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Houston Friday, September 8 Events

Check out what there is to do in Houston this summer on our Houston Attractions Guide.

Houston Ballet Presents: Simple Elegance. Season opener starts. From three of the world's most influential choreographers come three beautifully minimal contemporary interpretations of classical ballet. Call 713-227-2787 or visit www.houstonballet.org for tickets.

Soul Sessions. Houston events at Miller Theater, In Hermann Park, 100 Concert Drive. 8:00pm. Enjoy a night of dance set to music of noted soul and rhythm-and-blues artists, by one of Houston’s most energetic companies.

Carlos Mencia in Concert. At the Toyota Center, 8:00 p.m. Carlos covers taboo topics including ethnic stereotypes, race relations, immigration, war, patriotism, capitalism and family with brutal honesty and unrelenting provocativeness. Call 1-866-4-HOUTIX for tickets.

Jack's Mannequin, Copeland, The Hush Sound, Daphne Loves Derby. Houston events at Verizon Wireless Theater, 520 Texas in Bayou Place. 6:30pm. Call 713-230-1600 for more details.

Sing For Hope. Houston events at the Hobby Center. An Evening of Art Songs and Arias was born from native Houstonian Camille Zamora’s commitment to Bering Omega Community Services and her compassions for people whose lives are touched by HIV/AIDS. The first half of the concert features various opera ‘chestnuts’ and the second half popular Broadway show tunes. Call 713-315-2525 for more details.

Zydeco Festival at the Kemah Boardwalk. 7-10pm: Zydeco Dots. rockin' zydeco.

 

Houston Fine Arts Events

The Royal Tombs of Ur: Ancient Treasures from Modern Iraq. At the Museum of Natural Science. Stunning jewels from the far reaches of the ancient world, fearsome weapons wrought from precious metals and gilt objects of everyday grandeur created by this ancient and highly advanced Mesopotamian civilization. Call 713-639-IMAX for more info.

Wildflower Portraits. At Museum of Natural Science. Artist and longtime Houston resident Eloise Thompson grew, collected and painted wildflowers native to the southwestern United States for many years, capturing over 350 varieties in watercolor. Call 713-639-IMAX for more info.

The Spirit of Ancient Colombian Gold. At Museum of Fine Arts. The exhibition focuses on the sublime objects created in gold by the Pre-Columbian cultures of Colombia over a period of 2,000 years, from around 500 B.C. to 1600 A.D. Call 713-639-7300 for more details.

Mummy: The Inside Story. At Museum of Natural Science. Take a 3-D, virtual tour through the 2,800-year-old mummified body of the ancient Egyptian priest Nesperennub, and think like a detective to discover what his life, death and world were like. Call 713-639-IMAX for more details.

Dinosaurs Exhibition. At the Houston Museum of Natural Sciences. Ancient fossils, new discoveries, come and view an evolution revolution. Call 713-639-4629 for more info.


9/8

星期五

  • 玉山神學院休士頓音樂會. 8pm. 281-265-0788 地點: 休士頓基督教長老會

  • 國際體育舞蹈中心 舞會﹐ 8:30-12:00 pm. 9730 Town Park #100713-776-0788

  • 希望診所門診9am-5pm 713-271-6100 ext 106

  • 中華文化服務中心 9800 Town Park Dr


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