<![CDATA[NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth - Dining, shopping and nightlife]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcdfw.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC+5-KXAS+Logo+for+Google+News.png NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth http://www.nbcdfw.comen-usThu, 25 Aug 2016 12:05:27 -0500Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:05:27 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Casting Call for Teen Cowboys Fans for Commercial]]> Wed, 24 Aug 2016 17:39:51 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*120/cowboys-raiders.jpg
Ever wanted to be in a commercial, for the NFL? Your chance is Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Theater is a Family Affair a Dallas Native]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 16:04:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Williams+and+Father+01.JPG
For Kristen Beth Williams, the leading lady in 'A Gentleman’s Guide to Love And Murder,' theater is a family affair, she inherited the acting bug from her father.

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<![CDATA[Dallas Cake Boss Bakery Celebrates New Season]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 07:33:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/carlosbakery.jpg
Tuesday night, Carlo's Bakery on Preston Road will celebrate the new season of Cake Boss with a meet and greet.

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<![CDATA[7-Eleven's Slurpee BYO Cup Day ]]> Fri, 19 Aug 2016 06:05:49 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DSC00217_EDITEDbyocup.jpg
Customers can bring in any size container and fill it with their favorite Slurpee from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday Aug. 19 and Saturday Aug. 20 for only $1.50.

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<![CDATA[Emmitt Smith Hosts Cycling Fundraiser]]> Tue, 16 Aug 2016 14:44:45 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Emmitt+Smith+081616.jpg
Emmitt Smith is combining his love of cycling with his passion for giving back to his community by hosting the inaugural Emmitt Smith Gran Fondo on Saturday September 17th.

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<![CDATA[Legacy of Women Awards Luncheon 2016]]> Mon, 15 Aug 2016 16:40:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/SH+LOW+2016.jpg
Join NFL Hall of Fame Legend, Terry Bradshaw, and SafeHaven of Tarrant County at the 24th Annual Legacy of Women Awards Luncheon on Wednesday, October 12, as we honor 10 women for their achievements and service...]]>
<![CDATA[Ringling Bros. Clowns Come Home to North Texas]]> Sun, 14 Aug 2016 23:17:29 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/081416+Circus.jpg
After 11 months on the road with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, two clowns make a stop home in North Texas with the show.]]>
<![CDATA[Creating Theatrical Magic in Allen]]> Sat, 13 Aug 2016 23:19:03 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/ACT+Oz+02.JPG
Allen’s Community Theatre uses digital scenery and recycled items to tell a familiar story with their production of The Magical Land of Oz.

Photo Credit: Jo Rivers-Schenck
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<![CDATA[Most Good Music 2016]]> Mon, 08 Aug 2016 15:01:21 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Most+Good+Music+2016.jpg
Grab your favorite boots and all of your friends on Saturday, August 27, for a night of music at the Most Good Music concert featuring Robert Earl Keen, Lee Ann Womack and Madison King at the Bomb Factory...

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<![CDATA[A Second Chance Summer]]> Sat, 06 Aug 2016 01:15:39 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/CSFrankieMakeup072816.3.jpg
Juvenile probates find hope and opportunity through Creative Solutions, one of Big Thought’s arts program

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<![CDATA[The DMN's Chris Vognar: 'Indignation']]> Fri, 05 Aug 2016 11:52:57 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vognar-indignation.jpg
The Dallas Morning News' culture critic Chris Vognar joins NBC 5 to discuss "Indignation," the adaptation of a Philip Roth novel.

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<![CDATA[2016 Cattle Baron’s Ball—Texas Proud]]> Tue, 02 Aug 2016 16:03:59 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/CBB+2016+web.jpg
Toby Keith and Dwight Yoakam have joined the fight against cancer at the Cattle Baron’s Ball! Will you?

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<![CDATA[Walk to End Alzheimer’s 2016]]> Tue, 02 Aug 2016 16:34:05 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Walk+To+End+ALZ+2016.jpg
The Alzheimer’s Association North Central Texas Chapter invites you to lace up your running shoes and sign up for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s this fall. More than 4,900 participants in North Texas get involved...

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<![CDATA[Dallas Arboretum Offers $1 Admission in August]]> Mon, 01 Aug 2016 15:34:32 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/CRW_1896.jpg
For only $1, there's no better time to visit one of the most breathtaking gardens in the world -- The Dallas Arboretum.

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<![CDATA[A Role of a Lifetime: Dallas Summer Musicals Archivist]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 19:30:35 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/DSM-Kimberly-Richard-072916.jpg
Sally Soldo, Dallas Summer Musicals’ archivist, discovers historical gems in the basement of the Music Hall at Fair Park.

