Week 12. April 6th to 13th. Culture

Monday April 7th. OPERA: Cold Sassy Tree. A widower enters into an arranged marriage that turns out to be more than anyone bargained for. A warm, wise, and nostalgic, look at small town Southern life in 1900, Cold Sassy Tree returns home to Houston. Former UH faculty member Carlisle Floyd, the dean of American opera composers, penned this calentine to a vanished world that is the “don’t miss” climax of the season. Sung in the original English with English surtitles. Moores Opera House, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

Tuesday April 8th. CONCERT: Guest Master Class: Melissa Givens, Soprano. Moores School of Music, Room 147A, 6:30 PM. (1 card)

Thursday April 10th. COUNTERCURRENT FESTIVAL: Eclipse. Jose Quintero Theatre, 7:00 PM. (1 card)

Friday April 11th. COUNTERCURRENT FESTIVAL: Eclipse. Jose Quintero Theatre, 7:00 PM. (1 card)

Friday April 11th. CONCERT: Ballet Orchestra and Houston Ballet. Moores Opera House, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

Saturday April 12th. CONCERT: Guest Master Class: Daniel Bernard Roumain, violin and composer. Moores School of Music, Room 185, 10:00 AM. (1 card)

Saturday April 12th. COUNTERCURRENT FESTIVAL: Sandra de La Losa Workshop. Blaffer Gallery, 10:00 AM. (1 card)

Saturday April 12th. COUNTERCURRENT FESTIVAL: Ingrid Hernanezd Workshop. Blaffer Gallery, 2:00 PM. (1 card)

Saturday April 12th. CONCERT: Jay Kacherski, guitar.  Works by Albeniz, Liva, Tamez, J. S. Bach, Ginastera. Organ Recital Hall, 7:30 PM. (1 card)

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