The Front Row, 05/14/2007

Three Brothers. Riga. by Irene Sheytman
There is a decidedly Russian tone to most of our program today. We speak with Mark Carrier, who directed Dos Chicas Theater Commune's new production of the first great Socialist Realist drama, Maxim Gorky's The Lower Depths. We also look at exhibitions on display in the gallery of Houston's new Russian Cultural Center . . .

Foundation for Modern Music Artistic Director Adam Tendler will perform the Sonatas and Interludes for Prepared Piano by John Cage this Friday evening at the Rothko Chapel.   Listen  Download   

Director Mark Carrier talks with KUHF's Meghan Hendley about the Dos Chicas Theater Commune production of Maxim Gorky's socialist realist play, The Lower Depths.  Listen  Download   *Extended Interview*

Azerbaijani-born visual artists, Saida Fagala and Irina Sheytman talk with KUHF's Catherine Lu about the exhibition of their work, Time Reflections, which is currently on display at the Russian Cultural Center.  Listen  Download