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Fresh 'Cinderella' fits heroine with social conscience
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Published in 30-5-2015
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Rodgers and Hammerstein's "Cinderella" is back - with a difference, in the lavish and enjoyable touring production of the recent Broadway hit. Yet she's acquired a social conscience and more worldly perspective - not to mention a supporting cast of quirky, politically aware and sometimes sarcastic characters to help - or hinder - her advancement from ash heap to palace. The most import ...>>
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Del Frisco's Grille opens in the Woodlands today
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Published in 30-5-2015
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The second Del Frisco's Grille in Houston, the new Woodlands store occupies prime real estate in Hughes Landing on Lake Woodlands

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Free Press Summer Fest changes venue
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Published in 30-5-2015
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The rain storms that slammed the Houston area have prompted officials to move the iconic Free Press Summer Fest from Eleanor Tinsley Park.

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Jury convicts TV actor Diamond of misdemeanors in stabbing
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Published in 30-5-2015
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TV actor Dustin Diamond was convicted Friday of two misdemeanors stemming from a barroom fight, but a Wisconsin jury cleared the former "Saved by the Bell" actor of the most serious felony charge.

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Chamber-music group takes new name for new season
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Published in 4-3-2014
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The change is part of an effort to make chamber music more accessible, the group's news release states. Other steps will enhance the intimacy and warmth of concerts, said Lucile Agaisse, the group's spokewoman. During concerts, musicians will discuss the music from the stage before performing it. Meet-and-greet sessions with the musicians will follow performances. The nine-concert ...>>

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Composer draws parallels with a 'Passion'
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Published in 4-3-2014
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Reading Hans Christian Andersen's "The Little Match Girl," the story of a girl trudging barefoot through snowy streets, composer David Lang saw a parable equating the child's suffering with that of Jesus. Despite the girl's agonies in the cold as she tries fruitlessly to earn money by selling matches, her mind brings back sweet memories. "The Passion format - the telling of a stor ...>>
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Last Call: Art fit for a king
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Published in 4-3-2014
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From the seductive shapes of monumental statues to the quirky visages carved into funerary stele and the elegance of small ceramics, the antiquities on view in "Roads of Arabia" have been a magnificent presence in Cullinan Hall at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Offering hints of worlds not much known outside of Saudi Arabia, they're among the best finds of more than 10,000 relatively rece ...>>
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Tangled tale of love endures in 'Night Music'
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Published in 4-3-2014
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[...] given what has passed for musical theater in recent seasons, Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler's exquisitely crafted neo-operetta - with its entire score cleverly cast in 3/4 time, or multiples thereof - impresses more mightily than ever. [...] a show regarded as the height of style and sophistication does seem a natural fit for a fashion legend. HGO will use the same Mizrahi costumes ...>>
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Cowboys trek through downtown to Rodeo kickoff
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Published in 4-3-2014
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Tradition is the driving force behind many of the 3,000 cowboys who participate in the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo's Trail Ride, which ended Saturday as riders merged into the parade for the final stretch to the rodeo grounds. Riders rise at dawn, clean their campgrounds, feed the horses and prepare meals for a 6 a.m. departure on their journey from their hometown into Memorial Park. ...>>

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