Upcoming Productions

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 ...

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 ...

Nov. 01 - Nov. 23
F-Sun
Leander
No Sex Please, It's Christmas! by Way Off Broadway Community Players

No Sex Please, It's Christmas!
by Way Off Broadway Community Players

It’s Christmas Eve, and Mr. Broadbent, the builder, has invited prospective buyers, Fred and Gladys McNicoll, to spend the holidays in “THE HOUSE OF THE ...

Nov. 01 - Nov. 24
F-Sun
Wimberley
Steel Magnolias by Emily Ann Theatre

Steel Magnolias
by Emily Ann Theatre

Steel Magnolias is a stage play by American writer Robert Harling, based on his experience with his sister's death. The play is a comedy-drama ...

Nov. 01 - Nov. 23
Th-Sat
Ft. Sam Houston
Doublewide, Texas Christmas by The Harlequin

Doublewide, Texas Christmas
by The Harlequin

 
In this outrageously funny comedy, it’s Christmas-time in the newest—and tiniest—town in Texas. And it’s beginning to look a lot like trouble in Doublewide ...

Nov. 01 - Nov. 23
Th-Sat
Austin
Salvage Vanguard Theater

Casta
by Salvage Vanguard Theater

Casta is inspired by a series of casta paintings by Miguel Cabrera, a mixed-race painter from Oaxaca. Casta paintings were a unique form of portraiture ...

Nov. 06 - Nov. 24
T-Sun
Austin
Spring Awakening by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

Spring Awakening
by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

Winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Spring Awakening explores the journey from adolescence to adulthood as a group of young people struggle with questions ...

Nov. 07 - Nov. 23
Th-Sat
Austin
The Future of Ismael by Generic Ensemble Company

The Future of Ismael
by Generic Ensemble Company

Based on a Colombian novel of the same name, The Future of Ismael is experimental sci-fi featuring queer people of color in a dystopian world ...

Nov. 08 - Dec. 01
F-Sun
Wimberley
Next to Normal by Wimberley Players

Next to Normal
by Wimberley Players

Dad's an architect; Mom rushes to pack lunches and pour cereal; their daughter and son are bright, wise-cracking teens, appearing to be a typical ...

Nov. 14 - Dec. 01
Th-Sun
Austin
Saint Somebody by Mélange Theatre Company

Saint Somebody
by Mélange Theatre Company

  When an African-American “deserter” wanders into the camp of the Irish Brigade near Gettysburg, conflicts intensify, but the soldier carries an old statue that ...

Nov. 14 - Nov. 24
Th-Sun
Austin
Marisol by Mary Moody Northen Theatre

Marisol
by Mary Moody Northen Theatre

 

Marisol Perez commutes from her apartment in the Bronx to her successful copy editor job with a Manhattan publisher. But something is amiss: apples ...

Nov. 14 - Nov. 24
Th-Sun
Austin
AFTERSHOCK/La Réplica by Thinkery& Verse

AFTERSHOCK/La Réplica
by Thinkery& Verse

AFTERSHOCK / LA RÉPLICA is a world premiere stage-play that explores new dimensions of Latinx military service.The Latinx soldiers and citizens in this play expect ...

Nov. 14 - Dec. 28
Th-Sat
Austin
The Taming of the Shrew (Shit-Faced Shakespeare) by Magnificent Bastard Productions

The Taming of the Shrew (Shit-Faced Shakespeare)
by Magnificent Bastard Productions

We Magnificent Bastards are at it again! We shall bring you The Taming of the Shrew in all of its splendor and glory as only ...

Nov. 15 - Nov. 24
W-Sun
Austin
Tales from the Globe by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

Tales from the Globe
by University of Texas Theatre & Dance

Shakespeare at UT Austin. Co-directed by Jeremy Lee Cudd and Lucien Douglas.

Nov. 15 - Nov. 24
Th-Sun
San Antonio

No. 6
by St. Philip's College

In 2001 the death of an unarmed black man puts the city of Cincinnnati on edge, resutling in a five-day riot that set the citizens ...

