Upcoming Performances in Austin

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

 

 

This summer, ZTP journeys back to the 1950’s — the era of the first Zilker Summer Musical — with the Elvis-inspired All Shook Up!  ...

Jul. 11 - Sep. 02
W-Sun
Austin
Beauty and the Beast by Zach Theatre

Beauty and the Beast
by Zach Theatre

 

ZACH Theatre is proud to announce the cast for the worldwide smash hit musical, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast  featuring the animated film’s Academy Award® ...

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, five women talk about their husbands and lovers, their children, and their dreams for the ...

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

There and Back
by Ground Floor Theatre

Ground Floor Theatre announces the world premiere of There and Back by Austin playwright Raul Garza.  This new work opens up dialogue about the current ...

Aug. 09 - Aug. 25
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 ...

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. 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 - Sep. 02
Th-Sun
Austin
The Grapes of Wrath by City Theatre Company

The Grapes of Wrath
by City Theatre Company

City Theatre Austin’s sizzlin’ summer season heats up with the critically acclaimed theatre production The Grapes of Wrath, Frank Galati’s groundbreaking adaptation of John Steinbeck’s ...

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

Honk!
by Austin Summer Musical for Children

Come join us for the Austin Summer Musical for Children's latest production, "HONK!" by Anthony Drewe and George Stiles based on Hans Christian Anderson ...

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

Wit
by Scottish Rite Theater

 

The play “isn't a tearful lecture on how to die; it's a dry-eyed lesson on how to live--with simplicity and kindness."  ...

Aug. 17 - Sep. 02
F-Sun
Austin
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Austin Actors Studio

The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
by Austin Actors Studio

Set in Edinburgh, Scotland in the 1930’s, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie is a cautionary tale about a passionate, charismatic, slightly narcisstic teacher ...

Aug. 17
F
Austin
Hamlet, Wanna-Be Indie Rocker by Alex Garza

Hamlet, Wanna-Be Indie Rocker
by Alex Garza

In this one-hour solo comedy show, Alex Garza performs a variety of character sketches, including the title piece where he depicts the life of a ...

Aug. 18
Sat
Austin
Skeleton Crew by Spectrum Theatre Company

Skeleton Crew
by Spectrum Theatre Company

Skeleton Crew tells a story of change and personal loss due to economic difficulties; all who have worked hard and long at their jobs will ...

Aug. 20 - Aug. 22
M-W
Austin
The One-Minute Play Festival   by ScriptWorks

The One-Minute Play Festival
by ScriptWorks

 

The Fifth Annual One-Minute Play Festival, featuring works by:

Robin Anderson, Lowell Bartholomee, Stephen Bittrich, Allison Orr Block, James Burnside, Dan Caffrey, Elizabeth Cobbe ...

Aug. 23 - Aug. 26
Th-Sun
Austin
The Texas 'Deep-Fried' Enchilada Western by Aztlan Dance Company

The Texas 'Deep-Fried' Enchilada Western
by Aztlan Dance Company

 

Join us in the third installment of the AZTLAN Enchilada Western, a delicious interpretive Choreo-drama based in borderlands myths.  

 

The Story.....

In ...

Aug. 23 - Sep. 15
Th-Sat
Austin
The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? by Capital T Theatre

The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia?
by Capital T Theatre

Edward Albee's shockingly funny THE GOAT or Who is Sylvia? is a very subversively funny play that defies any categorization and we can't wait to ...

Aug. 23 - Sep. 09
 
Austin
Atlantis, a puppet opera by Ethos

Atlantis, a puppet opera
by Ethos

Ethos Artistic Director, Chad Salvata creates a mythic world of powerful warring religious zealots who are obsessed with world domination and non-renewable energy. In Atlantis, Queen ...

Aug. 24 - Sep. 01
F-Sat
Austin
Schadenfreude: An Evening of One-Act Plays by Cold Frame Collective

Schadenfreude: An Evening of One-Act Plays
by Cold Frame Collective

Lousy reading material, bureaucratic red tape, mix-ups,  missed deadlines, an almost cosmic joke of ineptness... Waiting chronicles the story of a man with eroding patience ...

Aug. 24 - Aug. 25
F-Sat
Austin
Casta by Salvage Vanguard Theater

Casta
by Salvage Vanguard Theater

Salvage Vanguard Theater invites you to attend a staged reading of Casta by Adrienne Dawes, presented as part of Works Progress Austin.

Launched in 2006 ...

Aug. 25 - Sep. 02
F-Sun
Austin
The Legends of Robin Hood by Scottish Rite Theater

The Legends of Robin Hood
by Scottish Rite Theater

Hear ye! Hear ye! Directly from Sherwood Forest Faire, Robin Hood and his merry band of outlaws are stirring up mischief this summer at Austin ...

