Houston Theater News and Reviews

Playwright Annie Baker Awarded Prestigious 2013 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize
By Erica Anker · Mar 18, 2013 · Houston
Annie Baker© David Gordon On March 17th, the U.S. playwright Annie Baker was awarded the prestigious 2013 Susan Smith Blackburn Prize for her play The Flick, which is ...
Alley Theatre Architect Ulrich Franzen Has Died
By Brian Scott Lipton · Oct 16, 2012 · Houston
Ulrich Franzen, who designed the Alley Theatre in Houston, Texas, died on October 6 in Santa Fe, New Mexico at age 91, according to The New York Times.In 1964, the German-...
Tommy Tune to Join Houston Grand Opera's Show Boat
By Bethany Rickwald · Sep 24, 2012 · Houston
Tommy Tune (© Tristan Fuge) Houston Grand Opera has announced that Broadway's Tommy Tune as well as Houston socialite Lynn Wyatt will join the cast of the upcoming production of S
James Black to Star in Alley Theatre's Death of a Salesman
By Bethany Rickwald · Sep 10, 2012 · Houston
James Black(courtesy of the company) Alley Theatre has announced full casting for its upcoming production of Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman, to run September 28-October ...
UH School of Theatre and Dance Named "Best College Theater" by Houston Press
A production photo from The Crucible (courtesy of the company)The University of Houston's School of Theatre and Dance (SOTD) has been named "Best College Theater" in the Houston Press' inaugur
Sherlock Holmes
By Holly Hildebrand · Oct 21, 2003 · Houston
Todd Waite in Sherlock Holmes(Photo © T. Charles Erickson) What becomes a legend most? In the case of the world's only consulting
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
By Holly Hildebrand · Oct 17, 2002 · Houston
Sisters, sisters:Millicent Martin and Leslie Dennistonin What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?(Photo: Bruce Bennett) What's a poor woman to do when her sister ...