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A BEAST/A BURDEN

glass half productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
Before Chris Burden became known to millions with his "Urban Lights" exhibit at LACMA, he spent his early years as the most controversial and subversive performance artist in the United States, putting himself and others in uncomfortable and sometimes dangerous situations for his art.
Before Chris Burden became known to millions with his "Urban Lights" exhibit at LACMA, he spent his early years as the most controversial and subversive performance artist in the United States, putting himself and others in uncomfortable and sometimes dangerous situations for his art.

GUN AND A MOTEL BIBLE

One More Chance · safety patrol theatre · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
Pete's got a gun, and he's ready to use it. He checks into his motel room... only to find Gideon, the chatty bible on the bedside table. Can Gideon sway Pete before Pete pulls the trigger?
Pete's got a gun, and he's ready to use it. He checks into his motel room... only to find Gideon, the chatty bible on the bedside table. Can Gideon sway Pete before Pete pulls the trigger?

BLACK WHEN I WAS A BOY

solo performance · seeker · Ages 12+ · one person show · United States of America
Powerful account of a journey from naiveté to nuanced understanding, all through the body of a black boy.
Powerful account of a journey from naiveté to nuanced understanding, all through the body of a black boy.

AIN'T THAT AMERICA

One More Chance · schularan productions · Ages 16+ · United States of America
In this politically-charged drama, Red, an alt-right advocate, is bent on waking America up through violence. Pat, a traditional Conservative, must decide either to stop his only friend or follow him to infamy.
In this politically-charged drama, Red, an alt-right advocate, is bent on waking America up through violence. Pat, a traditional Conservative, must decide either to stop his only friend or follow him to infamy.

ECHOES

fringe management · Ages 14+ · United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
BEST OF BROADWATER Award and Best International and Inkwell Theater Playwright Promise Nominee! Two added shows Friday June 29 at 9:30 p.m. and Sunday July 1 at 7:00 p.m.! An important and timely drama, by acclaimed UK playwright Henry Naylor.
BEST OF BROADWATER Award and Best International and Inkwell Theater Playwright Promise Nominee! Two added shows Friday June 29 at 9:30 p.m. and Sunday July 1 at 7:00 p.m.! An important and timely drama, by acclaimed UK playwright Henry Naylor.

WOUNDED

fierce backbone · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
WOUNDED tells the story of a woman in the role of caregiver to her husband after he has been severely mentally and physically injured in the Iraq war, as she explores a new relationship for the first time since her spouse's injury.
WOUNDED tells the story of a woman in the role of caregiver to her husband after he has been severely mentally and physically injured in the Iraq war, as she explores a new relationship for the first time since her spouse's injury.

THE RENTAL

ali astin & ben ubiñas · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
A raunchy and explicit romp through two young lives struggling with the divide between sex and intimacy.
A raunchy and explicit romp through two young lives struggling with the divide between sex and intimacy.

ANXIETY WRITTEN

solo performance · jessica carleton · Ages 10+ · one person show · United States of America
Hilarious and moving, this story follows a girl with OCD through the struggles & triumphs of treatment and the quirky shenanigans of growing up anxious. It explores the stigma of mental illness and comedic growing pains of change. Written/performed by Daytime Emmy winner Jessica Carleton.
Hilarious and moving, this story follows a girl with OCD through the struggles & triumphs of treatment and the quirky shenanigans of growing up anxious. It explores the stigma of mental illness and comedic growing pains of change. Written/performed by Daytime Emmy winner Jessica Carleton.

FOXHOLE STORIES: TWIST, PULL, SMOKE, RUN-MOTHERFUCKER-RUN!

the foxhole stories · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
A combat veteran evades his concerned girlfriend's questions about his tour in Afghanistan, and instead argues with his own PTSD.
A combat veteran evades his concerned girlfriend's questions about his tour in Afghanistan, and instead argues with his own PTSD.

SKIN JOBS

jim vejvoda · world premiere · United States of America
An Asian-American visual effects artist is working on a top secret, very racially problematic project: digitally altering a white movie star to look biracial. Her white reporter bestie threatens to expose it all — and destroy her friend in the process.
An Asian-American visual effects artist is working on a top secret, very racially problematic project: digitally altering a white movie star to look biracial. Her white reporter bestie threatens to expose it all — and destroy her friend in the process.

THE BOOK THAT I'M GOING TO WRITE, BY JUDY GARLAND

ladywatch productions · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Judy Garland is angry. Tasked with dictating her memoirs alone to a tape recorder, the legend's life story quickly gives way to the searing inner-rage & personal revenge fantasies of a woman left robbed & broken by decades of abuse in Hollywood, now living the profound heartbreak of not being heard.
Judy Garland is angry. Tasked with dictating her memoirs alone to a tape recorder, the legend's life story quickly gives way to the searing inner-rage & personal revenge fantasies of a woman left robbed & broken by decades of abuse in Hollywood, now living the profound heartbreak of not being heard.

A MILE IN MY SHOES

solo performance · taysmith prods · Ages 17+ · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
"A Mile In My Shoes" is a poetic journey which introduces us to characters inspired by research and conversations with people many of us don't stop to talk to. Come take a walk with Kathryn down the streets most of society tries to avoid. 'Every shoe has a story."
"A Mile In My Shoes" is a poetic journey which introduces us to characters inspired by research and conversations with people many of us don't stop to talk to. Come take a walk with Kathryn down the streets most of society tries to avoid. 'Every shoe has a story."