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Kerrville Folk Festival Celebrates 50 Years of Music, Community, and Lasting Memories

Kerrville Folk Festival Celebrates 50 Years of Music, Community, and Lasting Memories

Peter Yarrow performs at the Threadgill Theater. Photo by Will van Overbeek. In March 1972, a short writeup in the…

Comedian William Lee Martin Takes His Texas-Bred Jokes to the World

Comedian William Lee Martin Takes His Texas-Bred Jokes to the World

…you don’t feel connected. Places like Pines Theater in Lufkin, Cactus Theater in Lubbock, the Hippodrome in Waco. It’s amazing…

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

Who Was the Historic Figure Behind Texas Jack Wild West Outfitter in Fredericksburg?

…looking for entertainment back in 1873 or 1874, you could go down to your local theater and pay a quarter…

Women Take Center Stage In Baylor University’s New Exhibition about Theater in Texas

Women Take Center Stage In Baylor University’s New Exhibition about Theater in Texas

soliciting responses from people interested in starting a new theater. More than 100 theater-lovers answered the call, giving birth to…

Field of Screens: Texas Drive-ins

Field of Screens: Texas Drive-ins

…Blu-Ray and home-theater systems, would anyone want to watch a movie outdoors, on a lawn chair or through a windshield?…

What Is the Greatest Piece of Art in Texas?

What Is the Greatest Piece of Art in Texas?

…singular story of local heritage, from an 18th-century cattle queen to a 1950s drive-in movie theater. Is it the greatest…

Organized by El Paso Students, Texas’ First Bordalo II Mural Made of Recycled Trash Pops with Hope

Organized by El Paso Students, Texas’ First Bordalo II Mural Made of Recycled Trash Pops with Hope

…70% of the cost so far. Upon completion, all scrap lumber was donated to local high school theater departments to…

Dave’s: A Pawn Shop Is Filled to the Brim With Historical, Eclectic, and Cryptic Artifacts

Dave’s: A Pawn Shop Is Filled to the Brim With Historical, Eclectic, and Cryptic Artifacts

…Van Halen, Marilyn Manson, and, just a couple of weeks ago, Jack White . Sitting across the 1914 Alhambra Theater

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

…was hiding out. Elsewhere, two East Sixth Street dives, JJJ’s Tavern and Sun Theater, were home base for John Calvin…

Hills of Home

Hills of Home

…Marble Theater back on Main Street. Opened in 1942, the theater showed its last movie in 2003 before shutting down….

True, Texas: What is it? Where is it?

True, Texas: What is it? Where is it?

Majestic Theater in Eastland. (Photo by J. Griffis Smith) What is True, Texas? The bold-faced greeting from a gleaming water…

Fort Worth: How Now, Cowtown?

Fort Worth: How Now, Cowtown?

…that remains physically of the original museum is the Omni (IMAX) Theater. The museum’s dramatic new design, a contemporary complex…

Alpine’s Edge: More Alpine Discoveries

Alpine’s Edge: More Alpine Discoveries

…weddings and other special occasions. Check the theater’s Web site for upcoming events, including a music show during Alpine’s Fiesta…

Round Top: Setting the Stage

Round Top: Setting the Stage

…the theater’s red silk-upholstered seats, and four wood-and-glass chandeliers glitter overhead. After performing here in 2004, members of the Quaternaglia…

TH Moment with Jerry Jeff Walker

TH Moment with Jerry Jeff Walker

…with performances at the historic Paramount Theater and Gruene Hall. The day before the 2008 Paramount show, dubbed the Texas…

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