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CHELA

theatre · dulce maria solis · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States
HER 3rd Husband: Her 1st ORGASM. A true story of violence, lunacy and love. Written/Performed by her daughter. ”With humor… CHELA throws powerful punches, with shocking honesty, to shake us up into consciousness.” Josefina Lopez, screenwriter "Real Women Have Curves”. www.theCHELAwebsite.com
HER 3rd Husband: Her 1st ORGASM. A true story of violence, lunacy and love. Written/Performed by her daughter. ”With humor… CHELA throws powerful punches, with shocking honesty, to shake us up into consciousness.” Josefina Lopez, screenwriter "Real Women Have Curves”. www.theCHELAwebsite.com

DEAR MRS. FERRELL...

theatre · the journeymen · Ages 17+ · world premiere · United States
This staged reading follows an embedded photojournalist, and an Iraqi husband desperate to find a way out of the country for his wife and unborn child. When the two worlds collide, a cover up ensues, and those involved are forced to make a decision that will change their lives forever.
This staged reading follows an embedded photojournalist, and an Iraqi husband desperate to find a way out of the country for his wife and unborn child. When the two worlds collide, a cover up ensues, and those involved are forced to make a decision that will change their lives forever.

FORBIDDEN RITES: EXPLORING ISSUES

theatre · serving artists in process (saipro) · Ages 17+ · world premiere · United States
This production presents the audience with vignettes that are plagued with unspoken taboos; and invites the audience to engage through a series of facilitated theatrical structures.
This production presents the audience with vignettes that are plagued with unspoken taboos; and invites the audience to engage through a series of facilitated theatrical structures.

YOUNG HEARTS ALONE ON STAGE

theatre · walk a mile productions/saipro · Ages 17+ · world premiere · United States
Original solo monologues from the souls of 8 courageous grads from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. A cast that includes a Korean romantic, a wealthy homeboy, an escapee from rehab, an AA meeting virgin, a PSA on mak'n babies, a boxed up Christian, a monkey poet, and the Dook Master.
Original solo monologues from the souls of 8 courageous grads from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts. A cast that includes a Korean romantic, a wealthy homeboy, an escapee from rehab, an AA meeting virgin, a PSA on mak'n babies, a boxed up Christian, a monkey poet, and the Dook Master.

BARKING PIG

theatre · orgasmico theatre company · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · world premiere · United States
The infamous Victor is coming to the Barking Pig tavern to kill one of seven outrageous drunken nincompoops. Who will it be? Pandemonium unfolds in Thearico Orgasmico's THE BARKING PIG, sure to be one of the most bawdy, dastardly, and certifiably hilarious productions at this year's Fringe.
The infamous Victor is coming to the Barking Pig tavern to kill one of seven outrageous drunken nincompoops. Who will it be? Pandemonium unfolds in Thearico Orgasmico's THE BARKING PIG, sure to be one of the most bawdy, dastardly, and certifiably hilarious productions at this year's Fringe.

GLINT, ADAPTED FROM OBLIVION BY DAVID FOSTER WALLACE

theatre · needtheater · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
Glint is an adaptation of the David Foster Wallace story, "Good Old Neon" in the Oblivion collection. During the play, a man explains to an audience why he committed suicide and what happens after you die. Stark and powerful, the text carries with it the weight of its author's own suicide in 2008.
Glint is an adaptation of the David Foster Wallace story, "Good Old Neon" in the Oblivion collection. During the play, a man explains to an audience why he committed suicide and what happens after you die. Stark and powerful, the text carries with it the weight of its author's own suicide in 2008.

THE NEXT BEST THING

theatre · antonio sacre and pan productions · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States
Solo Performer and two-time Best In Fringe Festival at the New York International Fringe Theater Festival winner presents his latest solo show, a blisteringly funny and moving solo performance piece developed with renowned Chicago director Jim Lasko. "Remarkable...a serious artist." Village Voice
Solo Performer and two-time Best In Fringe Festival at the New York International Fringe Theater Festival winner presents his latest solo show, a blisteringly funny and moving solo performance piece developed with renowned Chicago director Jim Lasko. "Remarkable...a serious artist." Village Voice

AM I BLACK ENOUGH YET?

theatre · i.s.m.o theatre company · Ages 13+ · United States
No matter who you are, for one night you get to be African American in this touching, thoughtful, and hysterically funny look at the state of Blackness in America. Am I Black Enough, Yet? takes a bite into Blackness without puncturing, posturing, or preaching.
No matter who you are, for one night you get to be African American in this touching, thoughtful, and hysterically funny look at the state of Blackness in America. Am I Black Enough, Yet? takes a bite into Blackness without puncturing, posturing, or preaching.

