The Neo-Futurists to Bring Back 'Best of 2015' & More

The Neo-Futurists celebrate the year's end with performances of Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: Best of 2015 and Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: New Year's Eve, while also touring to Washington D.C. for a one month run at Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company.

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: Best of 2015

Friday-Sunday, December 4-6 and 11-13, 2015

Fridays and Saturdays at 11:30 p.m. (doors open 11:00 p.m.) and

Sundays at 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.)

Admission door prices: $9 + the roll of a six-sided die (i.e. $10 - $15)

Advance tickets available online: $20 with a Roll-Back Refund ($14-$19)

At the Neo-Futurarium, 5153 N. Ashland (at Foster)

For information, call 773-275-5255 or visit

Taking audiences through ensemble favorites created since January 1, 2015, The Neo-Futurists present Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: Best of 2015, their annual year-in-review edition running December 4-6 and 11-13. Featuring an extraordinary-sized troupe and a carefully curated selection of the funniest, strangest, and most wrenching plays from 2015, these performances offer an artistic review of the year- inviting everyone from SCOTUS to POTUS, Trump to Rahm, Beyonce to Bernie-and the audience-to come along for the 60-minute ride.

Best of 2015 performances feature Neo-Futurists Kurt Chiang, Tif Harrison, Nick Hart, Jeewon Kim, Kirsten Riiber, and Leah Urzendowski.

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind: New Year's Eve

Thursday, December 31, 2015

Doors open at 9:30 p.m. for pre-show refreshments (including beer and wine) and hors d'oeuvres

Too Much Light Makes The Baby Go Blind: New Year's Eve begins at 11:00 p.m. sharp

No admittance after 11:00 p.m.

New Year's toast (champagne or cider) at midnight


Shake off 2015 and cozy up next to 2016! On Thursday, December 31, doors open at The Neo-Futurarium at 9:30 p.m. for refreshments, including beers from Metropolitan Brewery and hors d'oeuvres. Beginning at 11 p.m. sharp, the New Year's Eve edition of The Neo-Futurists' 30 plays in 60 minutes will run furiously into 2016, ending promptly at 12 midnight with a toast to ring in the New Year. Admission is $50. Advance tickets are required and available online at New Year's Eve Too Much Light features Neo-Futurists Jessica Anne, Lisa Buscani, Ida Cuttler, Nick Hart, Kirsten Riiber, Leah Urzendowski, and Malic White.

Please note: there are no performances of Too Much Light Makes The Baby Go Blind during their two-week holiday break from December 18-27.

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind Returns to D.C.'s Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company

December 7, 2015 - January 3, 2016

At Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, 641 D Street, NW, Washington, DC 20004

Tickets are available ($35) online at, by phone at (202) 393-3939, via email at, or in person at the Box Office, located at 641 D Street NW.

Chicago's Neo-Futurists return to Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company for the fifth time, touring to Washington D.C. December 7, 2015 to January 3, 2016. Patrons who are 30-years-old and younger may, at any time, purchase Section B tickets for $20 to any performance. There are also discounts available for first responders and active US military personnel, spouses, and veterans. More information is available at The performing Ensemble at Woolly Mammoth includes Kurt Chiang, Ida Cuttler, Bilal Dardai, Trevor Dawkins, Tif Harrison, Dan Kerr-Hobert, Lily Mooney, and Malic White.

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