POOFY DU VEY IN "BURDEN OF POOF"

comedy · courtney cunningham · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States
"Burden of Poof" is an award-winning solo, adult clown show starring Poofy du Vey: a bundle of nerves with big dreams and even BIGGER fears. Poofy's got a lot to say, if she could only remember what that was. WINNER: BEST SHOW London Fringe! FIVE STARS London Free Press! JUDGES CHOICE Ottawa Fringe!
"Burden of Poof" is an award-winning solo, adult clown show starring Poofy du Vey: a bundle of nerves with big dreams and even BIGGER fears. Poofy's got a lot to say, if she could only remember what that was. WINNER: BEST SHOW London Fringe! FIVE STARS London Free Press! JUDGES CHOICE Ottawa Fringe!

HISTORY OF THE BIZ: PART 1-ACTS

comedy · vicious circle · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
A collection of one act plays that satirize the history of entertainment from Shakespeare's experiments with language to David Mamet's searing, triumphant final piece of modern noir.
A collection of one act plays that satirize the history of entertainment from Shakespeare's experiments with language to David Mamet's searing, triumphant final piece of modern noir.

SUPER GAY ASIAN

comedy · (kev was here) · Ages 14+ · United States
Broadway’s own Kevin Yee and J.Elaine Marcos take on the fringe with their unique style of comedy-music-sketch-standup that is sure to make you giggle.
Broadway’s own Kevin Yee and J.Elaine Marcos take on the fringe with their unique style of comedy-music-sketch-standup that is sure to make you giggle.

30 IS THE NEW 13

comedy · rookie productions · Ages 10+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States
When a musician who lives with his grandma can’t launch his career and refuses to “grow up”, he does what anyone trying to prove his manhood would do…. He throws himself a bar mitzvah. Though his goal is just to get cash and find an agent, the process becomes surprisingly meaningful.
When a musician who lives with his grandma can’t launch his career and refuses to “grow up”, he does what anyone trying to prove his manhood would do…. He throws himself a bar mitzvah. Though his goal is just to get cash and find an agent, the process becomes surprisingly meaningful.

AFTERLOVES: LOVE LIVES IN THE AFTERLIFE

comedy · br guest productions · Ages 17+ · world premiere · United States
In the dating pool of the afterlife, there are a LOT of choices. Witness 8 couples of public figures across time and space attempt new love & continued love with each other in this 2 person show. Straddling the worlds of sketch comedy & theater, this show offers a lot of laughter & heart.
In the dating pool of the afterlife, there are a LOT of choices. Witness 8 couples of public figures across time and space attempt new love & continued love with each other in this 2 person show. Straddling the worlds of sketch comedy & theater, this show offers a lot of laughter & heart.

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.

DOUBLE PLAY

comedy · double play players · Ages 14+ · family friendly · United States
Two loners in their late 20s meet outside Yankee Stadium and forge what could be the first romantic relationship of their lives.
Two loners in their late 20s meet outside Yankee Stadium and forge what could be the first romantic relationship of their lives.

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.

THUMB WARS

comedy · boring boys productions · Ages 18+ · United States of America
"Top 6 Fun & Fringy Shows" - LAist "Fast, fun, and so much to recognize in this play." "Fast paced and entertaining! Highly recommend" A crass comedic one-act of he/said, she /said, misinterpretations and the new realities of dating with your thumbs.
"Top 6 Fun & Fringy Shows" - LAist "Fast, fun, and so much to recognize in this play." "Fast paced and entertaining! Highly recommend" A crass comedic one-act of he/said, she /said, misinterpretations and the new realities of dating with your thumbs.

THE TRUE LIFE ADVENTURES OF BARBIE AND G.I. JOE

comedy · bill ratner · Ages 8+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States
THE TRUE LIFE ADVENTURES OF BARBIE AND G.I. JOE - The world's toughest super-soldiers and America’s iconic blond bimbo in a steamy true story of media terrorism and mega-sales. Starring 2-time BEST-OF-HOLLYWOOD-FRINGE-EXTENSION WINNER, Bill Ratner and actor Clay Wilcox.
THE TRUE LIFE ADVENTURES OF BARBIE AND G.I. JOE - The world's toughest super-soldiers and America’s iconic blond bimbo in a steamy true story of media terrorism and mega-sales. Starring 2-time BEST-OF-HOLLYWOOD-FRINGE-EXTENSION WINNER, Bill Ratner and actor Clay Wilcox.

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.

TODDLER BANGS AMERICA

comedy · the ed goodmans · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
If the multi-national corporation were a real person, what would they be like? Toddler Bangs.
If the multi-national corporation were a real person, what would they be like? Toddler Bangs.

(REFRIED) BEAN

comedy · lemabean productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
(REFRIED) BEAN is Part Two of the solo show BEAN, which was Best of Hollywood Fringe 2011 and Top Ten of Fringe World Festival Australia 2012. In (REFRIED) BEAN, a dating curse is placed on Bean and she must learn how to break it or she will be forced to go on awkward and terrible dates - forever!
(REFRIED) BEAN is Part Two of the solo show BEAN, which was Best of Hollywood Fringe 2011 and Top Ten of Fringe World Festival Australia 2012. In (REFRIED) BEAN, a dating curse is placed on Bean and she must learn how to break it or she will be forced to go on awkward and terrible dates - forever!

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!

THE PERFECT LOVER (L'AMANTE PERFETTO)

comedy · fabulous dreams production · family friendly · Italy
He's her husband...She's his wife...the other girl is the lover, but whose lover?
He's her husband...She's his wife...the other girl is the lover, but whose lover?

DOZED & CONFUSED

Carl Kozlowski fell asleep at the wheel of his car, made Oscar-winning actress Hilary Swank think he died mid-interview and had to race an LA bus at 90 mph. Now he's ready to share his craziest narcoleptic misadventures with you. Strap in!

Shiva for Anne Frank

"If you are a human being in LA, you NEED to see this show!" "Long-overdue and distressingly relevant." "Raw and powerful. Heartbreaking and hilarious."

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

Next two shows: 6/20 @7:30pm & 6/22 @5pm

A new musical comedy from the team behind last year's hit Fringe musical, DISASTEROID! "...A laugh-filled plot, some lively C&W infused tunes and some very clever lyrics [makes] Earth to Karen a fun-filled outing.” – Rob Stevens, Haines His Way