The Front Row, 10/15/2007

Dominic Walsh
Dancer and Choreographer Dominic Walsh discusses his company's newest production. It's a contemporary updating of the ballet Sleaping Beauty, which retains Tchaikovsky's music, but re-envisions the piece's title character as a modern gal, dealing with all of the issues faced by a 21st Century teenager . . .

KUHF News Anchor Jim Bell talks with Dr. Garry Gibbs. Gibbs was formerly with Houston Grand Opera and has just accepted a position as Executive Director of the Texas Commission on the Arts.  Listen  Download  

Choreographer Dominic Walsh disucess his newest production. Dominic Walsh Dance Theater presents performances of Sleeping Beauty this weekend in the Hobby Center's Zilkha Hall.  Listen  Download  

TFR Producer Bob Stevenson chats with artists Alma Tischler and Tilman about their work which is currently on display at the Gallery Sonja Roesch.  Listen  Download  

KUHF's Catherine Lu talks with author Jennifer Egan about her book The Keep. Ms. Egan has been nominated for a National Book Award and will read from her latest work tonight on the Imprint/Brown Reading Series at the Alley Theatre.   Listen  Download