There’s always something happening at the Dougherty Arts Center! Take part in a variety of events including theatre performances, gallery openings, and workshops!
Artist Reception: Maura Schaffer & Visual Artists in Residence
Thursday, June 20, 2019
The DAC is excited to celebrate five amazing artists during this reception! Discover the work of Maura Schaffer whose soulful exhibit inspires people from all walks of life to come together around a metaphorical table, then explore two exhibits featuring beautiful work including painting, ceramics and photography by the Dougherty Arts Center's first Visual Artists in Residence, Katy David, Scott Paxton, Scott Simons, and Traci Ward.
Fox Den Theatre Company Presents “Oedipus The Tyrant”
June 6-8 and 13-15, 2019
Thursdays through Saturdays
In this modern retelling of the classic story, Thebes is a country in turmoil. With the new king having suddenly risen to power, the people of Thebes are increasingly discontent. Obsessed with discovering what is poisoning their subjects against them, Oedipus is willing to give up anything to recover the lost greatness of Thebes. For more information or to purchase tickets visit www.foxdentheatrecompany.com
Date Night @ The DAC: Camp Out!
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
It’s a backyard campout to kick off the summer! Try your hand at sun gazing with Austin Astronomical Society, or make old school camp crafts like friendship bracelets and sit-upons. Enjoy a cookout (featuring vegetarian options) and customizable tinfoil s’mores, and bask in the sun of one of the longest days of the year.