Productions in October 2019

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 - Oct. 26
F-Sat
New Braunfels
Generic Flesh-Eating Monster by Sylver Spoon Dinner Theatre

Generic Flesh-Eating Monster
by Sylver Spoon Dinner Theatre

In this zany one-act, a shape-shifting, flesh-eating monster invokes the guidance of our forefathers to be chosen as the roommate for two unsuspecting college girls.

Sep. 07 - Nov. 10
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 - 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 - Oct. 05
F-Sun
San Antonio
And Then There Were Some by Overtime Theater

And Then There Were Some
by Overtime Theater

 

Enid Dobbs’ life is in danger. This owner of the shoddy Briar Rose Theater turns to local fixer DD McGee, who in turn recruits ...

Sep. 13 - Oct. 06
F-Sun
Leander
A Party to Murder by Way Off Broadway Community Players

A Party to Murder
by Way Off Broadway Community Players

      Six people have traveled in secret on Halloween to play a murder mystery game at an isolated island cottage. Invited by writer ...

Sep. 13 - Oct. 13
F-Sat
San Antonio
Mary Poppins by The Public Theater

Mary Poppins
by The Public Theater

Based on one of the most popular Disney movies of all time, this is an enchanting mixture of irresistible story, unforgettable songs, and breathtaking dance ...

Sep. 15 - Dec. 21
T, Sat-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 ...

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. 19 - Oct. 05
Th-Sun
Horseshoe Bay
More Senior Moments by Hill Country  Community Theatre (HCCT)

More Senior Moments
by Hill Country Community Theatre (HCCT)

This sequel to Senior Moments is a series of rollicking musical vignettes dealing with aging. Growing older has many facets and can be uproarious at ...

Sep. 20 - Oct. 06
F-Sun
Austin
Saints, Sinners and Thieves by Paradox Players

Saints, Sinners and Thieves
by Paradox Players

Saints, Sinners and Thieves is an evening of three one-act plays, Soldier of the Cross and A Fool and His Money written by Sally Seitz ...

Sep. 20 - Oct. 13
Th-Sun
Round Rock
Everybody Loves Opal by Sam Bass Community Theatre

Everybody Loves Opal
by Sam Bass Community Theatre

 

Opal Kronkie, a middle-aged recluse, lives in a tumbledown mansion at the edge of the municipal dump. The general disarray of her establishment is ...

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

Dracula (adapted by Dietz)
by Zach Theatre

ZACH Theatre announces the cast for Steven Dietz’s new work Dracula, the 2019–20 season opener for ZACH’s Mainstage Series. Commissioned for A Contemporary Theatre (ACT), Steven Dietz’ Dracula  ...

Sep. 26 - Oct. 06
Th-Sun
Austin
Playhouse Creatures by Austin Community College

Playhouse Creatures
by Austin Community College

Directed by Marcus Speed

Sep. 26 - Oct. 13
Th-Sun
Brenham
To Kill a Mockingbird by Unity Theatre

To Kill a Mockingbird
by Unity Theatre

Playing September 26 – October 13, 2019Directed by Kate Revnell-Smith

In 1935, Scout and her brother, Jem, are being raised by their widowed father, Atticus ...

Sep. 26 - Oct. 06
Th-Sun
Austin
A Flea in Her Ear (Ives) by Mary Moody Northen Theatre

A Flea in Her Ear (Ives)
by Mary Moody Northen Theatre

 Join Mary Moody Northen Theatre, the award-winning producing arm of the St. Edward’s University Department of Performing Arts, as we kick off our 47th ...

Sep. 27 - Oct. 27
F-Sun
Georgetown
Red, White and Tuna by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Red, White and Tuna
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

 

 

Welcome to Tuna, the “third-smallest” town in Texas.  Follow the journey of Bertha and Ales, Didi Snavley, Stanley, and the rest of ...

Sep. 27 - Oct. 05
W-Sun
San Antonio
Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights by Trinity University

Dr. Faustus Lights the Lights
by Trinity University

Legendary modernist Gertrude Stein’s 1938 Doctor Faustus Lights the Lights riffs on versions of the Faust myth, questioning traditional notions of knowledge, identity, and power ...

Sep. 27 - Oct. 06
F-Sun
Temple
Mamma Mia! by Temple Civic Theatre

Mamma Mia!
by Temple Civic Theatre

 

 

ABBA’s hits tell the hilarious story of a young woman’s search for her birth father. This sunny and funny tale unfolds on a ...

