21st Annual TransCanada Theater District Open House

Wortham Theater Center
501 Texas Avenue
Houston, TX 77002
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Event Type: Family Friendly
District: Theater
Aug. 24: noon

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:  Alley Theatre; Broadway at the Hobby Center; Da Camera of Houston; Houston Ballet; Houston Grand Opera; Houston Symphony; Society for the Performing Arts; Theatre Under The Stars, Uniquely Houston® and Bayou Music Center.

There is something for everyone at the 2014 Open House.  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.



FREE and Open to the Public!


Generously sponsored by: Houston Downtown Alliance, CenterPoint Energy, Houston Chronicle, Minuteman Press, Houston Public Media, Houston First, Bayou Music Center, Houston Endowment, The Lancaster Hotel and CultureMap


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Additional Info:
Theater District Open House 2014 Special Ticket Offers [.pdf] Theater District Open House 2014 Schedule [.pdf]