That Time of the Month: November Show
Nov
2
10:00 PM22:00

That Time of the Month: November Show

The late night show hosted by a woman that your heart has long desired, but broadcast networks have never delivered!

Once a month, Meghan Ross showcases talented acts from humans who happen to be women and non-binary, including an interview with a Strong Female Lead(er) in Austin and giveaways from women-owned business sponsors.

The November Show features:

Standup from Emmet Claire Hunker (The Gay Agenda)

Improvised commercials from Scraps (BettyFest)

Strong Female Lead(er) interview tih Nina Ho & Regine Malibiran (Collective Blue)

Standup from Christina Parrish (The Chip Show)

Music from Natalie Wright & the It's Just Her Band

Ticket price includes free treats, plus giveaways.

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Worded Funny
Jan
16
8:00 PM20:00

Worded Funny

Worded Funny: A literary comedy show with live readings from Austin’s funniest writers!

Worded Funny is Austin's inaugural literary comedy show featuring live readings from our best (and best up-and-coming) humor writers. Experience the charm and wit of prose comedy, as read by its authors. Be enchanted by hilarious readings from contributors to McSweeney's, The New Yorker, National Lampoon, Reductress, Slackjaw, and elsewhere!

$5 online, $7 at the door - BYOB!

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That Time of the Month: Teen Halloween Show
Oct
12
7:00 PM19:00

That Time of the Month: Teen Halloween Show

The late night show hosted by a woman that your heart has long desired, but broadcast networks have never delivered!

Once a month, Meghan Ross showcases talented acts from humans who happen to be women, including an interview with a Strong Female Lead(er) in Austin and giveaways from women-owned business sponsors.

The Teen Halloween Show features an all-teen girl lineup:

Improvised commercials from RoundHouse (Out of Bounds Comedy Festival)

Strong Female Lead(er) interview with Gigi Khalor (Austin Women’s Rally 2019)

Music from Natalie Wright & the It's Just Her Band

& more!

Ticket price includes free Halloween treats, plus giveaways from sponsor Yarrow & Sage.

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Empire Waist Live Script Reading
Oct
10
6:30 PM18:30

Empire Waist Live Script Reading

Writer/Director Claire Ayoub is taking her acclaimed screenplay EMPIRE WAIST on the road! Three weeks. Nine cities. And ALL ticket sales to these delightful live readings support production for Summer 2021. Let's go!

Join us for a LIVE script reading of EMPIRE WAIST, a heartfelt, coming-of-age comedy about teen girls learning to love their bodies through inclusive fashion design.

—Doors Open @ 6:30 — Enjoy complimentary snacks & drinks

—Live Reading @ 6:45 — Followed by a 15-minute Q&A

TICKETS

$20 - General Admission

$10 - Students

Visit www.empirewaistfilm.com for more information.

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An Uncomfortable Woman Comedy Show Fundraiser!
Sep
27
7:00 PM19:00

An Uncomfortable Woman Comedy Show Fundraiser!

Join us for complimentary snacks, drinks, comedy, and photo booth fun as we celebrate the first sneak peek of Meghan Ross's directorial debut of the dark comedy short film, An Uncomfortable Woman.

Featuring performances from Irielle Wesley, Say Uncle, Ashley Overton, Glam Fam, Carina Magyar, and talent from the film - Haley Alea Erickson and Carlton Wilcoxson.

Sponsored by Drink Slingers, Holy Roller, LovePuppies Brownies, Herland Home, Radical Girl Gang, The Riveter, and more TBA!

$12 online ticket fee and film merch sales will go towards compensating our all-women and POC film! Tickets also available at the door for $15.

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Lovebites - WIP Special Screening
Sep
21
5:00 PM17:00

Lovebites - WIP Special Screening

  • 1154 Lydia Street Austin, TX, 78702 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Lovebites, a short film written & directed by Chinwe Okorie, will have a special screening on Saturday, Sept 21 at 5pm.

The screening will last approximately 13 minutes following by a Q&A moderated by Meghan Ross after the screening. Refreshments and snacks will be provided.

There is some parking available in the lot, but street parking is available.

This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.

