Productions in May 2021

Mar. 04 - Jun. 24
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Everywhere
Trans Lives/Trans Voices by Ground Floor Theatre

Trans Lives/Trans Voices
by Ground Floor Theatre

Trans and Non-Binary people telling their own stories from their perspective. Partial storyteller list: Adrian Lancaster, Ozma Darling, KB, Tessa Lancaster, AQueen Austin, Emmett Schelling, …

Apr. 14 - May. 15
Th-Sun
Everywhere
The Spin by Street Corner Arts

The Spin
by Street Corner Arts

Politics are at a boiling point, COVID is rampant and Zoom calls are still the absolute worst. When the Public Works Director of a major …

Apr. 16 - May. 02
Th-Sun
Fredericksburg
The Sunshine Boys by Fredericksburg Theater Company

The Sunshine Boys
by Fredericksburg Theater Company

This classic Neil Simon comedy is the story of two top-billed vaudevillians, Al and Willie, The Sunshine Boys, who worked together for over forty years. …

Apr. 22 - May. 08
Th-Sat
Bryan
The Death and Life of Sneaky Fitch by StageCenter Community Theatre

The Death and Life of Sneaky Fitch
by StageCenter Community Theatre

Singer - Annabel Perry Rackham - Silas Moores Mervyn Vale - Agustin Morales Mrs. Vale - Kayla Skinner Maroon - Amber Rachelle Sheriff Jack Oglesby …

Apr. 22 - May. 08
Th-Sat
Austin
The Tempest by The Baron's Men

The Tempest
by The Baron's Men

We're so happy to announce that The Curtain Theatre is open and TBM is ready to entertain your socks off. Join us April 22 through …

Apr. 23 - May. 01
 
Everywhere
Confessions of an English Danger Girl by Austin Playhouse

Confessions of an English Danger Girl
by Austin Playhouse

  Named after her childhood club the Danger Girls, Bernadette Nason’s Confessions of an English Danger Girl takes us through the ups and downs of adolescence through Bernadette’s …

Apr. 23 - May. 09
F-Sun
Wimberley
It Had to Be You by Wimberley Players

It Had to Be You
by Wimberley Players

This delightful comedy is about Theda Blau, a failed actress, health food nut, and would-be playwright who wants to find love and success in New …

Apr. 23 - May. 02
F-Sun
Everywhere
The Last Five Years by Waco Civic Theatre

The Last Five Years
by Waco Civic Theatre

This modern musical by Jason Robert Brown ingeniously chronicles the five-year life of a marriage, from meeting to break-up and from break-up to meeting. The …

Apr. 24 - May. 09
 
Everywhere
The Flip Side Redux -- brought back! by TILT Performance Group

The Flip Side Redux -- brought back!
by TILT Performance Group

  TILT Performance Group continues our TILTed Treasures Series in 2021 by premiering our original production Flip Side Redux! This performance was filmed in June …

Apr. 25 - May. 04
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Austin
Dear V, by BLiPSWiTCH

Dear V,
by BLiPSWiTCH

BLiPSWiTCH welcomes you to The Curtain Theatre to experience Dear V, where contemporary dance will take center stage for the first time in the history …

Apr. 29 - May. 01
Th, Sat
Del Valle
Tosca by Austin Opera

Tosca
by Austin Opera

Start your engines! Austin Opera returns to live performance with an innovative outdoor production of   Puccini’s Tosca at Circuit of the Americas, Austin’s Formula …

Apr. 29 - May. 09
Th-Sun
Austin
Clue Onstage by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

Clue Onstage
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

    Based on the iconic 1985 Paramount movie which was inspired by the classic Hasbro board game, Clue is a hilarious farce-meets-murder mystery. The …

Apr. 29 - May. 02
Th-Sat
San Antonio
Anastasia by NESA Northeast School of the Arts

Anastasia
by NESA Northeast School of the Arts

From the Tony Award®-winning creators of the Broadway classic Ragtime, this dazzling show transports us from the twilight of the Russian Empire to the euphoria …

Apr. 29 - May. 02
Th-Sun
Everywhere
The Last Five Years by Texas State University

The Last Five Years
by Texas State University

THE LAST FIVE YEARS is a modern musical that ingeniously chronicles the five-year life of a marriage, from meeting to break-up and from break-up to …

Apr. 29 - May. 02
Th-Sun
Everywhere
Beehive by Texas State University

Beehive
by Texas State University

BEEHIVE celebrates the powerful female voices of the 1960’s with such timeless hits as “My Boyfriend’s Back,” “Be My Baby,” “Son of a Preacher Man,” and …

Apr. 29 - May. 02
F-Sun
Brenham
Ben Butler by Unity Theatre

Ben Butler
by Unity Theatre

Coming soon to the Unity stage is the historical drama (that also includes lots of comedy!), “Ben Butler”, by Richard Strand, playing April 29 – …

