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    Dance Film Event

    Presented by Austin Community College Dance Department at Austin Community College Rio Grande Campus, Austin

    February 23, 2017

    ACC’s Dance Department presents works selected by the dance faculty for screening and discussion.

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    Start Trekkin'

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    January 7 - February 25, 2017

    Every Saturday at 8pm in January and February, the cast of Start Trekkin will take you on a never-before-seen, never-to-be-seen-again trek through the many worlds of the beloved, campy 1960s...more

    Similar not the Same: Suzanne Wyss

    Presented by Pump Project Art Complex at Pump Project Art Complex, Austin

    February 4 - February 25, 2017

    Searching for uncommon materials in common places, Wyss hunts out lush textures, repetition, and organic movement while reusing or recycling whenever possible. The hundreds of VHS tapes that make...more

    Monika Sosnowska: Habitat

    Presented by The Contemporary Austin

    November 22, 2016 - February 26, 2017

    For Habitat at The Contemporary Austin – Jones Center, Sosnowska’s largest monographic exhibition to date at a U.S. museum, the artist has created an immersive, two-floor...more

    Pioneers of African American Cinema: THE BLOOD OF JESUS & SHORTS

    Presented by Austin Film Society at Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    February 26, 2017

    From the 1920s through the 1940s, a shadow film industry operated in America, producing films with all-black casts for African American audiences. We are proud to present two newly restored...more

    The Taming

    Presented by Paradox Players at First Unitarian Universalist Church of Austin, Austin

    February 10 - February 26, 2017

    The Taming

    In this hilariously raucous, all-female "power-play," contestant Katherine has political aspirations to match her beauty pageant ambitions. All she needs to revolutionize...more

    Texas Documentary Photography Member's Choice Exhibit

    Presented by Chase Bank Corridor of the Arts

    January 17 - February 26, 2017

    Chase Bank Corridor of the Arts to host Texas Documentary Photography Group's Member's Choice Show


    Puff, The Magic Dragon

    Presented by Austin Scottish Rite Theater at Austin Scottish Rite Theater, Austin

    February 4 - February 26, 2017

    Saturdays and Sundays Feb.4-26, 11am and 1pm.

    Tickets $8-12

    With a new baby sister in the house and the family too busy to play with him, Jackie finds adventure with Puff in the...more

    An Iliad

    Presented by Penfold Theatre Company and Austin Scottish Rite Theater at Austin Scottish Rite Theater, Austin

    February 16 - February 26, 2017

    "Every time I sing this song, I hope it's the last time," says the Poet as she digs deep to sing an epic story of war, honor, love, violence and the Greek siege of Troy. She's told her story for...more

    AUDIO DESCRIPTION TRAINING WORKSHOP FOR PERFORMANCES

    Presented by VSA Texas at AGE Building, Austin

    February 25 - February 26, 2017

    VSA Texas is conducting a two-day Audio Description training for individuals interested in becoming professional Audio Describers. This training takes place Saturday, February 25, 2017, 9:30am –...more

    Ella

    Presented by Lotus Contemporary Performing Arts at Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center., Austin

    February 23 - February 26, 2017

    "ELLA" is a dance theatre performance project, devised collaboratively by Lotus Contemporary Performing Arts and ProyectoTEATRO, that challenges the patriarchal "values" placed on women and...more

    Austin’s Art in Public Places call for artists, apply within

    Presented by City of Austin Cultural Arts Division at Austin City Hall, Austin

    December 2, 2016 - February 28, 2017

    Austin’s Art in Public Places Program has issued a call for a public artwork opportunity for a new Fire/EMS Station in Onion Creek. For full project details and to apply, visit ...more

    Texas Nafas Presents Poet Ralph Housser

    Presented by Texas Nafas at channelAustin Studios, Austin

    February 1 - February 28, 2017

    Poet Ralph Housser intervieweed by Gordon Magill and he reads many of his poems.


