DISTINCTLY DIFFERENT: FIVE NEW SOLO SHORTS

solo performance · walk a mile productions · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
These heartfelt, and often funny, performances offer a window into the journey to find self-love. From the struggle of coming out to self reflections in the psych ward. From growing up fast in a one-parent family to talking to your uncooperative genitalia. There is a little something for everyone.
These heartfelt, and often funny, performances offer a window into the journey to find self-love. From the struggle of coming out to self reflections in the psych ward. From growing up fast in a one-parent family to talking to your uncooperative genitalia. There is a little something for everyone.

DEVADASI: A STORY OF SEX, POWER AND DEVOTION

solo performance · reena lalita desai · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
One woman’s story of joining a Russian Cult, giving her power away to a "spiritual master" and reclaiming the power and sacredness of her body and sexuality. Through 8 different characters, movement and dance, Reena takes you on an intimate, humorous and mystical journey into the underworld.
One woman’s story of joining a Russian Cult, giving her power away to a "spiritual master" and reclaiming the power and sacredness of her body and sexuality. Through 8 different characters, movement and dance, Reena takes you on an intimate, humorous and mystical journey into the underworld.

CODEPENDENCE DAY

solo performance · codependent kt co. · Ages 15+ · family friendly · one person show · United States of America
Codependence Day is a solo performance written and performed by Katie Low Strandberg. A tale of Friendship, Codependency and vodka and how one lonely weirdo conquers them all. . . Mostly.
Codependence Day is a solo performance written and performed by Katie Low Strandberg. A tale of Friendship, Codependency and vodka and how one lonely weirdo conquers them all. . . Mostly.

SHATTERED

solo performance · diana varco productions · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
After a life-changing event shatters a young woman's world, she must examine how her past experiences have shaped her views on sex, sexuality and relationships. Mature material explored. Parental guidance suggested.
After a life-changing event shatters a young woman's world, she must examine how her past experiences have shaped her views on sex, sexuality and relationships. Mature material explored. Parental guidance suggested.

ART AND ABOLITION

solo performance · level ground · Ages 10+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · Kenya
The story of a black queer woman who journeys from Atlanta to Africa to restore justice through the arts. As a child she suffers sexual abuse which causes deep trauma, but finds healing and community through the arts. She then moves to Africa and uses the arts to bring healing to other young girls.
The story of a black queer woman who journeys from Atlanta to Africa to restore justice through the arts. As a child she suffers sexual abuse which causes deep trauma, but finds healing and community through the arts. She then moves to Africa and uses the arts to bring healing to other young girls.

FINALLY, SOME PRIVACY

solo performance · aimee levey · Ages 15+ · world premiere · Ireland
A rare opportunity for a woman to be her true, nightmarish self in her rented accommodation uninterrupted by flatmates. Uninterrupted by flatmates because they're all dead. Thankfully.
A rare opportunity for a woman to be her true, nightmarish self in her rented accommodation uninterrupted by flatmates. Uninterrupted by flatmates because they're all dead. Thankfully.

ENCORE WINNER: WILLY'S LIL VIRGIN QUEEN

solo performance · terra taylor knudson & olio theatre works · Ages 15+ · one person show · United States of America
It's a madcap, captivating romp when Willy Shakespeare and his leading ladies teach a 20th Century girl how to skip the prince and be a Queen!
It's a madcap, captivating romp when Willy Shakespeare and his leading ladies teach a 20th Century girl how to skip the prince and be a Queen!

ROUGHLY HAMLET

solo performance · shake the fear productions · Ages 7+ · family friendly · one person show · United States of America
Roughly Hamlet is a fast-paced, reimagining of one man's struggle to escape being trapped in his own mind, as he strives to make one single, very important decision, to be or not to be.
Roughly Hamlet is a fast-paced, reimagining of one man's struggle to escape being trapped in his own mind, as he strives to make one single, very important decision, to be or not to be.

GIRL, BOUND.

solo performance · new renaissance entertainment · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
A girl and her harp. She must escape her inner trappings through her music. Experiential theatre. Lexie Lowell is an actress/singer/songwriter/harpist known for the 2015 Broadway Revival of Deaf West's Spring Awakening.
A girl and her harp. She must escape her inner trappings through her music. Experiential theatre. Lexie Lowell is an actress/singer/songwriter/harpist known for the 2015 Broadway Revival of Deaf West's Spring Awakening.

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.

SUMMERFRUIT

solo performance · delusional diva productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Summerfruit, a solo spoken word show written and performed by Lynda La Rose, is about a young girl ripening into a woman, told through different summers of her life. Directed by SKY Palkowitz, acclaimed multimedia performance artist, and board member of the Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival.
Summerfruit, a solo spoken word show written and performed by Lynda La Rose, is about a young girl ripening into a woman, told through different summers of her life. Directed by SKY Palkowitz, acclaimed multimedia performance artist, and board member of the Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival.

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.

WHO YOU CALLING A BITCH?!?

solo performance · sacha elie · Ages 15+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
☆WINNER of the 2017 HOLLYWOOD FRINGE SCHOLARSHIP AWARD☆ ☆☆☆☆☆ 'Who You Calling A Bitch'?!? - A solo reverie of a young African American actress as she navigates her identity through iconic African American characters and entertainers in Black History.
☆WINNER of the 2017 HOLLYWOOD FRINGE SCHOLARSHIP AWARD☆ ☆☆☆☆☆ 'Who You Calling A Bitch'?!? - A solo reverie of a young African American actress as she navigates her identity through iconic African American characters and entertainers in Black History.

THE SECOND COMING OF KLAUS KINSKI

solo performance · wtfn · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Klaus Kinski is one of the most celebrated and controversial actors in the history of world cinema. The reckless abandon with which he approached both life and art left him tortured, demonized and worshiped. He now resurrects to shake your souls with one last command performance.
Klaus Kinski is one of the most celebrated and controversial actors in the history of world cinema. The reckless abandon with which he approached both life and art left him tortured, demonized and worshiped. He now resurrects to shake your souls with one last command performance.

WHY WE BECOME WITCHES

solo performance · vinegar tom · Ages 10+ · one person show · United States of America
This occult comedy of manners follows Laura Willowes, a spinster, as she does everything possible to get her family to leave her alone - including making a deal with Satan.
This occult comedy of manners follows Laura Willowes, a spinster, as she does everything possible to get her family to leave her alone - including making a deal with Satan.