This Week’s Shows

Sun July 23 2017

School Night

TNM’s School Night is the weekly Sunday night show that features students and only students. In this slot, you can expect to see recitals, class shows, and brand new student troupes each Sunday night. Each show will also feature an improv set from TNM’s faculty, which technically means we lied up there about this show only having students. Whoops. Show is $5. BYOB.

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Next Week on Game of Thrones

Can’t wait one more minute for the next installment of your favorite television series based on George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire? Look no further because the Hideout Theatre will be improvising the next episode of Game of Thrones every Sunday night at 7:30pm (starting on the evening of the season premier July 16th and running for 10 weeks). Winter is Coming, and every week is a completely new episode beginning, middle and end, featuring all of your favorite characters as we discover what exciting, intriguing and possibly fatal adventures they’re up to. We’ll be taking suggestions from the audience, so…

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Cap City Open Mic

Sign up at openmic@capcitycomedy.comΠbetween Monday and Wednesday the week before the show. You'll be emailed back by Friday at the latest. If you get on the list, sign-in time is 7:30pm. Sets are 3 or 4 minutes.

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The Briar Patch

Sign-up at 7:30pm. 4 minute sets.

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Beta

Damn This Improv Is Fresh The future begins at Beta, as the latest talents emerging from TNM’s conservatory takeover every Sunday at 8:00p. Come see why our improv classes are unlike anything else around and why The Austin-American Statesman says we’ve “built our language of improv”. Super fun improv for a teeny tiny price, plus all the “your own beer” you can drink! Sundays 8PM $5 BYOB

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The Weekender

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 Hideout’s most recent graduates and then relax into the warm, firm embrace of Austin’s most seasoned improvisers.

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Truth, Lies & Fantasy

Robert Segovia (San Francisco Sketchfest) and Caitlin McNally (Hell Yes Fest) are hosting a new storytelling show called Truth, Lies, and Fantasy. It's a cool twist on the traditional storytelling show. They take storytellers from all over the Austin music, comedy, and art scene and have them choose a factual story (Truth), fictional story (Lies), or a fan fiction story (Fantasy) to tell to the audience. Which one is it? We're not telling. This month's topic Freedom! Great Storyteller Justin Hicks Lori Finkel Mehone Sleshi Tebedge Natalie Price Virgil Shelby

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Stool Pigeon

Stool Pigeon is ColdTowne Theater’s flagship show, featuring an all-star cast and a different monologist each week. For a whopping $0 (free), you’ll enjoy a unique, hilarious show based on true experiences of the guest storyteller. Seriously, folks, there’s no better way to spend your Sunday (unless you’re real rich). Starring: Benji Orlansky Conor Sullivan Frank Netscher John Ratliff Laura de la Fuente Lindsey Moringy Lisa Jackson Mia Iseman Molly Moore Pete Parsons Ryan Darbonne Wyatt Tall

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Mon July 24 2017

Fuck This Week

Hey! Last week sucked and this week has potential to suck too, right? So here’s the deal, let’s get ahead of the curve and say Fuck This Week. Every Monday at 8PM our crack team of comics will take your complaints, worries, and stresses and turn them into improvised gold on the TNM stage. You’re lucky we’re here for you to vent to, otherwise you’d have to make light of your struggles yourself. But don’t worry, we love you and we’ve got you covered. Fuck This Week, am I right? This show is Pay-What-You-Want & BYOB!

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Monday Night Mash

A Weekly Comedy Mixed Tape Improv Comedy from Three Austin Improv Troupes, new and old. $5 gets you in and it’s always BYOB!

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CACCAA

Sign up at 8:30pm. Show at 9pm Colleges and Comedy Clubs Across America (Comedy Open Mic) where you can technically use the credit thatΠyou have played at Colleges and Comedy Clubs Across America.

