The stone plaques at Baker Common in the downtown Theater District have been redone with a larger type face to increase readability.
Houston Mayor Annise Parker and Houston Ballet celebrated Wortham Center's 25th anniversary at the dance company's presention of "Made in America" on May 24. The mayor made some pre-curtain remarks about the history of Wortham Center and the audience was treated to cupcakes during the first intermission.
Did you know that Wortham Center turns 25 years old this year? Yep, we’re a quarter of a century old! It’s a pretty big deal, if you ask us. And we have more than a few fun things in store for our 25th year… but more on that later.
And there is no better way to kick off a birthday year than with an award nomination! No, I’m not talking about the Oscars. The Urban Land Institute of Houston has nominated Wortham Theater ...
Rules for Having a Friend in the Theater District
Know thy friend's organization
This is the most important part of having a friend that works in the Theater District. I don't know about my peers, but nothing irritates me more than someone asking me for tickets to a performance that my organization is not presenting. In some cases, this can be akin to asking your friend who works for Reebok if they can land you a pair of Air Jordans. Take some time to know your friend's ...