Combined Artform

Combined Artform Formed in 1998 as C.A.F.E. (Combined Art Form Entertainment). Producing live entertainment in San Francisco and Los Angeles. Owner and operator of Off Market Theaters (SF) and Theatre Asylum (LA)

Founded in 1998, Combined Artform is on a mission to develop and combine all art forms to pioneer the “arts of the future,” as well as be an active and supporting member of the San Francisco – and now Los Angeles – performance production scene. Created by Producing Artistic Director Matthew Quinn, and joined by Steve Kahn in 1999, Combined Artform has collaborated with actors, singers, filmmakers, sketch comedy groups, musicians, improvisers, and fine artists in more than 100 shows, including Santaland Diaries, Eavesdropper (SF), Monday(SF) Thursday(LA) Night Improv Jam, PAPA (at the Eureka w/Open Fist), TILTED FRAME Improv and the SF Solo Festival. Beginning in June of 2007, Combined Artform has expanded to include a new venue on theatre row in Hollywood, Theatre Asylum. This unique combination of two creative cities, allows each to influence the other in their development and production of entertainment. More information about Combined Artform is available at www.cafearts.com.

03/30/2021
Tilted Frame Improv

Tilted Frame is performing tonight LIVE
Starting at 5:45pm PDT

Come check out the award winning show, that fans and critics call
“One of a kind” with amazing interaction with the audience.

We have only one more show after this before we prep for our fringe season.

https://www.facebook.com/110593114074264/posts/255167902950117/

Tilted Frame Improv - Uniting technology and improv

Join the digital revolution.

Donations can be given through ticket purchases at tiltedframe.eventbrite.com

Available for corporate or private events - [email protected]

03/22/2021
Tilted Frame Improv

Tilted Frame Improv is excited to be hosting their last 3 shows of season 2 on Facebook. So now everyone can interact with their award winning, live, techno- improv on Tuesdays at 6pm PDT.

Just click on the link below this Tuesday (Doors open at 5:45)

Hope to see you there.

PS - We've started booking corporate/private events so msg. me if you'd like more information.

Tilted Frame Improv - Uniting technology and improv - Join the digital revolution.

Donations can be given through ticket purchases at tiltedframe.eventbrite.com

Available for corporate or private events - [email protected]

Tilted Frame Improv
03/16/2021

Tilted Frame Improv

Show tonight! 6pm PST/9pm EST

Great show this weekend for our world audience!! We had people tuning in from the UK, Nerherlands, Belgium, Norway, Germany and Italy!! So fun to spread the laughs. The internet is pretty cool sometimes.

Huge thanks to Bertha Rodriguez for being our special audience guest!! If you'd like to be our special guest (just a quick one minute chat during the show), let us know!!

Hope to "see you" at the show tonight!! (We can't see you. Wear your pjs. Don't brush your hair. Eat buffalo chicken wings. Laughs are best felt when comfy!)

03/13/2021
Tilted Frame Improv

Tilted Frame Improv

SPECIAL SUNDAY SHOW ALERT!!!

We have a very special bonus show Sunday, March 14 at 7pm GMT / 3pm EST / 12pm PST.

We'd love to "see you" there!!

***Don't forget it's Daylight Savings in the US but not in Europe so the time zones shift on Sunday!

Tilted Frame Improv is back Tuesdays @ 6pm for their award winning techno-improv.Tickets are $8 (suggested) and this sho...
03/08/2021

Tilted Frame Improv is back Tuesdays @ 6pm for their award winning techno-improv.

Tickets are $8 (suggested) and this show, we not only highlight your suggestions, but, one luck audience member will join us in our Streamyard Studio.

Visit our page to give your suggestions and
get you tickets now to join the Digital Revolution

tiltedframe.eventbrite.com

Great show this week on Tilted Frame @ Home

Shout out to everyone in the audience for their amazing suggestions

Peter Michael Marino
Stacy Marshall
Kolby Baumgaertner
Coleen Leone

We really can’t do this without you.

