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Katy Artist Take Note: City of Houston Begins Artist Residency Program

HOUSTON – Mayor Sylvester Turner has announced that the City of Houston is seeking three artists to participate in a pilot Resident Artist Program. The new, 16-week community-impact artist residency will pair Houston artists with city and partner agencies to create art that addresses the issues of community development, veterans, immigrants and refugees. Artist who […]

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KVPAC Wins National Community Theatre Competition Awards

  KATY (Covering Katy) – Katy Visual and Performing Arts Center Community Theatre Encore Players won several awards at the American Association of Community Theatre Festival National competition. Katy Visual and Performing Arts Center (KVPAC) Community Theatre Encore Players represented Region VI at the American Association of Community Theatre Festival (AACTFest) National competition in Rochester, […]

KVPAC Presents Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon KIDS

  KATY (Covering Katy) – Katy Visual and Performing Arts Center’s (KVPAC) summer season continues with Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon KIDS. The student production features young actors ranging in age from 6-14, and public performances are June 30th and July 1st. Magic Tree House: Pirates Past Noon KIDS is an adaptation of Mary […]

Answers by Tom Topor at Katy Visual and Performing Arts Center.  photo by Linda M. Lee

Katy Visual and Performing Arts Center to Appear at National Theatre Festival

  The Katy Visual and Performing Arts Center from Katy, Texas is proud to announce that its production of Answers by Tom Topor has won the honor of performing at AACTFest 2017, the National Community Theatre Festival, in Rochester, Minnesota, June 26-July 1. The journey to the National Festival began in March when the production […]

Ana Olvera with Congressman John Culberson. - Katy ISD photo

Taylor High School Student’s Artwork to Hang in U.S. Capitol

  Taylor High students represents Katy ISD for a second consecutive year KATY (Covering Katy)  –Taylor High School art student Ana Olvera has won the Congressional Art Competition with her oil painting “Chasing the Storm.”   In addition to this honor, she received two round trip tickets to Washington D.C. to attend a reception at the U.S. […]

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Cane Island Kicks off Summer-Long Schedule of Live Music, Wine and Craft Beer Tastings

  KATY (Covering Katy) – This summer, Katy’s Cane Island will pair the live music sounds of local artists with award-winning wines, great-tasting craft beers and fun, food truck cuisine as the master-planned community presents the Cane Island Summer of Fun and Music with RadioKaty. The summer-long music series starts in June with the easy-listening […]

KVPAC Presents “Twinderella”

  KATY (Covering Katy) – Katy Visual and Performing Arts Center’s spring season closes with “Twinderella: The Musical” by Charlie Lovett. This open enrollment student production features young actors ages 7-14. This KVPAC production of “Twinderella: The Musical” is a comedic twist on the classic Cinderella where she has a long-lost twin brother named Bob […]