The 21st Annual TransCanada Theater District Open House presented by Bank of America is a free, fun-filled, family day of learning more about Houston’s nine major performing arts organizations.

Guests enjoy activities and live performances by each of the Theater District’s groups including: musical theater shows, behind-the-scenes backstage tours, interactive instrument petting zoo, meet-and-greets with costumed performers, complimentary trolley rides between venues, food trucks, a photo booth experience at the Wortham Theater Center and a free Houston Symphony concert at Jones Hall at 4 PM. Click here for event information.

Schedule of the Day

Open House Day Only Ticket Offers

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Enjoy this free, fun-filled day with ticket discounts and activities for the whole family!

Alley Theatre
The Old Friends
Aug. 15 - Sept. 7, 2014
Award-winning playwright Horton Foote’s story about a Texas family. For Ticket Info »

Houston Ballet
Swan Lake

June 5-15
Set to the hauntingly beautiful Tchaikovsky score, Swan Lake tells the classic tale of Odette - a beautiful maiden transformed into a swan.

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Da Camera
2014/2015 Season 

Chamber music and jazz concerts featuring jazz pianist Chick Corea, The Romeros Guitar Quartet, Tafelmusik's Galileo Project, Branford Marsalis and much more.

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Houston Grand Opera
2014-2015 Season
  HGO’s 2014-15 Season is everything that makes opera grand. Subscribe today and save up to 65% off single tickets for all seven operas.

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Houston Symphony
Jason Alexander: An Evening of Comedy and Song | September 5, 6 & 7 2014
  Tony Award® winner and multi-talented star of the hit TV show Seinfeld, Jason Alexander joins the orchestra for his first-ever symphonic performance in Texas.

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Society For The Performing Arts believes that the arts are a measure of a civilized society and a catalyst for the enrichment, growth and pleasure for all citizens of that society.

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Theatre Under The Stars
Bring It On The Musical | Sept. 12 & 13
A high energy story of high flying characters, Bring It On: The Musical is a perfectly crafted adaptation based on the hit film that shares its name.

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Broadway at the Hobby Center
ANYTHING GOES | Oct 14 - Oct 19
All aboard for this saucy and splendid production of ANYTHING GOES, winner of three 2011 Tony Awards® including Best Musical Revival and Choreography!

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Ars Lyrica
Flying High | Sep 7
Ars Lyrica's 2014/15 season opener is dedicated to the spirited and uplifting world of flight — from the natural world of the birds and the bees to the mythological figure Icarus, who soared too close to the sun.

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Family Friendly
» BOGO Adventure Passes to Downtown Aquarium
Valid: 8/13/14 - 8/26/14   more info >
» 20% Off Marilyn: Forever Blonde
Valid: 8/15/14 - 8/23/14   more info >
Downtown Deals
» London Calling Room Package
Valid: 6/24/14 - 9/22/14   more info >
» Discover Downtown Package
Valid: 5/15/14 - 9/7/14   more info >
Bars + Clubs
» Hearsay Gastro Lounge Steak Night
Valid: 2/24/14   more info >
Bars + Clubs
» 20% Off Meal At Batanga Tapas + Drinks
Valid: 4/3/14 - 9/21/14   more info >
Arts + Entertainment
» Bottomless Bowling
Valid: 6/26/14   more info >
Event Venues
» Buy One, Get One Free
Valid: 7/11/13 - 8/31/14   more info >
» Become a Resident of The Rice Urban Lofts
Valid: 7/23/14 - 8/31/14   more info >
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