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"She Was Only Marginally Modest" at Theatre Suburbia

at Theatre Suburbia, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Sat, August 18
Sun, August 19
Fri, August 24
FULL PRICE: $13 - $16
OFFER PRICE: $6.50 - $8

Enjoy summertime fun with an old-fashioned melodrama complete with a dastardly villain, dashing hero and, of course, a chaste young heroine. There'll also be popcorn for tossing and sing-alongs. "She ... [more+]

Enjoy summertime fun with an old-fashioned melodrama complete with a dastardly villain, dashing hero and, of course, a chaste young heroine. There'll also be popcorn for tossing and sing-alongs. "She Was Only Marginally Modest" comes to Theatre Suburbia in Houston. [less-]

Shakespeare's "Richard II"

at The Company OnStage, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Sat, August 18
Sun, August 19
Fri, August 24
+ 3 more dates
Sat, August 18
Sun, August 19
Fri, August 24
Sat, August 25
Fri, August 31
Sat, September 01
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FULL PRICE: $18
OFFER PRICE: $9

In Shakespeare's "Richard II", the titular character is wasteful, unwise and detached from the common people. By raising taxes, renting lands to wealthy nobles, and seizing the assets of his recently ... [more+]

In Shakespeare's "Richard II", the titular character is wasteful, unwise and detached from the common people. By raising taxes, renting lands to wealthy nobles, and seizing the assets of his recently deceased uncle to fund his war in Ireland, he enrages the commoners and his powerful cousin whom he has exiled, and who decide that Richard has gone too far and it is time for him to go. [less-]

Locals & Touring Comics at Joke Joint

at Joke Joint Comedy Showcase, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Sat, August 18
Sat, August 18
FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

See Houston-area favorites as well as fantastic comedians from all over the country at the Joke Joint Comedy Showcase. You never know who will pop up at this intimate club -- you could find yourself s... [more+]

See Houston-area favorites as well as fantastic comedians from all over the country at the Joke Joint Comedy Showcase. You never know who will pop up at this intimate club -- you could find yourself seeing the next big comics before they become household names or catching comedy favorites at their prime. Either way you can enjoy a delicious specialty cocktail, tasty appetizer and, of course, plenty of laughs when you take in a show at the Joke Joint in Houston. [less-]

Certified Funny Saturdays With Celebrity The Comedian

at Grooves of Houston, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Sat, August 18
FULL PRICE: $22
OFFER PRICE: $9

Come out to Grooves of Houston to see Chicago's own Marcus Combs and comedian AO from Baton Rouge. The show will be hosted by DatDamnmonty and Lil Darrel and feature great food and a reserve happy hou... [more+]

Come out to Grooves of Houston to see Chicago's own Marcus Combs and comedian AO from Baton Rouge. The show will be hosted by DatDamnmonty and Lil Darrel and feature great food and a reserve happy hour. Anytime you go to a show produced by B Smooth you know the comedy will be "certified funny," so get ready to hit the club and celebrate happy hour because it's Saturday night. [less-]

Travel to Oz With a Talented Youth Cast

at A.D. Players Theater, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Sun, August 19
FULL PRICE: $16
OFFER PRICE: Sold Out

Join the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, the Lion, Dorothy and her little dog Toto, too, for this adaptation of "The Wizard of Oz". Everyone loves the classic story of the girl who wakes up in a strange land ... [more+]

Join the Scarecrow, the Tin Man, the Lion, Dorothy and her little dog Toto, too, for this adaptation of "The Wizard of Oz". Everyone loves the classic story of the girl who wakes up in a strange land filled with witches and wizards, munchkins and monkeys -- and befriends a cowardly lion, a tin man without a heart and a scarecrow with no brain in her quest to find her way back home. Journey down the yellow brick road through the land of Oz to meet the Wizard in this family classic. This production at Houston's A.D. Players Theater recaptures all the magic of the iconic film's music and story with a cast of youth and teen actors. [less-]

