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A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 Opens October 15 at 4th Wall Theatre Company Photo A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 Opens October 15 at 4th Wall Theatre Company
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 13, 2021

4th Wall Theatre Company, Houston's home for extraordinary performances up close, is proud to open their 2021-2022 Season with the Houston Premiere of Lucas Hnath's eight-time Tony-nominated A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2.

BWW Review: BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY dazzles at 4TH WALL THEATRE Photo BWW Review: BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CRAZY dazzles at 4TH WALL THEATRE
by Brett Cullum - Mar 14, 2020

This tricky character-driven piece requires an amazing cast, and that is just what 4th WALL THEATRE COMPANY has managed to assemble. Byron Jacquet plays Pops, and he carries the story ably on broad shoulders. Every moment of his performance has a world weary marinade that rings true.

BWW Review:  4th Wall Theatre Company Presents Polished 'GLASS MENAGERIE' Photo BWW Review: 4th Wall Theatre Company Presents Polished 'GLASS MENAGERIE'
by Brett Cullum - Oct 16, 2019

4th Wall Theatre Company's production shows a lot of love for Tennessee Williams, and they have thrown a ton of resources behind it. The result is a strikingly handsome production with surprising interpretations of the characters and plenty of eye candy.

Photo Flash: 4th Wall Theatre Company Presents THE GLASS MENAGERIE Photo Photo Flash: 4th Wall Theatre Company Presents THE GLASS MENAGERIE
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 10, 2019

4th Wall Theatre Company, Houston's home for extraordinary performances up close, is proud to open their 2019-2020 Season with Tennessee Williams's brilliant and timeless classic, ‚ÄúThe Glass Menagerie.‚ÄĚ Winner of¬†the New York Drama Critics' Circle¬†Award¬†and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama in 1948, the 2014 Broadway revival received seven Tony nominations, again confirming the enduring poignancy and timeless power of this classic tale of family ties that cross time and memory.

BWW Review: Fortune favors the bold in Kate Hamill's PRIDE & PREJUDICE Photo BWW Review: Fortune favors the bold in Kate Hamill's PRIDE & PREJUDICE
by Katricia Lang - Dec 28, 2018

What can I say about the 4th Wall production of Kate Hamill's PRIDE & PREJUDICE? I dig it.

Final Chance to Vote for the BWW Houston Awards! Photo Final Chance to Vote for the BWW Houston Awards!
by BWW Staff - Dec 24, 2018

It's the last week to vote for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Houston Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Readers are already setting records as they vote for their favorites. Regional productions, touring shows, and more are all included in the awards, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018. Our local editors set the categories, our readers submitted their nominees, and now you get to vote for your favorites! Voting will continue through December 31st, 2018.

Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2018 BWW Houston Awards! Photo Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2018 BWW Houston Awards!
by BWW Staff - Dec 17, 2018

There's just two weeks left to vote for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Houston Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Readers are already setting records as they vote for their favorites. Regional productions, touring shows, and more are all included in the awards, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018. Our local editors set the categories, our readers submitted their nominees, and now you get to vote for your favorites! Voting will continue through December 31st, 2018.

BWW Review: ELF THE MUSICAL Tickles the Funny Bone at Queensbury Theatre Photo BWW Review: ELF THE MUSICAL Tickles the Funny Bone at Queensbury Theatre
by Bryan-Keyth Wilson - Dec 14, 2018

It's December and the holidays are here whether we like it or not. Cue the tinsel, tidings of great joy and the maple syrup. Yes, the maple syrup!

Three Weeks Left To Vote For the BWW Houston Awards! Photo Three Weeks Left To Vote For the BWW Houston Awards!
by BWW Staff - Dec 10, 2018

There's just two weeks left to vote for the 2018 BroadwayWorld Houston Awards, brought to you by BroadwayHD! Readers are already setting records as they vote for their favorites. Regional productions, touring shows, and more are all included in the awards, honoring productions which opened between October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018. Our local editors set the categories, our readers submitted their nominees, and now you get to vote for your favorites! Voting will continue through December 31st, 2018.

American Ballet Theater Announces 2019 Spring Season Photo American Ballet Theater Announces 2019 Spring Season
by Alan Henry - Oct 25, 2018

American Ballet Theatre's 2019 Spring season at the Metropolitan Opera House, May 13 - July 6, will feature a World Premiere work by ABT Artist in Residence Alexei Ratmansky in programs dedicated entirely to his works in honor of the choreographer's 10th year with the Company.

