Vermeer String Quartet delivers masterful Easter-themed performance

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It may not have been as much fun as an egg hunt, but it was a way to bring superbly performed classical music and the religious holiday together.

Sean Panikkar has had a year worth singing about

After last year’s Fort Worth Opera appearance came a TV show and series of once-in-a-lifetime opportunities, the tenor says.

Texas Ballet Theater to dance to live music twice next season

The Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra will accompany performances of Sleeping Beauty and The Merry Widow.

Arlington actor gets to work with Nicolas Cage in ‘Joe’

Lico Reyes, who may be better known as leader of the Arlington LULAC branch, plays the role of Blind George.

Mona Simpson explores the secret lives of parents

A teenager’s overactive imagination puts him in full snoop mode in ‘Casebook.’

Time traveling at the Modern Art Museum

Under an umbrella of time, Thai artist Rirkrit Tiravanija headlines the Modern’s latest Focus exhibit

What’s new in bookstores this week

Of note: Anne Perry’s Charlotte and Thomas Pitt return, a debut thriller from a veteran writer and fish tales from a pro.

New & Notable: Val McDermid’s ‘Northanger Abbey’

The bestselling crime novelist reworks a classic in the second book in the Jane Austen Project.

Vermeer String Quartet reunites for ‘Seven Last Words’

The highly esteemed musical group will perform the Haydn work Saturday at the Kimbell.