Productions in April 2019

March | April | May

Mar. 08 - Apr. 07
F-Sun
Georgetown
Catch Me If You Can, musical by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Catch Me If You Can, musical
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Catch Me If You Can opens at The Palace in Georgetown on Friday, March 8, 2019, to run for five weekends. This big, bright spectacle with ...

Mar. 15 - Apr. 20
F-Sat
New Braunfels
The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia? by Sylver Spoon Dinner Theatre

The Goat, or Who Is Sylvia?
by Sylver Spoon Dinner Theatre

The tale of a married, middle-aged architect, Martin, his wife Stevie, and their son Billy, whose lives crumble when Martin falls in love with a ...

Mar. 21 - Apr. 06
W-Sun
Austin
Crime and Punishment by Penfold Theatre Company

Crime and Punishment
by Penfold Theatre Company

  As a police inspector investigates a gruesome murder, we journey through the mind of a criminal. What did he do? Why did he do ...

Mar. 21 - Apr. 06
 
Austin
Antigonick by Salvage Vanguard Theater

Antigonick
by Salvage Vanguard Theater

A contemporary translation of the classic Greek drama that asks, “How do we care for the dead and how we do grieve amidst crisis?” ...

Mar. 22 - Apr. 14
Th-Sun
San Antonio
Million Dollar Quartet by The Public Theater

Million Dollar Quartet
by The Public Theater

DID YOU KNOW?

Sam Phillips was the founder of Sun Records and Sun Studio, in Memphis, Tennessee, where he produced recordings by Elvis Presley, Jerry ...

Mar. 22 - Apr. 06
F-Sun
Ingram
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) by Hill Country Arts Foundation (HCAF)

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)
by Hill Country Arts Foundation (HCAF)

 

An irreverent, fast-paced romp through the Bard’s plays, The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged) was London’s longest-running comedy, having clocked a very palpable ...

Mar. 22 - Apr. 13
F-Sun
Austin
The Book Club Play by Different Stages

The Book Club Play
by Different Stages

 

Ah, don’t act surprised. Why should book clubs be different from all the other small groups we humans belong to: families, committees, PTAs, spy ...

Mar. 22 - Apr. 14
All week
San Antonio
Mariachi Girl by Magik Theatre

Mariachi Girl
by Magik Theatre

Ten-year-old Carmencita dreams of being a mariachi singer and one day joining in performance with her father. However, her father clings to a long-held family ...

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 ...

Mar. 28 - Apr. 14
F-Sun
Brenham
And Then There Were None by Unity Theatre

And Then There Were None
by Unity Theatre

 

Eight total strangers are lured to a house on a remote island off the coast of Devon and find their host and hostess absent ...

Mar. 29 - Apr. 13
F-Sun
Kerrville
Footloose by Playhouse 2000

Footloose
by Playhouse 2000

Based on the famous movie musical of the same name. When Ren and his mother move from Chicago to a small farming town, Ren is ...

Mar. 29 - Apr. 27
Th-Sun
Austin
Last: An Extinction Comedy by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Last: An Extinction Comedy
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

The VORTEX presents the World Premiere of

Last: An Extinction Comedy

Devised by the Ensemble

Directed by Rudy Ramirez

The VORTEX proudly presents the world ...

Mar. 29 - Apr. 07
F-Sun
Boerne
My Fair Lady by Boerne Community Theatre

My Fair Lady
by Boerne Community Theatre

 

​My Fair Lady is gloriously triumphant. The tale of a cockney flower girl transformed into an elegant lady features one of musical theatre’s greatest ...

Mar. 29 - Apr. 14
F-Sun
New Braunfels
Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean by Circle Arts Theatre

Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean, Jimmy Dean
by Circle Arts Theatre

The members of a Texas James Dean Fan Club meet up on the 20th anniversary of his death to commemorate him and mull over ...

Mar. 29 - Apr. 21
F-Sun
Georgetown
Don't Dress for Dinner by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Don't Dress for Dinner
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

 

As Jacqueline prepares to go out of town to visit her mother, Bernard invites his mistress and Robert, his best friend (and also Jacqueline’s ...

