30 MINUTE MUSICALS: OUTBREAK/INDEPENDENCE DAY

comedy · 30 minute musicals · world premiere · United States
After versions of Showgirls, Jurassic Park, Top Gun, Ghostbusters, Teen Witch, Home Alone, Roadhouse, Hook, and Transformers 30 MINUTE MUSICALS returns with a double-feature including their parody of the Will Smith summer blockbuster, INDEPENDENCE DAY, and the contagious thriller, OUTBREAK.
After versions of Showgirls, Jurassic Park, Top Gun, Ghostbusters, Teen Witch, Home Alone, Roadhouse, Hook, and Transformers 30 MINUTE MUSICALS returns with a double-feature including their parody of the Will Smith summer blockbuster, INDEPENDENCE DAY, and the contagious thriller, OUTBREAK.

SCAR FACE: THE MUSICAL (AN UNAUTHORIZED WORKSHOP BY THE RSC)

comedy · orbital jigsaw productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
SCAR FACE: THE MUSICAL is a ridiculous idea. The fact it's being staged by Britain's Royal Shakespeare Corporation is even more insane. So thinks lauded theatre director Felicity Bigelow, given the task of turning "shit into gold".
SCAR FACE: THE MUSICAL is a ridiculous idea. The fact it's being staged by Britain's Royal Shakespeare Corporation is even more insane. So thinks lauded theatre director Felicity Bigelow, given the task of turning "shit into gold".

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.

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)

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.

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.

SEAS OF SCIENCE: LET'S GO TO THE MOON!

comedy · seas of science · Ages 0+ · family friendly · United States
Seas of Science is a fun-filled show that will delight the whole family! "Let's Go to the Moon" features Marisol, who joins her friends Barry the Robot, Sergio the King, The Captain, and the Science Crew as they travel to the Moon and learn all about gravity along the way.
Seas of Science is a fun-filled show that will delight the whole family! "Let's Go to the Moon" features Marisol, who joins her friends Barry the Robot, Sergio the King, The Captain, and the Science Crew as they travel to the Moon and learn all about gravity along the way.

LIGATURE MARKS

comedy · gideon productions · Ages 15+ · United States
Jill can't live without Terry. So it's up to both of them—and Terry's favorite online multi-player game, NOIR—to make sure she never has to. LIGATURE MARKS charts a twisted romance between two of life's losers as they take one last shot to be something other than who they are. Noir/Comedy.
Jill can't live without Terry. So it's up to both of them—and Terry's favorite online multi-player game, NOIR—to make sure she never has to. LIGATURE MARKS charts a twisted romance between two of life's losers as they take one last shot to be something other than who they are. Noir/Comedy.

(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!

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 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?

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!

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!

THERE IS A HAPPINESS THAT MORNING IS

comedy · action! theatre company · Ages 15+ · includes nudity · United States
Two Poetry Lectures... Two Lovers... One Public Sex Act... Action! Theatre Company presents the West Coast premiere of Mickle Maher's comedy, directed by Tiger Reel and featuring Christina Keefe, Jack Young & Ted Heyck.
Two Poetry Lectures... Two Lovers... One Public Sex Act... Action! Theatre Company presents the West Coast premiere of Mickle Maher's comedy, directed by Tiger Reel and featuring Christina Keefe, Jack Young & Ted Heyck.

Sugar Free Foster Care

“SugarFree: Foster Care Cognitive Dissonance” is a solo show that combines psychology, poetry, personal narratives, humor, and lived experiences into a creative theatre play that will grab at the heartstrings.

ORANGUTAN

ORANGUTAN is a haunting and absurd one-woman show about the mother of a brutish (slightly orange) would-be dictator, and the tribalism that’s tearing our country apart.

WHAT I NEVER TOLD YOU

Sometimes love becomes transparent, but is it too late? Through the course of one evening, Nick and Alysha ultimately remind themselves how deep their love is. A knock on the door, however, brings the world crashing down around them.

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.