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SIBLING RIVALRY - Combines two shorts: "LONE STAR" and "ROSEMARY With GINGER" “SIBLING RIVALRY” What do three guys in Maynard, Texas in 1975 have to do with two women in Providence, Rhode Island in 1993? Sept. 5 - 27, 2015 - Tickets: $20.00 www.plays411.com/siblingrivalry
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.
Hollywood Fringe Festival! Roommates Stu and Ben conspire to kill every political figure in the United States after receiving a parking ticket earlier that morning. What follows is an absurd, non-stop scene that explores the lengths we are willing to go in order to find purpose and belonging.
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.
Kris woke up in bed one night screaming, “I don’t want to die.” He was three years old. Through a series of humorous anecdotes, Kris traces his trouble with dreams as he looks for his “thing” in life. He wrestles with the expectations of family, friends, and lazy demons.
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.
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.
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...
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.