    Santoalla

    Presented by Austin Film Festival

    February 28, 2017

    (USA/SPAIN, 82 min)
    Directors: Andrew Becker, Daniel Mehrer
    Progressive Dutch couple Martin and Margo had only one dream: to live off the land, far from the constraints and...more

    Amplify Assembly

    Presented by Austin Film Society

    March 2, 2017

    Join Austin Public for our second annual Amplify Assembly @ Austin Public! Amplify Assembly 2017 is an official kick-off event for Amplify Austin Day and is brought to you in partnership with I...more

    ' t e x t s c a p e ' - Susan Scafati & Sean Ripple

    Presented by Co-Lab Projects and Big Medium

    February 4 - March 4, 2017

    t e x t s c a p e  is a meditation on constructed worlds, communication, and connection through the gesture of text messaging. Combining old and new photographic processes,...more

    Three Tall Women

    Presented by The City Theatre Company at The City Theatre, Austin

    February 17 - March 5, 2017

    Earning a Pulitzer Prize and three Best Play awards, Edward Albee has created a masterwork of modern theater. Three Tall Women is a beautiful and enduring examination of loss and our ability to go...more

    The Broadway Musical Me and My Girl

    Presented by The Theatre at McCallum Fine Arts Academy at McCallum High School Fine Arts Center, Austin

    February 23 - March 5, 2017

    MacTheatre presents the fun-filled dance sensation Me & My

    What happens when you discover you are royalty? Me and My Girl is a comic, musical romp from the thirties...more

    Terms of Endearment

    Presented by Austin Film Society

    March 5, 2017

    USA, 1983, Digital, 132 min.

    One of the all-time Texas classics that makes our 2017 Texas Film Hall of Fame honoree list. Writer/producer/director James L. Brooks adapts Larry...more

    Mix 'n' Mash: XOXO

    Presented by Mexic-Arte Museum at Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin

    February 10 - March 5, 2017

    Date: Friday, February 10, 2017
    Member Preview: 5:00-6:00pm
    Public Hours: 6:00-9:00pm
    Admission: $10.00 or Free for Members!
    Specialty...more

    NEVA by Guillermo Calderon

    Presented by Theatre en Bloc at Santa Cruz Center for Culture, Austin

    February 16 - March 5, 2017

    WHY MAKE ART OR SEE ART IN A TIME OF POLITICAL UNREST?
    NEVA is a highly political play for these highly political times. Using 2 distinct revolutions: Russia and Chile,...more

    TERMS OF ENDEARMENT

    Presented by Austin Film Society

    March 5, 2017

    One of the all-time Texas classics that makes our 2017 Texas Film Hall of Fame honoree list. Writer/producer/director James L. Brooks adapts Larry McMurtry's novel about the turbulent lives and...more

    The Three Penny Opera

    Presented by Austin Community College Drama Department at Austin Community College Rio Grande Campus, Austin

    February 24 - March 5, 2017

    Libretto by Bertolt Brecht Music by Kurt Weill

    Translation by Desmond Versey and Eric Bently

    A play with music chronicling the adventures of Victorian outlaw Mack the Knife. After...more

    Conversation with David Hare and Deborah E. Lipstadt

    Presented by Blanton Museum of Art at Blanton Museum of Art, Austin

    March 7, 2017

    Playwright and screenwriter David Hare and scholar Deborah E. Lipstadt discuss their work on the 2016 film Denial. The film is based on Lipstadt’s legal battle with David Irving, who accused her...more

    Soviet Artifact Exhibition with Professor Joe Liro

    Presented by Austin Community College Art Gallery

    March 1 - March 10, 2017

    The Cold War sets the scene for this exhibition. On the world stage, the superpowers dealt with the business of that conflict: armaments, détente, missile silos, guns and butter, stagnation,...more

    Missed Connections ATX

    Presented by Coldtowne Theater at ColdTowne Theater, Austin

    February 4 - March 11, 2017

    Celebrate love and second chances at Missed Connections ATX, an improv show inspired by Craigslist Missed Connections ads. 

