“A Night with Janis Joplin”

“A Night with Janis Joplin”

Janis Joplin still has a hold on us. “A Night with Janis Joplin,” at the Alley Theatre in Houston through Sept. 18, invites fans to hang out with the wild haired, wild-voiced character as she belts out raw emotion from the microphone then quietly reminisces about...
Museum part of Big Tex Road Trip

Museum part of Big Tex Road Trip

Big Tex Road Trip: With Low Gas Prices, Now’s the Time for an Epic Journey Across Texas, Houston Press reports. Southeast Texas stops including the Museum are featured in this spread, including the following on the Museum: “Museum of the Gulf Coast (700 Procter,...
008 Recommends Port Arthur Faith Trail

008 Recommends Port Arthur Faith Trail

Agent Cheré Coen presents “008 Recommends: The Faith Trail of Port Arthur” in the summer issue of “008” magazine. “Traveling around America, I’m always amazed at the strange hidden gems lurking around every corner. I love the quirky...
Happy Birthday, Janis Joplin

Happy Birthday, Janis Joplin

Port Arthur-born rock legend Janis Joplin would have turned 73 on Jan. 19. Avril Falgout, Port Arthur-born artist, will unveil a papier-mache sculpture of Joplin at Museum of the Gulf Coast, on view Jan. 18 through Mardi Gras. Joplin sang with the church choir in Port...