Productions in August 2022

Jul. 08 - Aug. 13
Th-Sun
Austin
Disney's Newsies by Zilker Theatre Productions

Disney's Newsies
by Zilker Theatre Productions

Newsies is inspired by real-life Newsboy Strike of 1899, when newsboy Kid Blink led a band of orphan and runaway “newsies” on a two-week-long action against …

Jul. 09 - Aug. 18
 
San Antonio
The Very Hungry Caterpillar by touring company

The Very Hungry Caterpillar
by touring company

From the creator of the global sensation, The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show, comes The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show Experience, now at Magik Theatre! The production faithfully adapts …

Jul. 15 - Aug. 06
F-Sun
Ingram
Matilda, the musical by Hill Country Arts Foundation (HCAF)

Matilda, the musical
by Hill Country Arts Foundation (HCAF)

Matilda is a little girl with astonishing wit, intelligence and psychokinetic powers. She’s unloved by her cruel parents but impresses her schoolteacher, the highly loveable …

Jul. 15 - Aug. 07
F-Sun
Lakeway
The Full Monty by Tex-Arts

The Full Monty
by Tex-Arts

em The  Americanized musical stage version of the 1997 British film The Full Monty boasts a book by Terrence McNally and a score by David Yazbek and …

Jul. 15 - Aug. 21
F-Sat
Corpus Christi
In the Heights by Harbor Playhouse

In the Heights
by Harbor Playhouse

In the Heights tells the universal story of a vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights neighborhood - a place where the coffee from the …

Jul. 15 - Aug. 07
F-Sun
San Antonio
Once on this Island by The Public Theater

Once on this Island
by The Public Theater

Ti Moune, a peasant girl, rescues a wealthy boy from the other side of the island, Daniel, with whom she falls in love. Unbeknownst to …

Jul. 15 - Aug. 07
F-Sun
Wimberley
I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change by Wimberley Players

I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change
by Wimberley Players

I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change (2018) with book and lyrics by Joe DiPietro and music by Jimmy Robertsis an hilarious celebration of the …

Jul. 15 - Aug. 14
F-Sun
Georgetown
The Wizard of Oz by Georgetown Palace Theatre

The Wizard of Oz
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Follow the yellow brick road in this delightful stage adaptation of L. Frank Baum’s beloved tale, featuring the iconic musical score from the MGM film. …

Jul. 15 - Aug. 28
F-Sun
Corpus Christi
A Chorus Line by Aurora Arts Theatre

A Chorus Line
by Aurora Arts Theatre

A Chorus Line examines one day in the lives of seventeen dancers, all vying for a spot in the “chorus line” of a Broadway musical. …

Jul. 15 - Aug. 06
F-Sat
San Antonio
Einstein's Wrong about Everything by Overtime Theater

Einstein's Wrong about Everything
by Overtime Theater

The year is 1956, and Princeton autopsist Thomas Harvey just decided to steal Einstein's brain. That decision now has him on the lam from both …

Jul. 15 - Aug. 07
F-Sun
Horseshoe Bay
Destry Rides Again by Hill Country  Community Theatre (HCCT)

Destry Rides Again
by Hill Country Community Theatre (HCCT)

   Destry Rides Again is based on the novel by Max Brand and the 1939 western movie starring Marlene Dietrich and James Stewart. Tom Destry is …

Jul. 21 - Aug. 07
Th-Sun
Port Aransas
The Little Mermaid by Port Aransas Community Theatre (PACT)

The Little Mermaid
by Port Aransas Community Theatre (PACT)

Directed by Meredith Melville, this show brings the Disney classic to life on stage. With all your favorite songs and characters, this production is sure …

Jul. 22 - Aug. 14
F-Sun
Austin
Sunflower by Scottish Rite Theater

Sunflower
by Scottish Rite Theater

Amalie doesn’t fit in with her peers, who often exclude and bully her. Desperate to find a friend, she finds a kindred spirit in Van …

Jul. 22 - Aug. 07
F-Sun
Temple
Guys and Dolls by Temple Civic Theatre

Guys and Dolls
by Temple Civic Theatre

Set in Damon Runyon's mythical New York City, Guys and Dolls is an oddball romantic comedy. Gambler, Nathan Detroit, tries to find the cash to …

