The Space 55 Current Season

Captain Jack’s Space Attack – Episode 6

Saturday, September 6 at 10:30pm. Tickets are $5 at the door. Space 55’s late night show returns with more of the adventures of Captain Jack and his band, Space Attack as they explore the galaxy searching for a new home …
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P.H.I.L. Talks

Friday, September 12 at 8:00pm.  Tickets $10. When people think of Arizona, what do they think of? Cacti? Blazing heat? Party schools? But do they think about Arizona as a place of great thinkers? As a go-to destination for the …
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S&M Comedy Presents…This Day in History! 

Friday, September 12 at 10:30pm.  Tickets $5 at the door.  Every day, history is made- whether it’s the Rum Rebellion on January 26th, the birth of Nandor Fodor on May 13th, or the death of J.R.R. Tolkien on September 2nd, …
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Castaway Karaoke Fund Raiser

Saturday, September 13 at 8:00pm.  Admission is $10 at the door. Living in Arizona during the summer can feel like being stranded on a desert island (only without the cool breeze of the ocean, or the limitless supply of coconuts). …
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Storyline: Great Expectations

Friday, September 19th at 10:30pm. Tickets are $5 at the door.  Storyline: where the themes of our lives intersect. A monthly real life storytelling showcase exploring our complex interconnections through the simple act of storytelling. September’s theme is Great Expectations.

Glitter & Garters Burlesque Fund Raiser

Saturday, September 20 at 9:00pm. $20 VIP seating (first two rows); $15 house seating The amazing BurlEscapades, Arizona’s Most Elegant Burlesque Beauties, performs a very special show just for Space 55, raising everything you’ve got!  For the theatre, of course! …
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Mr. Burns, a post-electric play

Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 pm October 3 – 25 Thursday October 16 & Thursday October 23 at 7:30 pm Tickets are $15. directed by Charlie Steak It’s post nuclear melt-down, there’s no electricity, no TV, and the survivors are living …
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S&M Comedy Presents…Poetry Slim!

Saturday, October 10 at 10:30pm. Tickets are $5 at the door. Leave your sensitive poetic side at home, because we’re mercilessly mocking the languid, melancholy lyricist in all of us tonight. Comics will read their original sonnets, haikus, and villanellas, …
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Storyline: Frankenstein

Friday, October 17 at 10:30pm. Tickets are $5 at the door. Storyline: where the themes of our lives intersect. A monthly real life storytelling showcase exploring our complex interconnections through the simple act of storytelling. Featuring storytellers: Rachel Eseoghene Egboro, …
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Seven Minutes in Hell

Saturday, November 1 at 9pm. Tickets are $10. 7 Minutes In Hell is our no-holds-barred-anything-goes-Halloween-variety-show! At each 7 Minutes show, we open our stage to local performers, who each get 7 minutes to do whatever they want. We don’t ask them …
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Captain Jack’s Space Attack – Episode 7

Saturday, November 1 at 10:30pm. Tickets are $5 at the door. Space 55’s late night show returns with more of the adventures of Captain Jack and his band, Space Attack as they explore the galaxy searching for a new home after …
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Gayle Live in Phoenix

Saturday, November 8th at 8:00pm. Tickets $15 ($16.52 with service fee). Click here to purchase advanced tickets. Gayle Waters-Waters discovers BBQ Chicken Pizza and her whole existence is thrown into a tailspin. Featuring the stars of the hit web series: Gayle, …
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He Said/She Said – The First Time

Friday and Saturday, November 14 and 15 at 8:00pm. Tickets are $10. They are the moments that shape who we are. The First Times. The first time we have sex. The first time we realize our parents are just as fallible …
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S&M Comedy Presents…Silence, Comedians on Storytelling

Friday, November 14 at 10:30pm. Tickets $5 at the door. “Silence” gives comedians the opportunity to get real with audiences without the bounds of the setup and punchline expectations of the comedy stage. For a comedian to tell true stories …
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Playwright’s Workshop Reading – The Interview Chronicles

