Projects In Hollywood Fringe 2015

LA PUERTA ABIERTA

ensemble theatre · el teatro de la realidad · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
A young woman from a small town in Mexico leaves home for the city where she ends up as a prostitute. She eventually returns home and discovers that her mother has kept the door open since her depaarture.
A young woman from a small town in Mexico leaves home for the city where she ends up as a prostitute. She eventually returns home and discovers that her mother has kept the door open since her depaarture.

ONCE FAMILIAR

ensemble theatre · little man productions · United States of America
When Tara, a successful and clever writer suddenly finds herself at a loss for words she is forced to figure out what to do when vibrant dreams of love and hope have become no more than distant shadows of heartache and loss.
When Tara, a successful and clever writer suddenly finds herself at a loss for words she is forced to figure out what to do when vibrant dreams of love and hope have become no more than distant shadows of heartache and loss.

DON'T TALK ABOUT IT, SPIT ABOUT IT

ensemble theatre · loks angeles productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
SPIT is Spoken Word Ensemble Theatre. Written in contemporary metered and free verse; SPIT dances between dialogue and soliloquy, bravely exploring the important themes of our times. #spitaboutit
SPIT is Spoken Word Ensemble Theatre. Written in contemporary metered and free verse; SPIT dances between dialogue and soliloquy, bravely exploring the important themes of our times. #spitaboutit

NEOLOGUES

ensemble theatre · neo ensemble theatre · Ages 18+ · United States of America
Neo Ensemble Theatre presents a variety of professional actors doing a variety of short, primarily original, monologues. What's better than variety? Come play with us!
Neo Ensemble Theatre presents a variety of professional actors doing a variety of short, primarily original, monologues. What's better than variety? Come play with us!

BORN TO LEAD: THE SUSAN AHN CUDDY STORY

ensemble theatre · james han · Ages 8+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States of America
Born to Lead Despite the challenges facing women and minorities of her generation, Susan Ahn Cuddy never took for granted the sacrifices of her democracy. She became the first female aerial gunnery officer in the history of the U.S. Navy.
Born to Lead Despite the challenges facing women and minorities of her generation, Susan Ahn Cuddy never took for granted the sacrifices of her democracy. She became the first female aerial gunnery officer in the history of the U.S. Navy.

REVOLUTIONARY LOVE

ensemble theatre · international collective theatre · Ages 13+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States of America
Nazim Hikmet was a world famous Turkish poet, a romantic revolutionary venerated as one of the best of the 20th century. He was imprisoned for his views on life and politics. His love of his countrymen, of Istanbul, of his language, and the love of his life, Piraye,kept him going through it all.
Nazim Hikmet was a world famous Turkish poet, a romantic revolutionary venerated as one of the best of the 20th century. He was imprisoned for his views on life and politics. His love of his countrymen, of Istanbul, of his language, and the love of his life, Piraye,kept him going through it all.

THE CELLAR

ensemble theatre · nbt productions · Ages 30+ · world premiere · United States of America
There are fewer things more dreaded in the civilized world than being at a party your ex. That is until, you get locked in the wine cellar downstairs alone with your ex. Come voyeur in on two peoples most raw and private moments as they battle through the scars left by their break up.
There are fewer things more dreaded in the civilized world than being at a party your ex. That is until, you get locked in the wine cellar downstairs alone with your ex. Come voyeur in on two peoples most raw and private moments as they battle through the scars left by their break up.

LAND OF THE ICE BEARS

ensemble theatre · say yes! collective · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States of America
A wedding party in the Virginia summer heat takes a drastic turn when a debate goes too far, forcing a pair of high society siblings to examine burning questions about what lies ahead. As the ice sculptures melt, poetry and art are weapons and life is anything but ordinary. World Premiere.
A wedding party in the Virginia summer heat takes a drastic turn when a debate goes too far, forcing a pair of high society siblings to examine burning questions about what lies ahead. As the ice sculptures melt, poetry and art are weapons and life is anything but ordinary. World Premiere.

"ON TIDY ENDINGS"

ensemble theatre · mmmkay productions · Ages 12+ · family friendly · United States of America
Whose loss is it anyway? That's the bone of contention between a gay man and a straight woman who meet to straighten up loose ends after the death of the man they both loved. This is a study of how the universal situation of losing a loved one took on unique new qualities in the context of AIDS.
Whose loss is it anyway? That's the bone of contention between a gay man and a straight woman who meet to straighten up loose ends after the death of the man they both loved. This is a study of how the universal situation of losing a loved one took on unique new qualities in the context of AIDS.

