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.

IT'S PERSONAL

solo performance · it's personal · Ages 18+ · United States of America
"It's Personal" is a solo performance group in L.A. sharing some of the best, funniest, scariest, truthful moments on stage. They are excited to bring a group of people together to laugh, cry, and most importantly relate. What's your story?
"It's Personal" is a solo performance group in L.A. sharing some of the best, funniest, scariest, truthful moments on stage. They are excited to bring a group of people together to laugh, cry, and most importantly relate. What's your story?

HEY HOLLYWOOD, MY HUSTLE HAS ADHD

solo performance · rasika mathur · Ages 17+ · family friendly · one person show · United States of America
South-Asian writer/performer Rasika Mathur brings the "model minority" stereotype to its knees, demonstrating how undetected lifelong mental issues wreak havoc on an otherwise talented, intelligent girl hustling in Hollywood. But it's a comedy!
South-Asian writer/performer Rasika Mathur brings the "model minority" stereotype to its knees, demonstrating how undetected lifelong mental issues wreak havoc on an otherwise talented, intelligent girl hustling in Hollywood. But it's a comedy!

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.

CONVERSATIONS 'BOUT THE GIRLS

solo performance · visions of possibilities · Ages 16+ · family friendly · one person show · United States of America
“Conversations ‘Bout the Girls” A celebration of breasts in all their many names, shapes and sizes!
“Conversations ‘Bout the Girls” A celebration of breasts in all their many names, shapes and sizes!

MISTERO BUFFO

solo performance · mistero buffo · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
Mistero Buffo is a social interpretation of the Passion Stories, from the point of view of the Guillare, a Jester or Fool. Through monologues, soliloquies, storytelling, dialogues, and crowd scenes, the Giullare will invite the audience to his Comical Mystery, redefining the notion of authority.
Mistero Buffo is a social interpretation of the Passion Stories, from the point of view of the Guillare, a Jester or Fool. Through monologues, soliloquies, storytelling, dialogues, and crowd scenes, the Giullare will invite the audience to his Comical Mystery, redefining the notion of authority.

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.

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.

FUCK TINDER

solo performance · jade lake productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
F*ck Tinder (a love story) is storytelling crack from The Moth champion David Rodwin. From a first date who wanted sex, but brought along her infant, to hitting up a sex club with a woman who’d just said “I love you,” David takes you on a journey you’re glad he took and you didn’t.
F*ck Tinder (a love story) is storytelling crack from The Moth champion David Rodwin. From a first date who wanted sex, but brought along her infant, to hitting up a sex club with a woman who’d just said “I love you,” David takes you on a journey you’re glad he took and you didn’t.

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.

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.

FROM BEYOND: JOHN W BOOTH, IDA B WELLS, & THE MANSON FAMILY

solo performance · the art of acting studio · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
These three original pieces were written, directed and performed by the recent graduates of the Art of Acting Studio Conservatory. Developed during the 2017 Professional Conservatory Class solo show project, each is an artistic exploration of the life of a notable personality throughout history.
These three original pieces were written, directed and performed by the recent graduates of the Art of Acting Studio Conservatory. Developed during the 2017 Professional Conservatory Class solo show project, each is an artistic exploration of the life of a notable personality throughout history.

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.

THE BRICK: A ONE MAN MUSICAL

solo performance · bill berry · Ages 13+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
It’s been said that there are three deaths: First when your body ceases to function. Second when your body is put in its grave. And third, that moment, sometime in the future, when your name is spoken for the last time. This may be the last time. Written by Bill Berry. Directed by Kelly De Sarla.
It’s been said that there are three deaths: First when your body ceases to function. Second when your body is put in its grave. And third, that moment, sometime in the future, when your name is spoken for the last time. This may be the last time. Written by Bill Berry. Directed by Kelly De Sarla.

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.