Built in 1889, Bastrop Opera House to house touring companies, the theater later became a movie theater and then a teen center. Then, in 1979, with the threat of a sale for back taxes, Bastrop Opera House Inc. was chartered and restored. Under the direction of Chester Eitze, Executive Director since 1984, volunteers from board member to actors and stage crews continue to uphold the tradition of performing arts programming. The mission of the Bastrop Opera House is to produce quality
711 Spring Street, PO Box 691, Bastrop, TX 78602
ALBUQUERQUE LITTLE THEATRE
The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.