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THEATRE ASYLUM’S BEST OF THE FRINGE Extensions of the best from the inaugural Hollywood Fringe Festival play through August

July 21, 2010

The first annual Hollywood Fringe Festival has ended, but thanks to Theatre Asylum/Combined Artform you do not have to miss the best that the festival had to offer.  As is tradition with most fringe festivals, they are presenting Theatre Asylum’s Best of the Fringe.  See the shows with the best reviews, awards, and audience raves that you may have missed.
Shows, times, and dates may be added, more up to date information may be available here.













 

The line up:

T-O-T-A-L-L-Y!
Kimleigh Smith takes the audience through a journey that is totally uplifting, totally heartbreaking, and totally powerful.
7/10 8:00 PM, 7/18 7:00 PM, 7/24 8:00 PM, 7/31 8:00 PM
Tickets $16

 KILL YOUR TELEVISION
Writer-performer Jeff Gardner’s dialogue- free solo comedy with a hilarious and insightful look at the insidious nature of television.
7/17 8:00pm, 7/23 8:00PM, 7/31 6:30PM, and  8/14  6:00PM
Tickets $12

THE BAD ARM – CONFESSIONS OF A DODGY IRISH DANCER
An uproarious one-woman antidote to Riverdance by London-Irish dancer-performer Máire Clerkin.
7/24 6:30PM
Tickets $15

THE WASTE LAND
Filament Theatre Co. presents a workshop performance of The Waste Land by T.S. Eliot.
7/17 2:00pm, 7/24 10:00pm, 7/31 7:00pm, 8/7 8:00pm
Tickets $10

55 MINUTES OF SEX, DRUGS AND AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION
Smoke ‘em! Drink ’em! Shoot ’em up!  When the music stops one lucky audience member picks a topic from the fish bowl and joins us on stage as an active participant in the story. No holds barred! 7/29, 7/30, 7/31 9:30pm, 7/31 3:00pm
Tickets $15

THEY CALL ME MISTER FRY
A critically-acclaimed one-man show written by and starring Jack Fry and directed by Jeff Michalski
7/11 3:00pm, 7/24 3:00pm, 7/31 8:00pm, 8/7 3:00pm
Tickets $15

MY PENIS – IN AND OUT OF TROUBLE
Bill O’Reilly calls him a sexual extremist, and Dennis Miller wants to punch him in the nose; Antonio Sacre performs a 60 minute solo performance piece directed by Paul Stein.
Thursdays 7/15 to 8/5 8:00pm

Tickets $15

ZOMBIÉNCE!  An Improvised Zombie Musical.
7/9, 7/16, 7/23, 7/30, 8/6, 8/13, 8/20, 8/27  8:00pm
Tickets $10

TAXI STORIES
David O’Shea recounts stories from his seven year tenure as a NYC taxi driver during the 1970’s and early 80’s.
7/9 8:00pm, 7/16 8:00pm, 7/24 5:00pm, 8/14 8:00pm
Tickets $15

NANO NATION
Poor Dog Group’s NANO NATION is an investigation of the American Myth dealing with the creation and dissolution of power.
7/9 9:30pm, 7/16 9:30pm, 7/24 10:00pm
Tickets $10

BONNIE IN BRIGHTON
A Texan girl’s unconventional adventures in a British seaside town explores the idea that sometimes you have to pretend to be someone else to find out who you really are.
7/18, 8/1, 8/8, 8/15 7:00pm, 7/25 5:30pm
Tickets $10

THE WOLF GIRLS
Born human but raised deep in the woods by feral wolves, a pack of wild girls are thrust into a strict Catholic boarding school in order to be assimilated into “human society.”
7/30 8:00pm, 7/25, 8/1  9:00pm
Tickets $10

MOMMY WITH A PENIS
Hutchins Foster’s one man show depicts his own harrowing journey into the world of marriage, adoption, interracial kids, and dreaded potty time.
7/15, 7/29, 8/5 8:00pm, 7/22 9:30pm
Tickets $15

UNBUTTONED
A Musical Comedy Drama About One Man’s Quest for Love by Andreas Beckett and the legendary Mitzie and Ken Welch, writers and composers for the Carol Burnett Show.
7/18 8:30pm, 8/1 3:00pm
Tickets $15

Theatre Asylum’s Best of the Fringe $10-$15
July/ August 2010
Multiple shows and times
Map of Theatre Asylum
All tickets available at brown paper tickets, please click the ‘tickets’ link under each show