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Mainstage season



An It's a Wonderful Life Classic Radiocast An It's a Wonderful Life Classic Radiocast

By Nathan Jerkins

December 1-23, 2016


The players of the fictional KPNF radio station return with a new spin on Frank Capra’s holiday masterpiece. You’ll fall in love George Bailey’s timeless tale of despair, hope and redemption all over again.






An Iliad An Iliad

Adapted from Homer by Lisa Peterson and Dennis O'Hare, translation by Robert Fagles

February 16-26, 2017


Homer's epic story of war, honor, love and violence in the Greek siege of Troy has never been more engaging than in this tour-de-force solo performance, backed by a live indie rock band and featuring original music by Austin composer Seth Osborn.






Around the World in 80 Days Around the World in 80 Days

Adapted from Jules Verne by Emily Rankin

June 1-24, 2017


This hilariously fresh take on the classic novel follows adventuress Phyllida Fogg, who agrees to an outrageous wager that puts her life and fortune at risk. Danger, romance and comic surprises abound in a dramatic race against time!






Special events



Murder on the Rails Murder on the Rails

Written and directed by Monica Ballard

October 8, 2016  One night only!


An afternoon train ride through the Texas hill country spoils passengers with beautiful views, hors d'oeuvres and wine & beer service. But keep a sharp eye because one of your fellow rail riders has murder on the mind.






A Marvelous Party Marvelous Party: some enchanted evening

7th annual fundraising gala

May 7, 2017


In honor of the legendary duo that gave us beloved Broadway hits like The Sound of Music, Oklahoma!, Cinderella and more, we're reaching into the Rodgers & Hammerstein songbook to orchestrate a truly enchanted evening.






Season memberships



Penfold Membership ($45)

  • One ticket credit for An It's a Wonderful Life Classic Radiocast
  • One ticket credit for An Iliad
  • Free admission to Around the World in 80 Days
  • Ticket credits can be transferred from one mainstage production to another
  • Priority seating at each mainstage production
  • A free drink credit at each mainstage production
  • $10 off tickets to Murder on the Rails
  • $5 off additional tickets to mainstage productions
  • No exchange fees, no ticketing fees





Premium Membership ($105)

  • All benefits of Penfold Membership
  • One ticket credit for A Marvelous Party ($75 value)





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