Comedy Clubs and Acts in Austin

Austin has a number of live comedy clubs and acts. Some of the most popular are listed below.

Cap City Comedy Club
A large venue north of downtown with food and drinks, and comedians performing on stage.

New Movement Theater
A small, unassuming theater and comedy school with improv by up-and-coming talent.

Esther's Follies
A downtown nightly show of magic, music, and witty comedy based on current events.

The Velveeta Room
Small, intimate place next to Esther's Follies. Inexpensive drinks and comedy talent from around Austin and central Texas.

ColdTowne Theater
An intimate venue with various types of comedy shows featuring national and local talent.

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