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Elektra and its Tale of All-Consuming Blood Lust Has Blockbuster Power
Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 11:59 a.m. by D. L. Groover
The only thing missing from Houston Grand Opera's superlative rendition (via Chicago Lyric Opera) of Richard Strauss and Hugo von Hofmannsthal's titanic Elektra (1909) is the orchestra. In a telling, but apocryphal, tale from the Dr...
Houston Volunteering: Harley-Davidson Bloodmobile and Star Wars Food Drive
Monday, December 11, 2017 at 4 a.m. by Susie Tommaney
Whether you've been naughty or nice this year, we recommend swinging the pendulum of judgment back to the nice side because Santa Claus is coming to town and he's got a list. There's no better way to make a difference than by diggin...
HGO Tries Again For Another Holiday Opera With The House Without a Christmas Tree
Friday, December 1, 2017 at 12:28 p.m. by D. L. Groover
In its perennial odyssey to find the perfect seasonal cash-cow equivalent to rival Houston Ballet's The Nutcracker and Alley Theatre's A Christmas Carol, Houston Grand Opera has come up with another ugly sweater. Why is it that oper...
Houston Grand Opera Presents A House Without a Christmas Tree
Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at 5 a.m. by Margaret Downing
A daughter can’t understand why her father won’t allow them to have a Christmas tree in their house. It is, of course, a symbol of the deeper problems that run through a family in which a widower doesn’t communicate with his child a...