Nov. 15 - Nov. 24
F-Sun
Austin
De Acá, De Este Lado by Teatro Espacio Agua Viva

De Acá, De Este Lado
by Teatro Espacio Agua Viva

No solo aquellos que cruzan la fontera sufren. Atrás se quedan aquellos que ahelan el reetorno de sus seres queridos, esperando por un apoyo econóomico ...

Nov. 15 - Nov. 23
W-Sun
San Antonio
The Mystery of Erwin Drood by Trinity University

The Mystery of Erwin Drood
by Trinity University

The Mystery of Edwin Drood, a musical by Rupert Holmes

Based on an unfinished Charles Dickens novel, The Mystery of Edwin Drood by Rupert Holmes ...

Nov. 15 - Nov. 22
W-Sun
San Antonio
Living Out by University of the Incarnate Word

Living Out
by University of the Incarnate Word

 

Living Out tells the story of the complicated relationship between a Salvadoran nanny and the Anglo lawyer she works for. Both women are smart ...

Nov. 15 - Nov. 23
F-Sat
Round Rock
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by MAD Productions

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
by MAD Productions

Step through the wardrobe this Winter into the magical kingdom of Narnia for the most mystical of adventures in a faraway land.  Join Lucy ...

Nov. 16 - Nov. 23
Sat
Austin
Fixing the Last Henry by Rude Mechs

Fixing the Last Henry
by Rude Mechs

Fixing the Last Henry is getting so much work it may not count as an adaptation anymore. Come weigh in on the changes and help ...

Nov. 19 - Nov. 24
T-Sun
San Marcos
Little Women, the Broadway musical by Texas State University

Little Women, the Broadway musical
by Texas State University

 

Based on Louisa May Alcott's life, Little Women follows the adventures of four sisters - Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March, as Jo, a ...

Nov. 20 - Nov. 23
W-Sat
Huntsville
Pride and Prejudice by Sam Houston State University Theatre Department

Pride and Prejudice
by Sam Houston State University Theatre Department

 If you’re looking for Masterpiece Theatre’s “Pride and Prejudice” by Jane Austen, this is not it. However, if you are looking for Saturday ...

Nov. 20 - Dec. 29
W-Sun
Austin
A Christmas Carol: A Rockin' Family Musical by Zach Theatre

A Christmas Carol: A Rockin' Family Musical
by Zach Theatre

For the sixth year in a row, Austin’s most rockin’ holiday tradition returns to make merry with new music and surprises to get the party started ...

Nov. 21 - Nov. 23
Th-Sat
Austin
Madrigal Dinner by University of Texas (other)

Madrigal Dinner
by University of Texas (other)

A really fun 39-year UT tradition. . . If you guys have some time to spare on November 21, 22, or 23 you should consider buying tickets ...

Nov. 21 - Nov. 24
Th-Sun
Brenham
The Adventures of Robin Hood by Blinn College Theatre Department

The Adventures of Robin Hood
by Blinn College Theatre Department

Based on the retelling by Howard Pyle.

Nov. 22 - Dec. 14
Th-Sun
Austin
Different Stages

Mary Shelley's Frankenstein
by Different Stages

Victor Frankenstein, a brilliant and ambitious young student, discovers the secret of creating life from the remains of the dead. But elation at his triumph ...

Nov. 22
F
Austin
Lyla School by Scottish Rite Theater

Lyla School
by Scottish Rite Theater

“Lyla School” by Brian Kettler tells the story of two friends driven apart when a violent event occurs during a process-drama simulation. After 20 years ...

Nov. 22 - Dec. 22
F-Sun
San Antonio
Elf, the musical by The Public Theater

Elf, the musical
by The Public Theater

Buddy embarks on a journey to discover his true identity and is determined to win over his new family. This modern day holiday classic reminds ...

