JOHNNY '81 - BOYHOOD TALES FROM WEST HOLLYWOOD

solo performance · written & performed by john gonzales · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · 90 mins · United States of America
It's 1981! The corpse of DISCO, flames of PUNK, plastic smell of NEW WAVE, and balls of ROCK 'N' ROLL, all converge and merge on a seemingly peaceful street in WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA, along with the stories of a 12-YEAR-OLD BOY raised by a PILL-POPPING SINGLE MOTHER and the many GAY MEN in their life.
It's 1981! The corpse of DISCO, flames of PUNK, plastic smell of NEW WAVE, and balls of ROCK 'N' ROLL, all converge and merge on a seemingly peaceful street in WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA, along with the stories of a 12-YEAR-OLD BOY raised by a PILL-POPPING SINGLE MOTHER and the many GAY MEN in their life.

LORD OF THE LIES

solo performance · normal productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · 45 mins · United States of America
One man’s journey to the Flat Earth and back. Through the looking glass of hallucinogens, inside an ayahuasca sex cult and deep into the muck and mire of Youtube conspiracy videos. For James, the only way out of The Flat Earth that he finds himself on, is by pushing himself all the way to the edge.
One man’s journey to the Flat Earth and back. Through the looking glass of hallucinogens, inside an ayahuasca sex cult and deep into the muck and mire of Youtube conspiracy videos. For James, the only way out of The Flat Earth that he finds himself on, is by pushing himself all the way to the edge.

SHIRLEY VALENTINE

solo performance · emul8 theatre company · Ages 14+ · one person show · 80 mins · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Known by many as the hit 1989 film starring Pauline Collins and Tom Conti. Our heroine is an ordinary English housewife. As she prepares chips and egg for dinner, she ruminates on her life and an invitation from a girlfriend to join her on holiday in Greece to search for romance and adventure.
Known by many as the hit 1989 film starring Pauline Collins and Tom Conti. Our heroine is an ordinary English housewife. As she prepares chips and egg for dinner, she ruminates on her life and an invitation from a girlfriend to join her on holiday in Greece to search for romance and adventure.

PRETTY, WITTY NELL

solo performance · rogue shakespeare® · Ages 17+ · world premiere · one person show · 55 mins · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
UPDATED NEW SHOW! *WORLD PREMIERE JUNE 23* Now a one-woman tragicomedy, written entirely in rhyming iambic pentameter, about Nell Gwynne, the famous actress and mistress of the wild British monarch, King Charles II. From International Award Winner 2015 & 2016, & Comedy Award Nominee 2016. (45 mins)
UPDATED NEW SHOW! *WORLD PREMIERE JUNE 23* Now a one-woman tragicomedy, written entirely in rhyming iambic pentameter, about Nell Gwynne, the famous actress and mistress of the wild British monarch, King Charles II. From International Award Winner 2015 & 2016, & Comedy Award Nominee 2016. (45 mins)

NEAR DAWN

solo performance · synesthesians · Ages 10+ · world premiere · one person show · 45 mins · China
A night with one man, one corpse, one fly, and a history of loneliness. Inspired by a true event, NEAR DAWN is a solo play about belonging and solitude, drawing influence from the culture and tradition of rural China in the early 1980s.
A night with one man, one corpse, one fly, and a history of loneliness. Inspired by a true event, NEAR DAWN is a solo play about belonging and solitude, drawing influence from the culture and tradition of rural China in the early 1980s.

DARCY ROSE BYRNES-LEARN TO LOVE GOODBYE

solo performance · dancy pants entertainment, inc. · Ages 12+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · 1hr · United States of America
"Learn to Love Goodbye" is an hour of original music by Darcy Rose Byrnes . She plays and sings her songs on piano, ukulele, guitar and ruan. Darcy Rose is the speaking and singing voice of "Princess Amber" on Sofia the First and "Maricela" on Spirit: Riding Free.
"Learn to Love Goodbye" is an hour of original music by Darcy Rose Byrnes . She plays and sings her songs on piano, ukulele, guitar and ruan. Darcy Rose is the speaking and singing voice of "Princess Amber" on Sofia the First and "Maricela" on Spirit: Riding Free.

FORGETTING NOT FORGOTTEN

solo performance · petal d'avril · Ages 12+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · 90 mins · United States of America
An aspiring young performer named Petal takes on the role of caregiver after her mother's diagnosis with a mental illness . Petal's life is abruptly interrupted yet again when her neighborhood becomes gentrified and Petal and her mother have to leave their family home.
An aspiring young performer named Petal takes on the role of caregiver after her mother's diagnosis with a mental illness . Petal's life is abruptly interrupted yet again when her neighborhood becomes gentrified and Petal and her mother have to leave their family home.

