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Stateside at the Paramount
Risk! @ Stateside at the Paramount
RISK! is a live show and podcast where people tell true stories they never thought they’d dare to share. Founded in 2009 by Kevin Allison of MTV’s legendary sketch comedy show, The State, RISK! has been downloaded tens of millions
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Cap City Comedy Club
Clayton English @ Cap City Comedy Club
Originally from Atlanta, Clayton English is a stand-up comedian, actor and writer. Most recently known as the winner of NBC’s LAST COMIC STANDING in 2015, Clayton is currently headlining clubs, colleges, and festivals non-stop throughout the country. Clayton has also
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The New Movement
Opposites and Friends @ The New Movement | Austin | Texas | United States
Mark Carpenter and Patrick Knisely are two very different people with two very different styles of comedy. When they come together, they are Opposites, Austin’s premiere long-form improv comedy duo. Influenced by iO Chicago’s famous TJ & Dave, Patrick and
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Stompin' Grounds
Tight Ship @ Stompin' Grounds
This episode of Tight Ship is special, because while the comics tell their jokes, your host will be sitting behind them, ever so gently assembling a tiny boat inside a bottle (I mean, he won’t, but he might if things
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The Buzz Mill
Buzz Kill @ The Buzz Mill | Austin | Texas | United States
Buzzkill is back for another week of hot STANDUP COMEDY from some of the best in town! Chris Cubas Jasmine Ellis Justin Hicks Elizabeth Spears Yusef H Roach Carlton Wilcoxson Originally started by Katie Pengra, Buzzkill is now hosted by
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The New Movement
Good Fight @ The New Movement | Austin | Texas | United States
Stand-up and sketch and improv, together, forever. Hosted by David Howe and Aaron Walther.
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Coldtowne Theater
Coldtowne Throwdowne @ Coldtowne Theater
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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Cap City Comedy Club
Clayton English @ Cap City Comedy Club
Originally from Atlanta, Clayton English is a stand-up comedian, actor and writer. Most recently known as the winner of NBC’s LAST COMIC STANDING in 2015, Clayton is currently headlining clubs, colleges, and festivals non-stop throughout the country. Clayton has also
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Esther's Follies
Esther's Follies @ Esther's Follies | Austin | Texas | United States
Esther’s Follies follows the funny in Washington, nationwide, around the world and locally in Austin Texas – with political and social satire sketches, musical numbers, and magical illusions! If laughter is the best medicine, Esther’s Follies can cure what ails
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Hops and Grain Brewery
Gutbusters @ Hops and Grain Brewery | Austin | Texas | United States
FREE comedy to go with your favorite beer! Every single Thursday! This week’s lineup is just too delightful. Arielle Norman Francisco Garcia Christina Parrish Leni Mex Greg Lockwood Hosted by Austin’s #1 waffle iron owner, Nathan Ehrmann.
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The 512
ROWDY Comedy Show @ The 512 | Austin | Texas | United States
Things are gonna be krazy (with our friends from Killeen)! Get your #thirstythursday started with a laugh. Free standup show with… – Adam Wolf – Loren Haines – Jay Ortiz – Christopher Parrett
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Hideout Theater
The Threefer @ Hideout Theater | Austin | Texas | United States
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
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Coldtowne Theater
The Frank Mills @ Coldtowne Theater | Austin | Texas | United States
The Frank Mills are all graduates of iO Chicago and have performed and taught at Second City, Boom! Chicago (Amsterdam), the Annoyance Theater and more! In 2005, they founded the educational arm of the ColdTowne Conservatory alongside ColdTowne and continue
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The New Movement
The Franchise @ The New Movement | Austin | Texas | United States
TNM is excited to host two amazing improv troupes featuring members from all over the Austin comedy community! Every week The Franchise brings Austin’s best long form improv for a just $5. It’s like a value menu that only serve
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Hideout Theater
The Free Fringe @ Hideout Theater | Austin | Texas | United States
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
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Coldtowne Theater
Movie Riot @ Coldtowne Theater | Austin | Texas | United States
Prepare for MOVIE RIOT— a live comedy movie event. Friday nights at 7pm, comedy juggernauts Movie Riot take the ColdTowne Theater stage to create a brand new never-before-seen movie live on stage. From a given song title or lyric, the
