The Front Row, 1/08/2008

Hear excerpts from the Tony Award-winning pop opera "Caroline, or Change," as cast members from Main Street Theater perform live on today's show! We also learn how opposites attract on Musiqa's next concert, and artist Jake Allee describes his ceramic work now on view at the new Eighteen Hands Gallery . . .

Composer Anthony Brandt's chamber opera The Birth of Somethingξand Pierre Jalbert's String Quartet No. 3ξmeet up with the avant-garde film Viscera on the program Opposites Attract, to be presented by Musiqaξand the Aurora Picture Show this Friday, 7:30pm, at the Hobby Center's Zilkha Hall.ξ Dean Dalton chats with Opera Director Brad Dalton (no relation), Professor Brandt & Andrea Grover, Aurora Picture Show Artistic Director.ξξ ListenξξDownload

Bob Stevenson hosts a liveξstudio session with singer-actors from Caroline, or Change, presentedξbyξMain Street Theater.ξ By Tony Kushner & Jeanin Tesori, this musical has been called one of the most unusualξever written!ξ In the studio: Tamara Siler (Caroline); Lori Dansby (Emmie); Melanie Finley, Roenia Thompson &ξCourntey Clark (The Radio); Glen Sharp (Musical Director); RebeccaξGreen Udden (Director).ξ Performances through January 20.ξξ Listenξ Download

Houston newest art space, The Eighteen Hands Gallery,ξis devoted to ceramics.ξ Meghan Hendleyξvisits the inaugural exhibit featuring pieces by award-winning craftsman Jake Allee.ξ The gallery is located at 249 W. 19th Street in The Heights. ξ Listenξ Downloadξ *Extended Interview*

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