GHOST TOWN

solo performance · constance ejuma · Ages 15+ · world premiere · one person show · 1hr · United States of America
'Ghost Town' is a solo play about the Anglophone Crisis in the central African nation of Cameroon. Written, produced and performed by Constance Ejuma and directed by Jude Yong, the show explores the conflicting political ideologies which are leading the country towards a civil war.
'Ghost Town' is a solo play about the Anglophone Crisis in the central African nation of Cameroon. Written, produced and performed by Constance Ejuma and directed by Jude Yong, the show explores the conflicting political ideologies which are leading the country towards a civil war.

LOOSE UNDERWEAR

solo performance · dagmar stansova · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · 1hr · United States of America
From exorcisms to orgasms, the daughter of a New Age Holocaust survivor is compelled to "cha-cha" away the wounds of her ancestors. Through the celebratory delight of her loose underwear, she finds freedom. And yes... it's funny.
From exorcisms to orgasms, the daughter of a New Age Holocaust survivor is compelled to "cha-cha" away the wounds of her ancestors. Through the celebratory delight of her loose underwear, she finds freedom. And yes... it's funny.

TEMPLE TANTRUM

solo performance · choose life, inc. · Ages 14+ · one person show · 75 mins · United States of America
Temple Tantrum is a one woman show about surviving a cult, internalizing my abusers, and finally beating my own worst enemy- ME! It’s hilarious!
Temple Tantrum is a one woman show about surviving a cult, internalizing my abusers, and finally beating my own worst enemy- ME! It’s hilarious!

BY THE LIGHT OF THE MOON

solo performance · indigo arts collective · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · 30 mins · United States of America
We find Lila, a young British woman, alone in a hospital for the criminally insane in 1928. Abandoned by her family, society, and her only friend in the asylum, she is forced to face her deepest secrets and the dark reality of the events leading up to her imprisonment.
We find Lila, a young British woman, alone in a hospital for the criminally insane in 1928. Abandoned by her family, society, and her only friend in the asylum, she is forced to face her deepest secrets and the dark reality of the events leading up to her imprisonment.

TOO OLD, TOO ASIAN, TOO SHORT

solo performance · pamela najera · Ages 21+ · one person show · 1hr · United States of America
From medical assistant to magical assistant and then ultimately a cruise ship dancer. Typical Filipina, destined nurse. Then opportunity for a lifetime adventure barges through the door. How the heck did Pamela get from medical to magical? And made a career out of it? Come find out!
From medical assistant to magical assistant and then ultimately a cruise ship dancer. Typical Filipina, destined nurse. Then opportunity for a lifetime adventure barges through the door. How the heck did Pamela get from medical to magical? And made a career out of it? Come find out!

UPROOTED

solo performance · vanessa boss · Ages 16+ · one person show · 75 mins · United States of America
Join Vanessa’s inner creatures on the flight of her life! Uprooted eight times for her father’s career, Vanessa faces an eating disorder that withers away her roots. Full of adventure, triumph and heartbreak; Uprooted is Vanessa’s resilient journey to find home.
Join Vanessa’s inner creatures on the flight of her life! Uprooted eight times for her father’s career, Vanessa faces an eating disorder that withers away her roots. Full of adventure, triumph and heartbreak; Uprooted is Vanessa’s resilient journey to find home.

SEALED

solo performance · jane wilson · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · 45 mins · United States of America
A comedy about leaving Mormonism. Written and performed by Jane Wilson, SEALED is an honest and zany look at Mormon marriage and divorce through sketch, stories, and her grandma’s voicemails.
A comedy about leaving Mormonism. Written and performed by Jane Wilson, SEALED is an honest and zany look at Mormon marriage and divorce through sketch, stories, and her grandma’s voicemails.

COMEDY HOE

solo performance · independent · Ages 18+ · one person show · 1hr · United States of America
Comedy Hoe is a one woman show written and performed by comedian Jil Chrissie featuring comic Angelica Mackey. This bold performance weaves fictional storytelling with standup comedy and comedic spoken word to address the adversity and hyper-sexualization that women face in America daily.
Comedy Hoe is a one woman show written and performed by comedian Jil Chrissie featuring comic Angelica Mackey. This bold performance weaves fictional storytelling with standup comedy and comedic spoken word to address the adversity and hyper-sexualization that women face in America daily.