Upcoming Performances in Austin

Feb. 27 - May. 27
T-Sun
Austin
Goodnight, Moon, the musical by Zach Theatre

Goodnight, Moon, the musical
by Zach Theatre

ZACH Theatre is proud to announce the cast for ZACH’s Moody Families and School Theatre Series spring production of Goodnight Moon. Adapted from the book by Margaret ...

Mar. 23 - Apr. 22
Th-Sun
Austin
Shakespeare in Love by Austin Playhouse

Shakespeare in Love
by Austin Playhouse

A brand new adaptation by Lee Hall of the beloved Oscar-winning film Shakespeare in Love by Marc Norman and Tom Stoppard comes to life ...

Apr. 06 - Apr. 21
M, Th-Sat
Austin
Grounded by Street Corner Arts

Grounded
by Street Corner Arts

 

When an unnamed female fighter pilot in the United States Air Force gets unexpectedly pregnant, her superiors reassign her, post-maternity leave, from flying F-16s ...

Apr. 07 - Apr. 29
Sat-Sun
Austin
Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote by Scottish Rite Theater

Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote
by Scottish Rite Theater

Austin Scottish Rite Theater’s production of Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote, adapted for the stage by Susan Gayle Todd, from the book by Duncan Tonatiuh ...

Apr. 07 - Apr. 29
Th-Sun
Austin
Kindertransport by Austin Jewish Repertory Theatre

Kindertransport
by Austin Jewish Repertory Theatre

Trinity Street Players and Austin Jewish Repertory Theatre present KINDERTRANSPORT by Diane Samuels at the TSP Black Box Theatre! 

StageAgent.com:

 

The Kindertransport was a British ...

Apr. 12 - Apr. 22
Th-Sun
Austin
Violet by Mary Moody Northen Theatre

Violet
by Mary Moody Northen Theatre

Twelve troubled years after a childhood accident left her severely scarred, Violet embarks on a pilgrimage to visit a televangelist she believes will heal her ...

Apr. 12 - Apr. 22
T-Sat
Austin
UT New Theatre (UTNT) by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

UT New Theatre (UTNT)
by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

New plays by M.F.A. Playwriting candidatesCurated by Steven Dietz

April 12-22, 2018Oscar G. Brockett Theatre

UTNT (UT New Theatre) presents newly developed works ...

Apr. 12 - Apr. 21
W-Th, Sat
Austin
Loverboy by University of Texas New Theatre (UTNT)

Loverboy
by University of Texas New Theatre (UTNT)

Loverboy finally returns home: to his childhood home and to his mother. His youth is gone, but there are still many things to be raised ...

Apr. 13 - Apr. 21
Th-Sun
Austin
MotherWitch by University of Texas New Theatre (UTNT)

MotherWitch
by University of Texas New Theatre (UTNT)

Nights before Darla's 21st birthday, she is told of The Belleford women's great power that she will inherit. Darla's girlfriend is a ...

Apr. 13 - Apr. 22
F-Sun
Austin
Back/Stage by TILT Performance Group

Back/Stage
by TILT Performance Group

An original production written and performed by members of TILT Performance Group.

What motivates actors to act? Why do performers become performers? How do productions ...

Apr. 13 - May. 06
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 ...

Apr. 13 - Apr. 22
F-Sun
Austin
Front Porch Divas by JW Hill Productions, LLC

Front Porch Divas
by JW Hill Productions, LLC

What happens when life throws shade of four determined, sassy, sensual and sexy women? They throw it right back. With stories that are at times ...

Apr. 14 - Apr. 22
Sat-Sun
Austin
Past Perfect by JW Hill Productions, LLC

Past Perfect
by JW Hill Productions, LLC

Is your past ever really in the past?

First Lady Claire Gilmore has the respect and admiration of her church and community for her tireless ...

Apr. 14 - Apr. 21
T, F-Sun
Austin
Milton, MI by University of Texas New Theatre (UTNT)

Milton, MI
by University of Texas New Theatre (UTNT)

Leah's got writer's block, Amber's got ambition, Jake's got it all. Leah and Jake were once up-and-coming, hot-shot poets. Now Leah ...

Apr. 19 - Apr. 20
Th-F
Austin
Stiff by touring company

Stiff
by touring company

A fast-paced story about moving slow. Award-winning Dallas actress Sherry Jo Ward chronicles her struggle with Stiff Person Syndrome, an incredibly rare disease which impairs ...

Apr. 19 - Apr. 21
Th-Sat
Austin
Austin Latino New Play Festival by Teatro Vivo

Austin Latino New Play Festival
by Teatro Vivo

Playwrights Augusto Federico Amador,Victor I. Cazares, Ramon Esquivel, and Dania Ramos Showcase Diverse Voices

Teatro Vivo is excited to announce the playwrights for the ...

