Projects In Hollywood Fringe 2014

BELLI GEMELLI: AN OPERA SITCOM

the glorious act that we do · Ages 10+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States
Sung in Italian with English subtitles, "Belli Gemelli" is an operatic family sitcom set in the 90's. Jon, a teenage orphan, creates an alter-ego to date twin sisters and weasel his way into their family. Tensions mount at prom until Jon makes a decision that brings the family closer than ever.
Sung in Italian with English subtitles, "Belli Gemelli" is an operatic family sitcom set in the 90's. Jon, a teenage orphan, creates an alter-ego to date twin sisters and weasel his way into their family. Tensions mount at prom until Jon makes a decision that brings the family closer than ever.

NEXT TO NORMAL

adolescent theatre company · Ages 13+ · flashing lights · United States
Next to Normal is a musical about mental illness portrayed in a realistic, accurate way that illustrates one woman’s struggle with mental illness and the effect that has on both her and her family’s lives. This production features a cast and crew made up of teenagers between the ages of 14 and 19.
Next to Normal is a musical about mental illness portrayed in a realistic, accurate way that illustrates one woman’s struggle with mental illness and the effect that has on both her and her family’s lives. This production features a cast and crew made up of teenagers between the ages of 14 and 19.

SNOW WHITE-THE MUSICAL

the smiley face and the frown · Ages 1+ · family friendly · Iceland
After a 16 week SOLD OUT performance at Vista Hermosa Park in 2012, The Smiley Face and The Frown is breathing new life into their family friendly musical, Snow White. Based on the original Grimm's Fairy-tale, Snow White and her friends come to life onstage like you have never seen them before.
After a 16 week SOLD OUT performance at Vista Hermosa Park in 2012, The Smiley Face and The Frown is breathing new life into their family friendly musical, Snow White. Based on the original Grimm's Fairy-tale, Snow White and her friends come to life onstage like you have never seen them before.

SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD

a cuppa tea theatre company · Ages 10+ · family friendly · United States
One of the characters in Songs for a New World says "I don't want to philosophize. I just want to tell a story." That line describes Songs for a New World perfectly; In fact, it tells a whole collection of stories about life in a new world – even against seemingly overwhelming odds, I will survive!
One of the characters in Songs for a New World says "I don't want to philosophize. I just want to tell a story." That line describes Songs for a New World perfectly; In fact, it tells a whole collection of stories about life in a new world – even against seemingly overwhelming odds, I will survive!

PIECES OF CARRA

play. · Ages 15+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · United States
Pieces Of Carra is a musical memoir about embracing the inevitable.
Pieces Of Carra is a musical memoir about embracing the inevitable.

GENESIS

sutra · Ages 18+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States
Reconnect with nature in "Genesis", a live rock concert and movement piece. Let us remind ourselves not to beauty of the earth for granted. (side note, this is not a religious piece and does not promote the teachings of the bible. It is merely inspired by the text of the story of Genesis.)
Reconnect with nature in "Genesis", a live rock concert and movement piece. Let us remind ourselves not to beauty of the earth for granted. (side note, this is not a religious piece and does not promote the teachings of the bible. It is merely inspired by the text of the story of Genesis.)

WE CAN BE ONE: A MUSICAL ABOUT COMING HOME

better liar productions llc · Ages 21+ · world premiere · United States
Four friends, two couples: "We Can Be One" follows a US Marine returning from Iraq, and the three friends planning his party. Young, in love, and all too human, the two couples confront the heavy burdens of hope, promise and PTSD. With music and lyrics by LA-based songwriter Jaeger Christian.
Four friends, two couples: "We Can Be One" follows a US Marine returning from Iraq, and the three friends planning his party. Young, in love, and all too human, the two couples confront the heavy burdens of hope, promise and PTSD. With music and lyrics by LA-based songwriter Jaeger Christian.

CHROMA ENSEMBLE - A MUSICAL ADVENTURE FOR FAMILIES

chroma ensemble · Ages 0+ · family friendly · United States
CHROMA is back for two weekends only after last year's run of sold-out performances! This classical music ensemble creates a narrative journey with sketches, spoken word, singing, sets, costumes, mime, and dance, for children of all ages. It’s one of the finest children's shows you'll see in L.A.
CHROMA is back for two weekends only after last year's run of sold-out performances! This classical music ensemble creates a narrative journey with sketches, spoken word, singing, sets, costumes, mime, and dance, for children of all ages. It’s one of the finest children's shows you'll see in L.A.

THE LAST 5 YEARS

the smiley face and the frown · Ages 14+ · United States
This Drama Desk Award Winning, 90 minute musical, by Jason Robert Brown explores a 5 year relationship between Jamie and Cathy. The show uses a form of storytelling in which Cathy's story is told in reverse chronological order, and Jamie's is told in chronological order.
This Drama Desk Award Winning, 90 minute musical, by Jason Robert Brown explores a 5 year relationship between Jamie and Cathy. The show uses a form of storytelling in which Cathy's story is told in reverse chronological order, and Jamie's is told in chronological order.

ROCK AND ROLL'S GREATEST LOVERS

#wtfit productions · Ages 16+ · family friendly · flashing lights · includes nudity · world premiere · United States
DEAR JOHN, WHY YOKO?" - Inspired by John Lennon’s controversial love for Yoko Ono, this original rock musical is the Rock ‘n Roll “Romeo and Juliet” story about two rebels from opposite ends of the world who stood together for LOVE, causing a revolution in a time of fear & prejudice.
DEAR JOHN, WHY YOKO?" - Inspired by John Lennon’s controversial love for Yoko Ono, this original rock musical is the Rock ‘n Roll “Romeo and Juliet” story about two rebels from opposite ends of the world who stood together for LOVE, causing a revolution in a time of fear & prejudice.

