THE RECIDIVIST

comedy · tear the lines · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States
The Recidivist follows America's first African-American female jewel thief who broke the law, broke racial barriers and her mother's heart.
The Recidivist follows America's first African-American female jewel thief who broke the law, broke racial barriers and her mother's heart.

WAITLESS

comedy · fierce backbone · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States
ENCORE PRODUCERS PICK! Life's a run on a treadmill. Shelley and Trent take the plunge and move to London for work, where they are challenged to find the right pace to discover if their love can go the distance.
ENCORE PRODUCERS PICK! Life's a run on a treadmill. Shelley and Trent take the plunge and move to London for work, where they are challenged to find the right pace to discover if their love can go the distance.

THE ABRIDGED HISTORY OF MODERN DAY INDIA

comedy · stray factory · Ages 16+ · world premiere · India
So You Don't Sound Stupid When Speaking to One in Six People #India4Dummies
So You Don't Sound Stupid When Speaking to One in Six People #India4Dummies

KARATE CHOP TERIYAKI COMEDY SHOW

comedy · karate chop comedy · Ages 13+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States
Traditional and modern Japanese style comedy in English! A Japanese female stand-up comic and an American male master of traditional arts join forces in a hysterical clash of culture, with storytelling, stand-up, theater, a Geisha teaser and funky karate demonstration!
Traditional and modern Japanese style comedy in English! A Japanese female stand-up comic and an American male master of traditional arts join forces in a hysterical clash of culture, with storytelling, stand-up, theater, a Geisha teaser and funky karate demonstration!

HOME

comedy · mixtape theatre · world premiere · United States
Mixtape Theatre Company brings you nine solo plays in one hour on the cozy, the bleak, the beautiful, terrible, hilarious, lonely and heartwarming, all - encompassing, identity defying and defining, the many, the only: HOME.
Mixtape Theatre Company brings you nine solo plays in one hour on the cozy, the bleak, the beautiful, terrible, hilarious, lonely and heartwarming, all - encompassing, identity defying and defining, the many, the only: HOME.

'DENTITY CRISIS

comedy · alexa-sascha lewin and selah victor · Ages 17+ · United States
Christopher Durang’s absurd comedy challenges our perceptions of sanity, sexuality and gender. Recovering from a nervous breakdown, Jane is nursed and nagged by her energetic and overwhelming mother, Edith Fromage, who claims to have invented cheese. I dentity, you dentity, he she or it dentities.
Christopher Durang’s absurd comedy challenges our perceptions of sanity, sexuality and gender. Recovering from a nervous breakdown, Jane is nursed and nagged by her energetic and overwhelming mother, Edith Fromage, who claims to have invented cheese. I dentity, you dentity, he she or it dentities.

ANITA BRYANT'S PLAYBOY INTERVIEW

comedy · big queen productions · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · world premiere · United States
In 1977, Anita Bryant won a campaign to overturn gay rights in Dade County, Florida, launching a right wing movement that remains with us today. In 1978, she agreed to sit down with Playboy Magazine for an outrageous and memorable interview that is recreated live on stage for the first time.
In 1977, Anita Bryant won a campaign to overturn gay rights in Dade County, Florida, launching a right wing movement that remains with us today. In 1978, she agreed to sit down with Playboy Magazine for an outrageous and memorable interview that is recreated live on stage for the first time.

SHOCK TREATMENT

comedy · io west · Ages 21+ · world premiere · United States
Two old friends reconnect for drinks at The Kibitz Room at Canter's Deli in Hollywood. Things get weird when they strike up a drunken conversation with the very serious punk band consisting of three middle school boys that are playing at the bar.
Two old friends reconnect for drinks at The Kibitz Room at Canter's Deli in Hollywood. Things get weird when they strike up a drunken conversation with the very serious punk band consisting of three middle school boys that are playing at the bar.

