‘Out of Africa’ hats to take over botanical garden

‘Out of Africa’ hats to take over botanical garden

By Sharon Adams Jolie Humphrey, chair of Mad Hatter’s Tea Out of Africa Into the Garden announces the Hat Categories for judging at the event happening on Thursday, April 15 at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden. This is Mad Hatter’s Tea 33rd year benefiting the Women’s Council of the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden […]

CASA named 2021 beneficiary

CASA named 2021 beneficiary

By Roseanne Lewis Dallas CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) has been named one of eight beneficiaries of the 2021 Crystal Charity Ball. Dallas CASA recruits, trains and supervises community volunteers to serve as advocates for children living in the protective care of the state due to abuse or neglect. Crystal Charity Ball’s funding will allow […]

Theater teacher makes Zooming Dickens fun

Theater teacher makes Zooming Dickens fun

From Dallas ISD Staff Reports When active PTA mom Jamie Nelson (pictured) learned there was a vacant theater teacher position at Sidney Lanier Expressive Arts Vanguard, where her two sons attend, she immediately told the principal she was stepping in.  Starting in the late fall of 2019 as a volunteer, Nelson finalized her alternative teaching certification […]

Pandemic-related arts losses top $95.5 million

Pandemic-related arts losses top $95.5 million

By Chris Heinbaugh  The pandemic-related impact for the nonprofit arts community within the city of Dallas has reached $95,545,710 in financial losses, including 3,145,209 in lost or deferred attendance, and more than 1,000 jobs lost. These are the results of the latest survey of the city’s cultural organizations covering the 8 ½ month-period from the […]

Broccolini with Brown Butter and Lemon

Broccolini with Brown Butter and Lemon

1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 bunch broccolini, ends trimmed, stalks halved if thick 4 tablespoons unsalted butter 1 teaspoon crushed red pepper Zest and juice of 1 lemon Salt and pepper Heat oil in a skillet over medium-high heat until hot. Add broccolini in a single layer and let cook without stirring until brown on […]

‘Tosca’ live-stream set for Feb. 26

‘Tosca’ live-stream set for Feb. 26

By Suzanne Calvin The Dallas Opera will make the company’s gripping 2015 production of Giacomo Puccini’s immortal Tosca available free of charge for home viewing. This passionate, star-studded production was originally simulcast live in high definition to a North Texas audience at Klyde Warren Park. TDO’s Tosca stream will premiere online Friday, Feb. 26 at […]

Rangers heat up with big trade

Rangers heat up with big trade

By David Mullen While many were preparing their barbeque for a feast of ribs and sausages synonymous with Super Bowl parties, the Texas Rangers were heating up the Hot Stove League. And when the smoke cleared, the last link to the World Series teams of the early 2010s was heading west and the overhaul of […]

Tech exec to keynote

Tech exec to keynote

By Juliette Coulter Texas Women’s Foundation has announced the recipients of its 2021 Maura Women Helping Women and Young Leader Awards, which recognize leaders who have positively impacted the lives of women and girls. The seven recipients will be honored at the Leadership Forum & Awards Celebration, presented by AT&T, on April 29. The virtual […]