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.

THE SAME ROOM

ensemble theatre · lucid dramatics · Ages 18+ · flashing lights · world premiere · 40 mins · United States of America
It's time to move on... if only they could get out. Thyma & Aspid have unfinished business, but will it stay that way? What comes next? Or is this... it?
It's time to move on... if only they could get out. Thyma & Aspid have unfinished business, but will it stay that way? What comes next? Or is this... it?

THE HUMAN[OID] EXPERIENCE

ensemble theatre · the naked plumber · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · world premiere · 45 mins · United States of America
To begin her first novel, a cynical writer must resist the temptation to fill the void left by the nonsensical death of her admired brother. However, her only writing apparatus is her indentured humanoid—a Personal Robot stocked with Netflix, porn, and existential angst.
To begin her first novel, a cynical writer must resist the temptation to fill the void left by the nonsensical death of her admired brother. However, her only writing apparatus is her indentured humanoid—a Personal Robot stocked with Netflix, porn, and existential angst.

HOW TO ADULT!

ensemble theatre · cliffhangers productions · Ages 15+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
One summer evening, five friends gather to drink and celebrate a big accomplishment. Over the course of the party, tensions arise and truths are revealed as the group comes to terms with who they were, who they are, and who they are about to become.
One summer evening, five friends gather to drink and celebrate a big accomplishment. Over the course of the party, tensions arise and truths are revealed as the group comes to terms with who they were, who they are, and who they are about to become.

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.

S.O.S.

ensemble theatre · the wallis studio ensemble · Ages 16+ · flashing lights · 1hr · United States of America
S.O.S. is an original theatre piece about love and resilience in times of crisis. As loneliness and alienation reach epidemic proportions, a group of strangers find connection and meaning through love letters of the past, and by discovering the power that lies in small moments of humanity.
S.O.S. is an original theatre piece about love and resilience in times of crisis. As loneliness and alienation reach epidemic proportions, a group of strangers find connection and meaning through love letters of the past, and by discovering the power that lies in small moments of humanity.

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?!

HOBOKEN

ensemble theatre · the waverly writers collective · Ages 16+ · flashing lights · 90 mins · United States of America
Jack and Erica find love after a one-night stand. She wants to be a famous actress and he's a mysterious Irishman who has the money to make her dreams come true – until a Russian screenplay, two million dollars in unmarked bills and taboo desires threaten to tear them apart. How much is too much?
Jack and Erica find love after a one-night stand. She wants to be a famous actress and he's a mysterious Irishman who has the money to make her dreams come true – until a Russian screenplay, two million dollars in unmarked bills and taboo desires threaten to tear them apart. How much is too much?

FURY

ensemble theatre · scenario · Ages 16+ · 1hr · United States of America
When her 6 year-old girl is abducted, and the police can’t/won’t help, Sarah goes after the drug dealer she is convinced took her daughter, despite his claims of innocence. How far should she go to get to the truth, when she has no actual proof, just her mother's intuition, and what if she’s wrong?
When her 6 year-old girl is abducted, and the police can’t/won’t help, Sarah goes after the drug dealer she is convinced took her daughter, despite his claims of innocence. How far should she go to get to the truth, when she has no actual proof, just her mother's intuition, and what if she’s wrong?

TRIBUNAL

ensemble theatre · scenario · Ages 10+ · 1hr · United States of America
A one-act satirical dramedy based on the true-life events of Lindsay Shepherd, grad student, who sparked major controversy by posting a secret recording of a tribunal where she was accused of violating human rights law for showing a video of Jordan Peterson discussing gendered pronoun use in class.
A one-act satirical dramedy based on the true-life events of Lindsay Shepherd, grad student, who sparked major controversy by posting a secret recording of a tribunal where she was accused of violating human rights law for showing a video of Jordan Peterson discussing gendered pronoun use in class.

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.

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".

KLINGON TAMBURLAINE

ensemble theatre · school of night · Ages 13+ · 105 mins · United States of America
The School of Night is proud to present Christopher Marlowe’s medieval pageant of will, war and conquest re-imagined as epic sci-fi spectacle. Tragedy! Romance! Mighty verse! Great battles waged on land and in space! Honor and glory! Qapla’!
The School of Night is proud to present Christopher Marlowe’s medieval pageant of will, war and conquest re-imagined as epic sci-fi spectacle. Tragedy! Romance! Mighty verse! Great battles waged on land and in space! Honor and glory! Qapla’!

WHY DID THE CHICKEN CROSS THE ROAD?

ensemble theatre · matthew hennigar · Ages 14+ · 90 mins · United States of America
After a critically acclaimed run in London, “Why did the Chicken Cross the Road?” comes to LA as part of the Hollywood Fringe Festival. Turning the joke upside down in absurdist fashion, the comedy follows the words in that joke as they try to figure out their meaning and reach the 'real world'.
After a critically acclaimed run in London, “Why did the Chicken Cross the Road?” comes to LA as part of the Hollywood Fringe Festival. Turning the joke upside down in absurdist fashion, the comedy follows the words in that joke as they try to figure out their meaning and reach the 'real world'.

POSITIVE SECRETS AIDS AND THE HIP HOP GENERATION

ensemble theatre · innercity performing arts ensemble · Ages 14+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
Positive Secrets is a unique and powerful look at the lives of real people living with HIV and AIDS. Crafted from interviews with young people dealing with the disease, it uses, drama humor And dance to get everyone to remember that HIV/AIDS is real and preventable.
Positive Secrets is a unique and powerful look at the lives of real people living with HIV and AIDS. Crafted from interviews with young people dealing with the disease, it uses, drama humor And dance to get everyone to remember that HIV/AIDS is real and preventable.

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