The Front Row, Tuesday, 5/20/2008

KUHF's Catherine Lu talks with choreographer James Kudelka on today's edition of the program. Houston Ballet presents his newest piece Little Dancer on its Spring Mixed Repertory Program. We also hear from cast members of the Theater LaB production of Bright Lights, Big City...
Choreographer James Kudelka talks with KUHF's Catherine Lu about his new piece, Little Dancer. They are joined in the conversation by Mea Venema who is the assistant to the Dutch choreographer Hans van Manen. His work, Five Tangos. Both pieces can be seen in the Houston Ballet Spring 2008 Mixed Repertory program.  Listen.  Download.  **Extended Version**

Cast members from the Theater LaB Houston production of Bright Lights, Big City gather in the Performance Studio with KUHF's Chris Johnson for a preview.  Listen.  Download.

KUHF's Catherine Lu talks with Houston philosopher and artist Fernando Casas about his paintings and drawings currently on display at Gremillion and Company, Fine Arts Inc. The exhibition EM-BARK-BODI-MENTS is on view through this Sunday.  Listen.  Download.  **Extended Version**.

To view a full-size version of Mr. Casas' "Ship of State" (pictured above), please click here.