Productions in May 2022

Apr. 06 - May. 01
W-Sun
Austin
The Rocky Horror Show by Zach Theatre

The Rocky Horror Show
by Zach Theatre

In this cult classic, sweethearts Brad and Janet, stuck with a flat tire during a storm, discover the eerie mansion of Dr. Frank-N-Furter. As their …

Apr. 08 - May. 08
F-Sun
Georgetown
Murder on the Orient Express by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Murder on the Orient Express
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Famous detective Hercule Poirot is called back from Istanbul to London on urgent business. While aboard the Orient Express Poirot meets a host of peculiar …

Apr. 15 - May. 01
Th-Sun
Austin
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? by City Theatre Company

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
by City Theatre Company

Set on the campus of an East coast college, this intense dark comedy shines a blinding light on one, truth-exposing - booze and bantered - …

Apr. 21 - May. 08
Th-Sun
Port Aransas
Grumpy Old Men, the musical by Port Aransas Community Theatre (PACT)

Grumpy Old Men, the musical
by Port Aransas Community Theatre (PACT)

Grumpy Old Men, The Musical, the laugh-out-loud stage comedy based on the iconic 1993 movie of the same name, is the story of two aging …

Apr. 22 - May. 15
F-Sun
Horseshoe Bay
Birthday Club by Hill Country  Community Theatre (HCCT)

Birthday Club
by Hill Country Community Theatre (HCCT)

  Five women get together for their birthdays, each with her own story, to drink, celebrate, commiserate and support each other as they negotiate through …

Apr. 22 - May. 14
F-Sat
Austin
Raising Harry Potter by La Fenice

Raising Harry Potter
by La Fenice

Their lawless years are behind them. Positively magical child-rearing years lay ahead.Starring Nate Dunaway, Aaron Johnson, Kate Meehan, Julie Moore and Adam Rodriguez, with original …

Apr. 22 - May. 01
F, Sun
Austin
Carmen by Butler School of Music

Carmen
by Butler School of Music

  Set in southern Spain, this four-act nineteenth-century opera tells the story of Carmen, a seductive cigarette factory worker whose "heart is free as the …

Apr. 22 - May. 15
F-Sat
Georgetown
Something Rotten by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Something Rotten
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Set in the 1590s, brothers Nick and Nigel Bottom are desperate to write a hit play but are stuck in the shadow of that Renaissance …

Apr. 26 - May. 22
Sat
Austin
Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch by Zach Theatre

Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch
by Zach Theatre

  From Allen Robertson, the Emmy Award-winning creator of “The Biscuit Brothers” and Tortoise and Hare, comes a new musical based on the beloved children’s book. Mr. …

Apr. 28 - May. 01
Th-Sun
Brenham
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee by Blinn College Theatre Department

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
by Blinn College Theatre Department

Join six eclectic middle-schoolers as they all vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime. While disclosing hilarious and touching stories from their home lives, …

Apr. 28 - May. 08
W-Sun
Austin
¡Estar Guars! by Latino Comedy Project

¡Estar Guars!
by Latino Comedy Project

In a loving homage of live comedy, original videos and visual spectacle, ¡Estar Guars! re-creates the classic sci-fi rebellion as a modern-day Resistencia, complete with Galactic Walls, space chanclas, …

Apr. 28 - May. 01
Th-F, Sun
Austin
Fidelio by Austin Opera

Fidelio
by Austin Opera

Austin Opera’s season concludes in spring 2022 at the Long Center with Fidelio: A Celebratory Gala Production. Beethoven wrote Fidelio, his only opera, in response to the …

Apr. 29 - May. 01
F-Sun
Austin
REIMAGINE: Celebrating 30 Years by Andrea Ariel Dance Theatre

REIMAGINE: Celebrating 30 Years
by Andrea Ariel Dance Theatre

Andrea Ariel Dance Theatre (AADT) will proudly present the live premiere of REIMAGINE: Celebrating 30 Years in the The Long Center - Rollins Theatre. In …

Apr. 29 - May. 01
F-Sun
Bastrop
12 Angry Jurors by Bastrop Opera House

12 Angry Jurors
by Bastrop Opera House

12 Angry Jurors is a play that contemplates the huge responsibility of 12 ordinary people as they consider the guilt or innocence of a young …

Apr. 29 - May. 15
F-Sun
Fredericksburg
Lend Me A Tenor by Fredericksburg Theater Company

Lend Me A Tenor
by Fredericksburg Theater Company

           Set in the 1930s, Lend Me a Tenor is a madcap screwball comedy that takes place when Tito Merelli, the fiery-tempered and …

