Zilker Theatre Productions

Zilker Theatre Productions Zilker Theatre Productions delights families every summer with free musical theatre in Zilker Park. Visit our website for more information: zilker.org
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Zilker Theatre Productions is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that provides free and award-winning entertainment every summer to an audience of over 40,000 people.

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at Zilker Theatre Productions! 🍁🌟 Wishing you joy, gratitude, and wonderful moments wi...
11/23/2023

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at Zilker Theatre Productions! 🍁

🌟 Wishing you joy, gratitude, and wonderful moments with loved ones.

Our FREE audition workshop is back! Each workshop includes the opportunity for members of the community (ages 8+) to mee...
10/24/2023

Our FREE audition workshop is back! Each workshop includes the opportunity for members of the community (ages 8+) to meet a director to get tips for successful musical theatre auditions, learn dance combinations from choreographers, vocalize like a theatre professional, and more.

📆 DATE:
Saturday, November 11th
9:00am - 12:00pm
and 
1:30pm - 4:30pm

📍 LOCATION:
Avenue Five
8620 Burnet Rd #300
Austin, TX 78757

The workshop is free, but reservations are required.

Please scan the QR code or follow the link in our bio to save your spot!

Our FREE audition workshop is back! Each workshop includes the opportunity for members of the community (ages 8+) to mee...
10/23/2023

Our FREE audition workshop is back! Each workshop includes the opportunity for members of the community (ages 8+) to meet a director to get tips for successful musical theatre auditions, learn dance combinations from choreographers, vocalize like a theatre professional, and more.

📆 DATE:
Saturday, November 11th
9:00am - 12:00pm
and
1:30pm - 4:30pm

📍 LOCATION:
Avenue Five
8620 Burnet Rd #300
Austin, TX 78757

The workshop is free, but reservations are required.

Please scan the QR code or follow the link in our bio to save your spot!

Congrats and kudos to the incredible cast and crew of Matilda on their B. Iden Payne Awards Council nominations! 👏   🌟 S...
09/26/2023

Congrats and kudos to the incredible cast and crew of Matilda on their B. Iden Payne Awards Council nominations! 👏

🌟 Scott Shipman - Outstanding Featured Performer in Musical Theatre
🌟 Madison Aikens - Outstanding Young Performer
🌟 Avery Pitz - Outstanding Young Performer
🌟 Sara Burke - Outstanding Dance Choreography
🌟 Matilda the Musical - Outstanding Dance Performance
🌟 Amy Oxley - Outstanding Stage Management

Matilda was a 10/10. Tell us what your favorite scenes, songs, and dance numbers were in the comments.
08/15/2023

Matilda was a 10/10. Tell us what your favorite scenes, songs, and dance numbers were in the comments.

HAPPY CLOSING OF MATILDA!!even though there were undoubtedly lots of tears shed tonight… it was still a very happy closi...
08/13/2023

HAPPY CLOSING OF MATILDA!!

even though there were undoubtedly lots of tears shed tonight… it was still a very happy closing.

it has been wonderful to get to get to know and work with everyone in this show… I’m really at a loss of words. I never thought this show would end! I’m just so full of love!
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This incredible show will absolutely go down as a favorite. Mr. Wormwood has been a dream role & this production is a dr...
08/06/2023

This incredible show will absolutely go down as a favorite. Mr. Wormwood has been a dream role & this production is a dream come true. Love to all the cast, crew and production team. Thank you all for an amazing experience.
Love, Mr. 🪱🪵
PS. Only four more chances to see Matilda: The Musical!

Exciting news is finally here! Drumroll, please! 🥁 We are absolutely thrilled to announce next year's Zilker Summer Musi...
08/06/2023

Exciting news is finally here! Drumroll, please! 🥁

We are absolutely thrilled to announce next year's Zilker Summer Musical: "Legally Blonde the Musical”!

Get ready to be blown away by the brilliance of "Legally Blonde the Musical"! Don't miss this chance to be a part of a show that will leave you utterly dazzled and inspired. We can't wait to see you there! 🌈🎭

Our last ASL night is tomorrow Friday, August 4! We hope to see you there! If you would like seating near the ASL interp...
08/03/2023

Our last ASL night is tomorrow Friday, August 4!

We hope to see you there! If you would like seating near the ASL interpreter, please check in at the info table upon arrival to be directed to seating.

