The Front Row, 11/28/2006

Basil Twist
We meet puppeteer Basil Twist who has designed and built the larger-than-life-sized puppets that are the most visible players in Houston Grand Opera's new production of Humperdinck's Hansel and Gretel and we hear from actors James Black and David Rainey about the Alley Theatre's annual production of A Christmas Carol. . .

TFR Assistant Producer Catherine Lu goes to Houston's Wortham Center to take a look at the larger-than-life puppets that Basil Twist has designed and built for the current Houston Grand Opera Production of Hansel and Gretel. Catherine also talked with conductor/arranger Kathleen Kelley and HGO Studio artist Liam Bonner.  Listen  Download  *Extended Interview*

TFR host Dean Dalton talks with actors James Black and David Rainey. they both play Ebeneezer Scrooge in this year's Alley Theatre staging of A Christmas Carol.  Listen  Download 

KUHF's Meghen Hendely talks with artist Michael Somoroff about his light-sculpture installation Illumination I which currently on view on the grounds of the Rothko Chapel.  Listen  Download   *Extended Interview*