A humorous and poignant look at life past 40 and times when "man planned and God laughed" as seen through the eyes of a middle-aged, single gay man. The show includes bad dates, the highs and lows of dealing with life's unplanned events, illness, wellness, and ultimately, hope.
John Michael needs your help with cooking his mom’s meatball recipe on stage to summon her from the dead so she can meet/approve of his boyfriend. Daddy John Michael will reward audience members who play his significant others with beer & shots. "Hilarious...Beguiling...Heartfelt...Goofy." —Theatrejones.com
An Improvised Life: Tales of an Improv Guru tells the strange life story of Tom Booker, who went from being an underground theater star in Chicago in 1986, to becoming a 30-second superstar in Los Angeles in the 90s, to a becoming a Coffee Shop Cowboy in Austin, Texas in 2007.
What happens in a time of historical ferment when you acknowledge the moral roots and lived experiences that inform your politics, left and right? We enter the stage with the daily news and go from there for three performances of high-wire improvisation and emotionally honest storytelling about then and now.
Critic’s Pick 2014 CincyFringe. After Melvin experiences an Elvis-related miracle, he changes his name to Melvis Praisely, starts an Elvis evangelical church, and rockets to cult-like superstardom, facing many of the same obstacles faced by his King. "I laughed, sang, and got teary-eyed."—IndyFringe Tweet Team "Quintessentially American...4.5 stars"—NUVO
One very pregnant woman’s witty story of politics, pop culture and parenting! Public humiliations are endured, babies ride in planes, feminism is explored, Carhenge is visited and Dolly Parton Saves The Day!
Haul & Oatz are back at it again, except this time, they take their keen private eyes to the Old West. Bandits, thieves, saloon tabs, old-timey underwear, and dysentery are only a few of the foes they must overcome in order to save the day and protect the historical timeline.
When the leaders of Russia and the United States meet behind closed doors...what really happens? Love is in the air in this zany, out-there play about Mikhail Gorbachev and Ronald Reagan. Witness the end of The Cold War and the beginning of a hot romance.
Tonight, Tonight is an improvised late-night talk show incorporating elements from your favorite talk shows such as an opening monologue, all the way to having a dance break with the audience. It’s a highly interactive show and will include improvised interviews! Anything can happen, and will, with Tonight, Tonight!
Coming off of his #1 album "Pacifist Aggressive, comedian Dwight Simmons explores his inherent fear of being titled and stereotyped. Through personal comedic and introspective stories, Seeking Consciousness aims to answer the question why humans have a need for labels and the effects they can have from adolescence into adulthood.