Nov. 22 - Dec. 22
F-Sun
San Antonio
Classic Theatre of San Antonio

Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley
by Classic Theatre of San Antonio

In this charming sequel to Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, the bookish middle child of the Bennet family must learn to be the heroine of ...

Nov. 22 - Dec. 21
Th-Sun
Austin
She Loves Me by Austin Playhouse

She Loves Me
by Austin Playhouse

Austin Playhouse is celebrating the holiday season with the euphoric romantic musical comedy She Loves Me. She Loves Me is about a charming case of ...

Nov. 22 - Dec. 08
Th-Sun
Austin
As You Like It by Austin Shakespeare

As You Like It
by Austin Shakespeare

 

Austin Shakespeare brings one of Shakespeare’s most romantic of comedies with music from some of Austin’s talented songwriters in As You Like It, performed ...

Nov. 22 - Nov. 23
F-Sat
Huntsville
Opera Olympus by Sam Houston State University School of Music

Opera Olympus
by Sam Houston State University School of Music

SHSU Opera presents Opera Olympus, an operatic odyssey featuring stories from Greek mythology.  With scenes by composers such as Handel, Offenbach, Gluck, and Loewe ...

Nov. 22 - Dec. 29
F-Sun
Georgetown
A Christmas Story by Georgetown Palace Theatre

A Christmas Story
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Ralphie Parker only wants one thing for Christmas: A Red Ryder BB gun. Despite pleading his case to his mother, teacher, and even Santa Claus ...

Nov. 29 - Dec. 23
F-Sun
San Antonio
A Christmas Carol, the musical by Woodlawn Theatre

A Christmas Carol, the musical
by Woodlawn Theatre

Ever since that Christmas Eve seven years ago when Ebenezer Scrooge buried his longtime friend and business partner, Jacob Marley, Scrooge has developed a deep ...

Nov. 29 - Dec. 21
F-Sun
Somewhere
It's A Wonderful Life, a Live Radio Play by Penfold Theatre Company

It's A Wonderful Life, a Live Radio Play
by Penfold Theatre Company

Back by popular demand, the show draws audience members back in time to 1946 as members of the KPNF radio station are assembling for a ...

Nov. 29 - Dec. 21
Th-Sat
Round Rock
Miracle on 34th Street by Sam Bass Community Theatre

Miracle on 34th Street
by Sam Bass Community Theatre

 

"Miracle on 34th Street" is the story of the real Santa Claus, who goes to work at Macy's toy department. The story begins ...

Nov. 30 - Dec. 29
Sat-Sun
San Antonio
Scrooge, A Classic Tale of Redemption by Roxie Theatre Company

Scrooge, A Classic Tale of Redemption
by Roxie Theatre Company

 

Scrooge: The Classic Tale of Redemption is about Ebenezer Scrooge, an elderly miser who is visited by the ghost of his former business partner ...

Nov. 30 - Dec. 22
Sat-Sun
Round Rock
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Sam Bass Community Theatre

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
by Sam Bass Community Theatre

Directed by Veronica Prior.

Dec. 05 - Dec. 08
Th-Sun
Waco
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Waco Civic Theatre

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever
by Waco Civic Theatre

In this hilarious Christmas classic, a couple struggling to put on a church Christmas pageant is faced with casting the Herdman kids--probably the most inventively ...

Dec. 05 - Dec. 29
Th-Sun
Austin
5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche by City Theatre Company

5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche
by City Theatre Company

 

It’s 1956 and the Susan B. Anthony Society for the Sisters of Gertrude Stein are having their annual, and much anticipated, holiday quiche breakfast ...

Dec. 05 - Dec. 22
Th-Sun
Horseshoe Bay
A Twisted Christmas Carol by Hill Country  Community Theatre (HCCT)

A Twisted Christmas Carol
by Hill Country Community Theatre (HCCT)

This hilarious comedy is set in a BBQ joint in a small town in Texas. Cantankerous BBQ joint owner Buford Johnson gets in an ...

