The Texas Repertory Theatre Company announces partnership with Charles Bender Performing Arts Center

Through the new partnership, The Texas Repertory Theatre Company will bring four new productions to the Charles Bender PAC over the next year beginning with "Tenderly: The Rosemary Clooney Musical," which ran July 16-25. (Courtesy The Texas Repertory Theatre Company)
Through the new partnership, The Texas Repertory Theatre Company will bring four new productions to the Charles Bender PAC over the next year beginning with "Tenderly: The Rosemary Clooney Musical," which ran July 16-25. (Courtesy The Texas Repertory Theatre Company)

Through the new partnership, The Texas Repertory Theatre Company will bring four new productions to the Charles Bender PAC over the next year beginning with "Tenderly: The Rosemary Clooney Musical," which ran July 16-25. (Courtesy The Texas Repertory Theatre Company)

The Texas Repertory Theatre Company, a Spring-based professional theater company, announced its new partnership with the Charles Bender Performing Arts Center in Humble via a news release May 30.

Through the new partnership, The Texas Repertory Theatre Company will bring four new productions to the Charles Bender PAC over the next year beginning with "Tenderly: The Rosemary Clooney Musical," which ran July 16-25. According to the release, the new partnership makes The Texas Repertory Theatre Company—North Houston's only professional theater company for the past 18 years—a resident company of the Charles Bender PAC.


"All the additional offerings in the season will follow the mold of the well-known Texas Rep. brand: classic theater based on uplifting and inspiring themes, outstanding portrayals by some of Houston's finest professional performers and sterling production values that make up truly exceptional examples of theatrical art."

According to the release, the Charles Bender PAC is a registered historic site located at 611 Higgins St., Humble, that has undergone a $4 million restoration to become a world-class theater facility.

For more information about upcoming performances by The Texas Repertory Theatre Company, click here. For more information about upcoming events or theater rental at the Charles Bender PAC, click here.
By Hannah Zedaker

Editor, Spring/Klein & Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood

Hannah joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in May 2016 after graduating with a degree in journalism from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, Texas. In March 2019, she transitioned to editor of the Spring/Klein edition and later became the editor of both the Spring/Klein and Lake Houston/Humble/Kingwood editions in June 2021. Hannah covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Hannah served as associate editor of The Houstonian, interned with Community Impact Newspaper and spent time writing for the Sam Houston State University College of Fine Arts and Mass Communication and The Huntsville Item.