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Knockout

Knockout is TNM’s weekly comedy clash where two different comedy shows go head-to-head in a Monday night war, and the audience votes for the winner. The victorious production advances in the tournament with the overall Knockout Champion claiming the ultimate crown – a primetime slot on TNM’s stage and a homemade trophy to call their own! $5

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The Joke of Painting

The Joke of Painting is a showcase for some of Austin's best comedians, but wait--there's a twist! These peeps are not only joke-slingers, but they paint too. Maybe not well... well some of them do, some of them might do Rembrandt-level shit, bro. Bro, Rembrandt, bro. Each comic will be doing their own step-by-step demonstration on how to paint a piece of art of their choosing, with an extra dose of laughs, their jokes!!!! Comedy IS art, baby. You think you can draw too? Always painted along with Bob Ross on The Joy of Painting back in the day?? Well,…

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Stage Dive

Sign up at stagedivemic@gmail.com until Monday at noon. Check in at 9:30 pm.

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Midnight

Sign up by 11:30 pm.

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Tue July 25 2017

Nite Howl

July in Texas is HOT!! Be COOL! Come out to Nite Howl at Red’s Porch this week for a comedy show on a porch and have a nice cool drink and laugh about it with these VERY COOL COMICS!! This is line up is as solid as block ice! We have the hilarious Michael Priest headlining, and an extra special feature from our favorite smart comedy funny person, Lisa Delarios, who will be moving on to more fabulous things in LA next week!! NOOOO!! Don’t miss this chance to see her and tell her how awesome she is! Michael Priest…

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Playpen

The New Movement presents a brand new open mic with hosts Nikita Redkar and Elizabeth Spears! Every Tuesday they welcome ten comics to the stage to perform material and provide them with topics and inspiration for new jokes written in the green room during the show! Think creative writing workshop meets stand up comedy show. Itäó»s exactly what you want and need on your Tuesday evenings! Email playpentnm@gmail.com by the Monday night before the show.

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Punch!

What is PUNCHcomedy? Here at PUNCHcomedy, it's our mission to give you, dear comedy fan, some total bonerz for comedy. How do we achieve that? Easy: we produce the best-booked, most consistent comedy shows in Austin. Seriously. Plus we're always affordable, so it's a no-brainer. But go ahead and gamble instead on that $12.50 movie you know nothing about, ass-hat. We're PUNCHcomedy. better. stand. up.

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Ready Set

Three of Austin's best comics, every week, for free!

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Brass Tax

A weekly comedy show with a wide array of comics discuss their opinions on current events, behaviours, and social norms. This week: Samantha Stepp, Javier Cano, Luis Flandes, and Chad Fisher. Doors at 9. Show at 9:30. Warning: Not for the thin skinned.

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Sandbox

Every Tuesday at The New Movement Theater Rob welcomes comics to do anything other than traditional stand up. Dirty slideshows, eating competitions, bizarre yet lovable characters and countless other weirdos take the stage each week. We give away prizes from the "Rascal Pack" to bring the rascal out in you and try a new snack each week. SHOULD you buy those new cheeseburger flavored Pringles? I buy it and we try it so you can find out.

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Go Nuts

Sign-up starts at 8:30pm during Ready Set.

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Wed July 26 2017

Garage: Bettynights

Come see this all-women improv comedy show, with headliners Garage and special guest troupes in support of the upcoming BettyFest, a one-day improv festival showcasing Austin's hilarious comedy community of women. Be sure you check out BettyFest on Saturday, August 19th at Spiderhouse Ballroom, benefiting The Lilith Fund for Reproductive Rights. Tickets are available here: https://www.lilithfund.org/bettyfest-donation/.

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Nite Nite

"Nite Nite" invites a handful of Austin's acclaimed comedians to share a funny story from their youth and pull back the curtain on the mythos of the comic's tortured childhood. Sometimes the legend of the sad clown is wrong, and sometimes it's hilariously true.   Silly, confessional, occasionally dark, but guaranteed to be entertaining.   Hosted by Cap City fave - Bob Khosravi!

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Nice…

The nicest comedy show in town. Hosted by Joe Tullar and Chris Castles. Stomping Grounds on S. Congress every other Wednesday at 8pm

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No Judgement

No judgement tonight motherduckers. We are going to get weird and have fun. No Judgement is hosted by Brandon Lewin. Sign up is at the venue at 7:30pm. We start at 8pm. 20 comics with 4 minute sets. First come, first serve. There are no requests for time slots. There will be opening music played by the host.

