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BONNIE'S FUTURE SISTERS

comedy · petrone productions · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States
Self help author, Bonnie Hill's, meticulously planned engagement party backfires when one of her guests goes missing. Starring Sascha Alexander, Kristen Rozanski, Sarah Greyson, Emily Jordan. Written and directed by Meghan Gambling. Produced by Jeanne Petrone Arzubiaga. www.bonniesfuturesisters.com
Self help author, Bonnie Hill's, meticulously planned engagement party backfires when one of her guests goes missing. Starring Sascha Alexander, Kristen Rozanski, Sarah Greyson, Emily Jordan. Written and directed by Meghan Gambling. Produced by Jeanne Petrone Arzubiaga. www.bonniesfuturesisters.com

EGOMANIAC - A POETIC INCANTATION

ensemble theatre · theatre om · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
An archetypal play, in classic Greek style, that explores the nature of the ego. Former lovers, now married to different people, come together at a crossroads in their lives. Three men & three women, representing the egos of the main two characters, make up the dynamic of the storytelling.
An archetypal play, in classic Greek style, that explores the nature of the ego. Former lovers, now married to different people, come together at a crossroads in their lives. Three men & three women, representing the egos of the main two characters, make up the dynamic of the storytelling.

RAPTURE

musicals and operas · the diviners · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States
A new musical comedy about a junior pastor who defies his mentor and hijacks Sunday service to expose the secrets of his church.
A new musical comedy about a junior pastor who defies his mentor and hijacks Sunday service to expose the secrets of his church.

MA VOIX: SONG OF MY YOUTH

solo performance · rachel kiser · Ages 14+ · one person show · United States
The life story of a girl that finds herself caught in a tangled web of expectations, but overcomes & finds beauty despite her past misdirection. Ma Voix is proof that often the most beautiful gifts we have to offer one another lie in our vulnerability & willingness to share our unique stories.
The life story of a girl that finds herself caught in a tangled web of expectations, but overcomes & finds beauty despite her past misdirection. Ma Voix is proof that often the most beautiful gifts we have to offer one another lie in our vulnerability & willingness to share our unique stories.

FAT PIG

ensemble theatre · anglertheatre · Ages 14+ · United States
Cow. Slob. Pig. How many insults can you hear before defending the woman you love? Tom faces that question when he falls for Helen- a funny, sexy woman who happens to be plus-sized. Forced to dissect his views on beauty & value, Tom has to decide what dictates who he loves.. society or his heart?
Cow. Slob. Pig. How many insults can you hear before defending the woman you love? Tom faces that question when he falls for Helen- a funny, sexy woman who happens to be plus-sized. Forced to dissect his views on beauty & value, Tom has to decide what dictates who he loves.. society or his heart?

GOD OF ABRAHAM

ensemble theatre · the theatricians · Ages 14+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States
From the God who brought you the world’s biggest religions comes this high-energy, irreverent multimedia experience. Combining sketch comedy, puppets, and ‘70s self-help, critics are calling it the “don't miss” sacrilege of the year! Come see what the 4,000 years of religious strife is all about!
From the God who brought you the world’s biggest religions comes this high-energy, irreverent multimedia experience. Combining sketch comedy, puppets, and ‘70s self-help, critics are calling it the “don't miss” sacrilege of the year! Come see what the 4,000 years of religious strife is all about!

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.

POETRY IN MOTION; POETRY IN DEVOTION

ensemble theatre · splintered spark collective · Ages 13+ · United States
Poetry in Motion is a collaborative poetry piece exploring the feelings that color our veins & inhabit our bodies. We breathe life into original poetry by creating raw, visually striking compositions. Come be a part of the experience & you just might find yourself taking home a piece of the show!
Poetry in Motion is a collaborative poetry piece exploring the feelings that color our veins & inhabit our bodies. We breathe life into original poetry by creating raw, visually striking compositions. Come be a part of the experience & you just might find yourself taking home a piece of the show!

GIMPLECAPPED: A JOURNEY OF "INSPIRATION"

cabaret & variety · sore thumb group · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
Born with 10 toes on your face? GIMPLECAPPED. Lost a leg to a rabid sloth? GIMPLECAPPED. Gimpy, crippled, or handicapped by life? GIMPLECAPPED! Join a crew of abby-normals for vignettes that explore what it is to be different. You’ll laugh, or cry. You might even be inspired. (Or…not.)
Born with 10 toes on your face? GIMPLECAPPED. Lost a leg to a rabid sloth? GIMPLECAPPED. Gimpy, crippled, or handicapped by life? GIMPLECAPPED! Join a crew of abby-normals for vignettes that explore what it is to be different. You’ll laugh, or cry. You might even be inspired. (Or…not.)

WAITLESS

comedy · fierce backbone · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States
ENCORE PRODUCERS PICK! Life's a run on a treadmill. Shelley and Trent take the plunge and move to London for work, where they are challenged to find the right pace to discover if their love can go the distance.
ENCORE PRODUCERS PICK! Life's a run on a treadmill. Shelley and Trent take the plunge and move to London for work, where they are challenged to find the right pace to discover if their love can go the distance.

GENERATION ME THE MUSICAL

musicals and operas · flying monkey productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States
At fifteen Milo Reynolds had it all: a seat at the popular table, the perfect girlfriend, the “coolest” parents, and friends who worship him. So, when Milo kills himself Monday morning, his friends and family are left questioning everything they thought they knew about him.
At fifteen Milo Reynolds had it all: a seat at the popular table, the perfect girlfriend, the “coolest” parents, and friends who worship him. So, when Milo kills himself Monday morning, his friends and family are left questioning everything they thought they knew about him.

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.

LA BETE

ensemble theatre · jcmm productions · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States
A fading star trying for a comeback wages a secret battle while wearing down everyone around her including her harried producer. A love-hate story about fame, history and the power of denial.
A fading star trying for a comeback wages a secret battle while wearing down everyone around her including her harried producer. A love-hate story about fame, history and the power of denial.

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.

THE CONDUCT OF LIFE

ensemble theatre · the vagrancy · Ages 16+ · includes nudity · United States
Occupy The Beast. Maria Irene Fornes’ THE CONDUCT OF LIFE is a dark, 60-minute piece revolving around five characters who use sex, violence, power, money, love torture and humanity to navigate the oppressive house-hold at the center of the play.
Occupy The Beast. Maria Irene Fornes’ THE CONDUCT OF LIFE is a dark, 60-minute piece revolving around five characters who use sex, violence, power, money, love torture and humanity to navigate the oppressive house-hold at the center of the play.

SYLUS 2020

The most evil man in the world, Sylus Rothchild is running for president! Join him and his campaign manager Dragon puppet in this fast paced, dark comedy.

A BIT MUCH: A Solo Comedy

A LOL funny, insightful journey that illustrates how women can comfortably step into their own brand of strength and femininity without compromise. Spoiler alert: it's harder than it looks, but not impossible. June 8, 16, 27 at the Lounge Theatre.

The Bully Problem: a new musical!

The bullies run rampant at Van Der Bort Jr. High until young genius Kevin Dijkstra brings a robot bodyguard onto the scene! An all-ages musical adventure from the author of A Feast of Snacks (HFF 2016 nominee for Best Musical).

Bar of Dreams LA

Tickets on sale now! Dive into the dreams of a peculiar bartender and his unconscious mind. In this 2hr surreal experience, prepare for delicious drinks and hilarious shenanigans — all with a dose of childhood nostalgia!