Upcoming Performances in Austin

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

Lucky Stiff
by Austin Playhouse

Austin Playhouse is excited to present Lucky Stiff by Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty, the Tony Award-winning team that wrote Ragtime and Once On This ...

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

Twelfth Night
by Something for Nothing Theatre

Join us at Ramsey Park for a lively Shakespearean comedy that's full of music, mistaken identity, mayhem, multiple marriages, madcap mischief, and mirth! Something ...

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

The Book of Liz
by Different Stages

 

Different Stages continues its 2017- 2018 season with Amy and David Sedaris's The Book of Liz. Sister Liz is a cheese ball maker ...

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. 13 - Aug. 01
W
Austin
Too Many Stories! by Scottish Rite Theater

Too Many Stories!
by Scottish Rite Theater

 

 Kallie catches Sam and Bogus getting away with loot they’ve stolen from a department store. With the help of the kids in the Scottish ...

Jun. 14 - Jun. 24
Th-Sun
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 bring their unique flavor to Hamlet. The production features teen actors and a female ...

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

Ruddigore
by Gilbert & Sullivan Austin

RuddigoreA Frightful and Hilarious Topsy-Turvy Musical Delight!

 

Gilbert & Sullivan Austin presents as its summer 2018 Grand Production “Ruddigore; or, The Witch’s ...

Jun. 15 - Jun. 30
Th-Sun
Austin
The Afterparty by Vortex Repertory Theatre

The Afterparty
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

 There's a party at the end of the universe, and all you need to get in is a kiss...

Claire Leverrier, a poet haunted ...

Jun. 15 - Jun. 30
F-Sun
Austin
John Wilkes Booth's RICHARD III by Hidden Room Theatre

John Wilkes Booth's RICHARD III
by Hidden Room Theatre

The Hidden Room Theatre, the Harry Ransom Center & Austin Scottish Rite Theater Present:

Booth’s Richard III A 1699 re-working of William Shakespeare's Richard III ...

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

Jun. 20 - Jul. 22
W-Sun
Austin
Heisenberg by Zach Theatre

Heisenberg
by Zach Theatre

Amidst the crowds of a London train station, Georgie, a delightfully quirky woman, spots Alex, a much older man, and impulsively plants a kiss on ...

Jun. 22 - Jul. 01
Th-M
Austin
If Wishes Were Fishes by Pollyanna Theatre Company

If Wishes Were Fishes
by Pollyanna Theatre Company

Hepp-Galvan’s hilarious new play tells the story of three best friends who can’t wait to play together at their secret meeting spot every day. Sarah ...

Jun. 29 - Jun. 30
F-Sat
Austin
Domesticated by Alchemy Theatre Company

Domesticated
by Alchemy Theatre Company

“I MEAN, THIS IS NOT THE MAN WHO ONCE STOOD OUTSIDE MY APARTMENT WINDOW AND SERENADED ME WITH A GUITAR, ALL RIGHT?”    Presented as ...

Jun. 29 - Jun. 30
F-Sat
Austin
Mass by Bernstein Mass in Austin

Mass
by Bernstein Mass in Austin

Legendary composer and conductor Leonard Bernstein will be celebrated with a Texas-style centennial staging of “MASS: A Theatre Piece for Singers, Players and Dancers ...

Jun. 30
Sat
Austin
Two Sweaty by Salvage Vanguard Theater

Two Sweaty
by Salvage Vanguard Theater

Two Sweaty is the story of two estranged sisters who find their way back to themselves in an urban boutique cycling studio. Their journey of ...

Jul. 05 - Aug. 04
Th-Sat
Austin
The Antipodes by Hyde Park Theatre

The Antipodes
by Hyde Park Theatre

The newest work from the playwright of HPT hits like  John, The Flick, The Aliens,  Circle Mirror Transformation, and Body Awareness --the "endlessly fascinating ...

Jul. 06 - Aug. 18
F-Sun
Austin
All Shook Up, the Elvis Presley musical by Zilker Theatre Productions

All Shook Up, the Elvis Presley musical
by Zilker Theatre Productions

from  Theatremania review by David Finkle, March 24, 2005: 

The phrase "all shook up," which Elvis Presley put into the language with his ...

Jul. 10
T
Austin
Deadly Nightshade by ScriptWorks

Deadly Nightshade
by ScriptWorks

Born with a strong love of the West and the inherent dream of freedom found there, my tomboy heart was nurtured by 50s TV including ...