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Double Barrel

Double Barrel is back with thirty-minute sets from Pat Dean and Danny Goodwin! it's gonna be loud, rowdy, and completely free. Don't miss it.

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Coldtowne Throwdowne

ColdTowne ThrowDowne is a weekly 3-team improv competition featuring the best and brightest of the Austin Improv community. The only way to advance is to survive and the only way to survive is to win the audience vote to advance.

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Reasonably Jive: A Comedy Showcase

Reasonably Jive: A Comedy Showcase

Come enjoy a SHOTGUN style comedy show deep in the heart of Texas. Andrew Burnette says farewell to his home of six beautiful years, Austin. Join him and some of his favorite humans in Austin comedy for a night of laughter. 15-minute sets from: Phil Parker Jimmy Tibbs Lando Shepard Symply Courtney Andrew Burnette FREE entry! FREE parking! FREE pizza from the "Mouth of the South (New Orleans area)," Jimmy Tibbs.

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Buzz Kill

Buzzkill is a stand up comedy showcase that happens every week at The Buzz Mill in Austin, TX. Originally started by Katie Pengra, now hosted by comedy heartthrobs Allison O'Conor and Devon Walker. Please email if you're interested in getting booked: buzzkillcomedyshow@gmail.com.

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Greetings from Queer Mountain

It's time for another episode of your favorite monthly queer storytelling show, Greetings from Queer Mountain! This month, Micheal is out of town and Ralphie will be joined by our extra special guest host, Mike Graupmann! (HOORAY!) This month's theme is "Co-/Independence!" From what are you declaring independence? Conversely, what are you excessively emotionally reliant on? We want to hear stories about the things that are no longer a part of your lives and/or the things that you could never, ever give up, ever. Like, I've declared independence from Ryan Murphy shows, but I am in a very codependent relationship with…

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The Pub Down

Sign up at 9pm.

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Good Fight

FREE & BYOB comedy 9:30PM every Wednesday night at The New Movement. A mix of standup, sketch, and improv hosted by David Howe & Aaron Walther. Come see the best comedy from all over Austin and beyond! BYOB

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We’ll Pray for You

IT'S OUR FIRST SHOW and we're bringing you a pantheon of Austin's most enlightening stand up orators: √ Allison O'Conor, Nymph of Sass √ Andrew Murphy, Surfer of Cosmic Winds √ Melody Shifflet, Slayer of Tripe √ Allen Edwin Butt, Gargler of Paradox AND MORE! So come gather 'round the pulpit to hear these heroes pitch radical new religions to save this burning world. Bring your sins and sorrows, because following each satirical sermon we'll take confessions from the audience. Will you be blessed or denounced, absolved or condemned? Better say your prayers! Hosted by the Mary Magdalene of Austin…

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Party Weekend

Sign up at 10.

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Thu July 27 2017

Babes Fest Comedy Day

BABES FEST is / art / music / film / comedy. Produced by #bossbabesATX, BABES FEST is an annual festival in Austin, Texas and travels nationwide, celebrating art by self-identifying women. This year, we're hitting 3 locations in 3 days. *1-day and 3-day passes available. Earlybird tickets available now: babesfest.com/tickets 〰️ Babes Fest '17: Comedy: First, we'll ascend upon The North Door on July 27, with babe AF comedy, featuring sketch, stand-up and improv artists. 〰️ Babes Fest '17: Film: Then, we'll transfrom the Austin School of Film warehouse on July 28 into a dreamscape showcase, debuting and screening more than 25+ narrative, nonfiction…

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Fierce Mild

Sign-up at 7pm.

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The Threefer

Congratulations! You’ve stumbled across The Threefer, Austin’s original Improv Variety show. BUT WHAT DOES THAT MEAN?? It means that every week three WILDLY DIFFERENT groups from theaters all over town (not just the Hideout) converge on this highly affordable show to do three shows. This is where improvisers come to show off what they got, and to watch each other tear up the stage.

