THE GOD OF CARNAGE

comedy · umwelt theatre collective · Ages 15+ · United States
What happens when two sets of parents meet up to deal with the unruly behavior of their children? A calm and rational debate between grown-ups about the need to teach kids how to behave properly in a civilized manner? Don't make me sick...
What happens when two sets of parents meet up to deal with the unruly behavior of their children? A calm and rational debate between grown-ups about the need to teach kids how to behave properly in a civilized manner? Don't make me sick...

YOUR AUTHENTIC SELF

comedy · mixtape theatre · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
Georgia has literally lost her ability to laugh. Kyle is worried that whatever took his wife’s sense of humor is also erasing her personality. Enter Dr. Magdalena Popescu, a neurophysinarcissist with the solution - radical measures to recover their authentic selves.
Georgia has literally lost her ability to laugh. Kyle is worried that whatever took his wife’s sense of humor is also erasing her personality. Enter Dr. Magdalena Popescu, a neurophysinarcissist with the solution - radical measures to recover their authentic selves.

THE SHOW

comedy · wild thing radio theatre · Ages 10+ · world premiere · United States
“The Show” Written and Directed by: Max Oken Is a new radio theatre comedy focused around the absurdity of social media in everyday life. This "Goon Show" stylized play uses stream of consciousness and satire to explore what it means to be an American in the form of a 40's radio mystery.
“The Show” Written and Directed by: Max Oken Is a new radio theatre comedy focused around the absurdity of social media in everyday life. This "Goon Show" stylized play uses stream of consciousness and satire to explore what it means to be an American in the form of a 40's radio mystery.

WHITE TRASH WEDDING AND A FUNERAL

comedy · la comedy sauce · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · United States
A liquor-swillin', trailer-dwellin', hillbilly sex romp. A white trash bride plots to marry the dimwitted, alcoholic nephew of a septic tank millionaire and kill both. Drinkin', swearin',fightin & fornicatin' are what's in store for these Illinois rednecks.
A liquor-swillin', trailer-dwellin', hillbilly sex romp. A white trash bride plots to marry the dimwitted, alcoholic nephew of a septic tank millionaire and kill both. Drinkin', swearin',fightin & fornicatin' are what's in store for these Illinois rednecks.

TAKE ME TO THE POORHOUSE

comedy · take me to the poorhouse · Ages 13+ · world premiere · one person show · Nigeria
WINNER: BEST INTERNATIONAL, NOMINEE: DUENDE DISTINCTION A sparkling new comedy about a middle-class Nigerian 3rd grader who dreams of becoming poor to win the heart of her popular classmate. A fresh glimpse of African life about a girl eager to reject herself in to order to feel like she belongs.
WINNER: BEST INTERNATIONAL, NOMINEE: DUENDE DISTINCTION A sparkling new comedy about a middle-class Nigerian 3rd grader who dreams of becoming poor to win the heart of her popular classmate. A fresh glimpse of African life about a girl eager to reject herself in to order to feel like she belongs.

YOU MAKE ME PHYSICALLY ILL: EPISODE 2 "LOVE NEVER DIES"

comedy · seat of your pants productions · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · world premiere · United States
A father tries to develop his version of the musical "Love Never Dies" starring his daughters and finds himself staging it in a strip club. One of his daughter's boyfriend tries to stop it from happening and high junks ensue.
A father tries to develop his version of the musical "Love Never Dies" starring his daughters and finds himself staging it in a strip club. One of his daughter's boyfriend tries to stop it from happening and high junks ensue.

2013 ENCORE SHOWS: TEXAS LOVES LYLA!

comedy · combined artform/theatre asylum · Ages 12+ · family friendly · one person show · United States
Encore performances of 2012s Hollywood Fringe WINNER for Best One Person Show! A Comedy musical about bullying and gay teen suicide.
Encore performances of 2012s Hollywood Fringe WINNER for Best One Person Show! A Comedy musical about bullying and gay teen suicide.

HEMOPHELIA'S HOUSE OF HORRORS

comedy · the visceral company · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
Join The Visceral Company’s very own ghoul of cool, Hemophelia, as she scares up a new late-night comedy variety show! A troupe of seven experienced comedians bring you hysterical tales of the macabre, hilarious original songs, weird puppets, and more. It’ll leave you screaming… with laughter!
Join The Visceral Company’s very own ghoul of cool, Hemophelia, as she scares up a new late-night comedy variety show! A troupe of seven experienced comedians bring you hysterical tales of the macabre, hilarious original songs, weird puppets, and more. It’ll leave you screaming… with laughter!

