Music Box Theater, Houston's freshest musical troupe, looks ahead to the awards season with Oscar in the Box. The talented quintet — all former members of Masquerade Theatre — includes Rebekah Dahl, Brad Scarborough, Luke Wrobel, Cay Taylor and Colton Berry. Joined by musical backing band G Sharp and the MBT 3, the group puts its unique spin on more than a dozen movie classics from "Top Hat" to "Moon River." 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 2 p.m. Sundays. Through April 28. 2623 Colquitt. For information, call 713‑522‑7722 or visit www.themusicboxtheater.com. $25 to $35.
Fridays-Sundays. Starts: Jan. 20. Continues through April 28, 2012