Glam Up Your Sunday: Bitches Who Brunch's Show-Stopping Burlesque

at Prohibition Theatre, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Sun, August 19
Sun, August 26
Sun, August 26
+ 12 more dates
Sun, August 19
Sun, August 26
Sun, August 26
Sun, September 02
Sun, September 02
Sun, September 09
Sun, September 09
Sun, September 16
Sun, September 16
Sun, September 23
Sun, September 23
Sun, September 30
Sun, September 30
Sun, October 07
Sun, October 14
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FULL PRICE: $30
OFFER PRICE: $15

Sunday brunch has never been so glam. Grab your girlfriends and a mimosa (or three) for Bitches Who Brunch, a first-class yet relaxing afternoon of music, comedy and show-stopping striptease featuring... [more+]

Sunday brunch has never been so glam. Grab your girlfriends and a mimosa (or three) for Bitches Who Brunch, a first-class yet relaxing afternoon of music, comedy and show-stopping striptease featuring the world-famous Moonlight Dolls. You'll be dazzled by the Dolls' signature pop-up style that promises a one-of-a-kind weekend thrill. Host Abby Cadabra (Winner - Best Tease, San Antonio Burlesque Festival) leads the glittering troupe through electrifying aerial acts (keep your eyes peeled for the gorgeous, gravity-defying Ariel Airheart) and sizzling dance numbers. For additional purchase, you can dine on classic brunch fare like French Toast & Fried Chicken in Houston's elegant and sunny Prohibition Supperclub & Bar. Cap your weekend with the yummy cocktails, delectable brunch and pastie-perfect production of The Moonlight Dolls Presents: Bitches Who Brunch. [less-]

"Feelin' Groovy 4": The Music of the '60s & '70s

at The Music Box Theater, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Sun, August 19
Fri, August 24
Fri, August 31
FULL PRICE: n/a
OFFER PRICE: Sold Out

The Music Box is celebrating their fourth summer of love in a row by bringing you the music and culture of the '60s and '70s! "Feelin' Groovy 4" is an all-new show that will take you back in time and ... [more+]

The Music Box is celebrating their fourth summer of love in a row by bringing you the music and culture of the '60s and '70s! "Feelin' Groovy 4" is an all-new show that will take you back in time and have you rocking and rolling in the aisles at The Music Box Theater in Houston. [less-]

Candlebox at House of Blues Houston

at House of Blues Houston, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Thu, August 23
FULL PRICE: n/a
OFFER PRICE: Sold Out

With early '90s hits like "Far Behind," "You" and "Cover Me," Seattle rockers Candlebox helped usher grunge into the mainstream. Now, you can see the multi-platinum act celebrate the 25th anniversary ... [more+]

With early '90s hits like "Far Behind," "You" and "Cover Me," Seattle rockers Candlebox helped usher grunge into the mainstream. Now, you can see the multi-platinum act celebrate the 25th anniversary of its debut album at House of Blues Houston. [less-]

"The Eado Comedy Show": Edgy Long-Form Improv

at CSz Arena, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Thu, August 23
Thu, August 30
Thu, September 06
+ 3 more dates
Thu, August 23
Thu, August 30
Thu, September 06
Thu, September 13
Thu, September 20
Thu, September 27
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FULL PRICE: $10
OFFER PRICE: $5

Catch plenty of high-energy characters, fast-paced scenes and personal absurdities in "The Eado Comedy Show", CSz Houston's long-form improv show that draws from the fun East Downtown neighborhood vib... [more+]

Catch plenty of high-energy characters, fast-paced scenes and personal absurdities in "The Eado Comedy Show", CSz Houston's long-form improv show that draws from the fun East Downtown neighborhood vibe. Think of this weekly laugh session as an edgier, late-night comedy cousin of the more squeaky-clean "ComedySportz" showcase. You provide the inspiration and the "Eado" talent will take it from there, delivering a show that's unscripted and unexpected -- always different, but reliably ridiculous. [less-]

Boy Bandz

at Art Factory, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Fri, August 24
Sat, August 25
Sun, August 26
FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10 - $12.50

