- ‘The Color Purple” is the Pulitzer Prize-winning story by Alice Walker about the struggles and abuse of African-American women in the 1930s. The musical, based on the Walker novel, features a soul-raising score of jazz, gospel, ragtime and blues. Check out Dallas Summer Musicals’ presentation at Music Hall at Fair Park.
- The Tyler Museum of Art has a couple dozen notable works by prominent Texas artists on view. Head there to see oil and acrylic paintings, charcoal drawings and more in the “Contemporary Texas II: Selections from the Permanent Collection” through February 25.
- Fort Worth modernist painter McKie Trotter III is a legend in North Texas. See his work and hear panelist discuss his legacy tonight at the Moudy Art Gallery on the campus of TCU.
For more on these and other events, explore the Art&Seek calendar.