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    The Schoolyard Birds FREE Songwriting Workshop

    Presented by Attendance Records

    October 25, 2014 - May 30, 2015

    The Schoolyard Birds is a FREE songwriting workshop for kids ages 6-10 hosted by Attendance Records.

    Through the instruction and encouragement of our lead teacher and volunteers, students will collectively compose and perform creative songs during our Saturday morning workshops. Students will give input on mood, genre, and lyrics as they are guided through the songwriting process by seasoned musician and ...more


    HEROES OF DIRT - BMX movie screening to celebrate XGAMES

    Presented by Blue Trail Entertainment

    June 7, 2015

    Heroes of Dirt (PG-13) is coming to U.S. theaters in the fall, but be the among the first to preview the first BMX movie in a generation! As a cultural part of the X-Games, we're closing out the...more

    KODAustin Summer Camp

    Presented by VSA Texas

    June 8 - June 12, 2015

    KODAustin gives the opportunity for KODA (Kids of Deaf Adult(s) to get together to learn and socialize! KODAustin Summer Camp is for KODAs and Deaf children!, Campers must be 5 years or older...more

    Young Adventurers Film Series: James and the Giant Peach

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 13, 2015

    The Harry Ransom Center’s Young Adventurers Film Series continues on Saturday, June 13, at 3 p.m. with the stop-motion animated film James and the Giant Peach...more

    Voyager Music Festival

    Presented by Voyager Music Productions

    June 13, 2015

    Voyager is an Austin, Texas music festival celebrating all art that pushes the envelope and creates something new, with a focus on progressive music.
    A robotic drummer? A violin that...more

    DADDY & SON SUPERHERO PARTY

    Presented by The City Of Cedar Park

    June 13, 2015

    Date: June 13, 2015

     Location: Recreation Center Community Rooms, 1435 Main Street, Cedar Park, TX

     Fee: $25 for a Daddy/son couple, $10 per additional...more

    More Than One Complication

    Presented by Kathy Dunn Hamrick Dance Company (KDH) and line upon line percussion at AustinVentures StudioTheater, Austin

    June 11 - June 13, 2015

    8 parts dancer

    4 parts choreographer

    6 parts percussionist

    Shake and add lights

    Katy Dunn Hamrick Dance Company premieres “More Than One Complication,” June...more

    In my Own Backyard - An Interactive Theatre Experience for Very Young Children

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

    June 10 - June 13, 2015

     

    IN MY OWN BACKYARD
    An Interactive Theatre Experience for Very Young Children
    Best for Children ages 2 - 4
    Created and Directed by Bethany Lynn Corey...more

    The Celebrando 2015 - Salsa & Trovador Festival

    Presented by Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance

    June 13, 2016 - June 13, 2015


    Join Puerto Rican Folkloric Dance as we celebrate our rich culture with
    our annual Salsa & Heritage Festival -- this year featuring direct from
    Puerto Rico -- Ricky...more

    Chuggington Live!

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

    June 14, 2015

    In CHUGGINGTON Live! The Great Rescue Adventure, the trainees have started their Advanced Training, and are now eager to impress their mentors by mastering new roles that test their...more

    Taurus Academy Grand Opening and 20th Anniversary Celebration

    Presented by Taurus Academy

    June 14, 2015

    Taurus Academy, formerly Taurus Doggy Play Day, celebrates the Grand Opening of its newest location and 20th anniversary on Sunday June 14! Guests are invited to stroll the new campus,...more

    Young Adventurers Film Series: Coraline

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 20, 2015

    The Harry Ransom Center’s Young Adventurers Film Series continues on Saturday, June 20, at 3 p.m. with Henry Selick’s Coraline (2009).

     

    Based on Neil...more

    Father's Day Brunch

    Presented by The Russian House of Austin at Russian House, Austin

    June 21, 2015

    Join us for Father's Day where the family will enjoy our traditional brunch buffet.

    June 21, 2015
    11am - 4pm
    $25 per person / $33 per person (unlimited...more

    Special Olympics Comes to Austin

    Presented by Special Olympics

    June 22, 2015

    This summer, more than 20,000 people from all walks of life will unite in a journey across America, including many from right here in Austin. They’ll be part of a movement for respect and...more

    Disney's Beauty and the Beast JR.

