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ensemble theatre · theatre unleashed · Ages 13+ · United States of America
"GO!" - LA Weekly. "...a must see play and will put a knot in your stomach by the end." - L.A. Theatre Review. The story of a very particular group of kids and what happens when the secrets, lies and deception between them spiral out of control, exploding into violence and tragedy.
"GO!" - LA Weekly. "...a must see play and will put a knot in your stomach by the end." - L.A. Theatre Review. The story of a very particular group of kids and what happens when the secrets, lies and deception between them spiral out of control, exploding into violence and tragedy.

SEX, LIES, AND SOCIAL MEDIA

ensemble theatre · the alliance of los angeles playwrights (alap) · Ages 15+ · United States
Funny, sexy, outrageous, touching... just a few of the words to describe the 5 short plays in "Sex, Lies, and Social Media." Dan Berkowitz, Ron Burch, Elin Hampton, Lorin Howard, and Mary Steelsmith are the playwrights. Bring your mobile devices: at this show, we want you to leave your phones ON...
Funny, sexy, outrageous, touching... just a few of the words to describe the 5 short plays in "Sex, Lies, and Social Media." Dan Berkowitz, Ron Burch, Elin Hampton, Lorin Howard, and Mary Steelsmith are the playwrights. Bring your mobile devices: at this show, we want you to leave your phones ON...

RIOT GRRRL SAVES THE WORLD

ensemble theatre · will play for food theatre group · Ages 15+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
When a Jehovah’s Witness stumbles into a Riot Grrrl meeting, beliefs are challenged on all sides. But with the Apocalypse just around the corner, these teen punk prophets must band together to save the world by making zines, rocking out and navigating the beginning of love at the End of Days.
When a Jehovah’s Witness stumbles into a Riot Grrrl meeting, beliefs are challenged on all sides. But with the Apocalypse just around the corner, these teen punk prophets must band together to save the world by making zines, rocking out and navigating the beginning of love at the End of Days.

REBORNING BY ZAYD DOHRN

ensemble theatre · curious beast theatre co · Ages 16+ · United States
A dark comedy about life-like baby dolls, latex, and phallus. Two artists, Kelly and Daizy, use their skills to fill the void of those in need. A demanding client may be the key to Kelly's past, as the story unfolds she discovers the path to her own REBORNING.
A dark comedy about life-like baby dolls, latex, and phallus. Two artists, Kelly and Daizy, use their skills to fill the void of those in need. A demanding client may be the key to Kelly's past, as the story unfolds she discovers the path to her own REBORNING.

MY BROTHER

ensemble theatre · intact productions and five points productions · Ages 13+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States
What makes a monster? MY BROTHER is the story of John Wilkes Booth, and the relationships and dreams that brought him to assassinate the most beloved President in US History, as viewed through the eyes of those who knew him the best - his family
What makes a monster? MY BROTHER is the story of John Wilkes Booth, and the relationships and dreams that brought him to assassinate the most beloved President in US History, as viewed through the eyes of those who knew him the best - his family

ANIMAL STORIES

ensemble theatre · brand new theatre · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States
In an inpatient stay at a mental institution, Carla Waters undergoes therapy for a recent loss. Carla struggles to understand herself and others, and discern what’s real or not. A presentation of USC’s premier student group, Brand New Theatre, this is an experimental play by Molly Sharpe.
In an inpatient stay at a mental institution, Carla Waters undergoes therapy for a recent loss. Carla struggles to understand herself and others, and discern what’s real or not. A presentation of USC’s premier student group, Brand New Theatre, this is an experimental play by Molly Sharpe.

PURE SHOCK VALUE

ensemble theatre · ps taper co. · Ages 18+ · United States
Three industry bottom-feeders, on the brink of abandoning their careers, find America’s hippest, edgiest, director convulsing in their backyard, but instead of getting him medical attention, they imprison him in their apartment until he agrees to make their celluloid dreams come true.
Three industry bottom-feeders, on the brink of abandoning their careers, find America’s hippest, edgiest, director convulsing in their backyard, but instead of getting him medical attention, they imprison him in their apartment until he agrees to make their celluloid dreams come true.