Mar. 29 - Apr. 14
F-Sun
San Antonio
Rockin' the Planet: The Greatest Story Ever Sung by Roxie Theatre Company

Rockin' the Planet: The Greatest Story Ever Sung
by Roxie Theatre Company

Steve Leber is proud to present...

ROCKIN’ THE PLANET: The Greatest Story Ever SungDebuts at the Roxie Theatre (San Antonio, TX) Written & Directed:  ...

Mar. 29 - Apr. 07
F-Sun
Bastrop
Dracula: the musical? by Bastrop Opera House

Dracula: the musical?
by Bastrop Opera House

 

Melodic, rollicking, and hilarious, this show is a delightful spoof of the classic horror tale and an unparalleled romp from start to finish.  With an ...

Mar. 29 - Apr. 07
F-Sun
Temple
Dead Man's Cell Phone by Temple Civic Theatre

Dead Man's Cell Phone
by Temple Civic Theatre

An incessantly ringing cell phone in a quiet café. A stranger at the next table who has had enough. And a dead man – with ...

Apr. 01
M
Austin
The Little Prince by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

The Little Prince
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

A play that tells the story of a world-weary and disenchanted aviator whose sputtering plane strands him in the Sahara Desert and the mysterious, regal ...

Apr. 01
M
Austin
My Mother *%^#ing College Life by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

My Mother *%^#ing College Life
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

What is in the minds and hearts of college students today? A thought-provoking portrait of a new generation struggling with higher education’s promise of “personal ...

Apr. 02
T
Austin
Shakespeare in Mind by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

Shakespeare in Mind
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

 A show that takes the audience on a strange and wondrous trip through a dozen "post-modern Elizabethan" plays, poems, and songs. Interweaving comedy, romance, song ...

Apr. 02 - Apr. 07
T-Sun
Austin
Fiddler on the Roof by touring company

Fiddler on the Roof
by touring company

Tony®-winning director Bartlett Sher and the team behind South Pacific, The King and I and 2017 Tony-winning Best Play Oslo, bring a fresh and ...

Apr. 03 - May. 12
W-Sun
Austin
Matilda, the musical by Zach Theatre

Matilda, the musical
by Zach Theatre

  Take a journey through the world of TIME Magazine’s #1 Show of the Year, Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical!  Matilda is an extraordinary little ...

Apr. 03
W
Austin
The Very Persistent Gappers of Frip by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

The Very Persistent Gappers of Frip
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

Gappers are fuzzy orange creatures that wreak havoc on the seaside town of Frip. A tuneful, hilarious and wildly theatrical youth musical presented by quick-change ...

Apr. 04 - Apr. 20
Th-Sat
Bryan
Murdered to Death by StageCenter Community Theatre

Murdered to Death
by StageCenter Community Theatre

Murdered to Death is both a spoof of and homage to English mysteries, especially Agatha Christie's.  Set in the 1930's in a country ...

Apr. 04 - Apr. 20
Th-Sun
Austin
Love's Labor's Lost by The Baron's Men

Love's Labor's Lost
by The Baron's Men

King Ferdinand and his buddies make an oath to swear off women for three years in the name of study. But the Princess of France ...

Apr. 04 - Apr. 14
W-Sun
Austin
Spring Awakening by Mary Moody Northen Theatre

Spring Awakening
by Mary Moody Northen Theatre

Meet Wendla, a young girl yearning to understand what it means to be a woman; Mortiz, a troubled young boy struggling to come to terms ...

Apr. 04
Th
Austin
The Student-Written Musical by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

The Student-Written Musical
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

McCallum Fine Arts Academy, Austin, 2019

Apr. 04 - Apr. 13
Th-Sat
Round Rock
Night of January 16th by MAD Productions

Night of January 16th
by MAD Productions

 

CAST

Defense Attorney Stevens - Joe BunnerProsecutor Flint - Michelle PutmanDr. Kirkland - Jo RakeNight Watchman Hutchins - Brandon CoyPrivate Eye Van Fleet - Rob FaubionMagda Svenson - Judith SloanDetective ...

