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QUICKSAND

Solo Show · heather fink · Ages 13+ · 1hr · United States of America
After comedian/filmmaker Heather Fink’s dad suffers a paralyzing stroke, she struggles to pull herself up from sinking. From caregiving to death and the midlife crisis, QUICKSAND is a storytelling and clown exploration of the realest sh*t we face.
After comedian/filmmaker Heather Fink’s dad suffers a paralyzing stroke, she struggles to pull herself up from sinking. From caregiving to death and the midlife crisis, QUICKSAND is a storytelling and clown exploration of the realest sh*t we face.

I WON'T TELL

Two Person Show · university of north carolina school of the arts students · Ages 12+ · United States of America
It’s 1543. A Portuguese ship sets sail with goods from Japan. Kira, a Japanese girl, is isolated on the ship and discovered by the naive Portuguese, Maria. A complicated historial feud is distilled through the two young girls. Can we find a sense of home within the people we’re trained to oppose?
It’s 1543. A Portuguese ship sets sail with goods from Japan. Kira, a Japanese girl, is isolated on the ship and discovered by the naive Portuguese, Maria. A complicated historial feud is distilled through the two young girls. Can we find a sense of home within the people we’re trained to oppose?

GRIEF BOX

Solo Show · self produced · Ages 13+ · 45 mins · United States of America
Australia’s preeminent grief expert, Dr. Adelaide Graves, has arrived in the US to present her revolutionary product: "Grief Box!" Grief Box is a satirical hybrid of QVC presentation and a TED talk that explores the intersection of our too-human love of “life hacks'' and the allure of capitalism.
Australia’s preeminent grief expert, Dr. Adelaide Graves, has arrived in the US to present her revolutionary product: "Grief Box!" Grief Box is a satirical hybrid of QVC presentation and a TED talk that explores the intersection of our too-human love of “life hacks'' and the allure of capitalism.

THE RHYTHM OF MOURNING

Drama · bethesda repertory theatre · Ages 10+ · 90 mins · United States of America
A young woman is grappling with a major loss. Seeking solace and a path forward, she immerses herself in her beloved dance space. Unbeknownst to her, she is not alone.
A young woman is grappling with a major loss. Seeking solace and a path forward, she immerses herself in her beloved dance space. Unbeknownst to her, she is not alone.

GOING AT IT SOLO

Solo Show · chola vision productions · Ages 16+ · 90 mins · United States of America
The No Fronts Actors Workshop Solo Performance students will be presenting their culminating solo performance project as a workshop presentation at the Hollywood Fringe Festival
The No Fronts Actors Workshop Solo Performance students will be presenting their culminating solo performance project as a workshop presentation at the Hollywood Fringe Festival

LINES

Drama · stone fruit arts · Ages 13+ · 80 mins · United States of America
A meta-comedy about life, death, family, and the creative process with cheeky irreverence and frank sincerity.
A meta-comedy about life, death, family, and the creative process with cheeky irreverence and frank sincerity.

SILHOUETTES OF SCARLET: A HIP-HOP MUSICAL

Musicals & Operas · independent · Ages 13+ · 1hr · United States of America
James, a young artist succumbs to vices enmeshing the sudden loss of his father, Lanair, with the loss of an abusive relationship with his former partner, Scarlet. Will James be able to find a way out of mental purgatory and develop tools to co-exist with his losses or become over-shadowed by grief?
James, a young artist succumbs to vices enmeshing the sudden loss of his father, Lanair, with the loss of an abusive relationship with his former partner, Scarlet. Will James be able to find a way out of mental purgatory and develop tools to co-exist with his losses or become over-shadowed by grief?

OUR AMERICAN TRAGEDY

Drama · sunny gingham · Ages 13+ · United States of America
Pulling the curtain back on one of America's greatest tragedies, discover the untold stories of those backstage during the Lincoln assassination. In the hours following Booth's escape, actors and crew behind the scenes are left to wonder: who knew, who lied, and who took the truth to their graves?
Pulling the curtain back on one of America's greatest tragedies, discover the untold stories of those backstage during the Lincoln assassination. In the hours following Booth's escape, actors and crew behind the scenes are left to wonder: who knew, who lied, and who took the truth to their graves?

