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for Thu., April 19
  • Austin Film Festival & Writers Conference

    For 25 years now AFF has fired up its spotlight and pointed it where the Hollywood sun doesn’t always shine – the writer. Over 150 films across 7 venues including Vox Lux – the fest's Opening Night selection with writer/director Brady Corbet in attendance. Use promo code CHRONFP for $10 off Film Passes!
    Oct. 25 – Nov. 1  
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    Books

    BedPost Confessions: UnDone

    Stories told at this popular event explore themes of sexuality, gender identity, dating, marriage, masturbation, break-ups, health, and more – featuring Simon Studd, Jami Shofner, Felix Morgan, and Adam Maurer. With your hosts, Mia Martina and Sadie Smythe. And music stylings by DJ Chorizo Funk. Bonus: giveaways from Adult Video Megaplex, Package Menswear, and MaryJae.
    April 18-19. Wed.-Thu., 8pm. $12-20.  
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    Comedy

    Moontower Comedy & Oddity Fest

    Oh, this? Yeah, it's, tbh, it's kind of a big deal. Because there's a panoply of nationally renowned comedians swarming over Downtown this weekend, taking stages and slaying audiences in those diverse styles that have so endeared them to stand-up aficionados everywhere. The Paramount on Congress is the epicenter for this multipartite takeover – see right here for our continuing coverage.
    April 18-21  
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    Visual Arts

    Sixth Street Gallery: Soul of America

    "Some say the America of today is unexpected, surprising, and unforeseen; while others say they saw it coming long ago." In an effort to facilitate conversation on where America is today and where we're headed, Sixth Street Gallery has partnered with Artists 916 to present a show featuring art in a diverse range of styles and mediums, all exploring the theme.
    Through May 20
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    Theatre

    The Book of Mormon

    This nine-time Tony Award-winning Best Musical follows the misadventures of a mismatched pair of missionaries, sent halfway across the world to spread the Good Word. Note: Contains explicit language. Explicit … ? Oh, right, the whole hilarious thing was dreamed up by South Park's Matt Stone and Trey Parker with Robert Lopez.
    April 17-22. Tue.-Fri., 8pm; Sat., 2 & 8pm; Sun., 1 & 7pm. $30 and up.  
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    Offscreen

    Austin Public

    Committed to freedom of speech and expression, Austin Public is a nonexclusive and content-neutral media studio that offers low- and no-cost training, equipment, facilities, and cablecasting services to all Austinites. It is managed by the Austin Film Society under contract from the city of Austin, and operates cable channels 10, 11, and 16, and live streams. New training classes are ongoing; see website for calendar.

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