Here’s what’s coming up this week at Art&Seek:
The Audience, starring Helen Mirren – Helen Mirren plays Queen Elizabeth II in this Tony-nominated play. Amphibian Stage Productions presents a screening of the stage version at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.
The Music Man – Harold Hill aims to con a town out of some cash until he falls in love with the librarian in this musical at First United Methodist Church in Allen.
Jim Caruso’s Cast Party – Cabaret veteran Jim Caruso brings the ultimate open mic night to Dallas to kick off the Dallas Cabaret Festival at the Women’s Building in Fair Park.
American Drive-in Movie Theatre – Don Sanders brings the magic of the drive-in to life through a documentary, photographs, and stories at the Allen Public Library.
Argentine Tango Show “Shades of Tango” – a Show full of joy, romance and passion – Evolution Tango Dance Company performs this concert with live music at the Latino Cultural Center.
The Matchmaker – A wealthy merchant enlists the help of a matchmaker, but it looks as though the matchmaker may have her sights fixed on the merchant for herself. See this play at Irving Arts Center.
MAP 2016 July Pop-Up – Use Your Voice! Neighborhood Art Festival – This pop-up art festival at the Dallas Public Library’s Pleasant Grove Branch includes a poetry writing workshop, a classic American car show, live music, and a spoken word performance.
Deep Ellum Lit Hop – Wander through Deep Ellum’s bookshops, art galleries, and bars at this gathering for bookworms. Festivities include a zine-making workshop, collaborative art shows, and live performances.
The Book of Moron – This one-man-show addresses a modern day culture that stifles free thinking and sense of purpose. See the show at Bass Hall.
Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse – Many great artists were inspired by beautiful gardens. This film explores the work of Monet, Van Gogh, Matisse, and others, and it screens at the Moviehouse & Eatery in Keller.
Music Monday at Benbrook Public Library – Samuel Gross plays the music of the 70s for this series. Hear everything from Johnny Cash to Metallica at Benbrook Library.
dialogue : diálogo featuring works by Johannes Boekhoudt – Abstract expressionist Johannes Boekhoudt documents the trials of modern society and the impact on the greater society. See his work at One Arts Plaza in Dallas.
Shot in the Foot – Head to Art Centre Theatre in Plano for a special staged reading of this hilarious farce.
Beatles vs. Stones – A Musical Shootout – Two tribute bands battle it out at Arlington Music Hall.