The History, Arts and Nature programs of Austin's Parks and Recreation Department give voice to Austin's imagination, abundant nature and colorful past. Visit our museums, cultural centers, art markets, nature centers and outdoor theater for a memorable glimpse of what makes Austin unique.
The Cultural Arts Residency Program is a partnership between Austin Parks and Recreation Department and the Economic Development Department to provide access to cultural center space for rehearsals and performances. Open to Cultural Contractors (or artists who plan to apply), the program provides free rehearsal space for the full duration of a production’s rehearsals and low-cost rental of a theater space between 1/1/18 and 9/30/2019. Applications can be downloaded here; fill it in, attach your support materials and email to DACTheater@AustinTexas.gov. Deadline November 10th, 5pm. A public selection panel will follow in early December. Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.