Sep. 27 - Oct. 06
F-Sun
Georgetown
The Wolves by Southwestern University

The Wolves
by Southwestern University

Meet the Wolves, an undefeated soccer team of talented, ferocious teen girls. A cohesive unit on the field, each member plays a distinct role in ...

Sep. 27 - Oct. 20
F-Sun
Austin
The Duchess of Malfi by Hidden Room Theatre

The Duchess of Malfi
by Hidden Room Theatre

Before the Gothic Horror of Stoker and Shelley, before the most curious corners of the minds of the Brothers Grimm, there was John Webster’s 1614 ...

Sep. 28 - Nov. 16
Sat-Sun
San Antonio
Sweeney Todd by Roxie Theatre Company

Sweeney Todd
by Roxie Theatre Company

 

An infamous tale, Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to nineteenth century London, seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ...

Oct. 01 - Oct. 06
T-Sun
San Marcos
Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead by Texas State University

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead
by Texas State University

 

What exactly is reality? Do our choices affect our fate? These questions stalk and taunt Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, hapless minor characters, stumbling towards an ...

Oct. 02 - Oct. 13
T-Sun
Austin
12 Ophelias (a play with broken songs) by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

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. 03 - Oct. 12
Th-Sun
Georgetown
Shadowlands by Lighthouse Theatre

Shadowlands
by Lighthouse Theatre

C.S. Lewis is an Oxford academic in his 50s, riding high on the success of his series of "Narnia" children's books. When he ...

Oct. 03
Th-Sun
Bulverde
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner by S.T.A.G.E. Bulverde

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
by S.T.A.G.E. Bulverde

A progressive white couple’s proud liberal sensibilities are put to the test when their daughter brings home her black fiancé.  Set in 1967, a ...

Oct. 03 - Oct. 19
W-Sun
Austin
Hang by Horizon Line Theatre

Hang
by Horizon Line Theatre

 

A crime has been committed.

The victim has a choice to make.

The criminal is waiting.

A shattering new play about one woman’s unspeakable ...

Oct. 04 - Oct. 12
Th-Sun
San Antonio
Lobby Hero by University of the Incarnate Word

Lobby Hero
by University of the Incarnate Word

When Jeff, a luckless young security guard, is drawn into a local murder investigation, loyalties are strained to the breaking point. As Jeff's tightly ...

Oct. 04 - Oct. 12
F-Sat
San Antonio
Blessed Are The Meek by Overtime Theater

Blessed Are The Meek
by Overtime Theater

Blessed are the Meek is about a soft-spoken young woman who feels helpless until power is suddenly thrust into her hands, and she must decide ...

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. 16
T-Sun
Austin
Yana Wana's Legend of the Blue Bonnet by Teatro Vivo

Yana Wana's Legend of the Blue Bonnet
by Teatro Vivo

 

 

 

The stories about the Texas bluebonnet are as old as the hills, and most of them include a Native American girl who ...

Oct. 04 - Oct. 20
F-Sun
Bryan
Matilda, the musical by The Theatre Company

Matilda, the musical
by The Theatre Company

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 ...

Oct. 04 - Oct. 05
F-Sat
Austin
The Method Gun by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

The Method Gun
by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

 

Returning to the Texas Theatre and Dance stage, The Method Gun explores the life and techniques of Stella Burden, actor-training guru of the ...

Oct. 04 - Oct. 20
F-Sat
Kerrville
Our Town by Playhouse 2000

Our Town
by Playhouse 2000

 

Playhouse 2000, Kerrville's Community Theater, is wrapping up an award-winning season with what Edward Ablee described as "...the greatest American play ever written ...

Oct. 04 - Oct. 20
W-Sun
Lakeway
Little Shop of Horrors by Tex-Arts

Little Shop of Horrors
by Tex-Arts

The TexARTS Professional Series presents Little Shop of Horrors with book and lyrics by Howard Ashman and music by Alan Menken. Performances take place October ...

Oct. 04 - Oct. 26
Th-Sat
Austin
Macbeth by The Baron's Men

Macbeth
by The Baron's Men

 

 

"When shall we three meet again?

In thunder, lightning, or in rain?

When the hurly-burly's done.

When the battle's lost and ...

Oct. 04 - Oct. 27
F-Sun
San Antonio
Jane Eyre: An Epic Musical Love Story by Performing Arts San Antonio (PASA)

Jane Eyre: An Epic Musical Love Story
by Performing Arts San Antonio (PASA)

Charlotte Brontë's great love story comes to life with music to lift your heart and set your spirit soaring. This beloved tale of secrets ...

