2012 Official Selection Announced

The United Solo team spent the last few weeks poring over great solo shows. Thanks to everyone who submitted their shows for consideration – we were truly thrilled and impressed by the variety and originality of numerous submissions. Check out the lineup of shows below. Tickets will be available at the Theatre ROW Box Office and online through Telecharge.

 

 

SHOWS INVITED TO PERFORM AT THE 2012 UNITED SOLO THEATRE FESTIVAL:

 

8 Ways my Mother was Conceived
Across Time
The Apple Tree, or Penis no. 7
Auditions, Zoe’s Auditions
Belfer (Prof.!)
Beyond Words
BIO‑HAZARD: (a relative comedy)
Blood on the Veil
Blood Type: RAGU
Breaking Rank!
The Bronx Queen
Brotherhood: The Hip Hopera
Bubba
Bully
Cancer Can’t Dance Like This
Charmed, I’m Sure
Cradle to Gravy: a Cook, a Wife, a Death & Two Sisters
Cry of the Mountain
Dar He: The Lynching of Emmett Till
Daughter of Salt
Dead Wrong
Death In Venice In First Person
DipKid
DIVA
The Echoes Off The Walls Underground Are Louder Than Your Footsteps Above Me
El Rey Vende Flores
EMERGENCY A La Carte
Everybody Lied to Me
Evolution of a Love Addict
Father Forgive Me For I Have Sinned
Father Joiner’s Purgative Poetry Project
Finding Elizabeth Taylor
Finding the Michaels
For the BENEFIT of Miss JENNIE GOURLAY
Frankenstein with Mary Shelley
free.dom – a solo of many people
G.E.M.S.
Growing Pains
Growing Up Jordy Pordy
Hanna’s Treasure Box
Hebrew School Horror
Hour Of The Wolf
In Search of O
Kissing Frogs: A Tale of Dating Misadventures in New York City
KING LAZ
Lady Luck is a Whore
A Large Family/Une Grande Famille
Let Them Eat Meat
Life – A One Woman Show
LifeLines
Linda Lovely Goes To Broadway
A Little Potato and Hard to Peel
Little Tunes
Longing for Grace
Lorraine Olsen is Figuratively Speaking
Love Frantic
Medea’s Got Some Issues
The Metamorphosis
MiddleMan
MONETTE
MOTSWANA
Mutant Olive
My Ongoing Problems with Kindness: Confessions of MOGO Girl
Naked Brazilian
Neon Man and Me
Normality
Odessa
OH MY IRMA
On The Outskirts Of Everything
Once Upon A Caterpillar
One Night With You
Perfume para entes o veneno pa’ la gente
The Picture of Dorian Gray
Pizza Flowers
Please Don’t Beat Me Up: Stories and Artifacts from Adolescence
Preparation Hex
A Raven Good Time with Edgar Allan Poe
Redheaded Stepchild
Rest In Pieces, A Stand‑Up Tragedy
RIPE
Running Into Me
Sailing by Night
SESSION
Sex, Religion & Other Hang-ups
Shackleton’s Antarctic Nightmare
Snakes I Have Known
SPIN
Still Standing
STUCK?
SuperHappyMelancholyexpialidocious
Talk to me about Shame
That Old Black Magic
TO CARRY ON… A Tribute to the Life & Music of Laura Nyro
TRAMP(ED)
Trevor’s Fire
URBAN ZEN
Vonnegut, Vonnegut!
WEST OF EDEN
Wing‑Man
Wrap Your Heart Around It

 

Full information available here.

 

 

IMPORTANT NOTICES:

 

All Applicants should receive an e‑mail from us with a status. Please check your inbox. Make sure that e‑mails from info@unitedsolo.org have not gone to your spam folder. If you did not receive an e‑mail from us with the subject FESTIVAL STATUS, e‑mail us immediately at info@unitedsolo.org.

 

Waiting List Artists may begin to be moved onto the participants list in July 2012. If your show has been selected as an alternate performance on a waiting list: check your e‑mails regularly. If we are not able to include your show this year, we encourage you to submit again in 2013.