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>Improv

$5

8:00pm

Hideout Theater

Drew Lynch

In 2015, Drew Lynch captured the hearts of America with his Golden Buzzer performance on Season 10 of America’s Got Talent. “The person I was before would probably never hangout with who I am today” is the statement that resonated most in capturing audiences across the country, as they fell in love with Drew’s charming wit and genuine vulnerability every week of the competition. “Do something every day that scares you” is a motto Drew lives by. Drew becoming a comedian was almost as unintentional as capturing America’s hearts. Originally from Indianapolis, at the age of 19, Drew moved to…

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Gutbusters

Hops and Grain brings you FREE comedy twice a month in their tap room, featuring local favorites and the occasional special guests!

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The Frank Mills

Laugh now, adult later. You attended meetings, paid bills and called mom back. Join the elder stateswomen and men of the critically-acclaimed Frank Mills to get loose, kick back and start your weekend early. With their signature style of patient comedy and the fast and funny, you’ll see why the Austin Chronicle described a Frank Mills show as “gives the feeling of watching a good sitcom unfold before your very eyes.” The Frank Mills are seasoned improvisers, graduates of iO Chicago, have performed and taught at Second City, Boom! Chicago (Amsterdam), the Annoyance Theater and more. In 2005, they founded…

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Speed Mic

Sign up onlineΠby Tuesday.

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Alamo Laugh House

Alamo Laugh House is a FREE comedy showcase happening every Thursday at 9pm (on the patio). Watch a movie at 7 and stay for bonus laughs! 7/27 Featuring: -Zac Brooks -Lindsey Easterwood -Mikey Swenson and Allen Edwin Butt   At the Alamo Drafthouse Village location (2700 W Anderson Ln, Austin, TX 78757)

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The Free Fringe

I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but the Austin improv scene is bursting with creativity. There are hundreds of performers, and every single one of them is prone to saying things like “Wouldn’t it be crazy if…?” or “I just had the most insane idea.” This is where those dreams go, not to die, but to live gloriously on the stage for one night only. Every week will be dramatically different. There could be shows with improvisers tied up in rope, 50 performers onstage, blindfolded actors, improvising dogs, or 1000 other things. THE FREE FRINGE IS FREE.  FOREVER. Reserve your…

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Waterbed

The most fun late night comedy show in Austin returns! Mac Blake and special guest co-host Lisa Friedrich (co-host of the ATX Comedy Hour) bring you a brand new comedy party. Our theme this month is HEAT WAVE. Expect some hot stand-up, funny vids, and THE DARK ARTS. Plus a FREE pre-show photobooth from An Indoor Lady Photography. The line-up for July's Waterbed -Stand-up from Doug Mellard, Courtney Peterson, Caitlin Feeney, and Joe Faina -A new video from Pat Dean & Voltaic Video -THE DARK ARTS & more! Doors & photobooth at 9:30 PM. Show at 10 PM. Waterbed is…

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The Late Mic

Sign up at 10pm.

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Fri July 28 2017

Movie Riot

A Live Cinematic Event Made Up on the Spot Comedy juggernauts Movie Riot create a brand new never-before-seen, action-packed movie live on stage. Come early for FREE margaritas, popcorn, and candy from our lobby. Cast: Mac Blake (Funny or Die's Oddball Festival, Funniest Person in Austin 2013) Lance Gilstrap (Midnight Society, Master Pancake Theater) Carlos LaRotta (Fuck This Week, Old Murder House) Kyle Sweeney (@HundoNugs, The P! Company) Vanessa Gonzalez (SF Sketchfest, Moontower Comedy) Sam Malcom (Bad Boys Improv, STAG Comedy)

