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SINK OR SWIM

solo performance · dessert theater · Ages 13+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States of America
What do you do after your dad drops dead at Thanksgiving dinner? In this world premiere dramedy, the creator of the award-winning A HORSE WITH A VIEW flounders through his four stages of grief: Sleep, Research, Baking, and Cardio. In the end, he has to face his ultimate fear: learning to swim.
What do you do after your dad drops dead at Thanksgiving dinner? In this world premiere dramedy, the creator of the award-winning A HORSE WITH A VIEW flounders through his four stages of grief: Sleep, Research, Baking, and Cardio. In the end, he has to face his ultimate fear: learning to swim.

THE DAY I BECAME BLACK

One More Chance · bill posley · Ages 18+ · United States of America
Biracial Bill Posley grew up happily identifying as both black & white. But at 10 yrs old he learns the world does in fact judge a book by it's color, & even though he's half white he's labeled 100% black. Does a young comedian have to get rid of his whiteness, to be the color he's "supposed" to be?
Biracial Bill Posley grew up happily identifying as both black & white. But at 10 yrs old he learns the world does in fact judge a book by it's color, & even though he's half white he's labeled 100% black. Does a young comedian have to get rid of his whiteness, to be the color he's "supposed" to be?

MARON DOLL - SPECIAL ENCORE PERFORMANCE

ezekiel theater company · Ages 12+ · United States of America
One night, after 30 years apart, a daughter returns to her lonely mother. Despite the bitter history between them, the two struggle to mend their bond ridden in the tragic circumstance. Maron Doll explores a difficult relationship and how we can rebuild the bridges we thought were long-since burned.
One night, after 30 years apart, a daughter returns to her lonely mother. Despite the bitter history between them, the two struggle to mend their bond ridden in the tragic circumstance. Maron Doll explores a difficult relationship and how we can rebuild the bridges we thought were long-since burned.

STRONG.

dare to fail productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
There's more to strength than meets the eye. For best friends Tiffany and Molly, an unexpected turn of events causes them to reexamine their definitions. Follow these two women as they navigate the ever-changing tides of friendship and redefine what it means to be strong.
There's more to strength than meets the eye. For best friends Tiffany and Molly, an unexpected turn of events causes them to reexamine their definitions. Follow these two women as they navigate the ever-changing tides of friendship and redefine what it means to be strong.

I DIED TODAY

solo performance · vida-loca · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Jake realizes he died today and tries to figure out if his life mattered and who he ultimately loved
Jake realizes he died today and tries to figure out if his life mattered and who he ultimately loved

THE WOMAN IS PERFECTED

solo performance · independently produced · Ages 17+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
“The Woman Is Perfected” follows the psychological breakdown of a single young woman entangled in abusive relationships and a crippling compulsion to perfect her body through plastic surgery. Written by Ruth Fowler, starring Maliabeth Johnson, and directed by Ryan McRee.
“The Woman Is Perfected” follows the psychological breakdown of a single young woman entangled in abusive relationships and a crippling compulsion to perfect her body through plastic surgery. Written by Ruth Fowler, starring Maliabeth Johnson, and directed by Ryan McRee.

JAKE & THE ANGEL

comedy · thromabone productions · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
Can a Hollywood producer succeed in ending it all without his self-serving, pain in the ass guardian angel getting in the way?
Can a Hollywood producer succeed in ending it all without his self-serving, pain in the ass guardian angel getting in the way?

HOUSES WITHOUT WALLS

manigua productions · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States of America
Two generations of women cope with motherhood and madness in the aftermath of Fidel Castro’s revolution. Torn between historical and personal traumas, love and resentment for their missing daughters, Candela and Gloria can’t forget—if anything, they remember too much.
Two generations of women cope with motherhood and madness in the aftermath of Fidel Castro’s revolution. Torn between historical and personal traumas, love and resentment for their missing daughters, Candela and Gloria can’t forget—if anything, they remember too much.

A BEAST/A BURDEN

glass half productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
Before Chris Burden became known to millions with his "Urban Lights" exhibit at LACMA, he spent his early years as the most controversial and subversive performance artist in the United States, putting himself and others in uncomfortable and sometimes dangerous situations for his art.
Before Chris Burden became known to millions with his "Urban Lights" exhibit at LACMA, he spent his early years as the most controversial and subversive performance artist in the United States, putting himself and others in uncomfortable and sometimes dangerous situations for his art.

