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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...
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...
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,...
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 - 9:00am
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Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 5:00pm
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Saturday, December 8, 2018 - 7:00pm
Luchino Visconti’s interpretation of the Electra myth takes the form of a gothic melodrama. Family secrets, incest, madness, and decades-old conspiracies surround Sandra’s (Claudia Cardinale) return to her Tuscan ancestral home.Visconti develops the great theme he would return to in his late career: the slow death of an aristocracy rooted in classical ideals, but long since hollowed out by...
Saturday, December 8, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:30pm
The Bubbha Thomas HOLIDAY JAZZ CONCERT Saturday, December 8th 2018 @ 6:00 p.m.Jazz Education Inc. returns to host another stellar Holiday musical event, ushering in the true spirit of Christmas.Each year the Holiday Jazz Concert brings awareness to organizations in our community that provide services necessary to strengthen the health, wellness, and provision of those in need*You can...
Saturday, December 8, 2018 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
The featured work, Antoine Reicha’s ebullient E-flat major quintet, represents the very beginning of classical music for the band’s five instruments. The second half of the program takes inspiration from childhood and folklore and showcases WindSync's ability to transform music originally written for piano, strings, and even a full orchestra. In each piece, we find a reflection of ourselves,...
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 7:00pm
Luchino Visconti’s raw neorealist debut is a loose, sexy adaptation of James M. Cain’s 1934 crime novel The Postman Always Rings Twice. The chiseled Massimo Girotti is a penniless drifter who breezes into unhappily married Clara Calamai’s trattoria, setting the stage for a torrid saga of lust, murder, and betrayal.Three years later, the Hollywood interpretation starred Lana Turner and John...
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 6:00pm
Olaniyi Akindiya (Akirash)Ara Oru Kinkin (Masquerades Mythology)John M. O’Quinn Gallery The Egungun Masquerade festival is celebrated by adherents of the traditional religion in Southwest Nigeria, who believe that their ancestors reincarnate and pay them regular visits to bless them. The yearly festival is marked with pomp and pageantry. Egungun, as the ancestors are called, come decked in...
Friday, December 7, 2018 - 12:00pm
The Project Runway star, Korto Momolu, will launch the Community Artists’ Collective’s Annual Ashé Holiday Market with a trunk show December 7 and 8 at The Collective, 4101 San Jacinto, Suite 116. Inspired by her African roots, Liberian-born designer and stylist Momolu has been highlighted in the “Top 5 Designers to Watch” in New York City this season. She is stamping her global brand on...
Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 5:00pm
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Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Join us for our fifth Girl Crush market where we will be bringing the party back to The Studio HTX where it all started. We will have thirteen of the most talented female purveyors ready to cover all your holiday gifting needs. Social media worthy decor installation by Revelry Goods. Exquisitely curated goodie bags from Genara. And stay tuned for details of the limited seating wreath workshop...
Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Main GalleryErnesto Marenco: The True History of the ObjectsTime, poetry and the human condition through the common object as its representative, is the only thing I ever wanted to create. Some people say I make ready-mades, assemblages, sculptures or art objects, but for me, my work is closer to literature, specifically to poetry or short stories. I consider myself a writer or a poet...
Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 1:00pm to Sunday, December 2, 2018 - 7:30pm
Perennially popular with Museum audiences, the British Arrows celebrates the UK’s most innovative and daring commercials from the creative world of British advertising. The British Arrows Awards showcases an eclectic mix of riveting mini-dramas, high-tech extravaganzas, wacky British comedy, and vital public service announcements.Special thanks to the Walker Art Center.
Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 11:00am to 4:00pm
Artists are invited to register for the 5th Ward Winter Art Pop-Up for 11am to 4pm Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, near the Jam Park on 3705 Lyons Avenue. Artists from throughout the city and 5th Ward have signed up. Drum, dance and musical performers will entertain all day as you try out food trucks. It's the first of its kind event for Houston's newest Cultural District on historic Lyons Avenue.And...
Saturday, December 1, 2018 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
Design a stamp, and use a variety of colored inks to print a repeating pattern and create wrapping paper that’s uniquely your own.Need gifts to wrap? Explore Asher Gallery to find a special gift for everyone you love this holiday season!Note: Please allow 25 minutes to complete this activity. The activity will take place indoors and is on a first-come, first-served basis, while supplies...
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 7:30pm to Saturday, December 22, 2018 - 10:00pm
This holiday season brings the Houston premiere of one of America's most-produced playwrights, the talented Kate Hamill and her raucous adaptation of Jane Austen's PRIDE AND PREJUDICE. Hamill penned the Off-Broadway smash adaptation of SENSE AND SENSIBILITY that ran for nearly a year at BEDLAM Theatre in NYC to rave reviews. In PRIDE AND PREJUDICE, eight actors bring Austen's most famous literary...
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 7:00pm
Introduced by actor Hunter Carson and Robert Morast, Houston Chronicle arts & entertainment editorNew German Cinema pioneer Wim Wenders (Wings of Desire) brings his keen eye for landscape to the American Southwest in this profoundly moving character study written by Pulitzer Prize–winning playwright Sam Shepard. Paris, Texas follows the mysterious, nearly mute drifter Travis (a...

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