Berloni, who set aside his acting career long ago, says he concentrates on positive reinforcement. “You can’t use intimidation or fear and then send the dog out onstage. Because the minute it gets out there, it’s going to run away,” he said.
Leading the human side of the cast will be Sadie Sink of Brenham as the redheaded orphan who wins everyone’s hearts. Sink is a student at TUTS’ Humphreys School of Musical Theatre, which will be contributing a number of younger actors to this cast. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 8 p.m. Fridays, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturdays, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Sundays. Through April 1. Hobby Center, 800 Bagby. For information, call 713-558-8887 or visit www.tuts.com. $24 to $114.
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