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Sun. Oct 2nd, 4:00pm (CDT)$5Pick Your Own Path

Sun. Oct 9th, 4:00pm (CDT)$5Pick Your Own Path

Sun. Oct 16th, 4:00pm (CDT)$5Pick Your Own Path

Sun. Oct 23rd, 4:00pm (CDT)$5Pick Your Own Path

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Hideout Family





Your Favorite Family Show – Live and In Person!

You Create the show

You Direct the show!

You Love the show!

You decide where the story goes!  

Hideout Kids presents Pick Your Own Path, an improv show for the whole family!

Austin’s most exceptional improvisors take the stage, but they don’t know what they are doing!!!

You decide!

The audience will pick what type of story we’ll have.

Then when the players have to make a choice, the audience will decide what the players should do.

Does it ever go crazy? Absolutely!

 But that’s half the fun!

Come watch and create the best family show in town! 


Jessica Arjet and Andreas Fabis
Stage Manager: 
Colleen Bean Bell
Tech Director:
Jason Hoppenworth
Lights: Sharon Casteel
Scoring and SFX: Mar G.


Jennifer Banister
Danielle DaVerona
Jerod Espinosa-Setchko
Aspen Webster
Adrian Gonzalez
Jacob Garcia

Best Kid-Friendly Theater
– The Austin Chronicle 2015 Best of Austin Awards



About The Show!

Every Sunday at Hideout Kids, 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.

Hideout Kids (formerly The Flying Theater Machine) has been tickling the funny bones of Austin Children since 2006. “I created [the show] 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 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

Hideout Kids (Previously the 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.



Runtime: Approximately 1 hour.

If for any reason you can not afford the ticket price please email Jessica@hideouttheatre.com for free tickets. Please allow 3 days for processing.