Category Archives: Entertainment

Backstage Arlington Journeys Back in Time to the Origins of Rock Music

Articles Backstage Arlington 03-21-16

MyArlingtonTV is taking a trip across The American Dream City to showcase some of the diverse musical acts happening in Arlington’s schools, restaurants, churches and neighborhoods. Hosted by Tika Cook, “Backstage Arlington” highlights some of the different music acts and performing venues that exist in Arlington. The newest episode features Mike DeLoach…

April 2016 Student-Athlete of the Month: Eric Walker

Articles Student Athlete of the Month 04-28-16

Eric Walker, senior for Martin High School’s baseball and football teams, has been selected as the City of Arlington’s Student-Athlete of the Month for April 2016. With a 7-2 record on the mound in 2016 and a 0.40 ERA, Walker has been a leader for the Warriors and was an integral…

Arlington Excited to Help Make Dreams Come True for Filmmakers

Articles Film-Friendly 4-21-16

Lights, camera, action in The American Dream City! The City of Arlington is proud to announce it is now a Film Friendly certified community recognized by the Texas Film Commission. The Film Friendly Texas program provides training and ongoing guidance to statewide community representatives on how to effectively market their communities…

UT Arlington’s Lady Movin’ Mavs are National Champs

Articles Movin Mavs 04-01-16

UTA’s successful men’s and women’s wheelchair basketball programs are a point of pride for the university.  On March 12, 2016 the Lady Movin’ Mavs, in just their second year of competition, won the National Intercollegiate Wheelchair Basketball Tournament.UTA’s 2016 Spirit Week ended with a university-wide pep rally. Watch to see…

UT Arlington, Women’s Basketball Coach Krista Gerlich Agree on Contract Extension

UTA basketball media day at College Park Center on the campus of the University of Texas at Arlington in Arlington, Texas on November 4, 2015. (Photo by/Sharon Ellman)

The University of Texas at Arlington and women’s basketball coach Krista Gerlich have agreed to a two-year contract extension through the 2019-20 season. Additional contract terms were not disclosed.“We’re pleased to have Coach Gerlich extended for an additional two years,” UT Arlington Athletic Director Jim Baker said. “She and her…

Dallas Opera to Present Free Simulcast of ‘Show Boat’ at AT&T Stadium

Articles Opera Show Boat 04-14-16

The Dallas Opera will present a FREE simulcast of Show Boat at AT&T Stadium in Arlington at 7:30 p. m. Saturday, April 23. Introduce friends and family to the magic of musical theater with this spectacular production. The groundbreaking 1927 masterpiece by Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein II is set in the 1880s and…