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HIGHLIGHTS FROM LOLPERA!

musicals and operas · the epic futurists · United States
scenes from lolpera: an epik opera about teh internets and the memeing of life... with a libretto created entirely from stupid cat pictures.
scenes from lolpera: an epik opera about teh internets and the memeing of life... with a libretto created entirely from stupid cat pictures.

LOLPERA

musicals and operas · the epic futurists · United States
LA Weekly's "Pick of the Week," LOLPERA, is an absurd multimedia opera with a libretto created only from captions of internet memes. Set in dystopian Catcotopia 2084, LOLPERA is the story of the epik quest for meaning in our modern world ...told entirely through stupid cat pictures.
LA Weekly's "Pick of the Week," LOLPERA, is an absurd multimedia opera with a libretto created only from captions of internet memes. Set in dystopian Catcotopia 2084, LOLPERA is the story of the epik quest for meaning in our modern world ...told entirely through stupid cat pictures.

D IS FOR DOG

theatre · rogue artists ensemble · Ages 12+ · flashing lights · United States
For the Roger’s family life is just like a 1950s sitcom—or is it, as they confront their history and identity before it is too late. Mixing puppetry, original music and video projection, taking you from the absurd to the terrifying, and everywhere in-between. Winner Ovation Award Puppet Design.
For the Roger’s family life is just like a 1950s sitcom—or is it, as they confront their history and identity before it is too late. Mixing puppetry, original music and video projection, taking you from the absurd to the terrifying, and everywhere in-between. Winner Ovation Award Puppet Design.

FLESH EATING TIGER

theatre · fierce backbone · Ages 15+ · United States
Vicious dark humor chronicles an affair under the influence in this Los Angeles premiere from writer/director Amy Tofte. He struggles with sobriety, She's dependent on his affection.
Vicious dark humor chronicles an affair under the influence in this Los Angeles premiere from writer/director Amy Tofte. He struggles with sobriety, She's dependent on his affection.

BIJAN THE MAGIJAN: AN EXOTIC EVENING OF MAGIC & MYSTERY

cabaret & variety · bijan magic · Ages 14+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
A magical experience fit for the Shah. Bijan the Magijan's Persian magic and exotic charm will sweeten your palate leaving you breathless. Don’t miss your opportunity to witness the first U.S. performance by a master of exotic magic & mystery. “Bijan is not just a magician, he is the Magijan!”
A magical experience fit for the Shah. Bijan the Magijan's Persian magic and exotic charm will sweeten your palate leaving you breathless. Don’t miss your opportunity to witness the first U.S. performance by a master of exotic magic & mystery. “Bijan is not just a magician, he is the Magijan!”

PAT BURTSCHER'S PATOPOTAMOOSE

comedy · patopotamoose defence league · Ages 16+ · family friendly · flashing lights · one person show · Canada
What the heck's a Patopotomoose? It's a title. You don't like it? You do a show and call it whatever the hell you want. This standup comedy show is called Patopotomoose. Deal with it. Pat Burtscher will address any further issues you may have at the actual show. He is Canadian.
What the heck's a Patopotomoose? It's a title. You don't like it? You do a show and call it whatever the hell you want. This standup comedy show is called Patopotomoose. Deal with it. Pat Burtscher will address any further issues you may have at the actual show. He is Canadian.

IF WATER WERE PRESENT, IT WOULD BE CALLED DROWNING

theatre · john sinner's theatre revelation · Ages 16+ · United States
Expanded version of this intense/funny performance work developed in NYC & @ REDCAT Studio. Lolly (Betsy Moore), the short-circuiting housewife, shares her sexual adventures & fantastic schemes to escape domesticity. W/Paul Tucci. NYTheatre.com: "Tightly executed surrealism - well worth your time."
Expanded version of this intense/funny performance work developed in NYC & @ REDCAT Studio. Lolly (Betsy Moore), the short-circuiting housewife, shares her sexual adventures & fantastic schemes to escape domesticity. W/Paul Tucci. NYTheatre.com: "Tightly executed surrealism - well worth your time."

BEFORE THE RED TREES COME

dance & physical theatre · harrison bergeron productions & geniuspills entertainment · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States
A world premiere, silent play exploring themes of love, religion, consumerism, aging, and the relationship between generations. The play follows one man, named Capire, as he lives out his entire life on stage.
A world premiere, silent play exploring themes of love, religion, consumerism, aging, and the relationship between generations. The play follows one man, named Capire, as he lives out his entire life on stage.

