Productions from 1/21 to 1/28

Sep. 14 - Jan. 27, 2018
Sat-Sun
Austin
Tortoise and Hare by Zach Theatre

Tortoise and Hare
by Zach Theatre

 Ancient versus modern. Peace versus war. Reptile versus mammal. A tale of the ultimate culture clash between two tribes and a fantastical race to decide ...

Oct. 16 - Apr. 21, 2018
T, Th, Sun
Austin
Wake Up, Brother Bear by Zach Theatre

Wake Up, Brother Bear
by Zach Theatre

 

(Family Friendly) Theatre for the very young uses music, art and hands-on sensory experiences to connect children to literature. We are proud to present Wake ...

Dec. 14 - Feb. 02, 2018
F-Sat
San Antonio
A Sign from the Taco Gods by Overtime Theater

A Sign from the Taco Gods
by Overtime Theater

The Overtime Theater and TacoTown Theatre Company proudly present the world-premiere production of A Sign from the Taco Gods, an autobiographical, solo play written and ...

Jan. 04 - Jan. 26
F-Sun
Leander
Gaslight - Angel Street by Way Off Broadway Community Players

Gaslight - Angel Street
by Way Off Broadway Community Players

A Broadway hit first produced on the West End under the title Gaslight and filmed twice, Angel Street tells the diabolical story of the Manninghams ...

Jan. 10 - Jan. 26
Th-Sun
Round Rock
Laundry & Bourbon AND Lone Star by Sam Bass Community Theatre

Laundry & Bourbon AND Lone Star
by Sam Bass Community Theatre

"Laundry and Bourbon" and "Lone Star," a pair of popular, interlocking one-act comedies by James McLure were written during (and set in) the late '70s ...

Jan. 11 - Feb. 02
Th-Sun
Austin
The Magic Fire by Different Stages

The Magic Fire
by Different Stages

 

The title "The Magic Fire" refers to the circle of fire that the Norse god Wotan erects to shield and entrap Brunnhilde, in Wagner ...

Jan. 11 - Jan. 26
F-Sun
Bastrop
The Cemetery Club by Bastrop Opera House

The Cemetery Club
by Bastrop Opera House

Three Jewish widows meet once a month for tea before going to visit their husbands’ graves. Ida is sweet tempered and ready to begin a ...

Jan. 11 - Feb. 03
Th-Sun
Austin
Paradise by touring company

Paradise
by touring company

Coming off of a sold out 14-week run in Los Angeles, Paradise, a sinfully divine bluegrass comedy, brings its irreverent, heart-warming, toe-tapping show to Austin ...

Jan. 11 - Feb. 02
F-Sun
San Antonio
By Our Hands by Overtime Theater

By Our Hands
by Overtime Theater

Post-apocalyptic future. After a nuclear event destroyed much of the country, militias who had lost faith in the government took control of their respective areas ...

Jan. 13 - Jan. 26
Sat-Sun
Austin
This Girl Laughs, This Girl Cries, This Girl Does Nothing by Zach Theatre

This Girl Laughs, This Girl Cries, This Girl Does Nothing
by Zach Theatre

Returning to their roles, Aly Tufenkjian, Jada Cadena, Kriston Woodreaux, Lina Chambers, and Sam Provenzano, the cast of UT’s This Girl Laughs, This Girl Cries ...

Jan. 17 - Jan. 26
Th-Sat
San Antonio
Semana de Sueños by Jump-Start Performance Company

Semana de Sueños
by Jump-Start Performance Company

Jump-Start Performance Co. presents Semana de Sueños, a collection of three stories that focus on border issues, civil rights and migrant stories, written and directed ...

Jan. 17 - Feb. 09
W-Sun
Austin
Heartland by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Heartland
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

The VORTEX

presents the 

National New Play Network 

Rolling World Premiere of

Heartland

A new play by Gabriel Jason Dean

Directed by Rudy Ramirez

 Dr ...

Jan. 17 - Jan. 26
Th-Sat
Austin
The Realness (a break beat play) by New Manifest Theatre Company

The Realness (a break beat play)
by New Manifest Theatre Company

New Manifest Theatre Company brings killer rhymes, humor and heart to Austin’s Mastrogeorge Theatre with the regional premier of Idris Goodwin’s ​The Realness (a break ...

Jan. 18 - Jan. 26
F-Sun
Boerne
Ripcord by Boerne Community Theatre

Ripcord
by Boerne Community Theatre

 Cast: Christine Crowley, kirk Logan, Robert MoritzMarie Hicks, Barry Goettl, and Dede Slaughter.

Allen Rudolph directs.

Jan. 18 - Feb. 03
Th-Sun
Austin
Sweat by Southwest Theatre Productions

Sweat
by Southwest Theatre Productions

Filled with humor and tremendous heart, SWEAT tells the story of a group of friends who spend their lives sharing drinks, secrets, and laughs while ...

Jan. 18 - Feb. 16
F-Sat
Ft. Sam Houston
Murder on the Nile by The Harlequin

Murder on the Nile
by The Harlequin

Simon Mostyn has recently married Kay Ridgeway, a rich woman, having thrown over his former lover Jacqueline. The couple are on their honeymoon and are ...

Jan. 18 - Jan. 26
F-Sun
San Antonio
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) by Crystal Sea Drama Company

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)
by Crystal Sea Drama Company

All 37 plays in 97 minutes! The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged) is an irreverent, fast-paced romp through the Bard’s plays! Join these madcap ...

Jan. 18 - Feb. 16
F-Sat
New Braunfels
The Private Parts by Sylver Spoon Dinner Theatre

The Private Parts
by Sylver Spoon Dinner Theatre

A devised pieced inspired by Eve Ensler's The Vagina Monologues.

