Theatre Under the Stars

BROADWAY’S BRIAN STOKES MITCHELL HEADLINES THE FIRST VIRTUAL TUTS GALA

The Theatre Under The Stars gala is going virtual! TUTS announced today that its upcoming gala, “Lights Up Houston,” will be held online on Saturday, Nov. 7 at 8 p.m. The evening will be emceed by Houston Public Media’s Ernie Manouse and will feature an exclusive performance by Broadway’s Brian Stokes Mitchell. “We’re thrilled Brian [...]

HOUSTON’S THEATRE UNDER THE STARS POSTPONES SEASON UNTIL MAY 2021 DUE TO PROLONGED COVID-19 CRISIS

As the COVID-19 pandemic persists, Houston’s non-profit performing arts organizations contend with an uncertain timeline to return to the stage. When Theatre Under The Stars originally announced its 2020/2021 Season in January, the six-show series at the Hobby Center was set to launch yesterday with a pre-Broadway engagement of the musical 1776. In June, however, [...]

TUTS LAUNCHES NEW FACEBOOK LIVE SERIES AND PODCAST

For the past two years, Theatre Under The Stars has hosted its popular Spotlight Series at the Rotunda Theatre in St. Luke’s United Methodist Church. The free program allows audiences to meet cast and creative team members for upcoming productions, and it features in-depth interviews about the process of creating musicals for TUTS. Guests are [...]

HAMILTON'S CHRISTOPHER JACKSON OFFERS VIRTUAL CONCERT TO BENEFIT THEATRE UNDER THE STARS AND OTHER NONPROFIT ARTS ORGANIZATIONS

 Theatre Under The Stars is one of a select group of nonprofit arts organizations participating in a livestream concert event, Christopher Jackson: Live from the West Side on Sat., Aug. 15 at 7 p.m. CST. Jackson is a Grammy® and Emmy®-winning songwriter/composer and a Tony®-nominated actor best known for originating the role of George Washington [...]

Watch our virtual Q&A with Hillary Hart and Dan Knechtges

Yesterday, Hillary Hart, Executive Director, and Dan Knechtges, Artistic Director had a live chat with TUTS subscribers and donors. We captured the conversation, so you can watch at your leisure. Learn more about the impact of COVID-19 on Theatre Under The Stars.