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Theatre Asylum & Lab
1078 Lillian Way Hollywood, CA 90038
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Bar that takes donations at the front of the venue right next door
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Plan something for afterward...if not sooner! ~ Plan "B."
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"Blood Fruit"
5 ratings
4.6 average rating
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237 events
23 reviews
26 stars
attended Aug 11 2011

This is an in-progress piece that was in turn humorous and serious, and both worked well. It is an autobiographical one-man show and the writer/performer is very likable.

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12 reviews
0 stars
attended Aug 20 2011

This was an excellent and touching personal story, bravely shared by the talented Majd.

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9 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 20 2011

If you're rolling your eyes at the thought of yet another coming out story, join the club -- but this one is actually interesting and unpredictable, which makes it rare, if not unique.

While other coming out solo shows wallow in self-pity or...continued

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Written by Majd Murad

Developed with Eric Trules

Produced by Jack Fry

Directed by Bethany Kraemer

Majd Murad is a writer, performer, director, maskmaker, and educator. He graduated Cum Laude from the University of California, Riverside, where he was the recipient of the Richard Risso Endowed Award in Theatre, the Academic Excellence Award in Theatre two years in a row, and six fellowships from the Gluck Program of the Arts. Some of his best roles include Eliot in Charles Evered’s Celadine, Tybalt in Romeo and Juliet, Helmer in A Doll House, and Mr. Mayor in Seussical! Blood Fruit marks his first solo show and he will continue to perfect it and perform it around the globe.

About the Ticket Supplier: Combined Artform/Theatre Asylum

Founded in 1998, C.A.F.E. (Combined Artform Entertainment) is on a mission to develop and combine all art forms to pioneer the “arts of the future,” as well as be an active and supporting member of the San Francisco—and now Los Angeles—performance production scene. Created by Producing Artistic Director Matthew Quinn, and joined by Steve Kahn in 1999, C.A.F.E. has collaborated with actors, singers, filmmakers, sketch comedy groups, musicians, improvisers and fine artists in more than 100 shows, including Santaland Diaries, Eavesdropper (SF), Monday Night Improv Jam (SF), Thursday Night Improv Jam (LA), PAPA (at the Eureka with Open Fist), Tilted Frame Improv and the SF Solo Festival.