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!

DENIM ON DENIM…II: ROADHOUSE OF CARDS

comedy · renegade players · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
'Denim on Denim...II: Roadhouse of Cards' is the best sketch show in town it's so wrong that it's right. A mix of live and filmed sketches featuring 80s references, magician doctors, cannibal families, and so much more we can't fit it on this page!
'Denim on Denim...II: Roadhouse of Cards' is the best sketch show in town it's so wrong that it's right. A mix of live and filmed sketches featuring 80s references, magician doctors, cannibal families, and so much more we can't fit it on this page!

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.

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.

ECHO PARK

comedy · one small instrument · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States
A collection of short scenes, each taking place in the various cars stuck in the same traffic jam.
A collection of short scenes, each taking place in the various cars stuck in the same traffic jam.

THE TRIAL OF DALI

comedy · pro arte productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
Watch the prosecution of Surrealist artist Salvador Dali for violating the moral code of Franco’s Spain in 1948. To win his freedom, prove his relevance as an artist, and save his marriage, Dali must defend his art. Things "get surreal" in this satirical romp through the mind of a legendary artist.
Watch the prosecution of Surrealist artist Salvador Dali for violating the moral code of Franco’s Spain in 1948. To win his freedom, prove his relevance as an artist, and save his marriage, Dali must defend his art. Things "get surreal" in this satirical romp through the mind of a legendary artist.

BASICALLY TOGETHER

comedy · bitchin' productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
A comedic, voyeuristic glimpse into relationships at every stage. We've all been there.
A comedic, voyeuristic glimpse into relationships at every stage. We've all been there.

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!

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.

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!

THE LAST TEMPTATION OF PAULA DEEN

comedy · fell swoop playwrights · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States
Hey y’all, it’s Fell Swoop here! Ten cooks from our kitchen have collaborated on this satiric romp through the life of America’s favorite restaurateur, entrepreneur, and good ol' southern gal. Come set a spell and learn a few tips on keeping your family close and your fan base closer.
Hey y’all, it’s Fell Swoop here! Ten cooks from our kitchen have collaborated on this satiric romp through the life of America’s favorite restaurateur, entrepreneur, and good ol' southern gal. Come set a spell and learn a few tips on keeping your family close and your fan base closer.

THE ODYSSEY

comedy · the l.a. troupe · Ages 12+ · family friendly · United States
Odysseus meets Monty Python in this hilarious version of Homer's THE ODYSSEY.
Odysseus meets Monty Python in this hilarious version of Homer's THE ODYSSEY.

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.

mandy picks a husband!

What's the magic elixir for Mandy's unmarried soul? Find out in this hilarious and raw 60-minute rollercoaster ride that began as an Instagram dating experiment a la ABC's The Bachelorette, @mandypicksahusband. $10 tix w/code mpah19!

A BIT MUCH: A Solo Comedy

A LOL funny, insightful journey that illustrates how women can comfortably step into their own brand of strength and femininity without compromise. Spoiler alert: it's harder than it looks, but not impossible. June 8, 16, 27 at the Lounge Theatre.

PIT OF GOBLINS

A comedy/horror multimedia solo show about a serial killer, a local sheriff, and a pit of goblins that feed on people. If you are seeing this ad, get $10 tix with code: goblins

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.