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The Fabulous People Party
Sep
13
6:00 PM18:00

The Fabulous People Party

When: Friday, September 13th, 2019

Where: Google Fiber Space, 201 Colorado St. Austin, TX 78701

What’s Included: Appetizers, drink tickets, swag bags full of neighborhood goodies, a live musical performance by Sonya Jevette, and a chance to connect with your community.

Proceeds from ticket sales will go toward YWCA programs and operations to help us further advance our mission. Tickets are limited and will go on sale soon!

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That Time of the Month
Sep
7
10:00 PM22:00

That Time of the Month

The late night show hosted by a woman that your heart has long desired, but broadcast networks have never delivered!

Once a month, Meghan Ross showcases talented acts from humans who happen to be women, including an interview with a Strong Female Lead(er) in Austin and giveaways from women-owned business sponsors.

The September show features:

Performance from Minda Wei (Big Mood with Minda Wei)

Improvised commercials from Slide in the DMs (Fallout Theater)

Standup from Brett Marie VerVoort (Slap Bracelet)

Strong Female Lead(er) interview with Tara Stermer (K9 Workingmind, Training By Tara LLC)

Music from Natalie Wright & the It's Just Her Band

Ticket price includes free treats from sponsor Luv Fats Ice Cream plus giveaways from sponsors Poco A Poco, Milk Moon, The Riveter, Luv Fats Ice Cream, and Amazon Studio's Brittany Runs A Marathon!

$10 online/$12 at the door

Bar onsite from Party Pulse!

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Smile More!
Sep
7
8:00 PM20:00

Smile More!

Smile More! is a feminist standup comedy show that’ll have the audience smiling, but not because some random dude on the street suggested it. Austin’s most unapologetically funny women break through the glass microphone to deliver big laughs. Period.

Valerie Nies hosts a curated night of comedy from a combination of veteran and beginner all-female, all-funny standup comics in this showcase that recurs the first Saturday of the month.

Grab friends, get drinks, and guffaw!

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GLOW SHOW
Aug
13
9:00 PM21:00

GLOW SHOW

The Austin Chronicle – “A Definite Must See”

GLOW SHOW is a glow in the dark themed comedy event created by Austin based comedian Joey Z. Groovy pre show visuals, lots of glow, and some of the best comedians around. Come light the room with your laughter and get GLOWED UP at GLOW SHOW! Next event is August 13th at Spider House Ballroom , 8pm doors 9pm show , $5.

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That Time of the Month: Pride & 50th Show
Aug
3
10:00 PM22:00

That Time of the Month: Pride & 50th Show

The late night show hosted by a woman that your heart has long desired, but broadcast networks have never delivered!

Once a month, Meghan Ross showcases talented acts from humans who happen to be women, including an interview with a Strong Female Lead(er) in Austin and giveaways from women-owned business sponsors.

The Pride and 50th Episode features:

Characters from Laura de la Fuente (Austin Sketch Fest)

Improvised commercials from Martini Ranch (SF Sketch Fest)

Standup from Arielle Isaac Norman (Gender Fluids)

Strong Female Lead(er) interview with Jessica Soukup (He/She/They—Us)

Ticket price includes free treats from sponsors Crema Bakery & Cafe and Home Slice Pizza plus giveaways from sponsors Cute Nail Studio & Keep Austin Queer!

$10 online/$12 at the door

Bar onsite from Party Pulse!

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That Time of the Month
Jul
6
10:00 PM22:00

That Time of the Month

The late night show hosted by a woman that your heart has long desired, but broadcast networks have never delivered!

Once a month, Meghan Ross showcases talented acts from humans who happen to be women, including an interview with a Strong Female Lead(er) in Austin and giveaways from women-owned business sponsors.

Standup from Samantha Rae López (Smile More)

Improvised commercials from Lisa Frank (Basement Brawl)

Standup from Denise O'Young (Moontower Comedy Festival)

Strong Female Lead(er)s interview with Jessie Barnes, Teresa Krammer, Vanessa Mitchell (Sports Bra Squad ATX)

Ticket price includes free treats from Fancy Fluff plus giveaways from sponsors Herland Home, Brass Ovaries, and DEFINE: Austin!

