Costume Design http://tpr.org en The Source: Childhood Poverty Rises | Clothes Make Characters Come To Life At The McNay http://tpr.org/post/source-childhood-poverty-rises-clothes-make-characters-come-life-mcnay <p><strong>In the first segment:</strong></p><p></p><p>In 11 years the number of children living in poverty has risen, outpacing the number of children born, or moving into the state, says a new report from the Texas-based <a href="http://www.forabettertexas.org/" target="_blank">Center for Public Policy Priorities</a>, a left-leaning research and advocacy group.</p><p>What is the state doing to abate this tide of poverty? &nbsp;How does the situation look on the ground here in Bexar County?</p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 20:28:53 +0000 Paul Flahive 23056 at http://tpr.org The Source: Childhood Poverty Rises | Clothes Make Characters Come To Life At The McNay See How Hollywood Dresses Up At The McNay's "Cut!" Exhibit http://tpr.org/post/see-how-hollywood-dresses-mcnays-cut-exhibit <p>The McNay Art Museum presents another beautiful costume exhibition with &quot;Cut! Costume and the Cinema,&quot; which shows period costumes from dozens of Hollywood blockbusters.</p><p>&quot;It&rsquo;s the largest costume collection that&rsquo;s ever been presented at the McNay,&quot; said Museum Director William Chiego. &quot;This is a chance to see a very large number of costumes made for film, and it&rsquo;s a wonderful contrast to costumes made for stage.&quot; [see related story at bottom of page.]</p> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 21:25:53 +0000 Jack Morgan 19469 at http://tpr.org See How Hollywood Dresses Up At The McNay's "Cut!" Exhibit Acclaimed African American Costume Designer Myrna Colley-Lee http://tpr.org/post/acclaimed-african-american-costume-designer-myrna-colley-lee <p></p><p>Myrna Colley-Lee&nbsp;discussed her designs for the production of <em>Wedding Bands, The Ballad of Emmett Till</em> and other plays in the <em>Songs of Social Significance</em> exhibition with Jody Blake, Curator of the Tobin Collection of Theatre Arts at the McNay on November 1, 2012. &nbsp;</p><p></p> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 04:26:34 +0000 McNay Art Museum 1801 at http://tpr.org Acclaimed African American Costume Designer Myrna Colley-Lee