Daily Arts
The Improvised Play Festival Isn’t on Fire Downtown
On fire or not, we’ve already got a listing for the thing, of course. Because this is The Austin Chronicle and we’ve already got a listing for almost all the things, don’t we? (Weary but joyful answer: Yes.)But we just had to ask the Hideout’s Roy Janik a question.

2:45PM Wed. Feb. 22, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

OUTsider Review: Queer Animation
Queer Animation, a short film collection curated by Judith Foster, left the audience amazed and inspired at Sunday's screening on the last day of the 2017 OUTsider Festival.

9:42AM Wed. Feb. 22, Courtney Naquin Read More | Comment »

OUTsider Review: Promised Land
Rudy Ramirez describes his work by saying, “If you like game shows, eating chips and salsa, or professional sports-style play-by-plays of gay sex, this is the show for you!”

2:00PM Tue. Feb. 21, Rachel Van Middlesworth Read More | Comment »

SXSW Comedy: Your 2017 Lineup
Laugh lovers who have been holding their breaths waiting to hear who'll be at SXSW Comedy this year can exhale. The 2017 lineup is out and includes Wyatt Cenac, Wanda Sykes, Bob Odenkirk, Chris Hardwick, Janeane Garofalo, and Dan Harmon, among others.

11:15AM Tue. Feb. 21, Robert Faires Read More | Comment »

OUTsider Review: Type/Caste
“Did you not know that God is a Nigerian drag queen?” Rotimi Agbabiaka said as he emerged from the curtains during his awe-inspiring single-actor play, Type/Caste. His bold solo performance moved a full-house audience to a well-deserved standing ovation Thursday night at the Vortex as part of the 2017 OUTsider Festival.

12:15PM Fri. Feb. 17, Courtney Naquin Read More | Comment »

OUTsider Review: Type/Caste
 
Sandy Carson Was There
Nov. 5, 1987: Sandy Carson attends his first proper gig, Anthrax and Testament, at the Edinburgh Playhouse. Oct. 29, 2011: Same acts, but Austin – Emo’s. Carson’s there again, yet our mad metal mosher has now crossed the barricade as a professional photographer. Instead of being in the pit, he’s chronicling it.

11:30AM Fri. Feb. 17, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

NEWSLETTERS
AC Daily, Events and Promotions, Luvdoc Answers

Breaking news, recommended events, and more

Official Chronicle events, promotions, and giveaways

Updates for SXSW 2017

All questions answered (satisfaction not guaranteed)
The Empire Strikes Back
National transgender activist Sandy Stone, one of Austin's most underrated and influential artists, will be accepting the OUTsider Legacy Award of 2017 in commemoration of the 30th anniversary of her academic paper The Empire Strikes Back: The Posttransexual Manifesto.

8:30AM Wed. Feb. 15, Courtney Naquin Read More | Comment »

OUTsider Fest's Wild Roots
The woods can be terrifying – full of mysterious creatures, eerie sounds, and cell service dead zones. But as Curran Nault, founder and artistic director of Austin’s OUTsider Festival, points out, the woods can also be “a stripped-down space for renewal,” an escape from the incessant chatter of social media and the news cycle.

7:00AM Tue. Feb. 14, Rachel Van Middlesworth Read More | Comment »

Sister of Shattering Glass
Listen: Two girls are trapped in a great secret maze that links all the mirrors of the world. Deep in this surreal place, a being born from reflections and fractures threatens to devour the maze from within – including those two sisters and every bird on Earth.

4:15PM Wed. Feb. 8, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10     NEXT    173 »
@AusChronArts
Scroll_Tweets
THE MOST
I Pee With LGBT Richard Linklater debuts ad denouncing the Texas bathroom bill
The Hightower Report: Paul Ryan Should Sit Down and Be Very Quiet Entitlements? Social Security isn't a welfare program
How to Cook Meat and Influence People Jess Pryles and the making of an Austin food celebrity
A Guide to Austin Ramen Local chefs look to give the dish the respect it deserves