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The Front Row, Wednesday, 08/13/2008

Posted on · Today Founder and Producing Artistic Director of Theatre Under The Stars Frank Young tells us about the exciting Broadway musicals coming to town in the new season. Director Matthew Schlief and musicians from the show gives us a preview of Synesthesia, a unique program that combines light and sound, with original music by the Two-Star Symphony. And Founding Director Andrea Cody and artists from two of the featured companies talk about this weekend's Dance Houston City-Wide Festival, an annual showcase of styles ranging from hip-hop and contemporary to ballroom and ethnic dance.

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The Front Row, Friday, 8/08/2008

Posted on · Today Grammy-Award nominated Tim Hagans and his band of local jazz all-stars preview a concert set to perform at DiverseWorks on Sunday. We also talk with director Chris Eska and producer Connie Hill about August Evening, their prize-winning independent feature film, which has its Southeast Texas premiere tomorrow evening at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston...

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The Front Row,Thursday, 8/07/2008

Posted on · Houston visual artist Nicola Parente shows us his recent paintings that make up the exhibition, "Journey", which is currently on display at Gremillion and Company Fine Art. Also playwrights Carl Williams and Warren Holleman talk to us about being two of five playwrights whose one-act dramas were chosen for staging at the Festival of Originals, a showcase of new scripts...

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The Front Row, Wednesday, 8/06/2008

Posted on · Today we speak with Rosemary Poole-Carter and Cynthia Greenwood, two of the Houston-area writers who will be featured at the Brazos Bookstore's first semi-annual Local Authors Day on Saturday. We chat also with John Dunn, Brandon Dinklage and Sanjay Mediwala about this Saturday's second annual Madcap 24 Festival...

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The Front Row, Thursday, 7/24/2008

Posted on · Today Houston artist Jeanna Cassanova discusses her colorful, glittery, and fanciful pieces, which will be showcased in her latest exhibition, In the Wake of Awake, at the Joan Wich and Company Gallery. Also, cast members from the Masquerade Theatre's production of Forever Plaid perform for us, and the theatre's founding Artistic Director Phillip Duggins talks about the "juke-box" musical...

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The Front Row, Wednesday, 7/23/2008

Posted on · Today, Academy Award winner Kevin Costner chats with KUHF's "Music From the Movies" host, Regina Scruggs about his acting, his band, and his new comedy Swing Vote, which Costner co-produced. Also, Adjunct Professor of Drama at the University of Houston/Downtown Kate Pogue talks about her latest volume entitled, Shakespeare's Family...


Electronic Recycling

Posted on · The life of a computer is approximately three to five years, leaving many people unsure how to dispose of their older computers. The Electronic Scrap Recycling program collects and recycles retired computers and other electronic scraps to preserve the environment. Solid Waste Department manager Marina Joseph says disposing electronics can be harmful. “And the cathode […]