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LET’S WRITE A MUSICAL

musicals and operas · smylie productions · Ages 18+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
David Hamilton decides to write a musical comedy with his wife after he is diagnosed with cancer. Set in the 50’s, it is the story of Olive and Blake, who are smitten after their first date but a friend meddles in their romance and shenanigans ensue. Writing the musical was the perfect remedy.
David Hamilton decides to write a musical comedy with his wife after he is diagnosed with cancer. Set in the 50’s, it is the story of Olive and Blake, who are smitten after their first date but a friend meddles in their romance and shenanigans ensue. Writing the musical was the perfect remedy.

SINS

ensemble theatre · william thompson · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
Can we ever stop paying for the past? Can the person we want to be ever escape the person we are now and were then? What price must be paid for not only our own crimes, but those of people close to us? Sins is a frank look at what we all deal with when we cannot overcome our own failings.
Can we ever stop paying for the past? Can the person we want to be ever escape the person we are now and were then? What price must be paid for not only our own crimes, but those of people close to us? Sins is a frank look at what we all deal with when we cannot overcome our own failings.

HOLLYWOODN'T

solo performance · rocking treehouse productions · Ages 17+ · one person show · 65 mins · United States of America
Lisa Verlo's solo show HOLLYWOODN'T is a personal journey across Hollywood's unsettling sexual landscape and casting couches of LA. Directed by and developed with Jessica Lynn Johnson, it is a musical memoir told with candor and insight into the life of an actress before women dared to speak up.
Lisa Verlo's solo show HOLLYWOODN'T is a personal journey across Hollywood's unsettling sexual landscape and casting couches of LA. Directed by and developed with Jessica Lynn Johnson, it is a musical memoir told with candor and insight into the life of an actress before women dared to speak up.

BUTCHER HOLLER HERE WE COME!

ensemble theatre · aztec economy · Ages 13+ · 75 mins · United States of America
1973, West Virginia. Following a cave collapse, 5 coal miners struggle to survive the dwindling supply of oxygen, the lack of food and water, the unravelling sense of passing time, and, even more threatening, their own competing natures. Learn More at NewYorkIsDead.Net
1973, West Virginia. Following a cave collapse, 5 coal miners struggle to survive the dwindling supply of oxygen, the lack of food and water, the unravelling sense of passing time, and, even more threatening, their own competing natures. Learn More at NewYorkIsDead.Net

FOOD FOR ALL

solo performance · 6 small meals · Ages 16+ · world premiere · one person show · 1hr · United States of America
A 412-pound man sees his life in true perspective and understands that more has never been enough, that enough is not in chitlins, sowbelly, and ‘lasses but just possibly in the small bite of an apple.
A 412-pound man sees his life in true perspective and understands that more has never been enough, that enough is not in chitlins, sowbelly, and ‘lasses but just possibly in the small bite of an apple.

NO JOKE

comedy · nojoke · Ages 12+ · world premiere · 30 mins · United States of America
No Joke is a political satire about the immigration crisis in the United States. A Mexican and an Italian share their immigration stories to a clueless American who carelessly spins them into an Instagram post for likes. Join the show with your thoughts and prayers ready at your fingertips!
No Joke is a political satire about the immigration crisis in the United States. A Mexican and an Italian share their immigration stories to a clueless American who carelessly spins them into an Instagram post for likes. Join the show with your thoughts and prayers ready at your fingertips!

FIVE

musicals and operas · karen macarah and griffith frank · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 45 mins · United States of America
"Five" is a world-premiere musical which explores the five stages of grief through the lens of five different characters, each of whom are grappling with loss. Poignant and hopeful, it examines our human response to being confronted with our mortality and the loss of those whom we love the most.
"Five" is a world-premiere musical which explores the five stages of grief through the lens of five different characters, each of whom are grappling with loss. Poignant and hopeful, it examines our human response to being confronted with our mortality and the loss of those whom we love the most.

ASCEND: WHEN MYTHS FALL, HEROES RISE

immersive theatre · hidden realms · Ages 12+ · 2hrs · United States of America
Gods of four mythologies call upon you, their demigod children, to save them from a rising threat. Go on quests to find the truth, prove yourself in a divine tournament and decide how this story ends. Only you can save the world in this interactive, immersive, multi-room experience.
Gods of four mythologies call upon you, their demigod children, to save them from a rising threat. Go on quests to find the truth, prove yourself in a divine tournament and decide how this story ends. Only you can save the world in this interactive, immersive, multi-room experience.

