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01-10-2022

Unsung Story of the First Couple of Jazz Chronicled in Music

January 28 – February 24

01-07-2022

By Nick Startling, CBS 11 Reporter

12-06-2021

Jubilee Theatre Production Brings Festive Performance Dec. 10-12

09-30-2021

Enthralling and Comedic Riches-to-Rags Story Opens October 1

 

09-13-2021

New Season Begins with “Fabulation,” ends with “Dreamgirls”

06-18-2021

Soul-stirring Kathy D. Harrison musical to play Fort Worth’s Bass Performance Hall by way of Jubilee Theatre July 29 - August 15

06-17-2021

Prolific NFL Hall-of-Famer LaDainian Tomlinson and Comedienne Nanette Lee Headline Theatre’s 3-Day Birthday Party

05-27-2021

The Texas summer heat will hold nothing to the sweltering intensity behind Jubilee Theatre's production of "Berta, Berta"!

05-20-2021

Swing to Support Jubilee Theatre at their Annual Celebrity Golf Tournament!

02-02-2021

In light of the worldwide COVID 19 pandemic....The Show MUST Go On!

12-10-2020

Dallas Weekly Article by Ari Christine

08-13-2020

Jubilee Theatre presents Trey Anthony’s “Da Kink in My Hair” streaming August 14th – August 30th

Fort Worth, TX; (August 12th, 2020) Jubilee Theatre premieres its final production 2019-2020 season, “Shades of Us!”, on August 14th on Vimeo on Demand. 48-hour streaming rental tickets are priced at $20.

07-13-2020

Fort Worth, TX (July 13th, 2020) Jubilee Theatre proudly announces a long-awaited return of its Arts Education program with their Virtual Storytelling and Puppet Theatre Camp. This cross-disciplinary camp will provide a one week learning opportunity for children in grades 1-6.

07-02-2020

The current production of How I Got Over will continue only in a online streaming platform. Jubilee On Demand, made possible via Vimeo On Demand, will be available beginning Saturday, July 4th through Sunday, July 26thAll physical in-person performances have been cancelled.

06-05-2020

Jubilee Theatre makes a triumphant return to the stage with Nate Jacobs’ “How I Got Over” from June 19th - July 19th, 2020

After a 3 month hiatus, Jubilee Theatre will premiere its Spring Musical production for the 2019-2020 season, “Shades of Us!”, on June 19th, 2020 at 8:00 PM at the Jubilee Theatre in Sundance Square. Single tickets are priced at $28, $32, and $35. All are available at the box office, by telephone (817.338.4411), or online (www.JubileeTheatre.org ).

03-21-2020
In light of the continuing developments regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, and the mandate from public health officials, Jubilee Theatre has made the difficult decision to further postpone How I Got Over until May 29th, 2020
How I Got Over will run from May 29th - June 28th
 
My Tidy List of Terrors has been postponed to the 40th season in order to reschedule How I Got Over.
03-07-2020

Jubilee Theatre is closely monitoring the COVID-19 Novel Coronavirus situation as it impacts our country. However, as a precaution, we are delaying the opening of our next production, How I Got Over, until April 2. 

 

01-10-2020

Fort Worth, TX; (January 10th, 2020) Jubilee Theatre continues its 2019-2020 “Shades of Us!” on January 24th, 2020 at 8 PM at the Jubilee Theater in Downtown Fort Worth.

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11-13-2019

Fort Worth, TX; (November 5th, 2019) Jubilee Theatre continues its 2019-2020 “Shades of Us!” on November 22nd, 2019 at 7:30PM at the Jubilee Theater in Downtown Fort Worth.

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09-12-2019

Fort Worth, TX; (September 12th, 2019) Jubilee Theatre opens its 2019-2020 season, “Shades of Us!”, on
September 27th, 2019 at 8:00 PM at the Jubilee Theater in Downtown Fort Worth.

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08-06-2019

Fort Worth, Tx (August 6, 2019)  The award-winning Jubilee Theatre, proudly announces the arrival of Bradley Walls as Marketing & Operations Director. Bradley joins D. Wambui Richardson, Artistic Director, and Christie Howard, Managing Director, just as the 2018-19 season concludes.

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07-08-2019

Fort Worth, Tx (July 8, 2019) Jubilee Theatre is ecstatic to present the North Texas premiere of Dorothy Marcic’s, Sistas The Musical, on stage July 26 – August 25, 2019.   Click here for more information. 

05-24-2019

Ft Worth, TX (May 24, 2019) – Jubilee Theatre, one of the longest running African-American theaters, announces their 39th Season. Click here for more information. 

