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    Waiting for Godot

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

    May 15 - June 7, 2015

    Named by The New York Times as “the most important play of the 20th Century,” Samuel Beckett’s timeless masterpiece is a noble and moving work celebrated by a worldwide theatre generation. On a country road, two wanderers wait for an enigmatic figure to arrive, a road where time, place, and memory are obscure and meaning is where you find it. With the arrival of other eccentric travelers, their ...more


    TexARTS - Theatre Production Manager

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

    May 19 - June 5, 2015

    TexARTS –Theatre Production Manager (Lakeway)

    Compensation: Competitive and commensurate with experience. Please submit a resume or CV.

     

    May 19, 2015...more

    Capital City Men's Chorus presents Rainbow Connections

    Presented by Capital City Men's Chorus at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Bates Recital Hall, Austin

    June 6, 2015

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    The New Electric Ballroom

    Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX, Austin

    May 23 - June 6, 2015

    Breda smears her lipstick, Clara waits for tea and cake, and Ada cans fish in the local cannery. Three sisters trapped in time endlessly relive their past in a crumbling Irish seaside town. Their...more

    Lucky Chaos presents: 30 Trips in 60 Minutes! 30 Mini Plays about “TRIPS!”

    Presented by LuckyChaos Asian American Theater at Salvage Vanguard Theater, Austin

    May 1 - June 6, 2015

    Lucky Chaos Theater Projects presents:

    30 Trips in 60 Minutes!

    May 1st, 2nd, 7th, 8th, 9th  /  June 4th, 5th, 6th

    (first two weekends in May and first weekend in...more

    Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)

    Presented by Oh Dragon Theatre Company at Pan Am Recreation Center, Austin

    May 28 - June 6, 2015

    Oh Dragon Theatre Company presents a hilarious, fast-paced romp through the Bard’s extensive playbook. Three (yeah that’s right, only three) madcap individuals weave their wacky way...more

    River City Pops Presents: Mixtape

    Presented by River City Pops at The Long Center: Debra & Kevin Rollins Studio Theatre, Austin

    May 29 - June 7, 2015

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    WHATEVER LOLA, a performance by Katelena Hernandez Cowles

    Presented by Katelena Hernandez Cowles, artist and Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center at Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center., Austin

    June 11, 2015

    WHATEVER LOLA, by Katelena Hernandez Cowles

    A diverse group of performers explore stereotypes by conjuring the tempestuous, seductive Latina singing stars of classic films, while encased...more

    Good Weather for Bundt Cakes

    Presented by Cinnamon Path Theater

    June 4 - June 13, 2015

    An original play by Max Langert about what goes into a cake, what comes out of a family and what we all conceal and deny to make life a bit more bearable.

    Featuring award-winning...more

    In my Own Backyard - An Interactive Theatre Experience for Very Young Children

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

    June 10 - June 13, 2015

     

    IN MY OWN BACKYARD
    An Interactive Theatre Experience for Very Young Children
    Best for Children ages 2 - 4
    Created and Directed by Bethany Lynn Corey...more

    Chuggington Live!

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

    June 14, 2015

    In CHUGGINGTON Live! The Great Rescue Adventure, the trainees have started their Advanced Training, and are now eager to impress their mentors by mastering new roles that test their...more

    FRAGILE ROCK - The World's First Emo Puppet Band

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    May 29 - June 14, 2015

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

    Fragile Rock is Austin's own emo puppet band. They are very real and very felt. See them LIVE in their...more

    The Austin Troubadours at Scottish Rite Theater - Music from the Time of Shakespeare

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

    June 14, 2015

    Join us for an afternoon of music, dance, and poetry from the Elizabethan Age

    The Austin Troubadours present a unique musical program for Austin audiences of all ages, Music from the Time...more

    Artist INC Austin Live "What Works" Workshop

    Presented by City of Austin Cultural Arts Division

    June 16, 2015

    What Works Workshop - June 16

    What do artists and entrepreneurs have in common? Everything.

