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Rules and Regulations for Houston Events

We offer these guidelines to to make your experience at Miller Oudoor Theatre more enjoyable.


Rain Policy and Cancellation of Shows
Shows will not be canceled due to showers or thunderstorms. Only in instances of dangerous, inclement weather (such as a hurricane, tropical storm or tornado warnings) will a performance be cancelled.


Listening Devices
Listening devices are available for the hearing-impaired at the Miller Theatre Security  Desk one hour prior to curtain time. A valid Texas Driver License or state issued ID card is required for deposit. Performances captioned for the hearing-impaired are noted in calendar listings.


Miller Theatre's concession stand offers refreshments and other supplies for picnics. Purchasing concessions at Miller 
Theatre supports the free performances.



No Smoking
Smoking is prohibited in Hermann Park and at Miller Outdoor Theatre, including the hill.




Audio, Visual Recording
No audio or visual reproduction of any portion of a presentation at Miller Outdoor Theatre is permitted without the express written consent of the City of Houston.


No Glass Containers
Outside food and beverages (including alcohol) are permitted, but glass containers are prohibited in City of Houston parks, including Miller Theatre.



Lawn Chairs on the Left
Lawn chairs are permitted on the Miller Theatre Hill. However, they should be placed only on the left side (facing the stage) so that patrons on blankets can also see.


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Gifts and Contributions made to Miller Theatre Advisory Board, Inc. support programming and theatre activities that assist in enhancing the audience and producer experience and help keep performances free.

If you would like to donate to Miller Outdoor Theatre, you may do so in one of two ways:


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Check or Money Order

Miller Theatre Advisory Board
P.O. Box 66267
Houston, TX 77266-6267


Non-Profit Information

Miller Theatre Advisory Board, Inc. is a 501c3 organization. All gifts and contributions are tax deductible.

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