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Cap City Comedy Club
Clayton English @ Cap City Comedy Club
Originally from Atlanta, Clayton English is a stand-up comedian, actor and writer. Most recently known as the winner of NBC’s LAST COMIC STANDING in 2015, Clayton is currently headlining clubs, colleges, and festivals non-stop throughout the country. Clayton has also
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Brave New Books
Conscious Comedy @ Brave New Books
Introducing Conscious Comedy at Brave New Books! Are you tired of comics doing nothing but juvenile dick and fart jokes? Then come to Conscious Comedy at Brave New Books. We feature comics talking about fighting the system, maaaan! We lampoon
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Esther's Follies
Esther's Follies @ Esther's Follies | Austin | Texas | United States
Esther’s Follies follows the funny in Washington, nationwide, around the world and locally in Austin Texas – with political and social satire sketches, musical numbers, and magical illusions! If laughter is the best medicine, Esther’s Follies can cure what ails
Iliza Schlesinger:  The Confirmed Kills Tour @ The Paramount Theatre | Austin | Texas | United States
Dallas native Iliza Schlesinger is the only female and youngest comedian to hold the title of NBC’s Last Comic Standing. Her debut one-hour comedy special, War Paint, reached #1 on the iTunes charts, and her 2015 follow-up, Freezing Hot, sealed
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Austin Java Barton Springs
In the Treehouse @ Austin Java Barton Springs | Austin | Texas | United States
I decided to step things up at Treehouse, and instead of having an ordinary human comedian headline the show, I instead booked a fire breathing dragon known as Tai Nguyen!!! Aside from being half of the widely popular comedy rap
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Hideout Theater
The Big Bash @ Hideout Theater | Austin | Texas | United States
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
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Coldtowne Theater
Bad Boys @ Coldtowne Theater | Austin | Texas | United States
Bad Boys have garnered acclaim as one of the best improv comedy ensembles working in Austin, playing to sold out houses across the city and inspiring audience reviews such as “everyone in the ‘Bad Boys’ troupe wears glasses. They were
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The Velv
Keith Lowell Jensen @ The Velv
Keith Lowell Jensen has become known for his subtle, smart approach, and his meandering story telling. He has appeared on The History Channel, Spike TV, and The Starz Network. His latest special Atheist Christmas appeared on Hulu. He regularly features
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Kick Butt Coffee
Knock Out Laughs @ Kick Butt Coffee
Hosted by Pat Dean–  featured on Moontower Comedy Festival, FPIA Semi-Finalist, & VICE. Joe Tullar– has been a finalist in the Funniest Person in Austin contest and can be  seen regularly headlining shows in and around Austin. The short of it; Tullar
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Esther's Follies
Esther's Follies @ Esther's Follies | Austin | Texas | United States
Esther’s Follies follows the funny in Washington, nationwide, around the world and locally in Austin Texas – with political and social satire sketches, musical numbers, and magical illusions! If laughter is the best medicine, Esther’s Follies can cure what ails
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Coldtowne Theater
Live@Coldtowne @ Coldtowne Theater | Austin | Texas | United States
Live@Coldtowne is one of the longest running stand-up comedy shows in the city. Originally started by Ramin Nazer, the show is now booked and hosted by Sam Harter and Tai Nguyen (Ying Yang Broz). In addition to the best comics in Austin,
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Hideout Theater
PGraph Presents... @ Hideout Theater | Austin | Texas | United States
Parallelogramophonograph (Kareem Badr, Kaci Beeler, Roy Janik, and Valerie Ward) has been performing together for over 9 years and 550 shows (and counting!). They specialize in improvising full-length plays, showcasing a range from delightful and frenzied to dark and sinister.
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Cap City Comedy Club
Clayton English @ Cap City Comedy Club | Austin | Texas | United States
Originally from Atlanta, Clayton English is a stand-up comedian, actor and writer. Most recently known as the winner of NBC’s LAST COMIC STANDING in 2015, Clayton is currently headlining clubs, colleges, and festivals non-stop throughout the country. Clayton has also
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The New Movement
What a Joke @ The New Movement
Comedians from all over the world are joining together to acknowledge an historic inauguration with a national comedy event called What a Joke. Austin is one of 29 cities across the world supporting this event, with a fantastic and diverse