THE GOD OF CARNAGE

comedy · umwelt theatre collective · Ages 15+ · United States
What happens when two sets of parents meet up to deal with the unruly behavior of their children? A calm and rational debate between grown-ups about the need to teach kids how to behave properly in a civilized manner? Don't make me sick...
What happens when two sets of parents meet up to deal with the unruly behavior of their children? A calm and rational debate between grown-ups about the need to teach kids how to behave properly in a civilized manner? Don't make me sick...

I'M DOING THE BEST I CAN

comedy · phoebe ventouras · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
Phoebe wants to put on a great show. She really does. Armed with wit, critical thinking, and a tube of lip-gloss, she can conquer anything. Except maybe her own attention span. What happens when a bookish little girl grows up to crave the spotlight? This one-woman comedy show.
Phoebe wants to put on a great show. She really does. Armed with wit, critical thinking, and a tube of lip-gloss, she can conquer anything. Except maybe her own attention span. What happens when a bookish little girl grows up to crave the spotlight? This one-woman comedy show.

COLTERRORISM II: THE NESTLE QUIKENING

comedy · cmf · Ages 21+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
Part slideshow, part keynote, free association at times, a tap from my consciousness. Tales of international travel, dating, animal attacks, hot air balloon crashes, radioactive journeys, celebrity encounters, drugs, world history and poor life choices are fancifed by images, animation and video.
Part slideshow, part keynote, free association at times, a tap from my consciousness. Tales of international travel, dating, animal attacks, hot air balloon crashes, radioactive journeys, celebrity encounters, drugs, world history and poor life choices are fancifed by images, animation and video.

SPIN PROCTORS

comedy · straitjacket society · Ages 18+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States
Spin Proctors is a fast pace in your face sketch comedy show born from the creative minds of Michael Proctor and Joe Spina. The show is also being produced and directed by Michael Proctor. If you're looking to laugh this show delivers. If you don't like to laugh, well that's unfortunate.
Spin Proctors is a fast pace in your face sketch comedy show born from the creative minds of Michael Proctor and Joe Spina. The show is also being produced and directed by Michael Proctor. If you're looking to laugh this show delivers. If you don't like to laugh, well that's unfortunate.

HEMOPHELIA'S HOUSE OF HORRORS

comedy · the visceral company · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
Join The Visceral Company’s very own ghoul of cool, Hemophelia, as she scares up a new late-night comedy variety show! A troupe of seven experienced comedians bring you hysterical tales of the macabre, hilarious original songs, weird puppets, and more. It’ll leave you screaming… with laughter!
Join The Visceral Company’s very own ghoul of cool, Hemophelia, as she scares up a new late-night comedy variety show! A troupe of seven experienced comedians bring you hysterical tales of the macabre, hilarious original songs, weird puppets, and more. It’ll leave you screaming… with laughter!

ONE MAN SHOW: A DUET

comedy · oxymoron masterpiece theatre · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
This two man one man show chronicles the trials and tribulations of a lonely loser named Tim, as told by the Left and Right sides of his brain. It just might change your life! Maybe.
This two man one man show chronicles the trials and tribulations of a lonely loser named Tim, as told by the Left and Right sides of his brain. It just might change your life! Maybe.

THAT'S FUNNY. YOU DIDN'T SOUND BLACK ON THE PHONE.

comedy · big guns big tobacco · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States
Still funny. Still not sounding black. Szathmari returns with politically incorrect tales of self-discovery taking her from extreme rural Maryland to boarding school via The Preppy Handbook to Budapest and black again. Dark, comedy from a dark comedian.
Still funny. Still not sounding black. Szathmari returns with politically incorrect tales of self-discovery taking her from extreme rural Maryland to boarding school via The Preppy Handbook to Budapest and black again. Dark, comedy from a dark comedian.

CONFESSIONS OF THE HAPPY BRIDE

comedy · boo boo productions · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States
Confessions of the Happy Bride is the story of a girl desperate to realize her mother’s dreams of love, happiness, and a huge wedding...despite the bumpy aisle and the frumpy groom.
Confessions of the Happy Bride is the story of a girl desperate to realize her mother’s dreams of love, happiness, and a huge wedding...despite the bumpy aisle and the frumpy groom.

