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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.

VOICE FROM THE VILLAGE: A PLAY ABOUT PLAYWRIGHT LYNN MANNING

ensemble theatre · dramastage-qumran · Ages 10+ · world premiere · United States of America
NEW PLAY ABOUT PLAYWRIGHT LYNN MANNING “Voice from the Village’” written and directed by Melvin Ishmael Johnson is based upon one of Los Angeles greatest playwrights, Lynn Manning and his in real time visit to Skid Row Studios.
NEW PLAY ABOUT PLAYWRIGHT LYNN MANNING “Voice from the Village’” written and directed by Melvin Ishmael Johnson is based upon one of Los Angeles greatest playwrights, Lynn Manning and his in real time visit to Skid Row Studios.

IN CONCLUSION:

ensemble theatre · the puckwit gang · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 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?

CRACK WHORE, BULIMIC, GIRL-NEXT-DOOR

roadkill productions · Ages 14+ · United States of America
A painfully funny look at body image, addiction, and the obsession with fitting into society’s ideal of beauty and thinness. A comedic romp through depression, eating disorders and self-loathing!
A painfully funny look at body image, addiction, and the obsession with fitting into society’s ideal of beauty and thinness. A comedic romp through depression, eating disorders and self-loathing!

HADDON PARK

ensemble theatre · haddon park project · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States of America
When his five year old nephew carelessly hurls a racial epithet at his partner, a man sets fire to his relationship with his sister, setting into motion a series of events that have tragic consequences for both of their families.
When his five year old nephew carelessly hurls a racial epithet at his partner, a man sets fire to his relationship with his sister, setting into motion a series of events that have tragic consequences for both of their families.

GREENWOOD 1964

ensemble theatre · tubeman productions · Ages 8+ · United States of America
A powerful show which takes us into an actual trip made by Sidney Poitier and Harry Belafonte to the racially charged segregated deep south of Mississippi. This brilliantly crafted fictional debate eloquently explores the individual approaches on how to achieve liberation for people of color.
A powerful show which takes us into an actual trip made by Sidney Poitier and Harry Belafonte to the racially charged segregated deep south of Mississippi. This brilliantly crafted fictional debate eloquently explores the individual approaches on how to achieve liberation for people of color.

BLINDSIDED

solo performance · ask flash productions · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
Blindsided is a one woman show about friendship, loss, and...a talking dog.
Blindsided is a one woman show about friendship, loss, and...a talking dog.

YA BASTA: TIME'S BEEN UP

ensemble theatre · ya basta theater company · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
From the “Justice for Janitors Campaign” in the 1990s to “End Rape on the Night Shift” in 2016, YA BASTA: TIME’S BEEN UP tells the story of the trials and triumphs of immigrant janitor’s lucha (fight) to end rape on the night shift while resisting to no longer be invisible in the workplace.
From the “Justice for Janitors Campaign” in the 1990s to “End Rape on the Night Shift” in 2016, YA BASTA: TIME’S BEEN UP tells the story of the trials and triumphs of immigrant janitor’s lucha (fight) to end rape on the night shift while resisting to no longer be invisible in the workplace.

START SWIMMING

indomitus theatre · Ages 15+ · flashing lights · Canada
Do young people have the power to create change? How do they fight unseen powers that manipulate their fear when the rules keep changing? With Pavlovian consequences & Orwellian overtones, this play questions authority & the definition of freedom, while exploring the journey of revolution.
Do young people have the power to create change? How do they fight unseen powers that manipulate their fear when the rules keep changing? With Pavlovian consequences & Orwellian overtones, this play questions authority & the definition of freedom, while exploring the journey of revolution.

ASK A BLACK WOMAN

Solo Show · mouthpeace entertainment · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
People of different races have been asking a Black Woman named Shanara, all kinds of questions on the streets of L.A. for the past 2 years, on her “Ask A Black Woman” YouTube series. This is a theatrical & poetic response with provocative accounts of living Black in America.
People of different races have been asking a Black Woman named Shanara, all kinds of questions on the streets of L.A. for the past 2 years, on her “Ask A Black Woman” YouTube series. This is a theatrical & poetic response with provocative accounts of living Black in America.

THE BULLY PROBLEM

new musicals inc · Ages 10+ · family friendly · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
Bullies. Nerds. Semi-functional robots. A schoolwide rebellion. An all-ages musical adventure from the author of A Feast of Snacks (HFF 2016 nominee for Best Musical) and co-author of Super Sidekick: The Musical (award-winner at both Hollywood and NY Fringes). Developed by New Musicals Inc.
Bullies. Nerds. Semi-functional robots. A schoolwide rebellion. An all-ages musical adventure from the author of A Feast of Snacks (HFF 2016 nominee for Best Musical) and co-author of Super Sidekick: The Musical (award-winner at both Hollywood and NY Fringes). Developed by New Musicals Inc.

PAPER TRAILS

ensemble theatre · off the page productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
WINNER - THE ENCORE! PRODUCERS' AWARD | Hard as we try to bury the truth… sometimes it emerges in unexpected ways. Three funny and poignant short plays explore the records we keep and the stories they tell.
WINNER - THE ENCORE! PRODUCERS' AWARD | Hard as we try to bury the truth… sometimes it emerges in unexpected ways. Three funny and poignant short plays explore the records we keep and the stories they tell.

CLEMENTINE

solo performance · april wish · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
CLEMENTINE explores the pressures and the promises of motherhood, balancing tender moments with hilarious anecdotes. Wish celebrates the connection between generations and the exhilaration of parenthood. It is a love letter to her daughter, Clementine, as well as to the little girl she used to be.
CLEMENTINE explores the pressures and the promises of motherhood, balancing tender moments with hilarious anecdotes. Wish celebrates the connection between generations and the exhilaration of parenthood. It is a love letter to her daughter, Clementine, as well as to the little girl she used to be.

FLIGHTS OF FANCY

comedy · firefly theatre group · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States of America
Imagination or reality? Elegant stagecraft or just, well… Complications?
Imagination or reality? Elegant stagecraft or just, well… Complications?

ASSMONKEY

comedy · sophia del pizzo · Ages 15+ · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
An interactive honest & comedy about drugs, anxiety & wanking. Written/performed by Sophia Del Pizzo, directed by & featuring Jimmi Simpson. ★★★★ "Del Pizzo is in equal parts stand-up, motivational speaker, songwriter, impressionist, character actor & more in this rainbow-carousel of a show"
An interactive honest & comedy about drugs, anxiety & wanking. Written/performed by Sophia Del Pizzo, directed by & featuring Jimmi Simpson. ★★★★ "Del Pizzo is in equal parts stand-up, motivational speaker, songwriter, impressionist, character actor & more in this rainbow-carousel of a show"