Arts and Entertainment

The cast of Tammy. Photo provided by KVPAC

KATY THEATER: Tammy, A Coming of Age Story About a Girl Who is Part T-Rex

  KATY – Katy Visual and Performing Arts Center’s (KVPAC) Senior COMPANY, students 13 to 18 with acting experience and a serious interest in continued growth and talent development, perform next weekend, March 31 to April 2. This KVPAC Production of Tammy: A Coming of Age Story About a Girl Who is Part T-Rex, by Julia […]

Photo provided by The Conservatory of Music at North Katy

United States Army Field Band and Soldiers’ Chorus to Perform at Thompkins High School

The internationally acclaimed United States Army Field Band & Soldiers’ Chorus of Washington, DC will continue its long tradition of presenting free public performances when it appears at Tompkins High School ~ Performing Arts Center on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at 7:00pm. The Army Field Band’s concert in Katy is sponsored by The Conservatory of […]

Typhoon Texas Announces Park Enhancements, Seeks to Fill 1,200 Seasonal Jobs

  KATY (Covering Katy) – Typhoon Texas is preparing for the upcoming summer season by expanding its on-site parking while installing new shade structures, rotating misters and other enhancements. The water park is also looking to hire 1,200 seasonal workers for 2017. “Everything is about making our great, family-friendly water park experience even better for […]

This sign greets people as they enter the park's driveway. Covering Katy photo

Willow Fork Park Hosting Several Family-Friendly Events

KATY (Covering Katy) – Several events are scheduled in the next couple of months for Willow Fork Park, a 32-acre park that opened in November of last year. An official grand opening will be held April 1. The park is accessible through the easternmost driveway of Cinco Ranch High School off Cinco Ranch Boulevard. Also […]

Trust Me is Sydney Bryant's second EP (image courtesy Sydney Bryant Music)

Katy Musician Sydney Bryant Prepares for Tour in Western U.S.

Local musician Sydney Bryant is about to hit the road. KATY (Covering Katy) – Beginning in April, Bryant, 17, of Katy will be performing at stops in Arizona, New Mexico, and Southern California. Bryant is in discussions for possible, additional dates in Colorado and Nevada. She will be playing songs from her two extended plays […]

Steff Neff (photo courtesy Shelby Lynn Photography)

Local Musician Steff Neff Preparing Second EP for Release

  KATY (Covering Katy) – When writing her music, local musician Steff Neff described her process as that she hears something she likes and then thinks about how it might be blended it into her own music. “Creativity is not something that comes in a package,” Neff said. “You can’t make creativity a uniform, objective […]

Pictured are Chris Paul Overall (Paul), Nate Bott (John), Axel Clarke (Ringo) and Jesse Wilder (George). Photo by Michelle Fairless.

Cinco Ranch High School String Quartet to Perform at The Hobby Center

KATY (Covering Katy) – The Cinco Ranch High School String Quartet will make an appearance in an upcoming performance of “In my Life – A Musical Theatre Tribute to the Beatles.” The quartet will accompany the Beatles tribute band Abbey Road on five ballads during the performance, which takes place at 7:30 p.m. March 17 […]