SEX, NUDITY, & OTHER WEAPONS OF MASS DESTRUCTION #BOGUSTITLE

ensemble theatre · alliance of los angeles playwrights · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States of America
Four short plays written by members of The Alliance of Los Angeles Playwrights (ALAP).
Four short plays written by members of The Alliance of Los Angeles Playwrights (ALAP).

RECLAIMED FREEDOM: FACT OR FICTION

ensemble theatre · 321 on fire! performing artist collective · Ages 17+ · includes nudity · world premiere · United States of America
Scott’s afraid to embrace being gay - his sex addiction & hurting other's won't allow it. Based off true LA events, combining documented facts & hilarious audience suggestion, we follow his journey as he pursues his passion of starting a theatre company, while facing his greatest enemy-himself.
Scott’s afraid to embrace being gay - his sex addiction & hurting other's won't allow it. Based off true LA events, combining documented facts & hilarious audience suggestion, we follow his journey as he pursues his passion of starting a theatre company, while facing his greatest enemy-himself.

NIGHT WITCHES

ensemble theatre · the thrillpeddlers · Ages 16+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
A tale of women in war. The 588th Night Bomber Regiment was a thorn in Hitler’s side on the hellish Eastern Front in WWII.
A tale of women in war. The 588th Night Bomber Regiment was a thorn in Hitler’s side on the hellish Eastern Front in WWII.

THE DESIGNATED MOURNER BY WALLACE SHAWN

ensemble theatre · into the blue · Ages 14+ · United States of America
The trio from Theatre of NOTE who brought you THE FEVER returns with Wallace Shawn's THE DESIGNATED MOURNER. Leaders of a familiar western nation choose to sacrifice freedom for total control, as the fate of three citizens unfolds in a story matched with equal parts heart, humor, and horror.
The trio from Theatre of NOTE who brought you THE FEVER returns with Wallace Shawn's THE DESIGNATED MOURNER. Leaders of a familiar western nation choose to sacrifice freedom for total control, as the fate of three citizens unfolds in a story matched with equal parts heart, humor, and horror.

DEAD HAPPY

ensemble theatre · the beachball repression · Ages 14+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States of America
Cell phones are sanitary. Humans on the other hand are filthy. Sludge monsters. Dead Happy—a madcap, temperamental duet—seeks to overturn the technological and excavate the most human bits of us that remain in tact, exploiting them for your viewing pleasure.
Cell phones are sanitary. Humans on the other hand are filthy. Sludge monsters. Dead Happy—a madcap, temperamental duet—seeks to overturn the technological and excavate the most human bits of us that remain in tact, exploiting them for your viewing pleasure.

SHE GOT OFF THE COUCH

ensemble theatre · moldy skipper · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
The comic story of a young lesbian whose family begins to fray when she tries to be frank with them about her sexual coming of age. Homophobia is not the family’s problem. It’s the prospect of candid conversation that throws them bizarrely off balance.
The comic story of a young lesbian whose family begins to fray when she tries to be frank with them about her sexual coming of age. Homophobia is not the family’s problem. It’s the prospect of candid conversation that throws them bizarrely off balance.

MOUNT VERNON

ensemble theatre · the vindicate co · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
THIS IS A MAJOR MUST SEE.**** You can’t possibly know that killing someone is forever. Can you? Directed by Peter Marc Jacobson. Sophie Ward and Brandon Ruiter star in a play about two strangers whose lives were changed in an instant.
THIS IS A MAJOR MUST SEE.**** You can’t possibly know that killing someone is forever. Can you? Directed by Peter Marc Jacobson. Sophie Ward and Brandon Ruiter star in a play about two strangers whose lives were changed in an instant.

ABSOLUTE ZERO (HOW LOVERS AND SAD PEOPLE HOLD UP THE WORLD)

ensemble theatre · n/a · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · world premiere · United States of America
In an unusually cold summer, 32 year-old Jim has kidnapped 17 year-old Charles, who he has fallen in love with at first sight. Trapped in Jim's basement, Charles is led through an existential journey to discover how it is that Lovers and Sad People always seem to hold up the World.
In an unusually cold summer, 32 year-old Jim has kidnapped 17 year-old Charles, who he has fallen in love with at first sight. Trapped in Jim's basement, Charles is led through an existential journey to discover how it is that Lovers and Sad People always seem to hold up the World.

THE OWL AND THE PUSSYCAT

ensemble theatre · light side of the moon · Ages 16+ · family friendly · United States of America
A mesmerizing love story, overflowing with humor, understanding, poignant humanness and life.
A mesmerizing love story, overflowing with humor, understanding, poignant humanness and life.

A SHADOW OF DOUBT

ensemble theatre · mb stage productions · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States of America
Nick Forman is a troubled writer who is accused of killing a young actress, Evelyn Dickenson. Nick’s past acts of violence make him the prime suspect in her murder. His only alibi, ex-reality star Kathryn Corvell.
Nick Forman is a troubled writer who is accused of killing a young actress, Evelyn Dickenson. Nick’s past acts of violence make him the prime suspect in her murder. His only alibi, ex-reality star Kathryn Corvell.

ONE STEP OVER

ensemble theatre · bsd productions and cyanide theatre · Ages 17+ · United States of America
By rapid turns sad, hilarious and truly terrifying, ONE STEP OVER follows the exploits of a group of gonzo Wall Street brokers who share no compunction about stealing from their clients, alienating their families, and turning on each other if it means making more money.
By rapid turns sad, hilarious and truly terrifying, ONE STEP OVER follows the exploits of a group of gonzo Wall Street brokers who share no compunction about stealing from their clients, alienating their families, and turning on each other if it means making more money.

HAPPY HOUR

ensemble theatre · waffles & eggs + venice symphony orchestra · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
Stories interweave as late-20-somethings struggle to be satisfied, find happiness and keep drinking in that transitional time in life when you start to question everything and dreams feel more like delusions than destinies. All in front of a live mini-orchestra. A new play & original music.
Stories interweave as late-20-somethings struggle to be satisfied, find happiness and keep drinking in that transitional time in life when you start to question everything and dreams feel more like delusions than destinies. All in front of a live mini-orchestra. A new play & original music.

COMPLEX[ION] WOMAN

ensemble theatre · gilbert henderson production · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
From making decisions such as straightening or curling our natural hair to coping with issues such as depression in the Black community, complex[ion] woman explores the intricacies of the everyday experiences of the contemporary woman of color in 2016.
From making decisions such as straightening or curling our natural hair to coping with issues such as depression in the Black community, complex[ion] woman explores the intricacies of the everyday experiences of the contemporary woman of color in 2016.

WAR STORIES

ensemble theatre · extra dry martini productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
The lives of four thirty-somethings in Los Angeles intersect in unexpected and disastrous ways, proving that when it comes to affairs of the heart, "every lover is a soldier." *Note: tickets at the door are CASH ONLY and are subject to availability.
The lives of four thirty-somethings in Los Angeles intersect in unexpected and disastrous ways, proving that when it comes to affairs of the heart, "every lover is a soldier." *Note: tickets at the door are CASH ONLY and are subject to availability.

DON'T SPILL YOUR DRINK

ensemble theatre · claire lake productions · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
Maddey uses her grit in the silliest fight for her life! Flailing limbs and a powerful conspiracy circle around her unusual condition. Will her sister and friend compromise their values and jobs to help her win? Dark comedy, medical irony, and touchingly weird.
Maddey uses her grit in the silliest fight for her life! Flailing limbs and a powerful conspiracy circle around her unusual condition. Will her sister and friend compromise their values and jobs to help her win? Dark comedy, medical irony, and touchingly weird.