TAGGED WITH DARK COMEDY
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
When Jimmy Meadows loses his job after 10 years of loyal service, his once stolid life spirals into ridiculousness. He and his wife embark on strange relationships. They express their feelings only to Mr. Poulos, an elderly Greek manwho rents a their son's room.
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.
In this action-packed comedy, Lauren Van Kurin ("King of Kong: A Musical Parody") stars as a shy librarian recruited into the thrilling world of professional assassinations, international intrigue, and forbidden romance. **WINNER** Season Ten of "Serial Killers" at Sacred Fools Theater
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!
Two hitmen have captured a man who has just been released from prison. But neither the man or his captors have any idea why they're all there. Answers will come...when The Boss arrives. Like a Tarantino farce on crack, with plenty of blood and laughter. One, pure, uncut, hour of tension.
In a dimly lit rehearsal room in St. Petersburg during the winter of 1905, Anton Chekhov’s widow, the actress Olga Knipper, along with two other actors, await the rest of the cast and their director while unseen striking workers are being gunned down in the streets by the tsarist regime.
GET. THAT. SNITCH. brings gun-blazing (no holds-barred) action to life in front of your eyes. The explosive fight sequences combined with tough-guy banter, cool suits, blood, and guns, guarantees to keep the audience on edge as they witness the start of a new action standard in live entertainment.