SUICIDE NOTES: IN THEIR OWN WORDS

ensemble theatre · combined artform · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States of America
A cast of 4 read real suicide notes, ranging from Kurt Cobain to war veterans, victims of bullying and members of the LGBT community. In the vein of “Vagina Monologues” and “Love Letters”. A portion of the proceeds go to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.
A cast of 4 read real suicide notes, ranging from Kurt Cobain to war veterans, victims of bullying and members of the LGBT community. In the vein of “Vagina Monologues” and “Love Letters”. A portion of the proceeds go to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.

PORCH (OR THE FURTHER EDUCATION OF MOLLY JENSEN)

ensemble theatre · three card monte productions · Ages 21+ · world premiere · United States of America
Porch (or The Further Education of Molly Jensen) tells the tale of a tragic love triangle in the American South. What began life as a play in Seattle's 14/48 Theater Festival has now grown into a fairy tale told through the lenses of class, gender, identity, and the American Civil War.
Porch (or The Further Education of Molly Jensen) tells the tale of a tragic love triangle in the American South. What began life as a play in Seattle's 14/48 Theater Festival has now grown into a fairy tale told through the lenses of class, gender, identity, and the American Civil War.

THE REBIRTH CONSORTIUM

ensemble theatre · cape turnaround productions · Ages 12+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States of America
The Rebirth Consortium is a collection of excerpts from stories that highlights moments of self-discovery, and the various ways we deal with them.
The Rebirth Consortium is a collection of excerpts from stories that highlights moments of self-discovery, and the various ways we deal with them.

BUTTERFLIES ARE FREE

ensemble theatre · turquoise heart productions · Ages 13+ · family friendly · United States of America
A blind young man moves out on his own for the first time against his protective Iranian-American mother's judgment. When she barges in unannounced- before their agreed 2 month separation period- and finds his new love interest, a kooky, sexy, somewhat flaky young actress, maternal mayhem follows.
A blind young man moves out on his own for the first time against his protective Iranian-American mother's judgment. When she barges in unannounced- before their agreed 2 month separation period- and finds his new love interest, a kooky, sexy, somewhat flaky young actress, maternal mayhem follows.

COLD FUSION

ensemble theatre · dh squared productions · Ages 10+ · United States of America
All Trevor has to do is answer a few questions. All the patent clerk has to do is sign a piece of paper. But when the answers aren't forthcoming, neither is the pen. As the investigation gets more intense, it becomes obvious they both have something to hide. Use discount code COLD for 30% off!
All Trevor has to do is answer a few questions. All the patent clerk has to do is sign a piece of paper. But when the answers aren't forthcoming, neither is the pen. As the investigation gets more intense, it becomes obvious they both have something to hide. Use discount code COLD for 30% off!

THE DEVIL YOU SAY

ensemble theatre · robin walsh, kila packett, adrian rose leonard, jen simone · Ages 14+ · United States of America
See the Devil himself take the stage to mount his defense and prove who’s really to blame for the state of the world today. God, Satan, someone else…? All using words and sayings attributed to him by History’s greatest writers: Goethe, Marlowe, Byron, Punch & Judy. A one act puppet soliloquy.
See the Devil himself take the stage to mount his defense and prove who’s really to blame for the state of the world today. God, Satan, someone else…? All using words and sayings attributed to him by History’s greatest writers: Goethe, Marlowe, Byron, Punch & Judy. A one act puppet soliloquy.

4D6 LIFE

ensemble theatre · cdc dramatics · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States of America
Life is more than a roll of the dice. 4D6 Life is a play about expectations, diversity, fortitude, PUPPETS and life choices. It is a world where character traits are determined by a roll of a dice and pre-written prejudices.
Life is more than a roll of the dice. 4D6 Life is a play about expectations, diversity, fortitude, PUPPETS and life choices. It is a world where character traits are determined by a roll of a dice and pre-written prejudices.

CATALYST

ensemble theatre · the loft ensemble · Ages 15+ · family friendly · United States of America
Loft Ensemble presents Catalyst: a story of six young women who embark on a journey to consume their addiction before it consumes them. Recovery may not be easy, but it's always worth it. Written and Directed by April Morrow.
Loft Ensemble presents Catalyst: a story of six young women who embark on a journey to consume their addiction before it consumes them. Recovery may not be easy, but it's always worth it. Written and Directed by April Morrow.

