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Let The Right One in comes to Houston's Alley Theatre

Alley Theatre presents the internationally acclaimed production
Let the Right One In
presented by the National Theatre of Scotland.
February 22 and continues through March 19, 2017 in the Hubbard Theatre.

From John Tiffany and Jack Thorne, the director and playwright of 2016’s spectacular smash Harry Potter and the Cursed Child comes this spellbinding piece of theatrical storytelling.

Supernatural thriller Let the Right One In is a brutal and tender vampire myth told through the turbulence of a coming-of-age romance.

Oskar, a lonely boy from a broken home, is bullied at school and longing for friendship. Eli, the young girl who moves in next door, doesn’t attend school and rarely leaves home.
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Classical Theatre Presents The Ghost Sonata

Classical Theatre Company presents Strindberg’s rarely produced final play, the supernatural drama,
The Ghost Sonata
ny August Strindberg
February 8 – February 26, 2017.


Following 2012’s production of Miss Julie, Classical Theatre Company will produce its second play by the Swedish great August Strindberg in The Ghost Sonata.

This dark examination of family was originally produced in 1908 and has disturbed audiences ever since.

“Strindberg had a very unhappy family life – particularly his childhood. This play was his attempt to exorcise those ghosts through this supernatural drama,” says CTC chief John Johnston. “We’re excited to bring this rarely produced play to our Houston audiences. We’ve done a good job over the years in exposing our audiences to age-old plays that they’ve never seen on stage before. Most theatergoers are familiar with his other plays like Miss Julie, The Father, or A Dream Play, but The Ghost Sonata was his last great play, and perhaps his most overlooked.”
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The Whale presented by Theatre Southwest

Theatre Southwest presents
The Whale
by Samuel D. Hunter
February 17 - March 11, 2017


On the outskirts of Mormon Country, Idaho, a six- hundred pound recluse hides away in his apartment and slowly eats himself to death. Desperate to reconnect with his long-estranged daughter, he reaches out to her, only to find a viciously sharp-tongued and wildly unhappy teen.
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SRO Productions presents Passing Strange

PASSING STRANGE
Music, lyrics and book by Mark Stewart “Stew”
February 9 - March 4


The Tony Award winning comedy-drama rock musical about a young African American's artistic journey of self-discovery

Obsidian Theater in association with SRO Productions will stage the Tony and Drama Desk award-winning Broadway rock musical Passing Strange for 14 performances – February 9 though March 4.

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To Kill A Mockingbird lands at A.D Players Houston

A.D. Players presents
To Kill A Mockingbird
Feb 12-March 5th, 2017


Harper Lee’s timeless story contrasts the innocence of childhood with darker themes of prejudice and injustice. When Atticus Finch defends a man falsely accused, both intolerance and quiet heroism are exposed in the tiny town of Maycomb.

A.D. Players, one of Houston’s oldest and largest resident theater companies, has moved its troupe from the Grace Theater to its new 440-seat venue, the Jeannette and L.M. George Theater (George Theater). The Players completed its 39-year run at the 212-seat Grace Theater in December.
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Main Street Theater presents Copenhagen

Main Street Theater (MST) continues its 2016 – 2017 MainStage season with Tony Award Winner for Best Play,
Copenhagen
by Michael Frayn.
February 11 - March 12

Main Street Theater – Rice Village, 2540 Times Blvd.

“No one understands my trip to Copenhagen. Time and time again I’ve explained it. To Bohr himself, and Margrethe. To interrogators and intelligence officers, to journalists and historians. The more I’ve explained, the deeper the uncertainty has become. Well, I shall be happy to make one more attempt.”– Heisenberg in Copenhagen
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