The Front Row

The Front Row, Friday, 5/30/2008

We bid a fond farewell to one of the guiding spirits of Houston’s Cultural Community. Lindi Yeni is going back home to South Africa after 27 years of leading the organization she founded here in Houston, The Kumba House African Dance Theatre. We also hear from TV and film maker Nobu Adilman as we discuss his presentation, Getting to Nobu at the Aurora Picture Show…

TV host and film-maker Nobu Adilman presents a show-and-tell screening of his work for film, TV and some other surprises for the Aurora Picture Show. His presentation Getting to Nobu is part of Slant: Bold Asian American Images. KUHF’s St. John Flynn talks with him.  Listen.  Download.

Violinists Matt Detrickand Timothy Peters are the creative forces behind Houston’s newest chamber ensemble, The Apollo Chamber Players. They perform in KUHF’s Studio 3-C in anticipation of their inaugural concert.  Listen.  Download.

Lindi Yeni talks with TFR Producer Bob Stevenson about her 27 years in Houston and her work with the Kumba House Performance Theatre. She returns to her native home of Durban, South Africa.  Listen.  Download.