SAVING CAIN

ensemble theatre · winner entertainment · Ages 13+ · world premiere · 95 mins · United States of America
A far-right, Pentecostal helicopter-mom struggles to keep her hell-raising son on the path of righteousness as he enters his first public school. When a powerful addiction takes over her son's life, she must accept that you can't save everyone, and that not every miracle can be left up to God.
A far-right, Pentecostal helicopter-mom struggles to keep her hell-raising son on the path of righteousness as he enters his first public school. When a powerful addiction takes over her son's life, she must accept that you can't save everyone, and that not every miracle can be left up to God.

HADDON PARK

ensemble theatre · haddon park project · Ages 15+ · world premiere · 80 mins · United States of America
When his five year old nephew carelessly hurls a racial epithet at his partner, a man sets fire to his relationship with his sister, setting into motion a series of events that have tragic consequences for both of their families.
When his five year old nephew carelessly hurls a racial epithet at his partner, a man sets fire to his relationship with his sister, setting into motion a series of events that have tragic consequences for both of their families.

CHRISSY METH~A DANCE WITH THE DEVIL AND THE JOURNEY BACK

solo performance · crystal bush · Ages 18+ · family friendly · world premiere · one person show · 65 mins · United States of America
Through the use of song, mulitmedia, humor and multi character embodiment; she explores, questions and challengs our beliefs and social mores surrounding identity and self esteem while showing that it's never too late to comeback and find one's self-worth.
Through the use of song, mulitmedia, humor and multi character embodiment; she explores, questions and challengs our beliefs and social mores surrounding identity and self esteem while showing that it's never too late to comeback and find one's self-worth.

THE INSTITUTE FOR THE OPPOSITE OF LONGING

ensemble theatre · lindsay beamish and vanessa peters · Ages 12+ · world premiere · 1hr · United States of America
The Institute for The Opposite of Longing can cure that thing deep in the pit of your body. But what happens when its owners and operators can’t let go of the little boy they had to give back? Please enter the Opposite of Longing Chamber. We can help you. The process is simple.
The Institute for The Opposite of Longing can cure that thing deep in the pit of your body. But what happens when its owners and operators can’t let go of the little boy they had to give back? Please enter the Opposite of Longing Chamber. We can help you. The process is simple.

THE THOUSANDTH NIGHT

comedy · intrepid theatre company · Ages 8+ · family friendly · one person show · 80 mins · United States of America
One Actor, 38 roles. It's Paris, 1943. An actor has one chance at freedom before his derailed train to a concentration camp gets moving. Like Scheherazade before him, this storyteller spins the tales of The Arabian Nights as though his life depends on it--and it does. "BRILLIANT!"-Metro Arts
One Actor, 38 roles. It's Paris, 1943. An actor has one chance at freedom before his derailed train to a concentration camp gets moving. Like Scheherazade before him, this storyteller spins the tales of The Arabian Nights as though his life depends on it--and it does. "BRILLIANT!"-Metro Arts

DANNY AND THE DEEP BLUE SEA

ensemble theatre · no company · Ages 18+ · 90 mins · United States of America
An apache dance that lasts all night.
An apache dance that lasts all night.

LIVIN' THE DREAM (A JOURNALISTIC JOURNEY)

solo performance · shout it out promotions · Ages 12+ · world premiere · one person show · 1hr · United States of America
A behind the scenes look at the creator of the LA Music Critic Awards and Indie Voice Blog, following his growth from southern boy to patron of the indie arts.
A behind the scenes look at the creator of the LA Music Critic Awards and Indie Voice Blog, following his growth from southern boy to patron of the indie arts.

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Anna St. Hesia Dreams: Anna is trapped in an anesthesia-related coma. Her only way out is to sink deeper into fantasy – a dark fairytale where people weave dreams into tourist destinations.

Walking on Eggshells in Stilettos

Walking On Eggshells In Stilettos: A dark comedy about bipolar disorder & child abuse. With characters, multimedia, physical comedy, we journey with Ann-Marie as she steps out of negative patterns into her own power, self love & some sexy stilettos!

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Don't miss "THIS WAY YONDER"

Amid the coastline of South Florida, an ironclad stone crabbing business owner Ruth, takes a devastating blow when Hurricane Andrew hits in the Summer of 1991. A series of events transpire as she attempts to keep her business afloat.