Projects In Hollywood Fringe 2013

LITTLE PUSSY

john grady · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
True tales of being picked on, chased down, and beat up, from his youth to adulthood. Will he ever learn to stand and fight? Are bullies and the bullied always destined to find each other? If so, who or what will save him from years of torment? From the creator of **DOG YEARS.**
True tales of being picked on, chased down, and beat up, from his youth to adulthood. Will he ever learn to stand and fight? Are bullies and the bullied always destined to find each other? If so, who or what will save him from years of torment? From the creator of **DOG YEARS.**

CEREMONY

michael kass · Ages 15+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
WINNER, Best of Fringe Extension and Duende Distinction for Playwriting. NOMINEE, Best Solo Show. A true story of Love, Fear and Ayahuasca. How far will one man go to find transformation? And will he find his way back?
WINNER, Best of Fringe Extension and Duende Distinction for Playwriting. NOMINEE, Best Solo Show. A true story of Love, Fear and Ayahuasca. How far will one man go to find transformation? And will he find his way back?

DEMYSTIFYING MAGIC

bob gebert · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States
A retiring magician has one last performance to confront a dark past or risk succumbing to the madness of his life of secrets. His story unfolds through his performances starting as a child prodigy, leading to world-wide fame and finally controversy.
A retiring magician has one last performance to confront a dark past or risk succumbing to the madness of his life of secrets. His story unfolds through his performances starting as a child prodigy, leading to world-wide fame and finally controversy.

BOBBYWOOD: WHATEVER HAPPENED TO BOBBY THE BELLBOY?

bill ratner · Ages 12+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
✪✪ "BEST OF HOLLYWOOD FRINGE 2013 SHOW EXTENSION," 2013, LOFT SOLOFEST 2013 INVITEE ✪✪ I Love Lucy’s Bobby the Bellboy was Bill Ratner’s uncle. Join the search for Bobby starring Best of Fringe Extension Honoree and 8-time Moth StorySLAM winner, renowned voice actor Bill Ratner.
✪✪ "BEST OF HOLLYWOOD FRINGE 2013 SHOW EXTENSION," 2013, LOFT SOLOFEST 2013 INVITEE ✪✪ I Love Lucy’s Bobby the Bellboy was Bill Ratner’s uncle. Join the search for Bobby starring Best of Fringe Extension Honoree and 8-time Moth StorySLAM winner, renowned voice actor Bill Ratner.

PSYCHOLOGICAL ANTIDOTES (DOCUMENTARY FEATURE FILM PREMIERE)

darksoul theatre · Ages 17+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · United States
Darksoul Theatre (tm) celebrates its 20th anniversary with this feature film documentary. Mikhail Tank holds a Guinness World Record in the arts & was the 1st artist to premiere a virtual one-person show (Edinburgh Fringe '09/as heard on the BBC). www.MikhailTank.com @MikhailTank
Darksoul Theatre (tm) celebrates its 20th anniversary with this feature film documentary. Mikhail Tank holds a Guinness World Record in the arts & was the 1st artist to premiere a virtual one-person show (Edinburgh Fringe '09/as heard on the BBC). www.MikhailTank.com @MikhailTank

JESUS RIDE

mike schlitt · Ages 14+ · one person show · United States
The Son of God and the son of a tv writer take you on an epic, comedic roller coaster ride: part film history, part chronicle of western civilization, a stem-winding personal confession, a raconteur's fever dream and a terrifying journey through the worst Jesus movie ever made. www.mikeschlitt.com
The Son of God and the son of a tv writer take you on an epic, comedic roller coaster ride: part film history, part chronicle of western civilization, a stem-winding personal confession, a raconteur's fever dream and a terrifying journey through the worst Jesus movie ever made. www.mikeschlitt.com

BALDY

yokko · Ages 13+ · family friendly · one person show · Japan
A young Japanese woman discovers her father's love for her only after she loses her hair and skin. Nearly a dozen characters are brought to life in this revealing, fearless and funny journey of survival and the power of dream.
A young Japanese woman discovers her father's love for her only after she loses her hair and skin. Nearly a dozen characters are brought to life in this revealing, fearless and funny journey of survival and the power of dream.

TRUE HUSTLE

brimmer st. theatre co. · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States
In this one-woman show, Marie Lively shares the true story of how a naive Christian temp became a corporate smut queen for one of the largest pornographers in town.
In this one-woman show, Marie Lively shares the true story of how a naive Christian temp became a corporate smut queen for one of the largest pornographers in town.

WHORE LOGIC

akynos.com · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · one person show · United States
Enlightenment arrives when one woman discovers the joy of using her pussy for power, to pay her rent and to finally understand and accept her sexual objectification.
Enlightenment arrives when one woman discovers the joy of using her pussy for power, to pay her rent and to finally understand and accept her sexual objectification.

