The Front Row, 2/12/2008

Cantus: Dashon Burton & Gary Ruschman (L-R, Front Row)
Meet tenor Gary Ruschman & baritone Dashon Burton, two of the nine members of Cantus, the acclaimed Minnesota-based vocal ensemble! Hear the musical version of that famous French Revolution-set novel, "The Scarlet Pimernel," performed by Masquerade Theatre. And learn about a provocative and funny allegorical play, currently being offered at Stages Repertory Theatre . . .

Dean Dalton talks with Director Brad Dalton (no relation) & Dramaturg Rob Shimko of The Unseen, Craig Wright's allegorical drama-comedy, in production at Stages Repertory Theatre.  Final performances:  This Wednesday & Thursday at 7:30pm, Friday & Saturday at 8pm and Sunday at 3pm.  Listen  Download 

Producer-director Phillip Duggins & singer-actors from Masquerade Theatre present excerpts from Frank Wildhorn's The Scarlet Pimpernel, live from KUHF's Studio 3-C, hosted by Bob Stevenson.  Performances at the Hobby Center through February 24.  Listen  Download 

Houston Friends of Music presents the all-male, a cappella vocal ensemble Cantus tonight, 8pm, at Rice University's Stude Concert Hall.  Dean Dalton chats with Cantus' tenor Gary Ruschman & baritone Dashon Burton about the group's wide-ranging program, Into Temptation: A Measure of All Things Good or Ungood.  Listen  Download 

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Catherine Lu

Content Producer & Announcer

Catherine Lu joined KUHF in October 2004. Since then, she has been hosting the Classical 91.7's Afternoon Concert and sharing her favorite music with listeners...