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

H-E-B names popular Long Center City Terrace

11:59 am Nov. 15, 2017

It’s one of the most charismatic spots in the city — the Long Center City Terrace.

From the day that the performing arts center opened in 2008 — that’s right, almost 10 years ago — the

10 big Austin arts stories from the past 7 days

5:07 pm Oct. 1, 2017

En route between two glorious musicals — “A Chorus Line” at Texas State University and “Singin’ in the Rain” at Zach Theatre — on Saturday, my traveling companions paused to consider the American-Statesman arts coverage

After Harvey, who preserves our culture?

3:28 pm Sep. 2, 2017

The organized arts and humanities generally don’t save lives directly during emergency situations. Yet they save our culture — our shared memory — over the long run. Here are some ways the state and national