HOW COME NO ONE'S SAYING

workshops · kathryn · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States
Feel alone in truly seeing WHAT'S GOING ON in our dangerously foolish civilization?? You perceive that even the folks exhorting others to open their eyes and notice what's really happening are, themselves, STILL MISSING the even BIGGER PICTURE?? If you’re a compassionate intellectual, we must meet.
Feel alone in truly seeing WHAT'S GOING ON in our dangerously foolish civilization?? You perceive that even the folks exhorting others to open their eyes and notice what's really happening are, themselves, STILL MISSING the even BIGGER PICTURE?? If you’re a compassionate intellectual, we must meet.

DISCOTROPE: THE SECRET NIGHTLIFE OF SOLAR CELLS

events & workshops · discotrope · flashing lights · United States
Discotrope is an audiovisual performance featuring a disco ball that's been turned into a strange video projection system - one that uses solar cells as mirrors, and video in place of colored lights. The video show mixes clips from histories of dance in cinema - from Edison to YouTube.
Discotrope is an audiovisual performance featuring a disco ball that's been turned into a strange video projection system - one that uses solar cells as mirrors, and video in place of colored lights. The video show mixes clips from histories of dance in cinema - from Edison to YouTube.

STREEP TEASE

comedy · sinking village · Ages 12+ · family friendly · United States
An Evening Of Meryl Streep Monologues -Performed by an All-Male Cast, is a group of seven actors recreating scenes from the most unforgettable movies of one of the greatest actresses of all-time Meryl Streep.
An Evening Of Meryl Streep Monologues -Performed by an All-Male Cast, is a group of seven actors recreating scenes from the most unforgettable movies of one of the greatest actresses of all-time Meryl Streep.

LICKI UCROJ PRESENTS: HOW TO DO THANGZ WITH WORDZ

cabaret & variety · girls with guns media · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
Licki Ucroj "knowz" how to do thangz with wordz. Originally inspired by hip-hop icon Nicki Minaj, the rapper believes in the transformative power of language. She sings, speaks, and proselytizes: propagating a faith in words and their power to heal broken hearts. Wounds were made for licking.
Licki Ucroj "knowz" how to do thangz with wordz. Originally inspired by hip-hop icon Nicki Minaj, the rapper believes in the transformative power of language. She sings, speaks, and proselytizes: propagating a faith in words and their power to heal broken hearts. Wounds were made for licking.

DIARY OF A SOCIOPATHIC FREAKAZOID

theatre · brooklyn studio lab · Ages 18+ · United Kingdom
Diary of a Sociopathic Freakazoid is an experimental theatrical experience where we dive into the black heart and mind of a New York sociopath using theatrical, musical and installation elements.Written and Directed by Richard Crawford and starring Zoe Rosario, Ruthie Stephens and Bertrand Roy.
Diary of a Sociopathic Freakazoid is an experimental theatrical experience where we dive into the black heart and mind of a New York sociopath using theatrical, musical and installation elements.Written and Directed by Richard Crawford and starring Zoe Rosario, Ruthie Stephens and Bertrand Roy.

POOL (NO WATER) BY MARK RAVENHILL

theatre · monkey wrench collective · Ages 17+ · includes nudity · United States
A famous photographer suffers a horrific accident. As a group of her less successful friends rally around her in the hospital, an almost unthinkable plan starts to take shape: Could she be their next art project? Warning: Contains nudity, adult language and sexual situations.
A famous photographer suffers a horrific accident. As a group of her less successful friends rally around her in the hospital, an almost unthinkable plan starts to take shape: Could she be their next art project? Warning: Contains nudity, adult language and sexual situations.

AUTUMN AND OTHER PLAYS

theatre · parking lot theatre · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
Autumn and other play is a collect of three one act plays from up and coming playwright Peter Hsieh. These which, also include 'The Long and Lonely Howl' and 'TimeCode Rewind' explore many different subjects through comedy, drama, and surrealism.
Autumn and other play is a collect of three one act plays from up and coming playwright Peter Hsieh. These which, also include 'The Long and Lonely Howl' and 'TimeCode Rewind' explore many different subjects through comedy, drama, and surrealism.

An Excuse To Behave Badly

It's 2AM. It's Halloween. The bars are closed. The Uber is late. The creeps are out. But these women got this! Don't miss the Pay What You Can preview of this outrageous new comedy June 9th @2PM! Tickets for all other shows $10!

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

LOVE, MADNESS, AND SOMEWHERE IN BETWEEN

"A Powerful One-Man Show" "Cox takes on different personalities, channeling sorrow, outrage or compassion with stirring conviction" Sun, June 09 - Sun, Jun 23 Friday and Saturdays @ 8:30 pm [email protected] 4:30pm Tickets: hff19.org/5920