Productions by City Theatre Company

Jul. 11 - Jul. 21
Th-Sun
Austin
The Tempest by City Theatre Company

The Tempest
by City Theatre Company

“Be not afeard, the isle is full of noises...”

Trickery, romance, and revenge set the stage for one of William Shakespeare’s masterpieces, where spirits roam, magic ...

May. 30 - Jun. 15
Th-Sun
Austin
Parallel Lives by City Theatre Company

Parallel Lives
by City Theatre Company

Written by the brilliant Kathy Najimy and Mo Gaffney, this smart, absolutely wild, cult favorite has its way again with The City Theatre Company. Welcome ...

Feb. 28 - Mar. 10
Th-Sun
Austin
Lysistrata by City Theatre Company

Lysistrata
by City Theatre Company

 

 

For a two-week special event, The City Theatre Company presents the comedic satire Lysistrata. With wars raging, the distressed women of Athens take matters ...

Feb. 14 - Mar. 03
Th-Sun
Austin
Our Town by City Theatre Company

Our Town
by City Theatre Company

 

“You've got to love life to have life, and you've got to have life to love life.”

The iconic Pulitzer Prize-winning ...

Dec. 20 - Jan. 05, 2018
Th-Sun
Austin
A Tuna Christmas by City Theatre Company

A Tuna Christmas
by City Theatre Company

Everything's bigger in Texas, and that includes Christmas. Tuna is an outrageous holiday comedy of southern fun and charm. December in the Lone Star ...

Nov. 08 - Nov. 25, 2018
Th-Sun
Austin
Doubt by City Theatre Company

Doubt
by City Theatre Company

Kicking off the 13th season, City Theatre Austin is excited to present John Patrick Shanley’s critically acclaimed stage play Doubt: A Parable. Winner ...

Sep. 07 - Sep. 30, 2018
Th-Sun
Austin
The Who's Tommy by City Theatre Company

The Who's Tommy
by City Theatre Company

The City Theatre Company proudly presents

THE WHO’S TOMMY

Music and Lyrics by Pete Townshend 

Book by Des McAnuff and Pete Townshend 

September 7 – ...

Aug. 10 - Sep. 02, 2018
Th-Sun
Austin
The Grapes of Wrath by City Theatre Company

The Grapes of Wrath
by City Theatre Company

City Theatre Austin’s sizzlin’ summer season heats up with the critically acclaimed theatre production The Grapes of Wrath, Frank Galati’s groundbreaking adaptation of John Steinbeck’s ...

Jul. 13 - Aug. 05, 2018
Th-Sun
Austin
Playhouse Creatures by City Theatre Company

Playhouse Creatures
by City Theatre Company

 In 1663, Charles II reopens the England theatre playhouses and, for the first time, women are able to take the stage. Considered little more than ...

Jun. 15 - Jul. 08, 2018
Th-Sun
Austin
Ruthless! by City Theatre Company

Ruthless!
by City Theatre Company

JCAST:Judy: Susan Johnston Taylor

Tina: Jessica Cohen (Amy:-)Sylvia:  Robert Josef CrossEve/Louise:  Kelsey KimbleMiss Thorn:  Michelle MaliaLita: Michelle Cheney

May. 11 - Jun. 03, 2018
Th-Sun
Austin
All My Sons by City Theatre Company

All My Sons
by City Theatre Company

How far would a man go to protect his family from the past? Arthur Miller’s award-winning stage classic tells the story of patriarch Joe Keller ...

Apr. 13 - May. 06, 2018
Th-Sun
Austin
As You Like It by City Theatre Company

As You Like It
by City Theatre Company

 

A wondrous romantic comedy that celebrates just how bewildering (yet utterly pleasurable) life can be

 

 

City Theatre Austin continues its 2018 spring season ...

Mar. 16 - Apr. 08, 2018
Th-Sun
Austin
Bad Jews by City Theatre Company

Bad Jews
by City Theatre Company

 

Family and faith are not always kosher. When the patriarch of a Jewish family passes away, his very different grandchildren gather together to relive, share ...

