Performance History

Bayou Theater at University of Houston-Clear Lake has played host to a wonderful range of cultural events throughout the 21st century. From musical performances across various genres to lectures and theatrical productions, Bayou Theater serves to enhance the culture of the greater Clear Lake area.

  2017-18
 
  • 2017-18
  • Thursday, August 31, 2017
    Mercury: Bach and Piazzolla
  • Friday, October 6, 2017
    Mercury: Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 5 and
    Brahms' Symphony No. 2
  • Saturday, October 21, 2017
    Texas New Music Ensemble
  • Thursday, October 26, 2017
    Game (Over) Life
  • Saturday, October 28, 2017
    Youth Soul Love
  • Friday, November 3, 2017
    Riyaaz Qawwali
  • Thursday, January 11, 2018
    Bumper Jacksons
  • Wednesday, February 14, 2018
    The Quebe Sisters
  • Wednesday February 21, 2018
    Dailey and Vincent
  • Friday, February 23, 2018
    Piano to Forte: Recital featuring Dr. Ipek Bozkurt
  • Saturday, March 31, 2018
    Riyaaz Qawwali: Encore Performance
  • Satruday, April 7, 2018
    CCISD Improv Team Up
  • Friday, April 13, 2018
    Mercury: Splendors of Italian Baroque
  • Thursday, APril 19-20, 2018
    Rememberall
  • Friday, April 27, 2018
    Brave Combo
  • Sunday, May 13, 2018
    Mercury: Vivaldi's Four Seasons
  2016-17
 
  • 2016-17 Season
  • Friday, September 2, 2016
    Mercury: Extreme Baroque
  • Friday, October 7, 2016
    Mercury: Brahms' Symphony No. 1
  • Thursday, November 10, 2016
    Mercury: Bach's Goldberg Variations
  • Thursday, February 9, 2017
    Mercury: Les Indes Galantes
  • Thursday, March 9-11, 2017
    Actors from the London Stage: Romeo and Juliet
  • Friday, April 7, 2017
    Mercury: Schubert's Death & the Maiden
  • Sunday, April 9, 2017
    Black Violin
  • Monday, April 24, 2017
    Lone Star Feminist
  • Friday, April 28, 2017
    CCISD Improv Team Up
  • Saturday, April 29, 2017
    Last Laugh Before Finals
  • Saturday, May 6, 2017
    The Revelers
  2015-16
 
  • 2015-16
  • Thursday, August 27, 2015
    Mercury Baroque: Handel
  • Friday, October 9, 2015
    Mercury Baroque: Bach's Complete Orchestra Suite
  •  Friday, November 20, 2015
    Mercury Baroque: Brahms' Hungarian Dances
  •  Thursday, February 11, 2016
    Mercury Baroque: Haydn's Surprise Symphony
  •  Thursday, March 10, 2016
    Mercury Baroque: Mozart's Clarinet Concerto

 

  2014-15
 
  • 2014-15
  • Thursday, August 28, 2014
    Mercury Baroque: Fandango
  • Friday, October 10, 2014
    Mercury Baroque: Mozart's Symphony No. 40
  • Friday, November 21, 2014
    Mercury Baroque: Beethoven & Elgar
  • Thursday, February 12, 2015
    Mercury Baroque: Handel's Water Music
  • Thursday, April 16, 2015
    Mercury Baroque: Mendelssohn & Schubert
  2013-14
 
  • 2013-14
  • Thursday, August 29, 2013
    Mercury Baroque: 8 Seasons
  • Friday, October 4, 2013
    Mercury Baroque: Mozart's Piano Concertos
  • Thursday, February 13, 2014
    Mercury Baroque: Bach's Brandenburg Concertos featuring Richard Egarr
  • Thursday, April 3, 2013
    Mercury Baroque: Vivaldi Extravaganza
  • Thursday, May 1, 2014
    Mercury Baroque: Beethoven's Symphony No. 6 & No. 7
  2012-13
 
