WHAT? A STORY SHOW

ensemble theatre · pop-up theater · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
GROWING THROUGH IT each real story starts and stops as they intersect, interact & intertwine. performers come into and act out each other's stories.
GROWING THROUGH IT each real story starts and stops as they intersect, interact & intertwine. performers come into and act out each other's stories.

DOUBLE FALSEHOOD

ensemble theatre · the porters of hellsgate · Ages 13+ · United States of America
Shakespeare’s lost play: The Porters of Hellsgate present DOUBLE FALSEHOOD by Lewis Theobald, adapted from the lost manuscript of CARDENIO by William Shakespeare and John Fletcher. This adaptation of Shakespeare’s play reemerged in the 18th century. 55-minutes; directed by Alex Parker.
Shakespeare’s lost play: The Porters of Hellsgate present DOUBLE FALSEHOOD by Lewis Theobald, adapted from the lost manuscript of CARDENIO by William Shakespeare and John Fletcher. This adaptation of Shakespeare’s play reemerged in the 18th century. 55-minutes; directed by Alex Parker.

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.

GOLDFISH

ensemble theatre · jessica abrams · Ages 13+ · 90 mins · United States of America
A young man raises his father. Then he leaves home. He meets a young woman who undoes him. The young woman has her own story. It's a play about legacy—how do we become who we are?—and it's about leaving home. We raise our children to leave us, to walk out into the world and then they do.
A young man raises his father. Then he leaves home. He meets a young woman who undoes him. The young woman has her own story. It's a play about legacy—how do we become who we are?—and it's about leaving home. We raise our children to leave us, to walk out into the world and then they do.

SAVING CAIN

ensemble theatre · winner entertainment · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
A far-right, Pentecostal helicopter-mom struggles to keep her hell-raising son on the path of righteousness as he enters his first public school. When a powerful addiction takes over her son's life, she must accept that you can't save everyone, and that not every miracle can be left up to God.
A far-right, Pentecostal helicopter-mom struggles to keep her hell-raising son on the path of righteousness as he enters his first public school. When a powerful addiction takes over her son's life, she must accept that you can't save everyone, and that not every miracle can be left up to God.

GAYFACE (THE WORKSHOP PRODUCTION)

ensemble theatre · n/a · Ages 18+ · flashing lights · includes nudity · 95 mins · United States of America
John Hunt is weeks away from becoming the first openly gay actor to win the Best Actor Oscar, but the only problem is he's straight. At the pinnacle of his career and within arms reach of his lifelong dream he must reconcile the actualities of queer culture in America with his true beliefs.
John Hunt is weeks away from becoming the first openly gay actor to win the Best Actor Oscar, but the only problem is he's straight. At the pinnacle of his career and within arms reach of his lifelong dream he must reconcile the actualities of queer culture in America with his true beliefs.

SILENT JOY, A NEW PLAY

ensemble theatre · empty space artistry · Ages 13+ · flashing lights · world premiere · 90 mins · United States of America
When a girl trapped by her own demons decides to help Joy, a kind, mysterious boy whose mouth is sewn shut, she must face her darkest memories to find redemption for her new friend. This epic drama of love and forgiveness is brought to life with an ensemble cast and 2 live musicians.
When a girl trapped by her own demons decides to help Joy, a kind, mysterious boy whose mouth is sewn shut, she must face her darkest memories to find redemption for her new friend. This epic drama of love and forgiveness is brought to life with an ensemble cast and 2 live musicians.

IN CONCLUSION:

ensemble theatre · the puckwit gang · Ages 16+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
You know the type. They seem to have it all: cash, charm, and connections. We let them play by different rules. But when a boy is found dead and two more stand to hang, justice is put under the microscope and we have to ask: how did we get here, where are we going, and do we even have a choice?
You know the type. They seem to have it all: cash, charm, and connections. We let them play by different rules. But when a boy is found dead and two more stand to hang, justice is put under the microscope and we have to ask: how did we get here, where are we going, and do we even have a choice?

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.

ROOTS: AN EVENING OF WORLD PREMIERE SHORTS

ensemble theatre · theatre of note · Ages 18+ · world premiere · 90 mins · United States of America
ROOTS: An Evening of World Premiere Shorts is four wonderfully strange world premiere short plays that usher audiences through the complexity of the human condition.
ROOTS: An Evening of World Premiere Shorts is four wonderfully strange world premiere short plays that usher audiences through the complexity of the human condition.

ARISTOPHANES' THE BIRDS

ensemble theatre · sacred fools theater company · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
When the world has gone to the birds, the cuckoo is king. An ensemble devised project based on Aristophanes' The Birds.
When the world has gone to the birds, the cuckoo is king. An ensemble devised project based on Aristophanes' The Birds.

WHERE THE ROSES BLOOM

ensemble theatre · hot box productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 65 mins · United States of America
Lizette has always been one to play by the rules of society. With a mother who always knows best, she finds herself having difficulty separating her choices from what's expected from her. On her own for the first time, Lizette is faced with questioning her identity and beliefs.
Lizette has always been one to play by the rules of society. With a mother who always knows best, she finds herself having difficulty separating her choices from what's expected from her. On her own for the first time, Lizette is faced with questioning her identity and beliefs.

THE RUFFIAN ON THE STAIR

ensemble theatre · hicks street productions · Ages 12+ · 1hr · United States of America
THE RUFFIAN ON THE STAIR by Joe Orton.
THE RUFFIAN ON THE STAIR by Joe Orton.

RIPPLE

ensemble theatre · white light theatre co · Ages 10+ · world premiere · United States of America
The last century has undergone a sensational transformation inspired by our innate desire to provide a brighter future for the generations to come. But what happens when one generation's hope for the future steals the hope of another's?
The last century has undergone a sensational transformation inspired by our innate desire to provide a brighter future for the generations to come. But what happens when one generation's hope for the future steals the hope of another's?

DEATH AND THE FOOL

ensemble theatre · fiasco! physical theatre · Ages 13+ · 1hr · United States of America
“Death and the Fool” is a contemporary adaptation of the comedic play “Mistero Buffo” written by Nobel Prize winning playwright Dario Fo. Fiasco! incorporates physical theatre techniques to bring awareness to timeless issues of morality, dignity, survival, corruption, and power.
“Death and the Fool” is a contemporary adaptation of the comedic play “Mistero Buffo” written by Nobel Prize winning playwright Dario Fo. Fiasco! incorporates physical theatre techniques to bring awareness to timeless issues of morality, dignity, survival, corruption, and power.