Join us on Tuesday at 6pm PST
tiltedframe.combinedartform.com

Tilted Frame Improv
03/02/2021

Tilted Frame Improv

Tonight's the night!!! Check out the production that was nominated for Best Streaming Show of 2020!!! We hope to brighten your day:)
6pm PST / 9pm EST
$8 (suggested - pay what you can)

Check out the 1st annual Young - Howze Theatre Awards.Today 2/21 @ 5PM PSTWe're up for several awards and looking forwar...
02/21/2021
The Young-Howze Theatre Awards

Check out the 1st annual Young - Howze Theatre Awards.

Today 2/21 @ 5PM PST

We're up for several awards and looking forward to celebrate live streaming theatre!!!

https://youtu.be/kyUbip2yMk0

The first annual Young-Howze Theatre Awards. Hosted by The Young-Howze Theatre Journal. Honoring Theatre Artists from around the globe.

Check out these awesome nomination laurels for the first annualThe Young-Howze Theatre AwardsSo proud to work with so ma...
02/11/2021

Check out these awesome nomination laurels for the first annual
The Young-Howze Theatre Awards

So proud to work with so many wonderful people and be a part of this inaugural event.

Congratulations Everyone!!!

12/22/2020
Tilted Frame Improv

TONIGHT- DEC 22 AT 6p PST / 7p MT / 8p CST / 9p EST

Last chance to see Tilted Frame @ Home in 2020.
Say you saw them back when.

Give us your suggestions at @Tilted Frame and get tix to see us live at the link below.

Happy Holidays and long live the digital revolution!

Tickets - tiltedframe.eventbrite.com

Last chance in 2020 for Tilted Frame @ Home
Join the digital revolution!
Happy Holidays !

Wed 12/17 @ 1pm PST What’s Next ? Live Streaming2020 Recap Dana Young-HowzeRicky Young-Howze For our last show of the ye...
12/17/2020
What's Next? Livestreaming 2020 Recap - 12/17 @ 1pm PST

Wed 12/17 @ 1pm PST

What’s Next ?

Live Streaming
2020 Recap

Dana Young-Howze
Ricky Young-Howze

For our last show of the year, we welcome back two online critics who have seen over 100 live streaming shows.

“What’s Next?” is a live streaming talk show hosted by Matthew Quinn, featuring pioneers and global theatre professionals discussing what’s happening now and what’s next for venues, live streaming, and accountability in theatre. Each episode hopes to educate and enlighten artists and audiences looking to answer, "What’s Next?”
Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nKIM9Y8dDAE

Wed 12/17 @ 1pm PST What’s Next ? Live Streaming2020 Recap Dana Young-HowzeRicky Young-Howze We welcome back two online critics who have seen over 100 live s...

12/15/2020
Tilted Frame Improv

Our techno-improv show Tilted Frame Improv is on tonight
and every Tuesday at 6p PST / 7p MST / 8p CST / 9p EST

Help their digital revolution by giving suggestions for the show.

Join them live/online with tickets at tiltedframe.eventbrite.com
8$ (Suggested)

A Suggestion for tonight
Please give us a Random/Inappropriate Congratulations
(ie Happy Divorce)

12/13/2020
Latina Christmas Special

Starting in a couple hours. 12/13 @ 3p PST / 4p MST / 6p EST

This is going to be so much fun.

Here is the link for the Latina Christmas Special ‘Special’

Join Diana Yanez, Sandra Valls and Maria Kirby as they talk, answer fans questions and share picture and videos from 6 years of performing Latina Christmas Special from LA to Off Broadway.

It’s hosted by the wonderful Sharon Gless.

The show is free. Sign up for door gifts and make contributions at
www.latinachristmasspecial.com

What's Next?
12/09/2020
What's Next?

What's Next?

Join me in a few hours as I talk to Jon Imparato and Matthew Richter about , among other things, keeping hope alive with drive-in theatre at the Los Angeles LGBT Center.

