Friday, September 11, at 7:30 p.m. – Live from The Cullen: Tamara Wilson Friday, September 25, at 7:30 p.m. – Studio Showcase Friday, October 9, at 7:30 p.m. Live from The Cullen: Reginald Smith Jr. Friday, October 23, at 7:30 p.m. – Vinkensport, or The Finch Opera Friday, November 13, at 7:30 p.m. – Live from The Cullen: Arturo Chacón-Cruz Friday, November 27, at 7:30 p.m. – The Impresario and Bon Appétit! Thursday, December 10, at 7:30 p.m. – The Snowy Day documentary Friday, January 8, at 7:30 p.m. – Live from The Cullen: Singer to be announced soon Friday, January 22, at 7:30 p.m. – Giving Voice II Friday, February 5, at 7 p.m. – Concert of Arias … [Read more...] about Houston Grand Opera to launch free digital shows in place of cancelled season
The team has not yet made Christenson available, though he told me Thursday that he’d welcome speaking to the media, so I suspect the club decided the less said/done, the sooner the whole thing blows over. I’m not sure that’s the case; it will be something that probably follows Christenson for a long time, and getting it done with now might be better from his standpoint, even if it’s a distraction of sorts for the team. … [Read more...] about A’s Plus: No matter who’s at fault, no more melees, please
“We are just one small piece of this, we don’t control the culture of violence that we see,” Commissioner Outlaw told the crowd of hundreds. “Folks have to be held accountable too. We average, the police department averages, so far this year, we’ve taken 77 guns a week off the street.” … [Read more...] about Philadelphia City Council To Hold Gun Violence Hearings Following Violent Weekend Where 3 Children Shot
In this Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2001 file photo, Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, the leader of Afghanistan's Hezb-i-Islami speaks at the Tehran University in Iran. The only insurgent leader to sign a peace pact with Afghanistan’s government will return to the country within weeks, his chief negotiator says, in a move that could shake up Afghan politics and complicate the much wider war against the Taliban. Hekmatyar, a former warlord who battled U.S. forces after the 2001 invasion and nursed a bitter rivalry with other Afghan factions, agreed to lay down arms last year. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili, File) (The Associated Press) … [Read more...] about As the US moves out of Afghanistan, Iran cements ties with the Taliban and officials
Even if polling sampling accuracy is correct, the question is whether people are giving their true preference. Here, the answer is more debatable, and the left is more culpable. The left’s danger is that they have created a toxic climate in which moderate and minority voters are hiding their Trump support. If so, Democrats could be, again, blundering blindly into 2016’s mistake where they misallocated their political resources. … [Read more...] about Liberals: Undone by their own undoing?