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Cultured Cocktails benefiting Clay Houston
Please join us for drinks and conversation at Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar on Thursday, November 29th, when a portion of the proceeds from all drink sales during the 5:00PM -8:00PM happy hour will go to support Clay Houston. So enjoy a drink or two, meet the Clay Houston team, and take-in Boheme's...
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Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 5:00pm
Please join us for drinks and conversation at Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar on Thursday, December 13th, when a portion of the proceeds from all drink sales during the 5:00PM -8:00PM happy hour will go to support the Wordsmyth Theater Company. So enjoy a drink or two, meet the Wordsmyth Theater Company team, and take-in Boheme's bohemian atmosphere! The proceeds from the evening will support the...
Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 10:00am to Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 5:00pm
Craft Art WeekendSaturday, December 15, 10am - 5pmSunday, December 16, 10am - 5pmGlass ArtistsDick Moiel & Kathy Poeppel     Gene Hester     Ellen Abbott & Marc Leva    Liz Conces Spencer    Eric DePan    Guest Craft ArtistsV. Chin    Tom Irven   Contemporary Handweavers of...
Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 11:15am to Saturday, December 22, 2018 - 11:00am
TWO SATURDAY SHOWS: December 15 at 11:15am and December 22 at 11am,A brave young girl teams up with Santa to try and outwit the Winter Witches wintry spell on Christmas! This enchanting, interactive musical performed by professional actors for children of all ages features dancing elves, singing reindeer and ho-ho-whole lot of holiday fun.  Great messages About the virtues of perseverance...
Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Visit one of Houston's most vibrant art communities.  Meet professional artists in their personal studios, and view a wide variety of art styles and mediums, all offered at direct market prices.
Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Mystic Lyon is excited to host the third annual Winter Collection, a Pop Up Art Shop featuring works by Fifth Ward artists and their friends. Prices start at $3 for handmade cards and most paintings are priced between $10 and $200. Cary Reeder's art will also be on view in the window installation space. The art shop will be open one-day-only—Saturday, December 15 from 1-5pm.Antique dealer,...
Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 1:00pm to Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 5:00pm
Venerable documentarian Fredrick Wiseman’s latest observational nonfiction film, Monrovia, Indiana explores a small town (population 1,500) in rural America. Without narration, his camera follows the residents in all aspects of their lives, illustrating how values such as community service, duty, spiritual life, generosity, and authenticity are formed, experienced, and lived. After years of focus...
Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
 Discover the artistic processes of working craft artists at this afternoon event. Learn about the artists’ works of art, influences, and materials. After the talks, explore the artists’ studios, where visitors are encouraged to ask questions!
Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Hardy & Nance Studios is pleased to announce the "Stuff Your Stockings Art Show & Holiday Bash" that coincides with our Third Saturday Open Studios on December 15, 2018 from 5-9pm. All Artwork in the gallery is priced at $100 or less. This is the perfect opportunity to pick up one of a kind, local art at really great prices. There will be over 100 pieces of art on display in various...
Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 7:00pm
Reindeer showgirls, naughty elves, sexy Show Queens, and even a Nutcracker or two ;-)  The Ho Ho Ho-liday Show is The Burlesque Varie-TEASE show with a Christmas twist. Burlesque! Standup Comedy! Live Music! Showgirls!! Featuring holiday hijinks by Taryn Garters (Arizona burlesque), Vivi Valens (Chicago burlesque), Lisa Lyric (Houston musician), JD Hickcock (Houston Burlesque), Christine...
Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 2:00pm
Set in the 1580s, this fictitious story follows a naval officer (Laurence Olivier) who volunteers to spy at the Spanish court to learn the plans for the invasion of his native England and to identify the traitors among the English nobility. He arouses the romantic interest of Queen Elizabeth (Flora Robson), one of her ladies (Vivien Leigh), and a Spanish noblewoman who helps with his missions,...
Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 5:00pm
Kickoff the holidays with a Holiday Jazz Party.Trumpeter and composer Leslie Drayton will kickoff the holiday season with a special Holiday Jazz Party that includes his original compositions, jazz standards, and a few holiday favorites.The concert will be presented at Du Vin Pintor, an amazing art gallery in downtown Houston: Sunday, December 16th, 5:00 p.m., 1401 Caroline St., Houston, TX...
