VIRTUAL REALITY BY ALAN ARKIN

comedy · the extra mile workshop · Ages 13+ · United States of America
Whose reality is it, anyway? In the tug of war between who is right and who is left, there can only be two winners. Or two losers. With Jeff Elam and Matt Tramel, Directed by Glenn Morshower. Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.
Whose reality is it, anyway? In the tug of war between who is right and who is left, there can only be two winners. Or two losers. With Jeff Elam and Matt Tramel, Directed by Glenn Morshower. Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French, Inc.

TAKING HEAT

comedy · liquid desert · Ages 12+ · family friendly · United States of America
From Scientist Turned Comedian Tim Lee: Taking Heat follows Tim’s expedition around the world looking for the perfect wave. Far from what he had envisioned, this idyllic excursion is frequently interrupted by sobering encounters with climate change.
From Scientist Turned Comedian Tim Lee: Taking Heat follows Tim’s expedition around the world looking for the perfect wave. Far from what he had envisioned, this idyllic excursion is frequently interrupted by sobering encounters with climate change.

LES BANCS

comedy · les bancs · Ages 12+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
Three clowns find themselves trapped on Earth’s closest companion: The Moon. Will they band together to escape? Or will they blast each other into space dust? Find out from June 2nd to June 23rd as Les Bancs Clown Troupe makes their World Premiere at the Hollywood Fringe Festival.
Three clowns find themselves trapped on Earth’s closest companion: The Moon. Will they band together to escape? Or will they blast each other into space dust? Find out from June 2nd to June 23rd as Les Bancs Clown Troupe makes their World Premiere at the Hollywood Fringe Festival.

GOODBYE CHARLES

comedy · "it's complicated" company · Ages 16+ · United States of America
A dark romantic comedy about dating, marriage and death. Jill’s husband Charles mysteriously disappears after she refuses to grant him a divorce. She follows a string of clues to try and find out the secret Charles was keeping from her. One Act Play written by Gabriel Davis, directed by Kate Enge.
A dark romantic comedy about dating, marriage and death. Jill’s husband Charles mysteriously disappears after she refuses to grant him a divorce. She follows a string of clues to try and find out the secret Charles was keeping from her. One Act Play written by Gabriel Davis, directed by Kate Enge.

SEÑORITA MONTHLY JUICE

comedy · las callejeras · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
Senorita Monthly Juice is an absurd comedy that follows plant worker, Adelina, as she negotiates between her roles as a faithful “blood-worker” at a beauty startup and a mother concerned with the convoluted messages her very own company is televising out into the world.
Senorita Monthly Juice is an absurd comedy that follows plant worker, Adelina, as she negotiates between her roles as a faithful “blood-worker” at a beauty startup and a mother concerned with the convoluted messages her very own company is televising out into the world.

MOVIN' ON UP

comedy · self · Ages 18+ · United States of America
It’s funny-or-die-in-the-graveyard time when Jeremy Kehoe’s absurdist, existential comedy, “Movin’ On Up”, makes its West Coast premiere at the 2018 Hollywood Fringe Festival at The Complex Hollywood (Ruby Theater, 6476 Santa Monica Blvd.) June 1 - 21.
It’s funny-or-die-in-the-graveyard time when Jeremy Kehoe’s absurdist, existential comedy, “Movin’ On Up”, makes its West Coast premiere at the 2018 Hollywood Fringe Festival at The Complex Hollywood (Ruby Theater, 6476 Santa Monica Blvd.) June 1 - 21.

THE BIG PICTURE

comedy · - · Ages 16+ · one person show · Australia
The journey of a worldly wild card who has entertained in 50 countries, also USA. Jolly Goodfellow aka Rumpel was the original 'Fool on the Hill' in the Beatles-Cirque du Soleil 'Love' show in Vegas for 2 yrs 'An experience you will never forget' The Scotsman-Edinburgh Fringe www.rumpelcomedy.com
The journey of a worldly wild card who has entertained in 50 countries, also USA. Jolly Goodfellow aka Rumpel was the original 'Fool on the Hill' in the Beatles-Cirque du Soleil 'Love' show in Vegas for 2 yrs 'An experience you will never forget' The Scotsman-Edinburgh Fringe www.rumpelcomedy.com

ALEXA, TURN OFF HEARTBREAK

comedy · erickson & boggs · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
Two girls take you on a journey through an alternate reality in a land of break ups. They explore why a guy would ask you if you like Huskies and not wanna die in a bed with you in his 80's. There's also stuff like self discovery and things we haven't found yet...
Two girls take you on a journey through an alternate reality in a land of break ups. They explore why a guy would ask you if you like Huskies and not wanna die in a bed with you in his 80's. There's also stuff like self discovery and things we haven't found yet...

