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Featured articles by Sherri Tilley | Journalist | The Flash List | Dallas, Texas, USA

FEATURED ARTICLES

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Top stories, featured articles, and photo journalism by Sherri Tilley, publisher of The Flash List entertainment guide (shown with Brad Whitford and Derek St. Holmes).
FEATURED ARTICLES
5 Reasons Every Girl NEEDS a Rolls-Royce Ghost

5 Reasons Every Girl NEEDS a Rolls-Royce Ghost

From its classic features to its fashion-forward style, this luxury motor car from Goodwood, England, is a supermodel of refined elegance.

Interview with Hollywood Actor Val Kilmer

Interview with Hollywood Actor Val Kilmer

Val Kilmer, one of the Top 100 Movie Stars of All Time, talks about acting, the power of humor, Amadeus, Nirvana lyrics, the American way of living, and more.

Isaac Rousso: Concessionaire Extraordinaire

Isaac Rousso: Concessionaire Extraordinaire

How this humble restaurateur rose to success at the State Fair of Texas before receiving an offer to take his food concepts nationwide.

Texas Auto Writers Association Announces Winners of Excellence in Craft Competition

TAWA Announces Winners of Excellence in Craft Competition

Event coincided with local auto-industry press conferences which took place during State Fair of Texas media day.

The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Offers Grown-Up Features for the Kid in You

The 2017 Chrysler Pacifica Offers Grown-Up Features for the Kid in You

Advanced features demonstrate that this family minivan doesn't toy around with working hard so that you can stay focused on playing hard.

David Cook Discusses a Fresh New Sound and Reinventing His Wheel

David Cook Discusses a Fresh New Sound and Reinventing His Wheel

The singer-songwriter of American Idol fame talks about the creative process, feeling fortunate, and surrounding himself with the right people.

5 Things I Learned While Working with Habitat for Humanity

5 Things I Learned While Working with Habitat for Humanity

From debunking common misconceptions to using power tools on site, this now-veteran volunteer highlights a few interesting facts.

The Versatile 2017 Lexus GS F Adapts from Country Club to Countryside

The Versatile 2017 Lexus GS F Adapts from Country Club to Countryside

This luxury sports sedan offers elegance and speed for the stylishly high-heeled and seriously lead-footed..

Who Told You You're Not Beautiful?

Who Told You You're Not Beautiful? #ImNoAngel

Sherri Tilley poses this question to ladies of all shapes and sizes: Who told you that you're not beautiful? And what price have you paid for believing the lie?

Following El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail

Following El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail

Venture back in time as early explorers and pioneering families set out on a quest for gold, geography, God, and glory.

Moonshine: That Hee Haw Musical Ain't Yer Mama's Broadway Score

Moonshine: That Hee Haw Musical Ain't Yer Mama's Broadway Score

Robert Horn, along with critically-acclaimed country music singer/songwriters Brandy Clark and Shane McAnally, make Moonshine good y'all ... reeeal good.

Interview with Guitarists Brad Whitford and Derek St. Holmes

Interview with Guitarists Brad Whitford and Derek St. Holmes

The classic rock musicians (of Aerosmith and Ted Nugent's band, respectively) discuss their passion for music and having the freedom to run their own show.

Off-Roading in the Toyota Tacoma TRD

Off-Roading in the Toyota Tacoma TRD

C'mon, let's go places ... like perhaps on an off-road adventure with Mike Sweers, the chief engineer for both the Toyota Tacoma and Tundra.

Grimaldi's Coal Brick-Oven Pizzeria

Restaurant Review: Grimaldi's Coal Brick-Oven Pizzeria

In our search for an upscale and romantic pizzeria, we've found ourselves sitting at an establishment thinking, This is not it. Then we found Grimaldi's.

How to Navigate a Wine Tasting Festival

How to Navigate a Wine Tasting Festival

Tips on attending wine tasting festivals which can be so much fun and exactly the place to learn about wines with just the minimal investment of the ticket price.