Monday, December 17, 2018 - 7:00pm
DiverseWorks and Art League Houston are co-hosting a Creative Capital Award Info Session, at Art League, on Monday, December 17 at 7 pm.Note: Capacity is limited and entrance is on a first come, first served basis; pre-registration is requested. If you can’t make this Info Session, Creative Capital will host a series of online sessions. Registration link: https://www.eventbrite.com...
Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
"WHAT WORKS?" WORKSHOPWant to learn more about What Works for artists to create sustainable careers? Wednesday, December 18, 20186:00-7:30pm@ Winter Street Studios Gallery2101 Winter Street, Houston, TX 77007 FREE and open to artists of all disciplines (registration required)Join Fresh Arts and Artist INC facilitator Outspoken Bean for a free workshop and introduction into the...
Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 7:30pm
Cuba’s Forgotten Jewels: A Haven in HavanaThursday, Dec 20, 2018 | 1:00 PM & 7:30 PMPre-Film Cuba Libre Happy Hour | 6:30 PMUSA, 2017, 46 minutes | Directed by Judy Kreith & Robin TruesdaleIn 1940 Cuba took in 6,000 Jewish refugees, including hundreds of Jewish diamond cutters and their families who, for a few years, turned the small tropical island into one of the world’s major diamond-...
Thursday, December 20, 2018 - 8:00pm to 9:30pm
Every Thursday night at Station Theater you can see a line-up of local Houston improv comedy teams followed by SpaceCat Lab (a Station Theater signature house team) who debut a new improv comedy form every season.Like a cat hurdling through deep space, The SpaceCat Show is always fast, fresh, and exciting.This Week...SpaceCat Labs presents: The Improvised MusicalJoin these cool cats as they...
Friday, December 21, 2018 - 7:00pm to Monday, January 21, 2019 - 12:00pm
Photographer RaMell Ross earned a Sundance Film Festival Special Jury Prize for this sensitive debut film, an intimate portrait of two young men in rural Hale County, Alabama. Daniel Collins attends college in search of opportunity while Quincy Bryant becomes a father to an energetic son. The men’s individual experiences of the quotidian and sublime aspects of life are contrasted with the larger...
Saturday, December 22, 2018 - 7:00pm to Tuesday, January 1, 2019 - 2:00pm
Standing on the edge of adulthood, Andrew (Andrew Bleechington) yearns to find his purpose. With his mother (Regina Williams) longing to find more to her life then parenting, Andrew is forced to take on the mounting pressure of family responsibility. His search for connection with an absent father, however, leads him to a precarious crossroad. With a style that bears comparison to Italian...
Saturday, December 22, 2018 - 7:30pm
This December, “It will snow in Houston.” A can’t miss theatrical event, Robby Bennett and special guests will showcase a family-friendly winter wonderland full of surprises, illusions, comedy, acrobatics and more.   A MAGICAL EXPERIENCE FOR ALL AGES... Within this spectacle of magic, acrobatics and comedy, your perception of time will be altered. The elements will be manipulated....
Thursday, December 27, 2018 - 5:00pm
Please join us for drinks and conversation at Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar on Thursday, December 27th, when a portion of the proceeds from all drink sales during the 5:00PM -8:00PM happy hour will go to support Group Acorde. So enjoy a drink or two, meet the Group Acorde team, and take-in Boheme's bohemian atmosphere! The proceeds from the evening will support the Group Acorde so don't be shy...
Thursday, December 27, 2018 - 7:00pm to Saturday, December 29, 2018 - 7:00pm
Celebrated British performers Maggie Smith, Judi Dench, Eileen Atkins, and Joan Plowright have each been given the title of Dame, with scores of iconic performances and innumerable Oscars, Tonys, Emmys, and BAFTAs between them. These longtime friends meet for a weekend in the country to reminisce and share their candid thoughts on everything from art to aging to love to a life in the spotlight....
