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LAS GARCIA - BEYOND ENCORE

solo performance · ortegart/lok's angeles productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Dreams are contagious and meant to be shared. But what happens when a nightmare creeps in there too? Las García is a docudrama about two women of the same bloodline, living in different generations, yet experiencing the same circumstances: The afflictions that love brings.
Dreams are contagious and meant to be shared. But what happens when a nightmare creeps in there too? Las García is a docudrama about two women of the same bloodline, living in different generations, yet experiencing the same circumstances: The afflictions that love brings.

PLEASE STAND CLEAR, THE DOORS ARE CLOSING

solo performance · lurking cat theatre · Ages 12+ · one person show · United States of America
A tragicomic one-man show that invites you to experience life, death, and all the scary stuff in between through the eyes of 12 people on the Metro Expo Line train. Come for the laughs. Stay for the tears. Leave with an annoying song stuck in your head.
A tragicomic one-man show that invites you to experience life, death, and all the scary stuff in between through the eyes of 12 people on the Metro Expo Line train. Come for the laughs. Stay for the tears. Leave with an annoying song stuck in your head.

"POWER!" STOKELY CARMICHAEL

solo performance · meshaun labrone · Ages 12+ · one person show · United States of America
In commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the BLACK POWER MOVEMENT (1966-2016), Meshaun Labrone wrote "POWER!" Stokely Carmichael. The play takes an absurdist journey into the mind of revolutionary, Stokely Carmichael.
In commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the BLACK POWER MOVEMENT (1966-2016), Meshaun Labrone wrote "POWER!" Stokely Carmichael. The play takes an absurdist journey into the mind of revolutionary, Stokely Carmichael.

REVELATION

ensemble theatre · revelation · Ages 14+ · United States of America
Revelation is about a parallel universe where humans have free thought but not free choice. With the use of stereotypes and allusions to real life events, Revelation explores the idea of religion, fate, and the purpose of life.
Revelation is about a parallel universe where humans have free thought but not free choice. With the use of stereotypes and allusions to real life events, Revelation explores the idea of religion, fate, and the purpose of life.

SHITTY

comedy · changbergerproductions · Ages 17+ · world premiere · United States of America
A string of execution-style homicides, a struggling Chinese restaurant, and a bag of shit will have you laughing off the edge of your seat in this whodunit dark comedy of epic proportions.
A string of execution-style homicides, a struggling Chinese restaurant, and a bag of shit will have you laughing off the edge of your seat in this whodunit dark comedy of epic proportions.

SUICIDE LIVE

comedy · rick and pat creese · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
Winner--Encore! Producers' Award Performance Added-Saturday July 16, 5 pm A dark comedy about an estranged father and son relationship that finds the fun in dysfunctional and the upside of suicide when they make their unreal lives into a reality show.
Winner--Encore! Producers' Award Performance Added-Saturday July 16, 5 pm A dark comedy about an estranged father and son relationship that finds the fun in dysfunctional and the upside of suicide when they make their unreal lives into a reality show.

THE GENTRIFICATION CYCLE

ensemble theatre · samovar subway ensemble · world premiere · United States of America
2 plays by G.D. Kimble. In "Jen Tries Vacation" an affluent couple discovers a landscape of magical manifest destiny: the inner city. In "Locomotive Repair in Three Easy Steps" we discover Chekhov's 3 sisters in a morphine and vodka fueled epilogue where everything is going to change.
2 plays by G.D. Kimble. In "Jen Tries Vacation" an affluent couple discovers a landscape of magical manifest destiny: the inner city. In "Locomotive Repair in Three Easy Steps" we discover Chekhov's 3 sisters in a morphine and vodka fueled epilogue where everything is going to change.

AURORA AND LARRY

copper moll productions · Ages 17+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Back in the 70's on a hippy commune, siblings Aurora and Polaris were raised to be "Lightbringers" for a changing planet. But darkness now calls to a middle-aged Larry, and flaky Aurora may be his only chance against a collapsing black hole of depression - if the space aliens don't get him first.
Back in the 70's on a hippy commune, siblings Aurora and Polaris were raised to be "Lightbringers" for a changing planet. But darkness now calls to a middle-aged Larry, and flaky Aurora may be his only chance against a collapsing black hole of depression - if the space aliens don't get him first.

TIME STANDS STILL

ensemble theatre · wolf jump productions · Ages 13+ · United States of America
In a script The New York Times says "crackles with bright wit and intelligence," this Broadway-hit play from Pulitzer Prize-winner Donald Margulies is a witty, intelligent look at what what happens when ordinary life is refracted throughout the lens of war.
In a script The New York Times says "crackles with bright wit and intelligence," this Broadway-hit play from Pulitzer Prize-winner Donald Margulies is a witty, intelligent look at what what happens when ordinary life is refracted throughout the lens of war.

