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LINCOLN 2020

ensemble theatre · spacewhale theatre company · Ages 13+ · 90 mins · United States of America
Like a lot of people today, jaded campaign manager Tess Baker (think Jessica Jones meets Josh Lyman) is sick of politics. She’s just about ready to throw in the towel when somebody wakes up a candidate she can work with - Abraham Lincoln.
Like a lot of people today, jaded campaign manager Tess Baker (think Jessica Jones meets Josh Lyman) is sick of politics. She’s just about ready to throw in the towel when somebody wakes up a candidate she can work with - Abraham Lincoln.

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…

TREASON

ensemble theatre · bear elegance productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 70 mins · United States of America
On a ranch in Nevada, Grant Wilson rules a made-up nation through empty shows of power and ridiculous propaganda, with his family as his only subjects. When his son takes the mission too far and his daughter questions everything, Grant fights for control in the face of family, country, and reality.
On a ranch in Nevada, Grant Wilson rules a made-up nation through empty shows of power and ridiculous propaganda, with his family as his only subjects. When his son takes the mission too far and his daughter questions everything, Grant fights for control in the face of family, country, and reality.

TRIBUNAL

ensemble theatre · scenario · Ages 10+ · 1hr · United States of America
A one-act satirical dramedy based on the true-life events of Lindsay Shepherd, grad student, who sparked major controversy by posting a secret recording of a tribunal where she was accused of violating human rights law for showing a video of Jordan Peterson discussing gendered pronoun use in class.
A one-act satirical dramedy based on the true-life events of Lindsay Shepherd, grad student, who sparked major controversy by posting a secret recording of a tribunal where she was accused of violating human rights law for showing a video of Jordan Peterson discussing gendered pronoun use in class.

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.

TOBINCON

comedy · independent · Ages 13+ · world premiere · one person show · 45 mins · United States of America
The modern Internet Conman has met his match: Tobin Mitnick. And Tobin knows that the only way to defeat him...is to become him. No, this is not "Face/Off", guys. That's at the Los Feliz 3, goddamnit.
The modern Internet Conman has met his match: Tobin Mitnick. And Tobin knows that the only way to defeat him...is to become him. No, this is not "Face/Off", guys. That's at the Los Feliz 3, goddamnit.

LIFE PLAN, OR LIVING YOUR BEST LIFE IN A COLLAPSING WORLD

immersive theatre · last to leave · Ages 18+ · world premiere · 80 mins · United States of America
Life Plan is semi-immersive satirical sci-fi—you’re live at a timeshare sales pitch from our dystopian future. You CAN live out your dream life and you CAN experience true fulfillment, but only if you come to a Life Plan Presentation! This is your last chance of 2068, so don’t miss out!
Life Plan is semi-immersive satirical sci-fi—you’re live at a timeshare sales pitch from our dystopian future. You CAN live out your dream life and you CAN experience true fulfillment, but only if you come to a Life Plan Presentation! This is your last chance of 2068, so don’t miss out!

ORANGUTAN

solo performance · orangutan · Ages 15+ · one person show · 1hr · United States of America
ORANGUTAN is a haunting and absurd one-woman show about the mother of a brutish (slightly orange) would-be dictator, and the tribalism that’s tearing our country apart. FOR MEDIA/PRESS REVIEW TICKETS CONTACT THE PUBLICIST: KUKER & LEE PR at: [email protected]
ORANGUTAN is a haunting and absurd one-woman show about the mother of a brutish (slightly orange) would-be dictator, and the tribalism that’s tearing our country apart. FOR MEDIA/PRESS REVIEW TICKETS CONTACT THE PUBLICIST: KUKER & LEE PR at: [email protected]

THE W*TCHY B*TCHY HOUR

comedy · jammiest co. · Ages 15+ · world premiere · 50 mins · United States of America
An afternoon variety hour of magic with Nader Hanna: The Master Mentalist, stand up by Olivia Hill, drag performance by Mirage a Trios, and 2 short plays: "In Which the Witches Three Spill the T" by Christina Kishpaugh, and "The Bitching Hour" by Cassie Soliday.
An afternoon variety hour of magic with Nader Hanna: The Master Mentalist, stand up by Olivia Hill, drag performance by Mirage a Trios, and 2 short plays: "In Which the Witches Three Spill the T" by Christina Kishpaugh, and "The Bitching Hour" by Cassie Soliday.

DANDY DARKLY'S ALL ABOARD!

solo performance · dandy darkly · Ages 18+ · one person show · 1hr · United States of America
Resplendent storyteller Dandy Darkly serves up another hour of hypnotic Southern Gothic grotesquery. Named a top performance of the 2018 Edinburgh Fringe (The Stage) and "Best Show" at the 2018 San Francisco Fringe. Critically-acclaimed. Award-winning. The less you know, the better. Go. See. Dandy.
Resplendent storyteller Dandy Darkly serves up another hour of hypnotic Southern Gothic grotesquery. Named a top performance of the 2018 Edinburgh Fringe (The Stage) and "Best Show" at the 2018 San Francisco Fringe. Critically-acclaimed. Award-winning. The less you know, the better. Go. See. Dandy.

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.

VERY GOOD ACTOR: AN ACTING SEMINAR

comedy · very good productions · Ages 8+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · 1hr · United States of America
Acting Seminar for Beginning Actors of All Talents and Ages and Speeds.
Acting Seminar for Beginning Actors of All Talents and Ages and Speeds.

MIL GRUS

dance & physical theatre · mil grus · Ages 15+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
LA’s premier bouffon troupe is a motley crew of miscreants who have crawled out of the gutter to make you question reality. This timeless satire features improvised feats of physical and existential comedy that defy explanation and provoke unfettered, eery glee. Come see what's behind the curtain...
LA’s premier bouffon troupe is a motley crew of miscreants who have crawled out of the gutter to make you question reality. This timeless satire features improvised feats of physical and existential comedy that defy explanation and provoke unfettered, eery glee. Come see what's behind the curtain...

OCTOPI WALL STREET

ensemble theatre · and/yet/1951 · Ages 12+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
Octopi Wall Street is a more shellfish look at climate change. The play comes at the issue through a series of vignettes told from the perspective of human and non-human entities. The opening monologue won the 2019 Monologue Selection at the Region 8 Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival.
Octopi Wall Street is a more shellfish look at climate change. The play comes at the issue through a series of vignettes told from the perspective of human and non-human entities. The opening monologue won the 2019 Monologue Selection at the Region 8 Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival.

LORD OF THE LIES

solo performance · normal productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · 45 mins · United States of America
One man’s journey to the Flat Earth and back. Through the looking glass of hallucinogens, inside an ayahuasca sex cult and deep into the muck and mire of Youtube conspiracy videos. For James, the only way out of The Flat Earth that he finds himself on, is by pushing himself all the way to the edge.
One man’s journey to the Flat Earth and back. Through the looking glass of hallucinogens, inside an ayahuasca sex cult and deep into the muck and mire of Youtube conspiracy videos. For James, the only way out of The Flat Earth that he finds himself on, is by pushing himself all the way to the edge.