Night Life Blog: Tis the Season for ‘Season’s Greetings’

November 25, 2008 by · Comments Off 

Posted by: Shelley Smith

Theatre Three presents the opening performance of Season’s Greetings by Sir Alan Ayckbourn Friday, Nov. 28.

This fun-filled holiday comedy about a family experiencing a rather unconventional Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Boxing Day, will surprise audiences with a puppet show and family recriminations that showcase how each family member is nuttier than the last.

Click here for tickets online or by calling (214) 871-3300
The performance will run from Nov. 28 to Dec. 14.

Night Life Blog: A Christmas Carol is Almost Here

November 21, 2008 by · Comments Off 

Charles Dickens’ beloved classic, A Christmas Carol, will open tomorrow night, Nov. 22, at the Dallas Theater Center.

Re-live the age-old holiday favorite that teaches us about the true meaning of Christmas… See our favorite grinch, Mr. Ebenezer Scrooge, shed is hardened, money-grubbing ways as he travels with ghosts of Christmas past, present, and future to learn about love, generosity, and the true spirit of giving.

Tomorrow’s opening night performance begins at 7:30 p.m.
Performances will run until Dec. 28
Purchase your tickets online

Media Tycoons To Visit SMU

November 6, 2008 by · Comments Off 

By Shelley Smith
smsmith@smu.edu

Big names from entertainment, broadcasting, communications and advertising are headed to SMU Sunday night and Monday morning to discuss how to get on the track to success.

Sunday night attendees will hear from major media players, Ed Wilson, President of Tribune Broadcasting; Billy Bush, anchor for Access Hollywood; and Ray Clark, owner of The Marketing Arm.

Monday morning students will listen to an array of media tycoons including Sandra Connell, President of Talent Dynamics; Bob Sexton, owner of Sexton Communications; and Drew Buckley, Executive VP of Windsor Media.

Both days, students can network, grab a bite, receive gift bags and park all for free.

Sunday night’s events are from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. in Taubman Atrium and O’Donnell Hall in the Owen Arts Center. Monday’s discussions will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

All events are free with an SMU I.D., but you must register to attend.

Check online for specific discussion locations and times.

Night Life Blog: ‘The Good Negro’

October 18, 2008 by · Comments Off 

Posted by Shelley Smith

The Dallas Theater Center showcases one of its most suspenseful dramas yet.

A co-production with New York’s renowned Public Theater, “The Good Negro” tells the riveting story about a trio of civil leaders combatting? the social injustices of the south in the 1960s. With the trio rallying the community to take a stand against FBI and the Ku Klux Klan, they discover what they are personally willing to risk for a greater cause.

The play had its world premiere Oct. 15 and runs through Nov. 9. Get your tickets online
or by calling (214) 526-8210.