This Week’s Shows

Sun June 24 2018

Fresh Faces: Improv Class Recital

This Sunday three improv classes at Fallout Theater presents its newest student talent in a class recital! Two Level One classes and the Level Three class will show off what they've learned and how much fun they have had for the past weeks as their classes! The array of talent will display the new generation of students who have been taught at the Fallout Theater's conservatory. Get tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/improv-comedy-recital-show-triple-feature-tickets-47195952364 Join us Sunday at 7:30pm at 616 Lavaca Street and check out www.falloutcomedy.com for more shows & classes.

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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 GroceMic

Sign up at 10.

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Mon June 25 2018

Fuck This Week

"Fuck This Week, right? It sucks and it's only Monday. Don't give into it yet! Come to The New Movement and see Fuck This Week, a comedic exploration of your shit ass week. FTW will open the floor to an audience member to complain about how awful their week is going to be whether it's work, breaking up with a stupid significant other, or awful relatives in town. Then, our all-star cast will improvise a show based on it. Therapy through comedy. Our show is no longer byob, cus we now have a FULL BAR on Monday Nights!

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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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Lustre House Comedy Open Mic

Every Monday, come tell jokes at Lustre Pearl East! Sign up at 8 p.m., show at 8:30 p.m!

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Basement Brawl

Basement Brawl is the premier weekly comedy clash on Monday nights at Fallout Theater in downtown Austin. Improv comedy troupes go head-to-head in an all-out comedy brawl-out, and the audience votes for the winner!

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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 June 26 2018

Playpen

Playpen: New Born Comedy Every Tuesday! Playpen is a comedy open mic hosted by Elizabeth Spears. Every Tuesday at 8 p.m., a selection of comics will each have three minutes to try out their new material. Comics are required to perform brand new jokes that have never seen the light of the stage! Some jokes will shine, some will retreat back into the darkness. Either way, every week will bring a fun and unique show. To attend Playpen, just show up and Pay-What-You-Want for admission! To perform on Playpen, email us at least 24 hours in advance at playpentnm@gmail.com. We…

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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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Spit Bucket

Spit Bucket is a new, no nonsense, pound for pound, comedy show at the Uppercut Comedy Club at The Gatsby featuring Austin's most reckless comics.

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Wed June 27 2018

The Oasis Brewery Comedy Show

Justjoshingcomedy and Oasis Brewing is putting together a weekly FREE stand-up comedy show at The Oasis Brewery featuring the best comics in Austin and surrounding areas. We have a hilarious line up that will make you laugh your socks off! Come to Oasis Brewery where they have a great beer selection, great food, friendly staff and one of the best places in Austin to catch the best comedians in town. Come on in, grab a drink and enjoy the show. Valet Parking is available. Once again, this is a FREE show. Come on out and enjoy laughs, food and beer.…

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Tapas & Tiaras

Every Wednesday at Austin Daily Press on Cesar Chavez, hosted by Adam Serwa and Holli Cuomo! Email tapasandtiarasmic@gmail.com by midnight on Tuesday to sign up!

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Kafulu

It's the End of the World Comedy Show! Each month we take a few of Austin's best comics and give them 10 minutes to shake ya up with laughs. This month: Josh Castro Chad Fisher Matt Alvarez Austen Silver Lea'h Sampson And Lando Shepard Hosted by Adam Shwaitmang and Dr. Stephen Farmer

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Poets welcome

The Night Owl

This is an open mic for stand up comedians--but if you got a poem or some real estate plan you wanna read-- I'm down with that!! Hosted by Adam Weightman Sign Up at 8:30 Go Up at 9:00

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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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Party Weekend

Sign up at 10.

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Thu June 28 2018

Waterbed Comedy Party with Mac Blake

The most fun late night comedy show in Austin returns! Comedians Mac Blake and special guest co-host Courtney Hopkin bring you another amazing line-up of stand-up, sketch comedy, the DARK ARTS, funny vids, and more. The theme of this month’s show is BUSTED! So expect some comedy about being straight-up found out. Plus a FREE pre-show photobooth from An Indoor Lady photography The line-up for June’s Waterbed: -Stand-up from Enzo Priesnitz and Rachel Hall -Sketch from Christina Parrish -Appearances by Aaron Brooks, John Buseman, and more -A new video from STAG Comedy -And more! Spiderhouse Ballroom. Doors & photobooth at…

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Fierce Mild

Sign up at 7:30, show at 8!

