Upcoming Productions

Nov. 19 - Dec. 11
W-Sun
Austin
The Thanksgiving Play by Different Stages

The Thanksgiving Play
by Different Stages

 Ah, Thanksgiving, that most American of holidays: when families gather to bask in the bounty of the harvest, football, giant balloons — and a legacy …

Nov. 19 - Dec. 19
F-Sun
San Antonio
Season's Greetings from San Antonio by The Public Theater

Season's Greetings from San Antonio
by The Public Theater

Article by Jasmina Wellinghoff, editor of ArtsAlive San Antonio (click to go to web posting) The Public’s Holiday Show is a Made-in-San Antonio Original November …

Nov. 19 - Dec. 24
 
San Antonio
Ella Enchanted by Magik Theatre

Ella Enchanted
by Magik Theatre

Ella of Frell is turning the traditional Cinderella story upside down. At birth, she was given the “gift” of obedience by her misguided fairy godmother. …

Nov. 19 - Dec. 30
F-Sun
Georgetown
Elf, the musical by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Elf, the musical
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

  Buddy, a young orphan, mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag of gifts and is transported to the North Pole. The would-be elf is raised, unaware …

Nov. 24 - Jan. 02
W-Sun
Austin
A Christmas Carol: A Rockin' Family Musical by Zach Theatre

A Christmas Carol: A Rockin' Family Musical
by Zach Theatre

After two years, Austin’s hottest holiday tradition is BACK, with all-new music and surprises to ring in the season. ZACH’s singular adaptation of Dickens’ A Christmas …

Nov. 26 - Dec. 12
F-Sun
Wimberley
Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol by Wimberley Players

Jacob Marley's Christmas Carol
by Wimberley Players

  An entertaining twist on Charles Dicken’s A Christmas Carol, this tale is written from his business partner’s point of view. Marley, a mean, sour, …

Nov. 26 - Dec. 18
F-Sat
San Antonio
Overtime Theater

Christmas Chums
by Overtime Theater

The play is based on the unofficial Christmas Day truce between British and German soldiers during World War I. The play takes place on Christmas …

Nov. 26 - Dec. 23
F-Sun
San Antonio
Elf, the musical by Woodlawn Theatre

Elf, the musical
by Woodlawn Theatre

Based on the cherished 2003 New Line Cinema hit. Buddy, a young orphan, mistakenly crawls into Santa's bag of gifts and is transported to the …

Dec. 02 - Dec. 05
Th-F, Sun
San Antonio
Las Nuevas Tamaleras by Las Nuevas Tamaleras

Las Nuevas Tamaleras
by Las Nuevas Tamaleras

A play about three Latinas making tamales for the first time! Two ghosts from the past appear and help them through the process. it will …

Dec. 02 - Dec. 05
Th-Sun
Bulverde
A Tuna Christmas by S.T.A.G.E. Bulverde

A Tuna Christmas
by S.T.A.G.E. Bulverde

Looking for something to do during the Holidays this year? Well even though STAGE will not be hosting their traditional Christmas Open House , Ho …

Dec. 02 - Dec. 10
 
Everywhere
kin • song: ode to disability ancestors by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

kin • song: ode to disability ancestors
by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

  kin • song: ode to disability ancestors is a digital performance ritual, a cybernetic seance. Through monologue, dialogue, puppetry, song and dance, we will join creative …

Dec. 02 - Dec. 19
Th-Sun
Round Rock
Christmas Traditions by Sam Bass Community Theatre

Christmas Traditions
by Sam Bass Community Theatre

On a snowy Christmas Eve, a grandfather entertains his rambunctious grandchildren with stories from around the world, teaching them all the true meaning of Christmas …

Dec. 02 - Dec. 05
Th-Sun
Austin
Red Bike by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

Red Bike
by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

A Director's Studio Presentation. What kind of future will you have living in these here United States? Remember when you were eleven years old and …

Dec. 02 - Dec. 19
Th-Sun
Austin
Unexpected Joy by Ground Floor Theatre

Unexpected Joy
by Ground Floor Theatre

Unexpected Joy tells the story of three generations of female singers, long-held family tensions, and a week together where change is in the air. In modern-day Cape …

