ROOTS: AN EVENING OF WORLD PREMIERE SHORTS

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.

START SWIMMING

ensemble theatre · indomitus theatre · Ages 15+ · flashing lights · 45 mins · Canada
Do young people have the power to create change? How do they fight unseen powers that manipulate their fear when the rules keep changing? With Pavlovian consequences & Orwellian overtones, this play questions authority & the definition of freedom, while exploring the journey of revolution.
Do young people have the power to create change? How do they fight unseen powers that manipulate their fear when the rules keep changing? With Pavlovian consequences & Orwellian overtones, this play questions authority & the definition of freedom, while exploring the journey of revolution.

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.

GEORGE.

ensemble theatre · two steps to the left · Ages 13+ · family friendly · world premiere · 90 mins · United States of America
A story about the major events in George Lucas's career that led to the creation of Star Wars.
A story about the major events in George Lucas's career that led to the creation of Star Wars.

YOU TOO

ensemble theatre · the lake arrowhead repertory theatre company · Ages 12+ · world premiere · 50 mins · United States of America
Our award-winning show in it's new iteration. A cast who has created and written a show of life, love and gratitude. This is our 11th version of the YOU Project and all have won encore awards. Don't miss either version of this intimate lovely piece of theatre.
Our award-winning show in it's new iteration. A cast who has created and written a show of life, love and gratitude. This is our 11th version of the YOU Project and all have won encore awards. Don't miss either version of this intimate lovely piece of theatre.

ALL OUR PRETTY SONGS

ensemble theatre · schularan productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
Neil, a mediocre musician and Kurt Cobain wannabe, moves to Los Angeles to "make it" as a rockstar. Through the constant ups and downs of LA living, Neil struggles with pursuing his passion or doing what is practical. Should he keep chasing his dreams or stop?
Neil, a mediocre musician and Kurt Cobain wannabe, moves to Los Angeles to "make it" as a rockstar. Through the constant ups and downs of LA living, Neil struggles with pursuing his passion or doing what is practical. Should he keep chasing his dreams or stop?

SPEAK I WILL: A FRACTURED SHAKESPEARE

ensemble theatre · fractured shakespeare®️ · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 50 mins · United States of America
By piecing together some of the Bard’s most famous text, the actors create their own unique Fractured Shakespeare monologues. Join us as we combine the words of Beatrice, King Lear, Lady Macbeth, Henry V, Katherina “The Shrew” and more, to explore issues of gender, power, identity, and love.
By piecing together some of the Bard’s most famous text, the actors create their own unique Fractured Shakespeare monologues. Join us as we combine the words of Beatrice, King Lear, Lady Macbeth, Henry V, Katherina “The Shrew” and more, to explore issues of gender, power, identity, and love.

TOMMY'S ROOM

ensemble theatre · n/a · Ages 17+ · includes nudity · 1hr · United States of America
Two childhood friends, now sophomores in college, spend an afternoon together. As the hours go by, hidden truths come to light, deep dark secrets are revealed, and everything spirals out of control.
Two childhood friends, now sophomores in college, spend an afternoon together. As the hours go by, hidden truths come to light, deep dark secrets are revealed, and everything spirals out of control.

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.

BOXING LESSONS

ensemble theatre · the new american theatre · Ages 12+ · world premiere · 85 mins · United States of America
LA TIMES CRITICS' CHOICE! One family, a three-legged dog, and a gazillion secrets New dark comedy by John Bunzel, directed by Jack Stehlin
LA TIMES CRITICS' CHOICE! One family, a three-legged dog, and a gazillion secrets New dark comedy by John Bunzel, directed by Jack Stehlin

SUBSTITUTION

ensemble theatre · strive studios · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 90 mins · United States of America
Substitution takes place in an acting class filled with many eclectic characters. Among the students is a zombie, a time traveler, a cactus-obsessed scientist, a sea nymph, and a dog. As the exercises progress, and their social lives intertwine, the hidden facets of their personal lives emerge.
Substitution takes place in an acting class filled with many eclectic characters. Among the students is a zombie, a time traveler, a cactus-obsessed scientist, a sea nymph, and a dog. As the exercises progress, and their social lives intertwine, the hidden facets of their personal lives emerge.

HOW I BECAME A SUPERHERO

ensemble theatre · the broadwater second stage · Ages 8+ · world premiere · 40 mins to 55 mins · United States of America
Otto and Reggie leave the realm of online activism and leap into the business of vigilante justice, casting themselves on a collision course with colorful characters and the most powerful figures in their world. But how will they know who the bad guys are? And do the good guys really ever win?
Otto and Reggie leave the realm of online activism and leap into the business of vigilante justice, casting themselves on a collision course with colorful characters and the most powerful figures in their world. But how will they know who the bad guys are? And do the good guys really ever win?

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.

DEATH AND THE FOOL

ensemble theatre · fiasco! physical theatre · Ages 13+ · 1hr · United States of America
“Death and the Fool” is a contemporary adaptation of the comedic play “Mistero Buffo” written by Nobel Prize winning playwright Dario Fo. Fiasco! incorporates physical theatre techniques to bring awareness to timeless issues of morality, dignity, survival, corruption, and power.
“Death and the Fool” is a contemporary adaptation of the comedic play “Mistero Buffo” written by Nobel Prize winning playwright Dario Fo. Fiasco! incorporates physical theatre techniques to bring awareness to timeless issues of morality, dignity, survival, corruption, and power.

CRACK WHORE, BULIMIC, GIRL-NEXT-DOOR

ensemble theatre · roadkill productions · Ages 14+ · 68 mins · United States of America
A painfully funny look at body image, addiction, and the obsession with fitting into society’s ideal of beauty and thinness. A comedic romp through depression, eating disorders and self-loathing!
A painfully funny look at body image, addiction, and the obsession with fitting into society’s ideal of beauty and thinness. A comedic romp through depression, eating disorders and self-loathing!

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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.