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A fun family tradition at Theatre Suburbia continues with the world premiere of The Man in the Locket, an old-fashioned "Summer Meller Drammer" from local playwright Kris Thompson. You'll find all the favorites from classic works of the past, all tweaked to create an ideal family play -- the dastardly villain, the dashing hero and the chaste young heroine. Beat the heat and enjoy night of laughs and thrills with this fun family adventure.
Considered by many to be the funniest farce ever written, Noises Off reveals the hilarious backstage antics of a group of small-town actors attempting to perform a theatrical flop called Nothing On. This play-within-a-play is a comedic triumph of slamming doors, falling trousers and ... flying sardines. Written by award-winning English novelist and playwright Michael Frayn (Copenhagen, Democracy), the comedy of errors remains a crowd pleaser 35 years after its debut. Now you can catch all the classic slapstick comedy on the Garza Mainstage at Houston's Stageworks Theatre.
This clever comic stage adaptation of Alfred Hitchcock's thriller The 39 Steps turns a cast of just four actors into more than 130 zany characters with a mix of film-noir panache, spy-novel thrills and more than a touch of Monty Python-esque absurdity. The winner of both Tony and Drama Desk Awards, this crowd-pleasing show's a fast-paced and funny whodunit about a man accused of a murder he didn't commit, who flees from the authorities and encounters a string of hair-raising adventures, as well as an unlikely love connection. Brace yourself for an onstage plane crash, missing body parts and some good old-fashioned romance in Houston's Alley Theatre production of The 39 Steps, part of the ExxonMobil Summer Chills series.
Based on the true story of legendary country singer Patsy Cline's friendship with her most devoted fan, Louise Seger, Always... Patsy Cline is a heartwarming hit that's been delighting audiences since 1988. Meeting outside of Houston at the Esquire Ballroom, Patsy and Louise first became friends over a pot of strong coffee, forming a bond so strong that this unlikely duo remained in touch until Patsy's untimely death in 1963. This musical tribute, written by Stages Founding Artistic Director Ted Swindley, features 27 of Cline's most unforgettable hits -- such as "Crazy," "Anytime," "She's Got You," "Stupid Cupid" and "Walkin' After Midnight." Celebrate Houston's Stages Repertory Theatre's 40th anniversary with this production of Always... Patsy Cline.
The hilarious, fast-talking Ms. Dixie Longate serves up a delicious mix of Southern sass, heartfelt stories, audience participation and outrageous giveaways as she brings her one-woman show to The Grand in Galveston Island. This laugh-filled show doubles as a real-life, fun-filled Tupperware party -- and you're the guest of honor! A hit off-Broadway, Longate received a Drama Desk Award nomination for her performance. She keeps things fresh by spoofing, showing off and selling the most up-to-date Tupperware products available for purchase, actually making her the company's top sales representative in all of North America. This is one Tupperware party you definitely don't want to miss.
Pop icon Cyndi Lauper made history as the first solo woman ever to receive the Tony for Best Score thanks to her contributions to Broadway's high-heeled hit, Kinky Boots. The winner of six Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Kinky Boots tells the story (based on actual events) of Charlie Price, who has inherited his father's nearly bankrupt shoe factory. Trying to live up to his father's legacy and save his family business, Charlie finds inspiration in the form of Lola, a fabulous entertainer in need of some sturdy stilettos. As they work to turn the factory around, this unlikely pair finds that they have more in common than they ever dreamed possible. Along the way, Lola helps Charlie become the man he's meant to be. Featuring direction and Tony-winning choreography by Jerry Mitchell (Legally Blonde, Hairspray) and a spectacularly uplifting book by four-time Tony winner Harvey Fierstein (La Cage aux Folles), this red-hot musical smash can be enjoyed at the Jones Hall for the Performing Arts in Houston.
What would you do if a big-time celebrity showed up on your front door? For Elizabeth Fuller, her dream became a reality one May night in 1985 when legendary actress Bette Davis came to dinner at her dilapidated New England cottage. Me and Jezebel details the true story of how Davis, stuck in Fuller's home while the New York hotel strike raged on for a month, conquered suburbia and, in the process, changed this family's life forever. Me and Jezebel is a touching and hilarious story that captures the challenges of trying to please the irascible queen of Hollywood in so adverse a condition as ordinary life. See it take the stage of Queensbury Theatre's Black Box Theatre in Houston.
This recently renewed and updated production of the The Secret Garden may be headed back to Broadway after successful runs in Seattle and DC, where The Washington Post called it "smart and sensitive" and "blessedly grownup." Now coming to Houston's Hobby Center courtesy of Theatre Under the Stars (TUTS), this magical Tony-winning musical transports you to a lonely old house on a windswept moor, where the recently orphaned Mary has come to live with her reclusive uncle and his sickly son. Soon she discovers The Secret Garden, and with the help of her friend and cousin, she blossoms, bringing new life to both the grounds and her grieving relative. Written by Pulitzer Prize winner Marsha Norman (The Color Purple, 'night, Mother) with music by Lucy Simon (Doctor Zhivago), this much-beloved fantasy features a lush new staging from TUTS, with stunning sets and costumes.
A storybook kingdom of beautiful princesses, evil fairies and infectious pop tunes -- the whole family will be delighted by this updated version of the classic European fairy tale. Sleeping Beauty and Her Winter Knight follows the princess Aurora, who has been cursed into a 100-year sleep by a dark fairy named Carabosse. Under the protection of her beloved companions Silly Billy and Nanny Tickle, Aurora waits in slumber until she is awakened by true love's kiss. This interactive show features plenty of magic, humor and contemporary pop music -- including songs by Blondie, Bruno Mars, Jessie J, Katy Perry and more -- that'll have audiences of all ages cheering and singing along. Don't miss this refreshing spin on a timeless tale when Sleeping Beauty and Her Winter Knight comes to The Hobb Center for the Performing Arts in a production presented by Theatre Under the Stars (TUTS).
A celebration of an American folk music legend, Woody Sez: The Life & Music of Woody Guthrie has been showered with international acclaim. The play was a hit on London's West End and at the Edinburgh Festival, combining tunes like "This Land is Your Land" and "The Ballad of Tom Joad" with scenes from Guthrie's life and excerpts from his progressive newspaper column. The show does justice both to Guthrie's heroic political activism and to his irresistibly tuneful, joyful music. Experience the life of a musical icon at the Stages Repertory Theatre in Houston.