Art Factory is proud to present the 2018 Concert Series, a live music experience like no other. These explosive concerts are packed wall-to-wall with songs performed by entirely local casts of Houston... [more+]

Art Factory is proud to present the 2018 Concert Series, a live music experience like no other. These explosive concerts are packed wall-to-wall with songs performed by entirely local casts of Houston's finest singers. It's 90 solid minutes of incredible music. Featuring all of your favorites from groups like N*Sync, the Backstreet Boys, Hanson, the Jackson 5, The Beach Boys, 98 Degrees, Boyz2Men, the Beatles, One Direction and more, Boy Bandz is a nostalgic evening of live music that will have you dancing in the aisles. [less-]

Baseball Fun: Sugar Land Skeeters Take on Atlantic League Rivals

at Constellation Field, Sugar Land
OFFER DATES:
Fri, August 24
Sat, August 25
Sun, August 26
+ 5 more dates
Fri, August 24
Sat, August 25
Sun, August 26
Thu, August 30
Fri, August 31
Sat, September 01
Sun, September 02
Thu, September 13
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FULL PRICE: $14
OFFER PRICE: $8.50

Watch an incredible mix of Major League prospects and veterans play Atlantic League professional baseball right in your backyard as the Sugar Land Skeeters face off against their toughest foes. Conste... [more+]

Watch an incredible mix of Major League prospects and veterans play Atlantic League professional baseball right in your backyard as the Sugar Land Skeeters face off against their toughest foes. Constellation Field, the Skeeters' home turf, is more than just a ballpark -- it's filled with fun activities for the whole family, including a splash pad, playground and carousel. And along with the exciting games, there're plenty of promotions to keep things festive, with Margarita Mondays, postgame concerts, Friday night fireworks and a Sunday Funday pregame team autograph session, game of catch on Constellation Field and even a chance for the little ones to run the bases after the game. [less-]

Comedian Juan Villareal & Reginald Ballard (aka Bruh-Man) @ Joke Joint!

at Joke Joint Comedy Showcase, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Fri, August 24
Fri, August 24
Sat, August 25
+ 1 more dates
Fri, August 24
Fri, August 24
Sat, August 25
Sat, August 25
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FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

This weekend, local legend Juan Villareal brings Galveston's own "Bruh Man" from the Martin Show to Joke Joint Comedy Showcase on August 24th and 25th! For over 22 years Juan Villareal has been enter... [more+]

This weekend, local legend Juan Villareal brings Galveston's own "Bruh Man" from the Martin Show to Joke Joint Comedy Showcase on August 24th and 25th! For over 22 years Juan Villareal has been entertaining audiences from coast to coast with his own flavor of stand up comedy. With stories of family, growing up, getting old and other life experiences, Juan guarantees that every performance leaves the crowd wanting more. Juan has shared the stage with such comedy greats as Paul Rodriguez, Cedric the Entertainer, Steve Harvey and Jamie Foxx and he’s toured extensively with Carlos Mencia. With many TV appearances under his belt, including those on HBO and SHOWTIME, Juan has the honor of having appeared on BET’s Comic View 11 times, more than any other comic. Reginald Ballard is an American character actor and comedian from Galveston, Texas who is best known for his recurring roles as Bruh-man in the sitcom "Martin" and W.B. on "The Bernie Mac Show", which both aired on Fox Broadcasting Company. After graduation from Ball High School, where he was an all district linebacker, Ballard earned a full football scholarship to Southern Methodist University, where he was also a theatre major. Just before his senior year, Ballard transferred to the University of Missouri, where he continued to play football, while continuing to act, appearing in a university production of "A Soldier's Story" in the role of C.J. Memphis [less-]

Boogie Down at "54": Live Disco Show & Dancing

at Prohibition Theatre, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Fri, August 24
Fri, August 31
Fri, September 07
+ 16 more dates
Fri, August 24
Fri, August 31
Fri, September 07
Fri, September 14
Fri, September 21
Fri, September 28
Fri, October 05
Fri, October 12
Fri, October 19
Fri, October 26
Fri, November 02
Fri, November 09
Fri, November 16
Fri, November 23
Fri, November 30
Fri, December 07
Fri, December 14
Fri, December 21
Fri, December 28
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FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

