Main Street Theater
Houston, TX 77005
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How Shakespeare's Work Was Saved For All Time in The Book of Will
Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at 5 a.m. by Margaret Downing
The world almost didn't have many of the works of William Shakespeare. Back in the last part of the 16th and early 17th Century (and for a long time after), playwrights weren't quite so scrupulous about keeping copies of their origi...
Buyer & Cellar at Main Street is a Rollicking, Funny and Preposterous Story
Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 7:07 a.m. by D. L. Groover
Tony Kushner may subtitle his epic drama Angels in America a “gay fantasia on national themes,” but playwright Jonathan Tolins in Buyer & Cellar, deliciously staged at Main Street Theater, delivers a much more down-to-earth, app...
In Buyer & Cellar a Struggling Actor Works in Barbra Streisand's Basement
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at 5 a.m. by Margaret Downing
As soon as he read Jonathan Tolins' Buyer & Cellar, actor Doug Atkins knew he wanted to do this play about a man living in Barbra Streisand's basement, taking care of the dolls, memorabilia and other objects the mega star c...
Daddy Long Legs Tells a Sweet, Albeit Slow, Musical About Young Love
Monday, May 21, 2018 at 7 a.m. by D. L. Groover
In the perfect Broadway musical world, voice become character. Who can ever imagine cleaver-wielding Mrs. Lovett of Sweeney Todd and not picture Angela Lansbury? Or stage mother-deluxe Mama Rose of Gypsy and not be blasted by volcan...