SXSW FILM & TV FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2024 AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS

 Bob Trevino Likes It Takes Jury and Audience Awards Audience Favorites in Feature and TV Sections include:Monkey Man, Sing Sing, Resynator, My Dead Friend Zoe, Oddity, Faders Up: The John Aielli Experience, Clemente, Songs From The Hole, Bionico’s Bachata, STAX: Soulsville,Hacks Season 3 Premiere Austin, Texas – March 18, 2024 – The South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference and Festivals announced… Continue reading SXSW FILM & TV FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2024 AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS

Community and Music News: 12th annual Austin Tejano Music Coalition Toy Drive Collects 2000 Toys

AUSTIN, TX — The Austin Tejano Music Coalition (ATMC) held its 12th annual Toy Drive and Dance that benefits the Travis County Sheriff’s Office (TCSO) Brown Santa program to help families annually. The toy drive and dance, featuring Marcos Orozco y Rebelde and Austin-based opening act Los Marceles, had approximately 450 attendees who arrived to… Continue reading Community and Music News: 12th annual Austin Tejano Music Coalition Toy Drive Collects 2000 Toys

Film News: Fantastic Fest 2023 Lineup Offers Diverse Films from Around the World

Fantastic Fest is back for its eighteenth edition, featuring 29 World Premieres, 24 North American Premieres, and 18 U.S. Premieres. The festival will again be held at the Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar in Austin, TX, from September 21st – 28th. The festival will open with the World Premiere of Legendary Pictures’ The Toxic Avenger from… Continue reading Film News: Fantastic Fest 2023 Lineup Offers Diverse Films from Around the World

Austin’s 36th Annual LGBTQ+ Film Festival Takes Place August 23–27, 2023

Austin’s oldest film festival and premiere LGBTQ+ film fest of the Southwest, aGLIFF, announces the 36th annual festival PRISM 36, taking place in-person August 23–27, 2023, in Austin, TX. The yearly event is in-person throughout the city, with screenings, events, Q&As, and more. aGLIFF will additionally offer a virtual component from August 28 – September… Continue reading Austin’s 36th Annual LGBTQ+ Film Festival Takes Place August 23–27, 2023

Music News: Jorge Drexler, Oscar and Grammy winner, Tour Stop in Austin, TX, at Paramount Theater

The Paramount Theatre presents Jorge Drexler at the Paramount Theatre on Tuesday, August 1, 2023. The doors open at 7 p.m., and the show starts at 8 p.m. Ticket information https://tickets.austintheatre.org Drexler is the 2005 Oscar winner for Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song – “Al Otro Lado Del Río” –… Continue reading Music News: Jorge Drexler, Oscar and Grammy winner, Tour Stop in Austin, TX, at Paramount Theater

2023 SXSW FILM & TV PREVIEW

Film News: SXSW Film & TV Festival Features of InterestSouth by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference and Festivals (March 10-19, 2023) has announced the 2023 Film & TV Festival Lineup, including all Visions, Global presented by MUBI, 24 Beats, and Festival Favorites plus numerous additions to Headliners, TV Premieres, Narrative and Documentary Spotlight, and other sections. The… Continue reading 2023 SXSW FILM & TV PREVIEW

PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL

The Texas Performing Arts Broadway in Austin series invites the public to attend Pretty Woman: The Musical starting on Tuesday, January 17, at 8 p.m. at Bass Concert Hall. PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL, based on one of Hollywood’s most beloved romantic stories of all time, is on tour and Austin TX is next! Starring Broadway… Continue reading PRETTY WOMAN: THE MUSICAL

Theater News: “The One-Act Play That Goes Wrong” at Austin Playhouse

“The One-Act Play That Goes Wrong” by Henry Lewis, Henry Shields, and Jonathan Sayer is directed by long-time company member and recently appointed Associate Artistic Director, Ben Wolfe at Austin Playhouse’s new interim theatre space located at 405 West 22nd.“The One-Act Play That Goes Wrong” continues playing through December 18th and stars Ben G Bazán,… Continue reading Theater News: “The One-Act Play That Goes Wrong” at Austin Playhouse

Theater News: Broadway in Austin – Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical

Texas Performing Arts presents Broadway in Austin hosting Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical from December 6-11, 2022 at the Bass Concert Hall, 2350 Robert Dedman Drive in Austin.THE GRINCH broke box office records for two consecutive years on Broadway during its holiday engagements at the St. James and Hilton theaters in… Continue reading Theater News: Broadway in Austin – Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical

Theater News: Broadway in Austin offers CHICAGO Musical Performances

CHICAGO is an American musical with over two decades of performances. CHICAGO the musical is a universal tale of fame, fortune, and plenty of songs and dancing. I have seen the film, but not the musical and certainly look forward to seeing it on the stage.    Set amidst the razzle-dazzle decadence of the 1920s,… Continue reading Theater News: Broadway in Austin offers CHICAGO Musical Performances