Theatre Under the Stars is back on stage with Broadway’s ROCK OF AGES at The Hobby Center

The season will kick off with a brand new TUTS production on Tuesday, October 5th

“Rock of Ages is the perfect show for our return,” said Dan Knechtges, TUTS Artistic Director. “It’s a celebration of everything that was great about the 80s, and we know Houston audiences are excited to be back in the theatre and just have some fun!”

Rock of Ages takes you back to the time of bands with big egos, big guitar solos and even bigger hair!

Featuring the music of hit bands including REO Speedwagon, Pat Benatar, Twisted Sister, Bon Jovi, Styx, and Journey, this musical comedy was nominated for five Tony Awards® including Best Musical. Rock of Ages runs October 5 through 17 at the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts.

Leading off the cast is Justin Matthew Sargent as “Drew” and Diana Huey as “Sherrie.”

Joining them are Steven Bogard as “Dennis,” Justin Collette as “Lonny,” Brian Mathis as “Hertz,” Nicole Powell as “Mother/Justice,” Drew Redington as “Franz/Dance Captain,” Brett Stoelker as “Father/Stacee Jaxx,” and Teresa Zimmermann as “Regina/Candi.” Miles Marmolejo and Emily Tanner will serve as swings.

Rounding out the cast in the Ensemble are Austin Colburn, Alex Cruz, Karma Jenkins, Tracy Sokat, Ryan Winkler and Ricardo Zayas.

As previously announced, Rock of Ages, will be directed and choreographed by Jessica Hartman who previously choreographed the TUTS productions of Memphis, Mamma Mia! and A Chorus Line. She is joined by Musical Director, Alexander “Xander” Rovang; Set Designer, Ryan McGettigan; Costume Designer, Colleen Grady, Lighting Designer, Jason Lyons, Projection Designer, Mary Hope Ballou and Sound Designer, Andrew Harper. Casting for Rock of Ages is provided by Megan Larche Dominick, CSA.

Tickets start at just $40, and are available online at, or by contacting the TUTS Box Office by phone at (713) 558-8887 or in person by visiting the Box Office located at 800 Bagby Street.