“Great Society” A Larger Than Life History Lesson on Alley Theatre Stage

by Julie Bonnin on February 2, 2018

The Houston Alley Theatre set for “Great Society” is a marvel, a backdrop that, by turns, takes on the grandeur of the White House Oval Office, Civil Rights march infrastructure, and ever-increasing tallies of Vietnam...

School of Rock The Musical Leaps From Screen to Stage

by Autumn Rhea Carpenter on January 24, 2018

The School of Rock musical teaches audiences to channel their inner rocker. Playing at Houston’s Hobby Center January 30-February 4, the hilarious hit stars Rob Colletti as Dewey, Lexie Dorsett Sharp as Rosalie Mullins, Matt...

Broadway’s Finding Neverland Explores a Different Side to Magical Story of Peter Pan

by Britni Rachal on January 8, 2018

Have you ever wondered who inspired the classic story of Peter Pan? Finding Neverland is the first Broadway play to make a stop in Austin for the new year. Following the relationship between playwright J.M....

Tony-Winning “The Color Purple” at Houston Hobby Center, Jan 9-14

by Bebe Brown on December 20, 2017

Houston’s kicking off 2018 in style with The Color Purple---2016 Tony Award winner for Best Musical Revival---opening at the Hobby Center January 9-14. Based on Alice Walker’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel and the Warner Bros. /...

ZACH’s The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe Takes Children On a Magical Ride

by Elaine Krackau on December 15, 2017

Just two actors manage to sweep the audience away into fantasy in this theater adaptation of C.S. Lewis’ bestseller, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. Part of ZACH’s Theatre for Families Series, The Lion,...

ZACH Theatre Brings a Rock Family Musical This Holiday Season

by Kayla Elliott on December 9, 2017

"This is the perfect way to ring in the holidays in Austin." The 2017 Christmas season at ZACH Theatre in Austin invites theatergoers to enjoy a holiday classic with a twist. A Christmas Carol: A...

The King and I | Classic Love Story Comes to Austin with Musical Twists & Turns

by Britni Rachal on December 6, 2017

Broadway’s The King and I will make a stop in Austin from Dec. 12 – 17. Directed by Bartlett Sher, the play is already the winner of four Tony Awards, including Best Revival of a...

On Your Feet! Telling the Gloria & Emilio Estefan Story, Broadway Hit Congas to Houston

by Bebe Brown on November 9, 2017

The hit Broadway musical On Your Feet! is based on the lives of seven-time GRAMMY® winning international superstar Gloria Estefan and her husband, 19-time GRAMMY® winning producer-musician-entrepreneur Emilio Estefan. The show follows the Estefans to superstardom,...

‘A Tuna Christmas’ Brings a Texas Holiday Classic Back to ZACH Theatre

by Britni Rachal on November 8, 2017

Hilarious, brightly colored, quirky, Texas-themed comedy sums up this year’s 'A Tuna Christmas' at ZACH Theatre. The Texas holiday favorite doesn’t disappoint, keeping the audience entertained, with only three actors portraying 25 characters in the...