If you visit the United Arab Emirates, then one of the places to consider visiting will be Abu Dhabi. As the capital of the country, you will find you will find a unique section of the world that more than 1.5 million people call home. It will be here that you will have a chance to have a unique tourist experience, or potentially find a new place to live.
When you are in the city, you will need to prepare for hot, dry weather. It is important that you plan your clothing to help you to avoid overheating and to drink plenty of water while you visit this city. Read more…
In his first Meyerson Symphony Center concert after the Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s triumphant European tour, music director Jaap van Zweden again had the orchestra playing with amazing electricity and elegance Friday night. The all-Wagner program marked the bicentenary of probably the most influential composer—either admired or detestedof the second half of the 19th century.
Wagner’s musical innovations were certainly displayed: long, sometimes meandering phrases; fluid, elusive harmonies; continuous vocal writing, no longer clearly separating recitative and aria; dramatic coloring and massing of orchestral sound.
The program’s second half was a concert performance of Act One of Die Walküre, the second of the four Ring operas, presented with English supertitles. As a sto
The undefeated Corpus Christi Fury football team return home to face the Missouri Monsters at American Bank Center Arena on May 11, 2013, at 7:05 p.m. Get your tickets now to come cheer on your 1st place team!
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The Fury play in the Ultimate Indoor Football League, which was founded in 2010 and has teams in Texas Missouri, Georgia and Florida.
Tickets available at the American Bank Center Box Office, all Ticketmaster outlets including select H-E-B’s,* or charge by phone at 1-800-745-3000. Additional fees may apply.
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NEW YORK — Here’s a list “Fifty Shades of Grey” was destined to make: The books most likely to be removed from school and library shelves.
On Monday, E L James’ multimillion selling erotic trilogy placed No. 4 on the American Library Association’s annual study of “challenged books,” works subject to complaints from parents, educators and other members of the public. The objections: Offensive language, and, of course, graphic sexual content.
No. 1 was a not a story of the bedroom, but the bathroom, Dav Pilkey’s “Captain Underpants” books (Offensive language, unsuited for age group), followed by Sherman Alexie’s prize-winning “The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian” (Offensive language, racism, sexually explicit), and Jay Asher’s “Thirteen Reasons Why”(Drugs/alcohol/smoking, sexually explicit, suicide). Also on the list, at No. 1