Posts by: Michael Mahoney

  1. Merola Public Master Class, San Francisco Opera

    June 30, 2010
    San Francisco Opera Merola Program
    Chuck Hudson Public Master Class
    Herbst Theatre–War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco

    In a short amount of time, Hudson so successfully focused each singer’s energy that every single one sang better and

    …June 30, 2010OperaComments Off on Merola Public Master Class, San Francisco Opera
  2. Opera Showcase: Music Academy of the West

    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Music Director: Carrie-Ann Matheson…

    July 18, 2009OperaComments Off on Opera Showcase: Music Academy of the West
  3. La Bohème: Sacramento Opera

    Composer: Giacomo Puccini
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Timm Rolek

    Chuck Hudson’s strong and crisp direction gave much dramatic heft to the work’s tragic moments and comic brilliance to lighthearted ones…Hudson’s stage direction was masterly in the tricky second act

    …May 8, 2009OperaComments Off on La Bohème: Sacramento Opera
  4. Cendrillon: IU Opera Theatre

    Composer: Jules Massenet
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Ronald Zollman

    Inventive staging by Chuck Hudson and a solid performance combined to create a magical evening…Hudson’s staging was highlighted by the magical dream garden created by the fairies and sprites using

    …February 6, 2009OperaComments Off on Cendrillon: IU Opera Theatre
  5. Hansel und Gretel: Opera Cleveland

    Composer: Englebert Humperdinck
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Dean Williamson

    Opera Cleveland serves up a hearty and graceful “Hansel and Gretel”. Chuck Hudson’s fluid staging kept the events moving blissfully along, with fine attention to characterization and atmosphere…the inventive episode

    …October 31, 2008OperaComments Off on Hansel und Gretel: Opera Cleveland
  6. Almost, Maine: Chester Theatre Company

    Author: John Cariani
    Production Concept and Direction: Chuck Hudson

    A director less skilled and disciplined than Chuck Hudson might have encouraged excessive punching of some lines, even supported an actor’s inclination to go over the top. Not Mr. Hudson. Instead

    …July 16, 2008TheatreComments Off on Almost, Maine: Chester Theatre Company
  7. La Bohème: Cincinnati Conservatory of Music

    Composer: Giacomo Puccini
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Mark Gibson

    Received a National Opera Association award.

    ‘La Bohème’ plays up drama…Hudson’s quest for meaning goes beyond words “to make the invisible visible.” Mary Ellen Hutton, Cincinnati Enquirer

    …May 15, 2008OperaComments Off on La Bohème: Cincinnati Conservatory of Music
  8. Turn of the Screw: Sacramento Opera

    Composer: Benjamin Britten
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Timm Rolek

    Daring ‘Turn of the Screw’ thrills with a fine cast: In the Sacramento Opera’s deeply engaging and highly provocative production of Benjamin Britten’s “The Turn of the Screw,” sexual awakening

    …February 22, 2008OperaComments Off on Turn of the Screw: Sacramento Opera
  9. Don Pasquale: Connecticut Grand Opera

    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson…

    November 17, 2007OperaComments Off on Don Pasquale: Connecticut Grand Opera
  10. La Bohème: Berkshire Opera

    Composer: Giacomo Puccini
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Kathy Kelly

    The Berkshire Opera’s first production of Puccini’s little masterpiece about love and friendship in the springtime of life succeeds under Chuck Hudson’s staging for a simple reason: It seems real,

    …August 17, 2007OperaComments Off on La Bohème: Berkshire Opera
  11. La Traviata: SEFOS / Bar Harbor Music Society

    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson…

    July 15, 2007OperaComments Off on La Traviata: SEFOS / Bar Harbor Music Society
  12. Così fan tutte: Piedmont Opera

    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: James Albritten

    Powerful Ending: Piedmont Opera gives ‘Cosi’ some clarity–stage director Chuck Hudson clarifies the less-than-clear conclusion of Mozart’s Cosi fan tutte. Hudson’s brilliant take on an opera:…Almost everything the singers

    …March 23, 2007OperaComments Off on Così fan tutte: Piedmont Opera
  13. Madama Butterfly: Shreveport Opera

    Composer: Giacomo Puccini
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Louis Menendez

