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Cultured Cocktails with Next Iteration Theater Company
Please join us for drinks and conversation at Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar on Thursday, September 13th, when a portion of the proceeds from all drink sales during the 5pm-8pm happy hour will go to support Next Iteration Theater Co. So enjoy a drink or two, meet the NITC team, and take-in Boheme's...
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Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
Please join us for drinks and conversation at Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar on Thursday, September 20th, when a portion of the proceeds from all drink sales during the 5:00 PM -8:00 PM happy hour will go to support Bagatelle and Good Hope Films. So enjoy a drink or two, meet the Bagatelle team, and take-in Boheme's bohemian atmosphere! The proceeds from the evening will support the...
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 5:00pm
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Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 6:30pm
p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px 'Helvetica Neue'; color: #454545} Archaeology Now presents the Family Tree Discovery Series Lecture DNA and our Ancestors: The Story of Us on Thursday, Sept. 20, 6:30 p.m. at the Houston Museum of Natural Science, 5555 Hermann Park Drive, 77030. Dr. Michael Hammer, one of the world’s foremost human geneticists, will address how...
Friday, September 21, 2018 - 7:00pm
p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px 'Helvetica Neue'; color: #454545} Rothko Chapel will observe the International Day of Peace on Sept. 21 at 7:00 p.m. with a performance by the Grammy-award winning Silkroad Ensemble. Founded by internationally renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma, Silkroad is comprised of musicians that represent dozens of nationalities and artistic...
Friday, September 21, 2018 - 8:00pm to Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 6:00pm
The collision of Politics and Art gives rise to a dystopian circus arena. Politicians are clowns, the Resistance is Burlesque, and minorities are flying aerialists and vaudevillian acts.  Welcome to the world of Never Again under the Big Top.   6 Degrees premiers Never Again on September 21-23, 2018 at Midtown Arts and Theater Center, in the heart of Midtown Houston....
Friday, September 21, 2018 - 10:00pm to Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 2:00am
At the core of fashion is community. Join us for a night of dancing, drinks, and fabulous fall style! You don't want to miss this opportunity to meet and mingle with the incredible people that make the Houston fashion scene amazing! Ring in the Fall Equinox with us in your best fall fashion. Look at this as a chance to bid your summer clothes a proper farewell or drench your fall sweaters in...
Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 1:00pm
INSTRUCTOR: Joyce BoatrightTIME: Two Saturdays, September 22nd, September 29th, 1-4 PMPRICE: Early-Bird until Monday, September 17th: $80 for members, $95 for non-members; After Monday, September 17th: $95 for members, $110 for non-membersLOCATION: Writespace at 2000 Edwards #212, Houston, TX, 77007LEVEL: All LevelsCAP: Limited to 12 WritersNOTE: This workshop was formerly entitled...
Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 5:00pm
The Magician is an engaging, brilliantly conceived tale of deceit from one of cinema’s premier illusionists.Max von Sydow stars as Dr. Vogler, a 19th-century traveling mesmerist whose magic is put to the test in Stockholm by the cruel, royal medical adviser Dr. Vergérus. The result is a diabolically clever battle of wits that’s both frightening and funny, shot in rich, gorgeously gothic black and...
Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 6:00pm
Endless Summer Sabine Street Gallery September 22 – December 15 Opening September 22, 2018 6pm- 9pm Celan Bouillet, Amy Beth Wright, and Grace Zuñiga   Summer in Houston might seem endless— and it really is. In the exhibition Endless Summer, three artists Celan Bouillet, Amy Beth Wright, and Grace Zuñiga turn the exhibit space into a...
Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 7:00pm
Winner of the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, The Virgin Spring is a harrowing tale of faith, revenge, and savagery in medieval Sweden. Starring Max von Sydow, the film is both beautiful and painful in its depiction of a world teetering between paganism and Christianity, and of one father’s need to avenge the death of a child.• Filmmaker Ang Lee on “The Virgin Spring”• ...
Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 7:30pm
Persistence of Memory takes its audience on a journey between the real and the surreal, where imagination is the only limitation of beauty. Ting-Ting Chang has conceptualized a convergence of dance and painting, focusing on the idea of moving sculptures and reexamining Salvador Dali's drawers and Sigmund Freud's unconscious mind. The piece won the Grand Prize award in the 2016...
Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 2:00pm
As a young child, Mike Kaplan fell in love with theater ads, clipping them from The New York Times, and coloring them with paints or pastels. Becoming part of the film industry allowed him to collect current poster favorites while discovering the beauty of vintage posters from around the world. A respected and vocal advocate for movie posters as an art form, Kaplan's curated exhibits have...
Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 3:00pm
INSTRUCTOR: Joy PrebleTIME: Sunday, September 23rd, 3-6 PMPRICE: Early-Bird until Tuesday, September 18th: $40 for members, $55 for non-members; After Tuesday, September 18th: $50 for members, $65 for non-membersLOCATION: Writespace at 2000 Edwards #212, Houston, TX, 77007LEVEL: All LevelsCAP: Limited to 15 WritersIf you're new to the writing world (or even if you're not) it helps...
Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 5:00pm
Disillusioned and exhausted after a decade of battle in the Crusades, a knight (Max von Sydow) challenges Death to a fateful game of chess on a desolate beach. Much studied, imitated, even parodied, but never outdone, The Seventh Seal was one of the benchmark foreign imports of America’s 1950s art-house heyday, pushing cinema’s boundaries and ushering in a new era of moviegoing.•...
