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FANCY: SECRETS FROM MY BOOTYDOIR

cabaret & variety · farah productions · Ages 21+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Come join lady drag cult-icon Fancy, your favorite po' country girl turned high-falutin' prostitute, as she shares her secrets she's learned in a campy, fun cabaret set in her own famous bootydoir!
Come join lady drag cult-icon Fancy, your favorite po' country girl turned high-falutin' prostitute, as she shares her secrets she's learned in a campy, fun cabaret set in her own famous bootydoir!

BELLI GEMELLI: AN OPERA SITCOM

musicals and operas · the glorious act that we do · Ages 10+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States
Sung in Italian with English subtitles, "Belli Gemelli" is an operatic family sitcom set in the 90's. Jon, a teenage orphan, creates an alter-ego to date twin sisters and weasel his way into their family. Tensions mount at prom until Jon makes a decision that brings the family closer than ever.
Sung in Italian with English subtitles, "Belli Gemelli" is an operatic family sitcom set in the 90's. Jon, a teenage orphan, creates an alter-ego to date twin sisters and weasel his way into their family. Tensions mount at prom until Jon makes a decision that brings the family closer than ever.

MEET & GREET

comedy · combined artform · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
4 actresses (of a certain age) are all up for the same part in a new sitcom pilot. At the network casting office, old rivalries come to the surface, egos clash, and a shocking revelation forces them to question their entire existences.
4 actresses (of a certain age) are all up for the same part in a new sitcom pilot. At the network casting office, old rivalries come to the surface, egos clash, and a shocking revelation forces them to question their entire existences.

A GAY IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST

ensemble theatre · queer classics · family friendly · world premiere · United States
Oscar Wilde’s masterful comedy galavants through a world obsessed with appearances, money and social-status. (The polar opposite of Hollywood culture. Wink face.) By presenting the lovers as gay men, Queer Classics creates a play more hysterically fabulous than Oscar could get away with in his time.
Oscar Wilde’s masterful comedy galavants through a world obsessed with appearances, money and social-status. (The polar opposite of Hollywood culture. Wink face.) By presenting the lovers as gay men, Queer Classics creates a play more hysterically fabulous than Oscar could get away with in his time.

JACKASS: A PROM STORY

solo performance · amy granados · Ages 13+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
Amy Granados shares how Saved By The Bell and slow dancing ruined everything
Amy Granados shares how Saved By The Bell and slow dancing ruined everything

ZOMBIES FROM THE BEYOND

musicals and operas · the visceral company · Ages 8+ · family friendly · flashing lights · United States
LA PREMIERE! This musical comedy sendup of 1950s sci-fi B-movies takes a satirical look at American ideals and foibles during the cold war and space race paranoia of the Eisenhower era. A unanimous hit with critics in its 1995 Off-Broadway premiere, this show now makes its long-awaited LA debut!
LA PREMIERE! This musical comedy sendup of 1950s sci-fi B-movies takes a satirical look at American ideals and foibles during the cold war and space race paranoia of the Eisenhower era. A unanimous hit with critics in its 1995 Off-Broadway premiere, this show now makes its long-awaited LA debut!

BOSS: THE UNTOLD TONY DANZA STORY

comedy · three rivers theatre company · world premiere · United States
This is a comedy, loosely (and we mean loosely) based on the early life, and career of America's favorite son and national treasure, Tony Danza. The play explores the nature of the entertainment business and how far some some people are willing to go to achieve success in it.
This is a comedy, loosely (and we mean loosely) based on the early life, and career of America's favorite son and national treasure, Tony Danza. The play explores the nature of the entertainment business and how far some some people are willing to go to achieve success in it.

WAITLESS

comedy · fierce backbone · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States
ENCORE PRODUCERS PICK! Life's a run on a treadmill. Shelley and Trent take the plunge and move to London for work, where they are challenged to find the right pace to discover if their love can go the distance.
ENCORE PRODUCERS PICK! Life's a run on a treadmill. Shelley and Trent take the plunge and move to London for work, where they are challenged to find the right pace to discover if their love can go the distance.