    Review: ‘Madama Butterfly’ soars with simplicity

    Stillness has a way of making sudden gestures seem profound. On Saturday, the Shreveport Opera’s production of “Madama Butterfly” soared because it made the

    …November 11, 2006OperaComments Off on Madama Butterfly: Shreveport Opera
  14. Le Nozze di Figaro: Cape Town Opera (South Africa)

    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Kemal Kahn

    Overall credit must obviously go to a production team, who have worked long and hard to achieve so fluent a production, especially one which moves at this pace. Chuck

    …August 20, 2006OperaComments Off on Le Nozze di Figaro: Cape Town Opera (South Africa)
  15. Le Comte Ory: Wolf Trap Opera

    Composed by Gioacchino Rossini
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Robert Wood

    Imagine Boccaccio channeled by Monty Python and you’ll have some idea of the hilarity of Wolf Trap Opera Company’s production of Rossini’s Le Comte Ory…The splendid 20-member cast revels

    …July 14, 2006OperaComments Off on Le Comte Ory: Wolf Trap Opera
  16. Sing to Love: Florida Grand Opera Resident Artist Showcase

    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson…

    May 20, 2006OperaComments Off on Sing to Love: Florida Grand Opera Resident Artist Showcase
  17. Cendrillon: Manhattan School of Music Opera Theater

    Composer: Jules Massenet
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Laurent Pillot

    Massenet has always gone down easy…or at least it did…at the second performance of the Manhattan School of Music Opera Theater’s perfectly enjoyable production…Chuck Hudson, the director, stuck clearly to

    …April 26, 2006OperaComments Off on Cendrillon: Manhattan School of Music Opera Theater
  18. Rigoletto: Florida Grand Opera

    Associate Stage Director: Chuck Hudson (with Mark Lamos)
    Conductor: Stewart Robertson…

    March 16, 2006OperaComments Off on Rigoletto: Florida Grand Opera
  19. Don Giovanni: Boston University Opera Institute

    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: William Lumpkin…

    February 16, 2006OperaComments Off on Don Giovanni: Boston University Opera Institute
  20. Le Donne di Giacomo Puccini: Opera Santa Barbara/Puccini Festival Foundation (Italy)

    Composer: Giacomo Puccini
    Original Text Adaptation: Chuck Hudson
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Cal Stewart Kellogg

    Presented in collaboration with The Puccini Festival Foundation and the Province of Lucca, Italy.

    The first-rate production featured…a terrifically strong cast of five sopranos

    …October 28, 2005OperaComments Off on Le Donne di Giacomo Puccini: Opera Santa Barbara/Puccini Festival Foundation (Italy)
  21. The Barber of Seville: Sacramento Opera

    Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Timm Rolek

    The Barber of Seville…will keep you laughing for the better part of the night… Director Chuck Hudson never veered into slapstick or overextended the joke; he knew when to trust

    …September 16, 2005OperaComments Off on The Barber of Seville: Sacramento Opera
  22. Apprentice Artist Scenes Program: Santa Fe Opera

    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson

    Philip Wharton’s Two Saintes Caught in the Same Act
    Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette
    Bizet’s Carmen
    Giannini’s Taming of the Shrew
    Floyd’s Of Mice and Men

    August 14, 2005OperaComments Off on Apprentice Artist Scenes Program: Santa Fe Opera
  23. La Traviata: Caramoor Opera

    Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Will Crutchfield…

    July 23, 2005OperaComments Off on La Traviata: Caramoor Opera
  24. Make Our Garden Grow: Florida Grand Opera Resident Artist Showcase

    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson

    Aided by Chuck Hudson’s lively direction, these opera excerpts granted the artists space to create
    more rounded characterizations than the usual short, isolated arias. Lawrence A. Johnson, Florida Sun-Sentinel

    …May 21, 2005OperaComments Off on Make Our Garden Grow: Florida Grand Opera Resident Artist Showcase
  25. The Merry Widow: Nevada Opera

    Composer: Franz Lehár
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Michael Borowitz

    Nevada Opera’s “Merry Widow” waltzes into Reno’s Pioneer Center

    Franz Lehar’s sumptuously tuneful “The Merry Widow” … a production that looks ravishing, sounds glorious and entertains to the nth degree

