I DON’T WANNA YOU CAN’T MAKE ME
May13

I DON’T WANNA YOU CAN’T MAKE ME

The cast and director hard at work. Our next Benshi show, I Don’t Wanna You Can’t Make Me, opens this Friday and Saturday at The Orange Show. This year we are slicing and dicing up Suburban Commando, the 90’s action flick starring Hulk Hogan.  We turned the original spaceman soldier extraordinaire plotline into one featuring an angst riddled young teen with a pituitary gland disorder. We can’t say for sure whether...

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No Neo Benshi Tonight
May05

No Neo Benshi Tonight

  There is no Neo Benshi tonight because we are rehearsing for the next big Benshi show, I DON’T WANNA YOU CAN’T MAKE ME, opening on May 15. Read all about it here! Our first performances are at The Orange Show with musical guests and we recommend purchasing tickets in advance because they will go up at the door. All other shows will be regular pay-what-you-want (we suggest $10). See you soon!      ...

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GUST 77 is TONIGHT!
Apr21

GUST 77 is TONIGHT!

  Host – Traci Thiebaud 1. Confessions of a Teenage Shoplifter, written by Rebecca French and read by Dusti Rhodes 2. #’s, written by Bill Moore and read by Billy Trim 3. Billyyyy, written by Billy Parker and read by Brandy Reichenberger 4. All the Pets, written by Sara Cress and read by Emily Hynds 5. Bonus Tacos, written by John Wayne Communale and read by Justice Tirapelli-Jamail 6. The Van Gogh Problem, written by...

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2 More Chances for Werewolves and Prostitutes
Mar26

2 More Chances for Werewolves and Prostitutes

Hello all! We have two more nights of the shadow puppet play Werewolves and Prostitutes. This show features three vignettes incorporating the title theme so you get to see three different styles in one show! With a live score by Justice Tirapelli-Jamail, it’s creepy and cool and beautiful and weird and funny. Just the way we like things. The last two shows are tonight and tomorrow (Thursday 3/26 and Friday 3/27) at Beta Theater....

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Werewolves and Prostitutes, Tonight!
Mar15

Werewolves and Prostitutes, Tonight!

  Our latest shadow puppet production, Werewolves and Prostitutes, opens tonight at Double Trouble Caffeine and Cocktails. The show starts at 9pm and is pay-what-you-can (we suggest $10). DT closes at 8 on Sundays but is staying open for us tonight, so come if you think it’s cool to be in places “after hours.” Or if you like shadow puppets. Or both! We also have two more performances this week right down the...

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