ZACH's 2013-14 Season

Mainstage Season in ZACH's Topfer Theatre

The 2013-14 Season guarantees to captivate, provoke, excite and thrill! PLUS, there are two new packages you can add to your subscription – TOP Concerts @ ZACH and ZACH's Family Series!

Please note: Only ages 5 and up are permitted at ZACH main stage productions.

The Gospel at Colonus

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Conceived and Adapted by Lee Breuer • Music Composed by Bob Telson • Original Lyrics by Lee Breuer • Adapted Lyrics by Bob Telson and Lee Breuer • Directed by Dave Steakley • Musical Direction by Allen Robertson

April 2 - 27

Make a joyful noise! The acclaimed ZACH theatrical landmark returns in an all-new production. Based on Sophocles' Greek myth "Oedipus" and set in a contemporary African-American gospel church service, this soul-stirring event will move and thrill you with electrifying vocals by Austin's most acclaimed gospel singers including Judy Arnold, Janis Stinson, Timothy Curry, Felicia Dinwiddie and Roderick Sanford with a full gospel choir!

"Electrifying, magnetic and ecstatic!"
–San Francisco Gate

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By Christopher Durang • Directed by Abe Reybold

May 28-June 22

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, the irresistible new comedy by Christopher Durang makes it's Central Texas premiere at ZACH. Winner of the 2013 Tony Award for 'Best Play.' Vanya and his sister Sonia live a quiet life in the farmhouse where they grew up. But their sister Masha escaped many years ago and became a famous movie star! When Masha returns unannounced with her 20-something boy toy, Spike, so begins an unforgettable weekend of rivalry, regret, and generally hilarious racket. By the end of their impromptu family reunion, this lovable bunch won’t ever be the same.

The Who's Tommy

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Book by Pete Townshend and Des McAnuff • Music and Lyrics by Pete Townshend • Additional Music and Lyrics by John Entwistle and Keith Moon • Directed by Dave Steakley • Musical Direction by Allen Robertson • Choreography by Robin Lewis

July 9 - August 17

The Who's legendary rock opera explodes with hit songs like "Pinball Wizard", "See Me" and "I'm Free". Tommy falls down the rabbit hole into a ZACH created rock-n-roll land­scape where the deaf, dumb and blind kid encounters Uncle Ernie the Mad Hatter, his mother the White Queen, Cousin Kevin the Cheshire Cat, the Acid Red Queen, and his doctors Tweedle Dee & Tweedle Dum. This critically acclaimed, smash hit is a must-see theatrical journey where the entire theatre becomes a giant pinball machine!

SEASON EXTRAS on ZACH's Whisenhunt Stage

The Who's Tommy

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Written by and Starring Jaston Williams

August 28 - September 21

GREATER TUNA creator and star of ZACH's TRU, Jaston Williams shares a hilarious new play about his life on stage and behind the scenes. True stories like his first play in San Antonio, "Hamlet Con Queso," will keep you in stitches!

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