HOUSTON FIRST CORP. LAUNCHES THE FIRST WEEK OF THE THEATER
Performing arts enthusiasts will have access to exclusive offers and discounts
HOUSTON, August 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The first annual Houston Theater Week is the largest consumer promotion celebrating live theater and performing arts in Houston history. For just one week, August 22-29, 2022theatergoers and first timers can enjoy exclusive Buy One, Get One FREE tickets to over 90 different shows and performances.
(Important note: August 22-29, 2022 is the designated week when people can purchase tickets at the exclusive discounted rate. Performances take place at various times throughout the 2022/2023 performance season.)
“Houston Theater District is thrilled to partner with Houston First Corporation on this new cultural tradition that celebrates our wonderfully diverse performing arts and live events scene. And with 18 professional performing arts organizations joining forces, there really has something for everyone,” said jim nelsonPresident, Houston Theater District.
Houston Theater Week includes hit performances from Houston’s permanent resident companies: Houston Symphony, Houston Ballet, Alley Theatre, Houston Grand Opera, DaCamera, Performing Arts Houston, Theater Under the Stars and The Hobby Center. These groups are joined by many of Houston’s outstanding community theater groups and professional music ensembles such as: ROCO, Dirt Dogs Theater Company, Main Street Theatre, Mercury Chamber Orchestra, Kinetic Ensemble, 4e Mural theater company and more.
Some of the classic and peak performances include:
- Don’t misbehave
- Bach Cello Suites
- chicago the musical
- DaCamera Presents Kendrick Scott’s Unearthed
- Harlem Dance Theater
- Handel’s Messiah
- Legally blonde the musical
- Mary Poppins
- She has a soul
- to crush
- Disney’s Winnie the Pooh: the new musical adaptation on stage
Not only does this offer give audiences a great deal, it also supports everyone involved in making these state-of-the-art productions, from elite performers to behind-the-scenes professionals in the downtown theater district as well than neighborhoods and communities beyond.
“Houston Theater Week was developed to showcase and strengthen Houston’s diverse portfolio of professional performing arts,” said Houston’s first president & CEO Michael Heckman. “We are proud to partner with resident companies in the downtown core as well as community theater groups located throughout our city and look forward to this campaign continuing to grow in popularity and success. .”
For Houston Theater Week assets, including B-roll and footage, go here.
To view all offers and purchase tickets, please visit: www.HoustonTheaterWeek.com.
The promo code for the special offer for Houston Theater Week is: HTXARTS.
ABOUT HOUSTON FIRST CORPORATION
houston first is the official destination management agency of the City of Houston. In addition, houston first owns the Hilton Americas-Houston hotel, manages the George R. Brown Convention Center as well as 10 city-owned properties, and developed the Avenida Houston entertainment district. Learn more about HoustonFirst.com and VisitHouston.com.
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