In the late 1970s, disco reigned supreme and Studio 54 was the place to be and be seen! You had to be in to get in, and the who's who of Hollywood were on the scene. "54" is hosted by Rex Nightly and ... [more+]

In the late 1970s, disco reigned supreme and Studio 54 was the place to be and be seen! You had to be in to get in, and the who's who of Hollywood were on the scene. "54" is hosted by Rex Nightly and features acts that will get your heart pounding and your ass shaking. Boogie over to Prohibition Theatre and get down with with Houston's brightest stars, The Moonlight Dolls, for the party of your life! This one-hour show is followed by two hours of disco dancing. [less-]

Burlesque, Singers & Stripteases in The Late Show

at Prohibition Theatre, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Sat, August 25
Sat, September 01
Sat, September 08
+ 16 more dates
Sat, August 25
Sat, September 01
Sat, September 08
Sat, September 15
Sat, September 22
Sat, September 29
Sat, October 06
Sat, October 13
Sat, October 20
Sat, October 27
Sat, November 03
Sat, November 10
Sat, November 17
Sat, November 24
Sat, December 01
Sat, December 08
Sat, December 15
Sat, December 22
Sat, December 29
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FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10

Bathtub Full of Gin is Terrible Enfant's Theatre Company's spectacular immersive dance series, where evocative theatre performances combine with high energy music. The series features exclusive one-of... [more+]

Bathtub Full of Gin is Terrible Enfant's Theatre Company's spectacular immersive dance series, where evocative theatre performances combine with high energy music. The series features exclusive one-of-a-kind nightlife experiences with The Moonlight Dolls, inviting guests for a sexy, performance-filled night. Enjoy scintillating dance numbers and high flying, death defying aerial acts. The scene and live entertainment provide the perfect escape from the daily routine. [less-]

Acclaimed "Shock Jock" Drama "Talk Radio"

at MATCH - Midtown Arts and Theater Center Houston, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Sat, August 25
Thu, August 30
Fri, August 31
+ 3 more dates
Sat, August 25
Thu, August 30
Fri, August 31
Sat, September 01
Thu, September 06
Fri, September 07
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FULL PRICE: $25
OFFER PRICE: $14

A finalist for the 1988 Pulitzer Prize in Drama, "Talk Radio" is based in part on the assassination of radio host Alan Berg, as well as the book "Talked to Death: The Life and Murder of Alan Berg by S... [more+]

A finalist for the 1988 Pulitzer Prize in Drama, "Talk Radio" is based in part on the assassination of radio host Alan Berg, as well as the book "Talked to Death: The Life and Murder of Alan Berg by Stephen Singular." Its central character, Barry Champlain, is a controversial on-air radio "shock jock" doing what he does best: treating his late-night callers with contempt. But when his Cleveland-based program is considered for national syndication and his producer cautions him about offending sponsors, Barry defiantly responds and excoriates his audience ... but they just keep calling. [less-]

"The Dinner Detective": An Interactive Mystery Dinner Show

at Doubletree Hotel Houston, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Sat, August 25
Sat, September 15
Sat, September 29
+ 4 more dates
Sat, August 25
Sat, September 15
Sat, September 29
Sat, October 13
Sat, October 27
Sat, November 10
Sat, November 24
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FULL PRICE: $87.95
OFFER PRICE: $52.77

Named Best Dinner Show in Los Angeles and Denver four years running, "The Dinner Detective" comes to Houston to serve up a tasty whodunit along with a seated four-course dinner. And since this comedic... [more+]

Named Best Dinner Show in Los Angeles and Denver four years running, "The Dinner Detective" comes to Houston to serve up a tasty whodunit along with a seated four-course dinner. And since this comedic murder mystery is set in the present day, you'll never know whether someone at your table is one of the talented cast of improvisers. In fact, everyone's a suspect -- including you! The evening kicks off with a reception featuring tray-passed hors d'oeuvres, followed by the meal, which includes salad, an entree and dessert. Between courses you can expect plenty of murder, mayhem and hidden clues coming to light as you puzzle through the crime. The top sleuth even wins a prize package at the end of the evening -- not to mention serious bragging rights. [less-]

