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Benefits,

Fundraisers and Galas

6 Benefiting the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Fort Worth, the Panther Club presents the 2014 RTB Golf Classic at Pecan Valley Golf Course. Individuals: $200; sponsorships: $350-$3,000. 817-834-4711, www.fortworthkids.org.

6 River Legacy Foundation hosts its 2014 Clay Shooting Tournament at Beaumont Ranch in Grandview. Individuals: $200; teams: $800; sponsorships: $1,200-$5,000. 817-860-6752, www.riverlegacy.org.

8 Alliance for Children’s Picnic at the Park takes place at 12:30 p.m. at Globe Life Park in Arlington. The event includes lunch in the Texas Rangers Hall of Fame, a visit from former Texas Rangers Michael Young and Jim Sundberg and a chance to watch the Rangers play the Cleveland Indians. Tickets: $125; sponsorships: $1,500-$10,000. 817-348-1119 or 817-335-7172, www.allianceforchildren.org.

13 The Fort Worth Zoo hosts its eighth annual Beastro 7:30 p.m.-midnight. It features tastings from area restaurants and live entertainment from the Romantics, Sonny Burgess and the Mars Hill Band. General admission: $99; VIP: $150. 817-759-7373 or 817-759-7555, www.fortworthzoo.org.

16 The North Central Texas Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association hosts the 2014 Mulligans for Memories Golf Classic at Timarron Country Club in Southlake. Individuals: $200; sponsorships: $250-$15,000. 817-336-4949, www.alz.org/northcentraltexas.

23 The Boys & Girls Clubs of Arlington hosts its 24th annual Par for the Kids Golf Tournament at the Walnut Creek Country Club in Mansfield. Individual player fees are $300 and sponsorships range in price from $1,000 to $5,000. 817-275-6551, www.parforthekids.com.

 

Museum

and Art Events

7 Led by the Noble Planetarium staff and members of the Fort Worth Astronomical Society, the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History hosts a Star Party beginning at dusk in the museum’s south parking lot. Free. 817-255-9300, http://fortworthmuseum.org.

10 Presented in partnership with the Fort Worth Library’s Worth Reading program, the Sid Richardson Museum hosts a children’s workshop, Art of Story, at 10 a.m. Registration required. Free. 817-332-6554, www.sidrichardsonmuseum.org.

21 Inspired by the special exhibition “Samurai: Armor From the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection,” the Kimbell Art Museum hosts Matsuri! A Samurai Celebration, 1-10 p.m. The festival includes family-friendly activities, live entertainment and food. Free. 817-332-8451, www.kimbellart.org.

 

On Stage

6-15 DVA Productions performs the favorite 84 Charing Cross Road. Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Sanders Theatre, Fort Worth. $15-$25. www.dvaproductions.org.

6-29 Hip Pocket Theatre opens its 38th season with Pinocchio Commedia. $5-$20. 817-246-9775, www.hippocket.org.

8-9 Amphibian Stage Productions presents a staged reading of Israel Horovitz’s Lebensraum. $7-$17. 817-923-3012, www.amphibianproductions.org.

10-29 Trinity Shakespeare Festival’s sixth season features The Comedy of Errors and The Tempest in rotating repertory at Texas Christian University. $5-$25. 817-257-8080, www.trinityshakes.org.

12-13 Bruce Wood Dance Project presents the premiere of Wood's Touch, plus a revival of his Home. The company will perform for the first time without its beloved namesake. Bruce Wood, an esteemed choreographer and dance company founder, died unexpectedly May 28. Dallas City Performance Hall. $30-$100. 214-428-2263; http://www.brucewoodance.org/

13-22 Lyric Stage presents a production of the Tony Award-winning musical Titanic at the Irving Arts Center. $25-$53. 972-252-2787, http://lyricstage.org.

19 TITAS presents a performance by Shen Wei Dance Arts at 8 p.m. at Winspear Opera House. $12-$135. 214-880-0202, www.attpac.org.

19 Circle Theatre presents the new production Hope & Gravity through July 19. 817-877-3040, www.circletheatre.com.

26-29 Kids Who Care presents Shrek the Musical. Scott Theatre, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth. $12-$20. 817-737-5437; www.kidswhocare.org.

