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).

TULELAKE

ensemble theatre · smctc · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
Cultures clash- Revolutions fought- Nature caught in the crossfire of human conflict. Tulelake explores the political, cultural, and social unrest and violence that has taken place in Tule Lake, CA over the past 150 years. Movement and projections intertwine in this inspiring, modern myth.
Cultures clash- Revolutions fought- Nature caught in the crossfire of human conflict. Tulelake explores the political, cultural, and social unrest and violence that has taken place in Tule Lake, CA over the past 150 years. Movement and projections intertwine in this inspiring, modern myth.

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.

FIFTY SHADES OF SHREW

ensemble theatre · broads' word theatre · United States of America
William Shakespeare's classic tale takes on a new twist with BDSM Please note: there is no late seating and is recommended to arrive 10 min early for a fun pre-show!
William Shakespeare's classic tale takes on a new twist with BDSM Please note: there is no late seating and is recommended to arrive 10 min early for a fun pre-show!

SUICIDE NOTES: IN THEIR OWN WORDS

ensemble theatre · combined artform · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States of America
A cast of 4 read real suicide notes, ranging from Kurt Cobain to war veterans, victims of bullying and members of the LGBT community. In the vein of “Vagina Monologues” and “Love Letters”. A portion of the proceeds go to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.
A cast of 4 read real suicide notes, ranging from Kurt Cobain to war veterans, victims of bullying and members of the LGBT community. In the vein of “Vagina Monologues” and “Love Letters”. A portion of the proceeds go to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.

BELLEVILLE

ensemble theatre · tapper's woods / doud lumber · Ages 13+ · includes nudity · United States of America
Zack and Abby have the ideal ex-pat life in Paris: an apartment in up-and-coming Belleville, a stable marriage, and Zack's honorable mission to fight pediatric AIDS. But when Abby finds Zack at home when he's supposed to be at work, it shakes the foundation of their seemingly perfect life.
Zack and Abby have the ideal ex-pat life in Paris: an apartment in up-and-coming Belleville, a stable marriage, and Zack's honorable mission to fight pediatric AIDS. But when Abby finds Zack at home when he's supposed to be at work, it shakes the foundation of their seemingly perfect life.

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.

THE HOUSE BY THE SWAMP

ensemble theatre · cerise films · Ages 12+ · world premiere · Poland
In a land torn by civil war, Lila is taking care of a retired doctor, until rebels take over the house that used to be a hospital. A tale of love vs. war, the right to bodily integrity for all beings and the process of individuation through a psychedelic journey and the power of nature.
In a land torn by civil war, Lila is taking care of a retired doctor, until rebels take over the house that used to be a hospital. A tale of love vs. war, the right to bodily integrity for all beings and the process of individuation through a psychedelic journey and the power of nature.

SAINT MEL

ensemble theatre · divergent at the rose · Ages 15+ · United States of America
A Hollywood supernova - imploding. Also - a ferret.
A Hollywood supernova - imploding. Also - a ferret.

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?"

THE KINDNESS OF STRANGERS

ensemble theatre · n/a · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
A struggling actress lends some of her ample free time to the memory care patients in an assisted living home. She works on her "craft" by pretending to be whoever they want her to be, but when does pretending go too far, and how long before it meets reality head on?
A struggling actress lends some of her ample free time to the memory care patients in an assisted living home. She works on her "craft" by pretending to be whoever they want her to be, but when does pretending go too far, and how long before it meets reality head on?

LA PUERTA ABIERTA

ensemble theatre · el teatro de la realidad · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
A young woman from a small town in Mexico leaves home for the city where she ends up as a prostitute. She eventually returns home and discovers that her mother has kept the door open since her depaarture.
A young woman from a small town in Mexico leaves home for the city where she ends up as a prostitute. She eventually returns home and discovers that her mother has kept the door open since her depaarture.

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.

...OR DARE - WHEREIN LIES THE TRUTH?

ensemble theatre · the foundry theare works · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States of America
Our two one acts confront the perception of truth. In “The Whole Truth”, sequestered jurors are on opposite sides in the trial of the century, both are right. Absolutely right. And in “Cornered”, a woman is trapped by a mysterious stranger and must confront her own fears to be able to break free.
Our two one acts confront the perception of truth. In “The Whole Truth”, sequestered jurors are on opposite sides in the trial of the century, both are right. Absolutely right. And in “Cornered”, a woman is trapped by a mysterious stranger and must confront her own fears to be able to break free.

INDIANS IN A BOX: STORIES FROM THE INDIAN BOARDING SCHOOL

ensemble theatre · native voices at the autry · Ages 12+ · family friendly · United States of America
Based on first person narratives, videos and historical documents, this collection of stories depicts the reality and repercussions of the American Indian Boarding School system from the late 1800's to the present, the effects of which can still be felt today.
Based on first person narratives, videos and historical documents, this collection of stories depicts the reality and repercussions of the American Indian Boarding School system from the late 1800's to the present, the effects of which can still be felt today.

Straight White Men #trying to Woke

5 comedies about confused white guys FANDOM–contemplating politics POLITE RACISM–analyzing ethnicity SUICIDE PACT–tolerating millennials BRITTLE TROMBONE–fretting money FANTASY FOOTBALL–grasping identity

Sins

Can we ever stop paying for the past? Can the person we want to be ever escape the person we are now and were then? What price must be paid for not only our own crimes, but those of people close to us?

Anna St. Hesia Dreams

Anna is trapped in an anesthesia-related coma. Her only way out is to sink deeper into fantasy – a dark fairytale where people weave dreams into tourist destinations. When reality isn’t worth it, is fantasy the next best thing?

A Solo Show with Jokes...and Espionage

Saurabh Kikani was the nerdiest, most awkward teen in the world. In 1996, he was in a summer program at Oxford where he happened to see the movie Mission:Impossible, and his life changed forever. This is a solo show with jokes...and espionage.