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BABA & ME: A Young Man in Search of His Father

TORCH - Baba and Me 2019

TORCH

BABA & ME: A Young Man in Search of His Father

produced, directed and starring Robert D. Jackson. This is the Houston Premiere of this show. Funded in part by the City of Houston and the Houston Arts Alliance

BABA & ME: A Young Man in Search of His Father is a Hip Hop musical one man show performance incorporating chopped and screwed music, heightened language, and poetry. This performance is dedicated to all of fallen soldiers of the Screwed Up Click and the City of Houston.Read more

The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

Main Street Theater - The Best Christmas Pageant Ever

The Herdman kids are the most horrible children imaginable.  They are disrespectful, they lie, they even smoke cigars.  When they show up at church one Sunday and decide to participate in the annual Christmas pageant, everyone is worried.  But when the Herdmans collide with the Pageant, the true spirit of Christmas is revealed!Read more

La Vida Es Cortos/Life is Shorts Festival 2019

TEATRX - La Vida es Cortos Festival 2019

TEATRX is bringing back La Vida Es Cortos / Life Is Shorts Festival for the second year! The festival will once again bring Latinx stories to the stage and screen in new and exciting ways. This year’s lineup includes a 14-minute musical, 21 Chump Street: The Musical, by Hamilton star Lin Manuel Miranda, and a short film by native Houstonian Vannessa Vasquez of Hulu’s East Los High. Along with 21 Chump Street: The Musical, TEATRX will produce two plays chosen after a nationwide call for short plays. On behalf of TEATRX, Laura Moreno will direct, The Party Favor, by Julián Mesri. The second play, A Volunteer by Marian Licha will be directed and acted by members of Teatro Indigo. This year’s festival will also feature the Spanish language play, El Espejo by Emilio Carballido directed by RS Producciones, and a dance theatre piece written and choreographed by Adam Castaneda of Pilot Dance Project.Read more

Baby Screams Miracle

Catastrophic Theatre - Baby Screams Miracle

With BABY SCREAMS MIRACLE, The Catastrophic Theatre introduces Houston audiences to one of the most exciting young playwrights in American theatre, Clare Barron. A catastrophic storm engulfs the home of a small, religious family. An estranged daughter blows in with the storm and between falling trees and flying trampolines, the family clings to prayer and forgiveness. Called “a genuinely fragile, complex piece of work,” (Time Out New York) BABY SCREAMS MIRACLE is a funny, moving tale of faith and survival. Read more

Mr. Elysian

Living Way Productions - Mr Elysian

Living Way Productions

Mr. Elysian

Written by Brandon Brooks & Gail Pointer, Produced by Brandon Brooks

“Mr. Elysian” is a story of love, compassion, and patience.  Whether you're 18 or 81, you are sure to experience empathy, understanding, and joy all while having your heart strings tugged. You will experience the highs and lows that come with the affects of Alzheimer’s through the eyes of Mr. Elysian and his companions.  You will leave believing, it’s never too late for redemption, forgiveness, and a second chance.Read more

The Takeover Tour

Styllist B - The Takeover

Stylist B.

The Takeover Tour

11 City Comedy Tour Starring Writer, Actress and Avid Performer Stylist B.

The TAKEOVER stars award winning actress Stylist B. playing a 9-month pregnant woman in an off-the-wall, no-holds-barred comedy! Prepare to laugh harder than ever before as you surrender to The Takeover. She’s expecting, but YOU will never know what to expect in this hilarious, bold, and poignant production.Read more

Black Nativity: Black Like My Soul In America

Sankofa - Black Nativity

The Sankofa Collective

Black Nativity: Black Like My Soul In America

BY LANGSTON HUGHES, Adapted by Trey Morgan Lewis

Penned by Langston Hughes in 1961, Black Nativity is an Afrocentric retelling of the birth of Jesus. This unforgettable theatrical experience is infused with rousing gospel music, soul-stirring dancing and stories familiar and unfamiliar. Join us for a thrilling time to celebrate heritage, faith and community!Read more

A Blended Family Christmas - A Stage Production

Erin B Productions - A Blended Family Christmas

What ever happened to Christmas cheer? With all of the hustle and bustle of the holiday, one can imagine that things can become a little chaotic. This is the exact case in the Lawson home. Things are hard enough with a newly blended family living under one roof. See what happens when The Lawson Family receives unexpected house guests during their first Christmas season.Read more

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