CRINGEFEST: AN UNCOMFORTABLE ANTHOLOGY

comedy · flat tire theatre company · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States of America
2017 ENCORE Producer's Award Winner! Plate scraping. Christmas with the in-laws. Milk. No normal person enjoys these things, but we're not normal. Come cringe at Fringe with Flat Tire's anthology series of cringe-worthy moments.
2017 ENCORE Producer's Award Winner! Plate scraping. Christmas with the in-laws. Milk. No normal person enjoys these things, but we're not normal. Come cringe at Fringe with Flat Tire's anthology series of cringe-worthy moments.

THE SACRED BEASTS

comedy · n/a · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
The booze and resentment-soaked real life friendship of Ernest Hemingway and Orson Welles is conjured in three scenes spanning three decades with the besotted wordsmiths played by different actors in each stage of their lives. Claim your ringside seat as these fists of genius at last come to blows.
The booze and resentment-soaked real life friendship of Ernest Hemingway and Orson Welles is conjured in three scenes spanning three decades with the besotted wordsmiths played by different actors in each stage of their lives. Claim your ringside seat as these fists of genius at last come to blows.

BLOODY AWFUL: TWO TWISTED COMEDIES BY LELAND FRANKEL

comedy · shinbone theatre company · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
Laugh 'til you die during this double bill of macabre comedies ("The Callback" and "Slaughterhouse") by award-winning playwright Leland Frankel. Disturbing show tunes, refrigerators full of body parts, and an Emma Stone-obsessed serial killer are just a few of the dark delights in store.
Laugh 'til you die during this double bill of macabre comedies ("The Callback" and "Slaughterhouse") by award-winning playwright Leland Frankel. Disturbing show tunes, refrigerators full of body parts, and an Emma Stone-obsessed serial killer are just a few of the dark delights in store.

6 FIGURES

comedy · hill three productions · Ages 21+ · includes nudity · world premiere · United States of America
3 dark comedy one act plays that explore one on one relationships. Directed by ABC Executive Producer, Stacy Traub
3 dark comedy one act plays that explore one on one relationships. Directed by ABC Executive Producer, Stacy Traub

86'D

comedy · kettle one productions · Ages 15+ · one person show · United States of America
WINNER of The Encore Producer's Award, 86'd, is a one-woman show about life on all sides of the service industry. Running time: 55min
WINNER of The Encore Producer's Award, 86'd, is a one-woman show about life on all sides of the service industry. Running time: 55min

THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (ABRIDGED)

comedy · phantom projects theatre group · Ages 15+ · United States of America
Direct From the La Mirada Theatre to the Fringe, the Bard is Back! 3 men (in tights) will somehow perform every play by William Shakespeare, in just 90 minutes!
Direct From the La Mirada Theatre to the Fringe, the Bard is Back! 3 men (in tights) will somehow perform every play by William Shakespeare, in just 90 minutes!

MARTHA WASHINGTON KILLED A REDCOAT

comedy · vanilla quesadilla · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
On the night of the Boston Tea Party, Martha Washington killed a British solider. This is the previously unknown (and slightly untrue) story of how the wives of Washington, Jefferson, Madison, and Franklin banded together to protect themselves and their country.
On the night of the Boston Tea Party, Martha Washington killed a British solider. This is the previously unknown (and slightly untrue) story of how the wives of Washington, Jefferson, Madison, and Franklin banded together to protect themselves and their country.

UNREALISTIC EXPECTATIONS

comedy · greg. · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
Alex is very depressed and his girlfriend left him last night. He gets drinks with his best friend/roommate Frankie to take his mind off it. But when he meets their waitress, he thinks she's attractive—so he imagines their entire relationship together before he actually meets her.
Alex is very depressed and his girlfriend left him last night. He gets drinks with his best friend/roommate Frankie to take his mind off it. But when he meets their waitress, he thinks she's attractive—so he imagines their entire relationship together before he actually meets her.