    Want to learn more about how artists create sustainable careers? Attend our free...more

    Texas Theatre and Dance presents Helldrivers of Daytona

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Oscar G. Brockett Theatre, Austin

    June 20, 2015

    The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance brings Broadway talent to Austin with the newly developed rock musical, Helldrivers of Daytona, for a free workshop performance as...more

    Texas Theatre and Dance presents Helldrivers of Daytona

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at B. Iden Payne Theater, Austin

    June 20, 2015

    The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance brings Broadway talent to Austin with the newly developed rock musical, Helldrivers of Daytona, for a free workshop performance as...more

    You Can't Stay Here

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    May 15 - June 20, 2015

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

    Two in the morning. Closing time. You and your friends might want the night to go on forever,...more

    Million Dollar Quartet

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

    June 21, 2015

    Million Dollar Quartet is the Tony Award-wining Broadway musical, inspired by the electrifying true story of the famed recording session that brought together rock ‘n’ roll...more

    Dramatis Personae Workshop: REWRITING with CARIDAD SVICH

    Presented by ScriptWorks at Online

    May 18 - June 21, 2015

    Writing is Writing is Rewriting is Writing with Caridad Svich
    A five- week online workshop starting May 18, 2015

    ScriptWorks offers the flexibility...more

    Disney's Beauty and the Beast JR.

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

    June 19 - June 22, 2015

    Be our guest for this production of a classic Disney favorite. The beloved songs and characters brought to life by the TexARTS Youth Musical Theatre Academy are sure to enchant audiences of all...more

    Shakespearience: A Shakespeare Day Camp for Kids

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre at Emily Ann Theatre, Wimberley

    June 15 - June 26, 2015

    Shakespearience: A Shakespeare Day Camp for Kids! (ages 5-11)

     Making Shakespeare accessible and fun for children. This year there will be 2 week-long camps. You are welcome to...more

    Shakespeare at Ramsey Park: Henry the Fourth Part One

    Presented by Something for Nothing Theater

    June 11 - June 27, 2015

    WHAT: Something for Nothing Theater, a sponsored project of Austin Creative Alliance, presents “Shakespeare at Ramsey Park: Henry the Fourth Part One” by William Shakespeare

    WHERE:...more

    The Hound of the Baskervilles

    Presented by Penfold Theatre Company at Round Rock Amphitheater, Austin

    June 4 - June 27, 2015

    When Sir Charles Baskerville is found dead on his estate with a look of terror still etched on his face and the paw prints of a gigantic hound beside his body, the great detective Sherlock Holmes...more

    THE STRANGERER by Mickle Maher

    Presented by Capital T Theatre Company at Hyde Park Theatre, Austin

    May 28 - June 27, 2015

    The 2004 presidential debate mixed with Albert Camus’ absurdist philosophy…seriously.

    Multi-award-winning Austin favorites Jason Phelps, Ken Webster, and Robert Pierson team up to...more

    Way Off Broadway Presents "Wrong Window"

    Presented by Way Off Broadway Community Players at Way Off Broadway Community Players , Leander

    June 5 - June 27, 2015

     Way Off Broadway Community Players present the last show of our 18thth season with Billy Van Zandt and Jane Milmore’s rollicking comedy, “Wrong Window”,  which is being directed...more

    The Sorcerer

    Presented by Gilbert & Sullivan Society Of Austin

    June 18 - June 28, 2015

    The Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Austin presents its summer 2015 Grand Production of "The Sorcerer." Nine performances will be presented at the Worley Barton Theater at Brentwood Christian...more

    Sky Candy presents Swings Asunder

    Presented by Sky Candy Austin at The Long Center: Debra & Kevin Rollins Studio Theatre, Austin

    June 20 - July 3, 2015

    Sky Candy, Austin’s premiere aerial and circus arts theatre company and studio, is proud to announce the world premiere of Swings Asunder, directed by world-travelled dancer Nathan...more

