NOBODY'S REALLY HELPED ME

comedy · independent · Ages 14+ · one person show · United States of America
“Nobody’s Really Helped Me” is a one-woman musical comedy written and performed by Lanessa Long. It is made up of songs and stories about art and education, angst, identity, and encapsulates the melodramatic nature of being 22.
“Nobody’s Really Helped Me” is a one-woman musical comedy written and performed by Lanessa Long. It is made up of songs and stories about art and education, angst, identity, and encapsulates the melodramatic nature of being 22.

MOOSE & DARLENE'S COSMIC DO-OVER

comedy · not at all made up productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
A comedy about family. And climate collapse. And time travel. And sibling rivalry. And unrequited love. And murder.
A comedy about family. And climate collapse. And time travel. And sibling rivalry. And unrequited love. And murder.

LES BANCS

comedy · les bancs · Ages 12+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
Three clowns find themselves trapped on Earth’s closest companion: The Moon. Will they band together to escape? Or will they blast each other into space dust? Find out from June 2nd to June 23rd as Les Bancs Clown Troupe makes their World Premiere at the Hollywood Fringe Festival.
Three clowns find themselves trapped on Earth’s closest companion: The Moon. Will they band together to escape? Or will they blast each other into space dust? Find out from June 2nd to June 23rd as Les Bancs Clown Troupe makes their World Premiere at the Hollywood Fringe Festival.

NIGHT OF THE ROOTBEER

comedy · zero effort productions · Ages 21+ · world premiere · United States of America
What is rootbeer? What does it mean? Is rootbeer a mere product for consumption or is it something more? When 20 best friends meet up at a pizza parlor some serious drama unfolds...or doesn't..? WHO WOULDN'T WANT TO SEE THIS SHOW??
What is rootbeer? What does it mean? Is rootbeer a mere product for consumption or is it something more? When 20 best friends meet up at a pizza parlor some serious drama unfolds...or doesn't..? WHO WOULDN'T WANT TO SEE THIS SHOW??

THE DEAD GUY

comedy · mfa in television, film and theatre, cal state la · Ages 14+ · United States of America
A multimedia satirical comedy about Reality TV where the audience determines the outcome of Eldon, a down-and-out guy offered a million dollars to spend for one week in exchange for a live broadcast of his demise chosen by the online voters: How will he go? Only YOU know....
A multimedia satirical comedy about Reality TV where the audience determines the outcome of Eldon, a down-and-out guy offered a million dollars to spend for one week in exchange for a live broadcast of his demise chosen by the online voters: How will he go? Only YOU know....

MODERN ROMANCE

comedy · meghan magner · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
A Romantic Comedy revolving around the perils of dating in the digital age. Girl meets girl. Girl meets girl's boyfriend. Girl has a broken toilet. Man meets woman. Man meets another woman. Man meets another woman.
A Romantic Comedy revolving around the perils of dating in the digital age. Girl meets girl. Girl meets girl's boyfriend. Girl has a broken toilet. Man meets woman. Man meets another woman. Man meets another woman.

HAPPY HOUR

comedy · happy hour the play · Ages 13+ · United States of America
This one-hour one-act follows a trio of friends ordering drinks and conversing wryly at an LA happy hour. When an older woman appears alone on her birthday, they buy her a drink and once they do, she's theirs.
This one-hour one-act follows a trio of friends ordering drinks and conversing wryly at an LA happy hour. When an older woman appears alone on her birthday, they buy her a drink and once they do, she's theirs.

SENTENCES

comedy · rat box · Ages 16+ · United States of America
Three inmates stuck in a singular jail cell swap stories. A dark comedy loosely tied with John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men." This ridiculous tale features their struggles with internal doubt and the harsh reality they live in.
Three inmates stuck in a singular jail cell swap stories. A dark comedy loosely tied with John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men." This ridiculous tale features their struggles with internal doubt and the harsh reality they live in.

