Prime Performing Arts Openings This Week: February 20-26, 2023

Prime Performing Arts Openings This Week: February 20-26, 2023

Prime Performing Arts Openings This Week: February 20-26, 2023
“Romeo & Juliet” is dropped at the ballet stage this week | Courtesy of Houston Ballet

See the most recent performing arts productions and theater happenings opening throughout Houston from Monday, February 20 to Sunday, February 26, 2023.

In search of methods to maintain the theater calendar straight? We’ve you lined with this weekly roundup collection monitoring openings at theaters and performing arts establishments throughout the town of Houston.

Dig deeper for extra ongoing performances taking place on phases throughout Houston by testing the 365 Houston Calendar.

Right here’s our checklist of must-see openings:

Prime Performing Arts Openings This Week: February 20 to 26, 2023

  • Chamber Music Houston presents Cuarteto Casals at Rice College’s Stude Live performance Corridor | Tuesday, February 21 – The Unbiased proclaimed that “no different quartet can match this group’s four-voiced marriage.” Shubert’s enduring Demise and the Maiden highlights their return to the Chamber Music Houston stage. $20 and up. 7:30pm.
  • Broadway Throughout America presents Moulin Rouge! at Interest Middle | Wednesday, February 22 | Ongoing – Baz Lurhmann’s electrical movie involves life onstage on this musical, full with eye-popping visuals and over-the-top power. This manufacturing ends Sunday, March 12. $35 and up. Showtimes fluctuate.
  • Houston Ballet presents Romeo & Juliet at Wortham Middle | Thursday, February 23 | Ongoing – Stanton Welch’s manufacturing of the traditional story of star-crossed lovers reimagines Renaissance Italy by means of dazzling costumes and recent choreography. This manufacturing ends Saturday, March 4. $25 and up. Showtimes fluctuate.
  • Houston Grand Opera presents Giving Voice! at Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church | Friday, February 24 | FREE – The opera companions with Houston Ebony Opera Guild, Prairie View A&M and Texas Southern College for this epic live performance that blends opera, gospel and spirituals. Hosted by KHOU’s Len Cannon, it options famend tenors Lawrence Brownlee and George Shirley, soprano Nicole Heaston—who the New York Instances praised for her “radiant voice,”—and extra. Free with registration. 7:30pm.
  • ROCO Unchambered: Thomas Hultén at MATCH | Friday, February 24 – The primary Unchambered live performance of 2023, this eclectic program that includes ROCO Principal Trombonist Thomas Hulté, highlighting the wonders of the brass household in chamber works that includes the trombone. Tickets are pay-what-you-can. 7:30pm.
  • Viva El Amor at MECA TBH Middle | Friday, February 24 – MECA’s annual Valentine’s live performance involves the TBH Middle in Second Ward, that includes the music of Vanessa Alonzo with Trio Chapultepec, the Ermelinda Cuellar Jazz Trio, and authentic collaborations. $20. 7:30pm.
  • Performing Arts Houston presents New/Now at Wortham Middle | Friday, February 24 & Saturday, February 25 – New dwell works from Houston artists awarded by the Houston Artist Commissioning Undertaking take middle stage within the Theater District, providing back-to-back nights the place you may catch distinctive works from artists Vivalda Ndula, Anthony Brandt, Tazeen Zahida and J.E. Hernández. $25. 7:30pm.
  • Synapse the Play at MATCH | Friday, February 24 to Sunday, February 26 – A celebration of all issues neurodivergent, this work from native actor and playwright Shanae’a Moore follows the journey of Lyra, who discovers she has extra energy than she ever imagined attainable, on this multi-sensorial studying. Tickets are pay-what-you-can; advised worth of $35. Showtimes fluctuate.
  • Houston Symphony presents Blast Off to House at Jones Corridor | Saturday, February 26 – The Symphony brings one other installment of its family-friendly live performance collection, that includes action-packed music from Star Wars, E.T., The Planets and extra, together with kid-friendly actions and an instrument petting zoo. $22 and up. 10am and 11:30am.
  • Dancing with the Stars Dwell at Good Monetary Centre | Sunday, February 26 – See the ballroom delivered to life that includes your Dancing with the Stars execs Brandon Armstrong, Alan Bersten, Sasha Farber, Gleb Savchenko, Emma Slater, Britt Stewart, and So You Suppose You Can Dance winner Alexis Warr. $65 and up. 7pm.
  • Performing Arts Houston presents Mnzoli Brass: Gold at Wortham Middle | Sunday, February 26 – Known as the Monty Python of the music world, this Austrian band performs a live performance that features picks as various because the Inexperienced Hornet theme and the overture to Die Fledermaus. $29 and up. 7:30pm.

Ultimate Performances This Week

Saturday, February 25 sees the closing of A Quantity at Rec Room Arts; whereas last curtains come down on Sunday, February 26 for Paradise Blue on the Ensemble Theatre, Pink Speedo, and a double invoice from Vincent Victoria at Midtown Arts Middle.

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Holly Beretto writes about meals and wine, the humanities and attention-grabbing folks for a wide range of native and regional publications. Along with 365 Issues to Do in Houston, her work has appeared within the Arizona State College Alumni Journal, Arts + Tradition Texas, Bayou Metropolis Journal, Downtown, Galveston Month-to-month and Houston Lady. She can also be an everyday contributor to Eater.com’s Houston web site. She earned her B.A. in mass communication with a minor in skilled writing from Franklin Pierce Faculty (now Franklin Pierce College) and her M.A. in communication research with an emphasis in journalism from St. Louis College. She has labored in tv information manufacturing, public relations and advertising in Rhode Island, Maine, New York and Texas. A local Rhode Islander, she has lived in Texas since 1997. She is the creator of Christ because the Cornerstone: Fifty Years of Worship at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, revealed by Shiny Sky Press.

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