    The Importance of Being Earnest

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

    June 12 - July 5, 2015

    Oscar Wilde’s delicious comedy confection follows the romantic misadventures of two English cads who devise a double life in order to impress the strong-willed women whose hearts they hope to...more

    Ring of Fire: The Johnny Cash Musical Show

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

    July 17 - July 26, 2015

    Directed by Sarah Gay

    Touching on the life and times of one of the world’s most legendary musical artists, Johnny Cash, the RING OF FIRE is considered one of the best musical revues of...more

    The Tree Play

    Presented by The Tree Play

    August 6 - August 8, 2015

    The Tree Play is an agitprop folk tale for the theatre, provoked by the deforestation of the Amazon. This original theatre-with-movement explores the relationship between man and...more

    The Shakespeare at Winedale 45th Summer Season

    Presented by Shakespeare at Winedale

    July 16 - August 9, 2015

    The Shakespeare at Winedale 45th Summer Season

     

    WHAT: Shakespeare at Winedale 45th Summer Season;

    TWELFTH NIGHT, HENRY V, and PERICLES by William...more

    Junie B. Jones, The Musical

    Presented by Austin Summer Musical for Children at George Washington Carver Museum - Boyd Vance Theater, Austin

    August 8 - August 23, 2015

    It’s Junie B.’s first day of first grade and a lot of things have changed for her: Junie’s friend Lucille doesn’t want to be her best pal anymore, and on the bus, Junie B....more

    Guys and Dolls

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

    August 14 - August 23, 2015

    Directed by Sarah Gay

    Touching on the life and times of one of the world’s most legendary musical artists, Johnny Cash, the RING OF FIRE is considered one of the best musical revues of...more

    IMPROMP-TWO - A Casual Improv Duo Night

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    January 25 - August 30, 2015

    **** FREE SHOW EVERY SUNDAY AT 7PM!  FREE PARKING!   DONATION BAR! ****

    ImprompTwo is a casual evening of improv performance featuring the duo Cascade with a different top-notch...more

    Steel Magnolias

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

    October 16 - October 25, 2015

    Directed by Jarret Mallon

    Robert Harling’s comedy-drama STEEL MAGNOLIAS focuses on the camaraderie of six Southern women who gossip, needle and harangue each other through the best of...more

    BOOKER AND A BUDDY

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    February 27 - November 28, 2015

    **** Fourth Saturday of Every Month at 10pm at The Institution Theater ****

    Storied and renowned Austin improviser, Tom Booker, performs an hour-long improvised romp with a friend of his...more

    MONOLOGUE JAM - Solo Competitive Improv

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    February 7 - December 5, 2015

    **** First Saturday of Every Month at 10pm at The Institution Theater ****

    The world is full of characters: yours. The Austin Improv Monologue Jam celebrates the power of instant...more

    WHITEBOARD: COMEDY IS A MESS

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    February 14 - December 12, 2015

    **** Second Saturday of Every Month at 10pm at The Institution Theater ****

    Improvisation, Institution style, that invites the audience to literally fill up the board with too many ideas....more

    TARANTULA - Organic Improv

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    February 21 - December 19, 2015

    **** Third Saturday of Every Month at 10pm at The Institution Theater ****

    Tarantula is Improv like you’ve never seen before. It’s an experience. It’s an organic, odd,...more

    And Then There Were None

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

    February 19 - February 28, 2016

    Rounding out the 2015-2016 season is the Agatha Christie's masterpiece AND THEN THERE WERE NONE. The mystery comedy tells the story of 10 strangers trapped on an island who are each accused of...more

    ImprovEd Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew

    Presented by The ImprovEd Shakespeare Company at Austin Scottish Rite Theater, Austin

    March 28, 2015 - April 24, 2016

    Don’t Miss Your Chance to See
    ImprovEd Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew
    March-April, 2015

    FREE!!!

    9 performances, 6...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

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