“If you’re lucky, you have people and things in your life that inspire you. This is what Gorham theatre artists Sara Valentine and Michael Boudewyns do in their own lives…
"Boudewyns premiered this version of Peter and the Wolf way back in 2005, and these upcoming Texarkana Symphony Orchestra concerts will mark the 109th and 110th performances for him. That pleases him, and he's enjoyed the partnership with the TSO that's made several of those performances possible."
"On Saturday, Feb. 25, the symphony will perform the classical musical fairytale. It will get help from Michael Boudewyns, from Really Inventive Stuff, who will provide vaudeville-inspired narration."
"The 11th annual tradition brings guest actors and a guest conductor. The actors are Michael Boudewyns and Kimberly Schroeder of Really Inventive Stuff. The Portland, Maine-based troupe specialize in kid-friendly classical concerts. Holding the baton is their regular collaborator and guest conductor Steven Jarvi..."
Symphony of Southeast Texas newsletter
"Prokofiev’s timeless musical tale of boy vs. wolf comes roaring to life with the SOST and a vaudeville-inspired performance by actor Michael Boudewyns from theater ensemble Really Inventive Stuff. "
Singapore Symphony Orchestra
January - April 2014
"Singapore will be our first international debut outside North America and that makes this trip to Singapore especially exciting! "
"The St. Louis Symphony Family Concert Series begins with the world premiere of The Life and Times of Beethoven..."
STL Symphony blog
"Saint Louis Symphony Education Concerts are an interactive experience, the schoolchildren sang "cuckoo" whenever Boudewyns raised a red handkerchief in time with the orchestra."