    …March 18, 2005OperaComments Off on The Merry Widow: Nevada Opera
  26. Così fan tutte: AVA Opera Theater

    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Cristofer Macatsoris

    After a wonderful AVA directorial debut last season with L’elisir d’amore, Chuck Hudson returns to direct Così. AVA Opera Theater

    Vibrant singing, acting lift Academy of Vocal Arts’ `Cosi

    …November 5, 2004OperaComments Off on Così fan tutte: AVA Opera Theater
  27. Apprentice Artist Scenes Program: Santa Fe Opera

    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson

    Mozart’s Idomeneo
    Gounod’s Faust
    Rossini’s Barbiere de Siviglia

    August 15, 2004OperaComments Off on Apprentice Artist Scenes Program: Santa Fe Opera
  28. Don Pasquale: San Francisco Opera Merola Program

    Composed by Gaetano Donizetti
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Dean Williamson

    Everything about the production cohered, from the ingeniously funny staging by director Chuck Hudson to the musical performance, conducted by Dean Williamson and sung with tremendous vivacity by the

    …August 6, 2004OperaComments Off on Don Pasquale: San Francisco Opera Merola Program
  29. Resident Artist Showcase II: Florida Grand Opera

    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson…

    May 22, 2004OperaComments Off on Resident Artist Showcase II: Florida Grand Opera
  30. Resident Artist Showcase I: Florida Grand Opera

    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson…

    May 14, 2004OperaComments Off on Resident Artist Showcase I: Florida Grand Opera
  31. L’elisir d’amore: AVA Opera Theater

    Composer: Gaetano Donizetti
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Cristofer Macatsoris

    ‘The Elixir of Love’ shines at American Vocal Academy…Stage director Chuck Hudson lets the action unfold in a natural way. He draws honest, unaffected characterizations from his cast (who) transition

    …April 29, 2004OperaComments Off on L’elisir d’amore: AVA Opera Theater
  32. Così fan tutte: Opera Santa Barbara

    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Valéry Ryvkin

    Sensitive to musical nuance, Mr. Hudson made some wonderful connections between the score and detailed stage business. Delightful…moments between lovers at the end of the first act that had

    …February 28, 2004OperaComments Off on Così fan tutte: Opera Santa Barbara
  33. Opera Scenes Program: USC Thornton

    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson…

    January 30, 2004OperaComments Off on Opera Scenes Program: USC Thornton
  34. Hansel and Gretel: USC Thornton Opera Theatre

    Composer: Englebert Humperdinck
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Dean Williamson…

    November 14, 2003OperaComments Off on Hansel and Gretel: USC Thornton Opera Theatre
  35. Apprentice Artist Scenes Program: Santa Fe Opera

    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson

    Scenes Program:
    Puccini’s La Boheme
    Gluck’s Orfeo ed Eurydice
    Delibes’ Lakme
    Handel’s Semele
    Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor

    Master Teacher: Arias and Action…

    August 18, 2003OperaComments Off on Apprentice Artist Scenes Program: Santa Fe Opera
  36. Dardanus: Wolf Trap Opera Company

    American Professional Premier

    Composer: Jean-Philippe Rameau

    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Antony Walker
    Choreographer: Catherine Turocy

    Talk about neglected genius! The Wolf Trap Opera Company ( production of Rameau’s opera “Dardanus”)… compensated for bygone neglect with a sparkling performance, worthy

    …July 18, 2003OperaComments Off on Dardanus: Wolf Trap Opera Company
  37. La Traviata: Minnesota Opera

    Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Will Crutchfield

    Judging from Saturday night’s opening, this “La Traviata” is anything but a perfunctory reading of an operatic chestnut…Chuck Hudson’s direction is refreshingly naturalistic for an opera that could easily slip

    …April 5, 2003OperaComments Off on La Traviata: Minnesota Opera
  38. The Merry Widow: Minnesota Opera

    Composer: Franz Lehár
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Martin Fischer-Dieskau

    A crème brûlée of a production…deliciously sweet… directed by Chuck Hudson amid a set reminiscent of a Viennese chocolate box (The Merry Widow) consistently leans upon the twin crowd pleasers

    …November 9, 2002OperaComments Off on The Merry Widow: Minnesota Opera
  39. She Stoops to Conquer: (Off-Broadway) Pearl Theatre

    Author: Oliver Goldsmith
    Production Conceived and Directed by: Chuck Hudson

    Received a Joe A. Callaway Award from the Actors Equity Association.

