Warpaint at South Side Music Hall

Autumn in Texas means music. Tons of it streaming through the major cities from late September thru late November. Yesterday afternoon I remembered Warpaint was playing South Side Music Hall and scored tickets online before my last ballet class. South Side is one of my favorite venues in Dallas. It's intimate with a capacity of 1500, and reminds me…

Working With Gymnasts

A few weeks ago, I received an email from one of the local gymnastics coaches asking if I'd be interested in working with their junior olympic team. It seems that the new floor routines involve far more traditional dancing than there has been in recent years. Basically, they need to become more "graceful." I've had…

Chihuly Exhibit at Dallas Arboretum

To welcome the first day of December (and Dallas' 80 degree weather) we spent the morning at the Dallas Arboretum visiting the Chihuly Exhibit. Since so many of Chihuly's sculptures have been inspired by nature, a botanical garden couldn't be a more perfect setting. Here are a few of my favorite sculptures: Reeds (1995) Dallas…