Dec. 02 - Dec. 19
Th-Sun
Brenham
A Tuna Christmas by Unity Theatre

A Tuna Christmas
by Unity Theatre

  IMerry Christmas Y'all! It’s a holiday visit to Tuna, Texas. Don’t miss Foster Davis and Kyle Sturdivant (directed by Julia Oppenheim) as they portray …

Dec. 02 - Dec. 12
Th-Sun
Navasota
The Man Who Wanted to Be Santa Claus by Navasota Theatre Alliance

The Man Who Wanted to Be Santa Claus
by Navasota Theatre Alliance

"Who IS that guy?"               That's what they're asking each other at the local police station when Santa Claus shows …

Dec. 02 - Dec. 12
 
Everywhere
Iphigenia in Aulis by Austin Community College

Iphigenia in Aulis
by Austin Community College

Production is directed by Simone Alexander. Set Design: Rachel Atkinson Costume Design: Jana Fronczek Lighting Design/Photo Credit: Channing Schreyer   Makeup Design: Stella McGriffy

Dec. 02 - Dec. 18
T, Th-Sat
Austin
Strange but Perfect by Street Corner Arts

Strange but Perfect
by Street Corner Arts

The year 2020 was a never-ending river of bad news, when Charlie, a marketing assistant from New York, decides to quarantine in rural America at …

Dec. 03 - Dec. 18
F-Sat
Wimberley
Christmas Melodrama by Emily Ann Theatre

Christmas Melodrama
by Emily Ann Theatre

A good old ashioned Christmas Melodrama, directed by Angie Lassetter.  

Dec. 03 - Dec. 18
F-Sun
Lockhart
The Daughter of St. Nicholas by Gaslight Baker Theatre

The Daughter of St. Nicholas
by Gaslight Baker Theatre

In this play within a play set in early 20th century Russia, a colorful troupe of actors in a small provincial theatre is presenting a …

Dec. 03 - Dec. 12
F-Sun
Killeen
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Central Texas Theatre (formerly Vive les Arts)

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
by Central Texas Theatre (formerly Vive les Arts)

  The Herdmans are the worst kids in the history of the world–so when they crash Sunday school and demand parts in the Christmas pageant, …

Dec. 03 - Dec. 19
F-Sun
Bastrop
Rented Christmas, the musical by Bastrop Opera House

Rented Christmas, the musical
by Bastrop Opera House

John Dale, a middle-aged bachelor, and prominent businessman, has a challenging job for Anne Weston, proprietor of the local rent shop. He wants to rent …

Dec. 03 - Dec. 30
W-Sun
Georgetown
Dickens' Christmas Carol by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Dickens' Christmas Carol
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

A completely different adaptation of the holiday classic A Christmas Carol. From the bonny shores of England comes the Styckes-Upon-Thump Repertory Theatre Company, a stuffy old …

Dec. 03 - Dec. 19
F-Sun
Buda
Christmas on Main Street by Crown Theatre

Christmas on Main Street
by Crown Theatre

Join us for a family-friendly re-telling of a Christmas classic, where everything that can go wrong, does go wrong. Audiences will be transported to the …

Dec. 03 - Dec. 19
F-Sun
Horseshoe Bay
Doublewide, Texas Christmas by Hill Country  Community Theatre (HCCT)

Doublewide, Texas Christmas
by Hill Country Community Theatre (HCCT)

  In this outrageously funny comedy, it’s Christmas-time in the newest—and tiniest—town in Texas. And it’s beginning to look a lot like trouble in Doublewide. …

Dec. 03 - Dec. 19
 
Aransas Pass
All Is Calm by Rialto Theatre

All Is Calm
by Rialto Theatre

The Western Front, Christmas, 1914. Out of the violence a silence, then a song. A German soldier steps into No Man’s Land singing “Stille Nacht.” Thus …

Dec. 04 - Jan. 03
 
Everywhere
The Secret Guardian by TILT Performance Group

The Secret Guardian
by TILT Performance Group

“When the soil disappears, the soul didsappears.” - Ymber Delecto Join us this December, 2021 for TILT’s fresh take on Frances Hodgson Burnett’s THE SECRET …