    Chuck Hudson, the director, keeps his able cast in almost constant motion on the stage, even through the scene

    …September 22, 2002TheatreComments Off on She Stoops to Conquer: (Off-Broadway) Pearl Theatre
  40. Apprentice Artist Scenes Program: Santa Fe Opera

    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson

    Scenes Program:
    Verdi’s MacBeth
    Offenbach’s Tales of Hoffman
    Britten’s Rape of Lucretia

    Master Teacher: Arias and Action…

    August 11, 2002OperaComments Off on Apprentice Artist Scenes Program: Santa Fe Opera
  41. Don Pasquale: Wolf Trap Opera Company

    Composer: Gaetano Donizetti
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Dean Williamson

    That the staging works as well as it does owes much to the cast of flexible young singers and to director Chuck Hudson’s well-gauged, highly detailed approach to physical comedy…And

    …June 21, 2002OperaComments Off on Don Pasquale: Wolf Trap Opera Company
  42. Der Wildschütz: Manhattan School of Music Opera Theatre

    After a play by August von Kotzebue

    Composer : Albert Lortzing
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Steven Osgood…

    April 24, 2002OperaComments Off on Der Wildschütz: Manhattan School of Music Opera Theatre
  43. Susannah: Eugene Opera

    Text and Music: Carlisle Floyd
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Robert Ashens

    Risk pays off for opera company

    Eugene Opera did an excellent job of bringing this riveting opera to the stage…the production on Friday night was what any opera

    …March 8, 2002OperaComments Off on Susannah: Eugene Opera
  44. Carmen: Washington East Opera

    Composer: Georges Bizet
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Dean Williamson…

    January 9, 2002OperaComments Off on Carmen: Washington East Opera
  45. The Tempest: Fox Valley Shakespeare Festival

    Author: William Shakespeare
    Production Concept and Stage Direction: Chuck Hudson

    The Tempest is a feast for the ears… a good production of Shakespeare can often be more enlightening than a thousand footnotes, if the actors and director have taken the

    …July 7, 2001TheatreComments Off on The Tempest: Fox Valley Shakespeare Festival
  46. The Barber of Seville: Minnesota Opera

    Composer: Gioacchino Rossini
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Emmanuel Plasson

    Barber of Seville [was] a witty confection: Barber is a warhorse, but director Chuck Hudson gives it a new patina. His emphasis on physical busyness, including an amazing amount of

    …March 31, 2001OperaComments Off on The Barber of Seville: Minnesota Opera
  47. The Marriage of Figaro: Opera Idaho

    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Timothy Lindberg

    Figaro has explosively lively staging by Chuck Hudson…[with] fully believable character[s] whose every gesture worked toward greater expressive depth. Melinda Bargreen, The Seattle Times

    …October 28, 2000OperaComments Off on The Marriage of Figaro: Opera Idaho
  48. La Casa Verdi: Opera Idaho

    An Opera-Theatre Production
    Written by Joann Farías after a story by Chuck Hudson
    Orchestration: Dean Williamson
    Production Concept and Direction: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Timothy Lindberg…

    May 20, 2000OperaComments Off on La Casa Verdi: Opera Idaho
  49. Transformations: Seattle 2000

    An Entertainment based on the poems of Anne Sexton
    Composer: Conrad Susa
    Production Concept and Direction: Chuck Hudson…

    March 31, 2000OperaComments Off on Transformations: Seattle 2000
  50. The Tempest: The Immediate Theatre

    Author: William Shakespeare
    Production Concept and Direction: Chuck Hudson
    Caliban: Chuck Hudson…

    January 29, 2000TheatreComments Off on The Tempest: The Immediate Theatre
  51. The Marriage of Figaro: Seattle Opera

    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Dean Williamson

    Figaro has explosively lively staging by Chuck Hudson…[with] fully believable character[s] whose every gesture worked toward greater expressive depth. Melinda Bargreen, The Seattle Times

    …November 13, 1999OperaComments Off on The Marriage of Figaro: Seattle Opera
  52. The Tempest: The Immediate Theatre