05-07-2019

Fort Worth, TX – Jubilee Theatre is thrilled to present a one night only command performance featuring Jubilee royalty, Broadway star and Fort Worth native Major Attaway.Click here for more information. 

05-03-2019

Fort Worth, Tx (May 3, 2019) - Jubilee Theatre is ecstatic to present Dennis McIntyre's Split Second on stage May 24 - June 23, 2019. Click here for more information. 

03-18-2019

Fort Worth, TX – Now celebrating 38 seasons of theatrical excellence, the award-winning Jubilee Theatre will host its inaugural golf on Monday, June 17, 2019 at Shady Valley Country Club in Arlington, Texas.  Shotgun start will be at 9:00 a.m. Click here for more information. 

03-01-2019

Fort Worth, TX (March 1, 2019) –Jubilee Theatre is ecstatic to present their first musical of the year!  Loften Mitchell’s Bubbling Brown Sugar will be on stage March 22 – April 28, 2019. Click here for more information. 

02-20-2019

Fort Worth, TX – Jubilee Theatre’s co-founder Marian Eastman will serve as honorary chair for Jubilee’s Annual Spring Fundraiser on March 15, 2019 at Ashton Depot in downtown Fort Worth. Click here for more information. 

02-11-2019

Fort Worth, TX (February 11, 2019) –Jubilee Theatre announces a change in the last production of the season. Click here to learn more. 

01-04-2019

Fort Worth, TX (January 4, 2019) –Jubilee Theatre is opening the new year with a story of hope and change. The award-winning Theatre is ecstatic to present Aurin Squire’s Obama-ology, on stage January 25 – February 24, 2019. Click here to read more. 

12-06-2018

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11-02-2018

Fort Worth, TX (November 2, 2018) –Jubilee Theatre is bringing in the holiday season with a “story of healing”. Click here for more information. 

09-07-2018

Fort Worth, TX (September 6, 2018) –Jubilee Theatre opens its 38th season of bringing theatrical excellence, the award-winning Theatre is ecstatic to present Christina Ham’s Nina Simone: Four Women, beginning September 28, 2018 – October 28, 2018. Click here for more information

09-05-2018

Fort Worth, TX (September 5, 2018) –  Jubilee Theatre, an award-winning Theatre, proudly announces D. Wambui Richardson is joining the theatre as the new Artistic Director. Click here to learn more.

08-10-2018

Want to know what's going on at the Jubilee Theatre? Click here to read our summer edition newsletter. 

07-06-2018

Fort Worth, TX (July 6, 2018) – As the Jubilee Theatre closes out its 37 season of bringing theatrical excellence, the award-winning Theatre is proud to present Sheldon Epps’s Blues in the Night, beginning July 27, 2018 – August 26, 2018. More here

05-19-2018

Ft Worth, TX – Jubilee Theatre, one of the longest running African-American theaters, announces their 38th Season. Click here to learn more. 

05-07-2018

Fort Worth, TX (May 4, 2018) –  As the Jubilee Theatre continues to celebrate 37 years of theatrical excellence, the award-winning Theatre is proud to present Lydia R. Diamond’s “Stick Fly” beginning May 25, 2018 – June 24, 2018.​ Click here to learn more

04-26-2018

Check out the inaugural edition of Jubilee's new quarterly newsletter, 506MAIN, click here to read more!

04-16-2018

Community leader, Norma Roby, joins Jubilee Theatre as the Honorary Chair for this year's Fundraising Gala "Showtime."  Read more.

03-29-2018

At Jubilee Theatre, It Ain't Nothin' But the Blues tells the story of the American music form. Read more...

01-09-2018

Fort Worth, TX – Celebrating 37 years of theatrical excellence, the award-winning Jubilee Theatre revisits a pivotal time in American history with Dominique Morisseau’s gripping Detroit ’67. Set against the backdrop of the Detroit riots, Morisseau’s Edward M. Kennedy Prize-winning story remains eerily relevant today. Click Here to read more. 

12-20-2017

In Sarasota this time of year, hundreds of fans celebrate “A Motown Christmas” with the singers and dancers of the Westcoast Black Theatre Troupe.

Now a Fort Worth, Texas, theater is getting into the act. Read more.

11-17-2017

DeMille Cole-Heard shines as Al Green in a special performance of Saturday Nights, Sunday Mornings for Jubilee Theatre. Click to learn more.

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Fort Worth, TX; (September 12th, 2019) Jubilee Theatre opens its 2019-2020 season, “Shades of Us!”, on
September 27th, 2019 at 8:00 PM at the Jubilee Theater in Downtown Fort Worth.

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