2100 North Beltline Road.
Mesquite, TX 75150
Phone: (972) 329-9400
Fax: (972) 290-4700
2100 North Beltline Road., Mesquite, TX, US, 75150
- Phone: (972) 329-9400
- Fax: (972) 290-4700
July 29, 2014
The Festival of Independent Theatres is an annual event which celebrates diversity and originality in independent theater. Eight of the city's best independent theater companies - such as Echo Theatre and The Drama Club, showcase their works. Please check the website for movie titles and further information about this year's lineup which includes classics, comedies, dramas, several new plays by local playwrights, and a number of avant-garde films that has become a staple of this festival.
July 29, 2014 8:15 PM
Real Madrid is a professional football club based in Madrid, Spain, and one of the most celebrated sport franchises in Europe. Founded in 1902, the team plays in the Primera Division of theLiga Nacional de Fútbol Profesional, also known as La Liga, and won its first championship in 1932, only a few years after the Spanish football league system was established. Real Madrid has several long-standing rivalries, though none as celebrated as the team's rivalry with FC Barcelona. In addition to the two clubs being by far the most dominant in the national league, Real Madric and FC Barcelona represent the two rival regions of Spain, Castile and Catalonia, so much so that the game between the two teams, referred to as ElClásico, represents the cultural and political tensions between the regions for the dedicated following of both teams.
July 29, 2014
The Shakespeare Festival of Dallas stages the best of the Bard's immortal plays, and is a much-awaited event for both lovers of drama and literature. It is held every year from January through October. The two most popular venues for the shows are Samuel Grand Park in downtown Dallas, and Addison Circle Park. For further information about show dates and timings check the Web site.
July 29, 2014 8:00 PM
July 29, 2014 6:00 PM
Based in Ontario, California, Seaway is a pop punk band that was founded in 2011. Pulling inspiration from bands like Blink 182 and Sum 41, the five-piece outfit grew up on the early 2000s wave of pop punk and use its own music to the push the genre forward towards a new generations of listeners.
July 29, 2014 7:30 PM
Based on Victor Hugo's novel of the same name, Les Miserables is a musical drama composed by Claude-Michel Schönberg with lyrics by Alain Boublil and Jean-Marc Natel. Set against a backdrop of 19th-century France, Les Miserables tells the story of Jean Valjean, a thief who has just been released after serving 19 years in jail for stealing a loaf of bread. Once he is free, he changes his identity and interacts with several other characters in a complex plot that explores themes of war, love and sacrifice. With no spoken dialogue outside of the musical numbers, the show has achieved immense popularity in the US as well as Europe with songs like "I Dreamed a Dream" and "On My Own," and has won several awards including a Tony for Best Musical.
July 29, 2014 7:00 PM
Of all the female singer/songwriters that emerged during the mid-1990s, none are more respected or revered than Tori Amos. Born in Newton, North Carolina in 1963, Amos started playing the piano at the ripe ol' age of four and during her formative years studied at various music conservatories, honing her skills and learning about the rich depths of music composition. Her first album, 1992's Little Earthquakes, established Amos as a premier musician whose adept strength on the piano is equally matched by her vocal prowess.
July 29, 2014 9:00 AM
Ages 4-59:00am - NoonTeacher: Laura MintonDo you know how many different art materials you can use in a week? Count your way to the answer with inspiration taken from artworks in the Museum's collection! Learn about landscape, still life, collage, prints and abstract art while using your imagination and a colorful combination of wacky and traditional materials to create your own masterpieces. By the end of the week, you'll be a master materials-mixer! Enter "C3CAMP" into the Discount Code box at check-out for $10 off one camp.
July 29, 2014 9:00 AM
Ages 9-129:00 am - NoonTeacher: Mark GuttingPut your painting skills to the test in this camp all about art transformations! We'll ask "what if?" and "why not?" as we explore works in the Museum's collection. Investigate landscapes, still lifes, portraits and sculptures in the galleries and create paintings of your own in the studio. Then channel your inner art-transformer and turn your paintings into something new with collage, felt, mixed media and 3-D elements. If imitation is the highest form of flattery, we'll be flattering the masters with our updated versions of some of the Museum's most well-known works of art. Enter "C3CAMP" into the Discount Code box at check-out for $10 off one camp.
July 29, 2014 10:00 AM
Spend time with your little one surrounded by art in the Art Babies class just for children 0 – 24 months old and their caregivers. Learn what type of art appeals to babies and how to identify your art baby’s artistic taste in a thirty minute private tour of the Museum’s collection. Tour themes change every three months.Only participating children require a ticket; adults do not require a ticket. If you have any difficulties with the on-line system, please call 214-922-1270. To be placed on a waiting list for filled classes, please e-mail lhanson@DMA.org.
July 29, 2014 11:00 AM
This exhibition displays eleven traditional North and West African cloths made from cotton, wool, raffia, and other natural materials and decorated by natural dyes. Visitors can learn about the garment making process with videos and a hands-on section of the exhibition.
July 29, 2014 11:00 AM
Mind’s Eye presents more than 100 works in various media by 70 artists including Jacques-Louis David, Paul Cézanne, Vincent van Gogh, Édouard Manet, and other masters. The exhibit, with works drawn from the Dallas Museum of Art and private collections, pays particular attention to the artists’ methods and processes.