    Missed Connections ATX marries short- and long-form improv...more

    Stevie Nicks 24 Karat Gold Tour

    Presented by Frank Erwin Center at Frank Erwin Center, Austin

    March 12, 2017

    Rock icons Stevie Nicks with Pretenders announced 20 new shows and will make a stop at the Frank Erwin Center on March 12!

    Due to huge ticket demands and stellar reviews for the 24 Karat...more

    A Girl Named Sue

    Presented by Color Arc Productions at Trinity Street Theatre, Austin

    February 24 - March 12, 2017

    Color Arc Productions is proud to present the world premiere of a A Girl Named Sue, new play by Vietnamese-American playwright Christine Hoang with songs by award-winning Korean-American...more

    You Can Sing! Vocal Performance Workshop

    Presented by Women in Jazz Association, inc. and George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center at George Washington Carver Museum & Cultural Center, Austin

    March 13, 2017

    Enjoy a day singing and performing during spring break at the Women in Jazz "You Can Sing!" Vocal Performance Camp, Saturday, March 13, 2017 at the George Washington Carver Museum, 1165 Angelina...more

    Classes for young adults with disabilities ages 16-22.

    Presented by VSA Texas at AGE Building, Austin

    March 13 - March 16, 2017

    Classes for young adults with disabilities ages 16-22. Learn how to tell your story through digital media!

    Spring and Summer 2017
    FEE: $35 per class
    Each class will be held at...more

    Take Off Tour 2017: Marah in the Mainsail Rooftop on 6th

    Presented by Last Triumph Studio

    March 15 - March 16, 2017

    Last Triumph Presents: The Take Off Tour with 
    Marah in the Mainsail and Good Morning Bedlam!

    Wednesday, March 15th at Rooftop On Sixth
    10:00PM | 21+ | No Cover...more

    Take Off Tour 2017: Marah in the Mainsail The Rattle Inn

    Presented by Last Triumph Studio

    March 17 - March 18, 2017

    Last Triumph Presents: The Take Off Tour with 
    Marah in the Mainsail and Good Morning Bedlam

    Friday, March 17th at The Rattle Inn
    10:30PM | 21+ | No Cover
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    Take Off Tour 2017: Marah in the Mainsail Handlebar Rooftop

    Presented by Last Triumph Studio

    March 18, 2017

    Last Triumph Presents: The Take Off Tour with 
    Marah in the Mainsail and Good Morning Bedlam!

    Saturday, March 18th at HandleBar Austin
    8:00PM | 21+ | No Cover...more

    Dimensions in Color: The Art of Maria Lyle and Lisa Garner

    Presented by Link & Pin

    February 17 - March 19, 2017

    Link & Pin presents Dimensions in Color:  The Art of Maria Lyle and Lisa Garner

    February 17 - March 19, 2017

    Artist Reception:  Saturday February 25, 2017 6:00-9:00...more

    History of TV: Murder, She Wrote

    Presented by Austin Film Society

    March 20, 2017

    Special guest programmer Ericca Long of the Magic Lantern Podcast will join us to present two specially selected episodes of the iconic '80s mystery series, starring the wonderful Angela Lansbury...more

    Blanton Block Party

    Presented by Blanton Museum of Art at Blanton Museum of Art, Austin

    March 25, 2017

    Explore the Blanton Museum of Art at a free day-to-night community festival celebrating the newly reinstalled permanent collection galleries. The Blanton Block Party is the perfect opportunity to...more

    Sesame Street Live “Elmo Makes Music”

    Presented by Frank Erwin Center at Frank Erwin Center, Austin

    March 24 - March 26, 2017

    When the new music teacher’s instruments go missing, Elmo, Abby Cadabby, Big Bird, and more come to the rescue and discover instruments they never knew existed. Children learn that everyone can...more

    Beautiful: The Carole King Musical 

    Presented by Broadway Across America at Bass Concert Hall, Austin

    March 21 - March 26, 2017

    Long before she was Carole King, chart-topping music legend, she was Carol Klein, Brooklyn girl with passion and chutzpah. She fought her way into the record business as a teenager and, by the...more

    Las Cuatro Estaciones: A Story of Human Trees

    Presented by Sharon Marroquin and VSA Texas at Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center., Austin

    March 24 - March 26, 2017

    Created by choreographer Sharon Marroquín during a residency at the Mexican American Cultural Center, this contemporary dance work explores the cycles of death and...more

    Cameraperson

    Presented by Austin Film Society

    February 26 - March 26, 2017

    With filmmaker/cinematographer Kirsten Johnson in attendance!

