What's New

The New Schedules Are Here

Gary's current schedule has been updated and can be found here.


Upcoming Workshops

IMPROVISATION WITH GARY AUSTIN 2 Night Workshop - Friday Aug 26th and Sunday Aug 28th, 7-10:30 PM. Please see the Calendar page for schedule, and Upcoming Workshops for info on the workshop itself.

MAKE A SONG - Song Improvisation Workshop - Thursday Sep 12th, 7-11 PM. Please see the Calendar page for schedule, and Upcoming Workshops for info on the workshop itself.

Improvisation Games Speed Thru - Led by Rob Watzke - Thursday Sept 8th, and Tuesday Oct 4th, 7-10 PM. Please see the Calendar page for schedule, and Upcoming Workshops for info on the workshop itself.


Upcoming Performances

SONGS AND STORIES - with Gary Austin - Monday Sept 5th at 8 PM. Please see the Performances page for more info.


Austin Benefit Performance

On July 12, 2010, Gary's friends and former students gathered at The Groundlings theater to perform a benefit for Gary. Here are some pictures and news coverage of that show:


Recent Interviews

Here is a recent interview Gary did for a podcast called "Improvised New York". It's a show devoted to the New York improvisation scene, with lots of interviews and discussions about improvisation.

And here is a recent interview Gary did for National Public Radio on the 30th anniversary of the Groundlings. Enjoy.


Useful Links to Gary's Facebook

See the Workshop and Show Calendar.

Gary's Facebook: Facebook/GaryAustin

Austin's Dog Bread Facebook: Facebook/DogBread

Gary's Music:  myspace.com/thegaryaustin

Wenndy MacKenzie's Web Site: www.wenndymac.com


"Gary changed my work as an actor. He made me a better rehearser as well as a better actor. I was a very different actor after working with Gary."

-- Helen Hunt (Oscar, Emmy, Golden Globe & SAG Awards Winner)