FORGOTTEN BAGGAGE: STORIES FROM THE WILLARD SUITCASES

solo performance · robin walsh · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
In 1995, workers at Willard Asylum in New York state discovered 400 suitcases of former patients, their owners buried and forgotten. The objects within - time capsules of lives interrupted. This work-in-progress features 2-3 scenes told through Object Theatre, using only items from each case.
In 1995, workers at Willard Asylum in New York state discovered 400 suitcases of former patients, their owners buried and forgotten. The objects within - time capsules of lives interrupted. This work-in-progress features 2-3 scenes told through Object Theatre, using only items from each case.

GET OVER YOURSELF

solo performance · soaring solo · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
Fan of Sci-fi or Japanese culture? Love practicing yoga or playing The Legend of Zelda!? Or have you dealt with a loved one fighting cancer? This show might touch you more than you know, and hopefully bring us all to a place where we can fight our negative egos and find love for ourselves.
Fan of Sci-fi or Japanese culture? Love practicing yoga or playing The Legend of Zelda!? Or have you dealt with a loved one fighting cancer? This show might touch you more than you know, and hopefully bring us all to a place where we can fight our negative egos and find love for ourselves.

PRYOR TRUTH

solo performance · the collective-ny · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
PRYOR TRUTH is a celebration of "Richard Pryor". Through Mudbone, one of the artist's most beloved characters, we learn who Richard was, who he dared to be, the battles he fought and the cost of greatness.
PRYOR TRUTH is a celebration of "Richard Pryor". Through Mudbone, one of the artist's most beloved characters, we learn who Richard was, who he dared to be, the battles he fought and the cost of greatness.

COLLEGE CLASSIFIED

solo performance · lauren sarah young · Ages 13+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
College Classified: Sutton Summers' Literally Real College Application Season Vlog. *Thousands of Miles.* Hundreds of Pages of Essay Drafts.* Dozens of Campuses.* One Video Blog.*
College Classified: Sutton Summers' Literally Real College Application Season Vlog. *Thousands of Miles.* Hundreds of Pages of Essay Drafts.* Dozens of Campuses.* One Video Blog.*

AMERICAN MAN DREAM

solo performance · whatthehelldidshesay · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · Mexico
Dark comic exploration of sexuality (and lack thereof) through the lens of a confused girl growing up in religiously conservative Mexico, where her chief romantic outlet is a giant stuffed teddy bear. Vanessa Lua hilariously illustrates that virginity can, in fact, survive marriage.
Dark comic exploration of sexuality (and lack thereof) through the lens of a confused girl growing up in religiously conservative Mexico, where her chief romantic outlet is a giant stuffed teddy bear. Vanessa Lua hilariously illustrates that virginity can, in fact, survive marriage.

GIVING UP IS HARD TO DO

solo performance · erizoe productions and kal · Ages 17+ · one person show · United States of America
Annie Abbott (Transparent, Castle, Californication, 9 years on LA Law) wrote and performs Giving Up Is Hard To Do, an irreverent, funny take on the audacity and grit needed to be a working character actor and to survive the hurdles of online dating. Joel Zwick (My Big Fat Greek Wedding) directs.
Annie Abbott (Transparent, Castle, Californication, 9 years on LA Law) wrote and performs Giving Up Is Hard To Do, an irreverent, funny take on the audacity and grit needed to be a working character actor and to survive the hurdles of online dating. Joel Zwick (My Big Fat Greek Wedding) directs.

CODE:197 DWB (DRIVING WHILE BLEWISH).

solo performance · lumpy-cramp dba, blj productions & poor-man theatre co. · Ages 14+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Benny Lee Harris Lumpkins Jr, a.k.a. Ben-El David, a.k.a Benny Weinberg, or is it Benny Lee Harris Weinberg-Lumpkins, whatever, he is Blewish, a.k.a. Black and Jewish. Oy Vey! Sababa? Why Judaism? These questions are answered and more at the only Oneg at hff16. Special appearance by Diversidad.
Benny Lee Harris Lumpkins Jr, a.k.a. Ben-El David, a.k.a Benny Weinberg, or is it Benny Lee Harris Weinberg-Lumpkins, whatever, he is Blewish, a.k.a. Black and Jewish. Oy Vey! Sababa? Why Judaism? These questions are answered and more at the only Oneg at hff16. Special appearance by Diversidad.

