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Launch Los Angeles

  • The Zephyr Theatre 7456 Melrose Avenue West Hollywood, CA, 90046 United States (map)

THE SOUTHLAND COMPANY LAUNCH PARTY!

Join us for a night benefiting the southland company and its educational and interdisciplinary artistic efforts in Los Angeles. We invite you to become part of the southland company family with food, live performances, music, wine and good company!

Tickets: http://launchlosangeles.brownpapertickets.com/

NEW WORK EXCERPTS FROM INTERDISCIPLINARY ARTISTS RESIDING IN LOS ANGELES

NARRATOR- Daniel A. Stevens

FEATURED COMPANY- Daniel A. Stevens, Lea Madda, Maia Rychlik, Kendra Pérez, Ryan Miller, Yiji Zhao, Matias Ponce, Tanya Flynn, Ashley Cleveland, Oliver Taylor, Josh Montréal Segal and Scott Barnhardt

FUCKED. LIKE RABBITS.
Written by Christina Elisa Hjelm
Directed by Roshni Shukla

Fucked. Like Rabbits. follows Ally and Sam as they work a dismal job attempting to scrounge enough money for a new apartment. Tired of working as scantily clad Easter bunnies at the local mall the pair of women decide on a new fate for themselves.

THE EASTERLIES
Written by Israel López Reyes
Directed by J Ed. Araiza (SITI Company)

the easterlies follows Karla and Julian as they spend an evening catching fish on a San Pedro beach. Arguing over the collective meaning of Donald Trump and immigration their debate is interrupted when Cristoforo Colombo and a mutilated Taina princess wash ashore.  

THE GITA AND THE GUN
Written by Roshni Shukla
Directed by Darcie Crager
in association with THEATRE RAW

The Gita and The Gun follows Abhiti living as the target of bullies and with a mother stuck in the past. Encouraged by nightly visits from a trumpet-playing elephant Abhiti learns to face her darkest fears. 

CHEAP LAUGHS
Written by Josh Montréal Segal
Directed by Israel López Reyes

Cheap Laughs follows Van as he takes one joke after another too far. Coping with his fall from grace and TV stardom Van attempts to reignite his failing career and lost humor from the comfort of a friend's toilet seat.