CONFESSIONS OF A HOPEFUL SOUTHERNER... IN FRONT OF STRANGERS

comedy · melinda grace · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
A bright-eyed Texas gal moves to NYC to pursue her dreams of acting and steps into the hardest role of her life -- herself. A beautiful journey full of laughter showcasing the highs and lows of juggling love, art, and spirituality.
A bright-eyed Texas gal moves to NYC to pursue her dreams of acting and steps into the hardest role of her life -- herself. A beautiful journey full of laughter showcasing the highs and lows of juggling love, art, and spirituality.

JANE AUSTEN'S EMMA FRANKENSTEIN

comedy · sacred fools theater company · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
Monsters, music, and proper Regency manners! Looking to capitalize on the success of such mash-ups as "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies," Jane Austen brings us the story of the Woodhouse sisters and their search for love with the Frankenstein Family.
Monsters, music, and proper Regency manners! Looking to capitalize on the success of such mash-ups as "Pride and Prejudice and Zombies," Jane Austen brings us the story of the Woodhouse sisters and their search for love with the Frankenstein Family.

PIZZA AND WHINE

comedy · cappricielli productions · Ages 13+ · family friendly · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
A heart wrenching loss reunites four cousins to share one crazy night with a few evil and welcoming spirits, and song, forcing walls to come down… over a little Pizza and Wine.
A heart wrenching loss reunites four cousins to share one crazy night with a few evil and welcoming spirits, and song, forcing walls to come down… over a little Pizza and Wine.

MACKERS!

comedy · mark marcus mark productions · Ages 16+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
Macbeth but funny!
Macbeth but funny!

GOODBYE CHARLES

comedy · "it's complicated" company · Ages 16+ · United States of America
A dark romantic comedy about dating, marriage and death. Jill’s husband Charles mysteriously disappears after she refuses to grant him a divorce. She follows a string of clues to try and find out the secret Charles was keeping from her. One Act Play written by Gabriel Davis, directed by Kate Enge.
A dark romantic comedy about dating, marriage and death. Jill’s husband Charles mysteriously disappears after she refuses to grant him a divorce. She follows a string of clues to try and find out the secret Charles was keeping from her. One Act Play written by Gabriel Davis, directed by Kate Enge.

NEW KID ON THE BLOCK

comedy · the actors company · Ages 10+ · world premiere · United States of America
A hilarious 30 minute ensemble homeless comedy about a guy who live streams himself living homeless for a week and everyone in his life pulled along for the ride.
A hilarious 30 minute ensemble homeless comedy about a guy who live streams himself living homeless for a week and everyone in his life pulled along for the ride.

THE JOE & JOSHUA SHOW! (2018 EDITION)

comedy · joe & joshua present... · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
Joe & Joshua are BACK! Voted 2017 Top Ten by Stage Raw: "The writing in the show is sharp, satirical, and often incisive, providing both laughs and food for thought." Joe Hernandez-Kolski & Joshua Silverstein combine comedy, poetry, beatboxing, rap w/revealing storytelling to create a fun show!
Joe & Joshua are BACK! Voted 2017 Top Ten by Stage Raw: "The writing in the show is sharp, satirical, and often incisive, providing both laughs and food for thought." Joe Hernandez-Kolski & Joshua Silverstein combine comedy, poetry, beatboxing, rap w/revealing storytelling to create a fun show!

THE KLINGONS HAVE ARRIVED!

Star Trek, Marlowe, Zero G! A once in a lifetime opportunity to see Tamburlaine and Klingons together. "EPIC!" "Not to be missed!" "Genius"

Batter Up!

PICK OF THE FRINGE! "Batter Up" is for anyone who's ever been addicted to a hobby; in Brett's case, baseball. Come share in his obsession and watch him perform feats of memory that'll shock and delight. Catch him before he's going, going, gone!

Five Pieces of Paper

How do you tell a story about the Holocaust without it being overwhelming? You sing in Yiddish, act, tell stories, puppeteer, clown, and bake... “Beautifully courageous and authentic performance. I laughed, I cried, and I was deeply moved.”

SACRED FOOLS brings 3 new shows to HFF19

A devised adaptation of a Greek classic about corruption, weakness & power; a hilarious tale of a highly-trained marksman/history teacher; and a heartwarming comedy about an overbearing stage mother and her hapless son attempting to stage a comeback