Dec. 05
Sun
Austin
The Pact by Cinnamon Path Theater

The Pact
by Cinnamon Path Theater

We’re doing a reading of my play THE PACT at Hyde Park Theatre on Sunday, December 5th[, 2021]. It’s about family, pizza, climate change & …

Dec. 07 - Dec. 19
T-Sun
Austin
Hamilton by touring company

Hamilton
by touring company

HAMILTON is the story of America then, told by America now.  Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, R&B and Broadway, HAMILTON has taken the story of American …

Dec. 09 - Dec. 19
Th-Sun
Bryan
StageCenter Community Theatre

A Christmas Carol - a live radio play
by StageCenter Community Theatre

  Join us as the Dickens holiday classic is reimagined as a live 1940s radio broadcast with vintage commercials and live sound effects.  Cast of …

Dec. 09 - Dec. 19
F-Sun
Round Rock
Miracle on 34th Street by Penfold Theatre Company

Miracle on 34th Street
by Penfold Theatre Company

The players at the fictional KPNF radio station return to put their stamp on another holiday classic: Miracle on 34th Street. As they bring to …

Dec. 09 - Dec. 19
Th-Sun
Austin
La Pastorela 2021 by Teatro Vivo

La Pastorela 2021
by Teatro Vivo

Teatro Vivo’s La Pastorela returns to celebrate the season with this warm and fun annual tradition created for you and your entire familia! Directed by …

Dec. 09 - Dec. 20
 
Austin
The 12 Dates of Christmas by Austin Playhouse

The 12 Dates of Christmas
by Austin Playhouse

After seeing her fiancé kiss another woman at the televised Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, Mary's life falls apart -- just in time for the holidays. …

Dec. 10 - Dec. 11
F-Sat
Waco
A Little House Christmas by Waco Civic Theatre

A Little House Christmas
by Waco Civic Theatre

A LITTLE HOUSE CHRISTMAS Based on LITTLE HOUSE ON THE PRAIRIE by Laura Ingalls Wilder Adapted for the stage by James DeVita Presented by arrangement …

Dec. 10 - Dec. 19
Th-Sun
Fredericksburg
Scrooge, the musical by Fredericksburg Theater Company

Scrooge, the musical
by Fredericksburg Theater Company

            In 1970, renowned writer/composer/lyricist Leslie Bricusse adapted the classic Charles Dickens tale A Christmas Carol into the hit screen musical Scrooge starring Albert Finney. This stage version, based …

Dec. 10 - Dec. 19
F-Sun
Leander
The Cricket on the Hearth by Way Off Broadway Community Players

The Cricket on the Hearth
by Way Off Broadway Community Players

Dickens’ heartwarming Christmas tribute brings a genial spirit into the festivities as Mr. Tackleton, much like Ebeneezer Scrooge, is changed through the course of the …

Dec. 10 - Dec. 19
F-Sun
Boerne
A Very Holly Moosemas by Boerne Community Theatre

A Very Holly Moosemas
by Boerne Community Theatre

This Christmas themed show is by Jean Ciampi of the Houston area. Ciampi wrote the very popular Potato Gumbo that we produced a few years ago. This production will …

Dec. 11 - Dec. 12
Sat-Sun
Austin
Sembrando Herencia: VALIENTE SOY! by Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance & Cultural Center

Sembrando Herencia: VALIENTE SOY!
by Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance & Cultural Center

VALIENTE SOY is a bilingual play based in Puerto Rican history and current events.They felt pulled to return to the island. Little do they know …

Dec. 11 - Nov. 21
 
Austin
Stealing Baby Jesus by Austin Playhouse

Stealing Baby Jesus
by Austin Playhouse

Inspired by her mother's attempts to create joyful traditions in tough times, and by Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," Bernadette Nason has been forever striving …

Dec. 11 - Dec. 25
 
Everywhere
Shrewd Mouintain Lodge by Shrewd Productions

Shrewd Mouintain Lodge
by Shrewd Productions

The cast and crew of the Winter Festival Play assemble at Shrewd Mountain Lodge for the event of the season! (At least in this small …

Dec. 17 - Dec. 18
F-Sat
Austin
Blood & Holly, Christmas West of the Pecos by Jaston Williams

