THE THEATER DISTRICT is an impressive cultural and entertainment center. The district features nine renowned performing arts organizations, and many smaller ones, in four venues – Jones Hall, Wortham Theater Center, Alley Theatre and Hobby Center for the Performing Arts.

You’ll also find Bayou Place which includes the Sundance Cinema, Bayou Music Center and a variety of restaurants and clubs and family-favorite Landry’s Downtown Aquarium which is just a short walk away from the major theaters.


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Broadway at the Hobby Center DIRTY DANCING – THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE comes to the Hobby Center Nov. 18-23

Alley Theatre
As You Like It
Jan. 30 - Feb. 22, 2015
“All the world’s a stage” in this masterpiece about romance and mistaken identity. For Ticket Info »

Houston Ballet
Love Lies Bleeding

Jan 30-Feb 1
The undeniable joy of pop rock meets the breathtaking athleticism of ballet in Love Lies Bleeding, a celebration of the music of rock legend Sir Elton John.

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Da Camera
The Romeros Guitar Quartet | Jan 24
Jason Moran's Rauschenberg Project | Feb 7

World's most prominent classical guitar ensemble. World premiere by Houston native jazz pianist and composer.

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Houston Grand Opera
2014-2015 Season
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Houston Symphony
Mozart and Shostakovich | January 15, 17, 18, 2015
  The Naughton twins play Mozart's Concerto for Two Pianos and Music Director Andrés Orozco-Estrada conducts Shostokovich's Symphony No. 12, The Year 1917.

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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
Kinky Boots | Feb. 10 - 22
The exhilarating Broadway musical that will lift your spirits to new high-heeled heights! Winner of six Tony Awards!

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Broadway at the Hobby Center
DIRTY DANCING | Nov 18 - Nov 23
DIRTY DANCING - THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE is a record-breaking live theatre sensation, exploding with heartpounding music, passionate romance and sensational dancing.

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Ars Lyrica
Flying High | Nov 14
The first of a season-long tribute to the Bach dynasty, this program includes works by Carl Phillipp Emanuel Bach, Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach, plus Johann Sebastian Bach’s “Coffee Cantata.”

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