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

    June 19 - June 22, 2015

    Be our guest for this production of a classic Disney favorite. The beloved songs and characters brought to life by the TexARTS Youth Musical Theatre Academy are sure to enchant audiences of all...more

    Mr Johnny Kids Music show

    Presented by Mr Johnny Productions

    June 25, 2015

    Bring the kids for a fun and interactive music show with scarves, rhythm sticks, bean bag animals and an endless stream of bubbles. Free | 512 494-1411 www.mrjohnny.com


    Tech Chicos Camp for Boys and Girls

    Presented by Latinitas Magazine

    June 25, 2015

    Do you know a boy or girl that is tech-savvy, is interested in
    photography or simply loves being creative?

    Latinitas and Google Fiber presents: Tech Chicos, a free...more

    Shakespearience: A Shakespeare Day Camp for Kids

    Presented by EmilyAnn Theatre at Emily Ann Theatre, Wimberley

    June 15 - June 26, 2015

    Shakespearience: A Shakespeare Day Camp for Kids! (ages 5-11)

     Making Shakespeare accessible and fun for children. This year there will be 2 week-long camps. You are welcome to...more

    Young Adventurers Film Series: Where the Wild Things Are

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    June 27, 2015

    The Harry Ransom Center’s Young Adventurers Film Series concludes on Saturday, June 27, at 3 p.m. with Spike Jonze’s Where the Wild Things Are (2009).

     

    Adapted...more

    The Hound of the Baskervilles

    Presented by Penfold Theatre Company at Round Rock Amphitheater, Austin

    June 4 - June 27, 2015

    When Sir Charles Baskerville is found dead on his estate with a look of terror still etched on his face and the paw prints of a gigantic hound beside his body, the great detective Sherlock Holmes...more

    Planet Music Concert: Middle Eastern Music

    Presented by Asian American Resource Center at Asian American Resource Center, Austin

    June 28, 2015

    1001 Nights Orchestra presents this buffet of colorful music showcasing the Middle Eastern cultures' diversity and unity. This show will focus on Southwest Asian, Middle Eastern and the Caucuses...more

    4th of July Celebration

    Presented by The City Of Cedar Park

    July 4, 2015

    4th of July Celebration    
    Location: Milburn Park - 1901 Sun Chase Blvd.
    Date: July 4, 2015
    Time: 4:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. (Fireworks at 9:15 p.m. See...more

    The Importance of Being Earnest

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

    June 12 - July 5, 2015

    Oscar Wilde’s delicious comedy confection follows the romantic misadventures of two English cads who devise a double life in order to impress the strong-willed women whose hearts they hope to...more

    "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland"

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    February 10 - July 6, 2015

    The Ransom Center celebrates 150 years of "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" with an exhibition for the curious and curiouser of all ages. Learn about Lewis Carroll and the real...more

    Stories Summer Institute Reception and Listening Party 2015

    Presented by Texas Folklife

    July 10, 2015

    6pm: Reception (light refreshments served) 
    7pm: Program Begins

    Special guest instructor: Folklorist and NPR & BBC radio producer Rachel Hopkin

    Local teachers,...more

    School of Rock presents Little Wing Rock 'n' Roll Summer Camp

    Presented by Austin School of Rock

    July 6 - July 10, 2015

    Starts: 07/06/2015
    Ends: 07/10/2015

    Monday-Friday 
    9:00am-1:00pm

    For Little Rockers ages 3-5 at WAYA. Classes will have activities from Little Wing...more

    You're The Boss! A playmaking workshop for tweens!

    Presented by Salvage Vanguard Theater at Salvage Vanguard Theater, Austin

    August 3 - August 7, 2015

    Salvage Vanguard Theater is thrilled to announce You’re The Boss! A playmaking workshop for tweens!

