art 1opener132               MFAH Announces A Photographer's Collection:Gifts from Michael and Michele Marvins

Music & Dance


ARS LYRICA

Sweet Philomena
Sept. 22, 2017

HOUSTON SYMPHONY
September
1-3  Ella
6  Best of John Williams
9  Opening Night
10  Fiesta Sinfonica
14-16  Mahler & Dvorak
22-24  Andres Conducts Schumann
25  Garrison Keillor
28-10/1  Russian Masters
October
6-8  Superhero Soundtrack
14  Lunada
19-21  Mozart’s Jupiter Symphony
26-29  BeethoveN & Prokofiev
27  Psycho: Film w/ Live Orchestra

RIVER OAKS CHAMBER ORCHESTRA (ROCO)

To the Beat of A Different Drummer
Sept. 22-23, 2017

Unchambered: Nik-NAK
Oct. 8, 2017

MILLER OUTDOOR THEATRE

September
2    Bach & Piazzolla
3    Bollywood Blast:  The Bollywood Bachelor
8-9    Xanadu
15    El Grito w/ Mariachi Reyna de Las Angelas
16    Salsa y Salud
19    Tapestry Dance
20    Moving Myths
22    ROCO Season Opener
23    Dia De la Hispanidad Plena Libre
25    Dr. Kaboom
28    No Bully Here
29    Movies at Miller - Sing
30    Take Me to the River: William Bell, Bobby Rush, Charlie Musselwhite
October
1    1000 Lights for Peace
2-4    Hansel & Gretel
5-7    38th Annual Festival Chicano
12-13    Swing Baby Swing!
14    Lunada 2017
15    Symphonic Spooktacular
20-21    Splendid China XII
23    Kupira Marimba
25    Moving Myths
26     Let’s Make a Play Today!
27    Tsuru
28    Some Enchanted Evening
31    John Carpenter’s Halloween (1978)


Theater


ALLEY THEATER

Alfred Hitchcock’s the 39 Steps
Ongoing through Sept. 3, 2017

Describe the Night
Opens Sept. 15 through Oct. 15, 2017

Cleo
Opens Sept. 29 through Oct. 22, 2017

A.D. PLAYERS

Harvey
Opens Sept. 8 through Oct. 1, 2017

THE ENSEMBLE THEATRE

Sassy Mamas
Opens Sept. 22 through Oct. 16, 2017

The First Noel
Opens Nov. 17 through Dec. 3, 2017

HOBBY CENTER

September
9    Philip Glass: Aguas da Amazonia
15-16    American Idiot
16-17    Thousands of Helping Hands
21    Tedeschi Trucks Band
21    Christopher Kimball’s Milk Street LIVE
22    Sweet Philomela
October
7    Houston Melharmony
10-22    The Secret Garden
31    Escape to Margaritaville

STAGES REPERTORY THEATRE

Always... Patsy Cline
Ongoing through Sept. 17, 2017

Woody Sez, the life & Music of Woody Guthrie
Ongoing through Sept. 3, 2017


CONCERTS & Events


TOYOTA CENTER
September
8     Nicky jam w/ plan B
9    Janet Jackson
22    Enrique Iglesias & Pitbull
23     Ricardo Arjona
29    Marco Antonio Solis
October
6    Tim Mcgraw & Faith Hill
19     Marc Anthony
24    Bruno Mars
25    Halsey

NRG STADIUM
October
7     SHSU Bearkats vs SFA Lumberjacks
21    Monster Jam

 

MUSEUMS

ASIA SOCIETY TEXAS CENTER

Sangram Majumdar
Ongoing through Sept. 10, 2017

Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam
Opens Sept. 9, 2017 through Feb. 2018

MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS HOUSTON

Arts of Islamic Lands: Selections from The al-Sabah Collection, Kuwait
Ongoing through Jan. 28, 2018

Pipilotti Rist: Pixel Forest and Worry Will Vanish
Ongoing through Sept. 17, 2017

Homelands and Histories: Photographs by Fazal Sheikh
Ongoing through Oct. 1, 2017

Paint the Revolution: Mexican Modernism, 1910-1950
Ongoing through Oct. 1, 2017

The Glamour and Romance of Oscar de la Renta
Opens Oct. 8, 2017 through Jan 21, 2018

Rebel, Jester, Mystic, Poet: Contemporary Persians -  The Mohammed Afkhami Collection
Ongoing through Sept. 24, 2017

CONTEMPORARY ARTS MUSEUM HOUSTON

A Better Yesterday
Ongoing through Sept. 3, 2017

Annabeth Rosen: Fired, Broken, Gathered, Heaped
Opens Aug. 19 through Nov 26, 2017

HOLOCAUST MUSEUM HOUSTON

The Butterfly Project
Ongoing through Dec. 31, 2017

MENIL COLLECTION

Francis Alys: The Fabiola Project
Ongoing through May 13, 2018

Thirty Works for Thirty Years
Ongoing through Jan. 28, 2018

Mona Hatoum: Terra Infirma
Opens Oct. 13, 2017 through Feb. 25, 2018

Houston Museum of Natural Science Gladiators: Heroes of the Colosseum
Ongoing through Sept. 4, 2017

Out of the Amazon: Life on the River
Ongoing through Sept. 4, 2017

Mapping Texas: From Frontier to the LoneStar State
Ongoing through Oct. 8, 2017

Gems of the Sea: The Guido T. Poppe Collection
Opens Aug. 1 through Dec. 31, 2017

Vanishing Arts: Highlights from the Beasley-Hwang Collection
Ongoing Exhibit

Cabinets of Curiosities
Ongoing Exhibit

Faces From the Southern Ocean
Ongoing Exhibit

Tourmaline Treasures
Ongoing Exhibit


SPORTS


HOUSTON ASTROS
MINUTE MAID PARK
September
1-3     NY Mets
15-17    Seattle
19-21    Chicago White Sox
22-24    LA Angels

HOUSTON DYNAMO
BBVA COMPASS STADIUM
September
9     Colorado Rapids
27    LA Galaxy
October
22     Chicago Fire

HOUSTON TEXANS
NRG STADIUM
September
10     Jacksonville
October
1    Tennessee Titans
8    Kansas City Chiefs
15    Cleveland Browns