Arianna Auber

Beer, wine & spirits reporter

Arianna Auber writes in-depth news about beer, cocktails and spirits for Liquid Austin and keeps readers in the know about fun local events with the Planner. She lives in South Austin with her fiancé, two dogs and lots of craft beer.

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Austin360 arts list, Sept. 21-27
 Theater & dance “Atlantis: A Puppet Opera.”
            With a soaring original score and expressive vocalists and puppeteers, this new production envisions a fantastic world where Queen Solstra and Prince Helios seek world domination with the help of their mighty battleship Invinctus. 8 p.m. Thursday-Sunday through Sept. 29....

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Theater & dance “Atlantis: A Puppet Opera.” With a soaring original score and expressive vocalists and puppeteers, this new production envisions a fantastic world where Queen Solstra and Prince Helios seek world domination with the help of their mighty battleship Invinctus. 8 p.m. Thursday-Sunday through Sept. 29....
Austin tea shop the Steeping Room is adding booze to the menu later this year
 The Steeping Room is going to start spiking drinks this fall. Currently, the North Lamar Boulevard tea shop and restaurant offers an extensive menu of nonalcoholic tea-based drinks. But once a new license with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission is accepted — probably around the holiday season — Austinites can expect...

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The Steeping Room is going to start spiking drinks this fall. Currently, the North Lamar Boulevard tea shop and restaurant offers an extensive menu of nonalcoholic tea-based drinks. But once a new license with the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission is accepted — probably around the holiday season — Austinites can expect...
Dierks Bentley, ‘Hook’ screening and more things to do Thursday
 Books At Central: Bethany McLean. America has become the world’s top producer of both oil and natural gas thanks to the technology of fracking in shale rock — particularly in the Permian Basin in Texas. But is it sustainable? Investigative journalist Bethany McLean has dug deep into the cycles of boom and bust that have plagued...

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Books At Central: Bethany McLean. America has become the world’s top producer of both oil and natural gas thanks to the technology of fracking in shale rock — particularly in the Permian Basin in Texas. But is it sustainable? Investigative journalist Bethany McLean has dug deep into the cycles of boom and bust that have plagued...
Kick off fall with Ballet Austin show, Medfest and more events
 1. Ballet Austin’s “The Firebird” and “Dvořák Serenade” 8 p.m. Sept. 21 and 22, 3 p.m. Sept. 23. $15-$89. The Long Center, 701 W. Riverside Dr. balletaustin.org. Ballet Austin is taking on two works for this one-weekend show, starting with the seductive “The Firebird.” The world-famous...

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1. Ballet Austin’s “The Firebird” and “Dvořák Serenade” 8 p.m. Sept. 21 and 22, 3 p.m. Sept. 23. $15-$89. The Long Center, 701 W. Riverside Dr. balletaustin.org. Ballet Austin is taking on two works for this one-weekend show, starting with the seductive “The Firebird.” The world-famous...
New Christmas-themed pop-up brings tiki cocktails to Austin over the holidays
 The Christmas-themed pop-up bar Miracle on 5th Street will be back this year in downtown Austin — but this time, there’s going to be a second location in another part of town offering holiday cocktails with a tiki twist, according to Eater Austin.  Starting the day after Thanksgiving, on Nov. 23, Nickel City is taking...

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The Christmas-themed pop-up bar Miracle on 5th Street will be back this year in downtown Austin — but this time, there’s going to be a second location in another part of town offering holiday cocktails with a tiki twist, according to Eater Austin.  Starting the day after Thanksgiving, on Nov. 23, Nickel City is taking...
UtopiaFest, at new venue, to have its own beer from Zilker Brewing
 At a scenic ranch setting closer to Austin than its past festival location, UtopiaFest Down in the Oaks returns in early November with all the things people have loved about it for 10 years: lots of live music, camping options, art installations and more. But there will be something new, too — a beer brewed just for the fest. The producers...

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At a scenic ranch setting closer to Austin than its past festival location, UtopiaFest Down in the Oaks returns in early November with all the things people have loved about it for 10 years: lots of live music, camping options, art installations and more. But there will be something new, too — a beer brewed just for the fest. The producers...
Check out events like Zach Theatre’s “Once” on Wednesday and beyond
 Theater & dance “Once.” Based on the 2007 Academy Award-winning film, the musical “Once,” as produced by Zach Theatre, is an enchanting modern love story about an Irish musician and a Czech immigrant who are drawn together by their shared love of music. The production features breathtaking melodies by Glen Hansard...

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Theater & dance “Once.” Based on the 2007 Academy Award-winning film, the musical “Once,” as produced by Zach Theatre, is an enchanting modern love story about an Irish musician and a Czech immigrant who are drawn together by their shared love of music. The production features breathtaking melodies by Glen Hansard...
Plan out your week: Austin events include Tim Allen stand-up show
 Coming up “Once.” Based on the 2007 Academy Award-winning film, the musical “Once,” as produced by Zach Theatre, is an enchanting modern love story about an Irish musician and a Czech immigrant who are drawn together by their shared love of music. The production features breathtaking melodies by Glen Hansard of the...

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Coming up “Once.” Based on the 2007 Academy Award-winning film, the musical “Once,” as produced by Zach Theatre, is an enchanting modern love story about an Irish musician and a Czech immigrant who are drawn together by their shared love of music. The production features breathtaking melodies by Glen Hansard of the...
Looking for things to do Tuesday? Try the “Game of Thrones” concert
 1. “Game of Thrones” Live Concert Experience 8 p.m. Sept. 18. $39.50-$99.50. 1701 Red River St. uterwincenter.com. Missing all your favorite Westeros characters? Can’t wait until the final season returns next year? You know you do. And so many, many others, which is no doubt why this concert is at the massive Frank Erwin...

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1. “Game of Thrones” Live Concert Experience 8 p.m. Sept. 18. $39.50-$99.50. 1701 Red River St. uterwincenter.com. Missing all your favorite Westeros characters? Can’t wait until the final season returns next year? You know you do. And so many, many others, which is no doubt why this concert is at the massive Frank Erwin...
From Oktoberfest to KUTX’s Rock the Park, lots to do this autumnal week
 1. Real Ale Oktoberfest 2018 Noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 22. $23. 231 San Saba Court, Blanco. eventbrite.com/e/real-ale-oktoberfest-2018-tickets-47678232878. Fall in Austin has come to mean bratwurst, polka music and beer steins that we can barely hold. Oktoberfest season has arrived, and this celebration in Blanco is one you don’t want to...

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1. Real Ale Oktoberfest 2018 Noon to 5 p.m. Sept. 22. $23. 231 San Saba Court, Blanco. eventbrite.com/e/real-ale-oktoberfest-2018-tickets-47678232878. Fall in Austin has come to mean bratwurst, polka music and beer steins that we can barely hold. Oktoberfest season has arrived, and this celebration in Blanco is one you don’t want to...