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WET THE HIPPO

comedy · john gilkey and the idiot workshop present · Ages 18+ · United States
Sketch, kind of. Stand-up, but not really. Improv, sort of. Some of LA's most twisted performers come together in a sublimely irreverent and beautifully chaotic exploration of friendship, individuality and belonging. Forget the rules, dive into the absurd, and throw in a bit of live music.
Sketch, kind of. Stand-up, but not really. Improv, sort of. Some of LA's most twisted performers come together in a sublimely irreverent and beautifully chaotic exploration of friendship, individuality and belonging. Forget the rules, dive into the absurd, and throw in a bit of live music.

YOU MAKE ME PHYSICALLY ILL: EPISODE 2 "LOVE NEVER DIES"

comedy · seat of your pants productions · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · world premiere · United States
A father tries to develop his version of the musical "Love Never Dies" starring his daughters and finds himself staging it in a strip club. One of his daughter's boyfriend tries to stop it from happening and high junks ensue.
A father tries to develop his version of the musical "Love Never Dies" starring his daughters and finds himself staging it in a strip club. One of his daughter's boyfriend tries to stop it from happening and high junks ensue.

THE SHOW

comedy · wild thing radio theatre · Ages 10+ · world premiere · United States
“The Show” Written and Directed by: Max Oken Is a new radio theatre comedy focused around the absurdity of social media in everyday life. This "Goon Show" stylized play uses stream of consciousness and satire to explore what it means to be an American in the form of a 40's radio mystery.
“The Show” Written and Directed by: Max Oken Is a new radio theatre comedy focused around the absurdity of social media in everyday life. This "Goon Show" stylized play uses stream of consciousness and satire to explore what it means to be an American in the form of a 40's radio mystery.

STRANDED

ensemble theatre · fermented apples · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States
Inspired by writings and journals of SYLVIA PLATH and MARILYN MONROE, STRANDED takes a deep look inside two great minds to untangle love, loss and our inevitable desire for connection, as well as the effects of Sexual Abuse on Mental Health.
Inspired by writings and journals of SYLVIA PLATH and MARILYN MONROE, STRANDED takes a deep look inside two great minds to untangle love, loss and our inevitable desire for connection, as well as the effects of Sexual Abuse on Mental Health.

TALES OF A JAGUAR MAGICIAN

cabaret & variety · teatro jaguar luna · Ages 13+ · one person show ·
Teatro Jaguar Luna presents Tales of a Jaguar Magician. Masks, video, song and magic, created with colorful characters offer, tips on how does one navigate into the new world dream? Witty, whimsical, funny, wise this theatre has delighted audiences around the world.
Teatro Jaguar Luna presents Tales of a Jaguar Magician. Masks, video, song and magic, created with colorful characters offer, tips on how does one navigate into the new world dream? Witty, whimsical, funny, wise this theatre has delighted audiences around the world.

SHAKESPEARE'S "KING PHYCUS"

comedy · flynnsmen · Ages 18+ · United States
An Historical-Pastoral-Tragical-Comedy in Five Acts. All the plots of Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, Caesar, MacBeth, and Richard III combined in a whirlwind of iambic pentameter consisting of thousands of characters played by 6 actors. Written by Tom Willmorth. Directed by John Apicella.
An Historical-Pastoral-Tragical-Comedy in Five Acts. All the plots of Hamlet, Romeo and Juliet, Caesar, MacBeth, and Richard III combined in a whirlwind of iambic pentameter consisting of thousands of characters played by 6 actors. Written by Tom Willmorth. Directed by John Apicella.

WHORE LOGIC

solo performance · akynos.com · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · one person show · United States
Enlightenment arrives when one woman discovers the joy of using her pussy for power, to pay her rent and to finally understand and accept her sexual objectification.
Enlightenment arrives when one woman discovers the joy of using her pussy for power, to pay her rent and to finally understand and accept her sexual objectification.

ONE MAN SHOW: A DUET

comedy · oxymoron masterpiece theatre · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
This two man one man show chronicles the trials and tribulations of a lonely loser named Tim, as told by the Left and Right sides of his brain. It just might change your life! Maybe.
This two man one man show chronicles the trials and tribulations of a lonely loser named Tim, as told by the Left and Right sides of his brain. It just might change your life! Maybe.

THE BEATING

ensemble theatre · fierce backbone · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
Should a parent ever strike a child? What if it's not their own child? Is it a right of parents everywhere to strike any child? What if they deserve it? Should the government be involved? The jury has been summoned, the lawyers' antics begin, and the judge holds court in this absurdist romp.
Should a parent ever strike a child? What if it's not their own child? Is it a right of parents everywhere to strike any child? What if they deserve it? Should the government be involved? The jury has been summoned, the lawyers' antics begin, and the judge holds court in this absurdist romp.

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