LIFEGATE

solo performance · giorgia mazzucato · Italy
“Lifegate”, the italian “Viviamoci”, Roma Fringe Festival 2016 - Off Award Winner, was defined by the Nobel Price Dario Fo “[a pièce] played by a great professionist, with a paradoxical, metaphysical, precise, incisive script.".
“Lifegate”, the italian “Viviamoci”, Roma Fringe Festival 2016 - Off Award Winner, was defined by the Nobel Price Dario Fo “[a pièce] played by a great professionist, with a paradoxical, metaphysical, precise, incisive script.".

THE BRICK: A ONE MAN MUSICAL

solo performance · bill berry · Ages 13+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
It’s been said that there are three deaths: First when your body ceases to function. Second when your body is put in its grave. And third, that moment, sometime in the future, when your name is spoken for the last time. This may be the last time. Written by Bill Berry. Directed by Kelly De Sarla.
It’s been said that there are three deaths: First when your body ceases to function. Second when your body is put in its grave. And third, that moment, sometime in the future, when your name is spoken for the last time. This may be the last time. Written by Bill Berry. Directed by Kelly De Sarla.

THE MAGIC SCHOOL BUS: A TRAUMEDY

solo performance · bonnie joy sludikoff · Ages 14+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Join Ms. Frizzle and her students Wanda and Ralphie for a very special FIELD TRIP inside Bonnie's body in this hilarious, irreverent show where inner demons literally come to life!
Join Ms. Frizzle and her students Wanda and Ralphie for a very special FIELD TRIP inside Bonnie's body in this hilarious, irreverent show where inner demons literally come to life!

EMOTIONAL TERRORISM

solo performance · aloysius productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Ellyn Daniels takes us on an intoxicating ride from Orlando to Togo, ballet to bulimia, walking the runways of Paris to blacking out in Hollywood, and sitting on the precipice of suicide to finding salvation through stand-up.
Ellyn Daniels takes us on an intoxicating ride from Orlando to Togo, ballet to bulimia, walking the runways of Paris to blacking out in Hollywood, and sitting on the precipice of suicide to finding salvation through stand-up.

INGERSOLL SPEAKS!

solo performance · lean dog mean dog productions · Ages 12+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
“INGERSOLL SPEAKS!” THE GREATEST AMERICAN YOU’VE NEVER HEARD OF. Robert Ingersoll (1833-1899) the most influential intellectual in American history, and its most outspoken foe of religion. Adapted and performed by Ernest Kearney "Out My Window" (2015) & "My Alamo War" (2016)
“INGERSOLL SPEAKS!” THE GREATEST AMERICAN YOU’VE NEVER HEARD OF. Robert Ingersoll (1833-1899) the most influential intellectual in American history, and its most outspoken foe of religion. Adapted and performed by Ernest Kearney "Out My Window" (2015) & "My Alamo War" (2016)

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.

ROUGHLY HAMLET

solo performance · shake the fear productions · Ages 7+ · family friendly · one person show · United States of America
Roughly Hamlet is a fast-paced, reimagining of one man's struggle to escape being trapped in his own mind, as he strives to make one single, very important decision, to be or not to be.
Roughly Hamlet is a fast-paced, reimagining of one man's struggle to escape being trapped in his own mind, as he strives to make one single, very important decision, to be or not to be.

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.

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...

LOVE IN THE TIME OF TAKSIM

solo performance · m.o.l.a. productions · Ages 17+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
A jaded idealist sets on a quest all the way to Istanbul to get a ring & sound the alarm about Earth's destruction due to climate change only to tumble into a budding civil war and then lose her man and find another. Maybe.
A jaded idealist sets on a quest all the way to Istanbul to get a ring & sound the alarm about Earth's destruction due to climate change only to tumble into a budding civil war and then lose her man and find another. Maybe.

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!

ORLANDO BISHOP: UNSTUCK AS F*CK

solo performance · orlando bishop · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Orlando could've stayed stuck in Flatbush... but he made it to Yale. He could've stayed stuck in Richfield, Utah... but he chased his dream to LA. He could've stayed stuck at his personal bottom... but he didn't. Now, he's helping others get their lives together... on track... unstuck. 
Orlando could've stayed stuck in Flatbush... but he made it to Yale. He could've stayed stuck in Richfield, Utah... but he chased his dream to LA. He could've stayed stuck at his personal bottom... but he didn't. Now, he's helping others get their lives together... on track... unstuck. 

SUMMERFRUIT

solo performance · delusional diva productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Summerfruit, a solo spoken word show written and performed by Lynda La Rose, is about a young girl ripening into a woman, told through different summers of her life. Directed by SKY Palkowitz, acclaimed multimedia performance artist, and board member of the Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival.
Summerfruit, a solo spoken word show written and performed by Lynda La Rose, is about a young girl ripening into a woman, told through different summers of her life. Directed by SKY Palkowitz, acclaimed multimedia performance artist, and board member of the Los Angeles Women's Theatre Festival.

DEVADASI: A STORY OF SEX, POWER AND DEVOTION

solo performance · reena lalita desai · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
One woman’s story of joining a Russian Cult, giving her power away to a "spiritual master" and reclaiming the power and sacredness of her body and sexuality. Through 8 different characters, movement and dance, Reena takes you on an intimate, humorous and mystical journey into the underworld.
One woman’s story of joining a Russian Cult, giving her power away to a "spiritual master" and reclaiming the power and sacredness of her body and sexuality. Through 8 different characters, movement and dance, Reena takes you on an intimate, humorous and mystical journey into the underworld.

TALKING WITH ANGELS: BUDAPEST, 1943

solo performance · duse studio productions · Ages 12+ · family friendly · one person show · United States of America
A TRUE STORY WITH A MESSAGE OF HOPE AND PURPOSE! Whether you believe in angels or not, the channeled messages transcribed by 4 Hungarian artists are a wake-up call to anyone experiencing the disbelief and despair that ordinary citizens feel when suddenly confronted with corrupt political leadership.
A TRUE STORY WITH A MESSAGE OF HOPE AND PURPOSE! Whether you believe in angels or not, the channeled messages transcribed by 4 Hungarian artists are a wake-up call to anyone experiencing the disbelief and despair that ordinary citizens feel when suddenly confronted with corrupt political leadership.