DMA Arts & Letters Features Selected Shorts

Enjoy captivating short fiction read by acclaimed actors

SELECTED SHORTS
Horchow Auditorium
Saturday, February 4, 7:30 p.m. CST

The popular NPR radio show and podcast, Selected Shorts returns to the Dallas Museum of Art with an evening of stories devoted to new friends, chosen family, and the sometimes fraught stages in between.

Tony Award–winning actors John Benjamin Hickey and Michael Cerveris join Cindy Cheung, 2022 Tony Honor for Excellence in Theatre recipient, to bring stories about friendship to life on stage. 

Enjoy an evening of captivating short fiction devoted to finding and holding on to your people: the new, the old, and the mysterious.

  • JOHN BENJAMIN HICKEY will read “The Last Words of Benito Picone” by Anthony Marra
  • MICHAEL CERVERIS will read “True Friendship” by Jorge F. Hernández
  • CINDY CHEUNGreads “Dance in America” by Lorrie Moore

Order your tickets for this event online.

Upcoming Arts & Letters Events Coming to the Dallas Museum of Art

April 16, 2023 – David Sedaris (This event will sell out fast!)

May 9, 2023 – Abraham Verghese  (The Covenant of Water, Cutting for Stone)

June 13, 2023 – Peace Adzo Medie (Nightbloom, His Only Wife)

The Dallas Museum of Art is located at 1717 North Harwood, Dallas, Texas 75201 www.dma.org

Save BIG at the 2022 State Fair of Texas

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There are so many ways for you to save on admissions and concessions for the 2022 State Fair of Texas. Season Passes, Premium One Day Passes, and there are special discounts for almost every day of the week. Not to mention, there are several different ways to receive great discounts on concession coupons for the Fair. 

Priced from $15-$25, adult daily one-day admission to the Fair has never been more affordable! Your ticket includes access to more than 200 daily shows, concerts, activities, and exhibits, all at no extra cost. The Fair offers $10-$18 daily one-day admission for children ages 3 to 12 and seniors ages 60 and older, with free admission for children ages two and younger. 

Don’t forget to dig up those old food and ride coupons from past fairs – food and ride coupons never expire and can be used at future Fairs.

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The Texas State Fair is Back, Bigger and Better Than Ever!

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Get your tastebuds ready now – opening September 30, the 2022 State Fair with this year’s theme: TREATS OF TEXAS, is brewing to be one to remember.

For more than 135 years, food has been a focal point of the annual State Fair of Texas. When you ask people what their favorite part of the State Fair is, and they will answer THE FOOD! As an event that blends more than 2 million people from all walks of life, the wide variety of food represents just that.

Celebrate the 2022 theme “TREATS OF TEXAS” by coming out to this year’s 24-day exposition starting September 30 through October 23 at historic Fair Park in Dallas.

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Dallas Arboretum Presents 2nd Annual Black Heritage Celebration

A weekend celebration to showcase unique talent, art and businesses from the local black community

The Dallas Arboretum announces the second annual Black Heritage Celebration takes place on Saturday, May 14 and Sunday, May 15. The weekend event will spotlight the local black community’s unique talents, art, and businesses. This family-friendly event is open to the public and is included in the general admission to the Dallas Arboretum.

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