Venue Details

Steve Allen Theater
at the Center For Inquiry West 4773 Hollywood Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90027
323-666-4268
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3.8 / 5 Rated by 92 members
Review from Thea Rivera
43 events 24 reviews

Wow... just... WOW. I am totally coming back, and bringing friends, and this show just needs to happen more often! I hope you have room for all of my friends next month!

reviewed Aug 28 2007 report as inappropriate
Review from Jenny
14 events 12 reviews

My companion and I have mixed feelings about this event. It wasn't exactly what we expected, but what we saw was pretty darn funny! The cartoon clips are shown interspersed with live skits from an acting troop and a comedian (sorry we couldn't...continued

reviewed Oct 23 2007 report as inappropriate
Review from Bruce Fisher
63 events 27 reviews

Hated it. Walk out before it was over. Rarely ever do that. Normally, my philosphy is "If I pays, I stays.
But not this time Henrietta.
Conceptually wise, good idea. But the execution was just that an execution. Wasn't funny most of...continued

reviewed Dec 18 2007 report as inappropriate
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Quotes & Highlights

Check out a Cartoon Dump YouTube podcast.
Read an interview with Compost Brite (Erica Doering).

Description

Imagine a world where a children’s show has a cast of characters that have more psychological disorders than you… Add the mind numbing debauchery of the worst, most poorly animated cartoons from the ’50s, ’60s, and ’70s… Throw in the wry commentary you came to love from Mystery Science Theater 3000, and what have you got? Cartoon Dump!

The unholy alliance of noted author, producer and cartoon scholar Jerry Beck and writer/ producer/ comedian Frank Conniff (TV’s Frank from Mystery Science Theater 3000). Hosted by Erica Doering as Compost Brite, Cartoon Dump! boasts a beguiling cast of characters who will bring laughter and joy into the hearts of borderline schizophrenics and catatonic acidheads the world over.

Starring Erica Doering, Kathleen Roll, Joe Keys and Eddie Pepitone.

And featuring J. Elvis Weinstein or Joel Hodgson as “Dumpster Diver Dan” and Frank Conniff as “Moodsy, the Clinically Depressed Owl”

Produced by Jerry Beck & Frank Conniff • Created by Frank Conniff • Developed by Jerry Beck •

Music by Brad Kay and Frank Conniff • Written by Frank Conniff • Podcasts Directed by Scott Ingalls

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