The University of Texas at Austin


In-person performances are currently suspended. We are now contacting ticketholders for events through December 13. Additional information available at: https://texasperformingarts.org/updates

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Family on Bass Stage

Join us backstage at TPA for a look at what goes on behind the scenes and to meet the staff and students who bring you the performances you love.

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Bass Concert Hall is home to all the best shows direct from Broadway.

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Oct 17 – Dec 12

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Jan 12 – 17



Feb 9 – 14


Revealed: The Secret Sauce of Hollywood’s Original Blockbusters

Oct 28   |  Texas Lifestyle Magazine

Just how did the great Hollywood studios make doorbusting blockbuster movies back before CGI, drones and other modern day techno wizardry? All is revealed in a first-time collaboration between San Antonio’s McNay Art Museum and Texas Performing Arts as they debut six rare hand-painted, sound-stage backdrops from one of Hollywood’s legendary filmmakers, Metro Goldwyn Mayer (MGM) Studios. 

IN PROCESS: Charles O. Anderson on (Re)Staging (Re)Current Unrest

Oct 14   |  Fusebox Festival

Charles O. Anderson spoke to Fusebox Co-Artistic Director Anna Gallagher-Ross about (Re)Current Unrest back in 2017, and in this 2020 interview they revisit their conversation from three years prior, and discuss what it means to reimagine this important work right during what has been called the largest civil rights movement in history.