GRANDMOTHERS OF THE UNIVERSE

solo performance · project sheba · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States
Miri discovers that the answer to what it’s like to be an African American woman can only be explained by experiencing the songs, poetry and stories of her ancestral grandmothers.
Miri discovers that the answer to what it’s like to be an African American woman can only be explained by experiencing the songs, poetry and stories of her ancestral grandmothers.

ONE DROP OF LOVE

solo performance · csula goes to the fringe · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States
One Drop of Love is a solo show that journeys from the U.S. to East & West Africa and from 1790 to the present as a culturally Mixed woman explores the influence of the one-drop rule on her family and society.
One Drop of Love is a solo show that journeys from the U.S. to East & West Africa and from 1790 to the present as a culturally Mixed woman explores the influence of the one-drop rule on her family and society.

GRACIE AND ROSE

solo performance · stars align · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
Gracie and Rose love off the grid and live off the land in 1950's Wyoming - where wild horses run free and appearances are deceiving. Gracie lives as George so she and Rose can be together. Is true love in the body worth the cost of living a lie in the world?
Gracie and Rose love off the grid and live off the land in 1950's Wyoming - where wild horses run free and appearances are deceiving. Gracie lives as George so she and Rose can be together. Is true love in the body worth the cost of living a lie in the world?

LITTLE PUSSY

solo performance · john grady · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
True tales of being picked on, chased down, and beat up, from his youth to adulthood. Will he ever learn to stand and fight? Are bullies and the bullied always destined to find each other? If so, who or what will save him from years of torment? From the creator of **DOG YEARS.**
True tales of being picked on, chased down, and beat up, from his youth to adulthood. Will he ever learn to stand and fight? Are bullies and the bullied always destined to find each other? If so, who or what will save him from years of torment? From the creator of **DOG YEARS.**

MEANT TO BE

solo performance · henok negash · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · Thailand
Henok Negash, featured performer at the world famous Hollywood Magic Castle and resident of Thailand, brings his one man show, “Meant To Be” to the Complex Theater. One unique performer plus one diverse audience always leads to an intriguing story. Come and see why everything happens for a reason.
Henok Negash, featured performer at the world famous Hollywood Magic Castle and resident of Thailand, brings his one man show, “Meant To Be” to the Complex Theater. One unique performer plus one diverse audience always leads to an intriguing story. Come and see why everything happens for a reason.

JESUS RIDE

solo performance · mike schlitt · Ages 14+ · one person show · United States
The Son of God and the son of a tv writer take you on an epic, comedic roller coaster ride: part film history, part chronicle of western civilization, a stem-winding personal confession, a raconteur's fever dream and a terrifying journey through the worst Jesus movie ever made. www.mikeschlitt.com
The Son of God and the son of a tv writer take you on an epic, comedic roller coaster ride: part film history, part chronicle of western civilization, a stem-winding personal confession, a raconteur's fever dream and a terrifying journey through the worst Jesus movie ever made. www.mikeschlitt.com

THE BLOOD THEY SHED

solo performance · slingshot media · Ages 13+ · family friendly · flashing lights · one person show · United States
A one-man theatrical show about the journey of a young boy fighting against the negative draws of media while trying not to forget his roots.
A one-man theatrical show about the journey of a young boy fighting against the negative draws of media while trying not to forget his roots.

GLORIFIED DISASTERS

solo performance · ashley strand · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States
Stories by Hong Kong Comedy Fest winner Ashley Strand. A Christmas toilet paper promotion in NYC. A young actor strives to fit into the cut throat world of Sarasota dinner theatre. Brothers fight at the after-party for a children’s musical in Belgium. These tales of theatre life touch and amuse.
Stories by Hong Kong Comedy Fest winner Ashley Strand. A Christmas toilet paper promotion in NYC. A young actor strives to fit into the cut throat world of Sarasota dinner theatre. Brothers fight at the after-party for a children’s musical in Belgium. These tales of theatre life touch and amuse.

