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VOCA PEOPLE
Society For The Performing
Arts, March 16
The Voca People will take you on a completely original, thrilling musical adventure unlike anything you’ve experienced before. Full of energy and bursting with fun, this international hit features …

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FEBRUARY EVENTS AT SPA
BEGINNING FEB 7
Undeniably the reigning virtuoso of the violin, Itzhak Perlman returns to Houston Feb. 7 at 8 p.m. at Jones Hall for a recital concert alongside pianist Rohan De Silva. In …

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PROKOFIEV’S ROMEO AND JULIET
Houston Symphony, Feb. 14-17
Relive the stories of William Shakespeare’s most cherished characters. Romeo and Juliet’s romantic encounters will populate one’s imagination as you hear Prokofiev’s riveting score based on the story of …

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CHILDREN’S MUSEUM ACTIVITIES
Celebrate Denmark’s contribution to recreational education with multiple LEGO®-themed activities at the Children’s Museum of Houston Jan. 10-16. Build a fully programmable robot at the Inventors’ Workshop, create a masterpiece of patterns and …

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SHOW BOAT
Houston Grand Opera, Jan 18 – Feb 19
Show Boat follows the theatrical family of The Cotton Blossom as it sails the Mississippi providing musical entertainment at towns along the river. A magical score and …

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INTERACTIVE THEATER COMPANY PRESENTS BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
THROUGH DEC 22
InterActive Theater Company presents Beauty and the Beast through Dec. 22. When Beauty’s well-meaning father tries to bring her a souvenir from his travels, she winds …

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THE RAT PACK IS BACK
SOCIETY FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS, DEC. 7
Celebrate the holidays with the swingin’, free-wheeling sounds of Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., Dean Martin and Joey Bishop. The Rat Pack is Back recreates …

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THETA CHARITY ANTIQUES SHOW
BEGINNING NOV 15
In this Diamond Jubilee year, Queen Elizabeth II celebrates 60 years on the English throne. With a curtsy to Her Majesty’s incredible achievement, the 60th Annual Theta Charity Antiques Show …

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LES MISÉRABLES
BROADWAY ACROSS AMERICA
NOV. 6 – 11
Cameron Mackintosh presents a brand new 25th anniversary production of Boublil & Schönberg’s legendary musical, Les Misérables, with new staging and reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor …

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Cornelius Nursery’s Fall Harvest Festival
OCT. 6
Visit Cornelius Nursery on Saturday, Oct. 6, from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. for the annual Fall Harvest Festival. Children get free pie pumpkin decorating supplies, can participate in tin can planting, …

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WICKED DIVAS
HOUSTON SYMPHONY,
OCT. 5 – 7

Two Wicked stars join forces to celebrate great women of the stage and screen. Broadway divas Nicole Parker and Alli Mauzey will grace the Jones Hall stage for a performance …

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Breakfast With Elizabeth Smart
SEPT. 27
Elizabeth Smart, who was abducted from her Utah home and held captive for nine months before being rescued, will share her story of overcoming adversity at a breakfast event on Thursday, …

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DISNEY’S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Broadway Across America, Sept. 25 – 30
Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, the smash hit Broadway musical, is coming to Houston Sept. 25-30. Based on the Academy Award®-winning animated feature film, this …

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Houston’s Annual Pond Tour
MAY 5
Sparkling waterfalls, splashing fish, colorful water lilies, frogs, dragonflies, and relaxing back yard vignettes welcome visitors to the Houston Pond Tour on May 5-6. Twenty ponds will be open to the …

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TOTALLY MOZART
Houston Symphony,
May 11 – 13
In this delightfully all-Mozart evening led by Maestro Hans Graf, experience a musical ride from Paris to Prague. Plus hear two awe-inspiring concert arias with internationally acclaimed coloratura soprano Albina …

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Primavera Blossoms At The Galleria
THROUGH APRIL 07
Flowers will perfume the air inside The Galleria as it brings back the popular tradition of Primavera from March 29-April 7. The event will boast a variety of living …

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MUSIC OF JOHN DENVER
Houston Symphony, April 5 – 7
Acclaimed John Denver tribute artist Jim Curry takes you back to the time when Rocky Mountain High, Take Me Home: Country Roads, Annie’s Song, and Leaving On …

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William Shatner’s World: We Just Live In It
MAR 23
Society for the Performing Arts has added one night of Shatner’s World: We Just Live in It to the 2011-12 season. Television and movie legend William Shatner …

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Branford Marsalis & Joey Calderazzo Duo
Hobby Center For The Performing Arts
March 23
Nine-time Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Branford Marsalis and pianist Joey Calderazzo have mesmerized audiences with their passionate and profound collaboration since they took the stage …