About Towne

About the Program
About Towne is a biweekly half-hour arts series that highlights Irving’s excellent local artists and craftsmen, entertainment venues and arts organizations. It also serves the viewing audience by publicizing upcoming concerts, performances, festivals and events. 

About Towne is Irving’s source for news and information on entertainment and the arts.

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March 23-April 5



On this episode of About Towne we’ll preview the MainStage Irving/Las Colinas production of “Calendar Girls,” running March 17-April 1 in the Dupree Theater. The 3rd annual North Texas Teen Book Festival took over the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas – we’ll have highlights of all the excitement! And…  we’ll learn how Dr. Jaleen Sims helps girls prepare for the future at the 3rd annual “Imagine You” Conference. Plus, we’ll find out what’s in the works for Celebrating Irving 2017, an all-day jam session at the Texas Musicians Museum on April 1, and the details on the DFW Humane Society’s “Wag, Walk & Roll” walkathon on April 8.

  • Mar. 23 at 2:30 and 6:30 p.m.
  • Mar. 24 at 3 and 9 p.m.
  • Mar. 25 at 1:30
  • Mar. 26 at 2 and 6:30 p.m.

April 6-April 19



Next time on About Towne we’ll have highlights from TexasFest 2017:  Off to the Races! The 3rd annual North Texas Teen Book Festival took over the Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas – we’ll have highlights of all the excitement! And…  we’ll learn how to play a steel guitar at the Texas Steel Guitar Association’s 33rd Anniversary Jamboree. Plus, we’ll find out what’s in the works for Canal Fest 2017, we’ll preview the 30th Anniversary Breakfast with the Stars, benefitting the Irving Schools Foundation, and we’ll get the details on the Irving Symphony’s season finale, “Carmen in Concert.” 

  • Apr. 23 at 2:30 and 6:30 p.m.
  • Apr. 24 at 3 and 9 p.m.
  • Apr. 25 at 1:30
  • Apr. 26 at 2 and 6:30 p.m.

​Schedule


  • June 18 at 8:30 p.m.
  • June 19 at 3:30 p.m.
  • June 20 at 7:30 p.m.
  • June 21 at 6:30 p.m.
  • June 18 at 8:30 p.m.
  • June 19 at 3:30 p.m.
  • June 20 at 7:30 p.m.
  • June 21 at 6:30 p.m.