I WISH MY LIFE WAS AN RPG

solo performance · ashphord j · Ages 12+ · family friendly · one person show · United States
What was it like being a "nerd" before it was cool? Follow performer Ashphord Jacoway into a world of magic and wonder as we conquer cultural and social stereotypes, in and outside the geek community, and level up our confidence through poetry, spoken word, and movement.
What was it like being a "nerd" before it was cool? Follow performer Ashphord Jacoway into a world of magic and wonder as we conquer cultural and social stereotypes, in and outside the geek community, and level up our confidence through poetry, spoken word, and movement.

BOB BIRDNOW’S REMARKABLE TALE OF HUMAN SURVIVAL

solo performance · second thought theatre · Ages 17+ · one person show · United States
Who is your greatest self? Bob Birdnow tells the story of a former pilot who endured a terrible tragedy. In this moving, one man epic, playwright Eric Steele explores the connection between our survival mechanism and our larger purpose in life.
Who is your greatest self? Bob Birdnow tells the story of a former pilot who endured a terrible tragedy. In this moving, one man epic, playwright Eric Steele explores the connection between our survival mechanism and our larger purpose in life.

STABILIZED NOT CONTROLLED

solo performance · stage left studio nyc and cheryl king productions · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States
Evil landlord “Killer” Joe and arch nemesis Lorna Breedlove, a rent-stabilized recovering sex addict, battle in this hilariously dark comedy of man's love for his property. An army of stabilized (and recovering) occupants fight for a 5-floor NYC apartment. But ...Leave Manhattan? Not on your life!
Evil landlord “Killer” Joe and arch nemesis Lorna Breedlove, a rent-stabilized recovering sex addict, battle in this hilariously dark comedy of man's love for his property. An army of stabilized (and recovering) occupants fight for a 5-floor NYC apartment. But ...Leave Manhattan? Not on your life!

(NO STATIC AT ALL)

solo performance · tilted field productions · Ages 17+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
A man experiencing a crisis of faith becomes obsessed with an enigmatic rock band. Solo performer Alex Knox takes us on a highly personal journey of self-discovery with stops at untamed beaches on Kauai, sweaty recording studios in L.A., and a tiny town in Israel that hides an earthshaking relic.
A man experiencing a crisis of faith becomes obsessed with an enigmatic rock band. Solo performer Alex Knox takes us on a highly personal journey of self-discovery with stops at untamed beaches on Kauai, sweaty recording studios in L.A., and a tiny town in Israel that hides an earthshaking relic.

DEMYSTIFYING MAGIC

solo performance · bob gebert · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States
A retiring magician has one last performance to confront a dark past or risk succumbing to the madness of his life of secrets. His story unfolds through his performances starting as a child prodigy, leading to world-wide fame and finally controversy.
A retiring magician has one last performance to confront a dark past or risk succumbing to the madness of his life of secrets. His story unfolds through his performances starting as a child prodigy, leading to world-wide fame and finally controversy.

CEREMONY

solo performance · michael kass · Ages 15+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
WINNER, Best of Fringe Extension and Duende Distinction for Playwriting. NOMINEE, Best Solo Show. A true story of Love, Fear and Ayahuasca. How far will one man go to find transformation? And will he find his way back?
WINNER, Best of Fringe Extension and Duende Distinction for Playwriting. NOMINEE, Best Solo Show. A true story of Love, Fear and Ayahuasca. How far will one man go to find transformation? And will he find his way back?

A MESSAGE FROM A DYING SOLDIER

solo performance · rabbits 2u productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
This will be a solo performance highlighing the current state of Peace, Freedom, and Liberty in our world, inspired by Tomas Young's final letter to George W. Bush and Dick Cheney. Young is an Iraq Veteran who was injured in 2004 and has decided to end his life.
This will be a solo performance highlighing the current state of Peace, Freedom, and Liberty in our world, inspired by Tomas Young's final letter to George W. Bush and Dick Cheney. Young is an Iraq Veteran who was injured in 2004 and has decided to end his life.