BWW Review:  JESUS HOPPED THE 'A' TRAIN Wrestles With Truth at 4th Wall Theatre Compa Photo BWW Review: JESUS HOPPED THE 'A' TRAIN Wrestles With Truth at 4th Wall Theatre Company
by Audrey Morabito - Sep 9, 2018

JESUS HOPPED THE 'A' TRAIN does what 4th Wall Theatre Company does best: explore valid, thought-provoking, true stories that linger on your mind for days following.

Photo Flash: Queensbury Theatre Hosts Texas Premiere of UNLOCK'D Photo Photo Flash: Queensbury Theatre Hosts Texas Premiere of UNLOCK'D
by Julie Musbach - Feb 19, 2018

Unlock'd, a new musical by New York Musical Theatre writers Sam Carner and Derek Gregor will run at CityCentre's Queensbury Theatre from February 7-25 (Opening Night, February 16), in a new production in association with New York / Chicago producer Judy Loseff and directed by local Marley Singletary, featuring Houston-area talent.

Mercury Presents the World Premiere of LOVING CLARA SCHUMANN Photo Mercury Presents the World Premiere of LOVING CLARA SCHUMANN
by Stephi Wild - Dec 14, 2017

The enduring strength and persistence of artistry, love, and loyalty are at the center of Mercury's newest multi-theatrical production. In a dramatic combination of music, dance, voice and imagery, 'Loving Clara Schumann,' by co-creators Tara Faircloth and Antoine Plante, travels through the remarkable life of pianist and composer Clara Wieck Schumann, a pioneer in the male-dominated field of mid-nineteenth century music, and her relationships with two of the Romantic era's distinguished composers, Robert Schumann and Johannes Brahms.

HOUSTON ARTISTS FOR HARVEY RELIEF Benefit Concert Performers Announced Photo HOUSTON ARTISTS FOR HARVEY RELIEF Benefit Concert Performers Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 29, 2017

Houston's Queensbury Theatre and Kirkwood Music Services, along with a dedicated team of local theatre practitioners and artists, present Houston Artists for Harvey Relief, a benefit featuring presentations by local performance organizations and groups on September 21, 2017 at 7:30 PM at Queensbury Theatre in CityCentre, hosted by Ernie Manouse and St John Flynn.

HOUSTON ARTISTS FOR HARVEY RELIEF Benefit Concert Tonight Photo HOUSTON ARTISTS FOR HARVEY RELIEF Benefit Concert Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Houston's Queensbury Theatre and Kirkwood Music Services, along with a dedicated team of local theatre practitioners and artists, present 'Houston Artists for Harvey Relief,' a benefit featuring presentations by local performance organizations and groups on September 21, 2017 at 7:30 PM at Queensbury Theatre in CityCentre, hosted by Ernie Manouse and St John Flynn.

Performers Announced for HOUSTON ARTISTS FOR HARVEY RELIEF Benefit Concert Photo Performers Announced for HOUSTON ARTISTS FOR HARVEY RELIEF Benefit Concert
by BWW News Desk - Sep 15, 2017

Houston's Queensbury Theatre and Kirkwood Music Services, along with a dedicated team of local theatre practitioners and artists, present 'Houston Artists for Harvey Relief,' a benefit featuring presentations by local performance organizations and groups on September 21, 2017 at 7:30 PM at Queensbury Theatre in CityCentre, hosted by Ernie Manouse and St John Flynn.

BWW TV: PIPPIN Finds Its 'Corner of the Sky' at TUTS - Watch Highlights!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 13, 2017

TUTSThe all-new Theatre Under The Stars production of PIPPIN just opened at the Miller Outdoor Theatre on July 11th, and BroadwayWorld has footage from the show below!

Photo Flash: Get a Magical First Look at PIPPIN at TUTS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 13, 2017

The all-new Theatre Under The Stars production of PIPPIN just opened at the Miller Outdoor Theatre on July 11th, and BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast onstage below!

Thomas Williams, Holland Vavra to Lead All-Houston Cast in PIPPIN at TUTS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 11, 2017

Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) introduces the fully Houston-based cast and creative team for the upcoming production of PIPPIN.  

VIDEO: Cast Has 'Magic To Do' in Rehearsal for PIPPIN at TUTS
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2017

In the video below, watch the cast of the all-new Theatre Under The Stars production of PIPPIN rehearse the famous opening number 'Magic To Do' before the show opens at Miller Outdoor Theatre on July 11th!

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