The 4242 Intergalympics have arrived and the bitter rivalry between the people of Earth and Mars is at an all-time fever pitch. An epic race around the Sun concludes the games, but when an untimely incident renders Earth’s competitors unable to race, a ragtag crew must step in as last minute replacements. Will they succeed? Find out in this high-speed, high-stakes original musical comedy from the creators THUGTUNNEL. Ready. Set. Space!
WINNER – BESTMUSICAL, 2017 WINNER – BESTWORLDPREMIERE, 2017 WINNER – A Little New Music’s OUTSTANDINGSONGWRITINGAWARD, 2017 WINNER – Better Lemons’ CRITICSCHOICEAWARD 2017
Nominee – Never in a Box Award, Top of the Fringe
“Top Ten of #LAThtr” – Stage Raw
“Highly Recommended Show” – FringeReview
“SEE IT!” – SeeItOrSkipItLA
“#1 Musical to see at Hollywood Fringe!” – LA Music Blog
“Fringe 2017: Must-see Musical” – LA Better Lemons
“A better than Broadway experience” – Gia On The Move
Songs from TURBULENCE! (in order):
Swimming Up Stream – crew of the SS Albacore (Chris Bramante, Kat Primeau, Miles Crosman, Molly Dworsky, Dave Reynolds)
It’s Still Home – SS Albacore
Find Out What We’re Made Of – SS Albacore
5 Minutes to Blast Off – SS Albacore
The Feelz – Dave Reynolds
Spacercize – Molly Dworsky, Kat Primeau
Power’s Low – Molly Dworsky, Kat Primeau, Chris Bramante, Miles Crosman
Turbulence! – SS Albacore
The Friend Ship – SS Albacore
Live band: Sam Johnides, Branson NeJame, Chris Sousa, Max Mayer
Founded in 2012, Robot Teammate has established itself as one of LA’s premier musical comedy groups, wowing theatergoers by creating improvised musicals based on audience suggestions at venues including UCB, iO West, Westside Comedy, and LA ComicCon. In 2015, they began scripting their improvisations with the original space(time) opera, TIMEHEART (Nominee – Best Musical). Their 2016 dystopian musical THUGTUNNEL received A Little New Music’s Outstanding Songwriting Award and was nominated for Best Musical, Best World Premiere, Top of the Fringe, Ripest Show, Most Orgasmic Writing, two Most Unleashed Performance nominations, and the Spirit of Fringe Award.
Robot Teammate is Chris Bramante, Miles Crosman, Molly Dworsky, Sam Johnides, Branson NeJame, Kat Primeau and Dave Reynolds
“Robot Teammate creates musicals for the millennial generation.” – Gia on the Move
“Robot Teammate is always worth watching. Their storytelling is top-class, their musicality is hugely impressive, and, above all, they are properly funny.” – Ewan Phillips, Producer, Whose Line is it Anyway?