Apr. 29 - May. 01
F-Sun
Smithville
1970: Birth of an American Woman by Playhouse Smithville

1970: Birth of an American Woman
by Playhouse Smithville

Playhouse Smithville returns to production with 1970: Birth of an American Woman. The script is written by Artistic Director john daniels, jr (sic) and is …

Apr. 29 - May. 29
Th-Sun
Austin
Mack and Mabel, A Musical Love Story by Alchemy Theatre Company

Mack and Mabel, A Musical Love Story
by Alchemy Theatre Company

It is 1938, and the days of the silent film are over. In a series of flashbacks from the sound stage of the studio he …

Apr. 29 - May. 14
F-Sat
Lockhart
Crimes of the Heart by Gaslight Baker Theatre

Crimes of the Heart
by Gaslight Baker Theatre

Set in rural Mississippi in 1974. Three sisters have gathered to await news of the family patriarch, their grandfather, who is living out his last …

Apr. 29 - May. 15
F-Sun
Ingram
Drinking Habits by Hill Country Arts Foundation (HCAF)

Drinking Habits
by Hill Country Arts Foundation (HCAF)

Accusations, mistaken identities, and romances run wild in this traditional, laugh-out-loud farce. Two nuns at the Sisters of Perpetual Sewing have been secretly making wine …

Apr. 29 - May. 08
F-Sun
Waco
Drinking Habits by Brazos Theatre of Waco

Drinking Habits
by Brazos Theatre of Waco

Talk about FUN! Our next dinner theatre full length play at the Brazos is the rollicking comedy Drinking Habits, by Tom Smith! It's a laugh …

Apr. 29 - May. 15
F-Sun
Navasota
Motherhood, the musical by Navasota Theatre Alliance

Motherhood, the musical
by Navasota Theatre Alliance

Having a baby is just the beginning…motherhood is for life. In the original play Motherhood The Musical, four women share their insights, challenges and pleasures …

Apr. 29 - May. 29
F-Sun
Wimberley
The Cover of LIFE by Wimberley Players

The Cover of LIFE
by Wimberley Players

  Tood, Weetsie, and Sybill are all brides in rural Louisiana in 1943. Each married a Cliffert brother. The men are off to war and …

Apr. 30 - May. 23
Th-Sat
Austin
The Swan by Burrow Theatre

The Swan
by Burrow Theatre

Dora Hand lives by herself in a small apartment. She’s gone through three husbands and now seems destined to play the mistress to her married …

Apr. 30 - May. 01
Sat-Sun
Austin

Capsule
by Alyson Dolan

May. 01
Sun
Austin
The Christians by Trinity Street Players

The Christians
by Trinity Street Players

Pastor Paul presides over a congregation of thousands. Today should be a day of celebration. But Paul is about to preach a sermon that will …

May. 03 - May. 08
T-Sun
Austin
SUMMER - the Donna Summer musical by touring company

SUMMER - the Donna Summer musical
by touring company

  She was a girl from Boston with a voice from heaven, who shot through the stars from gospel choir to dance floor diva. But …

May. 04 - May. 07
W-Sun
Austin
Everything is Round by Pollyanna Theatre Company

Everything is Round
by Pollyanna Theatre Company

No matter where you look, inside or outside of the house, it seems like everything is round. Except for everything that isn’t….. This fun new play …

May. 05 - May. 07
Th, Sat
San Antonio
Rigoletto by Opera San Antonio

Rigoletto
by Opera San Antonio

Rigoletto by Verdi has often been called the greatest of all operas. A remarkable combination and conflict of human wills: Rigoletto, a father and the …

May. 05 - May. 07
Th-Sat
Lakeway
Rough Crossing by Lakeway Players

Rough Crossing
by Lakeway Players

The co authors, the composer and most of the cast of a comedy destined for Broadway are simultaneously trying to finish and rehearse the play …

May. 05 - May. 08
Th-Sun
San Marcos
Smell of the Kill by Broke Thespian's Theatre Company

Smell of the Kill
by Broke Thespian's Theatre Company

Take three delicious, malicious wives, add three miserable, unloving husbands—and chill. That's the recipe of Michele Lowe's tantalizing new comedy that had Broadway audiences cheering. …

May. 05 - May. 29
Th-Sun
Austin
A Midsummer Night's Dream by Austin Shakespeare

A Midsummer Night's Dream
by Austin Shakespeare

Austin Shakespeare’s Free Shakespeare in Zilker Park returns to offer the famous romantic comedy A Midsummer Night’s Dream for four weekends May 4-May 29. The colorful outdoor story of …

