Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts

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Upcoming Events 

Online Box Office
Due to scheduled maintenance, the ticketing system will be unable to process credit card payments on May 8 between 2 a.m. - 6 a.m. We apologize for any inconvenience.

THE MUSICAL COMEDY MURDERS OF 1940 presented by Theatre Victoria
Apr. 24-26 & Apr. 30-May 2
Sliding panels, secret passageways and a German maid figure diabolically in the comic mayhem of this farce, all the while poking fun at the theatre and film worlds with biting, satiric and refreshingly irreverent wit.
Purchase tickets at the Welder Center Box Office and online.


INTO THE WOODS, JR. presented by Theatre Victoria Junior Acting Company
Wednesday, May 6, 7:00 p.m.
This hour long musical tells the story of “Happily Ever After”, as we watch Cinderella, Jack and the beanstalk, Rapunzel, Little Red Ridinghood and others playout their lives in the woods. 
Purchase tickets at the Welder Center Box Office and online.


2015 Charity Concert Series benefitting Bluebonnet Youth Ranch, Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts, and Victoria Lions Club
Thursday, May 7, 7:30 p.m. Gene Watson and band
Tickets on sale at the Welder Center Box Office and online.  


CELEBRATING 35 YEARS! presented by Busby Dancenter
Saturday, May 9, 2:30 & 7:00 p.m.
Students of all ages present an evening of dance styles including Classical Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Tap & Hip Hop in this annual student concert.
Tickets on sale at the Welder Center Box Office and online.   



DR. BONNIE DUNBAR: A LIFE IN SPACE presented by the Museum of the Coastal Bend
Wednesday, May 13, 6:00 p.m.
Dr. Bonnie Dunbar, retired NASA astronaut, speaks about her life and experiences as a five-time Space Shuttle astronaut. Reception in the lobby immediately following lecture. Sponsored in part by a grant from the Junior League of Victoria. Free and open to the public. No tickets necessary.


AN EVENING WITH JEANNE ROBERTSON presented by The Food Bank of the Golden Crescent 
Thursday, May 14, 7:30 p.m.
Turning 70 years young this year, Robertson continues to charm audiences with her humorous observations about life around her. This former Miss North Carolina, standing tall at six-foot-two, has an infectious personality, heart and sense of humor. With seven nationally released DVDs, three books, hundreds of hours on SiriusXM satellite radio and over 18 million YouTube hits, the demand for Robertson's family-friendly and engaging brand of comedy has grown exponentially.
Purchase tickets at the Welder Center Box Office and online.


NATIONAL ADULT EDUCATION HONOR SOCIETY CEREMONY
presented by Victoria College Adult Education Center
Friday, May 15, 7:00 p.m.


DANCEWORKS UNLIMITED ANNUAL SPRING RECITAL
Saturday, May 16, 7:00 p.m.
Tickets available soon.


HI-HAT HATTIE presented by Hope Child Advocacy Center 
Thursday, May 21 & Friday, May 22, 7:00 p.m.
Dinner and Theatre in an intimate setting. This event will be presented "black box" in the Leo J. Welder Center rehearsal hall.
Purchase tickets at the Welder Center Box Office and online

 

OUR LADY OF SORROWS BALLET FOLKLORICO ANNUAL SHOW
Saturday, May 23, 5:30 p.m.
Our Lady of Sorrows Ballet Folklorico presents an evening of great entertainment with their talented dancers and beautiful costumes performing to various states from Mexico.
Tickets available at the door.


THE CLASSICS presented by Ledwig Dance Academy
Saturday, May 30, 6:30 p.m.
Ledwig Dance Academy presents their 2nd annual recital.
Tickets available May 4.


FIRST ANNUAL AUBRIE SHUGART SCHOOL OF DANCING DANCE RECITAL
Sunday, June 7, 2:00 & 6:30 p.m.
A dance recital that exhibits the learnings of students throughout the 2014-15 dance season.
Tickets available May 4.


T-3 SHOWCASE presented by Theatre Victoria
June 27 - 28
Disney's Aladdin Kids; Disney's Cinderella Kids; and Disney's High School Musical 2, Jr
Purchase tickets at the Welder Center Box Office and online.



SHREK: THE MUSICAL presented by Theatre Victoria
July 24 - August 1
Purchase tickets at the Welder Center Box Office and online.

2015 Charity Concert Series benefitting Bluebonnet Youth Ranch, Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts, and Victoria Lions Club
Thursday, Aug. 13, 7;30 p.m. Gary P. Nunn and band
Tickets on sale at the Welder Center Box Office and online.   




Contacts

Box Office 361-570-TKTS (8587)
Online Box Office 

Rental and Scheduling Information:
Leo J. Welder Center for the Performing Arts  361-485-8540
Ben Hernandez, Office Coordinator 361-573-3291 x3382
Sue Prudhomme, Director of Cultural Affairs 361-582-2436

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Assistive listening devices are available upon request. Audience members with disabilities needing other accommodations must notify facility management one month in advance of event. Audience members with service animals are advised to select an aisle seat or row K to best accommodate the animal. Audience members with disruptive service animals will be asked to leave.

 

 

 

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