IN THE BASEMENT

ensemble theatre · studio c artists · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
Studio C Artists is proud to present the next in their one act “room” series… IN THE BASEMENT. This collection of 8 brand new short plays, presented across two nights, all take place in a basement setting - “Wait ’til you see what’s down there!” $20 GA ($15 w/ “earlybird” code 24 hrs. in advance).
Studio C Artists is proud to present the next in their one act “room” series… IN THE BASEMENT. This collection of 8 brand new short plays, presented across two nights, all take place in a basement setting - “Wait ’til you see what’s down there!” $20 GA ($15 w/ “earlybird” code 24 hrs. in advance).

HARD SEXY SERIOUS LOVE CONVERSATIONS

ensemble theatre · ice under pressure productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
A depressed hitman, an addict double agent, a sex worker recruiter, and the prince of the Russian mafia all walk into a Santa Monica apartment thinking their lives are over. What happens when they aren't?
A depressed hitman, an addict double agent, a sex worker recruiter, and the prince of the Russian mafia all walk into a Santa Monica apartment thinking their lives are over. What happens when they aren't?

"ON TIDY ENDINGS"

ensemble theatre · mmmkay productions · Ages 12+ · family friendly · United States of America
Whose loss is it anyway? That's the bone of contention between a gay man and a straight woman who meet to straighten up loose ends after the death of the man they both loved. This is a study of how the universal situation of losing a loved one took on unique new qualities in the context of AIDS.
Whose loss is it anyway? That's the bone of contention between a gay man and a straight woman who meet to straighten up loose ends after the death of the man they both loved. This is a study of how the universal situation of losing a loved one took on unique new qualities in the context of AIDS.

DANNY AND THE DEEP BLUE SEA

ensemble theatre · mohawk street · Ages 17+ · includes nudity · United States of America
"…the play is the equivalent of sitting at ringside watching a prize fight that concludes in a loving embrace." —NY Times. "…a funny, frightening, hypnotically fascinating evening of theatre…" —Drama-Logue.
"…the play is the equivalent of sitting at ringside watching a prize fight that concludes in a loving embrace." —NY Times. "…a funny, frightening, hypnotically fascinating evening of theatre…" —Drama-Logue.

SPLIT/SCREEN

ensemble theatre · one trick dog* · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
Kit, an athletic young man, is injured after a mountain-climbing accident while in Jaipur, and finds himself in a wheelchair, which sets off a series of even greater adventures during his hospital stay.
Kit, an athletic young man, is injured after a mountain-climbing accident while in Jaipur, and finds himself in a wheelchair, which sets off a series of even greater adventures during his hospital stay.

IAMI

ensemble theatre · alternative art styles · Ages 13+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
Heaven is in outerspace. Promo Video: https://vimeo.com/126659046 Website: Therearenoends.com (Due to minimal tech time, projections will not be present at the Hollywood Fringe showing of "IamI.")
Heaven is in outerspace. Promo Video: https://vimeo.com/126659046 Website: Therearenoends.com (Due to minimal tech time, projections will not be present at the Hollywood Fringe showing of "IamI.")

KINKY NEON ROCKER

ensemble theatre · the alliance of los angeles playwrights (alap) · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States of America
Six short plays by LA playwrights -- funny, sexy, touching, and downright weird -- revolving around a kinky neon-painted rocking chair...
Six short plays by LA playwrights -- funny, sexy, touching, and downright weird -- revolving around a kinky neon-painted rocking chair...

REVOLUTIONARY LOVE

ensemble theatre · international collective theatre · Ages 13+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States of America
Nazim Hikmet was a world famous Turkish poet, a romantic revolutionary venerated as one of the best of the 20th century. He was imprisoned for his views on life and politics. His love of his countrymen, of Istanbul, of his language, and the love of his life, Piraye,kept him going through it all.
Nazim Hikmet was a world famous Turkish poet, a romantic revolutionary venerated as one of the best of the 20th century. He was imprisoned for his views on life and politics. His love of his countrymen, of Istanbul, of his language, and the love of his life, Piraye,kept him going through it all.

SUNSHINE BY WILLIAM MASTROSIMONE

ensemble theatre · the gangbusters theatre company · Ages 16+ · flashing lights · United States of America
Isolated behind plexiglass, peep show star Sunshine talks dirty to her customers, but longs for a deeper connection. One rainy night she jumps from her husband’s van, seeking refuge behind disillusioned paramedic Nelson’s window. Two lost souls bare their wounds in the search for dangerous intimacy.
Isolated behind plexiglass, peep show star Sunshine talks dirty to her customers, but longs for a deeper connection. One rainy night she jumps from her husband’s van, seeking refuge behind disillusioned paramedic Nelson’s window. Two lost souls bare their wounds in the search for dangerous intimacy.

