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Free ASSIGNED seat tickets are available at the Miller Theatre Box Office on a first come basis, while supplies last, between 10:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. on the day of the performance, limit four per person. Sorry, no phone reservations.
For the latest program updates, call 281-373-3386, or visit www.milleroutdoortheatre.com.
It's FREE! It's FUN! It's FOR EVERYONE!!
Miller Outdoor Theatre calendar of events
Sept. 5 through Sept. 15
(All photography available upon request)
HOUSTON―A unique Houston treasure located in Hermann Park, Miller Outdoor Theatre has entertained and delighted several generations of Houstonians. Pack a picnic basket, a blanket or lawn chair to enjoy the performance from the hill, or sit in the brand new seats under the canopy. All performances are FREE.
Sept. 5, 8 p.m.
Fiesta Mexicana Barroca
Produced by Mercury Baroque Ensemble
Mercury Baroque and their músicos invite you to Fiesta Mexicana Barroca. This free concert promises to be a blast from the past as they perform villancicos from 18th century Mexico. For this performance, Mercury Baroque teams up with Mexico’s famed vocal ensemble Voz en Punto and two special guitarists to perform music of Mexico’s finest composers such as Padilla and Gutierrez. Join Mercury Baroque and Voz en Punto as they transport you to the Mexico you have never seen or heard.
Photo of Voz en Punto.
Sept. 6, 8 p.m.
Bollywood Blast 2009
Produced by Samskriti, Society for the Indian Performing Arts
Experience the song, dance, glitz and glamour of Bollywood! Enjoy an entertaining evening with the entire family.
Sept. 11-12, 8 p.m.
*The Trilogy: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Produced by Dominic Walsh Dance Theatre
Dominic Walsh Dance Theater presents “The Trilogy: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart” with the Sarasota Ballet of Florida. Hailed as “a stunning achievement,” Walsh’s award-winning trilogy features “Wolfgang for Webb” performed by the Sarasota Ballet, “Amadeus for Anita” performed by DWDT and “Mozart,” performed by both companies.
Sept. 12, 11 a.m.
Mosaico Cultural Mexicano
Produced by Ambassadors International Ballet Folklorico
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage in Houston with a spectacular performance showcasing the beauty and traditions of Mexico. Lively mariachi music will have audience members singing and dancing in the aisles. Souvenirs will be distributed to all children in the audience.
Sept. 15, festival 3 p.m. concert 5 p.m.
El Grito Festival de la Independencia
Produced by Comité Patriótico Mexicano
Join this Mexican celebration featuring Grupo Control, Los Bohemios de Michoacan, and Sebastian Vasquez y su Banda Copaleña, mariachis, folkloric dance and more. Festival starts at 3 p.m.; the stage show begins at 5 p.m.
Sept. 18-19, 7:30 p.m.
13th Annual Grand Taiko Festival
Produced by Kaminari Taiko of Houston, Inc.
Enjoy a spectacular Japanese Taiko drumming concert filled with high energy movements to the beat of thunderous drums including the most powerful drum in America. Experience the graceful movements of authentic Japanese classical dancing and awesome aerial guest artists for an evening of family entertainment.