Office of Student Activities

Friday Night Live

Check out our Fall 2014 Friday Night Live !

Click on each performer’s picture for a link to a video and on their name for a link to their website. 

Erik Rivera, comedian

Friday, August 22nd at 9:00 pm in The Cove

— has appeared on “The Tonight Show”, Comedy Central, MTV Tr3s, TV Guide, NUVO TV’s Latino 101
— regularly performs at popular LA and NY comedy clubs





Courrier, alternative rock band

Friday, August 29th at 8:00 in The Cove

— Austin-based alternative rock band

— music has been featured on American Idol and ESPN

— opened for Blue October, performed at ACL 2013


imageSierra DeMulder, spoken word artist

Friday, September 5th at 9:30 pm in The Cove

— two-time National Poetry Slam champion
— named Best Female Poet at CUPSI 2009
— has published two books of poetry






Mark Toland, mind reader

Friday, September 12th at 8:00 pm in The Cove

— named “One of America’s Best Campus Artists” and nominated for “Best Variety Artist 2014” in Campus Activities Magazine
— performs mind-blowing interactions with the audience





Friday, September 19th at 8:00 pm in The Cove



Found Footage Festival, comedy videos

Friday, September 26th at 10:00 pm in The Cove

— a comedian has found (unintentionally) funny old videos and comments on them as you watch (similar to Alamo Drafthouse’s Master Pancake)
— has been featured on NPR, ABC World News, Jimmy Kimmel Live, and G4 TV’s Attack of the Show
— has been named a Critic’s Pick in dozens of publications, including The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle and The Chicago Tribune




The Hunts, indie-folk band

Friday, October 3rd at 8:00 pm in The Cove

— band comprised of seven siblings from Virginia
— have done seven U.S. tours and traveled worldwide for ten years
— will be performing at Austin City Limits 2014




Good News Poetry Tour, spoken word artists

Friday, October 17th at 8:00 pm in The Cove; free writing workshop at 4:30 pm, location TBD

— featuring Dylan Garity, Hieu Minh Nguyen, and Sam Cook
— credits among the group: College National Poetry Slam Champion, National Poetry Slam Champion, work featured on Upworthy and The Huffington Post, Co-Founder/Executive Director and Assistant Director of Button Poetry, author of The Way to the Sugar, works published in poetry journals



Step and Stroll, student step show

Friday, October 24th at 10:00 pm in Bishops Lounge

— co-sponsored by UPC and CDSJ
— step routine performances by student organizations 
— step teams from around the Austin / Georgetown area will perform as well



SU Drafthouse, movie night

Friday, October 31st at 9:00 pm in The Cove

— Halloween edition of SU Drafthouse
— movie and treats!


imageHomecoming Concert

Friday, November 7th at 8:00 pm in The Cove






Friday, November 14th at 8:00 pm in The Cove


imageSU Showcase, student performances

Friday, November 21st at 8:00 pm in The Cove

— performers are your peers… or it could be you!
— auditions on Tuesday, October 28th from 4:00-7:00 pm in the Ballrooms (tentative)



Casino Night, an SU tradition

Friday, December 5th at 7:00 pm in Bishops Lounge

— blackjack, craps, roulette, Texas hold’em and slot machines
— each attendee will receive “$20,000” in poker chips, which may be used at any table
— cash your chips in at the end of the night to enter drawings for various prizes
— enjoy a sampling of mocktails and snacks