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Austin-area theaters

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  • Austin Cabaret Theatre. Cabaret-style music and comedy. The Long Center, 701 W. Riverside Drive. 453-2287, www.austincabaret.org.
  • Austin Playhouse at Penn Field. Mixture of genres including comedy, drama and local acts. 3601 S. Congress Ave. Box office: 476-0084, www.austinplayhouse.com .
  • Bastrop Opera House. Community theater, comedies, musicals and vaudeville. 711 Spring St., Bastrop. Bastrop and long distance: 512-321-6283; Austin metro: 303-6283, www.bastropoperahouse.com.
  • Blue Theatre. Alternative theater. 916 Springdale Road. 684-3220, www.bluetheatre.org .
  • Cap City Comedy Club. 8120 Research Blvd., Suite 100. 467-2333, www.capcitycomedy.com.
  • The Cathedral of Junk. Productions of modern playwrights. 4422 Lareina Drive. www.moderndramacollective.com.
  • The City Theatre. 3823 Airport Blvd., Suite D. 524-2870, www.citytheatreaustin.org.
  • ColdTowne Theater. Improv and sketch comedy. 4803-B Airport Blvd. www.coldtownetheater.com.
  • Dougherty Arts Center. Gallery, theater and school. 1110 Barton Springs Road. 974-4000, www.ci.austin.tx.us/dougherty.
  • Esther's Follies. Musical sketch comedy. 525 E. Sixth St. 320-0553, www.esthersfollies.com.
  • Gaslight Baker Theatre. Dramas, comedies, musicals, performance art . 216 S. Main St., Lockhart. 512-376-5653, www.gaslightbakertheatre.org.
  • The Georgetown Palace Theater. Live theater, movies and music. 810 S. Austin Ave., Georgetown. 512-869-7469, www.thegeorgetownpalace.org.
  • Helm Fine Arts Center. Theater at St. Stephen's Episcopal School. 6500 St. Stephen's Drive. 327-1213, www.sstx.org.
  • Hideout Theatre. Alternative theater featuring improv and comedy. 617 Congress Ave. 443-3688, www.hideouttheatre.com.
  • Hill Country Community Theatre. Community theater for musicals, comedy and drama. 4003 W. FM 2147, Marble Falls. 830-798-8944, www.hcct.org.
  • Hyde Park Theatre. Small theater commissions and productions of mostly new works. 511 W. 43rd St. 479-7529, www.hydeparktheatre.org.
  • Jones Theater. Southwestern University shows. 1001 E. University Ave., Georgetown. 512-863-1378, www.southwestern.tix.com.
  • Kids Acting Studio. Offers performances and children's acting classes. Main location: 2826 Real St., plus 12 other locations; check website. 836-5437, www.kidsactingstudio.com.
  • The Lair. Alternative theater, improv and comedy. 1601 S. Interstate 35, No. 309, Round Rock. www.lairtheater.squarespace.com.
  • Long Center for the Performing Arts. Austin's $77 million, two-theater venue. 701 W. Riverside Drive. 474-5664, www.thelongcenter.org.
  • Mary Moody Northen Theatre. Guest artists join students in productions. St. Edward's University, 3001 S. Congress Ave. 448-8484, www.stedwards.edu/hum/thtr/mmnt.html.
  • The New Movement. Alternative theater featuring improv and comedy. 1819 Rosewood Ave. 788-2669, www.newmovementtheater.com.
  • The Off-Center. Alternative arts venue. 2211A Hidalgo St. 476-7833, www.rudemechs.com.
  • One World Theatre. Variety of shows including musical and dance performances. 7701 Bee Caves Road. 330-9500, www.oneworldtheatre.org.
  • Palmer Events Center. Variety of performances. 900 Barton Springs Road. 404-4500, www.palmereventscenter.com.
  • Paramount Theatre. The 1915 vaudeville-era theater presents speakers, musical events, films, comedy and dramas. 713 Congress Ave. 472-5470, www.austintheatre.org.
  • Salado Silver Spur Theater. Plays, theater and live music. 108 Royal St., Salado. Reservations: 254-947-3456, www.saladosilverspur.com.
  • Salvage Vanguard Theater. Alternative theater. 2803 Manor Road. 474-7886, www.salvagevanguard.org.
  • Sam Bass Community Theatre. Nonprofit organization . 600 Lee St. in Memorial Park, Round Rock. 512-244-0440, www.sambasstheatre.org.
  • Scottish Rite Children's Theatre. 207 W. 18th St. 472-5436, www.srct.org.
  • State Theatre. Performances include plays and musicals. 719 Congress Ave. 472-5470, www.austintheatre.org.
  • Texas State University-San Marcos Department of Theatre and Dance. Student productions. Various venues at university. 512-245-2204, www.theatreanddance.txstate.edu.
  • TexARTS Theater. Visual and performing arts events. 2300 Lohman's Spur, Lakeway. 512-852-9079, www.tex-arts.org.
  • University of Texas Butler School of Music. Faculty and student ensemble performance. Various venues at UT. 471-7764, www.music.utexas.edu.
  • University of Texas Department of Theatre and Dance. Student productions at various locations at UT. 471-1444, www.finearts.utexas.edu/tad.
  • University of Texas Performing Arts Center. National and international touring shows, music, dance, Broadway musicals. Main venue: Bass Concert Hall, 2350 Robert Dedman Drive. 477-6060, www.utpac.org.
  • Velveeta Room. Comedy club with stand-up improvisation and cabaret. 521 E. Sixth St. 469-9116, www.thevelveetaroom.com.
  • Vortex Theatre. Alternative theater. 2307 Manor Road. 478-5282, www.vortexrep.org.
  • Way Off Broadway Community Players. 10960 E. Crystal Falls Parkway, Leander. 512-259-5878, www.wobcp.org.
  • The Wimberley Players. Performances at the Wimberley Playhouse, 450 Old Kyle Road, Wimberley. 512-847-0575, www.wimberleyplayers.org.
  • Zach Theatre. Professional theater with performances on two stages. 1510 Toomey Road. 476-0541, www.zachtheatre.org.
  • Zilker Theatre Productions. Outdoor musicals at the Beverly S. Sheffield Zilker Hillside Theater, 2201 Barton Springs Road. 479-9491, www.zilker.org.