Aug. 31 - Sep. 15
 
Austin
The Madres by Shrewd Productions

The Madres
by Shrewd Productions

It's 1978 in Buenos Aires, Argentina where people are disappearing right off the street but no one is talking about it. Carolina and her ...

Sep. 01 - Sep. 29
Th-Sun
Austin
Atlantis, a puppet opera by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Atlantis, a puppet opera
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

 Atlantis: A Puppet Opera by Chad Salvata is a cautionary environmental tale with mystical mermaids and sharkmen.

Bonnie Cullum will direct.

Sep. 03 - Sep. 08
M-Sat
Austin
Landfallen - the Lost and Found by Jason Phelps & Company

Landfallen - the Lost and Found
by Jason Phelps & Company

LandFallen is an original dance theatre performance about physical and emotional migration. This work explores memories of distances travelled, and the emotional journey’s we take ...

Sep. 06 - Sep. 09
Th-Sun
Austin
The Big Fat Indian Wedding by Agni Entertainment

The Big Fat Indian Wedding
by Agni Entertainment

Agni Entertainment invites you to a wedding bonanza this fall ! Immerse yourself, literally, in a hilarious comedy of errors as you traverse the venue whilst ...

Sep. 06 - Sep. 30
Th-Sun
Austin
Significant Other by Jarrott Productions

Significant Other
by Jarrott Productions

 

SIGNIFICANT OTHER follows four friends in their late 20’s and their search for relationships in present day New York City. For Jordan and his ...

Sep. 07 - Sep. 16
 
Austin
"Some Humans Were Harmed in the Making of this Show" by En Route Productions

"Some Humans Were Harmed in the Making of this Show"
by En Route Productions

Helen, a recovering alcoholic and Tony Robbins enthusiast, stages the dramatic journey of how she found her inner elephant. Performed by a rag tag bunch ...

Sep. 07 - Sep. 30
Th-Sun
Austin
Monroe by Austin Playhouse

Monroe
by Austin Playhouse

Following the lynching death of her older brother, Cherry is haunted by the belief that God is telling her to leave the south. Although her ...

Sep. 08 - Sep. 16
Sat-Sun
Austin
30 Plays in 60 Minutes by Lucky Chaos Theatre Projects

30 Plays in 60 Minutes
by Lucky Chaos Theatre Projects

This show is one of our most popular shows and had sold out all its 8-show runs in the 3 years we did it.

Two ...

Sep. 09
Sun
Austin
My Seasons with the Astros and the Expos and the Phillies by Hyde Park Theatre

My Seasons with the Astros and the Expos and the Phillies
by Hyde Park Theatre

Ken Webster's long running infatuation with catcher John Bateman.

 

Sep. 13 - Sep. 23
Th-Sun
Austin
Black Dog by 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 ...

Sep. 14 - Sep. 30
F-Sun
Austin
MX499 by Proyecto Teatro

MX499
by Proyecto Teatro

Obra de historia y política de México.

Sep. 14 - Jan. 27
 
Austin
Zach Theatre

Tortoise and Hare
by Zach Theatre

Ancient versus modern. Brain versus brawn. Reptile versus mammal. The ultimate culture clash between two tribes and a fantastical race to decide the fate of ...

Sep. 15 - Dec. 15
 
Austin
Warrior Chorus ATX by Canopy Theatre Company

Warrior Chorus ATX
by Canopy Theatre Company

“The veterans in the Warrior Chorus have worked hard to bring to the surface and then get across the many meaningful stories each of them ...

Sep. 16
Sun
Austin
Patience by Gilbert & Sullivan Austin

Patience
by Gilbert & Sullivan Austin

Gilbert & Sullivan Austin presents a Concert Performance of “Patience; or, Bunthorne's Bride.” A hilarious and lilting comic opera, Patience satirizes the ...

Sep. 19 - Sep. 22
W-F
Austin
Hamlet by Actors From The London Stage

Hamlet
by Actors From The London Stage

 

 

Cast and Character Lines

  • Grace Andrews: Bernardo / Ophelia / Laertes / Guildenstern / 2nd Player / Sailor
  • Ben Eagle: Ghost / Francisco / Claudius / Reynaldo / 2nd Gravedigger
  • Madeleine Hyland ...

Sep. 19 - Oct. 28
W-Sun
Austin
Once by Zach Theatre

Once
by Zach Theatre

 

ZACH Theatre is proud to announce the cast for the first Texas regional theatre production of the eight-time Tony Award®-winning musical Once, running September ...

Sep. 20 - Sep. 30
Th-Sun
Austin
Starmites by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

Starmites
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

Starmites is a sci-fi Fantasy with a big heart and big laughs. The heroine Eleanor is a modern-day Dorothy who dreams of being a super-hero ...

