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City Place Hosts Texas Repertory Theatre Co. for a Free Two-Night Run of “Great American Songbook: The Golden Years” May 19 & 20

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SPRING, TX – North Houston’s dynamic business and lifestyle hub, City Place, is partnering with the acclaimed Texas Repertory Theatre Co., recognized for bringing two decades of its wide repertoire of enlightening productions to the Houston community.

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Photo courtesy of Texas Repertory Theatre Co.

Open to the public and free of charge, Great American Songbook: The Golden Years is a musical celebration showcasing the works of songwriting legends such as Johnny Mercer, Cole Porter, Irving Berlin, Hoagy Carmichael and a host of other musical masters. Accompanied by a live jazz band, Texas Repertory Theatre Co.’s award-winning professional artists will take stage for two consecutive nights on the City Place Park waterfront in a performance of passion, wit, imagination and spirit that pays homage to some of music’s greatest.

A bar will be available onsite offering two complimentary drinks per person age 21 and up while supplies last. City Place urban core restaurants including Bread Zeppelin, Chipotle, Sushi Rebel, Island Grill, SwitcHouse Plates & Pours and Common Bond Bistro & Bakery are just steps away and offer a variety of picnic perfect options for purchase. Blankets and low-profile camping/beach chairs are welcome, and the site’s terraced terrain provides a picturesque and comfortable environment to enjoy the show.




Those looking to stay the night at the waterfront Houston City Place Marriott can take of advantage of the Spring Into Savings package with booking code ZJ5, which includes a continental breakfast for four guests daily at the MClub, wifi and self parking.

  • Friday, May 19 and Saturday, May 20
  • 7:30 – 9:30 pm both evenings
  • City Place Plaza, 1250 Lake Plaza Dr., Spring, TX 77388

Texas Repertory Theatre Co.’s performances add another distinct layer to City Place’s extensive community events calendar, inspired by an ongoing mission to connect families, friends, neighbors and visitors through unique shared experiences.