    A boxing match in Brooklyn; life in postwar Bosnia and Herzegovina; the daily routine of a Nigerian midwife; an intimate...more

    Hot Air

    Presented by Austin Film Festival

    March 28, 2017

    (USA, 86 min) 
    Writers: Jeremy M. Goldstein and Derek Sieg (both in attendance) 
    Director: Derek Sieg 
    Cast: Jere Burns, Matthew Gray Gubler, Schuyler Fisk, Gary...more

    Femme Film Fridays: Enough Said

    Presented by Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    March 31, 2017

    Join the Bullock Museum for a screening and conversation about Enough Said as part of the Femme Film Fridays series, a film series highlighting the cinematic works of women, both behind and in...more

    Austin Remembers: MLK

    Presented by augzoo LLC at Texas Capitol , Austin

    January 16 - March 31, 2017

    Austin Remembers:  MLK” FREE Augmented Reality App

    Austin, TX:  augzoo LLC, an Austin-based augmented reality company, announces plans to release an...more

    Red Snapper

    Presented by Austin Chamber Music Center at First Unitarian Universalist Church of Austin, Austin

    April 1, 2017

    Combining poetry and music, song and images, with a playful and brilliant nod to one of the greatest-ever pieces of chamber music. Focusing on living artists who make an incredible impact on the...more

    Friend of a Friend

    Presented by Pump Project Art Complex at Pump Project Art Complex, Austin

    March 4 - April 1, 2017

    Based on a simple curatorial strategy, Friend of a Friend examines the associations and influences of contemporary artists who use drawing as their primary means of art-making....more

    Panic! At The Disco Death Of A Bachelor Tour

    Presented by Frank Erwin Center at Frank Erwin Center, Austin

    April 2, 2017

    Panic! At The Disco will embark on the Death Of A Bachelor Tour, a headline U.S. arena run in celebration of the success of their gold-certified fifth studio album “Death Of A Bachelor,”...more

    Pagnol — The Marseilles Trilogy

    Presented by Austin Film Society at Alamo Drafthouse at The Ritz, Austin

    April 2, 2017

    This beautiful, vibrant film, directed by Alexander Korda from a script by Marcel Pagnol, introduces us to the three characters whose intertwined lives and fortunes comprise Pagnol's epochal...more

    Rezuranger: An Improvised Heavy Metal Odyssee

    Presented by Coldtowne Theater at ColdTowne Theater, Austin

    March 4 - April 8, 2017

    The unholy halls of Satan's hell haven't been rocked since the disbanding of heavy metal legends Rezuranger, 15 long years ago. Beelzebub makes it his mission to reignite the torch of malevolence...more

    Pagnol — The Marseilles Trilogy: Fanny

    Presented by Austin Film Society at Alamo Drafthouse at The Ritz, Austin

    April 9, 2017

    France, 1932, DCP, 125 min., In French with English Subtitles. 
    DIRECTED BY MARC ALLÉGRET


    General admission tickets are available from the Alamo...more

    Funky Chicken Coop Tour

    Presented by Urban Poultry Association of Texas

    April 15, 2017

    Come experience classic Austin at its best on the 9th Annual Funky Chicken Coop Tour! This self-guided tour will take you to poultry-loving homes, farms and small businesses all over town. See...more

    Multiple Originals XX

    Presented by Women Printmakers of Austin

    March 11 - April 16, 2017

    Multiple Originals XX: 2017 Members Exhibition

    March 11 - April 16, 2017
    Bone Black Studio and Gallery
    916 Springdale Road
    Austin, TX
    Multiple Originals XX will...more

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