Jul. 12 - Jul. 14
Th-Sat
Austin
'A' - What the Black Girl Found When Searching for God by Ground Floor Theatre

'A' - What the Black Girl Found When Searching for God
by Ground Floor Theatre

‘A’ is at war. In a constant battle with herself and the world around her, ‘A’ takes comfort in her relationship with God, her patient and ...

Jul. 13 - Aug. 05
Th-Sun
Austin
Playhouse Creatures by City Theatre Company

Playhouse Creatures
by City Theatre Company

The year is 1669 a bawdy and troublesome time. Theaters have just reopened after seventeen years of Puritan suppression. There is a surge in dramatic ...

Jul. 20 - Aug. 11
 
Austin
The Music Man by SummerStock Austin

The Music Man
by SummerStock Austin

The Meredith Willson classic THE MUSIC MAN follows con man Harold Hill as he swindles the Midwestern town of River City into believing he is ...

Jul. 24 - Aug. 11
 
Austin
Rob1n by SummerStock Austin

Rob1n
by SummerStock Austin

A new musical for family audiences!From the brilliant minds of Allen Robertson and Damon Brown, comes the premiere of another exciting, family-friendly musical. ROB1N is ...

Jul. 25 - Aug. 29
Th-Sun
Austin
A Real Boy by Last Act Theater Company

A Real Boy
by Last Act Theater Company

This satiric play tells the story of two marionette puppets with a human child who starts growing strings of his own - and the kindergarten teacher ...

Jul. 26 - Aug. 04
 
Austin
Bottle Alley Theatre Company

Black Dog
by Bottle Alley Theatre Company

Black Dog is a site-specific and immersive theatrical piece revolving around the relationship between two women - Ophelia and Rainey - who capture, torture, kill and consume ...

Jul. 26 - Aug. 11
Th-Sun
Austin
El Público by Paper Chairs

El Público
by Paper Chairs

 

From a New York Times review by D.J.R. Bruckner of a 1998 staging by Repertorio Español:

 

This is the most ...

Jul. 27
 
Austin
Sukey, the Mermaid, and Tales from the Gullah Islands by whatsinthemirror?

Sukey, the Mermaid, and Tales from the Gullah Islands
by whatsinthemirror?

A devised theatre piece adapted by Tarik Daniels and Robert J. King, Jr.

Whatsinsthemirror? is a 501c3 social movement that provides suicide and mental health ...

Jul. 28
 
Austin

She Kills Monsters
by Vortex Summer Youth Theatre

 She Kills Monsters by Qui Nguyen, a dramatic comedy that debuted Off-Off Broadway in 2011, has received national attention as a warm and moving play ...

Aug. 01 - Aug. 11
 
Austin
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels by SummerStock Austin

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
by SummerStock Austin

Director Dustin GoochChoreographer Kristie CopelandBook Jeffrey LaneMusic & Lyrics David Yazbek

 Based on the popular 1988 film starring Steve Martin and Michael Caine, DIRTY ROTTEN SCOUNDRELS tells the ...

Aug. 02 - Aug. 19
Th-Sun
Austin
Real Women Have Curves by Teatro Vivo

Real Women Have Curves
by Teatro Vivo

While they work in a tiny sewing factory, a group of women talk about their husbands and lovers, their children, and their dreams for the ...

Aug. 03 - Aug. 18
Th-Sat
Austin
White by Permanent Record

White
by Permanent Record

Gus is rejected by the gallery of his dreams because he is not the "New Perspective" they're looking for. Hoping to Trojan horse his ...

Aug. 09 - Aug. 25
Th-Sat
Austin
There and Back by Ground Floor Theatre

There and Back
by Ground Floor Theatre

Directed by Patti Neff-Tiven.

Aug. 09 - Aug. 18
 
Austin
Liar's Kiss by Graham Schmidt

Liar's Kiss
by Graham Schmidt

How do you experience vulnerability when your identity is rooted in impossible strength? Sam Harper is a 28 year-old debt collector, obsessed with the film ...

Aug. 10 - Aug. 25
F-Sun
Austin
Wit by Scottish Rite Theater

Wit
by Scottish Rite Theater

Austin Scottish Rite Theater and The Final Acts Project team up to bring Margaret Edson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play WIT to the Scottish Rite stage August ...

Aug. 10 - Aug. 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 ...

Aug. 10 - Aug. 26
F-Sun
Austin
Honk! by Austin Summer Musical for Children

Honk!
by Austin Summer Musical for Children

This delightful and award-winning adaptation of The Ugly Duckling, one of the world's most beloved fables, is a heartwarming celebration of what makes us ...