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.

GETTING TO KNOW YOU

ensemble theatre · a lesser studio · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
This is the world premiere for award winning writer Annie Lesser's first interactive theater piece. Each audience member experiences moments of increasing intimacy with various characters. 18+. 8 Audience Member Limit. No Late Admittance. PWYC Ticket Raffle Before Shows. #GettingToKnowYouShow
This is the world premiere for award winning writer Annie Lesser's first interactive theater piece. Each audience member experiences moments of increasing intimacy with various characters. 18+. 8 Audience Member Limit. No Late Admittance. PWYC Ticket Raffle Before Shows. #GettingToKnowYouShow

LOST IN FALLING

ensemble theatre · scratch house · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
The ledge is a scary place because we feel alive, and that all could come crashing down at any moment. This is the story of two people on that ledge and the past that still has a grip on them hindering the fall as well as pushing them towards it.
The ledge is a scary place because we feel alive, and that all could come crashing down at any moment. This is the story of two people on that ledge and the past that still has a grip on them hindering the fall as well as pushing them towards it.

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.

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!

THAT SHITTY SWEATER

ensemble theatre · what about this? productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
Stories and songs about love, death, ashtrays, Joan Van Ark and much more. Critically acclaimed recording artist, Cynthia Carle teams with Second City Alum, Wendy Hopkins for a warm, witty, delightfully fun evening. Guaranteed laughs or a shitty sweater is yours!
Stories and songs about love, death, ashtrays, Joan Van Ark and much more. Critically acclaimed recording artist, Cynthia Carle teams with Second City Alum, Wendy Hopkins for a warm, witty, delightfully fun evening. Guaranteed laughs or a shitty sweater is yours!

SPIDERPOCALYPSE! A LOW-BUDGET HORROR FILM FOR THE STAGE

ensemble theatre · eight legged productions · world premiere · United States of America
YOU'VE NEVER SEEN ANYTHING LIKE THIS! Spiderpocalypse: A Low-Budget Horror Film for the Stage tells what happens when spiders grow tired of being squashed by humans! Can humanity survive the arachnid insanity? Get ready to scream…with laughter! Spiderpocalypse. Get caught in its web!
YOU'VE NEVER SEEN ANYTHING LIKE THIS! Spiderpocalypse: A Low-Budget Horror Film for the Stage tells what happens when spiders grow tired of being squashed by humans! Can humanity survive the arachnid insanity? Get ready to scream…with laughter! Spiderpocalypse. Get caught in its web!

THE DOGS OF WAR, OR, THAT'S WHAT FRIENDS ARE FOR

ensemble theatre · shameless redhead productions · Ages 12+ · United States of America
A modern tale of gang warfare & romantic intrigue by Los Angeles author James Domine. Imaginative and colorful language creates a mysterious & strange reality. The narrative unfolds as continuously evolving waves of rhyme in rap poetry weave their way through this contemporary urban drama.
A modern tale of gang warfare & romantic intrigue by Los Angeles author James Domine. Imaginative and colorful language creates a mysterious & strange reality. The narrative unfolds as continuously evolving waves of rhyme in rap poetry weave their way through this contemporary urban drama.

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?"

...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.

ELEEMOSYNARY

ensemble theatre · kas productions · United States of America
A simply staged play about the complicated relationships of three genius women - grandmother, mother and daughter. A smart, intimate tale by Lee Blessing that jumps back and forth in time to explore the amusing, depressing, desperate and hopeful realities of family connection.
A simply staged play about the complicated relationships of three genius women - grandmother, mother and daughter. A smart, intimate tale by Lee Blessing that jumps back and forth in time to explore the amusing, depressing, desperate and hopeful realities of family connection.

MISSED CONNECTIONS

ensemble theatre · bae theatre · Ages 17+ · world premiere · United States of America
A stylish staged reading of the baffling, awkward, intelligent, immature, scary, heartbreaking, devious, honest, and provocative entries that make up the missed connections category of Craigslist.
A stylish staged reading of the baffling, awkward, intelligent, immature, scary, heartbreaking, devious, honest, and provocative entries that make up the missed connections category of Craigslist.

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.

CLYBOURNE PARK

ensemble theatre · stage against the machine · United States of America
STAGED READING! Clybourne Park is a Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play written by Bruce Norris. Set in the city of Chicago in 1959 (Part 1) and 2009 (Part 2), the play "applies a modern twist to the issues of race and housing and aspirations for a better life."
STAGED READING! Clybourne Park is a Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play written by Bruce Norris. Set in the city of Chicago in 1959 (Part 1) and 2009 (Part 2), the play "applies a modern twist to the issues of race and housing and aspirations for a better life."

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.