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    A Year with Frog and Toad

    Presented by ZACH Theatre at Zach Scott Kleberg Stage, Austin

    November 11 - November 29, 2014

    Arnold Lobel's well-loved characters hop from the page to the stage in this Tony-nominated musical. This whimsical show follows two great friends waking from hibernation, planting gardens, raking leaves, sledding and learning life lessons along the way. Part vaudeville, part make believe, all charm, A Year With Frog and Toad tells the story of a friendship that endures, weathering all seasons.

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    Reckonnoiter

    Presented by Paper Chairs at Spider House, Austin

    December 4, 2014

    paper chairs invites you to Inklings, the last night of performances in “Reckonnoiter,” a series dedicated to developing new work. 

    Using the fall as a time to incubate...more

    Hunger Games : Mockingjay

    Presented by iPic Theaters

    October 29 - December 5, 2014

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    Priority purchases available for Sapphire Members, Gold, and...more

    WHITEBOARD: COMEDY IS A MESS

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    December 5, 2014

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

    Improvisation, Institution style, that invites the audience to literally fill up the board with too many ideas....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

    UTNT (UT New Theatre) presents Karlstad

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

    December 3 - December 6, 2014

    UTNT (UT New Theatre) presents Karlstad, written by University of Texas at Austin Master of Fine Arts Playwriting candidate Patrick Shaw, December 3 and 6 at the Lab Theatre.
    Sally and...more

    UTNT (UT New Theatre Presents Hold Me Well

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

    December 4 - December 6, 2014

    UTNT (UT New Theatre) presents Hold Me Well, written by University of Texas at Austin Master of Fine Arts Playwriting candidate Eva Suter, December 4 and 6 at the Lab Theatre.
    Years ago, a...more

    A VERY MERRY MUSICAL CHRISTMAS SPECIAL with Girls Girls Girls

    Presented by The Institution Theater and Girls Girls Girls Improv at The Institution Theater, Austin

    December 6, 2014

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

    Girls Girls Girls Bring the Ho Ho Ho!

    Dash to The Institution Theater in your one-horse open...more

    The Nutcracker

    Presented by TexARTS

    December 6 - December 7, 2014

    TexARTS Youth Ballet Theatre presents the classic story of The Nutcracker! Come join a festive party and watch in wonder as the Sugar Plum Fairy hosts a dazzling array of dances! Special guest...more

    Cyrano de Bergerac

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

    November 19 - December 7, 2014

    Edmond Rostand's Cyrano de Bergerac using American poet Brian Hooker's acclaimed version starring Marc Pouhé, last season's Othello, kicks off the season. Swashbuckling...more

    Capital City Men's Chorus Holiday Concert "...there arose such a clatter"

    Presented by Capital City Men's Chorus at St. Martin's Lutheran Church, Austin

    December 6 - December 7, 2014

    There’s no better way to escape the “clatter” of the hustling, bustling holiday season, than to attend the Capital City Men’s Chorus holiday concert: “…there...more

    Sembrando Herencia 2014-Expreso Pony de Boriken

    Presented by Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance at Texas School For the Deaf, Austin

    December 7, 2014

    Our 12th original musical "Expreso Pony de Boriken," written by Tekina-eiru Maynard, is a fun, action-adventure-comedy that traces the horse from Puerto Rico to Texas, and features...more

    UTNT (UT New Theatre) presents Good Day

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

    December 5 - December 7, 2014

    UTNT (UT New Theatre) presents Good Day, written by University of Texas at Austin Master of Fine Arts Playwriting candidate Diana Lynn Small, December 5 and 7 at the Lab Theatre.
    A prodigal...more

    UTNT (UT New Theatre) presents Lyla School

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

    December 6 - December 7, 2014

     UTNT (UT New Theatre) presents Lyla School, written by University of Texas at Austin Master of Fine Arts Playwriting candidate Brian Kettler, December 6 and 7 at the Lab Theatre.
    Mary...more

    “The Greatest Art Show On Earth-A Holiday Circus Spectacular”

    Presented by The Arc of the Capital Area

    December 11, 2014

    Come see the latest circus inspired works by the Arc of the Arts artists!
    We invite you to mingle with the artists, board members, volunteers & staff.

