The Front Row, 09/05/2007

Ronald Hynd preparing a performance of The Merry Widow
English choreographer Ronald Hynd tells us about re-working Franz Lehar's popular operetta, The Merry Widow, as a dance piece, a revival production of which will open Houston Ballet's new season tomorrow night at the Wortham Center . . .

TFR host Dean Dalton talks with choreographer Ronald Hynd and his wife, Annette Page, about the Houston Ballet's revised production of The Merry Widow. Listen  Download 

Cast members from the Bayour City Concert Musicals production of The Secrect Garden gather in the KUHF performance studio for a preview of the upcoming production. Performances are this-weekend-only in the Heinen Theatre on the campuse of Houston Community College, 3517 Austin St.  Listen  Download   

Writer Maica Walker, Choreographer Amanda Glover and dancer Lauren Anderson talk with KUHF's Catherine Lu about their new multi-disciplinary performing version of Ms. walker's metaphorical verse novel, Storm Recaptured. Performances are tomorrow and Saturday night in the Kaplan Theatre at the Jewish Community Center.  Listen  Download  *Extended Interview*