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Information for School Groups

Dear Educators and Parents,

Miller Outdoor Theatre offers culturally rich and artistically diverse children's programming as part of its season of free productions.

Children's musicals, theatre and productions are scheduled during the week and on Saturdays, April through October. Performances begin at 11:00 a.m., unless otherwise noted, and end by 12:00 p.m. Miller Outdoor Theatre's children's programs are entertaining, educational, and - best of all - FREE!

Seating at the Theatre is on a "first come, first served" basis. NO TICKETS ARE NECESSARY. NO RESERVATIONS CAN BE MADE. There are 1,705 seats under the canopy with space for 27 wheelchairs, and comfortable blanket and lawn chair seating for 4,500 on the grassy hilltop.

If you are planning a trip to Miller Outdoor Theatre, please view and submit the group attendance form


School Bus Parking

Hermann Park is a popular destination for school field trips.  As such, areas of Hermann Park have been designated for School Bus parking during the day.  Please reference this map which highlights those areas.


Lunch Orders

LEVY RESTAURANTS operates a lovely food service facility at Miller Outdoor Theatre. You can even place lunch orders in advance. Advanced orders must be confirmed 24 hours prior to start of show. The option available for lunch orders includes:

  • Hot Dog or Corn Dog, Small Popcorn, and Small Drink - $4.75

However, lunch orders can be flexible. Please view a full menu of our concessions.

You may order lunches for your groups directly from the Aramark concession stand at least one hour before the show starts.  For larger groups of 50 or more, please email

Click here for a listing of Children's Performances at Houston's Outdoor Theatre

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Support Miller

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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