Projects In Hollywood Fringe 2017

UNDERSTANDING THE QUANTUM

solo performance · the complex · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
A sixty minute mind melt. Either leave your materialist assumptions at the door, or bring them with you, but you won't leave with them in tact. No physics required; just an open mind and a working set of ears.
A sixty minute mind melt. Either leave your materialist assumptions at the door, or bring them with you, but you won't leave with them in tact. No physics required; just an open mind and a working set of ears.

DEVADASI: A STORY OF SEX, POWER AND DEVOTION

solo performance · reena lalita desai · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
One woman’s story of joining a Russian Cult, giving her power away to a "spiritual master" and reclaiming the power and sacredness of her body and sexuality. Through 8 different characters, movement and dance, Reena takes you on an intimate, humorous and mystical journey into the underworld.
One woman’s story of joining a Russian Cult, giving her power away to a "spiritual master" and reclaiming the power and sacredness of her body and sexuality. Through 8 different characters, movement and dance, Reena takes you on an intimate, humorous and mystical journey into the underworld.

ONE MAN NOIR

solo performance · deconstructed productions · Ages 12+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
1944, San Francisco. A mysterious woman's plea. Murder! Espionage!! (((Nazis!!!))) Detective Frank Liston is in over his head as he races against the clock to solve this rich pulp novel/noir style, multi-media, mystery that just happens to have only one actor.
1944, San Francisco. A mysterious woman's plea. Murder! Espionage!! (((Nazis!!!))) Detective Frank Liston is in over his head as he races against the clock to solve this rich pulp novel/noir style, multi-media, mystery that just happens to have only one actor.

WHY WE BECOME WITCHES

solo performance · vinegar tom · Ages 10+ · one person show · United States of America
This occult comedy of manners follows Laura Willowes, a spinster, as she does everything possible to get her family to leave her alone - including making a deal with Satan.
This occult comedy of manners follows Laura Willowes, a spinster, as she does everything possible to get her family to leave her alone - including making a deal with Satan.

HUNGRY

solo performance · leah rae hulgin · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Hungry explores the psyche of a young woman struggling with anorexia. Through a series of character monologues, the audience will learn the various sides of the disease, ranging from addiction to neuroses.
Hungry explores the psyche of a young woman struggling with anorexia. Through a series of character monologues, the audience will learn the various sides of the disease, ranging from addiction to neuroses.

PORTRAITS: ICONS UNVEILED

solo performance · art of acting studio · Ages 10+ · United States of America
An evening of two one-woman shows based on the lives of historic icons Lucille Ball and Zelda Fitzgerald.
An evening of two one-woman shows based on the lives of historic icons Lucille Ball and Zelda Fitzgerald.

INCIDENTS IN THE LIFE OF A SLAVE GIRL

solo performance · saucer & cup productions · Ages 12+ · one person show · United States of America
Harriet Jacobs spent 7 years hiding out in a crawl space in her grandmother's attic. In 1861, she published her story. This solo performance brings to life her captivating words of resistance, hope and freedom.
Harriet Jacobs spent 7 years hiding out in a crawl space in her grandmother's attic. In 1861, she published her story. This solo performance brings to life her captivating words of resistance, hope and freedom.

HERE COMES RUTHERFORD

solo performance · me myself and i company · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
A story of connection
A story of connection

FROM BEYOND: MARY PICKFORD, SHIRLEY TEMPLE, & GEORGE CARLIN

solo performance · the art of acting studio · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
These three original pieces were written, directed and performed by the recent graduates of the Art of Acting Studio Conservatory. Developed during the 2017 Professional Conservatory Class solo show project, each is an artistic exploration of the life of a notable personality throughout history.
These three original pieces were written, directed and performed by the recent graduates of the Art of Acting Studio Conservatory. Developed during the 2017 Professional Conservatory Class solo show project, each is an artistic exploration of the life of a notable personality throughout history.