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Finite Jest

Sign-up at 7p

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>Open Mic

7:30pm

Cenote

In the Treehouse

Always beaming with confidence and positivity, our headliner this Friday is Devon Walker! Devon has performed in some of the best showcases in LA and NYC, was a finalist in the 2017 Funniest Person in Austin competition, and he was on Comedy Central's 8 comics to look out showcase at Colossal Fest! He also co-hosts arguably the best recurring showcase in town BUZZKILL along with Allison O' Connor every Wednesday at the Buzzmill. Come see this rising star! Also performing: Matt Zeimak Preston Tompkins Danny Goodwin and Randy Ford hosted by Chris Castles FREE SHOW - EVERY FRIDAY FREE PARKING…

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The Big Bash

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 parts of the Hideout’s award winning shows and award winning improv comedians. The Big Bash is a guaranteed hilarious date night, company outing, bachelorette party, or more. “This is the type of show we’ve wanted to do for years. With The Big Bash, we’re stacking the deck for an awesome night out,” said Hideout Theatre Artistic Director Roy Janik. “We’ve gathered a cast of top-notch performers with years of experience and created a show that…

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>Improv

$15

8:00pm

Hideout Theater

Drew Lynch

In 2015, Drew Lynch captured the hearts of America with his Golden Buzzer performance on Season 10 of America’s Got Talent. “The person I was before would probably never hangout with who I am today” is the statement that resonated most in capturing audiences across the country, as they fell in love with Drew’s charming wit and genuine vulnerability every week of the competition. “Do something every day that scares you” is a motto Drew lives by. Drew becoming a comedian was almost as unintentional as capturing America’s hearts. Originally from Indianapolis, at the age of 19, Drew moved to…

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Loverboy

Loverboy uses real dating stories to inspire their fast-paced and exciting improv show. Each performance features a different guest monologist that will delight the audience with their most shocking, cringe-worthy and downright hilarious tales of dating gone wrong (or right!). Opening for Loverboy: SheSheSheShe (May 5 - June 2) and Sugar, Water, Purple (June 9 - 30). Loverboy is: Beth Alemayoh (Lady Parts) Chelsea Bunn (Doper than Dope, Theatresports) Laura de la Fuente (Stool Pigeon, SheSheSheShe) Kim Lowery (BettyFest 2016 (Producer), Elvis’s Rockin’ Nativity (Elvis)) Maria Pond (Fuck This Week, Someone Has To) Taylor Stewart (Toxic Chakra, Wink Planet) Stephanie…

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The Franchise

The best of the cream of the crop. A showcase of the heavyweights. The most monolithic mash-up of homegrown groups that make Austin the comedy city that it is! Franchise groups are straight up studs, having logged endless hours of performing. Curious to see what the very best of our improv scene is like? This is the show where you see that. $5 at the door!

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Doug Mellard

Come watch Doug, and you'll be treated to an unprecedented brand of rapid-fire, topic-jumping humor. In May 2006, Mellard was voted Funniest Person in Austin at the Capitol City Comedy Club; he also made it to the semi-finals of NBC’S Last Comic Standing Season 4 and later appeared again on Last Comic Standing Season 6 and Comedy Central’s “Live at Gotham” as well as the South Beach Comedy Festival.Doug, never one to rest between punch lines, has been steadfastly writing and laughing his way up the creative chain-of-command when he’s not busy eating burritos or watching “The Dark Knight.” Expect Doug Mellard to continue delivering rapid-fire laughs as he…

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Pizza Mic

Sign up at 8:30.

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Live at Coldtowne

It is a well-known fact that Austin is one of the best cities to see stand-up comedy. Over the last seven years, the Texas comedy scene has blown up. And ColdTowne Theater has been right in the center of that explosion every Friday night with Live at ColdTowne. You may recognize many of the comics who perform at Live at ColdTowne from Comedy Central, HBO, The Late Show with David Letterman, Late Night with Conan O’Brien, and more! After seven years, Live at Coldtowne is one of the oldest regular stand up showcases in town! This show sells out, so…

