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Cast Announced For ‘Elephant And Piggie: We Are In A Play!’

by ZACH Theatre on February 8, 2017

Austin’s ZACH Theatre brings Mo Willems’ classic children’s book characters to life in Elephant and Piggie: We are in a Play! on the Kleberg Stage from February 17 to April 30 starring David Peña as...

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The Black Excellence Tribute Returns With David Banner

by Nick Bailey on February 6, 2017

Austinites are in for a major treat as The Black Excellence Tribute returns for its third year, with an all-star lineup of poets, performers, artists and more at Austin’s AISD Performing Arts Center Saturday, February...

Backstage With ‘Nixon in China’

by Gabi De la Rosa on January 30, 2017

Nixon in China, an original Houston Grand Opera (HGO) commission, premiered in 1987 and is celebrating its 30th anniversary right back where it started, on the HGO stage. The contemporary opera is a departure from...

‘Live by Night,’ Dead By Day

by Hunter Lanier on January 16, 2017

For once, "Live by Night" had me wishing the characters would shut up so that something could explode. Affleck has an undeniable knack for filming commotion. There's a car chase and shoot-out in this film that...

Into the Woods – Houston’s Theater Under the Stars

by Gabi De la Rosa on December 19, 2016

Houston’s Theater Under the Stars has unveiled another wonderful production, this time with the classic fairy tales we all grew up with re-imagined. Stephen Sondheim’s musical has been around for nearly 30 years, but it...

‘Cinderella’ Brings the Ball to Austin

by Nick Bailey on December 1, 2016

It’s been said that a dream is a wish your heart makes when you’re fast asleep, and if you keep on believing, the dream that you wish will come true. Well it seems that the...

A Ghost Story of Christmas – Alley Theater’s A Christmas Carol

by Gabi De la Rosa on December 1, 2016

50 pounds of confetti, 14 snow machines 240 pounds of dry ice and 27 wigs are just the beginning of the stunning visual effects in the Alley Theater’s production of “A Christmas Carol.” In its...

‘Rocky Horror Show’ Gets Freaky at TUTS

by Autumn Rhea Carpenter on November 18, 2016

“Damnit, Janet!” It’s amazing how 43 years changes perception. In 1973, the outlandish and shocking stage musical “The Rocky Horror Show” debuted. While transvestites and sexual experimentation existed, it took much less to surprise an...