Following the smash success of Quickies 2008: Human Curiosities...

The Flower Shop Project, Mad Munchkin Productions, Swandive Theatre and Upright Egg Theatre Company are back with four more one act plays to enhance your theater love life!

Quickies 2009: Theatrical Pleasure One Act at a Time!

PRESENTED BY: The Flower Shop Project, Mad Munchkin Productions, Swandive Theatre and Upright Egg Theatre Company

DATES: November 6, 13 & 20 @ 7pm. Doors open one hour in advance. 

LOCATION: The Bryant Lake Bowl, 810 W Lake St, Minneapolis.

TICKET PRICE: Tickets are $12-15/Pay What You Can, $10/Fringe Button Holders

Four dynamic independent companies come together to give you Quickies 2009.  A series of comedic shorts takes you on a relationship ride through young love, seasoned love, and yes, love among the undead.  Each script is ribbed for pleasure (both for him and her), and is guaranteed to tickle you in the right spot.   

Whether it’s heaven or hell you’re looking for, have a one night stand with Quickies ‘09: Theatrical pleasure one act at a time…

Check out our trailer!...

The Shows.....


The Flower Shop Project Presents:

The Necromancer: Josephine the Blackhearted- Harnessing the powers of the living to control the dead and the undead in Maple Grove and throughout the Metro since 2009. A new work by Steve Moeller. Directed by Steve Moeller.


About FSP:

The Flower Shop Project was formed in 2004 with a mission to create and produce new works of theatre that are smart, ballsy and fundamentally entertaining.  Over the years, they’ve produced 13 short and full length shows including fan favorites Ladies A.I.D., Attack of the Atomic Trash Monster’s Bride and Preferred by Discreet Women Everywhere.  They’ve just completed their first full season, selling out the BLB all year with 9x9x9, Dawn’s Inferno: A Divine Comedy and In the Weeds.



Mad Munchkin Productions Presents:


Love Bites: Boy meets girl.  Girl falls in love with boy.  Zombies attack.  A new collaboratively written work by Cameron Hager, Ted Hansen, Alan Pagel, and Laura Wilhelm. Co-directed by Alan Pagel and Cameron Hager.



About MMP:

Co-founded by Laura Wilhelm and Alan Pagel, Mad Munchkin Productions has been collaboratively creating works of imagination and imagery since 2005, drawing other like minds into their Munchkin plans!  In addition, the pair designs and constructs scenery, props, puppets, and masks for their own company and companies across the nation.  FREAKS OUT!  and Stimulate THIS,  graced the stage to critical acclaim during the ‘06 and ’08 MN Fringe Festivals (respectively), and The Crooked Man has been produced in three venues including an Artist in Residency in KS.  They are pleased to be part of the Quickies and their first show without a puppet!



 Upright Egg Theater Company Presents:


The Magnitude of a Freckle : A boy and his dog, determined to be. By Brian Watson Jones & Cast. Directed By Brian Grosso.


About UET:

Upright Egg Theatre Company seeks to understand and encourage participation in our collective human experience by creating works driven by a spirit of play, risk and community that embrace the magic of the theatrical event.



Swandive Theater Company Presents:


Post-Its: (Notes on a Marriage): In this homage to Love Letters, an actor and actress read the hilarious and touching Post-It notes between a couple that span the duration of their lives together. Written by Paul Dooley and Winnie Holzman.  Directed by Damon Runnals


About SDT:

Swandive Theatre was started in 2005 and this is their third year working on Quickies. Unique in the Twin Cites because of it's artistic company Swandive's mission is to create a community or artists who produce selfless, thought-provoking theatre in a challenging, collaborative environment. Next up is their holiday show, Almost, Maine at the Red Eye Theatre in December, visit swandivetheatre.org for more details.