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Dallas Museum of Art - Arts & Letters Live


Jan
6 Sun
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Elaine Pagels

Dallas, TX
United States
Show at 2:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $40.00
STUDENT: $20.00
DMA MEMBER: $30.00
EDUCATOR: $30.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / STUDENT / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR Public Onsale: November 12, 2018 10:29 AM to January 6, 2019 2:30 PM
PUBLIC / STUDENT / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR Public Onsale: November 12, 2018 10:26 AM to January 6, 2019 2:30 PM
PUBLIC / STUDENT / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR Public Onsale: November 12, 2018 9:51 AM to January 6, 2019 2:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
When renowned religion scholar, National Book Award winner, and New York Times bestselling author Elaine Pagels was dealing with unimaginable loss—the death of her young son, followed a year later by the shocking loss of her husband—questions on the persistence and nature of belief and why religion matters took on a new urgency. In Why Religion?: A Personal Story, Pagels weaves together a personal story with the work that she loves, illuminating how religious traditions have shaped how we understand ourselves; how we relate to one another; and, most importantly, how to get through the most difficult challenges we face.
$0.00 - $40.00
Jan
11 Fri
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Dave Eggers & Mokhtar Alkhanshali

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: PUBLIC: $65.00
TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: DMA MEMBER: $55.00
TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: EDUCATOR: $55.00
TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: STUDENT: $45.00
ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: PUBLIC: $40.00
ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: DMA MEMBER: $35.00
ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: EDUCATOR: $35.00
ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: STUDENT: $30.00
ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: WORLD AFFAIRS COUNCIL MEMBER: $35.00
TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: WORLD AFFAIRS COUNCIL MEMBER: $55.00

TICKET SALE DATES
TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: PUBLIC / TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: DMA MEMBER / TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: EDUCATOR / TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: STUDENT / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: PUBLIC / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: DMA MEMBER / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: EDUCATOR / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: STUDENT / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: WORLD AFFAIRS COUNCIL MEMBER / TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: WORLD AFFAIRS COUNCIL MEMBER Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to January 11, 2019 9:30 PM
TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: PUBLIC / TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: DMA MEMBER / TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: EDUCATOR / TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: STUDENT / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: PUBLIC / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: DMA MEMBER / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: EDUCATOR / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: STUDENT / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: WORLD AFFAIRS COUNCIL MEMBER / TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: WORLD AFFAIRS COUNCIL MEMBER DMA Member Presale: December 4, 2018 10:00 AM to December 7, 2019 9:59 AM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Bestselling author Dave Eggers delivers a “gripping, triumphant adventure” (Los Angeles Time) with The Monk of Mokha, the incredible true story of Mokhtar Alkhanshali, a young Yemeni American man, raised in San Francisco, who dreams of resurrecting the ancient art of Yemeni coffee. Mokhtar leaves San Francisco and travels deep into his ancestral homeland to tour terraced farms and meet beleaguered but determined farmers. When war engulfs the country and Saudi bombs rain down, Alkhanshali has to find a way out of Yemen without sacrificing his dreams or abandoning his people. Dave Eggers is the author of The Circle, Heroes of the Frontier, A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius (Pulitzer Prize finalist) , and What Is the What (National Book Critics Circle Award finalist).
$30.00 - $65.00
Jan
15 Tue
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Brad Meltzer

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: PUBLIC: $80.00
TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: DMA MEMBER: $75.00
TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: EDUCATOR: $75.00
TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: STUDENT: $70.00
ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: PUBLIC: $60.00
ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: DMA MEMBER: $55.00
ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: EDUCATOR: $55.00
ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: STUDENT: $45.00