Sunday, November 16 at 10:00am. Free! Help us help others create art and literature. For free! Enjoy coffee and donuts while listening to a new play read for the first time ever by dedicated and talented actors. Provide valuable feedback about your …
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Bike Smut 8: Come Again

Friday, November 21st at 7:40pm. Tickets $7 at the door.  Bikes! Sex! Films! Bike Smut is a festival of short erotic bike films touring the west coast and will be in Phoenix for one night only at Space 55. Doors open at …
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Storyline: Metamorphosis

Friday, November 21st at 10:30pm. Tickets are $5 at the door. Storyline: where the themes of our lives intersect. A monthly real life storytelling showcase exploring our complex interconnections through the simple act of storytelling. November’s show feature’s storytellers Kelsey …
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Banned and Burned – a Reading of Edward Albee’s The Goat

Saturday, November 22 at 8:00pm. Free (but donations are gratefully accepted). Albee’s play about Martin, an architect who, to the horror of his family falls in love with a goat, won the Tony award and Drama Desk Award for best play, was …
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Space 55’s Weirdest Little Christmas Tree Contest

December 4th – December 20th. Entry fee $5. Take a 12-inch Christmas tree, or something roughly that shape and size, and decorate it in the strangest way your heart desires. Bring to Space 55 by December 4th, and the audiences …
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A Bloody Mary Christmas: 2014

Thursday – Saturdays December 4 – 19 at 7:30 pm, Saturday December 20 and Sunday December 21 at 7:00 pm Tickets: $15 Directed by: BJ Garrett For the fifth consecutive year, Space 55 presents a holiday musical for people who hate …
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Captain Jack’s Space Attack – Episode 8

Saturday, December 6 at 10:30pm. Tickets are $5 at the door. Space 55’s late night show returns with more of the adventures of Captain Jack and his band, Space Attack as they explore the galaxy searching for a new home after …
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S&M Comedy Presents…The Storrs Objection!

Friday, December 12 at 10:30pm. Tickets $5 at the door. Local comedian Matt Storrs is known for bringing his law background to the stage, especially when fact-checking other comedians’ material after their sets. “The Storrs Objection” will now give Matt the …
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The Something Show presents: An Aaron Gray Christmas

Wednesday, December 17th at 8:00pm. Tickets $10  Doors open at 7:30pm. Show starts at 8:00pm. Show ends at 9:30pm. Click here to purchase advanced tickets. Pastor Aaron Gray and the Desert Lake Community Church are back for a Christmas pageant worthy …
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Storyline: A Winter’s Tale

Friday, December 19th at 10:30pm. Tickets are $5 at the door. Storyline: where the themes of our lives intersect. A monthly real life storytelling showcase exploring our complex interconnections through the simple act of storytelling. December’s show features storytellers Rachel Eseoghene Egboro, Kelsey …
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7 Minutes under the Mistletoe: 2014

Saturday, December 20th at 9pm. Tickets are $10. 7 Minutes under the Mistletoe is our no-holds-barred-anything-goes-Holiday-variety-show! At each 7 Minutes show, we open our stage to local performers, who each get 7 minutes to do whatever they want. We don’t …
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Resolutions! A new show for an old year

Wednesday, December 31st at 8:00pm. Tickets are $10 at the door. Music, true stories, funny stories, scenes of love, lies, and longing. Join us for a look back and forward, for a grand start celebrating all the possibilities of a …
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S&M Comedy Presents…

Friday, January 9th at 10:30pm. Tickets $5 at the door. S&M Comedy Presents is a monthly late-night series of creative live shows conceived by Jamie Sanderson and Steve Marek in order to challenge comedians and bring variety to the PHX …
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Storyline: January

Friday, January 16th at 10:30pm. Tickets are $5 at the door. Storyline: where the themes of our lives intersect. A monthly real life storytelling showcase exploring our complex interconnections through the simple act of storytelling.