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Esther's Follies

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Address: 525 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701
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+1 512-320-0198
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09:00 - 15:00
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Mon - Fri 09:00 - 15:00
Sat 16:00 - 00:00

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Esther's Follies is a good evening of comedy entertainment. The show covers local and national humor with magic and music. A show like Chicago's Second City, but only as Austin... read more

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Austin, Texas
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Esther's Follies is a good evening of comedy entertainment. The show covers local and national humor with magic and music. A show like Chicago's Second City, but only as Austin can do it. Order tickets early for show reservations, since they tend to sell out on many nights. Read the local Chronicle newpaper/magazine beforehand to catch local political issues Lampooned... More 

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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Hysterical adult comedy. We love to laugh at the skits. Costumes of the actors add to the fun and the windows to the sidewalk on 6th street has those who walk by in the script. Great entertainment.

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Austin, Texas
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8 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

just don't EVER sit on the front row because they might pull you up onto the stage and make a fool out of you. Play it safe and sit somewhere in the middle!

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is such a fun place! It's in a small place and the windows behind the actors look out onto 6th Street. The people outside add hilarity to the show. There is a lot of Austin humor as well as US political humor. You'll also be treated to a great magician.

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Austin, Texas
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A perfectly wonderful evening based on current events. Extremely entertaining. Laugh lines will be increased!!!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I went to Esther's Follies for her Birthday last Friday. We'd been before and had enjoyed it, but this time we left with our sides hurting from laughing so hard. Equally we were awed by Ray's amazing magic tricks. What I love about Esther's is their 'no prisoners' approach to humor. They are an equal opportunity offender,... More 

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Been here a few times now. They keep their sketches fresh and up with the times. Their political satire is top notch, going after both sides. We took our parents one time and I have never heard my Dad laugh so hard!

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Thank Jennie C
Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We try to go to Esther's whenever there are new notable politics! It is always fun no matter what your beliefs are! They are all so clever and of course the magic show is always unforgettable!

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely funny adult comedy. Mildly adult content with some audience participation. Some side splitting laughter

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Esther's Follies is a hilarious show held in a small theater on 6th Street. The comedy ranges from local politics to national news in the form of music and magic. If you don't get reservations ahead of time you can buy general admission tickets (if available) and still get great seats, up close and personal.

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