Monthly Archives: September 2013

Houston Ballet’s MERRY Farewell for a Beloved Dancer

YourHoustonNews.com_9-25-13 Fans of the legendary Broadway musical A Chorus Line will recall the song and lyric line announcing that, “Everything is beautiful At the Ballet.” That may never have been truer than at the recent opening night of the Houston … Continue reading

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A Stunning Sellout for The Players’ SOUTH PACIFIC

YourHoustonNews.com_9-19-13 Until recently some important family matters had kept me away from the delights of the Conroe theatre scene for over a year. What a pleasure to discover, upon my return, that sold-out houses for that same theatre scene were … Continue reading

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Symphony Brings Fine Music and Fine Wines to Pavilion

It was back in the 1980’s of another century that I had the good fortune to spend two pleasant summers visiting the cliff side home of a good friend on the southern coast of Spain, surrounded there by magnificent views … Continue reading

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THE NERD Really Earns His Name at Texas Rep

YourHoustonNews.com_9-19-13 Am I addressing any fans of comedy of the absurd? If so, here are a few notes on Texas Repertory Theatre’s current production of the late Larry Shue’s very nutty play, The Nerd. Directed by Steven Fenley and starring … Continue reading

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Arsenic, Old Lace and Hilarity from Stage Right Players

Conroe_Courier_9-12-13 Want to have some fun? Want to roll in the aisles with laughter? Stage Right Players may have the answer for you at the Crighton Theatre with their uproarious current production of Joseph Kesselring’s comedy romp, Arsenic and Old … Continue reading

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