Events And Venues In Houston Area

Houston Shakespeare Festival

July 28 to August 6, 2022
Miller Outdoor Theatre, 6000 Hermann Park Drive, Houston 77030

  • July 28, 30, August 1, 3 -- King Lear, in dividing his estate, disowns the wrong child. Family loyalty, betrayal, and madness set the stage for King Lear - the first Houston Shakespeare Festival production of this enthralling masterpiece in over 20 years. Director Stephanie Shine (As You Like It) leads a powerful ensemble in Shakespeare’s epic opus, with Jack Young in the title role.
  • July 29, August 4, 6 -- Shakespeare’s dark fairytale romance, Cymbeline, tells the tale of a hopeful princess Imogen and her banished secret husband, plus her wicked stepmother, her goofball step-brother, and her powerful father, King Cymbeline. They make a harrowing journey through secret plots, forbidden love, mistaken identity, vile poisons, and treachery.