Late Nights

Join us on the third Friday of each month, when the Museum is open until 11:00 p.m., for a fun date night or evening out with your friends. Each Late Night offers a variety of experiences with performances, concerts, readings, film screenings, tours, and more! Be sure to check out our Late Night Video on YouTube! 

Late Nights were voted Best Date Night by the Dallas Observer!


$10 public (some exhibitions require an additional ticket)
$5 students (with valid ID)
FREE for DMA Members
FREE for children 11 and under


Click here for a full schedule of events!


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Format: 9/21/19

Late Nights

Third Fridays, 6:00-11:00 p.m.

On Friday, September 20, movies and art come together in an evening celebrating Bollywood and our South Asian art collection with tours, dance performances, and a talk about the history of Bollywood and Bollywood film posters.

Bollywood Dance Performances

Enjoy a variety of Bollywood dances performed by members from Masti Dance Academy. 
6:30 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., Friday, September 20

Late Night Talk

Filmmaker and author Sri Rao will talk about his book Bollywood Kitchen: Home-Cooked Indian Meals Paired with Unforgettable Bollywood Films
7:00 p.m., Friday, September 20

Spotlight Talk: Shiva Nataraja

Join DMA staff and dancer Ahila Gulasekaram to explore the connections between Hindu sculpture and traditional Indian dance.
6:30 p.m., Friday, September 20

Late Night Talk

Join UT Austin film historian Lalitha Gopalan for a brief history of Bollywood and discover how film posters are coded to communicate the narratives of Bollywood films. 
9:00 p.m., Friday, September 20