THE DOGS OF WAR, OR, THAT'S WHAT FRIENDS ARE FOR

ensemble theatre · shameless redhead productions · Ages 12+ · United States of America
A modern tale of gang warfare & romantic intrigue by Los Angeles author James Domine. Imaginative and colorful language creates a mysterious & strange reality. The narrative unfolds as continuously evolving waves of rhyme in rap poetry weave their way through this contemporary urban drama.
A modern tale of gang warfare & romantic intrigue by Los Angeles author James Domine. Imaginative and colorful language creates a mysterious & strange reality. The narrative unfolds as continuously evolving waves of rhyme in rap poetry weave their way through this contemporary urban drama.

I LOVE ______!

ensemble theatre · ccm onstage · Ages 16+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
Rumor has it Cynthia, the high school loser, has a childish crush on America's new favorite celebrity "________". This crush turns to obsession, and derails the lives of everyone around her. A world premiere play made entirely of intertwined 6-line scenes.
Rumor has it Cynthia, the high school loser, has a childish crush on America's new favorite celebrity "________". This crush turns to obsession, and derails the lives of everyone around her. A world premiere play made entirely of intertwined 6-line scenes.

5 SIRENS: BEWARE OF ROCKS

ensemble theatre · 5 sirens · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
It's one show of five 10-minute plays about miscommunication and the longing for connection. Subjects range from sporty nerds, sub-dom relationships and aliens to surrealistic challenges and panic attacks! We're the 5 SIRENS, five female playwrights, and we will captivate you with our songs.
It's one show of five 10-minute plays about miscommunication and the longing for connection. Subjects range from sporty nerds, sub-dom relationships and aliens to surrealistic challenges and panic attacks! We're the 5 SIRENS, five female playwrights, and we will captivate you with our songs.

TULELAKE

ensemble theatre · smctc · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
Cultures clash- Revolutions fought- Nature caught in the crossfire of human conflict. Tulelake explores the political, cultural, and social unrest and violence that has taken place in Tule Lake, CA over the past 150 years. Movement and projections intertwine in this inspiring, modern myth.
Cultures clash- Revolutions fought- Nature caught in the crossfire of human conflict. Tulelake explores the political, cultural, and social unrest and violence that has taken place in Tule Lake, CA over the past 150 years. Movement and projections intertwine in this inspiring, modern myth.

ANOUILH'S ANTIGONE (BARBARA BRAY)

ensemble theatre · giant janitor productions · Ages 12+ · United States of America
A modern English translation of Jean Anouilh's "Antigone" translated by Barbara Bray, set in an interstitial, near future world. This production, with its stark set and minimal costuming, brings into focus the profound and prescient words of the 20th century playwright. Guerrilla, punk rock theater.
A modern English translation of Jean Anouilh's "Antigone" translated by Barbara Bray, set in an interstitial, near future world. This production, with its stark set and minimal costuming, brings into focus the profound and prescient words of the 20th century playwright. Guerrilla, punk rock theater.

HAPPY

ensemble theatre · ktq productions, belle époque films · Ages 13+ · United States of America
Alfred is happy with his life. He's happy with his job. He's happy with his marriage. He's even happily raising a daughter with cerebral palsy. But when his best friend invites him to meet the latest woman in his life, things spin out of control.
Alfred is happy with his life. He's happy with his job. He's happy with his marriage. He's even happily raising a daughter with cerebral palsy. But when his best friend invites him to meet the latest woman in his life, things spin out of control.

SAINT MEL

ensemble theatre · divergent at the rose · Ages 15+ · United States of America
A Hollywood supernova - imploding. Also - a ferret.
A Hollywood supernova - imploding. Also - a ferret.

SPIDERPOCALYPSE! A LOW-BUDGET HORROR FILM FOR THE STAGE

ensemble theatre · eight legged productions · world premiere · United States of America
YOU'VE NEVER SEEN ANYTHING LIKE THIS! Spiderpocalypse: A Low-Budget Horror Film for the Stage tells what happens when spiders grow tired of being squashed by humans! Can humanity survive the arachnid insanity? Get ready to scream…with laughter! Spiderpocalypse. Get caught in its web!
YOU'VE NEVER SEEN ANYTHING LIKE THIS! Spiderpocalypse: A Low-Budget Horror Film for the Stage tells what happens when spiders grow tired of being squashed by humans! Can humanity survive the arachnid insanity? Get ready to scream…with laughter! Spiderpocalypse. Get caught in its web!