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    RENT Benefit for kidsActing Foundation (Center Stage Texas)

    Presented by Center Stage Texas at Center Stage Texas, Austin

    March 7, 2015

    The fabulous high school advanced cast performs RENT to support kids with learning and physical challenges. as well as conducting in-school classes for the underserved in east Austin. 

    Based on La Bohéme, this rock musical is a story of friendship, love & loyalty. The songs in Rent are powerful & poignant, including the iconic gospel number "Seasons of ...more


    Pythia Dust: A Musical Interstellar Voyage

    Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX, Austin

    February 21 - March 8, 2015

    Preview on February 20.
    February 22 sold out to OUTsider Festival!

    Advanced Reservations Recommended.
    Limited seating.
    2-for-1 admission Thursday and Sunday with donation...more

    She Stoops to Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith

    Presented by Austin Playhouse

    February 13 - March 8, 2015

    WHEN: February 13th - March 8, 2015
    Thursday–Saturday at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 5 p.m.
    with a special 7:30 p.m. performance on Thursday, March 5 to celebrate Amplify...more

    Der Berstrafte Brudermord or Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

    Presented by The Hidden Room

    March 6 - March 8, 2015

    Der Bestrafte BRUDERMORD, or
    Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
    March 6 at 8pm
    March 7th at 8pm
    March 8th at 5pm
    York Rite Masonic Hall, 311 W. 7th Street, Austin TX
    ...more

    You're The Boss, a playmaking camp for tweens!

    Presented by Salvage Vanguard Theater

    January 26 - March 9, 2015

    You’re The Boss is an educational program that nurtures the student’s creative voice while building teamwork, confidence, and communication skills. Students ages 9 -14 years old will...more

    Lucky Chaos Intensive Workshop Graduating Showcase!

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

    March 6 - March 14, 2015

    Showcase Performance by "Because Our Stories Matter" workshop graduates 

    Come see the result of an intersive 12-session workshop series exploring how we can trust our...more

    The Journey of Tam

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

    March 14, 2015

    Pegasus Play presents the fantasy adventure for all ages. Tametheon is a young hero who sets forth on an odyssey in order to find the whereabouts of his long-lost family and discover the leader he...more

    Dramatis Personae Workshop with Don Zolidis

    Presented by ScriptWorks at Salvage Vanguard Theater, Austin

    March 18, 2015

    DRAMATIS PERSONAE WORKSHOP: WRITING PLAYS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE & YOU WRITE FUNNY
    A workshop taught by Don Zolidis

    Wednesday, March 18 7-9pm
    Salvage Vanguard Studio
    2803...more

    WONDERSHOW

    Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX, Austin

    March 20 - March 21, 2015

    For One Weekend Only, don't miss incredible performances from magician and mind reader VINNY DePONTO (“Breathtaking” –NY Daily News), the rock star of Jugglers, MARCUS MONROE...more

    A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody

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

    February 27 - March 21, 2015

    Way Off Broadway Community Players Presents:

     Way Off Broadway Community Players present the fourth show of our 18thth season with the comedy “A Little Murder Never Hurt...more

    Sleeping Beauty

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre

    February 28 - March 22, 2015

    The EmilyAnn Theatre & Gardens presents

    Sleeping Beauty

    February 28 - March 22, 2015

    Join us for the next installment in our  interactive Children's Theatre Series....more

    Daddy Issues

    Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX, Austin

    March 22, 2015

    Daddy Issues
    Stories Told by a Son
    Written and performed by Peter Aguero

    Peter Aguero, storyteller and popular host of The Moth, takes the audience through a raw and...more

    Spectrum Theatre Company Presents: Pretty Fire

    Presented by Spectrum Theatre Company and Austin Playhouse

    March 12 - March 22, 2015

     

    "Exhilarating and unflaggingly entertaining…One of the most positive pictures of the black-American experience I've ever seen on stage…Rapturous...more

    Auditions for The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged).

    Presented by Oh Dragon Theatre Company

    March 25, 2015

    Oh Dragon Theatre Company is pleased to announce auditions for their production of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged). Auditions will take place at SPACE (7915 Manchaca Road,...more

    Stool Pigeon: All-Star Improv Inspired by True Stories

    Presented by Coldtowne Theater at ColdTowne Theater, Austin

    March 5 - March 26, 2015

    Like a phoenix rising from the ashes. Like a brain-starved zombie clawing its way out of a grave. Like a beloved comedy show being revived after a lengthy hiatus. Stool Pigeon is back!
    ...more

    HURLY BURLY - An Improvised Burlesque Story

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    February 6 - March 27, 2015

    The Sugarbowl Cabaret swings open its doors once more to the opulent jewel that has drawn many a man in and kept many a women's secret. But behind all the sequined glamor and lush decor is a...more

    "How Can You Hurt The One You Love" Stage Play

    Presented by BE Entertainment & Productions at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    March 28, 2015

    No Matter Where You're At You Need To Be In Austin, Texas On March 28, 2015 At The Dougherty Arts Center At 7:00p.m. To See One Of The Funniest & Scandalous Stage Plays In 2015. "How...more

    Click, Clack, Moo

    Presented by One World Theatre at One World Theatre, Austin

    March 28, 2015

    Cows that type? Hens on strike! Whoever heard of such a thing?' Farmer Brown cries. When his granddaughter Jenny comes for a visit, Farmer Brown declares the farm a 'tech-free zone.'...more

    The Baron's Men Present: Measure for Measure

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

    April 3 - March 28, 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 2015. An...more

    Sister's Easter Catechism

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

    March 27 - March 29, 2015

    Celebrate the Easter Season with Sister as she answers the time worn questions of the season like “Why isn’t Easter the same day every year like Christmas?” and “Will...more

    1000 Forest Gorillas in Kansas

    Presented by Salvage Vanguard Theater at Salvage Vanguard Theater, Austin

    March 26 - March 29, 2015

    One of Austin’s most highly-acclaimed dancer/choreographers Heloise Gold, and highly acclaimed lighting designer/ performer Natalie George along with a heavy-hitting Austin ensemble, present...more

    Esthers Follies

    Presented by Esther's Follies at Esther's Follies, Austin

    March 5 - March 31, 2015

    Esther’s Follies: Your go-to for topical political satire, magic and music on Sixth Street!

    Obama and other politicos let loose on Capitol Hill with Obamian Rhapsody. The Boys of...more

    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...more

    My Cycle and the Denim Doves

    Presented by Salvage Vanguard Theater

    April 4, 2015

    MY CYCLE AND THE DENIM DOVES
    April 4th 2015 at 11:20pm

    A site-specific workshop of the collaboratively devised feminist farce, incorporating invented languages and riot grrl...more

    ALTAR VI: Shapes (and Other Shapes)

    Presented by The Museum of Human Achievement

    April 11 - April 12, 2015

    In the first phase of trance an altered state of consciousness would come about. People would experience geometric shapes commonly known as entoptic phenomena. These would include zigzags,...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

    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

    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

    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

    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

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