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CHARLATAN: SECRETS OF THE VICTORIAN PSYCHICS

cabaret & variety · scalding tea productions · ★★★★★ · Ages 12+ · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
A bold evening of mesmerism, clairvoyance, and thought-reading straight from the Victorian parlour! British scientist and sceptic Dr Mark Gasson demonstrates how the most prevalent myths of the Victorian psychics still define what we believe is possible and even challenge our very sense of reality.
A bold evening of mesmerism, clairvoyance, and thought-reading straight from the Victorian parlour! British scientist and sceptic Dr Mark Gasson demonstrates how the most prevalent myths of the Victorian psychics still define what we believe is possible and even challenge our very sense of reality.

WIGS

ensemble theatre · millions of maps productions · Ages 13+ · United States of America
Two preteen girls locked in a room for years have invented coded languages and ritualistic acts to survive, appease their captor, and orchestrate their escape. Might they escape him tonight??
Two preteen girls locked in a room for years have invented coded languages and ritualistic acts to survive, appease their captor, and orchestrate their escape. Might they escape him tonight??

MONSTERS

immersive theatre · dogboy productions · Ages 18+ · United States of America
Monsters is a one-act, horror-comedy that explores the dark turns of two fragile minds in a city that is now their asylum.
Monsters is a one-act, horror-comedy that explores the dark turns of two fragile minds in a city that is now their asylum.

NORMAL

ensemble theatre · the vagrancy · Ages 15+ · United States of America
The West Coast Premiere of NORMAL by Anthony Neilson "NORMAL is a dark, unblinking plunge into the nether regions of human depravity. It is not for the faint of heart." - BroadwayWorld
The West Coast Premiere of NORMAL by Anthony Neilson "NORMAL is a dark, unblinking plunge into the nether regions of human depravity. It is not for the faint of heart." - BroadwayWorld

HUMAN HOTHOUSE: THE AFTERSHOW

comedy · rah · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
"Vain, vapid, vulgar...and the second most popular TV show in the nation." Things go horribly wrong in the season finale of "Human Hothouse: The Aftershow," a weekly re-cap of the the nation's hottest TV show, "Human Hothouse."
"Vain, vapid, vulgar...and the second most popular TV show in the nation." Things go horribly wrong in the season finale of "Human Hothouse: The Aftershow," a weekly re-cap of the the nation's hottest TV show, "Human Hothouse."

A VOID

kirsten kearse · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States of America
Sick of it all but too afraid to call it quits for real? Weigh the pros and cons of cryogenically freezing yourself for a month, a year, or at least until whatever you're trying to avoid is a thing of the past.
Sick of it all but too afraid to call it quits for real? Weigh the pros and cons of cryogenically freezing yourself for a month, a year, or at least until whatever you're trying to avoid is a thing of the past.

THE RISE AND FALL OF DRACULA

immersive theatre · cadame co. · Ages 16+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
A bold and immersive retelling takes shape in a piece inspired by mythology, legends, and vampire lore. Beginning with the ancient roots of Dracula, this play uses contemporary dance, original music, and an original script to breathe new life into the formidable and enigmatic character.
A bold and immersive retelling takes shape in a piece inspired by mythology, legends, and vampire lore. Beginning with the ancient roots of Dracula, this play uses contemporary dance, original music, and an original script to breathe new life into the formidable and enigmatic character.

PLEDGE

ensemble theatre · fringe management and combined artform · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
A new play by Paul Shoulberg about what happens when a member of a fraternity kills himself. The ripple effect sends the remaining members into a tailspin that leaves them questioning loyalties and the social structure to which they’ve blindly subscribed. Directed by Stan Zimmerman.
A new play by Paul Shoulberg about what happens when a member of a fraternity kills himself. The ripple effect sends the remaining members into a tailspin that leaves them questioning loyalties and the social structure to which they’ve blindly subscribed. Directed by Stan Zimmerman.