Dec. 05 - Dec. 22
Th-Sun
Brenham
A Christmas Story by Unity Theatre

A Christmas Story
by Unity Theatre

 

 

Humorist Jean Shepherd’s memoir of growing up in the mid-west in the 1940’s follows 9 year old Ralphie Parker in his quest to ...

Dec. 05 - Dec. 22
Th-Sun
Austin
Next to Normal by Ground Floor Theatre

Next to Normal
by Ground Floor Theatre

Next to Normal explores how one suburban household copes with crisis and mental illness. Dad's an architect; Mom rushes to pack lunches and pour cereal ...

Dec. 06 - Dec. 21
F-Sun
Lockhart
The Gift of the Magi by Gaslight Baker Theatre

The Gift of the Magi
by Gaslight Baker Theatre

 

Set in the days before Christmas 1923, in Austin, Texas, Gift of the Magi centers on Jim and Della Young, two poor newlyweds trying ...

Dec. 06 - Dec. 14
F-Sat
Salado
A Christmas Carol at Tablerock by Tablerock of Salado

A Christmas Carol at Tablerock
by Tablerock of Salado

Come see the 27th annual performances of Charles Dickens’ "A Christmas Carol" directed by Thom Wilson. The show is adapted by Harry Sweet from the ...

Dec. 06 - Dec. 29
F-Sun
Georgetown
Dashing Through the Snow by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Dashing Through the Snow
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

It’s four days before Christmas in the tiny town of Tinsel, Texas, and a colorful parade of eccentric guests arrive at the Snowflake Inn and ...

Dec. 06 - Dec. 07
F-Sat
Austin
Austin Puppet Incident by Glass Half Full Theatre

Austin Puppet Incident
by Glass Half Full Theatre

The Austin Puppet Incident gives audiences the opportunity to experience multiple styles of puppetry, and this event has truly grown the public’s perception of what ...

Dec. 06 - Dec. 21
Th-Sat
Austin
The Butcher of Baraboo by Street Corner Arts

The Butcher of Baraboo
by Street Corner Arts

In Baraboo, Wisconsin, the ground is white with snow and the air is black with laughs. Valerie is the town butcher with an axe to ...

Dec. 06 - Dec. 15
F-Sun
Leander
Merry Christmas, Jolene, a melodrama by Way Off Broadway Community Players

Merry Christmas, Jolene, a melodrama
by Way Off Broadway Community Players

It’s Christmas in Brand Prairie, Texas. Jolene, unlucky in love, is the heart of everyone’s world. Her best friend, Annie, the sheriff and the rest ...

Dec. 06 - Dec. 15
F-Sun
Austin
A Christmas Carol by Paradox Players

A Christmas Carol
by Paradox Players

 

As this holiday season is upon us chestnuts are roasting by the open fire, Jack Frost is nipping at your nose, and John Meadows ...

Dec. 06 - Dec. 07
 
Somewhere
KZFrazier Drama Company

Hiphopera
by KZFrazier Drama Company

bassed on Annie

Dec. 06 - Dec. 15
 
Austin
10-Minutes Plays for the Holidays by Trinity Street Players

10-Minutes Plays for the Holidays
by Trinity Street Players

DASHER DANCER PRANCER AND PLAYWRIGHT: 10-Minute Plays for the Holidays!

Short new plays by Heidi Kraay, Lavour Addison, Patrick Gabridge, Kyle Therral Wilson, Alex Rubin, and ...

Dec. 06 - Dec. 15
F-Sun
Aransas Pass
It's A Wonderful Life, a Live Radio Play by Rialto Theatre

It's A Wonderful Life, a Live Radio Play
by Rialto Theatre

George Bailey has so many problems he is thinking about ending it  all - and it's Christmas! As the angels discuss George, we see his ...

