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    Fusebox's 60-in-Sixty: SUMMER SHANDY

    Presented by Fusebox Festival

    July 9, 2015

    AUSTIN’S ROWDIEST NIGHT OF PERFORMANCE RETURNS FOR SUMMER!

    Featuring actors, musicians, dancers, painters, thinkers, and unique personalities in wild, original, unpredictable performances. 60 artists. 60 seconds each. The evening will also feature a shandy bar, participatory drinking songs, and a blowout dance party.

    Join us in July at the historic Saengerrunde Halle in downtown ...more


    Lucky Chaos presents: Leng in Wonderland! Leng plays with over 12 acts over 5 nights!

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

    July 3 - July 11, 2015

    Lucky Chaos presents: Leng in Wonderland!

    Leng Wong stumbles onto Wonderland, a fairytale come true! What creatures and residents will she find there? Come find out! ...more

    When the Rain Stops Falling

    Presented by Different Stages at The VORTEX, Austin

    June 26 - July 18, 2015

    Different Stages closes its 2014-2015 season with When the Rain Stops Falling by Andrew Bovell. The story takes place between two worlds, between a prediction in 1959 and its outcome eighty years...more

    The Ladies Room: Improvised Stories of Women Who Just Go Together

    Presented by The Institution Theater at The Institution Theater, Austin

    June 26 - July 18, 2015

    Strong.   Worthy.  Beautiful.  Imperfect.  Lovable.  Bold.  Behind the closed doors of the ladies room you’ll find truth: Real women with real stories that are...more

    Girl Improved's Double Feature: Bad Spies and Jaded

    Presented by The ImprovEd Shakespeare Company

    July 9 - July 18, 2015

    Girl Improved, an ImprovEd Shakespeare Project, premieres two new plays this July: Bad Spies and Jaded, written, produced and directed by adolescent girls.

    A...more

    19th Annual Austin Chamber Music Festival 2015

    Presented by Austin Chamber Music Center

    July 3 - July 19, 2015

    The Austin Chamber Music Center is serenading Austin this summer with their 19th Annual Austin Chamber Music Festival July 3 to 19, 2015. Enjoy three...more

    19th Annual Austin Chamber Music Festival 2015

    Presented by Austin Chamber Music Center

    July 3 - July 19, 2015

    The Austin Chamber Music Center is serenading Austin this summer with their 19th Annual Austin Chamber Music Festival July 3 to 19, 2015. Enjoy three...more

    The Baron's Men Present: The Trojan Women by Euripides

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

    July 9 - July 25, 2015

    The Trojan War is at an end.  Troy has been sacked, its warriors and heroes slain.  All that remains are the loved ones of the fallen.  The Trojan queen and the wives and children...more

    Ring of Fire: The Johnny Cash Musical Show

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

    July 17 - July 26, 2015

    Directed by Sarah Gay

    Touching on the life and times of one of the world’s most legendary musical artists, Johnny Cash, the RING OF FIRE is considered one of the best musical revues of...more

    Catch Me If You Can

    Presented by The Wimberley Players at The Wimberley Playhouse, Wimberley

    July 10 - August 2, 2015

    Catch Me If You Can

    Book by Terrence McNally, Music by Marc Shaiman.  Lyrics by Scott Wittman &Marc Shaiman.  Based on the DreamWorks Motion Picture.

    An engaging...more

    The Tree Play

    Presented by The Tree Play

    August 6 - August 8, 2015

    The Tree Play is an agitprop folk tale for the theatre, provoked by the deforestation of the Amazon. This original theatre-with-movement explores the relationship between man and...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

    Move Your Tale Summer Camps

    Presented by Move Your Tale and Coldtowne Theater at ColdTowne Theater, Austin

    June 8 - August 14, 2015

    June 8 – June 12, 2015
    Camp Improv in Action

    A week of pure Improv. This mixed levels week begins with improv basics,...more

    As You Like It

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre

    August 6 - August 15, 2015

    Follow the heroine Rosalind, accompanied by her cousin Celia, as she flees persecution in her uncle's court to find safety and eventually love in the Forest of Arden. The play features one of...more

    Love! Valour! Compassion!

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

    July 31 - August 23, 2015

    Hailed by many critics as Terrence McNally at the top of his form and winner of the Tony Award for Best Play. The story centers on eight gay men who vacation together at an upstate New York...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

    Guys and Dolls

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

    August 14 - August 23, 2015

    Directed by Sarah Gay

    Touching on the life and times of one of the world’s most legendary musical artists, Johnny Cash, the RING OF FIRE is considered one of the best musical revues of...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

    Snow White & Rose Red

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre at Emily Ann Theatre, Wimberley

    September 12 - October 4, 2015

    Join us for the next installment in the EmilyAnn's interactive Children's Theatre Series. Adapted by D. Heath Thompson, this 40-minute show promises fun for audience members ages 2 - 102....more

    Steel Magnolias

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

    October 16 - October 25, 2015

    Directed by Jarret Mallon

    Robert Harling’s comedy-drama STEEL MAGNOLIAS focuses on the camaraderie of six Southern women who gossip, needle and harangue each other through the best of...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

    Perform @ The Dougherty

    Presented by The Dougherty Arts Center at Dougherty Arts Center, Austin

    June 23 - December 25, 2015

    The Dougherty Arts Center Theatre is now accepting reservation applications for 2016! The DAC has been home to local, national and international performing artists since 1978. Bring your next film...more

    And Then There Were None

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

    February 19 - February 28, 2016

    Rounding out the 2015-2016 season is the Agatha Christie's masterpiece AND THEN THERE WERE NONE. The mystery comedy tells the story of 10 strangers trapped on an island who are each accused of...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

    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

    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

    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

    SummerStock Austin

    Presented by Long Center for the Preforming Arts

    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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