Productions in August 2019

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 ...

Jun. 29 - Sep. 12
Th, Sat
San Antonio
Rocky Horror Show AND Evil Dead by Roxie Theatre Company

Rocky Horror Show AND Evil Dead
by Roxie Theatre Company

Cult theatre works to be performed on Thursdays and late Saturdays. 

Jul. 12 - Aug. 11
F-Sun
San Antonio
Matilda, the musical by The Public Theater

Matilda, the musical
by The Public Theater

A joyous girl power romp! This is the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to ...

Jul. 12 - Aug. 18
 
San Antonio
The Very Hungry Caterpillar by touring company

The Very Hungry Caterpillar
by touring company

The Magik Theatre presents The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show, taking four of Eric Carle’s beloved stories to the stage. This will be the last show ...

Jul. 12 - Aug. 04
W-Sun
Lakeway
Annie, the musical by Tex-Arts

Annie, the musical
by Tex-Arts

 

The TexARTS Professional Series presents Annie, a perfect family-friendly musical with book by Thomas Meehan, music by Charles Strouse, and lyrics by Martin Charnin ...

Jul. 18 - Aug. 03
W-Sun
Austin
El Sistema Solar by Pedemonte Productions

El Sistema Solar
by Pedemonte Productions

El sistema solar, una obra escrita por Mariana De Althaus es una historia que dota de esperanza a quienes no saben qué hacer con sus ...

Jul. 18 - Aug. 04
F-Sun
Horseshoe Bay
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels by Hill Country  Community Theatre (HCCT)

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
by Hill Country Community Theatre (HCCT)

In this musical, Lawrence Jameson makes his lavish living by talking rich ladies out of their money. Freddy Benson more humbly swindles women by waking ...

Jul. 19 - Aug. 10
 
Austin
Sister Act by SummerStock Austin

Sister Act
by SummerStock Austin

A feel-good musical comedy smash based on the hit 1992 film has audiences jumping to their feet! Filled with powerful gospel music, outrageous dancing and ...

Jul. 19 - Aug. 10
F-Sun
Austin
How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying by SummerStock Austin

How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
by SummerStock Austin

 

This satire of big business and all it holds sacred, follows the rise of J. Pierrepont Finch, who uses a little handbook to climb ...

Jul. 19 - Aug. 18
F-Sun
Georgetown
Forever Plaid  by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Forever Plaid
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

 

 

Forever Plaid is a most popular stage musical that truly stands the test of time!  This deliciously fun revue is chock-full of ...

Jul. 25 - Aug. 10
Th-Sat
Bryan
Caught in the Villain's Web by StageCenter Community Theatre

Caught in the Villain's Web
by StageCenter Community Theatre

"Curses! Foiled again!"

Directed by Jennifer Hargis

Jul. 26 - Aug. 03
F-Sat
Leander
Wake Up Napsville, The Train Is Coming! by Way Off Broadway Community Players

Wake Up Napsville, The Train Is Coming!
by Way Off Broadway Community Players

Big Business tycoon Bartholomew Badmun is hoping to add to his bank account by cashing in on the people of Napsville. He is trying to ...

Jul. 26 - Aug. 03
F-Sat
San Antonio
Murder on the Orient Express by Lackland Performing Arts Group

Murder on the Orient Express
by Lackland Performing Arts Group

Cast List

Hercule Poirot - Patricia Duncan JimenezMmme Bouc - Denise JohnsonMary Debenham - Laura Cathey-KellyHector McQueen - Cameron SerraMichel / waiter - Jasmine SerraPrincess - Maddy QuirozGreta Ohlsson - Rachel KippCountess Andrenyi ...

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. 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. 01 - Aug. 10
Th-Sun
Austin
Dos Mujeres by Teatro Espacio Agua Viva

Dos Mujeres
by Teatro Espacio Agua Viva

Una mirada a traves de una ventana al vida de dos mujeres que podrían ser cualquiera, incluso tú.

