HOPE VS. LIFE

solo performance · n/a · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
We all need Hope in this journey called LIFE..... Only the strong will survive!
We all need Hope in this journey called LIFE..... Only the strong will survive!

YOU IN MIDAIR

solo performance · danna w. schaeffer · Ages 14+ · one person show · United States of America
Danna Schaeffer tells the "startling" and "life-changing" story of her life after the murder of her only child Rebecca Schaeffer, a young Hollywood actress killed by an obsessed fan in 1989. Danna's spirited journey is both tragic and funny.
Danna Schaeffer tells the "startling" and "life-changing" story of her life after the murder of her only child Rebecca Schaeffer, a young Hollywood actress killed by an obsessed fan in 1989. Danna's spirited journey is both tragic and funny.

BEGIN AGAIN, DR. BENDIGAN!

solo performance · david kane · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Dr. Benjamin Bendigan is the leading expert on the most powerful organ currently beating inside you: the human heart. In this solo performance, enjoy an exclusive peek at the good doctor’s breadth of knowledge. Just be careful. He’s got a poison in his mind.
Dr. Benjamin Bendigan is the leading expert on the most powerful organ currently beating inside you: the human heart. In this solo performance, enjoy an exclusive peek at the good doctor’s breadth of knowledge. Just be careful. He’s got a poison in his mind.

KASSANDRA

solo performance · self-produced · Ages 15+ · flashing lights · one person show · United States of America
Set against the backdrop of the mythological story of Trojan War, Kassandra tells the timeless story of the struggle between men and women, the will of the masses and the individual and the destructive force of war, where in the end she chooses autonomy over life.
Set against the backdrop of the mythological story of Trojan War, Kassandra tells the timeless story of the struggle between men and women, the will of the masses and the individual and the destructive force of war, where in the end she chooses autonomy over life.

EPIC FAIL

solo performance · macbeth pro · Ages 18+ · flashing lights · includes nudity · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
An actor and a laptop perform a 60-minute adaptation of The Odyssey accompanied by electronic music.
An actor and a laptop perform a 60-minute adaptation of The Odyssey accompanied by electronic music.

INGERSOLL SPEAKS - AGAIN!

solo performance · lean dog mean dog productions · Ages 10+ · family friendly · one person show · United States of America
INGERSOLL SPEAKS - AGAIN! ROBERT INGERSOLL (1833-1899) THE GREATEST AMERICAN YOU’VE NEVER HEARD OF! FATHER OF AMERICA'S GOLDEN AGE OF FREETHOUGHT, HE WAS ALSO THE GREATEST FOE RELIGION EVER FACED IN THIS NATION. EARNING HIM THE NICKNAME - "THE GREAT SATAN."
INGERSOLL SPEAKS - AGAIN! ROBERT INGERSOLL (1833-1899) THE GREATEST AMERICAN YOU’VE NEVER HEARD OF! FATHER OF AMERICA'S GOLDEN AGE OF FREETHOUGHT, HE WAS ALSO THE GREATEST FOE RELIGION EVER FACED IN THIS NATION. EARNING HIM THE NICKNAME - "THE GREAT SATAN."

LOVE AFTER DEATH

solo performance · happy/sad artist collective · Ages 17+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
What happens when love meets anxiety? And OCD? And depression? Join me in this comedic exploration of all the neurotic tendencies and defense mechanisms between me and something called happy. If I can get out of my own way, I just might figure it out. Then again, it might be the death of me.
What happens when love meets anxiety? And OCD? And depression? Join me in this comedic exploration of all the neurotic tendencies and defense mechanisms between me and something called happy. If I can get out of my own way, I just might figure it out. Then again, it might be the death of me.

MY OWN PRIVATE RIVER PHOENIX

solo performance · no tomorrow · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
As a little girl in Japan, Ai wanted to move to America to marry her crush, River Phoenix. Unfortunately he died before she even made it across the Pacific. However, Ai was determined to find her own River Phoenix. This is her life story
As a little girl in Japan, Ai wanted to move to America to marry her crush, River Phoenix. Unfortunately he died before she even made it across the Pacific. However, Ai was determined to find her own River Phoenix. This is her life story

TALES OF THE OLD WEST

solo performance · ridiculous girls , llc · Ages 10+ · family friendly · one person show · United States of America
Just a podium and a chair. No set just a light.
Just a podium and a chair. No set just a light.

