WHAT? A STORY SHOW

ensemble theatre · pop-up theater · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
GROWING THROUGH IT each real story starts and stops as they intersect, interact & intertwine. performers come into and act out each other's stories.
GROWING THROUGH IT each real story starts and stops as they intersect, interact & intertwine. performers come into and act out each other's stories.

YA BASTA: TIME'S BEEN UP

ensemble theatre · ya basta theater company · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
From the “Justice for Janitors Campaign” in the 1990s to “End Rape on the Night Shift” in 2016, YA BASTA: TIME’S BEEN UP tells the story of the trials and triumphs of immigrant janitor’s lucha (fight) to end rape on the night shift while resisting to no longer be invisible in the workplace.
From the “Justice for Janitors Campaign” in the 1990s to “End Rape on the Night Shift” in 2016, YA BASTA: TIME’S BEEN UP tells the story of the trials and triumphs of immigrant janitor’s lucha (fight) to end rape on the night shift while resisting to no longer be invisible in the workplace.

SILENT JOY, A NEW PLAY

ensemble theatre · empty space artistry · Ages 13+ · flashing lights · world premiere · 90 mins · United States of America
When a girl trapped by her own demons decides to help Joy, a kind, mysterious boy whose mouth is sewn shut, she must face her darkest memories to find redemption for her new friend. This epic drama of love and forgiveness is brought to life with an ensemble cast and 2 live musicians.
When a girl trapped by her own demons decides to help Joy, a kind, mysterious boy whose mouth is sewn shut, she must face her darkest memories to find redemption for her new friend. This epic drama of love and forgiveness is brought to life with an ensemble cast and 2 live musicians.

THIS WORLD IS FOR THE FRAT BROS

ensemble theatre · chloe xtina/kayla erickson · Ages 16+ · United States of America
Christine just discovered an alien near the skatepark. Aimee is preoccupied counting down the days until the loss of her virginity. Both sisters are finding that the sexual appetite their teenage hearts yearn for is cosmic, insatiable, and intergalactic. A new play by UCLA theatre undergrads.
Christine just discovered an alien near the skatepark. Aimee is preoccupied counting down the days until the loss of her virginity. Both sisters are finding that the sexual appetite their teenage hearts yearn for is cosmic, insatiable, and intergalactic. A new play by UCLA theatre undergrads.

JOURNEY

ensemble theatre · fooled again · Ages 12+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
‪A couple of colonists on their way to a distant planet were awakened from their cryo-sleep years ahead of schedule. Now they’re forced to spend every moment of every day trapped together in a tiny capsule. They have to find a way to get past their mutual loathing to work together so they don’t die.
‪A couple of colonists on their way to a distant planet were awakened from their cryo-sleep years ahead of schedule. Now they’re forced to spend every moment of every day trapped together in a tiny capsule. They have to find a way to get past their mutual loathing to work together so they don’t die.

SINS

ensemble theatre · william thompson · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 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.

THE LAST CROISSANT

ensemble theatre · the attic collective · Ages 13+ · 90 mins · United States of America
We all go to the woods for our own reasons. Imogen wants Frederick’s love. He wants to see a rare bird. Toby wants to find herself. Ranger Dave wants to help. Bear needs everyone to please remain calm. Nine crowded campers will take you to the campfire to ponder loneliness, gender, and great snacks.
We all go to the woods for our own reasons. Imogen wants Frederick’s love. He wants to see a rare bird. Toby wants to find herself. Ranger Dave wants to help. Bear needs everyone to please remain calm. Nine crowded campers will take you to the campfire to ponder loneliness, gender, and great snacks.

THE DUCHESS & THE STRIPPER

ensemble theatre · david bosley · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · world premiere · 55 mins · United States of America
In 1961 Baltimore, two of the most notorious home wreckers of all time, the Duchess of Windsor, Wallis Simpson, and the Queen of Burlesque, Blaze Starr, meet in a strip club. More than skin is laid bare.
In 1961 Baltimore, two of the most notorious home wreckers of all time, the Duchess of Windsor, Wallis Simpson, and the Queen of Burlesque, Blaze Starr, meet in a strip club. More than skin is laid bare.

