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DEMON SLAYER — KIMETSU NO YAIBA — THE MOVIE: MUGEN TRAIN In this sequel to the 2019 anime TV series, a group hunts for a deadly demon.
MORTAL KOMBAT A mixed martial arts fighter (Lewis Tan) must battle Earth’s greatest champions in this action-adventure flick based on the classic video game.
THE SPACE BETWEEN A young music label employee (Jackson White) is sent to force an eccentric musician (Kelsey Grammer) out of his contract. But the two strike up an unlikely friendship that could be the key to the aging rocker having a creative breakthrough.
TOGETHER TOGETHER A 40-something single man (Ed Helms) who wants a child hires a young loner (Patti Harrison) as a gestational surrogate, and they form an unlikely friendship.
WILDCAT In this thriller, a reporter (Georgina Campbell) working in the Middle East is kidnapped by a militant group that’s planning a terrorist attack.
■ Due to the pandemic, some arts groups are offering virtual performances only. For those presenting live shows, check individual websites to find out about COVID-19 safety measures for attendees. Prices are for adult general admission unless otherwise noted and are subject to change. Resale tickets are not included.
LIVE & VIRTUAL AROUND THE WORLD IN 60 MINUTES The Dallas Winds presents a concert featuring bassoonist Laura Bennett Cameron. The program includes music and styles representing Italy, Germany, the British Isles, Spain and Russia with songs by Percy Grainger, Carl Maria von Weber, Giovanni Gabrieli, Joaquín Rodrigo and Dmitri Shostakovich.
■ April 24 at 7:30 p.m. at the Meyerson Symphony Center, 2301 Flora St., Dallas. $36-$62 for in-person tickets; $25 per household for streaming tickets. Virtual tickets allow viewing access through April 30. dallaswinds.org.
AX PLAYS BEETHOVEN The Dallas Symphony Orchestra presents a concert featuring pianist Emanuel Ax. Selections include Ruth Crawford Seeger’s 1939 orchestral fantasia Rissolty Rossolty, Beethoven’s Emperor concerto and Luciano Berio’s Rendering.
■ April 16-17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas. $29-$109. dallassymphony.org.
VIRTUAL BROBERG AND TCHAIKOVSKY The Plano Symphony Orchestra and pianist Kenneth Broberg perform Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1 and Dvorák’s Symphony No. 9.
■ Online April 25 at 4 p.m. $25. planosymphony.org.
VIRTUAL CHAMBER MUSIC INTERNATIONAL CONCERTS Past performances (Concerts 1-4), which were streamed live on Jan. 30, Feb. 27, March 20 and April 10, are available to view.
■ Online at chambermusicinternational.org. $40 for single tickets; $60 per household.
VIRTUAL CYBER BACH CONCERTS The Dallas Bach Society presents past performances from 2020 and 2021, including concerts featuring flutist Taya König-tarasevich and lutenist Arash Noori.
■ Online at dallasbach.org/bachvirtual. $25.
VIRTUAL THE DEVIL YOU DON’T KNOW Viol player Christopher Phillpott performs the music of 18th-century French composer Antoine Forqueray in this concert film presented by Lumedia Musicworks.
■ Online April 16-May 7. Ticket purchases allow access through Dec. 31. $10. lumediamusicworks.com.
HADELICH PLAYS TCHAIKOVSKY Gemma
New conducts a Dallas Symphony Orchestra performance featuring violinist Augustin Hadelich. The program includes Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto and Stravinsky’s Pulcinella Suite.
■ April 22-23 at 7:30 p.m. and April 25 at 2:30 p.m. at the Meyerson Symphony Center, 2301 Flora St., Dallas. Sold out. dallassymphony.org.
KIARRA SAITO-BECKMAN The violinist and the Garland and Las Colinas symphonies present a concert featuring music by Beethoven, Brahms and Mendelssohn. Livestream tickets are $20.
■ Garland Symphony Orchestra: April 16 at 7:35 p.m. at the Granville Arts Center, 300 N. Fifth St., Garland. $15-$35. garlandsymphony.org.
■ Las Colinas Symphony Orchestra: April 17 at 7:35 p.m. at the Irving Arts Center, 3333 N. Macarthur Blvd., Irving. $15-$35. lascolinassymphony.org.
FREE VIRTUAL LAMENTATIONS AND MEDITATIONS Orpheus Chamber Singers presents a selection of 16th- and 20thcentury motets recorded at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church on March 27.
■ Online at bit.ly/3mrfaq8. Free.
