Becky wants ... something. Another shot at life. Anything exciting and unexpected. She is caught in middle age, middle management at a car dealership and a middling marriage. When one night, by chance, she's offered an opportunity to step into another life -- she takes it. But sometimes, when we get what we wish for, it isn't always what we want. Becky's New Car is a funny comedy about life, love, marriage and the detours we make on the way to happiness. Hitch a ride with Theatre Southwest in Houston.
Five aging spinsters all share the same house -- and the same passionate dislike for one another! But when folks start turning up dead, a few seemingly simple questions need to be answered: What keeps these women together? What dark secret are they all hiding? Why do they all keep dying? And what really happened to Jinx the cat? From the clever mind of Houston playwright Pat Cook (Sort Of, The Marquis Crossing Ladies Society's First Attempt at Murder) comes Dead Giveaway, a delightfully devilish comedy whodunnit at Theatre Suburbia that's sure to keep you on your toes 'til the final curtain.
Finding Neverland is Broadway's biggest new hit and the winner of Broadway.com's Audience Choice Award for Best Musical! This breathtaking smash "captures the kid-at-heart" (Time Magazine). Vogue cheers, "it's a must-see you'll remember for years to come!" Directed by visionary Tony winner Diane Paulus, Finding Neverland tells the incredible story behind one of the world's most beloved characters: Peter Pan. Playwright J.M. Barrie struggles to find inspiration until he meets four young brothers and their beautiful widowed mother. Spellbound by the boys' enchanting make-believe adventures, he sets out to write a play that will astound London theatergoers. With a little bit of pixie dust and a lot of faith, Barrie takes this monumental leap, leaving his old world behind for Neverland where nothing is impossible and the wonder of childhood lasts forever. The magic of Barrie's classic tale springs spectacularly to life in this heartwarming theatrical event. Finding Neverland is "far and away the best musical of the year!" (NPR).
When 15-year-old Julie runs away from her chaotic home life, she finds herself stepping into even bigger problems in Where's Julie? After escaping her abusive father, delusional mother and autistic younger brother, Julie discovers she is pregnant by her drug-dealing boyfriend. As she contemplates an abortion, she faces further criticism and harassment from her selfish older sister and her religious friend. Catch this unconventional comedy when it comes to the Obsidian Theater in Houston.