Apr. 20 - Apr. 22
F-Sun
Austin
Mirando Hacia Arriba/Looking Up by Proyecto Teatro

Mirando Hacia Arriba/Looking Up
by Proyecto Teatro

"Mirando Hacia Arriba" es el nuevo proyecto colectivo entre Aurelio Planes, Chamacos Dance Company y ProyectoTeatro, en el cual por medio de la danza contemporánea ...

Apr. 21
Sat
Austin
A Night in Rio by Austin Samba

A Night in Rio
by Austin Samba

 

Austin Samba, the country’s largest samba performance group, will present A Night in Rio.  With more than 80 performers, Austin Samba will once ...

Apr. 26 - May. 05
Th-Sat
Austin
Out of Ink by ScriptWorks

Out of Ink
by ScriptWorks

The following plays were selected for production in this year’s OUT OF INK production from over 30 plays written during the Weekend Fling: 

A ...

Apr. 26 - May. 06
Th-Sun
Austin
Trio by Filigree Theatre

Trio
by Filigree Theatre

 

Every day, Tim bares his chest and Leslie kills him. Leslie’s mom is in the hospital, so she seeks distraction in her dad’s garage ...

Apr. 27 - Apr. 28
F-Sat
Austin
Peter and Alice by Alchemy Theatre Company

Peter and Alice
by Alchemy Theatre Company

A staged reading.

When Alice Liddell Hargreaves met Peter Llewelyn Davies at the opening of a Lewis Carroll exhibition in 1932, the original Alice in ...

Apr. 27
F
Austin
Eidophusikon by Austin Playhouse

Eidophusikon
by Austin Playhouse

 

A mysterious man and a tiny scrappy girl are building a new machine inspired by a legendary creation out of scavenged materials in a ...

Apr. 28
Sat
Austin
Salvage Vanguard Theater

black do crack
by Salvage Vanguard Theater

WORKS PROGRESS AUSTIN SERIESA new solo show by co-artistic director, Florinda Bryant about the mythology of the strong black woman mother. Language, song and movement ...

Apr. 28 - May. 06
Th, Sat-Sun
Austin
La Traviata by Austin Opera

La Traviata
by Austin Opera

Verdi’s tragic heroine takes center stage in one of the most frequently performed operas of all time – La Traviata. Violetta Valery, a courtesan who ...

Apr. 28
Sat
Austin
Nutshell by Austin Playhouse

Nutshell
by Austin Playhouse

Nutshell tells the story of Frances Glessner Lee, the mother of forensic science, who used her inheritance in the 1930's and 1940's to ...

Apr. 29
Sun
Austin
Monroe by Austin Playhouse

Monroe
by Austin Playhouse

A mysterious pregnancy, a lynching, and dreams of California haunt Cherry, a domestic who believes that God is telling her to leave the south. Although ...

Apr. 29 - Apr. 30
Sun-M
Austin
Tick-Tock by Transit Theatre Troupe

Tick-Tock
by Transit Theatre Troupe

TTT Presents: Tick-Tock Directed by Tiara Clayton & Viviana Garcia

Tick-Tock is a production of stories about things we all share: Love. Time. Death. 

May. 03 - May. 27
Th-Sun
Austin
The Merry Wives of Windsor by Austin Shakespeare

The Merry Wives of Windsor
by Austin Shakespeare

Austin Shakespeare will transform the Beverly S. Sheffield Zilker Hillside Theater into the world of a classic ‘50s sitcom for their Free Shakespeare in the ...

May. 04 - May. 21
Th-M
Austin
An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein by Present Company Theatre

An Adult Evening of Shel Silverstein
by Present Company Theatre

P R E S E N T   C O M P A N Y proudly presentsAN ADULT EVENING of SHEL SILVERSTEIN(by Shel Silverstein ...

May. 04 - May. 20
F-Sun
Austin
Upstaged by The Back Pack

Upstaged
by The Back Pack

 

The Back Pack is proud to present their upcoming show, and latest installment of the Back Pack Presents Series, Upstaged. The silent sketch ...

May. 04
 
Austin
America Hurrah by Present Company Theatre

America Hurrah
by Present Company Theatre

AMERICA HURRAH is a stylized biting social satire comprised of three one acts: INTERVIEW, TV, and MOTEL.

May. 04 - May. 20
Th-Sun
Austin
Cry It Out by Theatre en Bloc

Cry It Out
by Theatre en Bloc

 

Cooped up on maternity leave and starved for conversation, Jessie invites her forthright neighbor Lina, also a new mom, for coffee on the patio ...

May. 09 - May. 27
Th-Sun
Austin
Killer Girls by American Berserk Theatre

Killer Girls
by American Berserk Theatre

"You know what your problem is? You don’t understand your place in the world. You think if you dress like a toad and use dry ...

May. 10 - Jun. 03
Th-Sun
Austin
Seminar by Jarrott Productions

Seminar
by Jarrott Productions

This provocative comedy about four aspiring writers who take private classes from an international literary figure features a quintet of actors all making their Jarrott ...