Photo Credit: Kimberly Richard
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<![CDATA[Voice Contestant Hosts Reunion Tower Party]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 12:12:47 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/reunion-lawn-party.jpg
Former "The Voice" contestant Hannah Kirby and Reunion Tower GM Dusti Groskreutz join NBC 5 to talk about The Reunion Lawn Party Saturday.

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<![CDATA[Celebrate National Chicken Wing Day Freebies]]> Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:43:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/SD-County-Fair-2016+093.JPG
If you're a chicken wing fan, today is your day. July 29 is National Chicken Wing Day — the perfect excuse to treat yourself.

Photo Credit: Monica Garske]]>
<![CDATA[Plano Woman Talks Upcoming TV Role]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 13:35:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Allison+Jancy+Weeks.jpg
Plano's Jency Allison-Weeks makes her acting debut as a member of the Charles Manson clan on the upcoming REELZ show "Murder Made Me Famous."]]>
<![CDATA[Dis-Chord: FW Musician Concerned About Orchestra's Future]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:38:44 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/180*120/Orch+full+pic.jpg
When Paul Unger joined the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra 20 years ago as the the assistant principal double bass, he was excited about the future of the organization.

Photo Credit: Julien Lambert
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<![CDATA[The DMN's Chris Vognar: 'Star Trek']]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 11:49:27 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Chris+Vognar+SXSW.jpg
The Dallas Morning News culture critic Chris Vognar previews "Star Trek: Beyond," which premieres this weekend.]]>
<![CDATA[Blue Wine? It's Real, And Coming to U.S.]]> Fri, 22 Jul 2016 09:49:31 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/202*120/gik_bottles.jpg
A new bright cobalt blue wine from Spain is heading to the U.S.
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<![CDATA[Bath House Cultural Center and FIT]]> Thu, 21 Jul 2016 18:31:41 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/160*128/bath-house-aerial-photo.jpg
Festival of Independent Theatres fills Dallas’ first neighborhood cultural center with experimental theater.

Photo Credit: Texas/Dallas History & Archives Division of the Dallas Public Library
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<![CDATA['Robot Restaurant' Opening in NYC]]> Tue, 19 Jul 2016 07:26:14 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_19724380454.jpg
Robots (and some hidden chefs) will serve quinoa to customers at a fast-food restaurant opening in midtown Manhattan later this year, according to reports. There will be no cashiers at Eatsa’s midtown...

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<![CDATA[The DMN's Chris Vognar: 'The Infiltrator']]> Fri, 15 Jul 2016 12:03:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/vognar-infiltrator.jpg
The Dallas Morning news' culture critic Chris Vognar previews "The Infiltrator," a drama about an undercover cop starring Bryan Cranston.

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<![CDATA[Blue Bell Announces New Ice Cream Flavor]]> Fri, 15 Jul 2016 09:01:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/cookie-two-step.jpg
In celebration of National Ice Cream Month, Blue Bell announced a new flavor of ice cream Friday.

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<![CDATA['Dine For Dallas Blue' Fundraiser]]> Fri, 15 Jul 2016 04:36:54 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/dining-generic-plate-fork.jpg
A Dallas restaurateur and retired NYPD officer is stepping up to help support families of fallen Dallas police officers.

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Free 'Dallas Sings, Dallas Strong' Concert Thursday]]> Thu, 14 Jul 2016 15:57:19 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Meyerson+Symphony+Center.jpg
The community is invited to join together at a free concert of uplifting and healing music on Thursday at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center.

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<![CDATA[Here are the 68th Annual Emmy Nominees]]> Thu, 14 Jul 2016 14:47:18 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/emmys-3way-thrones-oj.jpg
“Game of Thrones” and “The People v. O.J. Simpson” dominated the list of nominations for the 2016 Emmys. But there were plenty of other nods for other shows. Here is a selection of nominees in top categories.

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<![CDATA[Nintendo Plans Retro 'Mario,' 'Zelda' Console]]> Fri, 15 Jul 2016 04:04:46 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/NES_Classic_2.jpg
Nintendo said Thursday it will release the "NES Classic Edition" on Nov. 11, a $59.99 system that comes loaded with 30 classic Nintendo games.

