Theater Articles Archive

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Waco Theater Kicks Off 2023 with a Bang

This February brings new productions by many of Waco’s theater groups. And for fans of musicals, in one month you can see Patience, an opera…

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December Brings Holiday Shows to Waco

It’s that time of the year once again: December officially marks the beginning of the Christmas season. Though the decorations seemingly pop up earlier (and…

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Silent House Takes on Hedda Gabler

Silent House Theatre is back with another thought-provoking addition to its rapidly expanding catalog of successful productions. This time, audiences will fall prey to the…

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2022 Epiphanies New Works Festival 

Wild Imaginings’ 2022 Epiphanies New Works Festival is back for the third consecutive year with even more talent, variety, and diversity. Theater connoisseurs, thespians, and…

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The Light in the Piazza: An Incredible Italian Excursion

Plenty of justifications exist to explain why many people, truthfully, do not feel untethered emotions. Perhaps a burning spirit is placated by reason or a…

Godspell: A Silent House & Waco Civic Theatre Collaboration  

To conceptualize Godspell around a narrative is to do the play an injustice. Sure, audiences will see a modern retelling of events from the Gospel…

God of Carnage: Another Twist from Silent House

Four people sit on stage, divided between two couches. They are two couples meeting for the first time to discuss a playground altercation that took…

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Silent House’s The Crucible is a 17th-Century Horror Story

If you attended high school in the US, you probably read Arthur Miller’s play The Crucible. But let’s face it, you likely forgot about it…

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Into the Woods Like You’ve Never Seen 

A baker and his wife long for the child they cannot have. A young girl ventures into the forest to deliver food to her ailing…

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‘This Is Our Youth’: Silent House Won’t Play It Safe

Silent House Theatre Company tackles these issues in its new production, This Is Our Youth, from February 4–6 at McLennan Community College’s Black Box Theatre.

A Very Reckless Christmas

With Christmas fast approaching and decorations going up around Waco, Silent House Theatre Company is making preparations for its own holiday show. From December 3–5…

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Silent House Theatre Company Takes Center Stage

The theater house lights go down, the curtain on the stage opens, and a figure appears. With collective anticipation, audience members lean imperceptibly forward in…