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BEST BUDDIES: THE HIP-HOP MUSICAL

musicals and operas · good shows · Ages 13+ · family friendly · world premiere · United States of America
From Conor Hanney, the writer-director of the award-winning DIVORCE: THE HIP-HOP MUSICAL and STRANGER THINGS: THE MUSICAL TRIBUTE, comes a hip-hop musical comedy with 12 original songs, 1 beatboxer, and 10 actors, half of which have special needs.
From Conor Hanney, the writer-director of the award-winning DIVORCE: THE HIP-HOP MUSICAL and STRANGER THINGS: THE MUSICAL TRIBUTE, comes a hip-hop musical comedy with 12 original songs, 1 beatboxer, and 10 actors, half of which have special needs.

BABA, JEE (FATHER, YES)

moj productions · Ages 17+ · world premiere · United States of America
Maria, a bi-racial Pakistani-American young woman, lives in New York City with her boyfriend Dave. On the eve of Hurricane Sandy, her father Baba comes to visit from Pakistan. Trapped inside, they are forced to confront their differing views on culture, love, and belonging.
Maria, a bi-racial Pakistani-American young woman, lives in New York City with her boyfriend Dave. On the eve of Hurricane Sandy, her father Baba comes to visit from Pakistan. Trapped inside, they are forced to confront their differing views on culture, love, and belonging.

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.

OTHELLO & OTIS

cabaret & variety · bag o' bones collective · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
A stunning visual dreamscape that explores white apathy towards the African American community via the voices of Otis Redding, Solange, Ibeyi, Shakespeare, James Baldwin and others.
A stunning visual dreamscape that explores white apathy towards the African American community via the voices of Otis Redding, Solange, Ibeyi, Shakespeare, James Baldwin and others.

NAKEDHEART: REBEL WITH A VOICE

cabaret & variety · nakedheart productions · Ages 14+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
With a cast of 8 colorful characters and live music, this passionate journey is about a determined young Jazz Singer, who despite all odds, and an indescribable physical condition, finds the courage and spirit to reveal to the world what he really wants...
With a cast of 8 colorful characters and live music, this passionate journey is about a determined young Jazz Singer, who despite all odds, and an indescribable physical condition, finds the courage and spirit to reveal to the world what he really wants...

SEÑORITA MONTHLY JUICE

comedy · las callejeras · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
Senorita Monthly Juice is an absurd comedy that follows plant worker, Adelina, as she negotiates between her roles as a faithful “blood-worker” at a beauty startup and a mother concerned with the convoluted messages her very own company is televising out into the world.
Senorita Monthly Juice is an absurd comedy that follows plant worker, Adelina, as she negotiates between her roles as a faithful “blood-worker” at a beauty startup and a mother concerned with the convoluted messages her very own company is televising out into the world.

GLITCH

ensemble theatre · rough riders theatre cavalry · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
Six years after Jonathan massacred thirteen students he is giving his first interview. Rachel, an up and coming journalist, is given the opportunity of a lifetime to interview him. When the two meet Rachel discovers that Jonathan is not what the media made him out to be.
Six years after Jonathan massacred thirteen students he is giving his first interview. Rachel, an up and coming journalist, is given the opportunity of a lifetime to interview him. When the two meet Rachel discovers that Jonathan is not what the media made him out to be.

FORT HUACHUCA

ensemble theatre · ailema sousa · Ages 14+ · world premiere · United States of America
World War II. Arizona. African American nurses arrive on an army base camp. Join Mayvee, Marjorie, Georgia, Elinor, and Thelma on their journey as they face the biggest challenge of their lives.
World War II. Arizona. African American nurses arrive on an army base camp. Join Mayvee, Marjorie, Georgia, Elinor, and Thelma on their journey as they face the biggest challenge of their lives.

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.

THE OBAMA EFFECT

ensemble theatre · the marshall studio · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States of America
The Obama Effect is a one act play that deals with how Barack Obama changed the conversation in America from the time he announced that he was running for President up until his victory.
The Obama Effect is a one act play that deals with how Barack Obama changed the conversation in America from the time he announced that he was running for President up until his victory.

F#@K I LOVE U: ALIVE!

ensemble theatre · lucky creates... · Ages 16+ · world premiere · United States of America
An inclusive cast telling stories delving into race, gender, sexuality, abuse, and acceptance. No issue unexplored in this dramedy having audiences laughing and crying using controversial issues of our current times.
An inclusive cast telling stories delving into race, gender, sexuality, abuse, and acceptance. No issue unexplored in this dramedy having audiences laughing and crying using controversial issues of our current times.

UNAPOLOGETICALLY BLACK

solo performance · it's personal theatre company · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
Unapologetically Black is the story of a California Girl trying to fit in. She hid her love for Madonna from her Black family in South Central L.A., and tried not to use Ebonics with her White friends in Northern Cali. Ain't that a shame? Today her identity is WAKANDA FOREVER!!!
Unapologetically Black is the story of a California Girl trying to fit in. She hid her love for Madonna from her Black family in South Central L.A., and tried not to use Ebonics with her White friends in Northern Cali. Ain't that a shame? Today her identity is WAKANDA FOREVER!!!

HOUSE OF TALES

ensemble theatre · assembly call · Ages 10+ · United States of America
An ensemble of young Chinese artists merges their unfulfillable fantasies with stories found in a book written 350 years ago(《聊斋志异》). In a house both imaginary and real, mythical creatures step into ordinary life, as repressed fantasies revives in a city where fantasies are constantly made and sold.
An ensemble of young Chinese artists merges their unfulfillable fantasies with stories found in a book written 350 years ago(《聊斋志异》). In a house both imaginary and real, mythical creatures step into ordinary life, as repressed fantasies revives in a city where fantasies are constantly made and sold.

STILL... THE PLAY INSPIRED BY 4:44

fulfillment studios · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
A dramedy by Lucky Mor, inspired by Jay-Z's 4:44. Brothers come together to discuss what to do with their recently deceased parent’s estate. Misunderstandings, vulnerabilities, and resentments surface threatening the already fragile family unit. 4 brothers, 4 different views, 4 secrets revealed.
A dramedy by Lucky Mor, inspired by Jay-Z's 4:44. Brothers come together to discuss what to do with their recently deceased parent’s estate. Misunderstandings, vulnerabilities, and resentments surface threatening the already fragile family unit. 4 brothers, 4 different views, 4 secrets revealed.

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.