About Applause

Applause is the entertainment blog of the Frank Erwin Center which is located in Austin, Texas on The University of Texas campus. Since opening its doors in 1977, the Frank Erwin Center has provided live entertainment to Austin and the Central Texas area. From family shows and world tours to high school graduations and college commencements – our doors always seem open. Our goal for this blog is to share our experiences and behind-the-scenes stories and provide information about upcoming and past events to our readers.

The main sections of the blog are:

Backstage: Your behind-the-scenes look at the Frank Erwin Center.

Features: All the information you need on upcoming events at the Frank Erwin Center.

Flashback: Your virtual time machine that takes you on a trip of past events at the Frank Erwin Center.

Old issues of Applause which was in print form from 1980-2013.

Old issues of Applause which was in print form from 1980-2013.

Applause began in 1980 as a monthly printed publication. We made the transition from print to an online blog to make distribution easier, faster and more accessible. If you are interested in old issues, some are available in digital form at uterwincenter.com/applause.

Attention: All information contained in this blog is prepared with the greatest possible attention to accuracy. Other media should consider this material an official release attributable to the Frank Erwin Center, unless otherwise attributed; no further permission is required for the use of editorial material herein. The Frank Erwin Center logos, name and design of this blog are registered trademarks in the State of Texas and may not be used without permission.

Physical Address
Frank Erwin Center
1701 Red River
Austin, Texas 78701

Mailing Address
The University of Texas
Frank Erwin Center
P.O. Box 2929
Austin, Texas 78768-2929

Phone Number

For more information visit the Frank Erwin Center website.