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HOW TO BE A ROCK STAR

musicals and operas · what is "phone rings, door chimes, in comes?" · Ages 18+ · flashing lights · world premiere · one person show · 90 mins · United States of America
Sam Pocker teaches you how to become a rock star using common household items.
Sam Pocker teaches you how to become a rock star using common household items.

START SWIMMING

ensemble theatre · indomitus theatre · Ages 15+ · flashing lights · 45 mins · Canada
Do young people have the power to create change? How do they fight unseen powers that manipulate their fear when the rules keep changing? With Pavlovian consequences & Orwellian overtones, this play questions authority & the definition of freedom, while exploring the journey of revolution.
Do young people have the power to create change? How do they fight unseen powers that manipulate their fear when the rules keep changing? With Pavlovian consequences & Orwellian overtones, this play questions authority & the definition of freedom, while exploring the journey of revolution.

REVENGE OF THE ROOTBEER: THE SEQUEL TO NIGHT OF THE ROOTBEER

comedy · zero effort productions · Ages 21+ · flashing lights · world premiere · 50 mins · United States of America
Your contempt is our root beer.
Your contempt is our root beer.

45 MILLIGRAMS

ensemble theatre · enk · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 33 mins · United States of America
Two roommates in a mental institution complain to their doctor about an imaginary man.
Two roommates in a mental institution complain to their doctor about an imaginary man.

I'M JENNIFER MOTHER F*CKING LAWRENCE

comedy · cole quirk · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 45 mins · 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.

ROOTS: AN EVENING OF WORLD PREMIERE SHORT PLAYS

ensemble theatre · theatre of note · Ages 18+ · world premiere · 90 mins · United States of America
Roots is an evening of world premiere short plays that examine what it's like to live in a world of uncertainty. Big Ones by Lisa Sanaye Dring Deadpan by Phinneas Kiyomura The Smell of Something to Eat by Eric Patterson Rand! by Bill Robens
Roots is an evening of world premiere short plays that examine what it's like to live in a world of uncertainty. Big Ones by Lisa Sanaye Dring Deadpan by Phinneas Kiyomura The Smell of Something to Eat by Eric Patterson Rand! by Bill Robens

HUMAN FOUNTAINS

comedy · human fountains · Ages 0+ · family friendly · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
As seen on America's Got Talent (quarter-finalists) and countless television shows around the world! Prepare for a fountain show like you've never seen before! The Human Fountains' hilarious choreographed water spitting routines will keep you laughing and thirsty for more.
As seen on America's Got Talent (quarter-finalists) and countless television shows around the world! Prepare for a fountain show like you've never seen before! The Human Fountains' hilarious choreographed water spitting routines will keep you laughing and thirsty for more.

THE DEATH OF SAM MOBEAN

ensemble theatre · orgasmico theatre company · Ages 10+ · family friendly · flashing lights · world premiere · 50 mins · United States of America
From 2015 TOP OF FRINGE winner Orgasmico: in the strange world of Sam Mobean, institutions of justice, religion, and marriage all get thrown ass-backwards into a web of absurdity and insanity. Only three things are certain: 1) Sam Mobean will die. 2) Sam Mobean is dead. 3) Long live Sam Mobean
From 2015 TOP OF FRINGE winner Orgasmico: in the strange world of Sam Mobean, institutions of justice, religion, and marriage all get thrown ass-backwards into a web of absurdity and insanity. Only three things are certain: 1) Sam Mobean will die. 2) Sam Mobean is dead. 3) Long live Sam Mobean

SUBSTITUTION

ensemble theatre · strive studios · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 90 mins · United States of America
Substitution takes place in an acting class filled with many eclectic characters. Among the students is a zombie, a time traveler, a cactus-obsessed scientist, a sea nymph, and a dog. As the exercises progress, and their social lives intertwine, the hidden facets of their personal lives emerge.
Substitution takes place in an acting class filled with many eclectic characters. Among the students is a zombie, a time traveler, a cactus-obsessed scientist, a sea nymph, and a dog. As the exercises progress, and their social lives intertwine, the hidden facets of their personal lives emerge.

CHECKING IN AT THE LAST RESORT: CHARACTERS WELCOME

comedy · good shows · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 55 mins · United States of America
A two-man character show at the craziest hotel in Hollywood. Written and performed by Stanson Chung & Dave Snook. Produced by Conor Hanney.
A two-man character show at the craziest hotel in Hollywood. Written and performed by Stanson Chung & Dave Snook. Produced by Conor Hanney.

EVA PERON BY COPI EN ESPAÑOL

ensemble theatre · grupo de teatro ta'yer · Ages 12+ · 70 mins · United States of America
Eva Peron by Copi follows the mythical Evita Peron in her final hour. Grupo TA'YER is presenting this jewel of queer theater in Spanish with English subtitles with a diverse and talented group of local actors. TA'YER hopes to bring Copi's legacy to the queer Latino audience of Los Angeles.
Eva Peron by Copi follows the mythical Evita Peron in her final hour. Grupo TA'YER is presenting this jewel of queer theater in Spanish with English subtitles with a diverse and talented group of local actors. TA'YER hopes to bring Copi's legacy to the queer Latino audience of Los Angeles.