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.

FIRST ELDERS

ensemble theatre · apt 3f · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
In this witty drama, a heartbroken young gay man enters a theatre looking for a sacred space to perform a healing ritual. Fantastically, six older gay men appear to guide him. By sharing stories and a lot of jests, they ease his loneliness and connect him to a larger, more fabulous community.
In this witty drama, a heartbroken young gay man enters a theatre looking for a sacred space to perform a healing ritual. Fantastically, six older gay men appear to guide him. By sharing stories and a lot of jests, they ease his loneliness and connect him to a larger, more fabulous community.

DEATH AND TOM

ensemble theatre · moorpark college · Ages 15+ · United States
Thomas wakes on an empty shore. He meets death, and they play cards on a boat.
Thomas wakes on an empty shore. He meets death, and they play cards on a boat.

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.

YOSHIBA

ensemble theatre · the ceiling people · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
YOSHIBA is based on real events… or rather it’s based on real customer complaints written to computer companies based on allegedly real events. This play cannot be used as evidence in a court of law.
YOSHIBA is based on real events… or rather it’s based on real customer complaints written to computer companies based on allegedly real events. This play cannot be used as evidence in a court of law.

FOBIK

ensemble theatre · wit & wisdom theatre machine · Ages 12+ · flashing lights · includes nudity · world premiere · United States
This play is a series of vignettes exploring and illustrating a series of mainstream and exotic phobias.
This play is a series of vignettes exploring and illustrating a series of mainstream and exotic phobias.

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.

SHALL WE PLAY

ensemble theatre · inner circle theatre · Ages 0+ · family friendly · United States
For the art of live and interactive performance! The show will be open for audience redirection, making for a compelling, fun communal theatre experience.
For the art of live and interactive performance! The show will be open for audience redirection, making for a compelling, fun communal theatre experience.

DOLORES

ensemble theatre · dolores and co · Ages 18+ · United States
Written by Edward Allan Baker, Dolores is a brutally dark comedy about two sisters drawn together by shared experiences. Dolores will star Michelle Campbell and Leah Patterson. Jeneffa Soldatic, a lifetime member of The Actor’s Studio, will direct. Joy Dabbs will serve as stage manager.
Written by Edward Allan Baker, Dolores is a brutally dark comedy about two sisters drawn together by shared experiences. Dolores will star Michelle Campbell and Leah Patterson. Jeneffa Soldatic, a lifetime member of The Actor’s Studio, will direct. Joy Dabbs will serve as stage manager.

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.

THE MOST MASSIVE WOMAN WINS

ensemble theatre · lish bliss projects · Ages 14+ · United States
Challenging, brutal & hilarious, women of various shapes & sizes explore their perceptions of body image and reveal their experiences, both haunting & empowering, of dealing with their weight/body issues.
Challenging, brutal & hilarious, women of various shapes & sizes explore their perceptions of body image and reveal their experiences, both haunting & empowering, of dealing with their weight/body issues.

ROOMMATES

ensemble theatre · mb stage productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
Shane is starting his Sophomore year of college. Life is great, except he has to deal with his overly attached girlfriend, a verbally abusive best friend, and an uninterested love interest. The only person that he finds solace in is his new roommate, Jace.
Shane is starting his Sophomore year of college. Life is great, except he has to deal with his overly attached girlfriend, a verbally abusive best friend, and an uninterested love interest. The only person that he finds solace in is his new roommate, Jace.

ANIMAL STORIES

ensemble theatre · brand new theatre · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States
In an inpatient stay at a mental institution, Carla Waters undergoes therapy for a recent loss. Carla struggles to understand herself and others, and discern what’s real or not. A presentation of USC’s premier student group, Brand New Theatre, this is an experimental play by Molly Sharpe.
In an inpatient stay at a mental institution, Carla Waters undergoes therapy for a recent loss. Carla struggles to understand herself and others, and discern what’s real or not. A presentation of USC’s premier student group, Brand New Theatre, this is an experimental play by Molly Sharpe.

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?

THISTLE & WEEDS

ensemble theatre · alchemy theatre company · Ages 12+ · United States of America
Alchemy Theatre Company presents an original work by founding ensemble member Stephen C. John. "Thistle & Weeds" explores a moment in the life of a man who chooses to stay behind, a man who has lost so much that he can't even be moved to take cover as the sky falls.
Alchemy Theatre Company presents an original work by founding ensemble member Stephen C. John. "Thistle & Weeds" explores a moment in the life of a man who chooses to stay behind, a man who has lost so much that he can't even be moved to take cover as the sky falls.

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