May. 11 - Jun. 03
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 ...

May. 12 - May. 20
Th-M
Austin
The Secret of Soap & Spin by Pollyanna Theatre Company

The Secret of Soap & Spin
by Pollyanna Theatre Company

Central Texas’ most well-known children’s theatre company, Pollyanna Theatre, a resident company of the Long Center for the Performing Arts, is thrilled to produce The ...

May. 17 - Jun. 16
Th-Sat
Austin
Small Mouth Sounds by Capital T Theatre

Small Mouth Sounds
by Capital T Theatre

 In the overwhelming quiet of the woods, six runaways from city life embark on a silent retreat. As these strangers confront internal demons both profound ...

May. 17 - May. 20
Th-Sun
Austin
44 Plays for 44 Presidents by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

44 Plays for 44 Presidents
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

MacTheatre is about CREATING a movement: the ART of a Revolution. Join us. Think and question with us. Create a movement with us. All are ...

May. 18 - Jun. 02
F-Sun
Austin
Carmen, a Latino mash-up by Generic Ensemble Company

Carmen, a Latino mash-up
by Generic Ensemble Company

 

CARMEN takes the well-known opera as a jumping-off point and presents an all-Latinx cast performing a devised theatre piece exploring borders, survival, gender, and ...

May. 25 - Jun. 24
Th-Sun
Austin
Lucky Stiff by Austin Playhouse

Lucky Stiff
by Austin Playhouse

This hilarious, fast-paced murder-mystery tells the story of Harry, an unassuming English shoe salesman who thinks his luck has finally changed when he inherits $6 ...

May. 25 - Jun. 09
Th-Sun
Austin
Vortex Repertory Theatre

Polly Mermaid
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

 Polly Mermaid by Caroline Reck, Indigo Rael, and Gricelda Silva, is about the plastic and radioactive pollution in the ocean’s North Pacific Vortex that has ...

May. 30 - Jun. 24
W-Sun
Austin
Sunday in the Park with George by Zach Theatre

Sunday in the Park with George
by Zach Theatre

Stephen Sondheim’s Pulitzer Prize-winning musical masterpiece is a living painting by artist Georges Seurat, and centers on the artist as he discovers unimaginable possibilities while ...

Jun. 01 - Jun. 03
F-Sun
Austin
Sangre de un Angel by Teatro Vivo

Sangre de un Angel
by Teatro Vivo

Dramatists Play Service:

This dramatic play illustrates how the choices we make can affect our relationships and our lives forever. While broaching issues of immigration ...

Jun. 07 - Jun. 23
Th-Sat
Austin
Twelfth Night by Something for Nothing Theatre

Twelfth Night
by Something for Nothing Theatre

Directed by Deb Streusand.

Cast:

Jordan Marie Ford: ViolaValoneecia Tolbert: OliviaSanjay Rao: OrsinoBradley Wright: Sir TobyHeidi Penix: MalvolioMax Green: FesteAllegra Jade Fox: MariaUyenAnh Dang: FabianKatie ...

Jun. 07 - Jun. 16
Th-Sun
Austin
Little Bird by Heartland Theatre Collective

Little Bird
by Heartland Theatre Collective

Little Bird by Nicole Oglesby, the Heartland Theatre Collective’s newest play, tells a haunting, feverish tale of two young girls living on a bayou in ...

Jun. 08 - Jun. 30
 
Austin
Different Stages

Chris Durang in Shorts
by Different Stages

Summer Shorts. An evening of short plays by Christopher Durang, or another American playwright.

Jun. 08 - Jun. 30
Th-Sun
Austin
The Book of Liz by Different Stages

The Book of Liz
by Different Stages

 

Sister Elizabeth Donderstock is Squeamish, has been her whole life. She makes cheese balls (traditional and smoky) that sustain the existence of her entire ...

Jun. 14 - Jun. 24
 
Austin
Hamlet by Austin Shakespeare Youth Troupe

Hamlet
by Austin Shakespeare Youth Troupe

For its 10th season, Young Shakespeare, Austin Shakespeare’s teen company, will transform Richard Garriott de Cayeux’s outdoor Curtain Theatre (7400 Coldwater Canyon Drive) into the ...

Jun. 14 - Jun. 24
Th-Sun
Austin
Ruddigore by Gilbert & Sullivan Austin

Ruddigore
by Gilbert & Sullivan Austin

 

 
Gilbert & Sullivan Austin presents as its 2018 Summer Grand Production "Ruddigore; or, The Witch's Curse." Nine performances will be presented at the ...

Jun. 15 - Jun. 30
Th-Sun
Austin
Vortex Repertory Theatre

The Afterparty
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

 

There's an Afterparty at the end of the universe. And all you need to get in is a kiss....Claire Leverrier, a poet ...

Jun. 15 - Jul. 08
Th-Sun
Austin
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