The award winning Backdoor Comedy Club is the city's longest running stand-up comedy showcase and, after 20 years, still reigns as the hot spot for Dallas comedy. Named "Best Comedy Club" by D Magazine and "hottest stand-up comedy showcase in the Southwest" by the Dallas Observer, Backdoor Comedy Club is the place to go for laughs. Shows feature eight or more comedians per night, including national touring comics from Comedy Central, Showtime and NBC's Last Comic Standing, as well as the best of the local pros. The coziness of the Backdoor takes you back to the roots of stand-up and gives you the intimate vibe of the original comedy rooms in NYC and LA.
Friday, Nov 16, 2018 / 8:00pmSaturday, Nov 17, 2018 / 8:00pmFriday, Nov 23, 2018 / 8:00pmFriday, Nov 30, 2018 / 8:00pm
Presenting an evening of hilarious comedy with Steve Solomon, author and star of one of the longest-running solo comedy shows in Broadway history: My Mother’s Italian, My Father’s Jewish and I’m in Therapy. Solomon, using his gift for acting, dialects and voices, brings to life 20 or more oddball people in hilarious situations that we all relate to, from family to friends, from TSA officers to doctors … and from Brooklyn to Broadway! Get your ticket now for a night of laughs at the Eisemann Center for Performing Arts in Richardson.
Friday, Nov 16, 2018 / 7:30pmSaturday, Nov 17, 2018 / 2:00pmSaturday, Nov 17, 2018 / 7:30pm
Among the bleakest of British moors, two Victorian Era sisters dwell in an aggressively gloomy mansion with their mastiff and their maid-in-waiting. When a governess arrives, her presence threatens to unleash lethal secrets and raging desires in a home shakily held together by lies and etiquette. A radical riff on 19th-century romantic novels and the sisters who conceived them, The Moors is a riotous, surreal comedy pulsating with vivid, macabre glee including a talking dog, a talking bird, a rock ballad ... and murder. Award-winning playwright Jen Silverman's The Moors arrives in Dallas at Theatre Three.
Thursday, Nov 15, 2018 / 7:30pmFriday, Nov 16, 2018 / 8:00pmSaturday, Nov 17, 2018 / 2:30pmSaturday, Nov 17, 2018 / 8:00pmSunday, Nov 18, 2018 / 2:30pm
Young Lord Arthur is deliriously happy -- just down from Oxford and engaged to be married -- when a mysterious palm reader predicts that he will commit a murder. A proper English gentleman, Arthur believes it is his duty to get this killing business over with before he marries. But his education has not provided him with the required skills, and a hilarious series of mishaps ensues as he sets about finding a victim. Based on the Oscar Wilde short story, "Lord Arthur Savile's Crime."
Thursday, Nov 15, 2018 / 8:00pmFriday, Nov 16, 2018 / 8:00pmSaturday, Nov 17, 2018 / 3:00pmSaturday, Nov 17, 2018 / 8:00pm
In 1879, Nora Helmer walked out the door, leaving her husband and children and societal constraints behind her, instantly propelling world drama into the modern age. Now, 15 years later, there is a knock at that same door, as the squirrel returns to her cage with an incredibly awkward favor to ask. In this bitingly funny and fascinating sequel to Ibsen’s revolutionary masterpiece, sparks fly and the past and present collide in a taut theatrical showdown. Behind every door is a possibility, and behind every ending is a new beginning.
Thursday, Nov 15, 2018 / 7:30pmFriday, Nov 23, 2018 / 8:00pm
You think murder mystery dinners sound like fun? You'll really dig this one then, which has a holiday spin to it to truly get into the spirit of the season. Keith and Margo's Slay Ride provides an immersive theater experience that features a savory American classic meal, where a despicable Christmas crime begins at your holiday dinner party. Be sure to rock some upscale holiday casual or an ugly Christmas sweater at the Old Mill Inn in Dallas.
Saturday, Nov 17, 2018 / 7:30pmSaturday, Nov 24, 2018 / 7:30pm