Shows will run June 19 - June 22 at various times and venues. Click the show link for details and to buy tickets.
Get Cultured: Theatre
Classic comedic opera infused with modern humor and new, contemporary orchestration. This isn’t yo’ momma’s Gilbert and Sullivan!
Theatre for men. You know…simpletons!
A subway car forges on. Aboard, Clay and Lula ignite a fiery confrontation about sex, race, and bigoted societal norms.
Cupcakes, love, sequins, tap dancing, and surprise abound in this bubbly, magical, mystery extravaganza. TA DAAA!!!
A campus suicide makes five figures struggle with the quiet feeling they could have done something.
Two women are held in a life-threatening situation. A single word becomes the hanging point between life and death.
During an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting, a few local strangers discover they have something in common.
Two kids from the wrong side of an industrial wasteland attempt the impossible: to have fun.
A father reflects on his past, while revealing a unique perspective in the life of a teenager growing up around members of the St. Louis mafia.
A comedic human study of the implications of a woman not shaving her armpits, and a feminist critique of how a woman defines herself, no matter what she looks like.
Get A Move On: Dance
Words can move you…words can evoke an image…words can create a feeling – mix them all up and you get SCRAMBLED!
Born of experimental collaborations, expect the unexpected: risky, brave, bold, emotionally daring, and perhaps even… a little bit funny.
Tisarana uses movement, sound, and sculpture to explore spiritual themes spanning Buddhist, Hindu, and Christian practices.
An excursion of music and dance from the 1920s, 30s, and 40s. Nothing but music, dancing, and fun for the whole family.
Inspired by the “selfie”, this year’s project surrounds stories about us.
A lovelorn scientist gains super tap dancing powers which he uses to fight crime.
Get Instrumental: Music
A storytelling, harmonica-blowing singer from small-town Missouri. His songs tell stories of the people he’s met and experiences we can all relate to.
A hip and hot blend of Jazz and poetic interludes recalling the sizzling after-midnight jazz club scene of the 1940′s.
Jaw-harpist/percussionist & local musician friends present wacky original songs, parodies, & covers.
Classical chamber music discovers there’s a big, wide world out there that includes the DIDGERIDOO!
Taiko combines thunderous drumming with athletic choreography.
Get Out There: Comedy – Sketch and Improv
Never-to-be-seen-again improv comedy all started from your suggestion!
NQR’s unique view on life and the world. Join us in a variety of interactive Improv games, or just sit back, buckle up…and enjoy the ride!
“World’s Greatest Comedians” features performances from the best stand-up and sketch comics in St. Louis.
Imagined consequences of (pursuing) notoriety and wealth.
A comedic biography of an audience member through interviews, narration and flashback.
Get Curious: Alternative Genres
Propelled by Alzheimer’s, Alice descends into the dark woods of her mind in a kind of Divine Comedy – puppets, dancers, live music.
Where the women are naughty, the men are bawdy, and the jokes are above average.
All artists, dreamers of any kind are highly toxic and dangerous. For your safety any sighting should be notified immediately to your local protection unit officer. Thank you.
A hypnotic retail environment acts as the stage for this multimedia experience. See creativity lost at the bottom of the sea and join this wild trip to get it back.
This participatory play created by local teens challenges the audience to try to change the outcome of a difficult situation.
Join goddess Eros as she takes you through her interactions with her muses and ultimate realization: “Goddesses should be praised.”
Anonymity of smoke. Ecstasy, euphoria and pleasures of the body. Tragedy they never saw coming. This is Gay Fantasia.
Man walks dog, dog pees and poops. Dog dares to rule them all.
Magic with attitude! Hilarious & mysterious, prestidigitator Christopher Bange will buck up your bottom line!