Theatre Under The Stars
2016 - 2017 Season

TUTS celebrates its new Season with In The Heights, How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, Into the Woods, An American in Paris, Dreamgirls and the 2015 Tony Award Winner for Best Musical FUN HOME. TUTS Hobby Center is located at 800 Bagby Houston Texas 77002.

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The Ensemble Theatre
2016 - 2017 Season

Sassy Mamas; The First Noel, a Christmas musical; Mahalia Jackson by Tom Stolz; The Nacirema Society by Pearl Cleage; Front Porch Society by Melda Beaty and Simply Simone about Jazz superstar Nina Simone. Dawn of a New Decade at the Ensemble Theatre on Main Street.

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Alley Theatre's New
2016 - 2017 Season

Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream; Dry Powder by Sarah Burgess; a Christmas Charles Dickens Classic; Let The Right One In; A View from the Bridge; Freaky Friday; Hand to God by Robert Askins; Syncing Ink by Nsangou Njikam and An Act of God by David Javerbaum

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Broadway at The Hobby Center 2016 - 2017 Season

Jersey Boys; The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time; The King and I; Finding Neverland; Something Rotten; The Bodyguard; Season options: Mamma Mia Oct.2016, The Book of Mormon and The Lion King presented at the Hobby Center, Houston TX USA

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TEXAS Arts, Culture & History

Houston Grand Opera
2016-17 Season Features Iconic Repertoire including Gotterdammerung and World Premiere by Jake Heggie/Gene Scheer. HGO celebrates 30th Anniversary of world premiere of John Adams's Nixon in China
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Ensemble Theatre
From January 26 - February 27, 2017 is MAHALIA about the life and music of the world's greatest gospel singer Mahalia Jackson.  Standing by Martin Luther King Jr. she became the musical voice of the civil rights movement...
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The Rocky Horror Show
Follow Brad and Janet on a dark and stormy night into the world of Frank-N-Furter.  Join the creepy characters as they aid the master with his favorite obsession, his greatest creation the musclebound Rocky!
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Broadway Across America
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is presented from January 24-29, 2017.  Directed by Marianne Elliott and winner of five 2015 Tony Awards including Best Play....
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Houston Theatre 2016

Texas-sized, Tony Award winning play ALL THE WAY written by the Pulitzer Prize Winning Playwright and Texas native. Features Lyndon B. Johnson's presidency and several political figures such as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., J. Edgar Hoover and Senator Hubert Humphrey...
Pulitzer Prize Winning Playwright August Wilson penned FENCES now a movie starring and directed by Denzel Washington in theaters Christmas Day 2016. Check out the Ensemble Theatre's February 2016 production directed by Eileen J. Morris...


Artiste "quote unquote":
And I'm not gonna tell you what I think about the New York Times for referring to Houston as one of the provinces. - former President George H. W. Bush
President George Bush 2007 TUTS gala
It's never been easy. 40 years ago, the Department of Labor made a study of the 3 Actors Unions: Equity, SAG and AFTRA. Unemployment rate stood at 85%. Today it's at 90%, only 10% of actors make a living.
Tony Randall in TUTS 2000 Damn Yankees
Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody's watching.
Satchel Paige and the Kansas City Swing 2016 Ensemble Theatre production
Some people build fences to keep people out and other people build fences to keep people in.
FENCES by August Wilson 2016 Ensemble Theatre production
My role is to prepare children musically to fit into a professional level opera production....I want families to understand it is a commitment of time and work.
Karen Reeves, Houston Grand Opera Christmas 2016 production of The Little Prince

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