"ON TIDY ENDINGS"

ensemble theatre · mmmkay productions · Ages 12+ · family friendly · United States of America
Whose loss is it anyway? That's the bone of contention between a gay man and a straight woman who meet to straighten up loose ends after the death of the man they both loved. This is a study of how the universal situation of losing a loved one took on unique new qualities in the context of AIDS.
Whose loss is it anyway? That's the bone of contention between a gay man and a straight woman who meet to straighten up loose ends after the death of the man they both loved. This is a study of how the universal situation of losing a loved one took on unique new qualities in the context of AIDS.

THE REBIRTH CONSORTIUM

ensemble theatre · cape turnaround productions · Ages 12+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States of America
The Rebirth Consortium is a collection of excerpts from stories that highlights moments of self-discovery, and the various ways we deal with them.
The Rebirth Consortium is a collection of excerpts from stories that highlights moments of self-discovery, and the various ways we deal with them.

ELEEMOSYNARY

ensemble theatre · kas productions · United States of America
A simply staged play about the complicated relationships of three genius women - grandmother, mother and daughter. A smart, intimate tale by Lee Blessing that jumps back and forth in time to explore the amusing, depressing, desperate and hopeful realities of family connection.
A simply staged play about the complicated relationships of three genius women - grandmother, mother and daughter. A smart, intimate tale by Lee Blessing that jumps back and forth in time to explore the amusing, depressing, desperate and hopeful realities of family connection.

ANOUILH'S ANTIGONE (BARBARA BRAY)

ensemble theatre · giant janitor productions · Ages 12+ · United States of America
A modern English translation of Jean Anouilh's "Antigone" translated by Barbara Bray, set in an interstitial, near future world. This production, with its stark set and minimal costuming, brings into focus the profound and prescient words of the 20th century playwright. Guerrilla, punk rock theater.
A modern English translation of Jean Anouilh's "Antigone" translated by Barbara Bray, set in an interstitial, near future world. This production, with its stark set and minimal costuming, brings into focus the profound and prescient words of the 20th century playwright. Guerrilla, punk rock theater.

PORCH (OR THE FURTHER EDUCATION OF MOLLY JENSEN)

ensemble theatre · three card monte productions · Ages 21+ · world premiere · United States of America
Porch (or The Further Education of Molly Jensen) tells the tale of a tragic love triangle in the American South. What began life as a play in Seattle's 14/48 Theater Festival has now grown into a fairy tale told through the lenses of class, gender, identity, and the American Civil War.
Porch (or The Further Education of Molly Jensen) tells the tale of a tragic love triangle in the American South. What began life as a play in Seattle's 14/48 Theater Festival has now grown into a fairy tale told through the lenses of class, gender, identity, and the American Civil War.

CATHERINE: JANE AUSTEN'S NORTHANGER ABBEY IN TODAY'S L.A.

ensemble theatre · ray burley productions · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
Jane Austen's first novel relates the comical tale of imaginative Catherine's first venture into the big city. In this adaptation, the city is L.A., and Catherine must find her way through fickle friendships, unwanted lovers, grisly suspicions, and false rumors. Love is tested; integrity prevails.
Jane Austen's first novel relates the comical tale of imaginative Catherine's first venture into the big city. In this adaptation, the city is L.A., and Catherine must find her way through fickle friendships, unwanted lovers, grisly suspicions, and false rumors. Love is tested; integrity prevails.

IN THE BASEMENT

ensemble theatre · studio c artists · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
Studio C Artists is proud to present the next in their one act “room” series… IN THE BASEMENT. This collection of 8 brand new short plays, presented across two nights, all take place in a basement setting - “Wait ’til you see what’s down there!” $20 GA ($15 w/ “earlybird” code 24 hrs. in advance).
Studio C Artists is proud to present the next in their one act “room” series… IN THE BASEMENT. This collection of 8 brand new short plays, presented across two nights, all take place in a basement setting - “Wait ’til you see what’s down there!” $20 GA ($15 w/ “earlybird” code 24 hrs. in advance).

