New plays, local artists, also weird
Awesome Theatre is proud to present another year of world premiere plays written and performed by local artists, guaranteed to supply you with a metric crapload of laughs, bloodcurdling screams, and WTF moments. Liking Theatre not required.
Written by Sang S. Kim
Directed by Claire Rice
Winner of (In Search Of) THE FUNNIEST PLAY EVER. Peter Pan and Wendy. It’s a classic boy meets girl story but what happens afterwards? What if the girl grows up but the boy can’t. Or won’t. Or could but he just can’t get his sh*t together.
February 7, 14, 21, 28 & March 7, 14, 21, & 28 9PM
Featuring: Matt Gunnison, Marissa Clarke-Howard, Charles Lewis III, Rana Rines, Dan Kurtz, Jessica Lim, Amy Bui
“HOLY SH*T THAT WAS SCARY”
Found footage horror comes to life on stage with 6 brand new short horror plays embedded within larger multimedia-infused narratives, exploring the sinister corners of urban and rural terror.
PART 1: The Country
April 10, 7PM
PART 2: The City
July 10, 7PM
Directed by Colin Johnson
Written and/or Performed by Jess Thomas, Meg Trowbridge, Clay Newman, Nora Doane, Edwin Ortiz, Molly Sanchez, Marc Abrigo, Stephanie Fields, Sara-Jean Bartky, and Puja Tolton
A strange, silly, and subversive sketch comedy show about a children’s show gone horribly wrong.
June 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, & 22 7PM
TERROR-RAMA IV: IN SPACE!
The Horror-Theatre Double Feature returns in 2020, but first, get a sneak peek of what we’re planning at the first public reading of these still-developing tales of terror!
Parallax Denigrate by Alandra Hileman
Space Babes from Planet Evil by Jess Thomas
Oct 14, 8PM
LET’S KILL JESSICA
Written by Claire Rice
Directed by Nikki Meñez
A twisted, blood-soaked office comedy where three co-workers named Jennifer plot to murder their co-worker Jessica, who is like, the worst.
Sept 26, & Oct 3, 10, 17, 24, & 31 Nov 7, 14, 9PM
THE KAYLAMAY PROJECT
Written and Performed by Kaylamay Paz Suarez
Directed by Claire Rice and Jess Thomas
Created by our 2019 artist in residence. A wild ride through the intersections of the mind of a First generation, Filipinx, actor, and human being… trying to be human.
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