Katricia Lang

Katricia Lang

Katricia Lang started reporting in 2005 at her college's student-run newspaper. Today, she covers arts and culture instead of the Student Association’s bylaws. Her features and opinion pieces have appeared in print and online. In 2016, she became Senior Editor of BroadwayWorld - Houston.




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BWW Interview: Eva Tavares Talks Playing Christine in PHANTOM OF THE OPERABWW Interview: Eva Tavares Talks Playing Christine in PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
Posted: Nov. 9, 2018


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BWW Review: SCHOOL OF ROCK at The Hobby CenterBWW Review: SCHOOL OF ROCK at The Hobby Center
Posted: Feb. 4, 2018


BWW Review: THE REVISIONIST Reaffirms History and FamilyBWW Review: THE REVISIONIST Reaffirms History and Family
Posted: Apr. 22, 2018


BWW Interview: Young Actor Paul Schoeller Talks the New National Touring Production of?THE SOUND OF MUSICBWW Interview: Young Actor Paul Schoeller Talks the New National Touring Production of?THE SOUND OF MUSIC
Posted: May. 30, 2018


BWW Interview: Tony Award Winner Priscilla Lopez Talks Oklahoma! at TUTSBWW Interview: Tony Award Winner Priscilla Lopez Talks Oklahoma! at TUTS
Posted: Sep. 10, 2018


BWW Review: Schenkkan and LBJ Make GREAT SOCIETY at the Alley TheatreBWW Review: Schenkkan and LBJ Make GREAT SOCIETY at the Alley Theatre
Posted: Feb. 11, 2018


BWW Interview: HCC Artistic Director Robert Simpson on the Chamber Choir's Margaret Hillis Award WinBWW Interview: HCC Artistic Director Robert Simpson on the Chamber Choir's Margaret Hillis Award Win
Posted: Apr. 12, 2018


BWW Interview: Eva Tavares Talks Playing Christine in PHANTOM OF THE OPERABWW Interview: Eva Tavares Talks Playing Christine in PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
November 9, 2018

Now through November 18, 2018, Cameron Mackintosh's new production of Webber's PHANTOM OF THE OPERA will play at the Hobby Center. I talked with Eva Tavares, the actress playing ingenue Christine Daae.

BWW Review: Skeleton Crew Revolutionizes the Alley TheatreBWW Review: Skeleton Crew Revolutionizes the Alley Theatre
October 7, 2018

Today is the last day Dominique Morisseau's SKELETON CREW will run at the Alley Theatre. The play is the final chapter 'The Detroit Project,' a 3-play cycle which includes DETROIT '67 and PARADISE BLUE.

BWW Interview: J. Anthony Crane Talks LES MISERABLES at the Hobby CenterBWW Interview: J. Anthony Crane Talks LES MISERABLES at the Hobby Center
September 25, 2018

J. Anthony Crane returns to Houston to play LES MISERABLES' amoral pickpocket, Monsieur Thenardier, at the Hobby Center. We talk villainy, crazy wigs, and why nobody puts Thenardier in a corner. See our conversation inside!

BWW Interview: Principal Dancer Chun Wai Chan Talks Houston Ballet at Miller Outdoor TheatreBWW Interview: Principal Dancer Chun Wai Chan Talks Houston Ballet at Miller Outdoor Theatre
September 13, 2018

September 13-15, 2018 Houston Ballet will give free performances at Miller Outdoor Theatre. On the program are excerpts from crowd favorites like ROMEO AND JULIET, SWAN LAKE and DON QUIXOTE, as well as a selection from JUST, a new work from Houston Ballet Artistic Director Stanton Welch.

BWW Interview: Tony Award Winner Priscilla Lopez Talks Oklahoma! at TUTSBWW Interview: Tony Award Winner Priscilla Lopez Talks Oklahoma! at TUTS
September 10, 2018


BWW Interview: Young Actor Paul Schoeller Talks the New National Touring Production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC
May 30, 2018

Middle-schooler Paul Schoeller has travelled from Cypress to Austria. The young actor is Friedrich von Trapp in the new national touring production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC, playing in Houston at the Society for the Performing Arts from June 1-3, 2018. Inside, Schoeller talks about performing in a national tour as a 'kid,' his most embarrassing as well as his most proud moment on tour, and how the classic Rodgers and Hammerstein musical has stretched him as an actor and singer.

BWW Interview: Actor Joseph Castillo-Midyett Talks PICASSO AT THE LAPIN AGILEBWW Interview: Actor Joseph Castillo-Midyett Talks PICASSO AT THE LAPIN AGILE
May 30, 2018

Joseph Castillo-Midyett talked to BroadwayWorld about The Alley Theatre production ofPICASSO AT THE LAPIN AGILE, a production that BroadwayWorld reviewer Gary Laird calls a 'laff riot.' Take a look at the conversation!

BWW Interview: Choreographer Michelle Manzanales Is 'Muy Excited' About Her Ballet Hispánico Debut
May 18, 2018

.@spahouston brings @BalletHispanico to Houston tonight, where native Houstonian Michelle Manzanales will make her #BalletHispanico choreographic debut! #contemporary #flamenco #dance #latin

BWW Review: THE REVISIONIST Reaffirms History and FamilyBWW Review: THE REVISIONIST Reaffirms History and Family
April 22, 2018

The quiet semi-autobiographical drama gives harsh treatment to narrow interpretations of family as well as those who see the pain and suffering of another human being as an opportunity for a good story.

