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S-P-O-R-T-S-P-L-A-Y is a community-based installation performance confronting, celebrating, and challenging these traditions.  In collaboration with departments on campus and community members, multidisciplinary artist Mike Durkin will present a series of hybrid performance works focused on the intersection between sports (football), community, and campus. The performance will consist of community-building, dance, theatre, storytelling, installation, and athletics created and presented by students, faculty, and staff modeled after a tailgate occurring in spaces near Kyle Field.


The Festival Hill Gala 2022

Round Top Festival Institute

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This is the first annual fundraising gala for the esteemed institution founded in 1971. The celebration, scheduled for Saturday, April 9, 2022, will take place in a lavish tent on the grounds of the Institute and feature live music, a sumptuous catered dinner and more. Tables are available at various contribution levels for individuals, groups and businesses. Katrina and Mark Elvig are serving as Co-Chairs of the event. For more information, contact Pat Johnson at, call 979-249-3129 and leave a message, or visit Round Top Festival Institute


Heritage Society's Annual Spring Gala

Heritage Society of Washington Country

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Enjoy cocktails, dinner, and dancing as the 2022 Senior Heritage Belles are presented to the Heritage Society members. The Spring Gala is an extravagant event where guests can enjoy live music, an open bar, an auction, and an exquisitely catered dinner. To learn more about the event and sponsorship opportunities, visit Heritage Society’s Annual Spring Gala.

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

Brenham Campus Theatre

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Joe Bonaparte is a musician at heart. But he longs to be "top man" in some other field, so he goes into the prizefighting racket. In each fight he becomes more brutish until he eventually kills an opponent during a big match. This drama explores the emotional struggle of a young man torn between the big-money business of boxing and his dream of being a concert violinist.


Stephen Sondheim's The Frogs

The Theatre Company of Bryan/College Station

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From Stephen Sondheim, the genius behind A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, Sweeney Todd, and several others, comes the hilarious Greek satire, The Frogs. Loosely based on a comedy written in 405 B.C.E. by Aristophanes, The Frogs playfully explores the great challenges of human existence. Enjoy this hilarious musical and its takes on confronting our fears, achieving our goals, and understanding life, death, love, and of course.... Frogs.