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ANNA ST. HESIA DREAMS

solo performance · leaky faucet & sons · Ages 15+ · flashing lights · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Anna is trapped in an anesthesia-related coma. Her only way out is to sink deeper into fantasy - a dark fairytale where people weave dreams into tourist destinations. When reality isn't worth it, is fantasy the next best thing?
Anna is trapped in an anesthesia-related coma. Her only way out is to sink deeper into fantasy - a dark fairytale where people weave dreams into tourist destinations. When reality isn't worth it, is fantasy the next best thing?

THE HUMAN[OID] EXPERIENCE

comedy · the naked plumber · Ages 18+ · flashing lights · includes nudity · world premiere · 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.

SYLUS 2020

comedy · rothchild industies · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
In this half hour comedic farce dimwit local business owner Sylus Rothchild is running for president. Yes he is unqualified, not very bright and involved in criminal enterprises but what candidate isn't. Will he succeed? You decide!
In this half hour comedic farce dimwit local business owner Sylus Rothchild is running for president. Yes he is unqualified, not very bright and involved in criminal enterprises but what candidate isn't. Will he succeed? You decide!

SIREN CALL

ensemble theatre · cerise films · Ages 16+ · includes nudity · world premiere · United States of America
A magical realist dramedy about two frustrated actors who accidentally kidnap their favorite movie star... or is it really her? What is identity in a world where myths are stronger than we dare think? "The siren call is driving me to my end, like a ship to wreck on rocks".
A magical realist dramedy about two frustrated actors who accidentally kidnap their favorite movie star... or is it really her? What is identity in a world where myths are stronger than we dare think? "The siren call is driving me to my end, like a ship to wreck on rocks".

BOXING YOUR DEMONS

immersive theatre · crooked grin productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
A groundbreaking holistic health & fitness program to cure the nation's sense of cognitive dissonance in one hour! Cute fitness attire and chakra crystals recommended #innerbeauty #gratitude #hypocrisysweat. Some mobility required, participant interaction encouraged but not necessary.
A groundbreaking holistic health & fitness program to cure the nation's sense of cognitive dissonance in one hour! Cute fitness attire and chakra crystals recommended #innerbeauty #gratitude #hypocrisysweat. Some mobility required, participant interaction encouraged but not necessary.

CHECKING IN AT THE LAST RESORT: CHARACTERS WELCOME

comedy · good shows · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
A two-man character show at the craziest hotel in Hollywood. Written and performed by Stanson Chung & Dave Snook. Produced by Conor Hanney.
A two-man character show at the craziest hotel in Hollywood. Written and performed by Stanson Chung & Dave Snook. Produced by Conor Hanney.

COMEDY HOE

solo performance · independent · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
Comedy Hoe is a one woman show written and performed by comedian Jil Chrissie featuring comic Angelica Mackey. This bold performance weaves fictional storytelling with standup comedy and comedic spoken word to address the adversity and hyper-sexualization that women face in America daily.
Comedy Hoe is a one woman show written and performed by comedian Jil Chrissie featuring comic Angelica Mackey. This bold performance weaves fictional storytelling with standup comedy and comedic spoken word to address the adversity and hyper-sexualization that women face in America daily.

RED BAR

ensemble theatre · blj productions/lahser theatricals · Ages 18+ · United States of America
Are you looking for a place where everybody knows your name? A safe place of like-minded individuals? A support group, for the likes of you? A Serial Killer? Then the Red Bar is for you. Remember, what happens at the Red Bar stays at the Red Bar. Don’t talk about the Red Bar.
Are you looking for a place where everybody knows your name? A safe place of like-minded individuals? A support group, for the likes of you? A Serial Killer? Then the Red Bar is for you. Remember, what happens at the Red Bar stays at the Red Bar. Don’t talk about the Red Bar.

THE LIVING ROOM

comedy · dhali dati · Ages 13+ · United States of America
In a comedy of grief, these Accountants of Death work tirelessly to record the death toll. The occupational hazards wear on these two clowns as they learn the meaning of life and death. An absurd and physical jaunt brimming with existential phone calls, impaired dancing and the love of a goldfish. 
In a comedy of grief, these Accountants of Death work tirelessly to record the death toll. The occupational hazards wear on these two clowns as they learn the meaning of life and death. An absurd and physical jaunt brimming with existential phone calls, impaired dancing and the love of a goldfish. 

MIL GRUS

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

THE LAST POWERPOINT

solo performance · walk a mile works · Ages 13+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
'Prospective' Ben, CEO of disIncorporated, delivers a persuasive PowerPoint presentation concerning his latest product offering: Mail-Order Seed Potato Death Clock. As an experimental economic maneuver, disInc. encourages you to pay what you can to attend (cost of parts & labor: $6.66 per customer).
'Prospective' Ben, CEO of disIncorporated, delivers a persuasive PowerPoint presentation concerning his latest product offering: Mail-Order Seed Potato Death Clock. As an experimental economic maneuver, disInc. encourages you to pay what you can to attend (cost of parts & labor: $6.66 per customer).

THE MASHER

loud karma productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
ENCORE WINNER! The Masher is a disturbing and often hysterically funny #MeToo allegory. Three women of wildly different backgrounds find themselves linked together in a minimum wage factory job where their button pushing has horrifying results.
ENCORE WINNER! The Masher is a disturbing and often hysterically funny #MeToo allegory. Three women of wildly different backgrounds find themselves linked together in a minimum wage factory job where their button pushing has horrifying results.

THE MAYOR'S DEBATE OF TRANQUILITY, NEBRASKA

rah productions · Ages 15+ · world premiere · 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.

ED GOODMAN'S OL' TIMEY BRAINWASH

the eds goodman · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
Are you on your phone right now? My god. I hope you're not driving. (Crash). Not my fault! Tie it off and see the show!
Are you on your phone right now? My god. I hope you're not driving. (Crash). Not my fault! Tie it off and see the show!

ROOTS: AN EVENING OF WORLD PREMIERE SHORTS

ensemble theatre · theatre of note · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
ROOTS: An Evening of World Premiere Shorts is four wonderfully strange world premiere short plays that usher audiences through the complexity of the human condition.
ROOTS: An Evening of World Premiere Shorts is four wonderfully strange world premiere short plays that usher audiences through the complexity of the human condition.