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?

GROUNDWORK

solo performance · tlynn talent management · Ages 8+ · family friendly · one person show · United States of America
"Grow a garden." The idea hits Paul like a meteor hitting the planet and he’s off. He reads the books, sows the seeds, and before his first tomatoes ripen, departs on a crusade to save the planet one precious seedling at a time. Saving himself, however, may prove the harder battle.
"Grow a garden." The idea hits Paul like a meteor hitting the planet and he’s off. He reads the books, sows the seeds, and before his first tomatoes ripen, departs on a crusade to save the planet one precious seedling at a time. Saving himself, however, may prove the harder battle.

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.

30:30:60 - A COMPETITIVE BIRTHDAY EVENT - EXTENDED!!

solo performance · stories & makebelieve · Ages 21+ · one person show · United States of America
EXTENDED! Dates TBA! Former tennis pro Skyler Strong is celebrating her 30th birthday by smashing 30 of her biggest goals on stage in a wild charity birthday event. Because growing up is all about winning.
EXTENDED! Dates TBA! Former tennis pro Skyler Strong is celebrating her 30th birthday by smashing 30 of her biggest goals on stage in a wild charity birthday event. Because growing up is all about winning.

PATTI'S AMERICA

solo performance · patti's america productions, llc · Ages 11+ · one person show · United States of America
PATTI’S AMERICA is a funny & touching one-woman show that looks into the life & loves of newly arrived Romanian immigrant Patti Zianescu on her journey to becoming a “real American woman!” Writer/performer: Joyce Hananel. Director: Gary Austin, Founder/Original Director of THE GROUNDLINGS.
PATTI’S AMERICA is a funny & touching one-woman show that looks into the life & loves of newly arrived Romanian immigrant Patti Zianescu on her journey to becoming a “real American woman!” Writer/performer: Joyce Hananel. Director: Gary Austin, Founder/Original Director of THE GROUNDLINGS.

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.

CULT MODEL

solo performance · mormon boy productions, llc · Ages 12+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Are you a Cultaholic? Then the Cult Master will see you now! Steven Fales (Confessions of a Mormon Boy) takes Obsessive Cult Disorder to a whole new level with songs, parodies, stand-up and more. Leave your common sense at the door!
Are you a Cultaholic? Then the Cult Master will see you now! Steven Fales (Confessions of a Mormon Boy) takes Obsessive Cult Disorder to a whole new level with songs, parodies, stand-up and more. Leave your common sense at the door!

MMHMM: A KILLER ONE WOMAN SHOW

solo performance · soaring solo · Ages 17+ · one person show · United States of America
Jennifer is a recent college graduate who has just been “graped”, or grey-raped. Unable to bring her grapist to justice in a court of law, Jennifer decides she must kill him, but she'll need all the help she can get from the women who raised her, the MMHMM.
Jennifer is a recent college graduate who has just been “graped”, or grey-raped. Unable to bring her grapist to justice in a court of law, Jennifer decides she must kill him, but she'll need all the help she can get from the women who raised her, the MMHMM.

BEETHOVEN: IMMORTAL

solo performance · warriorheart productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
"I would have ended my life,it was only my art that held me back". The show depicts Beethoven's rise as a musical genius,his struggles with love and society and focuses on his battle with his sickness, his fall, his regaining of hope through art and fight for immortality. Life is short,Art eternal.
"I would have ended my life,it was only my art that held me back". The show depicts Beethoven's rise as a musical genius,his struggles with love and society and focuses on his battle with his sickness, his fall, his regaining of hope through art and fight for immortality. Life is short,Art eternal.

MIMI'S SUITCASE

solo performance · ana bayat · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
True story of a European-educated young woman returning to her native Iran after the revolution. One woman, 27 characters, 4 languages. In English, Persian and Spanish with English surtitles.
True story of a European-educated young woman returning to her native Iran after the revolution. One woman, 27 characters, 4 languages. In English, Persian and Spanish with English surtitles.

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.

ARTICHOKE HEARTS

solo performance · sarah mitchell · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
Artichoke Hearts cuts into the strange, sadistic state of being in love. Written and performed by Sarah Mitchell in a series of embodied interviews, the show investigates why we bother to look for pieces of ourselves in other people.
Artichoke Hearts cuts into the strange, sadistic state of being in love. Written and performed by Sarah Mitchell in a series of embodied interviews, the show investigates why we bother to look for pieces of ourselves in other people.

VOICES

solo performance · carla delaney · Ages 13+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Voices is a hilarious one woman comedy about a voice-over actress discovering her own voice! Carla Delaney can mimic any voice. But it's not until she meets the surprising voices of her head, her heart, her snotty respiratory system, and over 30 more, that she realizes the value of her own voice.
Voices is a hilarious one woman comedy about a voice-over actress discovering her own voice! Carla Delaney can mimic any voice. But it's not until she meets the surprising voices of her head, her heart, her snotty respiratory system, and over 30 more, that she realizes the value of her own voice.

30JJ OR BUST: THE WORLD IS MY UNDERWIRE

solo performance · telltale company · Ages 15+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
It's surprisingly what comes up when you're living as a 30-double-J in a 34-C world.
It's surprisingly what comes up when you're living as a 30-double-J in a 34-C world.

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.

Forgetting not Forgotten

This multimedia, multiple character is a edutainment solo show. A performer takes on the role as caregiver after her mothers diagnosis with Alzheimers, and as the neighborhood becomes gentrified her world falls apart.

How to Adult

Come learn the easy way by watching people learn the hard way.

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It's Saturday night, and Erik and Connor are looking to get laid. When they try their luck on a hook-up app, the night takes a turn they never expected and their true desires are revealed.

Five Pieces of Paper

How do you tell a story about the Holocaust without it being overwhelming? You sing in Yiddish, act, tell stories, puppeteer, clown, and bake... “Beautifully courageous and authentic performance. I laughed, I cried, and I was deeply moved.”