The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts is managed and operated by the Hobby Center Foundation, formerly known as the Houston Music Hall Foundation. The Foundation is organized as a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.
We are able to be a central hub for artists and audiences in Houston and a driving force in the performing arts ecosystem because of the ongoing generosity of many individuals, corporations and foundations.
Support the Hobby Center Foundation arts & education programming and a first-class performing arts venue for the Houston community
The VIP Donor Experience is a unique way to support the Hobby Center Foundation, while experiencing memorable, first-class experiences at Memorial Hermann Broadway at the Hobby Center series performances.
Annual support from individuals, corporations and foundations is integral to helping the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts to thrive. Philanthropic support allows the Hobby Center to connect Houston audiences to diverse, engaging live performing arts experiences and educational initiatives year-round while also preserving and maintaining this important civic asset for future generations of artists and audiences.
The Hobby Center reflects the diversity of our city through a wide range of exceptional artistic and educational programming on and off stage. Compelling artists from Houston and around the globe engage audiences through dynamic and innovative artmaking and storytelling.
An exclusive one-night-only event supporting the Hobby Center for the Performing Arts’ expanded education and accessibility initiatives. A Night at the Founders Club is a not-to-be-missed fundraising event launching a new era in the Hobby Center’s impact in the performing arts in Houston.