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Keeping Men on Their Toes in Houston Ballet's Cinderella
Monday, February 20, 2017 at 8 a.m. by Margaret Downing
It's a classical ballet done in three acts with classical technique and professional dancers, but other than that, well it's not your usual trip down memory lane. It's Stanton Welch's Cinderella, now making its third appearance in H...
Verdi's Requiem at HGO Offers All That Heaven Could Want, But Needs More Hell
Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 7:30 a.m. by D. L. Groover
The set-up: “Dies Irae,” the “Day of Wrath” second movement in Giuseppe Verdi's monumental Requiem (1874), is supposed to knock you on your ass. As the musical version of shock and awe, the vengeful Old Testament God delivers the la...
Verdi's Requiem Takes Center Stage at HGO, Finally
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 7 a.m. by Margaret Downing
It took the Super Bowl to bring Verdi's Requiem to Houston Grand Opera. No really, we're not making this up. We got it straight from the mouth of HGO chorus master Richard Bado. While Guiseppe Verdi's oratorio, written to honor the ...
Houston Ballet Announces Its 2017-18 Season With Classic Turns and Modern Premieres Alike
Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 10:52 a.m. by Houston Press
In its 2017-18 season, Houston Ballet will feature the Houston Ballet premiere of Mayerling by Sir Kenneth MacMillan, the return of Ben Stevenson's Don Quixote and Artistic Director Stanton Welch's own Swan Lake, it was announced to...