Tag Archives: Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Concert Notice: Indigo Girls and Janis Ian head to Dallas — but not together

Two queer icons of music come to Dallas and we don’t mean Madonna. Continue reading

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This week’s takeaways: Life+Style

ATTPAC celebrates the Tony Awards with watching party, Prometheus is a damn good scare and Razzle Dazzle gets into full swing. Continue reading

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DSO Community Concert at Paul Quinn

Symphonic spree Hard to believe the Dallas Symphony Orchestra Community Concerts Series has been going on for more than 20 years. But who can resist a free concert of any kind? The DSO heads south tonight for their performance led … Continue reading

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Top 10: Celebrations saw major changes

No. 7 Change was the name of the game when it came to the traditional LGBT celebrations this year, from Easter in the Park in April to the 30th anniversary Tarrant County Gay Pride Week celebrations in October. In mid-March … Continue reading

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Quiet Legend

Iconic crooner Johnny Mathis still has insecurities about music   MATHIS EASY | For years, Mathis refrained from talking about his being gay, calling it a ‘generational thing.’ Now he laughs that, as a septuagenarian, there isn’t much to talk … Continue reading

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WATCH: ‘Spontaneous entertainment’ during the DSO’s performance at Easter in the Park

In response to our slideshow from the Pooch Parade, a Facebook friend directs us to the above footage of two would-be dancers who took to the grass stage during the Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s performance at Easter in the Park on … Continue reading

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Plans finalized for Easter in Lee Park

IN YOUR EASTER BONNET | Outrageous bonnets are as much a part of Easter in Lee Park as the annual Pooch Parade. And bonnets and pooches both will likely be in abundance this Sunday for the annual celebration. Funding comes … Continue reading

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Concert Notice: k.d. Lang does Dallas this October

I found on k.d. Lang’s website that she recently confirmed a date on her tour for Dallas. Lang and her band, The Siss Boom Bang, will play the Meyerson Symphony Center, Oct. 11 at 8 p.m.  The show is presented … Continue reading

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Easter in the Park back on; so is Creek Craze

EASTER PARADE | The pooch parade, a picnic and a concert by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra in Lee Park are an Oak Lawn tradition. After Easter in the Park was dismantled, the Lee Park Conservancy and Cedar Springs Merchants put … Continue reading

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Easter in the Park to go forward as scheduled despite rumors, but Pooch Parade still up in air

The Pooch Parade in Lee Park. Despite rumors and after some behind-the-scenes negotiating, Easter in the Park will take place as usual on Easter Sunday, April 24. The Turtle Creek Association, which has staged the event for years, decided to … Continue reading

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