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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.

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.

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.

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!

ONLY THE MOON HOWLS

ensemble theatre · boys with dogs theatricals · Ages 18+ · world premiere · United States of America
It’s never easy to say good-bye after 14 years of love & marriage...but what if you don’t even get the chance? Which memories will last, which regrets will haunt? Join L.A. couple Whitney & Jake for their journey’s end in this contemporary drama from writer-director Dean Farell Bruggeman.
It’s never easy to say good-bye after 14 years of love & marriage...but what if you don’t even get the chance? Which memories will last, which regrets will haunt? Join L.A. couple Whitney & Jake for their journey’s end in this contemporary drama from writer-director Dean Farell Bruggeman.

CIRCUS OF LOVE

dance & physical theatre · daurden dance company · Ages 14+ · flashing lights · world premiere · United States of America
Nominated Best Of Fringe Dance 2014, Choreographer Cassandra Daurden, Presents, 'Circus of Love', An exploration of the unpredictable dynamics in relationships. Including Aerial performances and Works of Love about temptation, adultery, same sex relationships, & interracial love.
Nominated Best Of Fringe Dance 2014, Choreographer Cassandra Daurden, Presents, 'Circus of Love', An exploration of the unpredictable dynamics in relationships. Including Aerial performances and Works of Love about temptation, adultery, same sex relationships, & interracial love.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

SUICIDE NOTES: IN THEIR OWN WORDS

ensemble theatre · combined artform · Ages 15+ · world premiere · United States of America
A cast of 4 read real suicide notes, ranging from Kurt Cobain to war veterans, victims of bullying and members of the LGBT community. In the vein of “Vagina Monologues” and “Love Letters”. A portion of the proceeds go to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.
A cast of 4 read real suicide notes, ranging from Kurt Cobain to war veterans, victims of bullying and members of the LGBT community. In the vein of “Vagina Monologues” and “Love Letters”. A portion of the proceeds go to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.

Cirque du Giselle

Cirque du Giselle is a dark & tragic love story of deceit, heartbreak, consequences, & redemption – where love eventually triumphs over vengeance from the grave & beyond. Brought to life on the stage in a swirl of aerial & cirque magic!

Too Blunt!

Kelvin Blunt's solo show recounts his journey to weight loss, childhood crushes, and modern dating. Kelvin unpacks the intersectionality of race and sexual orientation--and pays homage to his mom and Janet Jackson. Use the code TOOBLUNT for $10 tix.

HOLLYWOODN’T

HOLLYWOODN'T is Lisa Verlo's solo show and personal journey across Hollywood's unsettling sexual landscape. Directed by and developed with Jessica Lynn Johnson, it is a musical memoir recounting Lisa’s experiences on the casting couches of LA.

Boxing Your Demons

From 2x winners of Best of Fringe! A groundbreaking immersive health & fitness program to cure moral hypocrisy & cognitive dissonance! Cute fitness attire and chakra crystals recommended.