Unwrap Your Candies Now

World Doctors Orchestra Makes Houston Debut And “Rent” Celebrates Major Anniversary

Music meets medicine, and stars of a Tony Award-winning rock musical stop by the studio.

In this episode of “Uwrap Your Candies Now,” Catherine Lu chats with two local musicians of the World Doctors Orchestra – Drs. Charles and Grace Lee. A married couple who met while playing in the Texas Medical Center Orchestra, The Lees spearheaded the effort to bring the global orchestra of doctors to Houston, where they will present a series of events culminating in a concert on August 17. Proceeds will benefit A Children’s House For The Soul.

Then, Ernie Manouse sits down with Cody Jenkins and Coleman Cummings, two of the stars of Rent. The 20th Anniversary touring production of Jonathan Larson’s beloved Broadway rock musical plays August 6 – 11 at the Hobby Center.

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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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