Austin Opera reveals next season

2:57 pm Jan. 30, 2017

First out of the performing arts gate for the 2017-2018 season is Austin Opera.

While its current show, “Daughter of the Regiment,” gears up for a second weekend, we can look forward to three treats

Devouring the UT Doty Award Dinner

10:40 am Jan. 27, 2017

Last night, I attended a consummate example of an Austin awards ceremony.

It was short at 90 minutes, or two hours if you include the cocktail reception. It included entertainment — a trombone choir and a jazz

‘Greater Tuna’ headed back to Austin … and more

9:54 am Jan. 25, 2017

There’s nothing else like it. And Austinites adore it.

“Greater Tuna” — starring Joe Sears and Jaston Williams and co-written by Ed Howard — debuted here in 1981.

That’s right, 35 years ago. The comedy about small-town Texas life — or lack of it