November Schedule of Events

Friday, November 16
6:00 p.m.–midnight

$10 public (some exhibitions require an additional $10 ticket)
$5 students (with valid ID)
FREE for DMA Members
FREE for children 11 and under

Explore American art and music from the early 19th century as we celebrate the artwork of Ida O’Keeffe. The exhibition Ida O’Keeffe: Escaping Georgia’s Shadow will be open only to DMA Members! Become a member during Late Night and see it before it opens to the public on Sunday, November 18.

Program Highlights:

Happy Hour Performance featuring Carolyn Lee Jones 
6:00–7:00 p.m.
Carolyn Lee Jones and her band will perform a captivating hour of music from the 1930s and 40s, featuring women composers, lyricists, and jazz singers who have given us an abundance of memorable songs! Jones is a sophisticated classic jazz vocalist who has performed five different cabaret jazz shows, released three CDs, and can regularly be seen performing in DFW with her classic jazz vintage pop ensembles. 

Late Night Talk: Ida O’Keeffe: Escaping Georgia’s Shadow
7:00 p.m.
Learn more about the life and work of Ida O'Keeffe with DMA curator Sue Canterbury, who will talk about her new exhibition Ida O’Keeffe: Escaping Georgia’s Shadow. 

Late Night Main Stage: A Tribute to Billie Holiday 
8:00–9:00 p.m.
Billie Holiday, known as “Lady Day,” was a legendary female jazz singer whose work in the 1930s, 40s, and 50s influenced the future of jazz music, pioneering a new vocal style. Julie Bonk on piano leads this tribute to Billie Holiday, with Racella Parks on saxophone, Steve Barns on drums, and the vocal talents of Tatiana Mayfield. 

 

Check back soon for a complete schedule of events.