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What's Next? is back next Wednesday 12/9 @ 5pm PST with Los Angeles LGBT Center's Jon Imparato and Matthew Richter as we discuss how they pivoted and opened a physically distanced drive in theatre.
Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y0a1K9kQHsE
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/106506651152436/posts/172337601236007/
Additional Information - whatsnext.combinedartform.com
All shows archived - https://www.youtube.com/c/CombinedArtform/featured

12/09/2020
Latina Christmas Special

Can't wait. This Sunday 12/13 @ 3pm PST

Y'all it is on! Latina Christmas Special... "SPECIAL" this Sunday, December 13, at 3pm (PT)
Hosted by the amazing Sharon Gless
Since we can't perform our Off-Broadway smash hit live in New York, we thought it would be so fun to hang out with all our friends, family, and fans online! This is a behind the scenes, interactive, jolly ole time with us! With special celebrity appearances!
It will be live streamed via YouTube and Facebook. Make sure to go to www.latinachristmasspecial.com for more information and get your FREE LINK!

Tilted Frame @ Home is back next Tuesday (and every Tuesday) at 6pm PST. Be a part of the Digital Revolution.Critics and...
12/05/2020

Tilted Frame @ Home is back next Tuesday (and every Tuesday) at 6pm PST. Be a part of the Digital Revolution.
Critics and Audience say

“This is unlike any improv show we’ve ever seen”

“This show uses the ridiculousness green screen in a way that amplifies everything you see on screen. It transforms classic improv to a whole new creation.”

"The graphics are like another character"

This week check out two new pieces we just developed. "TFN Black Friday" & "Ask an Expert" along with fan favorite "Red Carpet"

Tickets Suggested $8
tiltedframe.eventbrite.com

Tilted Frame @ Home is back next Tuesday (and every Tuesday) at 6pm PST. Be a part of the Digital Revolution.
Critics and Audience say

“This is unlike any improv show we’ve ever seen”

“This show uses the ridiculousness green screen in a way that amplifies everything you see on screen. It transforms classic improv to a whole new creation.”

"The graphics are like another character"

This week check out two new pieces we just developed. "TFN Black Friday" & "Ask an Expert" along with fan favorite "Red Carpet"

Tickets Suggested $8

Tilted Frame Improv
11/30/2020

Tilted Frame Improv

Every Tuesday @ 6pm PST it's time to join the digital revolution with Tilted Frame.

The show that "uses the ridiculousness green screen in a way that amplifies everything you see on screen. It transforms classic improv to a whole new creation.” (R&D)

And tomorrow we're introducing a new game "TFN Black Friday" as we say goodbye to the political fave "Decisions" (Shown below)

Get your tickets at tiltedframe.eventbrite.com

Tilted Frame Improv
11/23/2020

Tilted Frame Improv

Tilted Frame @ Home Tuesdays @ 6pm PST

“This is unlike any improv show we’ve ever seen”

“This show uses the ridiculousness green screen in a way that amplifies everything you see on screen. It transforms classic improv to a whole new creation.”

-Ricky & Dana Young-Howze

Featuring: John Baumgaertner, Diana Brown, Misa Doi & Jaimie Paulson Stream Manager Miles Berman Technical Designer David Svengalis Host/Producer Matthew Quinn

TIckets $8 (Suggested) Link in Comments

What's Next?
11/19/2020
What's Next?

What's Next?

Thurs 11/19 @ 12p PST

What’s Next ?

Know Theatre
Cincinnati

Andrew J. Hungerford
Douglas Borntrager

Hear how Know Theatre in Cincinnati is keeping art alive with streaming theatre and plans for physically distant theatre.

“What’s Next?” is a live streaming talk show hosted by Matthew Quinn, featuring pioneers and global theatre professionals discussing what’s happening now and what’s next for venues, live streaming, and accountability in theatre. Each episode hopes to educate and enlighten artists and audiences looking to answer, "What’s Next?”

Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kNPFi8zZ4Ks
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/106506651152436/posts/160119039124530/

Additional Information - whatsnext.combinedartform.com

All shows archived - https://www.youtube.com/c/CombinedArtform/featured

Tilted Frame is back every Tuesday at 6pmJoin the digital comedy revolution.Check out our trailer to see what we're doin...
11/13/2020
Tilted Frame @ Home - Trailer - Techno Improv

Tilted Frame is back every Tuesday at 6pm

Join the digital comedy revolution.

Check out our trailer to see what we're doing with improv and technology.

https://youtu.be/6hKEc5y-tJ0

Visit tiltedframe.combinedartform.com for additional information TILTED FRAME IS BACK ONLINE AT HOME TUESDAYS @ 6:00 PM (PST) Join the digital revolution Tue...

What's Next?
10/20/2020
What's Next?

What's Next?

Wed 10/21/2020 @ 7:30p PDT

"What's Next?"
Stand-Up: US

Dave Carter
Ro DelleGrazie

7 months into the pandemic, we check in with the stand-up community, this time in the US.

“What’s Next?” is a live streaming talk show hosted by Matthew Quinn, featuring pioneers and global theatre professionals discussing what’s happening now and what’s next for venues, live streaming, and accountability in theatre. Each episode hopes to educate and enlighten artists and audiences looking to answer, "What’s Next?”

VIEW LIVE on

Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KTfossKqiVA

Facebook -https://www.facebook.com/106506651152436/posts/147888017014299/

Additional Information - www.combinedartform.com

All shows archived - https://www.youtube.com/c/CombinedArtform/featured

What's Next?
10/19/2020
What's Next?

What's Next?

Wed 10/21/2020 @ 10AM PDT

What’s Next?
Los Angeles Theatre

Graham Wetterhahn
Gary Grossman

7 months into the pandemic, where is the Los Angeles Theatre Community?

“What’s Next?” is a live streaming talk show hosted by Matthew Quinn, featuring pioneers and global theatre professionals discussing what’s happening now and what’s next for venues, live streaming, and accountability in theatre. Each episode hopes to educate and enlighten artists and audiences looking to answer, "What’s Next?”

VIEW LIVE on

Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9W1fzntZXUg

Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/106506651152436/posts/147887670347667/

Additional Information - www.combinedartform.com

All shows archived - https://www.youtube.com/c/CombinedArtform/featured

What's Next?
10/13/2020
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What's Next?

10/15/2020 @ 4pm PT

What’s Next?
Immersive Theater

Noah Nelson
Katelyn Schiller

How does a performance genre, based on the audience being immersed in an environment, survive during a pandemic? Hear how the immersive scene pivoted during these covid times.

“What’s Next?” is a live streaming talk show hosted by Matthew Quinn, featuring pioneers and global theatre professionals discussing what’s happening now and what’s next for venues, live streaming, and accountability in theatre. Each episode hopes to educate and enlighten artists and audiences looking to answer, "What’s Next?”

VIEW LIVE on

Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7embZw-bs1Y
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/106506651152436/posts/145890403880727/

Additional Information - www.combinedartform.com

All shows archived - https://www.youtube.com/c/CombinedArtform/featured

What's Next?
10/06/2020
What's Next?

What's Next?

Thurs, October 8th @ 1pm PT

What's Next?
Writer & Director

Jessica Hanna
Greg Wohead

How are stage writers and directors finding ways to work in the digital medium, in the US and the World ? How can they now work together in new ways?

“What’s Next?” is a live streaming talk show hosted by Matthew Quinn, featuring pioneers and global theatre professionals discussing what’s happening now and what’s next for venues, live streaming, and accountability in theatre. Each episode hopes to educate and enlighten artists and audiences looking to answer, "What’s Next?”

VIEW LIVE on

Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XO9zC2douMQ

Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/106506651152436/videos/1000064893841373/

Additional Information - www.combinedartform.com

All shows archived - https://www.youtube.com/c/CombinedArtform/featured

Tomorrow on What’s Next? Thur 10/1 @ 1pm  PT Alley Theatre - Houston w/  Rob Melrose (Artistic Director)Michael Locher (...
09/30/2020
What's Next?