27 The Dallas Theater Center opens its production of Les Misérables at AT&T Performing Arts Center’s Wyly Theatre through Aug. 17. $15-$130. 214-880-0202, www.attpac.org.

 

Concerts

5-29 Texas Christian University hosts the annual PianoTexas International Academy and Festival. Along with the classes for those enrolled in the institute, there will be several public performances, including one with Joyce Yang and the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra. PepsiCo Recital Hall, Fort Worth. $20-$35. 817-257-7456; www.pianotexas.org.

6 The 2014 Lone Star Music Series continues with a concert by the Randy Rogers Band. Music begins after the last race of the day. $5 before 8 p.m., $20 after. 972-263-7223, www.lonestarpark.com.

6-8 Featuring the music of some of Hollywood’s most famous films, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra performs Hollywood Hits at Meyerson Symphony Center. $26-$175. 214-692-0203, www.dallassymphony.com.

12 Singer-songwriter Bobby Womack performs at 8 p.m. at AT&T Performing Arts Center’s Strauss Square. $39-$59. 214-880-0202, www.attpac.org.

13 Performing Arts Fort Worth presents Trout Fishing in America in concert at 7:30 p.m. at McDavid Studio. $24.20. 817-212-4280, www.basshall.com.

14 The Dallas Symphony Orchestra performs Mendelssohn’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Meyerson Symphony Center. $19-$99. 214-692-0203, www.dallassymphony.com.

15 The Verizon Theatre in Grand Prairie welcomes Grammy Award winner James Taylor for a concert at 8 p.m. $65-$85. 972-854-5111 and 972-854-5076, www.verizontheatre.com.

21 Grammy winner and country legend Kris Kristofferson performs at Bass Hall at 7:30 p.m. $27.50-$82.50. 817-212-4280, www.basshall.com.

 

Films

4, 11, 18, 25 Sundance Square continues its annual film series Movies in the Plaza with screenings of Frozen, Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs, Enchanted and Father of the Bride, respectively, each starting around 8:30 p.m. Free. 817-255-5700, www.sundancesquare.com.

5 Part of the Movies That Matter film series, the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth and the Fort Worth Library present a screening of A Place at the Table at 7 p.m. Free. 817-738-9215, http://themodern.org.

6-8 The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth continues its Magnolia at the Modern series with the Argentinian film The German Doctor. $6-$9. (Sunday noon show is half price.) 817-738-9215, http://themodern.org.

13-15 The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth screens the romantic drama Words and Pictures as part of its Magnolia at the Modern film series. $6-$9. (Sunday noon show is half price.) 817-738-9215, http://themodern.org.

15 In conjunction with the special exhibition “Samurai: Armor From the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection,” the Kimbell Art Museum shows Art of the Japanese Sword at 2 p.m. in the Kahn Building auditorium. Free. 817-332-8451, www.kimbellart.org.

20 Part of the Movies at the Museum film series, the Sid Richardson Museum screens the 1950 Western Wagon Master at 6:30 p.m. Registration is required. Free. 817-332-6554, www.sidrichardsonmuseum.org.

21 Historic Fort Worth Inc. presents three singalongs to Grease at Ridglea Theatre. Showtimes: 2 p.m., 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. Concessions available and guests are encouraged to dress up. $10. 817-336-2344, www.historicfortworth.org.

20-22 The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth shows Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case as part of its Magnolia at the Modern film series. $6-$9. (Sunday noon show is half price.) 817-738-9215, http://themodern.org.

26 The Amon Carter Museum of American Art shows Toy Story as part of its outdoor movie series at 8:30 p.m. Free. No reservations required. 817-989-5030 , www.cartermuseum.org.

29 Part of the Exhibition on Screen movie series, the Kimbell Art Museum shows Vermeer and Music: The Art of Love and Leisure at 2 p.m. in the Kahn Building auditorium. Free. 817-332-8451, www.kimbellart.org.

 

Festivals and Outdoor Activities

7 Camp Bowie District’s fourth annual Glory Days Car Show, with classic cars, live music and food, takes place 5-9 p.m. Free. http://campbowiedistrict.com.

13 The Friday on the Green concert series continues at Magnolia Green Park with music by Jetta in the Ghost Tree, the Apache 5 and Mills & Co. Free. 817-923-1343, www.fortworthsouth.org.

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