WET THE HIPPO

comedy · john gilkey and the idiot workshop present · Ages 18+ · United States
Sketch, kind of. Stand-up, but not really. Improv, sort of. Some of LA's most twisted performers come together in a sublimely irreverent and beautifully chaotic exploration of friendship, individuality and belonging. Forget the rules, dive into the absurd, and throw in a bit of live music.
Sketch, kind of. Stand-up, but not really. Improv, sort of. Some of LA's most twisted performers come together in a sublimely irreverent and beautifully chaotic exploration of friendship, individuality and belonging. Forget the rules, dive into the absurd, and throw in a bit of live music.

KILL A BETTER MOUSETRAP

comedy · lanny panlock productions · Ages 14+ · family friendly · United States
Miles Merbinau aims--with good reason, he believes, and at any cost--to shut down the world's longest-running play, Agatha Christie's THE MOUSETRAP. Merbinau's frustrations, wild theories, and ruminations on the contrariness of success set the stage for this one-act comedy by Scott K. Ratner.
Miles Merbinau aims--with good reason, he believes, and at any cost--to shut down the world's longest-running play, Agatha Christie's THE MOUSETRAP. Merbinau's frustrations, wild theories, and ruminations on the contrariness of success set the stage for this one-act comedy by Scott K. Ratner.

MATT & BEN

comedy · io west · United States
"Matt & Ben" depicts its Hollywood golden boys – before J-Lo, before Gwyneth, before Oscar... before anyone actually gave a damn. When the screenplay for Good Will Hunting drops mysteriously from the heavens, the boys realize they're being tested by a Higher Power.
"Matt & Ben" depicts its Hollywood golden boys – before J-Lo, before Gwyneth, before Oscar... before anyone actually gave a damn. When the screenplay for Good Will Hunting drops mysteriously from the heavens, the boys realize they're being tested by a Higher Power.

THE THIRD DATE

comedy · stunt orange productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
Evan and Allie have made it to their 3rd date. A momentous occasion fraught with great expectations. Prepare for none of them to be met as their imagination takes over revealing each other's ex...and they have a lot to say. A hilariously awkward one-act by Deborah Gross. Directed by Doug Hannah.
Evan and Allie have made it to their 3rd date. A momentous occasion fraught with great expectations. Prepare for none of them to be met as their imagination takes over revealing each other's ex...and they have a lot to say. A hilariously awkward one-act by Deborah Gross. Directed by Doug Hannah.

CONFESSIONS OF THE HAPPY BRIDE

comedy · boo boo productions · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States
Confessions of the Happy Bride is the story of a girl desperate to realize her mother’s dreams of love, happiness, and a huge wedding...despite the bumpy aisle and the frumpy groom.
Confessions of the Happy Bride is the story of a girl desperate to realize her mother’s dreams of love, happiness, and a huge wedding...despite the bumpy aisle and the frumpy groom.

DOWN IN FRONT

comedy · independent · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States
Inner fantasies and monologues come to life with disastrous effects in this comedy about love, relationships...and people with big heads. Sometimes, the key to happiness is where you're sitting.
Inner fantasies and monologues come to life with disastrous effects in this comedy about love, relationships...and people with big heads. Sometimes, the key to happiness is where you're sitting.

2013 ENCORE SHOWS: TEXAS LOVES LYLA!

comedy · combined artform/theatre asylum · Ages 12+ · family friendly · one person show · United States
Encore performances of 2012s Hollywood Fringe WINNER for Best One Person Show! A Comedy musical about bullying and gay teen suicide.
Encore performances of 2012s Hollywood Fringe WINNER for Best One Person Show! A Comedy musical about bullying and gay teen suicide.

I'M DOING THE BEST I CAN

comedy · phoebe ventouras · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
Phoebe wants to put on a great show. She really does. Armed with wit, critical thinking, and a tube of lip-gloss, she can conquer anything. Except maybe her own attention span. What happens when a bookish little girl grows up to crave the spotlight? This one-woman comedy show.
Phoebe wants to put on a great show. She really does. Armed with wit, critical thinking, and a tube of lip-gloss, she can conquer anything. Except maybe her own attention span. What happens when a bookish little girl grows up to crave the spotlight? This one-woman comedy show.

GOD DAMN TIM TEBOW!

comedy · dayton young · Ages 18+ · flashing lights · includes nudity · world premiere · United States
Tim Tebow is a hapless benchwarmer whose prayers are answered when a group of angels decides to turn the second-stringer into the second coming of Jesus Christ. But another spirit takes an interest in Tim Tebow's fate, and this mysterious being's intentions may not be so pure...
Tim Tebow is a hapless benchwarmer whose prayers are answered when a group of angels decides to turn the second-stringer into the second coming of Jesus Christ. But another spirit takes an interest in Tim Tebow's fate, and this mysterious being's intentions may not be so pure...

