THE RUFFIAN ON THE STAIR

ensemble theatre · hicks street productions · Ages 12+ · 90 mins · United States of America
THE RUFFIAN ON THE STAIR by Joe Orton.
THE RUFFIAN ON THE STAIR by Joe Orton.

YES. NO. MAYBE.

ensemble theatre · suttle dramas · Ages 18+ · world premiere · 80 mins · United States of America
Dark Sexy Dramedy: In these #MeToo times, people are speaking out about sexual abuse, but some people happily/consciously use sex to get ahead. Would you sleep with someone to get a job? Would you let your partner sleep with someone if it would boost your careers? Monogamy or $1M for one night?
Dark Sexy Dramedy: In these #MeToo times, people are speaking out about sexual abuse, but some people happily/consciously use sex to get ahead. Would you sleep with someone to get a job? Would you let your partner sleep with someone if it would boost your careers? Monogamy or $1M for one night?

POWER LUNCH

ensemble theatre · easily distracted llc · Ages 16+ · 45 mins · United States of America
A one-act comedy by Alan Ball A highly ambitious couple battle for control even though they've just met. A satirical look at sex, gender and relationships in a society that values image over personal integrity. Cast Joel Flynn Maddison Bullock Michael Filippone Dir. Jared Boghosian
A one-act comedy by Alan Ball A highly ambitious couple battle for control even though they've just met. A satirical look at sex, gender and relationships in a society that values image over personal integrity. Cast Joel Flynn Maddison Bullock Michael Filippone Dir. Jared Boghosian

A NIGHT OUT BY HAROLD PINTER

ensemble theatre · benevitriol productions · Ages 13+ · 1hr · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Albert, an introverted insurance firm employee still lives with his co-dependent mother in South London. After his office buddies convince him to come to the firm's office party, a dire case of mistaken identity will shift his life into a very disturbing direction.
Albert, an introverted insurance firm employee still lives with his co-dependent mother in South London. After his office buddies convince him to come to the firm's office party, a dire case of mistaken identity will shift his life into a very disturbing direction.

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.

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.

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.

"HELLO AMERICA"

ensemble theatre · cbg arts / inglewood theater group · Ages 14+ · world premiere · 90 mins · United States of America
Hello America is a riveting production that chronicles the journey of 7 black men's masculinity, spirituality, fatherhood, sexuality, love, lust & identity through the use of creative storytelling, monologue, audience interaction, film & music.
Hello America is a riveting production that chronicles the journey of 7 black men's masculinity, spirituality, fatherhood, sexuality, love, lust & identity through the use of creative storytelling, monologue, audience interaction, film & music.

OCTOPI WALL STREET

ensemble theatre · and/yet/1951 · Ages 12+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
Octopi Wall Street is a more shellfish look at climate change. The play comes at the issue through a series of vignettes told from the perspective of human and non-human entities. The opening monologue won the 2019 Monologue Selection at the Region 8 Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival.
Octopi Wall Street is a more shellfish look at climate change. The play comes at the issue through a series of vignettes told from the perspective of human and non-human entities. The opening monologue won the 2019 Monologue Selection at the Region 8 Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival.

TOMMY'S ROOM

ensemble theatre · n/a · Ages 17+ · includes nudity · 1hr · United States of America
Two childhood friends, now sophomores in college, spend an afternoon together. As the hours go by, hidden truths come to light, deep dark secrets are revealed, and everything spirals out of control.
Two childhood friends, now sophomores in college, spend an afternoon together. As the hours go by, hidden truths come to light, deep dark secrets are revealed, and everything spirals out of control.

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.

GOLDFISH

ensemble theatre · jessica abrams · Ages 13+ · 85 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.

THE FLOWER SOCIETY

ensemble theatre · rough riders theatre cavalry · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
"The Flower Society" by Maryanne Householder, is a one act play that depicts the lives of four homeless women and their survival methods combatted with their personal struggles on the streets.
"The Flower Society" by Maryanne Householder, is a one act play that depicts the lives of four homeless women and their survival methods combatted with their personal struggles on the streets.

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?!

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.

SACRED FOOLS brings 3 new shows to HFF19

A devised adaptation of a Greek classic about corruption, weakness & power; a hilarious tale of a highly-trained marksman/history teacher; and a heartwarming comedy about an overbearing stage mother and her hapless son attempting to stage a comeback

NO JOKE - Fringe MUST SEE!

NO JOKE explores the immigration crisis in the US through the eyes of social media and an Instagram Influencer. Come ready to insta!

Free show this Saturday!

Life Plan is immersive satirical sci-fi — you’re live at a timeshare sales pitch from our dystopian future. Your Dream Life™ is the offer. Fulfillment is the opportunity. Will you buy in?