MULATTO MATH: SUMMING UP THE RACE EQUATION IN AMERICA

solo performance · mdb productions · Ages 12+ · one person show · United States of America
Original music helps writer/performer Monique DeBose explore race, family and identity through the lens of growing up mixed race.
Original music helps writer/performer Monique DeBose explore race, family and identity through the lens of growing up mixed race.

UNCIVIL CORRECTNESS:JOAN RIVERS, ABBIE HOFFMAN, BIN LADEN

solo performance · art of acting studio · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
These three original pieces were written, directed, and performed by recent graduates of the Art of Acting Studio Professional Conservatory. Developed in 2017 as a classroom project, each is an artistic and creative exploration of the life of a notable person throughout history.
These three original pieces were written, directed, and performed by recent graduates of the Art of Acting Studio Professional Conservatory. Developed in 2017 as a classroom project, each is an artistic and creative exploration of the life of a notable person throughout history.

SALVE REGINA: A COMING OF GAY STORY

solo performance · ice bath · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
Born in Puerto Rico to an ultra-religious mother and a domineering father is not easy, especially when it’s likely you are a big Queen. There are not enough novenas to pray, or candles to be lit. In this situation only a miracle will do, or better yet… a holy intervention. Thank God for Madonna.
Born in Puerto Rico to an ultra-religious mother and a domineering father is not easy, especially when it’s likely you are a big Queen. There are not enough novenas to pray, or candles to be lit. In this situation only a miracle will do, or better yet… a holy intervention. Thank God for Madonna.

AGELESS WONDERS: A GROWN UP KIDS GUIDE TO GROWING NEWER

solo performance · princess wow productions · Ages 10+ · family friendly · one person show · United States of America
Ageless Wonders is a triumphant one woman performance designed to enlighten people on aging in modern times under the direction of Best National Solo Artist Jessica Lynn Johnson. This musical/dramedy promises to shed light on the benefits and challenges of entering the club of senior wonderhood.
Ageless Wonders is a triumphant one woman performance designed to enlighten people on aging in modern times under the direction of Best National Solo Artist Jessica Lynn Johnson. This musical/dramedy promises to shed light on the benefits and challenges of entering the club of senior wonderhood.

UNAPOLOGETICALLY BLACK

solo performance · it's personal theatre company · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
Unapologetically Black is the story of a California Girl trying to fit in. She hid her love for Madonna from her Black family in South Central L.A., and tried not to use Ebonics with her White friends in Northern Cali. Ain't that a shame? Today her identity is WAKANDA FOREVER!!!
Unapologetically Black is the story of a California Girl trying to fit in. She hid her love for Madonna from her Black family in South Central L.A., and tried not to use Ebonics with her White friends in Northern Cali. Ain't that a shame? Today her identity is WAKANDA FOREVER!!!

THE CITY UNDERNEATH

solo performance · delirious machines productions · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
Wander the alleyways of time and history as your homeless tour guide excavates the forgotten stories of downtown Los Angeles. Shifting identities and perspectives, The City Underneath is about what happens when we try to hide unpleasant realities beneath shiny surfaces.
Wander the alleyways of time and history as your homeless tour guide excavates the forgotten stories of downtown Los Angeles. Shifting identities and perspectives, The City Underneath is about what happens when we try to hide unpleasant realities beneath shiny surfaces.

Greenwood 1964

This brilliantly crafted fictional debate between Mr. Poitier and Mr. Belafonte eloquently explores the individual approaches on how to achieve liberation for people of color.

SACRED FOOLS brings 3 new shows to HFF19

A devised adaptation of a Greek classic about corruption, weakness & power; a hilarious tale of a highly-trained marksman/history teacher; and a heartwarming comedy about an overbearing stage mother and her hapless son attempting to stage a comeback

Dear Mom, Sorry For Being a B!tch

Check out the reviews for Dear Mom! You'll laugh, you'll cry, and you'll cry with laughter!

Bungalow 40

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