See you at the movies!
Asian Film Festival
What: More than 25 captivating features, from Hong Kong thrillers (opening night’s The Beast Stalker) to action movies and documentaries.
Why: Night watch.
When: Fri.-July 23. Showtimes at affd.bside.com.
Where: The Magnolia, 3699 McKinney Ave., ste. 100 (214-764-9106). Tickets online at affd.org.
One-Day Dance Workshop
What: Learn choreography from the cast of the Tony-winning musical A Chorus Line, which is in town for Dallas Summer Musicals. (Advanced dancers only, please.)
Why: Observation tickets, too.
When: Sat., 10 a.m.-noon.
Where: The Majestic Theatre, 1925 Elm St. R.S.V.P. to 214-969-7469.
Taste of the Mansion
What: The ritzy hotel dishes a three-course dinner for $49 at its resto or lantern-lit outdoor terrace.
Why: Peanut butter torte for dessert.
When: Thru end of summer. Sun.-Wed., 6-10 p.m.
Where: 2821 Turtle Creek Blvd. R.S.V.P. to 214-443-4747.
What: The dreamy Dallas band (think Radiohead meets Death Cab for Cutie) plays a CD release show with special guests Scott McCurry and Chris August.
Why: Music to the ears.
When: Sat., 8 p.m. Doors open at 7 p.m.
Where: Granada Theater, 3524 Greenville Ave. (214-824-9933). Tickets online at granadatheater.com.
What: The Party, Stay, and Play sleepover package starts at $109 a night.
Why: And it includes a $25 food and bev tab at the bar.
When: Thru Sept. 1. Sun.-Wed.
Where: 901 Fort Worth Ave. (214-393-2300).