Upcoming Performances in Austin

Mar. 24 - Aug. 25
T, Th, Sun
Austin
Wake Up, Brother Bear by Zach Theatre

Wake Up, Brother Bear
by Zach Theatre

 

By popular demand, ZACH’s Moody Foundation Theatre for Families production Wake Up, Brother Bear! extends its run and moves to ZACH’s main campus ...

Jul. 31 - Sep. 08
W-Sun
Austin
Ann by Zach Theatre

Ann
by Zach Theatre

 

ZACH Theatre announces the vibrant Libby Villari will bring Ann Richards to life this summer in Holland Taylor’s Broadway hit, ANN. Original Broadway Director, Benjamin Endsley Klein will return with most ...

Aug. 01 - Aug. 24
Sat
Austin
MS by The Broad Theatre

MS
by The Broad Theatre

Maby is studying to be an actor when she realizes she is having trouble speaking and feels unusual tingling in her legs. Ever the rule ...

Aug. 01 - Aug. 18
Th-Sun
Austin
Seven by Last Act Theater Company

Seven
by Last Act Theater Company

SEVEN is a documentary play conceived by Carol Mack and written by seven award-winning playwrights: Paula Cizmar, Catherine Filloux, Gail Kriegel, Carol K. Mack, Ruth ...

Aug. 02 - Aug. 17
 
Austin
American Blood Song by Trouble Puppet Theatre Company

American Blood Song
by Trouble Puppet Theatre Company

This tale of the Donner Party is rife with the privilege, entitlement, and hubris that leads to nation building, and sometimes cannibalism.

“Remember, never take ...

Aug. 14 - Aug. 18
W-Sun
Austin
Fireflies by whatsinthemirror?

Fireflies
by whatsinthemirror?

Somewhere in the Jim Crow South, the sky is on fire. A pregnant Olivia’s fierce speech writing is the sole force behind her charismatic husband ...

Aug. 15 - Aug. 31
Th-Sun
Austin
TRANSom by Ground Floor Theatre

TRANSom
by Ground Floor Theatre

Ground Floor Theatre announces the world premiere of TRANSom, a devised play by the TRANSom ensemble running August 15-31, 2019. Co-directed by Lisa Scheps and Jess O’Rear, TRANSom tells the story of a found ...

Aug. 15 - Aug. 31
Th-Sat
Austin
Robert Mueller's Greatest Hits, Vols. I and II by Capital T Theatre

Robert Mueller's Greatest Hits, Vols. I and II
by Capital T Theatre

Robert Mueller, played by Austin Arts Hall of Fame inductee Ken Webster,  with some help from a rotation of local all-star actors will bring ...

Aug. 16 - Aug. 18
F-Sun
Austin
RITE OUT LOUD Play Festival by Scottish Rite Theater

RITE OUT LOUD Play Festival
by Scottish Rite Theater

Austin Scottish Rite Theater presents RITE OUT LOUD, featuring three talent-packed days of staged readings of new plays by five great playwrights! Friday, August 16 ...

Aug. 16 - Aug. 25
F-Sun
Austin
The Wolves by Austin Actors Studio

The Wolves
by Austin Actors Studio

Left quad. Right quad. Lunge. A girls indoor soccer team warms up. From the safety of their suburban stretch circle, the team navigates big questions ...

Aug. 23
F
Austin
Our Boy by Southwest Theatre Productions

Our Boy
by Southwest Theatre Productions

 

Mark is a small town "golden boy", sporty, handsome, popular, kind. Or at least that’s something his parents can agree on. When he's ...

Aug. 23 - Sep. 07
W-Sun
Austin
The Mamalogues by Color Arc Productions

The Mamalogues
by Color Arc Productions

 

From the award-winning writer of Single Black Female, Underground, and Monroe comes a new play about the exhilaration and exhaustion that comes from being ...

Aug. 23 - Sep. 08
F-Sun
Austin
Haymaker Players

Tail End Charlie
by Haymaker Players

Tail End Charlie is a new, original dramatic thriller taking place in post-WW2 Illinois and follows the story of Robert Dobson, a young captain, as ...

Aug. 24
Sat
Austin
Facing Our Truth by Spectrum Theatre Company

Facing Our Truth
by Spectrum Theatre Company

Spectrum Theatre Company, Austin’s premier African-American Theatre Company, in collaboration with the Dougherty Arts Center, will present a stage reading of FACING OUR TRUTH ...

Aug. 25
Sun
Austin
Saint Joan by Austin Shakespeare

Saint Joan
by Austin Shakespeare

Austin Shakespeare’s season will culminate in a staged reading of George Bernard Shaw's Saint Joan at ZACH Theatre on Sunday, August 25, playing The Whisenhunt at ...

Aug. 26
M
Austin
Perseus, Son of Zeus by Alex Garza

Perseus, Son of Zeus
by Alex Garza

This play is told from the point of view of the ancient Greek hero Perseus. As an older man, he has exiled himself to a ...

Aug. 27
 
Austin
Sunday Slugg'rz by Cinnamon Path Theater

Sunday Slugg'rz
by Cinnamon Path Theater

Cinnamon Path Theater presents KANSAS CITY OR BUST!, a comedy fundraiser starring Jomo & The Possum Posse, Cami & Zach, Jasmine Ellis and Angelina Martin. Also featuring a ...

