Musical comedy skits, magic, and Austin's favorite political satirical revue, with the bustling backdrop of Sixth Street on view through the stagefront window! Esther's Follies, now in its 36th season, slides into a holiday production, offering a Texas-sized view of the world comedy pulled from the nation's headlines and large scale illusions by master magician, Ray Anderson!
Join the gang at Esther’s Follies as they take on the holidaze with laughter and stunning new magic! Dysfunctional family reunions take center stage in “Home for the Holidays” and the traditional turkey with all the trimmings gets a makeover with the “ Happy Cajun Cooking Show with Justine.”
Party of one for the holidays? The “Bachelor Song” is dedicated to all the singletons out there. Audience favorite, “Sam I Am” is a naughty twist on the Dr. Seuss classic. If the rush to find the perfect gift has got you down, the “Gospel of Shopping” will make you sing for bling. Wendy Davis contends with the Texas Legislature and other politicos in the “Texas Musical!” Esther’s classic holiday tribute to the Austin dining scene, “Jalapeno Chorus” returns as well as a stunning new illusion, “Modern Art” from Esther’s maestro of magic, Ray Anderson.