Aug. 01 - Aug. 04
Th-Sun
Austin
New Manifest Minifest 2019 by New Manifest Theatre Company

New Manifest Minifest 2019
by New Manifest Theatre Company

Short Plays 

  • Stay Here by Mia King
  • Objects in Mirror … 
  • Don’t Send Flowers by Sally Seitz
  • Bulldozers by Greg Romero 
  • The Shore by Kathleen ...

Aug. 01 - Aug. 10
Th-Sat
Wimberley
Antony and Cleopatra by Emily Ann Theatre

Antony and Cleopatra
by Emily Ann Theatre

Antony- John KelleyCleopatra- Callie IliffOctavius Caesar- Troy PetmeckyEnobarbus- Lila RobbinsPompey- Clayton RobertsLepidus- Hallie StrangeCharmian- Annalea HvizdosIras- Emily McCannDolabella- Danni ShugartSoothsayer/Clown- Ella McCarthyOctavia- Carson RamseySchoolmaster ...

Aug. 01 - Aug. 11
Th-Sun
Temple
The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas by Temple Civic Theatre

The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
by Temple Civic Theatre

This hilarious musical comedy is a favorite, as it proved to be successful when it was performed on our stage in 2004. 

 

 

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. 02 - Aug. 18
F-Sun
Bryan
Mama Mia! by The Theatre Company

Mama Mia!
by The Theatre Company

To close out our season we’ll be finishing with one of our most requested shows ever! Featuring the iconic music of Swedish pop group ABBA ...

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. 02 - Aug. 04
F-Sun
Pleasanton
Cafe Murder AND Cell Phone Zombies by ACT Theatre Company (Atascosa County Troupe)

Cafe Murder AND Cell Phone Zombies
by ACT Theatre Company (Atascosa County Troupe)

Cafe Murder is an hilarious murder mystery comedy with audience participation.Cell phone Zombies is a short comedy about time travel.
Directed by Jessica Maxwell ...

Aug. 02 - Aug. 11
F-Sun
Austin
Let the Right One In by Austin Actors Studio

Let the Right One In
by Austin Actors Studio

Oskar is a bullied, lonely teenage boy living with his mother on a housing estate at the edge of town when a spate of sinister ...

Aug. 03
Sat
Austin
Dolly Fest! by Mouth Radio

Dolly Fest!
by Mouth Radio

 

MouthRadio presents Dolly Fest 2019, a performance and party dedicated to Our Lady of titties and rhinestones, Dolly Parton. 

 

DOLLY fest kicks ...

Aug. 03
Sat
San Antonio
The Mill by Fourth Act Productions

The Mill
by Fourth Act Productions

Lost in the dimensions of after-death and before-birth, a collection of souls navigates the various channels of a purgatorial realm in search of new lives ...

Aug. 08 - Aug. 18
F-Sun
Fredericksburg
Nunsense by Fredericksburg Theater Company

Nunsense
by Fredericksburg Theater Company

Nunsense begins when the Little Sisters of Hobokendiscover that their cook, Sister Julia, Child of God, has accidentally poisoned 52 of the sisters, and they ...

Aug. 09 - Aug. 31
Th-Sat
Ft. Sam Houston
The Odd Couple - Female Version by The Harlequin

The Odd Couple - Female Version
by The Harlequin

Unger and Madison are at it again! Florence Unger and Olive Madison, that is, in Neil Simon's hilarious comic classic: the female version of ...

Aug. 09 - Aug. 31
F-Sat
Kerrville
Southern Fried Funeral by Playhouse 2000

Southern Fried Funeral
by Playhouse 2000

Dewey Frye is dead and the rest of his family is left to pick up the pieces -- that is if they don't kill each ...

Aug. 09 - Aug. 25
F-Sun
San Antonio
Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility by Performing Arts San Antonio (PASA)

Jane Austen's Sense and Sensibility
by Performing Arts San Antonio (PASA)

A playful new adaptation of Jane Austen’s beloved novel follows the fortunes (and misfortunes) of the Dashwood sisters—sensible Elinor and hypersensitive Marianne—after their father’s sudden ...