24 Hours of Mardi Gras

24 Hours of Mardi Gras with the Krewe of Who?

Midnight to midnight at Mardi Gras Galveston, we spent 24 hours alongside the Krewe of Who? attempting to challenge the luxury you know.

Concert Review of Dennis DeYoung: Music of Styx

Concert Review: Dennis DeYoung and the Music of Styx

Dennis DeYoung is still as vivacious as ever (clearly evidenced by the emphatic shout of one audience member, You've still got it man!!).

A Mushy 'Make-Up' Letter to the Dallas Symphony Orchestra

A Mushy 'Make-Up' Letter to the Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Superstar violinist Pinchas Zukerman joined the Dallas Symphony Orchestra at Saturday evening's sold-out gala concert performance.

Concert Review of Christmas Pops with Marvin Hamlisch

Concert Review of Christmas Pops with Marvin Hamlisch

Hamlisch humorously took on-the-spot Hanukkah song title requests from the audience like we were all in an episode of Whose Line Is It Anyway?.

Cirque Musica is C'est Magnifique!

Concert Review: Cirque Musica is C'est Magnifique!

C'est Magnifique! Cirque Musica blends the grace and thrills of the world's greatest circus performers with stunning symphonic music ... and it's magnificent!

Spa Etiquette and Tips on How to Get a Massage at a Spa

Spa Etiquette and Tips on How to Get a Massage at a Spa

From what to wear, when to shower, and how much to tip, this guide to spa etiquette will explain what to expect from an upscale massage experience.

Navigate Dallas International Film Festival (and Spot Celebrities)

Navigate Dallas International Film Festival (and Spot Celebrities)

How can you meet the movie industry's upcoming movers and shakers? It's not as hard as you might think!

Musical Theater Review: Wicked Presented by Dallas Summer Musicals

Musical Theater Review: Wicked Presented by Dallas Summer Musicals

Amanda Jane Cooper and Emily Koch provide strong comedic fervor to the already-funny classic script to make the show even more 'thrillifying.'

Theater Review of Pluck the Day by Steven Walters

Theater Review of Pluck the Day by Steven Walters

Very smartly written and hilaaaariously funny, this fresh comedy by Steven Walters (Glenn Reed on Friday Night Lights) is not just your typical redneck joke.

Elf the Musical is Scrumptiously Satisfying

Elf the Musical is Scrumptiously Satisfying

This well-written, well-performed show is rife with one-liners, slapstick comedy, and jazzy choreography that makes for pure 'elfin magic.'

Opera Review: La Traviata (The Fallen Woman)

Review of The Dallas Opera: La Traviata (The Fallen Woman)

If you've been waiting for a truly great classic opera with talented performers, passionate romance, soundtrack-worthy music, period costumes, and wildly impressive set design, this is it.

Thrill Rides and Exotic Drives: Motorsport Adventures in DFW

Thrill Rides and Exotic Drives: Motorsport Adventures in DFW

Ladies and gentlemen, rev up your engines for some of the most adrenaline-pumping extreme ride and drive experiences in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex.

Event Review: Dallas Stars Hockey & Heels

Event Review: Dallas Stars Hockey & Heels

Ladies met players, toured the Stars locker room, experienced wine tastings and on-ice hockey demonstrations, and even showed off their own hockey skills!

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Indulging Your Sweet Tooth at the Dallas Chocolate Festival

06/29/16 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Review and additional photos of the Chocolate Conference including the elegant, the exotic, and the every day (as in, which chocolate we could eat every day)!

Best Fourth of July Celebrations and Fireworks Shows in DFW

06/15/16 | © SHERRI TILLEY

From parades and live music to street dancing and tubing, find the biggest celebrations and best firework displays in North Texas.

Musical Theater Review: Wicked Presented by Dallas Summer Musicals

04/23/16 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Amanda Jane Cooper and Emily Koch provide strong comedic fervor to the already-funny classic script to make the show even more 'thrillifying.'

