Posts by Laura Mathis

Hosting a Private Party? Esther’s Is Your Best Choice

Question: What does Dell, Samsung, Torchy’s and Chevron all have in common? Answer: All of these great Austin-based companies have enjoyed a private party at Esther’s Follies. With all the great choices around town, why did they choose Esther’s? Read on for the answers! (and a link to Dolly Parton’s glorious boobs-I mean- glorious singing…

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Interview with Cast Member Ted Meredith

Ted Meredith is a veteran Esther’s cast member, and right now is best known for his hilarious Donald Trump impression, which he shares every week for delighted audiences. He teaches improv at The Institution Theater, and has appeared in commercials, web series, and films.  We sat down to talk about what it’s like to play…

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People We Love: Interview with John Aielli

For 50 years, John Aielli has been supporting Austin arts communities on Austin airwaves. A long-time fan of Esther’s Follies, we sat down to talk at the KUT studio in the Belo Center for New Media. This is an excerpt from our spirited conversation. Laura: How were you first introduced to Esther’s? John: Well, there…

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Couples Who Laugh Together, Last Together

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, many couples are looking for romantic activities to share with their sweetie. Since Esther’s Follies is the go-to source for a great date night in Austin, learn about the benefits of laugher and the surprising ways laughter strengthens your relationships. Laughter Creates a Stronger Bond Every adult knows that as we get…

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5 Austin Staycation Experiences-Starting at 7 Dollars!

Most people either don’t use their vacation time, use it for boring things like recovering from an illness, or just can’t seem to find time to leave town. If you want to stay in town for your next vacation and experience some fun hidden gems of Austin, this blog is for you. Whether you have…

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