LEAR / LOMAN - THE BEST OF INK @FRINGE

ensemble theatre · 2cents theatre group · Ages 14+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
Willy Loman crashes into King Lear’s home in Purgatory, where they examine the harsh realities of their lives. Lear has frequent upsetting delusions of his life & Loman watches the damage he caused his family in life & after death. 2Cents Theatre's selection for the 2019 Best of INK Fest @Fringe!
Willy Loman crashes into King Lear’s home in Purgatory, where they examine the harsh realities of their lives. Lear has frequent upsetting delusions of his life & Loman watches the damage he caused his family in life & after death. 2Cents Theatre's selection for the 2019 Best of INK Fest @Fringe!

OCTOPI WALL STREET

ensemble theatre · and/yet/1951 · Ages 12+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
Octopi Wall Street is a more shellfish look at climate change. The play comes at the issue through a series of vignettes told from the perspective of human and non-human entities. The opening monologue won the 2019 Monologue Selection at the Region 8 Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival.
Octopi Wall Street is a more shellfish look at climate change. The play comes at the issue through a series of vignettes told from the perspective of human and non-human entities. The opening monologue won the 2019 Monologue Selection at the Region 8 Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival.

UNDERTOW

ensemble theatre · 6 small meals · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 30 mins · United States of America
A young woman struggles not to kill herself – or - is she already dead?
A young woman struggles not to kill herself – or - is she already dead?

THE RUFFIAN ON THE STAIR

ensemble theatre · hicks street productions · Ages 12+ · 90 mins · United States of America
THE RUFFIAN ON THE STAIR by Joe Orton.
THE RUFFIAN ON THE STAIR by Joe Orton.

GREENWOOD 1964

ensemble theatre · tubeman productions · Ages 8+ · 50 mins · United States of America
A powerful show which takes us into an actual trip made by Sidney Poitier and Harry Belafonte to the racially charged segregated deep south of Mississippi. This brilliantly crafted fictional debate eloquently explores the individual approaches on how to achieve liberation for people of color.
A powerful show which takes us into an actual trip made by Sidney Poitier and Harry Belafonte to the racially charged segregated deep south of Mississippi. This brilliantly crafted fictional debate eloquently explores the individual approaches on how to achieve liberation for people of color.

ARISTOPHANES' THE BIRDS

ensemble theatre · sacred fools theater company · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
When the world has gone to the birds, the cuckoo is king. An ensemble devised project based on Aristophanes' The Birds.
When the world has gone to the birds, the cuckoo is king. An ensemble devised project based on Aristophanes' The Birds.

ROOTS: AN EVENING OF WORLD PREMIERE SHORT PLAYS

ensemble theatre · theatre of note · Ages 18+ · world premiere · 90 mins · United States of America
ROOTS: An Evening of World Premiere Shorts is four wonderfully strange world premiere short plays that usher audiences through the complexity of the human condition.
ROOTS: An Evening of World Premiere Shorts is four wonderfully strange world premiere short plays that usher audiences through the complexity of the human condition.

45 MILLIGRAMS

ensemble theatre · enk · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 33 mins · United States of America
Two roommates in a mental institution complain to their doctor about an imaginary man.
Two roommates in a mental institution complain to their doctor about an imaginary man.

SAVING CAIN

ensemble theatre · winner entertainment · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 95 mins · United States of America
A far-right, Pentecostal helicopter-mom struggles to keep her hell-raising son on the path of righteousness as he enters his first public school. When a powerful addiction takes over her son's life, she must accept that you can't save everyone, and that not every miracle can be left up to God.
A far-right, Pentecostal helicopter-mom struggles to keep her hell-raising son on the path of righteousness as he enters his first public school. When a powerful addiction takes over her son's life, she must accept that you can't save everyone, and that not every miracle can be left up to God.

