Work it

Main Street Theater Presents Working (with Songs by Pre-Hamilton Lin-Manuel Miranda!)

This classic revival continues to prove that work is more than a four letter word.

06/10/2016 By Sara Samora

Amadeus, Amadeus!

Amadeus Continues to Rock at Stageworks Theatre

Expect over-the-top costumes, frenemies and scores of great music.

06/08/2016 By Leah Rose

Review: Theatre

NY Play Saint Joan Visits Houston

Stark Naked Theatre Company presents a revival of George Bernard Shaw’s classic play.

06/07/2016 By Doni Wilson

Comedy

See Jane Lynch Sing…Outside of the Shower

The former Glee star brings her musical-comedy show to the House of Blues.

06/02/2016 By Marianella Orlando

Review

Big Fish Has All The Feels of Father-Son Relationships

Stages Repertory Theatre's latest production will have your emotions swirling just in time for Father's Day.

06/01/2016 By Doni Wilson

On the Town

Long Live the King—Carole King

At the Hobby Center, a revered singer-songwriter’s early years take center stage.

05/31/2016 By Steve Jansen

Ballet

Houston Ballet Gets A Makeover, Starting With New Director of Production

Andrew Nielsen leaves San Francisco to join Houston's ballet community.

05/19/2016 By Laura Gillespie

Review: Theater

I and You Highlights How We Connect, with Help from Walt Whitman

Stages Repertory Theatre’s regional premiere combines poetry and teenage uncertainty for a heart-filled play.

05/16/2016 By Doni Wilson

Review: Musical

TUTS' Latest Combines Romance and Assassination Into a Comedic Hit

A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder represents one unique way on climbing the social ladder and falling in love.

05/06/2016 By Doni Wilson

Arts & Rec

Get Out: The Houston Ballet at Miller Outdoor Theater

A free ballet performance is just one reason to visit Hermann Park.

05/05/2016 By Katharine Shilcutt

Review

The Lip Gloss Gestapo: TUTS Underground Brings Heathers to Houston

Expect all the cruel and cynical black comedy from the original 1980s film.

05/02/2016 By Doni Wilson

Opera

A Historic Court Case Freed A Slave and Now Turns To Chamber Opera

The Houston Grand Opera premieres What Wings They Were: The Case of Emeline for free this weekend.

04/29/2016 By Marianella Orlando

Musical

The (Other) Symbols Behind Beauty and the Beast

The Hobby Center's production spotlights a valuable lesson for everyday life.

04/29/2016 By Marianella Orlando

Theater

Dollface Takes On Medusa and the Double Standards Against Women

Mildred's Umbrella Theater Company's newest show brings women's issues to the forefront with a take on the tale of Medusa.

04/27/2016 By Jennifer Nguyen

Theater

Encore Theatre Takes On a Horse Killer in Equus

The complex 1970s play tackles religion, sexuality and psychological disorders.

04/26/2016 By Leah Rose

Opera

A Carousel for Adults at Wortham

A review of Houston Grand Opera's final show of the season.

04/25/2016 By Sydney Boyd

Picks

Top Things to Do This Weekend: April 22-24

Fort Bend Theatre plays The Jungle Book Kids, hip-hop group Salt-N-Pepa at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, Houston Ballet Academy presents spring showcase, San Jacinto Day Festival and Francofonia at MFAH.

04/20/2016 By Marianella Orlando

Events

Weeknight Pick-Me-Ups: Concerts, Plays and Art Shows

Coffee can only do so much to turn your day around.

04/19/2016 By Marianella Orlando

Theater

Miss Teen Makes World Premiere at Stages Repertory Theatre

“She was almost beautiful."

04/18/2016 By Doni Wilson

Theater

Dungeons & Dragons, '90s Music and Aerial Trapeze: She Kills Monsters

University of Houston's upcoming production will appease everyone's inner geek.

04/15/2016 By Leah Rose