Sunday, December 30, 2018 - 5:00pm
With her first and only feature film—a gritty drama she wrote, directed, and starred in—Barbara Loden (1932-1980) created a groundbreaking, pre-feminist work of American independent cinema. Set in a soot-choked Pennsylvania landscape, and shot in an intensely intimate vérité style, the film introduces the distant and soft-spoken Wanda (Loden), who has left her husband and lost custody of her...
Sunday, December 30, 2018 - 7:00pm
Josh and Marie Present: Party with a Purpose! Featuring Tyler Barber with supporting acts Doyle & the Lazarus Road and SEXXES. All proceeds go to Houston based non-profit Kids Meals kidsmealsinc.org Lets party hard to help feed these babies! 12/30/18 White Oak Music Hall Upstairs. Doors at 7. $10. Sponsored by White Oak Music Hall. Tix link: https://wl.seetickets....
Tuesday, January 1, 2019 - 12:00pm
p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 2.0px 0.0px; font: 14.0px 'Helvetica Neue'; color: #454545} Begin the New Year with a sense of “Renewal” with a crystal bowl meditation led by Dana Shamas of Bayou Bliss Yoga, January 1, 12:00 p.m. Rothko Chapel is located at 1409 Sul Ross at Yupon, Houston, 77006. The Twelve Moments series is a pay-what-you-can event with a suggested donation of $10.00.
Saturday, January 5, 2019 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
Learn how to translate a 2D idea into 3D, and practice your color-theory skills as you select complementary colors for your project. Experiment with repetition and multiplies as you arrange your paper pods into a composition, and discover how you can combine pods as a family unit to create a more complicated object.Note: Please allow 25 minutes to complete this activity. The activity will take...
Sunday, January 6, 2019 - 2:00pm
Winner of six Oscars, this gripping drama concentrates on the last seven years of Sir Thomas More’s (Paul Scofield) life. The struggle between the chancellor and King Henry VIII (Robert Shaw) hinges on Henry's determination to break with Rome so he can divorce his current wife and wed again. Catholic More resigns because of his inability to go along with such heresy, and hopes to live out his...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 5:30pm
"WHAT WORKS?" WORKSHOPWant to learn more about What Works for artists to create sustainable careers? Tuesday, January 8, 2019@ Talento Bilingue de Houston333 S Jensen Dr, Houston, TX 77003 Session 1:  5:00 - 6:30pmSession 2:  6:30 - 8:00pm**Session 2 will be hosted predominantly in Spanish!FREE and open to artists of all disciplines (Registration required)Join Fresh Arts...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 6:00pm to Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 9:00pm
Writing and revising a short story can often seem like an arduous task, like building a bridge all alone. But the work gets easier if you have a good team—a group of people you trust, who give good advice, who have lessons to teach whether they know it or not. So, with that in mind, please join me for a no frills, absolutely practical short story workshop. The goal is simply this: for you to...
Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
"WHAT WORKS?" WORKSHOP (in Spanish)Want to learn more about What Works for artists to create sustainable careers? Martes 8 de enero de 2019 / 6:30 - 8:00pm*@ Talento Bilingue de Houston333 S Jensen Dr, Houston, TX 77003 GRATIS y abierto a artistas de todas las disciplinas (requiere inscripción)Únase a Fresh Arts y GONZO247 para un taller gratuito y una introducción al programa de...
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 6:00pm to Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 9:00pm
Telling stories has been a part of the human experience for as long as there have been humans, but the experience of formalizing those stories into a work of written fiction can be a daunting process. In this workshop, we’ll examine the basics of good fiction: plot, character, dialogue, and setting. We’ll read and discuss both classic and contemporary short stories, taking them apart to see how...
Friday, January 11, 2019 - 8:00pm
Nameless Sound presents the regional premiere of Ran Blake Film Noir, featuring the renowned pianist performing original scores and improvisations to excerpts of classic film noir.“Blake has a singular ability to make a single note speak volumes about the human condition, and to turn silence into a withering cry.” – Bill Shoemaker, Jazz TimesDeeply introspective, often starkly expressed...

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