DISTINCTLY DIFFERENT: FIVE NEW SOLO SHORTS

solo performance · walk a mile productions · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
These heartfelt, and often funny, performances offer a window into the journey to find self-love. From the struggle of coming out to self reflections in the psych ward. From growing up fast in a one-parent family to talking to your uncooperative genitalia. There is a little something for everyone.
These heartfelt, and often funny, performances offer a window into the journey to find self-love. From the struggle of coming out to self reflections in the psych ward. From growing up fast in a one-parent family to talking to your uncooperative genitalia. There is a little something for everyone.

"LOVESICK" THE MISADVENTURES OF A LOVE-CRAZED MANIAC.

solo performance · n/a · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
International comic and “love maniac” opens up about the shocking and traumatic lengths she went to with her obsession with love in a raw, racy and hysterical one-woman show.
International comic and “love maniac” opens up about the shocking and traumatic lengths she went to with her obsession with love in a raw, racy and hysterical one-woman show.

SPRINGLOADED🚀

solo performance · findawayhome ink / margot rose · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
SpRiNgLoAdEd🚀 a musical meditation on disappeared years, discarded dreams and delinquent DNA written by and starring Margot Rose book/music/lyrics by Margot J Rose
SpRiNgLoAdEd🚀 a musical meditation on disappeared years, discarded dreams and delinquent DNA written by and starring Margot Rose book/music/lyrics by Margot J Rose

CADDIE OF THE YEAR

solo performance · (fff) flying finn films · Ages 21+ · world premiere · United States of America
Caddie Bicycle-Steve allows the audience to tag-along as he attempts to survive another day without getting fired. With a testing of boundaries, Bicycle uses every round as his stage to improv material while calling-out poor etiquette, practicing hygiene, and acting as tour guide to score tips.
Caddie Bicycle-Steve allows the audience to tag-along as he attempts to survive another day without getting fired. With a testing of boundaries, Bicycle uses every round as his stage to improv material while calling-out poor etiquette, practicing hygiene, and acting as tour guide to score tips.

LOVE IN THE TIME OF TAKSIM

solo performance · m.o.l.a. productions · Ages 17+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
A jaded idealist sets on a quest all the way to Istanbul to get a ring & sound the alarm about Earth's destruction due to climate change only to tumble into a budding civil war and then lose her man and find another. Maybe.
A jaded idealist sets on a quest all the way to Istanbul to get a ring & sound the alarm about Earth's destruction due to climate change only to tumble into a budding civil war and then lose her man and find another. Maybe.

MISTERO BUFFO

solo performance · mistero buffo · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
Mistero Buffo is a social interpretation of the Passion Stories, from the point of view of the Guillare, a Jester or Fool. Through monologues, soliloquies, storytelling, dialogues, and crowd scenes, the Giullare will invite the audience to his Comical Mystery, redefining the notion of authority.
Mistero Buffo is a social interpretation of the Passion Stories, from the point of view of the Guillare, a Jester or Fool. Through monologues, soliloquies, storytelling, dialogues, and crowd scenes, the Giullare will invite the audience to his Comical Mystery, redefining the notion of authority.

SECRET HONOR - THE LAST TESTAMENT OF RICHARD M. NIXON

solo performance · bootcamp productions · Ages 14+ · one person show · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Ghosts and paranoia fuel the alcoholic reflections of a fallen and discredited US President in this remarkable one-man show. A searing interrogation of the Nixon mystique and an audacious depiction of unchecked paranoia.
Ghosts and paranoia fuel the alcoholic reflections of a fallen and discredited US President in this remarkable one-man show. A searing interrogation of the Nixon mystique and an audacious depiction of unchecked paranoia.

LIFEGATE

solo performance · giorgia mazzucato · Italy
“Lifegate”, the italian “Viviamoci”, Roma Fringe Festival 2016 - Off Award Winner, was defined by the Nobel Price Dario Fo “[a pièce] played by a great professionist, with a paradoxical, metaphysical, precise, incisive script.".
“Lifegate”, the italian “Viviamoci”, Roma Fringe Festival 2016 - Off Award Winner, was defined by the Nobel Price Dario Fo “[a pièce] played by a great professionist, with a paradoxical, metaphysical, precise, incisive script.".