Apr. 29 - May. 09
 
Everywhere
Men on the Verge of a His-Panic Breakdown by Teatro Audaz

Men on the Verge of a His-Panic Breakdown
by Teatro Audaz

<>The story follows various Hispanic queer immigrant men and their journey in The United States during the 1990s-2000s. With this project, we hope to emphasize …

Apr. 30 - May. 01
 
Everywhere
Short Play Festival by Deaf Austin Theatre

Short Play Festival
by Deaf Austin Theatre

Deaf Austin Theatre is proud to host our first ever Short Play Festival. This event will showcase six new short plays written by six amazing …

Apr. 30 - May. 15
F-Sun
Ingram
I Ought to Be in Pictures by Hill Country Arts Foundation (HCAF)

I Ought to Be in Pictures
by Hill Country Arts Foundation (HCAF)

A comedy-drama play written by Neil Simon. The play involves a film screenwriter who has abandoned his family, and his daughter who arrives at his …

Apr. 30 - May. 07
 
Everywhere
Synge + Barry by Different Stages

Synge + Barry
by Different Stages

John Millington Synge’s comedy In the Shadow of the Glen is a tale of a tramp seeking shelter from a storm who finds a wife tending …

May. 06 - May. 23
Th-Sun
Brenham
Barefoot in the Park by Unity Theatre

Barefoot in the Park
by Unity Theatre

Newlyweds Corie and Paul Bratter are over the moon to begin their life together in their new apartment in Manhattan. It may be small and …

May. 06 - May. 08
Th-Sat
Everywhere
A Change of Heart by Violet Crown Players

A Change of Heart
by Violet Crown Players

The Violet Crown Players and Diverse Space Youth Dance Theatre present: A CHANGE OF HEART our FINAL PERFORMANCE AND SEASON FINALE With Original Music Score …

May. 06 - May. 21
Th-Sun
Austin
rain falls special on me by Ground Floor Theatre

rain falls special on me
by Ground Floor Theatre

When it rains in Austin, Texas, the best place to stay dry through the night is behind the theater. Weather and circumstance bring together Mikey, …

May. 06 - May. 23
F-Sun
Georgetown
Greater Tuna by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Greater Tuna
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

The day in Tuna, the third smallest town in Texas, begins—as usual—with Thurston Wheelis and Arles Struvie at the microphones of Radio OKKK, broadcasting at …

May. 06 - May. 09
Th-Sun
Everywhere
Out of Ink 2021: Perfect Glitch by ScriptWorks

Out of Ink 2021: Perfect Glitch
by ScriptWorks

In a year filled with unintended technical glitches, ScriptWorks is making them purposeful in OUT OF INK 2021: Perfect Glitch. The malfunctions are one of …

May. 06 - May. 23
Th-Sun
Bulverde
The Tin Woman by S.T.A.G.E. Bulverde

The Tin Woman
by S.T.A.G.E. Bulverde

Instead of relishing life after her heart transplant, Joy enters a downward spiral, unsure whether she truly deserves a second chance. Meanwhile, Alice and Hank …

May. 06 - May. 08
Th, Sat
San Antonio
Lucia di Lammermoor by Opera San Antonio

Lucia di Lammermoor
by Opera San Antonio

Lucia di Lammermoor is the story of a young and innocent woman crushed between two selfish and willful men - a brother who wants her as a …

May. 07 - May. 23
Th-Sun
Waco
The Music Man by Waco Civic Theatre

The Music Man
by Waco Civic Theatre

The Music Man follows fast-talking traveling salesman, Harold Hill, as he cons the people of River City, Iowa, into buying instruments and uniforms for a …

May. 08
Sat
San Antonio
Listen to Your Mother by SATX Storytellers

Listen to Your Mother
by SATX Storytellers

 Listen to Your Mother San Antonio (LTYM) is a live storytelling event in which the cast reads personal true essays related to the beauty, the beast …

May. 09
Sun
Everywhere
A Portrait of My Mother by Jarrott Productions

A Portrait of My Mother
by Jarrott Productions

Jarrott Productions is pleased to present the world premiere of A Portrait of My Mother, written and performed by Carlo Lorenzo Garcia and directed by David R. Jarrott.   An …

May. 13 - May. 15
Th-Sat
Everywhere
Austin Latino New Play Festival by Teatro Vivo

Austin Latino New Play Festival
by Teatro Vivo

¡Hola Teatristas! We are very excited to share with you all an update on the 2021 Latinx New Play Festival showcasing new plays to our …

