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.

ANITA BRYANT'S PLAYBOY INTERVIEW

comedy · big queen productions · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · world premiere · United States
In 1977, Anita Bryant won a campaign to overturn gay rights in Dade County, Florida, launching a right wing movement that remains with us today. In 1978, she agreed to sit down with Playboy Magazine for an outrageous and memorable interview that is recreated live on stage for the first time.
In 1977, Anita Bryant won a campaign to overturn gay rights in Dade County, Florida, launching a right wing movement that remains with us today. In 1978, she agreed to sit down with Playboy Magazine for an outrageous and memorable interview that is recreated live on stage for the first time.

WAITLESS

comedy · fierce backbone · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States
ENCORE PRODUCERS PICK! Life's a run on a treadmill. Shelley and Trent take the plunge and move to London for work, where they are challenged to find the right pace to discover if their love can go the distance.
ENCORE PRODUCERS PICK! Life's a run on a treadmill. Shelley and Trent take the plunge and move to London for work, where they are challenged to find the right pace to discover if their love can go the distance.

TWELFTH NIGHT, OR WHAT YOU WILL...

comedy · mine is yours · Ages 0+ · family friendly · United States
6-actor, 1-musician, 90-minute Twelfth Night; Shakespeare's most complexly hilarious comedy - complete with gender-swapping, breakneck quick-changes, and live, original music! Not your grandma's Shakespeare.
6-actor, 1-musician, 90-minute Twelfth Night; Shakespeare's most complexly hilarious comedy - complete with gender-swapping, breakneck quick-changes, and live, original music! Not your grandma's Shakespeare.

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.

HARMON LEON IN YANK ME

comedy · theatre asylum · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States
Harmon has made a career out of infiltrating extremist subcultures in America. His multimedia show brings such horrors as beautiful baby contests, Christian Punk, and a hidden camera show with OJ Simpson. Hilarious!” Howard Stern “A comedy force to be reckoned with.” *****Edinburgh List
Harmon has made a career out of infiltrating extremist subcultures in America. His multimedia show brings such horrors as beautiful baby contests, Christian Punk, and a hidden camera show with OJ Simpson. Hilarious!” Howard Stern “A comedy force to be reckoned with.” *****Edinburgh List

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!

ROMEO AND JULIET IN HELL

comedy · mdr players · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States
Romeo and Juliet, dead, wake up to find themselves stuck in their Personal Hell - forced to listen to WEST SIDE STORY music for eternity. To escape, they must suffer through a production of their life story performed by the other inhabitants of Hell - Shakespeare’s dead characters!
Romeo and Juliet, dead, wake up to find themselves stuck in their Personal Hell - forced to listen to WEST SIDE STORY music for eternity. To escape, they must suffer through a production of their life story performed by the other inhabitants of Hell - Shakespeare’s dead characters!

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.

DEATH BY POWERPOINT

comedy · zappictures · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States
LA WEEKLY: "RECOMMENDED-1 OF TOP 7 SHOWS at the Hollywood Fringe!" TED Talks-style "Influencers" will attempt to destroy your precious Cherished Beliefs by making life-changing presentations as they compete for Money, Glory & PowerPoint immortality. Fun times! (Dark Comedy, 55 min)
LA WEEKLY: "RECOMMENDED-1 OF TOP 7 SHOWS at the Hollywood Fringe!" TED Talks-style "Influencers" will attempt to destroy your precious Cherished Beliefs by making life-changing presentations as they compete for Money, Glory & PowerPoint immortality. Fun times! (Dark Comedy, 55 min)

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.

LOST MOON RADIO PRESENTS MILLION DOLLAR HAIR

comedy · lost moon radio · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States
Lost Moon Radio (Top of Fringe ‘12, Best Comedy ‘11) invites you to a song-and-joke-filled tribute concert memorializing legendary music producer, label owner, and amateur homeopath Bernie Schonfeld. The rock stars who knew Bernie best sing of his adventures, scandals, and celebrated haircut.
Lost Moon Radio (Top of Fringe ‘12, Best Comedy ‘11) invites you to a song-and-joke-filled tribute concert memorializing legendary music producer, label owner, and amateur homeopath Bernie Schonfeld. The rock stars who knew Bernie best sing of his adventures, scandals, and celebrated haircut.

THE TRIAL OF DALI

comedy · pro arte productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
Watch the prosecution of Surrealist artist Salvador Dali for violating the moral code of Franco’s Spain in 1948. To win his freedom, prove his relevance as an artist, and save his marriage, Dali must defend his art. Things "get surreal" in this satirical romp through the mind of a legendary artist.
Watch the prosecution of Surrealist artist Salvador Dali for violating the moral code of Franco’s Spain in 1948. To win his freedom, prove his relevance as an artist, and save his marriage, Dali must defend his art. Things "get surreal" in this satirical romp through the mind of a legendary artist.

THE RECIDIVIST

comedy · tear the lines · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States
The Recidivist follows America's first African-American female jewel thief who broke the law, broke racial barriers and her mother's heart.
The Recidivist follows America's first African-American female jewel thief who broke the law, broke racial barriers and her mother's heart.

HOME

comedy · mixtape theatre · world premiere · United States
Mixtape Theatre Company brings you nine solo plays in one hour on the cozy, the bleak, the beautiful, terrible, hilarious, lonely and heartwarming, all - encompassing, identity defying and defining, the many, the only: HOME.
Mixtape Theatre Company brings you nine solo plays in one hour on the cozy, the bleak, the beautiful, terrible, hilarious, lonely and heartwarming, all - encompassing, identity defying and defining, the many, the only: HOME.