DADDY DIDN'T DIE, DID HE?

comedy · will matthews & casey christensen · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
Thanks to his oddball mourners, Daddy's funeral is running way behind schedule and it's up to one overwhelmed undertaker to get it back on track in this farcical one-act written and performed by Will Matthews (Punk'd) & Casey Christensen (Chelsea Lately). Directed by Jeffrey Addiss (The Majestic).
Thanks to his oddball mourners, Daddy's funeral is running way behind schedule and it's up to one overwhelmed undertaker to get it back on track in this farcical one-act written and performed by Will Matthews (Punk'd) & Casey Christensen (Chelsea Lately). Directed by Jeffrey Addiss (The Majestic).

RYAN IS LOST

comedy · awake/unafraid · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States
Oh no! Frank and Avis have lost their nephew in a busy mall! Maybe if they wait on that bench he'll show up. Maybe everything will be okay. Maybe if they wait long enough, their lives will have meaning. Maybe somebody's coming to rescue them. Maybe... wait, why are they sitting there again?
Oh no! Frank and Avis have lost their nephew in a busy mall! Maybe if they wait on that bench he'll show up. Maybe everything will be okay. Maybe if they wait long enough, their lives will have meaning. Maybe somebody's coming to rescue them. Maybe... wait, why are they sitting there again?

COLTERRORISM II: THE NESTLE QUIKENING

comedy · cmf · Ages 21+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
Part slideshow, part keynote, free association at times, a tap from my consciousness. Tales of international travel, dating, animal attacks, hot air balloon crashes, radioactive journeys, celebrity encounters, drugs, world history and poor life choices are fancifed by images, animation and video.
Part slideshow, part keynote, free association at times, a tap from my consciousness. Tales of international travel, dating, animal attacks, hot air balloon crashes, radioactive journeys, celebrity encounters, drugs, world history and poor life choices are fancifed by images, animation and video.

HARMON LEON IN IRONIC/NOT IRONIC

comedy · harmon leon inc. · Ages 15+ · one person show · United States
A hit at comedy festivals worldwide. Is it ironic or NOT ironic? See and decide... "Hilarious!” –Howard Stern
 “One funny motherf*cker!” –Jimmy Kimmel
 “A comedy force to be reckoned with.” *****Edinburgh List
A hit at comedy festivals worldwide. Is it ironic or NOT ironic? See and decide... "Hilarious!” –Howard Stern
 “One funny motherf*cker!” –Jimmy Kimmel
 “A comedy force to be reckoned with.” *****Edinburgh List

NOT ANOTHER TEEN SOLO SHOW

comedy · full disclosure productions · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States
After a less than ideal youth-hood, a spunky Indian girl in Indiana turns to the popular teen movies of the time (She's All That, Cruel Intentions, Bring It On, etc.) for guidance on how to master high school. Because real life is totally just like the movies… right?
After a less than ideal youth-hood, a spunky Indian girl in Indiana turns to the popular teen movies of the time (She's All That, Cruel Intentions, Bring It On, etc.) for guidance on how to master high school. Because real life is totally just like the movies… right?

TAKE ME TO THE POORHOUSE

comedy · take me to the poorhouse · Ages 13+ · world premiere · one person show · Nigeria
WINNER: BEST INTERNATIONAL, NOMINEE: DUENDE DISTINCTION A sparkling new comedy about a middle-class Nigerian 3rd grader who dreams of becoming poor to win the heart of her popular classmate. A fresh glimpse of African life about a girl eager to reject herself in to order to feel like she belongs.
WINNER: BEST INTERNATIONAL, NOMINEE: DUENDE DISTINCTION A sparkling new comedy about a middle-class Nigerian 3rd grader who dreams of becoming poor to win the heart of her popular classmate. A fresh glimpse of African life about a girl eager to reject herself in to order to feel like she belongs.

2 for 1

Two hilarious one woman shows for the price of one! It's double the self-indulgence! Double the breakdowns! And twice you’ll ask — Is she okay?

UPROOTED

Buckle your seat belts as the creatures of Vanessa’s inner world take you on the flight of her life! UPROOTED is a fantastical, mythological tale that explores themes of finding home, eating disorder recovery, bullying and finding your voice.

Anna St. Hesia Dreams

Anna is trapped in an anesthesia-related coma. Her only way out is to sink deeper into fantasy – a dark fairytale where people weave dreams into tourist destinations. When reality isn’t worth it, is fantasy the next best thing?

TEMPLE TANTRUM

Experience Nicole Steinwedell's One Woman Show about surviving a cult…it's hilarious! @THE BROADWATER SECOND STAGE! SUN 6/9 @ 7pm, FRI /614 @ 7:30pm, SUN 6/16 @ 4pm, WED 6/19 @ 6:30pm, SAT 6/22 @ 1pm TICKETS: www.hollywoodfringe.org/projects/5906