FROM BEYOND: JOHN W BOOTH, IDA B WELLS, & THE MANSON FAMILY

solo performance · the art of acting studio · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
These three original pieces were written, directed and performed by the recent graduates of the Art of Acting Studio Conservatory. Developed during the 2017 Professional Conservatory Class solo show project, each is an artistic exploration of the life of a notable personality throughout history.
These three original pieces were written, directed and performed by the recent graduates of the Art of Acting Studio Conservatory. Developed during the 2017 Professional Conservatory Class solo show project, each is an artistic exploration of the life of a notable personality throughout history.

CONFESSIONS OF A MULATTO LOVE CHILD

solo performance · matriarch productions · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
Confessions of a Mulatto Love Child, is the inappropriate over share of a co-dependent bastard child’s life with her acerbic English mother, and the deep bond they forged.
Confessions of a Mulatto Love Child, is the inappropriate over share of a co-dependent bastard child’s life with her acerbic English mother, and the deep bond they forged.

DISTINCTLY DIFFERENT: FIVE NEW SOLO SHORTS

solo performance · walk a mile productions · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
These heartfelt, and often funny, performances offer a window into the journey to find self-love. From the struggle of coming out to self reflections in the psych ward. From growing up fast in a one-parent family to talking to your uncooperative genitalia. There is a little something for everyone.
These heartfelt, and often funny, performances offer a window into the journey to find self-love. From the struggle of coming out to self reflections in the psych ward. From growing up fast in a one-parent family to talking to your uncooperative genitalia. There is a little something for everyone.

HOW TO BE A MAN

solo performance · billy fox productions · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
Is modern life confusing? Does society guilt you about your masculinity? Learn how to become a MAN in 21st century America! Join Billy Fox as he takes you on an emotional journey through the pivotal moments and terrible advice that has shaped the man he is today.
Is modern life confusing? Does society guilt you about your masculinity? Learn how to become a MAN in 21st century America! Join Billy Fox as he takes you on an emotional journey through the pivotal moments and terrible advice that has shaped the man he is today.

LIFEGATE

solo performance · giorgia mazzucato · Italy
“Lifegate”, the italian “Viviamoci”, Roma Fringe Festival 2016 - Off Award Winner, was defined by the Nobel Price Dario Fo “[a pièce] played by a great professionist, with a paradoxical, metaphysical, precise, incisive script.".
“Lifegate”, the italian “Viviamoci”, Roma Fringe Festival 2016 - Off Award Winner, was defined by the Nobel Price Dario Fo “[a pièce] played by a great professionist, with a paradoxical, metaphysical, precise, incisive script.".

CODEPENDENCE DAY

solo performance · codependent kt co. · Ages 15+ · family friendly · one person show · United States of America
Codependence Day is a solo performance written and performed by Katie Low Strandberg. A tale of Friendship, Codependency and vodka and how one lonely weirdo conquers them all. . . Mostly.
Codependence Day is a solo performance written and performed by Katie Low Strandberg. A tale of Friendship, Codependency and vodka and how one lonely weirdo conquers them all. . . Mostly.

DESERT WARRIOR

solo performance · ross john gosla · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
A boy on the brink of becoming a Jedi stands accused for his involvement in the atrocious and controversial scandal that lost Hilary Clinton the 2016 Election. Based on true events.
A boy on the brink of becoming a Jedi stands accused for his involvement in the atrocious and controversial scandal that lost Hilary Clinton the 2016 Election. Based on true events.

FUCK TINDER

solo performance · jade lake productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
F*ck Tinder (a love story) is storytelling crack from The Moth champion David Rodwin. From a first date who wanted sex, but brought along her infant, to hitting up a sex club with a woman who’d just said “I love you,” David takes you on a journey you’re glad he took and you didn’t.
F*ck Tinder (a love story) is storytelling crack from The Moth champion David Rodwin. From a first date who wanted sex, but brought along her infant, to hitting up a sex club with a woman who’d just said “I love you,” David takes you on a journey you’re glad he took and you didn’t.

EMOTIONAL TERRORISM

solo performance · aloysius productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Ellyn Daniels takes us on an intoxicating ride from Orlando to Togo, ballet to bulimia, walking the runways of Paris to blacking out in Hollywood, and sitting on the precipice of suicide to finding salvation through stand-up.
Ellyn Daniels takes us on an intoxicating ride from Orlando to Togo, ballet to bulimia, walking the runways of Paris to blacking out in Hollywood, and sitting on the precipice of suicide to finding salvation through stand-up.