🗓️ Show run
Thursdays-Sundays till August 12✨

⏰ Time: 8:15pm-11:00pm (you can start laying your blankets down at 6pm)

📍 Location: Zilker Hillside Theatre 🎭

🎭🌟 Character Spotlight 🌟🎭 Meet Nigel from ZTP’s production of Matilda the Musical. Nigel’s overall charm and energy add ...
08/01/2023

🎭🌟 Character Spotlight 🌟🎭 Meet Nigel from ZTP’s production of Matilda the Musical. Nigel’s overall charm and energy add to the production as one of the spirited kids at Crunchem Hall Primary School. Don't miss the chance to witness this young star's brilliance on stage! ✨🎶

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🎭 Meet the vibrant Bulgarians from Matilda the Musical! 🇧🇬 With their infectious energy and captivating comedic relief, ...
07/28/2023

🎭 Meet the vibrant Bulgarians from Matilda the Musical! 🇧🇬 With their infectious energy and captivating comedic relief, they bring a touch of Eastern European charm to the stage! Don't miss their fantastic performance!

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Catch up with our Trunchbull and Miss Honey at Zilker Hillside Theatre! 🙌 Thanks for spending time with us, Tierra Neuba...
07/27/2023

Catch up with our Trunchbull and Miss Honey at Zilker Hillside Theatre! 🙌 Thanks for spending time with us, Tierra Neubaum on FOX 7!

From now through August 12, you can catch Matilda the Musical live at Zilker Hillside Theater on Thursday through Sunday. Admission is free.

Check out this great Tribeza article all about local summer musicals, including the “revolting children” of ZTP's Matild...
07/27/2023

Check out this great Tribeza article all about local summer musicals, including the “revolting children” of ZTP's Matilda the Musical!

"An age-old tradition in the Austin community, all are invited to attend this accessible family-friendly show free of charge (donations encouraged). There are no tickets required. Additionally, you can bring along a blanket and a picnic. The pro tip is to take a cool dip in Barton Springs pool before the show begins."

Who's coming to the show tonight?! 🙋‍♀️🎭

Jetting off to NYC might be the ideal way to experience the joy of Broadway, but it's certainly not an everyday option for most of us. We've come to rely Musical theatre is having a big moment in Austin. See which six sensational shows you'll want to sing along to this summer.

This Saturday ZTP proudly presents neuro-divergent inclusivity and ASL night. Matilda will have an ASL interpreter and i...
07/26/2023

This Saturday ZTP proudly presents neuro-divergent inclusivity and ASL night. Matilda will have an ASL interpreter and in partnership with help us host our first ever sensory-cool down room. All FREE to our community. Come check it out!

🗓️ Show run
Thursdays-Sundays till August 12✨

⏰ Time: 8:15pm-11:00pm (you can start laying your blankets down a 6pm)

📍 Location: Zilker Hillside Theatre 🎭

Meet the compassionate and caring Doctor from Matilda the Musical! With a heart as big as his smile, the Doctor brings a...
07/26/2023

Meet the compassionate and caring Doctor from Matilda the Musical!

With a heart as big as his smile, the Doctor brings a touch of kindness and understanding to the stage. 🌈 💕

Come checkout ZTP’s Matilda at Zilker Hillside Theatre 🎭

When are you coming to see Matilda?

🗓️ Show run
Thursdays-Sundays till August 12✨

⏰ Time: 8:15pm-11:00pm (you can start laying your blankets down a 6pm)

📍 Location: Zilker Hillside Theatre

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Happy Saturday friends!  from  is doing an Instagram takeover tonight ahead of her and ’s walk-on role in ‘Matilda’!Comm...
07/22/2023

Happy Saturday friends!
from is doing an Instagram takeover tonight ahead of her and ’s walk-on role in ‘Matilda’!
Comment with anything you’d like to see on stories (behind-the-scenes, interviews with the cast, costumes, etc)!🥰

We love seeing all your smiling faces on the hillside. Come see the show tonight, and be sure to take some photos with o...
07/22/2023

We love seeing all your smiling faces on the hillside. Come see the show tonight, and be sure to take some photos with our frame 🖼️ 😉

We had so much fun at   last weekend with a few of our incredible cast members and our friends at Austin Allies and Book...
07/21/2023

We had so much fun at last weekend with a few of our incredible cast members and our friends at Austin Allies and BookPeople! 📚

"This fantastic initiative, where literature meets theater, aims to ignite the love of reading in young hearts, providing them with a gateway to imagination and a lifelong appreciation for stories. As the kids eagerly anticipate the magic of the stage, 'Matilda' promises to be an enchanting experience for all!"

Shout out to CBS Austin for the amazing coverage! Come see ZTP's Matilda the Musical at Zilker Hillside Theatre, now playing Thurs-Sun until August 12. ✨

A delightful collaboration between Zilker Theater Production (ZTP), Book People, and Austin Allies has taken center stage in Austin, aiming to kindle a passion

Who could forget the iconic moment when Miss Trunchbull tries to intimidate Amanda Thripp with her infamous "pigtail thr...
07/21/2023

Who could forget the iconic moment when Miss Trunchbull tries to intimidate Amanda Thripp with her infamous "pigtail throw"? 🐷🌀

Amanda's courageous response to this escapade showcases her indomitable spirit, proving that even in the face of the Trunchbull's antics, she remains unshaken and true to herself.

