The Front Row, 05/23/2007

John Lithgow
Actor/Author John Lithgow joins us on today's edition of the program. He will recite his new set of poems which have been written as narrartive for Christopher Weeldon's choreographic setting of Carnival of the Animals. We also hear from castmembers of the Texas Repertory Theatre production of A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum . . .

John Lithgow speaks by phone with TFR host Dean Dalton about his work as an actor, author and narrator. He's in town for the regional premiere of a danced version of Carnival of the Animals with choreography by Christopher Weeldon. Houston Ballet presents performances in the Wortham Center through June 3rd.  Listen  Download   

Castmembers from the Texas Repertory Theatre production of A funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum stop in to KUHF's Studio 3-c for a preview. Performances run through Saturday evening at the company's home which is located at 14243 Stuebner Airline Rd. Listen  Download   

Tamarie Cooper speaks with KUHF's Catherine Lu about her cabaret/musical show, 20 Love Songs. It's at The Axiom through June 9th.   Listen  Download