Main Street Theater
Houston, TX 77005
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If You Like Little Women, Check Out Daddy Long Legs at Main Street Theater
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 7:11 a.m. by Margaret Downing
A teenager is rescued from the orphanage where she has grown up and a very uncertain future by an unknown benefactor who thinks she has writing talent and offers to pay for her college education. There are two stipulations: she must...
Main Street Theater Announces its 2018-19 Season, With Encores
Thursday, May 10, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. by Houston Press
Taking a page from the book of its own successes, Main Street Theater will be presenting another work by playwright Lauren Gunderson whose play Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley was such a hit for the theater this past season, and...
The Lasting Ramifications of the Daisy Ad and What it Says About Voting Today
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at 5 a.m. by Margaret Downing
It's known as the Daisy Ad. In 1964 as President Lyndon Johnson was facing off against Republican Barry Goldwater, he wanted to send out a message that would activate more people to vote for him. In it, a young girl pulls the petals...
Everyone can Get on Board With Men On Boats at Main Street Theater
Monday, February 12, 2018 at 5 a.m. by D. L. Groover
Ahoy, ye hearty and hirsute brave men of daring. Let's go adventuring! Here's the best by far – Jaclyn Backhaus' Men on Boats, careening through Main Street Theater in the theatrical event of the season. You will find thrills on a m...