Calendar

Format: 12/6/19

First Tuesday

Tuesday, December 3, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

This December, don't get left out in the cold! Join us for winter–themed sensory play, art making, stories, and more at this event for children ages 5 and under. 

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Second Thursdays with a Twist

Second Thursdays, 5:00-9:00 p.m.

Join us to take a unique and unexpected look at the Museum’s collection with a pop culture twist.
Don’t be a mouth breather! Open up a tear in time and space to visit the DMA's version of the Vale of Shadows. Enjoy tours of alternate realities in the collection, 
Dungeons & Dragons character drawing, and a hunt for monsters in the galleries. 

 

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Erin Morgenstern

Tuesday, January 14, 7:30 p.m.

Erin Morgenstern is the author of the New York Times bestseller The Night Circus, which has sold over 3 million copies worldwide and is currently in development with Lionsgate as both a feature film and a stage play. In Morgenstern’s new novel The Starless Sea, a graduate student travels into a secret underground world—a place of pirates, painters, lovers, and liars—when he discovers a mysterious book buried deep in the library stacks that contains a story from his own childhood hidden in its pages.

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Late Nights

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

The Roaring 20s are back! For the 100-year anniversary of the 1920s, join us on Friday, January 17 for a night of big band music, swing dancing, Prohibition tours, and more.

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Late Night Talk: A Drinkable Feast

Friday, January 17, 7:00 p.m.

Join us for a Roaring Twenties Late Night and hear cocktail historian Philip Greene discuss his book A Drinkable Feast: A Cocktail Companion to 1920s Paris. Find out what notable artists and writers were drinking when the City of Light was the center of the art world.

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Late Night Film: 1920s Classic Comedies

Friday, January 17, 9:00 p.m.

Enjoy two short silent films from the 1920s featuring comedy masters Buster Keaton and Charley Chase, with live piano accompaniment by Dallas-based musician Robert Edwards.

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Mo Rocca

Wednesday, January 22, 7:30 p.m.
Moody Performance Hall
Promotional Partner: KERA
In conversation with Krys Boyd of KERA
 
Beloved humorist and CBS Sunday Morning correspondent Mo Rocca delivers Mobituaries: Great Lives Worth Retelling, an entertaining and rigorously researched celebration of the dead people (and things) of the past who have long fascinated him. Inspired by his #1 hit podcast of the same name, the book includes all new essays on artists, entertainers, sports stars, political pioneers, founding fathers and more, providing an insightful and unconventional account of the people who made life worth living for the rest of us. 
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Hallam Family Concerts

Saturday, January 25, 3:00 p.m.

TALES OF THE MACABRE

Come celebrate Edgar Allan Poe’s 210th birthday with his most chilling short stories, dramatically told through music for harp and string quartet by Renié and Caplet, alongside Schubert’s eerie masterpiece “Death and the Maiden.”

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Roz Chast & Patricia Marx

Saturday, January 25, 7:30 p.m.

You Can Only Yell at Me for One Thing at a Time: Rules for Couples, by New Yorker cartoonist Roz Chast and writer Patricia Marx, is an illustrated collection of love and relationship advice that will make you laugh, remind you why your relationship is better than everyone else’s, and solve all your problems. Chast’s illustrated memoir Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant? won a National Book Critics Circle Award. Marx is a former writer for Saturday Night Live whose work has appeared in the New Yorker and the New York Times

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