  • 2012-13
  • Thursday, October 4, 2012
    Mercury Baroque: Mozart's Jupiter Symphony
  • Friday, January 11, 2013
    Mercury Baroque: Schubert's Death and the Maiden
  • Friday April, 19, 2013
    Mercury Baroque: Mozart's Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
  • Thursday, May 9, 2013
    Mercury Baroque: Beethoven's Symphony No. 4 and No. 5th. 
  2011-12
 
  • 2011-12
  • Friday, October 7, 2011
    Mercury Baroque: Encyclopedi Bach-Tannica
  • Friday, October, 28, 2011
    Voices of Spain and Mexico
  • Saturday, November 19, 2011
    Gizmo Guys
  • Thursday, January 19, 2012
    Mercury Baroque: Farewell Haydn, Hello Mozart
  • Thursday, February 16, 2012
    Mercury Baroque: A French Valentine
  • Friday, February 16, 2012
    Urban Souls Dance Company
  • Thursday, May 10, 2012
    Mercury Baroque: Heroic Beethoven
  2010-11
 
  • 2010-11
  • Friday September 3, 2010
    Mercury Baroque: Bach's Bradenburg Concertos
  • Friday, October 8, 2010
    Mercury Baroque: Exotique!
  • Friday, November 19, 2010
    Galumpha
  • Thursday, February 10, 2011
    Mercury Baroque: 8 Seasons
  • Friday, March 3, 2011
    Wyndnwyre
  • Friday, April 1, 2011
    Solero Flamenco
  • Friday May 13, 2011
    Mercury Baroque: Mozart's Requiem
  2009-10
 
  • 2009-10
  • Sunday, August 30, 2009
    Mercury Baroque: Essential Baroque
  • Thursday, October 8, 2009
    Mercury Baroque: Essential Baroque Royal Fireworks
  • Friday, November 6, 2009
    Michael Harrison
  • Friday, February 12, 2010
    Solero Flamenco
  • Friday, March 26, 2010
    Mercury Baroque: L' Estro Armonico: The Genius of Harmony
  • Saturday, April 17, 2010

    Mama's Night Out

  • Sunday, May 16, 2010

    Mercury Baroque: Classical in the Raw

  2008-09
 
  • 2008-09
  • Friday, March 13, 2009
    Hunt Family Fiddlers
  • Sunday, May 17, 2009
    Mercury Baroque: Lully's Armide
  2007-08
 
  • 2007-08
  • Friday, September 28, 2007
    LUNA Argentina
  • Friday, October 26, 2007
    Nosferatu
  • Saturday, December 15, 2007
    Mercury Baroque Ensemble: Handel's Messiah
  • Saturday, February 16, 2008
    Mercury Baroque Ensemble: A Vivaldi Valentine
  • Saturday, March 8, 2008
    BackBeat... A Tribute
  • Sunday, May 18, 2008
    Mercury Baroque Ensemble: Purcell's Dido and Aeneas
  2006-07
 
  • 2006-07
  • Friday, September 29, 2006
    Classical Grass on Chaplin
  • Saturday, October 14, 2006
    Celt-Iberia
  • Saturday, November 11, 2006
    Gizmo Guys
  • Saturday, December 16, 2006
    Christmas-Made in Italy
  • Friday, February 2, 2007
    Orpheus
  • Sunday, March 25, 2007
    Mercury: Bach on Coffee
  • Saturday, April 28, 2007
    Urban Phenomenology Project
  2005-06
 
  • 2005-06
  • Saturday, September 24, 2005
    Michael Lane Trautman
  • Sunday, October 9, 2005
    Mercury Baroque Ensemble
  • Friday, October 21, 2005
    Goodnight, Mr. Poe
  • Sunday, December 18, 2005
    Mercury Baroque Ensemble
  • Saturday, January 21, 2006
    J. Ivy
  • Saturday, February 4, 2006
    Derek Menchan
  • Saturday, March 11, 2006
    FLY Dance Company
  • Saturday, April 29, 2006
    Cheap Therapy
  2004-05
 
