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Our Late Night, Houston

Our Late Night photo by Anthony RathbunGreg Dean, Mikelle Johnson in Wallace Shawn's Our Late NightBy Wallace ShawnThe Catastrophic Theatre at DiverseWorks, HoustonDirected by Jason NodlerFeaturing Catastrophic company members Greg Dean, Mikelle Johnson, Jeff Miller, Karina Pal Montano-Bowers,  ...

Turn of the Screw, Houston

Turn of the ScrewBenjamin BrittenHouston Grand OperaJanuary 29, 2010www.houstongrandopera.orgAndrew Kennedy (Quint) and Michael Kepler Meo (Miles). Photo by Felix SanchezHouston Grand Opera reaches its half-way point of its stellar six-year Benjamin Britten cycle with Turn of the Screw ,  ...

Tosca, Houston

Toscaby Giacomo PucciniHouston Grand OperaJanuary 23, 2010Houston, TXwww.houstongrandopera.orgPatricia Racette (Tosca) and Alexey Dolgov (Cavaradossi) in HGO's new production of Puccini's Tosca  Photo by Felix SanchezSuicide, torture, attempted rape—no, not the Fox Television hit show, 24, but Tosca, Puccini's treasured  ...

Lohengrin-Houston

LohengrinMusic and Libretto by Richard WagnerHouston Grand OperaNovember 8, 2009Houston, TXwww.houstongrandopera.orgSimon O'Neill (Lohengrin) and Adrianne Pieczonka (Elsa) in Wagner's LohengrinCredit: Courtesy of Houston Grand Opera; Photo by Felix SanchezWhat is it about do-gooders who want to remain anonymous? Whether  ...

Elixir of Love, Houston

The Elixir of Loveby Gaetano DonizettiHouston Grand OperaOctober 24, 2009Houston, TXwww.houstongrandopera.orgEktarina Slurina (Adina)  HGO Chorus. Photo: Felix Sanchez. Attention sensitive men of questionable self esteem, sometimes you get thegirl, and if you are lucky, the money too. So it goes  ...

Il Tabarro, Pagliacci, Houston

Il Tabarro/ PagliacciGiacomo Puccini/Ruggero LeoncavalloOpera in the HeightsOctober 1, 2009 http://www.operaintheheights.org/Kirsten Hoiseth playing Nedda, Chad Karl playing Tonio in Pagliacci. Photo by David HuntWhen I saw a man strolling down the aisle toward the stage, I figured he was  ...

Red Light Winter, Houston

Red Light Winterby Adam RappHorse Head Theatre Co.Houstonhttp://www.horseheadtheatre.org/Amy Burn, Troy Schulze. Photo by Anthony Rathbun Horse Head Theatre Co. launched their inaugural season with Adam Rapp's grim drama, Red Light Winter, not exactly a first out of the gate  ...

Houston Ballet

Houston Ballet“Without Boundaries”:“Falling Angels” (Jiří Kylián)“Elements” (Stanton Welch)“In the Upper Room” (Twyla Tharp)Wortham Theater Center, September 24-October 4, 2009Performed September 24, 2009www.houstonballet.org  In the Upper Room. Photo: Amitava SarkarWith Jiří Kylián’s “Falling Angels” and Twyla Tharp’s “In the Upper  ...

The House of the Spirits, Houston

The House of the Spiritsby Caridad Svichbased on the novel by Isabel AllendeMain Street TheaterHouston, TXwww.mainstreettheater.comforeground L-R: Blanca (Chelsea Ryan McCurdy) and Clara (Eva De La Cruz), background Alba (Laura Michelle Salas). photo by www.RicOrnelProductions.com Caridad Svich's The House of  ...