Apr. 04 - Apr. 14
Th-Sun
San Antonio
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike by San Antonio College

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike
by San Antonio College

Middle-aged siblings Vanya and Sonia share a home together where they bicker and complain about their lives when suddenly, their movie-star sister Masha swoops in ...

Apr. 04 - Apr. 20
Th-Sun
Austin
Wear and Tear by The Back Pack

Wear and Tear
by The Back Pack

Wear and Tear is a fast-paced movement-based comedy extravaganza creatively combining non-spoken performance, music, dance, and media, this time plopped in the round, for an “all ...

Apr. 04 - Apr. 06
Th-Sat
Kerrville
The Effect by Yellow Lab Productions

The Effect
by Yellow Lab Productions

Hearts racing. Minds reeling. Knees buckling. Connie and Tristan have palpable chemistry—or is it a side effect of a new antidepressant? They are volunteers in ...

Apr. 04 - Apr. 13
Th-Sat
Austin
100 Planes by Filigree Theatre

100 Planes
by Filigree Theatre

The year is 1997 and hotshot young pilot Lieutenant Kay McClure dreams of being the first to fly a new hybrid fighter jet.   She ...

Apr. 05 - Apr. 07
F-Sun
Gonzales
Everyman 2.0 by Crystal Sea Drama Company

Everyman 2.0
by Crystal Sea Drama Company

"Everyman 2.0" is a modern take on the medieval morality play, done in a steampunk style. Everyman is at the end of his life ...

Apr. 05 - May. 11
F-Sat
San Antonio
Night Springs by Overtime Theater

Night Springs
by Overtime Theater

In the sleepy desert town of Night Springs there are two things that thrive: the heat and secrets. Supernatural forces collide in the battle between ...

Apr. 05 - Apr. 14
F-Sun
Killeen
Unnecessary Farce by Vive Les Arts (VLA) Theatre

Unnecessary Farce
by Vive Les Arts (VLA) Theatre

Two cops. Three crooks. Eight doors. Go. In a cheap motel room, an embezzling mayor is supposed to meet with his female accountant, while in ...

Apr. 05 - Apr. 28
Th-Sun
Austin
Copenhagen by Austin Playhouse

Copenhagen
by Austin Playhouse

Copenhagen, a Tony Award winner for Best Play, explores an explosive confrontation between science and politics. Inspired by actual events that have intrigued and baffled ...

Apr. 05 - Apr. 07
F-Sun
San Marcos
The Cold Brew Collection by Texas State University

The Cold Brew Collection
by Texas State University

A collection of five original, quirky ten-minute plays by Payton Russell.

Apr. 05 - Apr. 06
F-Sat
Austin
Soldier Songs by Austin Opera

Soldier Songs
by Austin Opera

Soldier Songs combines elements of theater, opera, rock-infused concert music, and video by filmmaker Bill Morrison to explore themes of loss, the exploitation of innocence ...

Apr. 05 - Apr. 28
Th-Sun
Round Rock
Alice in Wonderland by Sam Bass Community Theatre

Alice in Wonderland
by Sam Bass Community Theatre

Sam Bass Theatre, the premiere theatrical venue for Round Rock, Texas, is pleased to present "Alice in Wonderland", a "theatrical marvel" that was created by ...

Apr. 05 - Apr. 20
Th-Sat
Austin
The Letters by Street Corner Arts

The Letters
by Street Corner Arts

When Anna is called in for a meeting with her superior, everything seems to be going well. But nothing is quite as it seems in ...

Apr. 06
Sat
San Antonio
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) by Company Theatre

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)
by Company Theatre

SHAKESPEARE-ON-THE-RIVERWALK: The Complete Works of Shakespeare (abridged!) The April FOOLS are back again for an 8th year!  The Company Theatre is celebrating TWO birthdays ...

