2015 United Solo Special Award Nominations

United Solo honors performers who have made outstanding contributions to solo theatre. This year’s nominees are Tom Dugan, Cush Jumbo, James Lecesne, Benjamin Scheuer, and Wanda Sykes. As in the past, the recipient of the United Solo Special Award will be announced at the Festival’s Closing Gala. The winner will join an illustrious group of award recipients, including Anna Deavere Smith (2010), Patti LuPone (2011), John Leguizamo (2012), Fiona Shaw (2013), and Billy Crystal (2014).
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TICKETS are on SALE!

United Solo, the world’s largest solo theatre festival, is proud to present its sixth season at Theatre Row in the heart of New York City’s theatre district. Performers from six continents will present their unique works between September 17 and November 22, 2015. TICKETS are available NOW through Telecharge (www.telecharge.com or 212‑239‑6200) and at the Theatre Row Box Office (410 West 42nd Street, NYC). For the full calendar of performances, please visit www.unitedsolo.org/us/ufest
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2015 Submissions NOW OPEN

The 6th annual United Solo Festival invites local and international artists to submit their shows to the world’s largest solo theatre festival. World premieres and already-produced shows are equally welcome. Submitted proposals may represent storytelling, improv, dance, musical, puppetry, multimedia, stand-up, magic, tragedy, comedy, and other forms of solo performance. Selected shows will be presented between September 17 and November 22, 2015 at Theatre Row in New York City.

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The 2014 United Solo AWARDS Have Been Announced

The world’s largest solo theatre festival concluded its season with an awards ceremony held on Sunday, November 23, 2014 at Theatre Row on 42nd Street in New York City. It was the Closing Gala for a ten-week season of solo theatre and the fifth anniversary of the festival, a resident company at Theatre Row.
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The World’s Largest Solo Theatre Festival Begins Its Anniversary Season

Theatre Row on New York’s famous 42nd Street is home to the world’s largest solo theatre festival, United Solo. Its fifth season takes place September 18 — November 23, 2014 and features over 130 productions from six continents in categories including drama, comedy, stand-up, mime, and many more. This year’s Festival has grown five times bigger than the inaugural season, and brings far more exciting variety. TICKETS for all shows in this year’s United Solo are available at the Theatre Row Box Office, 410 West 42nd Street, open seven days a week from noon until the last curtain. Online and phone sales are provided by Telecharge, www.telecharge.com and 212.239.6200. The Box Office will keep a waiting list for the sold-out shows, and some last-minute openings may be available. For the full Festival schedule, visit www.unitedsolo.org/us/ufest
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