Salvage Vanguard Theater

Experimental performance since 1994.


We are proud to have been creating boundary pushing and award winning work in Austin, Texas for the past 25 years.

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WPA: 噢哦! 噢哦: Slow Roll  by Henna Chou

June 22 | Dougherty Arts Center

Performed by 6 musicians, Slow Roll, explores the concepts of mediumship in both the biological and spiritual world. The piece is conceived and created by interdisciplinary artist Henna Chou, an SVT company member and Austin gem.

Works Progress Austin is Salvage Vanguard Theater’s script development series. Started in 2006, WPA has supported the work of Dan Dietz, Caridad Svich, and Daniel Alexander Jones.


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