THE TRANSLUCENT FROGS OF QUUUP

no excuses · Ages 16+ · United Kingdom
Picture it... London, 1922. Anthony Marigold-Bentley (Bank Clerk Third-class) meets Edith, a very modern woman- with ideas. Swept up into a world of romantic ideals, they throw caution to the wind and decide to take a trip up the Amazon River with the help of a witty narrator, a pianist and a canoe.
Picture it... London, 1922. Anthony Marigold-Bentley (Bank Clerk Third-class) meets Edith, a very modern woman- with ideas. Swept up into a world of romantic ideals, they throw caution to the wind and decide to take a trip up the Amazon River with the help of a witty narrator, a pianist and a canoe.

DORIAN'S DESCENT

requiem media entertainment & doma theatre company · Ages 12+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States
The award-winning DOMA Theatre Company and Requiem Media Productions bring you a world premiere musical based on Oscar Wilde's famous novel THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY.
The award-winning DOMA Theatre Company and Requiem Media Productions bring you a world premiere musical based on Oscar Wilde's famous novel THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY.

VICTORIAN COURTING AND ZOMBIES

blaskers and sassers present · Ages 18+ · United States
A Musical Comedy with Bite!
A Musical Comedy with Bite!

THE WEREWOLVES OF HOLLYWOOD BLVD: A DAMNABLE ROCK MUSICAL

orgasmico theatre company · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States
Two-time Fringe Best Musical Winner, the Orgasmico Theatre Company, premieres their biting new rock musical about the Hollywood underworld, the 2008 economic crisis and the real-life werewolves of history.
Two-time Fringe Best Musical Winner, the Orgasmico Theatre Company, premieres their biting new rock musical about the Hollywood underworld, the 2008 economic crisis and the real-life werewolves of history.

RAPTURE

the diviners · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States
A new musical comedy about a junior pastor who defies his mentor and hijacks Sunday service to expose the secrets of his church.
A new musical comedy about a junior pastor who defies his mentor and hijacks Sunday service to expose the secrets of his church.

ZOMBIES FROM THE BEYOND

the visceral company · Ages 8+ · family friendly · flashing lights · United States
LA PREMIERE! This musical comedy sendup of 1950s sci-fi B-movies takes a satirical look at American ideals and foibles during the cold war and space race paranoia of the Eisenhower era. A unanimous hit with critics in its 1995 Off-Broadway premiere, this show now makes its long-awaited LA debut!
LA PREMIERE! This musical comedy sendup of 1950s sci-fi B-movies takes a satirical look at American ideals and foibles during the cold war and space race paranoia of the Eisenhower era. A unanimous hit with critics in its 1995 Off-Broadway premiere, this show now makes its long-awaited LA debut!

THE FANTASTICKS - THE ORIGINAL FRINGE MUSICAL (1959)

good people theater company · Ages 10+ · family friendly · United States
Don’t miss Good People’s pristine revival (including a harp!). A beloved comic fable about two scheming fathers, a boy and a girl in love, a silent trickster commanding the sun and moon, a seductively handsome devil, and a pair of bungling “assistants” just dying to help.
Don’t miss Good People’s pristine revival (including a harp!). A beloved comic fable about two scheming fathers, a boy and a girl in love, a silent trickster commanding the sun and moon, a seductively handsome devil, and a pair of bungling “assistants” just dying to help.

BRONIES: THE MUSICAL

oddbird theatricals · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States
A new musical from the award-winning creative team of The Real Housekeepers of Studio City. Bronies: The Musical is the story of three outsiders who find purpose, meaning, love - and each other - all thanks to cartoon ponies.
A new musical from the award-winning creative team of The Real Housekeepers of Studio City. Bronies: The Musical is the story of three outsiders who find purpose, meaning, love - and each other - all thanks to cartoon ponies.

GENERATION ME THE MUSICAL

flying monkey productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States
At fifteen Milo Reynolds had it all: a seat at the popular table, the perfect girlfriend, the “coolest” parents, and friends who worship him. So, when Milo kills himself Monday morning, his friends and family are left questioning everything they thought they knew about him.
At fifteen Milo Reynolds had it all: a seat at the popular table, the perfect girlfriend, the “coolest” parents, and friends who worship him. So, when Milo kills himself Monday morning, his friends and family are left questioning everything they thought they knew about him.

GALLERY

davis-wheatley productions · Ages 15+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States
An unscrupulous art gallery owner tries to take advantage of an aspiring artist and his secretive model girlfriend. Book and lyrics by Deanne Davis and Music by David Wheatley
An unscrupulous art gallery owner tries to take advantage of an aspiring artist and his secretive model girlfriend. Book and lyrics by Deanne Davis and Music by David Wheatley

LYDIA TRUEBLOOD: THE BLACK WIDOW OF THE ATLANTIC COAST

traveling showcase productions · Ages 21+ · world premiere · United States
The Worlds ONLY One-And-A-Half-Woman Bloodfolk Cabaret!
The Worlds ONLY One-And-A-Half-Woman Bloodfolk Cabaret!

DRUNK TANK: THE MUSICAL

common good productions · Ages 16+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States
Set in an unnamed but all-too-familiar temporary holding cell, a cast of broken-down characters and misfit renegades fueled by booze are forced to put their real life journey on hold, for at least a brief moment… or forever…because it may just be the end of the world.
Set in an unnamed but all-too-familiar temporary holding cell, a cast of broken-down characters and misfit renegades fueled by booze are forced to put their real life journey on hold, for at least a brief moment… or forever…because it may just be the end of the world.