Winspear ‘acoustically pristine’ setting for show

By Suzanne Calvin The Dallas Opera is proud to present an afternoon of magnificent orchestral works and one of the most gifted pianists in classical music today. American pianist Andrew von Oeyen and The Dallas Opera Orchestra will perform a genuinely exciting twentieth-century masterwork: Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor. The second […]

Couple are always where they want to be

Couple are always where they want to be

Serena Runyon Farmer is someone who epitomizes the best of social networking. She could be a poster face for Facebook (FB). From her epicurean dishes to gastronomic desserts, “Chef Serena” is a Bryan Adams High School (BA) 1967 alumna with a flair for the culinary arts. At her recent 50th BA reunion, her friends’ faces […]

Climate change’s effect on food topic of talk

Climate change’s effect on food topic of talk

Frode Nilssen, a professor of international business and economics at Norway’s Nord University, will address the economic, social, political and financial impacts of climate change on the global food system and its ability to feed a growing population during a talk titled “Feeding the World in a Time of Climate Change,” from 6-7:30 p.m., April […]

Dallas Arts Month kicks into high gear

Dallas Arts Month kicks into high gear

Dallas Arts Month is a city-wide celebration of Dallas arts, held annually in the month of April. Arts Month is designed to build awareness and appreciation for the work of Dallas artists and organizations and foster creative learning and activity throughout the city. Residents and visitors are encouraged to participate in events and programming offered […]

Conservancy to benefit from spring regatta

Conservancy to benefit from spring regatta

By Greta Mittman It is finally springtime and a great time to be around White Rock Lake. Part of what makes being at the lake so special is the obvious labor of love put in by so many people and organizations. The Corinthian Sailing Club is having its annual fundraising regatta and dinner party to […]

Grape offers spring in France via Greenville Ave.

Grape offers spring in France via Greenville Ave.

By Amity Thomas The Grape hosts a special Chef’s Come-As-You-Are Wine Dinner on Thursday, March 29 featuring “Springtime in France” with special guest Todd Ruback of Vineyard Brands. Chef Brian C. Luscher will feature an intimate three-course bistro menu to complement selected wines. The Grape’s monthly wine dinner provides a fun, casual setting, that allows […]

Pie Tap creates solid foundation with crust

Pie Tap creates solid foundation with crust

When Mellow Mushroom opened on Henderson, my firm opinion was that the last thing that stretch of road needed was another pizza place. That was, of course, before Pie Tap opened its doors. Mellow Mushroom closed in the summer of 2016, after less than a year. Pie Tap will be around for the duration. Pie […]

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New director has eye on strategic planning

New director has eye on strategic planning

From Library Staff Reports Mary Wilonsky (pictured at right) has been named executive director of the Friends of the Dallas Public Library (FODPL), the nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that advocates for the 29-branch library system and supports its programs. The organization’s board of directors appointed Wilonsky, who had served as interim executive director since last fall, […]

Your Stars this Week by Stella Wilder

The coming week will require most, if not all, individuals to be far more circumspect than usual when it comes to interpersonal relations. This is especially true in circumstances that pit one point of view against another, or that bring unexpected, even unwanted, feelings to the surface. The truth is that not everyone can get […]