Upcoming Performances in Austin

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Feb. 17 - Jul. 27
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Austin
Sister of Shattering Glass by Physical Plant Theatre

Sister of Shattering Glass
by Physical Plant Theatre

Sister of Shattering Glass is a mesmerizing adventure story for adults and young adults alike — told entirely with text messages. Taking the role of ...

May. 18 - Jun. 11
Th-Sun
Austin
Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill by Zach Theatre

Lady Day at Emerson's Bar and Grill
by Zach Theatre

LADY DAY EXTENDS HER STAY – EMERSON’S BAR & GRILL RE-OPENS IN THE KLEBERG BEGINNING MAY 18. 

Pull up a chair, order a delicious ...

May. 18 - Jun. 10
Th-Sat
Austin
Butcher Holler Here We Come by Theatre Synesthesia

Butcher Holler Here We Come
by Theatre Synesthesia

1973, West Virginia. Following a cave collapse, five coal miners struggle to survive the dwindling supply of oxygen, the lack of food and water, the ...

May. 19 - Jun. 03
F-Sun
Austin
Dani Girl by Trinity Street Players

Dani Girl
by Trinity Street Players

When Dani, a precocious nine year old, loses her hair to leukemia, she embarks on a magical journey to get it back. Simultaneously hilarious and ...

May. 25 - Jun. 17
Th-Sat
Austin
The Effect by Capital T Theatre

The Effect
by Capital T Theatre

In Cap T's tradition of offering intelligent, funny, and relevant shows during the summer we are excited to announce the opening of THE EFFECT ...

May. 26 - Jun. 04
F-Sun
Austin
Love Goes Toward Love by Becca Musser and Taylor Flanagan

Love Goes Toward Love
by Becca Musser and Taylor Flanagan

Come experience this unique, intimate, 2-weekend only, exploration of love and longing through same-sex performances of Shakespeare’s couples by some of Austin's finest Shakespearean ...

May. 26 - Jun. 25
Th-Sun
Austin
Guys and Dolls by Austin Playhouse

Guys and Dolls
by Austin Playhouse

In the rough-and-tumble world of 1940s New York, con-man Nathan Detroit needs some serious dough to finance a safe place for his famous, floating crap ...

May. 31 - Jul. 02
W-Sun
Austin
In the Heights by Zach Theatre

In the Heights
by Zach Theatre

Welcome to the passionate, proud, and diverse neighborhood of Washington Heights, where hard work is necessary to survive, but faith, community, music, food ...

Jun. 02 - Jun. 25
 
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 ...

Jun. 02 - Jun. 17
W-Sun
Austin
Scheherazade by Generic Ensemble Company

Scheherazade
by Generic Ensemble Company

SCHEHERAZADE center​s collaborators of Middle Eastern descent​, ​​us​ing the​ Arabian Nights​ stories​ as a basis for exploring Islamophobia, terrorism, detention, and the "Muslim ...

Jun. 02 - Jun. 10
F
Austin
Sadie Saturday Night: A Punk Rock Music Memoir by Jean Caffeine

Sadie Saturday Night: A Punk Rock Music Memoir
by Jean Caffeine

Jean Caffeine stars in the lean, darkly humored, nostalgic one-woman (+ one guitar player) show that features stories and songs about growing up punk in San Francisco in ...

Jun. 03 - Jun. 24
Sat
Austin
SPIT - Truth and Honey by En Route Productions

SPIT - Truth and Honey
by En Route Productions

Two nights of our modern bards speaking words of Truth and Honey (love and politics) at SPIT, a spoken word project with live music

Jun. 03
Sat
Austin
Las Cosas Insignificantes (The Insignificant Things) by Alex Garza

Las Cosas Insignificantes (The Insignificant Things)
by Alex Garza

Alex Garza, who brought us Abuelita’s Christmas last December, returns with another hilariously written play. Las Cosas Insignificantes (The Insignificant Things) is a ...

Jun. 03 - Jun. 04
Sat-Sun
Austin
Ojos Violetas by Proyecto Teatro

Ojos Violetas
by Proyecto Teatro

ProyectoTEATRO tiene el placer de presentar al escritor y actor Josh Inocéncio en la premisa Tejana de su trabajo mas reciente, Ojos Violetas  ...

Jun. 08 - Jun. 24
Th-Sat
Austin
Troilus and Cressida by Something for Nothing Theatre

Troilus and Cressida
by Something for Nothing Theatre

 

Two armies, two lovers, two hours! This June, find out what William Shakespeare can do with the story of ancient Troy. Troilus and Cressida is ...

Jun. 09 - Jun. 18
F-Sun
Austin
Hate Yourself by Bottle Alley Theatre Company

Hate Yourself
by Bottle Alley Theatre Company

 

Bottle Alley Theatre Company presents the third installment of our fourth season, HAUNTED, entitled HATE YOURSELF

Hate Yourself is a world premiere experimental drama ...

