The Front Row, 11/20/2007

The Invincible Czars
As we begin to usher in the Christmas Season we talk with dancers Nicholas Lescke and Kelly Myernick of the Houston Ballet. That company will open the 20th Anniversary Edition of The Nutcracker this weekend. We also hear from the Austin-based rock band, Invincible Czars. They are in KUHF's Performance Studio with their unique version of Tchaikovsky's most popular score. . .

Actors Carolyn Johnson and Rutherford Cravens talk with KUHF's Catherine Lu about the Main street Theater production of A.A. Milne's comedy of manners, Mr. Pim Passes By.  Listen  Download  

Houston Ballet Principal Dancers Kelly Myernick and Nicholas Leschke chat with Catherine Lu about the company's 20th Aniversary produciton of The Nutcracker.   Listen  Download

The Austin-based-band The Invincible Czars gather in the KUHF Performance Studio to give listeners a taste of their own version of Tchaikovsky's score for The Nutcracker. They'll be playing at the 20th annual Wortham Center Tree-Lighting Ceremony tomorrow at 11:00 AM.   Listen  Download