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    Don Quixote de La Redo

    Presented by Glass Half Full Theater and Teatro Vivo at Mexican American Cultural Center, Austin

    February 9 - February 25, 2017

    Don Quixote de La Redo is set in an imagined future near the border between Texas and México, in a place that used to be called “Laredo.” A pair of drifters encounter the lost stories of Don Quixote and strive to “re-do” them with regrettable and hilarious consequences. This production spotlights the hallmarks of Glass Half Full Theatre’s award-winning approach to performance: ...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

    W/RITING THE WORLD, an online workshop with Caridad Svich

    Presented by ScriptWorks at Online

    January 30 - March 4, 2017

    How do we write/right the rites of our world in all of its trouble and joy? How do we make plays as citizen-artists? This playwriting intensive focuses on the writing of a first draft centered...more

    Prohibition: A Musical Comedy

    Presented by Crank Collective at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    February 23 - March 4, 2017

    100 years ago, Prohibition was the struggle that divided America.  Set in Texas, this one-hour musical comedy tells the true story of the fight between the "Drys" and the "Wets."   This...more

    The Great Society

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

    January 25 - March 5, 2017

    The Texas Premiere of The Great Society

    This is the second of Robert Schenkkan’s LBJ plays exploring Texas’ own political mastermind and his memorable years in the White House. Despite...more

    Old Times

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

    February 16 - March 5, 2017

    Austin Shakespeare seats the audience in the round for Harold Pinter’s Old Times at The Rollins Studio Theatre at the Long Center for the Performing Arts. This sensual, poetic and deeply...more

    Rabbit Hole

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

    February 16 - March 5, 2017

    Mark Your Calendars for

    “Rabbit Hole”

     

    By David Lindsay-Abaire

    Directed by Wendy Ferrell

     

    Winner of the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for...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

    Arthur Sullivan's Cox and Box

    Presented by Gilbert & Sullivan Society Of Austin

    March 4 - March 5, 2017

    Gilbert & Sullivan Austin is proud to present “Cox and Box” as our 2017 Mid-Season Special Production. First performed in 1866, it was Arthur Sullivan’s first comic opera, and this may...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

    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

    Death of a Salesman

    Presented by Austin Playhouse

    February 17 - March 12, 2017

    Austin Playhouse brings Arthur Miller’s classic drama Death of a Salesman to life from February 17 – March 12, 2017. It’s 1949 in Brooklyn, and Willy Loman, the failing salesman who once...more

    Texas Theatre and Dance Presents UTNT (UT New Theatre)

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

    March 2 - March 12, 2017

    Curated by Liz Engelman and Steven Dietz 

    March 2-12, 2017 
    B. Iden Payne Theatre

    Established in 2007, UTNT (UT New Theatre)...more

    All Because of Agatha

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

    March 3 - March 25, 2017

    Way Off Broadway Community Players Presents:

     

    Way Off Broadway Community Players presents the third show of our Platinum 20th season, the ghostly comedy All Because...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

    Uncle Tom's Cabin and the American Stage

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    March 30, 2017

    The theatrical adaptation of Uncle Tom's Cabin reached three times as many people in America as the original novel, which was the second best-selling book in the nineteenth century after...more

    Chicago

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

    April 1 - April 9, 2017

    TexARTS Teen Musical Theatre Academy presents Chicago. In roaring twenties Chicago, chorine Roxie Hart murders a faithless lover and convinces her hapless husband Amos to take the rap...until...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

    Elephant and Piggie: We Are In A Play!

    Presented by ZACH Theatre at Zach Scott Kleberg Stage, Austin

    February 14 - April 28, 2017

    When Gerald and Piggie get together, anything is possible. They might wear silly hats, get invited to a fancy pool costume party, or learn a crazy new dance. Based on the wildly popular, beloved...more

    Alice In Wonderland Jr.

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

    April 22 - April 30, 2017

    TexARTS Youth Musical Theatre Academy presents Alice In Wonderland Jr. Travel down the rabbit hole and join Alice, one of literature’s most beloved heroines, in her madcap adventures. ...more

    The Phantom of the Opera

    Presented by Broadway Across America at Bass Concert Hall, Austin

    April 19 - April 30, 2017

    Based on the classic novel Le Fantôme de L’Opéra by Gaston Leroux, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA tells the story of a masked figure who lurks beneath the catacombs of the Paris Opera House,...more

    Something Rotten!

    Presented by Broadway Across America at Texas Performing Arts- Bass Concert Hall, Austin

    May 30 - June 4, 2017

    This hilarious new musical comedy tells the story of brothers Nick and Nigel Bottom, two playwrights stuck in the shadow of that Renaissance rockstar Will Shakespeare. When a soothsayer...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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