Upcoming Performances in Austin

Sep. 09 - Feb. 04
 
Austin
The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe by Zach Theatre

The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe
by Zach Theatre

In this inventive and highly theatrical adaptation of C.S. Lewis' classic, two actors give a tour-de-force performance that's sure to delight children and ...

Oct. 26 - Nov. 18
Th-Sat
Austin
The Brothers Size by Capital T Theatre

The Brothers Size
by Capital T Theatre

From the writer that brought us the Academy Award-Winning movie MOONLIGHT....

The Louisiana bayou. Two brothers. The younger brother comes home from prison and hopes ...

Oct. 27 - Dec. 02
Th-Sun
Austin
Dry Land by Permanent Record

Dry Land
by Permanent Record

High school swimmer Amy is in over her head, out of options and desperate for an ally. Luckily for her, Ester is sick of treading ...

Nov. 01 - Dec. 31
W-Sun
Austin
A Tuna Christmas by Zach Theatre

A Tuna Christmas
by Zach Theatre

It’s Yuletide season in itty bitty Tuna, the third smallest town in Texas where the Lion’s Club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies ...

Nov. 03 - Nov. 19
F-Sun
Austin
All The Good People by Mercurial Theatre

All The Good People
by Mercurial Theatre

 

On a quiet autumn night, The Fellowship has gathered in celebration of their progress on The Path toward true enlightenment, eager to hear the ...

Nov. 03 - Nov. 19
F-Sun
Austin
Felt Up by The Back Pack

Felt Up
by The Back Pack

The Back Pack is proud to present their upcoming show, and next installment of the Back Pack Presents Series, Felt Up. The silent sketch comedy ...

Nov. 03 - Dec. 03
Th-Sun
Austin
The Seafarer by City Theatre Company

The Seafarer
by City Theatre Company

The Austin premiere play about luck, the past, and the power of friendship.  

Acclaimed Irish playwright Conon McPherson takes us to mystical and haunting ...

Nov. 08 - Nov. 19
T-Th, Sat-Sun
Austin
The Crucible by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

The Crucible
by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

Accusations of witchcraft turn neighbor against neighbor in 17th century Salem, Massachusetts. The malicious trials that follow reflect the mob psychology of a community paralyzed ...

Nov. 09 - Nov. 19
Th-Sun
Austin
ANON(ymous) by Mary Moody Northen Theatre

ANON(ymous)
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 continue our 45th anniversary ...

Nov. 09 - Nov. 18
Th-Sat
Austin
Chicken Story Time by Pollyanna Theatre Company

Chicken Story Time
by Pollyanna Theatre Company

Central Texas’ well-known children’s theatre company, Pollyanna Theatre, a resident company of the Long Center for the Performing Arts, is presenting Chicken Story Time – An Interactive ...

Nov. 11 - Nov. 19
Th, Sat-Sun
Austin
Carmen by Austin Opera

Carmen
by Austin Opera

Bizet’s sizzlingly hot opera tells the tale of one of the most dynamic characters in all of the operatic canon, Carmen. It also contains some ...

Nov. 15 - Dec. 03
W-Sun
Austin
Much Ado About Nothing by Austin Shakespeare

Much Ado About Nothing
by Austin Shakespeare

Austin Shakespeare kicks off the holiday festivities with Shakespeare’s popular romantic comedy Much Ado about NOTHING, running in the intimate Rollins Studio Theatre at The Long ...

Nov. 16 - Nov. 18
Th-Sat
Austin
Dreams Come True by University of Texas (other)

Dreams Come True
by University of Texas (other)

Dreams Come True is an original play by Kat Agudo.

Nov. 16 - Dec. 09
Th-Sun
Austin
Wild Horses by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Wild Horses
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

It's the 70's, there's music and make-outs, and freedom is just out of reach. A savagely-funny play about a threshold summer that ...

