Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts Box Office - University of Houston
Skip to main content

How I Learned to Play Tennis by comfort ifeoma katchy

Saturday, November 13, 2021

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

The School of Theatre & Dance presents How I Learned to Play Tennis by comfort ifeoma katchy. This event will be performed live and in person.

Directed by Rob Shimko and Phillip Kershaw

This world premiere by School of Theatre & Dance senior Comfort Katchy is a coming-of-age story following Anya, a rising high school senior hoping to get scouted and begin her life as a professional tennis player. Feeling discouraged by her conservative Nigerian father who wants her to think more practically about her future, she turns to her tennis coach for the support she desperately desires. Though her best friend and teammate Mariana warns against it, Anya finds herself emotionally smitten by the coach and is soon swooped into a relationship she isn’t ready for. With the support of those closest to her, Anya begins to find her footing as she navigates what life continues to serve her way.

Performances: November 12-13 at 8:00 PM and November 13-14 at 2:00 PM

Quintero Theatre
Online Advance Sales: $23.00 General Public / $18.00 Seniors (65+), UH Faculty, Staff, Alumni / $13.00 Student

At-Door Sales will result in a $2.00 per ticket fee

Purchase tickets here!

If a performance is sold out, a cash-only standby ticket policy goes into effect
KGMCA Box Office