TAGGED WITH DARK COMEDY
An original musical comedy about corruption, depression, and death! In the future, medicine has come a long way, now that The Meds are using lower class humans as their test subjects. After all, everyone wants to live forever - except one test subjects who happens to be suicidal.
Nyanga who is also directing the show was looking for an actress who could be vulnerable on stage, portray the kindness and benevolence the character “Mary Joan” has, but also show some inner strength and be able to affirm herself at the end of her journey. Mariana Montes has all these qualities.
Zombie Joe's Underground Theatre Group’s 4th Annual, all-new fun and frightening, semi-immersive Haunted-Halloween Theatrical-Attraction-Performance and Maze of inexplicable horrors, unfathomable monstrosities, and the disturbed spirits that walk among us!
Comedian Kay Monroe tackles race, gender, and sexuality during a stand up routine that becomes an authentic experience. Her journey explores our innate nature to attach ourselves to labels, titles, and identities. Challenging this need, she combines them all to lose her Labitity.
What evil lurks in the heart of suburbia? Every family has a dark underbelly, even the perfect ones, in playwright Mary Laws' modern, darkly comic revenge tragedy of family dysfunction. 9/17-10/24 at The Echo Theater Co., 3269 Casitas Ave., LA, CA 90039;$30, 310-307-3753; www.EchoTheaterCompany.com
This is a intriguing look into the war-ravaged world of Iraq and how human beings who have lived with war all of their lives deal with the question--WHY? You will walk away thinking about your own mortality, your own life, and what its meaning is?
Four Clowns presents Lunatics & Actors by David Bridel, directed by Jeremy Aluma. Enter the unsettling world of a 19th Century Parisian clinic where a strange experiment is about to unfold. YOU could be the next subject. Once the electro-shock therapy begins, there's no telling what happens next...
Shelby Brage immerses us within the turbulent world of mid-life sex offender Alan, violently destabilizing our conceptions of normalcy. Touching poignantly - & painfully - on dilemmas of sexuality, mental health, attachment, & familial love, this piece upends notions of sanity with moving flair.