Dec. 07 - Dec. 21
Sat-Sun
Austin
A Christmas Carol - Reduced, Reused, and Recycled by Scottish Rite Theater

A Christmas Carol - Reduced, Reused, and Recycled
by Scottish Rite Theater

School’s out for the holidays, but Timmy Cratchit is stuck at Scrooge’s Plastic Emporium where his mom labors overtime on a last-minute deadline. Tim and ...

Dec. 12 - Dec. 24
Th-Sun
San Antonio
A Charlie Brown Christmas by Magik Theatre

A Charlie Brown Christmas
by Magik Theatre

The classic animated television special comes to life in this faithful adaptation. When Charlie Brown complains about the overwhelming materialism he sees among everyone during ...

Dec. 12 - Dec. 22
Th-Sun
San Antonio
All Is Calm by The Public Theater

All Is Calm
by The Public Theater

In 1914, at the Western Front, out of the violence comes a silence, then a song. A German soldier steps into No Man's Land ...

Dec. 13 - Dec. 15
F-Sat
Austin
The Preacher's Wife by Robert King, Jr.

The Preacher's Wife
by Robert King, Jr.

 King Productions is set to open their 2020 Season with a 90’s Holiday Classic, "The Preacher’s Wife," based on  Robert Nathan’s 1928 book The Bishop’s Wife, which ...

Dec. 13 - Dec. 22
F-Sun
Fredericksburg
A Christmas Carol - a live radio play by Fredericksburg Theater Company

A Christmas Carol - a live radio play
by Fredericksburg Theater Company

Charles Dickens' holiday classic comes to life as a live 1940s radio broadcast, complete with holiday tunes, vintage commercials for fruitcake (extra-fancy), the magic of ...

Dec. 13 - Dec. 21
F-Sun
Lakeway
A Cool Yule by Tex-Arts

A Cool Yule
by Tex-Arts

A Cool Yule,” the swingin’ holiday cabaret, returns for its seventh year! This TexARTS tradition will warm your heart with the timeless classics ...

Dec. 13 - Dec. 14
F
Austin
Journey of the Wise Men by Monica Ballard

Journey of the Wise Men
by Monica Ballard

Living interactive Christmas tableau.

Dec. 14
 
Austin
Abuelita's Christmas Carol by Alex Garza

Abuelita's Christmas Carol
by Alex Garza

In 2006, Alex Garza assembled a group of actors to perform a play as a tribute to his grandmother. The show debuted at Austin’s Play ...

Dec. 14
Sat
Austin
Holiday Storytime with Bernadette Nason by Austin Playhouse

Holiday Storytime with Bernadette Nason
by Austin Playhouse

Award-winning actress, storyteller, and author Bernadette Nason entertains audiences of all ages with treasured, timeless multicultural folktales. Featuring The Shoemaker and the Elves and The Baker’s Dozen, this ...

Dec. 14 - Dec. 15
F-Sat
Austin
Sembrando Herencia - Las Lavanderas by Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance & Cultural Center

Sembrando Herencia - Las Lavanderas
by Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance & Cultural Center

They were strong women, a key group in the economic development of their time -- and a force to be reckoned with! Join Puerto Rican Folkloric ...

Dec. 17 - Dec. 18
T-W
Austin
A Christmas Carol, one-actor, by Bernadette Nason by Austin Playhouse

A Christmas Carol, one-actor, by Bernadette Nason
by Austin Playhouse

Join Austin Playhouse in celebrating the holiday season with award-winning actress, storyteller, and author Bernadette Nason, as she reprises her one-woman version of Charles Dickens’  ...

Dec. 19 - Dec. 22
F-Sat
San Antonio
Teatro Audaz

La Pastorela San Antonio
by Teatro Audaz

Acenturies-old Mexican tradition of recreating the biblical passage where the shepherds follow the Star of Bethlehem to find the newborn Christ. The Archangel, San Miguel ...

Dec. 19 - Dec. 22
Th-Sun
Seguin
Christmas Belles by Texas Theatre

Christmas Belles
by Texas Theatre

 “Christmas Belles” By Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and Jamie Wooten. A church Christmas program spins hilariously out of control in this Southern farce about ...

