03.06.13 4:30 p.m.
The stone plaques at Baker Common in the downtown Theater District have been redone with a larger type face to increase readability.
05.29.12 4:15 p.m.
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.
01.31.12 11:59 a.m.
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 ...
01.01.12 10:33 a.m.
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 ...