The BettyFest team is thrilled to announce this year's beneficiary will be the Lilith Fund! In supporting and uplifting women in comedy, we are #blest to be able to partner with an organization supporting Texas women in a major way. We spoke with the Lilith Fund's Executive Director, Amanda Williams, about abortion access in Texas … Continue reading BettyFest 2017 Benefiting Lilith Fund
BettyFest is thrilled to announce this year's hosts for our fifth annual night of all-lady comedy at Spiderhouse Ballroom on Saturday, Aug. 19. Carina Magyar (Live at ColdTowne, Ready Set Go Nuts at Gourdough's) is returning this year, along with first time BF MC, Vanessa Gonzalez ("Why Aren't you Screaming?" podcast, 1st runner up FPIA 2017). These … Continue reading BF: Meet Your 2017 Hosts!
Submissions are open to be part of our 2017 lineup! We are currently accepting submissions for improv, sketch, and more now through June 6. Submit your all-lady act here: BettyFest 2017 Submission Form The BettyFest team will review and send out notifications once the lineup is curated for the night of Aug. 19. Even if some … Continue reading Submissions are open!
BettyFest is getting some lady troupes together for an All-Betty Monday Night Mash at ColdTowne Theater Monday, Feb. 20, at 8:30 p.m. After an amazing show at Frontera Fest where some of Austin's finest lady improvisers came together as a super troupe, we had to do it again! https://www.instagram.com/p/BP8xcM9FoTU/?taken-by=bettyfestatx Monday night, Toxic Chakra and Damn Gina become … Continue reading BettyFest Presents BettyMash!
We're back, babyyy! We're thrilled to announce the date for the 5th annual BettyFest. Join us on Saturday, November 3. In 2016, BettyFest had over 250 attendees and raised more than $2,800 for SafePlace Austin. We are looking forward to raising the bar in 2017! Have an all-lady comedy troupe you'd like to submit? Join … Continue reading BettyFest returns Nov. 3!