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.
Cotton Patch Cafe celebrates its Southern roots as it embarks on its annual Chicken Fried Road Trip through Oct. 26, featuring daily specials of hand-breaded, deep-fried country classics and new Southern delights. Road Trip “stops” include: Monday: Chicken Fried Steak … Continue reading →
photos by Kathy Tran Hunter Pond and Kyle Brooks, founders of the popular, East Hampton Sandwich Co, have partnered with M Crowd Restaurant Group (Mi Cocina, The Mercury) to open a second North Texas location of their East Coast inspired … Continue reading →
by Steven Doyle Today is National Cheeseburger Day and we have been planning for this day since January dining on over 125 burgers in anticipation of today’s list. So many burgers were consumed that we decided to break the list … Continue reading →
Gelato’s biggest international celebration is back in America, and stopping at the Dallas Farmers Market, September 29-30. Gelato Festival America will spread awareness of real Italian artisanal gelato through a contest in which gelato artisans and chefs will compete with … Continue reading →
Enjoy Texas-sized tastings from 18 of the best bbq joints from across the Lonestar State at this year’s Smoked Dallas which takes place in one week, September 22nd. Award-winning pitmasters will be serving up delicious favorites: brisket, ribs, sausage, and … Continue reading →