Upcoming Performances in Austin

Sep. 14 - Jan. 27
Sat-Sun
Austin
Tortoise and Hare by Zach Theatre

Tortoise and Hare
by Zach Theatre

 Ancient versus modern. Peace versus war. Reptile versus mammal. A tale of the ultimate culture clash between two tribes and a fantastical race to decide ...

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 ...

Oct. 16 - Apr. 21
T, Th, Sun
Austin
Wake Up, Brother Bear by Zach Theatre

Wake Up, Brother Bear
by Zach Theatre

 

(Family Friendly) Theatre for the very young uses music, art and hands-on sensory experiences to connect children to literature. We are proud to present Wake ...

Nov. 21 - Dec. 23
W-Sun
Austin
A Christmas Carol: A Rockin' Family Musical by Zach Theatre

A Christmas Carol: A Rockin' Family Musical
by Zach Theatre

For the 5th year in a row, Austin’s most rockin’ holiday tradition returns to make merry with new music and surprises to get the ...

Nov. 24 - Dec. 15
Th-Sun
Austin
The Mystery of Erwin Drood by Austin Playhouse

The Mystery of Erwin Drood
by Austin Playhouse

Austin Playhouse is thrilled to announce the second show of our season, THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD by Rupert Holmes.

A Tony “Triple Crown” (Best ...

Nov. 30 - Dec. 15
Th-Sat
Austin
We Are Proud to Present a Presentation About the Herero of Namibia. . . by Street Corner Arts

We Are Proud to Present a Presentation About the Herero of Namibia. . .
by Street Corner Arts

STREET CORNER ARTS

brings you

 

WE ARE PROUD TO PRESENT

a Presentation About the Herero of Namibia,

Formerly Known as Southwest Africa,

From the ...

Dec. 01 - Dec. 15
Sat-Sun
Austin
Pippi Longstocking's After Christmas Party by Scottish Rite Theater

Pippi Longstocking's After Christmas Party
by Scottish Rite Theater

You’re invited! It’s Pippi’s after-Christmas party, where kids eat their fill of sweets, and no grumpy grown-ups are allowed! Just in time for the holidays ...

Dec. 05 - Dec. 30
W-Sun
Austin
Zach Theatre

The Santaland Diaries
by Zach Theatre

David Sedaris’ ever-irreverent and cynical Crumpet is baaaack! The outlandish tale of a Macy’s elf merrily jingles to life in the intimate Whisenhunt at ZACH ...

Dec. 06 - Dec. 22
Th-Sat
Austin
White by Permanent Record

White
by Permanent Record

White is a new play being brought to the Austin Stage for the very first time by Permanent Record Theatre. White tells the story of ...

Dec. 06 - Dec. 22
Th-Sun
Austin
Fun Home by Ground Floor Theatre

Fun Home
by Ground Floor Theatre

When her father dies unexpectedly, graphic novelist Alison dives deep into her past to tell the story of the volatile, brilliant, one-of-a-kind man whose temperament and ...

Dec. 07 - Dec. 20
Th-Sun
Austin
The Tiny Banger by Trinity Street Players

The Tiny Banger
by Trinity Street Players

The Tiny Banger is a play about a homeless family trying to survive in an increasingly hostile city. It uses Charlie Chaplin’s Tramp archetype and ...

Dec. 07 - Dec. 21
F
Austin
La Fenice's Holiday Spectacular! Spectacular! by La Fenice

La Fenice's Holiday Spectacular! Spectacular!
by La Fenice

The spectacular snow-packed mountains of the South Pole provide the stunning backdrop for this very special La Fenice show, featuring some of La Fenice's ...

Dec. 14 - Dec. 16
F, Sun
Austin
Batman Returns Returns by Museum of Human Achievement

Batman Returns Returns
by Museum of Human Achievement

MoHA, Austin Cultural Exchange, Super Secret Records present: 

Batman Returns Returns

A Holiday Musical Starring: 

Sabrina Ellis (Giant Dog, Sweet Spirit) as BatmanHar Mar ...

Dec. 14 - Dec. 17
F-M
Austin
Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play by The Orange Fringe

Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play
by The Orange Fringe

America has fallen, the power grids are gone, and humanity is on the edge of extinction. What will survive? The answer may surprise you.  ...

Dec. 20 - Jan. 05
Th-Sun
Austin
A Tuna Christmas by City Theatre Company

A Tuna Christmas
by City Theatre Company

Everything's bigger in Texas, and that includes Christmas. Tuna is an outrageous holiday comedy of southern fun and charm. December in the Lone Star ...