GOSPEL OF A TEENAGE JESUS

theatre · mutineer theatre company · Ages 14+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States
Mutineer Theatre Company returns to the Hollywood Fringe with yet another world premiere. Last year: the lost final acts of William Shakespeare. This year: an even bigger Author. GOSPEL OF A TEENAGE JESUS.
Mutineer Theatre Company returns to the Hollywood Fringe with yet another world premiere. Last year: the lost final acts of William Shakespeare. This year: an even bigger Author. GOSPEL OF A TEENAGE JESUS.

CONFETTI BAYOU: THE LAST INTERVIEW WITH JANIS JOPLIN

theatre · powder room productions · Ages 15+ · United States
This is Janis Joplin’s imagined final interview…A revelation of her tenderness, vulnerability, and her restlessness with being a Woman. See her journey through addiction, hope, song and the most radical idea yet, LOVE...
This is Janis Joplin’s imagined final interview…A revelation of her tenderness, vulnerability, and her restlessness with being a Woman. See her journey through addiction, hope, song and the most radical idea yet, LOVE...

SALES ON HOLLYWOOD BLVD.

theatre · cosmic kat productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
Sales on Hollywood Blvd. Written by Kathryn Fielding explores the eye opening experience of a young woman, arriving in Los Angeles and entering the office temporary workforce for the first time with all it's comedic complexity, to come up against the office diva affectionately known as Saleszilla.
Sales on Hollywood Blvd. Written by Kathryn Fielding explores the eye opening experience of a young woman, arriving in Los Angeles and entering the office temporary workforce for the first time with all it's comedic complexity, to come up against the office diva affectionately known as Saleszilla.

TOP THAT!

theatre · be flat productions · Ages 17+ · world premiere · United States
You loved them as kids! Now join the cast of the hit TV show "Pancakes, ah YES!" for their 10-Year Reunion, a fun-filled weekend of nostalgia, one-upmanship, relapses, and maybe even redemption. Growing up is hard!
You loved them as kids! Now join the cast of the hit TV show "Pancakes, ah YES!" for their 10-Year Reunion, a fun-filled weekend of nostalgia, one-upmanship, relapses, and maybe even redemption. Growing up is hard!

MARATHON REDUX

theatre · theatre of note · Ages 16+ · United States
Theatre of NOTE showcases some notable acts from its latest Performance Marathon, a sixteen-year-old Hollywood tradition featuring an eclectic mix of performance art. Join us as we celebrate our 30th anniversary by sharing the renowned Marathon experience with the Hollywood Fringe audience.
Theatre of NOTE showcases some notable acts from its latest Performance Marathon, a sixteen-year-old Hollywood tradition featuring an eclectic mix of performance art. Join us as we celebrate our 30th anniversary by sharing the renowned Marathon experience with the Hollywood Fringe audience.

ENDGAME

theatre · wisehart productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States
A game of chess between a lonely writer and a woman of mystery leads to a surprising endgame and an unexpected mate.
A game of chess between a lonely writer and a woman of mystery leads to a surprising endgame and an unexpected mate.

100 SAINTS YOU SHOULD KNOW

theatre · elephant theatre company · Ages 16+ · includes nudity · United States
The West Coast Premiere of Kate Fodor's 100 Saints You Should Know takes us on a compelling and heartbreaking journey in search for self and recognition. Part of the Elephant Theatre Company's 15th Season, Directed by Lindsay Allbaugh, opens May 27 and runs through June 26 at the Elephant Space.
The West Coast Premiere of Kate Fodor's 100 Saints You Should Know takes us on a compelling and heartbreaking journey in search for self and recognition. Part of the Elephant Theatre Company's 15th Season, Directed by Lindsay Allbaugh, opens May 27 and runs through June 26 at the Elephant Space.