The Front Row, Monday, 08/10/2009

We look at visual art works by Houston artists Emily Sloan and Anthony Day (pictured) which are currently on view at BOX 13 Artspace. We also find out about what's happening at this year's Ten By Ten showcase of new plays...
Joe Barnes's The Workshop, a short play all three of whose characters are themselves playwrights, is one of ten ten-minute mini-dramas by Houston area authors to be featured on this year's Ten By Ten new plays showcase, presented by ScriptWriters/Houston. Stuart Purdy is the stage-director for two more of the productions, Upstairs Dirty Bomb by Eric James, and Cuteness, by Leighza Walker. There are three performances of Ten By Ten 2009: this Friday and Saturday night at 8:00PM … and Sunday afternoon at 5:00PM … at Country Playhouse. Listen Download

Anthony Day's installation of totem figures and mediation objects at the BOX 13 Artspace is titled, Zen and the Indulgence of Environmental DestructionEmily Sloan is one of three Houston artists whose re-envisioned landscapes are included in the group exhibition, Enchantment. KUHF's Meghan Hendley takes a visit to the gather and chats with both artists. Listen Download