The Front Row, Monday, 05/19/2008

Playwright Tony Kushner talks with Bob Stevenson on the current edition of the program. They discuss Kushner's work and his appearance in Houston for the Imprint-Brown Reading Series. We also hear from Houston Grand Opera Studio Artist Albina Shagimuratova as joins us in the KUHF Performance Studio...
KUHF's Newsman Jim Bell reports on the endangered Peter Hurd mural at the former Prudential Insurance Co. building which is now owned by the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center and slated for demolition.  Listen.  Download.

KUHF's Dean Dalton calls in from Buenos Aires. He has just lead a group of travelers on the KUHF Arts and Performance tour through the beautiful sites and activities that are available in Chile.  Listen.  Download.

Soprano Albina Shagimuratova and pianist Kathleen Kelley from the Houston Grand Opera Studio stop by KUHF's Performance Studio for a preview of the recital being given tonight at Houston Baptist University. It's called Bel Canto: From Mozart to Rachmaninov.  Listen.  Download.

Playwright Tony Kushner chats with KUHF's Bob Stevenson about his work and his appearance in Houston for the Imprint-Brown Reading Series.  Listen.  Download.