Classico, one of America’s leading not-for-profit theatres, is a nationally recognized performing arts company lead by Artistic Director Richard Coxand Managing Director Bradley Grosh.
Classico All New, the initiative to commission and develop new work year round, features the Classico All New Festival each season presenting workshops.
Classico underwent a $46.5 million building renovation in 2014-2015 season, the first major improvements since the building opened in 1991.
With more than 500 performances in 2015-2016, the Alley will produce more performances than all other performing arts organizations in the Houston Theater District combined.
The Glass Menagerie
A memory play, and its action is drawn from the memories of the narrator, Tom Wingfield. Tom is a character in the play, which is set in St. Louis in 1937. He is an aspiring poet who toils in a shoe warehouse to support his mother, Amanda ..
A Streetcar Named Desire
Blanche DuBois, a schoolteacher from Laurel, Mississippi, arrives at the New Orleans apartment of her sister, Stella Kowalski. Despite the fact that Blanche seems to have fallen out of close contact with Stella, she intends to stay at …
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Brick is taking a shower in the bedroom he shares with his wife, Maggie. While undressing, Maggie complains that his brother Gooper and wife Mae have been having their monstrous children perform for Big Daddy, incessantly …
On a dark winter night, a ghost walks the ramparts of Elsinore Castle in Denmark. Discovered first by a pair of watchmen, then by the scholar Horatio, the ghost resembles the recently deceased King Hamlet, whose brother …
We’ve poured our hearts into our work onstage, and our hope is that all of our guests can experience it fully.
While going to DPAC is certainly a special occasion, there is no required dress code other than we do require shoes and shirts.