The Front Row

The Front Row, Wednesday, 04/15/2009

One of Australia's leading dancer-choreographers, Ros Warby, talks with us about her award-winning work, Monumental, a solo piece that incorporates two of ballet's most iconic figures: the swan and the soldier. Warby performs Monumental Friday evening at the Wortham Center under the sponsorship of Society for the Performing Arts…

Society for the Performing Arts and its New Now Series present Australian dancer-choreographer Ros Warby and her award-winning solo work, Monumental, with original music by her creative partner, cellist-composer Helen Mountfort. Ms. warby talks about the piece with KUHF’s Catherine Lu. Listen. Download.

Houston Public Radio’s Meghan Hendley speaks with Melissa Mumper and Nicole Lawson Chelly, two of the four co-founders of the Bayou City’s newest stage production company, the Pandora Theatre.   Ms. Chelly directed Lone Star, and she and Ms. Mumper appear in Laundry and Bourbon, companion one-act comedies by James McLure that are Pandora Theatre’s inaugural offering. Listen. Download.

Castmembers from the current Masquerade Theatre production of Stephen Schwartz’s musical, Children of Eden gather in the Geary Performance Studio for a preview hosted by TFR Producer Bob Stevenson. Listen. Download.