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Feb. 27 - Mar. 31
W-Sun
Austin
Notes from the Field by Zach Theatre

Notes from the Field
by Zach Theatre

 ZACH Theatre is proud to announce the cast for the regional premiere of Anna Deavere Smith’s critically acclaimed play Notes From the Field, running February 27 – March 31 ...

Feb. 28 - Mar. 30
Th-Sat
Austin
A Doll's House, Part 2 by Hyde Park Theatre

A Doll's House, Part 2
by Hyde Park Theatre

In 1879, Henrik Ibsen wrote one of the most controversial plays of all time: A Doll's House, in which Nora walks out on her ...

Mar. 12 - Mar. 31
T-W, F-Sat
Austin
Flora Circular by University of Texas New Theatre (UTNT)

Flora Circular
by University of Texas New Theatre (UTNT)

When Flo has a psychotic break in her first year at college, her itinerant uncle Ira shows up believing he has the cure for her ...

Mar. 12 - Mar. 30
 
Austin
30 Floods by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

30 Floods
by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

What happens when a storm hits? Who leaves and who is left behind? And what happens on the eve of your 30th birthday? Do you ...

Mar. 14 - Mar. 31
Th-Sun
Austin
Three Shitty Sons by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

Three Shitty Sons
by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

Three Shitty Sons

by Hannah Kenah Directed by Mason Rosenthal 

Three Shitty Sons is the story of three shitty sons who love the holidays, and in ...

Mar. 21 - Apr. 06
 
Austin
Antigonick by Salvage Vanguard Theater

Antigonick
by Salvage Vanguard Theater

A contemporary translation of the classic Greek drama that asks, “How do we care for the dead and how we do grieve amidst crisis?” ...

Mar. 21 - Apr. 06
W-Sun
Austin
Crime and Punishment by Penfold Theatre Company

Crime and Punishment
by Penfold Theatre Company

  As a police inspector investigates a gruesome murder, we journey through the mind of a criminal. What did he do? Why did he do ...

Mar. 21 - Mar. 30
Th-Sat
Austin
Everything is Round by Pollyanna Theatre Company

Everything is Round
by Pollyanna Theatre Company

No matter where you look, inside or outside of the house, it seems like everything is round. Except for everything that isn’t….. This fun new play ...

Mar. 22 - Apr. 13
F-Sun
Austin
The Book Club Play by Different Stages

The Book Club Play
by Different Stages

 

Ah, don’t act surprised. Why should book clubs be different from all the other small groups we humans belong to: families, committees, PTAs, spy ...

Mar. 22 - Mar. 31
F-Sun
Austin
Fresh Squeezed Ounce of Opera by One Ounce Opera

Fresh Squeezed Ounce of Opera
by One Ounce Opera

Four short operas. One big showcase.

Welcome back One Ounce Opera’s most popular event! Nominated for an Austin Critics Table Award!

One Ounce Opera presents the ...

Mar. 24 - May. 26
T, Th, Sun
Austin
Wake Up, Brother Bear by Zach Theatre

Wake Up, Brother Bear
by Zach Theatre

 

By popular demand, ZACH’s Moody Foundation Theatre for Families production Wake Up, Brother Bear! extends its run and moves to ZACH’s main campus ...

Mar. 26 - Mar. 31
T-W, F-Sun
Austin
a place called the middle by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

a place called the middle
by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

 

Performed in collaboration with the audience, a place called the middle is a participatory journey to a mythical hometown called "the middle," a ...

Mar. 29 - Apr. 27
Th-Sun
Austin
Last: An Extinction Comedy by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Last: An Extinction Comedy
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

The VORTEX presents the World Premiere of

Last: An Extinction Comedy

Devised by the Ensemble

Directed by Rudy Ramirez

The VORTEX proudly presents the world ...

Mar. 30
Sat
Austin
Hamlet (one-actor version) by Pegasus Plays Theatre

Hamlet (one-actor version)
by Pegasus Plays Theatre

HAMLET by William Shakespeare

Performed by Alex Garza, Pegasus Plays Theatre

In this interpretation of William Shakespeare’s classic tragedy, performer Alex Garza portrays various characters ...

