Event Calendar Previous Next Friday, September 14, 2018 Dance Momix, Opus Cactus Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM Jones Hall After a certain weather event canceled its 2017 SPA performance, the famed Connecticut-based “dancer-illusionist” group Momix comes to town to lift, twist, b... Theater Swimming While Drowning Editor’s Pick 8:00 PM From $25 Stages Repertory Theatre Driven from home by his homophobic father, Angelo Mendez finds himself sharing a room with street punk Mila, another 15-year-old, at an LGBTQ homeless shelte... Jesus Hopped the ‘A’ Train Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM $17-53 Studio 101 Holed up in prison on New York’s Rikers Island, two men accused of murder grapple with faith, justice, and redemption in this darkly comic play from Pulitzer... Skeleton Crew Editor’s Pick 8:00 PM $45 Alley Theatre Set in 2008 on the precipice of the Great Recession, this drama follows four mouthy Detroiters as they hash out the future of their American Dream in the bre... The Book of Will Editor’s Pick 7:30 PM From $10 Main Street Theater Shakespeare’s been dead for three years, and cheap knockoffs of his work are being peddled all across London. Enter two of his buds, who decide to grapple wi... Oklahoma! Editor’s Pick 8:00 PM From $30 Hobby Center for the Performing Arts Visual Art Walls Turned Sideways: Artists Confront the Justice System Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM Free Contemporary Arts Museum Houston America’s complicated criminal-justice system looms over this multifaceted exhibition that examines—among other things—social justice as subject matter; art ... Always Greener: Seeing and Seeking Suburbia Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM From $7.50 Museum of Fine Arts, Houston The stereotypical view of post-WWII suburbia as cultural wasteland is simultaneously confirmed and challenged through paintings, drawings, and photographs by... Ayomi Yoshida Editor’s Pick 11:00 AM Free Asia Society Texas Center Yoshida incorporates her family tradition of woodblock printmaking into this large-scale installation, which highlights the nurturing and destructive propert... Nicolas Moufarrege: Recognize My Sign Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM Free Contemporary Arts Museum Houston The first solo museum exhibition to feature the Lebanese-born artist, who passed away in 1985 at age 37, reflects his early fascination with embroidery and v... Alfred Leslie: One Hundred Characters in Search of a Reader Editor’s Pick 10:00 AM Free Blaffer Art Museum Over his long career, the Bronx-born Leslie has turned from abstract expressionism and filmmaking to these digitally enhanced, highly detailed portraits of c... Submit an Event Would you like to see your event on our calendar? Fill out this form to submit your event to our listings editor.