Tonight in Austin Improv: Thursday, October 1

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twitch.tv/hideouttheatre 9:30 – The Free Fringe ___ FACT OF THE DAY: On September 2, 1853, the largest solar storm in recorded history caused aurora to be seen as far south as the Caribbean. In the Rocky Mountains, they were so bright that gold miners woke up and began making breakfast, thinking that the sun had…

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Tonight in Austin Improv: Wednesday, September 30

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twitch.tv/coldtownetv 8:00 – Yeah But Are You Happy? ___ twitch.tv/hideouttheatre 5:00 – Pgraph 8:00 – Virtual Maestro ___ FACT OF THE DAY: Dartmouth College has no official mascot; its athletic teams are referred to as “The Big Green.” The school does have an unofficial mascot—Keggy, an anthropomorphized beer keg.

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Tonight in Austin Improv: Tuesday, September 29

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FACT OF THE DAY: Mario’s present-day appearance is largely a result of technical limitations in the 1981 “Donkey Kong” arcade game, where he first appeared as a 16-pixel-tall character named “Jumpman.” Designer Shigeru Miyamoto gave him a mustache to avoid drawing a mouth, a hat to avoid drawing hair, and overalls to help the arms…

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Tonight in Austin Improv: Monday, September 28

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https://www.twitch.tv/819entertainment 7:00 – Nuked ___ twitch.tv/falloutcomedy 8:00 – Fuck This Week ___ FACT OF THE DAY: In Italy, April Fools Day is called April Fish Day (Pesce d’Aprile).

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Tonight in Austin Improv: Sunday, September 27

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twitch.tv/hideouttheatre 11:00 – Hideout Kids Virtual Show 5:00 – Escaping the Zoom ___ FACT OF THE DAY: Polar bear fur is translucent.

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Tonight in Austin Improv: Saturday, September 26

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comedysportzaustin.com 7:30 – ComedySportz Web Show ___ twitch.tv/coldtownetheater 8:00 – Midnight Society ___ twitch.tv/falloutcomedy 8:00 – Caitlin & Robert Happy Hour 9:00 – Running Your Mouth ___ twitch.tv/hideouttheatre 7:30 – Pgraph 10:00 – Maestro ___ FACT OF THE DAY: Elephant shrews are more closely related to elephants than shrews.

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Tonight in Austin Improv: Friday, September 25

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twitch.tv/coldtownetheater 8:00 – CTTV Live, feat. Queerantine and Protextor’s Playhouse ___ twitch.tv/falloutcomedy 8:00 – Bathtub Show ___ twitch.tv/hideouttheatre 7:30 – Put Your Lips Together and Blow 9:00 – Big Day All Alone ___ FACT OF THE DAY: Andrew Jackson owned a parrot named Poll whom he trained to curse. Poll disrupted Jackson’s own funeral in…

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Tonight in Austin Improv: Thursday, September 24

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twitch.tv/hideouttheatre 9:30 – Sound Worlds ___ FACT OF THE DAY: Following the 1986 explosion of the space shuttle Challenger, teams searched 420 square miles of the Atlantic Ocean for wreckage. The most valuable item recovered: a duffel bag found floating on the ocean that contained 25 kilograms of cocaine. Its street value, about $13 million,…

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Tonight in Austin Improv: Wednesday, September 23

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twitch.tv/coldtownetv 8:00 – Yeah But Are You Happy? ___ twitch.tv/hideouttheatre 5:00 – Pgraph 8:00 – Virtual Maestro ___ FACT OF THE DAY: π^4 + π^5 ≈ e^6 within 0.000005%. This is a mathematical coincidence.

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Tonight in Austin Improv: Tuesday, September 22

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twitch.tv/anythinglivecomedy 8:00 – Anything Live (variety) ___ FACT OF THE DAY: The Grateful Dead was a sponsor of the Lithuanian Olympic basketball team in 1992. The band’s designer even designed tie-dyed t-shirts depicting a skeleton dunking a basketball. The team won the bronze medal.

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