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PGraph Presents…

Parallelogramophonograph (Kareem Badr, Kaci Beeler, Roy Janik, and Valerie Ward) has been performing together for over 11 years and 650 shows (and counting!). They specialize in improvising full-length plays, showcasing a range from delightful and frenzied to dark and sinister. PGraph have toured internationally and performed at the most prestigious improv festivals in the world as well as the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in Scotland. Their love for theatre and a hive-mind-like ensemble combine to produce some of the most unique live theatre you’ll ever see. PGraph has received “Best Improv Troupe” in the Austin Chronicle’s 2016 “Best of Austin” Awards, a 2009 B.…

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Drew Lynch

In 2015, Drew Lynch captured the hearts of America with his Golden Buzzer performance on Season 10 of America’s Got Talent. “The person I was before would probably never hangout with who I am today” is the statement that resonated most in capturing audiences across the country, as they fell in love with Drew’s charming wit and genuine vulnerability every week of the competition. “Do something every day that scares you” is a motto Drew lives by. Drew becoming a comedian was almost as unintentional as capturing America’s hearts. Originally from Indianapolis, at the age of 19, Drew moved to…

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Friday Night Pop-Ups

A different themed show every Friday night.

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>Standup

$5

11:00pm

Velveeta Room

Sat July 29 2017

What’s the Story, Steve?

Each week we create original, fully improvised journeys through a story of the audience’s making. Starring our own improvising poodle, Steve Scott. Engaging, interactive and fun. Volunteer to be a part of the show or enjoy from your seat, either way you can get a high-five from Steve. Tickets are available at the door. $5.00

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Sure Thing

SURE THING is Duncan Carson & Brendan K. O'Grady. We make funny records with funny people & host a free live show Saturdays at 8pm at Austin Java Parkway.

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Maestro RAW

Every weekend since 1999 the Hideout has presented twelve of Austin’s virtuoso improv comedians in a night of games and scenes based on audience suggestions… a battle known as Maestro. But now we are presenting you with a very special chance to view the new talent… the rising stars of the Hideout battling it out in our signature show. Only one improviser will survive to the end and be crowned Maestro. Come cheer on your favorites and soon-to-be favorites.

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>Improv

$7

8:00pm

Hideout Theater

The Kindness of Strangers

Mid-20th century America: the second World War is over, and people of every class are rebuilding their lives. The world is changing: old money is evaporating, and prosperity is knocking for others. No matter if they’re on their way up or down, everyone has a secret, everyone is covetous of what they do not have, and everyone is capable of tenderness and violence in equal measure. The heat is on, and it’s only getting hotter. The Kindness of Strangers is a journey through the lurid, steamy world of the American South in the style of one of America’s greatest playwrights: Tennessee Williams. Troubled men, spellbinding women, and a touch of magic come together to…

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Drew Lynch

In 2015, Drew Lynch captured the hearts of America with his Golden Buzzer performance on Season 10 of America’s Got Talent. “The person I was before would probably never hangout with who I am today” is the statement that resonated most in capturing audiences across the country, as they fell in love with Drew’s charming wit and genuine vulnerability every week of the competition. “Do something every day that scares you” is a motto Drew lives by. Drew becoming a comedian was almost as unintentional as capturing America’s hearts. Originally from Indianapolis, at the age of 19, Drew moved to…

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Tim & Eric 10th Anniversary Tour

In honor of the momentous 10 year anniversary of Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!, Tim and Eric are hitting the road this summer for a special 10 Year Anniversary Awesome Tour! In the words of Tim and Eric, “It’s been 10 years. We are heading out to see our chips across the USA and celebrate this incredible decade of Tim and Eric with a number of new spoofs and goofs, riffs and bits, songs and dances and hope to create memories to last a lifetime”..

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Doug Mellard

Come watch Doug, and you'll be treated to an unprecedented brand of rapid-fire, topic-jumping humor. In May 2006, Mellard was voted Funniest Person in Austin at the Capitol City Comedy Club; he also made it to the semi-finals of NBC’S Last Comic Standing Season 4 and later appeared again on Last Comic Standing Season 6 and Comedy Central’s “Live at Gotham” as well as the South Beach Comedy Festival.Doug, never one to rest between punch lines, has been steadfastly writing and laughing his way up the creative chain-of-command when he’s not busy eating burritos or watching “The Dark Knight.” Expect Doug Mellard to continue delivering rapid-fire laughs as he…

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Love Goat Open Mic

Sign up atΠ8:30 pm.

