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    SPIRIT

    Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX, Austin

    September 5 - October 4, 2014

    Limited seating. Advanced Purchase Recommended.


    2-for-1 admission Thursday and Sunday with donation of 2 cans for SafePlace


    Radical Rush offers limited free tickets every performance night in the spirit of sustainability, accessibility, and participating in the gift economy. Radical Rush tickets released at 7pm each night--first come first serve! ...more


    "Steel Magnolias" presented by Way Off Broadway

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

    September 19 - October 11, 2014

    In Chinquapin, Louisiana, the beauty salon is where all the ladies who are “anybody” come to have their hair done. The outspoken, wise-cracking Truvy, with the help of her eager new...more

    Time Stands Still by Donald Margulies

    Presented by Austin Playhouse

    September 19 - October 19, 2014

    A riveting drama that takes on our complicated relationship to war - and the war of relationships

    A Tony nominee for Best Play, Time Stands Still is a witty,...more

    Texas Theatre and Dance presents A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

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

    October 10 - October 19, 2014

    The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance presents A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE October 10-19 at the Oscar G. Brockett Theatre.

    In the sultry streets of New Orleans,...more

    Texas Theatre and Dance presents A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE

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

    October 10 - October 19, 2014

    The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance presents A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE October 10-19 at the Oscar G. Brockett Theatre.

    In the sultry streets of New Orleans,...more

    A BRIGHT NEW BOISE at Hyde Park Theatre

    Presented by Hyde Park Theatre at Hyde Park Theatre, Austin

    September 25 - October 25, 2014

    Hyde Park Theatre

    presents

    A Bright...more

    The Organ Trail Live!

    Presented by Coldtowne Theater at ColdTowne Theater, Austin

    October 4 - October 25, 2014

     *****This show will feature LIVE SPLATTERING BLOOD EFFECTS & is BYOPoncho!*****

    The Organ Trail Live is an interactive horror-comedy game show based on a zombie version of the...more

    Texas Theatre and Dance presents The Trojan Women

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

    October 23 - October 26, 2014

    The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance presents the acting project production of Euripides’ The Trojan Women. First presented in 415 BCE, The Trojan Women begins...more

    Cock by Mike Bartlett

    Presented by Theatre en Bloc at The Off Center, Austin

    October 3 - October 26, 2014

    Following on the heels of last year's award-winning FAT PIG (BEST DRAMA-Austin Critic's Table Award), Theatre en Bloc is proud to present an equally in-your-face comedy: Mike...more

    Octoberfest of Funny!

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

    October 2 - October 31, 2014

    Esther‘s Follies, the local authority on sketch comedy, magic and musical revue, gives you your political update, chock full of laughs as Esther’s Follies presents: “Octoberfest...more

    Bunnicula

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

    September 27 - November 1, 2014

    Austin Scottish Rite Theater presents Bunnicula

    Bunnicula looks like a typical cuddly rabbit, but he’s the spookiest bunny around! Kids of all ages will howl with laughter as Chester...more

    The Rocky Horror Show FEATURING BIANCA DEL RIO, ADORE DELANO AND MICHELLE VISAGE!

    Presented by The Woodlawn Theatre

    October 16 - November 1, 2014

     This classic gets another RUPAUL'S DRAG RACE FACE-LIFT! All-American couple Brad Majors and fiancee Janet Weiss decide to visit thier old professor. Unfortunately, thier car breaks down...more

    Stella and Lou

    Presented by Paradox Players at 1st Unitarian Universalist Church of Austin, Austin

    October 17 - November 2, 2014

    Paradox Players Presents the Austin Premier of

    Stella and Lou

     

    Written by Bruce Graham

    Directed by Gary Payne

    With Cynthia Schiebel, Gary Payne and...more

    Peer Gynt

    Presented by Last Act Theatre Company

    October 16 - November 2, 2014

    Peer Gynt (played by Andrew Bosworth) is an imaginative young man who is forced to leave his hometown after running away with a young bride on her wedding day. He spends his life traveling...more

    Gabriel Iglesias “Unity Through Laughter” Tour

    Presented by Frank Erwin Center at Frank Erwin Center, Austin

    November 7, 2014

    For the first time, actor and comedian Gabriel Iglesias will take the stage at The Theatre at the Frank Erwin Center for his latest stand-up tour, “Unity Through Laughter.” Iglesias is...more