    You’re The Boss is an educational program...more

    Ice Cream Festival

    Presented by Roadway Productions at Fiesta Gardens, Austin

    August 8, 2015

    Ice Cream – FREE Each attendee entering with paid admission receives 3 tickets to redeem with the ice cream vendors of his or her choice. The minimum sample size is 3 oz. Some booths, like...more

    Roller Derby: Skating as a Contact Sport

    Presented by Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    March 14 - August 9, 2015

    If you know what a jammer, a hip check, and a can-opener are, then chances are you're part of the growing fan base for the popular contact sport of roller...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

    School of Rock presents Little Wing Rock 'n' Roll Summer Camp

    Presented by Austin School of Rock

    August 17 - August 21, 2015

    Starts: 08/17/2015
    Ends: 08/21/2015

    Monday-Friday 
    9:00am-1:00pm

    For Little Rockers ages 3-5 at WAYA. Classes will have activities from Little Wing...more

    Bat Fest

    Presented by Roadway Productions at Congress Avenue Bridge Bats, Austin

    August 22, 2015

    What will you see at Bat Fest this year? 1.5 million Mexican free-tailed bats emerging from under the bridge at dusk, 3 stages with live music, more than 75 arts & crafts vendors, delicious...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

    Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents® LEGENDS?

    Presented by Frank Erwin Center at Frank Erwin Center, Austin

    August 19 - August 23, 2015

    ...more

    Reflections: African American Life from the Myrna Colley-Lee Collection

    Presented by Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    June 19 - August 23, 2015

    Take a journey through African-American history as expressed visually through the artworks of  prominent 20th-century artists, such as Gwen Knight, Hale Woodruff, James Van Der Zee, Eudora...more

    School of Rock presents Little Wing Rock 'n' Roll Summer Camp

    Presented by Austin School of Rock

    August 24 - August 28, 2015

    Starts: 08/24/2015
    Ends: 08/28/2015

    Monday-Friday 
    9:00am-1:00pm

    For Little Rockers ages 3-5 at WAYA. Classes will have activities from Little Wing...more

    What's the Story Steve?

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

    April 4 - August 29, 2015

    What's the Story Steve is improvised, interactive theater for kids and their adults. Based on suggestions from the audience, our cast creates a completely new show every week. Featuring Steve,...more

    And Still We Rise: Race, Culture and Visual Conversations

    Presented by Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    June 19 - August 30, 2015

    See more than 60 story quilts capturing 400 years of African-American history in And Still We Rise: Race, Culture and Visual Conversations at the Bullock Museum. From the first slave ships to the...more

    Eve & Shiva: Sculpture by Charles Umlauf and Gene Owens

    Presented by Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum at Umlauf Sculpture Garden & Museum, Austin

    May 9 - August 30, 2015

    Join us at the Umlauf this summer for an intensive focus on the 1960s and 1970s sculpture of Charles Umlauf and Gene Owens. Fort Worth native Owens spent the summer of 1961 studying with Professor...more

    We Tell Stories in ASL

    Presented by VSA Texas

    March 3 - September 1, 2015

    7051 Village Center Drive Austin, TX 78731 Every first Tuesday of the month Dates for 2015 3/3, 4/7, 5/5, 9/1 Mindy Moore: vwbusmindy@aol.com


    We Tell Stories in ASL!

    Presented by VSA Texas at Austin Public Library - Twin Oaks Branch, Austin

    March 5 - September 3, 2015

    Twin Oaks Branch Library 1800 South 5th Street Austin, TX 78704 Every first Thursday of the month Dates for 2015 3/5, 4/2, 5/7, 8/6, 9/3, 10/8, 11/5, 12/3 Theron Parker: abcasl@yahoo.com


    100 Days of Stories

    Presented by Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum at Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, Austin

    May 31 - September 7, 2015

    ...more

    Frank Reaugh: Landscapes of Texas and the American West

    Presented by Harry Ransom Center at Harry Ransom Center, Austin

    August 4 - November 29, 2015

    Frank Reaugh (1860–1945) is one of the Southwest’s earliest and most distinguished artists. Working in the vein of American Impressionism, Reaugh (pronounced “Ray”) devoted...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

    Storytime Art

    July 18, 2014 - July 15, 2016

    Storytime Art, or StArt! is a great opportunity for your young child to experience art! Storytimes are geared to the 3 – 5 year old preschooler, but some projects could easily translate into...more

    Art & Soul Austin

    Presented by Art & Soul Austin

    January 10, 2010 - October 15, 2016

    Traveling Art Enrichment Classes for ages 3-10 years old. Group art classes,Art Birthday Parties, and private lessons available.


    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

    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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