SXSW Etiquette: The Seven Deadlier Sins of SXSW

by Daniel Ramirez on March 8, 2019

We had so much fun making a “Seven deadly sins of SXSW” list, that we thought that the theme might be applicable to other facets of the conference and Festival. So, without further ado, here...

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The Best Activations at SXSW 2019 | The Seven Deadly Sins of SXSW

by Daniel Ramirez on March 7, 2019

Every year, media titans and Interactive outlets – networks, nationally recognizable brands, movie productions and A-list personalities work overtime to craft activations that draw attention from conference attendees – to achieve peak interest from the...

Come & Get ‘Em! The Guide to Celebrating Texas Independence Day in Style

by Margaret Richards on February 27, 2019

It was back in 1836 that 59 brave delegates from all parts of the Texas settlement met at Washington on the Brazos to make a formal declaration of independence from Mexico, thus proclaiming to the...

Broadway’s Anastasia is on a Journey to Houston’s Hobby Center

by Sarah Bradley on February 27, 2019

Inspired by two beloved films and the legend of the Grand Duchess Anastasia, this re-imagined tale comes to Houston's Hobby Center March 5 - March 10. Anastasia the musical tells the story of Anya, an...

Muralist Jon Pucci Has Gone to the Dogs

by Christian De Massis & Julie Tereshchuk on February 27, 2019

Muralist Jon Pucci first made his way to Austin after falling for a girl from Texas, who said they should move to her hometown after college. It turns out, the boy and girl fell out...

Romancing the Stage: “The Boy Friend,” the Feel-Good Time Everybody Needs

by N.L. Thi-Hamrick on February 25, 2019

Take a dash of whimsy, barrel of laughs, endless supply of high-kicking dance routines, and a slew of charming romances, and you’ve got the “The Boy Friend,” presented by The Firehouse Theatre. This fire-station-turned-theatre’s appeal...

Austin’s Filigree Theatre, Breathing Past, Present, Future in “When We Were Young & Unafraid”

by Alexis Higgins on February 21, 2019

A little more than two decades ago, women were not protected from domestic violence. Over 10 million cases of victimization were the result of intimate partner violence before 1994. Now, the Filigree Theatre, an independent...

Award-Winning Looks, Not Just For Oscar

by Ashley Allen on February 20, 2019

It's awards season, a time when Hollywood walks the red carpet and the world watches to see the latest glamorous fashions. Feathers, florals, tulle and embellishments are trending for the Oscars and I have curated...