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    You Are My Sunshine: a Kind of Love Story

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

    August 31, 2016

    Terry Galloway spent years living in silence, until technology in the form of a cochlear implant caught up with her. “You Are My Sunshine” is Terry’s comic, sometimes moving, sometimes profane exploration of what happened after she literally regained her senses.

    Esther’s Follies co-founder Terry Galloway returns to Austin for one night only at the Scottish Rite ...more


    Little Shop of Horrors

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

    August 19 - September 11, 2016

    Feed the need for musical hilarity with this screamingly funny, gleefully twisted, out-of-this-world hit musical. Little Shop has devoured the hearts of theatre goers for over 30 years. Howard...more

    Domain | ARCOS Dance

    Presented by ARCOS Dance

    September 10 - September 11, 2016

    Domain

    ARCOS (arcosdance.com)

    Patti Strickel Harrison Theatre

    Texas State University

    405 Moon St, San Marcos, TX 78666

    Saturday, Sept 10 at 7:30pm and...more

    110 Stories - a staged reading by Sarah Tuft

    Presented by Gaslight Baker Theatre at Gaslight-Baker Theatre, Lockhart

    September 10 - September 11, 2016

    From the first crash at the World Trade Center Towers to a last goodbye at Ground Zero, 110 Stories takes us through 9/11 as told by those who were there. Based on interviews, this staged...more

    SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD

    Presented by Oh Dragon Theatre Company at Trinity Street Theatre, Austin

    September 2 - September 17, 2016

    Do you remember the moment, before the moment, your life changed forever? 

    It's about that one moment. It's about hitting the wall and having to make a choice, or take a stand,...more

    Riverside

    Presented by Jennifer Sherburn

    September 14 - September 17, 2016

    Riverside is a dance created in the backyards of two, adjoining Tarrytown residences. The setting features a swimming pool nestled within a gorgeous and cozy landscape of towering, vine covered...more

    The Theorists at Zilker Hillside Theater

    Presented by AM Arts and Austin Creative Alliance at Zilker Hillside Theatre, Austin

    September 17, 2016

    The Theorists are back on the Hillside to perform "HIRAETH," a portrait celebrating our Austin community! Grab your picnic, friends & family, and swim-suit, and let's enjoy homegrown art these...more

    AZTLAN Superheroes

    Presented by Aztlan Dance Company at Santa Cruz Center for Culture, Austin

    September 9 - September 18, 2016

    WHAT:            The AZTLAN Super Heroes: The Cumbia Cruiser Chronicles, “Volume 1: The Rise of Elote-Man”

    WHEN:...more

    Jamie Doesn't Want to Take a Bath

    Presented by Pollyanna Theatre Company

    September 10 - September 20, 2016

    Central Texas’ most well-known children’s theatre company, Pollyanna Theatre, is bringing Jamie Doesn’t Want to Take a Bath by playwright Bethany Lynn Corey to Round Rock, September 10 and...more

    Jamie Doesn't Want to Take a Bath - Weekday Performances

    Presented by Pollyanna Theatre Company

    September 10 - September 20, 2016

    Central Texas’ most well-known children’s theatre company, Pollyanna Theatre, is bringing Jamie Doesn’t Want to Take a Bath by playwright Bethany Lynn Corey to Round Rock, September 10 and...more

    Copyright for Artists

    Presented by Texas Accountants and Lawyers for the Arts at Austin Public Library - University Hills, Austin

    September 20, 2016


    Is your art protected? Join TALA for a comprehensive discussion of
    copyright fundamentals and how to protect your work. This multi-
    disciplinary presentation includes...more

    Sky Candy and Rudy Ramirez present Agent Andromeda: The Orion Crusade

    Presented by Sky Candy Austin

    September 9 - September 24, 2016

    Get ready to meet the smartest, bravest, Hottie McHottiest intergalactic super-heroine ever to pull a laser cannon out of a silver mini-dress: AGENT ANDROMEDA! Will she find The Overflowing...more

    Teatro Vivo Presents: EL

    Presented by Teatro Vivo at Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center., Austin

    September 8 - September 25, 2016

    Teatro Vivo is thrilled to present EL, a new play by Raul Garza.  Through humor, sadness, and strong allusions to Latino culture, EL takes us through the hardships of a family, as well as...more

    Don't Hug Me

    Presented by Hill Country Community Theatre at Hill Country Community Theatre, Cottonwood Shores

    September 15 - September 25, 2016

    Mark your calendars for
    "Don't Hug Me"
    A love story - with singin' and stuff!
     