Navigate Dallas International Film Festival (and Spot Celebrities)

04/13/16 | © SHERRI TILLEY

How can you meet the movie industry's upcoming movers and shakers? It's not as hard as you might think ... participate in interactive movie discussions and filmmaker meet and greets!

Video Association of Dallas Supports Texas Artists

03/29/16 | © SHERRI TILLEY

The mission of VAD is to promote, support, and advance the work of Texas artists working in video and the electronic arts.

Pat and Emmitt Smith Charities Create Unique Enrichment Opportunities

02/02/16 | © SHERRI TILLEY

PESC is a public charity founded to create unique educational experiences and enrichment opportunities for underserved children.

Tips on Attending an FC Dallas Soccer Match

12/29/15 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Get information about FC Dallas game viewing options such as all-you-can-eat ticket options, open-air Suite Deck availabilities, pre-game experiences, and more.

Maxima Takes Cues from Blue Angels

06/03/15 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Nissan's visit to the U.S. Navy's Blue Angels? has resulted in a highly distinctive fighter jet inspired luxury design for the brand's 4-door sports car.

Nissan Introduces 2017 Pathfinder and Announces New Partnership with Klyde Warren Park

03/25/15 | © SHERRI TILLEY

A remarkable showcase of sophisticated design, cutting-edge technology, and advanced engineering is on display at the 2015 DFW Auto Show.

The Future in Sight: All-New Automobiles at the DFW Auto Show

03/03/15 | © SHERRI TILLEY

For better or for worse, DTC engages audiences with tales of matrimony, examining the role of women in society ... when equality and justice are denied.

R&R at a B&B on a Road Trip Adventure to Fredericksburg

02/09/15 | © SHERRI TILLEY

C'mon, let's go places ... therapeutic ones. Fredericksburg, Texas, beckons with scenic Hill Country vistas, winery tours, art galleries, shopping, golfing, spas, and more.

Mazda Showcases Latest in KODO Design

01/27/15 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Capturing the moment that energy becomes movement, KODO elicits the sensation of sudden acceleration even when the vehicle is at a complete standstill.

101 Romantic Gestures and Ways to Say I Love You

01/01/15 | © SHERRI TILLEY

101 ways to show your love and appreciation to your spouse or significant other with ideas such as gifts, couples activities, loving gestures, and romantic things to do.

Car Review of the 2015 Chrysler 200

12/01/14 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Named Mid-Size Car of Texas, the 2015 Chrysler 200 delivers adrenaline-inducing acceleration along with luxury, comfort, and forward-thinking technology.

RIDE TV Launches New Cable Network Television Channel

11/24/14 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Businessman John Paul DeJoria and actor Ricky Schroder made appearances at the RIDE TV launch party which featured live music by Kyle Redd and band.

Elf the Musical is Scrumptiously Satisfying

11/19/14 | © SHERRI TILLEY

This well-written, well-performed show is rife with one-liners, slapstick comedy, and jazzy choreography that makes for pure 'elfin magic.'

Thrill Rides and Exotic Drives: Motorsport Adventures in DFW

10/15/14 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Ladies and gentlemen, rev up your engines for some of the most adrenaline-pumping extreme ride and drive experiences in the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex.

Opera Review: Die tote Stadt

03/21/14 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Intertwined in the exciting themes of this suspenseful psychological thriller is a wonderfully romantic love story told through powerfully passionate music.

Interview with Actor/Director Andrew McCarthy

11/03/13 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Out to change the world one trip at a time, actor/director Andrew McCarthy has bared his soul in The Longest Way Home: One Man's Quest for the Courage to Settle Down.

Oishii Proprietor Thanh Nguyen Serves No-Shame Sushi

11/01/13 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Beautiful and extremely fresh sushi rolls served in a hospitable atmosphere that allows diners to ease into Asian cuisine at a comfortable pace.

