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    The Six Seasons

    Presented by Glass Half Full Theatre at ZACH Theatre, Austin

    January 24 - January 31, 2015

    An innovative and thought provoking play that shows the effects of climate change on distinct environments around the globe. Before your eyes, puppeteers transform miniature landscapes to demonstrate the effects of drought, flood and melting ice caps on the earth’s human and animal inhabitants. The tiny characters are driven to find solutions to these challenges — as population centers shift, they ...more


    Mother's Day

    Presented by FronteraFest at Hyde Park Theatre, Austin

    January 30, 2015

    The John L. Warfield Center's Performing Blackness Series presents
    Lisa B. Thompson's Mother's Day, a one act play where Afro-futurism collides with motherhood.

    Directed...more

    Mauritius by Theresa Rebeck

    Presented by Different Stages at The City Theatre, Austin

    January 9 - January 31, 2015

    Mauritius is directed by Mick D’Arcy (You Can’t Take it with You). Playing the two half-sisters are Melissa Voigt-Patterson (Quills) and Jean Budney (Good People)....more

    Rapture, Blister, Burn

    Presented by SouthWest Theatre Productions at Salvage Vanguard Theater, Austin

    January 22 - January 31, 2015

    After grad school, Catherine and Gwen chose polar opposite paths. Catherine became a rockstar author and academic, while Gwen built a life with a husband and children. Decades later, unfulfilled...more

    Glamorous Deco Gala

    Presented by Agape Actors Co-Op

    January 31, 2015

    Celebrate the launch of Agape Actors Co-Op's 1st full season with an evening of entertainment! Dress in your best Roaring 20s-inspired attire and enjoy dinner, drinks, dancing, a silent...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

    The Bowie Project 2: A Rock & Roll Soundpainting

    Presented by Andrea Ariel Dance Theatre at The Long Center: Debra & Kevin Rollins Studio Theatre, Austin

    January 29 - February 1, 2015

    Back for round two, The Bowie Project 2: A Rock & Roll Soundpainting explores man’s triumphs, struggles and search for identity through Soundpainting–live composition through...more

    DNA by Dennis Kelly

    Presented by Capital T Theatre Company at The Off Center, Austin

    January 22 - February 1, 2015

    ---8 PERFORMANCES ONLY!---

    10 Friends
    1 Dead body
    (The death was frankly a little inconvenient)

    A group of teenagers weave a bloody web of lies in a jet-black comedy by...more

    A'lante Flamenco presents "Prophecies"

    Presented by A'lante Flamenco Dance Ensemble at Boyd Vance Theatre, Austin

    January 31 - February 1, 2015

    Boyd Vance Theater at the the Carver Center
    1165 Angelina St., Austin TX 78702
    Saturday January 31, 8pm
    Sunday, February 1, 3pm
    ...more

    Writing/Performance Master Class with Panza Monologue playwright Virginia Grise

    Presented by Teatro Vivo and Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center at Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center., Austin

    February 7, 2015

    Writing for Performance Master Class with Virginia Grise, playwright for the Panza Monologues.

    Drawing from a long tradition of artists that identify and transform...more

    That's Amore: An Early Valentine

    Presented by Texas Early Music Project at First Presbyterian Church of Austin, Austin

    February 7 - February 8, 2015

    As an early Valentine present, treat yourself and your sweetie(s) to a lively, dramatic, and lovely pastiche of beautiful music from the courts and operas in Italy,...more

    That's Amore: An Early Valentine

    Presented by Texas Early Music Project at First Presbyterian Church of Austin, Austin

    February 7 - February 8, 2015

    Texas Early Music Project presents "That's Amore: An Early Valentine."

    TEMP's opera troupe presents a pastiche of music from Italian operas by Cavalli, Cesti, Handel, and...more

    The True Story of Bonnie and Clyde: A Mostly Honest Musical

    Presented by Crank Collective at The City Theatre, Austin

    February 5 - February 14, 2015

    Bonnie and Clyde are Texas legends–but what do we really know about the dubious duo? The latest installment in Crank Collective’s Texas History Musicals, The True Story of Bonnie and...more

    Cleavage Chronicle's Everybody Loves Boobs

    Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX, Austin

    February 11 - February 14, 2015

    Everybody Loves Boobs! is a live stage production celebrating breasts. The cabaret- style, multi-media, dramatic comedy explores the form and function of breasts. The stories illustrate the...more

    The 22nd Annual FRONTERAFEST

    Presented by Hyde Park Theatre and ScriptWorks at Hyde Park Theatre, Austin

    January 19 - February 14, 2015

    One of the most popular and venerable performance events, FronteraFest, returns to the Austin stage for its 22nd year.

    A collaboration between Hyde Park Theatre and ScriptWorks,...more

    Valentine's Day Gala - Love Letters

    Presented by SouthWest Theatre Productions at The Blanton Museum of Art, Austin

    February 14, 2015

    Southwest Theatre Productions presents A.R. Gurney's Pulitzer nominated play, "Love Letters," at the Blanton Museum of Art for two performances on Valentine's Day only. Proceeds...more

    PICASSO AT THE LAPIN AGILE by Steve Martin

    Presented by Present Company Theatre

    January 29 - February 15, 2015

    Present Company presents Picasso at the Lapin Agile by Steve Martin at the Museum of Human Achievement, January 29th-February 15th, 2015.

    A surreal space-time continuum-bending...more

    The Zoo

    Presented by Gilbert & Sullivan Society Of Austin

    February 15, 2015

    The Gilbert & Sullivan Society of Austin presents “The Zoo”, with sparkling music by Arthur Sullivan and hilarious libretto by “Bolton Rowe” (B.C. Stephenson). Two...more

    Texas Theatre and Dance Presents Refugia

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

    February 12 - February 15, 2015

    The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance presents the new work Refugia, February 12-15 at the B. Iden Payne Theatre. An original idea developed by the internationally...more

    The Panza Monologues

    Presented by Teatro Vivo at Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center., Austin

    February 5 - February 21, 2015

    Teatro Vivo presents the Austin premiere of
    The Panza Monologues
    Telling our truths straight from the panza.

    Written, compiled and collected by Virginia Grise and Irma...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

    Hamlet

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre at Emily Ann Theatre, Wimberley

    January 30 - February 22, 2015

    Mystery, Murder, Love, Madness, Betrayal, War. Considered to be one of the greatest plays in the English language, Hamlet is not to be missed. Directed by James Byers and featuring Kevin Gates as...more

    Love Letters

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

    February 6 - February 22, 2015

    Paradox Players Presents

     

    Love Letters

    Written by A.R. Gurney

    Directed by Gary Payne

     

    This two-character gem of a play takes you on a...more

    Piece Of The Puzzle

    Presented by Oh Dragon Theatre Company

    February 19 - February 28, 2015

     
    Three different actors portray, Robert, a young man the week before his wedding. He struggles with the idea that married life will change him and not allow him to follow the career he...more

    Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote

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

    January 31 - March 1, 2015

    The Austin Scottish Rite Theater production of Pancho Rabbit and the Coyote
    From the original book by Duncan Tonatiuh, adapted for the stage by Susan Gayle Todd and...more

    The Invention of Love

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

    February 18 - March 8, 2015

    The Invention of Love by Tom Stoppard is an exploration of poet A. E. Housman’s secret, unrequited, life-long love and features the young rambunctious aesthete, Oscar Wilde, bursting on to...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

    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

    JULIUS CAESAR

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

    February 20 - March 15, 2015

    William Shakespeare’s timeless political thriller portrays the life and death struggle for power as honor, envy and patriotism collide. Caesar's political genius, military prowess and...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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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

    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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