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    Underground

    Presented by The VORTEX at The VORTEX, Austin

    March 24 - April 8, 2017

    The VORTEX proudly presents the world premiere of Lisa B. Thompson’s new drama, Underground for 3 weeks only, March 24-April 8.

    Underground reunites Kyle and Mason (Marc Pouhé and Jeffery Da’Shade Johnson), a pair of old college buddies who have gone from radicals in their youth to successful professionals approaching middle age. When Kyle shows up ...more


    Uncle Tom's Cabin and the American Stage

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    March 30, 2017

    The theatrical adaptation of Uncle Tom's Cabin reached three times as many people in America as the original novel, which was the second best-selling book in the nineteenth century after...more

    THE STORY OF PERFECTO ROMERO

    Presented by Latinas Unidas Por El Arte (LUPE Arte) at Austin Community College - Eastview Campus, Austin

    March 31, 2017

    Latinas Unidas Por El Arte presents

    Perfecto Romero: Photographer of the Cuban Revolution is a documentary produced by AMATE (Agencia de Medios Alternativos y Taller Editorial /...more

    Redux in Rep: Hamlet with Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead

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

    March 10 - April 2, 2017

    Famous both in classic tragedy and modern comedy, two classics of the theatre performed in a full repertory production, rotating each night with the same company portraying the same cast of...more

    Rezuranger: An Improvised Heavy Metal Odyssee

    Presented by Coldtowne Theater at ColdTowne Theater, Austin

    March 4 - April 8, 2017

    The unholy halls of Satan's hell haven't been rocked since the disbanding of heavy metal legends Rezuranger, 15 long years ago. Beelzebub makes it his mission to reignite the torch of malevolence...more

    Chicago

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

    April 1 - April 9, 2017

    TexARTS Teen Musical Theatre Academy presents Chicago. In roaring twenties Chicago, chorine Roxie Hart murders a faithless lover and convinces her hapless husband Amos to take the rap...until...more

    Broadway Bank Presents The Cohen New Works Festival

    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 10 - April 14, 2017

    Presenting over 30 new works to more than 7,000 attendees in five days.

    The Cohen New Works Festival, presented by Broadway Bank, is a biennial, week-long showcase of new work created by...more

    Long Center Presents: Greater Tuna

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

    April 14 - April 15, 2017

    Greater Tuna is the hilarious comedy about Texas’ third smallest town, where the Lion’s Club is too liberal and Patsy Cline never dies. The eclectic band of citizens that make up this town are...more

    Mrs. Mannerly by Jeffrey Hatcher

    Presented by Different Stages at Santa Cruz Center for Culture, Austin

    March 24 - April 15, 2017

    Different Stages continues its 2016 - 2017 season with Jeffrey Hatcher’s Mrs. Mannerly. It is 1967… the Summer of Love. But for five children on the second floor of the YMCA in...more

    For Time & Eternity

    Presented by American Berserk Theatre at First Unitarian Universalist Church of Austin, Austin

    March 30 - April 22, 2017

    Much is known of the turbulent early years of the Mormon church: The Prophet Joseph Smith and his Saints suffered persecution and exile in their search for Zion on the American frontier. Some...more

    Texas Theatre and Dance Presents Luna

    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 20 - April 23, 2017

    By Ramón Esquivel

    Directed by Roxanne Schroeder-Arce

     

    A play for all ages, Luna tells the captivating story of Soledad who has trouble making friends...more

    Elephant and Piggie: We Are In A Play!

    Presented by ZACH Theatre at Zach Scott Kleberg Stage, Austin

    February 14 - April 28, 2017

    When Gerald and Piggie get together, anything is possible. They might wear silly hats, get invited to a fancy pool costume party, or learn a crazy new dance. Based on the wildly popular, beloved...more

    Alice In Wonderland Jr.

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

    April 22 - April 30, 2017

    TexARTS Youth Musical Theatre Academy presents Alice In Wonderland Jr. Travel down the rabbit hole and join Alice, one of literature’s most beloved heroines, in her madcap adventures. ...more

    The Phantom of the Opera

    Presented by Broadway Across America at Bass Concert Hall, Austin

    April 19 - April 30, 2017

    Based on the classic novel Le Fantôme de L’Opéra by Gaston Leroux, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA tells the story of a masked figure who lurks beneath the catacombs of the Paris Opera House,...more

    Jungle Book: Jangal Ki Kahani

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

    April 1 - April 30, 2017

    Revisit Kipling’s original Jungle Book characters in this delightful mix of Bollywood and Classical style. Authentic South Asian music and dance enhance Austin Scottish Rite Theater’s newly...more

    Something Rotten!

    Presented by Broadway Across America at Texas Performing Arts- Bass Concert Hall, Austin

    May 30 - June 4, 2017

    This hilarious new musical comedy tells the story of brothers Nick and Nigel Bottom, two playwrights stuck in the shadow of that Renaissance rockstar Will Shakespeare. When a soothsayer...more

    Long Center Presents: Circus 1903 - The Golden Age of Circus

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

    June 6 - June 8, 2017

    The producers of the best-selling magic show in the world (The Illusionists) have teamed up with award-winning puppeteers (from productions such as Warhorse) to create a TURN-OF-THE-CENTURY CIRCUS...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

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