“Ryan Thomas Becker has been nominated for “Best Instrumentalist”, “Best Group” (RTB2), “Best Male Vocal”, “Best Solo Performer”, and “Best Blues Act” (RTB2) by the Dallas Observer, and can be seen about town playing in RTB2, Ryan Thomas Becker & Last Joke, and Hares on the Mountain. Friendly, neighborhood Dallas singer-songwriter Madison King’s brand of rock lurks in a darkened alley, barely holding its rockabilly impulses in check…”
The full Patio Sessions schedule is here and click thru for the rest of our Must-See’s for May 2013.
“Disney Historian Jim Korkis, well-known for his columns on MousePlanet.com (including articles about Song of the South, under the pseudonym Wade Sampson), has just released the first ever book primarily focused on the history of Walt Disney’s Song of the South.”
Click thru for our extensive Interview with Author and Disney Historian Jim Korkis.
Alfred Hitchcock and The Making of Psycho by Stephen Rebello has gone through a long journey to see this adaptation made. I was able to chat with Stephen about Alfred Hitchcock, the folks that made the Fox Searchlight film happen, and much more. Click thru to find out about Hitchcock.
Bill Roorbach‘s latest novel, Life Among Giants, comes out in November of this year. In anticipation of the award-winning author’s latest book I wanted to find out more about who he is and what he loves about writing. Click thru for my email interview with Author Bill Roorbach.
Michael York said it best, “You can LIVE!”. You can also see the DFW shot Logan’s Run at the Dallas Museum of Art and truly feel alive. For other reasons to enjoy the rest of your summer and do it by living it up, click thru.
The Lexus Broadway Series 2012-13 season will begin with War Horse coming to Dallas September 12th thru 23rd at the AT&T Performing Arts Center’s beautiful Winspear Opera House. The acclaimed author of War Horse Michael Morpurgo held a special evening with special guest singer Melanie Doane. Michael also took part in a more intimate sit down interview about his books and much more the next day. Click thru for Video and Audio of both events as well as information about getting your ticket to this Tony Award-Winning Play.
“When Bondurant explores what it is like to push yourself to the brink, whether with physical activity, drugs and alcohol, or lust, he captures an intensity of experience the reader won’t soon forget.” —- Bookpage
Click thru as we discuss Matt’s education, love of swimming, family ties, his novels, his feelings on the film version (Lawless – comes out next month) of his 2nd novel, and also about Dallas.