LISTEN... CAN YOU HEAR ME NOW?

an 11:11 experiment · Ages 13+ · family friendly · flashing lights · one person show · United States
The true story of a child's life as the sole interpreter for her deaf parents. WINNER! Best of Fringe Extensions! Official Selection NY International Fringe Festival! **(No sign language interpreters will be provided for these performances.)**
The true story of a child's life as the sole interpreter for her deaf parents. WINNER! Best of Fringe Extensions! Official Selection NY International Fringe Festival! **(No sign language interpreters will be provided for these performances.)**

GLORIFIED DISASTERS

ashley strand · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States
Stories by Hong Kong Comedy Fest winner Ashley Strand. A Christmas toilet paper promotion in NYC. A young actor strives to fit into the cut throat world of Sarasota dinner theatre. Brothers fight at the after-party for a children’s musical in Belgium. These tales of theatre life touch and amuse.
Stories by Hong Kong Comedy Fest winner Ashley Strand. A Christmas toilet paper promotion in NYC. A young actor strives to fit into the cut throat world of Sarasota dinner theatre. Brothers fight at the after-party for a children’s musical in Belgium. These tales of theatre life touch and amuse.

FINDING ELIZABETH TAYLOR

leo rising, inc. · Ages 12+ · one person show · United States
From writer/performer Elizabeth Claire Taylor comes a powerful one-woman show about life in the shadow of a legend. Yes, it's been a lot to live up to - the eyes, the men, the diets, the diamonds, the booze. But oh, how she's tried. Outstanding Solo Show winner 2011 Planet Connections Festival NYC.
From writer/performer Elizabeth Claire Taylor comes a powerful one-woman show about life in the shadow of a legend. Yes, it's been a lot to live up to - the eyes, the men, the diets, the diamonds, the booze. But oh, how she's tried. Outstanding Solo Show winner 2011 Planet Connections Festival NYC.

THE BOOBY PRIZE

rant l.a. · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States
In THE BOOBY PRIZE, writer/performer Lizzie Czerner grows tired of playing second banana to her two melons and goes on a quest for love…but she discovers that her “girls” just wanna have fun! Audiences are raving that THE BOOBY PRIZE is “funny, smart, poignant, fearless, and sexy.”
In THE BOOBY PRIZE, writer/performer Lizzie Czerner grows tired of playing second banana to her two melons and goes on a quest for love…but she discovers that her “girls” just wanna have fun! Audiences are raving that THE BOOBY PRIZE is “funny, smart, poignant, fearless, and sexy.”

THE FEVER BY WALLACE SHAWN (UPDATED VERSION)

lighthouse productions · Ages 15+ · one person show · United States
When a well-to-do cosmopolitan is exposed to the turmoil and violence of a revolutionary country, a fever ensues. In this new version, updated by Wallace Shawn in 2012, take a striking look at how someone from the 1% views the world, and what happens when he confronts the morality of his position.
When a well-to-do cosmopolitan is exposed to the turmoil and violence of a revolutionary country, a fever ensues. In this new version, updated by Wallace Shawn in 2012, take a striking look at how someone from the 1% views the world, and what happens when he confronts the morality of his position.

MID LIFE GANGSTER-REDEMPTION SONG

street chameleon productions · Ages 15+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
In this one-man show Evan "Bullet" James shares his arduous journey from dying a cocaine death in a gas station bathroom to redemption with a purpose - "No matter how far down the scale in life I have gone...I now see how those experiences may benefit others".
In this one-man show Evan "Bullet" James shares his arduous journey from dying a cocaine death in a gas station bathroom to redemption with a purpose - "No matter how far down the scale in life I have gone...I now see how those experiences may benefit others".

WHAT I LEARNED FROM PORN

bukkwyd unbound un ltd · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States
Frank Bukkwyd has appeared in over 400 Adult Films and has yet to take off his clothes on camera. What mysteries and secrets will he unveil as he recalls his 15+ years in the Sex Biz? All we know is that he promises to avoid naughty language.
Frank Bukkwyd has appeared in over 400 Adult Films and has yet to take off his clothes on camera. What mysteries and secrets will he unveil as he recalls his 15+ years in the Sex Biz? All we know is that he promises to avoid naughty language.

ORWELLIAN: STARRING LARRY CEDAR

the porters of hellsgate theatre co. · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
Larry Cedar is your guide to the dystopian world of George Orwell via this one-hour adaptation. Through Orwell's literary prism, visit the chaotic kitchens of Down & Out in Paris & London, a barnyard on the brink of creature revolt in Animal Farm, and the futuristic hell that is 1984.
Larry Cedar is your guide to the dystopian world of George Orwell via this one-hour adaptation. Through Orwell's literary prism, visit the chaotic kitchens of Down & Out in Paris & London, a barnyard on the brink of creature revolt in Animal Farm, and the futuristic hell that is 1984.

