Arts & Culture
9:51 pm
Sun October 12, 2014

Homecoming Mums: Inside A Larger-Than-Life Texas Tradition

Beth Scheetz runs Varsity Mums out of her home in Coppell
Christina Ulsh

Originally published on Fri October 10, 2014 4:20 pm

All of America has homecoming football games, parades, pep rallies and dances, but no place has a tradition quite like the Texas homecoming mum.

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Arts & Culture
10:18 am
Fri October 25, 2013

Pow! Zap! Alamo City Comic Con Opens Today

Alamo City Comic Con runs Oct. 24-27 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center.

Gotham City's Dynamic Duo is coming to the Alamo City. From the 1960s television program "Batman," Adam West and Robin Burt Ward join Ernie Hudson from "Ghostbusters," Danny Trejo from "Machete," and many more celebrities in town for a highly anticipated event among the geek conogscenti.

For fans like Tim Stewart, the Alamo City Comic Con is a big deal.

"I've been a fan of science fiction and comic books all of my life," he said.

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9:47 am
Fri October 25, 2013

Local Playwright Imagines Origins Of 'Hamlet'

Cast of 'Wittenberg'
Siggi Ragnar

A San Antonio-raised playwright comes back to act in his own production at the Playhouse, beginning November 1. David Davalos wrote "Wittenberg," stocking it with historic characters, but with an odd and anachronistic twist.

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