Mar. 30
Sat
Austin
Nermai Urangum Neram by Kalalaya Productions

Nermai Urangum Neram
by Kalalaya Productions

A hilarious political satire featuring Prakash Mohandas in dual roles.

TNF Austin Chapter presents a Charity event for educating underprivileged children in Tamil Nadu Kalalaya ...

Apr. 01
M
Austin
The Little Prince by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

The Little Prince
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

A play that tells the story of a world-weary and disenchanted aviator whose sputtering plane strands him in the Sahara Desert and the mysterious, regal ...

Apr. 01
M
Austin
My Mother *%^#ing College Life by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

My Mother *%^#ing College Life
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

What is in the minds and hearts of college students today? A thought-provoking portrait of a new generation struggling with higher education’s promise of “personal ...

Apr. 02
T
Austin
Shakespeare in Mind by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

Shakespeare in Mind
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

 A show that takes the audience on a strange and wondrous trip through a dozen "post-modern Elizabethan" plays, poems, and songs. Interweaving comedy, romance, song ...

Apr. 03 - May. 12
W-Sun
Austin
Matilda, the musical by Zach Theatre

Matilda, the musical
by Zach Theatre

  Take a journey through the world of TIME Magazine’s #1 Show of the Year, Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical!  Matilda is an extraordinary little ...

Apr. 03
W
Austin
The Very Persistent Gappers of Frip by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

The Very Persistent Gappers of Frip
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

Gappers are fuzzy orange creatures that wreak havoc on the seaside town of Frip. A tuneful, hilarious and wildly theatrical youth musical presented by quick-change ...

Apr. 04 - Apr. 13
Th-Sat
Austin
100 Planes by Filigree Theatre

100 Planes
by Filigree Theatre

Lieutenant Kay McClure, a hotshot pilot, meets her match in Major Anne Clarkson. As Anne pushes Kay harder and harder,questions arise. What exactly is ...

Apr. 04
Th
Austin
The Student-Written Musical by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

The Student-Written Musical
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

McCallum Fine Arts Academy, Austin, 2019

Apr. 04 - Apr. 20
Th-Sun
Austin
Wear and Tear by The Back Pack

Wear and Tear
by The Back Pack

Wear and Tear is a fast-paced movement-based comedy extravaganza creatively combining non-spoken performance, music, dance, and media, this time plopped in the round, for an “all ...

Apr. 04 - Apr. 14
W-Sun
Austin
Spring Awakening by Mary Moody Northen Theatre

Spring Awakening
by Mary Moody Northen Theatre

Meet Wendla, a young girl yearning to understand what it means to be a woman; Mortiz, a troubled young boy struggling to come to terms ...

Apr. 04 - Apr. 20
Th-Sun
Austin
Love's Labor's Lost by The Baron's Men

Love's Labor's Lost
by The Baron's Men

King Ferdinand and his buddies make an oath to swear off women for three years in the name of study. But the Princess of France ...

Apr. 05 - Apr. 20
Th-Sat
Austin
The Letters by Street Corner Arts

The Letters
by Street Corner Arts

When Anna is called in for a meeting with her superior, everything seems to be going well. But nothing is quite as it seems in ...

Apr. 05 - Apr. 28
Th-Sun
Austin
Copenhagen by Austin Playhouse

Copenhagen
by Austin Playhouse

Copenhagen, a Tony Award winner for Best Play, explores an explosive confrontation between science and politics. Inspired by actual events that have intrigued and baffled ...

Apr. 05 - Apr. 06
F-Sat
Austin
Soldier Songs by Austin Opera

Soldier Songs
by Austin Opera

Soldier Songs combines elements of theater, opera, rock-infused concert music, and video by filmmaker Bill Morrison to explore themes of loss, the exploitation of innocence ...