WHY DID THE CHICKEN CROSS THE ROAD?

ensemble theatre · matthew hennigar · Ages 14+ · 90 mins · United States of America
After a critically acclaimed run in London, “Why did the Chicken Cross the Road?” comes to LA as part of the Hollywood Fringe Festival. Turning the familiar joke into a comedic quest, the play follows the words in that joke as they try to figure out their meaning and reach the 'real world'.
After a critically acclaimed run in London, “Why did the Chicken Cross the Road?” comes to LA as part of the Hollywood Fringe Festival. Turning the familiar joke into a comedic quest, the play follows the words in that joke as they try to figure out their meaning and reach the 'real world'.

TALES FROM THE POWDER ROOM

ensemble theatre · planetm media · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 55 mins · United States of America
6 Vignettes about women in the workplace that happen to take place in a restroom.
6 Vignettes about women in the workplace that happen to take place in a restroom.

BUSHWICK

ensemble theatre · the bear's pursuit · Ages 16+ · includes nudity · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
Skip, Beatrix, and Byron gotta find someone to sublet and they gotta find it fast. When an unsuspected guest shows up, their hopes and dreams for the perfect roommate goes mysteriously awry.
Skip, Beatrix, and Byron gotta find someone to sublet and they gotta find it fast. When an unsuspected guest shows up, their hopes and dreams for the perfect roommate goes mysteriously awry.

SPEAK I WILL: A FRACTURED SHAKESPEARE

ensemble theatre · fractured shakespeare®️ · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 50 mins · United States of America
By piecing together some of the Bard’s most famous text, the actors create their own unique Fractured Shakespeare monologues. Join us as we combine the words of Beatrice, King Lear, Lady Macbeth, Henry V, Katherina “The Shrew” and more, to explore issues of gender, power, identity, and love.
By piecing together some of the Bard’s most famous text, the actors create their own unique Fractured Shakespeare monologues. Join us as we combine the words of Beatrice, King Lear, Lady Macbeth, Henry V, Katherina “The Shrew” and more, to explore issues of gender, power, identity, and love.

GUILT

ensemble theatre · cyanide theatre · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
A man searching for a phantom armadillo. A priest breaking from her faith. Former multiple award-winning Hollywood Fringe vets team up to present two original short plays: ‘The Holy Name of Apostasy’ by Ryan Lisman, and ‘Man vs. Armadillo’ by Benjamin Schwartz.
A man searching for a phantom armadillo. A priest breaking from her faith. Former multiple award-winning Hollywood Fringe vets team up to present two original short plays: ‘The Holy Name of Apostasy’ by Ryan Lisman, and ‘Man vs. Armadillo’ by Benjamin Schwartz.

BUTCHER HOLLER HERE WE COME!

ensemble theatre · a economy · Ages 13+ · 75 mins · United States of America
1973, West Virginia. Following a cave collapse, 5 coal miners struggle to survive the dwindling supply of oxygen, the lack of food and water, the unravelling sense of passing time, and, even more threatening, their own competing natures. Learn More at NewYorkIsDead.Net
1973, West Virginia. Following a cave collapse, 5 coal miners struggle to survive the dwindling supply of oxygen, the lack of food and water, the unravelling sense of passing time, and, even more threatening, their own competing natures. Learn More at NewYorkIsDead.Net

IN CONCLUSION:

ensemble theatre · the puckwit gang · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
You know the type. They seem to have it all: cash, charm, and connections. We let them play by different rules. But when a boy is found dead and two more stand to hang, justice is put under the microscope and we have to ask: how did we get here, where are we going, and do we even have a choice?
You know the type. They seem to have it all: cash, charm, and connections. We let them play by different rules. But when a boy is found dead and two more stand to hang, justice is put under the microscope and we have to ask: how did we get here, where are we going, and do we even have a choice?