On Wednesday, May 18, Hannah Gadsby at the Majestic Comedy Theater needed someone like Hannah Gadsby to give her a point of view that wasn't cynical or self-hating. She has received numerous awards for her work, including the prestigious Peabody Award in 2018. Now, Emmy-winning lead actress and Netflix Special star Nanette is on tour with her latest show, Body of Work, where at 7:00 p.m. . , Wednesday, May 18, Majestic Theatre, Elm Street, 1925. Ticket prices range from $60 to $113 and can be purchased online or at the box office.
Hasan Minhai speaking at the Winspire Opera House Is it Peabody Award Comedian Day in Dallas or something? Former Daily Show reporter and Netflix host Patriot Act won two Peabody Awards for his satirical TV shows and stand-up comedy. He also produced and wrote his first feature film "For Culture" for Amazon Studios and premiered a new single "Royal Jester" with brand new stories about these hyper-political times. It will take place at the Winspear Opera House, 2403 Flora St, on Wednesday, May 18 at 7:30 p.m. Ticket prices range from $49.50 to $99.50 and can be purchased online at Tickets.attpac.org.
Thursday, May 19 Opening of the Belle Café Stories of fear Everyone has a story to tell. Share your life with a host of complete strangers and show them what life is like on someone else's side in FearLess Stories, a free open-mic storytelling program held every third Thursday of the month at Opening Bell Coffee , 1409 Botham Jean Blvd. . Subscription is free. Storytellers should submit their stories for consideration by the program by emailing [email protected] or filling out the form here. Friday May 20 An Evening with Neil Gaiman at the Winspear Opera House One of modern literature's most celebrated writers and storytellers will brainwash you into hosting a special live event at the Winspear Opera House at 2403 Flora St. Author of the Fantasy Novels award-winning American Gods and Smoke and Mirrors, as well as the award-winning Eisner Sandman graphic novel. Friday, May 20 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets range from $29.50 to $89.50 and can be purchased online.
The men next door at 1851 Club Shark, ladies! Tired of watching Magic Mike and dreaming of being closer to the action? Well, Joe Manganiello himself might not be filming until he receives a higher salary for a third film, but there is a series that could be. The Men Next Door Uncovered: The Magic Mike Experience will take place at 1851 Club, 931 W. Division St., Arlington. This traveling comic book show features two handsome men in a fully staged spectacle that will make you forget Manganiello even existed. Guests must be at least 21 years old. Tickets are $25 each for $125 for six packs and can be purchased online at Eventbrite.
Saturday May 21 Memorial Theater Weekend Four Days Weekend Show Long before the comedy scene began in Dallas, sports comedians from the sketch group Four Days Weekend and improv group performed with open mics. Dallas has all the places. Since then they have built theaters, one in Fort Worth and one in Dallas, where they perform their own impromptu stages and songs based on audience suggestions for sold-out performances each weekend. This weekend marks the 25th anniversary of one of Dallas' most popular comedy groups, and special features from some of the theater's longtime favorites. The Dallas show will take place Saturday, May 21 at 8:00 p.m. at the Four Day Weekend Theater, 5601 Sears St. 10, Lowest weather forecast for Greenville. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at the theater or online.
Grapevine Mills Stranger Things Store Take the trip upside down with this unique, limited shopping experience at Grapevine Mills Mall, 3000 Grapevine Mills Parkway, Grapevine. This official mobile store from the hit Netflix series recreates iconic scenes and even lets guests come face-to-face with a live-action Demogorgon. The official opening will begin on Saturday May 21 at 10:00 a.m. Admission is free, but customers must register on the store's website.
Sunday May 22 NASCAR All-Star Racing at Texas Motor Speedway Tired of watching NASCAR races from your couch? Then pull on your pants, leave the house and head to Texas Motor Speedway, 3545 Lone Star Circle, Fort Worth on Sunday, May 22 for NASCAR's annual All-Star Race, a 125-lap race for some of the greatest nouns. racing car available. The race will start on Sunday May 22 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets cost between $95 and $120 per person. Children under 12 receive $10. Tickets can be purchased online through Ticketmaster. Monday, May 23 Kids Club: The Iron Giant at Alamo Drafthouse Richardson and Lake Highlands You've never seen the classic Iron Giant cartoon unless you've seen it on the big screen. The story of a boy and his giant robot master is worth watching when the giant robot, voiced by Vin Diesel, appears in the film. The Alamo Drafthouse brings you footage of their Iron Giant Kids Club performance at 12:05 p.m. at the Richardson Theater at 100 S. Central Expressway and 3:20 p.m. at the Lake Highlands Theater, 6770 Abrams Road, both on Monday May. 23. Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased at the theater or online. Tuesday, May 24 From Gangster to Global Activist: A Night with Lucky Antong in "Wild Detectives " How does life turn a violent person into a peaceful person? Author and motivational storyteller Antong Lucky can answer that question. He founded and led the Dallas Bloods and changed the direction of his activities and life during and after his imprisonment. He wrote about his experience of moving from a life of crime to a life of peace in his first book, The Compensatory Path Forward: From Prison to Active Life, and will talk about it at a special photo and TV exhibit hosted by Good Morning. Texas Hannah Will Davis. Lucky's Live V&A begins Tuesday, May 24 at 6:30 p.m. at The Wild Detectives Bookstore, 314 W. Eighth St. Admission is free, but guests must register for Eventbrite online.