Oct. 04 - Oct. 13
F-Sun
New Braunfels
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Circle Arts Theatre

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
by Circle Arts Theatre

    15 year old Christopher has an extraordinary mind. He is exceptional at mathematics, but his Autism makes it difficult to interpret everyday life ...

Oct. 05 - Oct. 20
Sat-Sun
Wimberley
Fast Freddie and That Darn Time Travelin' Thingamab by Emily Ann Theatre

Fast Freddie and That Darn Time Travelin' Thingamab
by Emily Ann Theatre

Howdy, y’all! Welcome to the Sunshine Saloon. Sit down, have a drink, and get ready to embark on the wildest adventure of ALL time.After ...

Oct. 09 - Oct. 12
W-Sun
Huntsville
Assassins by Sam Houston State University Theatre Department

Assassins
by Sam Houston State University Theatre Department

Nearly thirty years after its premiere, Stephen Sondheim’s Assassins still astonishes. Assassins is a meet-up of nine successful and would-be presidential assassins - from the audaciously ...

Oct. 10 - Oct. 13
Th-Sun
San Marcos
The Harvest by Texas State University

The Harvest
by Texas State University

 

In the basement of a small evangelical church in southeastern Idaho, a group of young missionaries prepare to go to the Middle East. Before ...

Oct. 10 - Oct. 20
Th-Sun
Austin
Dionysus in America by Thinkery& Verse

Dionysus in America
by Thinkery& Verse

In an American dystopia, women suffer endless harassment, and right-wing politics wrench away women's control over their own bodies; in response, American women heed ...

Oct. 11 - Nov. 01
 
San Antonio
Bunnicula by Magik Theatre

Bunnicula
by Magik Theatre

A dancing cat, a howling dog, and a vampire bunny. The perfect pet combination for any family. It’s a dark and stormy night and Chester ...

Oct. 11 - Oct. 26
F-Sat
Bastrop
Clue, the musical by Bastrop Opera House

Clue, the musical
by Bastrop Opera House

Based on the board game Clue. The plot concerns a murder at a mansion, occupied by several suspects, that is solved by a detective ...

Oct. 11 - Nov. 04
F-Sun
San Antonio
Priscilla, Queen of the Desert by Woodlawn Theatre

Priscilla, Queen of the Desert
by Woodlawn Theatre

This marks the San Antonio premiere of the musical, adapted from the 1994 movie about two drag queens and a transgender woman as they travel ...

Oct. 11 - Oct. 27
F-Sun
Lockhart
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Gaslight Baker Theatre

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
by Gaslight Baker Theatre

In this play based on the novel by Mark Haddon, fifteen-year-old Christopher has an extraordinary brain. He is exceptional at mathematics but ill-equipped to interpret ...

Oct. 11 - Oct. 12
Th-F
Austin
The Odyssey by Austin Shakespeare

The Odyssey
by Austin Shakespeare

 Six creative actors will bring to life scenes from the hero’s epic adventures in Austin Shakespeare’s new production of Homer’s The Odyssey at the Long Center’s Rollins ...

Oct. 11 - Nov. 10
F-Sun
Georgetown
Buddy! The Buddy Holly Story by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Buddy! The Buddy Holly Story
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Buddy – The Buddy Holly Story tells the true story of Buddy’s meteoric rise to fame, from the moment in 1957 when ‘That’ll Be The ...

Oct. 11 - Oct. 27
F-Sun
Fredericksburg
Twelve Angry Men by Fredericksburg Theater Company

Twelve Angry Men
by Fredericksburg Theater Company

A 19–year-old man awaits sentencing for the fatal stabbing of his father. It looks like an open-and-shut case- until one juror feels that there is ...

Oct. 11 - Oct. 13
F-Sun
San Antonio
Tejana Atómica by Jump-Start Performance Company

Tejana Atómica
by Jump-Start Performance Company

    Tejana Atómica features unique multimedia performances by Marisela Barrera, Anna De Luna and Amalia Ortiz.

 

 Anna will perform excerpts from her new ...

Oct. 12 - Nov. 10
F-Sun
San Antonio
Hedwig and the Angry Inch by Roxie Theatre Company

Hedwig and the Angry Inch
by Roxie Theatre Company

This groundbreaking Obie-winning Off-Broadway smash also won multiple awards for its hit film adaptation. It tells the story of "internationally ignored song stylist" Hedwig Schmidt ...

