Tag: Theatre

Theatre | Houston’s Theater District Takes Serious Hit From Harvey

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The basement of the Wortham is totally flooded, a report from the Houston Theater District said Monday.

In a scene that is sure to draw even more comparisons to Tropical Storm Allison in 2001, the Houston Theater District has once again sustained a hit from ongoing flooding, this time thanks to now-Tropical Storm Harvey.

After a day of walkthroughs in each of the five Theater District venues, Theater District Houston CEO Kathryn McNiel and board chair Perryn Leech outlined the damage in a report Monday afternoon. Read more…

Theatre: College Park HS takes on Les Mis

 

The Woodlands College Park Fine Arts Departments present one of its largest theater and music collaborations yet, long-running Broadway musical, “Les Misérables.” The musical, written by Claude-Michel Schonberg and Alain Boublil, incorporates a cast, crew and orchestra of over 150 students.

Director Valerie Roberts Labonski and Vocal Director Erin Bodhaine said they have worked together at least one show per year for the last seven years. Before officially deciding to proceed with the production months ago, Labonski said they held preliminary auditions in April to decide if they had students who could meet the vocal requirements of the show. Read more…

The Woodlands HS Theatre Dept presents, The Addams Family a Musical Comedy

The world of the living, dead and undecided collide on stage at the The Woodlands High School as the Addams Family takes over with a new musical. Performances will be Jan. 12-14 at 7pm with a 2pm matinee on the 14th.

Theatre: Into The Woods Tickets at Sarofim Hall Hobby Center On Sale Now

img_1212Journey back in time to the Original Broadway production, and go deep Into The Woodswith a stunning new version of the show helmed by Director Robert Longbottom.

James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim take everyone’s favorite storybook characters and theatre-under-the-stars-tuts-76bring them together for a timeless yet relevant piece and rare modern classic. The Tony Award winning book and score are both enchanting and touching.
Follow a Baker and his Wife, who wish to have a child; Cinderella who wishes to attend the King’s Festival; and Jack, who wishes his cow would give milk. When the baker and his wife learn that they cannot have a child because of a Witch’s curse, the two set off on a journey to break the curse. Everyone’s wish is granted, but the consequences of their actions return to haunt them later with disastrous results.

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Featuring the iconic songs “Giants In The Sky”, “Stay With Me”, “The Last Midnight”, and “Children Will Listen” – the award-winning score will come to life as played by the 26 piece TUTS Orchestra.

Ultimately, it is up to each individual to decide what is best for his or her family. We believe Into The Woods is best enjoyed by theatre fans age 8 and up.

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Theatre: In rehearsals for The John Cooper School’s upcoming production of “The Boy Friend” that runs November 11-13.

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“Oo La La! It’s oh so nicer in Nice!” sings junior Payton Russell as Hortense, the French Maid in rehearsals for The John Cooper School’s upcoming production of “The Boy Friend” that runs November 11-13.

Upper School students in grades nine through 12 at The John Cooper School are busy preparing for their upcoming main stage production of “The Boy Friend,” that opens on November 11 and runs through November 13. Continue reading “Theatre: In rehearsals for The John Cooper School’s upcoming production of “The Boy Friend” that runs November 11-13.”