The Front Row, 02/15/2007

Jeff Featherston and Andrea Hyde
We hear from three of the vocalists involved in this evening's Col Canto performance of passionate Italian art songs. They join us for a preview in KUHF's Performance Studio and KUHF's Chris Johnson talks with the director and the two leads in the current Theatre LaB production of Neil LaBute's discomfiting foray into the world of sexual politics; his stage comedy-drama, Fat Pig . . .

Co-Founder/Directtor Karen Stokes stops into the KUHF studios with her mother Roberta Stokes and dancer Leslie Scates to talk with KUHF's Catherine Lu about the current presentation from the Travesty Dance Group.  Listen  Download 

Singers Tracy Rhodus, Nancy Markeloff and Randolph Lacy are joined by pianist Perotti Smith and TF host Dean Dalton for a preview of the Col Canto recital Sognando d'amore (Dreaming of Love): An evening of Italian Art Song. It's tonight at the Italian Cultural and Community Center.   Listen  Download 

Poet Christopher Dunn reads his poem Unseem. He and others from the University of Houston Creative Writing Department will read from their work at the next event on the Gulf Coast Reading Series.  Listen  Download  

KUHF's Chris Johnson talks with Director Ed Muth, and actors Andrea Hyde and Jeff Featherston about the current Theater LaB production of Neil LaBute's Fat PigListen  Download