Recovered Calling Art Reception (August 21)

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Every month, the new dual-branded AC Hotel and Residence Inn Dallas by the Galleria features the story of a local entrepreneur in a series called Entrepreneur of the Month. The hotel has selected Frisco-based artist Ryan Ekmark of Recovered Calling as the entrepreneur of August. Ekmark has gravitated toward complex, three-dimensional artwork since high school. His unique style of art transforms reclaimed lumber into custom geometric wood art that creates… Read more

Inaugural Rhythms of the Heart concert to benefit American Heart Association on Aug. 18

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Support the American Heart Association (AHA) this weekend the Rhythms of the Heart concert. The event takes place on August 18, 2018 at Dallas’s legendary Longhorn Ballroom. The event is open to the public and will feature performances by Texas artists Jackie Darlene, Kelly Cutler & Western Deluxe, and the Whiskey Prophets.   The event is part of the presenting sponsor’s (Thomson Reuters) annual fundraising campaign for the AHA, which has garnered… Read more

Dallas Short Film About Neiman Marcus Legend Stanley Marcus Wins at La Jolla International Fashion Film Festival

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A short film that highlights the extraordinary achievements of pioneering merchant Stanley Marcus premiered and was awarded the best documentary at California’s 2018 La Jolla International Fashion Film Festival. In MR. STANLEY: THE MERCHANT PRINCE, Dallas-based filmmakers Mike Mullins and Miles Hargrove, along with producers Melina McKinnon Cain and Jason Cirone, chronicles the life of the man who not only changed the face of luxury retailing with Neiman Marcus but… Read more

Let the Spectacle Astound You! Experience Love Never Dies with Dallas Summer Musicals

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Need a little music of the night in your life? You still have 5 performances left to see Love Never Dies: The Phantom Returns presented by Dallas Summer Musicals through August 5 – or catch the Fort Worth engagement at Bass Performance Hall from August 7-12. Love Never Dies bills itself as the sequel to The Phantom of the Opera, Andrew Lloyd Webber’s rock opera masterpiece. Set in 1907, Christine… Read more

Take a Day Off and Treat Yo Self!

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While “Treat Yo Self” Day is officially on October 13th of every year, let’s be honest: You need more than one day a year to spend some time indulging in self care. And whether your Treat Yo Self Day needs to happen on a budget, or you’ve got money to spare, we’ve come up with three Treat Yo Self Days that will be, in the words of Donna Meagle, “The… Read more

Dallas VideoFest presents PAWFest on August 23

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Dallas VideoFest presents the showcase: #PAWFest at Texas Theatre, 231 W. Jefferson Blvd in Oak Cliff, on Thursday, August 23. You pay recall this video festival as “CatFest” in previous years. As much as I love cats, I’m happy the festival team is sharing the love with dogs, too! Take a refreshing break from the dog days of summer to watch some funny, heart-melting, videos of adorable felines and canines. #PAWFest features a new… Read more

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