Specials

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Ms. Mature 2015
 - On Demand
The Eladio Martinez Story - On Demand

ICTN 1 - A Conversation with Will Moses  
  • Fourth generation and self-taught artist Will Moses, whose illustrations have graced the covers of many popular children’s books, talks with Cathy Whiteman on stage at the Dupree Theater. 
ICTN 1 – A Conversation with Robert Glen 
  • Cathy Whitman talks with the man behind the Mustangs as part of the 30 Plus 1 celebration of the completion of the sculpture in Williams Square.
ICTN 1 - Battle of the Clans #1-7
  • Follow eight Irving families as they compete to see who will be crowned winner of this fun filled competition. 
ICTN 1 – 2016 State of the City 
  • Mayor Beth Van Duyne delivers her annual State of the City address at the Irving Convention Center.
ICTN 1 – The Texas Stadium Story
  • “The Texas Stadium Story” recounts the history of the stadium, known for the hole in the roof, from its original design to final farewell.
ICTN 1 – Christopher McGuire in Concert 
  • Guitarist Christopher McGuire performs live in concert at Williams Square. 
ICTN 1 – Leo Hull and the Texas Blues Machine
  • The King of Texas Roadhouse Blues, Leo Hull, performs with his band the Texas Blues Machine.
ICTN 1 - Remembering World War II
  • Irving veterans tell their stories of fighting in World War II.
ICTN 1 - Bob Wills & The Texas Playboys
  • This band features the music of the King of Western Swing, the legendary Bob Wills.
ICTN 1 – Texas Blues Jam
  • The Texas Top Cats performs some down home Texas blues music. 
ICTN 1 - Irving Presents: 2015 Laughs by the Lake
  • Some of America’s funniest comedians are back on the shores of Lake Carolyn for the second year of the Laughs by the Lake. 
ICTN 1 - Memphis Soul 2015
  • This high energy group performs at the 2015 Laughs by the Lake Concert. 
ICTN 1 - Texas Music and Arts Festival
  • Lone Star native and Texas Country Music Hall of Fame artist Billy Joe Shaver performs in front of a live audience. 
  • Ray Wylie Hubbard takes the stage for a rockin’ good time in front of live audience.
  • Corpus Christi native Rusty Weir, who was inducted in the Austin Music Awards Hall of Fame in 2002, performs in front of live audience.
  • Best of - We bring you one hour of the best music from the this festival that featured some of the biggest names in Texas music. 
  • Local blues guitar legend Bugs Henderson, who played with B.B King, Stevie Ray Vaughn and Muddy Waters, takes to the Irving stage for an evening of classic Texas blues. 
ICTN 1 - Cool River After Dark
(Series featuring bands that played on different nights at Cool River Restaurant.)
  • Chill out on a warm summer night as the band Azure brings its unique sound to Irving's Cool River Restaurant.
  • Rock out with Linder and Brock from our music series recorded in front of a live audience.
  • Full Tilt Boogie takes the stage for a rocking good time. Taped in front of live audience at the Cool River Café.
  • School is in session when Professor D takes the stage for a rockin’ good time.
  • Incognito keeps the crowd jumping at Irving’s Cool River Restaurant.
  • Inside Out lights up the stage at Irving’s Cool River restaurant.
  • “Crush” lights up the stage at Irving’s Cool River restaurant. 
ICTN 1 - Irving Chorale
  • The Chorale will sing all your favorites from the Broadway Musical “Guys and Dolls.”
  • Pianist Stephen Nielsen and Ovid Young join the Chorale to perform works by Claude Debussy and Johannes Brahms.
  • The Chorale performs the music of Stephen Sondheim on stage at the Irving Arts Center.
ICTN 1 - Irving Symphonic Band
  • Guest conductor Alfred Green leads the band as they perform works from the Armenian Dances by Alfred Reed.
  • Join the band as they “Celebrate with Music” featuring works by Morton Gould, Robert Jager and George Gershwin.
  • The band will perform works by Giuseppe Verdi and Felix Mendelssohn as part of their “Horns O Plenty” concert.
  • The band will perform the music of Henry Mancini and John Phillip Sousa during their “Celebrate with Music” concert. 
ICTN 1 - Las Colinas Symphony Orchestra
  • Guest Conductor Enrique Batiz will feature the music of Ludwig Von Beethoven. Pianist Dmitri Telerin performances the music of Richard Strauss.
  • Cellist Oliver Schlaffer joins the orchestra under the director of Conductor Robert Carter Austin.
  • Robert Carter Austin conducts the symphony as  they perform works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Franz Joseph Haydn.
  • Violinist Catlin Tully performs with the orchestra under the direction of Robert Carter Austin.
  • The orchestra, under the direction of Robert Carter Austin, welcomes violinist Sarah Vendsel to the stage at the Irving Arts Center.
  • Soloist Celeste Golden joins the Symphony under the direction of conductor Robert Carter Austin.
  • The orchestra is joined by violinist Catlin Tully to perform works by German composer Felix Mendelssohn. 
ICTN 1 - Irving Symphony Orchestra
  • The orchestra plays the music of Ludwig von Beethoven under the direction of conductor Hector Guzman.
  • The orchestra plays the music of Rachmaninoff and Poulenc under the direction of Hector Guzman.
  • The orchestra, under the direction of Hector Guzman, is joined by flutist Viviana Guzman.
  • The orchestra plays the music of French composers Georges Bizet and Hector Berlioz under the direction of Hector Guzman.
  • The orchestra performs the music of French composer Claude Debussy and Antonio Vivaldi.
  • Say goodbye to 2015 with the Irving Symphony Orchestra as they are joined by the Neo Camerata quartet for an evening of festive classic music.
  • Hector Guzman directs the orchestra in the playing of music by Mozart and Tchaikovsky.
  • Conductor Hector Guzman welcomes pianist Lucille Chung and Alessio Bax to the stage at the Irving Arts Center as they perform the music of Franz Schubert.
  • Conductor Hector Guzman will lead the orchestra in a concert that includes the work of Ludwig Von Beethoven and Sergei Rachmaninoff.
  • The orchestra, under the direction of Hector Guzman, performs works by George Gershwin.
  • The orchestra, under the direction of Hector Guzman, will perform works by Dmitri Shostakovich and Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov.
  • The all-female folk band, the Chenille Sisters, joins the orchestra for an evening of fun for the entire family.
ICTN 1 - New Philharmonic Orchestra
  • The orchestra will be joined by the Irving I.S.D. combined choirs for an evening of music from composers Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Ludwig Von Beethoven.
  • The orchestras will perform the music of Johannes Brahms and Gioachino Rossini on stage at the Irving Art Center.
ICTN 1 - The Irving Story
  • We take you back to 1953 to see how Irving was shaped, and how it has evolved from a simpler time. Do you recognize anyone? 
ICTN 1 - Firehouse Cooks

