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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.

HAMILKONG

musicals and operas · thinking with fire · Ages 18+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
The story of an infamous immigrant to New York City. He arrived by boat, fell in love, waged a war, and changed history forever. Of course, we're talking about King Kong.
The story of an infamous immigrant to New York City. He arrived by boat, fell in love, waged a war, and changed history forever. Of course, we're talking about King Kong.

THE DEATH OF SAM MOBEAN

ensemble theatre · orgasmico theatre company · Ages 10+ · family friendly · flashing lights · world premiere · 50 mins · United States of America
Sam Mobean will die. That’s a promise.
Sam Mobean will die. That’s a promise.

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 · atomic rapture · 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…

THE MAYOR'S DEBATE OF TRANQUILITY, NEBRASKA

comedy · rah productions · Ages 15+ · world premiere · 55 mins · United States of America
"A comedy as dark as this town's secrets..." The forced civility at a small town Mayor's debate cracks as the shallow and petty candidates dig deep on property taxes and parking meters, cracks that begin to reveal a secret horror that has paralyzed the town.
"A comedy as dark as this town's secrets..." The forced civility at a small town Mayor's debate cracks as the shallow and petty candidates dig deep on property taxes and parking meters, cracks that begin to reveal a secret horror that has paralyzed the town.

OCTOPI WALL STREET

ensemble theatre · and/yet/1951 · Ages 12+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
Satire that comes at the issue of climate change from the perspective of both human and non-human entities.
Satire that comes at the issue of climate change from the perspective of both human and non-human entities.

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

immersive theatre · last to leave · Ages 18+ · world premiere · 75 mins · United States of America
The Life Plan Offer is 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!
The Life Plan Offer is 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!

UNTITLED JAMES KIRKLAND ONE PERSON SHOW

solo performance · normal productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · 45 mins · United States of America
An actor becomes a TED and gives a talk that could change your life but its not his responsibility.
An actor becomes a TED and gives a talk that could change your life but its not his responsibility.

PRETTY, WITTY NELL

comedy · rogue shakespeare® · Ages 13+ · family friendly · world premiere · 55 mins · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
HE’S BACK! International Award Winner of 2015 & 2016! Comedy Award Nominee 2016! Famed British playwright, Ryan J-W Smith, returns with his latest comedy penned in his iconic, award-winning iambic verse. This outrageous farce retells the history of infamous English actress/courtesan, Nell Gwynne.
HE’S BACK! International Award Winner of 2015 & 2016! Comedy Award Nominee 2016! Famed British playwright, Ryan J-W Smith, returns with his latest comedy penned in his iconic, award-winning iambic verse. This outrageous farce retells the history of infamous English actress/courtesan, Nell Gwynne.

THE HUMAN[OID] EXPERIENCE

ensemble theatre · the naked plumber · Ages 13+ · includes nudity · world premiere · 45 mins · United States of America
A cynical writer resists her vices to finally begin her first novel. However, her only writing apparatus is her indentured Humanoid—a personal robot stocked with Netflix, porn, and existential angst.
A cynical writer resists her vices to finally begin her first novel. However, her only writing apparatus is her indentured Humanoid—a personal robot stocked with Netflix, porn, and existential angst.

OLIVIA WILDE DOES NOT SURVIVE THE APOCALYPSE

comedy · red flag media productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
A hack director and a snooty actress stumble 300 years into the future. Where theatre is literally a life or death profession.
A hack director and a snooty actress stumble 300 years into the future. Where theatre is literally a life or death profession.

TOBINCON

comedy · independent · Ages 13+ · world premiere · one person show · 45 mins · United States of America
The modern internet con man 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 con man 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.

TRIBUNAL

ensemble theatre · scenario · Ages 10+ · 1hr · United States of America
*coming soon*
*coming soon*

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.

'Til Death...

A night of celebration. A stunning revelation. A bond's cessation. Happy Anniversary, Kev & Steph. After tonight, things will never be the same.

Mil Grus

LA’s premier bouffon troupe: a motley crew of miscreants have crawled out of the gutter to make you question reality. Our feats of physical and existential comedy defy explanation and provoke unfettered, eery glee. Come see what's behind the curtain.

FERTILE.

A Conversation About the Expectation of Procreation. There's more to it than the stork has told you...

See Mary Birdsong (Reno 911) as Melania!

“Democracy in shambles? Why not put on a show? That’s the inciting impulse behind Trump Family Special, [a] concatenation of Franklin D Roosevelt’s fireside chats, the Partridge Family’s Christmas albums and the apocalypse.” - The Guardian