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Unity Theatre Professional Show Series

September 12th, 2016 by Susan Lopez

Unity Theatre Professional Show Series for the 2016 – 2017 season is one you won’t want to miss.  Starting off this Unity Theatre season they will begin with a comedy.  The play will be Noel Coward’s Blythe Spirit.  Blythe Spirit will begin September 22 and run through October 9, 2016.  The smash comedy hit of the London and Broadway stages is one you want to plan to see.  Charles is a cantankerous novelist who re-marries but is haunted by his late wife, the wickedly clever Elvira. Elvira is called up by a visiting “Happy Medium”, Madame Arcati and that is where the fun begins.

Unity Theatre Professional Show Series for December 1-18, 2016 will be a classic Christmas performing Little Women based on the novel Louisa May Alcott.  This is a heartwarming musical follows the adventures of the March sisters and their experience growing up in Civil War America.  A timeless story filled with personal discovery, headache, hope, everlasting love, and a lifting of the spirit.

Unity Theatre Professional Show Series for February 9-26, 2017 will be The Diary of Anne Frank.  This play is based on the book “Anne Frank:  The Diary of a Young Girl”.  This show is a powerful adaptation of the inspiring Anne Frank as she confronts her rapidly changing life and the increasing horror of her time with honesty, wit, and determination.

Unity Theatre Professional Show Series for June 1-8, 2017 will be a comedy by Ken Ludwig.  In this hilarious comedy there are two down on their luck actors who try to impersonate an elderly woman’s nephews to inherit her fortune.  Simple task unit they discover the elderly woman only has nieces, not nephews!  Here is where the laughs begin.  For tickets to these shows go to UnityBrenham.org and order tickets online.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chapter Two By Neil Simon

May 9th, 2015 by Susan Lopez

Chapter Two by Neil Simon

Chapter Two at Unity Theatre

Chapter Two by Neil Simon is a romantic comedy.  Unity Theater will present Chapter Two beginning May 28-June 14, 2015.  Curtain times are Thursdays 7:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays 8:00 p.m., and Sunday matinees at 4:00 p.m.  Ticket price is $27.00.  Chapter Two by Neil Simon was nominated for best play at the 1978 Tony Awards.  The play will be directed by Paul Gaffney.  George Schneider, is the plays main character, who is a struggling play writer.  George is a middles aged widower who is struggling to accept his wife’s untimely passing.  George’s brother, Leo, sets George up on series of wildly unsuccessful dates.  It is at this time that George meets the plays character Jennie Malone.  Jennie is a divorced soap opera actress.  Coping with their separate tragedies, George and Jennie must discover not when, but how they can start Chapter Two in their lives!  In a hilarious subplot, Leo has an encounter with Faye, Jennies’ neurotic friend!

The Unity Theatre is located in an renovated warehouse in old town Brenham.  Such great ambiance, easy parking, with restaurants close by that you can eat and walk to the theatre.  Grab a friend and make plans to come and stay with us at Brenham House Bed and Breakfast.  We will be glad to secure your tickets.  You just show up, freshen up at the bed and breakfast, and then head out for dinner at the Kay’s Cuisine, Brenham Grill, B T Long Horn Saloon, Volares or Yums!, and then head over to the Unity Theater for an evening of laughter!

Forever Plaid Tidings

November 16th, 2014 by Susan Lopez

Forever Plaid Tidings

Showing at Unity Theatre in Brenham-Forever Plaid Tidings

This Christmas Season the Unity Theatre will present a Christmas Musical “Forever Plaid Tidings”, by Stuart Ross.  The show begins December 4th, 2014 and runs until the 21st.  Show times are Thursday at 7:30 p.m., Friday and Saturday at 8:00 p.m., and Sunday afternoons at 4:00 p.m.  Tickets are $30.00.  Unity Theatre is located, in the historic district, at 300 Church Street, Brenham, Texas.

This performance is filled with Christmas standards.   The boys are back to do their Christmas Special in this sequel to “Forever Plaid”.  Francis, Jinx, Smudge, and Sparky aren’t sure why they have returned to earth for another posthumous performance.  A phone call from the heavenly Rosemary Clooney lets them know that they are needed to put a little harmony into a discordant world.  Sprinkled among the Christmas offerings are riotous versions of “The Ed Sullivan Show” featuring the Rockettes, the Chipmunks and The Vienna Boys Choir, and a Plaid Caribbean Christmas!  If you loved “Forever Plaid” you will love this Christmas Musical “Forever Plaid Tidings”.  Call 979 830-8358, go online to UnityBrenham.com or we will be glad to secure your tickets if you are staying with us at Brenham House Bed and Breakfast!

