PATRIOT ACT

solo performance · n/a · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
Mike Schlitt wants to restore your faith in American Democracy. He claims he can do it in just 47 minutes. Come celebrate American exceptionalism and limited attention spans, then activate your citizenship by joining the “Patriot Act Raucous Caucus”. Art! Advocacy! Action! (+ puppets)
Mike Schlitt wants to restore your faith in American Democracy. He claims he can do it in just 47 minutes. Come celebrate American exceptionalism and limited attention spans, then activate your citizenship by joining the “Patriot Act Raucous Caucus”. Art! Advocacy! Action! (+ puppets)

FORGOTTEN BAGGAGE: STORIES FROM THE WILLARD SUITCASES

solo performance · robin walsh · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
In 1995, workers at Willard Asylum in New York state discovered 400 suitcases of former patients, their owners buried and forgotten. The objects within - time capsules of lives interrupted. This work-in-progress features 2-3 scenes told through Object Theatre, using only items from each case.
In 1995, workers at Willard Asylum in New York state discovered 400 suitcases of former patients, their owners buried and forgotten. The objects within - time capsules of lives interrupted. This work-in-progress features 2-3 scenes told through Object Theatre, using only items from each case.

A HORSE WITH A VIEW

solo performance · dessert theater inc. · Ages 12+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
After a series of heartbreaks, comedian and storyteller Christopher Piehler finds his own way of recovering from getting dumped: going on horseback riding trips around the world. From Ireland to Scotland to Hungary to Malibu to Australia, he falls off horses, into bogs, and back into love.
After a series of heartbreaks, comedian and storyteller Christopher Piehler finds his own way of recovering from getting dumped: going on horseback riding trips around the world. From Ireland to Scotland to Hungary to Malibu to Australia, he falls off horses, into bogs, and back into love.

I AM VERTICAL

solo performance · michaela myers · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
"I Am Vertical" is a dark comedy about wanting to die, and is comprised of sketches, monologues, puppetry, storytelling, and improv. This show carries the theme of dealing with depression and anxiety, based on the creator's personal experience.
"I Am Vertical" is a dark comedy about wanting to die, and is comprised of sketches, monologues, puppetry, storytelling, and improv. This show carries the theme of dealing with depression and anxiety, based on the creator's personal experience.

PATTI'S AMERICA

solo performance · patti's america productions, llc · Ages 11+ · one person show · United States of America
PATTI’S AMERICA is a funny & touching one-woman show that looks into the life & loves of newly arrived Romanian immigrant Patti Zianescu on her journey to becoming a “real American woman!” Writer/performer: Joyce Hananel. Director: Gary Austin, Founder/Original Director of THE GROUNDLINGS.
PATTI’S AMERICA is a funny & touching one-woman show that looks into the life & loves of newly arrived Romanian immigrant Patti Zianescu on her journey to becoming a “real American woman!” Writer/performer: Joyce Hananel. Director: Gary Austin, Founder/Original Director of THE GROUNDLINGS.

SURGE

solo performance · divergent at the rose · Ages 15+ · one person show · United States of America
A terrorist attack, a stalker, assault charges... and Lake Erie in his living room. The sometimes funny, sometimes terrifying story of Alan, a man living in confusing times - by acclaimed playwright Chris Stezin
A terrorist attack, a stalker, assault charges... and Lake Erie in his living room. The sometimes funny, sometimes terrifying story of Alan, a man living in confusing times - by acclaimed playwright Chris Stezin

"THE STORY OF DICK THE PUSSYCAT"

solo performance · charles marina · Ages 17+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Meow, I am Dick the pussycat. I spent 8 lives hustling for true love and a stable home. I found it with Max and Chloe. Unlimited Netflix, cheese and cuddles. We were all in love. Now they are getting a divorce and they both want custody. Question is, do I want them anymore? Meow...
Meow, I am Dick the pussycat. I spent 8 lives hustling for true love and a stable home. I found it with Max and Chloe. Unlimited Netflix, cheese and cuddles. We were all in love. Now they are getting a divorce and they both want custody. Question is, do I want them anymore? Meow...

