DEATH BY POWERPOINT

comedy · zappictures · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States
LA WEEKLY: "RECOMMENDED-1 OF TOP 7 SHOWS at the Hollywood Fringe!" TED Talks-style "Influencers" will attempt to destroy your precious Cherished Beliefs by making life-changing presentations as they compete for Money, Glory & PowerPoint immortality. Fun times! (Dark Comedy, 55 min)
LA WEEKLY: "RECOMMENDED-1 OF TOP 7 SHOWS at the Hollywood Fringe!" TED Talks-style "Influencers" will attempt to destroy your precious Cherished Beliefs by making life-changing presentations as they compete for Money, Glory & PowerPoint immortality. Fun times! (Dark Comedy, 55 min)

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.

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!

HARMON LEON IN YANK ME

comedy · theatre asylum · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States
Harmon has made a career out of infiltrating extremist subcultures in America. His multimedia show brings such horrors as beautiful baby contests, Christian Punk, and a hidden camera show with OJ Simpson. Hilarious!” Howard Stern “A comedy force to be reckoned with.” *****Edinburgh List
Harmon has made a career out of infiltrating extremist subcultures in America. His multimedia show brings such horrors as beautiful baby contests, Christian Punk, and a hidden camera show with OJ Simpson. Hilarious!” Howard Stern “A comedy force to be reckoned with.” *****Edinburgh List

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

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.

LOST MOON RADIO PRESENTS MILLION DOLLAR HAIR

comedy · lost moon radio · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States
Lost Moon Radio (Top of Fringe ‘12, Best Comedy ‘11) invites you to a song-and-joke-filled tribute concert memorializing legendary music producer, label owner, and amateur homeopath Bernie Schonfeld. The rock stars who knew Bernie best sing of his adventures, scandals, and celebrated haircut.
Lost Moon Radio (Top of Fringe ‘12, Best Comedy ‘11) invites you to a song-and-joke-filled tribute concert memorializing legendary music producer, label owner, and amateur homeopath Bernie Schonfeld. The rock stars who knew Bernie best sing of his adventures, scandals, and celebrated haircut.

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.

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.

MOBY ALPHA

comedy · charles · Ages 12+ · United States
An hilarious homage to classic sci-fi and literature, Moby Alpha is the story of a mad captain’s quest for revenge on the amorphous energy cloud that temporarily took his leg. More simply, Moby Alpha is Moby-Dick in space, but funny. "★★★★" - Edmonton Sun "★★★★" - Winnipeg Free Press
An hilarious homage to classic sci-fi and literature, Moby Alpha is the story of a mad captain’s quest for revenge on the amorphous energy cloud that temporarily took his leg. More simply, Moby Alpha is Moby-Dick in space, but funny. "★★★★" - Edmonton Sun "★★★★" - Winnipeg Free Press

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.

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.

DISASSEMBLY

comedy · theatre of note · Ages 16+ · United States
A dark and violently funny comedy about extreme commitment and severe codependence. "Everyone lies, and you better get used to it!" “The Bottom Line: rare sight of a contemporary farce that actually takes flight.” - Myron Meisel, The Hollywood Reporter
A dark and violently funny comedy about extreme commitment and severe codependence. "Everyone lies, and you better get used to it!" “The Bottom Line: rare sight of a contemporary farce that actually takes flight.” - Myron Meisel, The Hollywood Reporter

MARIA CONCHITA ALFONSO ALFONSO ALFONSO

comedy · fierce backbone · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States
An aging, yet sexy, world weary Latina star - grasping to hold on to her youth and stardom - seduces a young, unsuspecting, naive, hunky, star-struck, Hispanic waiter/wannabe actor for her amusement, but surprisingly finds amour and more...all in the late afternoon.
An aging, yet sexy, world weary Latina star - grasping to hold on to her youth and stardom - seduces a young, unsuspecting, naive, hunky, star-struck, Hispanic waiter/wannabe actor for her amusement, but surprisingly finds amour and more...all in the late afternoon.

ROMEO AND JULIET IN HELL

comedy · mdr players · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States
Romeo and Juliet, dead, wake up to find themselves stuck in their Personal Hell - forced to listen to WEST SIDE STORY music for eternity. To escape, they must suffer through a production of their life story performed by the other inhabitants of Hell - Shakespeare’s dead characters!
Romeo and Juliet, dead, wake up to find themselves stuck in their Personal Hell - forced to listen to WEST SIDE STORY music for eternity. To escape, they must suffer through a production of their life story performed by the other inhabitants of Hell - Shakespeare’s dead characters!