SUNKEN

Drama · ugly tuna ensemble · Ages 15+ · United States of America
A ship navigated by children in purgatory, a sanctuary for parents who lost their children due to murder; "Sunken" is a whimsical original play that travels between these two worlds and investigates and honors death, grief, anger, all the ugliness within every beautiful human.
A ship navigated by children in purgatory, a sanctuary for parents who lost their children due to murder; "Sunken" is a whimsical original play that travels between these two worlds and investigates and honors death, grief, anger, all the ugliness within every beautiful human.

MERCY

Drama · reverse image media ltd · Ages 14+ · 90 mins · United States of America
When Amireh, the matriarch of a British-Iranian family goes missing her husband and adult children are thrust into an offbeat spiritual journey that forces them to contend with secrets, infidelity, new age death ceremonies, a police investigation and the psychedelic drug DMT.
When Amireh, the matriarch of a British-Iranian family goes missing her husband and adult children are thrust into an offbeat spiritual journey that forces them to contend with secrets, infidelity, new age death ceremonies, a police investigation and the psychedelic drug DMT.

SARDINES: A COMEDY ABOUT DEATH [WORK-IN-PROGRESS]

Comedy · otters holding hands · Ages 14+ · 50 mins · United States of America
Chris Grace presents a work-in-progress of his newest show, exploring the impact that death and grief has had on his life and attempts to answer the great existential questions: Why are we here? What is the point? Why should we even bother? And would Dr Ruth have liked the last episode of Seinfeld?
Chris Grace presents a work-in-progress of his newest show, exploring the impact that death and grief has had on his life and attempts to answer the great existential questions: Why are we here? What is the point? Why should we even bother? And would Dr Ruth have liked the last episode of Seinfeld?

I'LL BE WITH YOU IN A MINUTE

Drama · natalie grove · Ages 16+ · United States of America
My mom just moved into Memory Care. She’s 58. I don’t use the word Alzheimer’s, I say “dementia.” Less scary, right?
My mom just moved into Memory Care. She’s 58. I don’t use the word Alzheimer’s, I say “dementia.” Less scary, right?

MAYBE I'LL PLANT MY STORIES

Drama · septentrional studios · Ages 15+ · 2hrs · United States of America
Malum has just died. Guided by Death and its Hands, she will have to go through her core memories to determine if she is worthy of going to heaven or hell. How will a daydreamer react when confronted to the reality of her actions and their consequences?
Malum has just died. Guided by Death and its Hands, she will have to go through her core memories to determine if she is worthy of going to heaven or hell. How will a daydreamer react when confronted to the reality of her actions and their consequences?

THE DEATH OF THE SWAN

Dance & Physical Theatre · devil's dice productions · Ages 13+ · 45 mins · United States of America
Experience the incomparable mind of Anna Pavlova, the 20th century's most beloved ballerina, as she grapples with what it means to leave a legacy behind in the face of Death itself.
Experience the incomparable mind of Anna Pavlova, the 20th century's most beloved ballerina, as she grapples with what it means to leave a legacy behind in the face of Death itself.

GET IT TOGETHER

Solo Show · self-produced · Ages 16+ · 2hrs · United States of America
Follow Marlena McHenry's drag persona, Mercutia Falstaff, in an exploration of loneliness, guilt, fear, and love. Through the characters he plays, watch Mercutia be forced to grapple with his own reality in the face of grief. Expect four characters, two hours, and one fabulous mustache.
Follow Marlena McHenry's drag persona, Mercutia Falstaff, in an exploration of loneliness, guilt, fear, and love. Through the characters he plays, watch Mercutia be forced to grapple with his own reality in the face of grief. Expect four characters, two hours, and one fabulous mustache.