditorium. More
March 04, 2007 -- "The Exonerated" will run March 9 thru April 1 at The Strand Theatre in Galveston. More
March 02, 2007 -- Sherlock's Last Case opens at Clear Creek Country Theatre on April 13. More
February 27, 2007 -- The Galveston Island Arts Academy has announced its upcoming annual Faculty Recital on Sunday, March 4 at 4:00 p.m. More
February 24, 2007 -- The Bay Harbour Playhouse in Dickinson was chosen as one of the two winners in the American Association of Community Theatres local Quad IV Festival Play Contest at San Jacinto Central College. More
February 24, 2007 -- The annual Lamarissimo! Faculty Artists Concert will be held on March 6 in the Jefferson Theatre. More
February 19, 2007 -- The Young Texas Artists Music Competition will be held at at the Crighton Theatre in downtown Conroe in March. More
February 12, 2007 -- Clear Creek Country Theatre will present A Royal Dilemma February 23 through March 18. More
February 09, 2007 -- Galveston College will present the first in its film series honoring the American Film Institute’s ranking of the best 100 American films of the 20th Century on Wednesday, February 14. More
February 09, 2007 -- San Jacinto College South’s theatre department will present the comedy-drama “The Boys Next Door” in the campus’ Studio Theatre of the Marie Flickinger Fine Arts Building. More
February 08, 2007 -- The City of Galveston has published a news release with Mardi Gras information. More
February 07, 2007 -- Raymond and Gladys Haak hosted a Pruning Day at the Haak Vineyards & Winery on February 3, 2007. More
February 02, 2007 -- The 2007 Texas Music Awards will be held at Music City Texas Theater in Linden, Texas on March 25 More
January 30, 2007 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House presents world-renowned mezzo-soprano Frederica von Stade in concert with Samuel Ramey, the most recorded bass in history, on Saturday, March 3, at 8 p.m. More
January 26, 2007 -- Maureen Patton, director of The Grand 1894 Opera House says that B.B. King, has cancelled tonight's performance after taking ill on Thursday. More
January 19, 2007 -- Accomplished musicians from around the world are expected to gather in Conroe, Texas for the Young Texas Artists Music Competition March 8-10 at the historic Crighton Theatre. More
January 18, 2007 -- Entertainment opportunities during the coming weekend include Sinatra, Torme and Agatha Christie. More
January 18, 2007 -- My Way, a musical tribute to Frank Sinatra, is now playing at the College Of the Mainland Community Theatre through February 11. More
January 18, 2007 -- The son of legendary jazz singer Mel Tormé presents a magical evening of music and memories at The Grand 1894 Opera House, Saturday, January 20 and Sunday, January 21. More
January 17, 2007 -- The Museum of Fine Arts in Houston is hosting an exhibition on Sunday, January 28 of artwork created by third grade K.E. Little Elementary students during the 2005-2006 school year. More
January 17, 2007 -- The Art Museum of Southeast Texas at 500 Main Street in Beaumont will present a Free Family Arts Day in conjunction with three exhibitions on February 3. More
January 16, 2007 -- The Strand Theatre in Galveston has published a schedule of performances and other news. More
January 15, 2007 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston will Present B.B. King January 25 and 26. More
January 13, 2007 -- Several events are planned at Armand Bayou Nature Center. More
January 13, 2007 -- A Royal Dilemma, a brand new musical, will open at Clear Creek Country Theatre on February 23. More
January 13, 2007 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake has several events scheduled during the month of February. More
January 13, 2007 -- Houston pop legend Roy Head will be honored at the 2007 Gulf Coast Music Hall of Fame Concert in Port Arthur, Texas. More
January 13, 2007 -- Go, Dog, Go! opens at Houston's Main Street Theater - Chelsea Market on March 10. More
January 13, 2007 -- The Actors Workshop at The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake is offering a six week acting class. More
January 09, 2007 -- ROY HEAD TO HEADLINE THE GULF COAST MUSIC HALL OF FAME SHOW More
January 08, 2007 -- The Velvet Rope, a new supper club with an "upscale entertainment venue" has opened at 9817-A Bissonnet, on Houston’s southwest side. More
January 08, 2007 -- Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo officials announced that twenty-three star entertainers are scheduled to perform at the 2007 show. More
January 08, 2007 -- The Velvet Rope, a new "upscale" supper club has opened at 9817-A Bissonnet, on Houston’s southwest side, featuring fine dining with the attraction of top-notch entertainment and dancing. More
January 06, 2007 -- Market Basket Food Stores and Texas State Bank Present More
January 04, 2007 -- "string" a multi-media message will be peformed Saturday, January 13 at Talente Bilingue de Houston Theatre Latino Cultural Arts Center More
January 04, 2007 -- The Arts Alliance Center at Clear Lake announces the return of RODEO ART, an More
January 04, 2007 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House held an open house to celebrate its 112th Birthday. More
January 03, 2007 -- Beaumont will host the first ever "family-oriented" Mardi Gras on The Neches February 15-18. More
January 02, 2007 -- The Grand 1894 Opera House will celebrate its 112th birthday on Wednesday, January 3 with an open house. More
January 02, 2007 -- The Bryan Lee Guevin Jazz Project, featuring the works of modern jazz visionaries Miles Davis and Bill Evans, will perform on Sunday, January 7 at the Galveston Island Arts Academy’s Take Five Concert Series More
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