The Ladies Cave (Pamper Me Social)

at India House, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Sat, August 25
FULL PRICE: $10
OFFER PRICE: $5

You work hard, so it's time to play hard as you treat yourself and your friends during a day of pampering! Relax, spoil yourself and take well-deserved break time with friends, family and potential ne... [more+]

You work hard, so it's time to play hard as you treat yourself and your friends during a day of pampering! Relax, spoil yourself and take well-deserved break time with friends, family and potential new friends. The Ladies Cave presents a full day of pampering, shopping, workshops, great food, wine, desserts, skin care, beauty suite, health and wellness and much more. Enjoy professional make-up, nail services, lash technicians, fitness class and experts on-site at India House in Houston. [less-]

Rich Williams Hosts Top Comics in Houston

at The Secret Group, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Fri, August 31
FULL PRICE: $20 - $40
OFFER PRICE: $10 - $20

Rich Williams' Joke Riot is Houston's hottest monthly comedy show, featuring performers who've been seen on NBC, FOX, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon and BET, and on shows such as Kevin Hart's "Hart of th... [more+]

Rich Williams' Joke Riot is Houston's hottest monthly comedy show, featuring performers who've been seen on NBC, FOX, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon and BET, and on shows such as Kevin Hart's "Hart of the City", John Oliver's "New York Stand-Up Show", "The Real" and "The Voice". Hosted by Rich Williams, this night of laughter at The Secret Group includes Steven Lemus, Doug Dalton, Brandy Adams and many more comics, along with sketches by Comedy Hub Houston. [less-]

"Magnolia City": Murder Mystery Dinner & Show

at Prohibition Theatre, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Sun, September 02
Sun, October 07
FULL PRICE: $50
OFFER PRICE: $25

Welcome to the Gold Key Speakeasy in the heart of Magnolia City. Club owners Whiskey Lou and JoJo have the hottest spot in town, the who's who of Houston are there as drama ensues. What drama you ask?... [more+]

Welcome to the Gold Key Speakeasy in the heart of Magnolia City. Club owners Whiskey Lou and JoJo have the hottest spot in town, the who's who of Houston are there as drama ensues. What drama you ask? Well, somebody is scheming and the joint's losing cash fast, JoJo's two-timing ways are about to catch up to him, the guests are sharing plates, and the bookies are getting restless. Get ready for a night of music, mayhem and mystery at "Magnolia City"! You are a part of the story as it unfolds as you pick up clues throughout the night. Will you be the first to discover who done it at Prohibition Supperclub & Bar? [less-]

Powerful Drama "Jesus Hopped the 'A' Train"

at Studio 101, Houston
OFFER DATES:
Thu, September 06
Fri, September 07
Sat, September 08
+ 12 more dates
Thu, September 06
Fri, September 07
Sat, September 08
Sun, September 09
Thu, September 13
Fri, September 14
Sat, September 15
Sun, September 16
Thu, September 20
Fri, September 21
Sat, September 22
Sun, September 23
Thu, September 27
Fri, September 28
Sat, September 29
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FULL PRICE: $32
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $16

On his second night of incarceration, Angel Cruz is transferred to a special lockdown wing of protective custody. His only source of human contact is a lone inmate -- Lucius Jenkins, a.k.a. "the Black... [more+]

On his second night of incarceration, Angel Cruz is transferred to a special lockdown wing of protective custody. His only source of human contact is a lone inmate -- Lucius Jenkins, a.k.a. "the Black Plague" -- a sociopathic serial killer who pauses from his workouts only to chain smoke and to "save" Angel. Lucius Jenkins has found God. Now Angel's life and the course of his trial will be changed forever. Catch this powerful drama in Studio 101 in Houston, performed by the 4th Wall Theatre Company. [less-]

 

 

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