D'ARC VOICES: RE-TELLING THE STORY OF JOAN OF ARC

ensemble theatre · d'arc productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
A look inside the mind of Joan of Arc, one of the most beloved "Hero" Saints. Burned at the stake for cross-dressing, "D'arc Voices" examines the human struggles of gender identity that tormented the Maiden from Lorraine.
A look inside the mind of Joan of Arc, one of the most beloved "Hero" Saints. Burned at the stake for cross-dressing, "D'arc Voices" examines the human struggles of gender identity that tormented the Maiden from Lorraine.

R&J, A GENDER-REVERSED ROMEO AND JULIET

ensemble theatre · mine is yours theatre company · Ages 13+ · United States of America
The brooding Romea falls in love with cloistered Julian, each opening up something in the other as their story swiftly unfolds. With 8 actors and 90 minutes, R&J is "all around superb... R&J, A Gender-Reversed Romeo And Juliet is as must-see as it gets" -Steven Stanley, StageSceneLA #RomeaandJulian
The brooding Romea falls in love with cloistered Julian, each opening up something in the other as their story swiftly unfolds. With 8 actors and 90 minutes, R&J is "all around superb... R&J, A Gender-Reversed Romeo And Juliet is as must-see as it gets" -Steven Stanley, StageSceneLA #RomeaandJulian

THE BLACKS: A CLOWN SHOW

ensemble theatre · orig-o-nal theatre company · Ages 15+ · United States of America
THE BLACKS: A CLOWN SHOW, is a lyrical, ritualistic farce. In our play within a play an all-black troupe experiences the plight of the individual vs. group mentality.Do you see someone as they truly are or how you've depicted them to be based on an idea?
THE BLACKS: A CLOWN SHOW, is a lyrical, ritualistic farce. In our play within a play an all-black troupe experiences the plight of the individual vs. group mentality.Do you see someone as they truly are or how you've depicted them to be based on an idea?

KINKY NEON ROCKER

ensemble theatre · the alliance of los angeles playwrights (alap) · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States of America
Six short plays by LA playwrights -- funny, sexy, touching, and downright weird -- revolving around a kinky neon-painted rocking chair...
Six short plays by LA playwrights -- funny, sexy, touching, and downright weird -- revolving around a kinky neon-painted rocking chair...

BELLEVILLE

ensemble theatre · tapper's woods / doud lumber · Ages 13+ · includes nudity · United States of America
Zack and Abby have the ideal ex-pat life in Paris: an apartment in up-and-coming Belleville, a stable marriage, and Zack's honorable mission to fight pediatric AIDS. But when Abby finds Zack at home when he's supposed to be at work, it shakes the foundation of their seemingly perfect life.
Zack and Abby have the ideal ex-pat life in Paris: an apartment in up-and-coming Belleville, a stable marriage, and Zack's honorable mission to fight pediatric AIDS. But when Abby finds Zack at home when he's supposed to be at work, it shakes the foundation of their seemingly perfect life.

BUTTERFLIES ARE FREE

ensemble theatre · turquoise heart productions · Ages 13+ · family friendly · United States of America
A blind young man moves out on his own for the first time against his protective Iranian-American mother's judgment. When she barges in unannounced- before their agreed 2 month separation period- and finds his new love interest, a kooky, sexy, somewhat flaky young actress, maternal mayhem follows.
A blind young man moves out on his own for the first time against his protective Iranian-American mother's judgment. When she barges in unannounced- before their agreed 2 month separation period- and finds his new love interest, a kooky, sexy, somewhat flaky young actress, maternal mayhem follows.

FASTER

ensemble theatre · the rough riders theater · Ages 18+ · United States of America
During the hottest summer imaginable, two poverty stricken street thugs and a mute await a mysterious man who has made an offer that can change their lives forever.
During the hottest summer imaginable, two poverty stricken street thugs and a mute await a mysterious man who has made an offer that can change their lives forever.

THE KINDNESS OF STRANGERS

ensemble theatre · n/a · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
A struggling actress lends some of her ample free time to the memory care patients in an assisted living home. She works on her "craft" by pretending to be whoever they want her to be, but when does pretending go too far, and how long before it meets reality head on?
A struggling actress lends some of her ample free time to the memory care patients in an assisted living home. She works on her "craft" by pretending to be whoever they want her to be, but when does pretending go too far, and how long before it meets reality head on?