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2018/19 SEASON

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2018/2019
SEASON 2


EXIT STRATEGY

by IKE HOLTER
directed by MATT HUNE
September 26 - October 13

REGIONAL PREMIERE
A comedy about a crumbling public school about to be shut-down. A blistering reflection of America's education system and a timely story for Houston.


HANSEL & GRETEL

by ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK
directed by MATT HUNE
conducted by MARK BULLER
December 6 - 22

YOUR NEW HOLIDAY TRADITION
A re-mount of last year's sold-out run. Humperdinck's classic opera completely re-invisioned.
See what the
Houston Press called, "The Best Show of the Holiday Season!"


ON THE EXHALE

by MARTÍN ZIMMERMAN
directed by STEPHANIE WITTELS WACHS
February 20 - MARCH 9

REGIONAL PREMIERE
A 60-minute tour de force about our complex relationship with guns as we follow one woman down the rabbit-hole of grief.


"Startlingly Original! Brave and Bold!" - The New York Times


THE ROYALE

by MARCO RAMIREZ
directed by BRANDON WEINBRENNER
April 10 - 27

REGIONAL PREMIERE
A play about a boxer. Set in 1905, deep in the midst of Jim Crow, it explores one man’s struggle while reflecting a much broader one. Inspired by the real-life experiences of Jack Johnson, the first African-American heavyweight world champion, THE ROYALE, has seen acclaimed productions in London, New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles.


"Original and Graceful. The ROYALE Packs a Punch!" - The New York Times


WOYZECK

by MAURIELLE McGARVEY
after GEORG BÜCHNER
directed by MATT HUNE
July 17 - August 3

WORLD PREMIERE
An radical new contemporary piece based on Büchner's 19th-century drama. McGarvey and Hune team up to tell a non-chronological story about one of America's biggest fears and obsessions: a mass shooting.