Curtain Up: Houston’s Main Street Theater Celebrates 40 Years and a Newly Renovated Space
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Curtain Up: Houston’s Main Street Theater Celebrates 40 Years and a Newly Renovated Space

“This is a real milestone!” Main Street Theater executive artistic director Rebecca Greene Udden offers…

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Theatre LaB Houston at The MATCH
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Theatre LaB Houston at The MATCH

A + C theater writer John DeMers caught up with TLH founder Gerald LaBita to…

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Ringside Emotional Head Butt: Stages Repertory Theatre’s The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity
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Ringside Emotional Head Butt: Stages Repertory Theatre’s The Elaborate Entrance of Chad Deity

I have a (admittedly unoriginal) theory that sooner or later, no matter what the perceived…

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String & Shadows: Puppets Across the Lone Star State
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String & Shadows: Puppets Across the Lone Star State

Creating strange beings and bringing them to life only to discover that not only will…

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Undermain Theatre gets Meta in The Droll Or, a Stage Play about the END of Theatre
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Undermain Theatre gets Meta in The Droll Or, a Stage Play about the END of Theatre

Playwrights and filmmakers alike have a long history of creating art about creating art.

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Alley Theatre’s Second Life
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Alley Theatre’s Second Life

Donald Fowler, Jack the Ripper and a Dallas-born musical: WaterTower Theatre Premieres Creep
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Donald Fowler, Jack the Ripper and a Dallas-born musical: WaterTower Theatre Premieres Creep

When Creep opens on Oct. 5 at WaterTower Theatre, a large cast of Londoners will…

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Entertainment + Education:  The Rivalrous History of Fort Worth Theater
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Women First at WingSpan Theatre
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Women First at WingSpan Theatre

If you really think about it, there aren’t that many juicy roles for women.

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Women Win at Dallas’ Echo Theatre: A Conversation with Briana Pozner
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Women Win at Dallas’ Echo Theatre: A Conversation with Briana Pozner

Fall Dance at Miller: Great Performances in the Great Outdoors
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Fall Dance at Miller: Great Performances in the Great Outdoors

Shadow Tale: BooTown’s White Raven
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Shadow Tale: BooTown’s White Raven

Shadow puppetry is one of the most ancient forms of dramatic storytelling, and a kind…

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Mapping Theater in Houston
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Mapping Theater in Houston

A Hunchback, a Queso Fountain and a Whale: Spring/Summer Season Standouts
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A Hunchback, a Queso Fountain and a Whale: Spring/Summer Season Standouts

The Spring/Summer season has come and gone, and there were plenty of outstanding performances and…

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AT&T Performing Arts Center Gears up for Season Two of their Off Broadway on Flora’s Series
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AT&T Performing Arts Center Gears up for Season Two of their Off Broadway on Flora’s Series

Cate Blouke caught up with Senior Programming Manager David Denson to chat about the series,…

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Whale Stories at Horse Head Theatre
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Whale Stories at Horse Head Theatre

Philip Hays, like Ahab, has lured a whole crew of creative characters into an immense,…

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Catastrophic Theatre’s Tamarie Cooper Goes Back to School
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Catastrophic Theatre’s Tamarie Cooper Goes Back to School

In the Bayou City, we know that it’s summer when the curtain rises on Tamarie…

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Pippin Pure Pleasure at Dallas Summer Musicals
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Pippin Pure Pleasure at Dallas Summer Musicals

Finding one’s purpose in life is a natural part of the human experience, and often…

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Latina/o Talent Front and Center: Texas Playwrights at Carnaval
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Latina/o Talent Front and Center: Texas Playwrights at Carnaval

Already bursting with talent, Chicago will be overflowing with creativity from July 23-25. That’s when…

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Wicked Fun: Houston Shakespeare Festival Brings Macbeth and Merchant to Miller Outdoor Theatre
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Sun Still Shines on Annie
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Sun Still Shines on Annie

Mass Appeal given faithful production at Circle Theatre
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Mass Appeal given faithful production at Circle Theatre

Character Couture: Texas Designers Dress the Drama
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Character Couture: Texas Designers Dress the Drama

The house lights dim. Whispers slowly die; phones are finally stowed. A faint swish of…

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Meta Theater
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Meta Theater

An Epic Re-Imagined
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An Epic Re-Imagined

Extra! Extra! Newsies Just For Kicks!
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Extra! Extra! Newsies Just For Kicks!

Now on the first national tour, Newsies arrives in Texas as sweet-tasting as iced tea…

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Listening, Grand Narratives and Hyperlocality
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Life During Wartime
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Life During Wartime

I and You and Her: Lauren Gunderson at Circle Theatre
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I and You and Her: Lauren Gunderson at Circle Theatre

Mackie Louis (Caroline) and Nate Davis (Anthony) in I and You  by Lauren Gunderson. Photo…

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Tap Dancing, Decadence, and a Queso Fountain: Rude Mechs Make Their Dallas Debut
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It’s a Shidach!
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It’s a Shidach!

The Glory of the Game: Dallas Theater Center’s Colossal Addresses the Theater of Football
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The Glory of the Game: Dallas Theater Center’s Colossal Addresses the Theater of Football

When a mentor challenged Andrew Hinderaker to write "an unproduceable play," he sought inspiration from…

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Next up at AT&T Performing Arts Center’s Elevator Project Cara Mia Stages Octavio Solis’ Lydia
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The Seagull has Landed: Stupid Fucking Bird at Stages
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The Seagull has Landed: Stupid Fucking Bird at Stages

you are in reality reading a theater review, though perhaps a stupid fucking review.

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Let’s talk about Earnest
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Let’s talk about Earnest

The Importance of Being Lee Trull: Wilde/Earnest at Kitchen Dog Theater
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Beautiful, Dark, Funny & Scary
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Beautiful, Dark, Funny & Scary

Performania: Impresarios Among Us
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Justice & Vengeance
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Justice & Vengeance

All Welcome
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All Welcome