Apr. 06 - Apr. 28
Sat-Sun
Austin
Treasure Island in the Bay of Bengal by Scottish Rite Theater

Treasure Island in the Bay of Bengal
by Scottish Rite Theater

Austin Scottish Rite Theatre presents Treasure Island in the Bay of Bengal! Come on a swashbuckling adventure with fun new characters mirroring some old ...

Apr. 07
Sun
Austin
A Fool's Banquet by Hidden Room Theatre

A Fool's Banquet
by Hidden Room Theatre

A one-night only performance benefit with songs, scenes, and slapstick from Shakespeare's greatest fools hosted by Der Bestrafte Brudermord's fool Phantasmo (as performed by Joseph ...

Apr. 13
Sat
Austin
"Murder & Mayhem" Fundraiser by Blunt Force Drama

"Murder & Mayhem" Fundraiser
by Blunt Force Drama

"Murder & Mayhem" is an original cabaret style show which will focus on showcasing the talent we have within our theater community. It will be ...

Apr. 17 - Apr. 28
Th-Sun
Austin
Not Every Mountain by Rude Mechs

Not Every Mountain
by Rude Mechs

After a stint in Chicago as part of Pivot Arts Festival and a development residency in Minneapolis at the Guthrie Theatre, Not Every Mountain ...

Apr. 18 - Apr. 28
Th-Sun
Austin
Austin Community College

Sight Unseen
by Austin Community College

Directed by Joe Kelly.

Apr. 18 - Apr. 21
Th-Sun
Austin
Godspell by Trinity Street Players

Godspell
by Trinity Street Players

We’re thrilled to present our Godspell cast of performers and musicians! Starring Joshua Denning as Jesus and Coy Branscum as Judas with Michelle CT Alexander Michael Reyna Sarah ...

Apr. 18
Th
Austin
Teatro Vivo

That Rhythm in the Blood
by Teatro Vivo

That Rhythm in the Blood by Andrew Rincón 

 

 

Miggy, a young man experiencing heartbreak in his life, battles and rages with the ghost ...

Apr. 19
F
Austin
Teatro Vivo

Even Flowers Bloom in Hell, Sometimes
by Teatro Vivo

 

Even Flowers Bloom in Hell, Sometimes,  by Franky D. González     This story is an examination of the inmates within a system ...

Apr. 19 - May. 04
M, F-Sat
Austin
Once There Were Six Seasons by Glass Half Full Theatre

Once There Were Six Seasons
by Glass Half Full Theatre

Once There Were Six Seasons, a reboot of Glass Half Full Theatre’s 2014 award-winning production about climate change, returns in the form of manipulated landscapes ...

Apr. 19 - Apr. 28
F-Sun
Austin
The Rain Sessions by Bottle Alley Theatre Company

The Rain Sessions
by Bottle Alley Theatre Company

    Bottle Alley Theatre Company presents THE RAIN SESSIONS, the third show of our FIFTH season which is entitled Jump Off A Building. The ...

Apr. 20
Sat
Austin
Teatro Vivo

What's Up with Marjorie?
by Teatro Vivo

 

What's Up With Marjorie? by Christin Eve Cato     Marjorie is a young, 2nd-generation, Nuyorican-Latina woman who is in the process of ...

Apr. 20
Sat
Austin
Teatro Vivo

Inner View
by Teatro Vivo

Inner View

by Christina Granados     Noelia Bustamante tries to negotiate her independence by announcing she is seeking a job outside the family. This is ...

Apr. 24 - May. 26
W-Sun
Austin
The Ballad of Klook and Vinette by Zach Theatre

The Ballad of Klook and Vinette
by Zach Theatre

ZACH Theatre stages the Texas premiere of the soulful musical love story The Ballad of Klook and Vinetter April 24 – May 26, 2019 at The Kleberg Stage ...

Apr. 25 - May. 05
W-Sun
Austin
Severe Weather Warning, A Wild Comedy by Theatre en Bloc

Severe Weather Warning, A Wild Comedy
by Theatre en Bloc

In the western world, can women 'have it all'? Severe Weather Warning explores the pleasures and perils of lifelong friendship during a desperately needed Girls ...

