A blog about Austin’s arts scene with news, reviews and recommended happenings.

Watch: Austin flamenco dancer Olivia Chacón

8:14 am Jun. 22, 2016

Sometimes in dance it really is just all about the feet.

Recently we dropped in on a rehearsal with A’Lante Flamenco, the award-winning Austin troupe headed up by the husband-and-wife team of Isai and Oliva Chacón.

A’Lante has show this weekend at the Long Center. “Snapshots: New World Flamenco” features work by two guest flamenco choreographers, Karen Lugo and Miguel Vargas.

The show features Olivia Chacón in a solo of her

Winners of the 2015-2016 Austin Critics’ Table Awards

10:00 pm May. 23, 2016

The Austin Critics’ Table  presented its 2015-2016 awards  Monday night at the Cap City Comedy Club.

In its 24th year, the informal group of arts critics from the American-Statesman and the Austin Chronicle, again recognized outstanding