Oct. 12
Sat-Sun
Austin
Rosita y Conchita by Scottish Rite Theater

Rosita y Conchita
by Scottish Rite Theater

 

Back by popular demand! Two sisters try to reunite on the Day of the Dead. Along the way Rosita keeps getting lost, but she ...

Oct. 12
Sat
Austin
Sor/Or by Round-About Players

Sor/Or
by Round-About Players

 

SOR/OR In this piece of gay historical fiction, a playwright explores the life and writing of Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz. As ...

Oct. 16
W
San Marcos
Yana Wana's Legend of the Blue Bonnet by Teatro Vivo

Yana Wana's Legend of the Blue Bonnet
by Teatro Vivo

Thirteen-year-old María is having trouble in school, so her mom sends her to stay with her Coahuiltecan grandmother in distant Laredo for discipline and perspective.  There ...

Oct. 17 - Nov. 02
Th-Sat
Austin
Love's Labor's Lost by Rosedale Shakespeare

Love's Labor's Lost
by Rosedale Shakespeare

This fall, Rosedale Shakespeare will be producing Love's Labour's Lost! This quirky, language-obsessed comedy portrays what happens when a resolution that seemed like ...

Oct. 17 - Oct. 26
Th-Sat
Austin
Ghost Light  by Ghost Light Collective

Ghost Light
by Ghost Light Collective

Ghost Light​ will be a completely devised horror show about the ghosts, spirits and ancestors that linger in our lives. The show’s main theme will ...

Oct. 17 - Oct. 20
Th-Sun
Austin
Brutal Imagination by Salvage Vanguard Theater

Brutal Imagination
by Salvage Vanguard Theater

Part of Salvage Vanguard's Three-Headed Festival

Oct. 17 - Nov. 01
Th-Sun
Austin
Ghost Quartet by Penfold Theatre Company

Ghost Quartet
by Penfold Theatre Company

 

In this spell-casting musical, four friends wind away the evening with whiskey and the haunting stories of two fairy tale sisters, a tree house ...

Oct. 18 - Oct. 20
F-Sun
San Antonio
9 to 5, the Musical by Saint Mary's Hall Fine Arts Department

9 to 5, the Musical
by Saint Mary's Hall Fine Arts Department

Our 2019 Upper School Musical is sure to get you singing along to some Dolly Parton songs. This timely office satire about three female secretaries ...

Oct. 18 - Nov. 09
F-Sun
San Antonio
LoveCraft: The Musical by Overtime Theater

LoveCraft: The Musical
by Overtime Theater

 

Late one night in 1937, HP LoveCraft sits dying from cancer. As he completes one of his greatest masterpieces, the midnight hour strikes and ...

Oct. 18 - Oct. 27
F-Sun
Somewhere
Boeing Boeing by Hill Country Theatre (HCT)

Boeing Boeing
by Hill Country Theatre (HCT)

 

The play is set in the 1960s, and centers on bachelor Bernard, who has a flat in Paris and three stewardesses all engaged to him without ...

Oct. 18 - Oct. 27
F-Sun
San Antonio
Elliot, A Soldier's Fugue by Classic Theatre of San Antonio

Elliot, A Soldier's Fugue
by Classic Theatre of San Antonio

Elliot Ortiz is a young soldier, like his Pop was before him, like his abuelo before him. But despite the things they share—their love of music, their ...

Oct. 18 - Oct. 27
Th-Sun
Waco
The Drowsy Chaperone by Waco Civic Theatre

The Drowsy Chaperone
by Waco Civic Theatre

With the houselights down, a man in a chair appears on stage and puts on his favorite record: the cast recording of a fictitious 1928 ...

Oct. 18 - Nov. 17
F-Sun
San Antonio
First Date by The Public Theater

First Date
by The Public Theater

 

A casual drink at a restaurant turns into a hilarious high-stakes dinner. Delightful and unexpected twists, supportive best friends, manipulative exes and protective parents ...

Oct. 19 - Oct. 20
Sat-Sun
Manchaca
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. 19 - Oct. 27
F-Sun
San Antonio
Dead in the Bayou by Missy Miller Presents

Dead in the Bayou
by Missy Miller Presents

A Haunted House Experience by Showstoppers.