TICKET SALE DATES
TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: PUBLIC / TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: DMA MEMBER / TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: EDUCATOR / TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: STUDENT / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: PUBLIC / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: DMA MEMBER / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: EDUCATOR / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: STUDENT Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to January 15, 2019 8:30 PM
TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: PUBLIC / TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: DMA MEMBER / TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: EDUCATOR / TWO TICKETS + ONE BOOK: STUDENT / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: PUBLIC / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: DMA MEMBER / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: EDUCATOR / ONE TICKET + ONE BOOK: STUDENT DMA Member Presale: December 5, 2018 11:07 AM to January 15, 2019 7:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
In The First Conspiracy: The Secret Plot Against George Washington and the Birth of American Counterintelligence, author Brad Meltzer brings to light the story of the secret, deadly plot to assassinate the first President of the United States during the tumultuous days leading up to July 4, 1776. The book not only reveals how hard the battle was for the first commander-in-chief and how close America was to losing the Revolutionary War, but also illuminates the origins of America’s counterintelligence movement, which led to the modern CIA. Former President George H. W. Bush calls it “a wonderful book about leadership and it shows why George Washington and his moral lessons are just as vital today.”
$45.00 - $80.00
Jan
17 Thu
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A Moveable Feast Book Club: Lauren Groff's Fates and Furies

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 11:15 AM, Show at 11:45 AM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $40.00
STUDENT: $35.00
MEMBER/EDUCATOR: $35.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / STUDENT / MEMBER/EDUCATOR Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to January 17, 2019 1:45 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Join fellow bibliophiles for lunch in the DMA’s Founders Room as you enjoy thoughtful dialogue about Lauren Groff’s award-winning novel Fates and Furies. Library Journal “highly recommends” Groff’s complex depiction of marriage, creativity, and power, saying, “Like a classic tragedy, Groff’s novel offers high drama, hubris, and epic love, complete with Greek chorus–like asides. A singular and compelling literary read, populated with extraordinary characters.” Dr. Jaina Sanga , author, literary scholar, and Fellow of the Dallas Institute of Humanities, will facilitate the conversation and lead the group discussion.
$35.00 - $40.00
Jan
27 Sun
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Lauren Groff & Tessa Hadley

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 2:30 PM, Show at 3:00 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $40.00
STUDENT: $20.00
DMA MEMBER: $30.00
EDUCATOR: $30.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / STUDENT / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to January 27, 2019 4:00 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
At this event, two masters of the art of the novel and short stories will discuss their creative process and common themes in their work. Lauren Groff’s Fates and Furies is a New York Times–bestselling novel about love, art, power, and perception—a portrait of a creative partnership between a young, glamorous couple, madly in love and destined for greatness. Although their marriage is the envy of their friends, through riveting twists we learn that the key to its success relies on keeping secrets. Fates and Furies was a finalist for the National Book Award, the National Book Critics Circle Prize, and the Kirkus Prize.
In British author Tessa Hadley’s latest novel, Late in the Day, the 30-year bond between a quartet of close friends comes unglued when one of them dies unexpectedly; old entanglements and grievances rise from the past, and love and sorrow give way to anger and bitterness. In exploring the complex webs at the center of our most intimate relationships, the Washington Post says Hadley “crystallizes the atmosphere of ordinary life in prose somehow miraculous and natural.”

$20.00 - $40.00
Feb
2 Sat
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Selected Shorts: All In The Family

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
STUDENT: $20.00
PUBLIC: $40.00
DMA MEMBER: $30.00
EDUCATOR: $30.00
KERA MEMBER: $30.00

TICKET SALE DATES
STUDENT / PUBLIC / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR / KERA MEMBER Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to February 2, 2019 8:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Promotional Partner: KERA

"All in the Family" is an evening of humorous and poignant stories illuminating the intricacies of family dynamics. Melora Hardin is recognized worldwide as Jan Levinson from NBC’s The Office. She can currently be seen in the hit series The Bold Type and on Amazon’s Transparent in her Emmy-nominated role as Tammy Cashman. Nate Corddry has been featured in recurring television roles on Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, Harry’s Law, and Mom. Additional credits include The Daily Show, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, 30 Rock, and many more. Kaneza Schaal has worked on stage with Elevator Repair Service, The Wooster Group, and New York City Opera, performing at venues including Centre Pompidou, Royal Lyceum Theater Edinburgh, and MoMA. On camera, she has worked with Kathryn Bigelow, Marya Cohn, Josephine Decker, and the Law & Order team.
$20.00 - $40.00
Feb
4 Mon
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Dani Shapiro