WHITE TRASH WEDDING AND A FUNERAL

comedy · la comedy sauce · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · United States
A liquor-swillin', trailer-dwellin', hillbilly sex romp. A white trash bride plots to marry the dimwitted, alcoholic nephew of a septic tank millionaire and kill both. Drinkin', swearin',fightin & fornicatin' are what's in store for these Illinois rednecks.
A liquor-swillin', trailer-dwellin', hillbilly sex romp. A white trash bride plots to marry the dimwitted, alcoholic nephew of a septic tank millionaire and kill both. Drinkin', swearin',fightin & fornicatin' are what's in store for these Illinois rednecks.

RYAN IS LOST

comedy · awake/unafraid · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States
Oh no! Frank and Avis have lost their nephew in a busy mall! Maybe if they wait on that bench he'll show up. Maybe everything will be okay. Maybe if they wait long enough, their lives will have meaning. Maybe somebody's coming to rescue them. Maybe... wait, why are they sitting there again?
Oh no! Frank and Avis have lost their nephew in a busy mall! Maybe if they wait on that bench he'll show up. Maybe everything will be okay. Maybe if they wait long enough, their lives will have meaning. Maybe somebody's coming to rescue them. Maybe... wait, why are they sitting there again?

TAKE ME TO THE POORHOUSE

comedy · take me to the poorhouse · Ages 13+ · world premiere · one person show · Nigeria
WINNER: BEST INTERNATIONAL, NOMINEE: DUENDE DISTINCTION A sparkling new comedy about a middle-class Nigerian 3rd grader who dreams of becoming poor to win the heart of her popular classmate. A fresh glimpse of African life about a girl eager to reject herself in to order to feel like she belongs.
WINNER: BEST INTERNATIONAL, NOMINEE: DUENDE DISTINCTION A sparkling new comedy about a middle-class Nigerian 3rd grader who dreams of becoming poor to win the heart of her popular classmate. A fresh glimpse of African life about a girl eager to reject herself in to order to feel like she belongs.

THE HARRY AND SAM DIALOGUES

comedy · redsoil theater company · Ages 10+ · United States
Harry and Sam are best friends who like to pass the time posing outlandish questions. These questions, shrouded in indifference, allow each man to question the other without asserting his fears. Eventually, time passes and the indifference melts into destruction--changing their friendship forever.
Harry and Sam are best friends who like to pass the time posing outlandish questions. These questions, shrouded in indifference, allow each man to question the other without asserting his fears. Eventually, time passes and the indifference melts into destruction--changing their friendship forever.

COCKTALES

comedy · mahoobla productions in association with jack zullo · Ages 21+ · world premiere · United States
It takes a lot more than platform shoes to take it to the top. 1970's hollywood themed improv. Directed by Miles Stroth. Presented by Mahoobla Productions in association with Jack Zullo.
It takes a lot more than platform shoes to take it to the top. 1970's hollywood themed improv. Directed by Miles Stroth. Presented by Mahoobla Productions in association with Jack Zullo.

SHAKESPEARE'S "KING PHYCUS"

comedy · flynnsmen · Ages 18+ · United States
An Historical-Pastoral-Tragical-Comedy in Five Acts. All the plots of Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, Caesar, MacBeth, and Richard III combined in a whirlwind of iambic pentameter consisting of thousands of characters played by 6 actors. Written by Tom Willmorth. Directed by John Apicella.
An Historical-Pastoral-Tragical-Comedy in Five Acts. All the plots of Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, Caesar, MacBeth, and Richard III combined in a whirlwind of iambic pentameter consisting of thousands of characters played by 6 actors. Written by Tom Willmorth. Directed by John Apicella.

MATT & BEN

comedy · io west · United States
"Matt & Ben" depicts its Hollywood golden boys – before J-Lo, before Gwyneth, before Oscar... before anyone actually gave a damn. When the screenplay for Good Will Hunting drops mysteriously from the heavens, the boys realize they're being tested by a Higher Power.
"Matt & Ben" depicts its Hollywood golden boys – before J-Lo, before Gwyneth, before Oscar... before anyone actually gave a damn. When the screenplay for Good Will Hunting drops mysteriously from the heavens, the boys realize they're being tested by a Higher Power.