Apr. 06 - Apr. 28
Sat-Sun
Austin
Treasure Island in the Bay of Bengal by Scottish Rite Theater

Treasure Island in the Bay of Bengal
by Scottish Rite Theater

Austin Scottish Rite Theatre presents Treasure Island in the Bay of Bengal! Come on a swashbuckling adventure with fun new characters mirroring some old ...

Apr. 07
Sun
Austin
A Fool's Banquet by Hidden Room Theatre

A Fool's Banquet
by Hidden Room Theatre

A one-night only performance benefit with songs, scenes, and slapstick from Shakespeare's greatest fools hosted by Der Bestrafte Brudermord's fool Phantasmo (as performed by Joseph ...

Apr. 09 - Apr. 14
T-Sun
San Marcos
The Importance of Being Earnest by Texas State University

The Importance of Being Earnest
by Texas State University

Playboys Jack and Algernon have fallen for two young women who have vowed to marry no man unless his name is Ernest. In order to ...

Apr. 11 - Jan. 18
W-Sun
San Antonio
You on the Moors Now by Trinity University

You on the Moors Now
by Trinity University

This crazy, funny show sets heroines from the 19th-century novels of Louisa May Alcott, Jane Austen and the Bronte sisters, in a mythical place of ...

Apr. 11 - Apr. 28
F-Sun
Fredericksburg
Bus Stop by Fredericksburg Theater Company

Bus Stop
by Fredericksburg Theater Company

 

            First produced on Broadway 1955, Bus Stop was an immediate hit for prolific playwright William Inge, running for 478 performances. Inge was the ...

Apr. 12 - May. 05
F-Sun
San Antonio
In the Heights by Woodlawn Theatre

In the Heights
by Woodlawn Theatre

Before Lin-Manuel Miranda cooked up his smash “Hamilton,” he wrote the score for this show, which covers all the goings-on in a New ...

Apr. 12 - May. 05
F-Sun
Wimberley
Proof by Wimberley Players

Proof
by Wimberley Players

David Auburn’s drama Proof opens on the Wimberley Players stage April 1, 2019 and runs through May 5.

Simple, elegant and riveting, Proof is the ...

Apr. 12 - May. 04
F-Sun
Leander
Anybody for Murder? by Way Off Broadway Community Players

Anybody for Murder?
by Way Off Broadway Community Players

Not only an exciting thriller but an evening of hysterical comedy. This ingenious play is written by the team that brought us A Sting in ...

Apr. 12 - Apr. 13
F-Sat
San Antonio
Curanderas y Chocolate: Cuentos of a Latina Life by Overtime Theater

Curanderas y Chocolate: Cuentos of a Latina Life
by Overtime Theater

 Thematically framed with religious candles and faith healers, “Curanderas & Chocolate” is a semi-autobiographical work that presents stories of love, loss and hardship. Zamora, a ...

Apr. 13 - Apr. 27
W-Sat
San Antonio
Much Ado About Nothing by University of the Incarnate Word

Much Ado About Nothing
by University of the Incarnate Word

Beatrice is a sharp witted, independent woman. Benedict is a confirmed bachelor who makes fun of love. Shakespeare knew that opposites attract, and sparks fly ...

Apr. 13
Sat
Austin
"Murder & Mayhem" Fundraiser by Blunt Force Drama

"Murder & Mayhem" Fundraiser
by Blunt Force Drama

"Murder & Mayhem" is an original cabaret style show which will focus on showcasing the talent we have within our theater community. It will be ...

Apr. 13
Sat
Austin
Understudied by Jeremy Sweetlamb

Understudied
by Jeremy Sweetlamb

UNDERSTUDIED #1 presents an improvised play on the set of The Letters, a production of Street Corner Arts. Using the set and lighting design of ...

Apr. 15 - Apr. 16
M-T
Austin
Good Country by Cohen New Works Festival, University of Texas

Good Country
by Cohen New Works Festival, University of Texas

 

Good Country​ is an opera based on the historical account Charley Parkhurst, a famous trans man in the California Gold Rush. Performed by opera ...

