The Front Row, Friday, 05/19/2009

Actors from Masquerade Theatre, along with Artistic Director Philip Duggins, perform numbers from Andrew Lloyd Webber's Evita, based on the life of early twentieth-century Argentinean First Lady and national heroine, Eva Perón...
Steven Fenley is the Associate Artistic Director of  the Texas Repertory Theatre. He directed the company's new production of Beth Henley's Southern Gothic Comedy, The Miss Firecracker Contest, which features actor Kay Allmand as beauty-pageant contestant, Carnelle Scott, and Jen Lucy as her new friend and seamstress, Popeye Jackson. They all speak with KUHF's Bob Stevenson. Listen. Download.

Joe Watts is Artistic Director of Theatre New West, and actor Taavi Mark plays "Benjamin," the Jewish concentration-camp prisoner, in the company's production of Dan Clancy's drama, The Timekeepers. They both chat with TFR host St. John Flynn.
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Masquerade Theatre presents the Tony-Award-winning musical, Evita, by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, opening this weekend and running Friday and Saturday nights at 8:00PM and Sunday afternoons at 2:00 through May 31st at the Hobby Center's Zilkha Hall. 
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