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Wayne Alan Brenner

Arts Listings Editor


Wayne Alan Brenner has been covering arts and culture for The Austin Chronicle for more than 15 years, bringing you the brilliant, the odd, and the underexposed.

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Do Women Rule The Austin Comedy Scene?

Kat Ramzinski suggests that, yeah, they sure as hell do

Arts Daily, Feb. 21, 2013 11:16 AM

The International Modern Quilt Guild: The First QuiltCon in Austin

And these aren't, as the saying goes, your grandmother's quilts

Arts Daily, Feb. 20, 2013 3:09 PM

Michael Sieben Illustrates a New Edition of 'The Wizard of Oz'

Austin's inkstained Okay Mountain man drops da Baum on us

Books Daily, Feb. 19, 2013 10:57 AM

Chinese New Year in Austin: A Sort of Parallax View

Leng Wong and Cindy Soo tell it like it is

Chronolog Daily, Feb. 18, 2013 4:10 PM

Joshua Jay Tells You How They Died Their Tragic Deaths

Magicians, their assistants, audience members: Killed onstage

Arts Daily, Feb. 18, 2013 2:24 PM

The Q&A Hole: Superhero Movie Redux

I knew that ol' Lazarus pit would come in handy one of these days …

Books Daily, Feb. 18, 2013 11:50 AM

Austin's Kerri Lendo Has Almost No Shame At All

The popular comedian runs one hella weird open mic

Arts Daily, Feb. 14, 2013 4:41 PM

Austin's Third Coast Coffee Roasters Provide a Very Human Bean

Taste buds, pleased; central nervous systems, awake; all systems go

Food Daily, Feb. 14, 2013 2:14 PM

The Q&A Hole: What Extinct Animal Would You Bring Back To Life?

With Matt Oztalay, Peter-John Byrnes, Wiley Wiggins, and more

Books Daily, Feb. 11, 2013 11:31 AM

Tim Doyle's 'Unreal Estate II' debuts at San Francisco's Spoke Art Gallery

Where Serenity lands, the TARDIS occurs, and there's a certain Abbey …

Arts Daily, Feb. 8, 2013 1:59 PM

Austin's WriteByNight Is a Writer's Port in the Media Storm

Goldberg & Duhr: Easing the agony of blocks and deadlines

Books Daily, Feb. 6, 2013 10:33 AM

How Literature Saved David Shields' Life

The author of 'Reality Hunger' dodges those ol' bullets of anomie

Books Daily, Feb. 4, 2013 2:41 PM

The Q&A Hole: Why Do We Need Any More Superhero Movies?

With Kelly-Sue DeConnick, Alex Robinson, Paul Pope, and more

Arts Daily, Feb. 4, 2013 11:55 AM

An Asian Mom and a Jewish Mom Walk Into a Bar …

Actually, they walk into Austin's Lucky Chaos Theatre this Friday

Arts Daily, Jan. 31, 2013 10:14 AM

The Greatness

Which of Austin's arty geeks will take the title in this new live game show?

Arts Feature, Jan. 31, 2013

Going Postal

This tale of a wayward letter is best when the talk stops and the players just dance

Arts Review, Jan. 31, 2013

The Q&A Hole: What's Your Favorite Sandwich to Make For Yourself?

With Hank Cathey, Amanda Cohen, Grady Hendrix, David Lasky, and more

Food Daily, Jan. 28, 2013 11:55 AM

Classic Comedy Sketches Come Back to Life at the Alamo Ritz

Local troupes re-enact faves from SNL, Monty Python, Mr. Show, and more

Arts Daily, Jan. 22, 2013 2:16 PM

The Q&A Hole: Why Would Anyone Buy a CD These Days?

With Guy Forsyth, Wren Anderson, Chad Nichols, Luna Tart, and more

Music Daily, Jan. 21, 2013 11:58 AM

Some Local Bartenders Wanna Have a Word With You

Because the comedians at ColdTowne are putting them onstage

Arts Daily, Jan. 18, 2013 12:21 PM

Divya Srinivasan Is Living
the Dream of Art

The multimedia creator's work wakes a world's imagination

Screens Feature, Jan. 17, 2013

Theoretical Physicist Brian Greene Has a Few New Dimensions He'd Like You to Meet

The universe-explainer brings his 'Hidden Reality' show to Austin

Arts Daily, Jan. 16, 2013 4:59 PM

The Pie and Ear Show: Old-School Austin Improv, Activate!

Bryce yourself for some McGehee-hee-hee on the cutting Egertons

Arts Daily, Jan. 16, 2013 1:12 PM

The Q&A Hole: What's Your Favorite Book Of All Time? (Part 2)

With Tim Doyle, Amparo Garcia-Crow, Kareem Badr, and more

Books Daily, Jan. 14, 2013 11:50 AM

The Bullet Hole in the Butterfly Bar

This East Austin joint's a good story you could be part of

Arts Daily, Jan. 11, 2013 11:00 AM

The Q&A Hole: What's Your Favorite Book Of All Time?

With Michael Schaub, Kathryn Rogers, Matt Bucher, and more

Books Daily, Jan. 7, 2013 11:58 AM

Always on a Sunday: The Comedians of 'Thinning the Herd'

Tyler Bryce wrangles up an improv-spiked weight-loss competition

Arts Daily, Jan. 4, 2013 11:17 AM

Top 10 From Visual Art in 2012

In an exceptional year for seeing art, deconstructed graphics, technosculpture, and detailed drawings stood out

Arts Feature, Jan. 4, 2013

What (Roy) Moore Could You Want?

The maestro of Control Images unveils his first photo exhibition

Arts Daily, Jan. 3, 2013 2:00 PM

Sticking It to the Hyde Park Fork

Dale Whistler celebrates the grill's 30th anniversary

Arts Daily, Jan. 3, 2013 11:27 AM

Not Just Some Clown from New York City

Mark Gindick brings his 'Wing-Man' to Austin

Arts Daily, Jan. 1, 2013 9:43 AM

The Q&A Hole: What Was the Worst Movie You Ever Saw?

With Lars Nilsen, Chris Cubas, Julie Gillis, Buzz Moran, and more

Screens Daily, Dec. 31, 2012 11:55 AM

Who the Hell Is This Kaci Beeler, Anyway?

Fact: Much more than just some woman on a pole.

Arts Daily, Dec. 28, 2012 10:15 AM

David Foster Wallace: The Last Interview

Melville House issues a collection worth collecting

Books Daily, Dec. 26, 2012 1:55 PM

The Q&A Hole: Why Didn't the World End?

With: John Erler, Annie La Ganga, Arcie Cola, Owen Egerton, and more

Chronolog Daily, Dec. 24, 2012 11:38 AM

Say Goodbye to Domy Books, Say Hello to Farewell

An Austin epicenter of art and words prepares for metamorphosis

Books Daily, Dec. 21, 2012 11:13 AM

Santa Claus said WHAT at Half Price Books?

Austin's top bibliophilic re-sellers go all jingley for you.

Books Daily, Dec. 18, 2012 4:31 PM

Making Music from the Sound of Speech

Austin's JoySpeak Project brings light from conquered darkness.

Arts Daily, Dec. 18, 2012 2:55 PM


Ready|Set|Go! transmutes leaden limbs to golden motion

Arts Review, Dec. 13, 2012

Not Quite the Usual Holiday Gift Ideas

Something a little different for your loved ones this year

Arts Daily, Dec. 12, 2012 4:12 PM

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