Apr. 16
T
Austin
Bro! by unspecified in Austin

Bro!
by unspecified in Austin

Featuring:Liz Ciolek, Stephanie Crugnola, Michelle Keirstead, Leah Luna, Renee Osborn, Lindsay M. Palinsky, Mindy Rast-Keenan, Samantha Smith, Nguyen Stanton, Maggie Thompson, Sarah Toombs, Josh ...

Apr. 17 - Apr. 28
Th-Sun
Austin
Not Every Mountain by Rude Mechs

Not Every Mountain
by Rude Mechs

After a stint in Chicago as part of Pivot Arts Festival and a development residency in Minneapolis at the Guthrie Theatre, Not Every Mountain ...

Apr. 18
Th
Austin
Teatro Vivo

That Rhythm in the Blood
by Teatro Vivo

That Rhythm in the Blood by Andrew Rincón 

 

 

Miggy, a young man experiencing heartbreak in his life, battles and rages with the ghost ...

Apr. 18 - Apr. 20
Th-Sat
Austin
Austin Latino New Play Festival by Teatro Vivo

Austin Latino New Play Festival
by Teatro Vivo

That Rhythm in the BloodBy Andrew RincónThursday, April 18, 8:00 PMMiggy, a young man experiencing heartbreak in his life, battles and rages with ...

Apr. 18 - Apr. 21
Th-Sun
Austin
Godspell by Trinity Street Players

Godspell
by Trinity Street Players

We’re thrilled to present our Godspell cast of performers and musicians! Starring Joshua Denning as Jesus and Coy Branscum as Judas with Michelle CT Alexander Michael Reyna Sarah ...

Apr. 18 - Apr. 28
Th-Sun
Austin
Sight Unseen by Austin Community College

Sight Unseen
by Austin Community College

Directed by Joe Kelly.

Apr. 19 - May. 04
M, F-Sat
Austin
Once There Were Six Seasons by Glass Half Full Theatre

Once There Were Six Seasons
by Glass Half Full Theatre

Once There Were Six Seasons, a reboot of Glass Half Full Theatre’s 2014 award-winning production about climate change, returns in the form of manipulated landscapes ...

Apr. 19 - May. 12
F-Sun
San Antonio
Freud's Last Session by The Public Theater

Freud's Last Session
by The Public Theater

Dr. Sigmund Freud invites the young C.S. Lewis to his home in London. On the day England enters World War Two, Freud and Lewis ...

Apr. 19
F
Austin
Teatro Vivo

Even Flowers Bloom in Hell, Sometimes
by Teatro Vivo

 

Even Flowers Bloom in Hell, Sometimes,  by Franky D. González     This story is an examination of the inmates within a system ...

Apr. 19 - Apr. 28
F-Sun
Austin
The Rain Sessions by Bottle Alley Theatre Company

The Rain Sessions
by Bottle Alley Theatre Company

    Bottle Alley Theatre Company presents THE RAIN SESSIONS, the third show of our FIFTH season which is entitled Jump Off A Building. The ...

Apr. 19 - May. 19
F-Sun
Georgetown
Sister Act by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Sister Act
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

 

GEORGETOWN’S HISTORIC PALACE THEATRE

Presents

SISTER ACT

On The Springer Memorial Stage

5 Weekends:  APRIL 19-21, 26-28, MAY 3-5, 10-12, 17-19

Music by ...

Apr. 19 - May. 05
F-Sun
Bryan
Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat by The Theatre Company

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
by The Theatre Company

Any dream will do as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of this 1970s hit! Written by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice, Joseph and the ...

Apr. 20
Sat
Austin
Teatro Vivo

Inner View
by Teatro Vivo

Inner View

by Christina Granados     Noelia Bustamante tries to negotiate her independence by announcing she is seeking a job outside the family. This is ...

