Theatre Under the Stars


The Leading Ladies are a dynamic group of vibrant women with a shared passion for musical theatre and commitment to Theater Under The Stars’ education and community engagement efforts through volunteering, fundraising, and exclusive TUTS events.


We believe in the transformational power of theatre and the arts. This is the legacy we are growing and the gift we want to give to future generations of theatre audiences, theatre professionals, and theatre enthusiasts.



($20/MONTH) FMV=$50


($15/MONTH) FMV=$100


Your Leading Ladies membership will give you the opportunity to network with like-minded individuals and fill your calendar with everything from volunteer opportunities to special by-invitation-only events!

  • Invitation to exclusive social events and performances
  • Meet, greet & mingle at all-cast Meet & Greets
  • Invitation to the 24/25 Season Preview announcement event
  • Special discounts on TUTS merchandise
  • Subscription to the quarterly donor publication, The Observatory
  • *New this year! “Ladies Choice”
    Get to know the show with 2 tickets to any behind-the-scenes programs listed below:

Spotlight Series Talkback

Sep. 6, 2023: Jagged Little Pill

Oct. 18, 2023: Sweeney Todd

Dec. 13, 2023: Cinderella

Jan. 31, 2024: On Your Feet

Apr. 17, 2024: The Cher Show

May 22, 2024: Newsies

Tech Talks

Oct. 15, 2023: Sweeney Todd

Dec. 3, 2023: Cinderella

More Than Song and Dance with Paul Hope

Oct. 14, 2023: Sweeney Todd

Dec. 2, 2023: Cinderella & The Ugly XMAS Sweater

May 19, 2023: Newsies

HSMT Masterclass Series

Sep. 8, 2023: Jagged Little Pill – Vocal Performance

Oct. 20, 2023: Sweeney Todd – Stage Manager

Dec. 15, 2023: Cinderella – Partner Dancing

Feb. 9, 2024: On Your Feet – TBD

Apr. 26, 2024: The Cher Show – Costuming

To reserve your “Ladies Choice” tickets, including time and location information, email

*All times and dates are subject to change.


All-Cast Meet & Greet

Dish up some Houston hospitality and volunteer to feed the cast and crew of our locally produced TUTS shows

Office Assistance

Help TUTS staff with mailings, organization, clean-out, etc

HMNS Christmas Tree Decorating

Decorate the TUTS Christmas tree with hand-made ornaments crafted by students from The River

Tommy Tune Awards Hospitality

Help coordinate green room food and logistics

Stargazers Salon

Decorate the Stargazers Salon before the opening of each TUTS production

Event Planning Committee

Help coordinate and execute various events throughout the year

Auction Committee for Lights Up and Leading Ladies Luncheon

Help solicit auction items for the annual Gala and Luncheon

For more information about Leading Ladies contact Jennifer Block at

For more information, please contact Emily Manck White, Manager of Donor Engagement, at or (713) 558-2659.