Arts in the Afternoon

Opera to GoWe are proud to offer the community a wide variety of daytime cultural events. Experience a world of culture through films, dance and music performances and book signings with best-selling and emerging authors.

All events take place at 1:00 PM unless noted otherwise.

Thursday, Aug 15
Film | And Then She Arrived
Does love really conquer all? Dan Freilich is 30 and has everything he could ever hope for and then some: the perfect job at his father's law firm, the perfect loving family, and a perfectly planned wedding to his high school sweetheart. Details and Tickets

Wednesday, Sept 4
Film | The Spy Behind Home Plate

Monday, Sept 23
Literature | Author Talk with Maryann Mueller, Grief Diaries: Through The Eyes of a Widow & Grief Diaries: Surviving Sudden Loss

Wednesday, Oct 23
Music | Cypress Winds, Clarinet Quartet

Thursday, Dec 19
Film | King Bibi

Friday, Jan 17
Music | Opera to Go! with the Houston Grand Opera

Friday, Jan 31
Music | An Afternoon of Song with Emily Moses, Soprano

Friday, Feb 14
Dance | FLY Dance Company

Thursday, March 5
Film | From Slavery to Freedom

Friday, March 13
Dance | Houston Ballet

Monday, May 4
Literature | TBD


Arts in the Afternoon is funded in part by the City of Houston through Houston Arts Alliance.

For more information and to register, please contact Esther Bethke at or 713.595.8186.