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Esther's Follies

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Address: 525 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701-3741
Phone Number: +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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So much fun!

We were told by several different people that Esther's Follies was a must-see. Couldn't agree more! We laughed a lot, and enjoyed the current events focus of the show. Will... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Cathy K
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Denver, Colorado
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Denver, Colorado
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51 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were told by several different people that Esther's Follies was a must-see. Couldn't agree more! We laughed a lot, and enjoyed the current events focus of the show. Will definitely stop in again next time we're in Austin.

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Thank Cathy K
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was worried it was going to be dated and boring as I was dragged to it by my family. I was laughing the entire time and was pleasantly surprised that all of the skits and humor was current. I'd recommend this to anyone and I'm hoping to visit Austin again to attend again.

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Thank Louis C
Newtown, Connecticut
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This clever and entertaining show gave us our introduction to Austin, our first night there. Progressive, timely, and a bit raunchy. We laughed so hard! Perfect location to walk around downtown before and after the show (allow time to find parking). Definitely worth paying a little extra for reserved seats. We walked in five minutes before show time to great... More 

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Thank Grace F
west Texas
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187 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I attended for our anniversary visit to Austin. We enjoyed the irreverent and often baudy look at politics and current events in a relatively small venue. Some local, more Texas, even more national humor. Almost as entertaining as the show is to see peoples reactions as they pass the stage width window that looks onto 6th street.... More 

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Thank porter_osborne
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time at this show. A great mix of singing, dancing, comedic skits, and magic--the Follies provide non-stop entertainment and surprises. Go if you can get a ticket!

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Thank Mmblaeser
usa
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26 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's been a few years but I still laugh when I think about the hilarious comedy. Off the wall funny.

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Thank francessanpaolo
Austin, Texas
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10 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had been wanting to do this for awhile and my friend backed out so went solo on a Saturday night, of course they had just sold out. Got on the waitlist and was pleased to receive a text message in a very short amount of time that a ticket was available. When the show was over I met some... More 

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Thank Capricetx
Austin, Texas
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8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have attended only once a while ago and don't remember much about the show except that I enjoyed it very much and am left with a positive memory.

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Thank peggy64104
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They show a good old fashioned comedy based in part on current events. Cornball, slapstick, it has it all. We recommed it to everybody. A long-time Austin hit.

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Thank Charles M
Austin, Texas
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No trip to 6th Street would be complete without a trip to Esther's Follies. An Austin original! Beware of sitting on the front row - you may become part of the show! Added bonus - watching the bewildered passers by look in through the window.

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