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ARISTOPHANES' THE BIRDS

ensemble theatre · sacred fools theater company · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
When the world has gone to the birds, the cuckoo is king. An ensemble devised project based on Aristophanes' The Birds.
When the world has gone to the birds, the cuckoo is king. An ensemble devised project based on Aristophanes' The Birds.

GIRL FROM SCHENECTADY

ayo majek · Ages 15+ · one person show · United States of America
A story about a 38 year old Nigerian Woman from Schenectady New York who is still a Virgin. Her story begins with her Journey to finding True Love. However, her plan is to Lose her Virginity before she turns 40. Selected as an Honorable Mention for HFF2019.
A story about a 38 year old Nigerian Woman from Schenectady New York who is still a Virgin. Her story begins with her Journey to finding True Love. However, her plan is to Lose her Virginity before she turns 40. Selected as an Honorable Mention for HFF2019.

2 FOR 1

solo performance · brown hill productionz · Ages 12+ · one person show · United States of America
2 FOR 1: Two hilarious one woman shows — for the price (and time) of one! Double the self-indulgence! Double the breakdowns! And twice you’ll ask — Is she ok? That's 2 FOR 1 on: Bellydance! Mild nudity! Sexualized dogs! Puppets! Ballet! Whipping! Eleganza! And NO safe words!
2 FOR 1: Two hilarious one woman shows — for the price (and time) of one! Double the self-indulgence! Double the breakdowns! And twice you’ll ask — Is she ok? That's 2 FOR 1 on: Bellydance! Mild nudity! Sexualized dogs! Puppets! Ballet! Whipping! Eleganza! And NO safe words!

STRANGER THINGS 2: THE MUSICAL TRIBUTE

musicals and operas · good shows · Ages 13+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States of America
Before Stranger Things 3 premieres on July 4th, come see the sequel to the show that had a sold-out run at El Cid. Featuring 13 original songs (inspired by the sound of '84, from Van Halen to Prince to Run-DMC) and 21 characters, starring StarKid's Robert Manion.
Before Stranger Things 3 premieres on July 4th, come see the sequel to the show that had a sold-out run at El Cid. Featuring 13 original songs (inspired by the sound of '84, from Van Halen to Prince to Run-DMC) and 21 characters, starring StarKid's Robert Manion.

#CANCELLED

comedy · frankie maclaughlin · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
Staying relevant is a full-time job in the year of our lord 2019, and the last thing you want to be is #Cancelled. A washed up child star. An up-and-coming music producer. An “influencer-by-accident”. What do they have in common? An internet scandal big enough to break them.
Staying relevant is a full-time job in the year of our lord 2019, and the last thing you want to be is #Cancelled. A washed up child star. An up-and-coming music producer. An “influencer-by-accident”. What do they have in common? An internet scandal big enough to break them.

TOBINCON

solo performance · tobin mitnick · Ages 13+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Tobin Mitnick dives into the grotesque and hilarious world of online grifters and con men with sketch and stand-up in order to show us that the game may have changed, but the players are all still here. But the show grows darker as Mitnick answers a lingering question: can you con yourself?
Tobin Mitnick dives into the grotesque and hilarious world of online grifters and con men with sketch and stand-up in order to show us that the game may have changed, but the players are all still here. But the show grows darker as Mitnick answers a lingering question: can you con yourself?

EXTRAORDINARY

solo performance · chambers stevens · Ages 14+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
This one person comedy about a girl who is ExtraOrdinary. Meaning she is ‘extra’ ordinary. She doesn’t stand out in a crowd, in her family, at school or even on stage. But that’s what she loves – the stage! This comedy follows her life in the theater starting out in kindergarten.
This one person comedy about a girl who is ExtraOrdinary. Meaning she is ‘extra’ ordinary. She doesn’t stand out in a crowd, in her family, at school or even on stage. But that’s what she loves – the stage! This comedy follows her life in the theater starting out in kindergarten.

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.

SWIPE RIGHT: THE MUSICAL

musicals and operas · hannah rae dillon · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
Swipe Right: The Musical follows the rise and fall of one lackluster Tinder date-- and sets it to song! "Better than the last 5 dates I've been on!" raves Single Person Aged 25-35. Guaranteed to make you laugh out loud and then question all your life choices.
Swipe Right: The Musical follows the rise and fall of one lackluster Tinder date-- and sets it to song! "Better than the last 5 dates I've been on!" raves Single Person Aged 25-35. Guaranteed to make you laugh out loud and then question all your life choices.

IT TAKES TWO: MUSICAL IMPROV WITH PEARCY & BYRNES

cabaret & variety · dancy pants entertainment, inc. · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
"It Takes Two"- Ryan Harvey Pearcy and Darcy Rose Byrnes perform an improvised musical for you on the spot
"It Takes Two"- Ryan Harvey Pearcy and Darcy Rose Byrnes perform an improvised musical for you on the spot

MR. YUNIOSHI

solo performance · some sort of show · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
Mr. Yunioshi is a solo performance piece that follows actor Mickey Rooney as he attempts to create his character for Breakfast at Tiffany's. Written and performed by J. Elijah Cho. Directed by Joe Wagner.
Mr. Yunioshi is a solo performance piece that follows actor Mickey Rooney as he attempts to create his character for Breakfast at Tiffany's. Written and performed by J. Elijah Cho. Directed by Joe Wagner.

TOWN BRAWL

immersive theatre · your neighbors · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
Inspired by the outrageous stories found on Nextdoor.com, Town Brawl is your chance to witness petty and absurd neighborly drama being settled in a no holds barred town hall meeting. If you hate your neighbors, you'll love our show.
Inspired by the outrageous stories found on Nextdoor.com, Town Brawl is your chance to witness petty and absurd neighborly drama being settled in a no holds barred town hall meeting. If you hate your neighbors, you'll love our show.

FERTILE.

solo performance · jasminelou productions, inc. · Ages 14+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
A Conversation About the Expectation of Procreation: Jenny is running out of time to get pregnant. She takes action to fix "the problem," but runs into a whirlwind of opinions from friends, doctors, a beloved neighbor - even God. Ultimately, Jenny must look within to define FERTILE.
A Conversation About the Expectation of Procreation: Jenny is running out of time to get pregnant. She takes action to fix "the problem," but runs into a whirlwind of opinions from friends, doctors, a beloved neighbor - even God. Ultimately, Jenny must look within to define FERTILE.

SQUEEZE MY CANS

solo performance · cathy schenkelberg · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
Squeeze My Cans is back for the final run in LA.A true journey in to and out of Scientology through the rabbit hole of this infamous cult, representing an everyday woman’s story of a young adult searching for her place and purpose in life which is moving, hilarious, heart-breaking and redemptive.
Squeeze My Cans is back for the final run in LA.A true journey in to and out of Scientology through the rabbit hole of this infamous cult, representing an everyday woman’s story of a young adult searching for her place and purpose in life which is moving, hilarious, heart-breaking and redemptive.

SINS

Immersive & Games · william s. thompson · Ages 17+ · United States of America
Can we ever stop paying for the past? Can the person we want to be ever escape the person we are now and were then? What price must be paid for not only our own crimes, but those of people close to us? Sins is a frank look at what we all deal with when we cannot overcome our own failings.
Can we ever stop paying for the past? Can the person we want to be ever escape the person we are now and were then? What price must be paid for not only our own crimes, but those of people close to us? Sins is a frank look at what we all deal with when we cannot overcome our own failings.