Hobby Center for the Performing Arts

Hobby Center for the Performing Arts
800 Bagby St
Houston, TX 77002
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The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts is a public/private funded performing arts complex with the 2,650-seat Fayez Sarofim Hall designed for a broad range of presentations, the 500-seat Selim K. Zilkha proscenium theatre with full orchestra pit, and ample rehearsal spaces that will also house a performing arts school.

Current Productions

Disney’s The Lion King

Performances begin: July 11, 2024

Funny Girl

Performances begin: August 20, 2024

Peter Pan

Performances begin: October 1, 2024

Shucked

Performances begin: November 19, 2024

The Book of Mormon

Performances begin: January 7, 2025

& Juliet

Performances begin: January 21, 2025

Hamilton

Performances begin: March 4, 2025

Mamma Mia!

Performances begin: April 8, 2025

The Wiz

Performances begin: April 29, 2025

Parade

Performances begin: July 15, 2025

Life of Pi

Performances begin: August 19, 2025

Past Productions

Some Like It Hot

Closed: June 23, 2002

Seussical the Musical

Closed: September 29, 2002

The Wizard of Oz

Closed: December 22, 2002

My Fair Lady

Closed: February 16, 2003

Kiss Me, Kate

Closed: April 6, 2003

Les Miserables

Closed: July 8, 2003

Chicago

Closed: August 3, 2003

Grease

Closed: November 2, 2003

Nunsense

Closed: November 14, 2004

Thoroughly Modern Millie

Closed: January 4, 2004

Flower Drum Song

Closed: February 1, 2004

Brigadoon

Closed: March 28, 2004

Jekyll and Hyde

Closed: May 9, 2004

Oliver!

Closed: June 20, 2004

Hair

Closed: September 26, 2004

Chess

Closed: September 25, 2004

A Chorus Line

Closed: November 7, 2004

Pippin

Closed: November 20, 2004

Singin’ In the Rain

Closed: December 19, 2004

Anything Goes

Closed: February 13, 2005

The King and I

Closed: April 3, 2005

Peter Pan

Closed: May 22, 2005

Chicago

Closed: October 23, 2005

Cinderella

Closed: December 18, 2005

Cats

Closed: December 18, 2005

Dr. Dolittle

Closed: January 29, 2006

Beauty and the Beast

Closed: March 26, 2006

Golda’s Balcony

Closed: April 9, 2006

110 in the Shade

Closed: May 21, 2006

Bombay Dreams

Closed: June 4, 2006

West Side Story

Closed: November 5, 2006

Swing!

Closed: February 11, 2007

Monty Python’s Spamalot

Closed: June 17, 2007

Whistle Down the Wind

Closed: September 22, 2007

Dreamgirls

Closed: October 21, 2007

Sleeping Beauty

Closed: October 20, 2007

A Wonderful Life

Closed: December 23, 2007

Hello, Dolly!

Closed: March 9, 2008

The Drowsy Chaperone

Closed: June 1, 2008

Always…Patsy Cline

Closed: July 9, 2008

Frost/Nixon

Closed: November 2, 2008

White Christmas

Closed: December 21, 2008

Spring Awakening

Closed: January 18, 2009

Legally Blonde The Musical

Closed: February 22, 2009

Les Miserables

Closed: April 5, 2009

Rent

Closed: May 3, 2009

Mary Poppins

Closed: November 8, 2009

A Chorus Line

Closed: January 17, 2010

In the Heights

Closed: April 18, 2010

Young Frankenstein

Closed: June 6, 2010

Wicked

Closed: July 25, 2010

Vote! A New Musical

Closed: September 17, 2011

Guys And Dolls

Closed: October 9, 2011

The Addams Family

Closed: January 15, 2012

Bring It On: The Musical

Closed: February 5, 2012

Riverdance

Closed: February 12, 2012

Million Dollar Quartet

Closed: March 4, 2012

Annie

Closed: April 1, 2012

Come Fly Away

Closed: April 15, 2012

La Cage Aux Folles

Closed: May 6, 2012

Disney’s The Lion King

Closed: August 12, 2012

Beauty and the Beast

Closed: September 30, 2012

Jekyll & Hyde

Closed: October 21, 2012

Les Miserables

Closed: November 11, 2012

Peter Pan

Closed: December 23, 2012

Catch Me If You Can

Closed: February 10, 2013

The Man of La Mancha

Closed: March 10, 2013

Jersey Boys

Closed: March 30, 2013

Spamalot

Closed: May 26, 2013

Sister Act

Closed: June 2, 2013

Flashdance The Musical

Closed: June 16, 2013

Elf- The Musical

Closed: December 19, 2013

We Will Rock You

Closed: February 2, 2014

Ghost

Closed: February 23, 2014

The Wizard of Oz

Closed: March 16, 2014

American Idiot

Closed: March 23, 2014

Evita

Closed: May 18, 2014

War Horse

Closed: June 1, 2014

The Little Mermaid

Closed: June 26, 2014

Anything Goes

Closed: October 19, 2014

Dirty Dancing

Closed: November 23, 2014

The Book of Mormon

Closed: February 8, 2015

Kinky Boots

Closed: February 22, 2015

Once

Closed: March 15, 2015

Mamma Mia!

Closed: April 19, 2015

The Music Man

Closed: May 17, 2015

Newsies

Closed: May 24, 2015

Cinderella

Closed: June 7, 2015

First Date

Closed: June 21, 2015

Motown: The Musical

Closed: July 26, 2015

The Little Mermaid

Closed: September 13, 2015

Matilda

Closed: October 18, 2015

Pippin

Closed: October 25, 2015

The Phantom of the Opera

Closed: November 29, 2015

I Love Lucy: Live on Stage

Closed: January 17, 2016

The Sound of Music

Closed: February 21, 2016

Mary Poppins

Closed: March 20, 2016

Cabaret

Closed: March 27, 2016

Oliver!

Closed: April 17, 2016

Wicked

Closed: August 14, 2016

Fun Home

Closed: May 28, 2017

Once on This Island

Closed: March 1, 2020

Tootsie

Closed: November 21, 2021

Potted Potter

Closed: January 2, 2022

Hadestown

Closed: January 9, 2022

Me, Myself & Shirley

Closed: February 19, 2022

Hamilton

Closed: March 20, 2022

HMS Pinafore

Closed: July 31, 2022

Mean Girls

Closed: August 21, 2022

Hadestown

Closed: October 9, 2022

Six

Closed: October 20, 2022

SIX, The Musical

Closed: November 20, 2022

Ain’t Too Proud

Closed: August 13, 2023

MJ: The Musical

Closed: November 19, 2023

Beetlejuice

Closed: March 10, 2024

The Cher Show

Closed: April 28, 2024

Hairspray

Closed: June 9, 2024