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Gutbusters

Every Thursday at 8, Hops and Grain pours the beers while Austin's finest bring you FREE comedy, featuring local favorites and amazing guests!

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Speed Mic

Sign up onlineΠby Tuesday.

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Doomtown

Doomtown is a sketch comedy show focusing on the citizens of a town where terrible things happen. What happens when hippies invade your town? Is legalizing drugs a great idea? Do actual police officers make good strippers? Find out this and more at Fallout Theater on Thursday the 21st and 28th of June. It's $5 and BYOB! Written by: Adam Chalmers John Daugherty Sam Noorani With the cast of: Ashley Beasley Lindsey Crocker John Daugherty Devin Dorsey Kelty Dorsey Paul Harrison Ralph Hutchens Sam Noorani Garrett Putman JJ Summers Julian Wheatley Directed by Adam Chalmers Lighting and A/V by Malina…

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Low Blow Open Mic

Thursday nights at The Gatsby there's a new mic in town. Signup 9:30 Starts at 10 List capped at 15 comics, everyone gets 15 minutes If you didn't make the list at The Velv this week, or if you go up early, then head over to The Gatsby, just two blocks away. Hosted by Mike Swenson

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>Open Mic

10:00pm

The Gatsby

Fri June 29 2018

Finite Jest

Sign-up at 7p

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>Open Mic

7:30pm

Cenote

In the Treehouse

hosted by Chris Castles Austin Java on Barton Springs 7:30pm FREE SHOW - FREE PARKING EVERY FRIDAY - FULL BAR AND MENU

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Horse Milk Sketch Comedy

Horse Milk Sketch Comedy is Malia Moss, Katherine Hutchins, Marcone Cangussu, Robert Segovia, and Quentin Norris. They scoured the earth, searching for the greatest comedy sketches ever written and realized it was within them all along. Horse Milk Presents Horse Milk! Also Featuring Timothy Bethel $7 Online / $10 at the Door Show Art by Maridad Fine Art

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Sure Thing: Carina Magyar Album Recording

Carina Magyar has been performing stand-up comedy in Austin since 2010. She was the runner-up in the 2017 Funniest Person in Austin contest. Recently, she's performed at the Moontower Comedy Festival, headlined the Velveeta Room three different weekends, and been featured in the Amazon Prime documentary "Funniest." She's the showrunner for the longest-running standup showcase in Austin, Live at Coldtowne, every Friday night at 10pm. She has opened or featured for Jen Kirkman, Joe DeRosa, Kate Willett, Chris Cubas, Johnny Hardwick, and many more. She's also the mother of two small children, two smaller guinea pigs, and one very small…

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Mo Alexander

Mo takes a lifetime of experience and insight and transforms them into ingenious, hard-hitting laugh riots. Not for the faint of heart, or mind, Alexander pushes boundaries, buttons and envelopes with over 20 years of solid stand-up experience behind him. You can find three of Mo’s comedy albums on Amazon or iTunes: Evolution, Nappy Headed Hoes and Other FCC Infractions, and his most recent (featured on the iTunes "New and Notable" for 5 months) Just In Case The Mayans Are Right….

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Live at Coldtowne

Austin is home to some of the most talented and original stand-up comedians in the country. A staple of the Austin comedy scene, Live at ColdTowne is one of the longest running shows in the city. Originally started by Ramin Nazer, the show is now booked and hosted by Carina Magyar. Many of the performers featured at Live At ColdTowne have been on Comedy Central, Letterman, and Conan. The show’s format changes every week but usually ranges from 6-8 comics doing short sets, sometimes accompanied by a headliner. As always, the show is BYOB and starts promptly at 10PM. For…

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Arguments & Grievances

Arguments & Grievances is a live comedy series and podcast featuring comedians debating outlandish topics with audiences choosing the victor. An outrageous enterprise exploring the heated issues of the day, including: "Hugs vs. Drugs", "Dr. Dre vs. Dr. Seuss", and "Batman vs. Spiderman." Half comedy show, half rhetorical fight to the death, Arguments & Grievances is an impressive showing of live comedy, absurdity, and engaging fun. "It's smart, high-stakes tomfoolery disguised in a brilliant, faux-brainy conceit…This show is a riot.” - Jason Heidemann, Chicago Tribune

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Mondo-Panorama!

