"TRANSITION"

comedy · none · Ages 13+ · United States of America
"Transition" imagines the November 10, 2016 meeting in the White House between President Obama and Donald Trump some 36 hours after the General Election as the fate of our democracy hung in the balance. Stars Harry S. Murphy and Joshua Wolf Coleman.
"Transition" imagines the November 10, 2016 meeting in the White House between President Obama and Donald Trump some 36 hours after the General Election as the fate of our democracy hung in the balance. Stars Harry S. Murphy and Joshua Wolf Coleman.

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.
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.

WELCOME TO HERETOFORE

comedy · westward ho · Ages 15+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States of America
In an abandoned Wild West town, well after the Gold Rush, an old man is taken care of every day by his faithful companion. Into their midst comes a female force-of-nature who will by day's end change both of their lives forever.
In an abandoned Wild West town, well after the Gold Rush, an old man is taken care of every day by his faithful companion. Into their midst comes a female force-of-nature who will by day's end change both of their lives forever.

KING OF THE BEANIE BABIES

comedy · melissa strype · Ages 12+ · one person show · United States of America
Melissa Strype makes her solo debut in "King of the Beanie Babies," an original one-woman-show in which she teaches her Beanie Babies what she's learned in the past 20 years. With lessons ranging from dolphin rides to pubic hair, join Melissa and 13 Beanie B's on the ride of a weektime.
Melissa Strype makes her solo debut in "King of the Beanie Babies," an original one-woman-show in which she teaches her Beanie Babies what she's learned in the past 20 years. With lessons ranging from dolphin rides to pubic hair, join Melissa and 13 Beanie B's on the ride of a weektime.

PRETTY, WITTY NELL

comedy · rogue shakespeare® · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
MUST SEE! Hollywood Fringe International Award Winner of 2015 & 2016! Comedy Award Nominee 2016! Famed British playwright, Ryan J-W Smith's wildest comedy penned in his iconic, award-winning iambic verse. This outrageous farce retells the history of infamous English actress/courtesan, Nell Gwynne.
MUST SEE! Hollywood Fringe International Award Winner of 2015 & 2016! Comedy Award Nominee 2016! Famed British playwright, Ryan J-W Smith's wildest comedy penned in his iconic, award-winning iambic verse. This outrageous farce retells the history of infamous English actress/courtesan, Nell Gwynne.

BROKE AND UGLY

comedy · broke and ugly · world premiere · United States of America
‪This EPIC narrative is the UNTOLD STORY of a MULTICULTURAL group of women, adopting a young HOLLYWOOD starlet, and negotiating with ALIENS. Not really. We are Broke and Ugly. This is a longform improv show. We need YOU to help figure out what we're going to do. So many surprises! (for all of us.)‬
‪This EPIC narrative is the UNTOLD STORY of a MULTICULTURAL group of women, adopting a young HOLLYWOOD starlet, and negotiating with ALIENS. Not really. We are Broke and Ugly. This is a longform improv show. We need YOU to help figure out what we're going to do. So many surprises! (for all of us.)‬

THANKSGIVING

comedy · samovar subway ensemble · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States of America
THANKSGIVING (a dysfunctional family comedy) 

 Chloe Patterson has invited her perfect fiancé to what she will make sure is the perfect Thanksgiving, despite her very imperfect family. She's provided for every possible contingency... except the unexpected guest: a Las Vegas stripper. 


THANKSGIVING (a dysfunctional family comedy) 

 Chloe Patterson has invited her perfect fiancé to what she will make sure is the perfect Thanksgiving, despite her very imperfect family. She's provided for every possible contingency... except the unexpected guest: a Las Vegas stripper. 



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.
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.

BEEN SO LONG

comedy · amygdala productions in co-production with stella adler lab theatre · Ages 14+ · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
The U.S premiere of acclaimed British playwright Ché Walker's "Been So Long" (Royal Court Theatre, London 1998). In a defunct Tex-Mex pub in Camden Town, London, a lothario, a loser, two girls on reunion, and a barman, wrestle with loneliness, violent love and revenge.
The U.S premiere of acclaimed British playwright Ché Walker's "Been So Long" (Royal Court Theatre, London 1998). In a defunct Tex-Mex pub in Camden Town, London, a lothario, a loser, two girls on reunion, and a barman, wrestle with loneliness, violent love and revenge.

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.
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.

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!
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!

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."
"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."

BACHELORETTE BY LESLYE HEADLAND

comedy · twin coasts · Ages 17+ · United States of America
What if the mean girls from high school were still mean girls ten years later? Throw together the night before a wedding, plenty of booze and drugs, old wounds and resentment and you have a wickedly cruel comedy about female friendship and growing up in an age of excess.
What if the mean girls from high school were still mean girls ten years later? Throw together the night before a wedding, plenty of booze and drugs, old wounds and resentment and you have a wickedly cruel comedy about female friendship and growing up in an age of excess.

HOME GIRL

comedy · written by & starring tess middlebrook & abra s. moore · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
Caitlin, 30, is happy living the "LA dream"! When she plans a trip home to celebrate a friend she quickly learns; locals still reek of booze & bad attitudes, a stranger is LIVING with her mother and that everyone has only one question for her; when you havin’ a baby Caitlin?
Caitlin, 30, is happy living the "LA dream"! When she plans a trip home to celebrate a friend she quickly learns; locals still reek of booze & bad attitudes, a stranger is LIVING with her mother and that everyone has only one question for her; when you havin’ a baby Caitlin?

THE DAVID MAYES SHOW

comedy · the nitro collective · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
David Mayes is a lawyer. They gave him a talk show. Nobody knows why. We shall endure.
David Mayes is a lawyer. They gave him a talk show. Nobody knows why. We shall endure.

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