May. 05 - May. 22
Th-Sun
Bulverde
Waiting for Macarthur by S.T.A.G.E. Bulverde

Waiting for Macarthur
by S.T.A.G.E. Bulverde

Letters from five continents intersect on this powerful story that explores the deeper meanings of patriotism, heroism, love of liberty and courage under fire.  It’s …

May. 05 - May. 07
Th-Sat
New Braunfels
Prodigal Son by Circle Arts Theatre

Prodigal Son
by Circle Arts Theatre

“Prodigal Son” is a 1 Act by John Patrick Shanley and will be directed by Tyler Askins. This is the story of a 17 year …

May. 06 - May. 07
F-Sat
San Antonio
Interview with a Mexican by touring company

Interview with a Mexican
by touring company

 ‘Interview With A Mexican!’ is an original play by Anthony J. Garcia that was inspired by Gustavo Arellano’s column ‘Ask a Mexican.’  It uses satire, …

May. 06 - Jun. 12
 
San Antonio
Junie B. Jones: Toothless Wonder by Magik Theatre

Junie B. Jones: Toothless Wonder
by Magik Theatre

This performance centers around six-year-old Junie B. Jones and her adventures in first grade. In Toothless Wonder, one of Junie B. Jones’s top front teeth are …

May. 06 - May. 08
F-Sun
Rockport
Hate Mail by Aransas Repertory Theatre (ART)

Hate Mail
by Aransas Repertory Theatre (ART)

When Preston writes a furious letter to a store demanding a refund for a broken snow globe, he gets assistant manager Dahlia fired -- and …

May. 06 - May. 14
Sat
Austin
Just Friends by Overtime Theater

Just Friends
by Overtime Theater

One man. One woman. They have one thing in common: they’ve watched a LOT of rom-coms. What happens when a series of events mimic the …

May. 06 - May. 21
F-Sat
San Antonio
The Back-Porch Gang by Overtime Theater

The Back-Porch Gang
by Overtime Theater

One summer morning residents at a retirement complex wave at cars to see if they can get a wave back. This harmless activity takes an …

May. 07 - May. 16
F-Sun
Temple
Steel Magnolias by Temple Civic Theatre

Steel Magnolias
by Temple Civic Theatre

Helped by her eager new assistant, Annelle, the outspoken, wise-cracking Truvy dispenses shampoos and free advice to the town’s rich curmudgeon, Ouiser,; an eccentric millionaire, …

May. 09 - May. 14
M-Sat
Sun City
Steel Magnolias by Actors and Theatre Arts Guild, Sun City

Steel Magnolias
by Actors and Theatre Arts Guild, Sun City

Directed by Janet Howell

May. 12
Th
Austin
Blippi, the musical by touring company

Blippi, the musical
by touring company

Blippi The Musical brings the energetic and loveable character, Blippi, off the screen and onto the stage with world class production, audience engagement and amazing …

May. 12 - May. 28
Th-Sat
Austin
A League of Her Own by Bottle Alley Theatre Company

A League of Her Own
by Bottle Alley Theatre Company

Sam is ready for a new world full of possibility and rebirth but something hides in the dark. In this one-woman show, Sam must choose …

May. 12 - May. 15
Th-Sun
Austin
Eurydice by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

Eurydice
by McCallum Fine Arts Academy

  Eurydice is a play that contrasts the archetypal themes of life, love, and death with the fondly familiar aspects of everyday life. Influenced by …

May. 13 - May. 15
F-Sun
New Braunfels
Lucky Stiff by Circle Arts Theatre

Lucky Stiff
by Circle Arts Theatre

Lucky Stiff is a musical farce. It was the first collaboration for the team of Lynn Ahrens (book and lyrics) and Stephen Flaherty (music). The show is based on the 1983 novel The …

May. 13 - May. 29
 
Bastrop
Little Shop of Horrors by Bastrop Opera House

Little Shop of Horrors
by Bastrop Opera House

The meek floral assistant Seymour Krelborn stumbles across a new breed of plant he names “Audrey II” – after his coworker crush. This foul-mouthed, R&B-singing …

May. 13 - May. 15
F-Sun
La Grange
The Play That Goes Wrong by Fayette County Community Theatre

The Play That Goes Wrong
by Fayette County Community Theatre

The Play That Goes Wrong follows the antics of the Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society, who are trying their very best to stage a production of …

May. 13 - May. 28
Th-Sun
Austin
Dot by Ground Floor Theatre

Dot
by Ground Floor Theatre

The holidays are always a wild family affair at the Shealy house. But this year, Dotty and her three grown children gather with more than …

