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.

FIGHT SONG!

ensemble theatre · poppy cot productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
Sweetwater, Texas. 1964. Following a deadly car crash, four cheerleaders navigate through the after life. Both Lucifer and God herself pay a visit, and High School drama turns into madness in this strange nightmare of a story…
Sweetwater, Texas. 1964. Following a deadly car crash, four cheerleaders navigate through the after life. Both Lucifer and God herself pay a visit, and High School drama turns into madness in this strange nightmare of a story…

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 RUFFIAN ON THE STAIR

ensemble theatre · hicks street productions · Ages 12+ · 1hr · United States of America
THE RUFFIAN ON THE STAIR by Joe Orton.
THE RUFFIAN ON THE STAIR by Joe Orton.

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.

OCTOPI WALL STREET

ensemble theatre · and/yet/1951 · Ages 12+ · world premiere · 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.

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.

DANNY AND THE DEEP BLUE SEA

ensemble theatre · hamilton company · Ages 18+ · United States of America
An apache dance that lasts all night.
An apache dance that lasts all night.

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.

IN CONCLUSION:

ensemble theatre · the puckwit gang · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
You know the type. They seem to have it all: cash, charm, and connections. We let them play by different rules. But when a boy is found dead and two more stand to hang, justice is put under the microscope and we have to ask: how did we get here, where are we going, and do we even have a choice?
You know the type. They seem to have it all: cash, charm, and connections. We let them play by different rules. But when a boy is found dead and two more stand to hang, justice is put under the microscope and we have to ask: how did we get here, where are we going, and do we even have a choice?

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.

FIGHT OR FLIGHT

ensemble theatre · mkc · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
Isaac Easton, a recently retired boxer, opens a gym to help advance the popularity of female boxing. When his fighter gets into trouble only three weeks from the fight, he scrambles to find a replacement. Enter Zoey Jones, a young, shy, amateur. Can Easton prepare Jones in just three weeks?
Isaac Easton, a recently retired boxer, opens a gym to help advance the popularity of female boxing. When his fighter gets into trouble only three weeks from the fight, he scrambles to find a replacement. Enter Zoey Jones, a young, shy, amateur. Can Easton prepare Jones in just three weeks?

THE DESPERATE YOGI

ensemble theatre · minority ninja · Ages 17+ · 1hr · United States of America
An HIV positive yoga instructor travels to India to figure s&!# out with the help of the Hindu gods and goddesses.
An HIV positive yoga instructor travels to India to figure s&!# out with the help of the Hindu gods and goddesses.

MONSTERS OF MAN: A SUPERNATURAL ANTHOLOGY

ensemble theatre · mb stage productions, llc · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States of America
Sometimes the things we fear are not always the creatures that go bump in the night. The Monsters of Man: A Supernatural Anthology combines an element of the everyday with a splash of the supernatural.
Sometimes the things we fear are not always the creatures that go bump in the night. The Monsters of Man: A Supernatural Anthology combines an element of the everyday with a splash of the supernatural.

WHY DID THE CHICKEN CROSS THE ROAD?

ensemble theatre · matthew hennigar · Ages 14+ · 90 mins · United States of America
After a critically acclaimed run in London, “Why did the Chicken Cross the Road?” comes to LA as part of the Hollywood Fringe Festival. Turning the familiar joke into a comedic quest, the play follows the words in that joke as they try to figure out their meaning and reach the 'real world'.
After a critically acclaimed run in London, “Why did the Chicken Cross the Road?” comes to LA as part of the Hollywood Fringe Festival. Turning the familiar joke into a comedic quest, the play follows the words in that joke as they try to figure out their meaning and reach the 'real world'.