Apr. 25 - Apr. 28
Th-Sun
Austin
Extra Baggage by Robert King, Jr.

Extra Baggage
by Robert King, Jr.

Whether you are part of a big family or a small one, neither goes without its hardships of dealing with illness, unemployment, death, or divorce ...

Apr. 25 - May. 19
Th-Sun
Austin
The Children by Jarrott Productions

The Children
by Jarrott Productions

Lucy Kirkwood's play The Children is a near-future drama about the aftermath of a catastrophe at a nuclear power station, exploring the responsibilities we ...

Apr. 26 - May. 18
M, F-Sat
Austin
Who Framed Roger Replicant? by La Fenice

Who Framed Roger Replicant?
by La Fenice

Comedy: A body. An android. A judge. A race for redemption.

Apr. 29 - May. 12
 
Austin
Summer and Bird by Austin Playhouse

Summer and Bird
by Austin Playhouse

In Katherine Catmull’s stage adaptation of her own young-adult novel, sisters Summer and Bird set off on a quest to find their parents, who have ...

May. 03 - May. 11
Th-Sun
Austin
¬°Estar Guars! by Latino Comedy Project

¬°Estar Guars!
by Latino Comedy Project

 

This is NOT your fanboy’s “Star Wars.” This year, celebrate May The Fourth AND Cinco De Mayo with Emmy-nominated sketch group The ...

May. 08 - May. 26
W-Sun
Austin
The Merchant of Venice by Austin Shakespeare

The Merchant of Venice
by Austin Shakespeare

The City of Austin, in coordination with Austin Shakespeare, 

presents William Shakespeare's 

The Merchant of Venice

 

Join us for our 35th year of Free ...

May. 09 - May. 18
Th-Sat
Austin
Acorn & Robin by Pollyanna Theatre Company

Acorn & Robin
by Pollyanna Theatre Company

Just about everyone starts out small and then grows larger. And most of us can’t do that alone. This new play for children ages 2 – 4 examines ...

May. 09 - Jun. 02
F-Sun
Austin
Mary Page Marlowe by Alchemy Theatre Company

Mary Page Marlowe
by Alchemy Theatre Company

Charting the life and times of a seemingly ordinary accountant from Ohio, Mary Page Marlowe is a poignant and often haunting portrayal of a complex ...

May. 09 - May. 18
W-Sun
Austin
(Un)Documents by Vortex Repertory Theatre

(Un)Documents
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

With a single phrase, you can give up your country. With a single signature, you can tear a family apart. With a single word, you ...

May. 12 - Jun. 01
F-Sun
Austin
Dex & Abby by Ground Floor Theatre

Dex & Abby
by Ground Floor Theatre

Sean and Corey are at the beginning of a relationship, but each brings baggage to it: their dogs. The guys are in love. The dogs ...

May. 16 - May. 19
Th-Sun
Austin
Our Town by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

Our Town
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

Miracles are the glory of the commonplace, and change comes slowly to a small New Hampshire town in the early 20th century. People grow up ...

May. 18 - May. 19
Sat-Sun
Austin
Unbreakable by Capital City Men's Chorus

Unbreakable
by Capital City Men's Chorus

This new musical presents an historical arc to the experiences of LGBTQ people over the last 12 decades, illuminated by four characters drawn from real-life ...

May. 19
Sun
Austin
Iolanthe's Fractured Fairy Tales by Gilbert & Sullivan Austin

Iolanthe's Fractured Fairy Tales
by Gilbert & Sullivan Austin

Gilbert & Sullivan Austin presents an original production of a delightfully twisted fairy fable along with fantastic music. Hear selections from “Iolanthe” starring ...

May. 24 - Jun. 01
Th-Sun
Austin
Chickens in the Yard by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Chickens in the Yard
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

The story of a family through the eyes of their four chickens. Set in Pittsburgh, this heartfelt play explores what a gay identity means for ...