The Back Porch

The Back Porch at Theatre Suburbia is a new and exciting event dedicated to offering a stage for our local artists to shine on. Each series will present a variety of performances which could include anything from musicians and singers to one-act plays and monologues to stand-up comedy and improv and more.

All Back Porch events are pay as you wish. No reseverations required. See you there!

Sunday, June 9, 2024
Doors @ 6:30pm / Curtain @ 7pm

The Quiktones

The Quiktones are famous for their Old Time and Classic Rock, C&W, and Jazz Standards. Featuring John Humphries, Mark Weisberg, Bob Inger and David Duerr. Put your dancing shoes on because it’s going to be another fun night of music and dancing!

Sunday, June 16, 2024
Doors @ 6:30pm / Curtain @ 7pm

Leather, Lace & Jurgen

Join MarLa Booker, Leslie Waugh and Jurgen George for an evening of originals, covers and danceable ditties. This Houston songwriter show features three distinct styles and is sure to offer something for everyone.

Sunday, June 23, 2024
Doors @ 6:30pm / Curtain @ 7pm

A Sock Hop with The Great Prenteders

Join us for a Sock Hop with The Great Pretenders! Lisa Whitlock, Ann Richie & Arnold Richie have been rockin ’n rollin all over the Houston area and beyond for over 15 years. Crooning 50s and 60s tunes, they have entertained private parties, high school reunions, corporate events, Veteran’s events and more.

Back Porch events are Pay as You Wish!

If you are able to, please consider making a donation to help offset our costs...

Artist Submissions

Theatre Suburbia is pleased to open up our Back Porch to performance artists in our community seeking a stage on which to showcase their work.

To have your piece considered for inclusion, please submit your request via this form. Please note that submission does not guarantee you a spot in the line up. We will finalize our selections once the submission period has ended.

Performance pieces should be at least 20 minutes in length, but no longer than 2 hours. The number of available slots per evening will vary depending on the length of submitted pieces.

Please note that this is not a paying gig. You will not required to pay a rental fee. Audiences will not be charged for admission. Any donations collected will be retained by the theater to help offset costs incurred in hosting the event.