GRACIE AND ROSE

stars align · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
Gracie and Rose love off the grid and live off the land in 1950's Wyoming - where wild horses run free and appearances are deceiving. Gracie lives as George so she and Rose can be together. Is true love in the body worth the cost of living a lie in the world?
Gracie and Rose love off the grid and live off the land in 1950's Wyoming - where wild horses run free and appearances are deceiving. Gracie lives as George so she and Rose can be together. Is true love in the body worth the cost of living a lie in the world?

STABILIZED NOT CONTROLLED

stage left studio nyc and cheryl king productions · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States
Evil landlord “Killer” Joe and arch nemesis Lorna Breedlove, a rent-stabilized recovering sex addict, battle in this hilariously dark comedy of man's love for his property. An army of stabilized (and recovering) occupants fight for a 5-floor NYC apartment. But ...Leave Manhattan? Not on your life!
Evil landlord “Killer” Joe and arch nemesis Lorna Breedlove, a rent-stabilized recovering sex addict, battle in this hilariously dark comedy of man's love for his property. An army of stabilized (and recovering) occupants fight for a 5-floor NYC apartment. But ...Leave Manhattan? Not on your life!

A MESSAGE FROM A DYING SOLDIER

rabbits 2u productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
This will be a solo performance highlighing the current state of Peace, Freedom, and Liberty in our world, inspired by Tomas Young's final letter to George W. Bush and Dick Cheney. Young is an Iraq Veteran who was injured in 2004 and has decided to end his life.
This will be a solo performance highlighing the current state of Peace, Freedom, and Liberty in our world, inspired by Tomas Young's final letter to George W. Bush and Dick Cheney. Young is an Iraq Veteran who was injured in 2004 and has decided to end his life.

KEENA: UNBRANDED THE SOLO EXPERIENCE

lynchhurt productions & rock my soul productions · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States
KEENA:UNBRANDED is a journey into those rare and significant moments that have shaped her as a person and a performer. Its message to live out loud without accepting the stereotypical branding labels often administered to ones background, personality and success.
KEENA:UNBRANDED is a journey into those rare and significant moments that have shaped her as a person and a performer. Its message to live out loud without accepting the stereotypical branding labels often administered to ones background, personality and success.

DEFINE: DIF-FER-ENT

constant comet productions · Ages 15+ · one person show · United States
Keaton Talmadge (great granddaughter of Buster Keaton) drops the spotlight on a "straight" young woman who unexpectedly falls for- a woman. Preconceived notions, unpredictable love and a killer cat named Sneaky Creeps. Define: different examines what happens when you remove gender from love.
Keaton Talmadge (great granddaughter of Buster Keaton) drops the spotlight on a "straight" young woman who unexpectedly falls for- a woman. Preconceived notions, unpredictable love and a killer cat named Sneaky Creeps. Define: different examines what happens when you remove gender from love.

MY MEATLESS LIFE

ieatgrassdotcom · Ages 13+ · world premiere · one person show · United States
Actor, blogger and Celeb Chef Ayinde delivers a hilarious multimedia tale from his love life, being black and a life long vegan. Yes there will be snacks.
Actor, blogger and Celeb Chef Ayinde delivers a hilarious multimedia tale from his love life, being black and a life long vegan. Yes there will be snacks.

GRANDMOTHERS OF THE UNIVERSE

project sheba · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States
Miri discovers that the answer to what it’s like to be an African American woman can only be explained by experiencing the songs, poetry and stories of her ancestral grandmothers.
Miri discovers that the answer to what it’s like to be an African American woman can only be explained by experiencing the songs, poetry and stories of her ancestral grandmothers.

BABYGIRL: MEDIA-CODEPENDA-LOVA-HOLIC

priscilla belle productions · Ages 8+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · United States
Armed with a remote control that takes us to her Wonder Years and Beyond, Babygirl reminds us that sometimes, we have to press the OFF button to find ourselves. Come join Babygirl on her road to recovery!!! P.S. 2 ENCORE PRESENTATIONS WEDS, JULY 10TH AND 17TH 7:30PM
Armed with a remote control that takes us to her Wonder Years and Beyond, Babygirl reminds us that sometimes, we have to press the OFF button to find ourselves. Come join Babygirl on her road to recovery!!! P.S. 2 ENCORE PRESENTATIONS WEDS, JULY 10TH AND 17TH 7:30PM