Presented by Texas Parks & Wildlife Foundation and TOYOTA
Texas Monthly took the stage for the first time ever at the historic Paramount Theatre in downtown Austin to a packed house of over 900 guests! Mixing live performances, music, video, and narration, this special 90-minute editorial performance took audience members on a gritty storytelling journey through the eyes of our Texas Monthly editors. The event continued across the street at 800 Congress for the VIP after-party with cocktails and music in celebration Texas Parks & Wildlife Foundation’s “We Will Not Be Tamed” theme. Paramount guests, editors, storytellers, and special guests alike all came together to celebrate a night full of legendary Texas stories!
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Mom – In Touch / Senior Editor Abby Johnston discovers a forgotten notebook with clues that, twenty years on, connect her to her mother.
Staking Claims / Contributor Amparo Garcia-Crow draws connections between being the inaugural director of Austin’s Mexican American Cultural Center and heir to Spanish land grant acreage to reveal an untamed Texas tale of invention and legacy.
Musical composition, music direction, and lead performance by Carrie Rodriguez