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Austin area high school musical stars will compete on national stage

Mar 8   |  Austin American-Statesman

The Heller Awards are now considered one of dozens of regional prizes that feed into the Jimmy Awards, presented by the Broadway League Foundation. The Hellers joined through the good graces of Texas Performing Arts, the home for Broadway in Austin touring shows, and a member of the Broadway League.

Nominees Announced For 2023 Heller Awards for Young Artists

Mar 7   |  BroadwayWorld Austin

Winners of the 2023 Heller Awards for Young Artists will be eligible to compete in the National High School Musical Theatre Awards® (the Jimmy Awards®) representing Austin this June in New York City. The Heller Awards joining the Jimmy Awards® is made possible by Texas Performing Arts, the home of Broadway in Austin, and a member of The Broadway League. 

Get Hooked on Classics with These Orchestral Performances

Feb 24   |  Austin Chronicle

The Verona Quartet will perform at KMFA ahead of their engagement at the McCullough Theatre on March 3. That evening's program will include the world premiere of a work by Korean-born American composer Texu Kim.

Review: Broadway in Austin's Disney's 'Aladdin'

Feb 16   |  Austin Chronicle

Disney’s Aladdin is one helluva entertaining production. I mean crazy entertaining. See it at Texas Performing Arts' Bass Concert Hall through Feb 19.

'Aladdin' Brings The Magic To Austin

Feb 15   |  CBS Austin

There's a whole new world that hits the stage at Bass Concert Hall with Disney’s Aladdin. The hit Broadway musical is brought to you by the Texas Performing Arts. Through Feb 19.

Five big concerts coming soon to Austin

Feb 6   |  Austin American-Statesman

Barenaked Ladies, makers of 1990s tunes like One Week, will bring their Last Summer on Earth 2023 North American Tour to Bass Concert Hall on June 26. Semisonic and Del Amitri will open.

Review: The de-choreographed body: Works by Deborah Hay

Feb 6   |  Sightlines

The U.S. premiere of Horse, the solos with the Cullberg Dance Company and a rare performance of a lifelong work Hay calls my choreographed body . . . revisited, were part of a one-day celebration of her work at Texas Performing Arts on Jan 28.

Review: Dancing for Themselves in an Underworld of Shadows

Feb 2   |  The New York Times

The acclaimed Swedish dance company Cullberg makes its Joyce Theater debut with Texas Performing Arts' Resident Artist Deborah Hay’s delicate, hypnotic “Horse, the Solos.” The performance made its U.S. premiere at the McCullough Theatre in Austin on Jan 28.

True crime podcast host Ashley Flowers bringing tour to Austin

Feb 2   |  KVUE

Best known for her weekly true-crime podcast, "Crime Junkie," podcast host and author Ashley Flowers is hitting the road and bringing her new podcast, "The Deck," on tour for live shows. The tour will make a stop in Austin on Feb. 3 at Bass Concert Hall. 

Austin choreographer Deborah Hay continues 'challenging the hierarchy' in dance

Jan 26   |  KUT

Choreographer Deborah Hay has been based in Austin since 1976. And this year, she is one of three resident artists at Texas Performing Arts on the UT Austin campus. The work she has honed during her residency, Horse, the solos, will have its U.S. premiere at the McCullough Theatre on Saturday.


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