Beadledom, HQ of the universe. In her disorderly beige office, Deborah, an administrator on Omega-Shift, slogs away removing life from the cosmos. But Deborah is fascinated by life. She dreams about making one. Maybe today is the day. Familia de la Noche return with a pair of shows that look at what makes humans tick. Using their trademark style of clowning, music, and puppetry to discover what makes the difference between a brilliant flash of life and a dull flicker. What it would be like to stroll through the inside of Tim Burton's and Terry Gilliam's minds (SuchSmallPortions.com).