Jul. 22 - Aug. 07
 
Austin
In the Heights by SummerStock Austin

In the Heights
by SummerStock Austin

A Show About Home, Family and Finding Where You Belong From the creator of the Broadway Phenomenon “Hamilton,” comes the Tony-Award-winning Best Musical about family, …

Jul. 28 - Aug. 08
 
Austin
Alice's Wonderland by SummerStock Austin

Alice's Wonderland
by SummerStock Austin

Brilliant, passionate teen-coder Alice dreams of changing the world with her new video game, Wonderland. When Rabbit suddenly emerges from the screen and offers her …

Jul. 29 - Aug. 07
F-Sun
Seguin
Seussical, the musical by Christian Youth Theatre, San Antonio

Seussical, the musical
by Christian Youth Theatre, San Antonio

"Oh, the thinks you can think" when Dr. Seuss' best-loved characters collide and cavort in an unforgettable musical caper!The Cat in the Hat tells the …

Jul. 29 - Aug. 06
F-Sun
Lockhart
Annie, Get Your Gun by Gaslight Baker Theatre

Annie, Get Your Gun
by Gaslight Baker Theatre

    Annie Oakley is the best shot around, and she manages to support her little brother and sisters by selling the game she hunts. …

Jul. 29 - Aug. 06
Th-Sun
Austin
Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play by Vortex Summer Youth Theatre

Mr. Burns, A Post-Electric Play
by Vortex Summer Youth Theatre

The VORTEX Summer Youth Theatre presents Mr. Burns, a post-electric play, a dark American comedy by Anne Washburn. Mr. Burns unfolds the story of a group …

Jul. 29 - Aug. 07
F-Sun
Leander
Venus in Fur by Way Off Broadway Community Players

Venus in Fur
by Way Off Broadway Community Players

  Thomas, a beleaguered playwright/director, is desperate to find an actress to play Vanda, the female lead in his adaptation of the classic sadomasochistic tale …

Jul. 30 - Aug. 07
Sat-Sun
Wimberley
The Tempest by Central Texas Theatre Academy

The Tempest
by Central Texas Theatre Academy

Propero- Logan Mallow Miranda- Hannah Lewis Ariel- Abby Burke Caliban- Ashton Marlar Ferdinan- Austin Howard Alonso- Elysia Becken Antonio- Gray Richardson Sebastian- Maeve Galloway Gonzalo- …

Aug. 02 - Aug. 07
T-Sun
Austin
Mean Girls by touring company

Mean Girls
by touring company

  Cady Heron may have grown up on an African savanna, but nothing prepared her for the vicious ways of her strange new home: suburban …

Aug. 04 - Aug. 13
 
Austin
A Bloody Wedding by Paper Chairs

A Bloody Wedding
by Paper Chairs

Lorca was born (1898) and murdered (1936) in rural Andalucia at the onset of the Spanish Civil War. Before his death, he wrote a trilogy …

Aug. 04 - Aug. 13
Th-Sat
Austin
Entanglement by Institution Theatre

Entanglement
by Institution Theatre

  A comic, musical look at the overlap between dating and quantum theory. Why are first dates universally so hard and what if the universe …

Aug. 04 - Sep. 03
Th-Sat
Austin
Judith by Hyde Park Theatre

Judith
by Hyde Park Theatre

Judith, dressed as a man, moves to London to stand trial in her absent brother's place. When the trial goes badly, Judith begins to write plays to please …

Aug. 04 - Aug. 20
Th-Sun
Bryan
Baskerville by StageCenter Community Theatre

Baskerville
by StageCenter Community Theatre

Get your deerstalker cap on — the play’s afoot! From multi-award-winning playwright Ken Ludwig comes a fast-paced adventure about everyone’s favorite detective solving his most …

Aug. 05
Sat
New Braunfels
The New Little Red Riding Hood by Storybook Theatre of Texas

The New Little Red Riding Hood
by Storybook Theatre of Texas

Big Bad Wolf has retired as the forest’s caretaker. His daughter, Wanda Wolf, is finding out she has big shoes to fill, especially when her …

