Productions at Spider House Ballroom

Nov. 14 - Dec. 28
Th-Sat
Austin
The Taming of the Shrew (Shit-Faced Shakespeare) by Magnificent Bastard Productions

The Taming of the Shrew (Shit-Faced Shakespeare)
by Magnificent Bastard Productions

We Magnificent Bastards are at it again! We shall bring you The Taming of the Shrew in all of its splendor and glory as only ...

Oct. 25 - Oct. 26
F-Sat
Austin
Undead by Ventana Ballet

Undead
by Ventana Ballet

Hipster zombies, b-boy werewolves, drag queen witches, and ballerina ghosts are just a few of the spooky characters rounding out the city’s newest professional ballet ...

Mar. 01 - Mar. 23
F-Sat
Austin
Romeo and Juliet (Shit-faced) by Magnificent Bastard Productions

Romeo and Juliet (Shit-faced)
by Magnificent Bastard Productions

Our pair of star-crossed lovers are here to stay in 2019! Join us at Spider House Cafe and Ballroom for some Shakespearean shenanigans on select ...

Jan. 19 - Feb. 24, 2018
F-Sat
Austin
Romeo and Juliet, adapted by Magnificent Bastard Productions

Romeo and Juliet, adapted
by Magnificent Bastard Productions

 Those Magnificent Bastards that you’ve come to love and loathe are at it again. This time they’ll kick your good time in the balls with ...

Oct. 22, 2017
Sun
Austin
Inner Sanctum by Mercurial Theatre

Inner Sanctum
by Mercurial Theatre

From Mercurial Theatre, Austin's premiere theatre of horror, comes a special one night only event at The Spider House Cafe & Ballroom. Featuring LIVE ...

Aug. 27, 2017
Sun
Austin
Lysistrata by Austin Shakespeare

Lysistrata
by Austin Shakespeare

Sharron (Bower) Anderson returns to Austin with a staged reading of Lysistrata at the Spider House Ballroom for one night only: Sunday, August 27, 2017 ...

Jul. 21 - Aug. 13, 2017
F, Sun
Austin
Call of Cthulhu by Mercurial Theatre

Call of Cthulhu
by Mercurial Theatre

 

Deep within the forest, police are moving in darkness upon a curious and demented gathering. A disturbed refugee from this group seeks asylum, asking ...

Jun. 09 - Jun. 10, 2017
F-Sat
Austin
Gentrif*cked by Latino Comedy Project

Gentrif*cked
by Latino Comedy Project

For TWO NIGHTS ONLY, Emmy-nominated sketch troupe The Latino Comedy Project’s “Gentrif*cked” examines the causes and consequences of gentrification in Austin and ...

Jan. 14 - Jan. 28, 2017
F-Sat
Austin
Much Ado About Nothing (Shit-faced Shakespeare) by Magnificent Bastard Productions

Much Ado About Nothing (Shit-faced Shakespeare)
by Magnificent Bastard Productions

With more than 4,500 cans and over 1000 bottles of beer consumed onstage, Shit-faced Shakespeare® has racked up impressive numbers. Ripping a page out of ...

Dec. 08 - Dec. 16, 2016
Th-F
Austin
Doper Than Dope 2 by Heckle Her Productions

Doper Than Dope 2
by Heckle Her Productions

This December, we're gonna party like it's 1995!

DOPER THAN DOPE, the live 90s themed sketch show produced by Base Reality Productions and ...

Nov. 25, 2016
F
Austin
Potluck by Testify

Potluck
by Testify

"Small cheer and great welcome makes a merry feast."William ShakespeareTired of hearing the same old stories from your family every Thanksgiving? Well this Black ...

Oct. 14, 2016
F
Austin
BettyFest benefiting Safe Place by BettyFest

BettyFest benefiting Safe Place
by BettyFest

Join us on October 14, 2016 for a night of fierce, fiery comedy brought to you by some of the funniest humans in Austin (who ...

Jan. 22 - Jun. 25, 2016
W-Sat
Austin
Shit-Faced Shakespeare by Magnificent Bastard Productions

Shit-Faced Shakespeare
by Magnificent Bastard Productions

Shit-faced Shakespeare Continues Its Austin Bard Takeover

 

Shit-faced Shakespeare, presented by UK-based Magnificent Bastard Productions, will be keeping the party going through the end ...

Dec. 04, 2014
 
Austin
Inklings - An Evening of Short Plays by Paper Chairs

Inklings - An Evening of Short Plays
by Paper Chairs

Paper Chairs invites you to Inklings, the last night of performances in "Reckonnoiter," a series dedicated to developing new work.

Using the fall as a ...

Nov. 19, 2013
T
Austin
Game Play by Perspective Implosion Studios

Game Play
by Perspective Implosion Studios

In preparation for Thanksgiving feasting and Epilepsy Awareness Month it's time for the Play Reading of Game Play by Heather Ross.

Game Play is about a ...