MainStage Theater for Youth Classes & Camps Info for Schools Support MST


By Sean Devine

March 31 – April 29, 2018

It is the fall of 1964. With a presidential election looming, a group of advertisers working for Lyndon B. Johnson unleash the most infamous political commercial ever conceived: the “Daisy” ad. This ad played only once, but it carved a scar deep into the American psyche. Based on actual people and events.

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Based on the novels by Louis Sachar
Adapted for the stage by John Olive

April 10 – May 19, 2018

Wayside School is sideways. That's how the builder built it. Instead of
making thirty classrooms side by side, he built them one on top of the
other – which explains why all kinds of crazy things happen there.

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A national campaign of theater activism against gun violence

By Lauren Gunderson

April 20, 2018

Main Street Theater is participating in a national initiative led by playwright Lauren Gunderson to campaign against gun violence. MST is currently the only theater in Texas to be offering Natural Shocks.

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Ages 4 – 18

Five locations available!

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Main Street Theater provides theater experiences for all ages. Founded in 1975, our MainStage produces professional, intimate, literary plays for adults; our Theater for Youth produces professional, engaging productions based on children’s literature for families and school groups, both in-house and on tour around Texas; and we offer Education and Outreach programs on-site and at satellite locations around the Greater Houston area for youth aged 4 – high school. We perform locally in 2 facilities: our Rice Village home on Times. Blvd., and as part of the MATCH (Midtown Arts & Theater Center Houston) on Main Street.
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