UNTITLED: WE'RE DOING A PLAY

comedy · equal acts productions · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States
It's two weeks to opening night and there's no play, but who cares when love triangles, mistaken identities, and a hangman's noose are involved?! Come see what our moms are calling the "funniest play ever written!"
It's two weeks to opening night and there's no play, but who cares when love triangles, mistaken identities, and a hangman's noose are involved?! Come see what our moms are calling the "funniest play ever written!"

THE THIRD DATE

comedy · stunt orange productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
Evan and Allie have made it to their 3rd date. A momentous occasion fraught with great expectations. Prepare for none of them to be met as their imagination takes over revealing each other's ex...and they have a lot to say. A hilariously awkward one-act by Deborah Gross. Directed by Doug Hannah.
Evan and Allie have made it to their 3rd date. A momentous occasion fraught with great expectations. Prepare for none of them to be met as their imagination takes over revealing each other's ex...and they have a lot to say. A hilariously awkward one-act by Deborah Gross. Directed by Doug Hannah.

COLTERRORISM II: THE NESTLE QUIKENING

comedy · cmf · Ages 21+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
Part slideshow, part keynote, free association at times, a tap from my consciousness. Tales of international travel, dating, animal attacks, hot air balloon crashes, radioactive journeys, celebrity encounters, drugs, world history and poor life choices are fancifed by images, animation and video.
Part slideshow, part keynote, free association at times, a tap from my consciousness. Tales of international travel, dating, animal attacks, hot air balloon crashes, radioactive journeys, celebrity encounters, drugs, world history and poor life choices are fancifed by images, animation and video.

LOCAL GODS AND DEMONS

comedy · traps · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
When a textile salesman's car breaks down in a strange village, he lodges with a retired judge who thinks it might be fun to put him on trial for murder...
When a textile salesman's car breaks down in a strange village, he lodges with a retired judge who thinks it might be fun to put him on trial for murder...

NOT ANOTHER TEEN SOLO SHOW

comedy · full disclosure productions · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States
After a less than ideal youth-hood, a spunky Indian girl in Indiana turns to the popular teen movies of the time (She's All That, Cruel Intentions, Bring It On, etc.) for guidance on how to master high school. Because real life is totally just like the movies… right?
After a less than ideal youth-hood, a spunky Indian girl in Indiana turns to the popular teen movies of the time (She's All That, Cruel Intentions, Bring It On, etc.) for guidance on how to master high school. Because real life is totally just like the movies… right?

THE ROAD TO HIGH STREET

comedy · andrew potter productions · Ages 12+ · one person show · United States
Based on 15 years as a street performer,Andrew Potter presents a series of stories, songs and video about this unusual career.Stories include “Living in a Beer Tank”,his bizarre home, and “The 3rd Egg”,his first routine. Against this backdrop is the notion of pursuing a non-traditional career.
Based on 15 years as a street performer,Andrew Potter presents a series of stories, songs and video about this unusual career.Stories include “Living in a Beer Tank”,his bizarre home, and “The 3rd Egg”,his first routine. Against this backdrop is the notion of pursuing a non-traditional career.

HARMON LEON IN IRONIC/NOT IRONIC

comedy · harmon leon inc. · Ages 15+ · one person show · United States
A hit at comedy festivals worldwide. Is it ironic or NOT ironic? See and decide... "Hilarious!” –Howard Stern
 “One funny motherf*cker!” –Jimmy Kimmel
 “A comedy force to be reckoned with.” *****Edinburgh List
A hit at comedy festivals worldwide. Is it ironic or NOT ironic? See and decide... "Hilarious!” –Howard Stern
 “One funny motherf*cker!” –Jimmy Kimmel
 “A comedy force to be reckoned with.” *****Edinburgh List

The Rat Mentalist

He reads minds! He sends thoughts! He gnaws away at preconceived notions of reality! He's a rat! (Seriously) Join Christopher T. Magician's sideshow and his main attraction Sprinkles in a demonstration of the clairvoyant rat's extrasensory powers!

Batter Up!

PICK OF THE FRINGE! "Batter Up" is for anyone who's ever been addicted to a hobby; in Brett's case, baseball. Come share in his obsession and watch him perform feats of memory that'll shock and delight. Catch him before he's going, going, gone!

SACRED FOOLS brings 3 new shows to HFF19

A devised adaptation of a Greek classic about corruption, weakness & power; a hilarious tale of a highly-trained marksman/history teacher; and a heartwarming comedy about an overbearing stage mother and her hapless son attempting to stage a comeback

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