Arts and Entertainment

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 […]

Left to right are Chuck Kelly, chairman of the Fort Bend County Historical Commission; Carole McCann and Robert Crosser, honorary chairs of the event; and Doug Konopka, event host and president of DHK Development, developer of Fulshear Run.

Big Turnout for Second Farm & Vineyard Faire

  FULSHEAR (Covering Katy) – More than 750 guests enjoyed the second annual Farm & Vineyard Faire held Sunday afternoon, April 30, at Fulshear Run, a new acreage-lot residential community in Fulshear. When the People’s Choice ballots were tallied, Sapore Ristorante Italiano emerged as the crowd favorite in the faire, followed by second place Express […]

St. John XXIII College Preparatory Band

St. John XXIII College Preparatory Band Earns Sweepstakes Award at TAPPS

  KATY (Covering Katy) – The St. John XXIII College Preparatory band earned a Sweepstakes Award at the TAPPS State Concert and Sight Reading Contest held in Temple, Texas, on April 21. The band, under the direction of Wendy Elko, received a Superior rating on stage and a Superior rating in sight reading, which qualified […]

Katy Trumpeter Wins Nine Awards at Indie Music Channel Awards

KATY (Covering Katy)—For a professional musician, winning awards for your work might be described as hitting a high note. Preston Smith, a trumpeter from Katy, knows the feeling. This past Saturday, Smith’s work received 10 nominations across three categories—one for instrumental, six for jazz and one for R&B—at the Sixth Annual Indie Music Channel Awards in […]

Aristoi Classical Fiddles on the Stage

By Daniel “Doc” Basilio Fernandez, Aristoi Classical Academy Student CITY OF KATY – Aristoi Classical Academy’s 8th grade Musical Theatre Class will be performing “Fiddler on the Roof Jr.” at the Alief Baptist Church’s Family Life Center in Katy May 4 and 5. Tickets are $5. The doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and the […]