Jim Blanchette

Jim is excited to be returning for his fourth HFF as the writer/director of Transference. He directed last year’s critical favorite The Women of Lockerbie. He also wrote and performed in The Best of Albuquerque Fringe 2025 in 2015. Transference is the third of a series plays in Jim’s Omega Chronicles, the first two, Happy Hour and The Last Testament of Will, having received readings and small productions in Los Angeles and New York. Jim has been working as a dramaturg and director for Write Act Repertory for the last decade and has guided many works to premiers on both coasts; including Swing (dramaturg – LA), It Came From Beyond (director – Off Broadway), Lili Marlene (drtg. – LA, dir./drtg. – OB), The Pillars of New York (dir./drtg. – LA & OB), and Renewal (drtg. – OB, dir./drtg. – LA).

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!

Sunbathe in Darkness

In the distant past of 2007, Casey writes fanfiction for the hit Alfie Wunderkid series of books. She writes really, really, really bad fanfiction. On purpose.