Tag Archives: commerce st

12 ways to celebrate Black History Month

Queer-specific events • Third Annual Marlon Riggs Film Festival: Friday, Feb. 17 marks the first day of Fahari Arts Institute’s Third Annual Marlon Riggs Film Festival, presented in cooperation with The South Dallas Cultural Center, Black Cinematheque Dallas, Q-Roc.TV and … Continue reading

Posted in News, Texas | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Best bets • 09.23.11

Saturday 09.24 Spend the weekend with Candis We were excited to see trans actress Candis Cayne land the juicy role of Carmelita Rainer on Dirty, Sexy, Money and then sad to see it go after two seasons. Now we can … Continue reading

Posted in Life+Style, Weekly Best Bets | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Johnny Mathis brings class act to Bass tonight

A voice as smooth as silk Yes, Johnny Mathis might be the stuff parents or grandparents are made of, but give him another  listen. He hasn’t been at this for more than five decades because he’s a slouch. The quietly … Continue reading

Posted in Today's Best Bet | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Weekly Best Bets

Friday 01.21 Get Max-ed out on pop art Despite painting presidents and celebrities, artist Peter Max will verge either on blasphemy or on genius when his work shows here. Using Dallas Cowboys and Texas Longhorns football helmets as canvases, Max applies … Continue reading

Posted in Life+Style, Weekly Best Bets | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Photos of suspect in gay man’s murder

These are screen grabs taken from surveillance video provided by the Dallas Police Department. The surveillance video was taken at the 7-11 at 2008 Commerce St., where the man used a debit card belonging to gay murder victim Aaron Cheung, … Continue reading

Posted in Instant Tea, news | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

UPDATE: Dallas police identify ‘person of interest’ in gay man Aaron Cheung’s murder

Aaron Cheung The “person of interest” was observed using a credit card belonging to gay murder victim Aaron Cheung this morning at a 7-11 at 2008 Commerce St., according to Dallas police. Cheung, 27, was found fatally shot inside his … Continue reading

Posted in Instant Tea, news | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ooh-la-la

There’s a reason The French Room has a rep as one of Dallas’ best restaurants — because it is ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Life+Style Editor jones@dallasvoice.com MAIS OUI | The food at The French Room is as impressive as its decor. … Continue reading

Posted in Dining, Featured, Life+Style | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cirque Dreams Illumination at Bass Hall

Everything is ‘Illumination’ While we are recovering from food overload, superhumans gear up for Cirque Dreams Illumination. In what sounds like Rent meets Pink Floyd, the show depicts workers and pedestrians (aka urban acrobats) balancing on wires, chairs and other … Continue reading

Posted in Today's Best Bet | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Best bets • 11.26.10

Saturday 11.28 Christmas trees get all fancified Artreach Dallas hosts the inaugural Bough Wow event to tie in with the lighting of Lee Park. Forget popcorn garland and plastic ornaments here. Artists and designers put their talents to the test … Continue reading

Posted in Life+Style, Weekly Best Bets | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

‘Spring Awakening’ opens at Bass Hall tonight

Just two days for ‘Spring’ break Once you get past the darkness of the original version on Monday, do a 180 with the updated musical Spring Awakening. Musician Duncan Sheik penned the music and the touring show features local actress Elizabeth Judd. … Continue reading

Posted in Today's Best Bet | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment