The Front Row

Houston Ballet – The Taming of the Shrew

Houston Ballet Principal Dancer, Melody Mennite, chats about her role as the feisty “Kate” in The Taming of the Shrew. The company presents John Cranko's ballet, based on Shakespeare's “battle-of-the-sexes” comedy, starting tomorrow night at the Wortham Center.

Melody Mennite chats with Catherine Lu.

Pictured: Dancers Melody Mennite as “Kate” and Connor Walsh as “Petruchio”; photo by Pam Francis