FWSO Great Performances festival to celebrate Brahms-Dvorak friendship

| |Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014

Violinist Augustin Hadelich will take on challenge of performing two major violin concertos in three days.

Fort Worth Opera casts the Kennedys for ‘JFK’

| |Monday, Aug. 11, 2014

The opera, which will premiere in 2016, recounts the first couple’s last day and night in Fort Worth.

Review: TCU’s Festival of American Song

| |Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

The event featured wonderful music but lacked context until its last day.

‘Book of Mormon’ coming to Bass Hall

| |Tuesday, Jul. 29, 2014

The blockbuster musical, filled with adult humor, will be part of the 2015-’16 Performing Arts Fort Worth season.

Author John Shiffman talks ‘Operation Shakespeare’

| |Monday, Jul. 28, 2014

He will discuss his book about international arms trafficking in Fort Worth and Dallas on Tuesday.

New & Notable: ‘Wayfaring Stranger”

Sunday, Jul. 27, 2014

Bestselling author James Lee Burke focuses on the life and times of Weldon Avery Holland.

What’s new in bookstores

Sunday, Jul. 27, 2014

Of note: parents acting badly, Edie Kiglatuk is back on the case and a family rises to the challenge.

Deborah Harkness finishes her All Souls Trilogy

| |Sunday, Jul. 27, 2014

Bestselling author offers a satisfying conclusion to the story of Diana Bishop and Matthew Clairmont.

Amon Carter museum buys million-dollar memorial painting

| |Friday, Jul. 25, 2014

An 1813 still life of peaches and grapes by a pre-eminent early American painter was purchased in honor of Ruth Carter Stevenson.

New & Notable: ‘The Heist’

Sunday, Jul. 20, 2014

Author Daniel Silva’s Israeli spy, Gabriel Allon, mixes art with espionage in the latest thriller.