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SCHOOLCRAFT & MURRAY: SONGS FOR THE INARTICULATE

cabaret & variety · schoolcraft & murray · Ages 12+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States
Experience the sharp wit and tasty grooves of America's premiere unknowns. Two men armed with only guitars and wit, give voice to those in need of some assistance with the talking and stuff. Want a taste of what you're in for? www.schoolcraftandmurray.com
Experience the sharp wit and tasty grooves of America's premiere unknowns. Two men armed with only guitars and wit, give voice to those in need of some assistance with the talking and stuff. Want a taste of what you're in for? www.schoolcraftandmurray.com

SURVIVOR'S GUILT

comedy · gi gaga · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States
Franklin is a struggling young writer who can't seem to get his novel published - so he tries submitting it as a memoir instead. When the head of a major publishing company wants to meet the author, Franklin’s forced to hire an actor to play his alter ego… an 89-year-old survivor of The Holocaust.
Franklin is a struggling young writer who can't seem to get his novel published - so he tries submitting it as a memoir instead. When the head of a major publishing company wants to meet the author, Franklin’s forced to hire an actor to play his alter ego… an 89-year-old survivor of The Holocaust.

VICTORIAN COURTING AND ZOMBIES

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

MEET & GREET

comedy · combined artform · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
4 actresses (of a certain age) are all up for the same part in a new sitcom pilot. At the network casting office, old rivalries come to the surface, egos clash, and a shocking revelation forces them to question their entire existences.
4 actresses (of a certain age) are all up for the same part in a new sitcom pilot. At the network casting office, old rivalries come to the surface, egos clash, and a shocking revelation forces them to question their entire existences.

THE LAST TEMPTATION OF PAULA DEEN

comedy · fell swoop playwrights · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States
Hey y’all, it’s Fell Swoop here! Ten cooks from our kitchen have collaborated on this satiric romp through the life of America’s favorite restaurateur, entrepreneur, and good ol' southern gal. Come set a spell and learn a few tips on keeping your family close and your fan base closer.
Hey y’all, it’s Fell Swoop here! Ten cooks from our kitchen have collaborated on this satiric romp through the life of America’s favorite restaurateur, entrepreneur, and good ol' southern gal. Come set a spell and learn a few tips on keeping your family close and your fan base closer.

HISTORY OF THE BIZ: PART 1-ACTS

comedy · vicious circle · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
A collection of one act plays that satirize the history of entertainment from Shakespeare's experiments with language to David Mamet's searing, triumphant final piece of modern noir.
A collection of one act plays that satirize the history of entertainment from Shakespeare's experiments with language to David Mamet's searing, triumphant final piece of modern noir.

BELLI GEMELLI: AN OPERA SITCOM

musicals and operas · 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.

DEATH BY POWERPOINT

comedy · zappictures · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States
LA WEEKLY: "RECOMMENDED-1 OF TOP 7 SHOWS at the Hollywood Fringe!" TED Talks-style "Influencers" will attempt to destroy your precious Cherished Beliefs by making life-changing presentations as they compete for Money, Glory & PowerPoint immortality. Fun times! (Dark Comedy, 55 min)
LA WEEKLY: "RECOMMENDED-1 OF TOP 7 SHOWS at the Hollywood Fringe!" TED Talks-style "Influencers" will attempt to destroy your precious Cherished Beliefs by making life-changing presentations as they compete for Money, Glory & PowerPoint immortality. Fun times! (Dark Comedy, 55 min)

THE BEST OF CRAIGSLIST: LIVE!

comedy · room 5 productions · Ages 12+ · United States
The Best of Craigslist is performance of posts from our virtual community messaging board. Inspired by John Pick's Funny or Die series, this absurd and eclectic portrait was called "one LA's best under the radar evening activites" (LA I'm Yours) and "absurdly hilarious" by the LA Weekly. Come!
The Best of Craigslist is performance of posts from our virtual community messaging board. Inspired by John Pick's Funny or Die series, this absurd and eclectic portrait was called "one LA's best under the radar evening activites" (LA I'm Yours) and "absurdly hilarious" by the LA Weekly. Come!

'DENTITY CRISIS

comedy · alexa-sascha lewin and selah victor · Ages 17+ · United States
Christopher Durang’s absurd comedy challenges our perceptions of sanity, sexuality and gender. Recovering from a nervous breakdown, Jane is nursed and nagged by her energetic and overwhelming mother, Edith Fromage, who claims to have invented cheese. I dentity, you dentity, he she or it dentities.
Christopher Durang’s absurd comedy challenges our perceptions of sanity, sexuality and gender. Recovering from a nervous breakdown, Jane is nursed and nagged by her energetic and overwhelming mother, Edith Fromage, who claims to have invented cheese. I dentity, you dentity, he she or it dentities.

NO HOMO

ensemble theatre · be flat productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
A new play about the delicate balance between friendship, love, intimacy, sexuality, identity, and bromance.
A new play about the delicate balance between friendship, love, intimacy, sexuality, identity, and bromance.

THE BEST OF 25 PLAYS PER HOUR

ensemble theatre · theatre unleashed · Ages 13+ · United States of America
2013 Freak Award Nominee: Best Ensemble T.U. has assembled 25 of their best super-short plays into one incredible hour of lightning-quick entertainment. 25PPH fuses comedy, drama and everything in between, taking you on a unique and wild theatrical roller-coaster. So sit down, strap in and hold on!
2013 Freak Award Nominee: Best Ensemble T.U. has assembled 25 of their best super-short plays into one incredible hour of lightning-quick entertainment. 25PPH fuses comedy, drama and everything in between, taking you on a unique and wild theatrical roller-coaster. So sit down, strap in and hold on!

THE PERFECT LOVER (L'AMANTE PERFETTO)

comedy · fabulous dreams production · family friendly · Italy
He's her husband...She's his wife...the other girl is the lover, but whose lover?
He's her husband...She's his wife...the other girl is the lover, but whose lover?

SMALL PARTS

solo performance · misery loves co. · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States
Part cautionary tale, part irreverent skewering of Showbiz, Richard Tanner's uproarious, multi-media chronicle of the highs & lows, ups & downs, and the gap between ambition & the reality of being of an "unsteadily working actor," is told with wit, compassion, and a dollop of audience participation.
Part cautionary tale, part irreverent skewering of Showbiz, Richard Tanner's uproarious, multi-media chronicle of the highs & lows, ups & downs, and the gap between ambition & the reality of being of an "unsteadily working actor," is told with wit, compassion, and a dollop of audience participation.

THE ALEXIS LAMBRIGHT TELL-A-THON: COMBATING ADULT VIRGINITY

solo performance · alexis lambright · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States
Alexis is on a mission to find a cure for individuals suffering from Chronic Virginity... starting with herself! Through stories, songs, and videos, this tell-a-thon/live telethon will present awkward moments from her life, in hopes of achieving her goal. Operators are standing by!
Alexis is on a mission to find a cure for individuals suffering from Chronic Virginity... starting with herself! Through stories, songs, and videos, this tell-a-thon/live telethon will present awkward moments from her life, in hopes of achieving her goal. Operators are standing by!

The medicine you need!

This show... "... is soul medicine, powerful and healing.... it assaults our comfort with a fierceness that would make Antonin Artaud and Berthold Brecht proud.” -Mark Hein "... is the beautiful medicine you need.” – Scathach Cotter

Bonus: Workshop June 16! RAVE REVIEWS!

Crawling through late-middle-age, a diligent husband keeps his sanity with offbeat guidance from a therapist-astrologer. Together they cure old age with New Age.

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.”