LA RESURREZIONE Dallas Bach Society presents Handel’s early oratorio featuring soloists Anna Fredericka Poppova as Maddalena, David Grogan as Lucifer, Nicholas Garza as Cleofe, Tucker Bilodeau as San Giovanni, and Jillian Grace Anderson as the Angel.
■ April 17 at 7:30 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, 6121 E. Lovers Lane, Dallas. $25-$50. dallasbach.org.
VIRTUAL LOVE CONQUERS IMPOSSIBLE LOVE The Orchestra of New Spain presents its 2020 production of the baroque opera by Sebastián Durón.
■ Online through April 26. $15. orchestraofnewspain.org.
FREE VIRTUAL LUISI AND BRONFMAN PERFORM BEETHOVEN The concert, recorded Sept. 10-13 by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, can be viewed online. Fabio Luisi conducts, with Yefim Bronfman on piano. The performance features Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat major and Symphony No. 8 in F major.
■ Online at dallassymphony.org/next-stage. Free.
VIRTUAL NEXT STAGE The Dallas Symphony Orchestra is releasing a series of virtual concerts. Current selections include Ragtime and Jazz; New and Levin: Walker, Ginastera and Mozart; Mahler’s Song of the Earth; Abduraimov Plays Beethoven; Verdi Selections With Fabio; Alsop and Hahn; Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker; Pinchas Zukerman and Emanuel Ax; Mozart and Shostakovich; Mozart 40 and More; St. Saint-saëns and Bizet; Leonidas and Luisi; Mozart and Strauss; Mahler Symphony No. 4; Mendelssohn and Schubert ;and Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue.
■ Digital passes are available for nonsubscribers for $10 per concert and $125 for all concerts. dallassymphony.org/next-stage.
OPUS 100: LAY FAMILY CONCERT ORGAN SERIES The Dallas Symphony Orchestra presents a concert featuring resident organist Bradley Hunter Welch.
■ April 18 at 2:30 p.m. at the Meyerson Symphony Center, 2301 Flora St., Dallas. $19-$29. dallassymphony.org.
FREE VIRTUAL SHADOWS AND LIGHT The Fine Arts Chamber Players presents a Hallam Family Concert featuring violinist Julia Choi, cellist Jennifer Choi and harpist Emily Levin performing Henriette Renié’s Trio for Harp, Violin and Cello.
■ April 24 at 3 p.m. at fineartschamberplayers.org. Free.
FREE VIRTUAL STORIES: EARLY WOMEN COMPOSERS Lumedia Musicworks presents the second concert of its four-part series. Episode two features the story and vocal works of Italian singer and composer Barbara Strozzi.
■ Through Dec. 31 at lumediamusicworks.com. Free.
STORYTELLING THROUGH MUSIC The Plano Symphony Orchestra presents a children’s concert featuring a brass quintet, percussion and professional storyteller Gwen Caldwell. Selections include music from Frozen and Star Wars.
■ April 18 at 3 and 4:30 p.m. at the Courtyard Theater, 1509 Avenue H, Plano. $12. planosymphony.org.
FREE VIRTUAL SUNDAYS AT THE SYMPHONY: CONNECTIONS! SWEET MELODIES The New Philharmonic Orchestra of Irving performs music by Sibelius, Mozart, Nielsen and Vern Kagarice.
■ Online through May 31 at npoirving.com/media-vault. Free.
2020/2021 SEASON FINALE CONCERT Daniel Hsu, the bronze medal winner of the 2017 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, performs with the Richardson Symphony Orchestra. The concert features Mozart’s Symphony No. 31 in D major, K. 297, Paris; Saint-saëns’ Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22; and
Tchaikovsky’s Suite No. 4 in G major, Op. 61, Mozartiana.
■ April 17 at 8 p.m. at the Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson. $15-$75. richardsonsymphony.org.
FREE VIRTUAL VIRTUOSITY AND SENSIBILITY The Chamber Music Society of Fort Worth presents a concert featuring Beethoven’s Violin Sonata No. 5 in F major, Op. 24, Spring Sonata; Zoltán Kodály’s Cello Sonata in B minor, Op. 8; and Mendelssohn’s Piano Trio No. 2 in C minor, Op. 66.
■ Online April 17 at 1:30 p.m. at cmsfw.org. Free.
VIRTUAL VOICES OF CHANGE: CONCERT 3 The performance features music by Grant Cooper, Francis Poulenc, Vincent Persichetti and Jack Waldenmaier.
