Pulling Teeth


Date: Wednesday, April 13th, 2016
Time: 8pm-9:30pm
Location: Dallas City Performance Hall
2520 Flora St, Dallas TX 75201

“Pulling Teeth” will be held at 8pm on Wednesday 4/13 at the Dallas City Performance Hall, 2520 Flora St, Dallas TX 75201, in the Arts District. Valet and self-parking is available at One Arts Plaza or park free at a meter on Ross. Flex passes and $25 individual tickets can be purchased at the door, by phone at (888) 454-4353, or online via PreKindle. Group and student discounts are available. This show is made possible thanks to WORDSPACE.


Stan Cobb
Poonam Desai
Tracy Hawkins
Anna Lassiter

Peter Luby
Greg Silva
Yasmin Waring


Eager to sink your teeth into spring? Oral Fixation (An Obsession with True Life Tales) has the show for you! Funnier than laughing gas and more effective than novocain, “Pulling Teeth” is just what the dentist ordered. Taking the Dallas City Performance Hall stage on Wednesday, April 13th at 8pm, our seven storytellers will align your smile, definitely strike a nerve, and if your soul has any cavities—they will not only be filled, but crowned. With more wisdom than wisdom teeth, more laughs than nitrous, and more depth than a root canal, this show has it all: Moroccan adventures and small town dentistry, stubborn baby teeth and stubborn colons, Big Daddy wires and Big Apple delinquents, meth-mouth makeovers and cowboy dentist do-overs. The prognosis is positive, but you must fill your prescription: Do not miss this show! $25 individual tickets are on sale now! Keep an eye out for more info: storyteller profiles will be published in coming weeks.

Sneak Peek of Stories

As a first-year teacher in NYC, Anna Lassiter toils to save a troubled, violent kid. While comedian Greg Silva survives colon cancer—pooping proves problematic. Braces and retainers just about do Poonam Desai in. OF Veteran Peter Luby discovers the joys of third-world dentistry and marriage. Author and attorney Yasmin Waring struggles with both a stubborn father and a stubborn baby tooth. Dental school professor Stan Cobb discovers that pain can lead to enlightenment. And former meth addict Tracy Hawkins learns the power of second chances and special smiles.

Submit for Season 5

“Icing on the Cake” Tuesday, May 10th, 2016
No writing or performing experience is necessary but stories must be true and on theme. For details and deadlines, visit www.oralfixationshow.com/submissions. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter!


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