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Hollywood Fringe Festival 2019

After all these months of planning, writing, rehearsing, researching, designing, and lots of other keywords it's finally time to present my show "How To Be A Rock Star" at the Hollywood Fringe Festival 2019 in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California.

Today I passed by The Complex Theater in Hollywood and saw my banner on the marquee. It's only 1/3rd of the marquee but it's my first-ever marquee so I have to admit I got a little excited about it. I've been kind of down on the whole Hollywood Fringe Festival thing lately and I'll write about that more later, but seeing that marquee really did make me excited for a minute.

Sam Pocker being excited at the Hollywood Fringe Festival 2019
Sam Pocker being excited at the Hollywood Fringe Festival 2019
I have been really wiped out from all the promotion lately and realized today that I don't have nearly enough postcards to get through this festival. In the videos I watched they said 1000 was a good number, I'd made 500 originally, ran out, ordered another 500, and am almost out. I had to order an additional 1000 today with rush delivery. It's amazing how many postcards you hand out during the Hollywood Fringe Festival in 2019.

Hollywood Fringe Festival 2019 How To Be A Rock Star Marquee
Hollywood Fringe Festival 2019 How To Be A Rock Star Marquee

In typical fashion for the Hollywood Fringe Festival 2019 my banner was stitched with the stitches running directly through the center of my name. The instructions were followed exactly as sent as early as possible. Nobody ever sent us a proof. This was the first time I ever saw it. After the excitement calmed down I heard myself say "If I told them once, I told them a hundred times. Put Spinal Tap first and puppet show last."

Anyway if you're in and around Los Angeles and interested in the Hollywood Fringe Festival, previews of "How To Be A Rock Star" begin on Sunday June 9th and run through the end of the month. You can get tickets here

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