Captured Live Programming: Fall 2016

The Englert is excited to announce the next lineup of Captured Live Programming screenings, beginning Wednesday, August 31st. Featuring work from the Royal Shakespeare Company, Kenneth Branaugh Theatre Company, and Almeida Theatre, we will present on our screen the all-star Shakespeare Live! tribute, historical play Richard III, and the classic tragedy of Romeo & Juliet. […]

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The Evolution of Bruno Littlemore

It’s a story of evolution, biological and lingual. It’s a story of love, across boundaries and species. It’s a story of oppression, of inequality and colonialism. It’s the story of Bruno Littlemore, an unusually intelligent chimpanzee. The Englert Theatre is proud to announce that it has commissioned its first original stage play, The Evolution of […]

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The Nutcracker

Nolte Academy & The Englert Theatre are proud to present a unique and highly entertaining version of the beloved Christmas classic, The Nutcracker. No holiday is complete without a visit to Clara’s house where her beloved Uncle Drosselmeyer presents the magical gift of The Nutcracker. Take a journey with Clara and her hero as they […]

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Steve Earle and The Dukes

Just announced: Steve Earle will return to the Englert stage with The Dukes and special guests The Mastersons, on Sunday, August 9 at 7 p.m. Earle and The Dukes are touring with their critically-acclaimed, newly-released Texas blues album, Terraplane. This event is co-presented by True Endeavors. August 9th at 7 p.m. More info here: Steve Earle and […]

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Jake Shimabukuro

Just announced: Ukulele wizard Jake Shimabukuro will return to the Englert on Saturday, October 17th. Shimabukuro is touring with his latest album, Grand Ukulele, a collection of 12 songs, including renditions of pop songs and classic ukulele tunes. October 17th at 8 p.m. More info here: Jake Shimabukuro […]

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Zappa Plays Zappa

Just announced: Zappa Plays Zappa, a Frank Zappa musical tribute led by his son Dweezil, will return to the Englert. Zappa Plays Zappa is touring with the “One Size Fits All” 40th Anniversary Tour, celebrating the 40th anniversary of Frank Zappa’s seminal 1975 rock album. September 26 at 8 p.m. More info here: Zappa Plays Zappa […]

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Isabella Rossellini’s Green Porno

Just announced: Equal parts clown and biology professor, Isabella Rossellini demonstrates oddities and crude between-the-sheets habits across the animal kingdom. Green Porno, Live on Stage uses low-tech props, goofy costumes, and screenings of series segments to explore how our most distant relatives mate. Tickets are $35 for Reserved Seating or $125 for Premium Package including: […]

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Nick Offerman

Just announced: Actor, woodworker, and humorist Nick Offerman will read from his highly-anticipated second book, Gumption: Relighting the Torch of Freedom with America’s Gutsiest Troublemakers. Gumption highlights twenty-one notable personages, past and present — Offerman’s personal pantheon of “Great Americans” — whose contributions have helped make America the great country it is today. June 2 at […]

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Variations II

Just announced:  Ballet at Nolte and Summer of the Arts presents Variations II, featuring celebrated highlights from La Fille Mal Gardée and Coppelia, and the premiere of new works by Grace Snider and Tad Snider June 6 at 7:30 p.m. June 7 at 2 p.m. More info here: Saturday Performance / Sunday Performance   […]

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Love’s Labour’s Won

Just announced:  The Royal Shakespeare Company will join the Englert’s popular series of captured live programming, including National Theatre Live and Bolshoi Ballet, with “Love’s Labour’s Won,” or “Much Ado About Nothing.” Shakespeare’s comic romance plays out amidst the brittle high spirits of a post-war house party, as youthful passions run riot, lovers are deceived and […]

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