■ Online April 18 at 7:30 p.m. $10. voicesofchange.org.
VIRTUAL BUXTEHUDE’S MEMBRA JESU NOSTRI The American Baroque Opera Company presents the first concert of its ABOC @ Home Series 2021, featuring the first Lutheran oratorio, composed in 1680.
■ Online through April 26. $25. baroqueopera.org.
VIRTUAL PURCELL’S DIDO AND AENEAS The American Baroque Opera Company presents the second production of its ABOC @ Home Series 2021. The opera by the English baroque composer is based on the story of Dido, queen of Carthage, and Aeneas, the prince of Troy.
■ Online April 25-May 24. $25. baroqueopera.org.
VIRTUAL DOWLAND REIMAGINED Lumedia Musicworks presents a re-imagining of love songs with grooves, harmonics and spoken word, featuring soprano Eliza Smith. Mason Bynes debuts Dowland Impressions, a new setting of songs by early music composer John Dowland.
■ Online through Dec. 31. $10. lumediamusicworks.com.
FREE GARDEN SERENADES Members of the Dallas Opera Orchestra perform Dukas’ Fanfare from La Péri and Tylman Susato’s Renaissance Dances, as well as additional arrangements of opera selections.
■ April 17-18 at 1 p.m. at Klyde Warren Park, 2012 Woodall Rodgers Freeway, Dallas. Free. dallasopera.org.
VIRTUAL WELCOME TO THE WEST Lumedia Musicworks presents a concert featuring a Texas ensemble of instrumentalists, vocalists and
videographers, joined by cowboy poets from Nevada, South Dakota, Utah and Texas. Musical selections stretch over 300 years with sonatas, concertos, traditional fiddling, folk tunes and 1940s Western swing.
■ Online through Dec. 31. $20. lumediamusicworks.com.
FREE VIRTUAL BALLET CONCERTO ONLINE PERFORMANCES Past Summer Dance Concert and Mini Holiday Special performances are offered on the group’s website. One video features the ballet company’s most recent holiday performance; one video features Madea, Straight From the Heart, Woodstock and Sinnerman; and one video features Les Sylphides, The Wedding Day and Ouroboros.
■ Online at balletconcerto.com. Free; suggested donation is $20-$30.
FREE VIRTUAL DUET NO. 2 Beckles Dancing Company presents a performance featuring Layla Brent-tompkins and Tristan Rodney.
■ Online at becklesdancingco.org. Free.
LA SYLPHIDE Ballet Frontier presents the love story between a common Scotsman and a Sylph fairy. The dance company also performs the pas de deux Diana and Actaeon and Tchaikovsky’s String Quartet choreographed by artistic director Chung-lin Tseng.
■ April 17 at 7:30 p.m., April 18 at 2 p.m. at I.M. Terrell Academy for STEM and VPA, 1900 I.M. Terrell Way, Fort Worth. $25-$35. balletfrontier.org.
VIRTUAL THE POETRY OF EXPRESSION: PART II Texas Ballet Theater presents new works: Andre Silva’s Bloom and
Jiyan Dai’s Horizon.
■ Online through April 30 at texasballettheater.org. $30 per household.
VIRTUAL RISING EXCELLENCE Dallas Black Dance Theatre: Encore presents Nineteenth by choreographer Nycole Ray, Slump by Joshua L. Peugh and Shedding Skin by Jess Hendricks.
■ Online April 17 at 7 p.m. through April 18 at 11:59 p.m. $30 per household. dbdt.com.
UNITED WE DANCE Momentum Dance Company presents new ballet, contemporary, tap, modern and jazz works by Hayley Grafflin, Laura Price, Lacie Sereika, Christina Pillion and Elizabeth Kenyon. Beckles Dancing Company and Baila Irving Performing Arts Academy will also perform.
■ April 16-17 at 7 p.m. at the Irving Arts Center, 3333 N. Macarthur Blvd., Irving. $20. irvingartscenter.com.
FREE VIRTUAL WOOD/SHOP: NEW WORKS BY COMPANY DANCERS Bruce Wood Dance’s next installment of the three-part project features works by company dancers Weaver Rhodes and Seth York with filmmakers the Digibees.
■ Online April 25 at 4 p.m. at brucewooddance.org. Free.
BROADWAY’S BEST: THEN AND NOW The musical performance features Broadway hits performed by two different casts.
■ April 16-25 at Repertory Company Theatre, 770 N. Coit Road, Richardson. $35. rcttheatre.com.
