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Meet The Alley’s New Artistic Director And Enter HGO’s World Of Mini Opera Films

We rub shoulders with the new head of the Alley Theatre and introduce you to Houston Grand Opera’s YouTube operas, which tell Houston love stories.

Alley Theatre Artistic Director Rob Melrose and Mezzo-soprano Cecilia Duarte


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In this episode of "Unwrap Your Candies Now," Catherine Lu chats with Carleen Graham, director of HGOco, about Houston Grand Opera's web opera series, Star-Cross'd.

And Ernie Manouse explores the Alley Theatre's upcoming 2019-2020 season with the company's new Artistic Director, Rob Melrose.

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Catherine Lu

Catherine Lu

Senior 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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