Full of intrigue, bravado, and laughs, The Liar is a delightful urban romance as fresh as the day Pierre Corneille wrote it, brilliantly adapted for today by Venus in Fur's David Ives. Paris. 1643. Dorante, a charming young man, has but a single flaw: he cannot tell the truth. He quickly befrien...
Fri, Feb 7 2014 8:00 PM — Sun, Mar 9 2014 7:00 PM
The smash Broadway hit, dubbed “90 minutes of good, kinky fun” by The New York Times, makes its Austin debut in a delicious new production. All he needs is the perfect leading lady-a goddess of desire-to bring his vision to life. Thomas, a talented but demanding young writer, has meticulously ad...
Fri, Jan 3 2014 8:00 PM — Sat, Jan 25 2014 9:30 PM
AND THEN THERE WERE NONE BY AGATHA CHRISTIE When ten houseguests gather on a secluded island, the situation is ripe for misfortune. One by one, each guest meets their fate. Who's the murderous culprit? And who will be next? DIRECTED BY Lara Toner. Rated PG-13 for several onstage deaths. Locatio...
Fri, Nov 22 2013 8:00 PM — Sun, Dec 22 2013 7:30 PM
Acclaimed actress and storyteller, Bernadette Nason, performs her one-woman version of Charles Dickens' beloved Christmas classic, A Christmas Carol. For One Night Only! Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 8:00pm. The performance runs just over an hour.
Wednesday, December 18 2013 8:00 PM — 9:00 PM
Austin Playhouse subscribers receive tons of exclusive benefits including the lowest ticket prices, early reservations, unlimited reschedulings, discounts on guest tickets and special events, priority seating, and more! Each season ticket entitles you to one admission to each of our four remainin...
Fri, Sep 6 2013 8:00 PM — Thu, Nov 21 2013 11:00 PM
Austin Playhouse, a 501 c (3) non-profit theatre, is sponsoring this fund drive. All donations are tax-deductible and will go directly to Christopher Loveless and Laura Walberg to help them recover from the recent flood devastation. As most of you know, on Thursday, October 31, Chris and Laura's ...
Sunday, November 10 2013 1:00 PM — 5:00 PM
The Dead Presidents are Back for One More Term! In this comic gem by the famed Texas playwright best known for The Night Hank Williams Died and The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, four former presidents - Richard M. Nixon, Lyndon B. Johnson, Calvin Coolidge and Harry S. Truman- find themselves i...
Fri, Oct 18 2013 8:00 PM — Sun, Nov 3 2013 7:00 PM
Austin Playhouse proudly presents the powerful musical, Man of La Mancha! Filled with unparalleled imagination, breathtaking romance, and swashbuckling adventure, MAN OF LA MANCHA continues to enchant audiences with the lyrical adventures of Don Quixote de la Mancha. Set during the Spanish Inquis...
Fri, Sep 6 2013 8:00 PM — Sun, Oct 6 2013 7:00 PM
Triumph of Love turns the Damsel in Distress tale on its head with a plucky princess who will do "Anything" to get what she wants! Princess Leonide of Sparta has fallen hopelessly in love with Agis, who unbeknownst to her is the rightful heir to her kingdom. Unfortunately, Agis has sworn to kill ...
Fri, Jun 14 2013 8:00 PM — Sun, Jul 7 2013 7:00 PM
Enjoyed by millions of people worldwide since it premiered thirty years ago and hailed as one of the greatest comedies ever written, this award-winning backstage farce serves up a riotous double bill – a play within a play. Hurtling along at breakneck speed it follows the backstage antics of a to...
Fri, Apr 26 2013 8:00 PM — Sun, May 26 2013 7:00 PM