Aug. 28 - Sep. 29
W-Sun
Austin
Cyrano de Bergerac by The Archive Theater Company

Cyrano de Bergerac
by The Archive Theater Company

 

Paris in the 17th century is a city of self-indulgence, elegant banter, lust and love. In the midst of this splendor and seduction, Cyrano ...

Aug. 29 - Sep. 15
Th-Sun
Austin
Dance Nation by Theatre en Bloc

Dance Nation
by Theatre en Bloc

 

“Maybe this is the year, this is the moment, this is the dance where your lives will start!”

 

Somewhere in America, an ...

Aug. 31
Sat
Austin
High Art Shit by Salvage Vanguard Theater

High Art Shit
by Salvage Vanguard Theater

Join us for Silva’s Party Poopers Open Mic night, the first in a series of gatherings that invite us to seek commonality through disgusting ...

Sep. 05 - Oct. 05
Th-Sat
Austin
Hot Dogs at the Eiffel Tower by Hyde Park Theatre

Hot Dogs at the Eiffel Tower
by Hyde Park Theatre

Fresh from its wild success at the Winnipeg Fringe Festival, Maggie Gallant's hilarious, endlessly surprising Hot Dogs at the Eiffel Tower comes to HPT ...

Sep. 06 - Sep. 29
F-Sun
Austin
Holmes and Watson by Austin Playhouse

Holmes and Watson
by Austin Playhouse

Austin Playhouse is celebrating its 20th Anniversary Season by revisiting two of their favorite characters, Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson. Holmes and Watson is ...

Sep. 07 - Dec. 14
F-Sun
Austin
Jungalbook by Zach Theatre

Jungalbook
by Zach Theatre

Adventure awaits in a jungle where danger lurks in every tree and only the brave dare enter! This energetic and creative version of the classic ...

Sep. 12 - Sep. 28
W-Sun
Austin
Plano by Paper Chairs

Plano
by Paper Chairs

paper chairs enthusiastically announces its next production, PLANO written by Will Arbery and directed by returning paper chairs co-founder Dustin Wills. This marks the ...

Sep. 12 - Sep. 15
Th-Sun
Austin
Shuhada by Canopy Theatre Company

Shuhada
by Canopy Theatre Company

Meet one of the many Syrian female fighters that sacrificed everything for liberty.

Sep. 12 - Oct. 05
Th-Sat
Austin
The Waverly Gallery by Alchemy Theatre Company

The Waverly Gallery
by Alchemy Theatre Company

A powerfully poignant and often hilarious play, The Waverly Gallery is about the final years of a generous, chatty and feisty woman’s battle against Alzheimer’s ...

Sep. 13 - Sep. 29
 
Austin
Jump by Shrewd Productions

Jump
by Shrewd Productions

From the playwright:"Jump is about flickering lights, vapes that fall from the sky, old homes, and a young woman who finds solace on a ...

Sep. 19 - Sep. 29
Th-Sat
Austin
Instructions for a Seance by Katie Bender

Instructions for a Seance
by Katie Bender

Part DIY seance, part historical drag, Instructions for a Seance is one woman’s attempt to contact Houdini from beyond the grave.Written and performed by ...

Sep. 19 - Sep. 29
Th-Sun
Austin
Jekyll & Hyde, the musical by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

Jekyll & Hyde, the musical
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

Jekyll & Hyde is a musical horror-drama based on the novel The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson. Originally conceived for the stage by Frank ...

Sep. 19 - Oct. 06
Th-Sun
Austin
Admissions by Jarrott Productions

Admissions
by Jarrott Productions

 

ADMISSIONS is a play about which playwright Joshua Harmon says: “Although the play is called Admissions and is about an admissions officer, it's ...

Sep. 25 - Nov. 03
W-Sun
Austin
Dracula (adapted by Dietz) by Zach Theatre

Dracula (adapted by Dietz)
by Zach Theatre

Exquisite and provocative, Stephen Dietz’s new adaptation of Bram Stoker’s Dracula is a sensual fantasy with a surprising twist — a bold heroine who dares ...

Oct. 02 - Oct. 13
T-Sun
Austin

12 Ophelias (a play with broken songs)
by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

Shakespeare's Ophelia rises up out of the water, dreaming of Pop-Tarts and other sweet things. She finds herself in a neo-Elizabethan Appalachian setting where ...

Oct. 04 - Oct. 19
 
Austin
Fefu and Her Friends by Filigree Theatre

Fefu and Her Friends
by Filigree Theatre

Set in a country home in the 1935’s FEFU AND HER FRIENDS follows the lives of eight women through five different environments in the course ...

Oct. 04 - Oct. 20
 
Austin
Stardom, the musical by Stardom Ensemble Creations

Stardom, the musical
by Stardom Ensemble Creations

 

Stardom the musical is a new myth for the human family…an adventurous journey through the evolution of life...the love story of Everywoman and Everyman (Ava and Tar ...

Oct. 04 - Oct. 19
Th-Sat
Austin
Macbeth by The Baron's Men

Macbeth
by The Baron's Men

Directed by Jacqueline Lies.

Cast ListMacbeth ~ Casey Jones*Lady Macbeth ~ Shannon Dodson*Macduff ~ Michael Osborn*Lady Macduff~ Victoria Kelly*Macduff’s Son, Fleance ~ Joe MyersDuncan (King ...