VIXEN DEVILLE REVEALED

vixen deville · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · world premiere · one person show · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Burlesque, Circus, Magic, Comedy...and a few home truths! British actress Cat LaCohie reveals the truth behind her multi-talented Burlesque persona ‘Vixen DeVille”. A show guaranteed to leave you entertained and inspired.
Burlesque, Circus, Magic, Comedy...and a few home truths! British actress Cat LaCohie reveals the truth behind her multi-talented Burlesque persona ‘Vixen DeVille”. A show guaranteed to leave you entertained and inspired.

TROJAN WOMEN

ensemble theatre · project nongenue · Ages 15+ · family friendly · United States of America
In perhaps the first recorded piece of theater in the western canon that passes the Bechdel test, Euripdes tells a story of women stronger than Gods. Using movement, language, and contemporary vision, Project Nongenue’s Trojan Women tackles building community in times of violence.
In perhaps the first recorded piece of theater in the western canon that passes the Bechdel test, Euripdes tells a story of women stronger than Gods. Using movement, language, and contemporary vision, Project Nongenue’s Trojan Women tackles building community in times of violence.

LAST CHRISTMAS

ensemble theatre · fringe management and combined artform · Ages 14+ · one person show · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
HOLLYWOOD ENCORE PRODUCERS' AWARD Winner, tvolution.com Gold Medal Winner and #SeeItLA. Added show this Friday, June 29 @ 8:30 p.m. West Coast Premiere of the Edinburgh Fringe hit (**** The Scotsman).
HOLLYWOOD ENCORE PRODUCERS' AWARD Winner, tvolution.com Gold Medal Winner and #SeeItLA. Added show this Friday, June 29 @ 8:30 p.m. West Coast Premiere of the Edinburgh Fringe hit (**** The Scotsman).

STAGES: GIRL MEETS BOY, BOY MEETS BOY, GIRL MEETS DRINK

solo performance · mccoy rigby entertainment/emily goglia · Ages 21+ · one person show · United States of America
Girl meets Boy. Boy meets Boy. Girl meets Drink. Join Emily on her hilarious quest to re-calibrate her fractured psyche after being face-slammed by a previously hidden closet door--suddenly thrown open by her boyfriend!
Girl meets Boy. Boy meets Boy. Girl meets Drink. Join Emily on her hilarious quest to re-calibrate her fractured psyche after being face-slammed by a previously hidden closet door--suddenly thrown open by her boyfriend!

BLACK WHEN I WAS A BOY

solo performance · seeker · Ages 12+ · one person show · United States of America
Powerful account of a journey from naiveté to nuanced understanding, all through the body of a black boy.
Powerful account of a journey from naiveté to nuanced understanding, all through the body of a black boy.

ECHOES

fringe management · Ages 14+ · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
BEST OF BROADWATER Award and Best International and Inkwell Theater Playwright Promise Nominee! Two added shows Friday June 29 at 9:30 p.m. and Sunday July 1 at 7:00 p.m.! An important and timely drama, by acclaimed UK playwright Henry Naylor.
BEST OF BROADWATER Award and Best International and Inkwell Theater Playwright Promise Nominee! Two added shows Friday June 29 at 9:30 p.m. and Sunday July 1 at 7:00 p.m.! An important and timely drama, by acclaimed UK playwright Henry Naylor.

To Richard!

A world premiere from Hollywood and Edinburgh Fringe award winner Jessica Durdock Moreno. A white lady and a Latino man cross paths in the woods of Connecticut. Chaos ensues. Hilarity abounds. There may be hugging. Discount code HUG for $10 tickets.

Walking on Eggshells in Stilettos

Walking On Eggshells In Stilettos: A dark comedy about bipolar disorder & child abuse. With characters, multimedia, physical comedy, we journey with Ann-Marie as she steps out of negative patterns into her own power, self love & some sexy stilettos!

Jessie's Messy Mind

As an artist living with schizo-affective, Jessie reveals mental difference in a refreshing new way. With original music, hilarious alternate personalities and a look inside a true manic episode, you'll see crazy like you've never seen it before.

Anna St. Hesia Dreams

Anna is trapped in an anesthesia-related coma. Her only way out is to sink deeper into fantasy – a dark fairytale where people weave dreams into tourist destinations.