LOCAL Houston | The City Guide MAY 2015 - Page 30

Local May_Final.qxp_002houston 4/23/15 12:19 PM Page 30 THIS MONTH’S PERFORMING ARTS. 1 Photography by Rodney Waters 1. MUSIC DOING GOOD – That’s Classic! | May 8 Educating children in a creative way is exactly what Music Doing Good is achieving. Helping our children become successful in the future by building important skills and strategies prepares them for their future. Enjoy a debut of an operetta composed by students showcasing a commercial appeal of the classical music genre. www.musicdoinggood.org 2. STARK NAKED THEATRE – Stage Kiss | May 28 – June 13 Two former lovers, who have enough passion and flame to light a candle, have been reunited when they are cast as lovers in a play. This witty play is being brought to you by the two-time Pulitzer Prize-nominated playwright Sarah Ruhl. Stage Kiss will be no exception to Ruhl’s amazing reputation for provocative fresh comedies. www.starknakedtheatre.com 3. TUTS UNDERGROUND – First Date | June 11–21 What they thought was going to be a regular blind date turned into a hysterical high-stakes dinner when other restaurant patrons turn into best friends, scheming exes and overprotective parents, who sing and dance throughout their date. Enjoy this amazing musical that is about the chances we all take to find love and see how blind date newbie Aaron and serial-dater Casey’s night unfolds. www.tutsunderground.com 5. THEATRE UNDER THE STARS – Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella May 26 – June 7 Cinderella is coming to town! Get ready for a contemporary twist on this classic fairy tale this May. Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella is an award-winning Broadway musical from the creators of South Pacific, O