    Author: William Shakespeare
    Concept and Direction: Chuck Hudson
    Caliban: Chuck Hudson…

    August 28, 1999TheatreComments Off on The Tempest: The Immediate Theatre
  53. A Round Game: The Immediate Theatre

    A New Adaptation of La Ronde
    Author: Arthur Schnitzler
    Concept and Director: Chuck Hudson

    [A Round Game] is staged in the same hyper-stylized presentational aesthetic that made the company famous…With an extremely talented ensemble of local actors, [Hudson’s] work has…been

    …April 10, 1999TheatreComments Off on A Round Game: The Immediate Theatre
  54. Così fan tutte: Seattle Opera

    Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Dean Williamson

    The director of Così, Chuck Hudson [approached] the piece rather like the current Metropolitan Opera production, [playing] up its comedy with very few dark overtones. The audience loved it,

    …November 15, 1998OperaComments Off on Così fan tutte: Seattle Opera
  55. George Dandin: Cornish College of the Arts Drama Dept, Seattle

    Author: Jean-Baptiste Pocquelin dit Molière
    New Translation: Chuck Hudson and Joann Farías
    Production Concept and Direction: Chuck Hudson…

    May 10, 1998TheatreComments Off on George Dandin: Cornish College of the Arts Drama Dept, Seattle
  56. Andrea Chénier: Seattle Opera

    Composer: Umberto Giordano
    Stage Director: Bernard Uzan
    Movement Director: Chuck Hudson…

    February 1, 1998OperaComments Off on Andrea Chénier: Seattle Opera
  57. Face on the Bar Room Floor: Seattle Opera

    Composer: Henry Mollicone
    Stage Director: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Dean Williamson…

    November 22, 1997OperaComments Off on Face on the Bar Room Floor: Seattle Opera
  58. Orpheus Sings of Love: Seattle Opera

    An Opera-Theatre Production
    Written by Joann Farías after a story by Chuck Hudson
    Orchestration: Dean Williamson
    Production Concept and Direction: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Dean Williamson…

    November 21, 1997OperaComments Off on Orpheus Sings of Love: Seattle Opera
  59. La Casa Verdi: Seattle Opera

    An Opera-Theatre Production
    Written by Joann Farías after a story by Chuck Hudson
    Orchestration: Dean Williamson
    Production Concept and Direction: Chuck Hudson
    Conductor: Dean Williamson…

    April 15, 1997OperaComments Off on La Casa Verdi: Seattle Opera
  60. A Greek Odyssey: Youth Theatre Northwest, Seattle

    Production Conceived, Created, Written, and Directed by Chuck Hudson

    …The American theatre abounds in skillful movement teachers, fight choreographers, specialists in mime and modern dance and classical commedia, as it does in stage directors full of novel interpretive ideas. But

    …February 15, 1997TheatreComments Off on A Greek Odyssey: Youth Theatre Northwest, Seattle
  61. Blood Orange: The Immediate Theatre

    Director: Chuck Hudson…

    December 10, 1996TheatreComments Off on Blood Orange: The Immediate Theatre
  62. The Killing Game: Cornish College of the Arts Drama Dept, Seattle

    Director: Chuck Hudson…

    June 10, 1996TheatreComments Off on The Killing Game: Cornish College of the Arts Drama Dept, Seattle
  63. The Taming of the Shrew: Seattle Shakespeare Festival, Seattle

    Author: William Shakespeare
    Petruchio: Chuck Hudson

    Hudson proves surprising: you never know when he’ll spring a back-flip on you. The graceful, pony-tailed actor brings physicality to Petruchio’s machismo with rooster struts and flaps. But he also injects moments of regretful

    …November 15, 1995TheatreComments Off on The Taming of the Shrew: Seattle Shakespeare Festival, Seattle
  64. The Fifth of July: Cornish College of the Arts Drama Dept, Seattle

    Director: Chuck Hudson…

    October 7, 1995TheatreComments Off on The Fifth of July: Cornish College of the Arts Drama Dept, Seattle
  65. Split: Abroad, Cornish College of the Arts Drama Dept, Seattle

    Director: Chuck Hudson…

    April 4, 1995TheatreComments Off on Split: Abroad, Cornish College of the Arts Drama Dept, Seattle
  66. Woyzeck: The Immediate Theatre, Seattle

    Received a Seattle Times Award for Best Production of the Year.

