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Avant Chamber Ballet returns to Southlake with an expanded one-act Nutcracker with all your favorite characters and live music! The production will build on the success last season, including new and expanded sections from the Christmas classic and new costumes in a family-friendly one-hour performance. This year in addition to the 15 professional dancers, we have a student cast of 38 from schools all over DFW selected from 2 days of auditions. For the third year, ACB will be presented by Apex Arts League who brings top level arts group such as the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and the Fort Worth Symphony to the city of Southlake.
Artist’s deadline is fast approaching for applications. Don’t miss out on…. THE BEST OF BEST ART FESTIVAL in the area.
Applications are now being accepted for 18th Art in the Square to be held April 28-30, 2017 at Southlake Town Square. Professional artists and emerging artist are invited to apply by November 2, 2016 to be juried. The Emerging Artist program is designed especially for DFW area artists new to outdoor juried shows.
Art in the Square has grown in reputation to become one of the top art shows in the country. In 2015 the event was chosen #12 in the Elite 20 list of the ArtFairSourceBook. Since 2000, it has been singled by artists and art patrons as the place to be in April. Presented by the Southlake Women’s Club for 17 years.
Make plans to attend the Circle of Friends Annual Pumpkin Sale! These one of a kind pumpkins come in all shapes and sizes and range from simple faces to elaborate works of art. Each is lovingly drawn and painted with the hope that the money raised will help brighten the life of a child with cancer.
A portion of the Carroll Cross Country team traveled to Corpus Christi for their annual trip to the Texas A&M-Kingsville Javelina Invitational, where the girls took 1st place and the boys came away with 2nd place. The rest of the boys and girls teams competed at the Colleyville Heritage Invitational.
Leading the Lady Dragons In Kingsville to an impressive low score of 29 points was Lydia Lo (20:18), who came in 3rd place. Next to cross the line was Kelley Anne Richards (20:22) in 4th place, Delaney Drefs (20:37) came in 6th, Callie Colvin (20:53) was next in 7th place and Madalyn Wardin (21:02) finished out the scoring positions, coming in 10th place.
Dragon Girls at Colleyville Heritage Invitational
The Dallas Symphony Orchestra (DSO) announces its performance in Southlake in October as part of the DSO on the Go concert series. DSO on the GO is generously supported by Ebby Halliday, REALTORS.
“We are very happy to be returning to Southlake this fall,” said Dallas Symphony Orchestra President & CEO Jonathan Martin. “These communities have been so welcoming to the DSO, and we enjoy performing to audiences in their neighborhoods.”