A VEGAS KIND OF LOVE

ensemble theatre · hard look productions · world premiere · United States of America
A Vegas Kind of Love is a modern day noir crime drama about a mysterious beauty, and the men that love her. Leo and Frank can't live without Her, even when the past that she's been running from catches up to her, threatening everything they hold dear.
A Vegas Kind of Love is a modern day noir crime drama about a mysterious beauty, and the men that love her. Leo and Frank can't live without Her, even when the past that she's been running from catches up to her, threatening everything they hold dear.

THE AMITYCODE

ensemble theatre · devin crittenden productions & argos ranch · Ages 16+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
After being dumped by his long-time girlfriend, a brilliant robotics engineer creates a robot to love him unconditionally. But he may have programmed her too well.
After being dumped by his long-time girlfriend, a brilliant robotics engineer creates a robot to love him unconditionally. But he may have programmed her too well.

PAGLIACCIS

ensemble theatre · good dip · Ages 17+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
A man helps clean the apartment of his best friend who has committed suicide alongside the older sister of the recently deceased, all the while trying to solve of the mystery as to why he hung himself. Performances benefit the ACLU, International Rescue Committee, and Planned Parenthood.
A man helps clean the apartment of his best friend who has committed suicide alongside the older sister of the recently deceased, all the while trying to solve of the mystery as to why he hung himself. Performances benefit the ACLU, International Rescue Committee, and Planned Parenthood.

BONE WOMAN

solo performance · imani g. alexander · Ages 12+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Somewhere in the desert borderlands, the bone woman wanders collecting wolf bones and fragments of long-forgotten histories. Every bone tells a story. Tales of courage, sacrifice and renewal, from women whose voices reach beyond the veil.
Somewhere in the desert borderlands, the bone woman wanders collecting wolf bones and fragments of long-forgotten histories. Every bone tells a story. Tales of courage, sacrifice and renewal, from women whose voices reach beyond the veil.

JACK THE RIPPERS MISTRESS

ensemble theatre · cynthia asmar · world premiere · United States of America
The worlds unsolved murders.... What if they were at the hands of one man.... An immortal man. A man driven by his own madness. Or was it the woman who loved him? The innocence he could not escape. She tells her story... Her life of being, Jack the Rippers mistress
The worlds unsolved murders.... What if they were at the hands of one man.... An immortal man. A man driven by his own madness. Or was it the woman who loved him? The innocence he could not escape. She tells her story... Her life of being, Jack the Rippers mistress

A(PARTMENT 8)

immersive theatre · abc project · Ages 21+ · flashing lights · includes nudity · United States of America
Remount of the smash hit from Fringe 2016. Take a walk in someone else's skin in this fully immersive theatrical experience. One audience member per performance. Morbid & disturbing with a twinge of black humor. Location provided 1hr before show.
Remount of the smash hit from Fringe 2016. Take a walk in someone else's skin in this fully immersive theatrical experience. One audience member per performance. Morbid & disturbing with a twinge of black humor. Location provided 1hr before show.

ROUGHLY HAMLET

solo performance · shake the fear productions · Ages 7+ · family friendly · one person show · United States of America
Roughly Hamlet is a fast-paced, reimagining of one man's struggle to escape being trapped in his own mind, as he strives to make one single, very important decision, to be or not to be.
Roughly Hamlet is a fast-paced, reimagining of one man's struggle to escape being trapped in his own mind, as he strives to make one single, very important decision, to be or not to be.

The Elephant Man

The Elephant Man (Top Rated Show in LA on Better Lemons, Top Ten in LA on Stage Raw, Top Three Pick of the Week from LATimes) is back for 3 SHOWS at the gorgeous Assistance League Theater Come see this profound story brought to stunning life!

Radicals: A Bollywood Musical Drama

A gripping Bollywood Musical about a love story struggling to survive in the war-torn valleys of Kashmir. Through action, dialogue and dance, Radicals tackles Islamophobia and the trauma of warfare on innocent lives.

CORINA, FROM LAP DANCE TO SUNDANCE

CORINA: FROM LAP DANCE TO SUNDANCE is a one-woman show about finding purpose and direction to a life long dream in the least likely of places. A story of family, tradition and perseverance. SC Honorable Mention- HFF19