May. 13 - May. 29
F-Sun
Boerne
Present Laughter by Boerne Community Theatre

Present Laughter
by Boerne Community Theatre

At the centre of his own universe sits matinee idol Garry Essendine: suave, hedonistic and too old, says his wife, to be having numerous affairs. …

May. 14 - May. 22
Sat-Sun
Austin
Mystery and Mayhem by En Route Productions

Mystery and Mayhem
by En Route Productions

  "Mystery and Mayhem" is an original and wacky who-done-it play presented by Youth En Route at the lovely Rain Lily Farm. It's a combination …

May. 14
Sat
Austin
Roosters by Del Valle High School Drama Department

Roosters
by Del Valle High School Drama Department

The setting is a simple wood-frame house in the American Southwest. Hector, a young campesino, is apprehensively awaiting the return of his father, Gallo, who …

May. 14 - May. 16
Th-Sat
Austin
The Bacchae by The Problematics

The Bacchae
by The Problematics

NOT CONFIRMED as of May 6, 2022.   We are creating a contemporary and absurdist adaptation of Euripides’ The Bacchae - an ancient Greek tragedy …

May. 15 - May. 17
F, Sun
Seguin
Carmen by Texas Concert Opera Collective (TCOC)

Carmen
by Texas Concert Opera Collective (TCOC)

OPERA SYNOPSIS:ACT 1Spain. In Seville by a cigarette factory, soldiers comment on the townspeople. Among them is Micaëla, a peasant girl, who asks for a …

May. 15 - May. 24
 
San Antonio
Alamo Shakespeare Company

The Antigone Project
by Alamo Shakespeare Company

NOT CONFIRMED. Website inoperable. Audition call was in March, 2022.

May. 19 - May. 28
Th-Sun
Georgetown
Saint Joan, God's Mouthpiece by Lighthouse Theatre

Saint Joan, God's Mouthpiece
by Lighthouse Theatre

Saint Joan is a play by George Bernard Shaw about 15th-century French military figure Joan of Arc. Premiering in 1923, three years after her canonization by the Roman Catholic Church, the play …

May. 19 - May. 22
Th-Sun
Bryan
The Last Five Years by The Theatre Company

The Last Five Years
by The Theatre Company

Written and composed by Jason Robert Brown, this modern musical ingeniously chronicles the five-year life of a marriage, from meeting to break-up and from break-up …

May. 20 - Jun. 19
F-Sun
Georgetown
The Odd Couple - Female Version by Georgetown Palace Theatre

The Odd Couple - Female Version
by Georgetown Palace Theatre

Neil Simon’s revision of his hugely successful play The Odd Couple sees the lead characters transformed into Olive Madison and Florence Unger. Olive and their group …

May. 20 - Jun. 12
Th-Sun
San Antonio
She Loves Me by The Public Theater

She Loves Me
by The Public Theater

Set in a 1930s European perfumery, we meet shop clerks Amalia and Georg, who, more often than not, don’t see eye to eye. After both …

May. 22
Sun
San Antonio
Misalliance by Classic Theatre of San Antonio

Misalliance
by Classic Theatre of San Antonio

  Hypatia, the daughter of a self-made underwear mogul, is bored with the stuffy attitudes of the aristocracy.  She’s anxious to shape her own new …

May. 27 - May. 28
F-Sat
Boerne
The Cowboy Ain't Dead Yet by touring company

The Cowboy Ain't Dead Yet
by touring company

An inspiring, highly acclaimed one-man musical comedy about the most fascinating character to ever ride across the pages of history, the American Cowboy. "Joe Texas" …

May. 27 - May. 28
F-Sat
Austin
Dream On by River City Pops

Dream On
by River City Pops

 Dream On! is full of songs of empowerment, hopes for the future, and dreams come true. This heartfelt show is full of the exciting choreography …

May. 27
 
Austin
Undark - A Radioactive Puppet Play by Trouble Puppet Theatre Company

Undark - A Radioactive Puppet Play
by Trouble Puppet Theatre Company

Trouble Puppet Theater Co. announces UNDARK: A Radioactive Puppet Play, telling the story of America’s WWI-era “Radium Girls”, produced with the support of a Workshop Grant …

May. 28 - Jun. 13
Th-Sat
Bryan
Macbeth by StageCenter Community Theatre

Macbeth
by StageCenter Community Theatre

​One of Shakespeare’s most famous and chilling plays that tells a story of what unchecked power and ambition can do. Following a long and bloody …