Feb. 16 - Mar. 11, 2018
Th-Sun
Austin
Noises Off by City Theatre Company

Noises Off
by City Theatre Company

If comedies are your favorite choice of theatre entertainment, then look no further! City Theatre Austin is excited to continue its 2018 season with Michael ...

Jan. 12 - Feb. 04, 2018
Th-Sun
Austin
Uncle Vanya by City Theatre Company

Uncle Vanya
by City Theatre Company

When a retired professor is forced to retire to an estate in the vast country emptiness, his arrival, along with his beautiful young wife, devastates the routine ...

Dec. 01 - Dec. 17, 2017
Th-Sun
Austin
Christmas Belles by City Theatre Company

Christmas Belles
by City Theatre Company

 

Yuletide joy with holiday family fun…Texas style!  December in the Lone Star State – the holiday treat Christmas Belles comes to Austin for The ...

Nov. 03 - Dec. 03, 2017
Th-Sun
Austin
The Seafarer by City Theatre Company

The Seafarer
by City Theatre Company

The Austin premiere play about luck, the past, and the power of friendship.  

Acclaimed Irish playwright Conon McPherson takes us to mystical and haunting ...

Oct. 06 - Oct. 29, 2017
Th-Sun
Austin
The Mousetrap by City Theatre Company

The Mousetrap
by City Theatre Company

The true classic of all whodunit mysteries 

presented at City Theatre Austin, October 6 – 29.

 Enter the world of murder, mystery, and the mastermind of Agatha ...

Aug. 18 - Sep. 10, 2017
Th-Sun
Austin
Chicago by City Theatre Company

Chicago
by City Theatre Company

Murder. Greed. Corruption. Treachery. And all that jazz!

Music by John Kander Lyrics by Fred Ebb

Book by Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse

 

Come ...

Jul. 21 - Aug. 13, 2017
Th-Sun
Austin
August: Osage County by City Theatre Company

August: Osage County
by City Theatre Company

The City Theatre sizzlin’ summer season heats up with the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award winning production of August: Osage County. A vanished father. A ...

Jun. 30 - Jul. 16, 2017
Th-Sun
Austin
The Normal Heart by City Theatre Company

The Normal Heart
by City Theatre Company

Larry Kramer’s searing drama about the public and private indifference to the AIDS plague and one man's fight to awaken the world to the ...

Jun. 02 - Jun. 25, 2017
 
Austin
City Theatre Company

The Taming of the Shrew
by City Theatre Company

The Taming of the Shrew is a comedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written between 1590 and 1592.

The play depicts the courtship of Petruchio and Katherina, the headstrong, obdurate shrew. Initially ...

May. 05 - May. 28, 2017
Th-Sun
Austin
Nunsense by City Theatre Company

Nunsense
by City Theatre Company

The early summer forecast for City Theatre calls for giggles, guffaws, chortles, and good old fashioned belly laughs…and it’s all thanks to the famed Little ...

Apr. 07 - Apr. 30, 2017
Th-Sun
Austin
Tartuffe by City Theatre Company

Tartuffe
by City Theatre Company

If it’s hypocrisy, greed, and seduction you’re looking for this spring, look no further than Molière’s outrageous farce, Tartuffe. Under the religious cloak of ...

Mar. 10 - Apr. 02, 2017
Th-Sun
Austin
Redux in Rep: HAMLET and ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD by City Theatre Company

Redux in Rep: HAMLET and ROSENCRANTZ AND GUILDENSTERN ARE DEAD
by City Theatre Company

The City Theatre Company proudly presents 

William Shakespeare - Tom Stoppard

REDUX IN REP: Hamlet with Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead

A full production of two famous plays ...

Feb. 17 - Mar. 05, 2017
Th-Sun
Austin
Three Tall Women by City Theatre Company

Three Tall Women
by City Theatre Company

Earning a Pulitzer Prize and three Best Play awards, Edward Albee has created a masterwork of modern theater. Three Tall Women is a beautiful ...

Jan. 13 - Feb. 05, 2017
Th-Sun
Austin
Crimes of the Heart by City Theatre Company

Crimes of the Heart
by City Theatre Company

Where do you go when you have just shot your husband?

When the life you planned didn’t work out?