FIRST ELDERS

ensemble theatre · apt 3f · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
In this witty drama, a heartbroken young gay man enters a theatre looking for a sacred space to perform a healing ritual. Fantastically, six older gay men appear to guide him. By sharing stories and a lot of jests, they ease his loneliness and connect him to a larger, more fabulous community.
In this witty drama, a heartbroken young gay man enters a theatre looking for a sacred space to perform a healing ritual. Fantastically, six older gay men appear to guide him. By sharing stories and a lot of jests, they ease his loneliness and connect him to a larger, more fabulous community.

BULLET IN YOUR HAND

ensemble theatre · divergent theatre · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
When a man discovers the infidelity of his girlfriend, his plan for retaliation takes an unexpected turn.
When a man discovers the infidelity of his girlfriend, his plan for retaliation takes an unexpected turn.

LOCKOUT

ensemble theatre · curious beast theatre co. · United States
Dublin Strikes! The true story of one mother and the two men who led the working class to strike for a living wage despite abject poverty; spurring Bloody Sunday and the 1913 LOCKOUT. "The great only appear great because we are on our knees. Let us Rise!" CBTco presents REBORNING following LOCKOUT.
Dublin Strikes! The true story of one mother and the two men who led the working class to strike for a living wage despite abject poverty; spurring Bloody Sunday and the 1913 LOCKOUT. "The great only appear great because we are on our knees. Let us Rise!" CBTco presents REBORNING following LOCKOUT.

RIBBON OF LIFE

ensemble theatre · steve julian · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States
The right to choose. The right to marry. The right to die. A wife and husband are moved to crisis when their daughter loves a transgender woman. Grandma intends to call it quits at 80. And the inexplicable forces everyone to decide whether to untangle their own ribbon of life.
The right to choose. The right to marry. The right to die. A wife and husband are moved to crisis when their daughter loves a transgender woman. Grandma intends to call it quits at 80. And the inexplicable forces everyone to decide whether to untangle their own ribbon of life.

52 PICK UP

ensemble theatre · acting 4 camera · Ages 15+ · family friendly · Canada
52 playing cards. 52 scene titles. 2 characters. Alternating cast. If you saw this play every second, from the Big Bang to now, you would never see the same show twice. Seriously. 52 Pick Up. 1 love story. Trillions of possible beginnings, middles, and endings...
52 playing cards. 52 scene titles. 2 characters. Alternating cast. If you saw this play every second, from the Big Bang to now, you would never see the same show twice. Seriously. 52 Pick Up. 1 love story. Trillions of possible beginnings, middles, and endings...

HAMLET MAX

ensemble theatre · central city productions · Ages 12+ · United States
HAMLET MAX: Wm. Shakespeare's Hamlet told by 8 actors in 90 minutes, with animated, manga-style backgrounds in a post-apocalyptic setting. hamletmax.net
HAMLET MAX: Wm. Shakespeare's Hamlet told by 8 actors in 90 minutes, with animated, manga-style backgrounds in a post-apocalyptic setting. hamletmax.net

THE MOST MASSIVE WOMAN WINS

ensemble theatre · lish bliss projects · Ages 14+ · United States
Challenging, brutal & hilarious, women of various shapes & sizes explore their perceptions of body image and reveal their experiences, both haunting & empowering, of dealing with their weight/body issues.
Challenging, brutal & hilarious, women of various shapes & sizes explore their perceptions of body image and reveal their experiences, both haunting & empowering, of dealing with their weight/body issues.

GREASY GRIMEY GOPHER GUTS

ensemble theatre · chambers stevens · Ages 3+ · family friendly · United States
A hilarious new teen show, written by Chambers Stevens and performed by some of LA's top young actors.
A hilarious new teen show, written by Chambers Stevens and performed by some of LA's top young actors.