    Verdi's A Masked Ball

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

    November 8, 2014

    A man’s secret desire for his best friend’s wife takes a surprising turn. Featuring a stunning projection-based set by renowned artist Wendall Harrington, this collaboration with...more

    Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

    Presented by Gaslight Baker Theatre at Gaslight-Baker Theatre, Lockhart

    October 24 - November 8, 2014

    Edward Albee's classic ‘Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ opens Friday, October 24th at the historic Gaslight Baker Theatre, 216 S Main Street, Lockhart. Performances Friday and...more

    Verdi's A Masked Ball

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

    November 13, 2014

    A man’s secret desire for his best friend’s wife takes a surprising turn. Featuring a stunning projection-based set by renowned artist Wendall Harrington, this collaboration with...more

    Verdi's A Masked Ball

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

    November 16, 2014

    A man’s secret desire for his best friend’s wife takes a surprising turn. Featuring a stunning projection-based set by renowned artist Wendall Harrington, this collaboration with...more

    Texas Theatre and Dance presents Fall For Dance

    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

    November 14 - November 16, 2014

    The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance is pleased to present Dance Repertory Theatre, the award-winning student dance company, in Fall For Dance. The annual concert...more

    Farce of Nature

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

    October 24 - November 16, 2014

    From the successful writing team that brought you Dearly Beloved, Christmas Belles, and The Dixie Swim Club, comes the Texas premiere of the newest, Jones Hope Wooten, Southern-fried comedy! Meet...more

    A Midsummer Night's Dream

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

    November 14 - November 23, 2014

    Theatre for Young Audiences

    A magical tale of fairies, fools, falling in love, and comical mix-ups. The adventure takes place in mythical Athens, Greece and its enchanted forest. There are...more

    Nuncrackers

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre at Emily Ann Theatre, Wimberley

    November 6 - November 23, 2014

    The Little Sisters of Hoboken are at it again! This Nunsense Christmas musical will warm your heart with joy and giggles. For audiences of all ages . Directed by Karin Cunningham. Performed in the...more

    Maestro RAW

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    May 24 - November 29, 2014

    Every weekend for the past 12 YEARS the Hideout has presented twelve of Austin’s virtuoso improv comedians for a night of games and scenes based on audience suggestions… a battle...more

    Texas Theatre and Dance presents Fame The Musical

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

    November 21 - December 6, 2014

    The University of Texas Department of Theatre and Dance will present Fame The Musical on November 21st-December 6th.

    Based on the Academy Award-winning film and hit television series, Fame...more

    Conspirare announces 2013-2014 season “Traveling Mercies”

    Presented by Conspirare at Blanton Museum of Art, Austin

    September 26, 2013 - December 14, 2014

    Conspirare and founding artistic director Craig Hella Johnson launch their third decade together by taking listeners on a musical voyage of adventure, joy, and compassion. The phrase...more

    Gounod's Romeo and Juliet

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

    January 24, 2015

    Star-crossed lovers devise a plan to marry in defiance of their families. Starring two stars at their performing peaks, Metropolitan Opera tenor Stephen Costello and internationally acclaimed...more

    Gounod's Romeo and Juliet

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

    January 29, 2015

    Star-crossed lovers devise a plan to marry in defiance of their families. Starring two stars at their performing peaks, Metropolitan Opera tenor Stephen Costello and internationally acclaimed...more

    Gounod's Romeo and Juliet

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

    February 1, 2015

     Star-crossed lovers devise a plan to marry in defiance of their families. Starring two stars at their performing peaks, Metropolitan Opera tenor Stephen Costello and internationally...more

    Rumors

    Presented by The Sarofim School of Fine Arts and Southwestern University at Alma Thomas Theater, Georgetown

    February 19 - February 22, 2015

    A murderous farce, where four high society couples arrive at an anniversary party for the New York City deputy mayor. Upon arrival, two guests find the host wounded and unconscious, and his wife...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

    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 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

    Kick Butt Actors Open Mic

    Presented by Kick Butt Coffee at Kick Butt Coffee, Austin

    January 11, 2014 - 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

    The Threefer

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    January 14, 2010 - 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

    SummerStock Austin

    Presented by Long Center for the Preforming Arts

    July 25, 2013 - Ongoing

    Dear SSA Friends,

    SummerStock Austin will open its ninth season this coming Thursday night, July 25th. We hope you will join us for PIPPIN, THE BREMEN TOWN MUSICIANS and SWING!

    So...more

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