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The Dionysium proudly presents its Science Show.
A brief history of action
A lecture by Dr. Carl Feierabend
Richard Feynman’s “Cargo Cult Science”
A reading by Jason Liebrecht
Resolved: That God does not play dice
Debating for the affirmative: Dr. Todd Krause
Debating for the negative: Dr. Eamonn F. Healey
Feynman: A new comic biography
A book review by L.B. Deyo
Presented by Lance “Fever” Myers
As always, drinks after the show at The Gibson.
Wednesday, February 1st at the Alamo South Lamar
The Dionysium proudly presents its China Show: Year of the Dragon
Wednesday, March 7, 7:00 p.m.
The Dionysium proudly presents its film show: Real Talk.
Wednesday, April 4th, 2012, at 7:00 p.m. the Dionysium presents Humour Theory, featuring…
The Austin Chronicle‘s Robert Faires, performing a classic Bob Newhart routine!
A debate regarding the resolution that Comedy is By Its Very Nature Cruel and Dehumanizing. Duking it out this month, it’s Egerton vs. Egerton, as Mr. Owen Egerton takes on his erudite wife, Dr. Jodi Egerton, in what promises to be a spectacle of marital bliss!
Worst Professor Ever Amanda Krauss, explaining why jokes aren’t “just jokes”!
The Hideout Theatre’s Andy Crouch, illustrating how you can find your natural funny!
And, as always, the musical stylings of the Golden Arm Trio and spirited post-show discussion at the Gibson!
Join us at the Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar!
Featured performances include:
Watch Conan O’Brien perform with The Intergalactic Nemesis :
Wednesday, June 6th, 2012, 7:00 p.m. at the Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar, the Dionysium proudly presents
Revolutions and Revolutionaries!
-Michael Barnes, social columnist for the Austin American-Statesman, will tell us about three revolutions in newspaper
-Hank Cathey will regale us with insights into the cocktail revolution
- Connor Hopkins, of the Trouble Puppet Theater Company, will discuss Guy Fawkes
-Jason Liebrecht will recreate Robespierre’s speech justifying the great terror of the French Revolution.
-As our centerpiece, two giants of intellect, Mr. Jonathan Patschke and Dr. Johnathan Brown will face off to address the evening’s debate: “Resolved: That armed revolution is a just response to oppression.”
We’ll begin with a toast! We’ll end with a cartoon! Between the two we’ll have you shouting “Viva la Revolucion!” (please do not actually shout or attempt an insurrection at the Alamo Drafthouse).