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 6:00pm
INSTRUCTOR: Cassandra Rose ClarkeTIME: Ten Wednesdays, September 26th; October 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, Skip Halloween; November 7th, 14th, 21st, Skip Thanksgiving weekend; December 5th and 12th; 6:00-9:00 PMPRICE: Early-Bird until Friday, September 21st: $335 for members, $355 for non-members; After Friday, September 21st $375 for members, $395 for non-membersLOCATION: Writespace at...
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 7:30pm to Saturday, October 13, 2018 - 8:30pm
REGIONAL PREMIERE From the award-winning writer of last season's SENDER, comes the no-holds-barred story of a Chicago public high school slated for closure at the end of the school year. The looming shut-down causes tensions in the school's already volcanic neighborhood to rise to the breaking point, but a small group of teachers launch a last minute battle to save their school. Over the...
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 1:00pm to Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 5:00pm
This poignant and compelling new film profiles the life and career of octogenarian artist Yayoi Kusama (born 1929). Leaving her conservative Japanese family for New York in the 1960s, she became incredibly prolific, persevering despite constant sexism from the art-world establishment. Kusama movingly tells her own story in interviews, archival films, and her extraordinary art, including her...
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 5:00pm to 8:00pm
ConfigureConfigurePlease join us for drinks and conversation at Boheme Cafe & Wine Bar on Thursday, September 27th, when a portion of the proceeds from all drink sales during the 5pm-8pm happy hour will go to support Art Launch. So enjoy a drink or two, meet Art Launch team, and take-in Boheme's bohemian atmosphere! The proceeds from the evening will support the group so don't be shy, raise a...
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Date: Thursday, September 27, 6:30-8:30pmLocation: The Jung Center, 5200 Montrose Blvd, Houston, TX 77006Member Pricing: $15.00, Non-member Pricing: $20.00How do humans make sense of the world? Journey through time — from tribal ceremonies in Liberia and the pyramids of Egypt to the gravity-defying architecture of modern China — with documentary filmmaker Lois Stark as she unveils a...
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 7:00pm to Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 1:00pm
From September 27 to October 7 in theaters around the world, more than 100,000 film lovers in some 250 cities gather to view and vote on the finalists in the annual Manhattan Short Film Festival. Always a popular event at the Museum!Each screening features the same program. Film Festival Pricing General admission is $10. Museum members, students with ID, and seniors (65+) receive a...
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 7:00pm
Station’s FREE Intro to Improv Class is offered every Friday at 7:00pm – just before our Supernova Armando show. All first-time Intro to Improv students are invited to stay and enjoy that night’s Supernova Armando show for free. Feeling brave enough to get on stage? Intro students are also invited to play in Station’s Lotería show that very night!Station Theater | 1230 Houston Avenue, Houston, TX...
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 7:30pm to Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 9:00pm
Uptown Dance Company’s versatility is on full display with an evening of world premieres in contemporary ballet, jazz and modern. Featuring a trio of Houston-based female choreographers, each piece represents the female voice in dance in its own unique way. Krissy Richmond pays homage to Jack Cole, Luigi and the incomparable Bob Fosse with a classic jazz tribute. Jane Weiner of Hope...
Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 9:30am
INSTRUCTOR: Elizabeth White-OlsenTIME: Saturday, September 29th, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PMPRICE: Early-Bird until Monday, September 24th: $40 for members, $55 for non-members; After Monday, September 24th: $50 for members, $65 for non-membersLOCATION: Writespace at 2000 Edwards #212, Houston, TX, 77007LEVEL: Beginning and IntermediateCAP: Limited to 15 WritersDo you want to begin...
Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 1:00pm
The young dancers of Uptown Dance Company pre-professional divisions showcase their talent in an evening of world premieres by artistic director Beth Gulledge-Brown, co-director Adrian Ciobanu, former Houston Ballet soloist Nao Kusuzaki, and UDC dancer Claire Westerman.
Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 5:00pm
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Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 7:00pm
Hurricane Harvey left a trail of destruction in Houston from which many people are still recovering. As painful as these memories may be, it is important that we remember that week in August--and its aftermath--as a way of processing and healing from the storm. Please join Writespace and the Houston Flood Museum for a special Remembering Harvey Open Mic. All Houstonians and Texans living...
Saturday, September 29, 2018 - 7:00pm
Archway Gallery is pleased to host the Rice University Jazz Combo, a non-major ensemble that is made up of Rice students, alumni/faculty members, and members of the greater community. Started in 1980 by Houston jazz legend Larry Slezak, the ensemble has grown into a powerhouse that can perform styles from cool 1950's Miles Davis to a rip roaring Jimi Hendrix-inspired guitar solo; from the...
Sunday, September 30, 2018 - 7:30pm to Sunday, October 14, 2018 - 7:30pm
The Flamenco Poets Society - Lucia & Valdemar Flamenco - Brasil 2018 Film Series Join us for an evening of Carlos Saura Film Series   Time:  7:30pm (pre-talk) Sunday, September 30, October 7, & 14. Free Event Cash Bar (Sangria & Spanish Tapas will be available on Brasil’s Special Menu) Brasil 2604 Dunlavy Houston, TX 77005 Tel: 713-528-...
Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 9:30am to Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 7:30pm
A luminary of the Houston art scene, Sharon Kopriva will present a collection of rarely and never before seen early works this October at The Jung Center. This exhibition, curated by Pete Gershon, will feature paintings, sculptures, and archival materials, all inspired by the artist’s life-changing visit to the Nazca Desert in southern Peru in 1982. Kopriva is internationally known for her...
Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 12:00pm
p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 12.0px 'Helvetica Neue'; color: #454545} On October 3, at noon, explore “Compassion” with a meditation in the Jewish tradition led by Rabbi Dan Gordon of Temple Beth Torah of Humble, Texas. 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...

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