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MEET JAKE SPECK

A.D. Players is pleased to announce the appointment of Jake Speck as Executive Director.

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A NEW HOLIDAY CLASSIC

Meet the “worst kids in the history of the world,” and experience the mayhem and merriment of The Best Christmas Pageant Ever.

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CULTURE ANYONE CAN ENJOY

Date Night, or evening with the family – we make it simple with our Young Professionals and Family Flex passes.

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ROCK NATIVITY

This contemporary take on a timeless tale is the perfect Christmas musical celebration.

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NOW SHOWING

THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER

DEC 01 - DEC 23

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NOW SHOWING

ROCK NATIVITY

DEC 06 - DEC 23

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2017-2018 SEASON

  • MAINSTAGE
  • CHILDREN'S THEATER
  • SPECIAL ENGAGEMENT

MAINSTAGE

OR CHOOSE YOUR FAVORITE PERFORMANCES

With a variety of ticket options, you can put together the perfect slate of plays tailored to your liking. 

  • HARVEY
    SEPT 15 - OCT 01

    Harvey, based on the 1944 Pulitzer Prize winning play by Mary Chase, follows the comedy and confusion surrounding the alleged appearance of a 6’ 3” imaginary rabbit.

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  • THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER
    DEC 01 - DEC 23

    The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, adapted from the best-selling book, brings equal parts mayhem and merriment to stage in this new holiday classic featuring the “worst kids in the history of the world.”

    “ONE FIREMAN EVEN COLLARED CLAUDE HERDMAN AND SAID, ‘DID YOU KIDS START THIS FIRE, SMOKING CIGARS?’”

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  • BEST OF ENEMIES
    JAN 12 - FEB 04

    Two natural enemies – a Ku Klux Klan member and a civil rights activist – become unlikely friends in this true story of racial reconciliation set in Durham, North Carolina in 1971.

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  • LILIES OF THE FIELD
    APR 20 - MAY 13

    A traveling Army veteran and handyman finds work and a faith-rich community when he reluctantly builds a chapel for a small band of immigrant nuns.

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  • GOD’S FAVORITE
    JUL 13 - AUG 05

    The jokes and tests of faith fly fast and furious in Neil Simon’s contemporary morality tale of Joe Benjamin – a modern-day “Job” with troubles aplenty.

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CHILDREN'S THEATER

JOYS OF IMAGINATION

Children’s shows slated for 2017-2018 feature young audience classics and tales that promote learning and creativity in a positive and entertaining way.

  • BALLOONACY
    OCT 21 - NOV 04

    A single, red balloon makes all the difference in a lonely man’s life in this sweet, inventive comedy that celebrates acceptance, imagination and friendship.

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  • ROCK NATIVITY
    DEC 06 - DEC 23

    Experience the mystery of the manger, the madness of King Herod, the magic of the magi and the birth of the Messiah in this Christmas musical celebration.

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  • DAVID, THE BEST SLINGER IN THE WEST
    JUN 06 - JUN 23

    Travel back in time – but not too far – as David and a giant named Goliath meet in a classic showdown, re-cast wild-west style.

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SPECIAL ENGAGEMENT

TRAVELING SHOWS

A.D. Players is proud to host touring theatre productions at the Jeannette and L.M. George Theater. 

  • MARTIN LUTHER ON TRIAL
    OCT 19 - OCT 29

    Lucifer, Freud, Hitler, Pope Frances and Martin Luther King, Jr. appear in this courtroom drama celebrating German religious reformer Martin Luther on the 500th anniversary of his protest.

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OR CHOOSE YOUR FAVORITE PERFORMANCES

With a variety of ticket options, you can put together the perfect slate of plays tailored to your liking. 

  • HARVEY
    SEPT 15 - OCT 01

    Harvey, based on the 1944 Pulitzer Prize winning play by Mary Chase, follows the comedy and confusion surrounding the alleged appearance of a 6’ 3” imaginary rabbit.

    Show Details

    BUY TICKETS

  • THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER
    DEC 01 - DEC 23

    The Best Christmas Pageant Ever, adapted from the best-selling book, brings equal parts mayhem and merriment to stage in this new holiday classic featuring the “worst kids in the history of the world.”

    “ONE FIREMAN EVEN COLLARED CLAUDE HERDMAN AND SAID, ‘DID YOU KIDS START THIS FIRE, SMOKING CIGARS?’”

    Show Details

    BUY TICKETS

  • BEST OF ENEMIES
    JAN 12 - FEB 04

    Two natural enemies – a Ku Klux Klan member and a civil rights activist – become unlikely friends in this true story of racial reconciliation set in Durham, North Carolina in 1971.

    Show Details

    BUY TICKETS

  • LILIES OF THE FIELD
    APR 20 - MAY 13

    A traveling Army veteran and handyman finds work and a faith-rich community when he reluctantly builds a chapel for a small band of immigrant nuns.

    Show Details

    BUY TICKETS

  • GOD’S FAVORITE
    JUL 13 - AUG 05

    The jokes and tests of faith fly fast and furious in Neil Simon’s contemporary morality tale of Joe Benjamin – a modern-day “Job” with troubles aplenty.

    Show Details

    BUY TICKETS

THEATER ARTS ACADEMY

ACADEMY / CAMPS / CLASSES

The A.D. Players Theater Arts Academy provides training that nurtures the mind, body and spirit of young artists of all ages.

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Jeannette & L.M. George Theater

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10:00 A.M. - 6:00 P.M. MON-FRI
10:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M. SAT

5420 WESTHEIMER RD
HOUSTON, TX 77056

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