The Front Row

Tuesday, 4/6/2010

Members of the Brentano String Quartet [pictured] talk about their Houston Friends of Chamber Music concert. Playwright Lans Traverse chats about her World Première drama, Driftwood. And actor-singers from Masquerade Theatre perform songs from Stephen Sondheim’s Company.

Brentano String Quartet violinists Mark Steinberg & Serena Canin talk with KUHF’s Catherine Lu about their namesake, what it’s been like playing together for nearly 20 years and their Houston Friends of Chamber Music concert program, featuring?works by?Mendelssohn,?Schumann and a new commision by Stephen Hartke.? Listen? Download

Main Street Theater’s current main stage production is?Driftwood by US-born, London-based?Lans Traverse.? TFR?Producer Bob Stevenson chats with the playwright and MST Artistic Director Rebecca Greene Udden about the company’s World Premiere production.? Listen? Download? *Extended Version*

Castmembers from Masquerade Theatre perform songs from?Stephen Sondheim’s Company.? Artistic Director & Producer Phillip Duggins shares insights on their new production of this “concept” musical.??Pianist Sally Gardner accompanies the singers, and?Bob Stevenson hosts the interview from the Geary Performance Studio.? Listen? Download


Catherine Lu

Catherine Lu

Content Producer & Announcer

While growing up in Chicago and Houston, Catherine’s love for art, music and creative writing was influenced by her teachers and parents. She was once concertmaster of the Clear Lake High School Orchestra and a four-time violinist of the Texas All-State Symphony. A graduate of the University of Chicago, Catherine...

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