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    Texas Theatre and Dance presents Enter a Woman, Pretty Enough

    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

    March 27 - April 3, 2015

     The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance presents Enter a Woman, Pretty Enough, a new play by Diana Lynn Small, March 27 through April 3 at the Oscar G. Brockett Theatre.
    Cora is a twelve year-old girl on an exciting field trip to visit a historic gold rush town in northern California. But when her best friend she’s expecting to see never appears, Cora finds herself in a ...more


    The Last Five Years

    Presented by Penfold Theatre Company at Trinity Street Theatre, Austin

    March 19 - April 12, 2015

    The Last Five Years tells the emotionally powerful story of Jamie and Cathy, two 20-something New Yorkers who dive head first into a marriage fueled by the optimism that comes with finding...more

    Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards

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

    April 14, 2015

    The Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards Ceremony will be similar in nature to the annual Tony Awards honoring Broadway productions. The Awards Ceremony will celebrate the outstanding...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents After: A Post-Gay Vaudeville (Sponsored by Faggot Dolls™)

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Winship Drama Building, Austin

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents After: A Post-Gay Vaudeville (Sponsored by Faggot Dolls™) explores what it means to be a gay man in an imagined utopia with full marriage equality and...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Emanation

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Winship Drama Building, Austin

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Emanation, a play about intimacy. Leira, a 19-20 year old female librarian discovers semen on a library book while restocking at the end of the night. After...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Cielito Lindo

    Presented by The Cohen New Works Festival

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Cielito Lindo. A bilingual play that crosses cultures and explores what it means to be independent and confident with who you are, and to stand up for what is...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Apocalypse Radio

    Presented by The Cohen New Works Festival at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Oscar G. Brockett Theatre, Austin

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Apocalypse Radio. Good morning, Chicagolandia. Pull up your wool socks and get comfy for an immersive, retro-future radio broadcast. Subversives, convicts,...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Henry Bishop

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Winship Drama Building, Austin

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Henry Bishop a 30-minute piece that tells the story of Henry Bishop, a lonely centaur who has the body of a sheep instead of a horse. Isolated from the...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Eye See... I Forget

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Winship Drama Building, Austin

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Eye See…I Forget, an installation that will evolve each day of the festival. Crawl inside the brain of an Alzheimer’s patient and witness the...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Life, Love, and What I Lost

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at UT Lab Theatre, Austin

    April 16 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Life, Love, and What I Lost, an original song cycle that explores the ups and downs of life as a twenty-something. Presented through a series of vignettes,...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents How to Get Away with Philosophy and Murder

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance and University of Texas at Austin at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Winship Drama Building, Austin

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents How to Get Away with Philosophy and Murder is an existential drama that follows a young man who returned home to discover that his family had been murdered....more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents I Am My Selfie

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Winship Drama Building, Austin

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents I Am My Selfie, an installation that will explore the modern phenomenon of selfie taking. The installation will consist of a fully-functioning selfie-booth...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Mad & a Goat

    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

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Mad & a Goat. A two-person show about one woman who, to free herself from college debt, joins a Wyoming goat farm she inherits from her occult-leader...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Memoirdia dell'Arte

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Memoirdia dell'arte. Truffaldino is dead.
    Rather, he’s supposed to be.
    As the audience pays their respects at his funeral, and his...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Welcome, Home

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Winship Drama Building, Austin

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents Welcome, Home explores the complexities of language and communication, and how it has influenced four dance majors’ study of dance, art, and life. As...more

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents This Emotional Closet

    Presented by The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance at Texas Performing Arts at The University of Texas at Austin - Winship Drama Building, Austin

    April 13 - April 17, 2015

    The Cohen New Works Festival presents This Emotional Closet. This installation is an artistic response to research conducted about women and clothing. Clothes are objects that build appearance...more

    WHATEVER LOLA by Katelena Hernandez Cowles

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

    April 18, 2015

    A diverse group of performers explore stereotypes by conjuring the tempestuous, seductive Latina singing stars of classic films, while encased in a 12-foot-high moving sculpture, the Lola Cage,...more

    THE GREAT GOD PAN by Amy Herzog

    Presented by Street Corner Arts at Hyde Park Theatre, Austin

    April 3 - April 18, 2015

    Directed by A. Skola Summers

    Street Corner Arts at Hyde Park Theatre

    April 3 thru 18

    Industry Night: Wed, April...more

    Bring It On The Musical

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

    April 11 - April 19, 2015

    Teen Musical Theatre Academy
    Spring 2015 Production

    Set in the high stakes world of competitive high school cheerleading, Bring It On: The Musical tells the story of...more

    JACOB'S LADDER

    Presented by Theatre en Bloc at George Washington Carver Museum - Boyd Vance Theater, Austin

    March 27 - April 19, 2015

    The WORLD PREMIERE PRODUCTION of JACOB'S LADDER is in association with the Jewish Community Center, Jewish Repertory Theatre, Scriptworks,and The Creative Fund.

