Upcoming Performances in Austin

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Aug. 04 - Sep. 03
Th-Sat
Austin
Judith by Hyde Park Theatre

Judith
by Hyde Park Theatre

Judith, dressed as a man, moves to London to stand trial in her absent brother's place. When the trial goes badly, Judith begins to write plays to please …

Aug. 05 - Aug. 20
 
Austin
Previews of Departing Attractions by Austin Playhouse

Previews of Departing Attractions
by Austin Playhouse

Coming to Austin Playhouse West Campus: Previews of Departing Attractions, a collection of short plays written and directed by Lowell Bartholomee!Tied together by loss and …

Aug. 10 - Sep. 04
W-Sun
Austin
The Inheritance, Part 1 by Zach Theatre

The Inheritance, Part 1
by Zach Theatre

In contemporary Manhattan, Eric and Toby are 30-somethings who seem to be very much in love and thriving. But on the cusp of their engagement, …

Aug. 11 - Aug. 27
Th-Sat
Austin
Hedwig and the Angry Inch by The Stage

Hedwig and the Angry Inch
by The Stage

The Stage Austin is (insanely) excited to present:HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH by John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask. Hedwig will storm the stage with …

Aug. 12 - Aug. 27
Th-Sun
Austin
Anna in the Tropics by Ground Floor Theatre

Anna in the Tropics
by Ground Floor Theatre

  Anna in the Tropics (winner of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for Drama) is a poignant and poetic play set in Florida in 1929 in a …

Aug. 12 - Aug. 27
 
Austin
The Supper Club by Navasota Theatre Alliance

The Supper Club
by Navasota Theatre Alliance

The Supper Club, an original play by Clare Broun Johnson, captures the sisterhood of six lifelong best friends who form The Supper Club. After 30 …

Aug. 17
W
Austin
Arbolito by Hyde Park Theatre

Arbolito
by Hyde Park Theatre

When a sacred and magical tree begins to wither, its roots expose a West Texas town trapped between long-buried secrets and a fast-approaching oil boom. …

Aug. 20 - Aug. 21
Sat-Sun
Austin
Austin Ukrainian Play Readings by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Austin Ukrainian Play Readings
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

The VORTEX, La Fenice, Crown Theatre, and Tooth & Claw present Austin for Ukraine, Round 2An evening of staged readings to benefit Ukraine For two …

Aug. 20 - Sep. 02
 
Austin
Lardo Weeping by Local Opera Local Artists - LOLA

Lardo Weeping
by Local Opera Local Artists - LOLA

Lardo Weeping is a wonderful journey through the mind of recluse-genius Dinah LeFarge, a clever, intellectual, quite sexual woman of independent means who seldom ventures …

Aug. 23
T
Austin
MacDuff 2022 by Alex Garza

MacDuff 2022
by Alex Garza

The year is 2022. His name is Macduff. Is he the historical figure from Shakespeare's tragic play? As far as he is concerned, that is …

Aug. 26 - Aug. 28
F-Sat
Austin
Naked at my Age by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Naked at my Age
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Austin’s own Erotic Muse, Whore, and PhD sex educator, Charla Hathaway, takes it off for you in her one-woman show about sex work, Naked at …

Aug. 28 - Sep. 06
 
Austin
The Face of Emmett Till by King Productions

The Face of Emmett Till
by King Productions

August 28, 1955…50 years ago… Emmett Till was brutally murdered. June 2, 2005…The F.B.I. reopens the case. The Face of Emmett Till is a true-to-life dramatization of …

Aug. 30
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Austin
Hyde Park Theatre

The Job Job
by Hyde Park Theatre

Cassius just got his first job, and it's a real JOB JOB!  It involves something about Climate Change and it’s maybe somewhere near El Paso, …

Sep. 02 - Sep. 17
Th-Sat
Austin
Tick, tick . . . BOOM! by Bohemian Theatricals

Tick, tick . . . BOOM!
by Bohemian Theatricals

It’s a tale of two Andrews. Late last year, Andrew Garfield won critical acclaim for his turn as Bohemian Broadway writer Jonathan Larson – best …

Sep. 02 - Sep. 18
Th-Sun
Austin
The Fantasticks by City Theatre Company

The Fantasticks
by City Theatre Company

To end the summer “Back in Show Business” season, City Theatre Austin is honored to present the musical classic, The Fantasticks. It is a show years in …

