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Flying Theater Machine

“Entertaining and different enough that it’s worth wrangling the kids into the car.

- The Austin Chronicle

Select Sundays in July & August, at the Hideout Theatre, Flying Theater Machine presents a hilarious and delightful family friendly improv show: The Pirates of Hideout Cove!

Raise the sails! Our loveable and motley band of pirates is sailing the seas once again. Welcome aboard! To while away the long hours of our ocean voyages, we play games and regale each other with tales of our legendary past adventures–which magically come to life, often with the help of kids and their parents. Kids (and their adults) are highly encouraged to wear their pirate costumes to the show! The more the merrier!

Sundays at 2:00pm in July and August at The Hideout Theatre in Downtown Austin!

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About FTM!

Every Sunday at The Flying Theater Machine, improvisors act silly, kids laugh loudly, and parents watch happily as a new and unique story unfolds biased on the suggestions of the kids in the audience. Some of our favorite audience quotes are:

“That was so much fun!” – Kid.
“Thanks, we’ll be back next week.” – Grown-up
“I laughed so hard my sides hurt!” – Kid
“You all are amazing!” – Grown-up.

The Flying Theater Machine has been tickling the funny bones of Austin Children for the past 5 years. “I created The Flying Theater Machine as a way to bring improvisation to kids in Austin,” says Hideout Owner Jessica Arjet. “Kids gain confidence from jumping on stage, and parents get to see their children in such a positive light. Laughter brings people together, so what could be better than offering a way for families to laugh together?”

“We had a great time. The actors frequently stop and ask the audience for ideas and then the story takes off in a completely new direction, but still makes sense. The quick witted humor is excellent, yet remains clearly G rated. Very good for families and children.”KidEvents.com

P.S. We also offer improv classes for kids!

kids award

Flying Theater Machine was named “Best Austin Theatre Group for Kids” by Nickelodeon!

 

Snowball Fight – we’ll have two teams that vie for the affection of the audience.

 

 

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Sun. Aug 3rd, 2:00pm - $5

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Sun. Aug 10th, 2:00pm - $5

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Sun. Aug 17th, 2:00pm - $5

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Sun. Aug 24th, 2:00pm - $5

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Sun. Aug 31st, 2:00pm - $5

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Sun. Sep 7th, 2:00pm - $5

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Sun. Sep 14th, 2:00pm - $5

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Sun. Sep 21st, 2:00pm - $5

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Sun. Sep 28th, 2:00pm - $5

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Sun. Oct 5th, 2:00pm - $5

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Sun. Oct 12th, 2:00pm - $5

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Sun. Oct 19th, 2:00pm - $5

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