May. 13 - Jun. 13
 
San Antonio
I Am My Own Wife by The Public Theater

I Am My Own Wife
by The Public Theater

    A fascinating tale of Charlotte von Mahlsdorf, a real-life German transvestite who managed to survive both the Nazi onslaught and the repressive East …

May. 13 - May. 30
F-Sun
San Antonio
Our Town by Classic Theatre of San Antonio

Our Town
by Classic Theatre of San Antonio

Our Town tells the story of a small New Hampshire town in the early 20th century. People grow up, get married, live, and die. Milk …

May. 14 - May. 16
F-Sun
La Grange
Sherlock Holmes and The Case of the Jersey Lily by Fayette County Community Theatre

Sherlock Holmes and The Case of the Jersey Lily
by Fayette County Community Theatre

Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Jersey Lily is an American play, a comedy and mystery, written by Katie Forgette. The wit of Oscar …

May. 14 - May. 23
 
Somewhere
Check, Please AND Check Please, Take 2 by Way Off Broadway Community Players

Check, Please AND Check Please, Take 2
by Way Off Broadway Community Players

Dating can be hard. Especially when your date happens to be a raging kleptomaniac, or your grandmother's bridge partner, or a mime. Check Please follows a series …

May. 14 - May. 30
F-Sun
Bastrop
Hello! My  Baby by Bastrop Opera House

Hello! My Baby
by Bastrop Opera House

From debutante balls to Delancey Street, Hello! My Baby reboots the greatest hits of Irving Berlin, The Gershwins, Eubie Blake and more, weaving their updated classics and …

May. 14 - May. 23
 
Killeen
The Importance of Being Earnest by Vive Les Arts (VLA) Theatre

The Importance of Being Earnest
by Vive Les Arts (VLA) Theatre

Without failing to maintain deep reverence for a proper cup of tea and cucumber sandwiches, The Importance of Being Earnest is a true farce by Oscar Wilde. …

May. 14
 
Killeen
The Prodigal by KZFrazier Drama Company

The Prodigal
by KZFrazier Drama Company

This heartfelt story is exactly what we need after this past year. 

May. 14 - May. 23
F-Sun
San Antonio
The Adventures of Robin Hood by Crystal Sea Drama Company

The Adventures of Robin Hood
by Crystal Sea Drama Company

Robin and his Merrie Band are always looking for an opportunity to perform daring, dashing deeds in their customary, fun-loving fashion. When the nefarious Sheriff …

May. 14 - May. 20
 
Everywhere
Spring Awakening by Texas State University

Spring Awakening
by Texas State University

Spring Awakening is a rock musical with music by Duncan Sheik and a book and lyrics by Steven Sater. Set in late 19th-century Germany, the musical tells the story of teenagers …

May. 15
Sat
Everywhere
Pericles by Deb Streusand

Pericles
by Deb Streusand

Why Pericles? Why now?T he pandemic has been an opportunity for theatre to question what it is and what it can be. For me, part …

May. 16
 
Everywhere
Dupe by Heckle Her Productions

Dupe
by Heckle Her Productions

When emerging writer Parker Davis discovers her image has been stolen and appropriated as the author photo for the infamous Christian ratchet book series “Pastor …

May. 20 - May. 25
Th-T
Austin
Dandelion by Bottle Alley Theatre Company

Dandelion
by Bottle Alley Theatre Company

Dandelion is the newest collaboration between Bottle Alley and The VORTEX. This unique interactive experience takes the form of an online digital auction with performance …

May. 20 - May. 23
Th-Sun
Waco
Fireflies, a romantic comedy by Waco Civic Theatre

Fireflies, a romantic comedy
by Waco Civic Theatre

Retired schoolteacher Eleanor Bannister lives a quiet life alone in tiny Groverdell, Texas, set in her routines and secure in her position as the town’s …

May. 21 - Jun. 05
 
Everywhere
The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Austin Playhouse

The Mysterious Affair at Styles
by Austin Playhouse

Summer 1916. Poirot is residing in the English countryside as a refugee of World War I. His friend, Arthur Hastings, is recuperating from a war …

May. 21 - Jun. 06
F-Sun
Boerne
Old Ringers by Boerne Community Theatre

Old Ringers
by Boerne Community Theatre

Old Ringers by Joe Simonelli is a bawdy comedy about a group of four senior women try to fight the shrinking economy and their shrinking …

May. 22
 
San Antonio
Charlotte's Web by Magik Theatre

Charlotte's Web
by Magik Theatre

Magik Theatre is proud to present the heart-warming story of Charlotte’s Web from May 22 through July 3, at its downtown theatre at Hemisfair. Children …

May. 30
Sun
Everywhere
The Rivals by Austin Shakespeare

The Rivals
by Austin Shakespeare

Celebrating the antics of a comedy of manners, join Austin Shakespeare and its talented cast for the hilarious online reading of The Rivals by Richard …