DISTINCTLY DIFFERENT: FIVE NEW SOLO SHORTS

solo performance · walk a mile productions · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
These heartfelt, and often funny, performances offer a window into the journey to find self-love. From the struggle of coming out to self reflections in the psych ward. From growing up fast in a one-parent family to talking to your uncooperative genitalia. There is a little something for everyone.
These heartfelt, and often funny, performances offer a window into the journey to find self-love. From the struggle of coming out to self reflections in the psych ward. From growing up fast in a one-parent family to talking to your uncooperative genitalia. There is a little something for everyone.

WHY WE BECOME WITCHES

solo performance · vinegar tom · Ages 10+ · one person show · United States of America
This occult comedy of manners follows Laura Willowes, a spinster, as she does everything possible to get her family to leave her alone - including making a deal with Satan.
This occult comedy of manners follows Laura Willowes, a spinster, as she does everything possible to get her family to leave her alone - including making a deal with Satan.

INCANTESIMO

solo performance · the magic and music company · Ages 8+ · family friendly · flashing lights · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
A journey through history and myth exploring the powerful connection between magic and music. Written by award-winning filmmaker and magic inventor, Chris Philpott and starring actor, musician and magician Riccardo Berdini (Italian Musical Theater Performer of the Year, Penn and Teller Fool Us).
A journey through history and myth exploring the powerful connection between magic and music. Written by award-winning filmmaker and magic inventor, Chris Philpott and starring actor, musician and magician Riccardo Berdini (Italian Musical Theater Performer of the Year, Penn and Teller Fool Us).

ART AND ABOLITION

solo performance · level ground · Ages 10+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · Kenya
The story of a black queer woman who journeys from Atlanta to Africa to restore justice through the arts. As a child she suffers sexual abuse which causes deep trauma, but finds healing and community through the arts. She then moves to Africa and uses the arts to bring healing to other young girls.
The story of a black queer woman who journeys from Atlanta to Africa to restore justice through the arts. As a child she suffers sexual abuse which causes deep trauma, but finds healing and community through the arts. She then moves to Africa and uses the arts to bring healing to other young girls.

ONE MAN NOIR

solo performance · deconstructed productions · Ages 12+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
1944, San Francisco. A mysterious woman's plea. Murder! Espionage!! (((Nazis!!!))) Detective Frank Liston is in over his head as he races against the clock to solve this rich pulp novel/noir style, multi-media, mystery that just happens to have only one actor.
1944, San Francisco. A mysterious woman's plea. Murder! Espionage!! (((Nazis!!!))) Detective Frank Liston is in over his head as he races against the clock to solve this rich pulp novel/noir style, multi-media, mystery that just happens to have only one actor.

THE OTHER BROTHER

solo performance · highland media forge · Ages 12+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
The Other Brother: The Black Fraternal Experience in America as Seen Through Blue Eyes
The Other Brother: The Black Fraternal Experience in America as Seen Through Blue Eyes

DESERT WARRIOR

solo performance · ross john gosla · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
A boy on the brink of becoming a Jedi stands accused for his involvement in the atrocious and controversial scandal that lost Hilary Clinton the 2016 Election. Based on true events.
A boy on the brink of becoming a Jedi stands accused for his involvement in the atrocious and controversial scandal that lost Hilary Clinton the 2016 Election. Based on true events.

CHEMO BARBIE: MY LADY BITS' JOURNEY THROUGH BREAST CANCER.

solo performance · heather keller, keep abreast with heather · Ages 18+ · includes nudity · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Heather's world was rocked by a breast cancer diagnosis. A true heartbreaking & comedic journey of growth filled with love, friendship & betrayal. Performed from the heart. This powerful, gritty, & uplifting journey shows a young woman conquering cancer while living life as normal as possible.
Heather's world was rocked by a breast cancer diagnosis. A true heartbreaking & comedic journey of growth filled with love, friendship & betrayal. Performed from the heart. This powerful, gritty, & uplifting journey shows a young woman conquering cancer while living life as normal as possible.

SOMEWHERE BETWEEN COSMO AND THE BIBLE

solo performance · independent · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Lola’s countless heavens. A cat that looks like Hitler. Abandoned train tracks dividing the “east” and “west” sides of town. Taglish. Southern Baptist churches. "Model minorities" in post-9/11. A series of journals collecting dust on a forgotten bookshelf...
Lola’s countless heavens. A cat that looks like Hitler. Abandoned train tracks dividing the “east” and “west” sides of town. Taglish. Southern Baptist churches. "Model minorities" in post-9/11. A series of journals collecting dust on a forgotten bookshelf...

WHAT THEY SAID ABOUT LOVE

solo performance · steve budd presents · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
Steve Budd plays a New Age couple who met BEFORE they met, an artist with a soft spot for homeless guys, a pair of Metal Heads who want to get married on 6-6-6, and more. Created from interviews. Best of the 2016 SF Fringe Fest. Satisfy your voyeuristic tendencies about how others look for love!
Steve Budd plays a New Age couple who met BEFORE they met, an artist with a soft spot for homeless guys, a pair of Metal Heads who want to get married on 6-6-6, and more. Created from interviews. Best of the 2016 SF Fringe Fest. Satisfy your voyeuristic tendencies about how others look for love!

HERE COMES RUTHERFORD

solo performance · me myself and i company · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
A story of connection
A story of connection

THE RICH AND THE POOR

solo performance · evan kornfeld · Ages 0+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
I tell stories about jobs I've worked, in which I dealt with both rich and poor people. Some are painful, some are funny.
I tell stories about jobs I've worked, in which I dealt with both rich and poor people. Some are painful, some are funny.

CADDIE OF THE YEAR

solo performance · (fff) flying finn films · Ages 21+ · world premiere · United States of America
Caddie Bicycle-Steve allows the audience to tag-along as he attempts to survive another day without getting fired. With a testing of boundaries, Bicycle uses every round as his stage to improv material while calling-out poor etiquette, practicing hygiene, and acting as tour guide to score tips.
Caddie Bicycle-Steve allows the audience to tag-along as he attempts to survive another day without getting fired. With a testing of boundaries, Bicycle uses every round as his stage to improv material while calling-out poor etiquette, practicing hygiene, and acting as tour guide to score tips.

I AM SOPHIE.

solo performance · la vie theatre · Ages 13+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
When Kate decides to leave Paris to care for her sick father, she also decides it's time to share her authentic self with the world. Enter Sophie. What follows is an identity adventure filled with philosophie de la vie, humor, and heartache. Will the world embrace Sophie? Can she embrace herself?
When Kate decides to leave Paris to care for her sick father, she also decides it's time to share her authentic self with the world. Enter Sophie. What follows is an identity adventure filled with philosophie de la vie, humor, and heartache. Will the world embrace Sophie? Can she embrace herself?

GIRL, BOUND.

solo performance · new renaissance entertainment · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
A girl and her harp. She must escape her inner trappings through her music. Experiential theatre. Lexie Lowell is an actress/singer/songwriter/harpist known for the 2015 Broadway Revival of Deaf West's Spring Awakening.
A girl and her harp. She must escape her inner trappings through her music. Experiential theatre. Lexie Lowell is an actress/singer/songwriter/harpist known for the 2015 Broadway Revival of Deaf West's Spring Awakening.