The Front Row, 07/25/2007

Shelly Powers
We find out what the 200 young dancers at the Houston Ballet's Summer Intensive have been up to this summer. Shelly Power stops in to tell us what we can expect form their grand finale performance tomorrow evening. We also hear from several of the directors involved in Houston's latest theatrical endeavor, the Houston Urban theatre Series . . .

Shelly Power is the Associate Director of the the Houston Ballet Ben Stevenson Academy. She chats with KUHF's Catherine Lu about the 2007 Summer Intensive program and the work that was created during that time. The summer workshop concludes with fully-staged performances tomorrow and Friday night.   Listen  Download 

Reginald Edmund is the Founder and Artistic Director of the Houston Urban Theatre Series. He and the three directors involved with the series talk with KUHF's Chris Johnson about ther mission and the work that will be represented during several staged readings running through this Sunday eveningat the Silver House Theatre, 1107 Chartres St .   Listen  Download   

TFR Producer Bob Stevenson talks with Producer-Director Lawrence R. Hott. He is responsible for the new American Masters film-portrait John James Audubon: Drawn from Nature. It premieres tonight at 9:00 on Houston PBS, Channel 8.  Listen  Download