Get your fill of the performing arts in Alamo City this weekend. Sharpen your film critic skills at the 2016 Manhattan Short Film Festival or sing along to musical theater classics at Broadway vs. Opera. For a full list of happenings, visit our events calendar.
2016 Manhattan Short Film Festival
Cast your vote for the next generation of filmmakers at the 2016 Manhattan Short Film Festival. Beginning Friday, the fest will feature 10 Oscar-qualified short films that cinema-goers will judge to choose the rising stars of the silver screen. Spend your weekend at Urban-15 Studio and sharpen your film critic chops.
Alamo City Opera presents Broadway vs. Opera
This one-of-a-kind musical mash-up showcases some of San Antonio's most talented musical theater members and the best opera voices in the nation. Broadway vs. Opera will be at the Pearl Stable on Friday and Sunday only.
Colvin & Earle in concert
Americana music greats Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle will grace the Charline McCombs Empire Theatre stage this Saturday night in support of their self-titled album. The duo will share the spotlight, performing songs from their new project and classics from their solo careers.
Rich Robinson in concert
Rich Robinson, founding member of 1990s rock band the Black Crowes, will be at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts on Sunday. This will be San Antonio's first live listen to Robinson's newest work, 2016 solo album Flux.
Tobin Center for the Performing Arts presents Parsons Dance
Acclaimed dance company Parsons Dance visits the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts this Sunday and Monday for two enchanting evenings. Attendees will witness the incredible ensemble work and get lost in the magic of the movements.