We’re keeping the music going all summer long and we couldn’t be more excited to announce The Drop-In, our new FREE concert series in partnership with ACL Radio. This socially-distanced 16-show series will run every Thursday night from May 27 – Sept. 9, 2021 with select dates programmed in partnership with Black Fret.
Motenko is next, August 4th, on Good Vibes Only, the Long Center’s series of free, fully-produced performances recorded in our Rollins Studio Theatre. This digital streaming series that evokes the groovy feel of a 1960s variety show while featuring curated performances by Austin artists on the rise. Exclusively streamed for free on Luck.Stream. Here’s a preview of what you can expect!
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 | 8PM | Dell Hall
John Leguizamo brings his irresistibly irreverent brand of comedy to a new conversation inspired by his entire life.
Sunday, November 7, 2021 | SOLD OUT
Following the global impact of his world renown Netflix political comedy show Patriot Act, the standup comic returns to his story-telling roots, sharing insights gleaned from tussling with dictators and billionares, the “jurisprudence of jokes,” and the view from the bleeding edge of America’s First Amendment.
Tuesday, January 18, 2021 | 7:30PM | Dell Hall
Returning to the Long Center, award-winning astrophysicist & author Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson will delve into the delusions of space enthusiasts. In this illustrated talk, expect to explore the perennial mismatch between collective expectations of where we should be in space by now and the geopolitical, cultural, and economic realities that limit it.
May 22, 2022 | 8:00pm
Black Violin is led by classically trained string players Wil B. (viola) and Kev Marcus (violin). The band uses their unique blend of classical and hip-hop music, often described as “classical boom,” to overcome stereotypes and encourage people of all ages, races, and economic backgrounds to join together to break down cultural barriers.