Experience a night of tenacious, eccentric, raw Standup Comedy! Cooks The Books is dedicated to reviving the original purpose of Standup Comedy — using humor as a weapon to combat racism, sexism, and social injustice.
The Austin comedy scene has been heating up, find out why! Featuring an ELECTRIC lineup of Female, LGBTQ, Latino, Black & Asian comics! You never know who might pop in! Our comics have appeared on HBO, Moontower, America’s Got Talent & Comedy Central! Bring your roommate! Bring your therapist! Bring your roommate’s therapist!
"Most WILD show in Austin!"
-Woman who fell asleep front row
"The headliner was AMAZING!"
-Drunk heckler who left 7 mins after the show started
"A genuine comedy experience. For 80 minutes, I laughed away my worries, my frustrations, and my anxieties — this was a breath of fresh air"
-My 11th-grade history teacher