FEAST

comedy · tba · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
The world premiere event of 2014 from Dylan-Mark Wallace. A new horror-comedy about respecting your elders, fatherly duties, motherly love, food and family.
The world premiere event of 2014 from Dylan-Mark Wallace. A new horror-comedy about respecting your elders, fatherly duties, motherly love, food and family.

DARLENE: FOUR FEET FROM CRAZY

comedy · greg abbott · world premiere · one person show · United States
Darlene tells it like it is. Some people say she's a gossip, but she only gossips about people who deserve it. And most everyone in the little town of Viola deserves it. When Darlene's cat gets lost and runs up a tree, she goes out on a limb to get him down.
Darlene tells it like it is. Some people say she's a gossip, but she only gossips about people who deserve it. And most everyone in the little town of Viola deserves it. When Darlene's cat gets lost and runs up a tree, she goes out on a limb to get him down.

POLY BUNKER SINGS

comedy · sly fortress productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
Three short plays in which Poly Bunker never sings. Through different types of relationships, across multiple genres, we explore love, lust, and obtuse obsession... and then bask in their related repercussions. This is gonna be some smart, funny shit... so get your tickets today!
Three short plays in which Poly Bunker never sings. Through different types of relationships, across multiple genres, we explore love, lust, and obtuse obsession... and then bask in their related repercussions. This is gonna be some smart, funny shit... so get your tickets today!

N8 ZWANG

comedy · green door productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
From the twisted minds of award winning playwright Nate Rufus Edelman and new playwright Ron Zwang, comes an hour of short plays. Soul mates on a desolate road. A first date. A vegan lost in the desert. Two dudes in a bar (x2). Warning: There may be puppets...
From the twisted minds of award winning playwright Nate Rufus Edelman and new playwright Ron Zwang, comes an hour of short plays. Soul mates on a desolate road. A first date. A vegan lost in the desert. Two dudes in a bar (x2). Warning: There may be puppets...

THE BEST OF CRAIGSLIST: LIVE!

comedy · room 5 productions · Ages 12+ · United States
The Best of Craigslist is performance of posts from our virtual community messaging board. Inspired by John Pick's Funny or Die series, this absurd and eclectic portrait was called "one LA's best under the radar evening activites" (LA I'm Yours) and "absurdly hilarious" by the LA Weekly. Come!
The Best of Craigslist is performance of posts from our virtual community messaging board. Inspired by John Pick's Funny or Die series, this absurd and eclectic portrait was called "one LA's best under the radar evening activites" (LA I'm Yours) and "absurdly hilarious" by the LA Weekly. Come!

GWYNETH & BEYONCÉ: A TALE OF 2 VIRGINS // HOT BUTT

comedy · christina jeffs & laura keller // lindsey fisher & patrick babbitt · Ages 21+ · United States
In Gwyneth & Beyoncé: A Tale of 2 Virgins, a story breaks alleging that Gwyneth and Beyoncé are adult virgins, and the BFFs are forced to defend their honor and their hymens. Hot Butt is a sketch show that combines the fun laughs of The Notebook and the hard hitting realism of Cars 2.
In Gwyneth & Beyoncé: A Tale of 2 Virgins, a story breaks alleging that Gwyneth and Beyoncé are adult virgins, and the BFFs are forced to defend their honor and their hymens. Hot Butt is a sketch show that combines the fun laughs of The Notebook and the hard hitting realism of Cars 2.

SURVIVOR'S GUILT

comedy · gi gaga · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States
Franklin is a struggling young writer who can't seem to get his novel published - so he tries submitting it as a memoir instead. When the head of a major publishing company wants to meet the author, Franklin’s forced to hire an actor to play his alter ego… an 89-year-old survivor of The Holocaust.
Franklin is a struggling young writer who can't seem to get his novel published - so he tries submitting it as a memoir instead. When the head of a major publishing company wants to meet the author, Franklin’s forced to hire an actor to play his alter ego… an 89-year-old survivor of The Holocaust.