The Front Row, 05/12/2006

Dominic Walsh and Mercury Baroque present Romeo and Juliet
Choreographer/Director Dominic Walsh stopped by the KUHF Performance Studio with members of Mercury Baroque to talk about their latest collaboration. . .

Joining the collaboration as well, are Rob Bundy from Stages Theatre and Costume Designer Fabio Toblini. These forces join to present a new dance setting of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet next weekend in the Wortham Center. Perforamnces are Friday and Saturday May 19th and 20th. Ticketing is being handled by The Hobby Center and more information is at http://www.thehobbycenter.org/. Audio here. 

Bob Stevenson talked by phone with flutist/penny-whistler Joanie Madden. She leads the all-female Irish traditional band Cherish the Ladies in concert tomorrow night at The Centrum, 6823 Cypresswodd Dr. More information is at http://www.cypresscreekface.org/. Audio here. 

Finally, percussion master Zakir Hussain talked about the 2006 Masters of Percussion tour which comes to Houston's Wortham Center tomorrow evening at 8:00 and presented by the Indo-American Association. More information is at http://www.iaahouston.com/. Audio here.