PAPER TRAILS

ensemble theatre · off the page productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 30 mins · United States of America
WINNER - THE ENCORE! PRODUCERS' AWARD | Hard as we try to bury the truth… sometimes it emerges in unexpected ways. Three funny and poignant short plays explore the records we keep and the stories they tell.
WINNER - THE ENCORE! PRODUCERS' AWARD | Hard as we try to bury the truth… sometimes it emerges in unexpected ways. Three funny and poignant short plays explore the records we keep and the stories they tell.

ALL OUR PRETTY SONGS

ensemble theatre · schularan productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
Neil, a mediocre musician and Kurt Cobain wannabe, moves to Los Angeles to "make it" as a rockstar. Through the constant ups and downs of LA living, Neil struggles with pursuing his passion or doing what is practical. Should he keep chasing his dreams or stop?
Neil, a mediocre musician and Kurt Cobain wannabe, moves to Los Angeles to "make it" as a rockstar. Through the constant ups and downs of LA living, Neil struggles with pursuing his passion or doing what is practical. Should he keep chasing his dreams or stop?

UNDERTOW

ensemble theatre · 6 small meals · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 30 mins · United States of America
Canceled
Canceled

VOICE FROM THE VILLAGE: A PLAY ABOUT PLAYWRIGHT LYNN MANNING

ensemble theatre · dramastage-qumran · Ages 10+ · world premiere · 58 mins · United States of America
NEW PLAY ABOUT PLAYWRIGHT LYNN MANNING “Voice from the Village’” written and directed by Melvin Ishmael Johnson is based upon one of Los Angeles greatest playwrights, Lynn Manning and his in real time visit to Skid Row Studios.
NEW PLAY ABOUT PLAYWRIGHT LYNN MANNING “Voice from the Village’” written and directed by Melvin Ishmael Johnson is based upon one of Los Angeles greatest playwrights, Lynn Manning and his in real time visit to Skid Row Studios.

SILVER BULLET

ensemble theatre · jesse feldberg · Ages 18+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
A film noir inspired drama in which an upper class business woman must control the investigation into the death of her best friend’s husband while the detective must use his charm and intellect to uncover the truth, navigate class politics, and avoid the wailing siren of the femme fatale.
A film noir inspired drama in which an upper class business woman must control the investigation into the death of her best friend’s husband while the detective must use his charm and intellect to uncover the truth, navigate class politics, and avoid the wailing siren of the femme fatale.

FUNERAL POTATOES

ensemble theatre · boomstick theater · Ages 13+ · 30 mins · United States of America
A dark comedy about death and friendship, Funeral Potatoes examines what makes it all worth it when you’ve spent your entire life planning for a future you won’t have.
A dark comedy about death and friendship, Funeral Potatoes examines what makes it all worth it when you’ve spent your entire life planning for a future you won’t have.

AN EXCUSE TO BEHAVE BADLY

ensemble theatre · kadm productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · 30 mins · United States of America
Stranded outside of a bar at 2AM on Halloween in L.A., four young women, dressed in what’s left of their costumes, deal with an existential crisis, some shenanigans, Magic Mike, and Frankenstein’s monster, all while waiting for an elusive Uber that someone was supposed to call...but maybe didn’t?!
Stranded outside of a bar at 2AM on Halloween in L.A., four young women, dressed in what’s left of their costumes, deal with an existential crisis, some shenanigans, Magic Mike, and Frankenstein’s monster, all while waiting for an elusive Uber that someone was supposed to call...but maybe didn’t?!

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.

SIREN CALL

ensemble theatre · cerise films · Ages 16+ · includes nudity · world premiere · 30 mins · United States of America
A magical realist dramedy about two frustrated actors who accidentally kidnap their favorite movie star... or is it really her? What is identity in a world where myths are stronger than we dare think? "The siren call is driving me to my end, like a ship to wreck on rocks".
A magical realist dramedy about two frustrated actors who accidentally kidnap their favorite movie star... or is it really her? What is identity in a world where myths are stronger than we dare think? "The siren call is driving me to my end, like a ship to wreck on rocks".

RESONANT: STUDENT VOICES ANTHOLOGY

ensemble theatre · education ensemble · Ages 15+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States of America
A group of young people have come together to write a series of 10-minute plays on topics and issues they find most pressing among their generation. It is a manifestation of their hopes and wishes for the world and it's time we all listened.
A group of young people have come together to write a series of 10-minute plays on topics and issues they find most pressing among their generation. It is a manifestation of their hopes and wishes for the world and it's time we all listened.

BOXING LESSONS

ensemble theatre · the new american theatre · Ages 12+ · world premiere · 85 mins · United States of America
LA TIMES CRITICS' CHOICE! One family, a three-legged dog, and a gazillion secrets New dark comedy by John Bunzel, directed by Jack Stehlin
LA TIMES CRITICS' CHOICE! One family, a three-legged dog, and a gazillion secrets New dark comedy by John Bunzel, directed by Jack Stehlin

MORAL FIXATION (ORIGINALLY TITLED BOYS WILL BE BOYS)

ensemble theatre · cara loften · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 55 mins · United States of America
*WINNER of THE PRODUCER'S ENCORE AWARD!* Morality isn't necessarily logical. Watch Caleb and Claire, fiancès wildly in love with a bit of a hooker problem. A (dark) comedy with (a wounded) heart.
*WINNER of THE PRODUCER'S ENCORE AWARD!* Morality isn't necessarily logical. Watch Caleb and Claire, fiancès wildly in love with a bit of a hooker problem. A (dark) comedy with (a wounded) heart.

THE BOOK OF BRIARSHIRE

ensemble theatre · good shows · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 55 mins · United States of America
An epic medieval fantasy comedy, where kickass women rule. Subverting the genre, with an almost entirely female ensemble cast, it's Monty Python with less pythons. "Hilarious." –LA Theatre Bites "Consistently funny." –Stage Raw "Struggling to catch our breath." – Mike-Check.com
An epic medieval fantasy comedy, where kickass women rule. Subverting the genre, with an almost entirely female ensemble cast, it's Monty Python with less pythons. "Hilarious." –LA Theatre Bites "Consistently funny." –Stage Raw "Struggling to catch our breath." – Mike-Check.com

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.

AN AMERICAN VIDEO STORE

ensemble theatre · 100% productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
Taking place over 3 pivotal moments in the history of the American Video Store, our intimate story of clerks and customers examines the rise and fall of a cultural phenomenon that defined a generation.
Taking place over 3 pivotal moments in the history of the American Video Store, our intimate story of clerks and customers examines the rise and fall of a cultural phenomenon that defined a generation.