Nov. 17 - Dec. 09
F-Sun
Austin
A Member of the Wedding by Different Stages

A Member of the Wedding
by Different Stages

 
  Different Stages opens its 2017 - 2018 season with Carson McCullers' beautiful adaptation of her novella The Member of the Wedding.  It's ...

Nov. 17 - Dec. 02
 
Austin
The World Goes Round - the Music of Kander & Ebb by Austin Theatre Project

The World Goes Round - the Music of Kander & Ebb
by Austin Theatre Project

Austin Theatre Project to Pay Tribute to Broadway Legends Kander & Ebb

The World Goes ‘Round is not your typical musical revue or “tribute show” ...

Nov. 22 - Dec. 31
W-Sun
Austin
A Christmas Carol: A Rockin' Musical by Zach Theatre

A Christmas Carol: A Rockin' Musical
by Zach Theatre

 

 

Austin’s most rockin’ holiday tradition is back by popular demand for the fourth year in a row. A Christmas Carol plays on stage ...

Nov. 24 - Nov. 26
F-Sun
Austin
Clear to Partly Crazy by Jaston Williams

Clear to Partly Crazy
by Jaston Williams

The show consists of three sections covering subjects well known to all Texans. Cheerleading, tornadoes and mental illness.  In regards to cheerleading, I believe it ...

Nov. 30 - Dec. 17
Th-Sat
Austin
The Brutes by Theatre Synesthesia

The Brutes
by Theatre Synesthesia

Theatre Synesthesia presents the world premiere of Casey Wimpee’s new play, “The Brutes.”    1861 - Four Brutes await their orders in the shadows as ...

Dec. 01 - Dec. 24
Th-Sun
Austin
Miss Bennett: Christmas at Pemberly by Austin Playhouse

Miss Bennett: Christmas at Pemberly
by Austin Playhouse

 

This holiday season, Austin Playhouse is proud to present the Austin Premiere of MISS BENNET: CHRISTMAS AT PEMBERLEY by Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon ...

Dec. 01 - Dec. 15
F-Sat
Austin
People of Color Christmas: The White Elephant in the Room by Color Arc Productions

People of Color Christmas: The White Elephant in the Room
by Color Arc Productions

In collaboration with the City of Austin’s Parks and Recreation Department: Museums and Cultural Programs Division, Color Arc Productions is proud to present People of ...

Dec. 01 - Dec. 09
F-Sat
Austin
A Prairie Christmas Carol by Pioneer Farms

A Prairie Christmas Carol
by Pioneer Farms

A Prairie Christmas Carol is an interactive adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic tale A Christmas Carol. We've readapted the story to the later ...

Dec. 01 - Dec. 17
Th-Sun
Austin
Christmas Belles by City Theatre Company

Christmas Belles
by City Theatre Company

 

Yuletide joy with holiday family fun…Texas style!  December in the Lone Star State – the holiday treat Christmas Belles comes to Austin for The ...

Dec. 02 - Dec. 16
Sat-Sun
Austin
Junie B. Jones: Jingle Bells Batman Smells by Scottish Rite Theater

Junie B. Jones: Jingle Bells Batman Smells
by Scottish Rite Theater

Junie B. Jones, First-Grader, is super-excited about the upcoming Holiday Sing-Along and Secret Santa gift exchange at her school. Too bad tattletale May keeps ruining all ...

Dec. 02
Sat
Austin
SVT Housewarming by Salvage Vanguard Theater

SVT Housewarming
by Salvage Vanguard Theater

Join Salvage Vanguard Theater for…

A House Warming

Saturday, December 2nd 2017

 

Join us as we unveil our new artist guest home and ...

Dec. 02 - Dec. 03
M-T
Austin
Puerto Rican Theatre and Dance Performance (untitled) by Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance & Cultural Center

Puerto Rican Theatre and Dance Performance (untitled)
by Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance & Cultural Center

Bilingual play will pay tribute to our brave men and women who rebelled against slavery in Puerto Rico -- including native Taino, African slaves, and their ...