VIRTUAL THE GREAT GATSBY Outcry Youth Theatre presents a play based on the novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald.
■ Online April 16-25. $11. outcrytheatre.com.
HANSARD Amphibian Stage screens a previously recorded performance of the play, broadcast from the National Theatre in London and starring Lindsay Duncan and Alex Jennings.
■ April 21 at 2 p.m. and April 24 at 1 p.m. at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, 3200 Darnell St. $20. amphibianstage.com.
VIRTUAL LIBERATION LABORATORY Students from Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts culminate a semester of workshops developed by Soul Rep Theatre Company with a performance of an original play.
■ Online April 19-26. $10. soulrep.org.
VIRTUAL POOLED Jubilee Theatre presents Moses T. Alexander Greene’s play, which follows Delsin Jacobs as he seeks to be emotionally healed from his tumultuous childhood at the Pool of Bethesda. While waiting to go into the water, he encounters others who are facing their own problems.
■ Online April 16-May 16. $20. jubileetheatre.org.
FREE THEATER ON THE LAWN The event showcases artists from the Community Artist Program — individuals and groups who provide free cultural services to Dallas neighborhoods — performing family-friendly plays and skits.
■ April 25 at 1 p.m. at Strauss Square, 2403 Flora St., Dallas. Free. ticketdfw.com.
SOLTAR Cara Mía Theatre and Teatro Dallas present an interactive pageant and procession, marking the spring equinox and 12 months since the beginning of the pandemic. The outdoor arts experience features Mexican masks, mojigangas (large puppets), dance, music and theater. Carnival-inspired costumes encouraged.
■ April 17 and 24 at 2 p.m. at the Exall Recreation Center, 1355 Adair St., Dallas, $15. caramiatheatre.org/soltar.
VIRTUAL ANDI BOI Dallas Children’s Theater’s Teen Scene Players is indefinitely streaming a play that premiered in 2020. Inspired by one teen’s journey, the show tells the story of Andi, a transgender teenager who is entering his first day of school identifying as a male.
■ Online at dct.org. $20.
LAST CHANCE ART HEIST EXPERIENCE The AT&T Performing Arts Center and the Lexus IS present an interactive walking theater event based on the true story of America’s biggest art theft, in which half a billion dollars’ worth of
works were taken from the Isabella Gardner Museum in Boston.
■ Through April 18 at Sammons Park, 2403 Flora St., Dallas. $44-$49. attpac.org.
VIRTUAL DARK WAS THE NIGHT, COLD WAS THE GROUND The show, created by Ruben Carrazana and the teens of Cry Havoc Theater Company, explores what Earth might look like in 2,000 years. In the play, two golden phonograph records containing images and audio from Earth were launched into space in 1977 in hopes they might one day reach extraterrestrial life. When one of the records reaches a dying planet in 4040, its inhabitants head out to find where it came from.
■ Online at cryhavoctheater.org. Tickets are pay-what-you-can; suggested donation is $20.
VIRTUAL ENDLINGS Cry Havoc Theater Company’s audio play weaves together first-person interviews with individuals living on the front lines of climate change along with conversations between the teens of Cry Havoc and the director on the topics of COVID-19, grief, art and climate change. The play was recorded with 3-D sound and is being released with five short films and an interactive website.
■ Online at cryhavoctheater.org. Tickets are pay-what-you-can; suggested donation is $20.
LAST CHANCE VIRTUAL GHOSTS IN THE KITCHEN: SUPERNOVA LEFTOVERS
Ochre House Theater presents the next event in a series by core members of the theater featuring original stories of hauntings. The play, written and performed by Carla Parker, explores self-discovery and denial.
■ Online through April 18. $10. ochrehousetheater.org.
FREE VIRTUAL A GRAVE IS GIVEN SUPPER Teatro Dallas presents an immersive performance told in a series of interlinked poems. The surrealist play follows the converging paths of two protagonists in El Sumidero, a fictional U.s.-mexico border town where an ongoing war rages.
■ Online at teatrodallas.org. Free
FREE VIRTUAL IDRIS GOODWIN’S SOCIAL JUSTICE PLAYS Dallas Children’s Theater streams three works about race and the Black experience in America. The Water Gun Song is for ages 6 and older, Nothing Rhymes With Juneteenth is for ages 9 and older, and #Matter is for ages 14 and older.
■ Online at dct.org. Free.