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Midnight Society

"Midnight Society is a long-running improv powerhouse. Since forming in 2007, they've come to represent some of the best in Austin comedy. Made up of improvisers with backgrounds in filmmaking, sketch, stand-up, theater, and other various arts, MS continues to deliver entertainment that knocks socks and drops jaws.” Cast: Jericho Thorp (Cookin' Good, Magician vs. Clown) Joel Keith (Funniest Person in Austin Finalist, Air Sex World Champion) Lance Gilstrap (Movie Riot, Master Pancake Theater) Molly Moore (Toxic Chakra, Stool Pigeon) Sanjay Rao (Fruitopia, Empty Promises)

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Maestro

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 it to the end of the show and be crowned MAESTRO for the week and awarded the coveted Canadian five-dollar bill. If you’ve never seen improv comedy at the Hideout, this is the show to catch.  Maestro sells out most weeks, so get your tickets online! Also, most Maestro shows are now wheelchair accessible as they are performed in the ground floor theater. To guarantee a space ahead of time…

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>Improv

$15

10:00pm

Hideout Theater

Peep Fest

Every month for "Peep Show' we get four of Austin's funniest comics on stage to make childish commentary on pornography. This month were going hard AF with "Peep Fest". There will be comedy, music, and cabaret performances. We'll also have a ton of awesome gifts and prizes to win, provided by our amazing sponsor, Forbidden Fruit. Spider House Ballroom is equipped with a full bar and drink specials. You don't wanna miss this line up! Doors @ 9:30 | $5 | +21 Comedy by Devon Walker, Carina Magyar, Avery Moore, Nick Meriwether Cabaret performances by The Jigglewatts Music by Vanilla…

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Saturday Night Fever

Come to The Gatsby for Saturday Night Fever at 10 pm. FREE PIZZA (while it lasts) from That's Real Comedy Pizza owner Jimmy Tibbs. We'll be playing good, old school music before and after the show. NO COVER, but we do ask that you make a donation to help advertising costs if you like the show.

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>Showcase

10:00pm

The Gatsby

The Megaphone Show

It’s our longest-running show & it’s every Saturday night @ TNM! At each Megaphone Show, we invite a special guest/local celebrity/fun-person-about-town up on stage to share a few of their favorite true stories. A cast of TNM’s finest improvisers use details & themes from those stories to inspire fast, smart improv comedy. Previous Megaphone monologists include: professional wrestler Colt Cabana, Clueless director Amy Heckerling, Kids in the Hall‘s Kevin McDonald, The Simpsons‘ Harry Shearer, porn stars Kleio Valentien & Miss Genocide, & hundreds more. Come see why this is our most popular show! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ogUUUXAXDAU&feature=youtu.be

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Drew Lynch

In 2015, Drew Lynch captured the hearts of America with his Golden Buzzer performance on Season 10 of America’s Got Talent. “The person I was before would probably never hangout with who I am today” is the statement that resonated most in capturing audiences across the country, as they fell in love with Drew’s charming wit and genuine vulnerability every week of the competition. “Do something every day that scares you” is a motto Drew lives by. Drew becoming a comedian was almost as unintentional as capturing America’s hearts. Originally from Indianapolis, at the age of 19, Drew moved to…

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Doug Mellard

Come watch Doug, and you'll be treated to an unprecedented brand of rapid-fire, topic-jumping humor. In May 2006, Mellard was voted Funniest Person in Austin at the Capitol City Comedy Club; he also made it to the semi-finals of NBC’S Last Comic Standing Season 4 and later appeared again on Last Comic Standing Season 6 and Comedy Central’s “Live at Gotham” as well as the South Beach Comedy Festival.Doug, never one to rest between punch lines, has been steadfastly writing and laughing his way up the creative chain-of-command when he’s not busy eating burritos or watching “The Dark Knight.” Expect Doug Mellard to continue delivering rapid-fire laughs as he…

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