Dec. 20 - Jan. 05
Th-Sun
Austin
A Tuna Christmas by City Theatre Company

A Tuna Christmas
by City Theatre Company

The guys – and gals - are back! A Tuna Christmas is the outrageous holiday comedy with such southern fun and charm you don’t want to miss ...

Dec. 20
F
Austin
Fumbling for the Knob by Salvage Vanguard Theater

Fumbling for the Knob
by Salvage Vanguard Theater

In the stench of an East Texas refinery town, a gay boy is born in the closet to a family of fundamentalist Christians. At the ...

Dec. 27 - Dec. 07
F-Sat
Austin
The Reciprocity of Persephone by Bottle Alley Theatre Company

The Reciprocity of Persephone
by Bottle Alley Theatre Company

Based on the classic Greek myth of a similar title, The Reciprocity of Persephone aims to give the Queen of the Underworld a little more ...

Jan. 03 - Jan. 18, 2020
F-Sun
Leander
Vintage Hitchcock: A Live Radio Play by Way Off Broadway Community Players

Vintage Hitchcock: A Live Radio Play
by Way Off Broadway Community Players

Spies, murder, love, and other trademarks of Alfred Hitchcock come to life in the style of a 1940s radio broadcast of the master of suspense’s ...

Jan. 09 - Jan. 25, 2020
 
Austin
Click by Vortex Repertory Theatre

Click
by Vortex Repertory Theatre

This fast, bright, darkly humorous play follows a group of college students involved in a frat rape that goes viral. As we spin forward in ...

Jan. 10 - Jan. 26, 2020
Th-Sun
Round Rock
Sam Bass Community Theatre

Love, Loss and What I Wore
by Sam Bass Community Theatre

Direc ed by Rhonda Roe.

Jan. 10 - Feb. 01, 2020
F-Sun
San Antonio
Gay Men with Wives by Overtime Theater

Gay Men with Wives
by Overtime Theater

Tom and his wife Carida are neighbors with Larry and his wife Mindy. Unbeknownst to Mindy, but known to Carida, Tom and Larry are lovers ...

Jan. 10 - Jan. 25, 2020
F-Sun
Boerne
The Widow in Mink by Boerne Community Theatre

The Widow in Mink
by Boerne Community Theatre

Margaret Osgood, a sweet, quiet woman who is somewhat oblivious to details, is now shocked to find herself a recent widow and quite wealthy. She ...

Jan. 16, 2020
Th-Sat
Ft. Sam Houston
The Harlequin

The Unexpected Guest
by The Harlequin

Lost in the fog, a stranger seeks refuge in a nearby house, only to find a man shot dead and his wife standing over him ...

Jan. 16 - Feb. 02, 2020
Th-Sun
Austin
The Niceties by Jarrott Productions

The Niceties
by Jarrott Productions

 

THE NICETIES is an explosive discussion of race, history, privilege, and social justice. 

Jan. 17 - Feb. 02, 2020
F-Sun
Austin
Trade with the Klan by Southwest Theatre Productions

Trade with the Klan
by Southwest Theatre Productions

Forrest, Indiana is a small town surrounded by corn fields. Ethnically white, predominantly Evangelical, and fertile ground for the Ku Klux Klan during the summer ...

Jan. 17 - Feb. 02, 2020
F-Sun
Aransas Pass
Rialto Theatre

Church Basement Ladies
by Rialto Theatre

A celebration of the church basement kitchen and the women who work  there, Church Basement Ladies is a musical comedy featuring four  distinct characters ...

Jan. 18 - Apr. 26, 2020
Sat-Sun
Austin
The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Zach Theatre

The Very Hungry Caterpillar
by Zach Theatre

The Very Hungry Caterpillar and his menagerie of animal friends have arrived at ZACH! Little ones will go wide-eyed with excitement as they recite along ...