    JACOB'S LADDER is a...more

    Mozart's Don Giovanni

    Presented by Austin Lyric Opera at The Long Center: Michael and Susan Dell Hall, Austin

    April 25, 2015

    The ultimate ladies’ man seduces the wrong woman, and her father returns from the grave to bring Giovanni to his destiny. Morgan Smith, a seasoned Giovanni, takes the stage in this fiery...more

    The Big Squeeze Finals

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

    April 25, 2015

    Texas Folklife and the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum are pleased to announce that the Finals for the annual Big Squeeze accordion contest will take place at the museum on Saturday, April...more

    Austin Busker Project stages

    Presented by Austin Busker Project and Art Alliance Austin

    April 25 - April 26, 2015

    For the second year, Austin Busker Project brings great local and international street performers to the Art City event in downtown Austin. Our lineup includes aerial acrobats, magicians,...more

    Anton in Show Business

    Presented by The Sarofim School of Fine Arts and Southwestern University at Jesse H. and Mary Gibbs Jones Theater, Georgetown

    April 17 - April 26, 2015

    A hilarious backstage comedy based on three actresses who chase their dreams. The story follows Lisbette, the naïve, small town girl, Casey, the aging struggling actress, and Holly, the...more

    Mozart's Don Giovanni

    Presented by Austin Lyric Opera at The Long Center: Michael and Susan Dell Hall, Austin

    April 30, 2015

    The ultimate ladies’ man seduces the wrong woman, and her father returns from the grave to bring Giovanni to his destiny. Morgan Smith, a seasoned Giovanni, takes the stage in this fiery...more

    Austin Translation

    Presented by Coldtowne Theater at ColdTowne Theater, Austin

    April 2 - April 30, 2015

    Join the incredibly talented and funny cast of Coldtowne's newest Mainstage production, Austin Translation, for two months of sketch comedy developed before your own eyes.

    A...more

    The Shakespeare at Winedale Spring Class performs Love's Labour's Lost

    Presented by Shakespeare at Winedale

    May 1 - May 2, 2015

    The Shakespeare at Winedale Spring Class performs Shakespeare’s Love’s Labour’s Lost

     

    WHAT:          ...more

    Auditions for JUNIE B. JONES THE MUSICAL

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

    May 2, 2015

    Open auditions for Austin Summer Musical for Children's production of JUNIE B. JONES THE MUSICAL.  Unfortunately, because of liability issues, ALL PERFORMERS MUST BE ADULTS.

    Cast...more

    Mozart's Don Giovanni

    Presented by Austin Lyric Opera at The Long Center: Michael and Susan Dell Hall, Austin

    May 3, 2015

    The ultimate ladies’ man seduces the wrong woman, and her father returns from the grave to bring Giovanni to his destiny. Morgan Smith, a seasoned Giovanni, takes the stage in this fiery...more

    Once Upon A Mattress

    Presented by Buzz Productions and Austin Creative Alliance at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    May 1 - May 3, 2015

    Childrens Musical Theater production of "Once Upon A Mattress"


    Into the Woods Jr.

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

    April 25 - May 3, 2015

    Cinderella, Rapunzel, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack (and his beanstalk), and the Witch all meet in this whimsical Stephen Sondheim musical. Featuring members of the TexARTS Youth Musical Theatre...more

    LATE NIGHT TIME MACHINE – Season Two

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    April 3 - May 8, 2015

    **** Every Friday & Saturday at 8pm from April 3rd - May 8th! ****

    Late Night Time Machine launches a second season with hard-drinking, hard-smoking host Teddy Hancox as he helms the...more

    The Graduate

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

    April 17 - May 10, 2015

    Benjamin's got excellent grades, very proud parents and, since he helped Mrs. Robinson with her zipper, a fine future behind him....A cult novel, a classic film, a quintessential hit of the...more

    The Big Bolt

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

    May 9 - May 17, 2015

    Pollyanna Theatre Company presents THE BIG BOLT by Holly Hepp-Galvan. This Pollyanna production will be written and designed specifically to appeal to the developmental and educational needs...more

    The Midtown Men

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

    May 23, 2015

    They took Broadway by storm in one of the biggest hits of all-time! Now, THE MIDTOWN MEN are bringing their magic to audiences everywhere, singing their favorite “Sixties...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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

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