When misery has just got you ...

Nov. 18 - Dec. 18, 2016
Th-Sun
Austin
Laughter on the 23rd Floor by City Theatre Company

Laughter on the 23rd Floor
by City Theatre Company

Ring in the holiday season with the wild comedy of high jinks, good times, and Laughter on the 23rd Floor. City Theatre Austin, November ...

Oct. 14 - Nov. 06, 2016
Th-Sun
Austin
Glengarry, Glen Ross by City Theatre Company

Glengarry, Glen Ross
by City Theatre Company

Lie. Cheat. Steal…all in day’s work.  Everyone plays an angle in David Mamet’s brilliantly written examination of the competitive world of sales. Delve into the seamier and ...

Aug. 19 - Sep. 11, 2016
Th-Sun
Austin
Little Shop of Horrors by City Theatre Company

Little Shop of Horrors
by City Theatre Company

The out-of-this-world hit musical! August 19 – September 11 at City Theatre, Austin.Book and Lyrics by Howard Ashman Music by Alan Menken Based on the ...

Jul. 22 - Aug. 14, 2016
Th-Sun
Austin
The Glass Menagerie by City Theatre Company

The Glass Menagerie
by City Theatre Company

The City Theatre continues its summer season with the Tennessee Williams American classic The Glass Menagerie, which revolutionized modern drama and is still an undisputed ...

Jun. 24 - Jul. 17, 2016
Th-Sun
Austin
A Midsummer Night's Dream by City Theatre Company

A Midsummer Night's Dream
by City Theatre Company

 Let the mischief and merriment begin in this sizzling summer reimagining of Shakespeare’s most popular romantic comedy. In just one fantastic enchanted forest night, four ...

May. 27 - Jun. 19, 2016
Th-Sun
Austin
Pageant, the musical by City Theatre Company

Pageant, the musical
by City Theatre Company

This howlingly hysterical show is a send-up of beauty pageants everywhere as six contestants compete for the glittering tiara and the title of Miss Glamouresse ...

Apr. 29 - May. 22, 2016
Th-Sun
Austin
Arden of Faversham by City Theatre Company

Arden of Faversham
by City Theatre Company

For the quiet, little town of Faversham, it never knew what was about to happen...

 

The City Theatre is thrilled to present the notorious ...

Mar. 11 - Apr. 03, 2016
Th-Sun
Austin
Bus Stop by City Theatre Company

Bus Stop
by City Theatre Company

William Inge’s American classic where eight snowbound strangers at a Midwest diner get a serving of longing and loneliness, with a warm side of love and laughter ...

Feb. 12 - Mar. 06, 2016
Th-Sun
Austin
A Man for All Seasons by City Theatre Company

A Man for All Seasons
by City Theatre Company

 Politics is a dangerous place for a good man!

The City Theatre is thrilled to announce the special stage presentation of Robert Bolt’s celebrated drama A ...

Jan. 15 - Feb. 07, 2016
Th-Sun
Austin
The Boys Next Door by City Theatre Company

The Boys Next Door
by City Theatre Company

The hilarious, yet heartwarming play focuses on the lives of four mentally handicapped men who live together under the watchful eye of their sincere, yet despairing ...

Nov. 20 - Jan. 03, 2015
Th-Sun
Austin
Steel Magnolias by City Theatre Company

Steel Magnolias
by City Theatre Company

Celebrate the holidays with Robert Harling’s wisecracking and wise southern comedy hit!

 

Fall in love with the ladies of Truvy’s Beauty Salon all over ...

Oct. 23 - Nov. 15, 2015
Th-Sun
Austin
The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940 by City Theatre Company

The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940
by City Theatre Company

 Mystery and murder is the entertainment choice this Halloween season! However, this time it’s complete with Nazi saboteurs, secret passageways, flickering lights… and, well ...

Oct. 02 - Oct. 18, 2015
Th-Sun
Austin
Love Alone by City Theatre Company

Love Alone
by City Theatre Company

Opening City Theatre’s 10th anniversary season, the Austin premiere play Love Alone by Deborah Salem Smith pulls no punches as it lays bare the emotions of ...