Dec. 06 - Dec. 10
W-Sun
Austin
The Drowsy Chaperone by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

The Drowsy Chaperone
by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

When a theatre fan introduces his favorite musical, the fictitious 1928 hit The Drowsy Chaperone, the characters come to life in this hilarious musical farce ...

Dec. 07 - Dec. 17
Th-Sun
Austin
La Pastorela by Teatro Vivo

La Pastorela
by Teatro Vivo

The traditional holiday favorite is back in this contemporary adaptation. “La Pastorela” follows a group of pastores traveling to Bethlehem. Along the way ...

Dec. 07 - Dec. 16
Th-Sat
Austin
Barrio Daze by Latino Comedy Project

Barrio Daze
by Latino Comedy Project

In Trump’s America, minority communities everywhere are under attack.

In the one-man comedy "Barrio Daze,” the ‘hood strikes back.

 

Following the sold-out success ...

Dec. 08 - Dec. 24
F-Sun
Austin
A Karaoke Christmas Carol by Rude Mechs

A Karaoke Christmas Carol
by Rude Mechs

 

Rude Mechs invites you to create a new tradition of drunken revels by coming to play with us and a roomful of your soon-to-be ...

Dec. 13 - Dec. 16
W-Sat
Austin
Shoestring by BLiPSWiTCH

Shoestring
by BLiPSWiTCH

 

BLiPSWiTCH  presents  their  second  evening-length performance  Shoestring by  bringing  contemporary  dance  together  with  the  sounds  of  a  liveinstrumental jazz  quartet  led  by  pianist  Red  ...

Dec. 14 - Dec. 15
Th-F
Austin
Wendy and Michelle Serve It Up for the Holidays by The Stage at Water Street

Wendy and Michelle Serve It Up for the Holidays
by The Stage at Water Street

It's going to be a memorable night of cabaret featuring David Blackburn and his band. We will serve up all your holiday favorites! A ...

Dec. 16 - Dec. 17
Sat-Sun
Austin
Abuelita's Christmas Carol by Alex Garza

Abuelita's Christmas Carol
by Alex Garza

She's no George Bailey! She's no Ebenezer Scrooge! She's a little bit spicier! She's Rosita, aka "Abuelita!" Since 2006, this show ...

Jan. 05 - Jan. 13, 2018
 
Austin
Coming Up Short by April Philips

Coming Up Short
by April Philips

"A play about altered expectations and new beginnings"

Jan. 11 - Jan. 13, 2018
Th-Sat
Austin
The Voices of Donny Hathaway by Robert King, Jr.

The Voices of Donny Hathaway
by Robert King, Jr.

 

On January 13th, 1979 the world lost  Donny Hathaway,one of its greatest musicians and singers. In Robert King Jr.'s new thought-provoking musical he ...

Jan. 11 - Jan. 20, 2018
Th-Sun
Austin
Vortex Repertory Theatre

The Way She Spoke: A Doc-Mythologia
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

 Isaac Gomez’s The Way She Spoke:  A Doc-Mythologia is about the systemic abduction, rape, and murder of women in Juarez, Mexico, over the course ...

Jan. 12 - Feb. 04, 2018
Th-Sun
Austin
Uncle Vanya by City Theatre Company

Uncle Vanya
by City Theatre Company

When a retired professor is forced to retire to an estate in the vast country emptiness, his arrival, along with his beautiful young wife, devastates the routine ...

Jan. 12 - Feb. 02, 2018
F-Sun
Austin
Different Stages

When We Are Married
by Different Stages

The Helliwells, the Parkers and the Soppitts are highly respected pillars of their community … but not for much longer. Married on the same day ...

Jan. 12 - Jan. 21, 2018
F-Sun
Austin
The Giver by TILT Performance Group

The Giver
by TILT Performance Group

Twelve year-old Jonas is chosen for special training from The Giver: to receive and keep the memories of their futuristic community. But along the way ...