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    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 play about the collision of patriotism and culture. With insight, wit and a dash of 1940’s panache, we watch a hero who’s not born but cornered.

    Based on the true story of a controversial plan ...more


    Magic Hour

    Presented by The North Door at The North Door, Austin

    April 23, 2015

    Popular East Side Art House, The North Door, has joined forces with award-winning producer, Patrick Terry, to program a night of spectacular entertainment from today’s top...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

    Measure for Measure

    Presented by The Baron's Men and Austin Creative Alliance at The Curtain Theatre, Austin

    April 10 - April 25, 2015

    The Baron’s Men will be performing Shakespeare’s classic comedy about sex scandals and government corruption, Measure for Measure, April 3,4, 10, 11, 16-18, and 23rd-25th...more

    Quest Night 2015: Black Blood Rising

    Presented by SCARE for a CURE

    April 17 - April 25, 2015

    Get ready for an intense experience like no other. As brave adventurers you have been summoned to the quest to save the kingdom. You will battle giant spiders, undead warriors and ultimately...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

    Lysts on the Lake

    Presented by The Baron's Men and a'Plaisance, Ltd. at Castledon Village, Austin

    April 24 - April 26, 2015

    Join us for one of the largest competitive jousting tournaments in the world: Lysts on the Lake. Top ranked men and women equestrians test their skills against each other in a three day...more

    A'lante Flamenco presents

    Presented by A'lante Flamenco Dance Ensemble at The Off Center, Austin

    April 17 - April 26, 2015

    A'lante Flamenco, named "Austin's Best Dance Ensemble," takes a very personal look at immigration and gentrification in this intimate and theatrical flamenco experience. Skirts...more

    In Habitants

    Presented by Ready/Set/Go!

    April 25 - April 26, 2015

    In Habitants

    Indigo Island: The gazebo in Lakeshore Park

    April 25, 26 @ 4pm

    Directed by Errin Delperdang

    co-directed by Kelly Hasandras

    Featuring work and...more

    Salvador Dali's Naked Feast

    Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX, Austin

    April 24 - April 26, 2015

    The performance is “museum style”. Audience may come and go anytime from 8-10pm during the Naked Feast.

    Mature Audiences only—because, duh---NAKED...more

    The Robber Bridegroom

    Presented by Mary Moody Northen Theatre at Mary Moody Northen Theatre, Austin

    April 17 - April 26, 2015

    Mary Moody Northen Theatre, the award-winning producing arm of the St. Edward’s University theatre training program, concludes its 2014-2015 season with The Robber Bridegroom, based on 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

    Old Mother Goose

    Presented by Pioneer Farms at Pioneer Farms, Austin

    May 2, 2015

    Visit with Mother Goose and many of her friends as they step from the pages of the centuries old collection of Nursery Rhymes.  Activities are ongoing throughout the day with games, crafts,...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

    OUT OF INK 2015: Random Acts of Magic

    Presented by ScriptWorks at Hyde Park Theatre, Austin

    April 23 - May 2, 2015

    ScriptWorks 17th Annual Ten Minute Play Showcase
    Hyde Park Theatre, 511 W. 43rd St.
    April 23-25 and April 30-May 2, 2015 at 8 PM
    Tickets:  $15 general admission, $12...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

    Bank of America Brings Free Admission to Bullock Museum – Last Chance to See La Belle

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

    May 2 - May 3, 2015

    As the Bullock Texas State History Museum’s temporary exhibition, La Belle: The Ship that Changed History, comes to a close in May, a new collaboration with the Bank of America Museums on...more

    THE SECRET LIVES OF SOCCER MOMS with Girls Girls Girls

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    April 17 - May 3, 2015

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

    Behind the facade of every perfect life is a secret. Behind every perfect suburban hedge is a pile of dry leaves waiting...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

    All The Way by Robert Schenkkan

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

    April 8 - May 10, 2015

    ZACH Theatre is proud to announce the 2014 Tony Award® winner for Best Play – ALL THE WAY. Based on Lyndon Baines Johnson’s prolific first year as President, ALL THE...more

    Emma When You Need Her

    Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX, Austin

    May 1 - May 16, 2015

    In a world where a handful of rich men control the government, where women fight to control their bodies, where immigrants escaping war and poverty are met with fear and mistrust, where handlebar...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

    Ashes Ashes

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

    May 2 - May 23, 2015

    Nini lives in a steampunk world without sun, blue sky, trees or grass. All that was vibrant has been exploited and destroyed leaving behind a blanket of ashes and darkness. In her quest to save...more

    Cenicienta

    Presented by ZACH Theatre at ZACH Whisenhunt Stage, Austin

    April 18 - May 23, 2015

    Easily understood in English and Spanish, this bilingual stage-adaptation of Cinderella tackles culture, familia, and the power of language.  This production is in collaboration with Teatro...more

    Austin Translation

    Presented by Coldtowne Theater at ColdTowne Theater, Austin

    May 9 - May 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 hilarious...more

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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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