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $40.00
STUDENT: $20.00
DMA MEMBER: $30.00
EDUCATOR: $30.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / STUDENT / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to February 4, 2019 8:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
In the spring of 2016, through DNA analysis, Dani Shapiro received the stunning news that her father was not her biological father. In one moment, her entire history crumbled beneath her. Inheritance is a book about secrets within families, kept out of shame or self-protectiveness, and secrets we keep from one another in the name of love. It highlights Shapiro’s urgent quest to unlock the story of her own identity, which had been scrupulously hidden from her for more than 50 years, during which time she wrote brilliantly, and compulsively, on themes of identity and family history.
$20.00 - $40.00
Feb
11 Mon
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Ida O'Keeffe Letters

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $40.00
STUDENT: $20.00
DMA MEMBER: $30.00
EDUCATOR: $30.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / STUDENT / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to February 11, 2019 8:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Immerse yourself in the life and art of Ida O’Keeffe in conjunction with the DMA’s exhibition Ida O’Keeffe: Escaping Georgia’s Shadow. Sue Canterbury, The Pauline Gill Sullivan Associate Curator of American Art at the DMA, will give insights from her years of research tracking down Ida’s series of lighthouse paintings. Actors will bring to life the complex relationships between Ida O’Keeffe, Alfred Stieglitz, and Georgia O’Keeffe, weaving together primary sources and letters with art, drawings, and photographs that reveal the enjoyment Ida and Georgia took in each other’s company prior to their estrangement in the early 1930s, as well as Stieglitz’s fascination with Ida. Quin Mathews’ short original film about the artist will also be shown at this event.
$20.00 - $40.00
Feb
21 Thu
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A Moveable Feast Book Club: Jessie Burton's The Miniaturist

Dallas, TX
United States
Show at 11:45 AM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $40.00
STUDENT: $35.00
DMA MEMBER: $35.00
EDUCATOR: $35.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / STUDENT / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to February 21, 2019 12:45 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Join fellow book lovers for lunch in the DMA’s Founders Room and enjoy engaging dialogue about Jessie Burton’s novel The Miniaturist. Set in 17th-century Amsterdam—a city ruled by glittering wealth and oppressive religion—The Miniaturist is a story steeped in atmosphere, suspense, betrayal, and retribution. Dr. Jaina Sanga, author, literary scholar, and Fellow of the Dallas Institute of Humanities, will facilitate the conversation and lead the group discussion.
$35.00 - $40.00
Feb
25 Mon
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Reyna Grande & Valeria Luiselli

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $25.00
STUDENT: $10.00
DMA MEMBER: $20.00
EDUCATOR: $20.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / STUDENT / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to March 25, 2019 8:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Reyna Grande’s memoir A Dream Called Home is an inspiring account of her quest to find her place in America as a first generation Latina university student and aspiring writer determined to build a new life for her family. At 9 years old, Grande walked across the US-Mexico border in search of her parents, who left her behind years ago in pursuit of a better life. By daring to pursue her dreams of an education and a writing career, Grande builds the one thing she has always longed for: a home that would endure.
Valeria Luiselli’s novel Lost Children Archive humanizes the pressing and polarizing issue of immigration. As a family travels across America on a summer road trip, there is news on the radio about an “immigration crisis”: thousands of kids trying to cross the border into the United States, but getting detained—or lost in the desert along the way. As they drive, we sense that the family is on the brink of a crisis of its own. This powerful novel takes us deep into the lives of one remarkable family as it probes the nature of justice and equality today.
$10.00 - $25.00
Mar
4 Mon
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Texas Bound I

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $40.00
STUDENT: $20.00
DMA MEMBER: $30.00
EDUCATOR: $30.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / STUDENT / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to March 4, 2019 8:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
“Compelling stories and passionate acting, all literally from the heart of Texas.” —Southern Living

Tiffany Solano DeSena of Dallas Theater Center’s Brierley Resident Acting Company will read “Signs, Wonders, and Fates Fulfilled” by Stephanie Saldaña. Jeffrey Schmidt, Artistic Director of Theatre Three in Dallas, will read “So Many Lovely Lies” by Andrew Geyer. Perennial audience favorite G. W. Bailey (M*A*S*H, The Police Academy films, and TNT’s Major Crimes) will read “Let Me Let You Go” by Jamie Brickhouse. The evening will also feature “The Red Swing” by local author Phyllis W. Allen.
$20.00 - $40.00
Mar
6 Wed
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The Miniaturist: From Page to Screen