THE WAKE

solo performance · bam · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Love and loss nearly always intertwine, but never as closely as when you discover your one true love is a dead body. A candid dark comedy about learning which things (and people) to bury. From the creator of the 2012 Hollywood Fringe solo hit “This Vicious Minute.”
Love and loss nearly always intertwine, but never as closely as when you discover your one true love is a dead body. A candid dark comedy about learning which things (and people) to bury. From the creator of the 2012 Hollywood Fringe solo hit “This Vicious Minute.”

FRIENDS LIKE THESE

ensemble theatre · theatre unleashed · Ages 13+ · United States of America
"GO!" - LA Weekly. "...a must see play and will put a knot in your stomach by the end." - L.A. Theatre Review. The story of a very particular group of kids and what happens when the secrets, lies and deception between them spiral out of control, exploding into violence and tragedy.
"GO!" - LA Weekly. "...a must see play and will put a knot in your stomach by the end." - L.A. Theatre Review. The story of a very particular group of kids and what happens when the secrets, lies and deception between them spiral out of control, exploding into violence and tragedy.

RIOT GRRRL SAVES THE WORLD

ensemble theatre · will play for food theatre group · Ages 15+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
When a Jehovah’s Witness stumbles into a Riot Grrrl meeting, beliefs are challenged on all sides. But with the Apocalypse just around the corner, these teen punk prophets must band together to save the world by making zines, rocking out and navigating the beginning of love at the End of Days.
When a Jehovah’s Witness stumbles into a Riot Grrrl meeting, beliefs are challenged on all sides. But with the Apocalypse just around the corner, these teen punk prophets must band together to save the world by making zines, rocking out and navigating the beginning of love at the End of Days.

RSVP: RIP (REALLY INTO PARTYING)

solo performance · angry alice · Ages 17+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
When Janey takes an ominous internet quiz predicting the date of her death, she must plan the hottest funeral Hollywood has ever seen! Will she get famous before she dies or die trying? One woman. One guitarist. One brand new face melting rock musical.
When Janey takes an ominous internet quiz predicting the date of her death, she must plan the hottest funeral Hollywood has ever seen! Will she get famous before she dies or die trying? One woman. One guitarist. One brand new face melting rock musical.

EGOMANIAC - A POETIC INCANTATION

ensemble theatre · theatre om · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
An archetypal play, in classic Greek style, that explores the nature of the ego. Former lovers, now married to different people, come together at a crossroads in their lives. Three men & three women, representing the egos of the main two characters, make up the dynamic of the storytelling.
An archetypal play, in classic Greek style, that explores the nature of the ego. Former lovers, now married to different people, come together at a crossroads in their lives. Three men & three women, representing the egos of the main two characters, make up the dynamic of the storytelling.

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)

LYDIA TRUEBLOOD: THE BLACK WIDOW OF THE ATLANTIC COAST

musicals and operas · traveling showcase productions · Ages 21+ · world premiere · United States
The Worlds ONLY One-And-A-Half-Woman Bloodfolk Cabaret!
The Worlds ONLY One-And-A-Half-Woman Bloodfolk Cabaret!

"Birthday" by Michael David Ker

A comedy about one man losing it all in a year - his parents and home - and finding his way to rise from the ashes in an attempt to celebrate life.

Walking on Eggshells in Stilettos

Walking On Eggshells In Stilettos: A dark comedy about bipolar disorder & child abuse. With characters, multimedia, physical comedy, we journey with Ann-Marie as she steps out of negative patterns into her own power, self love & some sexy stilettos!

Cirque du Giselle

Cirque du Giselle is a dark & tragic love story of deceit, heartbreak, consequences, & redemption – where love eventually triumphs over vengeance from the grave & beyond. Brought to life on the stage in a swirl of aerial & cirque magic!

In Conclusion:

They have it all: cash, charm, and connections. Playing by different rules. So when a boy is found dead and two more stand to hang, justice is under the microscope and we have to ask: how did we get here, where are we going and do we have a choice?