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HAMILKONG: AN AMERICAN PARODY

thinking with fire · Ages 18+ · 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.

TOBINCON

solo performance · tobin mitnick · Ages 13+ · United States of America
Tobin Mitnick dives into the grotesque and hilarious world of online grifters and con men with sketch and stand-up in order to show us that the game may have changed, but the players are all still here. But the show grows darker as Mitnick answers a lingering question: can you con yourself?
Tobin Mitnick dives into the grotesque and hilarious world of online grifters and con men with sketch and stand-up in order to show us that the game may have changed, but the players are all still here. But the show grows darker as Mitnick answers a lingering question: can you con yourself?

THE HUMAN[OID] EXPERIENCE

comedy · the naked plumber · Ages 18+ · United States of America
To begin her first novel, a cynical writer must resist the temptation to fill the void left by the nonsensical death of her admired brother. However, her only writing apparatus is her indentured humanoid—a Personal Robot stocked with Netflix, porn, and existential angst.
To begin her first novel, a cynical writer must resist the temptation to fill the void left by the nonsensical death of her admired brother. However, her only writing apparatus is her indentured humanoid—a Personal Robot stocked with Netflix, porn, and existential angst.

OCTOPI WALL STREET

ensemble theatre · and/yet/1951 · Ages 12+ · 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.

ORANGUTAN

solo performance · orangutan · Ages 15+ · 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]

LORD OF THE LIES

solo performance · normal productions · Ages 16+ · 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.

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

last to leave · Ages 18+ · United States of America
Winner of 2019 Producer Encore Award and nominated for HFF19 Best Immersive, Life Plan is semi-immersive satirical sci-fi—you’re live at a timeshare sales pitch from our dystopian future. Extended for one night only! This is your last chance of 2068 to live your DREAM LIFE, so don’t miss out!
Winner of 2019 Producer Encore Award and nominated for HFF19 Best Immersive, Life Plan is semi-immersive satirical sci-fi—you’re live at a timeshare sales pitch from our dystopian future. Extended for one night only! This is your last chance of 2068 to live your DREAM LIFE, so don’t miss out!

MIL GRUS

dance & physical theatre · mil grus · Ages 15+ · 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...

FIFTY SHADES OF MELANIA

comedy · liana mesaikou · Ages 17+ · United States of America
Victim or accomplice? Trapped or willing agent? Melania Trump is an enigma. This comedy show aims to explore the various faces of FLOTUS, who really doesn’t care. Or does she? Do u? What are some of the stereotypes women exploit or fight to reverse? What is our complicity as the audience?
Victim or accomplice? Trapped or willing agent? Melania Trump is an enigma. This comedy show aims to explore the various faces of FLOTUS, who really doesn’t care. Or does she? Do u? What are some of the stereotypes women exploit or fight to reverse? What is our complicity as the audience?

THE DEATH OF SAM MOBEAN

ensemble theatre · orgasmico theatre company · Ages 10+ · 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

THE W*TCHY B*TCHY HOUR

comedy · jammiest co. · Ages 15+ · 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.

I'M JENNIFER MOTHER F*CKING LAWRENCE

comedy · cole quirk · Ages 16+ · 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.

THE MAYOR'S DEBATE OF TRANQUILITY, NEBRASKA

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

DANDY DARKLY'S ALL ABOARD!

solo performance · dandy darkly · Ages 18+ · 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.

INVITATION TO LOVE...AND DEATH

comedy · tj o'brien · Ages 18+ · 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…