Sep. 20 - Oct. 20
Th-Sat
Austin
Confessions of a Mexpatriate by Hyde Park Theatre

Confessions of a Mexpatriate
by Hyde Park Theatre

Confessions of a Mexpatriate has toured nationally and internationally, and now you can see it at HPT. In this deeply funny, deeply thought-provoking show, a Mexican ...

Sep. 21 - Sep. 30
F-Sun
Austin
Stella and Lou by Southwest Theatre Productions

Stella and Lou
by Southwest Theatre Productions

In STELLA AND LOU we spend the evening with a south Philadelphia bar owner and his favorite “regular,” after which nothing will ever be ...

Sep. 21 - Oct. 14
F-Sun
Austin
Your Mother's Copy of the Kama Sutra by unspecified in Austin

Your Mother's Copy of the Kama Sutra
by unspecified in Austin

Carla agrees to marry Reggie on one condition: to break down any walls between them, they'll reenact their individual sexual histories with one another ...

Sep. 27 - Oct. 12
Th-Sat
Austin
TocToc by Pedemonte Productions

TocToc
by Pedemonte Productions

Six people meet in the Hall of a famous psychiatrist. Everyone suffers from different TOCs (OCD) or obsessive-compulsive disorders and anxiety betrays them with ideas ...

Sep. 27 - Oct. 07
Th-Sun
Austin
Middletown by Mary Moody Northen Theatre

Middletown
by Mary Moody Northen Theatre

 Join Mary Moody Northen Theatre, the award-winning producing arm of the St. Edward’s University Department of Performing Arts, as we open our 46th anniversary ...

Sep. 28 - Oct. 07
Th-M
Austin
The Mystery of the Green-Teeth Ghost by Pollyanna Theatre Company

The Mystery of the Green-Teeth Ghost
by Pollyanna Theatre Company

The residents of Eerie Cove have a new, frightening visitor, and it does't look like it's EVER brushed its teeth! Can it be a ...

Sep. 29 - Sep. 30
Sat-Sun
Austin

A Plan and Not Quite Enough Time
by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

  A semi-staged reading featuring professional actors, this lyrical biography of Leonard Bernstein takes a symphonic look at major melodies playing throughout his life: music ...

Oct. 04 - Oct. 06
Th-Sat
Austin
WET: A DACAmented Journey by Teatro Vivo

WET: A DACAmented Journey
by Teatro Vivo

WET: A DACAmented Journey is the story of what it means to be an American in every sense of the word except for one: on ...

Oct. 04 - Oct. 07
Th-Sun
Austin
Mawlana by Canopy Theatre Company

Mawlana
by Canopy Theatre Company

How do you discover yourself when searching can result in imprisonment or death?

Mawlana, a Monodrama

by Fares al Zahaby

Music by Bernard Legros ...

Oct. 04 - Oct. 20
Th-Sat
Austin
Miss Julie by Filigree Theatre

Miss Julie
by Filigree Theatre

​Passion and sexual desire collide with class and gender warfare during a Midsummer's Eve celebration in 1880's Sweden. 

Directed by Elizabeth V ...

Oct. 05
F-Sun
Austin
Henry IV, Part 1 by The Baron's Men

Henry IV, Part 1
by The Baron's Men

Come one, come all and gather ’round the Boar’s Head Tavern in East Cheap for Master Shakespeare’s classic coming of age tale for our own ...

Oct. 10 - Oct. 21
W-Sun
Austin
Matawan by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

Matawan
by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

 In the summer of 1916, a series of fatal shark attacks terrorized the New Jersey Shore. Further inland, a polio epidemic plagued Philadelphia, while the ...

Oct. 11 - Oct. 27
Th-Sat
Austin
The Fault by Theatre Synesthesia

The Fault
by Theatre Synesthesia

Pressed between the Redwoods and the Pacific Ocean, three sisters struggle to reconcile the culture of their itinerant family with their disparate ambitions and addictions ...

Oct. 11 - Oct. 27
Th-Sat
Austin
Peerless by Salvage Vanguard Theater

Peerless
by Salvage Vanguard Theater

Peerless by Jihae Park, is a biting, strange, vicious, dark comedy about two Asian-American high school seniors, who will do whatever it takes to earn ...

Oct. 12 - Oct. 28
W-Sun
Austin
Sideshow by Trinity Street Players

Sideshow
by Trinity Street Players

Based on the legendary Hilton twins, Daisy and Violet, Side Show follows their heartwarming search for love and acceptance amidst the spectacle of fame. Find ...

Oct. 12 - Nov. 04
Th-Sun
Austin
Doubt by City Theatre Company

Doubt
by City Theatre Company

 

 Set against the backdrop of a 1960s America, in the midst of political and social change, a progressive young priest’s conduct at a ...