Aug. 09 - Aug. 31
F-Sun
San Antonio
Sherlock Holmes and the Curious Candy Murder by Overtime Theater

Sherlock Holmes and the Curious Candy Murder
by Overtime Theater

The year is 1902 and Holmes and Watson are back! This time they delve deep into London’s criminal underworld to try and save a life ...

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-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. 15 - Aug. 18
Th-Sat
San Marcos
Love's Labor's Lost by Broke Thespian's Theatre Company

Love's Labor's Lost
by Broke Thespian's Theatre Company

Come out and see the first official production put on by Broke Thespian’s Theatre Company: Love’s Labour’s Lost!This story follows a group of bois ...

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. 16 - Sep. 01
F-Sun
San Antonio
Real Women Have Curves by The Public Theater

Real Women Have Curves
by The Public Theater

A Comedy Presentation by Teatro Audaz

Set in a tiny sewing factory in East Los Angeles in September 1987. Ana and the women converse about ...

Aug. 16 - Aug. 18
F-Sun
San Antonio
Dreamers, Payasas, y la Frontera Frontier by Jump-Start Performance Company

Dreamers, Payasas, y la Frontera Frontier
by Jump-Start Performance Company

Jump-Start Performance Co. presents two actos about the on-going US-Mexico border crisis:  "Payasa USA" and "Frontera Frontier" by Marisela Barrera .featuring Holly Nañez and ...

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. 17
F-Sat
San Antonio
Greater Tuna by Company Theatre

Greater Tuna
by Company Theatre

The Company Theatre celebrates our 10th year of Dinner Theater comedy at the ORIGINAL Little Italy in San Antonio! The ever popular Dinnerbox Series - presenting ...

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. 17 - Sep. 08
Th, Sat-Sun
San Antonio
God's Favorite by Vexler Theatre

God's Favorite
by Vexler Theatre

Successful Long Island businessman Joe Benjamin is a modern-day ‘Job’ with a demanding wife, ungrateful children, and wise-cracking household employees. Just when it seems things ...

Aug. 22 - Aug. 23
Th-F
San Antonio
Curanderas y Chocolate: Cuentos of a Latina Life by Patricia Zamora

Curanderas y Chocolate: Cuentos of a Latina Life
by Patricia Zamora

The historic Guadalupe Cultural Arts Center Teatro Salon Presents Curanderas and Chocolate: Cuentos of a Latina Life, a one-woman show featuring stories of love, loss ...

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. 23 - Sep. 07
F-Sun
Bastrop
Helium by Bastrop Opera House

Helium
by Bastrop Opera House

 

Helium is the moving and uplifting story of a brilliant, humorous and creative chemistry teacher who braves the trials of frailty and aging ...

Aug. 23 - Sep. 08
F-Sun
New Braunfels
Let's Murder Marsha by Circle Arts Theatre

Let's Murder Marsha
by Circle Arts Theatre

Happy housewife Marsha overhears her loving husband discussing her birthday surprise, but to her it sounds like they are planning to murder her! This hilarious ...

Aug. 23 - Sep. 15
F-Sun
San Antonio
Dreamgirls by Woodlawn Theatre

Dreamgirls
by Woodlawn Theatre

 

A sweeping and inspirational journey through 20th century American popular music, DREAMGIRLS chronicles one Motown group’s rise from obscurity to superstardom. Through gospel, R&B ...

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. 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. 30 - Sep. 22
F-Sun
Wimberley
Picnic by Wimberley Players

Picnic
by Wimberley Players

 

On a sweltering Labor Day morning, the women of a quiet neighborhood on the wrong side of the tracks are preparing for the annual ...

Aug. 30 - Sep. 29
F-Sun
Georgetown
Disney's Newsies by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Disney's Newsies
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Disney’s Newsies is the rousing tale of Jack Kelly, a charismatic newsboy and leader of a band of teenaged "newsies." When titans of publishing raise ...

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 ...

Aug. 31 - Sep. 29
F-Sun
San Antonio
Freaky Friday by Roxie Theatre Company

Freaky Friday
by Roxie Theatre Company

When an uber-organized mother and her spontaneous teenage daughter magically swap bodies, they have just one day to put things right. Masquerading as each other ...