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Esther's Follies

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525 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701-3741
+1 512-320-0198
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Great Surprise

We got tickets for this show without knowing a lot about Texas or Austin. What a great surprise... read more

Reviewed yesterday
jtf512
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Greenville, North Carolina
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Tradition!

If you're planning a trip to Austin, you have to visit 6th Street. And, if you're going to 6th... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
rkoches
,
Canton, Texas
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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525 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701-3741
Downtown
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+1 512-320-0198
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We got tickets for this show without knowing a lot about Texas or Austin. What a great surprise. My 2 sons (young adults) laughed and laughed. The humor was relevant, the magic was fun and the cast was so talented. Wish we had something like...More

Thank jtf512
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you're planning a trip to Austin, you have to visit 6th Street. And, if you're going to 6th Street, you have to go to Esther's Follies. Well worth the price! Super entertaining! Never gets old. Comedy, slapstick, vaudeville-all in one show. Lots of great...More

Thank rkoches
Reviewed 1 week ago

While it has been a while since I was last there, Esther's is a great night of entertainment for a great price. I would highly recommend it for out of town guests and something different.

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was fun. Crowded as it should be. A little warm inside but it was Texas heat time. Grown folks only!!

Thank luvlytxgal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A not to be missed event ~ the show does not disappoint and for sure to provide you with endless amounts of laughter & smiles!

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very entertaining. Have been several times but not sure I will go again. Seating has become very crowded, small venue so quite uncomfortable. Would pay more for a ticket to have more room. .

Thank alineoklahoma
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place for first time to Austin. Show is funny. Changing the theme quite so often. So many times to go to the show but never get bored.

Thank Jakarta Guest W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an Austin staple. If you're looking for something that truly helps to "keep Austin weird", then Esther's is a must-do. The actors are fantastic and the skits fun & well-written, sparing no one regardless of political leaning, gender identity, sexual orientation...whatever. It's fun,...More

Thank MelPK14
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I always bring ALL my out of towners here and Never tire of going, myself. They are topical and hilarious !!! Thanks guys!!!

Thank Janet M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great political humor, really creative and funny. Be sure to look out the glass window past the stage for passers by. Get there early, it sells out, plus, they have a cash bar for preshow cocktails.

Thank georgebarton51
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phraoh
April 21, 2017|
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Response from travelgirl11228 | Reviewed this property |
They'll email you a confirmation that has a bar code for each ticket. We printed ours out and brought with us, but they didn't even need to scan them. Because you have reserved seats, getting there 30 minutes early is... More
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dst1558
January 13, 2017|
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Response from mammatembo | Reviewed this property |
Almost a come as you'd like. Fancy or casual.
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Family1cc
October 25, 2016|
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Response from jcribb | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. In fact they suggest you arrive early to order your drinks.
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