VICTORY?! SOME NAMES HAVE BEEN CHANGED TO PROTECT THE GUILTY

solo performance · judy lombardo (performer) · Ages 12+ · one person show · United States of America
A humorous, dramatic, faith-based and fact-filled story about the performer’s real life battle with 2 brain tumors. From “The Strangeness of Friends” to “Survivor Guilt” and “Eating My Words”, Victory?! chronicles 19 years of the life of this brain tumor patient/survivor.
A humorous, dramatic, faith-based and fact-filled story about the performer’s real life battle with 2 brain tumors. From “The Strangeness of Friends” to “Survivor Guilt” and “Eating My Words”, Victory?! chronicles 19 years of the life of this brain tumor patient/survivor.

A REGULAR LITTLE HOUDINI

solo performance · flying bridge theatre company · Ages 10+ · family friendly · one person show · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
A play of hope and magic! A tenacious boy from the docks idolises Houdini and commits himself to emulate his hero, but working class life in Edwardian Britain gets in the way. Suitable for all the family.
A play of hope and magic! A tenacious boy from the docks idolises Houdini and commits himself to emulate his hero, but working class life in Edwardian Britain gets in the way. Suitable for all the family.

TIMELESS

solo performance · dancing the dream productions · Ages 12+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
“Timeless” is a one-hour dramatic interpretation of sonnets, prose, poetic verse and quotes by great writers around the world from the ancient past to our time. Perfect for anyone who has a love for literature and is affected by Time, a universal topic that concerns us all.
“Timeless” is a one-hour dramatic interpretation of sonnets, prose, poetic verse and quotes by great writers around the world from the ancient past to our time. Perfect for anyone who has a love for literature and is affected by Time, a universal topic that concerns us all.

PATRIOT ACT

solo performance · n/a · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
Mike Schlitt wants to restore your faith in American Democracy. He claims he can do it in just 47 minutes. Come celebrate American exceptionalism and limited attention spans, then activate your citizenship by joining the “Patriot Act Raucous Caucus”. Art! Advocacy! Action! (+ puppets)
Mike Schlitt wants to restore your faith in American Democracy. He claims he can do it in just 47 minutes. Come celebrate American exceptionalism and limited attention spans, then activate your citizenship by joining the “Patriot Act Raucous Caucus”. Art! Advocacy! Action! (+ puppets)

INFINITE EXPECTATION OF THE DAWN

solo performance · giant nerd productions · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
Set in the dystopian world after the United States suffers Civil War II, “Infinite Expectation of the Dawn” weaves the stories of Joan and Alicia, two perspectives from a country burdened with fear, who both made personal sacrifices to create their ideal reality.
Set in the dystopian world after the United States suffers Civil War II, “Infinite Expectation of the Dawn” weaves the stories of Joan and Alicia, two perspectives from a country burdened with fear, who both made personal sacrifices to create their ideal reality.

WARM CHEESE

solo performance · fubble entertainment, llc. · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
Nothing says love like... "Warm Cheese" Written and performed by Teresa L. Thome and Directed by Stan Zimmerman, Warm Cheese is an intimate and comedic exploration of a woman wanting to no longer hate her dead mother.
Nothing says love like... "Warm Cheese" Written and performed by Teresa L. Thome and Directed by Stan Zimmerman, Warm Cheese is an intimate and comedic exploration of a woman wanting to no longer hate her dead mother.

PLEASE STAND CLEAR, THE DOORS ARE CLOSING

solo performance · lurking cat theatre · Ages 12+ · one person show · United States of America
A tragicomic one-man show that invites you to experience life, death, and all the scary stuff in between through the eyes of 12 people on the Metro Expo Line train. Come for the laughs. Stay for the tears. Leave with an annoying song stuck in your head.
A tragicomic one-man show that invites you to experience life, death, and all the scary stuff in between through the eyes of 12 people on the Metro Expo Line train. Come for the laughs. Stay for the tears. Leave with an annoying song stuck in your head.

BLOODY BEAUTIFUL

solo performance · proboscis theatre company · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
***Pick of the Fringe*** A one woman show about the most evil Countess in history and how she begins to affect Erica, the actress portraying her. Will the woman who killed 650 virgins to bathe in their blood take control?
***Pick of the Fringe*** A one woman show about the most evil Countess in history and how she begins to affect Erica, the actress portraying her. Will the woman who killed 650 virgins to bathe in their blood take control?