The Festival Schedule

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

8PM
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Upstairs: Juliet & Juliet / Rapid Fire Theatre’s Folk Lordz
Juliet & Juliet from Minneapolis- Improvised Shakespeare duo & Folk Lordz from Edmonton, Canada- Folk storytelling gets an electric-shock of physical improv comedy!

9PM
Downstairs: Fiasco
The Hideout Mainstage returns! Fiasco- An improvised crime caper gone wrong, inspired the ingenious films of the Coen brothers

10PM
pcurseUpstairs: Physics Curse & Austin/Austin
Explore a story grounded in our own reality but shadowed with the those things lurking in the darkness, and then join Austin/Austin for an adventure on the high seas!
11PM
Upstairs: F. Scott & Zelda Fitzgerald Save the World
In F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald Save The World!, the famously dysfunctional literary couple continue their side-career as mercenaries and assassins for hire in the mysterious world of international espionage in the Jazz Age 1920s, where automatons, time machines, secret amulets, and ancient curses are all in a day’s work.

Friday, February 24th, 2017

8PM
Upstairs: Juliet & Juliet (Minneapolis)
Juliet & Juliet- An improv duo from Minneapolis, MN that performs never-before-seen plays in the style of The Bard (William Shakespeare) himself.
8:30PM
Downstairs: Process
Our hilarious smash hit returns! Witness an improvised play within a play from auditions to opening night.
9PM
Upstairs: The Ensemble Project
The Ensemble Project is a special show assembled by guest director Vinny Francois from Montreal, and made up of performers from Austin, Minneapolis, and Canada.
10PM
Upstairs: Parallelogramophonograph

This award-winning, internationally touring improv company was recently named “Best Improv Troupe” in the Austin Chronicle’s “Best Of 2016” Awards.

Saturday, February 25th, 2017

6PM
Upstairs: All You Need is Love
All You Need Is Love is an unapologetic, hopelessly romantic improvised rom com á la Serendipity or Sleepless in Seattle. It’s also the Hideout’s current Student Mainstage!
8PM
Downstairs: Start Trekkin
Start Trekkin’ is The Hideout’s classic take on classic Star Trek. Set phasers to fun! Set in the universe of the Original Series, Start Trekkin takes place on a spaceship that is NOT the Enterprise. It’s an all new ship for an all new crew.
8:30PM
Upstairs: The Ensemble Project
The Ensemble Project is a special show assembled by guest director Vinny Francois from Montreal, and made up of performers from Austin, Minneapolis, and Canada.
9:30PM
Upstairs: Ripley Presents Dystopia (Los Angeles)
A band of like-minded, fearless women who desire to improvise the stories of other like-minded, fearless, completely fictional women…all in the style of a Young Adult Dystopian Novel.
10:30PM
Upstairs: Rapid Fire Theatre’s Folk Lordz (Edmonton, Canada)
Folk storytelling gets an electric-shock of physical improv comedy! A critically-acclaimed fusion of Indigenous origin myths, Russian Chekhovian character drama, and a surprise genre chosen anew each night combined to create fast, physical, and folksy improvised theatre.