Jan. 18 - Jan. 26
Th-Sat
Austin
Shattered, an unscripted dramatic production by Fox Den Theatre Company

Shattered, an unscripted dramatic production
by Fox Den Theatre Company

Shattered is an unscripted play that focuses on the struggles and difficulty of maintaining relationships during times of trauma and hardship, and the tantalizing ease ...

Jan. 19 - Feb. 03
Th-Sun
Round Rock
Sam Bass Community Theatre

Lone Star
by Sam Bass Community Theatre

Lone Star takes place in the cluttered backyard of a small-town Texas bar. Roy, a brawny, macho type who had once been a local high-school ...

Jan. 21 - Jan. 26
M, W, Sat
Austin
Riveted Rosie by FronteraFest

Riveted Rosie
by FronteraFest

Dr. Ramone and Dr. Truffledina must find the defect in a "female" robot acting erratically. Ola Mae Baartman, Director of Liaisons for Hephaestus Enterprises Inc ...

Jan. 21 - Jan. 26
M, W, F-Sat
Austin
SETLL by FronteraFest

SETLL
by FronteraFest

SETLL (Suspected Extra-Terrestrial Landing Location) is a new play that questions what lies beyond the limits of what we know. The play explores the world ...

Jan. 22 - Jan. 26
T, Th, Sat
Austin
Straitjacket: Variations on a Theme of Horror by FronteraFest

Straitjacket: Variations on a Theme of Horror
by FronteraFest

Tortured by a sadistic warden, prisoner Darrell Standing is locked away in solitary confinement, sealed in a straitjacket for days at a time. In order ...

Jan. 22
T
Austin
FronteraFest Short Fringe 2019 by FronteraFest

FronteraFest Short Fringe 2019
by FronteraFest

Hush??, by Jenny Burch, Istvan Gulyas, Jack Kilduff, Neal Ormsbee and Mo Romero. Hush?? improvises an array of correlated scenes in order to highlight the ...

Jan. 23
W
Austin
FronteraFest Short Fringe 2019 by FronteraFest

FronteraFest Short Fringe 2019
by FronteraFest

  Texas Gothic, by Janet Maykus and Tom Booker. Ma and Pa Gothic have lived deep in the heart of Texas all of their lives ...

Jan. 23 - Mar. 03
W-Sun
Austin
Hedwig and the Angry Inch by Zach Theatre

Hedwig and the Angry Inch
by Zach Theatre

Lift up your hands for the most groundbreaking, heart-stomping, gut-busting character ever to grace the stage! Created by John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask,  ...

Jan. 24 - Jan. 27
Th-Sun
Leander
Thoroughly Modern Millie by Leander High School Theatre

Thoroughly Modern Millie
by Leander High School Theatre

Based on the blockbuster 1967 film starring Julie Andrews, ​THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE ​​focuses on a plucky, independent young woman who finds herself in the ...

Jan. 24
Th
Austin
FronteraFest Short Fringe 2019 by FronteraFest

FronteraFest Short Fringe 2019
by FronteraFest

 

Rolling My 3rd Eye, by Nancy Reed. Comic Nancy Reed ponders the known unknowns and the little known knowns. "Did you know our DNA ...

Jan. 25 - Feb. 02
F-Sat
Bryan
White Rabbit, Red Rabbit by StageCenter Community Theatre

White Rabbit, Red Rabbit
by StageCenter Community Theatre

Come see this innovative production in which one actor is handed the script for the first time when they step on the stage! We will ...

Jan. 25 - Feb. 17
Th-Sun
San Antonio
Rent by The Public Theater

Rent
by The Public Theater

Set in the East Village of New York City, this is an inspiring musical about friends and artists struggling with addiction, poverty, and most of ...

Jan. 25
F
Austin
FronteraFest Short Fringe 2019 by FronteraFest

FronteraFest Short Fringe 2019
by FronteraFest

  Stagnation: When Is It My Turn Bitch?, by Ellen Bartel. A movement performance that expresses a state of frustration brought about by the feeling ...

Jan. 26
Sat
Austin
The Road to Wigan Pier: A Right Ol' Knees-Up  by Robi Polgar

The Road to Wigan Pier: A Right Ol' Knees-Up
by Robi Polgar

 

THE ROAD TO WIGAN PIER RETURNS TO AUSTIN IN SONG, FILM AND SEVERAL AND SUNDRY COMEDIC (AND TRAGIC) TURNS

 

Return to Wigan Pier: A ...

Jan. 26 - Feb. 03
Th, Sat-Sun
Austin
Silent Night by Austin Opera

Silent Night
by Austin Opera

Silent Night, with music by Kevin Puts and a libretto by Mark Campbell (The Manchurian Candidate, 2016), is based on the 2005 film Joyeux Noël ...

Jan. 26
Sat
Austin
Best of Week, FronteraFest Short Fringe by FronteraFest

Best of Week, FronteraFest Short Fringe
by FronteraFest

BEST OF WEEK. Four of the shows that play in tonight's "Best of Week" performance will be selected by our panel from the previous ...

Jan. 28 - Feb. 02
M, W, F
Austin
Booger Red by FronteraFest

Booger Red
by FronteraFest

Jim Loucks’ new show Booger Red was created as part of an Artist Residency in Madisonville, KY, and premiered at their first-ever Bacon Blues and ...

Jan. 28 - Feb. 02
M, W, F
Austin
Speed Levitch's Birth of the New Ghetto by FronteraFest

Speed Levitch's Birth of the New Ghetto
by FronteraFest

As a Zionist leader, Theodor Herzl's a natural. As a playwright, he's a putz. As a husband? Oy. In this hilarious black comedy ...