The Drowsy Chaperone
by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

Dec. 06 - Dec. 10, 2017

(photo from UT Theatre & Dance)When a theatre fan introduces his favorite musical, the fictitious 1928 hit The Drowsy Chaperone, the characters come to life in this hilarious musical farce. Hailed by New York Magazine as "the perfect Broadway musical," the Tony Award-winner is a masterful meta-musical, poking fun at all the tropes that characterize the musical theatre genreMusic and Lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison


Book by Bob Martin and Don McKellar

Directed by Nick Mayo



Original Broadway production of The Drowsy Chaperone provided by Kevin McCollum, Roy Miller, Bob Boyett, Stephanie McClelland, Barbara Freitag and Jill Furman.

The Drowsy Chaperone is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.




Director Nick Mayo talks about The Drowsy Chaperone, November 30, 2017:


The Drowsy Chaperone
by book: Bob Martin & Don McKellar, music & lyrics by Lisa Lambert & Greg Morrison
University of Texas Theatre & Dance

December 06 - December 10, 2017
B. Iden Payne Theatre
300 East 23rd Street
Austin, TX, 78712

Preview: December 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Opening: December 7 at 7:30 p.m. 
Additional Performances: December 8-10 at 7:30 p.m. and December 9-10 at 2:00 p.m.


Tickets $16 - $26 plus handling fees, available on-line via UT Performing Arts