TAGGED WITH COMPELLING
A one woman show that uses humor and pathos to explore what it means to be a child-like woman trapped in an adult’s life. These true personal stories illustrated with cartoons, toy theater, and shadow puppetry touch hearts with “brutal and comical honesty” –Mountain Xpress, Asheville Fringe Festival
First presented as Frankenstein: A New Musical Off Broadway in 2007, this production is the West Coast Premiere of the show with music by Mark Baron, lyrics by Jeffrey Jackson, and a book by Jackson and Gary P. Cohen, based on the Mary Shelley novel of the same name.
The setting is the Younger household in the Washington Park Subdivision of Chicago's Woodlawn neighborhood, and involves the family members' struggle to achieve their individual dreams and potential despite challenges of a system that seems built to thwart them.
Twenty-something couple Nate and Liz have their future all worked out: a happy marriage, good careers, and a house in the Berkeley Hills. But when Liz returns from Burning Man with a new friend in tow, their carefully constructed life threatens to collapse around them.
History Lit: A Festival of Timeless Stories will return to the expansive grounds of the Pasadena Museum of History! In the style of WICKED LIT, the eveninf will feature three fully-produced, immersive plays adapted from classic literature.
Sometime in the not-too-distant future when falling in love is possible only by permit, an official "Interviewer" questions a series of characters about their motives and their pasts, before having the tables turned on her. A thought-provoking investigation of the real meaning of love.