 

“Boeing Boeing” Starts Unity’s 20th Season

September 20th, 2014 by Susan Lopez

Boeing Boeing Starts Unity's 20th Season

First show in the line up Of Unity’s 20th season

“Boeing Boeing” starts Unity’s 20th season off with a great comedy.  What better way to kick the season off than with a classic 1960’s farce?  “Boeing Boeing” is the story of a bachelor named Bernard, who couldn’t be happier living, in a flat, in Paris while engaged to Gloria, Gabriella and to Gretchen.  The playboy bachelor was living the life, juggling the arrivals and departures of the three gorgeous flight attendants.  This supersonic lifestyle of Bernard goes into a tailspin when flight schedules change, and all three women arrive at his apartment, on the same evening!

“Boeing Boeing” was made into a movie starring comedian Jerry Lewis and Tony Curtis.  The movie premiered in December 1965.  The stage production later enjoyed a revival, in 2007, on the West End in London. The play was perfomed on Broadway, in 2008, and won the Tony Award that year for Best Revival of a play.

“Boeing Boeing”, by Marc Camoletti, performances begin with a preview on September 25, 2014.  The opening night will be Friday 16th.  The play will run through October 12, 2014.  Performance times will be Thursdays at 7:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 p.m. and Sundays at 4:00 p.m.

Reservations can be made through the Unity Theatre box office at 300 Church Street.  The office is open Mondays through Fridays from 10:00a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  Tickets are available by phone at 830-8358 or online at Unity Theatre.  Ticket prices are $27.00 each, plus tax.

Book your room with us at Brenham House Bed and Breakfast and we will be glad to secure your tickets for you, at $25.00 each plus tax!  You can add them to your online booking or call us and we will make all of the arrangements for you.

Unity Theatre Performances

August 19th, 2014 by Susan Lopez

Unity Theatre is celebrating 20 years!  Unity Theatre performances for this 2014-2015 year will be an exciting season.

  • Boeing Boeing by Marc Camoletti
  • A Piece of My Heart by Gretchen Jones
  • Forever Plaid Plaid Tidings by Stuart Ross
  • Chapter Two by Neil Simon
  • Kayak by Jordan Hall
  • Shooting Star by Steven Diez
  • and the summer family play is Snow White Goes West by Jim Eiler and Jeanne Bargy
Unity Theatre Performances

2014-2015 Season of Unity Theatre in Brenham, Texas

Unity Theatre performances take place in a beautifully reovated warehouse, in Brenham’s historic downtown.  Unity Theatre performances are all professional shows.  Unity Theatre is located at 300 Church Street, Brenham, Texas.  It is the only professional theatre, in Washington County.  Unity Theatre performances bring actors, directors, designers, and technicians from across the country.  That is why you will see some of the most rewarding theatrical experiences possible.  Unity Theatre performances will start this 2014-2015 season with Boeing Boeing by Mars Camoletti.

Unity Theatre performances

First show in the line up this season

This main stage performance will be a fun show of the swinging 60’s.  Fasten your seat belts for this bumpy, but hilarious ride in the classic farce.  the show is full of flirtatious hijinks, slamming doors and utter confusion!  Make your plans now for this show that will run September 25- October 12, 2014.  Book your room at Brenham House Bed and Breakfast and we will be glad to secure your tickets for you!

Unity Theatre Presents Deathtrap

May 25th, 2014 by Susan Lopez

Unity Theatre presents Deathtrap, a thriller, by Ira Levin.  Unity Theatre is a professional theatre located in the historic downtown of Brenham, Texas.  Tickets sell out fast so make your plans now to see this comedy thriller.  Deathtrap holds the longest running comedy-thriller record on Broadway.  It was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Play.

Unity Theatre Presents Deathtrap

Deathtrap

Sidney Bruhl, a successful writer of Broadway thrillers, is struggling to overcome a “dry” spell which has resulted in a string of failures and a shortage of finds.  A possible break in his fortunes occurs  when he receives a script from a student in the seminar he has been conducting at a near college.  A thriller which Sindey recognizes immediately as a potential Broadway hit.  Sidney’s plan, which he devises with his wife’s help, is to offer collaboration to the student, an idea which the younger man quickly accepts.  The suspense mounts steadily as the plot begins to twist and turn until the final. startling moments of the play.

Meet the director on Saturday, May 31, 2014.  Arrive 30 minutes early for the show and meet the director.  Find out what goes on behind the scenes.  Get his concept and how they put it all together.  We have had guests who have already attended the play. They raved about it the next morning at breakfast.  They told us as they laughed about the times they jumped in their chairs as the thrills came, during the play.  This play runs May 22-June 8, 2014.  Thursdays’ performances begin at 7:30p.m..  Friday and Saturdays’ performances are at 8:00p.m. Sundays’ matinee time is 4:00p.m.  Call the Unity Threatre at 979-830-1460 for tickets or if you book your stay with us at Brenham House we will be glad to secure your tickets for you.

 

Unity Theatre Brenham Texas

March 15th, 2014 by Susan Lopez

Unity Theatre Brenham Texas is located at 300 Church Street, in Brenham’s historical downtown district.  The theatre was designed in an old warehouse and is a great venue for professional live threatre.  There is ample parking around the theatre.  There are restaurants, in the downtown, to take advantage of before or after the performances.  Unity Theatre Brenham Texas’ next show will be held April 3- April 13, 2014.  The performances are scheduled for Thurday evenings at 7:30 p.m.  Performances on Friday and Saturday evenings will be at 8:00 p.m.  On Sundays the performances will be held at 4 p.m.  This comedic drama will be Laundry and Bourbon by James McLure.