LA LLORONA

ensemble theatre · ma ma ma my llorona · Ages 17+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
Terrifying new twists carry the classic superstition into demented realidad viva! Ages ago, the madness of beautiful Maria reaches al repugnante extremo– and to the ultimate unthinkable act. Now, forevermore, children must behave or else beware the horrible Wailing Woman– LA LLORONA!
Terrifying new twists carry the classic superstition into demented realidad viva! Ages ago, the madness of beautiful Maria reaches al repugnante extremo– and to the ultimate unthinkable act. Now, forevermore, children must behave or else beware the horrible Wailing Woman– LA LLORONA!

BUTTERFLIES ARE FREE

ensemble theatre · turquoise heart productions · Ages 13+ · family friendly · United States of America
A blind young man moves out on his own for the first time against his protective Iranian-American mother's judgment. When she barges in unannounced- before their agreed 2 month separation period- and finds his new love interest, a kooky, sexy, somewhat flaky young actress, maternal mayhem follows.
A blind young man moves out on his own for the first time against his protective Iranian-American mother's judgment. When she barges in unannounced- before their agreed 2 month separation period- and finds his new love interest, a kooky, sexy, somewhat flaky young actress, maternal mayhem follows.

FUCK YOU JASON! OR MEDEA BY EURIPIDES

ensemble theatre · poor-man theatre company · Ages 18+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
Fuck you Jason! or Medea by Euripides" begins with the ancient Greek tale audiences have grown to love for thousands of years. Performed by the Poor-Man Theatre Company in a play meets graphic novel style, Fuck You Jason or Medea by Euripides is sure to entertain the Fringe Audience.
Fuck you Jason! or Medea by Euripides" begins with the ancient Greek tale audiences have grown to love for thousands of years. Performed by the Poor-Man Theatre Company in a play meets graphic novel style, Fuck You Jason or Medea by Euripides is sure to entertain the Fringe Audience.

CATHERINE: JANE AUSTEN'S NORTHANGER ABBEY IN TODAY'S L.A.

ensemble theatre · ray burley productions · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
Jane Austen's first novel relates the comical tale of imaginative Catherine's first venture into the big city. In this adaptation, the city is L.A., and Catherine must find her way through fickle friendships, unwanted lovers, grisly suspicions, and false rumors. Love is tested; integrity prevails.
Jane Austen's first novel relates the comical tale of imaginative Catherine's first venture into the big city. In this adaptation, the city is L.A., and Catherine must find her way through fickle friendships, unwanted lovers, grisly suspicions, and false rumors. Love is tested; integrity prevails.

DIVERSITY AUDITIONS

ensemble theatre · lgbtqq artists and allies · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States of America
Artists audition for the Diversity Awards. Winners obtain an agent, a spot on a reality show, pay and a chance to continue their dreams of performing across the nation as Diversity Award winners. The Diversity Auditions get messy when someone asks, "What is diversity?"
Artists audition for the Diversity Awards. Winners obtain an agent, a spot on a reality show, pay and a chance to continue their dreams of performing across the nation as Diversity Award winners. The Diversity Auditions get messy when someone asks, "What is diversity?"

TRACERS

ensemble theatre · ctb productions · Ages 18+ · flashing lights · United States of America
A powerful, unsettling and ultimately devastating account of the Vietnam War, written by men who were there.
A powerful, unsettling and ultimately devastating account of the Vietnam War, written by men who were there.

A SHOW ON THE FRINGE OF FRINGE?

A show beyond this reality? A one-man cabaret about never, EVER fitting in. Told through four days in the 90's. Described as, "Reinventing the form," "amateur," "musically outstanding," "a waste of time," "earnest, heartbreaking, & real."

Bungalow 40

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TEMPLE TANTRUM

"If they get you when you're a child, they've got you for life." Experience Nicole Steinwedell's One Woman Show about growing up in a Christian cult, internalizing her abusers, and finally reclaiming her life as her own! *CLICK IMAGE FOR TICKETS*

SACRED FOOLS brings 3 new shows to HFF19

A devised adaptation of a Greek classic about corruption, weakness & power; a hilarious tale of a highly-trained marksman/history teacher; and a heartwarming comedy about an overbearing stage mother and her hapless son attempting to stage a comeback