SHOCK TREATMENT

comedy · io west · Ages 21+ · world premiere · United States
Two old friends reconnect for drinks at The Kibitz Room at Canter's Deli in Hollywood. Things get weird when they strike up a drunken conversation with the very serious punk band consisting of three middle school boys that are playing at the bar.
Two old friends reconnect for drinks at The Kibitz Room at Canter's Deli in Hollywood. Things get weird when they strike up a drunken conversation with the very serious punk band consisting of three middle school boys that are playing at the bar.

THUMB WARS

comedy · boring boys productions · Ages 18+ · United States of America
"Top 6 Fun & Fringy Shows" - LAist "Fast, fun, and so much to recognize in this play." "Fast paced and entertaining! Highly recommend" A crass comedic one-act of he/said, she /said, misinterpretations and the new realities of dating with your thumbs.
"Top 6 Fun & Fringy Shows" - LAist "Fast, fun, and so much to recognize in this play." "Fast paced and entertaining! Highly recommend" A crass comedic one-act of he/said, she /said, misinterpretations and the new realities of dating with your thumbs.

SHAME BASED FUN

comedy · independent · Ages 15+ · one person show · United States
Have you ever been plagued by an overwhelming sense of sexual guilt? Yes? (Yes.) Yes! Of course you have. In that case, this is the perfect show for you!
Have you ever been plagued by an overwhelming sense of sexual guilt? Yes? (Yes.) Yes! Of course you have. In that case, this is the perfect show for you!

3 SHORT PLAYS ABOUT SEX

comedy · independent · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
3 SHORT PLAYS ABOUT SEX: How do men connect with each other in a society where sex is a driving force? In its Los Angeles stage debut, 3 SHORT PLAYS ABOUT SEX explores the ways men push and provoke each other, leading them to unexpected places.
3 SHORT PLAYS ABOUT SEX: How do men connect with each other in a society where sex is a driving force? In its Los Angeles stage debut, 3 SHORT PLAYS ABOUT SEX explores the ways men push and provoke each other, leading them to unexpected places.

30 MINUTE MUSICALS: OUTBREAK/INDEPENDENCE DAY

comedy · 30 minute musicals · world premiere · United States
After versions of Showgirls, Jurassic Park, Top Gun, Ghostbusters, Teen Witch, Home Alone, Roadhouse, Hook, and Transformers 30 MINUTE MUSICALS returns with a double-feature including their parody of the Will Smith summer blockbuster, INDEPENDENCE DAY, and the contagious thriller, OUTBREAK.
After versions of Showgirls, Jurassic Park, Top Gun, Ghostbusters, Teen Witch, Home Alone, Roadhouse, Hook, and Transformers 30 MINUTE MUSICALS returns with a double-feature including their parody of the Will Smith summer blockbuster, INDEPENDENCE DAY, and the contagious thriller, OUTBREAK.

'DENTITY CRISIS

comedy · alexa-sascha lewin and selah victor · Ages 17+ · United States
Christopher Durang’s absurd comedy challenges our perceptions of sanity, sexuality and gender. Recovering from a nervous breakdown, Jane is nursed and nagged by her energetic and overwhelming mother, Edith Fromage, who claims to have invented cheese. I dentity, you dentity, he she or it dentities.
Christopher Durang’s absurd comedy challenges our perceptions of sanity, sexuality and gender. Recovering from a nervous breakdown, Jane is nursed and nagged by her energetic and overwhelming mother, Edith Fromage, who claims to have invented cheese. I dentity, you dentity, he she or it dentities.

LIGATURE MARKS

comedy · gideon productions · Ages 15+ · United States
Jill can't live without Terry. So it's up to both of them—and Terry's favorite online multi-player game, NOIR—to make sure she never has to. LIGATURE MARKS charts a twisted romance between two of life's losers as they take one last shot to be something other than who they are. Noir/Comedy.
Jill can't live without Terry. So it's up to both of them—and Terry's favorite online multi-player game, NOIR—to make sure she never has to. LIGATURE MARKS charts a twisted romance between two of life's losers as they take one last shot to be something other than who they are. Noir/Comedy.

THERE IS A HAPPINESS THAT MORNING IS

comedy · action! theatre company · Ages 15+ · includes nudity · United States
Two Poetry Lectures... Two Lovers... One Public Sex Act... Action! Theatre Company presents the West Coast premiere of Mickle Maher's comedy, directed by Tiger Reel and featuring Christina Keefe, Jack Young & Ted Heyck.
Two Poetry Lectures... Two Lovers... One Public Sex Act... Action! Theatre Company presents the West Coast premiere of Mickle Maher's comedy, directed by Tiger Reel and featuring Christina Keefe, Jack Young & Ted Heyck.

