AN EVENING WITH JOHN WILKES BOOTH

solo performance · loyd j. schwartz · Ages 12+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
History tells us that John Wilkes Booth was the evilest of men. He may well have been a villain, but he was also human, and his story demands to be told.
History tells us that John Wilkes Booth was the evilest of men. He may well have been a villain, but he was also human, and his story demands to be told.

WHAT THEY SAID ABOUT LOVE

solo performance · steve budd presents · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
Steve Budd plays a New Age couple who met BEFORE they met, an artist with a soft spot for homeless guys, a pair of Metal Heads who want to get married on 6-6-6, and more. Created from interviews. Best of the 2016 SF Fringe Fest. Satisfy your voyeuristic tendencies about how others look for love!
Steve Budd plays a New Age couple who met BEFORE they met, an artist with a soft spot for homeless guys, a pair of Metal Heads who want to get married on 6-6-6, and more. Created from interviews. Best of the 2016 SF Fringe Fest. Satisfy your voyeuristic tendencies about how others look for love!

BEHIND THE PULPIT

solo performance · noam friedlander · Ages 13+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
With religion in her veins, and generations of Rabbinical forefathers, Noam Friedlander never felt the pull of the pulpit herself. Visiting concentration camps as a toddler, and being babysat by Playboy Bunnies at the Playboy Mansion, gave her a warped view of the world...
With religion in her veins, and generations of Rabbinical forefathers, Noam Friedlander never felt the pull of the pulpit herself. Visiting concentration camps as a toddler, and being babysat by Playboy Bunnies at the Playboy Mansion, gave her a warped view of the world...

ONE MAN NOIR

solo performance · deconstructed productions · Ages 12+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
1944, San Francisco. A mysterious woman's plea. Murder! Espionage!! (((Nazis!!!))) Detective Frank Liston is in over his head as he races against the clock to solve this rich pulp novel/noir style, multi-media, mystery that just happens to have only one actor.
1944, San Francisco. A mysterious woman's plea. Murder! Espionage!! (((Nazis!!!))) Detective Frank Liston is in over his head as he races against the clock to solve this rich pulp novel/noir style, multi-media, mystery that just happens to have only one actor.

CHARACTER BREAKDOWN

solo performance · ml robinson productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Character Breakdown is a hilariously raw solo show based on the masks we wear as African American women to make it through this life. Maya Lynne incorporates spoken word, song and dance, as she explores how society, career and love put us in boxes and teach us to forget who we really are.
Character Breakdown is a hilariously raw solo show based on the masks we wear as African American women to make it through this life. Maya Lynne incorporates spoken word, song and dance, as she explores how society, career and love put us in boxes and teach us to forget who we really are.

HIGH RISE

solo performance · the flying kiwi · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · New Zealand
Meet Henry Lewis. Everything he touches turns to SOLD! A stylized, high intensity show about one man's drive to be a 'somebody' in New Zealand in the late 1980's, which sees him enter the fast world of property...
Meet Henry Lewis. Everything he touches turns to SOLD! A stylized, high intensity show about one man's drive to be a 'somebody' in New Zealand in the late 1980's, which sees him enter the fast world of property...

L.A. HOMEBODY / THE ANXIETY CURE

solo performance · shauna mcgarry and lizzie prestel · Ages 12+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
2 solo shows in 1 hour. L.A. HOMEBODY: The true story of a woman in her house. Written and performed by Shauna McGarry. Runtime: 30 minutes. THE ANXIETY CURE: The true story of a woman on the campaign trail. Written and performed by Lizzie Prestel. Runtime: 30 minutes.
2 solo shows in 1 hour. L.A. HOMEBODY: The true story of a woman in her house. Written and performed by Shauna McGarry. Runtime: 30 minutes. THE ANXIETY CURE: The true story of a woman on the campaign trail. Written and performed by Lizzie Prestel. Runtime: 30 minutes.

