Oscar-Winning “Shakespeare in Love” Moves to Austin Playhouse Stage

by Julie Tereshchuk on April 5, 2018

Forget the Shakespeare you knew in high school. “Shakespeare in Love” is date night material! A brand new adaptation of the beloved, Oscar-winning film, Shakespeare in Love, comes to life onstage in one of Austin...

Love + Murder Brings Suspenseful Plot to Broadway Austin Stage

by Britni Rachal on March 16, 2018

Telling the scandalous story of Monty Navarro, a distant heir to a family fortune, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder hits the Bass Concert Hall stage March 20 – 25. The production won 10...

The Luck of the Irish! Riverdance Back in Houston for 20th Anniversary

by Bebe Brown on February 28, 2018

If you love an exciting, high energy evening of dance and music where your feet can’t stop tapping, then head to Houston’s Hobby Center March 9 - 11 for the Riverdance 20th Anniversary Tour. Ahead...

Suzanne Vega Brings Carson McCullers Passion Project to Stage

by Julie Bonnin on February 28, 2018

"It’s absorbing in the way of a really good book, especially if that book happened to be backed by a live, on-stage band." It’s not an easy task to bring to life a singular writer...

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time: A Sensory Whirlwind of a Mystery Tale

by Eve Richter Dinnan on February 7, 2018

“The end result is a fast-paced whirlwind of a ride.” Zach Scott’s production of the 2015 Tony award winner for best play, “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” is an immersive experience...

A Broadway First in Austin: School of Rock Brings a New Class of Rockers to the Stage

by Britni Rachal on February 5, 2018

Fists will be pumping mid-February with a first-ever for Bass Concert Hall. Including 14 new jolting songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber, plus all the original songs from the hit 2003 movie, The School of Rock...

“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....