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for Sun., Feb. 12
  • Past Deposits from a Future Yet to Come

    Past Deposits from a Future Yet to Come is a new video art installation by internationally recognized artists Teresa Hubbard / Alexander Birchler. Opening night festivities include a viewing of the installation alongside a free live performance of the musical score composed by Alex Weston.
    Sat. Mar. 2, 7pm  
    Moody Amphitheater
  • UTNT (UT New Theatre) Festival

    UTNT (UT New Theatre) presents newly developed works from playwrights of Texas Theatre and Dance and Michener Center for Writers. Now celebrating its 17th season, this showcase exists as an incubator for new work, with many plays continuing on to be professionally produced across the country.
    Feb. 29-Mar. 3  
    UT Theatre and Dance
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    Visual Arts

    PrintAustin: PrintExpo

    This is the weekend of PrintAustin’s annual print fair, featuring 68 diverse booths of artists, galleries, editioning shops, and universities. Purchase original artwork from regional, national, and international talent to add to your art collection. (Pro tip: Experience live steamroller printing on Saturday, organized in partnership with Texas A&M University-Kingsville.) Basically, have yourself one hell of a fine, paper-powerful, ink-scented and eye-pleasing time.
    Feb. 11-12. Sat., noon-6pm; Sun., noon-5pm
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    Dance

    Ballet Austin: Sarah's Songs

    This collection of three dance works honors longtime Austin philanthropist, Sarah Butler and Dr. Ernest Butler, presenting ​​the beauty of George Balanchine’s iconic neoclassical Serenade, the dynamic energy and vivid colors of Jessica Lang’s contemporary Garden Blue, and a world premiere of I Am the Monument by Stephen Mills.
    Feb. 10-12. Fri.-Sat., 8pm; Sun., 3pm. $15-99.  
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    Classical Music

    Beerthoven: String Fling

    Beerthoven's spring number features an expanded Invoke ensemble with violist Ruben Balboa and cellist Denise Ro, all coming together for the unique quintet Cymbeline for mandolin and string quartet by David Bruce and the String Sextet by Peter Schickele. Bonus: Noms by Easy Tiger, suds by Lazarus Brewing.
    Fri., Feb. 10, 7:30pm; Sun., Feb. 12, 3pm. $10-30.  
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    Theatre

    Estado Vegetal / Vegetative State

    Zilker Botanical Garden is excited to present this play by Manuela Infante, directed by Khristián Méndez Aguirre and performed in Spanish and English. Equal parts ode to plant beauty, meditation of grief, virtuosic performances, plant philosophy, and Austin-grown weirdness, Estado Vegetal/Vegetative State tells the story of a neighborhood rocked by a disaster.
    Through Feb. 18. Fri.-Sat., 7pm. Donations accepted.
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    Theatre

    Fire In Dreamland

    The Filigree Theatre presents Rinne Groff's new play that's set in Coney Island in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy and follows a young woman as she crosses paths with an illusive and charismatic Dutch filmmaker who's obsessed with telling the story of the 1911 fire that burned Coney Island’s "Dreamland" to the ground. With Kathleen Fletcher, Brough Hansen, and Allen Porterie, directed by Elizabeth V. Newman.
    Through Feb. 12. Thu.-Sun., 8pm. $25-40.  
    Factory on 5th, 3409 E. Fifth
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    Visual Arts

    Hayman + Bond at Cucina

    See some of the prints that Theresa Bond and Carol Hayman have on display at this new restaurant (formerly the Brick Oven).
    Sun., Feb. 12, 2-5pm
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    Books

    Patrick's Traveling Book Party

    True Crime Obsessed’s Patrick Hinds celebrates his upcoming book, reading a chapter from his upcoming memoir, Failure Is Not NOT an Option, then playing a game with the audience, and sticking around afterward for a meet-and-greet. Note: All tickets include a copy of the book.
    Sun., Feb. 12, 7pm. $30.  
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    Theatre

    Wendy and Michelle Ruin Valentine's Day

    Had a bad breakup? Spending Valentine’s alone? Rom-coms got you looking through rose-colored glasses only to be let down by real life? We got that, too. Come join Michelle Cheney and Wendy Zavaleta, accompanied by the incredible Tyler G. and the Swinging Johnsons, for a fun evening of cabaret, celebrating all things good and bad about this annual celebration of love.
    Feb. 9-12. Thu.-Fri., 8pm; Sun., 5:30pm. $30-90.  
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