SEASON 17 | MAY 2005

12 Steps to a More Dysfunctional Family
a 3-Camera Filming of the Cocert Film/Documentary

Written and performed by Rob Nash
Presented by the VORTEX


In 12 Steps to a More Dysfunctional Family: Ashley purges, Matt runs away, Fred contemplates bankruptcy, Margot excels in Divinity School, Windsong gets in touch with her colon and somehow Mildred manages to keep the whole family together again. Witness the unbearable intimacy that is family! A must for anyone who's been anywhere near a 12 Step program!

Rob's solo plays: A Christmas Carol Roasting on an Open Fire, 12 Steps to a More Dysfunctional You, 12 Steps to a More Dysfunctional Christmas, 12 Steps to a More Dysfunctional Musical, 12 Steps to a More Dysfunctional Family, Freshman Year Sucks! Sophomore Slump, Junior Blues and Senioritis, Sex Farce, Holy Cross Does Romeo and Juliet, Love is God, Anxiety the New Depression and Norman Normal Saves the World have played New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, Atlanta, San Diego, Houston, Tampa, Durham, Austin, Provincetown, UC Berkeley, UCLA, Dartmouth, Princeton and The Fringe in Edinburgh, Scotland. Rob's stand-up comedy has been featured on VH1 Stand-up Spotlight with Rosie O'Donnell and Comedy Central's Out There in Hollywood.

What's being said:

"Rather a find." Julia Reid, THE SCOTSMAN

  • "A genuine artist." Charles Whaley, DRAMA LOGUE
  • "Laugh-out-loud, God-that's-me funny" Robert Faires, AUSTIN CHRONICLE
  • "Nothing short of brilliant as a writer and an actor." Glenna Bell, PUBLIC NEWS
  • "How do you do that?" Ann Richards, former Texas Govenor