Jun. 09 - Jun. 24
W-Sun
Austin
BARE - a pop opera by Austin Theatre Project

BARE - a pop opera
by Austin Theatre Project

Bare, also known as Bare: A Pop Opera and thereafter Bare the musical, is a rock musical with a book by Jon Hartmere, Jr. and Damon Intrabartolo, lyrics ...

Jun. 09 - Jun. 25
Th-Sun
Austin
The Revolutionists by Shrewd Productions

The Revolutionists
by Shrewd Productions

THE REVOLUTIONISTS is a brutal comedic quartet about four very real women who lived boldly in France during the French Revolution’s Reign of Terror (1793-1794 ...

Jun. 09 - Jun. 10
F-Sat
Austin
Gentrif*cked by Latino Comedy Project

Gentrif*cked
by Latino Comedy Project

For TWO NIGHTS ONLY, Emmy-nominated sketch troupe The Latino Comedy Project’s “Gentrif*cked” examines the causes and consequences of gentrification in Austin and ...

Jun. 15 - Jun. 30
 
Austin
Austin Jewish Repertory Theatre

To Be Developed
by Austin Jewish Repertory Theatre

AJRT proudly presents  its new TBD series, for which w'll choose a new work to be developed each year. Following the rehearsal process of ...

Jun. 15 - Jun. 25
Th-Sun
Austin
As You Like It by Young Shakespeare Troupe

As You Like It
by Young Shakespeare Troupe

Young Shakespeare, Austin Shakespeare's company of teen actors, will celebrate their ninth year at The Curtain Theatre with Shakespeare's brilliant comedy, As You ...

Jun. 15 - Jun. 25
Th-Sun
Austin
The Pirates of Penzance by Gilbert & Sullivan Austin

The Pirates of Penzance
by Gilbert & Sullivan Austin

Gilbert & Sullivan Austin presents its summer 2017 grand production of The Pirates of Penzance; or, The Slave of Duty. Nine performances of this classic ...

Jun. 23 - Jul. 15
W-Sun
Austin
The Dresser by Different Stages

The Dresser
by Different Stages

 

 ‘Sir’, the last of the great but dying breed of English actor managers, is struggling to keep a grip on his sanity and ...

Jul. 06 - Aug. 05
Th-Sat
Austin
The Moors by Hyde Park Theatre

The Moors
by Hyde Park Theatre

The HPT production of The MOORS by Jen Silverman opens July 6 at HPT, and stars Lindsay Hearn Brustein, Crystal Bird Caviel, Catherine Grady, Jess ...

Jul. 07 - Aug. 12
Th-Sat
Austin
The Wizard of Oz by Zilker Theatre Productions

The Wizard of Oz
by Zilker Theatre Productions

Directed by Jimmy Moore.

CAST:

PRINCIPALS

Danielle Kaigler……….Aunt Em/Glinda

Hannah Roberts……….Dorothy

Emily Perzan……….Ms. Gulch/Witch

Bill Karnovsky……….Professor/Wizard

Scott Shipman……… ...

Jul. 13 - Jul. 23
 
Austin
Last Act Theater Company

Richard III (an all female staging)
by Last Act Theater Company

Announcing the all female cast and crew for our upcoming production of Shakespeare's Richard III:

Amelia Turner: RichardCallie Hacker: Hastings, Tyrrel, Murderer 1Chelsea Beth ...

Jul. 15 - Jul. 30
Sat-Sun
Austin
Tamethon by Alex Garza

Tamethon
by Alex Garza

In this solo performance, actor and writer Alex Garza brings his short novel The Journey of Tam to life onstage, using music, movement, puppetry, and ...

Jul. 20 - Aug. 05
Th-Sun
Austin
Crave Blue by Mouth Radio

Crave Blue
by Mouth Radio

 A mermaid exhibition. A strange lake in the middle of West Texas. Ice cream in a multiple flavors. Crave Blue, a new play by Sarah ...

Jul. 21 - Aug. 13
F, Sun
Austin
Call of Cthulhu by Mercurial Theatre

Call of Cthulhu
by Mercurial Theatre

 

Deep within the forest, police are moving in darkness upon a curious and demented gathering. A disturbed refugee from this group seeks asylum, asking ...

Jul. 21 - Aug. 12
 
Austin
Spamalot by SummerStock Austin

Spamalot
by SummerStock Austin

Monty Python’s Spamalot, the musical comedy sensation “lovingly ripped off” from the film classic Monty Python and The Holy Grail, leaps onto the Rollins stage ...

Jul. 21 - Jul. 29
F-Sun
Austin
It Can't Happen Here by Vortex Summer Youth Theatre

It Can't Happen Here
by Vortex Summer Youth Theatre

Written during the rise of fascism in Europe, Lewis’ darkly satirical It Can’t Happen Here follows the ascent of a demagogue who becomes President of ...

Jul. 25 - Aug. 12
 
Austin
A Shoe Story: A Brand New Musical Comedy by SummerStock Austin

A Shoe Story: A Brand New Musical Comedy
by SummerStock Austin

From the creative minds of Allen Robertson and Damon Brown of the Biscuit Brothers comes A Shoe Story, a musical in which Sydney, a 13th generation ...