Houston Grand Opera takes us on an amazing trip in presenting this opera left forgotten in Soviet archives.
Jacques Imbrailo, a baritone from South Africa, never intended to be an opera singer. But while working on an undergrad degree in law there, he discovered that he really didn't enjoy it and decided to switch to singing, which had just been a hobby. He went on to do his postgrad work at the Royal Col ... More >>
We did not know this, but apparently there's a gay thing about mermaid ornaments. You go on Web sites that sell Christmas stuff to Teh Gheys, and chances are you'll see some mermaids and mermans. Why? Mermaids have always seemed sexless to us. Sure, you've got the boobs, but there seems to be an in ... More >>
The Houston Grand Opera mounts Melvilles story of treachery at sea
Even with a last-minute replacement, HGO's Elixir is still worth falling for
Our intrepid critic goes to the relaxed land of The Sundance Grill and gets some very good food
The Angelika Cafe and Bar offers a dinner worthy of your movie
Song and dance in the Outback, where guys will be gals