    Book and Lyrics by Phil Olson.  Music by Paul Olson
    Directed by Mike...more

    Sadie Saturday Nite w/ Instant After Party with the Sister Rays

    Presented by Hyde Park Theatre at Hyde Park Theatre, Austin

    September 25, 2016


    Jean Caffeine  Brings Memoir Piece, “Sadie Saturday Nite ” to the Hyde Park Theatre.

    Sadie Saturday Nite is a one person + one guitar player show ; stories and songs about...more

    Newsies

    Presented by Broadway Across America at Bass Concert Hall, Austin

    September 27 - October 2, 2016

    Lexus Broadway in Austin presented by Texas Performing Arts brings you the Tony Award-Winning Smash Musical Premiere of Disney’s NEWSIES. Set in New York City at the turn of the...more

    The Back Pack Presents

    Presented by The Back Pack

    September 23 - October 2, 2016

    The Back Pack is BACK with another installment of their quarterly series:  The Back Pack Presents.  These non-speaking sketch clowns who have been described as “live action cartoons”...more

    Murder on the Rails

    Presented by Penfold Theatre Company

    October 8, 2016

    Nestle in your seat as the train whisks you away to the Clinic of Clarity, a revolutionary care facility by the tech millionaire-turned-philanthropist, Professor Reynard, who gained national...more

    A Few Good Men

    Presented by TexARTS at TexARTS Kam and James Morris Theater, Austin

    October 7 - October 16, 2016

    Academy Award-winner Aaron Sorkin’s drama that tells the story of military lawyers who, in the course of defending two United States Marines accused of murder, uncover a conspiracy that runs to...more

    Silent Sky

    Presented by Austin Playhouse

    September 23 - October 16, 2016

    At the dawn of modern astronomy, Henrietta Leavitt leaves her home and beloved sister to work in Harvard’s male-driven observatory and map the night sky. She forms a new sisterhood with her...more

    L'enfant Terrible

    Presented by Denise Prince and Women & Their Work at Austin Scottish Rite Theater, Austin

    October 22, 2016

    L’enfant Terrible defies the notion that there is a Rubicon one inevitably crosses from innocence to knowingness. Instead, participants will enjoy both states simultaneously and experience them...more

    14/48 Austin Theatre Festival

    Presented by 14/48 Austin at The VORTEX, Austin

    October 21 - October 22, 2016

    14/48 The Worlds Quickest Theatre Festival comes to Austin for its third year of wildly unexpected live performance! 

    The festival, which began in Seattle over fifteen years...more

    Jack & the Beanstalk

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre

    October 1 - October 23, 2016

    The EmilyAnn Theatre & Gardens presents

    Jack & the Beanstalk

    Dates: October 1-23, 2016 (Saturdays- 10:00AM, Sundays- 2:00PM)

     

    Join us for the next...more

    Long Center Presents: The Aluminum Show

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    October 26, 2016

    This new and unique show brings the material, the music and the artists together on stage in a magical, mystery-filled creation combining visual theater, dance, and humor into an exciting,...more

    Priscilla Queen of the Desert

    Presented by ZACH Theatre at Topfer Theater at ZACH Theater, Austin

    September 28 - October 30, 2016

    Shake your groove thing and climb aboard the most fun party bus in Austin -- Priscilla Queen of the Desert! Based on the smash-hit movie, this Olivier and Tony Award-winning musical...more

    The Illusionists

    Presented by Broadway Across America at Bass Concert Hall, Austin

    November 1 - November 6, 2016

    On the heels of a highly successful multi-city tour and run on Broadway, the world’s best-selling touring magic show, THE ILLUSIONISTS - LIVE FROM BROADWAY, will play Bass Concert Hall in Austin...more

    Long Center Presents: Annie

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    November 25 - November 26, 2016

    Leapin’ Lizards! The world’s best-loved musical returns in time-honored form. Directed by original lyricist and director Martin Charnin and choreographed by Liza Gennaro, this production of...more

    A Christmas Carol

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre

    November 26 - December 18, 2016

    The EmilyAnn Theatre & Gardens presents

    A Christmas Carol

    Dates: November 26- December 18, 2016 (Saturdays- 10:00AM, Sundays- 2:00PM)

     

    Join us for the...more

    Tom Booker's Game Night!

