The Houston Theater Company tackles John Steinbeck's Nobel Prize-winning classic Of Mice and Men. First-time director Mia Cooper leads the cast, which includes Louis Provenzano as George and Fulton Fry as Lennie, two downtrodden migrant workers drifting from place to place during the Great Depression.
8 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, 3 p.m. Sundays. University of St. Thomas, 3910 Yoakum. For information, visit ustofmiceandmen.wordpress.com. $15.
Thursdays, Fridays, Sundays. Starts: Aug. 1. Continues through Aug. 8, 2013