$10 online/$12 at the door

Bar onsite from Party Pulse!

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That Time of the Month
Jun
8
10:00 PM22:00

That Time of the Month

The late night show hosted by a woman that your heart has long desired, but broadcast networks have never delivered!

Once a month, Meghan Ross showcases talented acts from humans who happen to be women, including an interview with a Strong Female Lead(er) in Austin and giveaways from women-owned business sponsors.

Featuring:

Sketch from Glam Fam (BABES FEST)

Standup from Jasmine Ellis (Extra Salty Podcast)

Strong Female Lead(er) interview with Amanda Williams and Erika Galindo (Lilith Fund)

Improv from SheSheSheShe (BettyFest)

Ticket price includes free treats plus giveaways from sponsors Radical Girl Gang and Jen Pavich Coaching, and 30% of ticket sales will benefit The Lilith Fund for Reproductive Equity!

$10 online/$12 at the door

Bar onsite from Party Pulse!

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That Time of the Month: BettyFest Late Night Special
Jun
6
10:00 PM22:00

That Time of the Month: BettyFest Late Night Special

That Time of the Month comes twice this month as BettyFest Presents LATE NIGHT Special with That Time of the Month in celebration of the new Amazon Studios original movie Late Night Movie! See the film trailer here: https://youtu.be/DxefiCjQirw In theaters Nationwide on June 14th!

That Time of the Month showcases talented acts from humans who happen to be women, including an interview with a Strong Female Lead(er) in Austin.

LATE NIGHT Special with That Time of the Month features:

Music by Liz Behan (Laura de la Fuente, Prima Doñas Presents)

Improvised commercials from Tattie

Standup from Nikita Redkar (Paranormal Disruption)

Strong Female Lead(er)s interview with the BettyFest Board of Directors

Ticket price includes free treats plus giveaways from the Amazon original movie LATE NIGHT and Fons PR!

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That Time of the Month: Mother's Day Show
May
4
10:00 PM22:00

That Time of the Month: Mother's Day Show

The late night show hosted by a woman that your heart has long desired, but broadcast networks have never delivered!

Once a month, Meghan Ross showcases talented acts from humans who happen to be women, including an interview with a Strong Female Lead(er) in Austin and giveaways from women-owned business sponsors.

The Mother's Day Show features:

Character performance from Kim Lowery (Loverboy)

Improvised commercials from My Secret Friend (BettyFest)

Standup from Amber Bixby (Austin Chronicle)

Strong Female Lead(er) interview with Wendy Davis (Deeds Not Words)

The team behind Citizen Film (www.citizen-film.com)

Ticket price includes free treats, plus giveaways from sponsors Modern Feminine Self Care and Harper and Soul Provisions, cake pops from Blake Pops, & a free photo booth at 9:30pm by Bonica Ayala!

$10 online/$12 at the door

Bar onsite from Party Pulse!

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That Time of the Month: 4/20 Show
Apr
19
8:00 PM20:00

That Time of the Month: 4/20 Show

The late night show hosted by a woman that your heart has long desired, but broadcast networks have never delivered!

Once a month, Meghan Ross will showcase talented acts from humans who happen to be women, including an interview with a Strong Female Lead(er) in Austin and giveaways from women-owned business sponsors.

The 4/20 Show Features:

Music from Bad Luc + Smoki Daze (Fall Back)

Improvised commercials from Manic Pixie Stix (Knockout)

Standup from Roxy Castillo (BettyFest)

An interview with Strong Female Lead(er) Dr. Karen Keough (Compassionate Cultivation)


Ticket price includes free treats, plus giveaways from local sponsors MaryJae, REALM, and Bravely!

$10 online/$12 at the door

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APL After Dark: CUTEFEST
Mar
29
7:00 PM19:00

APL After Dark: CUTEFEST

  • Austin Central Library, Austin Public Library (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

We're celebrating all things CUTE at our next APL After Dark, the adults-only, mostly wholesome Friday night party at your favorite library after closing time!