Oct. 20
Sun
San Antonio
Alamo Theatre Arts Council GLOBE awards gala by Alamo Theatre Arts Council (ATAC)

Alamo Theatre Arts Council GLOBE awards gala
by Alamo Theatre Arts Council (ATAC)

The Alamo Theatre Arts Council is pleased to announce that the following theatres will receive at least one award at the 29th Annual Globe Award ...

Oct. 20 - Oct. 21
Th, Sun-M
Austin
The Silent City by JW Hill Productions, LLC

The Silent City
by JW Hill Productions, LLC

 

 

Does keeping secrets help or hinder a family? A community? 

And just what constitutes 'family business'?

 

You'll find out at ...

Oct. 22 - Nov. 09
 
Georgetown
Miss Nelson is Missing by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Miss Nelson is Missing
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Miss Nelson can't control her crazy classroom because she's just too nice. But when she disappears, her replacement is the hard-as-nails, detention-loving, recess-canceling ...

Oct. 24 - Nov. 17
Th, Sat-Sun
San Antonio
Driving Miss Daisy by Vexler Theatre

Driving Miss Daisy
by Vexler Theatre

 Daisy Werthan, a rich, sharp-tongued Jewish widow of seventy-two, is informed by her son that henceforth she must rely on the services of a chauffeur ...

Oct. 24 - Nov. 10
Th-Sun
Austin
Much Ado About Nothing by Austin Community College

Much Ado About Nothing
by Austin Community College

Directed by Katie Van Winkle

Oct. 24 - Nov. 24
Th-Sat
Austin
It Is Magic by Capital T Theatre

It Is Magic
by Capital T Theatre

From the brilliantly twisted mind of Mickle Maher comes a new dark comedy that challenges the limits of the theatre’s magic while mashing up the curse of the audition, The Three ...

Oct. 24
Th
San Marcos
LA CURANDERA and DIDO AND AENEAS by Texas State University

LA CURANDERA and DIDO AND AENEAS
by Texas State University

Opera Theatre's first DOUBLE FEATURE:

LA CURANDERA (Comedy).. .The betrothed Alberto and Alba are about to board a jet for Mexico City to visit ...

Oct. 25 - Nov. 03
F-Sat
Killeen
Freaky Friday by Vive Les Arts (VLA) Theatre

Freaky Friday
by Vive Les Arts (VLA) Theatre

When an overworked mother and her teenage daughter magically swap bodies, they have just one day to put things right again. Freaky Friday, a new ...

Oct. 25 - Oct. 26
F-Sat
Austin
Night of the Living Dead (Anderson HS) by Anderson HS Theater Department

Night of the Living Dead (Anderson HS)
by Anderson HS Theater Department

"They’re coming to get you.”

 

Chaos descends upon the world when the brains of the recently deceased become inexplicably reanimated, causing the dead ...

Oct. 25 - Nov. 03
W, F-Sun
Austin
Pandora by TILT Performance Group

Pandora
by TILT Performance Group

A family-friendly musical, Pandora follows the ancient legend of a girl and her box, re-imagined in a modern-day coffee shop in Austin, Texas. Writer Allen ...

Oct. 29 - Nov. 03
T-Sat
San Marcos
The Survivors by Texas State University

The Survivors
by Texas State University

 

 

Based on historical documents, The Survivors/Los Sobrevivientes traces the story of a small cadre of women who survived the battle of ...

Oct. 31 - Nov. 10
 
Brenham
Beast on the Moon by Unity Theatre

Beast on the Moon
by Unity Theatre

Inspired by true events, this beautifully written play of hope and healing is a story for our times. Aram, an Armenian refugee, wants to start ...

Oct. 31 - Nov. 02
Th-Sat
Bryan
The Rocky Horror Show by The Theatre Company

The Rocky Horror Show
by The Theatre Company

This classic cult favorite is being brought to life on the TTC stage for a fourth time due to popular demand! It’s just a jump ...

Oct. 31 - Nov. 09
Th-Sat
Austin
The Vineyard by Heartland Theatre Collective

The Vineyard
by Heartland Theatre Collective

The Vineyard by Nicole Oglesby, is a daring, sensuous new play about a group of vagabonds living at a winery in Central Texas. Using fringe ...

Oct. 31
Th
Austin
Halloween with Edgar Alan Poe by One Block West Productions

Halloween with Edgar Alan Poe
by One Block West Productions

 

Chez Zee and One Block West Productions present, for the fifth year, the immensely popular "Halloween with Edgar Allan Poe".

Join us for a ...