Aug. 28 - Sep. 20, 2015
Th-Sun
Austin
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum by City Theatre Company

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum
by City Theatre Company

Tragedy tomorrow, comedy tonight! Forum's joyous, musical romp through Rome has desperate lovers, scheming neighbors and secrets behind every toga. A Funny Thing is ...

Jul. 31 - Aug. 23, 2015
Th-Sun
Austin
Love! Valour! Compassion! by City Theatre Company

Love! Valour! Compassion!
by City Theatre Company

Love! Valour! Compassion! is hailed by many critics as McNally at the top of his form. The play centers on eight gay men who vacation ...

Jul. 23 - Jul. 26, 2015
Th-Sun
Austin
Women Sing! to Celebrate 10 years of City Theatre, Austin by City Theatre Company

Women Sing! to Celebrate 10 years of City Theatre, Austin
by City Theatre Company

To toast ten years, powerhouse City Theatre stage performers Cathie Sheridan,  Michelle Cheney, Tracy Hurd, and Dawn Erin come together to sing their favorite ...

Jun. 12 - Jul. 05, 2015
Th-Sat
Austin
The Importance of Being Earnest by City Theatre Company

The Importance of Being Earnest
by City Theatre Company

Oscar Wilde’s most beloved and delightful comedy graces the City Theatre stage – a perfect summer treat playing June 12 through July 5.

 

The ...

May. 15 - Jun. 07, 2015
Th-Sun
Austin
Waiting for Godot by City Theatre Company

Waiting for Godot
by City Theatre Company

 The New York Times named Waiting for Godot “the most important play of the 20th Century.” Since it was first staged over sixty years ...

Apr. 17 - May. 10, 2015
Th-Sun
Austin
The Graduate by City Theatre Company

The Graduate
by City Theatre Company

I've just got one thing to say, Ben…!

What's that, sir? Plastics, Ben. Plastics. 

These lines from The Graduate, so etched in the ...

Mar. 14, 2015
 
Austin
The Journey of Tam by City Theatre Company

The Journey of Tam
by City Theatre Company

Tametheon is a young hero who sets forth on an odyssey in order to find the whereabouts of his long-lost family and discover the leader ...

Feb. 20 - Mar. 15, 2015
 
Austin
Julius Caesar by City Theatre Company

Julius Caesar
by City Theatre Company

“Cowards die many times before their deaths; The valiant never taste of death but once.”  Shakespeare’s timeless political thriller portrays the life and death ...

Dec. 05 - Dec. 20, 2014
 
Austin
The Eight: Reindeer Monologues by City Theatre Company

The Eight: Reindeer Monologues
by City Theatre Company

Jeff Goode's wickedly funny alternative to traditional candy-cane cheer. Scandal erupts at the North Pole when one of Santa's eight tiny reindeer accuses ...

Nov. 21 - Dec. 21, 2014
 
Austin
Reckless by City Theatre Company

Reckless
by City Theatre Company

Craig Lucas' comedy RECKLESS has been called the modern Christmas fable of our time. It's Christmas Eve, and Rachel Fitzsimmons' euphoric existence is shattered ...

Oct. 24 - Nov. 16, 2014
 
Austin
Farce of Nature by City Theatre Company

Farce of Nature
by City Theatre Company

If comedies are your favorite choice of theatre, then Farce of Nature is sure to please! From Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope, and Jamie Wooten, the ...

Aug. 15 - Sep. 07, 2014
 
Austin
Urinetown by City Theatre Company

Urinetown
by City Theatre Company

The City Theatre Company is thrilled to end its 2014 summer theatre season with the award-winning musical comedy Urinetown: The Musical. Don't let the ...

Jul. 18 - Aug. 10, 2014
 
Austin
Cyrano de Bergerac by City Theatre Company

Cyrano de Bergerac
by City Theatre Company

Edmund Rostand’s enduring masterwork about the power of love, the art of wordplay and the joy of finding what you've always wanted right under ...

Jun. 27 - Jul. 13, 2014
 
Austin
Psycho Beach Party by City Theatre Company

Psycho Beach Party
by City Theatre Company

Sand. Sun. Surfboards. Boys. Bikinis. Beaches. It's a party! A "Psycho Beach Party!" And laughs. Don't forget the laughs. The City Theatre Company ...

