Recurring EventThe BFF Binge Fringe Festival of FREE Theatre ENCORE! What's live-steaming today?!
the bff binge fringe festival of free theatre encore whats live-steaming today
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Date & Time

Sunday, June 27, 2021
5:30pm - 7:30pm

Friday, July 09, 2021
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Sunday, July 11, 2021
5:30pm - 7:00pm

Tuesday, July 13, 2021
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Sunday, July 18, 2021
5:30pm - 7:00pm

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Physical address: 1211 4th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401

To keep everyone safe and secure until protocols relax a bit more, Santa Monica Playhouse presents BFF ENCORE, the Audience Faves version of the BFF Binge Fringe Festival of FREE Theatre, the only FREE Fringe Festival in the nation. We're looking forward to entertaining you in-person AND online for this November's BFF 2021, and excited to present BFF ENCORE live-streaming June 27 through July 18, 2021. What's live-streaming today?


Bill Berry's ROSE PETALS AND ASHES, directed by Kelly De Sarla, is one man's adventure through baseball, cockfighting, Russian Soldiers, The Berlin Wall, alcoholism, drug addiction, stealing Steve Martin, attempted murder, actual murder, mint & chip ice cream, mother and son, heaven and hell, three nuns, two crows, one guitar and finally, redemption. Featuring 10 original songs. Written and performed by Bill Berry. BFF ENCORE and BFF 2021 is presented through generous grants from the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors through the Los Angeles County Department of Arts and Culture, the City of Santa Monica and the Santa Monica Arts Commission, and Playhouse PALS, bringing you a host of free events online as BFF artists present a series of shows that will have audiences of all ages raving with laughter and tears. BFF ENCORE events include Marilyn Anderson's How to Live Like a Millionaire when you're a Million Short – EVEN WHEN YOU'RE STUCK AT HOME,

Sunday, June 27, 5pm; Sonia Jackson's Mamaisms, Friday, July 9, 6pm; Rudy Ramos's Geronimo: Llfe on the Reservation, Sunday, July 11, 5:30pm. Rachel Kaftan's Boy Vey, Tuesday, July 13, 6pm; Bill Berry's Rose Petals and Ashes, Sunday, July 18, 5:30pm; All show are PDT (Pacific Daylight Time). For your live-streaming links to all BFF ENCORE shows, contact us at or 310.394.9779 ext 1 or visit