The Front Row, 2/14/2008

Cabaret Unkempt: Jennylin Duany & Elizabeth Doud
Happy Valentine's Day! Hear about two very different cabaret programs today: "Cabaret Unkempt" by Cuban American performer Jennylin Duany and Opera Vista's Cabaret Evening of Love Songs by German American composer Kurt Weill. The early-music ensemble, Mercury Baroque, also offers "A Vivaldi Valentine" . . .

Can Baroque music be "romantic"?  Dean Dalton chats with Artistic Director Antoine Plante about the passion of A Vivaldi Valentine, Mercury Baroque's next concert, this Friday at 8pm, at the Wortham Center.  Listen  Download

Opera Vista explores the irony & sophistication of the love songs of Kurt Weill!  For its Valentine's offering, the chamber opera company presents a Cabaret Evening, this Saturday at Caf? Brazil.  In the studio for a preview with Dean are Opera Vista's Shelley Auer & Misha Penton (singers), Stephen Jones (pianist) and Viswa Subbaraman (Artistic Director).  Listen  Download 

DiverseWorks presents Jennylin Duany's Cabaret Unkempt this Friday & Saturday, 8pm.  Ms. Duany & co-performer Elizabeth Doud, both Miami-based writers & dancers, talk with Catherine Lu about the issues of body image that drive the show.  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...