Dec. 20 - Jan. 06
 
Austin
The Mutt-Cracker (SWEET!) by Vortex Repertory Theatre

The Mutt-Cracker (SWEET!)
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

After her beloved doll Trudy breaks in an unfortunate accident involving Squirrel the dog, Clara lashes out at her friends. With some holiday magic and ...

Jan. 07, 2019
M
Austin
Gretel! by Theatre Heroes

Gretel!
by Theatre Heroes

Based on the timeless tales of Vasilisa the Beautiful from Russia and the Grimm Brother’s Hansel and Gretel, comes the world premiere of the new musical Gretel! 

A ...

Jan. 10 - Jan. 19, 2019
Th-Sat
Austin
Breakfast at Joe's by Attaberry Industries Theatre Company

Breakfast at Joe's
by Attaberry Industries Theatre Company

Breakfast at Joes is a new play by April Kling Meyer, produced by Valerie Ward, and directed by Kelsey Altom Kling, premiering at Ground Floor ...

Jan. 11 - Jan. 19, 2019
 
Austin
H.P. Lovecraft's AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS by Mercurial Theatre

H.P. Lovecraft's AT THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS
by Mercurial Theatre

Lovecraft’s At the Mountains of Madness

  In a remote research camp at the base of hideous Antarctic mountain range, a group of scientists struggle ...

Jan. 11 - Feb. 02, 2019
Th-Sun
Austin
The Magic Fire by Different Stages

The Magic Fire
by Different Stages

THE MAGIC FIREBy Lillian GroagDirected by Norman Blumensaadt

The title "The Magic Fire" refers to the circle of fire that the Norse god Wotan ...

Jan. 11 - Feb. 03, 2019
Th-Sun
Austin
Paradise by touring company

Paradise
by touring company

Coming off of a sold out 14-week run in Los Angeles, Paradise, a sinfully divine bluegrass comedy, brings its irreverent, heart-warming, toe-tapping show to Austin ...

Jan. 17 - Feb. 09, 2019
W-Sun
Austin
Heartland by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Heartland
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

The VORTEX

presents the 

National New Play Network 

Rolling World Premiere of

Heartland

A new play by Gabriel Jason Dean

Directed by Rudy Ramirez

 Dr ...

Jan. 17 - Jan. 26, 2019
Th-Sat
Austin
The Realness (a break beat play) by New Manifest Theatre Company

The Realness (a break beat play)
by New Manifest Theatre Company

The Realness is a 1996 hip-hop love story. Goodwin takes on the questions of authenticity and class collision with heart, humor and killer rhymes in ...

Jan. 18 - Feb. 03, 2019
Th-Sun
Austin
Sweat by Southwest Theatre Productions

Sweat
by Southwest Theatre Productions

Coworkers in a small Pennsylvania town experience a company-wide layoff. Only one job is available, bringing out the best - and very worst - in friends.

Jan. 21 - Jan. 26, 2019
M, W, F-Sat
Austin
SETLL by FronteraFest

SETLL
by FronteraFest

SETLL (Suspected Extra-Terrestrial Landing Location) is a new play that questions what lies beyond the limits of what we know. The play explores the world ...

Jan. 22 - Jan. 26, 2019
T, Th, Sat
Austin
Straitjacket: Variations on a Theme of Horror by FronteraFest

Straitjacket: Variations on a Theme of Horror
by FronteraFest

Tortured by a sadistic warden, prisoner Darrell Standing is locked away in solitary confinement, sealed in a straitjacket for days at a time. In order ...

Jan. 23 - Mar. 03, 2019
W-Sun
Austin
Hedwig and the Angry Inch by Zach Theatre

Hedwig and the Angry Inch
by Zach Theatre

Lift up your hands for the most groundbreaking, heart-stomping, gut-busting character ever to grace the stage! Created by John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask,  ...

Jan. 31 - Feb. 10, 2019
Th-Sun
Austin
42nd Street by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

42nd Street
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

 The ultimate show-biz musical.

Feb. 01 - Feb. 10, 2019
Th-Sun
Austin
Original Improvised Dramedy by Ground Floor Theatre

Original Improvised Dramedy
by Ground Floor Theatre

An original devised dramedy about a community of queer & transgender friends coming together to overcome personal grief & loss against the backdrop of insidious ...

Feb. 07 - Feb. 24, 2019
Th-Sat
Austin
When We Were Young and Unafraid by Filigree Theatre

When We Were Young and Unafraid
by Filigree Theatre

In the early 1970s, before Roe v. Wade, before the Violence Against Women Act, Agnes has turned her quiet bed and breakfast into one of ...