Olivia and Nicole are co-dependent roommates in the East Village who are definitely going to make it, they're just not sure how. When they get evicted from their shoebox apartment in Manhattan-conceptual art just doesn't cover the rent-they boldly take off to L.A. and the promise of sunshine. As one door slams shut, another opens, and a tarot card reading later, the duo decide to take their performance art sensibilities to the mainstream by auditioning for a reality TV talent show.