Perhaps best known for its Sammons Jazz series, the Sammons Center for the Arts celebrates its 30th anniversary with a special concert headlined by Grammy Award-winning jazz vocalist/pianist Diane Schuur on Friday, April 27, 2018, at Moody Performance Hall, 2520 Flora Street in the Dallas Arts District. Arlington Jones, the Sammons Jazz Artistic Director and a Steinway Artist, opens the concert with a set by his group, Arlington Jones & The Brethren.Tickets to the anniversary concert at…See More
2tone, the unique pairing of jazz harpist Cindy Horstman and bassist Mike Medina, has thrilled audiences for more than 20 years. Known as one of the preeminent jazz harpists in the country, Cindy is a Sammons Jazz audience favorite. The duo is joined in the opening set by Larry White on steel guitar, Sean McCurley on drums, and Tom Braxton on sax. Soulful pianist Julie Bonk, the 2014 Sammons Jazz Artist of the Year, has performed for everyone from Bob Hope to Bugs Henderson. As a collaborator…See More
Sammons Center for the Arts grows the Arts by providing office, rehearsal, and performance space to Dallas area theaters, orchestras, dance troupes, and choruses. We also produce the critically acclaimed Sammons Jazz concert series, first Wednesday each month Feb-May and Sept-Dec.
Enjoy the Dallas Farmers Market Cooking Class with Chef Anastacia Quinones this Saturday, July 21. The class is from 1:30 to 1:00 with doors opening at 11am. Anastacia Quiñones was born and raised in Dallas, TX. Growing up, her mother was a part-time caterer. She … Continue reading →
by Steven Doyle Lavendou has long been our favorite French bistro in Dallas and for an excellent reason. The food is excellent, the atmosphere is pure charm and the owner is always handy with his outrageous accent with over-the-top service. … Continue reading →
by Steven Doyle Kuby’s has been a Dallas institution since 1961 creating house-made sausages, offering cured meats, a large variety of salads and fresh meats in their delicatessen. A few years back Karl Kuby told us that he has a smoker … Continue reading →
The Asian Film Festival of Dallas celebrates its 17th year with returning presenting sponsor Well Go USA Entertainment, from Thursday, July 19 through Thursday, July 26, 2018. This festival year boasts its first Kashmiri drama film and returns with a … Continue reading →
Savor, Klyde Warren Park’s main restaurant, is a modern gastropub located in the 5.2-acre deck park. Executive Chef John Coleman, a 23-year veteran chef, aims to serve simply prepared, fresh food sourced from top purveyors, offering diners a vibrant combination of flavors. The restaurant provides … Continue reading →