George W. Bush Presidential Center

05/13/13 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Have your photo taken in the full-scale replica of the Oval Office, touch a beam from the World Trade Center, or stroll the Rose Garden.

Music Recap of Shirley Jones Concert Event

04/27/13 | © SHERRI TILLEY

This accomplished singer, actress, author, and pop culture icon is known as one of America's favorite TV moms, Shirley Partridge on the television series The Partridge Family.

Interview with Guitarists Brad Whitford and Derek St. Holmes

04/27/13 | © SHERRI TILLEY

The classic rock musicians (of Aerosmith and Ted Nugent's band, respectively) discuss their passion for music and having the freedom to run their own show.

Winspear Opera House at the AT&T PAC

05/18/12 | © SHERRI TILLEY

No longer just a glimmer of hope from decades past, the Dallas Arts District is now a cluster of Dallas gems, with the glowing crimson Winspear Opera House as its ruby.

Food Tours of America Offers Narrated Walking Tour

05/17/12 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Rediscover Dallas during a fully-narrated walking tour, and enjoy the delicious local cuisine of charming Uptown.

Nasher Sculpture Center

04/27/12 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Home to the renowned Raymond and Patsy Nasher Collection, the Nasher Sculpture Center is devoted to the exhibition and preservation of modern sculpture.

Opera Review: The Magic Flute

04/21/12 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Enchantingly delightful,The Magic Flute is like a wonderfully wacky mixture of The Wizard of Oz, The Nutcracker, Shrek, and Sid and Marty Krofft's HR Pufnstuf.

Grimaldi's Coal Brick-Oven Pizzeria

03/10/12 | © SHERRI TILLEY

In our search for an upscale and romantic pizzeria, we have more than once found ourselves sitting at an establishment thinking, This is not it. Then we found Grimaldi's.

Event Review: Dallas Stars Hockey & Heels

02/24/12 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Ladies met players, toured the Stars locker room, experienced wine tastings and on-ice hockey demonstrations, and even showed off their own hockey skills!

Opera Review: Tristan & Isolde

02/17/12 | © SHERRI TILLEY

This famous and exceedingly important work by Richard Wagner was influenced by the philosophy that man is continually driven by unachievable desires.

Theater Review of Pluck the Day by Steven Walters

02/10/12 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Very smartly written and hilaaaariously funny, this fresh comedy by Steven Walters (Glenn Reed on Friday Night Lights) is not just your typical redneck joke.

Top Films and Great Movies to Watch

01/01/12 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Top movie suggestions include chick flicks and macho movies as well as a few of our picks from the genres of classic, comedy, drama, music, romance, sports, and more.

Interview with Travel Channel Host Samantha Brown

11/12/11 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Travel Channel host Samantha Brown speaks about her life and adventures, the world's perception of Americans, and showing Anthony Bourdain how to smile.

Cirque Musica is C'est Magnifique!

11/04/11 | © SHERRI TILLEY

C'est Magnifique! Cirque Musica blends the grace and thrills of the world's greatest circus performers with stunning symphonic music ? and it's magnificent!

Komali's Fresh Vibe is a Bright Contrast to Traditional Tex-Mex

07/12/11 | © SHERRI TILLEY

At lunch, Chef Abraham Salum had blushed as our mutual associate relayed word about how much the Bushes had enjoyed his food.?Yes, those Bushes.

Meyerson Symphony Center

05/25/11 | © SHERRI TILLEY

The center is known for unsurpassed acoustics and unobstructed lines of sight, and we've been pleased with all of our seating options - but for different reasons.

Capos to Concerts at the Dallas International Guitar Festival

04/19/10 | © SHERRI TILLEY

From capos to concerts, the Dallas International Guitar Festival seems to have a bit of everything for those who play music as well as those who just love to hear it.

An Introduction to How to Eat Sushi Properly

01/01/09 | © SHERRI TILLEY

Although the appeal of eating sushi continues to grow in America, partaking can sometimes be a tricky maze of strange foods, dissimilar cultural traditions, and foreign languages.
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