julia jackson Children are forever

Monday, September 15 - 8pm

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W H A T    C R I T I C S    A R E    S A Y I N G:
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"In a city of standout solo performers, Julia Jackson can hang with any of them."
   - SF Theaterblog

" Writer-performer and comedian Julia Jackson's well acted and consistently funny autobiographical solo show details her and her female partner's attempt to adopt a newborn girl from a young African American mother in Florida."
    - SF Bay Guardian

"DON'T MISS"
   - SF Chronicle

W H A T   T H E   S H O W   I S   A B O U T:
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Julia never bought a baby before. Okay, she's adopting, but the agency sure makes her feel like she's buying a baby. Couples competing in the free market of love. Bad ovaries but good credit? Step right up! Did you know some kids are discounted? A black baby--which is what Julia and her wife are seeking costs 1/2 of a white baby. Almost makes Julia and Amy want to run out and start a chapter of the Black Panthers - and Amy's white!

The one saving grace is that the waiting time for adopting a black child is six months instead of the two years it takes for a white baby. Oh wait, a gay couple? Make that a year. What's that? Julia is a recovering alcoholic? And she's insisting on including that info in their Dear Birth Mother letter? Make that anywhere between 2 years and . . . Hilary Clinton's second term

But only five days after signing the contract (non-refundable) at the adoption agency, a bomb drops - a birth mother has chosen Julia and Amy to raise her newborn baby daughter. And by the way, she's in labor. In Atlanta. Good news abounds.

The running time for the show is 90 minutes. There will be one intermission. No one under 16 will be admitted.

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Jason Mack Real Live Comedians

Real Live Comedians
8pm-10pm (doors at 7:30)
Every Third Wednesday

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Info: http://reallivecomedians.tumblr.com
Email: reallivecomedians@gmail.com

 

 

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Every 4th Wednesday of the month

An awesome mix of every aspect of comedy. We make every show brand new. New sketches, videos and stand up comics. Its never the same typical show. We want you to come watch our show every month. There is no show at all like this in the Bay Area. Come out and immerse yourself into everything comedy.

Every 4th Wednesday of the Month

Tickets: $12

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Comic Confessions is a showcase, hosted by Abhay Nadkarni, featuring some of the funniest comics in the Bay Area. Every 1st Wednesday of the Month!!

Our next show is on the 6th of August and will feature DJ Sandhu, Kate Willett, Kevin Monroe, Christopher Conaster and Anthony Sandoval!

You can buy your tickets here :

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Kelita Burlesque ... From the Inside Out

Burlesque...from the Inside Out

Monday, November 03 - 7pm

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Featuring Burlesque Solos by:

Agente Azul
Lil Lionheart
Lola Bodylove
Lady Legionnaire
Bella Badonkadonk
Baronass of Avalon
and more TBA!

Showgirl Troupe Floorshows by:

Amberetta
Agent Azul
Lil Lionheart
Lola Bodylove
Cruze Valentine
Shimmies Galore
Lady Legionnaire
and more TBA!

With Special Guest:

La Bamboo Vixen

& Introducing MC Kellita, The Showgirl Shaman

All solos were created in the performance workshop, Burlesquel...from the Inside Out.

All troupe choreographies are original Hot Pink Feathers dances.
The troupe cast are all participants in Summer 2014 performance workshop, Showgirl Awakening...On Stage.

Note: Online tickets are $10 per seat. At-the-door tickets are $15 per seat. Online ticket sales end at 11am on Monday, July 21.

Doors 7pm; Show 7:30pm

For more information & a free guide to radiating your own inner showgirl, visit:  

www.showgirlawakening.com

 

 

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Friday, August 29 - 8pm

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Saturday, August 30 - 6pm

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Saturday, August 30 - 8pm

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Next Show : SUNDAY, AUGust 10

TIckets $12 7:00pm


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Monty Mitra
Sarah eleovich
Phil Surkis
Jessie Ross cohen
karen Ripley



Monty Mitra 
"The Last Hindu"
Can’t a kid just be crappy at sports and a total nerd to get picked on? You know, like the good old days? Not if Jesus has anything to say about it. From gym classes to grocery store parking lots, Monty confronts the realities of being a Texas-born Hindu - a religion you may know more about than he does.


Sarah Elovich
“If anything, Karaoke will betray you"
Sarah can’t stop picking her scabs, but she’s downright compulsive about the one on her heart. The breakup was painful enough - now her attempts to heal just make everything worse. Is there a bandaid big enough for the mess she’s made? Only the Karaoke gods can help her now.


Phil Surkis  
"Try This Butter,I'm Sure It's Still Good"
Sometimes racism thrives in the most unlikely places, like, Phil’s mom. What did Phil do to change his dyed in the wool liberal Jewish mom, into a...dyed in the wool liberal Jewish mom who also doesn’t like black people? Not much, except fall in love. Who knew?


Jessie Rose Cohen 
“I love condiments and lady bugs. I hate everyone.” 
Jessie loves condiments. She also loves pickles and bacon and lady bugs. She hates that people she respects might find her superficial for wishing she had a huge house overlooking a cliff. Jessie also HATES meetings. If they bring up the broken copier once more she might implode. The only ONLY solution is to escape. She turns to her bat mitzvah self, her closeted lesbian lover and her father Marvin to comfort her. Will this meeting never end?


Karen Ripley
“OH NO! There's men on the land”
Late 70s, early 80s. It was the first lesbian restaurant collective on the planet...maybe. Anita Bryant hated us and we fought back! So when a homophobic trucker called us pussies, Winnie the whore, threw his breakfast to the ground. All you could hear were our pounding hearts. Truckers vs Dykes.



S O L O    S U N D A Y S

Hilarious, Heartbreaking & Provocative Solo Performances 
Solo Sundays, S.F.'s premier monthly showcase, presents select samplings of veteran virtuosos and top emerging talent in the intimate StageWerx theater in the Mission District. Beyond stand-up and storytelling, solo theater creates casts of thousands - plus special effects - all bursting from a single performer. The results are hilarious and heartbreaking, passionate and provocative, ablaze with personal visions.


Please join us for what we’re certain will be one of the best shows in town.

Tickets $12
7:00pm

Fourth Sunday of each month
(except when holidays force us to choose another weekend)


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The Vent, Stage Werx new storytelling series

Stage Werx Storytelling Series

Every 3rd Sunday of the Month

Next show:
Sunday, July 20, 7pm $15


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This Month’s Theme:
Losing Control

MARTHA . RYNBERG
“Lady Parts #36”

EMIL . GUILLERMO
“Emil Amok: Murder on Mission Street”

KEITH . BOWERS
“Dummy: The Story of the Biggest Error I Ever Made”

LESLIE . BEAM
“If It's Got Beans, It Ain't Chili”

CHERRY . ZONKOWSKI
Breakfast with Voldemort





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