Aug. 05 - Aug. 20
 
Austin
Previews of Departing Attractions by Austin Playhouse

Previews of Departing Attractions
by Austin Playhouse

Coming to Austin Playhouse West Campus: Previews of Departing Attractions, a collection of short plays written and directed by Lowell Bartholomee!Tied together by loss and …

Aug. 05 - Aug. 28
F-Sun
Bastrop
The Odd Couple - Female Version by Bastrop Opera House

The Odd Couple - Female Version
by Bastrop Opera House

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

Aug. 08 - Aug. 13
M-Sat
Sun City
Actors and Theatre Arts Guild, Sun City

The Last Round-up of the Guacamole Queens
by Actors and Theatre Arts Guild, Sun City

In this deliciously funny Southern-fried comedy, the Verdeen cousins of Sweetgum, Texas — Gaynelle, Peaches, and Jimmie Wyvette — are up against the clock as …

Aug. 10 - Sep. 04
W-Sun
Austin
The Inheritance, Part 1 by Zach Theatre

The Inheritance, Part 1
by Zach Theatre

In contemporary Manhattan, Eric and Toby are 30-somethings who seem to be very much in love and thriving. But on the cusp of their engagement, …

Aug. 11 - Aug. 27
Th-Sat
Austin
Hedwig and the Angry Inch by The Stage

Hedwig and the Angry Inch
by The Stage

The Stage Austin is (insanely) excited to present:HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH by John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask. Hedwig will storm the stage with …

Aug. 11 - Aug. 14
Th-Sun
Uvalde
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang by Uvalde Grand Opera House

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
by Uvalde Grand Opera House

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang is one family-friendly blockbuster that audiences will find “Truly Scrumptious.” An eccentric inventor, Caractacus Potts sets about restoring an old race car …

Aug. 12 - Aug. 27
 
Austin
The Supper Club by Navasota Theatre Alliance

The Supper Club
by Navasota Theatre Alliance

The Supper Club, an original play by Clare Broun Johnson, captures the sisterhood of six lifelong best friends who form The Supper Club. After 30 …

Aug. 12 - Aug. 21
 
Seguin
All My Sons by Texas Theatre

All My Sons
by Texas Theatre

How far would a man go to protect his family, his interests, and his legacy? Joe Keller, the patriarch in All My Sons, desperately wants …

Aug. 12 - Sep. 04
F-Sun
San Antonio
A Chorus Line by Woodlawn Theatre

A Chorus Line
by Woodlawn Theatre

A Chorus Line is a stunning concept musical capturing the spirit and tension of a Broadway chorus audition. Exploring the inner lives and bittersweet ambitions …

Aug. 12 - Aug. 27
Th-Sun
Austin
Anna in the Tropics by Ground Floor Theatre

Anna in the Tropics
by Ground Floor Theatre

  Anna in the Tropics (winner of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for Drama) is a poignant and poetic play set in Florida in 1929 in a …

Aug. 13
 
Somewhere
Deaf Austin Theatre

The Laramie Project
by Deaf Austin Theatre

Deaf Austin Theatre is excited to be partnering with Hypernovas Productions to produce the first professional production of The Laramie Project by Moises Kauffman and …

Aug. 13
Sat
San Antonio
8 x 8 by Jump-Start Performance Company

8 x 8
by Jump-Start Performance Company

 It’s back, baby! This year the eight foot Cube features 8 eight-minute creative performances back on the Jump-Start stage. The show will take place on …

Aug. 14 - Aug. 29
F-Sun
Lockhart
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Gaslight Baker Theatre

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
by Gaslight Baker Theatre

Randle McMurphy is a charming rogue who contrives to serve a short sentence in an airy mental institution rather than in a prison. This, he …

Aug. 19 - Sep. 03
F-Sun
Ingram
The Nerd by Hill Country Arts Foundation (HCAF)

The Nerd
by Hill Country Arts Foundation (HCAF)

Willum Cubbert has often told his friends about the debt he owes to Rick Steadman, a fellow ex-GI whom he has never met but who …

Aug. 19 - Sep. 11
F-Sun
Georgetown
Around the World in 80 Days by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Around the World in 80 Days
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

