THE ELEVATOR

ensemble theatre · cursed champagne productions · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
A young office worker, in the midst of her midday malaise, boards an elevator that continues up beyond the office to an enchanted and unknown land. There, she encounters mythical creatures, dastardly villains, and helping hands who show her whether or not the daily grind is what she's meant to do.
A young office worker, in the midst of her midday malaise, boards an elevator that continues up beyond the office to an enchanted and unknown land. There, she encounters mythical creatures, dastardly villains, and helping hands who show her whether or not the daily grind is what she's meant to do.

MEN OF BLOOD

ensemble theatre · konglomerat · Ages 21+ · Germany
A collage of contemporary german plays for theater. The three pieces deal with the topics of guilt and vanity, success and disappointment in the context of self-reflection and delusion.
A collage of contemporary german plays for theater. The three pieces deal with the topics of guilt and vanity, success and disappointment in the context of self-reflection and delusion.

AMERICAN CONSPIRACY

ensemble theatre · cyanide theatre · world premiere · United States of America
In 1981, John Hinckley Jr. tried to assassinate Ronald Reagan. We know why...Possibly. A new drama from Benjamin Schwartz & Matt Ritchey (Creators of ANGEL’S FLIGHT: Best Cabaret & Variety Winner 2016-Top of the Fringe Nominee 2016).
In 1981, John Hinckley Jr. tried to assassinate Ronald Reagan. We know why...Possibly. A new drama from Benjamin Schwartz & Matt Ritchey (Creators of ANGEL’S FLIGHT: Best Cabaret & Variety Winner 2016-Top of the Fringe Nominee 2016).

JUST ONE MOMENT

ensemble theatre · mb stage productions, llc · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
Between this life and the next, all prayers are taken by the Afterlife Assistance Center. Got a question for dead Aunt Sally? Want to ask some questions on the ouija board? Really need an A on that next test? The Afterlife Assistance Center is here to help you!
Between this life and the next, all prayers are taken by the Afterlife Assistance Center. Got a question for dead Aunt Sally? Want to ask some questions on the ouija board? Really need an A on that next test? The Afterlife Assistance Center is here to help you!

HAIKU

ensemble theatre · mary smith · Ages 12+ · United States of America
Louise is a young woman with Autism who has brief intervals of cognizance and where she speaks in beautiful haiku poetry. Her mother, Nell, has published the poems under her own name. When older daughter, Billie, visits, she refuses to believe that Louise composed the extraordinary poems.
Louise is a young woman with Autism who has brief intervals of cognizance and where she speaks in beautiful haiku poetry. Her mother, Nell, has published the poems under her own name. When older daughter, Billie, visits, she refuses to believe that Louise composed the extraordinary poems.

ROOM NO. 9 AT THE CHRYSALIS INN

ensemble theatre · ratheatre | kelleygirl planet · Ages 17+ · world premiere · United States of America
Room No. 9 at the Chrysalis Inn is an animated story of a woman's healing journey in a hotel room. Alice, the main character, has checked into the Chrysalis Inn to cocoon herself from her toxic life of domestic abuse and a past childhood trauma.
Room No. 9 at the Chrysalis Inn is an animated story of a woman's healing journey in a hotel room. Alice, the main character, has checked into the Chrysalis Inn to cocoon herself from her toxic life of domestic abuse and a past childhood trauma.

SAM SHEPARD & PATTI SMITH'S COWBOY MOUTH

ensemble theatre · girl trip productions · Ages 16+ · United States of America
Patti Smith and Sam Shepard wrote this intimate play as punk, rock and new wave collide. A woman kidnaps a young man with the hopes of inspiring him to be a rock and roll star. Cowboy Mouth is about taking responsibility for our own creativity, and falling in love with the person, not the potential.
Patti Smith and Sam Shepard wrote this intimate play as punk, rock and new wave collide. A woman kidnaps a young man with the hopes of inspiring him to be a rock and roll star. Cowboy Mouth is about taking responsibility for our own creativity, and falling in love with the person, not the potential.

ESCALATION D: A LOVE STORY

ensemble theatre · midnight central theatre co. · Ages 17+ · world premiere · United States of America
Devised from true life experiences of the company members, Escalation D explores the spectrum of consent, from the seemingly innocuous platinums to the life altering deep dark grays. You will laugh, you will cry, you might need a drink --- but our hope is to inspire respectful discourse.
Devised from true life experiences of the company members, Escalation D explores the spectrum of consent, from the seemingly innocuous platinums to the life altering deep dark grays. You will laugh, you will cry, you might need a drink --- but our hope is to inspire respectful discourse.

TBD

ensemble theatre · no company · Ages 0+ · United States of America
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BEST NEW AMERICAN ONE ACTS 2017

ensemble theatre · the new american theatre · Ages 12+ · United States of America
Best short play winners from the New American Festival of One Act plays, 2017.
Best short play winners from the New American Festival of One Act plays, 2017.

TROJAN WOMEN

ensemble theatre · project nongenue · Ages 15+ · family friendly · United States of America
In perhaps the first recorded piece of theater in the western canon that passes the Bechdel test, Euripdes tells a story of women stronger than Gods. Using movement, language, and contemporary vision, Project Nongenue’s Trojan Women tackles building community in times of violence.
In perhaps the first recorded piece of theater in the western canon that passes the Bechdel test, Euripdes tells a story of women stronger than Gods. Using movement, language, and contemporary vision, Project Nongenue’s Trojan Women tackles building community in times of violence.

THE WOMEN OF LOCKERBIE BY DEBORAH BREVOORT

ensemble theatre · little earthquakes emsemble · Ages 14+ · United States of America
A modern, Greek tragedy about the triumph of love over hate written by Deborah Brevoort. A mother roams the hills of Lockerbie Scotland, looking for her son’s remains. She meets the women of Lockerbie, who are fighting to obtain the clothing of the victims found in the plane’s wreckage.
A modern, Greek tragedy about the triumph of love over hate written by Deborah Brevoort. A mother roams the hills of Lockerbie Scotland, looking for her son’s remains. She meets the women of Lockerbie, who are fighting to obtain the clothing of the victims found in the plane’s wreckage.

FUCHOU WITH BOURBON

ensemble theatre · fogbank entertainment · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
Rose, 24, is back home and angry. She blames her father for the early death of her Chinese mother...and wants revenge.
Rose, 24, is back home and angry. She blames her father for the early death of her Chinese mother...and wants revenge.

CRUNCH

ensemble theatre · sacred fools theater company · Ages 16+ · United States of America
Three best friends from high school, run aground on shitty jobs and instability in their early twenties, try to keep their adolescent love for each other alive while caring for a fourth friend who has become a powerful, ravenous, cave-dwelling entity. @crunchtheplay
Three best friends from high school, run aground on shitty jobs and instability in their early twenties, try to keep their adolescent love for each other alive while caring for a fourth friend who has become a powerful, ravenous, cave-dwelling entity. @crunchtheplay

PERVERT

ensemble theatre · gnomad theater company · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
Who would you call a Pervert? This is the story of a rising political star whose lust for power is challenged by the demons of his past and present. Sex scandals collide with dark family secrets, and Faustian bargains are made to serve the greater good.
Who would you call a Pervert? This is the story of a rising political star whose lust for power is challenged by the demons of his past and present. Sex scandals collide with dark family secrets, and Faustian bargains are made to serve the greater good.