Apr. 20
Sat
Austin
Teatro Vivo

What's Up with Marjorie?
by Teatro Vivo

 

What's Up With Marjorie? by Christin Eve Cato     Marjorie is a young, 2nd-generation, Nuyorican-Latina woman who is in the process of ...

Apr. 20
Sat
Austin
La Botana by La Botana

La Botana
by La Botana

In La Botana's debut comedy show at The Butterfly Bar @ The Vortex, the party hosts, Lilli Lopez and Ben Bazán, and their guests celebrate ...

Apr. 23 - Apr. 28
T-Sun
San Marcos
The Hunchback of Notre Dame by Texas State University

The Hunchback of Notre Dame
by Texas State University

 

In this musical adaption of Victor Hugo’s Gothic/Romantic novel, Quasimodo, the much-maligned bell-ringer of Notre Dame, falls in love with the kind and ...

Apr. 24 - May. 26
W-Sun
Austin
The Ballad of Klook and Vinette by Zach Theatre

The Ballad of Klook and Vinette
by Zach Theatre

ZACH Theatre stages the Texas premiere of the soulful musical love story The Ballad of Klook and Vinetter April 24 – May 26, 2019 at The Kleberg Stage ...

Apr. 25 - May. 12
Th-Sun
Horseshoe Bay
Doublewide, Texas by Hill Country  Community Theatre (HCCT)

Doublewide, Texas
by Hill Country Community Theatre (HCCT)

The cast of “Doublewide, Texas” has been busy perfecting their performance for theatergoers.  The play, from HCCT’s favorite comedy trio, Jessie Jones ...

Apr. 25 - May. 05
W-Sun
Austin
Severe Weather Warning, A Wild Comedy by Theatre en Bloc

Severe Weather Warning, A Wild Comedy
by Theatre en Bloc

In the western world, can women 'have it all'? Severe Weather Warning explores the pleasures and perils of lifelong friendship during a desperately needed Girls ...

Apr. 25 - Apr. 28
Th-Sun
Austin
Extra Baggage by Robert King, Jr.

Extra Baggage
by Robert King, Jr.

Whether you are part of a big family or a small one, neither goes without its hardships of dealing with illness, unemployment, death, or divorce ...

Apr. 25 - May. 19
Th-Sun
Austin
The Children by Jarrott Productions

The Children
by Jarrott Productions

Jarrott Productions is pleased to announce the cast of its next production, Lucy Kirkwood’s THE CHILDREN. The play premiered at the Royal Court Theatre in ...

Apr. 25 - May. 04
Th-Sat
Austin
Out of Ink Festival by ScriptWorks

Out of Ink Festival
by ScriptWorks

Robots, automatons, household appliances, and humans are a few of the artificially “intelligent" characters in this year’s Out of Ink production inspired by one of the ...

Apr. 26 - May. 18
M, F-Sat
Austin
Who Framed Roger Replicant? by La Fenice

Who Framed Roger Replicant?
by La Fenice

Comedy: A body. An android. A judge. A race for redemption.

Apr. 27 - May. 07
T, F-Sun
San Antonio
The Little Mermaid, Disney by Roxie Theatre Company

The Little Mermaid, Disney
by Roxie Theatre Company

Performed by humans and puppets!

Apr. 27
Sat
Austin
Bits o' the Bard by The Baron's Men

Bits o' the Bard
by The Baron's Men

Join The Baron’s Men as we celebrate 20 years of historical theater in Austin by revisiting some of our favorite scenes from past shows, such as:

Henry ...

Apr. 28
Sun
Austin
The Scene by Jarrott Productions

The Scene
by Jarrott Productions

"The Scene" is by Theresa Rebeck (writer of NBC's "Smash", playwright of Jarrott Productions' last season's "Seminar"). This staged reading is irected by ...

Apr. 29 - May. 12
 
Austin
Summer and Bird by Austin Playhouse

Summer and Bird
by Austin Playhouse

Austin Playhouse is excited to announce the world premiere of local author Katherine Catmull's adaptation of her middle grade novel Summer and Bird.

Starring as sisters ...