Come see this scene play out on stage at Matilda the Musical this weekend.

When are you coming to see Matilda?

🗓️ Show run
Thursdays-Sundays till August 12✨

⏰ Time: 8:15pm-11:00pm (you can start laying your blankets down a 6pm)

📍 Location: Zilker Hillside Theatre 🎭

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We’re back on the hillside. Tonight’s walk on guest is  from Good Day Austin. Be sure to catch our segment this Wednesda...
07/21/2023

We’re back on the hillside. Tonight’s walk on guest is from Good Day Austin. Be sure to catch our segment this Wednesday! 😉🎥🎭

Head backstage with We Are Austin's Trevor and Chelsey to get ready for their big "Matilda" moment on the Hillside! 🤩Mat...
07/19/2023

Head backstage with We Are Austin's Trevor and Chelsey to get ready for their big "Matilda" moment on the Hillside! 🤩

Matilda the Musical | Thurs-Sun through 8/12 | zilker.org

"If you're little, you can do a lot, you mustn't let a little thing like 'little' stop you!" ~Matilda Wormwood"Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical" is open on the

Our fellow Austin theatre companies are thriving this summer! Catch some incredible upcoming performances and help suppo...
07/19/2023

Our fellow Austin theatre companies are thriving this summer! Catch some incredible upcoming performances and help support our local artistic community. 🎭

Visit atxtheatre.org to see a full schedule of upcoming productions!

Meet Rudolpho, the charismatic and enigmatic character from Matilda the Musical! With his captivating presence and magne...
07/16/2023

Meet Rudolpho, the charismatic and enigmatic character from Matilda the Musical! With his captivating presence and magnetic charm, Rudolpho adds an extra dash of excitement and romance to the stage. 💫

Come checkout ZTP’s Matilda at Zilker Hillside Theatre 🎭

When are you coming to see Matilda?

🗓️ Show run
Thursdays-Sundays till August 12✨

⏰ Time: 8:15pm-11:00pm (you can start laying your blankets down a 6pm)

📍 Location: Zilker Hillside Theatre 🎭

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Backstage at  for our walk-on role!!
07/16/2023

Backstage at for our walk-on role!!

I’m ready for my walk-on role with none other than !!
07/16/2023

I’m ready for my walk-on role with none other than !!

Hey, Austin! It’s  and I’ll be doing an     leading up to showtime tonight on the hillside! Excited for my celebrity wal...
07/15/2023

Hey, Austin! It’s and I’ll be doing an leading up to showtime tonight on the hillside! Excited for my celebrity walk-on role tonight with my co-host ! Keep an eye on stories as I get ready for tonight!

Todays the day for Matilda Book Club! Meet us and some characters from the show at  today, Saturday, July 15th @11:30am....
07/15/2023

Todays the day for Matilda Book Club! Meet us and some characters from the show at today, Saturday, July 15th @11:30am.

🎭 ZTP alums and those in the performing arts industry are invited to join us this Sunday, July 16 for Alumni + Industry ...
07/13/2023

🎭 ZTP alums and those in the performing arts industry are invited to join us this Sunday, July 16 for Alumni + Industry night, hosted by ! Visit the ATX Theatre table upon arrival to get a wristband for reserved seats on the Hillside. See you there!

Watch was this extraordinary group of actors mesmerizes with their performances, seamlessly transitioning between roles ...
07/13/2023

Watch was this extraordinary group of actors mesmerizes with their performances, seamlessly transitioning between roles and embodying each character with precision and passion. Their energy and talent elevate the storytelling, weaving a captivating tapestry of emotions and experiences. 🎭✨

You don’t want to miss it!

Come checkout ZTP’s Matilda at Zilker Hillside Theatre 🎭

When are you coming to see Matilda?

🗓️ Show run
Thursdays-Sundays till August 12✨

⏰ Time: 8:15pm-11:00pm (you can start laying your blankets down a 6pm)

📍 Location: Zilker Hillside Theatre 🎭

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Join us as we celebrate the vibrant and talented Children's Ensemble in Matilda the Musical. Prepare to be amazed by the...
07/13/2023

Join us as we celebrate the vibrant and talented Children's Ensemble in Matilda the Musical. Prepare to be amazed by their incredible performances and be inspired by their unwavering passion. Don't miss the chance to witness their talents on stage! 🌟🎭

Come checkout ZTP’s Matilda at Zilker Hillside Theatre 🎭

When are you coming to see Matilda?

🗓️ Show run
Thursdays-Sundays till August 12✨

⏰ Time: 8:15pm-11:00pm (you can start laying your blankets down a 6pm)

📍 Location: Zilker Hillside Theatre 🎭

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Address

Austin, TX
78720

Opening Hours

Thursday 6pm - 11pm
Friday 6pm - 11pm
Saturday 6pm - 11pm
Sunday 6pm - 11pm

Telephone

+15124363092

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