Each performer receives a free pass to two OoB shows (including headliners). You can upgrade to an all-access pass here.
At registration you will receive your performer badge (or upgraded pass), your t-shirt, program, & performer welcome info packet. Please note that if an individual arranges to pick up the badges, etc… for your entire group, those individuals WILL NOT be able to pick it separately. You will be in charge of getting it to them, so stay in communication with your group as some of you are in multiple projects.
Also, at this time, you can purchase performer upgrades.
Tues – 6:30pm – 9pm
Weds – 6:30pm – 9pm (AFTER 9pm REGISTRATION WILL MOVE TO THE DOG & DUCK PUB UNTIL 11PM)
Thurs – 5pm – 9pm
Fri – 4pm – 9pm
Sat – 2pm – 7pm
All registration takes place at The Hideout Theatre, 617 Congress Ave
Downtown Hotel Discount
We’re happy to announce our discounted hotel rate for the year 2014. Located in the heart of downtown Austin, The Courtyard Marriott is within walking distance of five of our venues: The Hideout Theatre, The New Movement, The Velveeta Room, The Long Center and the Stateside.
The Courtyard Marriott is located at 300 E 4th St. Austin, TX. 78701
The discount is applicable August 27th through September 2nd.
Don’t delay! The deadline to book is July 30th.
One of the best things about OoB is the Austin Improv’s supportive community. If you’re interested in housing, join the Austin Improv forum or Facebook group and get to know us!
The Firehouse Hostel is also a great choice, located directly next to The Hideout Theatre and near most of the venues. If your group stays in the same common room or suite, you could all bunk together for dirt cheap.
Transportation Details are still being finalized.
For now, here are the basics:
Each year, the Out of Bounds Comedy offers complimentary airport rides to and from the airport. These rides are by request only.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org by August 10th to request a ride.
Use Google maps or capmetro.org for the most accurate info. A venues page with correct addresses will be listed soon.
Thurs-Mon, you should be able to find pedicabs (bicycle taxis) roaming around downtown. They are fun and safe. There is no set charge but most cab drivers prefer at least $5 per person. Tip well, they work hard and are usually very nice. In fact, many of our improvisers have been pedicabbers in the past.
Austin Cab Company: (512) 478-2222
Yellow Cab: (512) 452-9999
Lonestar Cab: (512) 836-4900
You should have received your show time in your acceptance email. We are very strict about time as the schedule is super tight. Please refer to the calendar page or your acceptance email. We will be pulling lights exactly when your time is up. We don’t have a choice! You’ll have an opportunity to talk to your lighting & sound crew before the show, so arrive early.
A note to sketch troupes:
Please travel light and be prepared for your tech rehearsal with a cue script (we will schedule these as the festival gets closer.) Also, be advised, we will black you out if you run long.
Send any sound, lighting, music, or any other technical questions to email@example.com
Just keep us posted. Email firstname.lastname@example.org with any cast corrections / changes. Make sure you sign any addition up for the newsletter so that member gets all their info: http://www.outofboundscomedy.com/performer-newsletter-signup/
Please check your online listing for accuracy, typos, and cast updates. If you find any mistakes. Send corrections to email@example.com
Please promote your show. Make graphics / web posters using our identity package for logos & cool schtuff
Tuesday, 10pm – 1am
The Hideout Theatre & Coffee House
617 Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78701
Wednesday, 10pm – 2am
Informal Dog & Duck Gathering
The Dog & Duck Pub
406 W 17th St
Austin, TX 78701
Thursday, 10pm – 2am
Easy Tiger Bake Shop & Beer Garden, Waller Creek Patio
709 E 6th St
Austin, TX 78701
Some snacks provided by OoB.
PLEASE SIT IN THE DESIGNATED RESERVED PATIO SPACE FOR YOUR DISCOUNT AND FOR US TO STAY CHILL BUDS WITH THIS ESTABLISHMENT
Friday, 10pm – 2am – HAS CHANGED VENUES!
Saturday, 10pm – Late
The Institution Theatre Party
3708 Woodbury Dr
Austin, TX 78704
Some snacks and drinks provided by OoB, with beer from Orf Brewing.
Ginger Armadillo food truck on hand all night, so come hungry!
Sunday, 10pm – 4am
CLOSING NIGHT PARTY
1607 San Jacinto Blvd
Austin, TX 78701
Beer and food at Austin’s oldest restaurant.
DJ set by Manateemann (Michael Joplin)
The following food discounts are available if you have your performer badge with you!
Hideout Theatre Coffeehouse- 10% off with badge
15% off at Opal Divine’s on South Congress
Sweet Ritual Ice Cream – free topping with purchase (with badge)
Kebabalicious - 15% off with badge
621 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78707 – Near The State, The Hideout, The New Movement, The Velveeta Room
Frank – A bad ass gift with purchase (with badge)
Royal Blue – 10% off with badge
609 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701 – Near The State, The Hideout, The New Movement, The Velveeta Room