THE ACTOR'S NIGHTMARE

comedy · carbon artists theatre · Ages 10+ · flashing lights · United States of America
The on-stage physical manifestation of every actor's nightmare, The Actor's Nightmare by Christoper Durang is a one-act comedy exploring different style's of theatre (Shakespeare, Beckett, Coward) and how one man deals with being thrust onstage to perform without having ever seen his lines.
The on-stage physical manifestation of every actor's nightmare, The Actor's Nightmare by Christoper Durang is a one-act comedy exploring different style's of theatre (Shakespeare, Beckett, Coward) and how one man deals with being thrust onstage to perform without having ever seen his lines.

THE JOE & JOSHUA SHOW! (2018 EDITION)

comedy · joe & joshua present... · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
Joe & Joshua are BACK! Voted 2017 Top Ten by Stage Raw: "The writing in the show is sharp, satirical, and often incisive, providing both laughs and food for thought." Joe Hernandez-Kolski & Joshua Silverstein combine comedy, poetry, beatboxing, rap w/revealing storytelling to create a fun show!
Joe & Joshua are BACK! Voted 2017 Top Ten by Stage Raw: "The writing in the show is sharp, satirical, and often incisive, providing both laughs and food for thought." Joe Hernandez-Kolski & Joshua Silverstein combine comedy, poetry, beatboxing, rap w/revealing storytelling to create a fun show!

PIZZA AND WHINE

comedy · cappricielli productions · Ages 13+ · family friendly · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
A heart wrenching loss reunites four cousins to share one crazy night with a few evil and welcoming spirits, and song, forcing walls to come down… over a little Pizza and Wine.
A heart wrenching loss reunites four cousins to share one crazy night with a few evil and welcoming spirits, and song, forcing walls to come down… over a little Pizza and Wine.

WEINSTOWN

comedy · on the lamb productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
Set in a fictional town founded by Harvey Weinstein, "Weinstown" follows the famous men who went down in the #MeToo movement as they discuss an issue of vital importance to their town.
Set in a fictional town founded by Harvey Weinstein, "Weinstown" follows the famous men who went down in the #MeToo movement as they discuss an issue of vital importance to their town.

RESA FANTASTISKT MYSTISK

comedy · burglars of hamm · Ages 13+ · United States of America
WINNER OF THE HFF18 "TOP OF FRINGE" AWARD! Burglars of Hamm present this unknown masterpiece by Swedish master Lars Mattsun (1849-1912) — a mysterious journey into a world of art, sexuality and madness. “Consistently, smartly funny and delightfully original.”-NY Times
WINNER OF THE HFF18 "TOP OF FRINGE" AWARD! Burglars of Hamm present this unknown masterpiece by Swedish master Lars Mattsun (1849-1912) — a mysterious journey into a world of art, sexuality and madness. “Consistently, smartly funny and delightfully original.”-NY Times

JANE AUSTEN'S EMMA FRANKENSTEIN

comedy · sacred fools theater company · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
Monsters, music, and proper Regency manners! Looking to capitalize on the success of such mash-ups as "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies," Jane Austen brings us the story of the Woodhouse sisters and their search for love with the Frankenstein Family.
Monsters, music, and proper Regency manners! Looking to capitalize on the success of such mash-ups as "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies," Jane Austen brings us the story of the Woodhouse sisters and their search for love with the Frankenstein Family.

NOBODY'S REALLY HELPED ME

comedy · independent · Ages 14+ · one person show · United States of America
“Nobody’s Really Helped Me” is a one-woman musical comedy written and performed by Lanessa Long. It is made up of songs and stories about art and education, angst, identity, and encapsulates the melodramatic nature of being 22.
“Nobody’s Really Helped Me” is a one-woman musical comedy written and performed by Lanessa Long. It is made up of songs and stories about art and education, angst, identity, and encapsulates the melodramatic nature of being 22.

Five Pieces of Paper

How do you tell a story about the Holocaust without it being overwhelming? You sing in Yiddish, act, tell stories, puppeteer, clown, and bake... “Beautifully courageous and authentic performance. I laughed, I cried, and I was deeply moved.”

DOZED & CONFUSED

Carl Kozlowski fell asleep at the wheel of his car, made Oscar-winning actress Hilary Swank think he died mid-interview and had to race an LA bus at 90 mph. Now he's ready to share his craziest narcoleptic misadventures with you. Strap in!

SACRED FOOLS brings 3 new shows to HFF19

A devised adaptation of a Greek classic about corruption, weakness & power; a hilarious tale of a highly-trained marksman/history teacher; and a heartwarming comedy about an overbearing stage mother and her hapless son attempting to stage a comeback

Have you locked your heart, Elder?

Elder P. happily accepted the call to serve a Mormon mission in Sweden. He promised to lay aside all personal relationships for that entire time, accepting instead the constant scrutiny of a 24/7 working missionary companion. Then *she* showed up…