This time, you can snuggle adorable animals thanks to Tiny Tails to You! We'll dance to K-Pop, play the cutest board games, set you up with super-cute DIY craft projects, and bring you two storytellers + one comedian who will share their cutest memories. We'll also have light bites and a cash bar (with plenty of alcohol-free beverages too!). We'll be on the sixth floor of the Central Library, and you can lounge on the rooftop garden and take in Austin's beautiful skyline.

Wear your cutest outfits, bring your cutest buddies, and smother yourself in cuteness.

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That Time of the Month: 4-Year Anniversary
Mar
9
10:00 PM22:00

That Time of the Month: 4-Year Anniversary

The late night show hosted by a woman that your heart has long desired, but broadcast networks have never delivered!

Once a month, Meghan Ross will showcase talented acts from humans who happen to be women, including an interview with a Strong Female Lead(er) in Austin and giveaways from women-owned business sponsors.

The 4-Year Anniversary Show Features:

Standup from Irielle Wesley (SF Sketchfest)

Improvised commercials from Primas (ladies of Latinauts)

Standup from Natasha Vaynblat (Comedy Central)

An interview with a special Strong Female Lead(er) guest

Ticket price includes free treats from sponsor Kellie’s Baking Co., plus giveaways from sponsors Booti Babe Bodycare and Daisy Natives, and a free photo booth by Bonica Ayala!

$10 online/$12 at the door

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Sweet Lightning (monologist)
Mar
2
8:30 PM20:30

Sweet Lightning (monologist)

Sweet Lightning is the comedy jolt you need to jumpstart your Saturday night.

Each show features a special guest storyteller who shares personal moments from their life to inspire a fast-paced, electrifying improv comedy show with veteran performers. Past storytellers include nationally-acclaimed talent like Kevin McDonald (Kids In The Hall) and Colt Cabana (WWE), as well as local Austinites who impact our community in big ways.

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An Uncomfortable Woman Intimate Vegan Dinner Party
Mar
1
6:00 PM18:00

An Uncomfortable Woman Intimate Vegan Dinner Party

Join us for an evening with the director of the dark comedy short film An Uncomfortable Woman (Meghan Ross) and the lead actress (Robin Beltrán) for a conversation about themes in the film, including issues facing women & WOC today.

Enjoy a delicious vegan meal prepared by Robin, co-founder of The Black Vegan Company, along with margaritas, wine, refreshments, plus dessert by women-owned vegan bakery Zucchini Kill and women-owned vegan ice cream shop Sweet Ritual.

$50 ticket includes dinner, dessert, drinks, and complimentary film merch, with proceeds benefitting post-production of our all-women and POC film. Tickets only available in advance and not at the door since space is limited.

Sponsored by Createscape Coworking, The Black Vegan Company, Zucchini Kill, Sweet Ritual, Paula's Texas Spirits, Republic Tequila, Republic Spirit Blends, and Merch Gal.

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Good Fight
Feb
27
9:30 PM21:30

Good Fight

Wednesdays, am I right? Get through humpday with a high-energy comedy shock to your system in downtown Austin’s most beloved basement theater.

Good Fight is fast, no-rules, high-energy improv comedy performed by veteran players and featuring your favorite local and traveling stand-ups each week. Hosts David Howe and Aaron Walther and their rag-tag gang of powerhouse comedians will make you laugh so hard you black out.

Plus join the cast after the show each week at Mugshots, their favorite dive bar that serves a drink called “The Good Fight” in their honor (it’s a Moscow Mule, but cheaper!).

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That Time of the Month - Galentine's Day Episode
Feb
13
7:00 PM19:00

That Time of the Month - Galentine's Day Episode

The late night show hosted by a woman that your heart has long desired, but broadcast networks have never delivered! Featuring the Magic of Paprika (MagiCuba Havana), an interview with Strong Female Lead(er) Juli La Rocca (Unbreakable Moms), standup from Brett Marie VerVoort (FPIA Semifinalist), and improvised commercials from Damn Gina (B. Iden Payne Awards Winner)! $10 ticket includes free treats from sponsors Elly’s Sweet Shop & Holy Roller plus giveaways from sponsors Karacotta Ceramics & The Black Vegan Company! BYOB.

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