  Stampeding elephants! Raging typhoons! Runaway trains! Unabashedly slapstick! Hold onto your seats for the original amazing race! Join fearless adventurer Phileas Fogg and his …

Aug. 19 - Aug. 28
F-Sun
Fredericksburg
Forever Plaid  by Fredericksburg Theater Company

Forever Plaid
by Fredericksburg Theater Company

 Forever Plaid is an Off-Broadway musical revue written by Stuart Ross and first performed in New York in 1989. The musical has gained tremendous popularity and …

Aug. 20 - Sep. 02
 
Austin
Lardo Weeping by Local Opera Local Artists - LOLA

Lardo Weeping
by Local Opera Local Artists - LOLA

Lardo Weeping is a wonderful journey through the mind of recluse-genius Dinah LeFarge, a clever, intellectual, quite sexual woman of independent means who seldom ventures …

Aug. 20 - Aug. 21
Sat-Sun
Austin
Austin Ukrainian Play Readings by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Austin Ukrainian Play Readings
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

The VORTEX, La Fenice, Crown Theatre, and Tooth & Claw present Austin for Ukraine, Round 2An evening of staged readings to benefit Ukraine For two …

Aug. 23
T
Austin
MacDuff 2022 by Alex Garza

MacDuff 2022
by Alex Garza

The year is 2022. His name is Macduff. Is he the historical figure from Shakespeare's tragic play? As far as he is concerned, that is …

Aug. 24 - Aug. 27
W-Sun
Waco
Godspell by Silent House Theatre (SH.)

Godspell
by Silent House Theatre (SH.)

This immensely successful rock opera needs little introduction, but when it was first produced on Broadway in 1971 it broke new ground in its stage …

Aug. 25 - Sep. 04
Th-Sun
San Antonio
Bad Hombres/Good Wives by Teatro Audaz

Bad Hombres/Good Wives
by Teatro Audaz

Meet Don Ernesto, a muy macho cartel lord of Sinaloa who is used to getting exactly what he wants. In this case, what he wants …

Aug. 26 - Sep. 11
F-Sun
Bryan
Head Over Heels by The Theatre Company

Head Over Heels
by The Theatre Company

Our  fourth show this season, HEAD OVER HEELS! HEAD OVER HEELS, is a jukebox musical with music from The Go-Go’s and follows the escapades of a royal …

Aug. 26 - Sep. 18
F-Sat
San Antonio
Pirates vs. Ninjas by Overtime Theater

Pirates vs. Ninjas
by Overtime Theater

The Pirates and the Ninjas have been rivals for generations! But when a pirate and a ninja fall in love all bets are off! Scott …

Aug. 26 - Sep. 04
F-Sun
New Braunfels
Completely Hollywood (Abridged) by Circle Arts Theatre

Completely Hollywood (Abridged)
by Circle Arts Theatre

Get your clapper boards ready as we speed our way through 186 films from the last 100 years of Hollywood in this seriously silly show-biz …

Aug. 26 - Aug. 28
F-Sat
Austin
Naked at my Age by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Naked at my Age
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Austin’s own Erotic Muse, Whore, and PhD sex educator, Charla Hathaway, takes it off for you in her one-woman show about sex work, Naked at …

Aug. 26 - Aug. 28
F-Sat
Somewhere
Speaking of the Dead by Gaslight Baker Theatre

Speaking of the Dead
by Gaslight Baker Theatre

Speaking of the Dead: Intriguing Stories of Caldwell County's PastA Night of Biographical and Historical StoriesA Coproduction With the Caldwell County Historical CommissionDirected by Eric …

Aug. 28 - Sep. 06
 
Austin
The Face of Emmett Till by King Productions

The Face of Emmett Till
by King Productions

August 28, 1955…50 years ago… Emmett Till was brutally murdered. June 2, 2005…The F.B.I. reopens the case. The Face of Emmett Till is a true-to-life dramatization of …

Aug. 30
T
Austin
Hyde Park Theatre

The Job Job
by Hyde Park Theatre

Cassius just got his first job, and it's a real JOB JOB!  It involves something about Climate Change and it’s maybe somewhere near El Paso, …