Liquid Lounge, though smaller, is a comfortable and intimate venue which offers great live music from local artists like Copasetic Ballyhoo, The Salutation and the Raven Charter, and provides games like foosball, pool, and video games. Also located at 2800 Main St., it is right around the corner from Curtain Club, and its hours are the same.
When your not in familiar territory it’s important to keep a map or Gps system with you at all times, but don’t keep these things out in the open. If you look lost, your going to be a target for less than moral individuals who see you as injured prey.
Lodges are often a great choice when it comes to budget traveling and you can get great deals at the Ecnono Lodge Dallas Airpot North. This is one place to be in if you are looking to be well connected. This place is only 15 minutes away from Dallas Downtown and 10 minutes from 3 major airports — giving you quick access to everything that you need.
The traveling man is symbolic of somebody who is always on the move towards his destination. He is like an express train that never stops at the local stations. This means, that the bumps and blockage, which occurred, he just passed them by, because his purpose is to reach his intended destination. Although there are hurdles and obstacles in his way, his eyes would never see them, all he sees is the result.
Old Dan Tucker: This is an old minstrel song from the mid 1840s. Like most minstrel songs, it was originally supposed to be a boasting song about a rough and ready black man. It eventually was meant to portray a mythical wild frontiersman that tall tales could be told about. There are hundreds of verses about Old Dan Tucker; I have included just a couple in The great American Camp Fire Song Book.
EnerG iPhone Case: If he doesn’t have an iPhone, then you may have to add one of those to his gift list, but if he does, he will probably break into tears when he opens this great gadget. The EnerG iPhone case contains a built-in lithium battery that extends the time between iPhone recharges by up to 13 hours. This gives him plenty of battery life to watch movies in flight, use Google maps to find his way around Florence or London or talk to you on the phone while he’s traveling.
Check back in on this column over the next two days for more information about these festivals, the line-up of plays, and ticket pricing. In this tough economic time, it may be easier to dismiss attending the theater to pinch pennies. I encourage you to think outside of your financial box and patronize these festivals, which are both offering a diversity of theater experiences which are sure to entertain, educate, and delight even the most conservative of theater expectations.
There are many things the city of Dallas may be known for, including big hair, plastic surgery (“yeah, we are KING/QUEEN here!”). even bigger personalities, oil tycoons, and J.R. Ewing, but in the spirit of marketing and TV mogul Oprah Winfrey, this one thing I know is true: the Dallas area ROCKS when it comes to play festivals!