May. 30 - Jun. 21, 2014
 
Austin
Twelfth Night by City Theatre Company

Twelfth Night
by City Theatre Company

Mistaken identity, unrequited love, gender bending, fools and bawdy revelry takes the stage in William Shakespeare's best – loved comedy.The City Theatre Company ...

May. 10 - Jun. 22, 2014
 
Austin
Motherhood Out Loud by City Theatre Company

Motherhood Out Loud
by City Theatre Company

When entrusting the subject of motherhood to such celebrated American writers, what results is a joyous, moving collection of stories that is hilarious, uplifting, and ...

May. 05 - May. 14, 2014
 
Austin
Heroic by City Theatre Company

Heroic
by City Theatre Company

In a world overrun by greed and evil, one man stands between order and complete chaos. Did I say a man? Scratch that. He's ...

May. 02 - May. 25, 2014
 
Austin
A Delicate Balance by City Theatre Company

A Delicate Balance
by City Theatre Company

In 1966, when Edward Albee's A Delicate Balance had its Broadway premiere, just four years after his explosive hit Who's Afraid of Virginia ...

Mar. 07 - Mar. 30, 2014
 
Austin
The Odd Couple by City Theatre Company

The Odd Couple
by City Theatre Company

When recently failed marriages force slovenly Oscar to share an apartment with fastidious Felix, the pair must determine, along with good friends and new loves ...

Feb. 07 - Mar. 02, 2014
 
Austin
The Whipping Man by City Theatre Company

The Whipping Man
by City Theatre Company

Richmond, April 1865. The Civil War has ended, and a badly wounded Confederate soldier stumbles into the ruin of what was once his home. His ...

Oct. 10 - Nov. 03, 2013
 
Austin
Macbeth by City Theatre Company

Macbeth
by City Theatre Company

Wikipedia:

Macbeth is Shakespeare's shortest tragedy, and tells the story of a brave Scottish general named Macbeth who receives a prophecy from a trio of ...

Mar. 18 - Apr. 08, 2012
 
Austin
Wit by City Theatre Company

Wit
by City Theatre Company

Winner of the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for Drama: When Vivian Bearing, a renowned professor of English, is diagnosed with terminal ovarian cancer she reassesses her ...

Sep. 29 - Oct. 23, 2011
 
Austin
Rumors by City Theatre Company

Rumors
by City Theatre Company

In an interview, Simon said: " 'I was going through some difficult times...I wanted to work, because work is always a cathartic process for me ...

Aug. 18 - Sep. 11, 2011
 
Austin
Hair by City Theatre Company

Hair
by City Theatre Company

Aug. 19 - Sep. 17, 2010
 
Austin
Into The Woods by City Theatre Company

Into The Woods
by City Theatre Company

Into the Woods is a musical that includes lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by James Lapine. It debuted in San Diego at the Old ...

Apr. 29 - May. 23, 2010
 
Austin
Agnes of God by City Theatre Company

Agnes of God
by City Theatre Company

Agnes of God is a play by JohnPielmeier which tells the story of a novice nun who gives birth and insists that the child was the result of a virgin conception. A psychiatrist and ...

Jun. 01 - Jul. 15, 2009
 
Austin
Nunsense by City Theatre Company

Nunsense
by City Theatre Company

Nunsense follows the crazy antics of five nuns from the Little Sisters of Hoboken convent. When their cook accidentally serves up some tainted soup, 52 ...

Oct. 02 - Oct. 26, 2008
Th-Sun
Austin
Glengarry, Glen Ross by City Theatre Company

Glengarry, Glen Ross
by City Theatre Company

Glengarry Glen Ross is a play by David Mamet that won the Pulitzer Prize in 1984. The play shows parts of two days in the lives of four desperate Chicago real ...

Aug. 01 - Aug. 17, 2008
 
Austin
City Theatre Company

The Taming of the Shrew
by City Theatre Company

The Taming of the Shrew is a comedy by William Shakespeare, believed to have been written between 1590 and 1592.

The play depicts the courtship ...