3517 Austin Street
Houston, TX 77007
Category: Performing Arts Venues
Houston Theater Awards Best Actor winner Joe Kirkendall is making his first appearance with Bayou City Concert Musicals as Whitelaw Savory in One Touch of Venus. Savory is an art collector who owns a prized statue of Venus of Anatolia (Danica Dawn Johnston). A man (Rob Flebbe) comes along and, finding the statue beautiful, kisses her. Magic, magic, magic, she comes alive and the two fall in love. Now Savory has to chase after them and get Venus back on the pedestal. Grace Givens, Susan Draper, Susan O. Koozin and Jim Salners round out the cast. BCCM Artistic Director Paul Hope will direct this Houston premiere of One Touch of Venus. 7 p.m. Thursday, 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Sunday.
Sept. 6-9, 2012