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MOVIN' ON UP

comedy · self · Ages 18+ · United States of America
It’s funny-or-die-in-the-graveyard time when Jeremy Kehoe’s absurdist, existential comedy, “Movin’ On Up”, makes its West Coast premiere at the 2018 Hollywood Fringe Festival at The Complex Hollywood (Ruby Theater, 6476 Santa Monica Blvd.) June 1 - 21.
It’s funny-or-die-in-the-graveyard time when Jeremy Kehoe’s absurdist, existential comedy, “Movin’ On Up”, makes its West Coast premiere at the 2018 Hollywood Fringe Festival at The Complex Hollywood (Ruby Theater, 6476 Santa Monica Blvd.) June 1 - 21.

THE STARS

immersive theatre · ceaseless fun · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
What is it? What does it mean? What does it mean to be? What does it mean to be here?
What is it? What does it mean? What does it mean to be? What does it mean to be here?

PLAYSHOP FOR CREATIVE FREEDOM

events & workshops · psychedelic clowns · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
Psychodelicate, interdimensional Traveller Psychedelic clown teaches a playshop on how to be creative and have fun! Part 1: Clown & ensemble performance games, Part 2: Council, Part 3: Modular Sound bath with guided meditation
Psychodelicate, interdimensional Traveller Psychedelic clown teaches a playshop on how to be creative and have fun! Part 1: Clown & ensemble performance games, Part 2: Council, Part 3: Modular Sound bath with guided meditation

LET THERE BE THISTLES

dusty bums productions · Ages 12+ · one person show · New Zealand
The 2018 Hollywood Producers Encore Award winner! When a God runs out of true believers, only one thing is guaranteed: a temper tantrum of truly biblical proportions. And fleas.
The 2018 Hollywood Producers Encore Award winner! When a God runs out of true believers, only one thing is guaranteed: a temper tantrum of truly biblical proportions. And fleas.

THE ELEVATOR

ensemble theatre · cursed champagne productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
A young office worker, in the midst of her midday malaise, boards an elevator that continues up beyond the office to an enchanted and unknown land. There, she encounters mythical creatures, dastardly villains, and helping hands who show her whether or not the daily grind is what she's meant to do.
A young office worker, in the midst of her midday malaise, boards an elevator that continues up beyond the office to an enchanted and unknown land. There, she encounters mythical creatures, dastardly villains, and helping hands who show her whether or not the daily grind is what she's meant to do.

THE FIRST AND THE LAST

ddb prod. · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
History's most notorious traitors have been gathered by Satan himself to decide among them who will stay in Hell for eternity, and who will be released from their torment.
History's most notorious traitors have been gathered by Satan himself to decide among them who will stay in Hell for eternity, and who will be released from their torment.

ESCAPE FROM GODOT

immersive theatre · mister and mischief · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
You are invited to a show. But it’s THAT show. You know, the one they call “the quintessence of existentialism.” You promised your friend you’d be there. Enter the theater and find your seat. You have 60 minutes to escape. Part game, part performance. Totally absurd.
You are invited to a show. But it’s THAT show. You know, the one they call “the quintessence of existentialism.” You promised your friend you’d be there. Enter the theater and find your seat. You have 60 minutes to escape. Part game, part performance. Totally absurd.

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....

THE GAG

solo performance · compagnie bob · Ages 17+ · one person show · France
Soliloquy of a young man called David, who, from the after-life, reflects on his life and death.
Soliloquy of a young man called David, who, from the after-life, reflects on his life and death.

AN ODYSSEY

dance & physical theatre · ungovernable theatre company · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
Penelope, Telemachus, and Argus grapple with the absence of Odysseus across time and space in this modern reimagining of Homer's Odyssey.
Penelope, Telemachus, and Argus grapple with the absence of Odysseus across time and space in this modern reimagining of Homer's Odyssey.

UNREEL

solo performance · denzil meyers · Ages 18+ · flashing lights · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
A riff on Beckett's Krapp's Last Tape, UNREEL recreates a foolish young man's uncertain journey to his dark side the night before his college entrance exams. A comedic journey about the confusing truth of Kiergegaard's maxim: Life must be lived forwards, but it can only be understood backwards
A riff on Beckett's Krapp's Last Tape, UNREEL recreates a foolish young man's uncertain journey to his dark side the night before his college entrance exams. A comedic journey about the confusing truth of Kiergegaard's maxim: Life must be lived forwards, but it can only be understood backwards

CHARLOTTE'S WORLD OR THE LONE TERRARIUM

solo performance · fermented apples · Ages 14+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Charlotte has always wanted to be able to fly. She's not a bird, and she's not sure if she can technically do it, but she's determined to try!
Charlotte has always wanted to be able to fly. She's not a bird, and she's not sure if she can technically do it, but she's determined to try!

MY MOM DIED WHEN I WAS 14 (A COMEDY)

goodnight orchard films · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
An one man show from Matthew Gudernatch, who touches on what it was like to lose his mother at a tender age. There are stories, songs, jokes, and other attempts to turn all of the unending pain he's endured into a fun performance with maybe just a pinch of male nudity. (It's a comedy)
An one man show from Matthew Gudernatch, who touches on what it was like to lose his mother at a tender age. There are stories, songs, jokes, and other attempts to turn all of the unending pain he's endured into a fun performance with maybe just a pinch of male nudity. (It's a comedy)

PSYCHODELICATE'S MAGICAL PLAYTIME

cabaret & variety · alayha aquarian · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
Psychodelicate an interdimensional traveler/Psychonaut/Mystic/Clown is Here Now to Spread the Good News of the Multiverse, Opening Hearts & Expanding Minds through interdimensional travel demonstration & practicum. A variety show with interactive lessons from the extradimensions.
Psychodelicate an interdimensional traveler/Psychonaut/Mystic/Clown is Here Now to Spread the Good News of the Multiverse, Opening Hearts & Expanding Minds through interdimensional travel demonstration & practicum. A variety show with interactive lessons from the extradimensions.

"THE THIRTY-THREE"

ensemble theatre · reaact · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
Reilly has never questioned her life before. While working a dead-end job with nothing to show for it, Dhyrce shows her a way to live life that may be the kind of excitement she's looking for. What neither of them know is that the meaning of life is harder to figure out than just playing the part.
Reilly has never questioned her life before. While working a dead-end job with nothing to show for it, Dhyrce shows her a way to live life that may be the kind of excitement she's looking for. What neither of them know is that the meaning of life is harder to figure out than just playing the part.