Upcoming Performances in Austin

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. 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. 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  ...

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. 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. 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 - 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. 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. 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. 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. 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 - Oct. 26
F-Sat
Austin
14/48 -- The World's Quickest Theatre Festival

14/48 -- The World's Quickest Theatre Festival

14/48 The World's Quickest Theatre Festival comes to Austin for its sixth year of wildly unexpected live performance! 

The festival, which began in Seattle ...

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 ...

Nov. 01 - Nov. 16
 
Austin
Más Cara by Teatro Vivo

Más Cara
by Teatro Vivo

Flagship show for Futurx Festival 2019, Más Cara by Krysta Gonzales is  a world premiere.

 

It stars Florinda Bryant, Martinique Duchene-Phillips, Michael Galvan ...

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 - Oct. 27
Th-Sun
Austin
Art by City Theatre Company

Art
by City Theatre Company

How much would you pay for a white painting?Yasmina Reza’s award-winning comedy about three friends, the meaning of art and life, and the lengths we ...

Nov. 07 - Nov. 09
Th-Sat
Austin
Truth & Trauma: A Love Story by Reppy

Truth & Trauma: A Love Story
by Reppy

After finally ending a toxic 33 year marriage, surviving severe depression, a battle with breast cancer, and facing her mortality, veteran Austin comedian and performance ...

Nov. 09
Sat
Austin
Fly Girl by Color Arc Productions

Fly Girl
by Color Arc Productions

Color Arc Productions and the AARC present a staged reading of Fly Girl, a story about a single mom who gets cast as a hip-hop ...

Nov. 09 - Nov. 17
Th, Sat-Sun
Austin
Rigoletto by Austin Opera

Rigoletto
by Austin Opera

This tragic story revolving around the unscrupulous Duke of Mantua, his hunch-backed court jester Rigoletto, and Rigoletto’s stunning daughter Gilda is considered to be one ...

Nov. 14 - Nov. 24
Th-Sun
Austin
A Latino Veteran Story by Teatro Vivo

A Latino Veteran Story
by Teatro Vivo

In collaboration with Teatro Vivo, Thinkery & Verse is co-producing a Latino veteran story (Title TBD), a new play inspired by the experiences of real ...

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. 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. 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. 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 - 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 ...

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 holiday quiche breakfast. As the assembled “widows” await the ...

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
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 comedy. Valerie is the town butcher with an axe to ...

Dec. 06 - Dec. 22
F-Sun
Austin
A Christmas Memory by Alchemy Theatre Company

A Christmas Memory
by Alchemy Theatre Company

More forthcoming from Alchemy Theatre Company. (October 15, 2019)

 

[cover art from Penguin Random House]

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. 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 - 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. 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 ...