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $40.00
STUDENT: $20.00
DMA MEMBER: $30.00
EDUCATOR: $30.00
KERA MEMBER: $30.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / STUDENT / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR / KERA MEMBER Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to March 6, 2019 8:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Promotional Partner: KERA

When British author Jessie Burton’s New York Times–bestselling debut novel, The Miniaturist, premiered as a three-part series on PBS Masterpiece, it brought 17th-century Dutch culture vividly to life. At this event, Burton will share insights about her novel, and Susie Rogers and Kevin Mulvany, who trained as art historians, will discuss their creative process in making the miniatures used in the television series.
6:30 p.m.: Enjoy a tour of 17th-century Dutch still-life paintings and other decorative arts that resonate with themes in The Miniaturist.
$20.00 - $40.00
Mar
21 Thu
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World Of Musicals

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
INDIVIDUAL: $75.00 / $60.00 / $50.00 / $45.00 / $40.00 / $35.00 / $25.00

TICKET SALE DATES
INDIVIDUAL Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to March 21, 2019 8:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Location: Moody Performance Hall
The World of Musicals brings the very best of musical theater to life. This captivating production is an emotional journey through the great world of musicals that will leave the audience spellbound. With beautiful ballads from Evita, Les Misérables and Phantom of the Opera, along with upbeat favorites from Dirty Dancing, We Will Rock You, and Mamma Mia, there is something in this show for everyone. This is a show for the entire family, so get ready to be enthralled and sing along to all your favorite musicals in one unforgettable evening. The audience will also vote in advance to select a few numbers that they want to hear!
$25.00 - $75.00
Mar
26 Tue
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Maria Semple

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $40.00
STUDENT: $20.00
DMA MEMBER: $30.00
EDUCATOR: $30.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / STUDENT / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to March 26, 2019 8:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
A hysterical dramedy about a family in crisis after the disappearance of its brilliant, misanthropic matriarch, Maria Semple’s breakout novel Where’d You Go Bernadette spent a year on the New York Times bestseller list, and will soon be a major motion picture by director Richard Linklater starring Cate Blanchett, Kristen Wiig, and Judy Greer. At this event, Semple will discuss the fiction to film process, shedding light on the upcoming film adaptation, as well as on her own television writing career. She has written for Ellen, Mad About You, Arrested Development, and other shows. Her writing has appeared in The New Yorker and The Los Angeles Times.
$20.00 - $40.00
Apr
1 Mon
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Texas Bound II

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $40.00
STUDENT: $20.00
DMA MEMBER: $30.00
EDUCATOR: $30.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / STUDENT / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to April 1, 2019 8:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
“Compelling stories and passionate acting, all literally from the heart of Texas.” —Southern Living-+

Rosaura Cruz, Executive Director of Junior Players, will read “Go Boom” by Elizabeth Hamilton. Lydia Mackay, Assistant Professor of Performance in the Theatre Department at TCU, will read “Survivor Honeymoon” by Amanda Eyre Ward. The evening will also feature Brad Leland of Friday Night Lights and Deep Water Horizon reading “The Dead Languages” by William Humphrey.
$20.00 - $40.00
Apr
2 Tue
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A Moveable Feast Book Club: Madeline Miller's Circe

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 11:15 AM, Show at 11:45 AM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $40.00
DMA MEMBER: $35.00
EDUCATOR: $35.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to April 2, 2019 12:45 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
Join fellow bibliophiles for lunch in the DMA’s Founders Room as you enjoy thoughtful conversation about Madeline Miller’s bestseller Circe. The New York Times effused that “Circe [is] a bold and subversive retelling of the goddess's story that manages to be both epic and intimate in its scope, recasting the most infamous female figure from the Odyssey as a hero in her own right.” Dr. Jaina Sanga, author, literary scholar, and Fellow of the Dallas Institute of Humanities, will facilitate the conversation and lead the group discussion.
$35.00 - $40.00
Apr
9 Tue
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Madeline Miller & Mary Norris