Unity Theatre Brenham Texas

A Comedic Drama

The stage is set on the front porch in Maynard, Texas.  It takes place on a hot summer afternoon.  There are old friends who share laughter, tears and liquor in this slice of small town.  You won’t want to miss it.  Plan now to see one of the shows.  If you secure you tickets with us at Brenham House and we will have your tickets waiting at Will Call for you when you arrive at Unity Theatre Brenham Texas.  As our guests you will also be allowed to the Player’s Club, just past Will Call on your right, before the show for wine and hors d’oeurves.  Mingle with other guests and get prepared for a fun evening.  After the show you will be able to meet the actors.

Almost Maine Unity Theatre Brenham

February 2nd, 2014 by Susan Lopez

Unity Theatre Brenham

Unity Theatre presents Almost Maine

Almost Maine Unity Theatre Brenham will be presented on the Main Stage.  Shows begin February 13th and run until March 2nd, 2014.  Curtain times are Thursdays at 7:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays at  8:00 p.m., and on Sundays at 4:00 p.m.  Unity Theatre is located at 300 Church Street in Downtown Brenham, Texas.  To get tickets you may go online or call 979 830-8358 Monday through Friday from 10:00a.m.-2:00p.m.

Unity Theatre

Unity Theatre

Almost Maine Unity Theatre Brenham is a romantic comedy and is here just in time for Valentine’s Day.  What a great way to celebrate Valentine’s, with the one you love, and a romantic comedy.  The venue has not a bad seat in the house.  Plan now to attend this great play by John Cariani.  The play begins as the northern lights hover in the star filled sky, Almost residents find themselves falling in and out of love in unexpected and often hilarious ways.  

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Nuncrackers: Nunsense Christmas Musical

November 8th, 2013 by Susan Lopez

Nuncrackers:  The Nunsense Christmas Musical

Unity Theratre presents Nuncrackers: The Nunsense Christmas Musical

Nuncrackers: Nunsense Christmas Musical is Unity Theatre‘s Christmas production for this 2013 Christmas season.  The dates for Nuncrackers: Nunsense Christmas Musical are December 5-22, 2013.  Nuncrackers: Nunsense Christmas Musical runs for 3 weeks and 12 shows starting on Thursdays at 7:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 p.m., and Sundays performances are at 4:00 p.m.  Tickets are $30.00.  Preview night is Thursday, December 5, 2013 and tickets for that performance will be $17.00.  

Nuncrackers: Nunsense Christmas Musical was written by Dan Goggin.  This production will be directed by Jonathan McVay.   This will be a wonderful show you won’t want to miss.  Christmas time is Nunsense time in this uproaringly funny sequel.  It’s the perfect way to ensure your holiday season is merry and bright!  The first “TV Special” is being taped by the sisters in their convent basement studio for Cable Access.  It stars the nuns we are familiar with plus Father Virgil and some of Mt. Saint Helen’s most talented students. It features all new songs including:  Twelve Days to Christmas, Santa Ain’t Comin’ To Our House, We Three Kings of Orient Are Us,  and It’s Better to Give Than To Reiceve.  This musical is filled with Nunsense humor; an uproaringly funny spoof of Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker Ballet.  There are zany renditions of classic Christmas carols: a send-up if The Village People; and a Catholic home shopping network.

The Christmas Holidays can be very busy with all of the parties and shopping that must be done.  Take time to slow down and enjoy Brenham, Texas and all that is has to offer!  Book your room at Brenham House Bed and Breakfast.   Then head over to Unity Theatre located at 300 Church Street, Brenham, Texas to see Nuncrackers: Nunsense Christmas Musical.  What a perfect way to ensure your holiday season is merry and bright!

Unity Theatre, Brenham,Texas 2013-2014

July 25th, 2013 by Susan Lopez

Unity Theatre Brenham, Texas

Unity Theatre, Brenham, Texas is a professional theatre.  Unity Theatre is located at 300 Church Street, Brenham, Texas, in the historic downtown district.  Located in an old warehouse building that was renovated for Unity Theatre, Brenham, Texas.  Each year the theatre presents about seven plays that are always a treat to enjoy.  The venus is small and there is not a bad seat in the house.

This 2013-2014 season will be Unity Theatre, Brenham, Texas’ 19th year.  What a great line up they have put together, for this season.  The season starts off with “You Can Never Tell” by George Bernard Shaw.  Set in the 1890’s this seaside town, features the escapades of teenage twins, their beautiful older sister, their missing father, their liberated mother and a lipstick dentist, all meeting in the most unusual family reunions.  Shows run September 26- Octotber 13, 2013.

Unity Theatre Brenham, Texas

“You Never Can Tell” by George Bernard Shaw

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