LYMPHOMANIAC

comedy · megan timpane · Ages 14+ · one person show · United States of America
Lymphomaniac is a tory about a 22 year old actress who finds out she has Lymphoma and is faced with 6 months of chemo. Despite the misfortune of her diagnosis, she defeats her cancer and recounts some of the funniest moments and important lessons that came about during her treatment.
Lymphomaniac is a tory about a 22 year old actress who finds out she has Lymphoma and is faced with 6 months of chemo. Despite the misfortune of her diagnosis, she defeats her cancer and recounts some of the funniest moments and important lessons that came about during her treatment.

DADDY WALKS LIKE A SLUT

comedy · happy/sad artist collective · Ages 17+ · world premiere · United States of America
Three short plays in thirty minutes or less. You'll laugh. You'll cry. You'll inexplicably leave craving pierogies. Daddy Issues, Walk of Shame and SLUT examine femininity from that awkward position where you hold your purse while trying to wash your hands in a public restroom.
Three short plays in thirty minutes or less. You'll laugh. You'll cry. You'll inexplicably leave craving pierogies. Daddy Issues, Walk of Shame and SLUT examine femininity from that awkward position where you hold your purse while trying to wash your hands in a public restroom.

DARK ARTS

comedy · the ichabod's cranium players · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
VEEP meets HOUSE OF CARDS as crisis PR firm Klein & St. Jude battle dark forces, and themselves, to rescue a woman’s company from a conspiracy to crush her. Buzz feed's #1 Most Anticipated Fringe Play! Don't miss secret immersive prelude/finale.Details: www.darkartsplay.com
VEEP meets HOUSE OF CARDS as crisis PR firm Klein & St. Jude battle dark forces, and themselves, to rescue a woman’s company from a conspiracy to crush her. Buzz feed's #1 Most Anticipated Fringe Play! Don't miss secret immersive prelude/finale.Details: www.darkartsplay.com

PRETTY, WITTY NELL

comedy · rogue shakespeare® · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
MUST SEE! Hollywood Fringe International Award Winner of 2015 & 2016! Comedy Award Nominee 2016! Famed British playwright, Ryan J-W Smith's wildest comedy penned in his iconic, award-winning iambic verse. This outrageous farce retells the history of infamous English actress/courtesan, Nell Gwynne.
MUST SEE! Hollywood Fringe International Award Winner of 2015 & 2016! Comedy Award Nominee 2016! Famed British playwright, Ryan J-W Smith's wildest comedy penned in his iconic, award-winning iambic verse. This outrageous farce retells the history of infamous English actress/courtesan, Nell Gwynne.

BEEN SO LONG

comedy · amygdala productions in co-production with stella adler lab theatre · Ages 14+ · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
The U.S premiere of acclaimed British playwright Ché Walker's "Been So Long" (Royal Court Theatre, London 1998). In a defunct Tex-Mex pub in Camden Town, London, a lothario, a loser, two girls on reunion, and a barman, wrestle with loneliness, violent love and revenge.
The U.S premiere of acclaimed British playwright Ché Walker's "Been So Long" (Royal Court Theatre, London 1998). In a defunct Tex-Mex pub in Camden Town, London, a lothario, a loser, two girls on reunion, and a barman, wrestle with loneliness, violent love and revenge.

"TRANSITION"

comedy · none · Ages 13+ · United States of America
"Transition" imagines the November 10, 2016 meeting in the White House between President Obama and Donald Trump some 36 hours after the General Election as the fate of our democracy hung in the balance. Stars Harry S. Murphy and Joshua Wolf Coleman.
"Transition" imagines the November 10, 2016 meeting in the White House between President Obama and Donald Trump some 36 hours after the General Election as the fate of our democracy hung in the balance. Stars Harry S. Murphy and Joshua Wolf Coleman.

BROKE AS A JOKE

comedy · danny lobell · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
Comedian Danny Lobell has done crazy things for money. He's bred rare cats, bought chickens to sell their eggs, and battled the bureaucracy of the welfare office. Throughout his adventures, he's learned that money is only good if you make the world a better place with it.
Comedian Danny Lobell has done crazy things for money. He's bred rare cats, bought chickens to sell their eggs, and battled the bureaucracy of the welfare office. Throughout his adventures, he's learned that money is only good if you make the world a better place with it.

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