BETTER THAN SHAKESPEARE PRESENTS: MUCH ADO ABOUT SOMETHING

ensemble theatre · better than shakespeare · Ages 10+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States
Better than Shakespeare! presents its inaugural production, a revisionist Much Ado About Nothing. New music, new intrigues, twists and turns… and aliens. Because we think The Bard could use a little help. Don’t you? We're calling it, Much Ado About Something. The Something is Aliens.
Better than Shakespeare! presents its inaugural production, a revisionist Much Ado About Nothing. New music, new intrigues, twists and turns… and aliens. Because we think The Bard could use a little help. Don’t you? We're calling it, Much Ado About Something. The Something is Aliens.

THE HOLLOW

ensemble theatre · in association w/ the miserable brilliance ensemble & the best friends club · Ages 17+ · world premiere · United States
An original play by Sam LaFrance. An alcoholic daycare employee gets in trouble with a razor and has to hide out in the world's loneliest bar, The Hollow.
An original play by Sam LaFrance. An alcoholic daycare employee gets in trouble with a razor and has to hide out in the world's loneliest bar, The Hollow.

LYSISTRATA

ensemble theatre · savage players · Ages 15+ · includes nudity · United States
Lysistrata rallies the women of Washington DC to end a government shutdown. Their method? A city-wide sex strike. As the women storm the capitol leaving a trail of horny politicians in their wake, Lysistrata’s bid for peace ends up igniting a conflict between the sexes.
Lysistrata rallies the women of Washington DC to end a government shutdown. Their method? A city-wide sex strike. As the women storm the capitol leaving a trail of horny politicians in their wake, Lysistrata’s bid for peace ends up igniting a conflict between the sexes.

ANTI LYNCHING PLAYS BY GEORGIA B JOHNSON

ensemble theatre · play. · Ages 13+ · United States
A bringing to life of one of Georgia Douglas Johnson's one act Ant-Lynching PLAYS. Bringing american history, racial awareness and community activism to the OBAMA era.
A bringing to life of one of Georgia Douglas Johnson's one act Ant-Lynching PLAYS. Bringing american history, racial awareness and community activism to the OBAMA era.

FLYOVER STATE

ensemble theatre · pink house productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States
A brother separated from his biological family by adoption at infancy returns to his sister's doublewide trailer in rural Arkansas after the death of their mother to rehash a romance with a former lover and find his place in a world he never knew.
A brother separated from his biological family by adoption at infancy returns to his sister's doublewide trailer in rural Arkansas after the death of their mother to rehash a romance with a former lover and find his place in a world he never knew.

CHICKEN IN A BOX

ensemble theatre · nobones productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
Owen has barricaded himself in his Chicago apartment. No one comes in. He never goes out. When Toby, his boisterous new neighbor, moves in across the hall, his routine is harshly disrupted. But what happens when all the walls come down and the real truth comes out? Who will end up saving who?
Owen has barricaded himself in his Chicago apartment. No one comes in. He never goes out. When Toby, his boisterous new neighbor, moves in across the hall, his routine is harshly disrupted. But what happens when all the walls come down and the real truth comes out? Who will end up saving who?

VENGEANCE CAN WAIT

ensemble theatre · kuro productions · Ages 18+ · United States
Vengeance Can Wait navigates Japanese sub-culture as it charts a different kind of love story. Dark, twisted, and touching, odd roommates come to understand the "kinks" in their relationship.
Vengeance Can Wait navigates Japanese sub-culture as it charts a different kind of love story. Dark, twisted, and touching, odd roommates come to understand the "kinks" in their relationship.

THE CONDUCT OF LIFE

ensemble theatre · the vagrancy · Ages 16+ · includes nudity · United States
Occupy The Beast. Maria Irene Fornes’ THE CONDUCT OF LIFE is a dark, 60-minute piece revolving around five characters who use sex, violence, power, money, love torture and humanity to navigate the oppressive house-hold at the center of the play.
Occupy The Beast. Maria Irene Fornes’ THE CONDUCT OF LIFE is a dark, 60-minute piece revolving around five characters who use sex, violence, power, money, love torture and humanity to navigate the oppressive house-hold at the center of the play.

NOUNS

ensemble theatre · feelings theater company · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
A comedic journey of one mans untimely transgression and his subsequent spiritual awakening.
A comedic journey of one mans untimely transgression and his subsequent spiritual awakening.

THE GOLDEN BALL

ensemble theatre · old world productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States
An amalgamation of myths and fairytales from around the world following the adventures of twins Darius and Rana as they reclaim their parents throne and learn about the nature of life.
An amalgamation of myths and fairytales from around the world following the adventures of twins Darius and Rana as they reclaim their parents throne and learn about the nature of life.

THINGS BEING WHAT THEY ARE

ensemble theatre · a moving arts co-production · Ages 14+ · United States
As Bill readies a new condo for him and his soon-to-arrive wife, he gets an unexpected visit from their new neighbor, Jack. What follows is a sharp comedy about the lives we dream of having versus the lives we end up living. Located in the Dorie Theatre.
As Bill readies a new condo for him and his soon-to-arrive wife, he gets an unexpected visit from their new neighbor, Jack. What follows is a sharp comedy about the lives we dream of having versus the lives we end up living. Located in the Dorie Theatre.

FAT PIG

ensemble theatre · anglertheatre · Ages 14+ · United States
Cow. Slob. Pig. How many insults can you hear before defending the woman you love? Tom faces that question when he falls for Helen- a funny, sexy woman who happens to be plus-sized. Forced to dissect his views on beauty & value, Tom has to decide what dictates who he loves.. society or his heart?
Cow. Slob. Pig. How many insults can you hear before defending the woman you love? Tom faces that question when he falls for Helen- a funny, sexy woman who happens to be plus-sized. Forced to dissect his views on beauty & value, Tom has to decide what dictates who he loves.. society or his heart?

THE PENS SHALL HAVE THEIR DAY - A DARK COMEDY

ensemble theatre · rabbits2u · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States
A dark, surreal comedy inspired by the poem "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock" by T.S. Eliot.
A dark, surreal comedy inspired by the poem "The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock" by T.S. Eliot.

WEARHORSE

ensemble theatre · kissmark productions · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · world premiere · United States of America
RIPPED FROM THE HEADLINES: A young man & his nude performance artist friend procure a horse carcass. He wants to eat it, she wants to wear it! Who will win? A bloody, musical trip through how far we go to impress strangers. (Based on a grotesque true story. Really.)
RIPPED FROM THE HEADLINES: A young man & his nude performance artist friend procure a horse carcass. He wants to eat it, she wants to wear it! Who will win? A bloody, musical trip through how far we go to impress strangers. (Based on a grotesque true story. Really.)

WHEN I WAS SACRED

ensemble theatre · spinster daisy productions · Ages 16+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States
There's a sinister cafe deep in the Hades of Northeast LA, where blood is for coffee and revenge served iced.
There's a sinister cafe deep in the Hades of Northeast LA, where blood is for coffee and revenge served iced.

Dear Mom, Sorry For Being a B!tch

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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*

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It's Saturday night, and Erik and Connor are looking to get laid. When they try their luck on a hook-up app, the night takes a turn they never expected and their true desires are revealed.