    This circus themed holiday...more

    Ebenezer's Journey

    Presented by Pioneer Farms at Pioneer Farms, Austin

    December 5 - December 13, 2014

    Experience the classic Dickens tale, “A Christmas Carol”, like never before as our actors take you into the story with an interactive theatrical presentation staged in the old...more

    The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

    Presented by Different Stages at The VORTEX, Austin

    November 21 - December 13, 2014

    Different Stages opens its 2014-2015 season with The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, by Jay Presson Allen. Based on the 1961 novella by Muriel Spark, Jean Brodie is the story of an uncommonly...more

    Holiday Extravaganza

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

    December 13 - December 14, 2014

    The TexARTS Broadway Company stars in this holiday revue that features Rockette-style numbers, your favorite holiday hits, and a special appearance by Santa Claus! This perfectly wonderful...more

    The Polar VORTEX Ball

    Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX, Austin

    December 14, 2014

    Save the date - December 14th, 2014!

    The VORTEX is excited to announce The Polar VORTEX Ball, a night of music, dancing, and performance. Join a stellar cast of VORTEX company members and...more

    The Hobbit: Trilogy Marathon Matinee

    Presented by iPic Theaters at iPic Theaters Austin, Austin

    December 15, 2014

     3 consectutive showings of The Hobbit movie series.

     

     


    The Creative Fund Holiday Celebration

    Presented by The Creative Fund at Salvage Vanguard Theater, Austin

    December 15, 2014

    Celebrate the holidays with The Creative Fund!
    Enjoy holiday themed concoctions, various festive kickshaws to nibble on, snickers & chuckles fromTrouble Puppet Theater & special...more

    THE LATE NIGHT TIME MACHINE CHRISTMAS SPECIAL SPECTACULAR

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    December 12 - December 19, 2014

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

    Teddy, Tildy, and Bud are back for a Christmas Special Spectacular so special and so spectacular that...more

    Nothing and Everything: Improvised Anton Chekhov Plays

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    November 8 - December 20, 2014

    Anton Chekhov is arguably the most celebrated playwright since Shakespeare. This giant of Russian literature is famous for his four game-changing major plays: The Seagull, Uncle Vanya, Three...more

    Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Jersey Lily by Katie Forgette

    Presented by Austin Playhouse

    November 21 - December 21, 2014

    The wit of Oscar Wilde meets the cunning of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle!

    In this comic twist on a classic sleuthing caper Wilde’s muse, actress Lillie Langtry presents Holmes with what...more

    A Child's Christmas In Wales 2014

    Presented by Alex Coke at First Presbyterian Church of Austin, Austin

    December 21, 2014

    A Child's Christmas In Wales

     

    Experience the music & magic of Texas jazz musicians Alex Coke, Suzi Stern, Rich Harney, and Evan Arredondo...more

    A Miracle on 34th Street Classic Radiocast

    Presented by Penfold Theatre Company

    December 4 - December 27, 2014

    The players at the fictional KPNF radio station return to put their stamp on a brand new holiday classic - Miracle on 34th Street. As they bring to life the entire story through dozens of...more

    This Wonderful Life

    Presented by ZACH Theatre at ZACH Whisenhunt Stage, Austin

    November 28 - December 28, 2014

    In a tour-de-force performance, award-winning actor Martin Burke is back by popular demand, playing all 37 characters from the beloved holiday film It’s a Wonderful Life, including George...more

    A Christmas Carol

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

    November 28 - December 28, 2014

    Spectacular holiday carols and surprising time-bending classics whisk your family on a captivating ride with the three soulful, rockin’ ghosts in Scrooge’s transformative dream. This...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

    Blue Man Group

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

    February 19 - February 22, 2015

    Get ready for Blue Man Group to thrill Austin with its high-octane theatrical experience! Escape the ordinary and surround yourself in an explosion of comedy, music, and technology. If...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

    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

    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

    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

    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

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