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $40.00
DMA MEMBER: $30.00
EDUCATOR: $30.00
STAFF: $20.00
VIP PUBLIC: $130.00
VIP DMA MEMBER: $110.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR / STAFF / VIP PUBLIC / VIP DMA MEMBER Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to April 9, 2019 8:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
This event will pair two powerful authors for a festive evening of Greek art, myth, travel, and food! With vivid characters, poetic language, and page-turning suspense, Madeline Miller’s #1 New York Times bestselling novel Circe is a triumph of storytelling featuring the Odyssey’s most infamous female figure; it’s an intoxicating epic of family rivalry, love, and loss, as well as a celebration of indomitable female strength in a man’s world. Mary Norris, the beloved “Comma Queen” of The New Yorker’s copy department, returns with a witty, wise, and charming book about language, love, and the wine-dark sea of Greece. Greek to Me: Adventures of the Comma Queen is an unforgettable account of both her life-long love affair with words and her solo adventures to the land of ouzo and olive trees.
6:30 p.m.: Enjoy a pre-event tour of works from Greece in the DMA’s collection.
$20.00 - $130.00
Apr
14 Sun
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Susan Choi & Nell Freudenberger

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $30.00
STUDENT: $20.00
DMA MEMBER: $25.00
EDUCATOR: $25.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / STUDENT / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to April 14, 2019 8:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
In Susan Choi’s new novel Trust Exercise, what happens in one highly competitive performing arts high school reverberates through lives—and across generations. Captivating, tender, and surprising, Trust Exercise will incite heated conversations about fiction and truth, friendships and loyalties, and the wise capacities of adolescents and the powers and responsibilities of adults. Lost and Wanted by Nell Freudenberger is a suspenseful exploration of female friendship, love, and parenthood bonds. Two friends, once on similar academic career paths in science, drifted apart after one abandons a potentially brilliant career in academia, in part because of unwanted attention from a star professor. Both authors are recipients of Guggenheim Fellowships and PEN awards.
$20.00 - $30.00
Apr
17 Wed
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Rick Bragg & Helen Ellis

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $40.00
DMA MEMBER: $30.00
EDUCATOR: $30.00
STAFF: $20.00
VIP PUBLIC: $130.00
VIP DMA MEMBER: $110.00
VIP EDUCATOR: $110.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR / STAFF / VIP PUBLIC / VIP DMA MEMBER / VIP EDUCATOR Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to April 17, 2019 8:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
In The Best Cook in the World: Tales from My Momma’s Table, Rick Bragg preserves his southern heritage by telling the stories that framed his mother’s cooking and education, from childhood to old age. This New York Times bestseller includes 74 mouthwatering Bragg family recipes for classic southern dishes in a delectable, rollicking food memoir, cookbook, and loving tribute to a region, a vanishing history, a family, and especially, to his mother. Helen Ellis, the bestselling author of American Housewife, is back with a fiercely funny collection of essays on marriage and manners, thank-you notes and three-ways, and the Calgon-scented, onion-dipped, monogrammed art of living as a Southern Lady. Ann Pachett loved Southern Lady Code saying, “As a Southern Lady myself, I cannot only confirm the veracity of the facts, I can tell you the book made me laugh like a hyena.”
$20.00 - $130.00
Apr
23 Tue
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Tayari Jones

Dallas, TX
United States
Doors at 7:00 PM, Show at 7:30 PM
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TICKET PRICES CURRENTLY AVAILABLE
PUBLIC: $30.00
STUDENT: $20.00
DMA MEMBER: $25.00
EDUCATOR: $25.00

TICKET SALE DATES
PUBLIC / STUDENT / DMA MEMBER / EDUCATOR Public Onsale: December 7, 2018 10:00 AM to April 23, 2019 8:30 PM

PERFORMANCE DESCRIPTION
In An American Marriage by New York Times bestselling author Tayari Jones, newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of the American Dream and the New South. He is a young executive, and she is an artist on the brink of an exciting career. When Roy is arrested and sentenced to 12 years for a crime Celestial knows he didn’t commit, she becomes unmoored and seeks comfort from a childhood friend and best man at their wedding. An Oprah’s Book Club selection, An American Marriage is a stirring love story that delves deep into the hearts and souls of three people who must reckon with the past while moving forward—with hope and pain—into the future.
$20.00 - $30.00

1717 North Harwood Street
Dallas, TX
United States