BWW Interview: HCC Artistic Director Robert Simpson on the Chamber Choir's Margaret Hillis Award WinBWW Interview: HCC Artistic Director Robert Simpson on the Chamber Choir's Margaret Hillis Award Win
April 12, 2018

Robert Simpson, the founder and artistic director of Houston Chamber Choir, has been in a whirlwind, a waking dream as intoxicating as communion wine and as unreal as that spinning top in the last scene of INCEPTION, since Good Friday when he learned that Houston Chamber Choir, the chorale he established in 1995, was winner of the 2018 Margaret Hillis Award for Choral Excellence. But he still took time to break bread with BroadwayWorld. See the interview inside!

BWW Review: MST Opens Wilting DAISY, but Admirably Tackles Perennial DebateBWW Review: MST Opens Wilting DAISY, but Admirably Tackles Perennial Debate
April 6, 2018

DAISY is an interrogation of the current political arena, which is fun to watch, even when a dubious argument is presented.

BWW Review: Schenkkan and LBJ Make GREAT SOCIETY at the Alley TheatreBWW Review: Schenkkan and LBJ Make GREAT SOCIETY at the Alley Theatre
February 11, 2018

THE GREAT SOCIETY does not match the power of its predecessor. But ALL THE WAY is hard to match. And THE GREAT SOCIETY is a fine play in its own right.

BWW Interview: BARBER OF SEVILLE Star Eric Owens Talks Pressure, Comedy, and Proper Booing TechniqueBWW Interview: BARBER OF SEVILLE Star Eric Owens Talks Pressure, Comedy, and Proper Booing Technique
February 6, 2018

Eric Owens and I discuss stand-up comedy, Star Wars, and how Europeans boo an opera production without booing the performers. And, on occasion, we discuss his reasons for being in Houston: To perform the lead role in Houston Grand Opera's THE BARBER OF SEVILLE as well as guest judge for the company's Eleanor McCollum Competition for Young Singers.

BWW Review: SCHOOL OF ROCK at The Hobby CenterBWW Review: SCHOOL OF ROCK at The Hobby Center
February 4, 2018

Andrew Lloyd Webber and Glenn Slater wrote the score and Julian Fellowes wrote the book. The show is nearly as pedigreed as the characters on Fellowes' PBS masterpiece Downton Abbey. (Pun intended.)

BWW Interview: Conductor Manolo Cagnin On Traveling and Training With the Vienna Boys ChoirBWW Interview: Conductor Manolo Cagnin On Traveling and Training With the Vienna Boys Choir
November 3, 2017

In advance of their performance tomorrow (sponsored by the Houston Brilliant Lecture Series), Vienna Boys Choir conductor and choirmaster Manolo Cagnin sat down to clear up a thing or two about the centuries-old choir. Who'd a thunk that angel wings and soccer don't mix?

BWW Interview: Gravity Players' Courtney Lomelo Talks Charlottesville, Harvey, and 'THE LAST DAYS of JUDAS ISCARIOT'BWW Interview: Gravity Players' Courtney Lomelo Talks Charlottesville, Harvey, and 'THE LAST DAYS of JUDAS ISCARIOT'
September 8, 2017

The Gravity Players present an encore performance of THE LAST DAYS OF JUDAS ISCARIOT, where the courtroom is in purgatory, the special witnesses include Mother Teresa and the Devil, and the defendant is Judas Iscariot.

BWW Interview: National Geographic Explorer Mike Libecki is Living the Sweet LifeBWW Interview: National Geographic Explorer Mike Libecki is Living the Sweet Life
May 23, 2017

Ahead of his lecture at Houston's Jones Hall, tonight at 7:30 p.m., climber and explorer Mike Libecki talked to BroadwayWorld, giving us some insight on himself, his travails, and his popular presentation CLIMBING DREAMS.

BWW Feature: FINDING NEVERLAND Tour All Part of Learning to FlyBWW Feature: FINDING NEVERLAND Tour All Part of Learning to Fly
April 29, 2017

FINDING NEVERLAND is touring city to city teaching imagination and aviation.

BWW Interview: Denise O'Neal Talks Directing A LESSON BEFORE DYING for Pearl TheaterBWW Interview: Denise O'Neal Talks Directing A LESSON BEFORE DYING for Pearl Theater
February 23, 2017

The Pearl Theater opened their production of A LESSON BEFORE DYING, which plays through this Sunday, February 26, a little over a week ago. So naturally, I decided to talk to the show's director, Denise O'Neal, yesterday.

BWW Interview: Houstonian Ann Odogwu Is One of Food Network's WORST COOKS IN AMERICA!BWW Interview: Houstonian Ann Odogwu Is One of Food Network's WORST COOKS IN AMERICA!
January 28, 2017

Houstonian Ann Odogwu is a bad cook hoping to make good in this season's WORST COOKS IN AMERICA.



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