INVITATION TO LOVE...AND DEATH

comedy · tj o'brien · Ages 18+ · world premiere · 75 mins · United States of America
In this world premiere dark comedy, hit reality show "Invitation to Love" is an unlikely cross between The Bachelor & American Idol: male & female "Love Guests" participate in talent competitions to stay to win a proposal from the bisexual "Love Host". Suddenly, it's targeted by a serial killer…
In this world premiere dark comedy, hit reality show "Invitation to Love" is an unlikely cross between The Bachelor & American Idol: male & female "Love Guests" participate in talent competitions to stay to win a proposal from the bisexual "Love Host". Suddenly, it's targeted by a serial killer…

I'M JENNIFER MOTHER F*CKING LAWRENCE

comedy · cole quirk · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
Actress Jennifer Lawrence has some pretty intense fears, and she's about to tackle her first one; a spider.
Actress Jennifer Lawrence has some pretty intense fears, and she's about to tackle her first one; a spider.

FIFTY SHADES OF MELANIA

comedy · liana mesaikou · Ages 17+ · world premiere · one person show · 50 mins · United States of America
Victim or accomplice? Trapped or willing agent? Melania Trump is an enigma. This comedy show aims to explore the various faces of FLOTUS, who really doesn’t care. Or does she? Do u? What are some of the stereotypes women exploit or fight to reverse? What is our complicity as the audience?
Victim or accomplice? Trapped or willing agent? Melania Trump is an enigma. This comedy show aims to explore the various faces of FLOTUS, who really doesn’t care. Or does she? Do u? What are some of the stereotypes women exploit or fight to reverse? What is our complicity as the audience?

IF TRUTH BE TOLD

comedy · sitting kitty productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · 30 mins · United States of America
A raucous evening of comic stories, told by a woman who has seen a few things. Actress and humorist Jennifer Brown examines how the truth can play out in a variety of ways. What exactly is "the truth"? And when you are asked to tell the truth, whose truth do you stand in?
A raucous evening of comic stories, told by a woman who has seen a few things. Actress and humorist Jennifer Brown examines how the truth can play out in a variety of ways. What exactly is "the truth"? And when you are asked to tell the truth, whose truth do you stand in?

THE LIVING ROOM

comedy · dhali dati · Ages 13+ · 55 mins · United States of America
In a comedy of grief, these Accountants of Death work tirelessly to record the death toll. The occupational hazards wear on these two clowns as they learn the meaning of life and death. An absurd and physical jaunt brimming with existential phone calls, impaired dancing and the love of a goldfish.
In a comedy of grief, these Accountants of Death work tirelessly to record the death toll. The occupational hazards wear on these two clowns as they learn the meaning of life and death. An absurd and physical jaunt brimming with existential phone calls, impaired dancing and the love of a goldfish.

OLIVIA WILDE DOES NOT SURVIVE THE APOCALYPSE

comedy · red flag media productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 75 mins · United States of America
A hack director and a snooty actress stumble 300 years into the future, where an evil government has taken over the United States. As the only artists alive they must train political prisoners to put on a theatre production, or face execution.
A hack director and a snooty actress stumble 300 years into the future, where an evil government has taken over the United States. As the only artists alive they must train political prisoners to put on a theatre production, or face execution.

ALWAYS OPEN

comedy · life on its side studios · Ages 18+ · 70 mins · United States of America
Nothing happens. Everything changes. The middle of the night in the 90s at a 24 hour diner with the irregular regulars and the waitstaff that endure them. New arrivals upset the delicate stasis. They're not searching for meaning, they're hiding from it. One night seen from inside then out.
Nothing happens. Everything changes. The middle of the night in the 90s at a 24 hour diner with the irregular regulars and the waitstaff that endure them. New arrivals upset the delicate stasis. They're not searching for meaning, they're hiding from it. One night seen from inside then out.

JORDAN MAVERICK, HISTORY TEACHER

comedy · sacred fools theater company · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
Welcome to the school of hard glocks. Jordan Maverick is one of the nation's most highly-trained teachers - an excellent marksman, a black belt in Jujitsu, and an engaging History teacher. But when he transfers to one of the most dangerous schools in the country, he'll face one of his biggest fears!
Welcome to the school of hard glocks. Jordan Maverick is one of the nation's most highly-trained teachers - an excellent marksman, a black belt in Jujitsu, and an engaging History teacher. But when he transfers to one of the most dangerous schools in the country, he'll face one of his biggest fears!

