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Drama · loch lyle music publishing & muse picholine media in association with fringe management · Ages 13+ · United States of America
After 30 years, the Renowned String Quartet loses a founding member. To honor their pact, the remaining members agree to part. Their manager, however, fights to keep them together. Will his impulsive solution break them up for good?
After 30 years, the Renowned String Quartet loses a founding member. To honor their pact, the remaining members agree to part. Their manager, however, fights to keep them together. Will his impulsive solution break them up for good?

THINGS TO AVOID IN A EULOGY

Drama · gray area productions · Ages 17+ · United States of America
Living in solitude with inoperable stage four cancer, Sandra hires Jill, a young woman still finding her way in the world, to be her short-term caregiver and companion. The two women must put aside their differences and find common ground as they navigate the inevitable end of a human life.
Living in solitude with inoperable stage four cancer, Sandra hires Jill, a young woman still finding her way in the world, to be her short-term caregiver and companion. The two women must put aside their differences and find common ground as they navigate the inevitable end of a human life.

ENCORE RECIPIENT: THE KING & I, AND PAUL

Comedy · sunny gingham · Ages 13+ · United States of America
Exhausted from moving, Susan and Paul bicker their way into farcical pandemonium when Paul discovers Susan’s best kept secret hidden among newspapers and packing peanuts. The surprise we didn’t expect? It becoming Paul's secret too. Can they piece it back together before the truth comes out?
Exhausted from moving, Susan and Paul bicker their way into farcical pandemonium when Paul discovers Susan’s best kept secret hidden among newspapers and packing peanuts. The surprise we didn’t expect? It becoming Paul's secret too. Can they piece it back together before the truth comes out?

SHROOMBODY TO LOVE

Comedy · a sure thang production · Ages 16+ · United States of America
What happens when two mushroom hunters meet in in the wood? What sounds like a joke turns in to one of the most romantic plays of this year’s Fringe festival. You see everyone needs Shroombody to Love! Warning! (The music in this production is written by real mushrooms)
What happens when two mushroom hunters meet in in the wood? What sounds like a joke turns in to one of the most romantic plays of this year’s Fringe festival. You see everyone needs Shroombody to Love! Warning! (The music in this production is written by real mushrooms)

THE NETHER

veil theatre company · Ages 16+ · United States of America
In the near future, adults can log into The Nether, able to live in the fantasy world of their choice. When a young detective discovers a disturbing Victorian-era “Hideaway”, the line between reality and imagination dissolves.
In the near future, adults can log into The Nether, able to live in the fantasy world of their choice. When a young detective discovers a disturbing Victorian-era “Hideaway”, the line between reality and imagination dissolves.

IS KRISHNA THERE? A BEGUM AKHTAR STORY

Solo Show · the fighting soprano productions · Ages 14+ · United States of America
"Is Krishna There?" is a love letter to my Indian haritage. When I first discovered Begum Akhtar, I was surprised that her legacy was almost invisible after her death as compared to her life. Consider this exploration, "Truman Show" meets "Never Have I Ever".
"Is Krishna There?" is a love letter to my Indian haritage. When I first discovered Begum Akhtar, I was surprised that her legacy was almost invisible after her death as compared to her life. Consider this exploration, "Truman Show" meets "Never Have I Ever".

MY WOMB

Solo Show · the hall theater · Ages 16+ · United States of America
In my WOMB, we meet O as she prepares for birth and death and confronts the reality that in the American healthcare system, advocating for oneself is a high-stakes maneuver: "The message is clear: if you want to live, you need to save your own life."
In my WOMB, we meet O as she prepares for birth and death and confronts the reality that in the American healthcare system, advocating for oneself is a high-stakes maneuver: "The message is clear: if you want to live, you need to save your own life."

