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The Free Fringe

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I don’t know if you’ve noticed, but the Austin improv scene is bursting with creativity.

There are hundreds of performers, and every single one of them is prone to saying things like “Wouldn’t it be crazy if…?” or “I just had the most insane idea.”

This is where those dreams go, not to die, but to live gloriously on the stage for one night only.

Every week will be dramatically different.

There could be shows with interesting genres or themes, actors trying on new characters or performers who have never ever played together before who just wanna jump in and see what happens! But there could also be improvisers tied up in rope, 50 performers onstage, blindfolded actors, improvising dogs, or 1000 other things. Big! Little! Crazy! New! Boring! Stupid! Weird! Fun! Gross! And you get what you pay for…

THE FREE FRINGE IS FREE.  FOREVER.

Reserve your tickets in advance to guarantee yourself a spot.

THE LINEUP FOR 4/19/2018:

@Hotmail, produced by Angelina Martin
Everyone has skeletons in their inboxes. A team of tech savvy improvisors serve up scenes inspired by our first emails.

Spicy Questions, produced by Tyler Lane
A show with hot questions, and even hotter wings! Watch someone interviewed while they work their way through increasingly spicier chicken wings. The guest will be Alan Lauer of the local punk band Big Bill. Based on the hit YouTube series “Hot Ones”

Arjet Universe, with special guest Monica Maher!
Jessica Arjet invites a friend from the improv community to do a show with her.

HAD FUN AT THE FREE FRINGE?

Consider tossing a couple bucks at our Kids Improv Scholarship Program. You can donate as little as $1 when you complete your Free Fringe reservation below.  

Runtime: Approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes.

The Free Fringe

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Thu. Apr 26th, 10:00pm. Free!

Totally FREE, totally wild. A never-ending parade of improv experiments. See your favorite performers in bold new combinations.


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Thu. May 3rd, 10:00pm. Free!

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Thu. May 10th, 10:00pm. Free!

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Thu. May 17th, 10:00pm. Free!

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Thu. May 24th, 10:00pm. Free!

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Thu. May 31st, 10:00pm. Free!

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Thu. Jun 7th, 10:00pm. Free!

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Thu. Jun 14th, 10:00pm. Free!

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Thu. Jun 21st, 10:00pm. Free!

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Thu. Jun 28th, 10:00pm. Free!

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Thu. Jul 5th, 10:00pm. Free!

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Thu. Jul 12th, 10:00pm. Free!

Totally FREE, totally wild. A never-ending parade of improv experiments. See your favorite performers in bold new combinations.