4 world premiere plays. 4 worthy causes.
DC’s first and only serialized theatre festival where all the profits go to charities.
Every Sunday Night in October a new episode from each play!
Our 2015 shows (and the Worthy Causes for which they’re raising money) are:
Tulip discovers she was reincarnated on the wrong planet! Instead of slaving away at a low-paid office job on Earth, she should be living a cushy life on the planet Testudon… as a pet. Now, with the help of her own pet–a tortoise named “Tulip Too”–she must choose a destiny.
Written by Lisa Alapick. Directed by Catherine Aselford.
Worthy Cause: The Mid-Atlantic Turtle & Tortoise Society
Cat Detective Sox Meowlder has been looking for answers since his sister Mittens disappeared. Along with his new partner–a dog named Dakota Scruffy–Detective Meowlder searches for clues… and the seemingly untraceable “red dot.” The truth is out there!
Written by Laura Fontaine. Directed by Patrick Graham.
Worthy Cause: Lost Dog and Cat Rescue
When an alien steals the identity of intergalactic glam rocker Jet Jettison, he must clean up his act to get back what’s his. But without his distinctive make-up one will believe he’s really Jet. With the help of a badass bounty hunter babe, he takes off after his band… and heads straight into trouble!
Written by Stephen Krzyzanowski. Directed by Kristen Pligrim
Worthy Cause: ArtStream
Julie’s hunt for a long-lost science fiction TV show takes a very weird turn. With the help of a local comic book store owner, she uncovers truths about the past that might just save the future. But is the truth really just science fiction?
Written By Pamela Leahigh. Directed By Sara Bickler.
Worthy Cause: The Theatre Lab
The Bier Baron
1523 22nd Street NW, WDC
Tickets can purchased at the door for $15 per show or $40 for all four weeks.
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