CINE LAS AMERICAS ANNOUNCES ITS 18TH ANNUAL FILM FESTIVAL

Cine Las Americas is proud to announce the 18th Annual Cine Las Americas International Film Festival, scheduled for April 22 – 26, 2015. Films will be presented at partnership venues The Marchesa, The Mexican American Cultural Center and St. Edward’s University. The festival will once again offer narrative and documentary feature and short films and videos, as well as experimental and animation selections, in competitive … Continue reading CINE LAS AMERICAS ANNOUNCES ITS 18TH ANNUAL FILM FESTIVAL

Texas Folklie announces 2015 Big Squeeze Accordion throwdown

Ninth annual competition invites young Texas players to showcase their talent and to compete for one of three titles of the Big Squeeze Grand Prize Winner Grand Prize Winners will be selected in each category: Polka, Cajun Zydeco, and Conjunto Texas Folklife is pleased to announce its ninth annual Big Squeeze accordion contest for up-and-coming Texas musicians, 21 years of age or younger. The contest … Continue reading Texas Folklie announces 2015 Big Squeeze Accordion throwdown

Manos de Cristo Charity Gala Benefits Low-income Individuals and Families

Manos de Cristo presents the 2015 Manos de Cristo Charity Gala for the nonprofit agency on Friday, February 13, 2015. The evening includes dinner by the W Hotel, music by The Pictures, a live auction, casino, and dancing and Master of Ceremonies Ron Oliveira. Proceeds from the evening will help more than one hundred people each day, or 20,000 annually, who come to Manos de … Continue reading Manos de Cristo Charity Gala Benefits Low-income Individuals and Families

Hello Lamp Post: Austin hits the streets in February

City-wide public art project invites residents and visitors to talk to Austin’s street furniture Hello Lamp Post: Austin hits the streets February 12 – April 27 AUSTIN, TEXAS – The hidden life of Austin’s street furniture will come to light next month with the launch of Hello Lamp Post, an international art project created by London-based designers Pan Studio which invites people to strike up … Continue reading Hello Lamp Post: Austin hits the streets in February