LAST CHANCE VIRTUAL LOVE AND KINDNESS IN A TIME OF QUARANTINE
Theatre Three presents a compilation of songs and monologues about life during the coronavirus pandemic, curated and directed by Regina Taylor and performed by Sammy Rat Rios, Cherish Robinson,
Marlene Beltran, Paloma Nance, Casie Luong, Gabrielle Beckford, Marti Etheridge and associate artistic director Christie Vela.
■ Online through April 18. $15 for individual tickets; $25 for group tickets. theatre3dallas.com.
VIRTUAL MLIMA’S TALE Bishop Arts Theatre Center presents Profile Theatre’s production of the audio play by two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage. Beginning in a game park in Kenya
and traveling around the world to a billionaire’s penthouse in the West, the play tracks the trajectory of the tusks of Mlima the elephant through real-life consequences of animal poaching. Mlima’s phantom follows close behind, marking everyone involved as complicit in his demise.
■ Online through May 8. $14 per individual; $28 for groups. bishopartstheatre.org/ theatre-series.
FREE VIRTUAL THE MONSTER IN HIS LABYRINTH: CONVERSATIONS WITH DIEGO RIVERA Teatro Dallas presents a short film that adapts Mexican poet, journalist and novelist Alfredo Cardona Peña’s book about his interviews with Diego Rivera. The performance incorporates poetry, dance, theater and music.
■ Online at teatrodallas.org. Free.
FREE VIRTUAL ORIGINAL MAN Ochre House Theater streams a musical about Joe, a young man fighting to be free from an abusive father through an imaginary world he creates.
■ Online at youtube.com/ochrehousetheater. Free.
LIVE & VIRTUAL THE OTHER FELIX The play on film, written by Reina Hardy and directed by Kateri Cale, stars Lauren Floyd as private detective Marlow Sharp and Andrew Albitz as her reluctant client Felix Bettelman.
■ Online through April 30. $15-$25. In-person screenings are April 17 and 24 at 8:30 p.m. at the Lakeshore Patio of the Bath House Cultural Center, 521 E. Lawther Drive, Dallas. In-person tickets are free but reservations required. echotheatre.org.
FREE VIRTUAL PIZCAS Teatro Dallas presents an original radio play that features the recollections of a child migrant in South Texas.
■ Online at teatrodallas.org. Free.
VIRTUAL THE RAVEN SOCIETY Dallas Children’s Theater’s Teen Scene Players presents a spooky virtual play about a group of nine who meet on Zoom to recite and discuss Edgar Allan Poe’s poem The Raven.
■ Online at dct.org. Tickets start at $10
LAST CHANCE T BONE N WEASEL Pocket Sandwich Theatre presents a comedy about two ex-cons with big dreams. This outlaw odd couple have stolen a decrepit Buick and are traveling the back roads of South Carolina as they encounter a series of wild characters (all played by the same actor).
■ Through April 17 at Pocket Sandwich Theater, 5400 E. Mockingbird Lane, Dallas. $21.50. pocketsandwich.com.
VIRTUAL WHITHER GOEST THOU AMERICA: FESTIVAL OF NEW PLAYS Through April 25, Undermain Theatre and David Rabe present his short story Suffocation Theory, which appeared in The New Yorker in fall 2020, as a solo performance told by an unnamed narrator played by Bruce Dubose. The festival also features readings of works by Dallas-area playwrights Teresa Marrero (April 16-18) and Blake Hackler (April 21-25) and New York playwright Lenora Champagne (April 28-May 2).
■ Online through May 2 at undermain.org. $20 for Suffocation Theory; $15 for readings. undermain.org.
MAHLER SYMPHONY NO. 1 Fabio Luisi conducts musicians from the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. Proceeds benefit the Met Orchestra Musicians Fund and relief for Dallas-fort Worth musicians.
■ April 30 and May 1 at 7:30 p.m. at the Meyerson Symphony Center, 2301 Flora St., Dallas. $30-$90. A video of the performance will be available online for free in early May. dallassymphony.org.
VIRTUAL SOUL-O SHORTS SERIES Soul Rep Theatre Company presents a play series featuring original 5- to 10-minute solo shows about everyday people and historical figures.
■ Online May 3-24. $20. soulrep.org.
ANDREA BOCELLI The renowned Italian tenor brings his Believe tour to Dallas.
■ Oct. 20 at 7:30 p.m. at American Airlines Center, 2500 Victory Ave., Dallas. Tickets go on sale May 3 at 10 a.m.; prices TBA. ticketmaster.com.