• The Return of Sherlock Holmes

    by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle


  • The Government Inspector

    by Nikolai Gogol

  • Mrs. Warren’s Profession

    by George Bernard Shaw

  • The Ghost Sonata

    by August Strindberg

  • Nevermore: Tales of Edgar Allan Poe

    by Edgar Allan Poe



    Classical Theatre is a proud recipient of the American Theatre Wing National Company Grant Award 2016   

Tickets On Sale NOW for Our 15th Anniversary 2022-2023 Season Of Laughs




Upcoming Performances & Events

Jan 12 through 28, 2023
An innovative staging of Richard Brinsley Sheridan's most famous Restoration comedy about gossip and power.

Mar 30 through Apr 15, 2023
A delightful 1921 comedy of manners in the style of Noel Coward or Oscar Wilde.


Donate Now        Buy Tickets        Newsletter Signup


Words of Praise for Classical Theatre Company

  • “Classic theater at its best.”

    The Examiner
  • “The magicians at Classical Theatre have outdone themselves.”

    Houston Press
  • “CTC’s production will forever change your perspective.”

    The Loop Scoop
  • “They produce energetic, well-done work few other small companies would dare attempt.”

    Houston Press
  • “It is our obligation to not only train tomorrow’s theatre professionals, but to develop tomorrow’s theatre audiences.”

    John Johnston, CTC Executive Artistic Director
  • “The results are an extraordinary production, one of the best of Shakespeare anywhere in Houston over the last decade.”

    Houston Press
  • “[CTC] lives up to this young company’s stated mission of “boldly re-envisioning.”

    Houston Chronicle
  • “Everything grand that is ‘theater’ happens in this production, without question one of Houston’s best shows…”

    Houston Press on Candida
  • “Johnston rides herd on Houston’s best shot at making ‘What’s old is new again’ come alive onstage.”

    Arts+Culture Texas



We are saddened to say that one of our founding board members, Mimi Kilgore, passed away peacefully on Thanksgiving morning. She was a beacon in the theatre community, locally, nationally, & internationally. She will be sorely missed. Condolences to her son Alex and their family.

Yesterday from Classical Theatre Co's Twitter via Twitter for iPhone


Get the Classical Theatre Newsletter


Rest assured we will not spam you and we will never, EVER share your info.

Sponsors & Partners

Give Us a Shout



Mailing Address

PO Box 541324 Houston, TX 77254