Renowned first as a novel, and then as a prize winning motion picture The Grapes of Wrath is the story of the Joad family and their flight from the dust bowl of Oklahoma. Desperately proud, but reduced to poverty by the loss of their farm, the Joads gather their few possessions and head west for ...
Fri, Jul 8 2016 8:00 PM — Sun, Jul 17 2016 5:00 PM
Macbeth by William Shakespeare in Jones Hall at the University of Saint Thomas. Macbeth mixes witchcraft, prophecy, and murder. Three “Weïrd Sisters” appear to Macbeth and his comrade Banquo after a battle and prophesy that Macbeth will be king and that the descendants of Banquo will also reign...
Fri, Jul 10 2015 8:00 PM — Sun, Jul 19 2015 5:00 PM
Houston Theatre Group in partnership with the University of St. Thomas is pleased to announce the upcoming performances of Agatha Christie's Black Coffee. Proceeds benefit the Sisters of the Cenacle Retreat House. To learn more about Black Coffee visit our website at: blackcoffeeatust.wordpress.com
Fri, Jul 18 2014 8:00 PM — Sun, Jul 27 2014 4:30 PM
Of Mice and Men was written by Nobel Prize-winning author John Steinbeck. Published in 1937, it tells the tragic story of George Milton and Lennie Small, two displaced migrant ranch workers, who move from place to place in search of new job opportunities during the Great Depression in California,...
Thu, Aug 1 2013 8:00 PM — Thu, Aug 8 2013 10:00 PM
Our Town is Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer Prize-winning play about the townsfolk of Grover's Corners, New Hampshire. The story follows the courtship and marriage of George and Emily, offering a portrait of life in a small New England town. Grover's Corners serves as a microcosm; it is the world con...
Fri, Jul 13 2012 8:00 PM — Sat, Jul 28 2012 10:00 PM
The falsity of the American Dream is the dominant theme of Arthur Miller’s play. Willy Loman represents the primary target of this dream. Like most middle-class working men, he struggles to provide financial security for his family and dreams about making himself a huge financial success. After y...
Thu, Jun 9 2011 8:00 PM — Sat, Jun 18 2011 11:00 PM