    Author: Georg Büchner
    Production Concept and Direction: Chuck Hudson

    With extreme stylization of movement and a presentational aesthetic that is crisp and refreshingly powerful, this production lives in the

    …October 10, 1994TheatreComments Off on Woyzeck: The Immediate Theatre, Seattle
  67. The Metamorphosis: The Immediate Theatre, Seattle

    Based on the short story by Franz Kafka
    Direction: Benji Bittle and Chuck Hudson

    You must see The Metamorphosis, presented by The Immediate Theatre. [It] is about as touching as theater gets…Never have I seen a play so fully bring

    …November 11, 1993TheatreComments Off on The Metamorphosis: The Immediate Theatre, Seattle
  68. The Jungle Book: Children’s Theatre Festival, Houston

    Director: Chuck Hudson…

    July 15, 1993TheatreComments Off on The Jungle Book: Children’s Theatre Festival, Houston
  69. Beidermann and the Fire Bugs: University of Houston School of Theatre, Houston

    Author: Max Reinhardt
    Directors: Chuck Hudson and Carolyn Boone…

    May 15, 1993TheatreComments Off on Beidermann and the Fire Bugs: University of Houston School of Theatre, Houston
  70. The Corporeal Intelligence: Festivals Mime Company, Houston

    Director: Chuck Hudson…

    April 23, 1993TheatreComments Off on The Corporeal Intelligence: Festivals Mime Company, Houston
  71. Yushi and the Thunder Dragon: Children’s Theatre Festival, Houston

    Author: Chuck Hudson
    Production Concept and Direction: Chuck Hudson

    Yushi is a wonderfully enchanting script brought to life through the use of Bunraku-like puppets and the beauty of the Japanese sets, costumes and music. There is endless creative opportunity… M.

    …August 10, 1992TheatreComments Off on Yushi and the Thunder Dragon: Children’s Theatre Festival, Houston
  72. Seneca’s Oedipus: The Urban Theatre/Houston Shakespeare Festival, Houston

    Adaptation: Ted Hughes
    Production Concept and Direction: Chuck Hudson and James Gale

    An Urban Theatre-Festivals Mime Company and Houston Shakespeare Festival co-production.…

    November 11, 1991TheatreComments Off on Seneca’s Oedipus: The Urban Theatre/Houston Shakespeare Festival, Houston
  73. La Compagnie Marcel Marceau: Paris

    Stage partner with Marcel Marceau

    Chuck is dedicated and looks into the creative future. May destiny bless him and his company. I wish him a long success full of joy and drama. With love and great confidence always, for Chuck

    …April 1, 1991TheatreComments Off on La Compagnie Marcel Marceau: Paris
  74. Arlecchino and His Master’s Daughter: The Paris Mime Studio

    An original Italian Commedia dell’Arte production

    Production Concept and Direction: Chuck Hudson
    Arlecchino: Chuck Hudson…

    July 1, 1990TheatreComments Off on Arlecchino and His Master’s Daughter: The Paris Mime Studio
  75. The Elixir of Love: L’Opéra de Lyon

    Composer: Gaetano Donezetti
    Director of Choral Movement: Chuck Hudson
    Corporeal Actor (Various Roles)…

    November 20, 1989OperaComments Off on The Elixir of Love: L’Opéra de Lyon
  76. Cupid and Psyche: The Paris Mime Studio

    Inspired by Canova’s statues in the Louvre Museum, and created under the supervision of Marcel Marceau and Maximilien Decroux

    Production Concept and Direction: Chuck Hudson and Elena Sera
    Cupid: Chuck Hudson…

    June 5, 1988TheatreComments Off on Cupid and Psyche: The Paris Mime Studio
  77. Paganini: Film by Klaus Kinski

    A Film Starring and Directed by Klaus Kinski

    Featuring Marcel Marceau…

    May 15, 1988TheatreComments Off on Paganini: Film by Klaus Kinski
  78. Carnavale at Les Folies Bérgères: Les Folies Bérgères, Paris

    Acrobatic Danse Compagnie-Dany et Franc…

    May 5, 1988TheatreComments Off on Carnavale at Les Folies Bérgères: Les Folies Bérgères, Paris