Photo Credit: Nintendo of America]]>
<![CDATA[Rock Legend Visits Dallas Tuesday]]> Tue, 12 Jul 2016 10:44:58 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/CARL_PALMER_FEIN_INTERVIEW_1200x675_723466307875.jpg
Carl Palmer is making a rare appearance in Dallas as part of a tour in tribute to one of his famous bandmates.]]>
<![CDATA[7-Eleven Celebrates 7/11 With Free Slurpees]]> Mon, 11 Jul 2016 07:42:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Slurpee-GettyImages-106159890.jpg
There's no better way to enjoy a hot summer day than with a Slurpee, and on Monday it won't cost you a thing. To celebrate July 11 — or 7-Eleven Day — the convenience chain will be giving away their signature...

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<![CDATA[Misty Copeland Talks Breaking Barriers]]> Mon, 11 Jul 2016 06:22:33 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-527358950.jpg
It's been one year since Misty Copeland leaped over barriers to become American Ballet Theatre's first black female principal dancer in the company's 75-year history. In an interview with "Sunday Today"...

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<![CDATA[Blue Zones Project’s Free Community Celebration Postponed]]> Tue, 12 Jul 2016 15:31:30 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/BlueZonesAli2016.jpg
In light of recent tragic events around the country and in Dallas, Blue Zones Project, Fort Worth has postponed their upcoming community-wide Power 9 Party at Panther Island originally planned for this Saturday,...]]>
<![CDATA[Cork & Pig Tavern Opens in Fort Worth's West 7th St Area]]> Thu, 07 Jul 2016 16:05:12 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Cork-and-Pig-FW.jpg
There’s a new tavern in town and it’s putting down roots on the south side of 7th street in Fort Worth. Cork & Pig Tavern opened in June and specializes in two common comfort foods - pizza and wine.

Photo Credit: Cork and Pig via Facebook
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<![CDATA[Giant Slip-and-Slide Coming to Fort Worth This Month]]> Thu, 07 Jul 2016 16:03:04 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/PantherFest_Rashad_Dancer.jpg
"Slide the City" is bringing back a 1,000 foot slip-and-slide to Fort Worth on July 23.

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<![CDATA[McDonald's Adding McGriddles to All-Day Breakfast Menu]]> Thu, 07 Jul 2016 07:46:52 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/McDonalds+Breakfast+Menu.jpg
McDonald's plans to offer the sandwiches around the clock after testing the addition of the sandwich to its all-day breakfast menu in select markets.

Photo Credit: McDonald's]]>
<![CDATA[Fort Worth Native to Star in Disney Channel Movie]]> Thu, 07 Jul 2016 04:55:25 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/162*120/MJM+dogs2.jpg
An 11-year-old girl from Fort Worth is making a name for herself in the world of professional acting.
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<![CDATA[Houston Teen Stars in Musical '42nd Street']]> Wed, 06 Jul 2016 15:08:00 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/42nd+street1.jpg
A Houston actress and dancer goes from high school graduation to the leading role in "42nd Street," a production playing at the Dallas Summer Musicals.

Photo Credit: NBC 5 News]]>
<![CDATA[Fourth of July Fireworks in Dallas-Fort Worth]]> Mon, 04 Jul 2016 16:56:56 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/Kaboom_Town_Fireworks.gif
We've collected where you can see the "rockets' red glare" in North Texas this Fourth of July.

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<![CDATA[An Evening With Al Pacino, Hosted by Gary Cogill]]> Fri, 01 Jul 2016 18:34:20 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AP_16174735558697.jpg
On July 30, Gary Cogill will walk out on stage at The WinStar Casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma and introduce film and theater legend, Al Pacino.

Photo Credit: Jonathan Short/Invision/AP, File]]>
<![CDATA[Cogill Reviews 'The Legend of Tarzan']]> Fri, 01 Jul 2016 17:34:53 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/The+Legend+of+Tarzan.jpg
More than fifty Tarzan movies have appeared over the years, from the first silent film in 1918, to eleven Tarzan films starring Johnny Weissmuller in the 1930s and 40s.]]>
<![CDATA[15th Annual Asian Film Festival Dallas]]> Fri, 01 Jul 2016 15:09:48 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/AFFD+2016+Web+Samurai+Hustle.jpg
Don't miss the 15th Annual Asian Film Festival of Dallas July 14 - 21 at the Angelika Film Center in Mockingbird Station.

Photo Credit: Samurai Hustle Returns]]>
<![CDATA[Hold the Burgers: Meatless July 4 Grilling Ideas]]> Mon, 04 Jul 2016 07:24:01 -0500 http://media.nbcdfw.com/images/213*120/grilled-veggie-split-thumb.jpg
The Fourth of July barbecue doesn't always have to be about hot dogs and burgers. The holiday is a great excuse to fire up the grill and throw on some tasty veggies that will make you forget about the standard...

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