Sep. 02 - Sep. 24
F-Sun
Austin
The Virgin Trial by Alchemy Theatre Company

The Virgin Trial
by Alchemy Theatre Company

THE VIRGIN TRIAL brings us the shocking story of fifteen-year-old Elizabeth the First before she was Queen. Exploring the contemporary themes of victim shaming, sexual …

Sep. 08 - Sep. 25
Th-Sun
Austin
Macbeth by The Archive Theater Company

Macbeth
by The Archive Theater Company

This telling of Macbeth is set in post-Civil War Appalachia in the mythical county of Scotsland, Kentucky.  It will be a period-appropriate production with costumes, props, …

Sep. 09 - Sep. 24
Th-Sun
Austin
Edit Annie by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Edit Annie
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Agoraphobic video editor Annie finally meets Clara, the #influencer she’s been editing remotely for years. As their relationship blossoms, Clara seems to be the salvation …

Sep. 09 - Sep. 18
F-Sat
Austin
Murders & Moontowers by Texas Comedies

Murders & Moontowers
by Texas Comedies

In the 1880s, Austin was in the grip of crime, corruption and mayhem. Seven women were murdered over the course of one year, overwhelming the …

Sep. 10 - Sep. 25
 
Austin
Small Steps by Shrewd Productions

Small Steps
by Shrewd Productions

When Skip Powers realizes that no one will ever love him, he volunteers to go to Mars -- and the Principal of NASA says, "Yeah, …

Sep. 10 - Sep. 11
Sat-Sun
Austin
Dastan-e-Chandramukhi : A Hindi Play by touring company

Dastan-e-Chandramukhi : A Hindi Play
by touring company

Dastan-e-Chandramukhi - An untold memoir The story revolves around the life and emotional ups & downs, fiery turmoil of an eminent dance diva (Chandramukhi) of …

Sep. 11 - Sep. 20
Th-Sun
Austin
Shining City by Different Stages

Shining City
by Different Stages

Conor McPherson’s Shining City is a brilliant, haunting play from the multi-award-winning author of The Weir. Ian has left the priesthood to become a therapist. John …

Sep. 14 - Oct. 16
W-Sun
Austin
Zach Theatre

The Inheritance, Part 2
by Zach Theatre

In contemporary Manhattan, Eric and Toby are 30-somethings who seem to be very much in love and thriving. But on the cusp of their engagement, …

Sep. 17
Sat
Austin
Frantic is the Carouseel by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Frantic is the Carouseel
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

From Rita Anderson: You are invited to the first Staged Reading of my award-winning play, FRANTIC IS THE CAROUSEL. (It won the National Partners of …

Sep. 22 - Oct. 09
 
Austin
The Outsider by Beyond August Productions

The Outsider
by Beyond August Productions

Ned Newley doesn't even want to be governor. He's terrified of public speaking; his poll numbers are impressively bad. To his ever-supportive Chief of Staff, …

Sep. 29 - Oct. 15
W-Sun
Austin
The Pact by Jarrott Productions

The Pact
by Jarrott Productions

Temperatures are rising and global crises are escalating, and two grandparents are taking action to heal the planet! The Pact is a play about family, pizza, climate …

Sep. 29 - Oct. 22
Th-Sat
Austin
Hamlet by The Baron's Men

Hamlet
by The Baron's Men

Considered one of the most powerful and influential works of world literature, The Tragedy of Hamlet has become one of the most beloved and performed shows in …

Oct. 06 - Oct. 16
Th-Sun
Austin

. . . but you could've held my hand
by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

Four ten-year-olds meet at a wedding. Little do they know, they will become the center of each other’s lives for decades to come. Jumping through …

Oct. 07 - Oct. 23
Th-Sun
Austin
The Lady from the Sea by Filigree Theatre

The Lady from the Sea
by Filigree Theatre

Norway, 1888. A small town by a land-locked fjord. Ellida is second wife to widower Dr. Wangel and step-mother to his two grown daughters, Bolette …

Oct. 10 - Oct. 31
Sat-Sun
Austin
Little Red Chunari by Scottish Rite Theater

Little Red Chunari
by Scottish Rite Theater

    Little Red Chunari’s willpower is put to the test when she journeys through the jungle to visit her grandparents in this South Asian …

Oct. 13 - Oct. 30
Th-Sun
Austin
Fade by Austin Community College

Fade
by Austin Community College

  When Lucia, a Mexican-born novelist, gets her first TV writing job, she feels a bit out of place on the white male-dominated set. Lucia …