CADDIE OF THE YEAR

solo performance · (fff) flying finn films · Ages 21+ · world premiere · United States of America
Caddie Bicycle-Steve allows the audience to tag-along as he attempts to survive another day without getting fired. With a testing of boundaries, Bicycle uses every round as his stage to improv material while calling-out poor etiquette, practicing hygiene, and acting as tour guide to score tips.
Caddie Bicycle-Steve allows the audience to tag-along as he attempts to survive another day without getting fired. With a testing of boundaries, Bicycle uses every round as his stage to improv material while calling-out poor etiquette, practicing hygiene, and acting as tour guide to score tips.

HOT DATES

solo performance · shiragirl · Ages 21+ · flashing lights · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
HOT DATES details memorable moments in the life of a Bisexual Jewish American Ivy League Punk Rock Pothead Princess. Interspersed with dating scenes, Shira takes us on a journey of her life- from girlhood milestones to attempted womanhood. The show features song, dance, storytelling, & mischief.
HOT DATES details memorable moments in the life of a Bisexual Jewish American Ivy League Punk Rock Pothead Princess. Interspersed with dating scenes, Shira takes us on a journey of her life- from girlhood milestones to attempted womanhood. The show features song, dance, storytelling, & mischief.

ASHLEE OLIVIA PRESENTS E.A.R.T.H.A.

solo performance · ashlee olivia jones · Ages 12+ · one person show · United States of America
Eartha Kitt, the most misunderstood woman of her time. She built a coat of armor using an unwavering trueness to herself only leaving people with the impression that she was just a little lady with a big EGO. Herein lies explanations and explorations of a life misunderstood.
Eartha Kitt, the most misunderstood woman of her time. She built a coat of armor using an unwavering trueness to herself only leaving people with the impression that she was just a little lady with a big EGO. Herein lies explanations and explorations of a life misunderstood.

DISCOVERED

solo performance · dufflyn lammers · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
The hilarious Hollywood-by-way-of-the-Deep-South story of a daughter who became an actor to win her mother’s love only to discover the one thing she had to do to succeed was stop acting. And drugs. And expecting her mother to change. "Amazing insight and energy" - UK Health Triangle Magazine
The hilarious Hollywood-by-way-of-the-Deep-South story of a daughter who became an actor to win her mother’s love only to discover the one thing she had to do to succeed was stop acting. And drugs. And expecting her mother to change. "Amazing insight and energy" - UK Health Triangle Magazine

LIGHTS - CAMERA - LYLA! THE SECOND ACT

solo performance · jeffrey wylie · Ages 12+ · family friendly · flashing lights · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
The sequel to the 2012 Best Solo Show TEXAS LOVES LYLA! It's 6 months later, and Lyla is about to become the next Oprah! PLEASE NOTE: The Friday 6/9 @ 6PM, and Saturday 6/17 @ NOON performances are of TEXAS LOVES LYLA
The sequel to the 2012 Best Solo Show TEXAS LOVES LYLA! It's 6 months later, and Lyla is about to become the next Oprah! PLEASE NOTE: The Friday 6/9 @ 6PM, and Saturday 6/17 @ NOON performances are of TEXAS LOVES LYLA

DREAMS IN OVERDRIVE

solo performance · jon jacobs · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
A psychological journey through the mind of one [email protected] Jew. Join writer/performer/complainer Jon Jacobs, as he takes you on a comedic and dramatic adventure across love, depression and spirit along this beautiful mess we call life.
A psychological journey through the mind of one [email protected] Jew. Join writer/performer/complainer Jon Jacobs, as he takes you on a comedic and dramatic adventure across love, depression and spirit along this beautiful mess we call life.

ROUGHLY HAMLET

solo performance · shake the fear productions · Ages 7+ · family friendly · one person show · United States of America
Roughly Hamlet is a fast-paced, reimagining of one man's struggle to escape being trapped in his own mind, as he strives to make one single, very important decision, to be or not to be.
Roughly Hamlet is a fast-paced, reimagining of one man's struggle to escape being trapped in his own mind, as he strives to make one single, very important decision, to be or not to be.