Friday, January 22,
doors open at 8:00 p.m.
Q Cinema and Metrognome Collective present transsexual recording artist Baby Dee. Wild, raw and unpredictable, this is one show that will leave you wanting more. DJ Marcosis and Theater Fire open the evening, before turning over the stage to Baby Dee and her band.
Tickets $8 in advance, $10 at the door
Arts Fifth Avenue
1628 Fifth Avenue (at Allen Street), Ft. Worth
Taste of the Arts
Saturday, February 23, 6:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Fame! I wanna live forever! I wanna learn how to fly. High! If you know those words, then you know the importance of performing arts schools (and Debbie Allen). Help the students of Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts at this college scholarship fundraiser featuring great entertainment by student artists, as well as live and silent auctions. (Pssst. There’s hors d’oeuvres and drinks if you show up to the Producer’s Reception at 6:00!)
General Admission: $15, Producer’s Reception: $50
Caruth Auditorium at SMU
6101 Bishop Boulevard, Dallas
North Texas GLBT
Chamber Mixer & Movie
Wednesday, February 27, doors open at 6:00 p.m., film starts at 8:00 p.m.
Feeling paranoid? Murder on your mind? Then it’s the perfect time to head out in public and mingle with members of the North Texas GLBT Chamber of Commerce. Make business contacts, then shed your “Hello My Name Is” badge and catch the British “big brother” thriller Surveillance 24/7, starring the super-hot son of Pierce Brosnan. It’s a suspenseful mystery with a gay twist. Just like we like ‘em.
Chamber Mixer Free;
Movie Tickets $8 in advance, $10 at the door
Four Day Weekend Theater
312 Houston Street, Fort Worth
Mixer RSVP: www.glbtchamber.org
Ticket purchase: www.qcinema.org
Crimes of the Heart
Thursdays – Sundays, through March 16
Cozy up with the cuddly Magrath sisters in this wildly popular play with good ol’ Southern charm and family values. At least if you consider shooting your husband charming. And who doesn’t dream of that every now and again?
Tickets $10 to $40
2800 Routh Street, Dallas
Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m., Wednesdays and Sundays at 7:00 p.m.
It’s hard to get excited about a reality show in its ninth season, especially one hosted by the robotic Julie Chen. But when there’s a hot gay guy bringing his drama A-game, we might just sneak a voyeuristic peak. Check out Dallas cutie Josh Welch as he tries to outlast his housemates for the big prize.
Check it out on CBS – KTVT Channel 11
(Free with an antenna, but hotter in HD)