LABITITY

comedy · outside entertainment · Ages 17+ · includes nudity · world premiere · United States of America
A comedic set takes a theatrical turn when a young comedian explores topics of race, gender, and sexuality. You'll laugh and squirm alongside a cast of characters that bring her perceptions to life, losing her Labitity (labels, titles, and identities) as she challenges you to do the same.
A comedic set takes a theatrical turn when a young comedian explores topics of race, gender, and sexuality. You'll laugh and squirm alongside a cast of characters that bring her perceptions to life, losing her Labitity (labels, titles, and identities) as she challenges you to do the same.

PENNY FOR YOUR THOUGHTS

ensemble theatre · scherzo theatre company · Ages 7+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States of America
Once upon a time there was a young boy who ran away from home to grow up. Once upon a time there was an old man who got trapped in his nostalgia. Scherzo Theatre Company takes you on two bold adventures where words turn into movement, dreams into memories, and wishes into Nothingness. Bring a penny
Once upon a time there was a young boy who ran away from home to grow up. Once upon a time there was an old man who got trapped in his nostalgia. Scherzo Theatre Company takes you on two bold adventures where words turn into movement, dreams into memories, and wishes into Nothingness. Bring a penny

HOW TO BE A VIRGIN (IN 12 MORALLY AMBIGUOUS STEPS)

comedy · lucid dramatics · Ages 17+ · world premiere · United States of America
Meet The Virgin: she’s a 30-year-old Christian feminist—and she’s gonna set her sexual record straight. A hilarious and candid journey through twelve sexual close calls, How to Be A Virgin explores the rules of “the game” for both sexes. Find out who - or what - she is really waiting for.
Meet The Virgin: she’s a 30-year-old Christian feminist—and she’s gonna set her sexual record straight. A hilarious and candid journey through twelve sexual close calls, How to Be A Virgin explores the rules of “the game” for both sexes. Find out who - or what - she is really waiting for.

THE PRINCES' CHARMING

ensemble theatre · the loft ensemble · Ages 13+ · family friendly · United States of America
When faced with a sudden ultimatum, two princes scramble to find true love or suffer the consequences of a mysterious curse. Through speed dating, arranged marriages, and random encounters in the woods, is there any chance at true love?
When faced with a sudden ultimatum, two princes scramble to find true love or suffer the consequences of a mysterious curse. Through speed dating, arranged marriages, and random encounters in the woods, is there any chance at true love?

MUST BE COMFORTABLE WITH

comedy · broads' word ensemble · world premiere · United States of America
Seeking all ages, genders, and ethnicities as audience members for Broads' Word Ensemble's new, original comedy MUST BE COMFORTABLE WITH. Ability to laugh at quirks of the casting process a plus. Join the conversation! @BroadsWordThtr #MustBComfyW #NotComfy
Seeking all ages, genders, and ethnicities as audience members for Broads' Word Ensemble's new, original comedy MUST BE COMFORTABLE WITH. Ability to laugh at quirks of the casting process a plus. Join the conversation! @BroadsWordThtr #MustBComfyW #NotComfy

NINE DRESSES: SEX, DEATH, FASHION

cabaret & variety · brenda varda · Ages 15+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
FRINGE ENCORE AWARD WINNER & Nominated for BEST CABARET. 2 Encores: July 23rd & 24th- 7:30 pm. Horror! Lurking in dark corners of closets-untouched identities, bought but never worn. Fashion’s a ghoul-so why not sing about it? A romp through bad decisions & embarrassment with a man on base. Bass.
FRINGE ENCORE AWARD WINNER & Nominated for BEST CABARET. 2 Encores: July 23rd & 24th- 7:30 pm. Horror! Lurking in dark corners of closets-untouched identities, bought but never worn. Fashion’s a ghoul-so why not sing about it? A romp through bad decisions & embarrassment with a man on base. Bass.

Lincoln 2020

Jaded campaign manager Tess Baker (Jessica Jones meets Josh Lyman) is about ready to throw in the towel when somebody wakes up a candidate she can work with - Abraham Lincoln.

Too Blunt!

Kelvin Blunt's solo show recounts his journey to weight loss, childhood crushes, and modern dating. He also unpacks the unique intersectionality of race and sexual orientation--and pays homage to two of his sheroes: his mother and Janet Jackson.

Mil Grus

LA’s premier bouffon troupe: a motley crew of miscreants have crawled out of the gutter to make you question reality. Our feats of physical and existential comedy defy explanation and provoke unfettered, eery glee. Come see what's behind the curtain.