Productions

In our full season of main stage plays, staged readings, National Theatre Live screenings and other programming, you’ll leap into a unique adventure every time you walk through our doors. Read on to discover all of the exciting things we have in store for you.

“Word is out that Amphibian always delivers.” – Mark Lowry, Fort Worth Star-Telegram

2017 Season

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Click here for an overview of our 2017 season.

Our 2017 season is made possible by Paul Dorman.

Comedy Series
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 to Saturday, August 26, 2017

Emily Heller is a comedian and writer for Fox, NBC, HBO, and TBS.  She is a series regular on the TBS show Ground Floor, and she has appeared on Late Night with Seth MeyersConanThe Meltdown with Jonah and Kumail, John Oliver’s New York Stand Up ShowMaronInside Amy Schumer@midnightChelsea Lately, as well as her own half hour special for Comedy Central.

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Comedy Series
Monday, September 4, 2017 to Saturday, September 9, 2017

Baron Vaughn is known for an act as energetic as it is intelligent, with finely-crafted ramblings that shoot off into pop culture references. Currently he can be seen playing Nwabudike "Bud" Bergstein on the Netflix television series Grace and Frankie with Jane Fonda, Martin Sheen, and Lily Tomlin.

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National Theatre Live
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 to Saturday, September 30, 2017

September 27, 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM | September 30, 1:00 PM

National Theatre Live screenings* take place in the auditorium of
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell St., Fort Worth, TX 76107

*This is not a live performance. This is a theatrical performance that has been filmed and is presented as a screening.

America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. 

The running time is approx. 3 hours.

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National Theatre Live
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 to Saturday, October 7, 2017

October 4, 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM | October 7, 1:00 PM

National Theatre Live screenings* take place in the auditorium of
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell St., Fort Worth, TX 76107

*This is not a live performance. This is a theatrical performance that has been filmed and is presented as a screening.

America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. 

The running time is 4 hours and 20 minutes, including a 20-minute intermission.

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Main Stage
Friday, October 13, 2017 to Sunday, November 5, 2017

Thursdays–Saturdays, 8:00 PM | Sundays, 2:00 PM

With his artistic career is in ruins, Leonardo da Vinci renounces his fickle Muse and turns to scientific exploration. A Lost Leonardo imagines da Vinci in turmoil, torn between two identities and two passions. In this hilarious and incisive comedy, award-winning playwright David Davalos asks what price we're willing to pay for the pursuit of knowledge. 

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New Play Festival
Saturday, October 28, 2017 to Sunday, October 29, 2017

Saturday, 2 PM | Sunday, 7 PM

For the first time, the people who call the street home are the storytellers in the new documentary theater piece, Off Your Feet. Built from the author's personal interviews with the members of society most often overlooked--the play shifts between humor and the bleak reality of being homeless. Off Your Feet is an illuminating exploration of humanity when we face the mercy of the elements and the kindness or cruelty of strangers.

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New Play Festival
Saturday, November 4, 2017 to Sunday, November 5, 2017

Saturday, 2 PM | Sunday, 7 PM

It’s the Friday before Homecoming in a suburban high school and a scandal emerges...Crystal Andersen has committed an unspeakable act with the Texas flag. In a culture where legacy and tradition often go unquestioned, one student changes the consciousness of her community.

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National Theatre Live
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 to Saturday, November 18, 2017

November 15, 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM | November 18, 1:00 PM

National Theatre Live screenings* take place in the auditorium of
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell St., Fort Worth, TX 76107

*This is not a live performance. This is a theatrical performance that has been filmed and is presented as a screening. Please note that the performance of Yerma includes strobe lighting.

The incredible Billie Piper (Penny Dreadful, Great Britain) returns in her award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece. 

The running time is approx. 3 hours, with no intermission.

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National Theatre Live
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 to Saturday, December 2, 2017

November 29, 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM | December 2, 1:00 PM

National Theatre Live screenings* take place in the auditorium of
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell St., Fort Worth, TX 76107

*This is not a live performance. This is a theatrical performance that has been filmed and is presented as a screening.

Against the backdrop of Hamlet, two hapless minor characters, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, take centre stage.  As the young double act stumble their way in and out of the action of Shakespeare’s iconic drama, they become increasingly out of their depth as their version of the story unfolds. 

The running time is approx. 3 hours.

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