THE THOUSANDTH NIGHT

comedy · intrepid theatre company · Ages 8+ · family friendly · one person show · 80 mins · United States of America
One Actor, 38 roles. It's Paris, 1943. An actor has one chance at freedom before his derailed train to a concentration camp gets moving. Like Scheherazade before him, this storyteller spins the tales of The Arabian Nights as though his life depends on it--and it does. "BRILLIANT!"-Metro Arts
One Actor, 38 roles. It's Paris, 1943. An actor has one chance at freedom before his derailed train to a concentration camp gets moving. Like Scheherazade before him, this storyteller spins the tales of The Arabian Nights as though his life depends on it--and it does. "BRILLIANT!"-Metro Arts

THE NARCISSIST NEXT DOOR

comedy · table of fun productions · Ages 14+ · world premiere · 90 mins · United States of America
The power of positive thinking goes hilariously wrong when a new neighbor teaches two dispirited friends an Ancient Peruvian Self Help Philosophy. Instead of being transformed they end up held hostage by two inept kidnappers. "Be careful who you wish for" has never been more appropriate.
The power of positive thinking goes hilariously wrong when a new neighbor teaches two dispirited friends an Ancient Peruvian Self Help Philosophy. Instead of being transformed they end up held hostage by two inept kidnappers. "Be careful who you wish for" has never been more appropriate.

SUNBATHE IN DARKNESS

comedy · skyejack productions · Ages 15+ · world premiere · 80 mins · United States of America
In the distant past of 2007, Casey writes fanfiction for the hit Alfie Wunderkid series of books. She writes really, really, really bad fanfiction. On purpose. As the fanfiction comes to life, what started out as a joke slowly morphs into a way for her to cope with the reality of being a teenager.
In the distant past of 2007, Casey writes fanfiction for the hit Alfie Wunderkid series of books. She writes really, really, really bad fanfiction. On purpose. As the fanfiction comes to life, what started out as a joke slowly morphs into a way for her to cope with the reality of being a teenager.

ED GOODMAN'S OL' TIMEY BRAINWASH

comedy · the eds goodman · Ages 18+ · world premiere · 55 mins · United States of America
It'll be a regular snake oil hootinany side show when Ed opens up his Trunk O' Stuff of jokes, stories, monologues, maybe even a tune or two. Oh, also a brutal deconstruction of the authoritarian patriarchal diseases that've been systematically and methodically poisoning humanity for 4,000 years...
It'll be a regular snake oil hootinany side show when Ed opens up his Trunk O' Stuff of jokes, stories, monologues, maybe even a tune or two. Oh, also a brutal deconstruction of the authoritarian patriarchal diseases that've been systematically and methodically poisoning humanity for 4,000 years...

IF IT GOES THERE

comedy · prime minister productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 75 mins · United States of America
It’s Saturday night, and Erik and Connor are looking to get laid. When they try their luck on a hook-up app, the night takes a turn they never expected and their true desires are revealed.
It’s Saturday night, and Erik and Connor are looking to get laid. When they try their luck on a hook-up app, the night takes a turn they never expected and their true desires are revealed.

THE BACKLINERS

comedy · the backliners · 90 mins · United States of America
The Backliners are an up-and-coming improv team! They envision a world where improv has become a widely accepted and sought after form of entertainment. The team has sold out shows in venues such as Room 41, Secret Rose Theater and Flappers Comedy Club. Let's have a laugh!
The Backliners are an up-and-coming improv team! They envision a world where improv has become a widely accepted and sought after form of entertainment. The team has sold out shows in venues such as Room 41, Secret Rose Theater and Flappers Comedy Club. Let's have a laugh!

STUFF I THINK IS FUNNY AND GOOD

comedy · good shows · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 55 mins · United States of America
It's a weird, scary, stupid time to be alive and this show celebrates that. A fast paced collection of sketches, short plays & character pieces from some of the funniest people around. Written by Emily Bolcik, Dandy Terkin and Mandi Bossard. Produced by Conor Hanney.
It's a weird, scary, stupid time to be alive and this show celebrates that. A fast paced collection of sketches, short plays & character pieces from some of the funniest people around. Written by Emily Bolcik, Dandy Terkin and Mandi Bossard. Produced by Conor Hanney.

Promo code thx for free tix (6.8 & 6.14)

Have you ever lived with someone and it didn't work out? Like a manic, time-jumping fever dream- Bobbie and August recreate all of their highs and lows of their relationship. Only, they have differing memories and perceptions of the events.

HOBOKEN

Jack and Erica find love after a one-night stand. She wants to be a famous actress and he's a mysterious Irishman who has the money to make her dreams come true – until taboo desires threaten to tear them apart.

To Richard!

A world premiere from Hollywood and Edinburgh Fringe award winner Jessica Durdock Moreno. A white lady and a Latino man cross paths in the woods of Connecticut. Chaos ensues. Hilarity abounds. There may be hugging. Discount code HUG for $10 tickets.