The Front Row, 11/30/2007

James Black as Ebenezer Scrooge in A Christmas Carol
We talk with James Black who directs and stars as Ebenezer Scrooge in this year's Alley Theatre production of Charles Dickens' holiday classic, A Christmas Carol. It's currently on-stage at the Alley Theatre. We also hear from Cuban-American guitarist Rene Izquierdo in anticipation of his concert for the Katy Guitar Guild. . .

Brian Connelly is a pianiost and faculty artist at the Shepherd School of Music. He also is a member of th period instruments group known as Context and talks with TFR host Dean Dalton about the next concert of the season, Music in the Context of Time: the 1880's. It's this Sunday in Ducan Recital Hall at the Shepherd School of Music.  Listen  Download  

Guitarist Rene Izquierdo will play a cocnert in a private home this week on behalf of the Katy Guitar Guild. He stops by the KUHF Performance Studio to talk with KUHF's Elaine Kennedy and to play excerpts from his recital.  Listen  Download

James Black is a resident company member and and Asociate Artistic Director at Houston's Alley Theatre. He talks with TFR host Dean Dalton about the company's annual presentation of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol.  Listen  Download