PORTRAITS: ICONS UNVEILED

solo performance · art of acting studio · Ages 10+ · United States of America
An evening of two one-woman shows based on the lives of historic icons Lucille Ball and Zelda Fitzgerald.
An evening of two one-woman shows based on the lives of historic icons Lucille Ball and Zelda Fitzgerald.

THE RICH AND THE POOR

solo performance · evan kornfeld · Ages 0+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
I tell stories about jobs I've worked, in which I dealt with both rich and poor people. Some are painful, some are funny.
I tell stories about jobs I've worked, in which I dealt with both rich and poor people. Some are painful, some are funny.

MEXISTANI! GROWING UP MEXICAN & PAKISTANI IN AMERICA

solo performance · sofie khan · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
*WINNER, ENCORE PRODUCERS AWARD & HOLLYWOOD FRINGE SCHOLARSHIP* Sofie Khan journeys through storybits about her Mexican-Pakistani identity triumphs. And how does Hip Hop and the LGBT+ community play a role up in this mix? Expect things to get thought-provoking, emotional and hysterical!
*WINNER, ENCORE PRODUCERS AWARD & HOLLYWOOD FRINGE SCHOLARSHIP* Sofie Khan journeys through storybits about her Mexican-Pakistani identity triumphs. And how does Hip Hop and the LGBT+ community play a role up in this mix? Expect things to get thought-provoking, emotional and hysterical!

HUNGRY

solo performance · leah rae hulgin · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Hungry explores the psyche of a young woman struggling with anorexia. Through a series of character monologues, the audience will learn the various sides of the disease, ranging from addiction to neuroses.
Hungry explores the psyche of a young woman struggling with anorexia. Through a series of character monologues, the audience will learn the various sides of the disease, ranging from addiction to neuroses.

SOMEWHERE BETWEEN COSMO AND THE BIBLE

solo performance · independent · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Lola’s countless heavens. A cat that looks like Hitler. Abandoned train tracks dividing the “east” and “west” sides of town. Taglish. Southern Baptist churches. "Model minorities" in post-9/11. A series of journals collecting dust on a forgotten bookshelf...
Lola’s countless heavens. A cat that looks like Hitler. Abandoned train tracks dividing the “east” and “west” sides of town. Taglish. Southern Baptist churches. "Model minorities" in post-9/11. A series of journals collecting dust on a forgotten bookshelf...

OCTOBER BABY

solo performance · brooke baumer (writer & performer) · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
What happens when a detail-obsessed woman tries to time the birth of her child to occur during her favorite month of the year? Nine months of chaos – in utero and out! A 60-minute solo show, October Baby is a hilarious and poignant look at motherhood and the need to control. Note: NO LATE SEATING.
What happens when a detail-obsessed woman tries to time the birth of her child to occur during her favorite month of the year? Nine months of chaos – in utero and out! A 60-minute solo show, October Baby is a hilarious and poignant look at motherhood and the need to control. Note: NO LATE SEATING.

THE RED GUITAR

solo performance · bruce forman · Ages 7+ · one person show · United States of America
Imagine receiving an invitation to a gala featuring John Coltrane, Sigmund Freud, and Faust. “The Red Guitar” is all that and more. A jazz guitarist, storyteller and teacher, producing a work far greater than the sum of its dazzling parts. “The Red Guitar: Do you play it…or does it play you?
Imagine receiving an invitation to a gala featuring John Coltrane, Sigmund Freud, and Faust. “The Red Guitar” is all that and more. A jazz guitarist, storyteller and teacher, producing a work far greater than the sum of its dazzling parts. “The Red Guitar: Do you play it…or does it play you?

LOVE IN THE TIME OF TAKSIM

solo performance · m.o.l.a. productions · Ages 17+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
A jaded idealist sets on a quest all the way to Istanbul to get a ring & sound the alarm about Earth's destruction due to climate change only to tumble into a budding civil war and then lose her man and find another. Maybe.
A jaded idealist sets on a quest all the way to Istanbul to get a ring & sound the alarm about Earth's destruction due to climate change only to tumble into a budding civil war and then lose her man and find another. Maybe.