Free Giveways Archive

Dallas Theater Review: ‘Waitress’

Review by Monique Thompson Inspired by Adrienne Shelly’s beloved film, WAITRESS tells the story of Jenna – a waitress and expert pie maker, Jenna dreams of a way out of her small town and loveless marriage. A baking contest in a nearby county and ...Read More

Review: ‘Riverdance’ In Dallas

Review by Monique Thompson Drawing on Irish traditions, the combined talents of the performers propel Irish dancing and music into the present day, capturing the imagination of audiences across all ages and cultures in an innovative and exciting blend of dance, music and song. ...Read More

Dallas Theater Review: ‘The Color Purple’

Review by Monique Thompson THE COLOR PURPLE is the 2016 Tony Award® winner for Best Musical Revival! Hailed as “a direct hit to the heart” (The Hollywood Reporter), this joyous American classic has conquered Broadway in an all-new “ravishingly reconceived production that is a ...Read More

Review: ‘Neil deGrasse Tyson’ In Dallas

Review by Lauryn Angel “I’ve got to get something off my chest.” Neil deGrasse Tyson began his lecture by getting comfortable, taking off his shoes, and displaying a series of slides: “Pluto. It’s still not a planet. (Get Over It.) These slides set the ...Read More

Dallas Theater Review: ‘Fun Home’

Review by Lauryn Angel Fun Home is based on Alison Bechdel’s graphic memoir of the same name. A widely-recognized masterpiece, Bechdel’s memoir parallels her experiences of her awakening sexuality with her father’s path toward self-destruction and suicide. The musical gives us the story through ...Read More

Dallas Theater Review: ‘The Bodyguard’

Review by Monique Thompson The award-winning musical written by Alexander Dinelaris, based on the 1992 film The Bodyguard, is currently on stage at Music Hall Fair Park. The smash hit musical stars veteran R&B singer Deborah Cox as the pop star Rachel Marron (played ...Read More