Back in 2006, there was a heated competition that sometimes sent tempers flaring. Tune in to the reality cooking show that is sometimes too hot to handle. ICTN brings back Firehouse Cooks – featuring Irving’s firefighters.

 
  • Episode 1 - The series premiere.
  • Episode 2 - "Something Sweet" - the firefighters are getting into something sweet.
  • Episode 3 - "Firehouse Test" - in this episode, the firefighters are really put to the test.
  • Episode 4 - "Twist and Shout"
  • Episode 5 - "The Hot Spot"
  • Episode 6 - "The Finale"
ICTN 1 – Herman’s Hermits with the Las Colinas Symphony Orchestra

Some call them the original “British Invasion” band. We take a look back at a stellar performance from Herman’s Hermits' Peter Noone.

 

ICTN 1 – Stories Into America

Immigrants from all over the world tell the stories of their families trials and triumphs in coming to America.



ICTN 1 – Bonnie and Clyde: The Sowers Ambush


This thrilling documentary looks back at the lives of Bonnie and Clyde and their connection to Irving.


ICTN 1 - Bear Creek: Irving’s Hidden History

The history of the west Irving community of Bear Creek is explored in this award-winning documentary.



ICTN 1 - Irving Presents: Laughs By The Lake

Enjoy a few laughs from Irving's first-ever Laughs By The Lake event.

 

ICTN 1 – International Concert Series: Memphis Soul

Groove to the Blues stylings of the Memphis Blues.
This high energy group performs at the 2015 Laughs by the Lake Concert.

 

ICTN 1 - International Concert Series: Los Texas Wranglers

Enjoy the Tejano grooves of Los Texas Wranglers.



ICTN 1 – International Concert Series: Watusi

Jam to the Reggae stylings of Watusi.



ICTN 1 - International Concert Series: The Killdares

Enjoy the energizing Celtic jams of The Kildares.



ICTN 1 – International Concert Series: Texas Gypsies

Enjoy the Texas Gypsies’ eclectic take on Jazz, Swing and Pop

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ICTN 1 – International Concert Series: Havana NRG

Jam to the timba-influenced salsa beats of Havana NRG that prove that Havana-inspired tropical dance sounds are alive right here in Irving!



ICTN 1 – International Concert Series: Brave Combo

Jam to the polka beats of Grammy award winning band Brave Combo.



ICTN 1 - Main Street Concert Series: Canta Rhythm and Brass

Enjoy the Music on Main Street presentation of Canta Rhythm and Brass.



ICTN 1 – Main Street Concert Series: Three Kings

Enjoy the blues stylings of the Three Kings band.



ICTN 1 – Main Street Concert Series: Two Tone Band - Part 1 and Part 2

Jam to the Jazz stylings of Two Tone Band.



ICTN 1 – The 2015 Irving Police Department Banquet 

ICTN was there as the Irving Police Department honored their finest.



ICTN 1 - JFK 1963: The Irving Connections

As the nation marks the 50th Anniversary of the John F. Kennedy assassination, noted speakers share their memories and Lee Harvey Oswald’s ties to Irving. Journalist Hugh Aynesworth and one-time suspect Buell Frazier answer audience questions during this special event hosted by the Irving Heritage Society.



ICTN 1 - ZUMBA!

Get in shape while having fun as you dance to International and Latin tunes with the Parks and Recreation Department’s Zumba!



ICTN 1 - Tai Chi

Reduce stress and discover the health benefits of the ancient art of Tai Chi. This Parks and Recreation Department class uses gentle, flowing movements to help you relax while improving your overall health.



ICTN 1 – Yoga

Relax while improving your health through the ancient art of Yoga. This Parks and Recreation class helps you get centered while getting into shape.