Enjoy some of Austin’s funniest as they perform improv based on a live talk show! Trends With Friends: Sam Noorani Guests: Tauri Laws-Philips, Meghan Ross, Symply Courtney Guest troupe: Mediterranean Avenue Technical director: Malina Panovich

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Sat June 30 2018

Chortle Portal

WHADDUP CHORTIE P!!! We're back for another season of hotboxin the basement with laughter! Same time, same place (7pm in the Taos Co-op basement), featuring the comedy stylings of: Some great comics! As always hosted by "the modern day voices of Ren and Stimpy" Andrew Clarkston and Danny Goodwin!

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Sure Thing: Carina Magyar Album Recording

Carina Magyar has been performing stand-up comedy in Austin since 2010. She was the runner-up in the 2017 Funniest Person in Austin contest. Recently, she's performed at the Moontower Comedy Festival, headlined the Velveeta Room three different weekends, and been featured in the Amazon Prime documentary "Funniest." She's the showrunner for the longest-running standup showcase in Austin, Live at Coldtowne, every Friday night at 10pm. She has opened or featured for Jen Kirkman, Joe DeRosa, Kate Willett, Chris Cubas, Johnny Hardwick, and many more. She's also the mother of two small children, two smaller guinea pigs, and one very small…

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Love Goat Open Mic

Sign up atΠ8:30 pm.

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Mo Alexander

Mo takes a lifetime of experience and insight and transforms them into ingenious, hard-hitting laugh riots. Not for the faint of heart, or mind, Alexander pushes boundaries, buttons and envelopes with over 20 years of solid stand-up experience behind him. You can find three of Mo’s comedy albums on Amazon or iTunes: Evolution, Nappy Headed Hoes and Other FCC Infractions, and his most recent (featured on the iTunes "New and Notable" for 5 months) Just In Case The Mayans Are Right….

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I’m Doing This Wrong

"I'm Doing This Wrong" is a free, monthly stand up comedy show at Hi Hat Public hosted by Phil Parker. The show features some of the best comics working in and around Austin, Texas. This month features: George Anthony Joey Zimmerman James Carrigan and Jesse Hensley Come on by before the show to enjoy one of the many local beers and burger options! Upvote the show on Do512! http://do512.com/events/2018/6/30/i-m-doing-this-wrong

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Jazz Cigarette

One of Austin's landmark comedy shows returns for one-night only. The show that started Monday nights at Spiderhouse comes to the Fallout Theater. JC's tagline was "The Best Stand-Up from Austin and Beyond" and this show is bringing you just that! Featuring: Mike MacRae (The Late Show) Christina Parrish (Chip Show) Enzo Priesnitz (Winner - Funniest Person in Austin contest) Justin Hicks (San Francisco Sketchfest) Nick Saverino (The Goozer Podcast) Hosted by the first people in Austin to rip off the Meltdown, Joe Hafkey & Mac Blake 10pm, Saturday June 30, Fallout Theater $10 online/$12 at the door

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8 Count—Real Talk Stand Up Comedy

Uppercut Comedy Club at The Gatsby Presents 8 Count—Real Talk Stand Up Comedy. FREE PIZZA from That's Real Comedy Pizza Owner Jimmy Tibbs! NO COVER! This is a show with virtually no censorship. So wear your grown up pants! Gonna be a good ass show! Bring all yo friends!

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>Showcase

10:30pm

The Gatsby

Mo Alexander

Mo takes a lifetime of experience and insight and transforms them into ingenious, hard-hitting laugh riots. Not for the faint of heart, or mind, Alexander pushes boundaries, buttons and envelopes with over 20 years of solid stand-up experience behind him. You can find three of Mo’s comedy albums on Amazon or iTunes: Evolution, Nappy Headed Hoes and Other FCC Infractions, and his most recent (featured on the iTunes "New and Notable" for 5 months) Just In Case The Mayans Are Right….

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