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ONCE FAMILIAR

ensemble theatre · little man productions · United States of America
When Tara, a successful and clever writer suddenly finds herself at a loss for words she is forced to figure out what to do when vibrant dreams of love and hope have become no more than distant shadows of heartache and loss.
When Tara, a successful and clever writer suddenly finds herself at a loss for words she is forced to figure out what to do when vibrant dreams of love and hope have become no more than distant shadows of heartache and loss.

THE SONGS OF THE FALL

musicals and operas · ben boquist · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
"This show is phenomenal." "Wow. By the end of act I, I had laughed out loud dozens of times and even wept twice. By the end of the show, I was standing clapping until my hands hurt." "Beautiful music, great talent, and unexpectedly touching.
"This show is phenomenal." "Wow. By the end of act I, I had laughed out loud dozens of times and even wept twice. By the end of the show, I was standing clapping until my hands hurt." "Beautiful music, great talent, and unexpectedly touching.

ASSISTANTS

strong coffee productions · Ages 12+ · world premiere · United States of America
This musical explores the glamorous Hollywood ladder and those who hope to climb it. Four industry assistants maneuver around long hours, degrading work, and hostile environments in the name of their dreams. They soon find that in order to survive, they need some assistance of their own.
This musical explores the glamorous Hollywood ladder and those who hope to climb it. Four industry assistants maneuver around long hours, degrading work, and hostile environments in the name of their dreams. They soon find that in order to survive, they need some assistance of their own.

IN VANITY

comedy · an abigail schwarz production · Ages 13+ · world premiere · United States of America
A dark comedy of few manners. When Charlotte sets off across country to track her old childhood friend Reese down, she discovers more than she ever guessed -- and maybe more than she really wants to know -- about who he really is, and maybe, who she really is, as she struggles with her own secret.
A dark comedy of few manners. When Charlotte sets off across country to track her old childhood friend Reese down, she discovers more than she ever guessed -- and maybe more than she really wants to know -- about who he really is, and maybe, who she really is, as she struggles with her own secret.

THE DOGS OF WAR, OR, THAT'S WHAT FRIENDS ARE FOR

ensemble theatre · shameless redhead productions · Ages 12+ · United States of America
A modern tale of gang warfare & romantic intrigue by Los Angeles author James Domine. Imaginative and colorful language creates a mysterious & strange reality. The narrative unfolds as continuously evolving waves of rhyme in rap poetry weave their way through this contemporary urban drama.
A modern tale of gang warfare & romantic intrigue by Los Angeles author James Domine. Imaginative and colorful language creates a mysterious & strange reality. The narrative unfolds as continuously evolving waves of rhyme in rap poetry weave their way through this contemporary urban drama.

SKITSO

solo performance · move a mountain productions · Ages 18+ · one person show · United States of America
When you’re a bullied, weak Greek Australian boy, have the physique of a stick insect, resemble a pretty girl, talk to yourself often, inspired by American icons and want to be Chinese; your choices in life are often limited to becoming a comedian, an actor or comedian.
When you’re a bullied, weak Greek Australian boy, have the physique of a stick insect, resemble a pretty girl, talk to yourself often, inspired by American icons and want to be Chinese; your choices in life are often limited to becoming a comedian, an actor or comedian.

WHEN WE TALK ABOUT THE PAST, WHAT DO WE SAY?

dance & physical theatre · lijun (faye) wan · Ages 0+ · family friendly · China
What are you doing now? And where did you expect to be? Have you lived up to your expectations? Haunted by these thoughts, an old man plays tapes he recorded thirty and forty years ago as his life is narrated through poems and recurred through dance.
What are you doing now? And where did you expect to be? Have you lived up to your expectations? Haunted by these thoughts, an old man plays tapes he recorded thirty and forty years ago as his life is narrated through poems and recurred through dance.

BLACK SHEEP

solo performance · 3783 productions · Ages 16+ · one person show · United States of America
Black Sheep re-imagines the "black experience" through the perspective of a host of characters as they battle the community they supposedly come from while fighting their own isolation in search of an identity that lives outside the box of tribalism.
Black Sheep re-imagines the "black experience" through the perspective of a host of characters as they battle the community they supposedly come from while fighting their own isolation in search of an identity that lives outside the box of tribalism.

SAINT MEL

ensemble theatre · divergent at the rose · Ages 15+ · United States of America
A Hollywood supernova - imploding. Also - a ferret.
A Hollywood supernova - imploding. Also - a ferret.

MISS BARBIE Q IN...RUMOR HAS IT: I'M NOT THE MARRYING KIND

solo performance · b nation · Ages 18+ · flashing lights · world premiere · one person show · United States of America
Now that it is legal for gays to get married, Miss Barbie Q is elated! Or is she? Follow her on her journey as she dives into what makes a marriage and what factors does she posess.
Now that it is legal for gays to get married, Miss Barbie Q is elated! Or is she? Follow her on her journey as she dives into what makes a marriage and what factors does she posess.

I AM ALREADY WELL

solo performance · already well/plexus dance theatre/ shen productions · Ages 13+ · one person show · United States of America
TED talk meets Theatre meets Therapy Dr. Denee Jordan, a psychologist/veteran performer, confronts her own defenses; including skilled characterizations of parts of her personality; giving the audience the opportunity to meet their own ‘characters’ and experience inspiration and healing.
TED talk meets Theatre meets Therapy Dr. Denee Jordan, a psychologist/veteran performer, confronts her own defenses; including skilled characterizations of parts of her personality; giving the audience the opportunity to meet their own ‘characters’ and experience inspiration and healing.

LADY INTO FOX

the interrobang departure · Ages 10+ · world premiere · United States of America
A woman mysteriously transforms into a fox. Her husband loves her anyway, but what does this mean for their idyllic marriage? This world premier play based on David Garnett's acclaimed novella dives into the essences of love, storytelling, and endings.
A woman mysteriously transforms into a fox. Her husband loves her anyway, but what does this mean for their idyllic marriage? This world premier play based on David Garnett's acclaimed novella dives into the essences of love, storytelling, and endings.

DARE TO DREAM

musicals and operas · morris productions · family friendly · world premiere · United States of America
DARE TO DREAM: An original Rock Opera written by Dana Morris. This musical features a cast of just six, and is all music/rap. The Dreamer is leading Star, Athlete and Exec on life's journey where they meet Good and Bad and must make a choice!
DARE TO DREAM: An original Rock Opera written by Dana Morris. This musical features a cast of just six, and is all music/rap. The Dreamer is leading Star, Athlete and Exec on life's journey where they meet Good and Bad and must make a choice!

SMUDGE

ensemble theatre · simple dog productions · Ages 16+ · flashing lights · United States of America
A married couple are excited they are about to add an addition to their family - but after their baby is born with the unimaginable, they give her the nickname "Smudge". This dramedy includes wit yet has you reaching for your tissues. Human emotions stretched outside their comfort zone.
A married couple are excited they are about to add an addition to their family - but after their baby is born with the unimaginable, they give her the nickname "Smudge". This dramedy includes wit yet has you reaching for your tissues. Human emotions stretched outside their comfort zone.

FASTER

ensemble theatre · the rough riders theater · Ages 18+ · United States of America
During the hottest summer imaginable, two poverty stricken street thugs and a mute await a mysterious man who has made an offer that can change their lives forever.
During the hottest summer imaginable, two poverty stricken street thugs and a mute await a mysterious man who has made an offer that can change their lives forever.