Texas has many great arts and culture venues for locals and visitors to experience. Whether you want to take in an opera, Broadway musical or ballet, you’ll be sure to find something to enjoy in Texas.
If you’re looking to enjoy the cultural side of Houston, Texas, here’s a look at some of the things you can experience and see.
The Houston Grand Opera
The Houston Grand Opera is based out of the city of Houston. It is known for its elaborate opera productions. Founded in 1955, the Houston Grand Opera is also famous for putting on many world and American premier opera shows.
The Houston Ballet
Texas is the home to one of the largest ballet companies in the United States. The Houston Ballet company is based out of the Wortham Theatre Center. It is the fourth largest ballet company and is known for putting on over 80 productions and performances every year. Occasionally the Houston Ballet will provide the dance and choreography segments for the Houston Grand Opera.
The Houston Symphony Orchestra
If you’re looking to enjoy classical, jazz or movie soundtracks than the Houston Symphony Orchestra will have a performance for you. Located in the heart of Houston and performing in the Jesse H. Jones Hall for the Performing Arts, the Houston Symphony Orchestra puts on a half dozen productions for the public.
If you’re looking for a cultural event to enjoy while on vacation to Texas, then there is plenty to experience in this wonderful state. Everything from ballet, opera, music and Broadway musicals are available right at your fingertips.