METAFAM: A SOLO SHOW BY DEANA BARONE

solo performance · the telltale company · Ages 16+ · family friendly · one person show · United States of America
Family: Ya can't get 'em outta your head...MetaFam, funny & poignant, is an experimental, part improv, interactive solo show in which storyteller & actor Deana Barone breaks conventions & the 4th wall when she inhabits eccentric & hilarious characters from her childhood & present life.
Family: Ya can't get 'em outta your head...MetaFam, funny & poignant, is an experimental, part improv, interactive solo show in which storyteller & actor Deana Barone breaks conventions & the 4th wall when she inhabits eccentric & hilarious characters from her childhood & present life.

AN UNLIKELY THREESOME

solo performance · triad productions · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
3 diverse women, 3 solo shows, 1 amazing hour. An intergalactic guardian butterfly, Ivy League grad turned tourist, and a co-dependent, cat-obsessed fitness guru walk into the New Collective...
3 diverse women, 3 solo shows, 1 amazing hour. An intergalactic guardian butterfly, Ivy League grad turned tourist, and a co-dependent, cat-obsessed fitness guru walk into the New Collective...

JUST ANOTHER TESTIMONY

solo performance · itai yasur · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
One Jew's Journey from Gentile to Saint
One Jew's Journey from Gentile to Saint

SHREW'D

solo performance · teresa moore · Ages 10+ · family friendly · one person show · United States of America
A fun, fresh, and quirky one-woman adaptation of Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew guaranteed to put a smile on your face even if you hated reading Hamlet in high school.
A fun, fresh, and quirky one-woman adaptation of Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew guaranteed to put a smile on your face even if you hated reading Hamlet in high school.

TIMELESS

solo performance · dancing the dream productions · Ages 12+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
“Timeless” is a one-hour dramatic interpretation of sonnets, prose, poetic verse and quotes by great writers around the world from the ancient past to our time. Perfect for anyone who has a love for literature and is affected by Time, a universal topic that concerns us all.
“Timeless” is a one-hour dramatic interpretation of sonnets, prose, poetic verse and quotes by great writers around the world from the ancient past to our time. Perfect for anyone who has a love for literature and is affected by Time, a universal topic that concerns us all.

ARTICHOKE HEARTS

solo performance · sarah mitchell · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
Artichoke Hearts cuts into the strange, sadistic state of being in love. Written and performed by Sarah Mitchell in a series of embodied interviews, the show investigates why we bother to look for pieces of ourselves in other people.
Artichoke Hearts cuts into the strange, sadistic state of being in love. Written and performed by Sarah Mitchell in a series of embodied interviews, the show investigates why we bother to look for pieces of ourselves in other people.

YOU GOT IT

solo performance · baltodano · Ages 15+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Justin is always a one-man-show. Now it’s just happening on a stage. You Got It is a fabulously entertaining journey into Justin's one-of-a-kind world filled with nonagenarian land ladies and gladiator men. “Justin Kopplin is…utterly attention grabbing...” -SFVmedia.com
Justin is always a one-man-show. Now it’s just happening on a stage. You Got It is a fabulously entertaining journey into Justin's one-of-a-kind world filled with nonagenarian land ladies and gladiator men. “Justin Kopplin is…utterly attention grabbing...” -SFVmedia.com

MIMI'S SUITCASE

solo performance · ana bayat · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
True story of a European-educated young woman returning to her native Iran after the revolution. One woman, 27 characters, 4 languages. In English, Persian and Spanish with English surtitles.
True story of a European-educated young woman returning to her native Iran after the revolution. One woman, 27 characters, 4 languages. In English, Persian and Spanish with English surtitles.

Jessie's Messy Mind

A "crazy" solo show that makes a mental difference. Jessie is an artist with schizo-affective whose show is a refreshing, humorous look into the heart of mental difference. You'll either leave enlightened or simply lightened up!

Sunbathe in Darkness

In the distant past of 2007, Casey writes fanfiction for the hit Alfie Wunderkid series of books. She writes really, really, really bad fanfiction. On purpose.

FREE Class: Make Your Fringe Show a Book

Ready to turn your Fringe story into a book you can sell in the back of the room after your shows? Learn the 7 development steps that take your story from stage to bookstore seamlessly. Bonus material on self-publishing and book distribution options.