THE BEST OF CRAIGSLIST: LIVE!

comedy · room 5 productions · Ages 12+ · United States
The Best of Craigslist is performance of posts from our virtual community messaging board. Inspired by John Pick's Funny or Die series, this absurd and eclectic portrait was called "one LA's best under the radar evening activites" (LA I'm Yours) and "absurdly hilarious" by the LA Weekly. Come!
The Best of Craigslist is performance of posts from our virtual community messaging board. Inspired by John Pick's Funny or Die series, this absurd and eclectic portrait was called "one LA's best under the radar evening activites" (LA I'm Yours) and "absurdly hilarious" by the LA Weekly. Come!

I LAUGHED SO HARD....I CRIED.....

comedy · dark mark · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States
A one-man show by the only "Goth Comedian" Dark Mark He will make you laugh and be depressed at the same time.... He is giving comedy the Extreme Makeover it badly needs, tackling the topics few dare touch
A one-man show by the only "Goth Comedian" Dark Mark He will make you laugh and be depressed at the same time.... He is giving comedy the Extreme Makeover it badly needs, tackling the topics few dare touch

N8 ZWANG

comedy · green door productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
From the twisted minds of award winning playwright Nate Rufus Edelman and new playwright Ron Zwang, comes an hour of short plays. Soul mates on a desolate road. A first date. A vegan lost in the desert. Two dudes in a bar (x2). Warning: There may be puppets...
From the twisted minds of award winning playwright Nate Rufus Edelman and new playwright Ron Zwang, comes an hour of short plays. Soul mates on a desolate road. A first date. A vegan lost in the desert. Two dudes in a bar (x2). Warning: There may be puppets...

THE LAST TEMPTATION OF PAULA DEEN

comedy · fell swoop playwrights · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States
Hey y’all, it’s Fell Swoop here! Ten cooks from our kitchen have collaborated on this satiric romp through the life of America’s favorite restaurateur, entrepreneur, and good ol' southern gal. Come set a spell and learn a few tips on keeping your family close and your fan base closer.
Hey y’all, it’s Fell Swoop here! Ten cooks from our kitchen have collaborated on this satiric romp through the life of America’s favorite restaurateur, entrepreneur, and good ol' southern gal. Come set a spell and learn a few tips on keeping your family close and your fan base closer.

HISTORY OF THE BIZ: PART 1-ACTS

comedy · vicious circle · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
A collection of one act plays that satirize the history of entertainment from Shakespeare's experiments with language to David Mamet's searing, triumphant final piece of modern noir.
A collection of one act plays that satirize the history of entertainment from Shakespeare's experiments with language to David Mamet's searing, triumphant final piece of modern noir.

KARATE CHOP TERIYAKI COMEDY SHOW

comedy · karate chop comedy · Ages 13+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States
Traditional and modern Japanese style comedy in English! A Japanese female stand-up comic and an American male master of traditional arts join forces in a hysterical clash of culture, with storytelling, stand-up, theater, a Geisha teaser and funky karate demonstration!
Traditional and modern Japanese style comedy in English! A Japanese female stand-up comic and an American male master of traditional arts join forces in a hysterical clash of culture, with storytelling, stand-up, theater, a Geisha teaser and funky karate demonstration!

I LAUGH AT MY OWN JOKES

comedy · jwt entertainment · Ages 16+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States
When pride and envy gets in the way of love and friendship. All you can do is find the humor in the midst of adversary to laugh at your own jokes.
When pride and envy gets in the way of love and friendship. All you can do is find the humor in the midst of adversary to laugh at your own jokes.

Jessie's Messy Mind

As an artist living with schizo-affective, Jessie reveals mental difference in a refreshing new way. With original music, hilarious alternate personalities and a look inside a true manic episode, you'll see crazy like you've never seen it before.

SEX WITH STRANGERS

Sex blogger turned novelist Ethan crashes the B&B of gifted but obscure novelist Olivia. Each craves what the other posses. As attraction turns to sex, they inch closer to getting what they want but at what cost to their complicated relationship?

Cirque du Giselle

Cirque du Giselle is a dark & tragic love story of deceit, heartbreak, consequences, & redemption – where love eventually triumphs over vengeance from the grave & beyond. Brought to life on the stage in a swirl of aerial & cirque magic!

Bar of Dreams LA

Tickets on sale now! Dive into the dreams of a peculiar bartender and his unconscious mind. In this 2hr surreal experience, prepare for delicious drinks and hilarious shenanigans — all with a dose of childhood nostalgia!