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    January 23, 2016 - January 28, 2017

    ** FREE PARKING!  DONATION BAR!  LOTS OF LAUGHS! **

    Join Tom Booker as he host an late night show catering to those who love to play improv games! Tom will invite audience...more

    Saturday Night Tightrope

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    January 23, 2016 - January 28, 2017

    ** FREE PARKING!  DONATION BAR!  LOTS OF LAUGHS! **

    Saturday Night Tightrope is an opportunity for students, alumni, and friends of The Institution Theater to collaborate,...more

    Long Center Presents: Once

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    February 18 - February 19, 2017

    Winner of 8 2012 Tony Awards® including BEST MUSICAL, ONCE is a truly original Broadway experience. Featuring an impressive ensemble of actor/musicians who play their own instruments onstage,...more

    The Marvelous Wonderettes

    Presented by TexARTS at TexARTS Kam and James Morris Theater, Austin

    February 17 - February 26, 2017

    Take a trip down memory lane to the 1958 Springfield High School prom where we meet The Wonderettes; four girls with hopes and dreams as big as their crinoline skirts. The show follows their lives...more

    Long Center Presents: Greater Tuna

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    April 14 - April 15, 2017

    Greater Tuna is the hilarious comedy about Texas’ third smallest town, where the Lion’s Club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies. The eclectic band of citizens that make up this town are...more

    Long Center Presents: Circus 1903 - The Golden Age of Circus

    Presented by Long Center for the Performing Arts at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin

    June 6 - June 8, 2017

    The producers of the best-selling magic show in the world (The Illusionists) have teamed up with award-winning puppeteers (from productions such as Warhorse) to create a TURN-OF-THE-CENTURY CIRCUS...more

    The Fancy Pants Mash Up

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    June 6, 2014 - May 1, 2020

    Sometimes the owners of the Hideout go on fancy trips. And sometimes, while on these fancy trips, they find something so delightful that they can’t help but bring it back to share with...more

    The Flying Theater Machine

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    May 25, 2014 - May 2, 2021

     Select Sundays in May & June, at the Hideout Theatre, Flying Theater Machine presents a hilarious and delightful family friendly improv show:...more

    Free Class

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    June 4, 2014 - May 21, 2022

    Curious about classes at the Hideout, but not quite ready to commit to six weeks and $189? Come check out a FREE sample of our classes.

    We’ll give you a low-pressure taste of the...more

    Pick Your Own Path

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    June 13, 2014 - November 11, 2022

    BEWARE AND WARNING!

    This show is different from all other shows.

     

     

    You the audience and YOU ALONE are in charge of what happens in the story.

    Do...more

    The Free Fringe

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    May 22, 2014 - May 24, 2024

    After a few drinks at the bar, improvisers are prone to saying things like “Wouldn’t it be crazy if…?” or “I just had the most insane idea for a show…”...more

    Maestro: Elimination-Style Improv Comedy

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    May 17, 2014 - May 25, 2024

    Every Saturday at 10:00 the Hideout presents twelve of Austin’s virtuoso improv comedians for a night of games and scenes based on audience suggestions — but only one of them will make...more

    The Weekender

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    May 25, 2014 - May 26, 2024

    Every Sunday night is a combination of Austin’s newest student performers and some of the most experienced troupes in town.  Get blown away by the raw, joyful energy of the...more

    The Big Bash

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    May 23, 2014 - May 31, 2024

    The Big Bash‘s all-star lineup of performers will kick off your weekend with games, scenes and improvised stories in the audience’s favorite genres. This show combines the very best...more

    PGraph Presents

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    May 23, 2014 - May 31, 2024

     

    Parallelogramophonograph (Kareem Badr, Kaci Beeler, Roy Janik, and Valerie Ward) has been performing together for over 8 years and 500 shows (and counting!).

    They specialize...more

    The Threefer

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    Ongoing

    The Threefer is absolutely the best way to get a sample of what Austin improv has to offer. Troupes from every improv theater in town converge to perform here every Thursday, for only three...more

    Kick Butt Actors Open Mic

    Presented by Kick Butt Coffee at Kick Butt Coffee, Austin

    Ongoing

    The Kick Butt Coffee Mic is open to all actors...film, stage, internet or otherwise to work out your craft in front of a real live audience. Like all our new open mics this may take some time to...more

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