Rob Melrose, Artistic Director
Dean R. Gladden, Managing Director
Box Office Phone 713-220-5700
THE 2019 - 2020 SEASON
2019-2020 SEASON SCHEDULE
Romantic tale of redemption
THE WINTER’S TALE
By William Shakespeare
Directed by Rob Melrose
September 13 – October 13, 2019
This whimsical tale of romance, tragedy, and comedy will be seen through the imaginative eyes of a young, Houstonian child. Featuring the entire Resident Acting Company.
Two Vietnamese refugees now in America after the fall of Saigon find a strange new land of cowboys, hippies, bikers, and each other. Irreverent and infectious style, it a a hilariously rip-roaring ride across 1970s America.
FAmily holiday tradition
A Christmas Carol
By Charles Dickens
Adapted and Originally Directed by Michael Wilson
Directed by James Black
November 15 – December 29, 2019
A family-friendly re-telling of Charles Dickens' classic story which follows Ebenezer Scrooge's journey with the three ghostly spirits who visit him on Christmas Eve. A powerful message about redemption and the spirit of the holiday season.
A hilarious and delicious comedy, featuring over 40 characters brought to life in the hands of one man. Sam works the reservation line at one of the hottest restaurants. While juggling scheming socialites, name‐dropping wannabes, fickle celebrities, and egomaniacal bosses, can Sam still manage to get home for the holidays?
The fifth annual Alley All New Festival features new plays from some of the most exciting voices in contemporary theatre. Festival packages featuring prime seating, parties with festival artists and meals between performances, will be available for purchase in the fall.
Starring “Sesame Street’s” Emilio Delgado, Quixote Nuevo, infused with imagination, Tejano music, and true Texas soul, is an inspiring reimagining of Cervantes’ novel, now set in a fictional modern-day Texas border town.
Take a behind-the-scenes look at the 1978 historical moment whose legacy continues to resonate 41 years later - the inspirational agreement between Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin and Egyptian President Anwar Sadat, with the powerful help of U.S. President Jimmy Carter.
The story of Winston Smith and a stark vision of a world in which freedom of action, word, and thought are controlled by Big Brother. A ferocious and provocative adaptation of one of the most prescient works of literature of the last century.
An incessantly ringing cell phone in a quiet café. A stranger at the next table who has had enough. And a dead man. An off-the-wall play about the odyssey of a woman forced to confront her own assumptions about morality, redemption, and the need to connect in a technologically obsessed world.
Developed as part of the 2019 Alley All New Festival. A new father desperate for community, casually follows his buddy's advice and tries to join a white supremacist group...but the results of his ancestry test prove surprising. The line between "us" and "them" gets incredibly blurry.
A playful new adaptation that follows the fortunes (and misfortunes) of the Dashwood sisters. Set in gossipy late 18th-century England, the play is full of humor, emotional depth, and bold theatricality.