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Greek Festival. Annual festival usually occurs the first weekend in October, at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral complex, near downtown and the Museum District, 3511 Yoakum Boulevard. Call 713-526-5377 for more info. Event ID: 10/4
Virsky Ukrainian National Dance Company. 8pm. Featuring 79 dancers embracing the invincible spirit and beauty of their homeland. Call 713-227-4772 for more info.
30th Annual Festival Chicano. 7pm. A celebration of 30 years of Chicano music, from Tejano to Conjunto, to Mariachi and Orchestra in one of the oldest events of its type in the world. Chicano music has been historically shaped by many diverse styles such as Mexican rancheras, mariachi, big band, rhythm and blues, country, rock and roll and many others. It is a unique American sound. Houston events at Miller Outdoor Theater. Call 281-FREE-FUN for more info. Event ID: 10/3
Theatre Under The Stars - Meet Me in St. Louis. Hop the trolley back to the turn-of-the-century for old-fashioned family fun and musical merriment (even for “The Boy Next Door”). You’ll be telling your loved ones “meet me” back home at TUTS…to enjoy such classic songs as “The Trolley Song”, “Skip to My Lou”, and “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”. Houston events at the Hobby Center. Call 713-558-TUTS for more info. Event ID:10/11
Stages Theatre - Southern Rapture.Based on the true story of Charlotte Repertory Theatre's now infamous production of Angels in America, Eric Coble's latest work is a wickedly funny look at the intersection between artists and audiences, and the delicate contract theatres have with their communities. Houston events at Stages Theatre, 3201 Allen Parkway. Call 713-527-0123 for more info. Event ID: 10/18
Houston Fine Arts Events
Terra Cotta Warriors: Guardians of China's First Emperor. The Houston Museum of Natural Science is excited to present one of the greatest archaeological finds of the 20th century, the tomb complex of China's First Emperor, Shi Huangdi, features thousands of terra cotta warriors that were intended to protect him throughout eternity. Since their discovery, the terra cotta army has been termed the Eighth Wonder of the Ancient World. Houston events at Museum of Natural Science. Call 713-639-IMAX for more info. Event ID: 10/18
Where Clouds Disperse: Ink Paintings by Suh Se-ok. Over his 40-year career, Suh Se-ok has incorporated his traditional training with his Modernist sensibility to create dynamic works that embody his artistic vision. He has been especially transfixed by the figurative form and has continually explored and perfected it until it evolved into powerful formal gestures of simple lines that comprise his definitive pictorial vocabulary. Location: Museum of Fine Arts, 1001 Bissonnet. Call 713-639-7300 for more info.
- 希臘節慶活動。地點﹕3511 Yoakum. www.greekfestival.org