THE LAST CROISSANT

ensemble theatre · the attic collective · Ages 13+ · 90 mins · United States of America
We all go to the woods for our own reasons. Imogen wants Frederick’s love. He wants to see a rare bird. Toby wants to find herself. Ranger Dave wants to help. Bear needs everyone to please remain calm. Nine crowded campers will take you to the campfire to ponder loneliness, gender, and great snacks.
We all go to the woods for our own reasons. Imogen wants Frederick’s love. He wants to see a rare bird. Toby wants to find herself. Ranger Dave wants to help. Bear needs everyone to please remain calm. Nine crowded campers will take you to the campfire to ponder loneliness, gender, and great snacks.

RIPPLE

ensemble theatre · white light theatre co · Ages 10+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
The last century has undergone a sensational transformation inspired by our innate desire to provide a brighter future for the generations to come. But what happens when one generation's hope for the future steals the hope of another's?
The last century has undergone a sensational transformation inspired by our innate desire to provide a brighter future for the generations to come. But what happens when one generation's hope for the future steals the hope of another's?

VOICE FROM THE VILLAGE: A PLAY ABOUT PLAYWRIGHT LYNN MANNING

ensemble theatre · dramastage-qumran · Ages 10+ · world premiere · 58 mins · United States of America
NEW PLAY ABOUT PLAYWRIGHT LYNN MANNING “Voice from the Village’” written and directed by Melvin Ishmael Johnson is based upon one of Los Angeles greatest playwrights, Lynn Manning and his in real time visit to Skid Row Studios.
NEW PLAY ABOUT PLAYWRIGHT LYNN MANNING “Voice from the Village’” written and directed by Melvin Ishmael Johnson is based upon one of Los Angeles greatest playwrights, Lynn Manning and his in real time visit to Skid Row Studios.

SILENT JOY, A NEW PLAY

ensemble theatre · empty space artistry · Ages 13+ · flashing lights · world premiere · 90 mins · United States of America
When a girl trapped by her own demons decides to help Joy, a kind, mysterious boy whose mouth is sewn shut, she must face her darkest memories to find redemption for her new friend. This epic drama of love and forgiveness is brought to life with an ensemble cast and 2 live musicians.
When a girl trapped by her own demons decides to help Joy, a kind, mysterious boy whose mouth is sewn shut, she must face her darkest memories to find redemption for her new friend. This epic drama of love and forgiveness is brought to life with an ensemble cast and 2 live musicians.

THE INSTITUTE FOR THE OPPOSITE OF LONGING

ensemble theatre · lindsay beamish and vanessa peters · Ages 12+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
The Institute for The Opposite of Longing can cure that thing deep in the pit of your body. But what happens when its owners and operators can’t let go of the little boy they had to give back? Please enter the Opposite of Longing Chamber. We can help you. The process is simple.
The Institute for The Opposite of Longing can cure that thing deep in the pit of your body. But what happens when its owners and operators can’t let go of the little boy they had to give back? Please enter the Opposite of Longing Chamber. We can help you. The process is simple.

CASUALTIES OF WAR

ensemble theatre · futuristic femme · Ages 16+ · 1hr · United States of America
The fate of Femineity hangs in the balance as the last surviving Goddesses: Athena, Yemaya, Nike, Erzulie, and Rati, come together to win the war waged against them by the Gods.
The fate of Femineity hangs in the balance as the last surviving Goddesses: Athena, Yemaya, Nike, Erzulie, and Rati, come together to win the war waged against them by the Gods.

A Tribute to Doug

A live action adaptation of the first episode of Nickelodeon’s cartoon masterpiece, Doug.

HADDON PARK

When a 5 year old uses a racial epithet a man sets fire to his relationship with his sister, setting into motion a series of events that have tragic consequences for both of their families. www.haddonpark.com

Radicals: A Bollywood Musical Drama

A gripping Bollywood Musical about a love story struggling to survive in the war-torn valleys of Kashmir. Through action, dialogue and dance, Radicals tackles Islamophobia and the trauma of warfare on innocent lives.

In Conclusion:

They have it all: cash, charm, and connections. Playing by different rules. So when a boy is found dead and two more stand to hang, justice is under the microscope and we have to ask: how did we get here, where are we going and do we have a choice?