Tomorrow on What’s Next?

Thur 10/1 @ 1pm PT
Alley Theatre - Houston w/

Rob Melrose (Artistic Director)
Michael Locher (Set Designer)

How did one of the oldest and most respected theaters in the US respond to the pandemic and what are their plans once venues can open ?

“What’s Next?” is a live streaming talk show hosted by Matthew Quinn, featuring pioneers and global theatre professionals discussing what’s happening now and what’s next for venues, live streaming, and accountability in theatre. Each episode hopes to educate and enlighten artists and audiences looking to answer, "What’s Next?”

VIEW LIVE on
Youtube - youtube.com/watch?v=8ou9aFGLYA8

Tomorrow on What’s Next?

Thur 10/1 @ 1pm PT
Alley Theatre - Houston w/

Rob Melrose (Artistic Director)
Michael Locher (Set Designer)

How did one of the oldest and most respected theaters in the US respond to the pandemic and what are their plans once venues can open ?

“What’s Next?” is a live streaming talk show hosted by Matthew Quinn, featuring pioneers and global theatre professionals discussing what’s happening now and what’s next for venues, live streaming, and accountability in theatre. Each episode hopes to educate and enlighten artists and audiences looking to answer, "What’s Next?”

VIEW LIVE on
Youtube - youtube.com/watch?v=8ou9aFGLYA8
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/106506651152436/videos/662267894416749/

Additional Information - www.combinedartform.com

All shows archived - https://www.youtube.com/c/CombinedArtform/featured

What's Next?
09/29/2020
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Tomorrow on “What's Next?”

Wed 9/30 @ 4pm PT
Awkward Conversations w/

Blair Russell (Slave Play)
Joshua Silverstein ( The Joe and Joshua Show)

There are so many awkward conversations, money, race, mistakes, and while they may be tough
to go through, in the end they can be the most important ones we have.

“What’s Next?” is a live streaming talk show hosted by Matthew Quinn, featuring pioneers and global theatre professionals discussing what’s happening now and what’s next for venues, live streaming, and accountability in theatre. Each episode hopes to educate and enlighten artists and audiences looking to answer, "What’s Next?”

VIEW LIVE on
Youtube - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4SLgnrFetk
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/106506651152436/videos/355834412327512/

Additional Information - www.combinedartform.com

All shows archived - https://www.youtube.com/c/CombinedArtform/featured

Thurs 9/24 @ 7pm PSTWhat’s Next?Making MusicalsElise DewsberryScott GuyHear how New Musicals Inc. pivoted during the pan...
09/23/2020
What's Next?

Thurs 9/24 @ 7pm PST

What’s Next?
Making Musicals

Elise Dewsberry
Scott Guy

Hear how New Musicals Inc. pivoted during the pandemic from presenting live musicals at the Hollywood Fringe to online. Learn their challenges and pick up tech tips.

“What’s Next?” is a live streaming talk show hosted by Matthew Quinn, featuring pioneers and global theatre professionals discussing what’s happening now and what’s next for venues, live streaming, and accountability in theatre. Each episode hopes to educate and enlighten artists and audiences looking to answer, "What’s Next?”

Thurs 9/24 @ 7pm PST

What’s Next?
Making Musicals

Elise Dewsberry
Scott Guy

Hear how New Musicals Inc. pivoted during the pandemic from presenting live musicals at the Hollywood Fringe to online. Learn their challenges and pick up tech tips.

“What’s Next?” is a live streaming talk show hosted by Matthew Quinn, featuring pioneers and global theatre professionals discussing what’s happening now and what’s next for venues, live streaming, and accountability in theatre. Each episode hopes to educate and enlighten artists and audiences looking to answer, "What’s Next?”

Watch LIVE

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7hFJZjrEVhk

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Winner of The Encore Producers’ Award!!! The Complete Works of Julia Roberts: a parody musical has two performances this weekend. Check out a sneak peek of a song from August: Osage County - tickets on sale now hollywoodfringe.org/projects/5119