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THE RHYTHM OF MOURNING

Drama · bethesda repertory theatre · Ages 18+ · United States of America
After the loss of her only brother, a grieving young woman returns to her beloved dance space in order to find any chance of acceptance and hope of moving forward.
After the loss of her only brother, a grieving young woman returns to her beloved dance space in order to find any chance of acceptance and hope of moving forward.

HIPPOPOTOMONSTROSESQUIPPEDALIOPHOBIA

Two Person Show · n/a · Ages 16+ · United States of America
Hairstylist Nora brings her best friend, Elle, to her salon for a haircut. Unfortunately, Elle’s all-encompassing anxiety leaves her unwilling to sit in the chair. Quickly devolving into a scene of catastrophizing, this is an often serious, sometimes silly play about friendship, trust, and growth.
Hairstylist Nora brings her best friend, Elle, to her salon for a haircut. Unfortunately, Elle’s all-encompassing anxiety leaves her unwilling to sit in the chair. Quickly devolving into a scene of catastrophizing, this is an often serious, sometimes silly play about friendship, trust, and growth.

OLIVIA ATWOOD: FAKING IT

Comedy · olivia atwood · Ages 12+ · United States of America
Liv goes on an undercover mission, evaluating New York City hospitals. She’s super not supposed to talk about it. Does doing a show about it count? Shhh. "Standout comedic timing" —TimeOut NY; Two sizzling Off-Broadway runs.
Liv goes on an undercover mission, evaluating New York City hospitals. She’s super not supposed to talk about it. Does doing a show about it count? Shhh. "Standout comedic timing" —TimeOut NY; Two sizzling Off-Broadway runs.

KING NIGEL'S NERVOUS BREAKDOWN

Solo Show · muse & ire · Ages 15+ · United States of America
New York City, 1981: Post-punk singer King Nigel fights to maintain her sense of identity as her psychiatric captors determine whether or not she is fit to re-enter public life.
New York City, 1981: Post-punk singer King Nigel fights to maintain her sense of identity as her psychiatric captors determine whether or not she is fit to re-enter public life.

NOW WHAT?: COSMIC FAIRY TALES OF MIDLIFE IN LOS ANGELES

Comedy · kerry stranman · Ages 21+ · United States of America
It's adult story time! This is your over 40-friendly Fringe show! Semi-unbelievable true tales told by a midlife lady in Los Angeles following the breadcrumbs of the universe on a quest for joy (and maybe even a second act). Cosmic fairy tales of burlesque, comedy and surviving "the change".
It's adult story time! This is your over 40-friendly Fringe show! Semi-unbelievable true tales told by a midlife lady in Los Angeles following the breadcrumbs of the universe on a quest for joy (and maybe even a second act). Cosmic fairy tales of burlesque, comedy and surviving "the change".

THE HEAVENS' FAVORITE MURDERESS

Drama · stage hungry · Ages 10+ · United States of America
As a modern adaptation of the Greek Tragedy Medea, this immersive experience is meant to push the boundaries of comfort as the audience experiences this gripping story of a mother abandoned, a wife rejected, and the lengths a woman scorned will go to for justice.
As a modern adaptation of the Greek Tragedy Medea, this immersive experience is meant to push the boundaries of comfort as the audience experiences this gripping story of a mother abandoned, a wife rejected, and the lengths a woman scorned will go to for justice.

DRIP

Dance & Physical Theatre · drip productions · Ages 18+ · United States of America
A nonlinear performance piece exploring the body and psyche's response to trauma and memories. Drip uses movement to explore the mind of one girl and the relationships throughout her life while tackling themes related to sex work, assault, family dynamics, and mental health.
A nonlinear performance piece exploring the body and psyche's response to trauma and memories. Drip uses movement to explore the mind of one girl and the relationships throughout her life while tackling themes related to sex work, assault, family dynamics, and mental health.

SHAKESPEARE... IN VEGAS

Comedy · north hollywoodland productions · Ages 13+ · 90 mins · United States of America
Margot is a talented but disgruntled actress, and ready to escape the soul-crushing slog of off-ooffff-Broadway Shakespeare. So when a sycophantic mystery-man invites her to perform an entire season of dream roles, it's an offer she can't refuse. The house may always win, but the show must go on.
Margot is a talented but disgruntled actress, and ready to escape the soul-crushing slog of off-ooffff-Broadway Shakespeare. So when a sycophantic mystery-man invites her to perform an entire season of dream roles, it's an offer she can't refuse. The house may always win, but the show must go on.

IRONY OF WAR

Solo Show · nicole meier · Ages 18+ · Germany
A german woman dealing with the ancestral guilt & trauma of WWII.
A german woman dealing with the ancestral guilt & trauma of WWII.

QUEEN BEE

Comedy · queen bee · Ages 16+ · United States of America
A satirical retelling of Lord of the Flies. Except it's five 12 year old girls. And they are in a middle school classroom. Alone. And a school wide lockdown has just been announced. Sorting through this dilemma together, they do so the only way preteen girls know how to.
A satirical retelling of Lord of the Flies. Except it's five 12 year old girls. And they are in a middle school classroom. Alone. And a school wide lockdown has just been announced. Sorting through this dilemma together, they do so the only way preteen girls know how to.

IN FOR A PENNY

Drama · central city productions · Ages 17+ · United States of America
Feminist, funny, and dark as f*ck. A time smashing thriller that's hot on the trail of the ultimate cold case. When a present day forensic criminologist finds himself at the scene of Jack the Ripper's first murder, he grabs the chance to catch the original serial killer.
Feminist, funny, and dark as f*ck. A time smashing thriller that's hot on the trail of the ultimate cold case. When a present day forensic criminologist finds himself at the scene of Jack the Ripper's first murder, he grabs the chance to catch the original serial killer.

THE CRISIS

Comedy · yuck it up, inc. · Ages 32+ · United States of America
The Crisis is about two friends who come apart at the seams (and at each other) over the course of their big show debut! Featuring Dione Kuraoka, Kami Dimitrova, and Lane Koivu as a hapless janitor with his own showbiz dreams, The Crisis is a show that celebrates the joy and mess of being an artist.
The Crisis is about two friends who come apart at the seams (and at each other) over the course of their big show debut! Featuring Dione Kuraoka, Kami Dimitrova, and Lane Koivu as a hapless janitor with his own showbiz dreams, The Crisis is a show that celebrates the joy and mess of being an artist.