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    COMEDY & IMPROV

    THICKER THAN WATER: THE 18th ANNUAL McGgUTCHINS FAMILY REUNION SHOW

    Presented by Coldtowne Theater at ColdTowne Theater, Austin

    November 1 - November 29, 2014

    Join us every Saturday in November at Coldtowne Theater for a night of Sketch Comedy that will touch you in places you may or may not want to be touched!

    The McGgUTHCINS are comprised of two sketch comedy troupes (Wink Planet and Off The Wall) that can't help but scuffle whenever they're near each other. Hold on tight cus' this family tree is a shakin'!

     

    This show is ...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

    Merlin Works Improv Mixer (Free!)

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

    January 4 - December 6, 2014

    Merlin Works hosts monthly improv mixers first Saturdays 2pm – 4pm at The Long Center. The Mixer is a free, facilitated improv comedy jam intended to introduce the joy of improv to new...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 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

    A Penny Dreadful: Improvised Gothic Horror

    Presented by The Hideout Theatre at The Hideout Theatre, Austin

    December 6, 2014 - January 3, 2015

     *Runs Saturdays Dec. 6, 13, 20 and Jan. 3 at 6pm*

    Who knows what lurks in that locked room around that dark corner in that decaying mansion on that foreboding hill?

    A...more

    Paula Poundstone

    Presented by One World Theatre at One World Theatre, Austin

    August 22, 2015

    Over the span of her remarkable career, Paula Poundstone has amassed a list of awards and accolades that stretch the length of a great big tall guy’s arm. She not only shot through the glass...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

    Improv, Standup, Writing and Sketch Comedy Classes

    Presented by The New Movement at The New Movement, Austin

    October 31, 2009 - Ongoing

    The New Movement is the only venue in Austin dedicated solely to studying the comedic process – our teachers have jump-started the careers of hundreds of performers, come see why! Our...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

    Improv Zero-Free Intro Class

    Presented by The New Movement

    June 1, 2013 - Ongoing

    It certainly seems that taking an improv comedy class would be nerve racking. We understand you may want to test drive before you sign up, that’s why we offer our FREE Improv Zero class...more

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