Blood & Holly, Christmas West of the Pecos
by Jaston Williams

   In his latest solo show Blood and Holly Jaston Williams remembers his childhood Christmas celebrations as being an odd mix of Babes in Toyland with occasional detours through …

Jan. 07 - Jan. 16, 2022
F-Sun
Bastrop
The Art of Remembering by Bastrop Opera House

The Art of Remembering
by Bastrop Opera House

Three actresses embody different facets of a young woman who returns home to bury her father. While there, she cleans out her closet, and as …

Jan. 11 - Jan. 16, 2022
T-Sun
Austin
Hadestown by touring company

Hadestown
by touring company

 Following two intertwining love stories — that of young dreamers Orpheus and Eurydice, and that of King Hades and his wife Persephone — HADESTOWN invites …

Jan. 14 - Feb. 13, 2022
F-Sun
Georgetown
Deathtrap by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Deathtrap
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Comfortably ensconced in his charming Connecticut home, Sidney Bruhl, a successful writer of Broadway thrillers, is struggling to overcome a dry spell which has resulted …

Jan. 14 - Feb. 20, 2022
 
San Antonio
35mm: A Musical Exhibition by The Public Theater

35mm: A Musical Exhibition
by The Public Theater

  A picture is worth 1,000 words — what about a song? Can a picture inspire a song or fifteen? In 35mm, each photo creates …

Jan. 14, 2022
 
Buda
Broke Thespian's Theatre Company

Romeo and Juliet
by Broke Thespian's Theatre Company

Directed by Bridget Farias Gates  

Jan. 14 - Jan. 29, 2022
F-Sat
San Antonio
Einstein Is Wrong about Everything by Overtime Theater

Einstein Is Wrong about Everything
by Overtime Theater

The year is 1956, and Princeton autopsist Thomas Harvey just decided to steal Einstein's brain. That decision now has him on the lam from both …

Jan. 21 - Feb. 20, 2022
F-Sun
Georgetown
Ring of Fire: the Music of Johnny Cash by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Ring of Fire: the Music of Johnny Cash
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

The music of Johnny Cash has had a remarkable journey from Broadway to theatres across the world. The show recently received a hot new re-conception …

Jan. 22 - Feb. 20, 2022
 
San Antonio
The Snowy Day and Other Stories by Ezra Jack Keats by Magik Theatre

The Snowy Day and Other Stories by Ezra Jack Keats
by Magik Theatre

Celebrate the magic and boundless possibilities of the first snowfall! Follow Peter and his friends as they romp and play, starting snow ball fights and …

Jan. 25 - Mar. 27, 2022
T-Sun
Austin
The Cat in the Hat by Zach Theatre

The Cat in the Hat
by Zach Theatre

Everyone’s favorite cat comes to mischievous life in ZACH Theatre’s production of the Dr. Seuss classic. Sally and her brother are stuck home in the …

Jan. 28, 2022
F-Sun
New Braunfels
Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical by Circle Arts Theatre

Great American Trailer Park Christmas Musical
by Circle Arts Theatre

It’s holiday time down in Armadillo Acres (North Florida’s premier mobile-living community), and everyone’s filled with warmth and beer. But when a freak bout of …

Jan. 29 - Feb. 21, 2022
F-Sun
San Antonio
Kinky Boots by The Public Theater

Kinky Boots
by The Public Theater

A winner of six Tony Awards including Best Musical and Best Score! With help from Lola, Charlie not only saves his shoe factory, he discovers …

Feb. 03 - Feb. 18, 2022
Th-Sun
Bryan
Jeeves Takes A Bow by StageCenter Community Theatre

Jeeves Takes A Bow
by StageCenter Community Theatre

Based on the books of P.G. Wodehouse, Jeeves Takes a Bow is adapted by Margaret Raether and will be directed by Jay Thompson. The iconic …

Feb. 03 - Feb. 06, 2022
Th, Sat-Sun
Austin
The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs by Austin Opera

The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs
by Austin Opera

Austin Opera is proud to present the Texas Premiere of Mason Bates and Mark Campbell’s The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs, February 3, 5, & 6, 2022. …