DISCOVERED

solo performance · dufflyn lammers · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
The hilarious Hollywood-by-way-of-the-Deep-South story of a daughter who became an actor to win her mother’s love only to discover the one thing she had to do to succeed was stop acting. And drugs. And expecting her mother to change. "Amazing insight and energy" - UK Health Triangle Magazine
The hilarious Hollywood-by-way-of-the-Deep-South story of a daughter who became an actor to win her mother’s love only to discover the one thing she had to do to succeed was stop acting. And drugs. And expecting her mother to change. "Amazing insight and energy" - UK Health Triangle Magazine

THE RED GUITAR

solo performance · bruce forman · Ages 7+ · one person show · United States of America
Imagine receiving an invitation to a gala featuring John Coltrane, Sigmund Freud, and Faust. “The Red Guitar” is all that and more. A jazz guitarist, storyteller and teacher, producing a work far greater than the sum of its dazzling parts. “The Red Guitar: Do you play it…or does it play you?
Imagine receiving an invitation to a gala featuring John Coltrane, Sigmund Freud, and Faust. “The Red Guitar” is all that and more. A jazz guitarist, storyteller and teacher, producing a work far greater than the sum of its dazzling parts. “The Red Guitar: Do you play it…or does it play you?

HERE COMES RUTHERFORD

solo performance · me myself and i company · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
A story of connection
A story of connection

OCTOBER BABY

solo performance · brooke baumer (writer & performer) · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
What happens when a detail-obsessed woman tries to time the birth of her child to occur during her favorite month of the year? Nine months of chaos – in utero and out! A 60-minute solo show, October Baby is a hilarious and poignant look at motherhood and the need to control. Note: NO LATE SEATING.
What happens when a detail-obsessed woman tries to time the birth of her child to occur during her favorite month of the year? Nine months of chaos – in utero and out! A 60-minute solo show, October Baby is a hilarious and poignant look at motherhood and the need to control. Note: NO LATE SEATING.

MEXISTANI! GROWING UP MEXICAN & PAKISTANI IN AMERICA

solo performance · sofie khan · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
*WINNER, ENCORE PRODUCERS AWARD & HOLLYWOOD FRINGE SCHOLARSHIP* Sofie Khan journeys through storybits about her Mexican-Pakistani identity triumphs. And how does Hip Hop and the LGBT+ community play a role up in this mix? Expect things to get thought-provoking, emotional and hysterical!
*WINNER, ENCORE PRODUCERS AWARD & HOLLYWOOD FRINGE SCHOLARSHIP* Sofie Khan journeys through storybits about her Mexican-Pakistani identity triumphs. And how does Hip Hop and the LGBT+ community play a role up in this mix? Expect things to get thought-provoking, emotional and hysterical!

HOT DATES

solo performance · shiragirl · Ages 21+ · flashing lights · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
HOT DATES details memorable moments in the life of a Bisexual Jewish American Ivy League Punk Rock Pothead Princess. Interspersed with dating scenes, Shira takes us on a journey of her life- from girlhood milestones to attempted womanhood. The show features song, dance, storytelling, & mischief.
HOT DATES details memorable moments in the life of a Bisexual Jewish American Ivy League Punk Rock Pothead Princess. Interspersed with dating scenes, Shira takes us on a journey of her life- from girlhood milestones to attempted womanhood. The show features song, dance, storytelling, & mischief.

'TIL SUNDAY

solo performance · yolo! productions · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
Based on real-life struggles of Cuban families that came to the United States in the early 1970s seeking political asylum, ’Til Sunday tackles issues relevant in our national discourse today.
Based on real-life struggles of Cuban families that came to the United States in the early 1970s seeking political asylum, ’Til Sunday tackles issues relevant in our national discourse today.

"Birthday" by Michael David Ker

A comedy about one man losing it all in a year - his parents and home - and finding his way to rise from the ashes in an attempt to celebrate life.

PRETTY, WITTY NELL

by HOLLYWOOD FRINGE INTERNATIONAL AWARD WINNER 2015 & 2016 / COMEDY AWARD NOMINEE 2016

YA BASTA: TIME'S BEEN UP

From the Justice for Janitors Campaign in the 90s to End Rape on the Night Shift in 2016, YA BASTA: TIME’S BEEN UP tells the story of immigrant janitor’s fight to end rape on the night shift while resisting to no longer be invisible in the workplace.

Life Plan

Life Plan is immersive satirical sci-fi — you’re live at a timeshare sales pitch from our dystopian future. Your Dream Life™ is the offer. Fulfillment is the opportunity. Will you buy in?