Monthly Archives: August 2011

SYLVIA is a Real Dog From Texas Rep

Don’t let that title scare you, but SYLVIA is very much a real dog in Texas Repertory Theatre’s current production of A.R. Gurney’s quite unusual and thoroughly amusing play of the same name. The original production opened in the spring … Continue reading

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STATESMEN Getaway a Delight at Crighton Theatre

The program’s title was Let’s Get Away From It All, and the vacation atmosphere was set the moment a very local audience of family, friends, and music fans entered the Crighton Theatre for the delightful concert of the STATESMEN CHORUS … Continue reading

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HAIRSPRAY Miracle From Lone Star College – CyFair

Readers familiar with the Broadway and movie editions of the delightful musical, HAIRSPRAY, probably need no reminders from me as to what fun that show offers. But I would have to say that in my experience the show has never … Continue reading

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HIGHWAYMEN Very Much Alive at Crighton Theatre

Houston Community Newspapers THE COURIER 8-21-2011             Last Saturday’s rousing “Guitars and Cadillacs” opening number from the onstage band may have been a bit too loud, but with the drums, 2 guitars, and keyboard at the ready, the solid “Family … Continue reading

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Pavilion Audience Thrice Blessed By Houston Ballet

—August 14, 2011  Houston Community Newspapers (HCN) The Courier                              Last weekend got underway with sleek and splendid elegance in shades of black and gold as the Houston Ballet took to the stage of the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion on Friday … Continue reading

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“Tripping” With Heroic Lambs

[ NOTE: The story below will appear in the forthcoming issue of The Lambs’ SCRIPT, the club’s magazine dating back to the 1930’s. The issue will be a 10th Anniversary tribute to the heroes and victims of September 11th. ] … Continue reading

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