Comedy 2013
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THE SACRED BEASTS

comedy · n/a · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America

The booze and resentment-soaked real life friendship of Ernest Hemingway and Orson Welles is conjured in three scenes spanning three decades with the besotted wordsmiths played by different actors in each stage of their lives. Claim your ringside seat as these fists of genius at last come to blows.
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THE NEW BAD BOYS OF MAGIC

comedy · the mystery society · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America

Daniel Donohue and Eric Siegel were the hottest magic act in Chicago—until their rockstar lifestyle forced Eric into early retirement. After a decade apart, the two will try to reignite…the magic. Don’t miss the show one suburban mom called “completely inappropriate for my son’s birthday!”
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THE BAKERY

comedy · the bardic bastards · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America

When a struggling bakery owner is faced with foreclosure, he must work together with his idiot brother to save his livelihood, despite the efforts of a scorned businessman, a potential rabid Sasquatch situation, and a bitter ex-employee determined to lace his baguette dough with rat poison.
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PINATA

comedy · absolute theatre · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America

In Scott Mullen’s new comedy, two “Bad Moms” get a time out at their kids’ birthday party by a type-A mom. In the makeshift penalty box, their tough exteriors soon shatter and they learn what’s really going on inside each other. Directed by Stan Zimmerman.
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THE GOOD GIRL

comedy · bandun · Ages 16+ · Australia

She has one job: to care for an elite robot prostitute. He is the maintenance man who repairs it. Life for both of them has been simple and regulated. Until now. The Good Girl is a black comedy set in the future. It’s about sex and ambition and getting ahead. Whatever it takes.
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BLOODY AWFUL: TWO TWISTED COMEDIES BY LELAND FRANKEL

comedy · shinbone theatre company · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America

Laugh 'til you die during this double bill of macabre comedies ("The Callback" and "Slaughterhouse") by award-winning playwright Leland Frankel. Disturbing show tunes, refrigerators full of body parts, and an Emma Stone-obsessed serial killer are just a few of the dark delights in store.
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86'D

comedy · kettle one productions · Ages 15+ · one person show · United States of America

WINNER of The Encore Producer's Award, 86'd, is a one-woman show about life on all sides of the service industry. Running time: 55min
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HUMAN HOTHOUSE: THE AFTERSHOW

comedy · rah · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America

"Vain, vapid, vulgar...and the second most popular TV show in the nation." Things go horribly wrong in the season finale of "Human Hothouse: The Aftershow," a weekly re-cap of the the nation's hottest TV show, "Human Hothouse."
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DARK ARTS

comedy · the ichabod's cranium players · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America

VEEP meets HOUSE OF CARDS as crisis PR firm Klein & St. Jude battle dark forces, and themselves, to rescue a woman’s company from a conspiracy to crush her. Buzz feed's #1 Most Anticipated Fringe Play! Don't miss secret immersive prelude/finale.Details: www.darkartsplay.com
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ONE WOMAN SHOW WITH A COUPLE OTHER PEOPLE

comedy · hayley goldstein · United States of America

Hayley Goldstein takes you on a journey filled with horrific comedy, beautiful live music, and moments of silence. Alas, words alone cannot describe the magnitude of what you will experience. Written and Directed by Hayley Goldstein
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THE DEFECATE-ABLES

comedy · caffeine high productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America

A rhyming couplets musical that satirically covers the silliness that was the 2016 election. In which 7 actors will take on 30 roles covering the rise of Donald Trump!
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UNREALISTIC EXPECTATIONS

comedy · greg. · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America

Alex is very depressed and his girlfriend left him last night. He gets drinks with his best friend/roommate Frankie to take his mind off it. But when he meets their waitress, he thinks she's attractive—so he imagines their entire relationship together before he actually meets her.
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LOVES ADVENTURES

comedy · broads' word ensemble · United States of America

Love is a battlefield! Follow Lady Orphant, as she joins the army to pursue her love, while Lady Bashful fights at home against unwanted suitors. An outspoken feminist in the 1600s, Margaret Cavendish used humor to challenge gender norms in a war many women are still waging.
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LYMPHOMANIAC

comedy · megan timpane · Ages 14+ · one person show · United States of America

Lymphomaniac is a tory about a 22 year old actress who finds out she has Lymphoma and is faced with 6 months of chemo. Despite the misfortune of her diagnosis, she defeats her cancer and recounts some of the funniest moments and important lessons that came about during her treatment.
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DADDY WALKS LIKE A SLUT

comedy · happy/sad artist collective · Ages 17+ · world premiere · United States of America

Three short plays in thirty minutes or less. You'll laugh. You'll cry. You'll inexplicably leave craving pierogies. Daddy Issues, Walk of Shame and SLUT examine femininity from that awkward position where you hold your purse while trying to wash your hands in a public restroom.

Still Life of an Orange Puppet Parables

A 3976 m 3081343

A series of fables that are absurd, funny and poignant. Through storytelling, animation, and puppetry, performance artist Jean Minuchin takes the audience on a journey into today’s most pressing issues through the charm of puppetry.

Love, Locs & Liberation by Ella Turenne

A 3927 m 1189225

From the rituals that Black women hold in relation to their hair to Ella's experience as an American woman with ties to Haitian culture, Ella shows why hair is an intimate and essential part of Black life through the eyes of 21 characters.

UnReel - A comedy

A 3972 m 6250900

Its 1979. The night before his college entrance exams, a foolish young man embarks on an uncertain journey to his dark side. A manifesto, wrapped in a polemic, wrapped in a crisis.

ECHOES

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West Coast premiere. Two English schoolgirls, born 175 years apart, suffer similar horrors travelling to the East. Winner of the major theatre awards in Edinburgh, Adelaide & Prague. *****Sunday Mail *****Adelaide Theatre Guide ***** The Advertiser