SCHOOL FOR LOVE

Cabaret & Variety · casper and pam · Ages 21+ · United States of America
Combining several musical theatre and pop/rock songs, School for Love tells the story of a professor going through a nasty divorce and finding it difficult to teach about love under the circumstances while her students find themselves in an unexpected love triangle.
Combining several musical theatre and pop/rock songs, School for Love tells the story of a professor going through a nasty divorce and finding it difficult to teach about love under the circumstances while her students find themselves in an unexpected love triangle.

HOW TO BE AN ENDING

Solo Show · theater gum · Ages 16+ · United States of America
Everyone is busy—and everyone can’t seem to see Matthew, until it’s too late. There is something in the walls here—something in the buildings and the yards and the trains. Something in the way they look at each other, something in the way they want. And run. And everyone is running from Matthew.
Everyone is busy—and everyone can’t seem to see Matthew, until it’s too late. There is something in the walls here—something in the buildings and the yards and the trains. Something in the way they look at each other, something in the way they want. And run. And everyone is running from Matthew.

DREAM BIG

Drama · oh, sally productions · Ages 18+ · United States of America
In this dark-comedy drama, a middle-aged woman, who feels she's failed at her life dreams, arranges a one-night stand before carrying out her final exit plan, only to discover the young gigolo she's hired shares the same disillusionments as she does.
In this dark-comedy drama, a middle-aged woman, who feels she's failed at her life dreams, arranges a one-night stand before carrying out her final exit plan, only to discover the young gigolo she's hired shares the same disillusionments as she does.

BINGO!

antimatter collective · Ages 13+ · United States of America
A disgruntled comedian struggles through an epic mental breakdown while calling the bingo game at an old folks' home. Featuring actual, interactive bingo!
A disgruntled comedian struggles through an epic mental breakdown while calling the bingo game at an old folks' home. Featuring actual, interactive bingo!

THE PLAY GROUNDS

Drama · congo square theatre company · Ages 16+ · United States of America
Aloe, a disabled, black teenager struggles to overcome his friend's death, and to reverse his attempt at suicide. This thrilling dramedy asks, "What if Hamlet decided not to be?" Could his friends save him in time? How might they have learned a nonfatal way of resolving intergenerational trauma?
Aloe, a disabled, black teenager struggles to overcome his friend's death, and to reverse his attempt at suicide. This thrilling dramedy asks, "What if Hamlet decided not to be?" Could his friends save him in time? How might they have learned a nonfatal way of resolving intergenerational trauma?

EVERY DAY SHE ROSE

Two Person Show · pasha mckenley productions · Ages 17+ · Canada
Every Day She Rose is a two-person play showing the rise and fall of a friendship between Cathy Ann, a straight Black woman and Mark, a gay white male who learn that they don’t see eye to eye on the racial and queer politics.
Every Day She Rose is a two-person play showing the rise and fall of a friendship between Cathy Ann, a straight Black woman and Mark, a gay white male who learn that they don’t see eye to eye on the racial and queer politics.

YONIVERSE (FORMERLY: YONI KI KAHANIYA)

yoni sisters · Ages 16+ · United States of America
An original and contemporary storytelling by Los Angeles women of South Asian descent. From their honest and emotional hearts, they recall their upbringings, relive their disparate experiences and join together to celebrate Womanhood!
An original and contemporary storytelling by Los Angeles women of South Asian descent. From their honest and emotional hearts, they recall their upbringings, relive their disparate experiences and join together to celebrate Womanhood!

L.A. POETS: THERE IS SOMETHING WRONG WITH MY BRAIN

Drama · bill ratner, incorporated · Ages 12+ · United States of America
Leading L.A. poets Nicelle Davis, Bill Ratner, and Hanna Pachman feature in an evening of wild, mind-rushing, poetic vocal mystery live on-stage directed by Anthony Sannazzaro.
Leading L.A. poets Nicelle Davis, Bill Ratner, and Hanna Pachman feature in an evening of wild, mind-rushing, poetic vocal mystery live on-stage directed by Anthony Sannazzaro.