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Evelyn Rubenstein JCC Presents OH MY GOD By Anat Gov Photo Evelyn Rubenstein JCC Presents OH MY GOD By Anat Gov
by BWW News Desk - Oct 11, 2020

Evelyn Rubenstein JCC presents Oh My God by Anat Gov, a filmed production presented in collaboration with Mildreda??s Umbrella Theatre Company, with the support of the Consulate General to Israel in Houston.

Mildred's Umbrella Theater & Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston Pre Photo Mildred's Umbrella Theater & Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center of Houston Present OH MY GOD by Anat Gov
by BWW News Desk - Sep 1, 2020

Mildred's Umbrella Theater Company kicks off their 2020-2021 season in collaboration with The Evelyn Rubenstein Jewish Community Center, with the production of OH MY GOD, by renowned Israeli playwright, Anat Gov.

MIldred's Umbrella Announces 2020-2021 Season Photo MIldred's Umbrella Announces 2020-2021 Season
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2020

Mildred's Umbrella Theater has put a hold on live productions until December 2020, to insure the safety of patrons and artists. 

Next Iteration Ensemble Announces Lineup for 4th Annual Intercultural Play Reading Se Photo Next Iteration Ensemble Announces Lineup for 4th Annual Intercultural Play Reading Series
by BWW News Desk - Mar 14, 2019

Next Iteration Ensemble (NIE) announces its roster of three plays for the 4th Annual Intercultural Play Reading Series (IPRS). This April, NIE brings to Houston works that investigate the possibilities of the roads not taken, the abuse of power within immigration and among America's 'invisibles,' and shaping our values by coming to terms with failure. All of these up-and-coming scripts pay special attention to identity-the ethics of how we treat each other, and how those choices drive our decision-making. 

Next Iteration Ensemble Presents Playwrights Sofia Alvarez, Madhuri Shekar, And Susan Photo Next Iteration Ensemble Presents Playwrights Sofia Alvarez, Madhuri Shekar, And Susan Soon He Stanton
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2019

Obsidian Theater Presents A New Holiday Tradition With A DRAG CHRISTMAS CAROL Photo Obsidian Theater Presents A New Holiday Tradition With A DRAG CHRISTMAS CAROL
by BWW News Desk - Nov 5, 2018

Obsidian Theater creates a new holiday tradition with the original work, A Drag Christmas Carol. Featuring Miss Gay Texas America 2018, Regina Blake-DuBois, this jukebox musical runs November 29 - December 15, 2018.   

BWW Review: WELL Explores Wellness & Personal Narrative at Mildred's Umbrella Theatre Photo BWW Review: WELL Explores Wellness & Personal Narrative at Mildred's Umbrella Theatre Company
by Audrey Morabito - Jan 19, 2018

What truly makes us well? Is wellness some otherworldly notion or mindset that we consciously choose or decide not to choose? How much power does an individual genuinely have over their wellness, or lack thereof? Additionally, how much power does an individual have over the wellness of others? These are the questions that the cast and creatives of Lisa Kron's WELL, currently in performance at Mildred's Umbrella Theatre Company, ask the audience to consider as they witness a multicharacter theatrical exploration of issues of health and illness both in the individual and in a community .

Photo Flash: Find Out Whodunit in THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD Photo Photo Flash: Find Out Whodunit in THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD
by BWW News Desk - Oct 1, 2017

Obsidian Theater in association with Standing Room Only Productions is excited to bring the musical comedy, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, to Houston audiences. This hilarious whodunit will run September 28-October 14 at Obsidian Theater. With book, music and lyrics by Rupert Holmes, this show within a show is based on the final unfinished novel of the same name by Charles Dickens, who left his story unfinished when he passed away in 1870. Due to the novel being incomplete, the identity of the murderer, or the question of Drood's ultimate fate, was never revealed.

Obsidian Theater and SRO Present THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD Photo Obsidian Theater and SRO Present THE MYSTERY OF EDWIN DROOD
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2017

Obsidian Theater in association with Standing Room Only Productions is excited to bring the musical comedy, The Mystery of Edwin Drood, to Houston audiences.

BWW Interview: Next Iteration's 2nd Annual Intercultural Play Reading Series Shines a Spotlight on Diverse Voices
by Natalie de la Garza - May 8, 2017

What happens two years later, when the media leaves and the milk cartons fade, for the grieving mother of a kidnapped child? What next for a 42-year-old linguist who discovers her unborn baby may never be able to speak? What dream do immigrants actually find in America? Next Iteration Theater Company explores all this and more in the 2nd Annual Intercultural Play Reading Series.

2nd Annual Intercultural Play Reading Series Features 3 Plays in 3 Nights by 3 Award-Winning Playwrights at the MATCH.
by BWW News Desk - Apr 13, 2017

Next Iteration Theater Company (NITC) presents its 2nd Annual Intercultural Play Reading Series featuring three plays over three nights at the MATCH. The event begins on Thursday evening, May 11th with Lauren Yee's comedic drama, In A Word. Chinese American playwright, Yee, has recently received the Francesca Primus Prize for In A Word. The play uses grief and comedy to tell the story of Fiona on the second anniversary after her young son has disappeared. As the character tries to make sense of it all, she delves into the memories of that chaotic day and takes us with her. 

Next Iteration Theater Sets Lineup for 2nd Annual Intercultural Play Reading Series
by BWW News Desk - Apr 10, 2017

Next Iteration Theater Company (NITC) presents its 2nd Annual Intercultural Play Reading Series featuring three plays over three nights at the MATCH.

BWW Review: Firecracker Productions Takes on Human Relationships in BECKY SHAW
by gary laird - Oct 11, 2016

BECKY SHAW explores the eternal ins and outs of personal relationships. It asks the basic questions: to whom do we owe loyalty, and at what cost? How do we set limits, and how do we abide by them? What are the consequences if we don't?

Firecracker Productions Presents BECKY SHAW
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Firecracker Productions Executive Director Sammy McManus announces the Houston Premiere of Becky Shaw by Gina Gionfriddo.

Firecracker Productions Presents the Houston Premiere of BECKY SHAW
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2016

Becky Shaw follows a newlywed couple who fixes up two romantically challenged friends: wife's best friend, meet husband's sexy and strange new co-worker.

Firecracker Productions Presents BECKY SHAW
by BWW News Desk - Sep 12, 2016

Firecracker Productions Executive Director Sammy McManus announces the Houston Premiere of Becky Shaw by Gina Gionfriddo.

Firecracker Productions to Present Houston Premiere of BECKY SHAW
by BWW News Desk - Sep 8, 2016

Becky Shaw follows a newlywed couple who fixes up two romantically challenged friends: wife's best friend, meet husband's sexy and strange new co-worker.

All-Female Cast Announced for Shakespeare's A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM at Boiling Point Players
by BWW News Desk - Jan 2, 2016

Boiling Point Players is excited to announce the cast members for its 2016 production of William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream featuring an all female cast.

Boiling Point Players Announces TRUE STORY Cast
by BWW News Desk - Sep 22, 2015

Boiling Point Players has filled the cast slots for its upcoming female-driven play, 'True Story,' and the production team includes:

BWW Reviews: 5 LESBIANS EATING A QUICHE is On the Menu
by Natalie de la Garza - May 4, 2015

If you love absurd little satires, whimsical period pieces, and female-centric art (or you just have a healthy, if unusual, appreciation for the egg), then 5 LESBIANS EATING A QUICHE is for you.

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