  • 2004-05
  • Sunday, October 3, 2004
    Mercury Baroque Ensemble
  • Friday, October 22, 2004
    Garcia y Reyna
  • Saturday, November 6, 2004
    Lynn Trefzger
  • Friday, November 19, 2004
    Philip Hii
  • Saturday, February 5, 2005
    An Evening of Cheap Therapy
  • Friday, February 18, 2005
    Orange Kellin's New Orleans Blue Serenaders
  • Saturday, March 12, 2005
    FLY Dance Company
  • Sunday, March 20, 2005
    Istanpitta
  2003-04
 
  • 2003-04
  • Friday, September 26, 2003
    Smythe & Saucier- Circo Comedia
  • Friday, October 17, 2003 
    Nashville Mandolin Ensemble
  • Saturday, November 8, 2003
    Mark Nizer
  • Saturday, November 15, 2003
    Mercury Baroque Ensemble
  • Friday, February 13, 2004
    Mood Indigo
  • Saturday, February 28, 2004
    ELISION Saxophone Quartet
  • Saturday, April 17, 2004
    Enso Quartet
  2002-03
 
  • 2002-03
  • Friday, September 13, 2002
    "Fever: A Tribute to Peggy Lee" featuring Connie Evingson
  • Saturday, September 14, 2002
    "Broadway, Beatles and the Blues" featuring Connie Evingson
  • Sunday, September 29, 2002
    Martha Kemper: Welty's Why I Live at the P.O. and Other Stories
  • Saturday, November 2, 2002
    Naturally Seven
  • Saturday, February 1, 2003
    Derek Menchan Ensemble
  • Saturday, February 22, 2003
    Dueling Divas
  • Friday March 14, 2003
    Wyndnwyre
  • Saturday, April 26, 2003
    Classical Grass
  2001-02
 
  • 2001-2002
  • Friday, September 28, 2001
    Lucia y Valdemar - Gitanerias Flamenco Artists
  • Saturday, October 13, 2001
    Michael Videon
  • Saturday, November 3, 2001
    The Gizmo Guys
  • Saturday, November 10, 2001
    The Pummill Family
  • Friday, December 14, 2001
    Wyndnwyre
  • Saturday, January 26, 2002
    Kimberlite Trio
  • Saturday, February 9, 2002
    Jeremy Garcia
  • Friday, February 22, 2002
    Accordiaon Kings
  • Saturday, March 2, 2002
    Good Night, Mr. Poe
  • Saturday, March 9, 2002
    Ben Coker
  • Saturday, April 20, 2002
    Bluebonnet Brass
  2000-01
 
  • 2000-2001
  • Saturday, September 30, 2000
    Colleen H. Mallette: American Cabaret
  • Friday, October 13, 2000
    Mingo Saldivar Conjunto Music
  • Sunday, October 15, 2000
    Marimba Chiapas and Los Madrugdoras
  • Thursday, October 19, 2000
    Louis Walker and Bryan Kile
  • Saturday, November 4, 2000
    Georgia Guitar Quartet
  • Saturday, December 2, 2000
    Clear Lake Metropolitan Ballet: Nutcracker
  • Friday, January 26, 2001
    Philip Hii
  • Friday, February 9, 2001
    Clear Lake Metropolitan Ballet: Contemporary Performance
  • Friday, February 23, 2001
    Mood Indigo
  • Friday, March 2, 2001
    Derek Menchan
  • Friday, March 9, 2001
    Wyndnwyre
  • Friday, March 23, 2001
    Kimberly Snaufer & Marc Garvin
  • Friday, April 13, 2001
    Wild Basin Winds
  1999-2000
 
  • 1999-2000
  • Friday, September 24, 1999
    Homer Hickman, Jr.
  • Thursday, October 14, 1999
    Chask: Music of Latin America
  • Saturday, December 4, 1999
    Clear Lake Metropolitan Ballet: Nutcracker
  • Thursday, February 24, 2000
    Carol Fran & Clarence Hollimon
  • Thursday, March 2, 2000
    Wyndnwyre
  • Thursday, April 13, 2000
    String Ensemble: "Bach to Bop!"