Heidi, by Anne Adams Notario

Based on Johanna Spyri's novel set in 19th-century Switzerland, Heidi is a new musical by Anne Adams Notario featuring an orphan girl who is taken to live with her hermit grandfather in the Alps. It will be performed in an enhanced staged reading with piano-vocal soundtrack. The cast includes Taylor Flanagan, Tony Salinas, Sam Johnson, Darren Scharf and Katie McLoughlin, with Peytie Jackson as Heidi. Recording artists: Sam Johnson, Liz Cass, Nina Revering.

Red River Church
4425 Red River St., Austin, 78751

Admission is free, but donations will be accepted at the door.

January 26 and February 2 at 7:30 pm; January 27 and February 3 at 3:00 pm
Jan 26th, Feb 2nd at 7:30pm;Jan 27th, Feb 3rd at 3:00pm

Strip the Musical
Strip the Musical, by Amparo Garcia-Crow with composer Arthur Shane

The Living Room Storytime for Grownups, in association with Dillo Arts and Associates, present . . . STRIP THE MUSICAL. Strip takes the true stories of Candy Barr, Lenny Bruce, and Josephine Baker and tells the “naked truth” of their historic tales as one in this “Best Little Whorehouse Meets Godspell at Our Town."

Recommended for mature audiences. If teens attend, they should be accompanied by a parent.

Marchesa Theatre, Austin Film Society Event Hall
6226 Middle Fiskville Road, Austin 78752

Tickets: $20
January 23 (Sneak Preview), 24, 25, 26, and 27 at 8:00 pm; January 28 at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm
Jan 23rd-27th at 8:00pm;Jan 28th at 2:00pm and 7:00pm